07 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Notification for the fourth phase of the Bihar Assembly elections will be issued today and the last day for filing of nomination papers is the till October 14.
24 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Judiciary cannot monitor the business of Parliament as doing so would be 'overstepping' its boundary and crossing the 'lakshman rekha', the Supreme Court observed today while dismissing a petition seeking guidelines to ensure uninterrupted functioning of Parliament.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Yesteryear Bollywood star Rekha on Tuesday turned up to attend the proceedings of the Rajya Sabha amidst criticism for attending only seven sittings since being nominated two years ago.
07 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Congress and the BJP yesterday issued whips to party MPs asking them to be present in full strength in the Rajya Sabha today as tension mounted over suspension of 25 Congress members in Lok Sabha, Vyapam scam and Lalit Modi row.
09 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Sulking BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha, who has been at loggerheads with the party and virtually dared it to take action, tonight emphatically said he has never ever crossed the 'lakshman rekha' in the party.
08 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Two Bahujan Samaj Party candidates on Saturday filed their nomination papers for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh. Rajaram and Veer Singh filed two sets of nomination papers each, said Returning Officer and Principal Secretary of the Vidhan Sabha Pradeep Kumar Dubey.
07 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Senior Congress leader PL Punia on Thursday filed his nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha in the presence of senior party leaders and legislators. Accompanied by UPCC President Nirmal Khatri, AICC in-charge in the state Madhusudan Mistry and Member of Parliament Pramod Tewari, Punia filed his papers before the principal secretary of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Pradip Dubey.
21 Sep 2015
Patna: Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today filed his nomination papers for the state assembly polls from Makhdumpur assembly constituency as a Hindustan Awami Morcha (HAM) candidate.
03 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Six Samajwadi Party (SP) candidates on Monday filed their nomination papers in Uttar Pradesh for the Rajya Sabha polls later this month.
24 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day till Monday after heated exchanges between Opposition and Treasury benches over Lalit Modi, Vyapam and other issues.