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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."
Lawyer K T S Tulsi welcomes SC verdict on tainted ministers Aug 27, 2:13 pm
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): Senior lawyer and Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament K T S Tulsi today welcomed the Supreme Court's decision not to disqualify ministers with criminal backgrounds and for saying that it was the prerogative of the Prime Minister and Chief Ministers to do so.
Amar Singh meets Mulayam, denies joining SP Aug 19, 12:58 pm
Lucknow, Aug. 19 (ANI): After holding a meeting with his former mentor and Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh today denied reports of him joining the party from which he was expelled in 2010.
No plans to join SP: Amar Singh Aug 17, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, Aug 17 (ANI): Former Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) Amar Singh today denied having any plans to re- join the party.
No re-entry for Amar Singh in SP: Ram Gopal Yadav Aug 17, 4:12 pm
Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 17 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ram Gopal Yadav today rejected reports of former SP leader and Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) Amar Singh's re-entry into the party.
BJP passing bills they opposed earlier: Congress Aug 14, 6:55 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 14 (ANI): Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today said that the budgets and the bills that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is passing in the parliament while in power today are the same ones that they had opposed when they were in the opposition.
New Delhi, Aug.14 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the landmark National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2014 by a voice vote.
Women's Reservation Bill lapses Aug 14, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): The Women's Reservation Bill has lapsed after the bill, which was passed in the Rajya Sabha on March 9, 2010 and was sent for the approval of the Lok Sabha, was never taken up in the Lower House.
Opposition forces Insurance Bill into Select Committee Aug 14, 3:13 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 14 (ANI): The Insurance Bill has been sent to the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha after the government was unable to garner the support of the opposition. The bill proposes to hike foreign direct investment in the insurance sector to 49 percent from 26 percent.
New Delhi, Aug. 13 (ANI): Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh said on Wednesday that to stop the tsunami led by the Modi government, all the other parties need to come together.
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