28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is expected to mount a scathing attack on the government in the Lok Sabha on the issue of rising prices of essential commodities.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The concept of ‘One nation one tax’ is likely to become a reality as the government got success to make consensus among opposition parties, including Congress over passage of the long-pending legislation Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Rajya Sabha.
20 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Adopting a strident stand towards Supreme Court's curbs on Dahi Handi in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena today said people will foil such attempts to hinder celebration of Hindu festivals.
22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Ruling BJP members today forced an adjournment of Rajya Sabha till noon demanding action against Aam Aadmi Party's Lok Sabha MP Bhagwant Mann for allegedly compromising security by videographing the Parliament complex and putting it on social media.
10 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh hit out at and said that violence in the Kashmir valley was being sponsored by it. He was replying to a debate on Kashmir unrest in the Rajya Sabha.
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.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Union Ministers Piyush Goyal, Nirmala Sitharaman and M Venkaiah Naidu, former finance Minister P Chidambaram as well as SP leader Amar Singh were among 43 newly-elected and re-elected members of Rajya Sabha who took oath today.
22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Lok Sabha proceedings were washed out today following uproar over AAP member Bhagwant Mann's video of Parliament House by members, mostly from ruling BJP, with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan terming it a "serious issue" and assuring protesting members that some action would be taken.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: India's Test captain Virat Kohli congratulated his childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma on being selected for the Dronacharya award on Tuesday.
04 Aug 2016
New Delhi: After much political slugfest between the government and opposition, the long awaited Goods and Services Tax Bill (GST) finally passed the Rajya Sabha test on Wednesday. Now, political and legislative decks are clear to make the concept of ‘one nation one tax’ a reality.