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Shiv Sena: Prepared to end instability in Maharashtra by assuming role of ‘Neelkanth'

November 13, 2019 1:43 pm

A Saamana editorial said the party is prepared to do what it takes to form a stable government in the state. It also cited Bihar and J&K as examples of the BJP "tying up with diverse parties to establish power."

Explained: President’s Rule in Maharashtra, what next?

November 14, 2019 7:15 am

President's rule: This is not the end of the road for any formation in Maharashtra. In fact, all players now have time to work out their alliances and head to Raj Bhavan to stake their claim to form a government.

Tamil Nadu: Madras High Court trashes activist's plea for President's rule in state

August 19, 2018 11:50 am

"On perusal of the petition, we feel that it has been filed only for publicity, not for anything else," the First Bench comprising the then Acting Chief Justice Huluivadi G Ramesh and Justice S S Sundar said.

West Bengal Panchayat polls: Congress, CPM demand President’s Rule in state, BJP says too early

May 18, 2018 4:26 am

CPM leader Goutam Deb said, “I see no other way out from the present situation than the imposition of the President’s Rule. The people have been denied their democratic right and it is time that a concrete step be taken to restore the democratic values the state.”

As Harish Rawat faces Uttarakhand floor test today, recalling use, misuse of Art 356

May 10, 2016 7:39 am

The decades of the 70s and 80s were especially notorious for its misuse — and almost all dispensations have used the provision during their time in power at the Centre.

Arunachal crisis: Cabinet wants President’s Rule revoked, SC orders status quo

February 18, 2016 2:45 am

On Monday, 31 MLAs, led by Congress dissident Kalikho Pul, called on the Governor to stake claim for forming the next government in the politically fragile state.

Why President’s rule in Arunachal: President

January 26, 2016 4:44 am

"We have filed the petition before the apex court registry," Congress leader and senior advocate Vivek Tankha told reporters.

President's rule to be revoked in Telangana; KCR set to take oath as CM

June 01, 2014 7:39 pm

TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao to be sworn in as the first Chief Minister of the Telangana on Monday.

In the absence of govt, people flock to Lt-Governor’s office with grievances

May 13, 2014 12:45 am

A meeting in this regard is also likely to take place on Tuesday.

Govt mulls session to ratify President’s rule

April 01, 2014 3:48 am

Compounding the government’s problems is the absence of any clear-cut precedent in such a situation.


President rule in Arunachl Pradesh is 'murder' of democracy: Congress

January 26, 2016 11:58 am

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday said the decision to impose President rule in Arunachal Pradesh is a "murder" of democracy. Kharge added that it is a conspiracy of the BJP and Arunachal Pradesh Governor to divide and topple the Congress party from the state.Whereas, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli refuted the Congress' allegation and said the decision has been taken keeping in mind the requirement of the state.