Rajya Sabha


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Rajya Sabha

(ˈrɑːdʒjə ˈsʌbə)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the upper chamber of India's Parliament. Compare Lok Sabha
[C20: Hindi, rajya state + sabha assembly]
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 23 (ANI): Former Prime Minister and Congress leader Manmohan Singh took oath as a member of the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan on Friday.
IANS New Delhi A five-Judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court will hear on Tuesday a plea by two Congress Rajya Sabha members against house Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu's decision to reject a notice on the impeachment motion against apex court's Chief Justice Dipak Misra.
by PTI Janata Dal(United) Rajya Sabha members on Saturday removed Sharad Yadav, who opposed the party's decision to ally with the BJP in Bihar, as their leader in the Rajya Sbaha.
New Delhi: In a setback to the Congress party in India, the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday refused to stay the exercise of 'None Of The Above' (NOTA) option in crucial August 8 Gujarat Rajya Sabha (Upper House of Parliament) elections.
No RS Respite : Attempts of BJP politicians to belittle the role of the Rajya Sabha notwithstanding, the Modi Government's predicament with the Rajya Sabha will continue because of the inbuilt checks in the Constitution to disallow a Government with only a Lok Sabha majority from running away with its agenda without consulting the Opposition.
Summary: Time to debate whether Rajya Sabha should have power to veto bills passed by Lok Sabha.
The Opposition did not cooperate in the passage of the two bills in the Rajya Sabha, where we do not have a majority," Parliamentary Affairs Minister M.
YENy DELHy (CyHAN)- Former union minister and Rajya Sabha today hit out at the NDA-led central government over the ongoing Gaza conflict.
Congress Rajya Sabha MP Birendra Singh, who recently became a member of Congress Working Committee (CWC), kicked off a storm on Monday by claiming that seats in the Upper House can be bought for a[sup.1]100 crore.
11 -- The BSP on Monday threatened to take a "tough stand" in case the government does not help bring order in the Rajya Sabha and get passed a bill providing for reservation to SCs/STs in promotion in government jobs.
Summary: According to sources, the Rajya Sabha Select Committee on Lokpal Bill has adopted its report on the measure without any dissent note