West Bengal  /  Published 09.09.21

Most Bengal BJP MLAs set to lose central security

The Union ministry of home affairs has quite literally left 61 BJP MLAs in Bengal to the mercy of the Trinamul government. For, according to sources, late on Wednesday night the ministry headed by Ami...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.09.21

JD(U) MLA in underwear shocks travellers

The Opposition in Bihar on Friday found fresh ammunition against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U) after a video of a party MLA travelling by a New Delhi-bound train in undergarments went viral....
By Our Bureau, PTI in Patna

India  /  Published 29.07.21

Delhi: BJP MLA suspended from House

Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel suspended BJP MLA Om Prakash Sharma from the House for the day for making derogatory remarks against AAP MLAs on the first day of the monsoon session on Thursday....
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.05.21

MLAs’ protest over Covid-19 irks BJP

Three BJP MLAs descended on the deserted Hill Cart Road here on Sunday morning and held a sit-in demonstration to protest alleged mishandling of Covid-19 by the Mamata Banerjee government. Police arr...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 25.07.19

Restless BJP awaits word from top

BJP leaders in Karnataka appeared restless on Thursday as their wait to form the next government continued with no word from the central command.Speaker Ramesh Kumar disqualified two rebel Congress ML...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore


India  /  Published 17.07.19

Rebel MLAs can’t be compelled to attend Assembly: SC

The Supreme Court has ruled that the 15 dissident MLAs in Karnataka “ought not to be compelled to participate in the proceedings of the ongoing session” of the Assembly.The court added that the re...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.07.19

SC verdict on Karnataka resignations today

The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on a petition filed by 15 dissident MLAs of the Congress and the JDS seeking a direction to the Karnataka Speaker to accept their r...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.11.19

'Disqualified MLAs to join BJP'

Hours after the Supreme Court on Wednesday paved the way for the 17 disqualified Congress- JD(S) legislators to contest the December 5 bypolls for 15 seats in Karnataka, deputy chief minister C. N. As...
By PTI in Bengaluru

India  /  Published 04.11.19

Yedi damper for rebels

The BJP appears to be disowning the Congress and Janata Dal Secular rebels who had helped it return to power in July, indicating it might renege on its promise to field them in the December 5 by-elect...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 13.11.19

The importance of ‘but’

The Supreme Court has upheld the disqualification of 17 rebel lawmakers whose defection set the stage for the so-called “Operation Kamal” in Karnataka but allowed them to contest next month’s As...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


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