JD(U) Friday suspended Islampur MLA Rajiv Ranjan from the party for six years accusing him of "anti-party activities", days after he attacked his party`s government in Bihar over "unabated corruption" after having earlier opposed a tie-up with Lalu Prasad`s RJD.
BJP MLAs and municipal councillors in Delhi will adopt one school and one jhuggi cluster each in their respective areas and ensured that toilets are built and drinking water facilities installed there.
Congress MLA Devendra Yadav has returned his five-month salary to the chief secretary but other Congress MLAs may not follow suit, saying they were working round the clock since becoming public representatives.
The Assam Legislative Assembly today witnessed a noisy scene over change of senior Congress MLA Anjan Dutta`s seat in the House and he along with party colleague Bhupen Kumar Borah boycotted the Question Hour over the issue.
A plea by a man, whose daughter was allegedly gangraped by three men, seeking registration of a case against a ruling Samajwadi Party MLA, a circle officer and a chief medical officer has been accepted by a local court here.
BJD chief and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has asked party MPs and MLAs to refrain from appointing their close relatives as their representatives or promoting them as block or notified area council (NAC) chairpersons.
Jharkhand Chief Secretary Sajal Chakraborty on Tuesday accused JMM MLA Akhil Akhtar of using abusive language against him in presence of senior law officers at the secretariat while the legislator alleged the top officer asked him to "get out" of his chamber.
Patna High Court Tuesday reserved its order for tomorrow on a petition by legislator Renu Kushwaha challenging the notice of dismissal of her membership from JD(U) even as the speaker granted one more day to her and another party MLA to reply to the show cause issued to them.
Renu Kushwaha, who was a minister in the erstwhile Nitish Kumar JD(U) government, today filed a writ petition in the Patna High Court challenging a show cause notice issued to her and another suspended party MLA for dismissal of membership under the anti-defection law.