CONGRESS MLA

  • Bail hearing of Karnataka Congress MLA Vijayanand Kashappanavar today July 8, 2014

    Bangalore: The bail plea of Karnataka Congress MLA Vijayanand Kashappanavar will be heard on Tuesday. Kashappanavar has been alleged of slapping and assaulting two police constable at a city lounge bar in Bangalore on June 2. The police had been instructed to go slow on the probe. MLA Vijayanand Kashappanavar...
  • Karnataka: Congress MLA booked for attacking cops at an upscale pub July 2, 2014

    Bangalore: A Congress MLA has allegedly attacked police constables at an upscale pub in Bangalore on Tuesday night. Vijayananda Kashappanavar, MLA from Hunagund had gone to an elite pub at UB City for his birthday. MLA and his friends allegedly forced the pub staff to serve them liquor and play...
  • Congress MLA starts hunger strike, demands action against overloaded vehicles June 27, 2014

    Congress MLA Giriraj Singh Malinga on Thursday sat on a hunger strike demanding action against overloaded vehicles on the AgraMumbai Highway passing from the district. He began the strike outside the collectorate here. Malinga said he wants a check on the movement of overloaded trucks and stern action against them. The MLA told...
  • Congress MLA opens fire during a party at minister's residence, 2 injured September 18, 2013

    An MLA of Uttarakhand's ruling Congress party on Tuesday allegedly opened fire at the residence of state Agriculture Minister Harak Singh Rawat during a party leaving two persons, including a party leader, injured. A party was on at the minister's residence when Congress MLA from Khanpur in Haridwar district Kunwar Pranav...
  • Delhi: Man 'fires' with toy pistol outside MLA's office March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Irked at an MLA for not taking his phone calls, a drunken man today "fired" with a toy pistol outside the Delhi legislator's office here today triggering panic in the area. Ravinder Yadav, who was allegedly under the influence of alcohol, was upset at Congress MLA from Trinagar constituency,...
  • Cong MLA thrashes family for delay in giving way to his vehicle December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Yet another instance of misuse of power by politicians was witnessed on the JindHisar road in Haryana on Monday. An angry Congress MLA thrashed a family travelling in a car after they delayed giving way to the MLA's vehicle. MLA Ramniwas Ghorela with his security guards abused the women...
  • Assam: Mob tried to rape me, says MLA Rumi July 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress MLA from Borkhola, Assam, thirtythreeyearold Rumi Nath on Sunday said that the hundredstrong mob that surrounded her and thrashed her outside a Karimganj hotel on Friday night even attempted to rape her. A badly bruised Rumi Nath told mediapersons, "The attackers misbehaved with me. They even tried to...
  • Lalu's fourth daughter marries son of Cong MLA January 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Railway Minister Lalu Prasad's fourth daughter Ragini on Saturday night tied the nuptial knot with the son of a Samjawadi Party MLA who recently joined Congress. Vice President Hamid Ansari, senior BJP leaders LK Advani and Rajnath Singh, LJP Chief Ramvilas Paswan and Delhi Chief Minister Sheila...
  • Bhanwari: CBI may arrest Cong MLA Malkhan Singh December 19, 2011

    Jodhpur: The CBI is likely to seek arrest warrant against Congress MLA Malkhan Singh, after he failed to appear for questioning in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi. The central investigating agency said Malkhan, whose brother Parasram Bishnoi is an accused, will be declared an absconder and his property will...
  • Hit & run: police lapse or political pressure? June 4, 2010

    New Delhi: A Congress MLA's son faces just two years in prison after his Mercedes rammed into a taxi, killing a woman. The police delayed his breath analyser test. Did they try to protect him? ...
  • Court orders MLA to work at AIDS camp as punishment February 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Congress MLA Talvinder Singh Marwah is helping out at an AIDS awareness camp. From the Delhi Assembly to community service, the politician is clocking in hours of community service not out of the goodness of his heart, but on court orders. He had to choose between sweeping the...
  • Goa gripped by rave party politics March 15, 2007

    Goa: Go four kilometres down a bumpy, narrow road in Goa and you reach a spot straight into the heart of a private jungle. This is the place where police allege a rave party was held on December 5, 2006 an incident that has become the centre of a...
  • Goa MLA flouts law at night party March 13, 2007

    Goa: Goa has always been the preferred hotspot for parties, enjoyment and unwinding. Indian and foreign tourists swing to blasting music at various beach parties, flouting all time restrictions and violating court orders. The "fun" not just limited to the blatant disregard for laws, it usually translates into uncontrolled usage...