BJP has fielded senior leader S Suresh Kumar as its candidate in the election for the post of Karnataka Assembly Speaker to be held tomorrow. The Congress-JD(S) coalition, which claims to enjoy the.. IndiaTimes - Published
The tense, high-voltage hearing in the Supreme Court on Saturday morning — where the BJP and the Congress battled it out over the appointment of Bopaiah as Pro tem Speaker — had its own lighter.. DNA - Published
After exhausting all options to shore up the numbers to achieve the magic figure of 111, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, in a dramatic move, resigned before a Supreme Court-ordered trust.. DNA - Published
The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka collapsed today as Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa quit minutes before he was to face a floor test to prove his contested majority in the hung assembly.. DNA - Published
The opposition is planning a big show of strength on Monday when HD Kumaraswamy will be sworn in as Karnataka Chief Minister.
Sources have said that BSP leader Mayawati, Samajwadi Party leader.. DNA - Published
Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa will take a floor test in Karnataka's Assembly at 4pm on Saturday, the Supreme Court ruled, slashing Governor Vajubhai Vala's controversial 15-day window to the BJP leader.. DNA - Published
The BJP, which emerged as the single largest party with 104 seats in Karnataka Assembly, was invited by the governor to form government despite the JD(S)-Congress combine staking claim by citing the.. DNA - Published
Union Minister Prakash Javdekar has said, he has reason to believe that the list of 117 MLAs submitted by Congress and JD(S) combine is forged. Addressing media persons in Bengaluru today, Mr. All India Radio - Published
Against the backdrop of political developments in Karnataka, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today claimed the situation in the country was similar to that in Pakistan under "dictatorship".
At an.. DNA - Published
Amid drama over Karnataka government formation, the Congress party and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) have planned to embarrass the Governors of Goa and Bihar states respectively by asking them to let the.. DNA - Published
JD(S) and Congress leaders on Wednesday met Governor Vajubhai Vala and submitted a list claiming support of 117 MLAs with a plea to consider their claim for government formation. IndiaTimes - Published
Outgoing Chief Minister Siddaramaiah turned "emotional" at a meeting of the party's new legislators today while speaking on Congress' defeat in the assembly polls even as senior leaders blamed him.. DNA - Published
Ousted AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran on Friday vowed to end the rule of Edappadi K Palaniswami government within a week.
"There is no history of adharma and betrayal having.. DNA - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
Names of at least seven Lok Sabha Members of Parliament (MP) feature in the list of those found with assets disproportionate to their known sources of income. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).. DNA - Published
The government has told the Supreme Court that seven Lok Sabha MPs and 98 MLAs whose election affidavits containing details of assets showed discrepancy with tax records are being investigated.
The.. Deccan Herald - Published
DMK and 21 dissident MLAs, owing allegiance to TTV Dinakaran, on Tuesday, demanded Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to immediately order the floor test for Edappadi K Palanisami government after only 111.. DNA - Published
As uncertainty looms large over Tamil Nadu politics following the revolt of 19 dissident MLAs owing allegiance to sidelined deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran against Chief Minister Edappadi K.. DNA - Published
Even as 19 dissident MLAs loyal to ousted deputy general secretary TTV Dinakaran are staying put in a luxurious seaside resort in Puducherry for the second successive day, Chief Minister Edappadi K.. DNA - Published
A day after the merging of two rival AIADMK factions, the ruling party in Tamil Nadu is now facing a fresh crisis, with 19 dissident MLAs withdrawing their support to Chief Minister Edappadi K.. DNA - Published
Barely a day after the merger between the two All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagham (AIADMK) warring factions, as many as 19 MLAs supporting "ousted" leader TTV Dhinakaran, met Tamil Nadu governor.. Deccan Herald - Published
The average poll expenditure of the 117 MLAs in Punjab in the recent state Assembly polls is Rs 15.34 lakh, i. e. 55 per cent of the expense limit, poll watch bodies ADR and NEW said here today. DNA - Published
The 15th Legislative Assembly of Punjab began its five-year term with Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh taking oath along with other newly elected MLAs on the first day of the session, here on.. DNA - Published
Punjab Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) analysed the self-sworn affidavits of the 117 newly-elected MLAs in the Punjab 2017 Assembly Elections. Here are some of their.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Congress led by Captain Amarinder Singh had recorded majority after it swept 77 out of 117 Assembly seats, trailed by AAP-LIP alliance which won 22 seats and SAD-BJP with 18 seats in the results.. DNA - Published
*After days of dramatic developments in Tamil Nadu, the stage is set for a crucial floor test in the special session of the Assembly on Saturday to decide the fate of Chief Minister Edappadi K.. Deccan Herald - Published
Sasikala Natarajan carted 130 MLAs in three buses and parked them at a resort, 120 kilometres away from Chennai. Sasikala needs the support of 117 MLAs if she is to become chief minister of Tamil Nadu... Oneindia - Published