17 May 2016
Lucknow: Over six years after it expelled Amar Singh, the Samajwadi Party today "unanimously" declared him as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls, setting the stage for his possible return to the party.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Congress will approach the Election Commission tomorrow to protest against the "misuse of government machinery" in the Rajya Sabha elections for two seats in Haryana yesterday which led to independent candidate R K Anand, backed by the party, losing the poll.
16 Oct 2016
Varanasi: At least 24 persons, most of them women, were crushed to death and 60 others injured in a stampede during a religious procession on Saturday.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday asked the party's Rajya Sabha members to adopt one Lok Sabha seat each where it had lost the last polls and nurse it like its representive in Parliament would with the purpose of ensuring the victory of its candidates in the next general elections.
16 Oct 2016
Washington:US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pledged that the United States and India would be ‘best friends’ if he is elected.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: With a year left before her term expires, Textile Minister Smriti Irani has curiously made some tweets expressing gratitude to the people of Gujarat, the state she represents in Rajya Sabha.
10 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks on 33-day long turmoil in Kashmir, the issue was taken up in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
06 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Congress today approached the Election Commission pleading against countermanding the election to four Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka in the backdrop of "sting operations" purportedly showing MLAs negotiating a money deal in exchange for their votes.
02 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Ahead of the long-delayed Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill being taken up by Rajya Sabha, the government has circulated to MPs the amendments it has proposed in the Constitution Amendment Bill to enable implementation of the tax.
12 Jun 2016
Chandigarh: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today demanded a thorough inquiry by the Election Commission, including a forensic examination of the pens with which the votes were cast, a day after votes of 14 legislators were cancelled leading to victory of a BJP-backed Independent candidate.