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MPs must protect parliament supremacy: Harivansh Narayan Singh

Aadhi abaadi (half the country’s population) must get at least half the representation in Parliament. 

published on : 9th September 2018

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Parties that helped NDA win are hypocrites, says Congress

Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi also claimed that the Opposition unity was intact, even though some parties had voted against the Opposition nominee in the August 9 election.

published on : 13th August 2018

AIADMK plays key role in electing Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

AIADMK sources said that in 2014, M Thambidurai was elected Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha with the support of NDA and as a reciprocal gesture, AIADMK supported Harivansh Singh.

published on : 10th August 2018

Kissa Kursi Ka: NDA wrests Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman's post

The BJP at the head of the treasury proved to be far more nifty and agile than the Grand Old Party, with its grand old big brotherly ways.

published on : 10th August 2018

NDA candidate Harivansh Singh elected Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

A journalist-politician Harivansh is the first person to become deputy chairman during his first term in the house.

published on : 9th August 2018

Know all about Harivansh Narayan Singh, newly elected Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman

Harivansh Narayan Singh was first given a seat in the Rajya Sabha by Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal United in 2014, the tenure of which will end in 2020. 

published on : 9th August 2018

Parliament Monsoon Session Day 16 HIGHLIGHTS: Lok Sabha passes Representation of People (Amendment) Bill, 2018

Today, the Lok Sabha passed four bills related to GST and the Representation of People (Amendment) Bill, 2018.

published on : 9th August 2018

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman polls: NDA, Opposition both confident of sweeping election

While both the NDA government and the Opposition are confident about their win in the deputy chair polls, this election will be a test of Opposition's unity after their loss in no-confidence motion.

published on : 9th August 2018

Rajya Sabha deputy-chairman election: BJD to support NDA candidate

A keen contest is on the cards tomorrow between NDA nominee Harivansh and joint opposition candidate B K Hariprasad for the post of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman.

published on : 9th August 2018

Rajya Sabha Dy chairman poll: Arvind Kejriwal rejects Nitish Kumar's offer for support; AAP abstain from voting

Hariprasad, a Congress MP from Karnataka, is the opposition's candidate for the post of Rajya Sabha deputy chairperson.

published on : 8th August 2018

Shiv Sena says it will support NDA nominee in Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman poll

BJP president Amit Shah called his Sena counterpart Uddhav Thackeray today and sought support for the August 9 election, Sena's Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Raut said.

published on : 8th August 2018

Congress to contest Rajya Sabha deputy chairman's post; Government calls for consensus

The current strength of the Rajya Sabha is 244 and support of 123 members would be needed for a win in the full House.

published on : 7th August 2018

Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman election: Nitish Kumar calls Naveen Patnaik for BJD's support

Biju Janata Dal (BJD) spokesman Sasmit Patra said Patnaik will take a decision on the BJD's stand in the matter Wednesday.

published on : 7th August 2018

NCP's Vandana Chavan likely to be Opposition candidate for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman post

After a second round of meeting today, the Opposition concluded that Chavan would be able to get the support of all opposition parties and even a few of NDA allies.

published on : 7th August 2018

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election: Nitish Kumar calls up KCR, requests support for JDU candidate 

A tight fight is on the cards for the post of Rajya Sabha deputy chairman as the government and the opposition are likely to contest head on for the August 9 elections.

published on : 7th August 2018
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