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Former MLA, brother arrested in spurious liquor case

Vijayawada Commissioner of Police Goutam Sawang informed the media through a late night SMS that Vishnu, a Congress leader, and Srinivas had been arrested.

Attack on journalists in Chennai: DMDK MLA, 18 others arrested

A DMDK MLA and 17 other party functionaries were arrested in connection with alleged assault of journalists when the latter staged a protest outside party founder Vijayakanth's residence here today, police said. 

VIDEO: Meet Banshidhar Baudh, a UP govt minister who lives in hut, ploughs field
VIDEO: Meet Banshidhar Baudh, a UP govt minister who lives in hut, ploughs field

Have you ever seen a minister who lives in a hut with his family? Who ploughs fields with cattle? Who doesn't enjoy high-profile facilities?

Court allows to examine witnesses in case against AAP MLA Akhilesh Tripathi
Court allows to examine witnesses in case against AAP MLA Akhilesh Tripathi

A court here on Thursday allowed complainant-witnesses to be examined in a case against AAP legislator Akhilesh Pati Tripathi for allegedly claiming medical expenses for his mother who was not dependent on him.

2013 riot case: Arrested AAP MLA Akhilesh Tripathi gets bail
2013 riot case: Arrested AAP MLA Akhilesh Tripathi gets bail

A court on Friday granted bail to AAP legislator Akhilesh Tripathi, who was remanded in judicial custody a day earlier over a 2013 rioting case.

Out of favour BJP MLA gets threatened over contesting Bihar polls

 An out of favour BJP legislator on Monday said she got a threat letter asking her not to contest the upcoming Bihar assembly polls as a rebel candidate.

SC rejects Somnath Bharti's anticipatory bail plea

In a big setback to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Somnath Bharti, the Supreme Court on Monday rejected his anticipatory bail plea and asked him to surrender before the court today itself.

Samajwadi party MLA Shakir Ali in controversy for indecent comments on women

Samajwadi party's UP MLA Shakir Ali made indecent comments against women and even claimed that he said nothing wrong.

AAP MLA's fake degree row: Court records official's statement

A Delhi court on Monday recorded the statement of an Election Commission official in a complaint seeking criminal prosecution of AAP legislator Bhavna Gaur for allegedly furnishing false details about her educational qualification in the affidavits for the Assembly polls.

MLA Jyoti Rashmi creates ruckus in Bihar Assembly

Bihar Legislative Assembly on Thursday witnessed unruly scenes when an Independent MLA created ruckus in the House to express her demand for imposition of prohibition on liquor in the state.

AAP leader Somnath Bharti provokes anger for sexist comment

Should Delhi be safe only for beautiful women? AAP MLA Somnath Bharti garners flak for his sexist comment. Tries to pass off comment as a misunderstanding.

AAP MLA's wife beats students in Delhi

The wife of AAP MLA from Nangloi Jat, Raghuvinder Shokeen, allegedly beat up two school students with a pipe in Delhi

Case registered against Tripura CPI(M) MLA for false affidavit

A case has been registered against Keshab Debbarma, an MLA of the ruling CPI(M) from Golaghati constituency in Tripura, for allegedly submitting false affidavits regarding his educational qualification.

MLA demands 3rd state Finance Commission for Goa

 

Panaji: Independent MLA Rohan Khaunte on Friday demanded formation of third state Finance Commission for Goa, which is due for last six years.

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti, wife attend second round of counselling

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti and his wife Lipika Mitra attended second round of counselling session at Delhi Police's CAW cell in Dwarka on Thursday.

JD(U) MLA Anant Singh arrested, accused of kidnapping and murder

Bihar's JD(U) politician, Anant Singh has been arrested by the police over allegations of kidnapping and murder. His house is under the police scanner and is being examined by officials for weapons.

Cash-for-votes scam: Naidu's purported conversation adds new twist

A purported conversation in an audio tape between Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu and nominated MLA Elvys Stephenson, aired in a section of local TV channels, gave a new twist to the cash-for-votes controversy on Sunday.

Fake Degree row: AAP MLA seeks stay of proceedings against him

Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on Monday moved Delhi High Court seeking stay on Bar Council of Delhi (BCD) proceedings against him over his alleged fake law degree.