15 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party MP Jugal Kishore today joined BJP, a move the saffron party claims will help it woo crucial Dalit voters in Uttar Pradesh, which will go to the polls early next year.
23 Jan 2016
Muzaffarnagar: BJP leader Kapil Aggarwal today filed nomination papers for Muzaffarnagar assembly by-election slated for February 13 here.
28 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Asam Sahitya Sabha (ASS) yesterday termed the recent demand made by the Bodo Sahitya Sabha to declare Bodo as the official language in the Bodoland Territorial Area districts as 'unconstitutional'.
27 Nov 2015
Bhubaneswar: BJD president and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today named Narendra Kumar Swain as the party candidate for the Rajya Sabha by-polls scheduled to be held on December 14.
12 Nov 2015
Chennai: N Rajendran, former member of Rajya Sabha representing AIADMK and now a DMK leader in Tuticorin district was found dead with a bullet injury yesterday.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Khekiho Zhimomi, a Rajya Sabha Member of Nagaland People's Front, died at AIIMS this morning following a stroke. The 69-year-old leader was admitted to the hospital here three days ago. He was shifted to ICU last evening and was declared dead at 6.20 AM today.
07 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Delhi government's decision to allow odd-even number cars to ply on alternative days from next month, today came in for sharp criticism from Opposition in Rajya Sabha, which dubbed it as 'impractical and weird' and called for its reconsideration.
07 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Maharashtra Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam and Congress leader Bhai Jagtap today filed nomination papers for two seats from Mumbai in the biennial State Legislative Council elections scheduled on December 27.
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.