14 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Actor Aamir Khan said that if he is offered a nomination to the Rajya Sabha, he will "think" about it. Asked whether he would like to be nominated to the Rajya Sabha like cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actress Rekha, Aamir said, "I won't comment on what they are doing. They are my friends.
27 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The attack in Gurdaspur resonated in Lok Sabha today with members cutting across party lines condemning it and saying that the incident demonstrated that the terror threat to India is 'perceptible' and that all force should be used to fight the scourge.
28 Apr 2012
Bollywood diva Rekha, cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar and businesswoman-social worker Anu Aga have been nominated to the Rajya Sabha followed by a stamp of approval from President Pratibha Patil on Thursday. On this occasion the film fraternity has extended its best wishes to them and said good people would do good work.
04 Jul 2015
Amethi: Anant Vikram Singh, son of Rajya Sabha Member and Congress leader Sanjay Singh was arrested today in connection with murder case of a constable here, police said.
06 May 2015
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Wednesday unanimously passed a historic bill to operationalise the Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh that provides for exchange of territories to settle the 41-year border issue.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Wednesday approved a bill to amend the Companies Act with an aim of promoting ease of doing business with as Finance Minister Arun Jaitley saying the law will be reviewed further by an expert committee to be set up shortly to see where the "shoe pinches".
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a rare legislative action, a private member's Bill seeking to protect the rights of transgenders was passed unanimously by voice vote in Rajya Sabha on Friday.
08 May 2015
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha proceedings were disrupted by repeated adjournments on Friday following uproar by Congress, demanding the resignation of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari following a CAG report alleging irregularities involving loan extended to his family-linked Purti group.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav has stoked a controversy by questioning Vice President Hamid Ansari's absence at the Yoga Day event in the capital but later apologised after he was criticised on the social media platform.
05 May 2015
New Delhi: The controversial Real Estate Bill, that seeks to regulate realty business, was on Tuesday put off indefinitely after a united opposition insisted on sending it to a Select Committee of Parliament in Rajya Sabha where the ruling NDA is in a minority.