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Congress revokes suspension of rebel Rajasthan MLAs Bhanwarlal Sharma, Vishvendra Singh
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Congress revokes suspension of rebel Rajasthan MLAs Bhanwarlal Sharma, Vishvendra Singh

The MLAs were suspended from the party's primary membership last month over their involvement in a "conspiracy" to topple the Congress govt in the state

Rajasthan MLAs supporting Sachin Pilot say fight against 'dictatorial' working style, not Congress
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Rajasthan MLAs supporting Sachin Pilot say fight against 'dictatorial' working style, not Congress

The statement by senior leaders in the Pilot camp came hours after Randeep Surjewala said the dissident MLAs should give up the hospitality of the BJP if they want to hold a dialogue

Rajasthan political crisis: Over 50 MLAs supporting Ashok Gehlot shift to Jaisalmer from Jaipur
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Rajasthan political crisis: Over 50 MLAs supporting Ashok Gehlot shift to Jaisalmer from Jaipur

The decision to shift the MLAs come a day after Gehlot indicated that he will seek a confidence vote when the Assembly convenes next fortnight

Rajasthan political crisis: SC allows Speaker to withdraw appeal against HC order on Sachin Pilot, 18 rebel MLAs
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Rajasthan political crisis: SC allows Speaker to withdraw appeal against HC order on Sachin Pilot, 18 rebel MLAs

The High Court on 24 July had ordered the maintenance of status quo on the disqualification notice issued by the Speaker to 19 dissident Congress MLAs, including Pilot.

Day after two Congress MLAs quit, yet another Grand Old Party legislator resigns ahead of Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat
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Day after two Congress MLAs quit, yet another Grand Old Party legislator resigns ahead of Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat

In a fresh jolt to the Congress ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, its MLA Brijesh Merja on Friday resigned from the Assembly membership, becoming the third legislator of the opposition party to quit this week.

In major blow to Congress, two more party MLAs resign from Gujarat Assembly ahead of Rajya Sabha polls
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In major blow to Congress, two more party MLAs resign from Gujarat Assembly ahead of Rajya Sabha polls

In a major blow to the opposition Congress ahead of the 19 June Rajya Sabha polls for four seats from the state, two-party MLAs have resigned as members of the Legislative Assembly.

After Madhya Pradesh, four Congress MLAs in Gujarat quit ahead of RS polls in 26 March; party shifts flock to Jaipur fearing poaching
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After Madhya Pradesh, four Congress MLAs in Gujarat quit ahead of RS polls in 26 March; party shifts flock to Jaipur fearing poaching

While the Congress said not a single "honest" MLA has resigned, Gujarat BJP president Jitu Vaghani said if the four legislators have indeed quit, the saffron party will win three seats in the Rajya Sabha elections.

'My ministers not for sale, Congress believes in politics of principles and service,' says Kamal Nath
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'My ministers not for sale, Congress believes in politics of principles and service,' says Kamal Nath

Amid the ongoing political crisis in the state, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Friday said that his ministers are not for sale and reiterated that the Congress believes in the politics of principles and service

Four Madhya Pradesh MLAs arrive in Bengaluru amid allegations of horse-trading; Congress accuses BJP of trying to bring down Kamal Nath govt
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Four Madhya Pradesh MLAs arrive in Bengaluru amid allegations of horse-trading; Congress accuses BJP of trying to bring down Kamal Nath govt

A few legislators from Congress-ruled Madhya Pradesh are reportedly in the city, amid allegations of poaching attempts to destabilise Chief Minister Kamal Nath-led government.

Congress accuses BJP of trying to bring down Madhya Pradesh govt, says such conspiracies are ‘blot on democracy’
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Congress accuses BJP of trying to bring down Madhya Pradesh govt, says such conspiracies are ‘blot on democracy’

The Congress on Wednesday accused the BJP of attempting to bring down its government in Madhya Pradesh by 'poaching' MLAs using money and power, and said such conspiracies were a "blot on democracy".

