Never before in the past, a political party has taken credit for its ability to ‘buy’ the support of elected legislators. The absence of media censure of it clearly shows the manipulation of electoral results has become the new normal in the country.
"Goat blood is injected into a patient's body through the rectum."
The Railway Board has proposed that no non-vegetarian food will be served to passengers on railway premises on October 2
Military sources said the project would also include production of a range of unmanned platforms for the three services.
On Saturday, Kumaraswamy was invited by Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala to form the government in the state.
The ultras also looted the weapons of the police personnel, he said, adding that reinforcement was rushed to the spot soon after the incident.
The officials said the report has stated that Vishal had not put the signature on the attendance sheet and it was done by someone else
The BJP, however, rejected the charge, calling the tape the job of "mimicry artistes" and the "dirty tricks department" of the Congress.
Karnataka’s message is loud and clear: Congress alone cannot defeat the BJP, not even in states where it has a strong presence.
His resignation will pave the way for formation of a government led by JD(S) state chief H D Kumaraswamy, who has the backing of the Congress.
He has matured into a consummate politician who is said to have swung the Rajya Sabha seat in favour of Congress leader Ahmed Patel in Gujarat last year.
The governor, Vajubhai Vala, is now expected to invite the Congress-JD(S) to form government.
In 2007, Yeddyurappa had to resign as the chief minister of Karnataka after just eight days.
Led by Vajpayee, the BJP had in 1996 formed the government at the Centre and was asked to take a floor test.