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Rajya Sabha deputy chairperson election on Thursday: All you need to know

August 08, 2018 10:19 pm

The post of the deputy chairperson had been lying vacant since June following the retirement of PJ Kurien, who had been elected to the Rajya Sabha on a Congress ticket from Kerala.

Hindalco FIR only due to PMO link: Montek

October 22, 2013 1:29 am

Ahluwalia said he was worried by the extension of the ambit of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

P.J. Kurien leading team to Vatican an insult: Suryanelli gangrape victim

March 19, 2013 3:36 am

Girl slams move to send Rajya Sabha Dy Chairman P.J. Kurien in the Indian delegation.

75-year-old Dalit commits suicide

July 17, 2012 4:52 am

A 75-year-old man,who had contested the Assembly elections in 1960s from Nizamabad seat of Azamgarh district,committed suicide by setting himself on fire at Ambedkar Park in Azamgarh town on Monday.

Restaurants root for lassi as national drink

May 04, 2012 12:07 am

Park Plaza hotel has started the dhabha festival these days in which lassi is the hot selling item.

Montek’s Bundelkhand visit sparks war of words between Congress,BSP

December 05, 2011 6:47 am

The visit of Deputy Chairman of the Planing Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia to Jhansi district on Sunday to inspect the schemes implemented with funds from the Bundelkhand package became a Congress versus BSP affair,with Union Minister of State for Rural Development Pradeep Jain “Aditya” constantly finding faults and UP officials trying to counter him.

Include names of eligible folks in BPL list: Mullana to Panchkula officers

May 22, 2011 1:37 am

Deputy Chairman of 20 Point Programme Committee Phool Chand Mullana has directed the officers of the district administration.

Impose cess on pumping of ground water: Montek

December 30, 2010 10:24 pm

State governments should impose a cess on pumping of ground water.

Montek retained as plan panel dy chief

June 05, 2009 7:25 pm

The govt reconstituted the Planning Commission that will have Montek Singh Ahluwalia as its Deputy Chairperson.


Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rohith Vemula case

February 24, 2016 7:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Deputy chairman PJ Kurien adjourned the house again till noon as Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati raised the issue of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit student who committed suicide earlier this year after being suspended that created ado. Other BSP MPs also started sloganeering against the Central Government and demanded justice for Vemula's family.