Daily Bulletin: India celebrates 20 years Kargil War victory; 3 Karnataka rebels disqualified, decision on others soon; day' stop stories
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Daily Bulletin: India celebrates 20 years Kargil War victory; 3 Karnataka rebels disqualified, decision on others soon; day' stop stories

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2019: India celebrates 20th anniversary of Operation Vijay today; Lok Sabha passes bill criminalising instant triple talaq; Rajya Sabha nod to RTI (Amendment) Bill, 2019; day's top stories

Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court to hear pleas of five more MLAs on Tuesday against Speaker for not accepting resignations
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Karnataka crisis: Supreme Court to hear pleas of five more MLAs on Tuesday against Speaker for not accepting resignations

Five more rebel Congress MLAs from Karnataka had moved the apex court on 13 July against Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar for not accepting their resignations.

Days after renewing party membership, Goa BJP worker quits citing induction of 10 Congress MLAs
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Days after renewing party membership, Goa BJP worker quits citing induction of 10 Congress MLAs

Pranav Sanvorderkar, a young BJP worker, said he was deeply hurt with the news of 10 Congress MLAs shifting allegiance to the BJP and joining the party ahead of some of them being inducted in the state cabinet.

Goa political crisis: Congress lost 13 MLAs to BJP since emerging as single largest party in 2017 Assembly polls
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Goa political crisis: Congress lost 13 MLAs to BJP since emerging as single largest party in 2017 Assembly polls

From emerging as the single largest party with 17 seats in 2017 to being reduced to just five MLAs now, the Congress has suffered a big meltdown in Goa, a state where it was once a dominant political force

Karnataka political crisis: Squabbling Congress-JD(S) alliance may fall prey to ‘Operation Lotus-3’ as BJP sees best chance to form govt
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Karnataka political crisis: Squabbling Congress-JD(S) alliance may fall prey to ‘Operation Lotus-3’ as BJP sees best chance to form govt

The dissidents and the BJP, working in close coordination, are adopting the time-tested ‘R and R’ or ‘resign and reduce’ technique to topple the government without falling foul of the anti-defection law.

Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala resign from Gujarat Assembly after voting in Rajya Sabha bypoll
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Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala resign from Gujarat Assembly after voting in Rajya Sabha bypoll

Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala resigned from the Gujarat Assembly, apparently after voting against the party candidates in the Rajya Sabha bypoll.

CWC meet on Narendra Modi's turf in Gujarat grabs headlines, but Congress fails to find narrative to challenge PM
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CWC meet on Narendra Modi's turf in Gujarat grabs headlines, but Congress fails to find narrative to challenge PM

Congress is not looked upon as a party — neither by its own leaders nor its prospective allies — to be a potent force that could challenge the might of Modi and the BJP.

Don't engage BJP on Balakot, focus on everyday issues: Congress chalks out strategy for Lok Sabha polls
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Don't engage BJP on Balakot, focus on everyday issues: Congress chalks out strategy for Lok Sabha polls

Issues related to agrarian crisis, farmer distress, unemployment, safety of women, Dalits, minorities and the poor will be at the heart of the Congress' campaign.

Lok Sabha election 2019: Fresh blow to Congress as senior leaders in Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat defect to BJP
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Lok Sabha election 2019: Fresh blow to Congress as senior leaders in Maharashtra, West Bengal, Gujarat defect to BJP

After the set-back to the Congress in Maharashtra after Sujay Vikhe Patil, Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, joined the BJP on Tuesday, senior Congress leader Deepa Dasmunsi is also likely to join the BJP in West Bengal.

Karnataka MLA poaching: No problem to Congress-JD(S) govt, says Siddaramaiah; 4 'missing' MLAs served party notice
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Karnataka MLA poaching: No problem to Congress-JD(S) govt, says Siddaramaiah; 4 'missing' MLAs served party notice

The four legislators who did not turn up at a recent Congress legislature party meeting have been served notices, and there is no threat to the government as the media has portrayed, Siddaramaiah said.