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Sonia Gandhi to nominate Arunachal chief minister


October 29th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi will next week nominate a successor to outgoing Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Jarbom Gamlin who resigned from the post Friday ... Read more...

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Apex court restores membership of 16 Karnataka legislators


May 13th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Bangalore, May 13 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday restored the membership of 16 disqualified Karnataka legislators, a development that could threaten continuation of B.S. Yeddyurappa as chief minister. The ... Read more...

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Karnataka High Court upholds suspension of disqualified MLAs


February 14th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 14 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Monday upheld the suspension of five independent MLAs, who had challenged Assembly Speaker K G Bopaiah's order disqualifying them under the Anti-Defection ... Read more...

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Karnataka HC upholds disqualification of rebel BJP MLAs


October 29th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 29 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Friday upheld the disqualification of eleven rebel Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators, who were disqualified by the state Assembly Speaker under the ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: Verdict on disqualified lawmakers today


October 29th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 29 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court will today pronounce its much-awaited verdict on the disqualification of eleven rebel BJP MLAs today.Justice V G Sabhahit, the third judge who heard the ... Read more...

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Rebel BJP lawmakers’ plea to now be heard on November 2


October 21st, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct. 21 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court on Thursday reserved its order on petitions filed by 11 rebel Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state assembly lawmakers challenging their disqualification by the ... Read more...

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Suspense in Karnataka continues, Court divided over disqualification issue


October 18th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct.18 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court was split on the disqualification of 11 Bharatiya Janata Party MLAs by the Speaker and the issue will now be heard by a third ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: High Court to decide rebel MLAs’ fate today


October 18th, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 18 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court will today commence the final hearing on the petition filed by five Independent MLAs challenging their disqualification from the State Assembly.They were disqualified ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: High Court to decide rebel MLAs fate today


October 12th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 12 (ANI): The Karnataka High Court is expected to decide on the disqualification of 16 rebel MLAs today.They were disqualified hours before the controversial trust vote won by the BS ... Read more...

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BJP to meet President Patil on Karnataka


October 11th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct.11 (ANI): After B S Yeddyurappa-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government survived the 'Trust Vote' amid complete chaos in the State Assembly, the BJP has decided to meet President Pratibha ... Read more...

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Karnataka developments murder of democracy, says Congress


October 11th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Congress Monday said the manner in which the Yeddyurappa government in Karnataka won the trust vote was "murder of democracy and constitutionalism", and it would ... Read more...

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Rebel Karnataka MLAs demand dismissal of Yeddyurappa Govt.


October 11th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 11 (ANI): After B S Yeddyurappa-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government survived the 'Trust Vote' amid complete chaos in the State Assembly, the rebel MLAs staged a protest outside ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa Govt. in Karnataka survives ‘Trust Vote’


October 11th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 11 (ANI): B S Yeddyurappa-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government in Karnataka survived the 'Trust Vote' on Monday.There was chaos in the Karnataka Assembly earlier today, as eleven BJP ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: Chaos at Assembly ahead of trust vote


October 11th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 11 (ANI): Restricted from entering the Karnataka Assembly, eleven BJP and five Independent MLAs, who were earlier disqualified by speaker K G Bopaiah under the anti-defection law, created a ruckus ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis remains on boil


October 10th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 10 (ANI): With just 36 hours left to prove his majority on the floor of the House, there was no relief for Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, as the ... Read more...

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Parrikar meets Karnataka dissidents MLAs, says crisis will be solved by Saturday


October 8th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Panaji, Oct 8 (ANI): Former Goa Chief Minsiter and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Manohar Parrikar met Karnataka dissidents MLAs here on Friday and exuded confidence about the crisis being ... Read more...

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Karnataka crisis: Fresh talks with dissidents MLAs in Goa


October 8th, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Panaji, Oct 8 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders will on Friday hold fresh talks with dissident Karnataka MLAs to resolve the issue within the state government."I will be meeting ... Read more...

