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.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir, the terms of which are set to expire next month, will be held on February seven, the Election Commission (EC) announced on Monday.
13 Jun 2014
Chennai: AIADMK general secretary and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has announced that the party would field former advocate general A Navaneethakrishnan as its candidate for July 3 Rajya Sabha election.
20 Apr 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: On expected lines, two UDF candidates, including former Union minister Vayalar Ravi and an Opposition LDF nominee were elected to the Rajya Sabha from Kerala in the polls held on Monday.
07 Jun 2014
Aizawl: The Mizo National Front (MNF) would contest the election to the lone Mizoram Rajya Sabha seat to be held on June 19, party vice-president R Lalthangliana on Saturday said.
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.
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.
19 Jun 2014
Hyderabad: Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman would file her nomination for the Rajya Sabha election from Andhra Pradesh on June 21.
06 Jun 2014
Patna: A career diplomat and famous litterateur Pavan Kumar Verma is doing the rounds for Rajya Sabha. The elections to three RS seats will be held in Bihar on June 19.