SC asks CBI to probe into UP legislator's alleged illegal acts

Turkey on Monday sought shutting down of institutions in Mumbai linked to the Fethullah terror network, which it had claimed was behind last month's attempted coup in that country.

Aug 08, 2016, 18:42 PM IST

CPI(ML) legislator Mehboob Alam accused of slapping Allahabad Bank Manager

CPI(ML) Legislator Mehboob Alam accused of slapping Allahabad Bank's Manger in Bihar's Katihar district. He slapped the manager after entering in bank manager's cabin.

Jul 30, 2016, 16:36 PM IST

Bihar RJD legislator Raj Ballabh Yadav booked in rape case of minor

An arrest order was issued on Saturday for Rashtriya Janata Dal legislator Raj Ballabh Yadav in connection with a case of abduction and rape of a minor.

Feb 14, 2016, 10:47 AM IST

Goa governor sends back legislator's mercy plea for review

Goa Governor Mridula Sinha on Tuesday returned to the state cabinet for review a mercy petition signed by it for pardoning a convicted legislator, an official said.

Sep 09, 2015, 00:46 AM IST

Meghalaya MLA Clifford R Marak dies

 Meghalaya's sitting legislator from Chokpot constituency and founder of Garo National Congress (GNC) party Clifford R Marak passed away today at a hospital in Guwahati, family sources said.

Mar 01, 2015, 02:29 AM IST

No US trip for CPI-M legislator

The CPI-M has barred one of its legislators from travelling to the US next month to attend the International Visitor`s Leadership Programme organised by the State Department - as it is funded by the US government.

Jul 26, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

China expels legislator for violating discipline

China says it has expelled a member of the National Legislature for "serious disciplinary violations" amid a crackdown on corruption ordered by President Xi Jinping.

Jul 01, 2013, 09:09 AM IST

Goa legislator threatens to agitate against Mopa airport

Goa Vikas Party legislator Francisco `Micky` Pacheco warned that he will lead an agitation against the proposed greenfield airport at Mopa on the Goa-Maharashtra border, if the state government does not scrap the project.

Apr 01, 2013, 16:54 PM IST

Somali legislator killed by gunmen, UN condemns attack

The UN`s representative to Somalia is condemning the killing of a Somali member of Parliament.

Sep 23, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

Warrant issued for Bihar legislator`s arrest

Araria district civil court issued the warrant after Alam, a ruling party legislator, failed to appear for hearing of the case registered in 2002.

Apr 25, 2012, 13:10 PM IST

Two Bihar legislators get extortion calls

Two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators in Bihar, in separate incidents, have alleged that they received extortion calls from unidentified men.

Jul 04, 2011, 10:44 AM IST

Punjab government backs legislator arrested for graft

The Punjab government has questioned the working of the CBI after the probe agency arrested the state`s chief parliamentary secretary and BJP legislator Raj Khurana in a Rs.1.5 crore graft case.

May 07, 2011, 12:00 PM IST

CBI arrests Punjab BJP legislator on corruption charges

An expensive Porsche car, nearly Rs 15 lakh in cash found during the raid, CBI officials said.

May 05, 2011, 09:23 AM IST

MDMK legislator quits membership of House in Pondy

The lone MDMK member in the
Puducherry Assembly PR Siva has resigned from the party and
membership of the House and joined the All India NR Congress
led by former Chief Minister N Rangasamy.

Mar 21, 2011, 16:38 PM IST

Printing mistake makes Pachouri a legislator

Madhya Pradesh Congress President
Suresh Pachouri, who has never contested an assembly election, on Tuesday figured as a "legislator" in the questions-and-
answers booklet of the state Assembly.

Mar 15, 2011, 20:52 PM IST

TDP legislator asks Telangana supporters to call off stir

Opposition TDP on Saturday appealed
to the Telangana supporters to withdraw their proposed
agitation on March 10 as it would disrupt the intermediate
examination scheduled for that day.

Mar 05, 2011, 20:12 PM IST

UK lawmaker pleads guilty over expenses charges

A serving British legislator has
pleaded guilty to charges connected to the country`s
lawmakers` expense scandal.

Jan 11, 2011, 21:45 PM IST

Rape accused BSP legislator claims he is impotent

A ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator accused of raping a 17-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh`s Banda district Tuesday claimed he was "impotent".

Jan 04, 2011, 23:45 PM IST

Delhi to re-send to Centre proposal for salary hike of MLAs

Delhi Government on Tuesday justified
its decision seeking a hike in monthly salary of MLAs and
Ministers and said it will send the proposal to the Centre
again along with the clarifications sought on the matter.

Nov 23, 2010, 23:03 PM IST

BJP leader gets a taste of five-star arrogance

Maharashtra BJP leader and legislator Vinod Tawade got a taste of five-star arrogance outside a luxury hotel.

Nov 20, 2010, 16:38 PM IST