Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023



Rajasthan Speaker: 81 MLAs claimed in person that resignations not voluntary

January 31, 2023 7:38 am

The legislators resigned from the Assembly in September following the Congress high command’s “unilateral” decision to opt for a new CM — said to have been Sachin Pilot.

MP: Two Congress MLAs booked for harassing woman travelling with her baby on train

October 08, 2022 8:04 am

Suneel Saraf and Siddharth Kushwaha, MLAs from Kotma in Anuppur and Satna, respectively, have been accused of outraging the modesty of woman on board Rewanchal Express.

Jharkhand political crisis: Crucial meeting at CM's residence, 'ring fencing' of MLAs mulled

August 26, 2022 2:50 pm

In the rapidly changing political scenario, 'resort politics' may come into play in the state to keep the numbers intact, according to some insiders present at the meeting.

Punjab: Brother of former LIP MLA Simarjeet Singh Bains arrested in rape case, MLA still at large

July 02, 2022 5:09 pm

Karamjit Singh Bains was arrested from Ranjit Avenue where the family's new house was under construction. Ludhiana police are in the process of attaching their property and seizing bank accounts

RJD MLA Anant Singh gets 10-year jail in Arms Act case

June 21, 2022 8:14 pm

Singh's legislative Assembly membership is under threat now. His lawyers said the verdict will be challenged in the Patna High Court.

Maharashtra legislative council votes: BJP to make medical arrangements for 2 ailing MLAs

June 18, 2022 2:29 pm

The council elections for ten seats will take place on June 20. The BJP is leaving no stone unturned and is maximising its support by reaching out to each and every one both within and outside the party.

Delegation of Gujarat MLAs visits Assembly to learn about e-vidhan

June 10, 2022 6:03 am

UP Assembly Speaker Satish Mahana received the delegation and took them on a tour of the Vidhan Bhavan, including its pavilion, picture gallery, Neva (National e-Vidhan Application) Service Center and Assembly Library, said to be the largest in the country after Parliament.

Odisha BJP MLA arrested for 'assaulting' BDO

May 02, 2022 2:30 am

Panigarhi (66), a three-time BJP legislator from Deogarh, allegedly thrashed Deogarh district's Tilebani BDO Krushnachandra Dalapati, on Saturday. Panigrahi has also registered a case against Dalapati under charges of assault.

Shiv Sena MLA’s wife dies by suicide

April 18, 2022 9:24 am

The incident took place around 9.15 pm at the MLA's residence in Kurla when Rajni, 42, was found hanging in the kitchen by a family member who alerted the police control room.

We get many facilities, there should not be any pension for MLAs: Abhay

April 17, 2022 3:43 am

Interacting with mediapersons on Saturday, Abhay said, “People of the constituency elect and send us to the Vidhan Sabha to serve them and not to claim pensions. People elect us so that we can raise their grievances in the Vidhan Sabha and get their problems solved by mediating between them and the government officials."


JNU becomes hub of druggists after 8 pm: BJP MLA

February 23, 2016 8:01 am

Ramgarh, Feb 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party MLA from Ramgarh Gyandev Ahuja in a bizarre comment over the Jawaharlal Nehru row said that JNU becomes a hub of druggists after 8pm. He said 50,000 pieces of bones, 3,000 used condoms, 500 used abortion injections and 10,000 cigarette buds, are found in JNU waste every day. He added that girls and boys dance naked in cultural programmes at JNU which are witnessed by druggists.

OP Sharma summoned by police, says will cooperate

February 18, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, OP Sharma, was summoned by the Delhi Police on Thursday. Before being summoned, he said he respects the law and will cooperate with the police during the investigation.

Rahul Gandhi should be shot dead: Rajasthan BJP MLA

February 18, 2016 7:04 am

Barmer, Feb 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Barmer MLA Kailash Chaudhary said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who 'supported' anti-national slogans and Afzal Guru, should be shot dead. He further said that people like Rahul are 'traitors'.

Sarfaraz Alam has been arrested, interrogation underway- AS Thakur

January 24, 2016 5:13 pm

Patna, Jan 24 (ANI): District Superintendent of Police A.S. Thakur on Sunday said that Janata Dal (United) MLA Sarfaraz Alam has been arrested and interrogation is underway. Meanwhile, maintaining his stand, arrested Sarfaraz Alam today said the charges of molestation that have been made against him are completely false and baseless. According to the complaint, the incident occurred on January 17 when Alam allegedly misbehaved with the couple on board the train. An FIR was registered against him with GRP Patna the next day. The MLA was allegedly travelling without ticket and was drunk. A footage of the purported incident was also aired by the media.

Sarfaraz Alam should be thrown in jail: Tej Pratap Yadav

January 22, 2016 8:24 am

Patna, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the molestation case against Janata Dal-United (JDU) MLA Sarfaraz Alam, Bihar's Health Minister Tej Pratap Yadav on Friday said he should be thrown in jail. An FIR was registered against Alam for misbehaving with a woman passenger on the Guwahati-Rajdhani Express on Sunday night.The case was filed at GRP police station in Patna, and Alam has been booked under sections 341, 323, 290, 504 and 354A of the IPC.