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Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], October 15 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's support for Senator Azam Swati, who was arrested on Thursday, gave an explicit endorsement of what his party member of the Upper House stated against the Army Chief and others, local media reported.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], September 28 (ANI): Highlighting that every citizen must have equal status, Pakistani Senator Danesh Kumar raised the issue of job discrimination against minorities in the hiring for posts in foreign missions and said minorities are instead hired mostly for sanitation j
New Delhi [India], September 28 (ANI): Former Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb and Bharatiya Janata Party's Gulam Ali on Wednesday took oath as MPs of Rajya Sabha in the presence of Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, who is also the chairperson of the Upper House.
Kathmandu [Nepal], September 25 (ANI): The Apex Court of Nepal on Sunday issued a show cause notice to the office of the President Bidhya Devi Bhandari for not authenticating the citizenship bill passed by both the lower and upper houses of the country's Parliament.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Kathmandu [Nepal], September 3 (ANI): Nepal's upper house has again endorsed the controversial Citizenship Bill without any changes though it was earlier returned by the President.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): The productivity of Rajya Sabha was on the decline since 1995 but saw a marked improvement during the last three years of Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu's tenure, a publication released by the Upper House has revealed.
New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): The Upper House of the Parliament has been adjourned till 11:30 am on Wednesday amidst uproar by the Opposition MPs on various issues including price-rise and inflation.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 18 (ANI): As the monsoon session of the Parliament began on Monday, Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu said 57 per cent of the sittings of the Upper House witnessed disruptions either fully or partly during the last 13 sessions of his tenure.
New Delhi [India], July 13 (ANI): Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has called a meeting of all floor leaders of the Upper House at his residence here on Sunday, ahead of the Monsoon Session of the Parliament.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Tokyo [Japan], July 11 (ANI): In an election held just two days after the assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP)-Komeito coalition secured 76 seats and retained the majority in the Upper House elections, local media reported.<
New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Twenty-four newly-elected members of the Rajya Sabha will take oath on Friday in the chamber of the Upper House of the Parliament.
Updated : 4 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 5 (ANI): Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Monday resigned as a member of the Rajya Sabha resulting in another vacancy in the Upper House.