PPA rues Arunachal BJP's decision to sever ties with party, says it is not a 'healthy sign' for North East
Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) said BJP's decision to sever ties with it was not a 'healthy sign' for the region and said that the bone of contention was Pema Khandu carrying on as chief minister
Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls highlighted the gross disconnect between Congress' centre-state leadership
The first blow to the Gujarat Congress came just after Shankersinh Vaghela, a veteran leader deserted the party along with six of his followers.
High court threw out a writ petition filed by the National Lawyers Campaign for Judicial Transformation and Reforms and others.
The Delhi High Court rejected a plea filed by a group of lawyers on allegations made in Kalikho Pul's suicide note, saying the petitioners were "busy-bodies" making "wild allegations"
Arunachal Pradesh has been going through a tumultuous political journey with Pario being the fourth chief minister to rule the state in a single year.
If a poll that took place within the most disruptive period brings such heartening results for BJP, Modi would be well within his rights to hope for a better political dividend in the long run.
Union Minister Ananth Kumar and Sonowal said the BJP's win in the bypolls showed that people have endorsed the government's decision against black money
Kalikho Pul, a congress rebel who had served as the chief minister from 19 Feb till 13 July, had committed suicide at his official residence weeks after he was ordered by the SC to step down
In a shocker for Congress, all but one of its MLAs, including Chief Minister Pema Khandu, today joined the People's Party of Arunachal Pradesh and the party faces the prospect of losing its government.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has directed that a senior police officer not below the rank of an IGP will head the investigation into the alleged suicide of former state CM Kalikho Pul.
Pul was a doughty leader. His death under such circumstances is very unfortunate and a matter of probe, BJP national secretary said.
Tension gripped the Arunachal Pradesh capital on Tuesday after former Chief Minister Kalikho Pul, unseated on 13 July by a Supreme Court ruling, committed suicide, police said.
The Arunachal Pradesh government on Tuesday declared a three-day state mourning following the death of former chief minister Kalikho Pul, who would also be accorded a full state funeral.
Demanding a proper inquiry into Kalikho Pul's alleged suicide, Assam unit of Congress on Tuesday said BJP's "undemocratic and twisting politics" have claimed the life of the former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister
President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday condoled the untimely death of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul, who was found hanging from a ceiling fan.
Former chief minister of Arunachal Pradesh and rebel congress leader Kalikho Pul's death on Tuesday morning shocked the political circles of the state.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday expressed shock over the suicide of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul.
Former Arunachal Pradesh Kalikho Pul was found dead at his residence on Tuesday morning.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul.
The Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly at Naharlagun has been put under tight security cover ahead of the floor test by Chief Minister Nabam Tuki on Saturday.