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
Mumbai: A court in suburban Kurla on Wednesday issued fresh summons against Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) MLA from Hyderabad Akbaruddin Owaisi in connection with an alleged hate speech case.
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.
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
Hyderabad: A case was booked against BJP's Goshamahal MLA T Raja Singh and 20 others here after they allegedly tried to erect a wall around a religious place near a roadside in Mangalhat area, even as three police platoons reached the area to maintain law and order.
12 Jul 2014
Gandhinagar: Congress MLA and party spokesperson in Gujarat Assembly Shailesh Parmar on Friday alleged that crime rate in the state has escalated to such an extent that 'Gujarat model' has now turned into a 'crime model'.
16 Jul 2014
Gandhinagar: Gujarat government on Tuesday told the state Assembly that it would take another three years to complete the ongoing Narmada dam project, for which Rs 342 crore would be required, in addition to the Rs 1,892 crore spent so far on it.