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Apr 18, 2019
Video of PJ Kurien translating Rahul Gandhi goes viral: Ridiculing ex-RS deputy chairman done in bad taste, betrays insensitivityKurien is a 78-year-old and, at the rally, he was unable to hear Rahul despite training his ears on him. For Kurien, who is of a certain age and the situation was made much worse by the huge din from the crowd, his repeated failures to get what Rahul was speaking made him probably nervous and led to those errors that indeed were serious
Apr 01, 2019
Rahul Gandhi's candidature in Wayanad has CPM shaken; Left party gearing up for no-holds-barred campaign against CongressThe panicky reactions of CPM and BJP leaders to Rahul Gandhi contesting from Wayanad convinced the Congress that the move may kick off a wave in the party's favour in all the southern states.
Aug 09, 2018
Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: With both NDA and Opposition confident, here's how the numbers stack upThe 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.
Aug 06, 2018
Election for post of Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha will be held on 9 August, says Venkaiah NaiduVice President M Venkaiah Naid said that the election for the post of Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha will be held on 9 August
Jul 17, 2018
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Narendra Modi chairs all-party meeting to ensure smooth conduct in proceedingsA day before the Monsoon Session of Parliament on 18th July, the Centre has called for an all-party meet in Delhi.
Jun 18, 2018
Ahmed Patel meets Mamata Banerjee amid AAP dharna politics: 'Federal front', RS deputy chairman polls likely on agendaThe Congress reached out to Banerjee after being isolated in Delhi where it opposed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's demand of statehood for Delhi.
Jun 08, 2018
Congress allots PJ Kurien's Rajya Sabha seat to former ally KC(M), triggers protests from party leaders in KeralaCongress on Thursday decided to allot the Rajya Sabha seat, which falls vacant with the retirement of senior party leader PJ Kurien, to Kerala Congress (M), triggering strong protest from a section of party leaders in the state.
Jun 05, 2018
CPI nominates Binoy Viswam as its Rajya Sabha candidate from Kerala; poll to be held on 21 JuneViswam, a minister in the previous LDF government in Kerala, started his political carrier as a student leader and worked as general secretary of the AISF, the student wing of the CPI.
Jun 03, 2018
Discontent in Kerala Congress over another RS term for PJ Kurien; leaders say don't make Upper House 'old age home'The young MLAs in the party from Kerala — V T Balram, Hibi Eden, Anil Akkara, Roji M John and Shafi Parambil have openly voiced their discontent against any move to give another chance to Kurien.
Apr 04, 2018
Parliament Budget session: Rajya Sabha adjourned 11 times as government tries to pass Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) BillThe Rajya Sabha saw an unusual 11 adjournments on Wednesday—of which 10 came in the second half between 2 pm and 5:13 pm—and failed to transact any business as the government tried to get a Bill passed but the AIADMK, TDP, YSR Congress and the opposition continued with their agitation in the House.