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AAP MLA Mohaniya arrested, Kejriwal slams Modi

New Delhi: AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya was today arrested on charges of molestation and sexual harassment amidst high drama when he was addressing a press conference, triggering an angry reaction from Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal who accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of declaring an “emergency” in Delhi. Mohaniya, who is also vice chairman of Delhi


Big Breaking- Malerkotla tense after quran sacrilege triggers violence

Malerkotla: Tension gripped Malerkotla, Punjab’s Muslim-dominated town, on Saturday after a night of arson and violence amid rumours that torn pages of the Quran were found in a cemetery. The incident occurred after prayers on the third Friday of the holy month of Ramzan when a mob targeted the house of local Shiromani Akali Dal

POWERCOM employees stage protest outside MLA Kalia’s house

Jalandhar: Powercom employees staged protest outside house of MLA Manoranjan Kalia at Jalandhar, on Friday. The protesters raised slogans against the MLA seeking the arrest of Rajan Angural and his expulsion from BJP. The protesters have threatened to stage a state level protest. Rajan angural is accused BJP leader in death of Ram Shankar a

AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya booked for outrage of modesty

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA MLA Dinesh Mohaniya booked for allegedly misbehaving with a woman. The police have registered FIR against him for outraging of modesty of a woman. The woman alleged that the accused MLA pushed her and other women. Following the allegations, a case of outraging the modesty has been registered

Fate of 21 AAP MLA hangs in balance as Prez returns Bill

New Delhi: The Delhi government Bill to exclude the post of Parliamentary Secretary from the office of profit has been refused assent by the President, raising questions over the fate of 21 AAP MLAs, who have been appointed to the posts. The refusal puts a question mark over the membership of 21 Aam Aadmi Party

Congress MLA Randhawa slaps party’s Pathankot Sewa Dal chief

Chandigarh: Punjab Congress president Capt Amarinder Singh’s much hyped dharna at Dinanagar on Wednesday turned out to be a major embarrassment for the party as Dera Baba Nanak MLA Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa slapped Pathankot district chief of Congress Sewa Dal, I S Gulati, during the event. The slap was followed by a scuffle among party

AAP MLA arrested in assault case, released on bail: Delhi police

New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party MLA from HariNagar, Jagdeep Singh, was today arrested for allegedly assaulting the manager of a waste management company, contracted by the area’s municipal corporation, and later granted bail, police said. “Singh has been arrested under IPC sections 323 (causing hurt), 506 (criminal intimidation and 341 (wrongful restraint). He was later

Goa minor rape case: Accused MLA’s wife cries political vendetta

Panaji: Goa Congress MLA Jennifer Monserrate, the wife of disgraced legislator Atanasio Monserrate who has been accused of “buying” and raping a minor girl, has backed her husband, claiming he is a victim of “political vendetta”. “Of course it is political vendetta against my husband, more likely because he said he would contest the Panaji

Bains brothers not to join Jagmeet Brar’s rally or front by him

Reacting on the invitation of expelled Congress leader Jagmeet Brar to join May 21 rally and form another political front in the state, independent MLA from Ludhiana Simarjit Singh Bains refused the proposal of Brar. MLA from the Atam Nagar constituency and head of Team Insaaf Bains refuted the claims of Brar of having any

MLA Pargat turn heads, attends SAD district meeting today

Jalandhar: In damage control mode ahead of the ensuing assembly elections, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday managed to convince Jalandhar Cantonment MLA Pargat Singh to attend its SAD district (urban and rural) meeting, which was targeted at reaching out to masses through social media platform The SAD meeting was chaired by party spokesman Daljit Singh