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  • Telangana BJP MLA threatens to burn theatres screening 'Padmavati'

    Telangana BJP MLA threatens to burn theatres screening 'Padmavati'

    A legislator of BJP from Hyderabad has threatened to burn down theatres in Telangana if they screen Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati", which is slated for release next month. T Raja Singh, a member of Telangana assembly, called upon people to......

    November 7, 2017
  • Taj Mahal a blot on India, built by traitor: BJP MLA Sangeet Som

    Taj Mahal a blot on India, built by traitor: BJP MLA Sangeet Som

    Controversial Bharataiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sangeet Som has once again stirred up the hornet’s nest by terming Taj Mahal a “blot” on India and the Mughals who built it as “traitors”. Speaking at a public rally in Meerut, the......

    October 16, 2017
  • J-K MLA Engineer Rashid appears before NIA in terror funding case

    J-K MLA Engineer Rashid appears before NIA in terror funding case

    Jammu and Kashmir independent legislator Engineer Rashid on Tuesday appeared before the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning in the alleged terror funding case. Engineer Rashid, who represents the north Kashmir Langate assembly constituency, reached the NIA office at around 11.40......

    October 3, 2017
  • 18 dissident AIADMK MLAs disqualified, TN CM now has majority

    18 dissident AIADMK MLAs disqualified, TN CM now has majority

    Tamil Nadu Speaker P. Dhanapal on Monday disqualified 18 MLAs owing allegiance to the AIADMK faction led by T.T.V. Dinakaran, effectively giving Chief Minister E. Palaniswami a majority in the Assembly. Assembly Secretary K. Boopathy said that after the disqualification......

    September 18, 2017
  • Two BJP MLAs marshalled out after ruckus in Delhi assembly

    Two BJP MLAs marshalled out after ruckus in Delhi assembly

    BJP MLAs Vijender Gupta and Manjinder Singh Sirsa were marshalled out of the Delhi assembly for causing disturbance and repeatedly opposing a discussion on the Chandigarh stalking issue that involves a party leader's son. The two were consistently hindering a......

    August 8, 2017
  • On Rajya Sabha poll eve, 44 Gujarat MLAs return; Ahmed Patel sure of win

    On Rajya Sabha poll eve, 44 Gujarat MLAs return; Ahmed Patel sure of win

    Forty-four Congress MLAs from Gujarat who were taken to Karnataka to prevent "poaching" by the BJP ahead of Tuesday's Rajya Sabha elections, returned on Monday, officials said. The MLAs were moved to a private resort near Bengaluru on July 29......

    August 7, 2017
  • GJM MLAs won't attend monsoon session of Bengal Assembly

    GJM MLAs won't attend monsoon session of Bengal Assembly

    All the three Gorkha Janmukti Morcha MLAs have decided not to attend the monsoon session of the state Assembly which began on Friday, due to the indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling hills. "As the indefinite shutdown in the hills is on......

    August 4, 2017
  • Congress confident of Ahmed Patel's victory

    Congress confident of Ahmed Patel's victory

    The Congress on Monday said it was confident party leader Ahmed Patel will win the Rajya Sabha election in Gujarat as it had 14 more votes than the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). "Ahmed Patel will win the election. We have......

    July 31, 2017
  • 44 Gujarat Congress MLAs staying at resort near Bengaluru

    44 Gujarat Congress MLAs staying at resort near Bengaluru

    Forty-four Congress MLAs from Gujarat have been lodged at a private resort near here after they landed from Ahmedabad on Saturday morning, a party official said. "All our Gujarat MLAs have been put up at the Eagleton Golf Resort in......

    July 29, 2017
  • Heated exchanges between TMC, GJM, BJP MLAs during polling

    Heated exchanges between TMC, GJM, BJP MLAs during polling

    Some heated moments were witnessed in the West Bengal Assembly during the Presidential polls on Monday after a ruling Trinamool Congress legislator lashed out at the GJM counterparts for setting Darjeeling "ablaze" and attacked state BJP president Dlip Ghosh for......

    July 17, 2017
  • Presidential election: 100 pc polling in HP

    Presidential election: 100 pc polling in HP

    Himachal Pradesh recorded 1100 per cent polling in Presidential election with all 67 MLAs casting their vote by 11.08 a.m. One seat is lying vacant in 68 member house following death of Congress minister, Karan Singh. The MLAs of both......

    July 17, 2017
  • MPs, MLAs vote to elect 14th President of India

    MPs, MLAs vote to elect 14th President of India

    Parliamentarians and legislators across India began voting on Monday to elect the country's 14th President in what is a direct contest between ruling NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind and opposition-backed Meira Kumar. Polling to choose the successor of incumbent Pranab......

    July 17, 2017
  • Telangana MLA booked for misbehaving with woman collector

    Telangana MLA booked for misbehaving with woman collector

    The police have booked a legislator of the ruling TRS for his alleged rash behaviour with a woman collector of Mahabubabad district in Telangana. At a public meeting organised during the programme to launch 'Harita Haaram' (a massive plantation programme)......

    July 13, 2017