30 Jul 2014
Jaipur: Annoyed over his question being deferred, a Congress MLA staged a brief sit-in on the floor of the Rajasthan Assembly house on Wednesday alleging misappropriation of funds worth crores of rupees in public distribution system (PDS) system in Karauli.
28 Jul 2014
Bangalore: Defending his "controversial" tweet advocating "Gujarat model" to stem the Saharanpur riots, Bharatiya Janata Party MLA and party National Executive Member C T Ravi on Monday said his intention was not to inflame communal passions but to help Uttar Pradesh Government control communal violence.
23 Jul 2014
Patna: After two days of protest over declaring Bihar as drought hit, RJD legislator Dinesh Kumar Singh ended his fast on Wednesday, even as the Assembly decided to discuss in detail the issue through a special debate on Friday.
24 Jul 2014
Panaji: A Goa Congress legislator on Thursday compared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Speaking during the monsoon session of the state assembly on a BJP-sponsored motion, Congress legislator Dabolim Mauvin Godinho congratulated Modi on becoming the prime minister and also lauded the former Gujarat chief minister's work ethics, strong leadership and his ability to think "out of the box".
22 Jul 2014
Patna: A RJD legislator is on an indefinite sit in here for the second day on Tuesday demanding release of water in the canal system for irrigation and declaration of the state as drought-hit and BJP has lent support to him on the issue.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: JD(U) and BSP on Wednesday demanded action against Sena MPs over an alleged incident of forcing a Muslim to eat a chapati to break his Ramzan fast.
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.
19 Jul 2014
Patna: Bihar has just 13 dentists in government hospitals and dispensaries to cater to a vast population of around 11 crore, a majority of which live in rural areas, a Nominated Member in the state Legislative Council said.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: BSP supremo Mayawati said on Monday that her party will not oppose the appointment of Nripendra Mishra as Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister and support the TRAI Amendment Bill in Parliament.