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All three RS candidates from MP elected unopposed

All three RS candidates from MP elected unopposed

🕔05:35, 4.Jun 2022

All three candidates from Madhya Pradesh were elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Friday, an official in the state Assembly said. Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) All three candidates from Madhya Pradesh were elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Friday,

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BJP names 16 candidates for RS polls; Sitharaman to contest from K’taka

BJP names 16 candidates for RS polls; Sitharaman to contest from K’taka

🕔05:44, 30.May 2022

New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) The BJP on Sunday announced 16 candidates for the Rajya Sabha biennial elections from different states. The party has fielded Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman from Karnataka and Piyush Goyal from Maharashtra. In a statement, BJP national

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Parliamentary panel report on Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill 2021 before April 24

Parliamentary panel report on Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill 2021 before April 24

🕔13:19, 18.Apr 2022

The Parliamentary Standing Committee that deliberated on the Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill, 2021 for last four months is set to submit its report by April 24, its chairman Jairam Ramesh announced on Monday. New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Parliamentary

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PRESIDENT, VICE PRESIDENT, PRIME MINISTER, LOK SABHA SPEAKER PAY TRIBUTES TO DR. B. R. AMBEDKAR

PRESIDENT, VICE PRESIDENT, PRIME MINISTER, LOK SABHA SPEAKER PAY TRIBUTES TO DR. B. R. AMBEDKAR

🕔12:05, 14.Apr 2022

New Delhi, 14 April 2022:  President of India, Ram Nath Kovind paid floral tributes at the statue of Babasaheb Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar, in Parliament House Complex, on the occasion of his birth anniversary, today. Vice-President of India and Chairman,

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Centre to table Bill in RS to prohibit financing of weapons of mass destruction

Centre to table Bill in RS to prohibit financing of weapons of mass destruction

🕔10:08, 7.Apr 2022

The Centre is likely to table ‘The Weapons of Mass Destruction and their Delivery Systems (Prohibition of Unlawful Activities) Amendment Bill, 2022’ in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Centre is likely to table ‘The Weapons

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RS passes Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022

RS passes Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022

🕔09:57, 7.Apr 2022

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022. The bill seeks to enable investigating officers to collect certain identifiable information (fingerprints and footprints) of persons including convicts and arrested persons. New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Rajya

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Centre likely to table Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill in RS

Centre likely to table Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill in RS

🕔09:46, 6.Apr 2022

The Centre is likely to table the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) The Centre is likely to table the Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.

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6 newly elected RS members took oath

6 newly elected RS members took oath

🕔12:26, 4.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Six newly elected members of the Rajya Sabha on Monday took oath. Rajya Sabha chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu presided over the process of oath and affirmation of new members. Those who took oath are Pabitra Margherita

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‘Payment for procurement of grains goes directly to farmers’ account’

‘Payment for procurement of grains goes directly to farmers’ account’

🕔08:38, 2.Apr 2022

The payment for procurement of grains directly goes to the bank account of the farmers without any middlemen in between, the government told the Rajya Sabha on Friday. New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The payment for procurement of grains directly goes

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BJP tally crosses 100-mark in Rajya Sabha

BJP tally crosses 100-mark in Rajya Sabha

🕔13:18, 1.Apr 2022

For the first time the BJP tally in the Rajya Sabha has crossed the 100-mark. The BJP also became the first party to achieve the feat after 1988. New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) For the first time the BJP tally in

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When experienced members leave, House feels the loss: PM

When experienced members leave, House feels the loss: PM

🕔17:27, 31.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday commended the contributions of all the retiring Members of the Rajya Sabha, and wished them well for the future. Noting the value of the experience of the retiring members, he

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RS to continue discussions on Finance Bill 2022

RS to continue discussions on Finance Bill 2022

🕔11:46, 29.Mar 2022

The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday will continue discussions on the ‘Finance Bill 2022’ and ‘Appropriation Bill, 2022’ moved by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman the previous day. New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday will continue discussions on

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Sitharaman to move Appropriation Bill, 2022 in RS today

Sitharaman to move Appropriation Bill, 2022 in RS today

🕔10:13, 28.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday is likely to move the Appropriation Bill, 2022 in the Rajya Sabha. “This Bill to authorise payment and appropriation of certain sums from and out of the Consolidated Fund of

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LS passes Appropriation Bill 2022

LS passes Appropriation Bill 2022

🕔07:57, 25.Mar 2022

The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Demands for Grants and Appropriation Bill, 2022, by a voice vote, giving the government authorisation to withdraw money from the Consolidated Fund of India for its working. New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Lok

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‘We stand for peace’, Jaishankar briefs RS on Ukraine war

‘We stand for peace’, Jaishankar briefs RS on Ukraine war

🕔18:07, 24.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Thursday told the Rajya Sabha that India’s stand on the Russia-Ukraine war is based on six principles. Responding to a question, he said that India has called for immediate cessation

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No plans for divestment of BSNL: Govt

No plans for divestment of BSNL: Govt

🕔09:36, 24.Mar 2022

The Centre has no plans for disinvestment of state-owned telecom player BSNL, Minister of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan informed the Parliament on Wednesday. New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The Centre has no plans for disinvestment of state-owned telecom player BSNL,

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Govt likely to table Constitution Amendment Bill in RS

Govt likely to table Constitution Amendment Bill in RS

🕔09:32, 24.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The Centre is likely to table ‘The Constitution (Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2022’ in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. The Upper House is also likely to conclude discussion on the working of

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Defence recruitment restricted due to Covid pandemic: MoS Ajay Bhatt

Defence recruitment restricted due to Covid pandemic: MoS Ajay Bhatt

🕔14:58, 21.Mar 2022

Minister of State for Defence Ajay Bhatt on Monday informed the Rajya Sabha that the recruitment in the defence forces has not been stopped but restricted owing to the Covid pandemic. New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Minister of State for Defence

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RS adjourned for an hour as mark of respect to Lata Mangeshkar

RS adjourned for an hour as mark of respect to Lata Mangeshkar

🕔11:40, 7.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) The proceedings of the Rajya Sabha on Monday were adjourned for an hour as a mark of respect to Lata Mangeshkar. Soon after the House assembled at 10 a.m., Chairman Venkaiah Naidu expressed sorrow at the

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Govt plans to introduce natural farming in agri education curriculum

Govt plans to introduce natural farming in agri education curriculum

🕔07:27, 5.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) The government is planning to include natural farming in the agriculture education curriculum, the Rajya Sabha was told on Friday. The government is promoting natural farming through the Bhartiya Prakritik Krishi Paddhati (BPKP) introduced during 2020-21

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