Rajya Sabha
Jharkhand  /  Published 29.05.22

Hemant to meet Sonia on RS berth

Senior Congress leaders, such as state president Rajesh Thakur, several Congress MLAs, including Jamtara MLA Irfan Ansari, are camping in Delhi for the announcement of party candidate for Rajya Sabha....
By Animesh Bisoee in Ranchi

India  /  Published 29.05.22

AAP fields green activist

The Aam Aadmi Party will send an environmentalist and yet another philanthropist to the Rajya Sabha from Punjab. Chief minister Bhagwant Mann announced on Saturday that Balbir Singh Seechewal —...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.05.22

Kapil Sibal quits Congress

Veteran lawyer and former Union minister Kapil Sibal resigned from the Congress and filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday with the backing of the Samajwadi Party. Sibal clarified that...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.05.22

RS: Cong eyes more seats

Chidambaram is eyeing the lone Rajya Sabha seat from Tamil Nadu. He has already met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK leader M K Stalin. However, former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi's team is pushi...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.05.22

All eyes on Naveen over RS poll

All eyes are on the Biju Janata Dal president and Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik as the election process for the Rajya Sabha seats began on Tuesday with the secretariat of Odisha Legislative Ass...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


Jharkhand  /  Published 19.05.22

Cong eyes RS berth

The Congress, which is a part of the JMM-led UPA government in Jharkhand, hinted about its intention to stake claim for one of the two Rajya Sabha seats from the state. Jharkhand rural development mi...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 12.05.22

Rajya Sabha polls on June 10: EC

Elections will be held on June 10 to fill 57 Rajya Sabha seats from 15 states falling vacant due to the retirement of members on different dates between June and August, the Election Commission said o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 27.04.22

Noise rule flouted but not a sound

‘Permission? It’s illegal’  A senior university official countered Bhattacharya’s claim. “How can we give any permission to use microphones (in the open) within the...
By The Plurals News Network

India  /  Published 25.04.22

Kerala MP to Christians: Beware of wolves

“Neither we nor our bishops can move forward forgetting the martyr named Stan Swamy,” Brittas said, reminding the clergy and the laity about the 84-year-old and ailing Jesuit priest who di...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 16.04.22

Bhajji to use RS salary for farmers' daughters

Singh was among the five Aam Aadmi Party candidates who were elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Punjab. At the time of filing his nomination papers, he had said his focus would be on promoting spor...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh


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