BJP MLA shoves cop who stopped loud music, caught on camera

A BJP MLA allegedly attacked a police constable after the latter stopped marriage revellers from playing loud music in Mangalhat area here in the wee hours of Saturday, police said.

J&K Assembly: BJP MLA triggers controversy at swearing-in

As the 12th Assembly came in form on Tuesday, BJP MLA Ravinder Raina triggered a controversy when he took the name of Mata Vaishno Devi while taking oath as MLA in the name of God, drawing objections from the opposition.

Rapists should be hanged publicly: BJP MLA Usha Thakur

BJP MLA Usha Thakur on Sunday justified the killing of the rape accused by a mob in Nagaland and pitched for a law allowing rapists to be hanged in full public view to deter others from committing such offences.

Confidence vote: Bihar BJP MLAs may support Jitan Ram Manjhi on February 20
Confidence vote: Bihar BJP MLAs may support Jitan Ram Manjhi on February 20

Bihar BJP MLAs may support Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi when he will be seeking vote of confidence in the Assembly on February 20, as per reports on Monday.

BJP MLA ready to resign for Munda if made Jharkhand CM

Newly elected BJP MLA from Ichagarh constituency in adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district, Sadhu Charan Mahato on Wednesday offered to vacate his seat if the central leadership would consider former Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda for the chief ministerial post.

Gunjal says he did not commit serious crime like Cong leaders

BJP MLA from Kota North Prahlad Gunjal, who was suspended by the party for allegedly threatening a senior district health official, organised a public meeting in his constituency, saying he has not committed a serious crime as Congress leaders have done.

CMHO accuses BJP MLA of using threats to secure nurse transfer

Kota: A BJP MLA in Rajasthan has landed in a controversy after he allegedly threatened a Chief Medical and Health Officer (CMHO) for failing to effect the transfer of a male nurse with an audio clip of their conversation now circulating on Whatsapp.

Parties gear up for Panaji by-poll

Political parties have geared up for the Panaji constituency by-election with senior Congress leaders Surendra Furtado and Arthur Sequeira staking claims to contest the seat.

Goa BJP leader appoints son in his office

Goa's Deputy Speaker Anant Shet has appointed his son Amaresh Shet as his office staff, a RTI query has revealed.

Newly-elected Maharashtra BJP MLA dead

Govind M. Rathod, a newly elected Bharatiya Janata Party legislator from Mudkhed in Maharashtra's Nanded district, died following a massive heart attack early Monday, a party official said here.

Why no 'captain' for Maharashtra polls, asks Goa BJP leader

Award winning poet and BJP legislator from Goa, Vishnu Wagh Monday used a social networking site to question his party's inability to name a "captain" to lead the charge for the Maharashtra assembly polls.

BJP MLA seeks ban on entry of non-Hindu youths in garba pandals

Amid a raging debate over 'love jihad', a Madhya Pradesh BJP MLA has asked organisers of forthcoming Navratri festival to disallow entry of non-Hindu youths in pandals where 'garba' or devotional dance is performed in the praise of goddess Durga.

NCP condemns attack on BJP MLA Jitender Shunty

Condemning the attack on the MLA of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jitender Singh Shunty, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) general secretary Tariq Anwar Wednesday said that the police needed to undertake a strict investigation in the case.

BJP leaders condemn attack on MLA

BJP leaders Nalin Kohli and Satish Upadhyay have strongly condemned the attack on BJP MLA Jitendra Singh Shunty who was shot at by an armed assailant in the wee hours of Wednesday but managed to escape unhurt.

BJP MLA Jitender Singh Shunty attacked in Delhi's Vivek Vihar

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, Jitender Singh Shunty was shot at by an unknown assailant early this morning at his Vivek Vihar residence in New Delhi. The attacker fired three-four times at Shunty but the MLA managed to escape unhurt.

BJP MLA Jitendra Shunty attacked in Delhi, case registered
BJP MLA Jitendra Shunty attacked in Delhi, case registered

In a sensational incident,  Jitendra Shunty, a sitting BJP MLA from Shahdara, was attacked by two men in Delhi's Vivek Vihar area on Wednesday morning. The MLA, however, survived the attack.

Union Home Ministry should reveal threat perception to BJP MLA Sangeet Som: Aam Aadmi Party

The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday demanded that the Union Home Ministry should make public the threat perception to the BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh, who has been accorded Z category security by the Centre.

Rajasthan BJP MLAs forced to pay Rs 500 for coming late for Budget meet

As many as 15 Rajasthan BJP MLAs were left red-faced when were asked to pay a fine of Rs 500 for arriving late for their legislature party meeting ahead of the Budget session of Rajasthan Assembly in Jaipur.

Court acquits BJP MLA, 50 others in post-Godhra riot case

A local court on Saturday acquitted all 51 accused, including a BJP MLA, due to lack of evidence against them in connection with the 2002 Radhanpur town riot case in which two persons were killed.

BJP MLA threatens to contest against LJP on Vaishali LS seat

BJP MLA Achyutanand on Wednesday threatened to contest as an Independent from Vaishali Lok Sabha seat if the party`s new alliance partner LJP fields Ramakishore Singh.