West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.22

Speaker verdict out: Mukul a BJP MLA

In a video byte relaying the decision, Banerjee claimed: “...the petitioner has failed to adduce weighty evidence... to the contentious allegations.” Following the pronouncement of the de...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.02.22

Defection: Speaker bins BJP petition against Mukul

The fate of two Mamata Banerjee loyalists took different turns on Friday as the party stood behind one, albeit indirectly, but appeared to throw the other under the bus. Krishnagar North ML...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.02.22

MLA’s Duare Prahar coinage draws flak

A public remark by Udayan Guha, the Trinamul MLA of Dinhata in Cooch Behar who won by a record margin last year, on Sunday evening where he purportedly threatened voters of Dinhata has drawn flak. Gu...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

India  /  Published 28.01.22

Maha govt faces Fadnavis ire

Reacting to the apex court's judgement, Fadnavis said in a tweet, "Satyameva Jayate. We welcome and thank the Supreme Court for the historic decision of quashing suspension of our 12 BJP Maha...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 25.01.22

Maha: BJP MLA's son killed in accident

Seven persons, including some medical students and the son of an MLA, were killed in Wardha district of Maharashtra when the car they were travelling in fell off a bridge in the wee hours of Tuesday, ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Nagpur


India  /  Published 25.01.22

Voters grill MLA on old promises

A sitting BJP MLA and the party’s nominee from Uttar Pradesh’s Budhana seat had to face a barrage of questions on unfulfilled promises from residents of a village where he had gone to hold...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.22

TMC MLA voices grievance

Fissures within the ruling TMC in Bengal seem to be widening as another MLA on Sunday took a jibe at the party top brass over its style of functioning, a day after senior leader Partha Chatterjee aske...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.01.22

MLA booked for violating poll code

  BJP legislator of Uttar Pradesh's Purqazi Assembly constituency Pramod Utwal and his 27 supporters have been booked for violating the poll code and Covid norms, officials said on Sunday. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Muzaffarnagar

India  /  Published 11.01.22

Bihar BJP MLA quits after Priyanka tweet

Bihar’s BJP MLA Rashmi Varma, representing the Narkatiaganj constituency, resigned from the Legislative Assembly on Sunday citing personal reasons. The move gave a jolt to her party as it could ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 08.01.22

Doctor MLA visits homes for care

Raidighi MLA Aloke Jaldata has launched a door-to-door campaign to ensure that no one is left without medical care amid a surge in Covid-19 cases. The 54-year-old Trinamul Congress MLA, who is a doct...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


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