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Shivpuri: Police in Madhya Pradesh have lodged an FIR against Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik for “inciting violence” during the farmers protest last week. Karera Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Anurag Khujaria told IANS that the Congress MLA from Karera “provoked” her party workers to indulge in violence during the farmers protest. The FIR has been lodged …

Hyderabad: Hyderabad police on Saturday registered a case against BJP MLA Raja Singh Lodh, who described old city of Hyderabad as “mini Pakistan” and made some other objectionable remarks. Singh, who is a member of Telangana state assembly from Goshamahal constituency in the city, had told a television channel in an interview that the Constitution …

Mumbai: An independent MLA in Maharashtra, Bacchu Kadu, stirred controversy after he dragged Bollywood’s “dreamgirl”, Hema Malini in the farmers suicide issue. Kadu, while addressing a press conference in Nanded district, said, “Hema Malini consumes alcohol daily. Does she commit suicide?” He was replying to the claims which said that most of the farmers commit …

Lucknow: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has given nod to make senior party leader Hriday Narayan Dikshit as the Speaker of the 17th Legislative Assembly of Uttar Pradesh. It may be mentioned that Wednesday is the last date of nominating any other names for the post, and if no names are proposed, then on March 30, …

Meerut: Filled with happiness and excitement, after winning with huge majority in 2017 assembly polls of Uttar Pradesh, the party workers are confident of taking the state to the path of ‘freedom from goondaism and corruption’. A fresh warning has been given by the newly appointed legislator from Sardhana constituency Sangeet Som, who has assured the …

Lucknow: Another incident of breaching Model Code of Conduct came into light when the wife of Samajwadi Party MLA broke the red signal at Hazratganj, and when opposed regarding the same, she began misbehaving with the woman constable.

Bhagalpur: Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University has decided to cancel the LLB degree awarded to former Delhi law minister and Aam Admi Party leader Jitender Singh Tomar. The University has alleged that the minister has acquired the degree through illegal means. The examination board and the disciplinary committee of the University headed by TMBU vice-chancellor Rama Shanker Dubey decided …

Lucknow: Re-conciliatory moves are on but the clash within the ruling Yadav clan in Uttar Pradesh is far from over. New moves may have been camouflaged as showing all sharing a common stage but what is not shown is the absence of common thought process. The latest ploy to placate the warring members of the …