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EC defers RS polls in view of COVID-19 outbreak

The Election Commission has deferred the Rajya Sabha polls scheduled for March 26 in view of the coronavirus outbreak, an official statement said on Tuesday. Election to fill up 55 seats in the......

Covid scare: TMC, NCP, Sena ask MPs not to attend Parliament

The Trinamool Congress, the Nationalist Congress Party and the Shiv Sena on Sunday announced that they have given instructions to all their MPs to withdraw from Parliament and return to their......

How our MPs are dealing with coronavirus threat

In a first, the Rajya Sabha saw a few members wearing face masks as protection against the coronavirus, but the same was objected to by Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu who said it was against the rules......

Row erupts over nomination of ex-CJI Gogoi to RS

A row erupted on Tuesday over the nomination of former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi to the Rajya Sabha with the Congress and other Opposition parties alleging that the "brazen action" by the......

Ex-CJI Gogoi explains why he accepted RS nomination

Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, whose nomination to Rajya Sabha has been questioned by many parties, on Tuesday said he would speak in detail about accepting the offer of a seat to the......

Data protection bill referred to Parliament panel

The Personal Data Protection Bill was on Wednesday referred to a joint select committee of both Houses of Parliament.  IMAGE: Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar......

The new Motor Vehicles Bill: What's it all about

The much-needed amendments will improve road safety, facilitate citizens in their dealings with transport departments, strengthen rural transport, public transport and last-mile connectivity......

Wage Bill clears RS hurdle. Here's all you want to know about it

The Code on Wages Bill, 2019 seeks to amend and consolidate the laws relating to wages, bonus and matters connected therewith.The Bill will subsume four labour laws -- Minimum Wages Act, Payment of......

Sitharaman delivers 2.17 hr-long Budget speech, earns praises

Nirmala Sitharaman, the country's first full-time woman finance minister, on Friday delivered one of the longest Budget speeches which was peppered with Urdu, Hindi and Tamil couplets. IMAGE:......

All you want to know about the new Motor Vehicles Bill

Regarding road safety, stricter provisions have been proposed for offences like juvenile driving, driving without licence, dangerous driving, drunken driving, over-speeding and overloading. The......

Japan committed to hosting Olympics on schedule even as virus spreads

IMAGE: Yoshiro Mori, president of the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee hold a news paper as he attends a news conference in Tokyo. Photograph: Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters The president of the......

Calls for Boycott's knighthood to be withdrawn

'Celebrating a man who was convicted for assaulting his partner sends a dangerous message – that domestic abuse is not taken seriously as a crime.' IMAGE: Geoffrey Boycott scored over 8,000......

Boycott, Strauss conferred Knighthood

Former British Prime Minister Theresa May has chosen former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott for a knighthood, honouring her hero whose persistent style she had vowed to emulate in her ultimately failed......
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Rajya Sabha polls for 18 seats, deferred due to coronavirus outbreak, to be held on June 19

Election to fill up 55 seats in the Upper House of Parliament was to be held on March 26, but 37 candidates have already been elected without a... ...

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Naidu

New Delhi, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday lauded the contribution of women, including Members of Rajya Sabha, across the country... ...

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Russia has not sent military personnel to Libya - Ifax cites Russian lawmaker

Russia has not sent military personnel to Libya and the Russian upper house of parliament has not received a request to approve such a dispatch,... ...

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Daughter of former Kazakh leader leaves senate speaker post

Dariga Nazarbayeva, the eldest daughter of former Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev, has left her position as speaker of the upper house of... ...

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'Guruji' headed for Rajya Sabha as JMM and Congress announce his candidature

Ranchi, Former Jharkhand chief minister and JMM supremo Shibu Soren was today announced as one of the candidates of the Mahagathbandhan for the two... ...

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