Kailash Vijayvargiya’s MLA son attacks civic official with cricket bat in full public view, arrested

Indore:  Akash Vijayvargiya, an MLA from Indore III and son of BJP National General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya who thrashed a civic official with a cricket bat in full public view here on Wednesday morning was arrested and produced in the district court. Akash Vijayvargiya beat the municipal corporation zonal officer Dhirendra Bayas with a cricket […]

Saroj Kumar Meher (File Photo/Facebook)

BJD MLA forces engineer do sit-ups for poor road work

Bhubaneswar:  Newly-elected Biju Janata Dal (BJD) legislator from Patnagarh in Odisha has courted controversy by forcing a government official to do sit-ups as punishment for alleged poor quality of road construction in his constituency. A video clip of Saroj Kumar Meher forcing a junior engineer of the Public Works Department (PWD) of Belpada block to […]

Triong Aboh , MLA of Khonsa West constituency (Photo: IANS)

MLA, 6 others killed in attack by Naga militants in Arunachal

Shillong: At least seven persons, including the MLA of Khonsa West constituency Triong Aboh, were killed on Tuesday after suspected Naga militants fired at the vehicle they were travelling in. Police said the incident took place around 11.30 a.m. at Bogapani area in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh. Aboh, who had contested elections from Khonsa […]

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Karnataka Congress MLA fell for BJP’s ‘Operation Kamala’: Siddaramaiah

Bengaluru:  Umesh Jadhav, Karnataka’s “rebel” Congress MLA who resigned from the state Assembly, fell prey to the BJP’s ‘Operation Kamala’, party leader Siddaramaiah said on Tuesday. “The circumstantial evidence clearly suggests that he (Jadhav) has fallen for #OperationKamala (referring to alleged poaching attempts by the BJP),” the former Chief Minister said in a series of […]