Rajya Sabha(Search results - 138)
India25, Feb 2020, 5:12 PM IST
ECI makes announcement: Polls to 55 Rajya Sabha seats from 17 states on March 26
Election Commission of India stated that the biennial elections to the Council of States to fill the seats of 55 Rajya Sabha members from 17 states will be held on March 26
India13, Feb 2020, 8:45 PM IST
Post Pulwama, India showed Pakistan terrorism has a cost: Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar
It's one year since the deadly Pulwama attack. Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar spoke exclusively to Asianet Newsable about India's strength and fight against terrorism
India16, Jan 2020, 10:38 AM IST
Inscribing notes with Goddess Lakshmi’s image may improve rupee condition: Subramanian Swamy
Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy was speaking to reporters after addressing a lecture series titled 'Swami Vivekananda Vyakhyanmala' in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa district
INDIA13, Jan 2020, 4:08 PM IST
Find out why Subramanian Swamy feels history books need to be rewritten keeping Vivekananda in mind
Paying his tributes to the patriot monk of India, Swami Vivekananda on his birth anniversary (January 12), Subramanian Swamy, the BJP Rajya Sabha MP urged youth to imbibe traits and tenets like courage and selflessness from him.
India26, Dec 2019, 12:07 PM IST
Angry politicos want probe into Mangaluru violence to reveal those responsible for conspiracy soon
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, irked over the unruly behaviour of the protesters pelting stones at the police and trying to set a police station on fire in Karnataka’s Mangaluru, said those who take law into their hands will have to bear the consequences.
INDIA22, Dec 2019, 10:18 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh government plans to increase number of districts to 25
Rajya Sabha MP V Vijaya Sai Reddy said Andhra Pradesh government is planning to increase the number of districts from 13 to 25 in the state. The MP made this announcement while he was participating in the birthday celebrations of YSRCP chief and chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy at the party headquarters in Visakhapatnam.
India19, Dec 2019, 7:10 PM IST
Punjab: Hindu refugees submit memorandum to collector to implement Citizenship Act
Hindu refugees celebrated and welcomed the Citizenship Act and submitted a memorandum to the Jalandhar collector and requested the government to implement the Bill.
India12, Dec 2019, 8:26 PM IST
Kerala will not accept Citizenship Amendment Bill: CM Pinarayi Vijayan
A day after CAB Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the Bill is an "attack on the secular and democratic character of India". Lok Sabha passed the Bill on December 9 and Rajya Sabha passed it on December 11.
India12, Dec 2019, 1:43 PM IST
Maharashtra IG-rank officer Abdur Rahman resigns in protest against ‘divisive’ Citizenship Bill
Abdur Rahman, who is currently posted in Mumbai, announced his resignation on Twitter and condemned the bill minutes before it was cleared by the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
India11, Dec 2019, 9:36 PM IST
Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill 125 – 105
The Rajya Sabha passed the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill today (December 11) 125-105. The debate on the bill went on for 8 hours with Union home minister Amit Shah tearing apart the allegations of the opposition into shreds.
India11, Dec 2019, 8:46 PM IST
Citizenship Bill faceoff in Rajya Sabha: Mixed reactions from netas pour in
Congress leader and Muslim community leaders criticised the Bill, BJP leader justified the Citizenship Bill.
India11, Dec 2019, 10:09 AM IST
All eyes on Amit Shah as Citizenship (Amendment) Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today
Union Home minister Amit Shah will table the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the 245-member Rajya Sabha, where the halfway mark is currently 121 as five seats are vacant.
India10, Dec 2019, 8:02 PM IST
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sikh refugees in India celebrate passing of the Bill in Lok Sabha
Citizenship Amendment Bill offers amnesty to non-Muslim illegal immigrants to India from three neighbouring countries - Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. Sikh refugees in India celebrate.
India10, Dec 2019, 4:54 PM IST
While Shiv Sena supports Citizenship Bill, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray unsure
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said his government won’t support the Citizenship Amendment Bill until they get clarity. Thackeray's statement came hours after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant said that the support for the Bill will continue in the Rajya Sabha as well because of 'national interest'.