02 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The long-pending GST Bill was on Monday listed for consideration and passage in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday amidst strong indications that the most far-reaching taxation reform in independent India would be supported by Congress and all other major political parties.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu took oath today as a nominated memeber of the Rajya Sabha.
07 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Noted bollywood actress Rekha and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar zero attendance in the Upper House of Parliament has drawn sharp criticism from fellow Parliamentarians. Leaders of various political parties, including Congress has criticised both for not being regular in the house. Politicos said that celebrities should understand their responsibilities.
01 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The BJP on Monday issued a whip to its Rajya Sabha members to be present in the House for the next three days, sources said.
01 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Rajya Sabha member Sasikala Pushpa, who reportedly slapped DMK MP Tiruchi Siva at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport, on Monday broke down in Parliament and claimed, “There is a threat to my life.”
30 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The government on Friday listed the much-awaited GST Bill for consideration and passage in Rajya Sabha's agenda for the next week.
25 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu today said he relinquished his Rajya Sabha membership as he was repeatedly being "asked to stay away from Punjab" which he was not prepared to do.
21 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Taking a jibe at BJP for rising prices, Congress MP Pramod Tiwari today said when the ruling party will go to seek votes, it will face the ire of housewives as the prices of pulses and vegetables have skyrocketed.
20 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Opposition led by Congress today forced two adjournments of the Rajya Sabha in the pre-noon session over attacks of Dalits in Gujarat.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The Centre today assured that it would speak to Maharashtra government to get the demolished Ambedkar Bhavan at Dadar in Mumbai restored as a memorial.