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Congress MLA, 11 others get six months in jail for rioting

Judicial Magistrate Abhishek Saxena convicted Congress MLA from Kailaras, Ram Singh Yadav; former MLAs Harivallabh Shukla and Virendra Raghuvanshi and nine others.

Sep 14, 2017, 23:10 PM IST
Ban Sunny Leone's condom ads on buses, says Goa Congress MLA

Ban Sunny Leone's condom ads on buses, says Goa Congress MLA

The ads, featuring the former porn star, are displayed on the Kadamba transport buses as part of an advertising contract.

Aug 02, 2017, 08:03 AM IST

Congress MLA M Vincent in Kerala charged with sexual harassment, stalking

Top Congress leaders in Kerala on Friday welcomed the police probe into complaints against the first-time Congress legislator.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:58 PM IST
Shakuntala Khatik, Congress MLA who incited mob to burn police station in MP, booked

Shakuntala Khatik, Congress MLA who incited mob to burn police station in MP, booked

The Madhya Pradesh authorities on Tuesday registered an FIR against Karera Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik who was caught on camera inciting a mob to set on fire a police station in protest against killing of five farmers in police firing in Mandsaur.

Jun 13, 2017, 09:35 AM IST
MP lawmaker Shakuntala Khatik incites people to set police station on fire, BJP says Congress' 'dirty politics' exposed

MP lawmaker Shakuntala Khatik incites people to set police station on fire, BJP says Congress' 'dirty politics' exposed

Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga on Friday posted a video which shows a Congress MLA urging her supporters to burn a local police station in Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 09, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

Congress MLA, 14 councillors join BJP in Manipur

Congress MLA Ginsuahau Zou and 14 councillors from the party have joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Manipur.

Apr 18, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Former Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane joins BJP

Former Congress MLA Vishwajeet Rane on Thursday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.The former Valpoi legislator had resigned from the Congress as well as an MLA on March 16, the day Parrikar won a crucial trust vote on the floor of state assembly.

Apr 06, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Goa CM Manohar Parrikar sails through floor trust; upset Congress MLA Vishwajit Rane quits party

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar sails through floor trust; upset Congress MLA Vishwajit Rane quits party

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday won the critical trust vote in the legislature, with 22 MLAs backing his government and the Congress getting the support of 16 legislators.

Mar 17, 2017, 00:05 AM IST
Malayalam actress abduction case: Congress MLA alleges 'serious lapses' in handling case

Malayalam actress abduction case: Congress MLA alleges 'serious lapses' in handling case

A senior Congress MLA today alleged "serious lapses" on the part of the Kerala government in handling the case of abduction and harassment of a noted South Indian actress here last week.

Feb 22, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Boost for BJP ahead of Goa elections as Congress MLA Mauvin Godinho set to join the saffron party

Boost for BJP ahead of Goa elections as Congress MLA Mauvin Godinho set to join the saffron party

It's a boost for BJP ahead of assembly elections in Goa.

Dec 14, 2016, 09:39 AM IST

Rebel Congress MLA expelled for anti-party activity in Tripura

Congress MLA Biswa Bandhu Sen has been expelled from the primary membership of the party for six years due to his anti-party activities.

Jun 07, 2016, 12:09 PM IST

Congress MLA claims BJP made him offer to destabilise Rawat govt

Congress MLA Ganesh Godiyal claimed he and his legislator friends had been approached by state BJP leaders with "hefty" offers to help trigger the collapse of the Harish Rawat government.

Mar 18, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

Manipur High Court nullifies Congress MLA's election

The Manipur High Court on Monday nullified the election of Congress legislator Mairembam Prithiviraj on charges of falsifying his educational qualification.

Feb 29, 2016, 23:46 PM IST

Woman surfaces at Patna SSP's office, claims she was not kidnapped by Congress MLA

In a major twist to the case of a Congress MLA allegedly kidnapping a 20-year-old woman, the latter on Friday turned up before the Senior Superintendent of Police, Patna along with the MLA's driver Pankaj, whom she introduced as her boyfriend.

Jan 29, 2016, 19:36 PM IST

Bihar: Case filed against Congress MLA Siddharth Singh for abducting a girl

In Bihar, case is filed against Congress MLA Siddharth Singh for abducting a girl.

Jan 28, 2016, 17:01 PM IST

Gogoi condemns comment on Irani, says "not Assamese culture"

Congress MLA Nilamani Sendeka had made the comment at a public meeting at Nalbari yesterday on the eve of Irani's visit.

Dec 28, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Cong MLA Nirmala Devi granted bail

A local court today granted bail to Congress MLA Nirmala Devi, who was arrested at Ranchi on August 25, and 13 other accused in connection with the violence at NTPC's Pakri Barwadih coal mining project in Hazaribagh district.

Oct 07, 2015, 01:12 AM IST

Congress legislator among 100 arrested for Varanasi violence

Over 100 people, including a Congress legislator, were arrested on Tuesday for their alleged involvement in the violence in Varanasi.

Oct 06, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

West Bengal student lynching: Congress MLA on indefinite fast

Congress legislator Manas Bhuniya on Wednesday began an indefinite fast demanding arrest of those involved in the lynching of an activist of the party's students wing.

Sep 16, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

Cong MLA Kavlekar's assets to be evaluated by CA: Goa ACB

Goa Police's Anti-Corruption Bureau has decided to rope in a chartered accountant to calculate the total assets of Congress legislator Chandrakant Kavlekar, who is under the scanner for allegedly having disproportionate wealth.

Sep 11, 2015, 13:12 PM IST