horse trading

Amid fear of more defections, Congress herds its Gujarat MLAs to Bengaluru ahead of Rajya Sabha polls

Amid fear of more defections, Congress herds its Gujarat MLAs to Bengaluru ahead of Rajya Sabha polls

The Congress decided to confine its 44 Gujarat MLAs outside the state until Rajya Sabha elections are held in Gujarat.

Jul 28, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

MLA's "pay-off" row: DMK, allies stage walkout from Tamil Nadu assembly

DMK members had yesterday staged a noisy protest waving currency notes after their demand for a debate on the alleged horse-trading was disallowed.

Jun 15, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao should ensure no 'horse trading' by AIADMK: M K Stalin

DMK working president M K Stalin on Thursday said the 15 days time given to AIADMK`s Edappadi K. Palaniswami to prove his majority would result in horse trading and bargaining by legislators.

Feb 16, 2017, 18:09 PM IST
Sting CD case: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat won't appear before CBI

Sting CD case: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat won't appear before CBI

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat will not appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday.

Dec 26, 2016, 09:27 AM IST

Fresh allegations accuse Harish Rawat of bribery

Fresh charges on Harish Rawat, Sting audio reads horse trading of MLA's for 25 lakh. Watch complete news story of 15 Shahar 15 Reporter for getting detailed updates!

May 08, 2016, 23:46 PM IST
Uttarakhand HC has allowed disqualified MLAs to vote: BJP to Cong

Uttarakhand HC has allowed disqualified MLAs to vote: BJP to Cong

BJP on Tuesday took a dig at Congress after its leaders hailed Uttarakhand High Court order as a "victory" of party's stand, noting that the court had also allowed "disqualified" MLAs to vote in the floor test.

Mar 29, 2016, 20:22 PM IST
Assam CM Gogoi alleges BJP used moneybags in attempt to topple his govt

Assam CM Gogoi alleges BJP used moneybags in attempt to topple his govt

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday accused BJP of spending "hundreds of crores" of rupees in an attempt to topple his government with the help of Governor, echoing allegations of his Himachal counterpart that BJP was trying to destablise Congress governments in states.

Mar 29, 2016, 13:01 PM IST
Uttarakhand political crisis: Toppling govts by blatant use of money BJP's new model, says Rahul Gandhi

Uttarakhand political crisis: Toppling govts by blatant use of money BJP's new model, says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi on Sunday mounted a sharp attack on the Prime Minister and the BJP in the wake of the Uttarakhand crisis, saying it has exposed the "true face of Modiji's BJP" and declared that the Congress would fight this "demagoguery with democracy". 

Mar 20, 2016, 13:46 PM IST

DNA: Amidst repeated cross examinations and court proceedings, will Uber rape victim get justice?

The Supreme Court stayed the March 4 Delhi High Court order permitting the repeat cross-examination of the Delhi Uber rape case victim and other witnesses by accused Shiv Kumar Yadav.But how long w

Mar 11, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

CBI officers who probed 2G, CWG scams awarded President's Police Medal

CBI officers who probed cases like 2G, CWG scam and horse trading in Jharkhand Rajya Sabha elections are among the 28 from the agency awarded with prestigious President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service and Police Medal for Meritorious Service on Republic Day.

Jan 25, 2015, 22:13 PM IST

Horse trading fears rife in UP legislative council polls

With ruling Samajwadi Party and opposition BSP declaring an additional candidate each, there are apprehensions of horse trading during the upcoming election for 12 Uttar Pradesh legislative council seats.

Jan 05, 2015, 13:53 PM IST

AAP legislator had written to Chief Justice of Delhi HC

On the day when AAP carried out a sting, which purportedly showed state BJP vice-president offering bribe to party MLA to switch side, the legislator had shot a letter to the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court saying if the saffron party offered him bribe, he will accept it to "expose their dirty tricks."

Sep 12, 2014, 00:28 AM IST

Horse trading case: MLA Sita Soren surrenders

Ruling JMM MLA Sita Soren, the daughter-in-law of former Chief Minister Shibu Soren, on Tuesday surrendered to a local court here in a case of horse trading registered by CBI after Election Commission of India rescinded the original notification for the 2012 Rajya Sabha polls for Jharkhand.

Feb 25, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

RS horse trading case: Court nod to attach JMM MLA`s property

A CBI court on Saturday granted the investigating agency permission to attach the property of JMM MLA Sita Soren in connection with the 2012 horse trading case.

Feb 01, 2014, 23:19 PM IST

‘Industrialist R K Agarwal not to be handcuffed’

A special CBI court on Thursday directed that industrialist R K Agarwal, one of the accused in horse trading charges, should not be handcuffed and his security be tightened.

May 23, 2013, 23:39 PM IST

Industrialist arrested in RS poll horse trading case

Industrialist RK Agarwal, an Independent candidate in last year`s Rajya Sabha election in Jharkhand, was arrested by the CBI on Tuesday.

May 14, 2013, 18:56 PM IST

Eighteen states back EC to make bribery to lure vo

A majority of states have agreed with the Election Commission`s suggestion to make giving and accepting gratification or inducement of any kind to lure votes in their favour a cognizable offence.

Apr 22, 2013, 19:43 PM IST

BJP seeks CBI probe into `horse trading`

Rattled by reports a party MLA is likely to quit seat in favour of ruling Cong in Uttarakhand, BJP sought a CBI probe into the alleged horse trading.

Jun 16, 2012, 17:59 PM IST

CBI Dir recuses himself from RS poll probe

A P Singh has recused himself from supervision of investigations into the allegations of horse trading during Rajya Sabha elections in Jharkhand.

Jun 14, 2012, 16:55 PM IST

CBI conducts raids in horse-trading allegation

CBI conducted raids on the premises of two independent MLAs and relatives of several other legislators in connection with horse-trading allegations.

Jun 13, 2012, 09:33 AM IST