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Rajasthan guv says no justification provided to hold urgent Assembly session, 21-day notice needed
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Rajasthan guv says no justification provided to hold urgent Assembly session, 21-day notice needed

The Governor has reportedly also written to Ashok Gehlot asking who is responsible for his security after Gehlot said that people will gherao the Raj Bhawan if an Assembly session is not convened soon

Narendra Modi violating law by attending Parliament while his govt urges those above 65 years to stay indoors: Congress
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Narendra Modi violating law by attending Parliament while his govt urges those above 65 years to stay indoors: Congress

The Congress on Thursday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to walk the talk and not pontificate, claiming that he was violating the law by attending Parliament despite his government urging citizens above 65 years to remain indoors by invoking the Epidemic Act

Congress accuses BJP of destabilising non-BJP govts in states; saffron party 'fine-tuned in art of poaching, abducting MLAs', says Anand Sharma
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Congress accuses BJP of destabilising non-BJP govts in states; saffron party 'fine-tuned in art of poaching, abducting MLAs', says Anand Sharma

Terming the recent developments in Madhya Pradesh an insult to democracy, senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma said the saffron party attempts to destabilise non-BJP governments in states

Congress accuses Delhi Police of carrying out 'one-sided' investigation into violence, asks SC to appoint amicus curiae
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Congress accuses Delhi Police of carrying out 'one-sided' investigation into violence, asks SC to appoint amicus curiae

Congress's senior spokesperson Anand Sharma also said the situation is far from normal and an atmosphere of fear is still prevailing

Delhi violence: Sonia Gandhi-led Congress delegation urges Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty'
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Delhi violence: Sonia Gandhi-led Congress delegation urges Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty'

A Congress delegation, including party chief Sonia Gandhi urged Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over his alleged 'abdication of duty' during the communal violence in Delhi.

'No leadership crisis in Congress': Anand Sharma defends party after senior leaders like Shashi Tharoor, Sandeep Dikshit demanded election for top post
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'No leadership crisis in Congress': Anand Sharma defends party after senior leaders like Shashi Tharoor, Sandeep Dikshit demanded election for top post

Senior spokesperson of the party Anand Sharma replied in the negative when asked whether there was a leadership crisis in the Congress

Anantkumar Hegde responds to BJP show-cause notice over controversial remarks against Mahatma Gandhi, denies charges
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Anantkumar Hegde responds to BJP show-cause notice over controversial remarks against Mahatma Gandhi, denies charges

BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde has written to the party leadership that he made no mention of Mahatma Gandhi in his speech, which has faced flak for its swipe at the Father of the Nation, and controversial remarks attributed to him are incorrect

BJP serves show cause notice to Anantkumar Hegde over Mahatma Gandhi remarks; Congress demands sedition case against Lok Sabha MP
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BJP serves show cause notice to Anantkumar Hegde over Mahatma Gandhi remarks; Congress demands sedition case against Lok Sabha MP

Hegde had questioned the freedom movement led by Gandhi, saying it was an 'adjustment' with the British, triggering a huge political row.

Parliamentary panel chaired by Congress' Anand Sharma to meet home ministry and Delhi Police to take stock of crime in National Capital
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Parliamentary panel chaired by Congress' Anand Sharma to meet home ministry and Delhi Police to take stock of crime in National Capital

Committee, chaired by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma, is likely to quiz the officials on the recent violence in JNU

Parliament Winter Session Day 8: Godse was a patriot, says Pragya Thakur in Lok Sabha; Sitharaman defends Centre on economic slowdown in Rajya Sabha
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Parliament Winter Session Day 8: Godse was a patriot, says Pragya Thakur in Lok Sabha; Sitharaman defends Centre on economic slowdown in Rajya Sabha

On the eighth day of Winter Session, Parliament took up some key bills, including the Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019, the Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019 and the Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill, 2019. Rajya Sabha took up a short duration discussion on the economic situation and the Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2019.

