Karnataka elections

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Karnataka governor, Vajubhai vala, Karnataka elections, Karnataka verdict

Karnataka verdict exposed how the position of governor is compromised

With coalition politics here to stay, it is important to ensure the office is not misused for making and breaking holy and unholy alliances.

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Narendra Modi, Horse-Trading, Karnataka verdict, Karnataka elections

Ask who is responsible for the 4-day mayhem that followed Karnataka election results

Our elected government, powered by our votes, shouldn't attempt to weaken democracy and institutions.

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BJP, Congress, Karnataka elections, Karnataka verdict

In Karnataka's CM race, BJP must not forget how Congress' past came back to haunt it

People's mandate does matter and additions, subtractions, defections lead to loss of credibility among the general voters.

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Kumaraswamy, BS Yeddyurappa, Karnataka elections, Karnataka verdict

Post midnight court drama ensures Karnataka poll verdict solution won't come anytime soon

The apex court has said that government formation in the state would be subject to the final outcome of the case before it.

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BJP, Congress, Karnataka elections, Karnataka verdict

Why Karnataka election results should worry both Rahul Gandhi and Modi

Media and analysts would do well to remember that it is never over till the time it is actually over.

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Congress, TDP-BJP alliance, Karnataka verdict, Karnataka elections

Karnataka elections show voters don't care about issues like corruption, Dalit atrocities, price rise

The results bring the principle of bounded rationality in Indian politics to the fore once again.

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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.

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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.