LJP favours early election in Jharkhand

Lok Janshakti Party President Ram Vilas Paswan Friday said President`s Rule in Jharkhand was a temporary solution and elections were the only way out if no party or combination was able to form a government soon.

Pak: Sharif seeks early polls to end political crisis

The former premier said Pakistan cannot allow to lose the hard-earned gains made by democracy.

Pak govt in crisis, Sharif demands early polls

Amidst speculation about the future of President Zardari, the PPP-led government has been rocked by string of crises.

Mamata for early state polls; CPM says no

Inflicting a humiliating defeat
on the CPI(M)-led Left Front in the civic elections in West
Bengal, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee today
demanded advancing of the 2011 assembly elections and said she
favoured a `grand alliance` for it.

BJP does not see early elections

Although it does not command a majority in the Lok Sabha, the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) may remain in power because the Congress knows how to "manage" smaller parties, the BJP said Friday.

Early Thai poll mooted after deadly clashes: Report

Thailand`s government could propose early elections to defuse a month-long political crisis, a newspaper reported on Monday, although opposition "red shirts" say the time for talks is over after clashes killed 21 people.

Jharkhand Assembly may be dissolved for early polls

Paving the way for early polls,
Jharkand Governor K Sankaranarayanan has recommended
dissolution of the state Assembly, which the Union Cabinet is
likely to consider next week.

BJP moves SC seeking House dissolution, early polls in J`khand

The BJP on Monday moved the Supreme
Court seeking immediate dissolution of the Jharkhand Assembly,
now under suspended animation, and sought directives for the
Election Commission to hold elections.