ET View: Sensible decision in Karnataka, now to let the December 5 bypolls decide the ex-MLAs’ future
The 14 MLAs who quit from Congress and the three from the Janata Dal (Secular) last July, leading to the fall of the JD(S)-Congress government, may have reasons other than pure disagreement and/or disenchantment with the way their own parties were going about governing and such things. Now, it’s for the bypolls on December 5, to decide the fate of the 17.
Disqualified Karnataka MLAs can contest bypolls: Supreme Court
The court upheld the Speaker's disqualification, but clarified that it will be...
Oppn to hold joint protest on 'economic slowdown', RCEP during Parliament session: Ghulam Nabi Azad
Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel and Randeep...
Sena flaunts 'other option' to extract BJP's pound of flesh
The Sena is bargaining hard for an equal share in the power, which means an equal number of ministries and the rotational CM. Sena won 56 seats in the Assembly polls. Both the parties are known for making hard bargains in the past also.
Supreme Court verdict on disqualified MLAs has no meaning: Kumaraswamy
"Without giving power to the anti-defection law, we pat our back saying that we have introduced the law. What is there in the anti-defection law? To prohibit them (public representatives) from arbitrary acts of resigningwhenever they want and can be easily influenced," Kumaraswamy said.
Amid suspense, BJP, Sena leaders meet Governor separately
Amid suspense over the government formation, leaders of ruling allies, the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena, met Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshyari separately here on Monday.
Economy to BJP: Are you listening?
The recent election show how the slowdown is finally starting to show up as an electoral determinant.
Disqualified Karna MLAs welcome SC nod for contesting by-polls
Hailing the top court order, BJP state president Nalin Kumar Kateel said already the election date has been announced and the party would convene a meeting to discuss the future course of action.
Maharashtra Election Results: BJP-Sena stays in lead
The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena combine on Thursday raced ahead in its bid to retain power in Maharashtra by notching leads in 1...
BJP leads in 6 of 11 assembly seats in UP
The BJP is leading in Lucknow Cantt, Manikpur, Balha, Govind Nagar, Ghosi and in Pratapgarh where its ally, the Apna Dal candidate is leading. The Samajwadi Party (SP) is leading in Rampur where Tanzeen Fatima, wife of SP MP Azam Khan, is the candidate.
BJP, Congress locked in tough fight in Haryana
The BJP, which had set a target of winning 75 seats ahead of the polls, is leading in 38 seats, while the Congress is ahead in 32 constituencies. The fledgling Jannayak Janta Party, which fought its maiden assembly polls, is also ahead in 10 seats.
Haryana will not tolerate BJP's misgovernance any more: Selja
As counting continues - and no clear winner emerges in the state of Haryana - Congress chief Kumari Selja taunted the BJP on Twitter; branding their regime as one of misgovernance and inequality.
Maharashtra denies maha win for BJP, party suffers Jat jolt in Haryana
Although the BJP will form the government in Maharashtra with Shiv Sena and is likely to get the numbers in Haryana, the party will have to introspect what went wrong after a resounding victory, just a few months ago, in the Lok Sabha elections.
UP bypolls: BJP, ally improve lead; ahead in 8 seats
Of the 11 seats of the state where bypolls were held, eight were held by the BJP and one by ally Apna Dal (Sonelal). Two other seats were shared by the SP and the BSP. The bypolls were mostly necessitated after legislators got elected to the LS.
BJP woos Dushyant as Haryana turns out to be close call
As the trends emerged in Haryana, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday started making crucial moves towards Dushyant Chautala's Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) as they aim for the 46-seat majority mark.
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