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Rajya Sabha adjourned till Friday following uproar over conversion issue(Update:Parliament) Dec 18, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): With a united opposition mounting pressure on the government and demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the religious conversion row, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 11 a.m. Friday, following uproar over the issue .
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): With a united opposition mounting pressure on the government and demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the religious conversion row, the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2 p.m. following uproar over the issue.
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): Pandemonium and uproar continued to dominate proceedings in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, with a relentless opposition repeatedly demanding a debate on the conversion issue under Rule 267 and a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Jaitley says arrogant opposition not letting Rajya Sabha function Dec 18, 12:37 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that the Rajya Sabha is not being able to function due to the arrogance of the opposition parties.
Opposition stalls proceedings in Rajya Sabha, demands PM make statement on conversion issue Dec 17, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec.17 (ANI): The opposition stalled proceedings in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday over a repeated demand that Prime Minister Narendra Modi be called to the Upper House to make a statement on the conversion row that has hogged national headlines for the past few days.
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Tuesday said that the opposition is unanimous in its decision that the Rajya Sabha won't be allowed to function until Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends the House and participates in the debate and gives a reply on the issue of forced conversion.
Will continue to oppose Insurance Bill, says Yechury Dec 16, 12:15 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 15 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) Politburo member Sitaram Yechury on Tuesday said his party will continue to oppose the Insurance Amendment Bill, which is likely to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha today.
Jethmalani says controversy over Good Governance Day 'useless' Dec 15, 4:35 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 15 (ANI): Rajya Sabha MP Ram Jethmalani on Monday termed the controversy over 'Good Governance Day' celebration as useless, saying it was draining the nation of its valuable time and energy.
New Delhi, Dec.4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reportedly met with key NDA Ministers to discuss the ongoing logjam in the Winter Session of Parliament over the controversial remarks of Union Food Processing Industries Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti, and is expected to appear in the Rajya Sabha during Question Hour to answer questions related to departments under his charge.
Rajya Sabha passes Bill on panel for CBI chief's appointment Nov 27, 8:13 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Delhi Special Police Establishment (Amendment) Bill, 2014 wherein, the CBI director will henceforth be selected by a panel comprising of the Prime Minister, Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha or the leader of the single largest party in the House and Chief Justice of India or any Supreme Court Judge.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday dubbed the walk-out staged by the Congress and other opposition parties from the Rajya Sabha during Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's reply on the black money issue as 'politics'.
Chandigarh, Nov. 25 (ANI): Union Ministers Birender Singh and Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday filed their nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha bye-election from Haryana.
Lok Sabha will not shift timing of Question Hour: Speaker Nov 23, 12:07 pm
New Delhi, Nov.23 (ANI): The Lok Sabha will not be shifting the timing of Question Hour, as is being planned by the Rajya Sabha from the Winter Session beginning Monday, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said.
New Delhi, Nov. 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has nominated Union Ministers Birender Singh and Suresh Prabhu for Rajya Sabha bye-election from Haryana.
Delhi Court asks CBI to further probe Darda coal scam case Nov 20, 12:21 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): A Special Court in Delhi directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to further investigate an alleged scam in coal block allocation, involving Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda.
Parrikar, nine others elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from UP Nov 14, 7:47 am
Lucknow, Nov.14 (ANI): All ten candidates from Uttar Pradesh who were seeking to elected to the Rajya Sabha, including Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, have been elected unopposed.
Lucknow, Nov. 10 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday assured to serve the nation to the best of his abilities, even as he filed his nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh.
Lucknow, Nov. 10 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday filed his nomination papers for election to the Rajya Sabha.
P.L. Punia files nomination for Rajya Sabha polls Nov 7, 4:34 pm
Lucknow, Nov. 7 (ANI): Congress leader P. L. Punia on Friday filed his nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha polls from Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): Claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has the most number of Members of Parliament (MP) facing criminal charges, Deputy Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Wednesday pointed out that the BJP's association with D.P Yadav only reveals what the party stands for and its preferences.
Sanjay Singh condoles policeman's death in Amethi clash Sep 15, 3:53 pm
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), Sept. 15 (ANI): Congress Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh on Monday condoled the demise of a policeman, who was killed in Amethi yesterday during the clash between his supporters and those of his son.
Amethi clash: 18 arrested, one media person injured(Update) Sep 14, 6:13 pm
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), Sept. 14 (ANI): The District Magistrate of Amethi Jagatraj Tripathi, on Sunday informed that 18 people have been arrested so far following the clash between supporters Congress Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh and his son Anant Vikram Singh.
Amethi (Uttar Pradesh), Sept. 14 (ANI): One policeman was killed as supporters of Congress Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh and his son Anant Vikram Singh clashed in Amethi on Sunday.
New Delhi, Sept.12 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Dilip Tirkey has been appointed as parliamentary party leader in the Rajya Sabha after former Odisha minister Kalpataru Das resigned from that position.
Ghulam Nabi Azad praises PM Modi for offering support to PoK Sep 8, 9:27 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8, (ANI): Senior Congress leader and the Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for offering support to Pakistan for the flood-affetced parts of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK). He said, "I am happy that our Prime Minister has shown statesmanship by offering support to PoK."
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