horse trading

CBI to file FIR against Congress leader Harish Rawat in sting video case 

The video showed the former CM discussing money to win back the support of disgruntled MLAs who had crossed over to the BJP, so that he could to get back in power.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Should Congress follow the BJP playbook after Karnataka debacle?

There’s a pertinent question staring all the Opposition parties, especially the Congress, in the eye – What makes the BJP so invincible? 

published on : 30th July 2019

BJP's 'brazen horse-trading' and 'misuse of power' in Karnataka for all to see: Sitaram Yechury

Yechury said that the political crisis has been an open show of political immorality and money power by the BJP.

published on : 24th July 2019

SC verdict gives 'blanket protection' to rebel Karnataka MLAs, sets 'terrible judicial precedent': Congress

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said 15 rebel Congress-JD(S) MLAs in Karnataka "ought not" to be compelled to participate in the proceedings of the ongoing session of the state.

published on : 17th July 2019

JP Nadda rejects horse-trading charge; says new political culture under Modi

The Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government in Karnataka has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of indulging in horse-trading.

published on : 14th July 2019

Crestfallen by horse-trading, saddened BJP worker quits party

Pranav Sanvordekar said he began his career in the BJP in 1999 writing election slips, and painting roads with BJP insignia.

published on : 13th July 2019

Does democracy for PM Modi means buying opposition MLAs, asks Arvind Kejriwal 

The Delhi Chief Minister also asserted that it was not easy to buy AAP members.

published on : 3rd May 2019

BJP tried to buy at least 7 AAP MLAs by offering Rs 10 crore to each: Arvind Kejriwal

The AAP convenor said that in the past three days, seven MLAs have told him that the BJP has approached them and offered Rs 10 crore each to buy them.

published on : 2nd May 2019

BJP slams N Chandrababu Naidu for ‘PM horse-trading’ remark

Naidu had accused the PM of betraying the spirit of democracy and belittling the office of PM by claiming that 40 Trinamool Congress MLAs were in touch with the BJP.

published on : 2nd May 2019

Horse-trading case: JD(S) MLA seeks more time

During the alleged 'Operation Lotus 2' by the BJP, Gowda had claimed that BJP MLAs had offered him Rs 5 crore and had promised to pay Rs 25 crore provided he resigned as MLA from Congress.

published on : 7th March 2019

Lok Sabha adjourned till noon on alleged horse trading issue in Karnataka

Congress alleged that names of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah were taken during attempts to bribe a JD (S) MLA.

published on : 11th February 2019

Yeddyurappa alleges JD(S)-Congress trying to lure BJP MLAs in Karnataka

Yeddyurappa assertion comes hours after Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy stuck to his allegation that the BJP was trying to lure MLAs of the ruling combine.

published on : 14th January 2019

Kumaraswamy dismisses reports about BJP's alleged efforts to topple Karnataka government

Those MLAs in Mumbai or 104 BJP MLAs who are in Delhi are all my people, so there is no question of instability to this government, CM Kumaraswamy said, replying to horse trading allegations.

published on : 14th January 2019

Three Congress MLAs camping in Mumbai hotel with BJP leaders, claims Karnataka minister

BJP has trashed the charges, saying the coalition partners were hiding their shortcomings and internal strife by making false accusations at the opposition.

published on : 14th January 2019

PM Narendra Modi should order probe into BJP's bid for horse-trading in Karnataka: Congress

The opposition attack came a day BS Yeddyurappa stepped down as the Karnataka chief minister without facing a Supreme Court-mandated trust vote.

published on : 20th May 2018
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