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Sitaram Yechury says no third term for him in Parliament

Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday confirmed that he would not seek third term in the Rajya Sabha, saying that he is following his party`s norms.

Congress has now become 'history', says BJP Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Katiyar

Congress has now become 'history', says BJP Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Katiyar

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Katiyar on Friday insisted that no matter how many structural and organizational changes the Congress brings in as suggested by its top brass, the grand old party would never be able to revive as they have become `history` now.

MP moves 'State sponsor of terror' bill in RS

While moving for consideration 'The Declaration of Countries as Sponsor of Terrorism Bill, 2016', Rajeev Chandrasekhar said it "seeks to call out states like Pakistan that continue to associate, promote, patronise and sponsor terrorism against our nation".

'Congress MP Shadi Lal Batra spiked my drink, raped me at his Indirapuram residence' - Woman files complaint

'Congress MP Shadi Lal Batra spiked my drink, raped me at his Indirapuram residence' - Woman files complaint

In a major blow to Congress MP Shadi Lal Batra, a case has been registered against him after a woman accused him of raping her.

Rajya Sabha member moots bill to declare Pakistan terrorist nation

After US lawmakers moved a bill to declare Pakistan a terrorist nation, Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar said on Wednesday that he will submit a private members' bill as well as a resolution to declare Pakistan a terrorist nation in a "couple of days".

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah ask BJP RS members to work on constituencies where BJP lost in 2014 Lok Sabha elections

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah ask BJP RS members to work on constituencies where BJP lost in 2014 Lok Sabha elections

In a move aimed to strengthen the party apparatus, both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah focused on the party's Rajya Sabha MPs on Wednesday with an eye on the next general elections.

Navjot Singh Sidhu is still in the party: Punjab BJP chief

Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from Rajya Sabha membership recently, is still in BJP and does not have any "personal grudge" against the party, Punjab BJP chief Vijay Sampla said on Sunday.

Navjot Singh Sidhu quits Rajya Sabha, says 'can't be neutral in war against right and wrong'

Navjot Singh Sidhu quits Rajya Sabha, says 'can't be neutral in war against right and wrong'

Navjot Singh Sidhu was nominated on April 22 as Rajya Sabha MP.

We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

We need such MPs! This lawmaker said no to VIP treatment by airline - Know what happened

That VIPs (very important persons) love VIP treatment is an accepted fact! But, that some VIPs do not want VIP treatment is rare.

Subramanian Swamy questions PM Modi's 'Achche Din', says there will be furore if he reveals GDP figures

Subramanian Swamy questions PM Modi's 'Achche Din', says there will be furore if he reveals GDP figures

Dr Subramanian Swamy has now raised questions over PM Modi's much publicised election slogan 'Achche Din' and said that if discloses the real GDP figures it will create a furore.

Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Swamy has also called for bringing back black money stashed in tax havens abroad and nationalising those funds.

School in West Bengal wrote to Sachin Tendulkar seeking financial help - Here's what the legend did!

School in West Bengal wrote to Sachin Tendulkar seeking financial help - Here's what the legend did!

The school is now planning to invite the batting maestro for the inaugural ceremony of the newly installed facilities.

Parl panel invites public comments on debt recovery laws

Parl panel invites public comments on debt recovery laws

New Delhi: A Parliamentary Committee has sought comments from the stakeholders on a bill to amend the debt recovery laws with an overall objective of improving the ease of doing business.

Princeton economist backs Raghuram Rajan's second term at RBI

Princeton economist backs Raghuram Rajan's second term at RBI

New Delhi: Backing a second term for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, leading Indian-American economist at Princeton University Avinash Dixit said the apex bank chief should have "full operational independence" when it comes to pursuing targets on employment, growth and inflation.

Billionaire Vijay Mallya pocketed salary, perks as Rajya Sabha MP

Billionaire Vijay Mallya pocketed salary, perks as Rajya Sabha MP

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya may be a billionaire, but he did not hesitate to claim amounts as little as Rs 20,000 as perks to which he was entitled to as a Rajya Sabha MP, a reply to an RTI querry has revealed.

 

LTC scam: JD(U) MP Anil Sahni denies charges, refuses to step down

With CBI getting nod to prosecute him in the alleged cheating and corruption in the LTC Scam, JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP Anil Sahni Friday denied the charges and refused to resign.

Sachin Tendulkar gets off the mark in Parliament, asks first question after 3 years!

Sachin Tendulkar gets off the mark in Parliament, asks first question after 3 years!

The legend has been criticised on numerous occasions in the past for his poor attendance in the Parliament.

Nagaland MP dies in Delhi hospital

His family members said his body will be taken to Nagaland after the postmortem examination.

India is the best country for Muslims, says Maula Mehmood Madani

Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind, the largest faction of Islamic clerics in India is set to hold demonstrations across the country condemning terrorism.The group is led by general secretary and a former Rajya Sabha MP, Maula Mehmood Madani.

'No mention of luminaries like Rumi, St Francis in education system'

Delivering a lecture at an event organized by Madras Bar Association on "The Four Pillars of Education", he said the absence of spiritual teachings in a curriculum could lead to a situation fostering 'revivalist regimes.'