Jagdambika Pal

One month jail term for Jagdambika Pal for violating model code

The MP, however, was granted bail by the court soon after.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:58 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh once had a 'one-day' CM - here's why

Jagdambika Pal is now famously remembered as “one-day” wonder of Uttar Pradesh politics for becoming controversial chief minister in a high-political drama in 1997.

Jan 05, 2017, 06:42 AM IST

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Nov 10, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

NGT notice to CPWD over leaf burning in MP's bungalow

BJP MP Jagdambika Pal's official gardener Monday faced the heat of the National Green Tribunal which directed him to appear before it for allegedly burning leaves at the parliamentarian's official bungalow here.

May 18, 2015, 18:10 PM IST

Members in Lok Sabha for speedy aid, loan waiver to help farmers

Cutting across party lines, members in the Lok Sabha on Friday voiced concern over losses caused by unseasonal rains and hailstorms to the farm sector and demanded expeditious assistance to farmers in distress and a loan waiver scheme to help them.

Apr 24, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

Smeared with Holi colours, two BJP members asked to leave LS

Two BJP members on Tuesday entered the Lok Sabha chamber with 'gulal' smeared on their faces, prompting the Chair to politely turn them away.

Mar 04, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Concern in LS over coal shortage in thermal power plants

Concern was voiced in the Lok Sabha Friday over reports that nearly half of the thermal power plants in the country, including over 20,000 MW capacity stations of state-run NTPC, are reeling under coal shortage with stocks to last less than a week.

Jul 18, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

Jagdambika Pal fumbles while taking oath in LS

Jagdambika Pal, who recently switched from Congress to BJP, Friday fumbled as he tried to take oath in the Lok Sabha without reading from a printed slip, leaving members amused.

Jun 06, 2014, 15:20 PM IST

Congress never tried to catch Dawood Ibrahim in 10 years, now raising questions: Jagdambika Pal

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP from Domariyaganj, Jagdambika Pal on Sunday criticised Congress` for raising Dawood Ibrahim`s issue against the backdrop of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s visit to India for the PM-designate Narendra Modi`s swearing-in ceremony.

May 25, 2014, 20:13 PM IST

BJP suspends UP MLA for anti-party activities

BJP has suspended its sitting MLA from Siddharth Nagar constituency Jai Pratap Singh for "anti-party activities".

Apr 19, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Jagdambika Pal, comedian Raju Srivastava join BJP, endorse Narendra Modi

Former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal and popular stand-up comedian Raju Srivastava on Wednesday joined the the Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of crucial Lok Sabha polls.

Mar 19, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

BJP workers protest against Jagdambika Pal getting LS ticket

Amidst reports of former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal cosying up to the BJP and likely to get party ticket for Lok Sabha polls, workers of the saffron party on Tuesday protested against his possible nomination from Domariyaganj seat.

Mar 18, 2014, 17:34 PM IST

Jagdambika Pal hits back at Khurshid

Former Congress leader Jagdambika Pal Wednesday hit back at External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid for reportedly calling him greedy by raking up the controversy over a trust run by the minister`s family.

Mar 12, 2014, 22:49 PM IST

Another blow to Congress, Jagdambika Pal resigns from party

In a setback to the Congress, senior Congress leader Jagdambika Pal resigned from the Lok Sabha and quit the primary membership of the party on Friday.

Mar 07, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

`Humiliated` but will stay in Congress for now: Jagdambika Pal

Congress leader Jagdambika Pal today dismissed speculation about his joining BJP, saying although "humiliated" he would remain in the party "as of now".

Mar 01, 2014, 21:21 PM IST

Kejriwal`s remark on Republic Day will make people lose faith in democracy: Congress

Reacting to the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal`s statement on Republic Day calling it a "procession of floats," Congress leader Jagdambika Pal on Tuesday said that if the CM had no respect for Republic Day; people might lose their faith within the democracy of the nation.

Jan 21, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

Coalgate: Jagdambika Pal defends PM, says `there is zero loss`

Congress leader Jagdambika Pal defended Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh over the coal blocks allocation scam.

Aug 17, 2013, 15:02 PM IST

Jagdambika Pal becomes member of LS chairpersons panel

Senior Congress member Jagdambika Pal was Monday made a member of the panel of Chairpersons who preside over the Lok Sabha.

Aug 05, 2013, 15:27 PM IST

`Narendra Modi`s communal image responsible for US visa row`

Narendra Modi has been denied visa by the US for the last several years over allegations of human rights violations during the 2002 riots in Gujarat.

Jul 24, 2013, 13:25 PM IST

Gadkari`s Vivekananda IQ remark: Congress seeks apology, Mahesh Jethmalani quits BJP core group

BJP president Nitin Gadkari landed in a controversy on Monday over drawing a comparison between the IQ level of Swami Vivekananda and fugitive don Dawood Ibhrahim in remarks which drew fire from the Congress.

Nov 05, 2012, 20:31 PM IST