political crisis

Fadnavis-Ajit vs NCP-Congress-Shiv Sena: Floor test on November 26

The Supreme Court directed that the floor test for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted on November 26.

published on : 26th November 2019

SC reserves order on Maharashtra floor test for November 26 after hearing all sides

One of the judges observed that the issue was whether Devendra Fadnavis enjoys majority support in the House and agreed that this could only be decided through a floor test.

published on : 25th November 2019

Democracy has been murdered in Maharashtra: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi on Maharashtra's Political Crisis.

published on : 25th November 2019

Yediyurappa takes oath as CM, Karnataka BJP members celebrate

Karnataka BJP chief BS Yediyurappa took oath as the Chief Minister for the fourth time on July 26.

published on : 26th July 2019

High command has taken this decision: Karnataka BJP MP on Yeddyurappa as next CM

On July 26, Yeddyurappa declared that he will be the next Chief Minister of the state of Karnataka.

published on : 26th July 2019

WATCH: Political clash in Bengaluru during Karnataka floor test

Just moments before HD Kumaraswamy lost the trust vote, a clash emerged between workers of the BJP and the Congress-JD(S) coalition.

published on : 23rd July 2019

Karnataka floor test: Congress MLAs protest against BJP

Amidst the political crisis in Karnataka and the floor test, Congress MLAs were seen protesting against BJP in the Vidhan Soudha.

published on : 18th July 2019

HD Kumaraswamy's government will fall down: Karnataka BJP MP Shobha Karandlaje

After Supreme Court's verdict on the Karnataka rebel MLAs case, this Karnataka BJP MP said she was sure of the Congress-JD(S) government falling down in the state as they have lost majority.

published on : 18th July 2019

Analysis: What can be done to end the Karnataka crisis?

Will the HD Kumaraswamy government maintain its hold in Karnataka after the turmoil caused by the resignation of 16 MLAs? Team TNIE analyses.

published on : 10th July 2019

Karnataka crisis: Resignations of eight MLAs not in order, says Speaker

MLAs Anand Singh, Pratap Gouda Patil and Narayana Gouda, K Gopalaiah and Ramalinga Reddy, whose resignations are in order, will meet the Speaker on July 12, 15 and 21.

published on : 9th July 2019

Karnataka: How the crisis in JD(S)-Congress government unfolded

Here's a timeline of the fall of H D Kumaraswamy's government in Karnataka. Our reporter Anusha Ravi analyses..

published on : 9th July 2019

Karnataka crisis: Ministers gather at Deputy CM Parameshwara's residence as 21 Congressmen resign

The decision from Congress ministers to tender resignation came after Independent MLA-turned-Minister H Nagesh withdrew his support to the HD Kumaraswamy government.

published on : 8th July 2019

Maldives plunges deeper into political turmoil

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on Monday declared a state of emergency, ordered security forces into the supreme court and arrested a former president, in moves the opposition called a "purge." 

published on : 6th February 2018

Spain sacks Catalan government after independence vote

The Madrid government sacks Catalonia’s president and dismisses its parliament, hours after the region declared itself an independent nation in Spain’s gravest political crisis.

published on : 28th October 2017

Spain's El Pais newspaper rolls off the presses after historic day

Spain's best-selling newspaper, El Pais, rolls off the presses after the Madrid government sacked Catalonia's president and dismissed its parliament after the region declared itself an independent.

published on : 28th October 2017

Catalonia crisis: Spain to trigger suspension of autonomy

Madrid has announced it will trigger a constitutional measure on Saturday allowing it to take direct control of Catalonia's governance, after the autonomous region's leader ignored a Thursday deadline

published on : 19th October 2017

Barcelona residents react to Catalonia political crisis 

On the streets of Barcelona, residents react to the current political situation after a weekend which saw hundreds of thousands of protesters rally to defend national unity.

published on : 9th October 2017

Helicopter attacks a Venezuelan court in attempted coup

A Venezuelan police helicopter attacks the Supreme Court and a government ministry, escalating the country's political crisis, in what President Nicolas Maduro is calling an attack seeking coup.

published on : 28th June 2017