A message was today doing rounds on the social media that AAP's Bijwasan MLA Devendra Sehrawat has accused party's Delhi unit leader Durgesh Pathak of organising volunteers against him in his constituency, a charge refuted by the latter.
Former INLD MLA Bharat Singh was shot dead and two of his associates critically injured when some unidentified persons opened indiscriminate fire at them in south west Delhi's Najafgarh area here this evening.
Keeping up the pressure on the government, opposition leader V S Achuthanandan on Thursday asked Speaker N Sakthan to forward to police the complaint of LDF women MLAs that the ruling front legislators had attacked and molested them on March 13.
Four persons, including a former MLA, have been sentenced to three years in jail by a local court in connection with a 2003 case of granting promotions to ineligible persons in the district's Sewa Sahkari Samiti.
Delhi is all set to get its youngest Assembly with the average age at 42 years, primarily due to 28 newly-elected MLAs, who fall in the 25-40 years age bracket, a 35 per cent rise as compared to the last Assembly.
In a bid to give more teeth to anti- corruption watchdog Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Justice (retd) PP Naolekar said here on Sunday that he has recommended amendments to the MP Lokayukta Act to bring MLAs and institutions including NGOs which get government funds, under its ambit.
The three-day long stalemate in Odisha Assembly over use of abusive words against a woman MLA ended this evening after Agriculture minister Pradip Maharathy tendered an apology at an all-party meeting chaired by Speaker Niranjan Pujari here.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday termed the suspension of five Congress Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) from the Maharashtra Assembly a `black spot` in the history of the state legislature.
A court here Wednesday granted the CBI six-day remand of the suspended BJD MP Ramchandra Hansdah and two former legislators, arrested Tuesday for their alleged involvement in a chit fund scam in Odisha.