Rajya Sabha Elections

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J&K: Only 2 seats certain in Rajya Sabha elections, may even see a tie today

For the seat vacated by PCC chief Saif-ud-Din Soz, there is a contest between Fayaz Mir of PDP and NC’s Sajjad Kitchloo.


By end of Modi term, BJP would be near 70 in RS, Cong around 48

Elections to 10 RS seats will be held this year — the first lot of four seats are in J&K.


Sharad Yadav wins RS seat from Bihar; four in fray for 2 other seats

Sharad Yadav was elected unopposed to the seat vacated by LJP President Ramvilas Paswan after LS polls.


RS elections: Sharad Yadav likely to figure among three JD(U) nominees

JD(U) national president Sharad Yadav likely to be nominated for the Upper House.

Court had disposed of the petition by the NGO after noting that the probe was being conducted satisfactorily and there was no need to monitor it.

Apex court to examine if court-monitored CBI probe should continue

The High Court had disposed of the petition by the NGO after noting that the probe was being conducted satisfactorily and there was no need to monitor it.

Mamata Banerjee with Mithun Chakraborty and Jogen Chowdhury in Kolkata on Friday.

Mithun, Sanjay Singh among 18 new faces

Prominent among those elected include actor Mithun Chakraborty (West Bengal), T Subbirami Reddy (Andhra Pradesh) and Sanjay Singh (Assam).


RS elections: Trinamool wins as Cong, Left Front MLAs vote in favour

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that Trinamool Congress had no money to ingulge in such kind of practice.


Cong MLA to switch to TMC ahead of RS election today

Congress MLA Abu Naser Khan Chowdhury Thursday announced that he would join the ruling party Friday.

Cong-BPF set to win all 3 seats in Assam

A day before Rajya Sabha elections, the ruling Congress-BPF alliance was set to win all three seats falling vacant in Assam.

Orissa BJP divided on support to BJD pick

But BJP state leaders are still divided on supporting Mohapatra.

Oppn fears Cong horse-trading

The Congress has denied the possibility but AGP leader Phani Bhushan Choudhury wrote a letter to the returning officer Tuesday to appoint an observer to prevent foul play.


Warm welcome for Selja at Ambala

Selja thanked the people of Ambala, Panchkula and Yamunanagar for electing her twice from the Ambala Lok Sabha seat.

JMM withdraws its nominee for RJD MP

RJD with five seats in the 82-member House thus bagged its first RS seat from the state.

Digvijay Singh and Madhusudan Mistri are among five Congress nominees for Rajya Sabha elections announced on Monday. (PTI)

Digvijay Singh, Mistri get RS nomination, suspense over Sheila Dikshit

The party is yet to decide its nominees from Haryana and Assam.

Tamil Nadu chief Minister Jayalalithaa to leave for Kodanad tomorrow

Her party AIADMK is also extending support to CPI’s D Raja.