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Dec 12, 2016
Winter Session logjam: 'Ready for debate, allow Parliament to function,' says Venkaiah Naidu to OppnUnion minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday appealed to opposition parties to allow the Parliament to function so that the remaining period of Winter session should be "utilised" as the government is ready for debate on any issue including demonetisation.
Sep 06, 2016
Smriti Irani expresses gratitude to people of Gujarat, BJP leaders in series of tweetsWith a year left before her term expires, Textile Minister Smriti Irani has curiously made some tweets expressing gratitude to the people of Gujarat, the state she represents in Rajya Sabha.
Jul 06, 2016
Cabinet reshuffle: A timeline of Smriti Irani's miscalculations and controversiesSmriti Irani was one of the most-discussed reshuffles in the cabinet expansion, we look into why this decision was made.
Jun 30, 2016
Know your Neta: 55/57 newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs are crorepatis, 13 charged in criminal casesOut of 57 newly elected Rajya Sabha MPs, 55 are crorepatis. Congress' Praful Patel is the richest with 252.08 crore worth declared assets.
Jun 14, 2016
Divine intervention! West Bengal school asks Sachin Tendulkar for help, gets Rs 76 lakh in returnBeing a MP in the Rajya Sabha, Tendulkar donated about Rs 76 lakh to the school under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) scheme
May 28, 2016
Congress asks Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to reconsider travelling in new expensive carThe Congress said that LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should reconsider travelling in an expensive Jaguar when the country was reeling under an agrarian crisis.
May 13, 2016
Swamy’s Rajan comments are an insult to RBI, embarrassment to PM ModiSwamy’s unsolicited advice to Modi to sack Rajan and send him back to Chicago (where Rajan is the Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the Booth School), is unwarranted and nothing short of an insult to the institution that has guided the Indian economy through the perils of multiple economic crises, including the 2008 meltdown.
May 04, 2016
Expulsion not enough, we must examine how a Vijay Mallya makes it to Rajya SabhaMerely expelling Mallya is insufficient atonement of the polity, the question needs to be asked – how do people like Mallya get into the august Rajya Sabha?
May 03, 2016
PM Modi is against MPs deciding their own salary hike, say reportsIndia's Members of Parliament are seeking to hike their salary.However, they might have hit a roadblock in the form of Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself.
Apr 22, 2016
At last: Subramanian Swamy secures MP berth, gets NDA nomination to Rajya SabhaSubramanian Swamy is finally about to get a berth in Parliament, as his name is expected to feature among Presidential nominations for the Rajya Sabha