Opposition resists govt attempt to introduce bill in Rajya Sabha

Opposition in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday resisted the government attempt to introduce a bill passed by Lok Sabha, questioning the procedure adopted.

JD-U MP protests after certain words expunged in RS

A JD-U member in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday protested against his certain words being expunged from his speech on Monday, prompting Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien to have a relook.

Rajnath Singh`s two-hour long reply tests Opposition members` patience

The over two-hour reply of Home Minister Rajnath Singh in the Rajya Sabha this evening tested the patience of opposition benches many of whose members turned restive.

Speak on Katju allegations, AIADMK to Manmohan Singh

The AIADMK on Wednesday raised the issue of corruption in the judiciary in the Rajya Sabha and sought an explanation from former prime minister Manmohan Singh.

Manishankar Aiyar draws BJP`s ire in Rajya Sabha

Congress leader Manishankar Aiyar attracted opposition BJP`s ire on Friday in Rajya Sabha when he said he was not interested in listening to speech of a BJP member on vote on account, prompting the Chair to adjourn the House amid uproar.

Suryanelli gang-rape case: SC dismisses plea

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking probe into the alleged role of Rajya Sabha deputy chairman P J Kurien in the Suryanelli gang-rape case of 1996 in which a 16-year-old girl was sexually assaulted for over 40 days.

Suryanelli victim`s petition posted for hearing

Kerala High Court on Thursday posted for hearing the petition filed by Suryanelli case victim challenging the order of discharge of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien from the case in 2007.

Suriyanelli victim`s petition referred to Division Bench

Kerala High Court on Thursday referred to a Division Bench the petition filed by the Suriyanelli rape victim challenging the discharge of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien from the case.

Kerala HC dismisses plea for fresh probe against Kurien in rape case

Kerala HC dismissed two petitions seeking further investigation against PJ Kurien in the 1996 Suryanelli rape case.

Kerala HC trashes plea to probe Kurien in Suryanelli sex scandal case

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea filed by the victim in the Suryanelli sex scandal case, seeking a further probe against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien.

Kerala HC trashes plea to probe Kurien in Suryanelli case

The Kerala High Court Wednesday dismissed a plea filed by the victim in the Suryanelli sex scandal case, seeking a further probe against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P.J.Kurien.

Chidambaram, Dy Chairman spar in RS; House stalled for an hour

Finance Minister P Chidambaram and Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien sparred in the Rajya Sabha over procedures, triggering commotion which led to stalling of the House for nearly an hour.

Chennithala should have been made Dy CM: Kurien

Stepping into controversy over Ramesh Chennithala`s entry into Oommen Chandy-led UDF Government, senior Congress leader PJ Kurien on Saturday said the KPCC Chief should have been made Deputy Chief Minister.

Chennithala should have been made Dy CM: Kurien

Congress president Sonia Gandhi turned down Oommen Chandy`s proposal to induct a reluctant Chennithala into his government.

Suryanelli rape case: PJ Kurien gets clean chit from court

In a major relief to Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, the Sessions Court here on Saturday dismissed a petition filed by the victim in the Suryanelli sex case seeking inclusion of the Congress leader in the case.

Suryanelli case: Kerala opposes PIL against Kurien

Kerala government on Thursday submitted in the high court that a PIL seeking further investigation against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien in the nearly two-decade-old Suryanelli rape case was not maintainable.

Suryanelli sex scandal: Breather for PJ Kurien as convict retracts claim

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson PJ Kurien on Wednesday got a breather when a convict in the Suryanelli sex scandal case retracted his earlier statement in a Kerala court and said he never met the Congress leader.

Left parties boycott Kurien chairing debate on rape in RS

Left parties boycotted Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien by staging walkout to protest his presiding over proceedings when it was debating the gruesome rape of a five-year-old girl in Delhi.

Kurien elected chairman of Asian forum of parliamentarians

Rajya Sabha Deputy chairman PJ Kurien was on Thursday unanimously elected the Chairman of the prestigious Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) in Bangkok.

Suryanelli rape case: Kerala court issues notice to Kurien

In a setback for PJ Kurien, a court in Kerala ordered issue of notice to him on a criminal revision petition filed by the Suriyanelli rape victim.