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  India   Politics  08 Jul 2019

India, Politics, 08 Jul 2019

‘I am hurt’: Suspended Congress MLA Roshan Baig says will quit as MLA, join BJP

The former minister was recently suspended from the party for anti-party activities.

08 Jul 2019 8:47 PM

Security beefed up outside Paddington resort in Madikeri before K’taka MLAs arrive

The Janata Dal (Secular) party has booked 10 villas, 15 deluxe and 10 cottages for three days for its MLAs.

08 Jul 2019 8:09 PM

Cong leader Karan Singh suggests 4 working presidents, vice presidents for party

He added that such a step would enable the introduction of younger people into the positions of authority.

08 Jul 2019 7:57 PM

Troubled alliance, disturbed chief minister; Kumaraswamy's tryst with coalition

H D Kumaraswamy became the chief minister heading the coalition in which he was the minor partner.

08 Jul 2019 6:28 PM

K'taka Cabinet resigns, appeals rebel MLAs to return, promise reshuffle

Congress and JD(S) MLAs voluntarily resign from their posts in the coalition government in order to salvage the situation.

08 Jul 2019 6:08 PM


K'taka Congress MPs raise 'Save Democracy' slogans in LS

The 13-month-old coalition government slumped into crisis following resignation of 11 MLAs from the membership of state Assembly on July 6.

08 Jul 2019 3:42 PM

Congress ministers in K'taka resign voluntarily to enable cabinet reshuffle

This decision was taken at a breakfast meeting of Congress ministers at Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara's residence here.

08 Jul 2019 3:35 PM

BJP slams Anju Bobby George for denying joining party

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on July 6 launched the BJP membership drive from his parliamentary constituency Varanasi.

08 Jul 2019 3:29 PM

After Rajnath in Parliament, other BJP leaders deny involvement in K'taka crisis

‘Now Siddaramaiah is blaming BJP and its leaders for the political turmoil which is condemnable,’ Prahlad Joshi also said.

08 Jul 2019 3:23 PM

Delhi HC disposes of petition on apointment of Leader of Opposition in LS

The PIL had sought direction to Lok Sabha Speaker regarding the appointment of Leader of opposition for the 17th Lok Sabha.

08 Jul 2019 2:51 PM


Shabana Azmi 'new leader' of 'tukde tukde', 'award wapasi' gang: Giraraj Singh

Azmi had said at an event in Indore on July 6 that anyone who criticises the government is branded as an anti-national.

08 Jul 2019 2:34 PM

Rapes cannot be stopped, says Ex-Rajasthan Minister

The remarks come less than a week after a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Jaipur.

08 Jul 2019 2:17 PM

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar takes oath as Rajya Sabha member

On Friday, Jaishankar and party collegue Jugal Ji Thakor were declared winners in the by-polls conducted for two Rajya Sabha seats in state.

08 Jul 2019 1:38 PM

'Our party has nothing to do with it': Rajnath Singh on K'taka crisis

'Our party has never indulged in horse trading,' Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said in the Parliament on Monday.

08 Jul 2019 1:29 PM

'Vacate immediately!' Aligarh woman asked to leave rented home after joining BJP

Gulistana was asked to vacate her rented accommodation by her landlord after she joined BJP.

08 Jul 2019 1:10 PM


He should stick to his subject: Meghalaya Guv after Sen's remarks on ‘Jai Shri Ram’

The noted economist had also said that he has never heard of the festival Ram Navami being celebrated in Bengal before.

08 Jul 2019 12:48 PM

Inducted last month, Minister H Nagesh resigns in K'taka; offers support to BJP

Nagesh's resignation comes less than a month after he was inducted as a minister, along with R Shankar, another Independent.

08 Jul 2019 12:24 PM

K'taka crisis: All JDS, Cong ministers quit in last bid to restructure govt

The JD(S)-Congress government in Karnataka is facing a crisis after 12 lawmakers submitted their resignations on Saturday.

08 Jul 2019 12:13 PM

BJP destroying democracy, all Congress ministers will resign: MP DK Suresh

However, the Congress MP assured that the government is 'stable'.

08 Jul 2019 11:59 AM

Another ruling coalition MLA from Bidar North in K'taka threatens to quit

Khan said he has informed senior Congress functionaries about his grievances and will take a decision after meeting Dy CM.

08 Jul 2019 11:22 AM