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POLITICS

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Opposition unity, Karnataka, JD(S), Congress

The Congress can’t afford to fail in Karnataka. But it’s sure trying hard

If two parties cannot run one state, how are voters to trust a ‘rainbow coalition’ to govern the country?

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
JD(S), BJP, Rahul Gandhi, Congress

The real reason behind how Congress made BJP look silly in Karnataka

For once, the Congress functioned like a well-oiled machine, operating seamlessly between Delhi and Bangalore.

VARIETY

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BJP, Congress, JD(S), Yeddyurappa

Was Karnataka governor right in inviting BJP to form government? Experts weigh in

Vajubhai Vala's role became crucial after the elections threw up a fractured mandate.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Siddaramaiah, Deve Gowda, Hd kumaraswamy, JD(S)

Why Congress-JD(S) sing, I love you (like I hate you)

Both parties have a bitter past of harsh words, broken deals, stinging barbs. How long will their new romance last?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
JD(S), Congress, Karnataka elections, Karnataka verdict

Has Congress scored a self goal by tying up with JDS

After ruling for five years, the party has readily agreed to play second fiddle and fulfil all the demands of a regional satrap with almost half its seat tally.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  8-minute read
Karnataka Assembly polls, JD(S), Congress, BJP

Hindutva can sway votes south of the Vindhyas: 10 takeaways from Karnataka election results

A hung Assembly gives the BJP the bragging rights to a 'moral' victory, but not a political one.

POLITICS

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JD(S), Congress, Mamata Banerjee, Karnataka Assembly polls

Karnataka election: If JD(S) is the 'kingmaker', Mamata Banerjee is the matchmaker

Hours after the Bengal CM's tweet, the Congress and JD(S) were seen joining hands to form a government in the southern state.

VOICES

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JD(S), Congress, BJP, Karnataka Assembly polls

Modi helped the lotus bloom in Karnataka — but will it change things?

This demise of the Congress in the state began the day Siddaramaiah was elected CM in 2013.

POLITICS

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VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Karnataka elections, BJP, Congress, JD(S)

Karnataka verdict: Why BJP should be the last party to cry foul over horse-trading

If anything, the saffron party has shown the way to make post-poll backdoor methods a 'legit' strategy.