Pranab Mukherjee

President Poll: Sangma Likely to Move Court Challenging Pranab’s Nomination

In a bid to escalate the efforts taken to pull UPA's Presidential Candidate Pranab Mukherjee out of the Presidential race, former Lok Sabha Speaker has written to the ruling officer for polls seeking the copy of order to comprehend why his objections against the former's nomination was rejected. Jul 4, 2012

Assam Congress MLA Rumi Nath Says Mob Tried to Rape Her; Five Arrested

Assam police on Sunday arrested five people in connection with the assault on Congress MLA Rumi Nath and her husband Jaki Jakir. On Friday night, Nath and Jakir were severely beaten up by hundreds of people in Assam over their marriage. Nath had reportedly married Jakir, who she befriended on Facebook, with dissolving her first marriage. Jul 1, 2012

Congress MLA Rumi Nath 'Beaten Up' by Mob For Marrying Facebook Friend

A mob at Karimganj town in Assam has severely beaten up Congress MLA Rumi Nath and her second husband, whom she married without giving divorce to her first husband, police said. The 33-year-old was thrashed for allegedly leaving her first husband and 2-year-old daughter and marrying a 28-year-old "Facebook friend" Jacky Zakir. Jun 30, 2012