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India16, Jun 2020, 3:23 PM
#IndiaChinaFaceOff: China comes under fire for clashing with Indian Army during de-escalation
During the de-escalation process in Galwan Valley, a violent face-off took place last night which led to casualties. The loss of lives on the Indian side includes an officer and 2 soldiers.
India13, Jun 2020, 6:06 PM
Rajya Sabha polls 2020: Karnataka elects 4 new MPs unanimously to Upper House
The state's ruling party, BJP is sending two new MPs to parliament -- the relatively unknown Eranna Kadadi and Ashok Gasti while former PM HD Deve Gowda will be heading back to parliament backed by his party, JD(S).
India12, Jun 2020, 7:06 PM
Arunachal Pradesh: BJP wins Rajya Sabha seat
The Election Commission had on June 2 issued notification for holding election to the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Arunachal Pradesh along with other states.
India9, Jun 2020, 11:07 AM
BJP surprises by naming Eranna Kadadi, Ashok Gasti for Rajya Sabha polls in Karnataka
Notably, the BJP high command ignored the recommendations of the party's Karnataka state unit and named Kadadi and Gasti, both of who reportedly belong to RSS background
India7, Jun 2020, 1:50 PM
Rajya Sabha polls: Karnataka BJP sends three names to Centre
Sources said several names were discussed at the core committee meeting which resulted in the decision to send three names -- Prabhakar Kore, Ramesh Katti and Prakash Shetty, to the party high command.
India4, Jun 2020, 4:47 PM
Kerala elephant killing: MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar again appeals to amend PCA Act
In 2016, during the zero hour in the parliament, Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar had raised the issue about animal cruelty and appealed to amend The Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act (PCA)
India31, May 2020, 2:45 PM
Algorithms of social media giants restrict right to freedom of expression: Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has spoken about how media giants are violating the right to freedom of expression. He added that freedom of speech in India can be restricted under Article 19 (2) of the Indian Constitution under specific circumstances and there should not be direct or indirect censorship of free speech in other cases as it is guaranteed under Article 19(1)(A).
India29, May 2020, 1:52 PM
Rajya Sabha staffer tests positive for COVID-19; part of Parliament Annexe sealed
India's COVID-19 count has crossed the 1.6 lakh mark and a total of 4,706 people have lost their lives due to the infection
India27, May 2020, 3:24 PM
Mission MSME: Rajeev Chandrashekar urges FM to ensure financial support
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar appealed to finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, listed suggestions on how to ensure MSMEs get funds. A day ago, he suggested measures to improve the livelihoods of women entrepreneurs as also reboot economy amid the coronavirus pandemic.
India26, May 2020, 5:30 PM
Rajeev Chandrasekhar takes up mission to protect MSME women entrepreneurs; provides suggestions to FM
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has written a letter to finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman where he has listed suggestions to improve the livelihoods of women entrepreneurs as also reboot economy amid the coronavirus pandemic
India16, May 2020, 12:39 PM
India's response to coronavirus pandemic and enforced lockdown
So far the death rate in India appears far better, according to health ministry data, with 2,752 fatalities reported, compared with China’s 4,600
India2, May 2020, 1:06 PM
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar lauds PM Modi for helping migrants reach home
Migrant workers, students and others stranded in different parts of the country are allowed to return home by special trains that will be run by the Indian Railways, the Union home ministry said on Friday.
India28, Apr 2020, 12:48 PM
Punjab hand chopping case: Andhra Pradesh cops salute Harjeet Singh's bravery, wish for speedy recovery
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar too showed his solidarity for Punjab SI Harjeet Singh and wrote that the recovery of of his hand is a source of inspiration and upliftment
India21, Apr 2020, 12:47 PM
Rajya Sabha MP says big change post COVID-19 should be governance and urbanisation
Coronavirus has become a wake-up call for thousands. When the virus spread can only be stopped with social distancing, what will the slum people do to maintain social distancing? Where will they go to maintain social distancing norms?