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Kapu protest: Police files FIR against 27 persons   Feb 4, 1:16 pm
Tuni (Andhra Pradesh), Feb. 4 (ANI): The Tuni police in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh filed cases against former minister and Kapu leader Mudragada Padmanabham, former Union Minister M.M. Pallam Raju, Rajya Sabha member V. Hanumantha Rao (Congress), former Ministers Botcha Satyanarayana (YSR Congress), Vatti Vasanta Kumar (Congress), Kanna Lakshminarayana (Bharatiya Janata Party), B.V.Chandra Mohan Rao, and 20 others.
JD (U) dubs Athawale's concern for Dalits as 'hypocrisy'  Jan 28, 8:58 am
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Thursday dubbed Rajya Sabha MP Ramdas Athawale's concern for Dalits as 'hypocrisy' after the latter demanded that members of the community be allowed to possess firearms given a "vertical rise" in incidents of "atrocities" against them.
Govt. adamant to gag freedom of minority institution: Tyagi  Jan 23, 10:42 am
New Delhi, Jan. 23 (ANI): Attacking the Centre over questioning the minority status of Aligarh Muslim University and Jamia Milia, K. C. Tyagi JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP on Saturday accused the government of being adamant to gag the freedom of minority institutions.
BJP's Vinay Katiyar detained by Uttar Pradesh police  Jan 18, 8:40 pm
Kanpur, Jan. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior leader and Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Katiyar was detained on Monday by the Uttar Pradesh police on his way to violence-hit Fatehpur.
Malda incident: JD (U) MP dubs allegations against him a 'conspiracy'  Jan 12, 12:13 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) Rajya Sabha MP Ghulam Rasool Balyawi on Tuesday denied accusations of his alleged involvement in the Malda incident, saying it was a conspiracy against him.
Vijay Goel rides bicycle on Day One of 'Odd-Even' scheme  Jan 1, 1:34 pm
New Delhi, Jan.1 (ANI): Despite differences between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the roll out of 'Odd-Even' scheme on Friday witnessed Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Goel using a bicycle to reach Hanuman Mandir in the national capital.
Saradha scam: Judicial remand of accused extended till Jan 11  Dec 30, 11:00 am
Kolkata, Dec.30 (ANI): A Kolkata court yesterday extended the judicial remand of suspended Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Kunal Ghosh, Saradha group chairman Sudipta Sen and his close associate Debjani Mukherjee in cases related to the Saradha scam.
Passage of Juvenile Justice Bill to set new benchmark in protecting children: Kailash Satyarthi  Dec 22, 11:11 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): Welcoming the Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill passed by the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, Nobel Peace Laureate and child rights' champion Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday hailed it as "a major legislative reform measure towards holistic child protection and development".
No BJP MP challenged Kirti Azad's allegations against Jaitley: Congress  Dec 22, 9:48 pm
New Delhi, Dec, 22 (ANI): Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday pointed out that no Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP or minister present in the Rajya Sabha contested the charges levelled by BJP MP Kirti Azad against Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, which showed that they agreed to Azad.
Only hanging of all accused will be 'true tribute' to Nirbhaya: Parents  Dec 22, 7:55 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): Thanking all the MPs to help pass the Juvenile Justice Bill in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, Nirbhaya's parents said only hanging of all the accused will be a true tribute to their daughter.
Juvenile Justice Bill passed in Rajya Sabha  Dec 22, 7:55 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday passed the Juvenile Justice Bill.
JJB should be passed after healthy discussion: TMC  Dec 22, 10:45 am
New Delhi, Dec.22 (ANI): With Rajya Sabha to take up the legislation of Juvenile Justice Bill for discussion, Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien on Tuesday said the Bill should be passed in the Parliament today without any further delay after having a healthy discussion.
RS to take up Juvenile Justice Bill today  Dec 22, 8:41 am
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha will take up the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill, 2015 for consideration and passage today.
Congress assures to Jyoti's parents passage of juvenile bill tomorrow  Dec 21, 9:57 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): The Congress on Monday assured Jyoti Singh's parents the passage of the Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill in the Rajya Sabha tomorrow.
DCW chief appeals to MPs to pass Juvenile Amendment Bill  Dec 21, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): After the Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the plea by the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) against the release of the juvenile offender in the December 16 gang-rape case, DCW chief Swati Maliwal urged the Rajya Sabha MPs to unitedly pass the juvenile law.
Rajya Sabha passes SC/ST Amendment Bill  Dec 21, 3:08 pm
New Delhi, Dec.21 (ANI): In a landmark move, the Rajya Sabha on Monday passed the SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Bill.
It's a black day, Govt., RS have failed women of this country: DCW  Dec 21, 1:48 pm
New Delhi, Dec.21 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Monday described the Supreme Court's dismissal of her plea to keep the juvenile offender involved in the December 16, 2012 gangrape case in continued detention as a black day for the country. She also squarely blamed members of the Rajya Sabha for delaying the passing of the pending Juvenile Justice Bill, which would have ensured what she and other women wanted.
DDCA scam: Congress gives adjournment notice in RS  Dec 21, 10:33 am
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): The Congress gave an adjournment notice in the Rajya Sabha today over the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) issue.
BJP's double standards will be exposed, says Tulsi  Dec 19, 7:00 pm
Chandigarh, Dec.19 (ANI): Terming the allegations on National Herald case as a vendetta, senior advocate and Congress's Rajya Sabha MP K.T.S. Tulsi on Saturday said the double standards of the NDA led Government at the Centre will be exposed.
Congress party real authors of GST, says Anand Sharma  Dec 19, 5:41 pm
New Delhi, Dec.19 (ANI): Congress MP and deputy leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma on Saturday said the Congress party is the real author of GST(Goods and Services Tax) Bill and assured that the country will have GST after debate with the government.
Subramanian Swamy's 'mischievous' complaint politically motivated: Congress  Dec 19, 4:26 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Senior Congress leader and deputy leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma on Saturday alleged that it was mischief on the part of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to file a 'politically motivated' complaint in a local court in 2012 regarding the National Herald case, adding that the grand old party believes and respects the judicial system of the country.
RS to function smoothly post all-party meet  Dec 19, 7:57 am
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha will function smoothly from Monday as all parties have agreed for passage of six pending legislations in the remaining period of the Winter Session.
Will support SC/ST, Appropriation Bill in Parliament: Congress  Dec 18, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, Nov.18 (ANI): Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said the Congress Party will support the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Bill and the Appropriation Bill in the Parliament however denied any talks on the Goods and Services Tax bill in the all party meeting held today.
Rajya Sabha: 58 MPs give notice for Pardiwala's impeachment  Dec 18, 1:40 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): At least 58 Rajya Sabha MPs on Friday gave the notice for the impeachment of Gujarat High Court Judge JP Pardiwala for his alleged anti-reservation remarks.
RS adjourned till 2.30 p.m. after uproar over Arunachal issue  Dec 18, 1:31 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2.30 p.m after an unrelenting opposition refused to allow proceedings to continue till the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh J.P. Rajkhowa is recalled.