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Federal Front becoming stronger with each passing day: TMC Mar 8, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, March 8, (ANI): Exuding confidence that the Federal Front is gaining strength with each passing day, Trinamool Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP, K D Singh, on Saturday said that the front propped by TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will emerge victorious at the coming general elections.
Whistle blowers Protection Bill passed in Rajya Sabha Feb 21, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, Feb.21 (ANI): Rajya Sabha passed the Whistle Blowers Protection Bill on Friday in the last parliamentary session of the UPA-II government.
New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury has alleged that there was a "match fixing" between the ruling party and the main Opposition party for the passage of Telangana Bill in the Rajya Sabha.
Rajya Sabha passes Telangana Bill Feb 20, 8:56 pm
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill or the Telangana Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday in the face of noisy protests.
Telangana Bill tabled in Rajya Sabha Feb 20, 4:50 pm
New Delhi, Feb.20 (ANI): Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Wednesday tabled the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill or the Telangana Bill, in the Rajya Sabha amidst a din.
Telangana Bill to be introduced in Rajya Sabha today Feb 20, 10:07 am
New Delhi, Feb 20 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill will come up for discussion in Rajya Sabha today.
Govt. to table Telangana Bill tomorrow, RS adjourned for day Feb 19, 6:30 pm
New Delhi, Feb.19 (ANI): After the failing to present the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill or the Telangana Bill in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, the government will table the bill in the House tomorrow.
CPI vows to support Telangana bill in Rajya Sabha Feb 19, 11:44 am
New Delhi, Feb.19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Wednesday said his party would support the Telangana bill in the Rajya Sabha. The bill is meant to divide Andhra Pradesh in two parts.
India needs hardcore politician as PM: Jaitley Feb 16, 9:14 am
New Delhi, Feb.16 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley has said that India needs a hardcore politician as prime minister.
Andhra CM and Rajya Sabha MPs' should also be expelled: BJP Feb 11, 6:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): Reacting to the expulsion of six Congress MPs' from the Lok Sabha by the party for protesting against the Telangana Bill in Parliament, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesman Prakash Javadekar said the Congress should also expel its Rajya Sabha MPs' and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy.
Telangana rocks Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned for the day, RS adjourned till 2 p.m. Feb 10, 12:54 pm
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The issue of Telangana statehood continued to rock Parliament on Monday, forcing the Lok Sabha to adjourn for the day, while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 p.m.
Bhubaneswar/Kolkata, Feb.8 (ANI): Leaders of the Congress, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) and Trinamool Congress (TMC) from eastern states have won seats in the Rajya Sabha.
Disruptions continue in Parliament, Lok Sabha adjourned for the day, RS till 2.30 p.m. Feb 7, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): The issue of Telangana statehood, plight of Tamil Nadu fishermen and other issues continued to rock Parliament on Friday, forcing the Lok Sabha to adjourn for the day, while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2:30 p.m.
Election to vacant seats of Rajya Sabha to take place today Feb 7, 10:27 am
New Delhi, Feb 7 (ANI): Biennial polls to the Rajya Sabha in four States covering 18 seats will be held today.
Telangana, Tamil fishermens' plight in Sri Lanka force Lok Sabha to adjourn for the day, Rajya Sabha till 2 p.m. Feb 6, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Feb 6 (ANI): The issue of Telangana statehood continued to mar proceedings in Parliament for the second consecutive day on Thursday, forcing the Lok Sabha to adjourn for the day, while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 p.m.
New Delhi, Feb.5 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the Anti-Communal Violence Bill could not introduced in the Rajya Sabha because the competence to enact such a law is vested only with the state legislature.
New Delhi, Feb 5 (ANI): The Lok Sabha has been adjourned till tomorrow, while the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2 p.m. today following an uproar over Telangana and Arunachal Pradesh student Nido Taniam's killing.
Both houses of Parliament adjourned till noon Feb 5, 12:14 pm
New Delhi, Feb.5 (ANI): The last session of current Parliament got off to a rocky start today, as both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were adjourned till 12 noon.
'I expected Jaitley to react to "back of a postage stamp" remark on Modi,' says Chidambaram Jan 30, 4:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan.30 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday said e was not surprised by Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley's reaction to his "back of a postage stamp" comment on BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
New Delhi, Jan.29 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, as advised by the Prime Minister, has accepted the resignation of Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja, with immediate effect.
New Delhi, Jan.28 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP), Mohammed Adeeb on Tuesday said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal should focus more on national issues like foreign policy, and economic growth apart from corruption before contesting for the upcoming general elections.
Guwahati, Dec.20 (ANI): The Assam unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spearheaded a 24-hour-long shutdown in protest against the tabling of a Constitutional Amendment Bill in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, to facilitate the swapping of land enclaves with Bangladesh.
Arrest of Devyani Khobragade will be repulsed in strongest possible manner: Khurshid Dec 18, 6:12 pm
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that the government fully supports and stands by diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who was arrested, stripped searched and placed in a jail with drug addicts in New York over commiting an alleged visa fraud.
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): Question Hour was suspended in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday to take up the arrest and maltreatment of India's Deputy Consul General in New York Devyani Khobragade.
Kiran Bedi urges MPs to pass Lokpal Bill in Lok Sabha today Dec 18, 11:32 am
Ralegan Siddhi/ New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): A day after the Rajya Sabha passed the Lokpal Bill, veteran social activist Anna Hazare's aide and former police officer Kiran Bedi on Wednesday appealed to the members of the Lok Sabha to ensure smooth passage of the legislation.
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