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Shiv Sena's protest against insurance firms 'nautanki': Congress' Vijay Wadettiwar

Terming it a "nautanki" (farce) on the eve of the Assembly elections, Vijay Wadettiwar said that the Shiv Sena was trying to play the role of the opposition, even as it remains in the BJP-led ruling alliance in the state.

Congress MLA disqualification: Gujarat HC suspends conviction of Bhaga Barad

Barad had been convicted on March 1 this year to two years nine months of rigorous imprisonment on a 24-year old limestone mining case, by a magistrate court. Within three working days, on May 5, the Assembly speaker Rajendra Trivedi had then disqualified Barad.


Blast outside MLA Munirathna's residence in Bangalore kills one; FIR indicates 'chemical blast'

City Police Commissioner T. Suneel Kumar who rushed to the spot said that the incident took place around 9.15 am. The victim is identified as Venkatesh (56), a resident of Dobhighat Quarters at Malleshwaram.

Denied ticket, Cong MLA takes away chairs from party office

Sattar, the MLA from Sillod, said he has quit the party and claimed the chairs belonged to him. The local unit of the Congress had called a joint meeting with ally NCP at its office `Gandhi Bhawan' in Shahgunj locality.

Madhya Pradesh: SP transferred after FIR filed against Congress MLA’s son

Morena SP Riaz Iqbal was shifted to police headquarters in Bhopal on Tuesday, two days after the police charged the Sumaoli legislator’s son Rahul and his accomplices with firing guns in the air.

Odisha: Former Congress MLA joins Biju Janata Dal

Singh's entry into the ruling BJD coincided with the visit of Congress President Rahul Gandhi to Odisha to address rallies at Bhawanipatna in Kalahandi district and Rourkela in Sundrgarh district on Wednesday.


Veteran Congress MLA Gyan Singh Sohanpal dies at 92

The veteran leader had contested his first election in 1962 and became a minister in 1969 in Ajoy Mukherjee Cabinet. In Siddhartha Shankar Ray’s Cabinet (1972 to 1977), Sohanpal was minister for transport, jail and parliamentary affairs departments.

Kerala: Rape-accused Congress MLA M Vincent sent to police custody

Earlier, M Vincent, who was booked on the aforementioned charges, was arrested and presented in a local court, was then sent to 14-day judicial custody. The woman had reportedly attempted suicide after being allegedly sexually harassed by Vincent.

Two Congress MLAs in West Bengal join TMC

Sankar Singha, a senior leader, has been made the working president of the TMC in Nadia district. Singha is an MLA from Ranaghat Uttar Paschim and Arindam Bhattacharya is the legislator of Santipur, both in Nadia district

Congress distances itself from 'allegiance pledge' for its Bengal MLAs

The decision to make MLAs sign a Rs 100-stamp paper was unanimously agreed upon at a meeting between legislators, district presidents, state party leaders and West Bengal Congress president Adhir Chowdhury.