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SC widens scope of pleas against defections

Last Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 23:05

SC held that any member of a party can approach a state Assembly`s speaker to seek disqualification of a party legislator who joins another outfit.

Defections not new to Maharashtra politics

Last Updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012, 19:55

Recent history shows that defections has not been new to the Maharashtra politics.

Syrian tanks pound Homs after Army defections

Last Updated: Saturday, October 29, 2011, 14:03

Assad, who belongs to the minority Alawite sect, has repeatedly said he was using legitimate means to confront foreign-backed militants.

‘Syria force surrounds town after defections’

Last Updated: Monday, August 29, 2011, 17:58

Since the end of Gaddafi`s era in Libya, increasing defections are reported among Syrian troops.

Defections in Gaddafi`s inner circle spreading: Report

Last Updated: Friday, April 01, 2011, 16:11

Another top Libyan leader, Ali Abdessalam Treki, has defected to Egypt.

Defections, not war, will oust Gaddafi: Italy

Last Updated: Thursday, March 31, 2011, 15:48

Libyan foreign minister is "no longer willing" to work for Muammar Gaddafi.

Yemen leader`s power base erodes with defections

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 22, 2011, 13:35

A top military commander and at least 18 other senior officers defected to the opposition movement demanding the ouster of Yemen`s embattled President.