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Rajya Sabha elections: The formula to elect MPs

Rajya Sabha elections: The formula to elect MPs

The present strength of Rajya Sabha is 245, out of which 233 are representatives of States and UTs and 12 are nominated by the President. 

Mar 23, 2018, 13:31 PM IST
High Court reserves order on plea of 20 disqualified AAP MLAs

High Court reserves order on plea of 20 disqualified AAP MLAs

The Delhi High Court today reserved its order on 20 Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs' plea challenging their disqualification in office-of-profit case.

Feb 28, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
AAP vs bureaucrats: Delhi government officers to meet Ministers after weeklong boycott

AAP vs bureaucrats: Delhi government officers to meet Ministers after weeklong boycott

Officers of the Delhi government will on Tuesday afternoon attend a cabinet meeting related to the budget, a week after they decided to boycott all meetings with Ministers in protest against an alleged attack on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs.

Feb 27, 2018, 15:26 PM IST
Varun Gandhi Questions Lawmakers Power to Hike Own Salaries

Varun Gandhi Questions Lawmakers Power to Hike Own Salaries

BJP MP Varun Gandhi today questioned the lawmakers? power to hike their own salaries, pointing out the decline in the number of days the Parliament runs for.

Feb 25, 2018, 13:33 PM IST
Ruckus in J&K assembly over fair price shops allocation

Ruckus in J&K assembly over fair price shops allocation

Opposition National Conference (NC) legislators disrupted the proceedings of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Wednesday demanding cancellation of fair price shops allotted by the government.

Feb 07, 2018, 13:32 PM IST
Dhinkaran takes oath as MLA; supporters give rousing reception

Dhinkaran takes oath as MLA; supporters give rousing reception

The newly-elected MLA was administered oath by Speaker P Dhanapal in his office here after the former arrived there to a rousing reception by his supporters who lined up all along the route from his residence.

Dec 29, 2017, 21:58 PM IST
Chargesheet filed against Congress MLA in rape case

Chargesheet filed against Congress MLA in rape case

The court has asked Vincent to appear before it on January 15, when the charges will be read out to him.

Dec 25, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Attention! In Yogi's UP, all officers must stand up with joined hands before MPs, MLAs

Attention! In Yogi's UP, all officers must stand up with joined hands before MPs, MLAs

The gesture needs to be repeated at the time of departure.

Oct 21, 2017, 08:33 AM IST
Huge number of Shiv Sena MLA's will join BJP if alliance breaks: Independent Maharashtra MLA

Huge number of Shiv Sena MLA's will join BJP if alliance breaks: Independent Maharashtra MLA

MLA Ravi Rana further said that if Shiv Sena ditches the alliance a huge number of its MLA`s will join hands with BJP.

Sep 22, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

Chit fund scam: CBI interrogates BJD MLA Pravat Biswal

A clash also took place between the police and BJD workers near the CBI office, but there was no report of any injury.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
Governor reaches Chennai, Madras HC to hear MLAs disqualification today

Governor reaches Chennai, Madras HC to hear MLAs disqualification today

Political developments in Tamil Nadu in the wake of disqualification of 18 AIADMK MLAs gathered momentum on Tuesday with the arrival of Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao here and the Madras High Court set to hear the petition of the legislators against the Speaker's action.

Sep 20, 2017, 06:03 AM IST
T T VDhinakaran alleges Palaniswami faction 'intimidating' MLAs of his camp

T T VDhinakaran alleges Palaniswami faction 'intimidating' MLAs of his camp

"They (MLAs) are being intimidated by sending police personnel... They are being asked to support Chief Minister Palaniswami," he alleged.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

"We have been making demands for different categories of people. This time, the MLAs have urged the chief minister to increase the salary of lawmakers," said Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati.

Sep 13, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

Citizenship of Telangana MLA cancelled

An MLA of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi has been stripped of his citizenship by the Union Home Ministry after it was found that he held a German passport.

Sep 06, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

Nitish Kumar for making available five boats in every panchayat

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday instructed that five boats should be made available in every village panchayat in the state and a few locals should be trained in navigating them in view of the yearly floods in the state.

Sep 06, 2017, 20:36 PM IST
T T V Dhinakaran to meet Tamil Nadu government tomorrow

T T V Dhinakaran to meet Tamil Nadu government tomorrow

The Governor has given appointment at 12.30 PM tomorrow for Dhinakaran and his team, Raj Bhavan sources said.

Sep 06, 2017, 20:11 PM IST
Chief Minister K Palaniswami claims support of 'all AIADMK MLAs'

Chief Minister K Palaniswami claims support of 'all AIADMK MLAs'

Stating that 109 MLAs had attended the meeting convened by him in Chennai yesterday, Palaniswami said the other party legislators could not be there due to various reasons.

 

Sep 06, 2017, 19:05 PM IST

Son of Congress leader, 3 others booked in murder case

The son of a late Congress leader and three others have been booked in the alleged murder of their friend following a brawl over some dispute while returning from Nepal, the police said here on Tuesday.

Sep 05, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
BJP is in for a long haul in power, says Amit Shah

BJP is in for a long haul in power, says Amit Shah

Shah also said that though the BJP appears to be at its peak with a majority government at the Centre and 1,387 MLAs in states the workers feel the party has still a long way to go.

 

Aug 19, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Muslim community is in constant state of fear: Samajwadi Party MLA Shivpal Singh Yadav

Muslim community is in constant state of fear: Samajwadi Party MLA Shivpal Singh Yadav

He further cornered the government over its poor policies including demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax (GST) and said both broke the backbone of the traders.

Aug 17, 2017, 12:20 PM IST