06 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today cleared the decks for ousted Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat to prove his legislative majority in the state assembly on Tuesday, but nine disqualified rebel Congress legislators won't be allowed to vote.
02 May 2016
Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati today hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, accusing them of "wasting money on government functions" on the occasion of May Day instead of taking measures to improve the lot of labourers.
28 Apr 2016
Chandigarh: In a major embarrassment to ruling Shiromani Akali Dal, party's Jalandhar-Cantonment MLA Pargat Singh, who is also India's former hockey captain, today stayed away from oath-taking function of Chief Parliamentary Secretary (CPS) in the SAD-BJP government.
05 Oct 2011
The Bullandshahr police came under the scanner after it failed to produce in court here BSP MLA Mohd Alima and his brother who were accused of sexual exploitation in an 18-year-old case.
14 Apr 2016
Lucknow: Cautioning dalits and backwards against BJP's designs, former UP chief minister Mayawati today said its leaders will only act as "bonded labourers of RSS" and claimed Prime Minister Narendra Modi could do little for the OBCs though he claims to belong to the community.
29 Mar 2016
Medininagar (Jharkhand): Jharkhand Congress MLA Bidesh Singh passed away following a heart attack at Medininagar, the headquarters of Palamu district. He was 67.
29 Mar 2016
Kolkata: Kalimpong's sitting MLA Harka Bahadur Chettri, who had resigned from Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM), is defending his seat as an independent candidate with support from ruling Trinamool Congress.
05 Apr 2016
Amritsar: BJP MLA Navjot Kaur Sidhu, who had announced her resignation on Facebook, yesterday said senior leaders have assured that the party would intervene if she faces any problem in "carrying out" development work in her assembly constituency.
08 Apr 2016
Nainital: The Uttarakhand High Court today deferred to April 18 the hearing on a batch of petitions relating to the ongoing political crisis in the state after nine disqualified rebel Congress MLAs sought adjournment on the ground that their counsel was not available.
10 Mar 2016
Biharsharif: Controversial RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, accused of raping a minor girl last month, surrendered in a court here in Bihar's Nalanda district today after being on the run.