President S Rule
Opinion  /  Published 26.02.21

Winning game: Puducherry conundrum

The erosion of principles in politics makes laws meaningless. The provision for president’s rule and the anti-defection law have been repeatedly used — or not used — to mask frank tu...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 25.02.21

President's rule in Puducherry

President's Rule was imposed in Puducherry following a recommendation by the Union Cabinet after a Congress-led government lost power in the Union Territory in a vote of confidence. The notificat...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.02.21

Pondy: Centre nod for President’s rule

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to impose President's Rule in Puducherry, days after a Congress-led government in the union territory lost power during a vote of confidence. An...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.20

Shah: ‘just’ call for central rule

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.12.18

Govt ready to hold J&K polls: Rajnath Singh

The Centre on Friday told the Lok Sabha on Friday that the Jammu & Kashmir governor had no other option but recommend President's Rule in the state as no party or alliance staked claim to form the...
By PTI in New Delhi


India  /  Published 28.06.19

Uproar in Parliament as Shah blames Nehru

Seventy years after it established the present Line of Control, the ceasefire between India and Pakistan created an uproar in Parliament on Friday. During his speech in Parliament, home minister Amit ...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 13.03.19

Press freedom: Kashmiri papers show the way

The Indian State was never quite in love with journalists, but press freedom has been rather obviously endangered since 2014. One of the most difficult places in the country for journalists and newspa...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 12.11.19

Decision jumps 8.30pm signal

Maharashtra was brought under President’s rule on Tuesday evening after governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari submitted a report to the Centre at noon although he had given the NCP time till 8.30pm to expr...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.19

Whoosh! It’s President’s rule

The Congress and the NCP on Tuesday night jointly declared that any understanding with the ideologically incompatible Shiv Sena would depend on a common minimum programme which required detailed discu...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.19

No decision on supporting Sena yet: NCP, Cong

The Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party on Tuesday evening said that they had yet not taken any decision about supporting the Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra but will hold further ...
By The Telegraph in Mumbai


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