08 Aug 2012
Wednesday was cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's first day in parliament as a nominated member.
21 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Union Agriculture Minister and NCP president Sharad Pawar will file his nomination papers for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections from Maharashtra on January 24.
02 May 2016
New Delhi: Embattled Indian liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya resigned as a member of the country's upper house of Parliament, several television news channels reported today.
29 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A defiant Subramanian Swamy has challenged the expunging of his comments by the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman, calling the decision as arbitrary, unreasonable and against the House rules.
12 May 2016
New Delhi: The Budget Session of Parliament, which began as a new session on April 25, is likley to end early with Lok Sabha being adjourned sine die late last evening and Rajya Sabha today.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu took oath today as a nominated memeber of the Rajya Sabha.
24 Jun 2014
Chennai: Stage is set for declaring AIADMK's A Navaneethakrishnan as the winning candidate in the by-poll to Rajya Sabha, as nominations of other four candidates were rejected on Monday.
05 Aug 2016
New Delhi: After high voltage Pakistan visit of Rajnath Singh to participate in the SAARC Home Ministers Meet, the home minister on Friday briefed Rajya Sabha about the eventful tour. Members of the Upper House cutting across all party lines appreciated Rajnath Singh’s strong and terse message to the Pakistan establishment on the terrorism issue.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Main opposition Congress and most other parties, except AIADMK, today expressed support, with certain conditions, to the introduction of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the country as the Rajya Sabha took up the much-delayed bill to amend the Constitution for allowing the measure.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Terming the Goods and Services Bill as the most reformative tax reform, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday moved the bill in Rajya Sabha.