UPA vulnerable after DMK pullout, asks NCP to prepare for polls: Sharad Pawar

Key UPA ally NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday said the Centre`s ruling coalition had become "vulnerable" after DMK`s pullout and that elections were round the corner.

Drama of convenience: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Terming as a `drama of convenience` the DMK pulling out of UPA, Art of Living Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today said Tamilians in India and the people of Sri Lanka are intelligent enough to see through it and won`t buy into it.

DMK pullout: Congress core group meet underway

In order to straighten out the situation after DMK, a key ally quit United Progressive Alliance (UPA) over the Sri Lanka issue, Congress core group met on Tuesday.

Don`t jump to conclusion: NCP on DMK pullout

As DMK pulled out of the government, UPA constituent NCP cautioned against jumping to any conclusion, noting that M Karunanidhi has stated that he would reconsider his decision if Parl passes a resolution on Lankan Tamils issue.

DMK pullout: Congress on `wait and watch` mode

The DMK pulled out of UPA government after its seat-sharing talks with Congress for the upcoming Assembly Elections in Tamil Nadu collapsed.