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Congress seeks Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat's resignation for 'conspiracy' to topple Rajasthan govt
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Congress seeks Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat's resignation for 'conspiracy' to topple Rajasthan govt

Congress' Ajay Maken alleged that Shekhawat's voice can be heard in one of the two audio tapes related to the conspiracy, adding that the ACB has registered a case against him.

Congress slams Centre over hike in excise duty on petrol, diesel, says govt should reduce rates by 35-40%
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Congress slams Centre over hike in excise duty on petrol, diesel, says govt should reduce rates by 35-40%

The government on Saturday hiked excise duty on petrol and diesel by a steep Rs 3 per litre each to garner about Rs 39,000 crore additional revenue.

Congress emerges clear loser in Delhi Assembly election: Lack of intent, infighting and missing cadre base contributed to party's poll rout
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Congress emerges clear loser in Delhi Assembly election: Lack of intent, infighting and missing cadre base contributed to party's poll rout

The Congress, a party that ruled the National Capital for 15 long years has registered a blank in the recently-concluded polls.

Delhi Assembly polls: Congress likely to release list of candidates today; party’s state unit chief Subhash Chopra won't contest
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Delhi Assembly polls: Congress likely to release list of candidates today; party’s state unit chief Subhash Chopra won't contest

Congress leadership has decided to offer four seats to its alliance partner RJD and for the remaining seats, its screening committee comprising Chopra, AICC Incharge of Delhi PC Chacko and senior leaders Ahmed Patel and KC Venugopal have been asked to finalise candidates.

JNUSU press conference updates: ABVP members attacked women students and union office-bearers last week, alleges student body
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JNUSU press conference updates: ABVP members attacked women students and union office-bearers last week, alleges student body

JNUSU press conference updates:The students' union said the ABVP members hit women students even on 4 January and when JNUSU general secretary Satish Chandra Yadav intervened, they attacked him as well.

Delhi Police identifies 37 from 'Unity Against Left' WhatsApp group linked to JNU violence: Report
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Delhi Police identifies 37 from 'Unity Against Left' WhatsApp group linked to JNU violence: Report

According to reports, thirty-seven people from the 60-member WhatsApp group named 'Unity Against Left' have been identified by the Special Investigation Team (SIT), set up the Delhi Police, sources in Delhi Police told ANI

JNU violence: Delhi Police names Aishe Ghosh, 8 others as suspects; JNUSU chief dares cops to make evidence public
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JNU violence: Delhi Police names Aishe Ghosh, 8 others as suspects; JNUSU chief dares cops to make evidence public

Five days after at least 36 people were injured in the incident of violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University, the Delhi Police named JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh and eight others as suspects in the violence that took place between 3 to 5 January. However, the police didn't name any group for the brutal attack by masked goons on students and teachers in the evening on 5 January.

JNU violence updates: ABVP claims two of its activists named as suspects by Delhi Police not involved in 5 Jan attack
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JNU violence updates: ABVP claims two of its activists named as suspects by Delhi Police not involved in 5 Jan attack

JNU violence LIVE updates: The RSS-affiliated ABVP on Friday claimed that two of its activists — Vikas Patel and Yogendra Bharadwaj — whose names were mentioned by Delhi Police as suspects in the JNU violence case, were not involved in the 5 January attack in the campus and it will share evidence to that effect with the police

Congress to announce new president of Delhi unit soon, says PC Chacko; post vacant since Sheila Dikshit's demise
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Congress to announce new president of Delhi unit soon, says PC Chacko; post vacant since Sheila Dikshit's demise

All India Congress Committee's (AICC) Delhi in-charge PC Chacko on Friday said that the party will soon announce the new president of its Delhi unit as the Assembly elections are just around the corner

Infighting emerges again in Delhi Congress; 29 leaders write to Rahul Gandhi complaining about 'complete confusion' in state unit
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Infighting emerges again in Delhi Congress; 29 leaders write to Rahul Gandhi complaining about 'complete confusion' in state unit

The leaders in their letter said that by dissolving various Congress units in Delhi, the PCC is literally punishing thousands of dedicated workers and leaders, who worked very hard to resurrect the party in Delhi.