At all-party meet, Narendra Modi says govt ready to discuss all issues in Parliament's Winter Session; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention
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At all-party meet, Narendra Modi says govt ready to discuss all issues in Parliament's Winter Session; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention

Ahead of Parliament's Winter Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured at the all-party meeting that the government is ready to discuss all issues

Union Home Secy Ajay Kumar Bhalla to appear before Parliamentary panel today to discuss situation in Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh
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Union Home Secy Ajay Kumar Bhalla to appear before Parliamentary panel today to discuss situation in Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh

Union home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla will appear before the parliamentary standing committee on home affairs, headed by Congress leader Anand Sharma, at around 11:30 am on Friday

Maharashtra, Haryana election results constitute 'moral defeat' for BJP, says Congress leader Anand Sharma
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Maharashtra, Haryana election results constitute 'moral defeat' for BJP, says Congress leader Anand Sharma

Senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma said BJP president Amit Shah's claim of victory in Haryana does not hold as the party is short of a majority

Ahead of Assembly polls, Congress moves EC over raids at houses of party officials, claims BJP 'misusing' agencies
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Ahead of Assembly polls, Congress moves EC over raids at houses of party officials, claims BJP 'misusing' agencies

The Congress also gave another memorandum to the EC alleging criminal intimidation of voters in Kaithal where the party's chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala is contesting

UK's Jeremy Corbyn says language in Labour Party's Kashmir resolution can be 'misinterpreted as hostile to India'
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UK's Jeremy Corbyn says language in Labour Party's Kashmir resolution can be 'misinterpreted as hostile to India'

Jeremy Corbyn has said that some of the language in a controversial Kashmir resolution passed by his party have the scope of being 'misinterpreted as hostile to India'.

Sheikh Hasina meets Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi; Congress chief to visit Bangladesh on 50th liberation anniversary
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Sheikh Hasina meets Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi; Congress chief to visit Bangladesh on 50th liberation anniversary

Sonia Gandhi on Sunday accepted Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina's invite to visit her country on its 50th anniversary of liberation.

Did Narendra Modi violate Indian foreign policy by endorsing Trump at 'Howdy, Modi'? PM isn't first world leader to back counterparts
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Did Narendra Modi violate Indian foreign policy by endorsing Trump at 'Howdy, Modi'? PM isn't first world leader to back counterparts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at the massive 'Howdy, Modi' event in US' Houston has received reactions from across the spectrum, with supporters lauding him for taking a "decisive" stand against terrorism on the global platform and Opposition leaders criticising him for "violating" decades-old foreign policy by endorsing US president Donald Trump's presidential campaign for the 2020 election.

Congress accuses Narendra Modi of violating Indian foreign policy at 'Howdy, Modi' event in Houston by ‘campaigning for Trump’
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Congress accuses Narendra Modi of violating Indian foreign policy at 'Howdy, Modi' event in Houston by ‘campaigning for Trump’

Congess said he did this by campaigning for US President Donald Trump at the "Howdy Modi" event in Houston

South parties, Oppn hit out at Amit Shah’s pitch for common language on Hindi Divas, highlight need to ‘respect, protect nurture' India's diversity
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South parties, Oppn hit out at Amit Shah’s pitch for common language on Hindi Divas, highlight need to ‘respect, protect nurture' India's diversity

'Amit Shah's Hindi pitch appeared to be an attempt to make non-Hindi speaking people 'second-class citizens,' DMK leader Stalin claimed in a statement

'BJP, ministers lack vision to revive economy': Congress' Anand Sharma calls Nirmala Sitharaman's comments on inflation 'absurd'
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'BJP, ministers lack vision to revive economy': Congress' Anand Sharma calls Nirmala Sitharaman's comments on inflation 'absurd'

The Congress on Saturday termed Nirmala Sitharaman's comments on inflation as "absurd" and accused the BJP-led government of lacking a 'vision'.