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'Not in position to add disqualification of candidates with pending criminal cases': Supreme Court verdict on tainted MPs, MLAs
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'Not in position to add disqualification of candidates with pending criminal cases': Supreme Court verdict on tainted MPs, MLAs

The Supreme Court on Tuesday passed a verdict on the disqualification of MPs and MLAs against whom a chargesheet has been filed, and said that the apex court is "not in a position" to order the disqualification of 'tainted' politicians.

Gujarat Assembly passes bill to increase monthly salaries of MLAs by Rs 45,000, ministers' wages raised by 54 percent
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Gujarat Assembly passes bill to increase monthly salaries of MLAs by Rs 45,000, ministers' wages raised by 54 percent

Earlier, the salary of MLAs was Rs 70, 727 which has now been raised to Rs 1, 16,316 - so that is a hike of Rs 45,589. The lawmakers' daily allowances will increase to Rs 1,000 from Rs 200 and monthly postal allowance of Loss of Pay (LOP) has been increased to Rs 10, 000 from Rs 1,000.

Supreme Court reserves verdict on plea for banning lawmakers from practising as advocates
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Supreme Court reserves verdict on plea for banning lawmakers from practising as advocates

The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on a plea seeking to ban legislators from practising as advocates.

Maharashtra Police foils immolation bid by two Congress MLAs over farmers' issues, detains both
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Maharashtra Police foils immolation bid by two Congress MLAs over farmers' issues, detains both

The police foiled an immolation bid by Congress Members of Legislative Assembly over farmers' issues near the district collectorate, detaining both of them.

Karnataka Congress leaders likely to visit Delhi to discuss ministerial berths, portfolio allocation with high command
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Karnataka Congress leaders likely to visit Delhi to discuss ministerial berths, portfolio allocation with high command

Congress leaders from Karnataka are likely to visit New Delhi to discuss portfolio allocation ahead of the 6 June cabinet expansion in the southern state.

Will set up 12 special courts for speedy disposal of criminal cases against MPs, MLAs: Centre to SC
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Will set up 12 special courts for speedy disposal of criminal cases against MPs, MLAs: Centre to SC

The Narendra Modi govt informed the Supreme Court that it will set up special courts for speedy disposal of criminal cases pending against MPs and MLAs

Punjab AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa booked for assaulting woman, denies charges
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Punjab AAP MLA Amarjit Singh Sandoa booked for assaulting woman, denies charges

An Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA from Punjab was today booked for allegedly assaulting a woman, police said.

Assembly polls 2016 : ADR survey shows over half the elected MLAs are crorepatis
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Assembly polls 2016 : ADR survey shows over half the elected MLAs are crorepatis

At least 428 MLAs or nearly half of all the winners in recently concluded assembly elections — in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam, West Bengal and Puducherry — are crorepatis.

30% MPs, MLAs have criminal cases against them
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30% MPs, MLAs have criminal cases against them

An analysis of affidavits declared by MPs and legislators shows that around 30 percent of 4,807 lawmakers have criminal cases against them, said a think-tank.