Manmohan Singh couldn`t understand coalition politics: Sriprakash Jaiswal

In comments that reflect badly on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s political acumen, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Tuesday said that the PM could not understand coalition politics.

Coalition with Cong a compulsion for thwarting communalism: NCP

NCP, coalition partner in the democratic front govt in Maharashtra, said it was compelled to form the alliance with Congress for keeping the communal forces away.

NCP-Congress standoff: Coalition (a)dharma!

Allies are back in the news again for the wrong reasons.

Talks on with NCP to resolve issue: Congress

Congress sought to downplay rift with NCP saying such situations keep arising in coalition politics.

`Trinamool violating ethics of coalition politics`

The rift between Congress and Trinamool Congress deepened with the national party accusing its ally of violating ethics of coalition politics.

Coalitions should be formed before polls: Speaker

Coalitions should be based on principle rather than opportunity and formed before elections, LS Speaker Meira Kumar said.

PM`s comments on coalition politics will not affect ties: DMK

DMK on Wednesday said Prime Minister
Manmohan Singh`s comments on coalition politics will not
affect its ties with Congress.

Jan Sangh introduced coalition politics in India: Advani

LK Advani on Thursday credited his party`s earlier avatar, the Jan Sangh, with introducing coalition politics in the country and said its leaders helped in creating an alternative to Congress which was considered a difficult task.

Sonia`s bagful of records as Congress turns 125

As Congress turns 125 this month, Sonia Gandhi, whose life has elements of both fairy tale and tragedy, will be setting a number of records as she turns 64 shortly.