New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Charges and counter charges of inducements and bribery in the run-up to the trust vote in parliament Tuesday bring to mind the 1993 trust vote that another Congress government won - with the help of Shibu Soren of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM).
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:59:33 PM
Kozhikode, July 18 (IANS) Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) member of parliament from Kerala M.P. Veerendra Kumar said he and the two of hsi fellow party MPs would vote against the confidence motion of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government July 22.
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:56:04 PM
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Attacking the Left parties, the Congress Friday said they were playing a 'destructive role' by deciding to side with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the July 22 trust vote and helping form a 'communal' government at the centre.
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:54:20 PM
Yavatmal (Maharashtra), July 18 (IANS) Unencumbered by overzealous party followers or obsequious bureaucrats and with no VIP cavalcades trailing him, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi darted in and out of three parched villages in Vidarbha seeking to strike a chord in the hearts of the overawed folks Friday.
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:53:47 PM
Bhubaneswar, July 18 (IANS) Leaders of Orissa's ruling Biju Janata Dal are busy keeping their house in order after a section of media reported that there are chances some of its MPs may vote for the Congress party-led United Progressive Alliance during Tuesday's crucial trust vote in parliament.
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:10:43 PM
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Fighting with its back to the wall, India's United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government was Friday busy rustling up the numbers in a do-or-die trust vote in parliament as allegations of defections, horse-trading and cross-voting in the ruling coalition flew thick and fast.
Friday, July 18, 2008 7:09:06 PM
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Fearing its MPs could be poached by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati ahead of the July 22 trust vote, the Samajwadi Party leadership is taking extra care to keep its flock together and has most of its MPs camping in the national capital.
Friday, July 18, 2008 6:21:37 PM
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) With reports suggesting that some of its MPs were switching sides, the ruling Congress Friday gave strict instructions to its state units to keep its members together and 'safe' ahead of the July 22 crucial floor test.
Friday, July 18, 2008 6:18:16 PM
Dharamsala, July 18 (IANS) Rebutting Chinese assertions, the Tibetan government-in-exile said here Friday that the issue of Tibet concerns the future of six million Tibetans there and not just the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama.
Friday, July 18, 2008 5:49:40 PM
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Even as it tries to woo its allies to vote against the UPA in the floor test, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has the additional worry of probably missing out on three votes.
Friday, July 18, 2008 5:48:51 PM
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