Notice to `pepper-spray` ex-MP Rajagopal for opinion poll

Election Commission has issued notice to former MP L Rajagopal -- of the "pepper-spray" fame -- for violating the model code of conduct by announcing his opinion poll.

Rajagopal apologises to MPs for `hardship` caused by his act

L Rajagopal, who quit Lok Sabha soon after his pepper spray attack, has tendered an apology to all MPs for the "hardship" they faced due to his action.

LS Speaker accepts resignation of Rajagopal

Expelled Congress MP L Rajagopal, who had created a storm by resorting to pepper spraying in Lok Sabha, is no longer a member of the House with Speaker Meira Kumar accepting his resignation today.

Seemandhra MP L Rajagopal resigns from Lok Sabha, says quitting politics

Seemandhra MP L Rajagopal, who had created a storm by splashing pepper spray in Lok Sabha on Tuesday resigned from Parliament and announced quitting politics, saying he was "hurt" as Telugu people have been divided following the passage of Telangan bill in Lok Sabha.

Pepper spray attack: Meira Kumar asks Parliamentary committee to probe

In the wake of pepper spray attack incident that led to complete pandemonium in the Lower House, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Sunday directed the Parliament`s Committee of Privileges to investigate the matter.

Pepper spray attack: MPs likely to be frisked before entering Parliament

In the wake of pepper spray attack incident that led to complete pandemonium in Lok Sabha on Thursday, Lok Sabha Speaker has directed the Committee on Security to convene an emergency meeting on Monday to consider various options, which includes frisking of MPs, to prevent a repeat of such shameful incident.

Congress favours strictest punishment for Rajagopal

Condemning scuffle in Lok Sabha over Telangana, Congress favoured "strictest possible punishment" against Seemandhra MP L Rajagopal, saying it will be "end of democracy" if "internal attacks" recur.

Telangana chaos: Used pepper spray in Parliament as self-defence, says Rajagopal

Adamant that he did no wrong by carrying pepper spay in Parliament, Seemandhra MP L Rajagopal, who is against the creation of Telangana, said that he had used it only as self-defence.

Four MPs in hospital after Lok Sabha fracas

Three MPs were rushed to hospital after they complained of choking and burning eyes following a pepper spray attack by a member during introduction of Telangana Bill in Lok Sabha.

Historic day for Telangana, says TRS

The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has hailed the tabling of the Telangana bill in Parliament as a historic day for the people of the region.

`Pulling down` of Congress MP: Case against Telangana activists

Criminal case was registered against pro-Telangana activists for "pulling down" Congress MP L Rajagopal from dais during dharna of APNGOs.

Blast at Congress MP`s resort near Hyderabad

Congress MP L Rajagopal`s resort on the city`s outskirts was damaged in a bomb blast, police said Tuesday.

Cong MP begins hunger strike for Andhra unity

Congress MP L Rajagopal has begun a indefinite hunger strike to oppose
division of AP.