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Text of resolution adopted at all-party meeting


July 12th, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 12 (IANS) The all-party meeting chaired here Monday by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah adopted the following resolutions: "The meeting expressed deep anguish at the unfortunate loss of lives during the ... Read more...

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Hooda gets one week to prove majority in assembly


October 25th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 25 (IANS) Haryana Governor Jagannath Pahadia Sunday gave one week's time to newly inducted Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to prove his majority on the floor of the assembly. Hooda, ... Read more...

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Congress stakes claim to form government in Haryana


October 23rd, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Oct 23 (ANI): Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee (HPCC) president Phool Chand Maullana met state Governor Jagannath Pahadia here on Friday and staked a claim to form the next government in ... Read more...

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Congress claims enough support to form government in Haryana


October 23rd, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 23 (ANI): The Congress Party on Friday claimed to have completed the number deficit by garnering 'unconditional support' of seven Independent Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) in ... Read more...

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Government wins Meghalaya floor test by one vote, uncertainty continues (Lead)


March 17th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 17 (IANS) Amid high political drama, the ruling Meghalaya Progressive Alliance (MPA) scraped through a crucial floor test Tuesday with Speaker Bindo Lanong breaking the tie by voting for the ... Read more...

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Meghalaya speaker suspends five MLAs ahead of floor test


March 17th, 2009 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, March 17 (IANS) The spectre of President's rule loomed large over Meghalaya after assembly Speaker Bindo Lanong near midnight Monday issued "interim suspension" orders on five legislators for withdrawing support to ... Read more...

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BJD seeks fringe parties support to save government


March 8th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by ANI
Bhubaneswar, Mar 8 (ANI): A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew its support, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is working to garner support of fringe parties and independent candidates ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves Presidents rule in Jharkhand


January 19th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Jan 19 (ANI): The Union Cabinet today approved Presidents rule in Jharkhand.A Jharkhand assembly has also decided that the cabinet will remain in a suspended animation.The meeting was held here ... Read more...

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Jharkhand Governor recommends Presidents rule in State


January 17th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Jan 17 (ANI): Jharkhand Governor Syed Sibtey Razi has recommended Presidents rule in the State after a consensus on a new Chief Minister after the ruling Jharkand Murli Morcha (JMM)-led ... Read more...

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Soren Government to prove its majority today


September 1st, 2008 - 9:05 am ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Sept 1 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren, who was sworn-in as the state''s chief minister for the second time, will prove his majority on the floor of the State ... Read more...

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Shibu Soren Government wins trust vote in Jharkhand


August 29th, 2008 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Aug 29 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren today proved majority on the floor of the State Assembly, receiving 42 votes in favour and 34 against him.State Governor Syed ... Read more...

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Soren Government to prove its majority on September 1


August 29th, 2008 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Aug 29 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren, who was sworn-in as the state''s chief minister for the second time, will prove his majority on the floor of the State ... Read more...

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Soren to prove majority today


August 29th, 2008 - 9:01 am ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Aug 29 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren, who was sworn-in as the state chief minister for the second time, will prove majority on the floor of the State Assembly ... Read more...

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Soren to prove majority tomorrow


August 28th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Aug 28 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren, who was sworn-in as the state chief minister for the second time last evening, will prove majority on the floor of the ... Read more...

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Shibu Soren sworn in as Jharkhand Chief Minister


August 27th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, August 27 (ANI): Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Jharkhand here today. This is his second stint in the State CM ... Read more...

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JMM MLAs meet in Ranchi today


August 24th, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Aug 24 (ANI): The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) supremo, Shibu Soren, will meet party MLAs today to discuss the future course of action.Soren is likely to stake claim to form ... Read more...

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Koda resigns


August 23rd, 2008 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi , August 23 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda has resigned in the wake of withdrawal of support by Shibu Soren-led Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM).He handed over his resignation ... Read more...

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Azad’’s resignation accepted


July 7th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar , July 7 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Governor N. N. Vohra has accepted the resignation of the Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and his Council of Ministers.He has however, ... Read more...

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