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Rajya Sabha elections

It's a convincing victory for BJP: Fadnavis on party winning 3 RS seats in Maha

BJP candidates - Union minister Piyush Goyal, former state minister Anil Bonde and Dhananjay Mahadik - won the fiercely-fought elections

11 Jun 2022 12:37 PM

BJP, Congress win 3 Rajya Sabha seats each in Karnataka, Rajasthan

Congress candidates Randeep Surjewala, Mukul Wasnik and Pramod Tiwari were elected to the Rajya Sabha

11 Jun 2022 6:46 AM

Like Congress, BJP shifts Rajasthan MLAs to a resort before RS polls

The ruling Congress has fielded three candidates from the state for the Rajya Sabha

07 Jun 2022 7:15 AM

Wary Congress picks Kharge, Baghel to handle Rajya Sabha elections

The elections to the upper house will be held on June 10

06 Jun 2022 12:59 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | RS polls: A chance to wean out old-timers, dissidents?

Politics of fairly high stakes are being played out by various parties in choosing candidates for the Upper House

04 Jun 2022 12:54 AM


Monsoon session: Congress to take on Centre over China, economy

The party will also raise the issue of the handling of Covid-19 pandemic amid a sharp rise in the number of cases, besides economic slump

09 Sep 2020 1:12 PM

BJP wins Rajya Sabha seats in Gujarat, MP and Rajasthan, improves tally in Upper House

Fifty-five seats in the Rajya Sabha fell vacant in April, to which 37 candidates were elected unopposed in March itself.

20 Jun 2020 8:44 AM

Hold both Gujarat RS polls together: Congress

While if the polls to both the seats are held simultaneously, both the parties are expected to get one seat each.

14 Jun 2019 2:43 AM

NOTA voting option cannot be allowed in Rajya Sabha polls: SC

SC sets aside Election Commission's notification allowing NOTA option in the ballot papers for Rajya Sabha polls.

21 Aug 2018 12:23 PM

Nota in Rajya Sabha election: Supreme Court reserves verdict

KK Venugopal said, if a person is voting against the interest of the party, action could be taken against him.

31 Jul 2018 6:20 AM


SC to hear Ahmed Patel's plea challenging petition against his election to RS

A bench comprising of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM  Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud said the court will hear on July 9.

02 Jul 2018 5:57 PM

End of the road for BJP-SBSP alliance in UP?

Om Prakash Rajbhar’s charter of demands include and a larger share of seats for the Lok Sabha elections.

25 Mar 2018 4:32 AM

BSP MLA Anil Singh cross-votes for BJP candidate in Rajya Sabha election

Voting is underway in Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Karnataka, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Kerala.

23 Mar 2018 12:16 PM

Here's a complete guide to today's Rajya Sabha elections

The BJP is guaranteed 28 of 59 of seats that will fall vacant in April.

23 Mar 2018 9:33 AM

All you need to know about Rajya Sabha elections 2018

Rajya Sabha members are elected for a six-year term. One-third of the members of the Upper House of parliament retire after every two years.

23 Mar 2018 9:08 AM


Voting for 25 Rajya Sabha seats begins: Will BJP win ninth seat in Uttar Pradesh?

Besides Uttar Pradesh West Bengal, Karnataka, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Telangana will also feature in the polls.

23 Mar 2018 8:51 AM

BJP's UP ally threatens party with boycotting Rajya Sabha polls

SBSP chief and UP min Om Prakash RajbharRajbhar said, 'If I don't get to speak to Amit Shah, I will boycott the voting for RS elections.'

19 Mar 2018 2:56 PM

Rajya Sabha polls: BJP fields four aspirants, Congress in spot

Fadnavis trying to get Sena’s additional votes for Rahatkar.

13 Mar 2018 4:00 AM

TDP to wait till Rajya Sabha polls to take call on ties with BJP?

To win in the Rajya Sabha elections in the first round, 44 MLAs’ support is required.

09 Mar 2018 4:54 AM

RS polls: Sena to shun Rane

Unlikely to give votes, should BJP field him.

03 Mar 2018 1:59 AM