horse trading

Local body polls over in TN, it’s time for intra-party horse trading

With the results of rural local body elections out, horse-trading has begun for the posts of union chairperson and village vice presidents, set to be elected indirectly on October 22.

published on : 14th October 2021

Goa Congress leader Luizinho Faleiro's exit swells the ranks of deserters

Goa leader Luizinho Faleiro’s exit has again brought the focus on the Congress’s failing to address the in-house issues. 

published on : 28th September 2021

Was offered money by BJP while quitting Congress: Ex-Min Shrimant Patil

Leaders have assured me of a cabinet berth during next expansion, says Shrimant Patil, who left Congress to join saffron party in 2019

published on : 12th September 2021

Assam Congress MLA Sushanta Borgohain resigns from party, to join BJP

He is the second Congress MLA to quit in less than three months of the second BJP-led government returning to power in Assam.

published on : 30th July 2021

Jharkhand Police trying to collect technical evidences in alleged horse trading case

Call details of over a dozen people will be put under scanner

published on : 28th July 2021

RS poll horse-trading case: Suspended ADG Anurag Gupta gets relief as Jharkhand HC stays his arrest

In a relief to Gupta, the court ordered not to arrest him till August 11, the next date of hearing in the case.

published on : 18th June 2021

Assam polls: Now, Bodoland People’s Front shifts its candidates abroad

The only BPF candidate to remain in Assam is Minister Pramila Rani Brahma. She confirmed the development surrounding her party, which is a component of the Opposition alliance.

published on : 11th April 2021

Assam polls: Ajmal's AIUDF packs off its candidates to Rajasthan to thwart possible horse-trading

The AIUDF is a component of Assam’s 10-party and Congress-led grand alliance of Opposition. It was formed two months back to oust the BJP from power. 

published on : 9th April 2021

Tapes implicating in horse-trading doctored, ready for probe: BJP's Shekhawat  

On Friday, Shekhawat tweeted: “Yato Dharmastato Jayah”. Earlier, he told reporters that the voice in the tape wasn’t his and that he would cooperate with any investigations.

published on : 18th July 2020

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

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

How Congress leaders pulled off a post-poll coup, stumped BJP in Karnataka

Leaders of the Congress acknowledge that they have probably given the JD(S) more power than it could have ever imagined but for now, all its energy is channelised at keeping the BJP at bay.

published on : 20th May 2018

Karnataka politicalm tussle: ‘Missing’ Congress MLAs take oath

Though the legislators were absent in the morning session, they appeared during the post-noon session and were among the last to be administered oath.

published on : 20th May 2018

Congress releases more audio clips to corner BJP

In the first of the three clips, whose veracity is yet to be established, Sriramulu and Rao are heard talking to Congress MLA BC Patil, offering ministerial berths and cash to him and other MLAs.

published on : 20th May 2018

Congress says MLA kin being threatened, releases audio clip

Ugrappa also claimed that Congress would release other audio clips in which national leaders of the BJP are heard luring Congress MLAs.

published on : 19th May 2018
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