Coalition

  • The Last Word: Is a Third Front possible or is it just a tempting mirage? March 26, 2013

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav hinted that a coalition government is the need of the country as the political scenario at the national level is favouring emergence of third front. ...
  • Third Front a permanent mirage of Indian politics: Manish Tewari March 25, 2013

    Even as SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav signalled at pulling the plug on the UPA government, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said the government is not in danger. "Third or Fourth Front is a permanent mirage of Indian politics," he added. ...
  • Is the UPA now a lame duck government and should it seek a fresh mandate? March 19, 2013

    The DMK, the second largest constituent of the ruling coalition, the UPA, has officially withdrawn support from it. A delegation of DMK leaders, led by TR Baalu, handed over the letter of withdrawal of support from the UPA to President Pranab Mukherjee at 10.30 pm on Tuesday. The UPA is...
  • The Last Word: Does coalition politics make governance difficult? July 24, 2012

    The UPA government has been facing problems from its constituents, the NCP and the TMC, and outside supporter, the SP. ...
  • Scams a result of coalition govt: Kumar Mangalam Birla April 11, 2011

    In an exclusive interview to CNN, the Chairman of Aditya Birla group has admitted that the recent scams have dented India's image in the world. ...
  • Jayalalithaa: TN doesn't want a coalition March 31, 2011

    In election mode, Jayalalithaa tells CNN-IBN Tamil Nadu wants single party rule. She says the AIADMK is not having joint rallies with allies because of time constraints. ...
  • Allies attack Gaddafi military installation March 24, 2011

    CNN's Nic Robertson visited Gaddafi's millitary installation which was attacked by the coalition forces. ...
  • Libya air strikes continue, Gaddafi's palace hit March 21, 2011

    Moammar Gaddafi's palace was hit as coalition forces continued air strikes for a third day. ...
  • PM doing a competent job: Yechury May 25, 2010

    New Delhi: In the first signs of a thaw between the Left and the UPA, senior CPM leader Sitaram Yechury says the prime minister is doing a competent job. Is this a softening of relations between the estranged partners - the Left and the UPA? While the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh...
  • Ram Katha: Coalition governments in India May 5, 2009

    New Delhi: The history of the 14 past elections is dotted with some truly remarkable moments. India's best known Modern Indian historian and author of India After Gandhi Ramachandra Guha points out the history of coalition governments in our country. ...
  • Taliban still pose a threat to coalition troops July 10, 2008

    Amir Agha (Afghanistan): In Afghanistan's southern Helmund Province Commander Cage's experiences mirror those of coaltion troops in other parts of the country. His motive is to move in, fight the Taliban and win local support. For Cage and his commanders the Taliban's tactic of taking sanctuary in Pakistan's lawless border...