- Speaker free to decide on resignations by MLAs: Supreme Court
Passing an interim verdict over plea filed against the resignations of MLAs, the Supreme Court on Thursday said that the speaker can take as much as time he requires to decide on it. The apex body also ordered that the lawmakers also could not be forced to attend the trust vote scheduled for Thursday.
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While the focus shifted to Supreme Court, which is hearing pleas of 15 Karnataka MLAs against the alleged delay by the Speaker in accepting their resignations. The state BJP president BS Yeddyurappa was seen in a relaxed mood at a resort outside the city.Politics"BJP threatening, forcing MLAs to switch"
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A bitter battle has broken out between the Trinamool Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party in West Bengal; the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha workers have announced that they will now be blocking roads for Hanuman Chalisa, like Muslims do for Friday prayers.PoliticsMayawati appoints brother, nephew to top posts in BSP
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The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday rejected a US report on religious freedom in India; stating that PM Narendra Modi and his government failed in tackling mob attacks by violent extremist Hindu groups against minority communities.PoliticsI will not be involved in the process to select Congress chief: Rahul Gandhi
Congress President Rahul Gandhi has cornered himself from the process of selection of new party chief to avoid complications and to ensure “accountability in the system”.PoliticsMughal Emperor Akbar was a molester, says a BJP leader
Rajasthan BJP chief Madan Lal Saini on Thursday made a shocking comment as he claimed that the Mughal Emperor Akbar was a molester and he used to visit Meena bazaar disguised as a woman.PoliticsMamata Banerjee-led government will fall on its own: BJP
Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday upped the ante against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and claimed that the Trinamool Congress (TMC) will collapse on its own.PoliticsAfter Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav declares to fight in by-polls alone
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