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Anti Defection Law
Anti Defection Law
Controversy surrounding anti-defection law
The provision does suffer from ambiguity, but an attentive reading could suggest that the merger would have to be of the original party with two-thirds of the members agreeing to it...
By The Editorial Board
Call to junk anti-defection law
The Tenth Schedule of the Constitution disqualifies defectors from the membership of legislative bodies, but its Paragraph 4 grants certain exemptions...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi
SC order on Mukul defection
The court posted the matter for further hearing to the second week of February...
By Our Legal Correspondent
For the sake of inner freedom
An effective regulatory framework for political parties should arise out of a constitutional guarantee ...
By Anurag Tiwary
Mukul defection case puts Trinamul in a bind
Speaker to decide, says high court; buzz over compromise candidate as PAC chief...
By Our Correspondent in Calcutta
How to dodge anti-defection law
Mukul Roy’s party hopping is one in a series of similar episodes in the state ever since Trinamul Congress was formed...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta
BJP’s plan against Mukul Roy
Adhikari said the party will urge the court to set a deadline for the Speaker of the Bengal Assembly to conclude the hearing on his application for Roy’s disqualification...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta
India needs a stronger anti-defection law
Your Voice: With elections round the corner, youngsters get candid about horse-trading, turncoats and the need of stringent law to counter loyalty shift...
By The Telegraph
Naidu: end politics of convenience
Drawing attention to the manner in which anti-defection law has been rendered ineffective, he emphasised on making it more stringent and effective...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi
Mizoram Opposition leader disqualified
This is the second time former IPS officer Lalduhoma, 71, had fallen to the law...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati
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