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'Undemocratic style of functioning': Sharad Yadav on disqualification from Rajya Sabha

'Undemocratic style of functioning': Sharad Yadav on disqualification from Rajya Sabha

Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav on Tuesday vowed to continue fighting against the undemocratic style of functioning to save democracy a day after he was disqualified from the Rajya Sabha.

Dec 05, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified as Rajya Sabha members

Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar disqualified as Rajya Sabha members

Rebel JDU MPs Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar were disqualified from the Rajya Sabha tonight, according to a communication from chairman of the House M Venkaiah Naidu.

Dec 05, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Kerala JD(U) chief Veerendra Kumar to quit from Rajya Sabha, says don't want to continue under Nitish Kumar

Kerala JD(U) chief Veerendra Kumar to quit from Rajya Sabha, says don't want to continue under Nitish Kumar

Kerala JD(U) president MP Veerendra Kumar on Wednesday announced his decision to resign from the Rajya Sabha.

Nov 29, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons takes oath as Rajya Sabha member

Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons takes oath as Rajya Sabha member

Alphons was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan.

Nov 27, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

AAP still exploring whether to send its leaders or outsiders to Rajya Sabha

Kumar Vishwas is considered to be a strong contender for a Rajya Sabha berth.

Nov 13, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
Alphons elected to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan

Alphons elected to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan

KJ Alphons was on Thursday elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha.

Nov 09, 2017, 21:41 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari on Monday called the nomination of Alphons for RS seat from Rajasthan as 'unfair'.

Nov 06, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Former TMC MP Mukul Roy joins BJP, says proud to work under PM Modi

Former TMC MP Mukul Roy joins BJP, says proud to work under PM Modi

Ending all speculations, former Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
Gujarat ISIS case: Ahmed Patel hits out at BJP, calls allegations baseless

Gujarat ISIS case: Ahmed Patel hits out at BJP, calls allegations baseless

Citing BJP's allegations as baseless, Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Friday asked not to politicised the matters of national security keeping elections in mind.

Oct 28, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
Explain how ISIS terrorist was employed at your hospital, Gujarat CM asks Ahmed Patel

Explain how ISIS terrorist was employed at your hospital, Gujarat CM asks Ahmed Patel

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday launched a scathing attack at Congress leader Ahmed Patel and asked him to explain how a suspected ISIS terrorist was employed at a hospital where the latter was one of the trustees. 

Oct 27, 2017, 22:22 PM IST
Suspended Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy quits as Rajya Sabha MP, tenders resignation to Venkaiah Naidu

Suspended Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy quits as Rajya Sabha MP, tenders resignation to Venkaiah Naidu

Suspended Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy on Wednesday tendered his resignation as Rajya Sabha member on Wednesday.

Oct 11, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Mukul Roy to quit as Rajya Sabha MP today, reveal reasons to quit Trinamool Congress

Mukul Roy to quit as Rajya Sabha MP today, reveal reasons to quit Trinamool Congress

Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Mukul Roy will quit his Rajya Sabha seat on Wednesday.

Oct 11, 2017, 06:08 AM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath, deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya resign from Lok Sabha

UP CM Yogi Adityanath, deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya resign from Lok Sabha

While Adityanath represented the Gorakhpur Lok Sabha seat, Maurya represented the Phulpur (Allahabad) constituency.

Sep 21, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Sharad Yadav camp steps up fight against Nitish Kumar, appoints Chhotubhai Vasava as acting president

Sharad Yadav camp steps up fight against Nitish Kumar, appoints Chhotubhai Vasava as acting president

.Bihar CM Nitish Kumar is JD(U) national president.

Sep 17, 2017, 21:11 PM IST

Plea against NOTA in Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls not maintainable: ECI to SC

It also referred to the previous judgements delivered by the apex court and said every voter has the right to vote or the right not to vote.

Sep 13, 2017, 21:07 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: DMK, Oppn parties stage joint protest against NEET

Tamil Nadu: DMK, Oppn parties stage joint protest against NEET

Several opposition parties including DMK and Congress staged a protest against NEET in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

Sep 13, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

Sharad Yadav, Ali Anwar's response sought on plea for scrapping their RS membership

The Rajya Sabha secretariat has asked the JD(U)'s rebel MPs, Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar, to respond within a week to their party's petition that they be disqualified from the House for their "anti-party" activities.

Sep 12, 2017, 17:50 PM IST
Manik Sarkar Left Front chief ministerial candidate in next assembly polls

Manik Sarkar Left Front chief ministerial candidate in next assembly polls

The state assembly elections are scheduled to be held in February next year.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
JD(U) submits members' affidavits in Nitish Kumar's support to EC

JD(U) submits members' affidavits in Nitish Kumar's support to EC

Tyagi told PTI that the affidavits also included those of the 16 central office-bearers of the party out of 20, 16 state presidents and 143 national council members out of 180.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

JD-U meets EC, stakes claim over party symbol

The JD-U also submitted that Sharad Yadav had voluntarily left the party and had indulged in anti-party activities. 

Sep 08, 2017, 17:53 PM IST