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Puducherry's tragic tryst with trust

Congress loses one of its last remaining bastions as the Narayanasamy-led government in Puducherry failed to win the confidence motion, thanks to nominated MLAs from the BJP

published on : 23rd February 2021

Congress-DMK government falls in Puducherry as CM V Narayanasamy loses trust vote in Assembly

V Narayanasamy lashed out at Kiran Bedi, saying she had 'conspired' against the government on matters including revenue generation.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Assembly proceedings underway in Puducherry for floor test of Congress government

The one-day special session of the Puducherry Assembly, that will decide the fate of the Congress government, is underway.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Ahead of Puducherry trust vote, three opposition MLAs given armed security 

MLA Manikandan said that police have informed him of an impending threat to his life, following which they have posted the armed security personnel with him at around 5 pm on Saturday evening. 

published on : 20th February 2021

Puducherry floor test: CM Narayanasamy writes to LG seeking clarification on terming the three nominated MLAs as BJP members

Narayanasamy said that for recognizing a nominated member as a party member, she/he will have to sign several papers, but none have been signed by the three so far.

published on : 19th February 2021

Turncoats and trust vote: Testing times for Puducherry govt

What are the prospects for parties if this government falls? What’s in store for UT?

published on : 19th February 2021

Puducherry floor test: Congress consulting legal experts about voting powers of nominated MLAs

Narayanasamy, who is an advocate himself, said nominated MLAs does not have voting right on the no-confidence motion.

published on : 19th February 2021

Opposition demands Narayanasamy to prove majority in Puducherry assembly, submits memorandum to Guv's office

The memorandum comes at a time when Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit the UT ahead of the elections. 

published on : 17th February 2021

Bodo council: BJP-UPPL-GSP combine wins floor test, opposition BPF to move court

The Bodoland People’s Front move came after its demand for voting through secret ballot was rejected by the pro-tem Speaker.

published on : 24th December 2020

Sachin Pilot says he is Congress' strongest warrior, will protect party at all costs

Deputy Leader of the Opposition Rajendra Rathore mentioned Pilot's name in various matters, including the recent political developments in the state and a SOG notice issued to him.

published on : 14th August 2020

'BJP ready for Karnataka floor test challenge but it has to be on July 15': Yeddyurappa

The state BJP chief said it was better for CM HD Kumaraswamy to resign and allow a new government to take over as he had clearly lost majority.

published on : 13th July 2019

Karnataka Congress-JD(S) MLAs confined to hotels a day before HD Kumaraswamy's trust vote

JD(S) head HD Kumaraswamy will seek a confidence vote tomorrow which he is widely expected to win.

published on : 24th May 2018

Karnataka: MP Shobha Karandlaje wants probe into ‘fake’ CDs

Udupi-Chikkamagaluru MP Shobha Karandlaje on Monday demanded a probe into the “fake” CDs released by Congress MLC V S Ugrappa ahead of the floor test.

published on : 22nd May 2018

BJP MLAs leave during national anthem

As soon as BS Yeddyurappa submitted his resignation in the speech and left to meet the governor, BJP legislators raised slogans as national anthem was being played | PTI

published on : 20th May 2018

From hope to despair: How game changed for BJP at Karnataka floor test

Though BJP was confident earlier in the day, it all wore off by noon when it was clear BSY would resign; arrival of JD(S) MLAs from Hyd dashed party’s hopes.

published on : 20th May 2018
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