From 'right decision' to 'drama of Grand Old Party': How prominent politicians reacted to Rahul Gandhi's resignation
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From 'right decision' to 'drama of Grand Old Party': How prominent politicians reacted to Rahul Gandhi's resignation

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday resigned as party president, tweeting out his resignation letter.

Delhi Congress leaders demand replacement of AICC chief PC Chako over heavy losses in Lok Sabha elections
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Delhi Congress leaders demand replacement of AICC chief PC Chako over heavy losses in Lok Sabha elections

A section of leaders in Delhi Congress have demanded replacement of AICC in-charge PC Chacko in the wake of Lok Sabha poll debacle

Scale of AAP's defeat in Delhi shows that the party needs to recalibrate its understanding of the National Capital
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Scale of AAP's defeat in Delhi shows that the party needs to recalibrate its understanding of the National Capital

The Aam Aadmi Party lost in Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal's New Delhi Assembly constituency to the Bharatiya Janata Party, as the results of the Lok Sabha polls showed. It not only lost the VIP constituency, but came third in the race for votes.

Lok Sabha polls, phase 6: Rahul Gandhi, Ram Nath Kovind cast vote in Delhi; national capital records 45.7% voter turnout till 3 pm
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Lok Sabha polls, phase 6: Rahul Gandhi, Ram Nath Kovind cast vote in Delhi; national capital records 45.7% voter turnout till 3 pm

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra talked to the media after casting vote for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha election, at polling station at Lodhi road in New Delhi.

Lok Sabha election, Phase 6: Rahul Gandhi casts vote in Delhi, accuses Narendra Modi of using 'hatred' during poll campaigning
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Lok Sabha election, Phase 6: Rahul Gandhi casts vote in Delhi, accuses Narendra Modi of using 'hatred' during poll campaigning

Clad in his trademark kurta-pyjama, Rahul was accompanied by party's New Delhi candidate Ajay Maken on way to the polling booth, a walking distance from his Tughlaq Lane residence.

Narendra Modi promised to clean the Ganga but he will go down in 2019 with 'Rafale taint', says Navjot Singh Sidhu
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Narendra Modi promised to clean the Ganga but he will go down in 2019 with 'Rafale taint', says Navjot Singh Sidhu

He claimed that the Modi government did not have a single achievement to its name and was deflecting from real issues. "In 2014, Modi said neither will he indulge in corruption, nor will he allow others to do so (na khaunga, na khane dunga) but he has done just the opposite," the Punjab minister said.

After alliance with Congress fails to take off, AAP makes statehood demand for Delhi the key aspect of its manifesto
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After alliance with Congress fails to take off, AAP makes statehood demand for Delhi the key aspect of its manifesto

The AAP released the manifesto after the talks with the Congress finally failed and the party decided to go on its own in Delhi.

Congress declares six candidates in Delhi; Sheila Dikshit to helm North East Delhi seat, party yet to decide name for South Delhi
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Congress declares six candidates in Delhi; Sheila Dikshit to helm North East Delhi seat, party yet to decide name for South Delhi

The grand old party has fielded Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee president and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit from North East Delhi while JP Aggarwal has been given the charge of Chandni Chowk in central Delhi. Meanwhile, former DPCC chief Ajay Maken will be contesting from the New Delhi seat while Delhi's former education minister Arvinder Singh Lovely has got a ticket East Delhi constituency.

Ajay Maken locks horns with Sheila Dikshit, says won't contest Lok Sabha elections if Congress doesn't finalise alliance with AAP
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Ajay Maken locks horns with Sheila Dikshit, says won't contest Lok Sabha elections if Congress doesn't finalise alliance with AAP

Former Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken has gone public with his revolt and announced that he will not contest polls unless the party stitches up an alliance with AAP, media reports said.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Delhi profile: Congress, AAP, BJP set for a triangular fight in all seven NCR seats
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Delhi profile: Congress, AAP, BJP set for a triangular fight in all seven NCR seats

There are seven Lok Sabha constituencies and 70 Assembly constituencies in the state.