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UP Govt. putting huge pressure on voters: Mohammad Adeeb  Apr 19, 11:18 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament (MP) and Member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), Mohammed Adeeb on Saturday said that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and the Uttar Pradesh Government that is being run by his son Akhilesh Yadav, are putting huge pressure on voters to vote in favour of the Samajwadi Party, and has urged the Election Commission to examine the matter on priority.
Country desires to see Mamata-Hazare rally at Ramlila  Mar 12, 1:22 pm
New Delhi, March 12, (ANI): Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha MP (Member of Parliament) and party general secretary Derek O' Brien has expressed satisfaction over the TMC's plunge into the national scene, and its prospects ahead of the 2014 general elections.
BJP lauds SC decision to expedite trial of tainted lawmakers   Mar 11, 3:07 pm
New Delhi, Mar.11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley on Tuesday, welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to expedite the trial of Members of Parliament (MPs) and Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) against whom cases of serious offences are pending.
Amar Singh, Jaya Prada join Rashtriya Lok Dal  Mar 10, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Mar 10 (ANI): Samajwadi Party dissident and Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh and Rampur MP Jaya Prada joined the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) on Monday.
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.
Match-fixing by Congress, BJP in Rajya Sabha gives birth to Telangana: Yechury  Feb 21, 10:40 am
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.
Congress, BJD, TMC leaders from eastern states win Rajya Sabha seats  Feb 8, 1:24 pm
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.
Only state legislature can enact Anti-Communal Violence law: Jaitley  Feb 5, 8:27 pm
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.
Nido Taniam, Telangana rock Parliament; LS adjourned till tomorrow, RS till 2 pm  Feb 5, 2:21 pm
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.
Kumari Selja resigns as Minister, set to enter Rajya Sabha from Haryana  Jan 29, 7:16 pm
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.
AAP should also focus on national issues apart from corruption: Mohd. Adeeb  Jan 28, 10:38 am
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.