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LS passes FCRA bill, Opposition claims Centre acting as 'Big Brother'; eight RS MPs suspended over farm bills row
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LS passes FCRA bill, Opposition claims Centre acting as 'Big Brother'; eight RS MPs suspended over farm bills row

The draft law seeks to make it mandatory for officer-bearers of NGOS to provide Aadhar numbers at the time of registration and also to bar public servants from receiving foreign funds.

Rajya Sabha re-elects Harivansh Narayan Singh as dy chairman; 'outstanding umpire,' says Narendra Modi
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Rajya Sabha re-elects Harivansh Narayan Singh as dy chairman; 'outstanding umpire,' says Narendra Modi

Harivansh's name was proposed by BJP president JP Nadda, and his proposition was supported by Leader of the House, Thawarchand Gehlot

Prakash Javadekar denies BJP-BJD alliance for Rajya Sabha deputy chairman poll, says regional party not part of NDA
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Prakash Javadekar denies BJP-BJD alliance for Rajya Sabha deputy chairman poll, says regional party not part of NDA

Prakash Javadekar, who arrived in Bhubaneswar on a three-day visit to the state, is scheduled to attend a party meeting in Berhampur on Monday.

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Odisha Congress says BJD supporting BJP due to party's resurgence in state
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Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Odisha Congress says BJD supporting BJP due to party's resurgence in state

The Congress on Friday claimed that its resurgence in Odisha has forced the BJD to strengthen ties with old ally BJP by backing the NDA candidate in the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election.

Monsoon Session ends: From Rahul Gandhi's hugplomacy to RS deputy chairman election, here are the highlights
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Monsoon Session ends: From Rahul Gandhi's hugplomacy to RS deputy chairman election, here are the highlights

Perhaps this session will most likely be remembered for the failed no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government.

Rafale deal: Congress gives Venkaiah Naidu's breakfast invite a miss, opts to break protocol and demand JPC
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Rafale deal: Congress gives Venkaiah Naidu's breakfast invite a miss, opts to break protocol and demand JPC

If the idea is to take the issue to the public domain and spread awareness about the alleged wrongdoings in the deal, slighting the country’s vice president doesn’t seem to be ethical.

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman polls: 15 Opposition MPs, including 3 from Congress, 2 from TMC, absent during voting
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Rajya Sabha deputy chairman polls: 15 Opposition MPs, including 3 from Congress, 2 from TMC, absent during voting

As many as 16 members, including 15 MPs from Opposition parties, were not present in the Rajya Sabha during the voting to elect its deputy chairman on Thursday.

Rajya Sabha passes Bill to overturn Supreme Court order on SC/ST Act; elects Harivansh Singh as deputy chairman
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Rajya Sabha passes Bill to overturn Supreme Court order on SC/ST Act; elects Harivansh Singh as deputy chairman

In the Parliament Monsoon, Harivansh Singh was elected as Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, securing 125 votes as against 105 polled by opposition candidate BK Hariprasad

Parliament Monsoon Session updates: Lok Sabha passes bill to allow proxy voting for NRIs; RS adjourned for today
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Parliament Monsoon Session updates: Lok Sabha passes bill to allow proxy voting for NRIs; RS adjourned for today

Piyush Goyal said that the capacity to slash the GST rates on more items would go up as Goods and Services Tax (GST) revenues and the compliance rate increases and the economy formalises.

NDA candidate wins Rajya Sabha deputy chairman's post: Is Congress' united Opposition dream a chimera?
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NDA candidate wins Rajya Sabha deputy chairman's post: Is Congress' united Opposition dream a chimera?

The Congress has been claiming that it has garnered support from various ‘like-minded’ Opposition parties and is working to stitch alliances against the NDA.

RS deputy chairman poll: BJD backed NDA in a bid 'to stop CBI' from exposing party's misdeeds, says Odisha Congress
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RS deputy chairman poll: BJD backed NDA in a bid 'to stop CBI' from exposing party's misdeeds, says Odisha Congress

Odisha Congress chief Niranjan Patnaik claimed that Naveen Patnaik move gave credence to talks about understanding between the BJP and the BJD. "

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: BJP finds new friends as TRS, AIADMK offer support with eye on 2019
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Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: BJP finds new friends as TRS, AIADMK offer support with eye on 2019

With no guarantee which way 2019 will go, many regional parties clearly do not wish to take on the BJP openly, and would rather let Congress take the hit.

BJP leaders express hope for 'smooth run' as Harivansh Narayan Singh elected as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman
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BJP leaders express hope for 'smooth run' as Harivansh Narayan Singh elected as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

JD(U) parliamentarian in Rajya Sabha Harivansh Narayan Singh was on Thursday elected as the new Deputy Chairperson of the Upper House after he won the election with 125 ayes against 105 noes.

Harivansh Narayan Singh is new RS deputy chairman: Ex-journo known among friends for simplicity and integrity
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Harivansh Narayan Singh is new RS deputy chairman: Ex-journo known among friends for simplicity and integrity

There are a number of enviable traits in the immeasurable profile of the man nicknamed Ajay — who officially became Harivansh Narayan Singh after being enrolled in school

Narendra Modi lauds Harivansh Narayan Singh's journalism, hopes new dy chairman will ensure 'harikripa' in Rajya Sabha
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Narendra Modi lauds Harivansh Narayan Singh's journalism, hopes new dy chairman will ensure 'harikripa' in Rajya Sabha

Congratulating NDA's candidate for Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election Harivansh Narayan Singh for his victory, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the new deputy chairman's 'talent of writing' as a journalist and said Harivansh was a generous soul.

Harivansh Narayan Singh elected Rajya Sabha dy chairman: Veteran journalist a JD(U) leader, first-time MP
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Harivansh Narayan Singh elected Rajya Sabha dy chairman: Veteran journalist a JD(U) leader, first-time MP

NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh has been elected as the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman with 125 ayes against 105 noes.

Harivansh Narayan Singh is Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman: NDA's candidate beats Congress' BK Hariprasad, 125 ayes against 105 noes
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Harivansh Narayan Singh is Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman: NDA's candidate beats Congress' BK Hariprasad, 125 ayes against 105 noes

The NDA's Harivansh Narayan Singh was elected on Thursday for the post of Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha with 125 ayes and 105 noes in the Upper House of the Parliament.

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: With both NDA and Opposition confident, here's how the numbers stack up
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Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: With both NDA and Opposition confident, here's how the numbers stack up

The election to the post of deputy chairman of Rajya Sabha on 9 August will be a key contest, with the Opposition trying to muster a united front after the failure of no-confidence motion in the Parliament in July.

RS deputy chairman election: PDP MPs to abstain from voting in view of 'dissolution of coalition' with BJP
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RS deputy chairman election: PDP MPs to abstain from voting in view of 'dissolution of coalition' with BJP

A keen contest is on the cards on Thursday between NDA nominee Harivansh Narayan Singh and joint Opposition candidate BK Hariprasad for the post of Rajya Sabha deputy chairman, with both sides claiming majority support.

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Shiv Sena to back NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh
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Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Shiv Sena to back NDA candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh

The NDA has fielded Harivansh Narayan Singh of the JD(U) for the 9 August election. "We will back the NDA candidate," said Shiv Sena MP Anil Desai.