Demand for Nitin Gadkari resignation rocks Rajya Sabha again

Protests against Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and demands for his resignation continued in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, disrupting the House.

Government must tell where is Dawood: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday sought an explanation from Home Minister Rajnath Singh over the whereabouts of wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.

Ghulam Nabi Azad hopes for support of all parties against government's Real Estate Bill

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said he looks forward to the support of all political parties in opposing the NDA Government's Real Estate Bill.

Congress will not allow land bill to pass in Parliament: Azad

Congress will not allow the Land Acquisition Bill to pass in Parliament, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

Follow Congress to get AIIMS for Jammu: Shiv Sena to BJP

The Jammu and Kashmir unit of Shiv Sena on Thursday asked its BJP counterparts to follow the footsteps of senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and get AIIMS sanctioned for Jammu region.

Proposal to raise retirement age of AIIMS faculty put on hold

Decision on a proposal to increase the retirement age of AIIMS director and teaching faculty from 65 to 70 years has been deferred for a second time following opposition from several quarters.

Tearful adieu to former Odisha CM JB Patnaik

Thousands of people on Wednesday gave a tearful farewell to former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik as his body was taken out in a procession in the city.

Pak must be told friendship, militancy can't go together: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said Pakistan needed to be told that friendship, talks and militancy cannot go together, adding that whenever India has tried to be friends with the neighbouring country, it has always back stabbed.

RSS mouthpiece shows PoK as Pak territory; Govt to probe

The publication of a map in RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' depicting a part of Jammu and Kashmir as part of Pakistan, today evoked consternation in Rajya Sabha, with the Opposition asking whether the government approved it.

Govt agrees on sending bills on coal, mining to select panels

 Government on Wednesday agreed to the opposition's demands of referring the Coal and Mines bill and the Mines and Minerals bill to separate Select Committees that will submit their recommendations by March 18.

Ghulam Nabi Azad slams Mufti's remark, asks BJP to explain

Congress on Sunday slammed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed for his statement that Pakistan and militant groups had made the atmosphere conducive for elections in the state and said BJP should explain the position of its ally.

Government fails to withdraw three bills in Rajya Sabha

 The government on Tuesday failed to withdraw three bills on which it had brought ordinances in Rajya Sabha, after the opposition parties opposed a motion to withdraw the bills.

Ghulam Nabi Azad back as LoP in Rajya Sabha

Ghulam Nabi Azad was on Monday back as the Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, days after his re-election to the house from Jammu and Kashmir.

Defeat of BJP in Delhi polls is certain: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said that there was no wave of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the country and BJP's defeat in Delhi polls was imminent.

Jammu and Kashmir Rajya Sabha polls: PDP wins 2 seats, BJP, NC-Congress bag one each

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, Bharatiya Janata Party's Shamsher Singh Manhas and PDP's Fayaz Mir and Nazir Ahmad Laway today emerged victorious in the elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir.

Curtains lifted on PDP-BJP alliance in RS polls: Omar Abdullah

Asserting that PDP and BJP are together as the curtains have now been lifted, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said these parties should come in open and form the government to bring people of the state out of sufferings.

RS polls in J&K on Saturday, Ghulam Nabi Azad faces tough test

 Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir will be held on Saturday with seven candidates in the fray including Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad, current Leader of Opposition in the Upper House of Parliament, who faces a tough test.

Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar slams BJP-PDP alliance
Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar slams BJP-PDP alliance

National Conference on Thursday termed the BJP-PDP alliance for Rajya Sabha elections as "unholy and opportunistic" and asked other parties and independent MLAs to vote for Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad in the February 7 polls.

Notification issued for Feb 7 Rajya Sabha polls in J&K

Notifications were on Wednesday issued for February 7 polls for four seats of Rajya Sabha of Jammu and Kashmir as seven candidates including Congress veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad are in the fray.

Ghulam Nabi Azad, 6 others file nominations for 4 Rajya Sabha seats in J&K

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad was among seven candidates, including two each from BJP and PDP, for the four seats of Rajya Sabha going to polls next month in Jammu and Kashmir.