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On Article 370, it is Rahul Gandhi's loyalists who broke ranks with him - CL Manoj, Economic Times
Congress circles are curiously watching the twist in the in-house tale. After the Modi government made the pathbreaking decision of withdrawing special status to J&K and bifurcated the state into two union territories, it was mostly members of ‘Team Rahul’ who broke ranks with Rahul Gandhi and the Congress leadership’s political, ideological and constitutional critique of the decisions.
Karnataka impasse - A Surya Prakash, Pioneer
A few MLAs going back to the people for a fresh mandate on another party’s ticket is far better than dissolution of the House and fresh Assembly election. The ugly political drama in Karnataka has finally ended with the defeat of the HD Kumaraswamy Government on the floor of the State Assembly and the appointment of a new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government headed by BS Yediyurappa.
Why Mayawati pledged lone MLA to Congress-JD(S) - Sunetra Choudhury, Hindustan Times
A phone call and a former Janata Dal (Secular) leader who is now in the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) may have played a crucial role in convincing former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati to instruct her party’s lone lawmaker to back the coalition government in Karnataka, said people with knowledge of the developments.
Coalition politics and the largesse therein - S Rajendran, Hindu
Coalition politics has not really jelled well in Karnataka and similar to the difficulties encountered by the first of the coalition government’s between 2004 and 2008, the government of H.D. Kumaraswamy has faced the same music similar to what the Janata Dal (Secular) did in the past decade in playing around with the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Why Mayawati pulled the plug on SP-BSP alliance - Lalmani Verma, Indian Express
A few days after announcing to contest upcoming Assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh separately from Samajwadi Party (SP), the BSP on Monday formally announced a break-up with its Lok Sabha poll ally. In a series of tweets, Mayawati said that BSP will contest all future elections alone in the interest of the party and the party’s movement.
The Left crisis in India - A Surya Prakash, Pioneer
Friedrich Engels had said that one of the principal outcomes of the proletarian revolution would be the withering away of the State. In India, post-2019, the State has emerged stronger than ever before and it is the communist parties which are actually withering away. While much of the focus after the recent Lok Sabha election has been on the disastrous performance of the Congress, the real big story is the declining fortunes of the two communist parties in India.
In absence of chief Lalu Prasad: RJD to take stock in July first week - Sanjay Singh, Economic Times
The national executive of the Rashtriya Janata Dal is likely to meet in Patna in the first week of July to review its poor performance in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in Bihar and the challenges it faces to retain its traditional support base in the state.
Rahul Gandhi disappears again leaving Congress shell-shocked - Coomi Kapoor, Financial Express
Rahul Gandhi has reportedly gone abroad and is not planning to return till June 19 when the swearing in of the new MPs is complete. While party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala states emphatically that Rahul will continue as president, the buzz in the party is that Gandhi is serious about his resignation.
In NDA bloc, JD(U) sets terms of engagement - Vinod Sharma, Hindustan Times
In a coalition where the lead party has an overwhelming majority, junior stakeholders are loath to subsuming their entity to the bigger partner. Of all the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) constituents, the Janata Dal (United) has made its point early on, and rightly so.
Mamata Banerjee signs on Prashant Kishor who helped Jagan Reddy's big win - Sreenivasan Jain, NDTV
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is still smarting after losing ground to the BJP in last month's national election, today met with poll whiz Prashant Kishor, whose latest success is Project Jagan Mohan Reddy in Andhra Pradesh.
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