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Priyanka Gandhi visits families of jailed anti-CAA protesters in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh, says Yogi Adityanath govt is ‘anti-people’
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Priyanka Gandhi visits families of jailed anti-CAA protesters in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh, says Yogi Adityanath govt is ‘anti-people’

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday met the families of jailed anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protesters in Akhilesh Yadav's stronghold, days after her party targeted the Samajwadi Party (SP) chief for not finding time to visit his Parliamentary constituency.

Day after meeting kin of Sonbhadra victims, Priyanka Gandhi hits out at Yogi Adityanath govt, says residents 'living in fear'
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Day after meeting kin of Sonbhadra victims, Priyanka Gandhi hits out at Yogi Adityanath govt, says residents 'living in fear'

A day after meeting kin of Sonbhadra firing victims, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday hit out at UP government stating that no police post was set up in Umbha village and residents are 'living in fear'

Priyanka Gandhi to visit families of Sonbhadra shooting victims today; Congress leader was detained during attempt to meet kin last month
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Priyanka Gandhi to visit families of Sonbhadra shooting victims today; Congress leader was detained during attempt to meet kin last month

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will visit Umbha village in Sonbhadra on Tuesday to meet the families of those who were killed in the firing incident last month.

Priyanka Gandhi constitutes team to give feedback on Congress' Lok Sabha poll drubbing in Uttar Pradesh
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Priyanka Gandhi constitutes team to give feedback on Congress' Lok Sabha poll drubbing in Uttar Pradesh

On Monday, the Congress dissolved all District Congress Committees in Uttar Pradesh and constituted a three-member disciplinary committee to look into complaints of "gross indiscipline" during the recent Lok Sabha polls.

In meeting with snake charmers, Priyanka Gandhi plays with reptiles in Rae Bareli amid serpentine trail of campaigning
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In meeting with snake charmers, Priyanka Gandhi plays with reptiles in Rae Bareli amid serpentine trail of campaigning

Priyanka reached Purwa village on the second day of her visit to Rae Bareli. Here she met the snake charmers and interacted with them to know the problems they are facing in the region. During her interaction, she also handled some of the snakes herself.

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrives in Varanasi as part of her three-day boat journey in Uttar Pradesh
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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrives in Varanasi as part of her three-day boat journey in Uttar Pradesh

On last leg of her three-day boat journey in Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra arrives in Varanasi today

Congress Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Campaign Updates: Priyanka makes first political speech, Rahul attacks Modi over Rafale
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Congress Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Campaign Updates: Priyanka makes first political speech, Rahul attacks Modi over Rafale

Congress Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Campaign LIVE Updates: On her maiden visit to Gujarat after joining active politics, Priyanka Gandhi kept her speech brief as she attacked the Modi government over unemployment and asked the people not to get misled.

Priyanka Gandhi presser updates: Congress leader to address media for first time since being appointed general secretary
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Priyanka Gandhi presser updates: Congress leader to address media for first time since being appointed general secretary

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is likely to address a press conference at around 7 pm in Lucknow on Thursday.

Priyanka Gandhi releases audio ahead of Uttar Pradesh visit today, promises new future with a new kind of politics
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Priyanka Gandhi releases audio ahead of Uttar Pradesh visit today, promises new future with a new kind of politics

A day before her maiden visit to Uttar Pradesh as Congress general secretary, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said that together with the people of the state she hopes to start a "new kind of politics" in which everyone will be a stakeholder.

Priyanka, least reluctant politician in Nehru-Gandhi clan: How much of Sonia and Indira shines through her?
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Priyanka, least reluctant politician in Nehru-Gandhi clan: How much of Sonia and Indira shines through her?

As Priyanka Gandhi enters politics, comparisons with her grandmother Indira Gandhi are bound to intensify, as are obvious signs if she has taken after the political path charted by her mother, Sonia.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Priyanka Gandhi enters politics, India's spin twins deliver, budget expectations; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Priyanka Gandhi enters politics, India's spin twins deliver, budget expectations; today's must-read stories

The timing of Priyanka Gandhi's political entry is significant. Unlike Rajiv or Sonia who had to step in after a family tragedy — for Rahul and Priyanka it was a time of their own or the family's choice.

Priyanka Gandhi enters politics LIVE updates: Congress looks up 'young guns', BJP questions party on dynastic politics
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Priyanka Gandhi enters politics LIVE updates: Congress looks up 'young guns', BJP questions party on dynastic politics

Priyanka Gandhi enters politics LIVE updates: Even as congratulations are pouring in from Congress leaders, BJP Leader JP Nadda said that the appointment of Priyanka Gandhi in Congress indicates that Rahul Gandhi has failed as the party's scion and he should answer the question of dynastic politics.

BJP belittles Priyanka Gandhi at its own peril, attacks on political neophyte betray saffron party's nervousness
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BJP belittles Priyanka Gandhi at its own peril, attacks on political neophyte betray saffron party's nervousness

The BJP spokespersons should have not reacted. Sometimes, silence is an effective weapon.

Priyanka Gandhi's political plunge comes at most opportune time, but Congress heiress comes with Robert Vadra's baggage
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Priyanka Gandhi's political plunge comes at most opportune time, but Congress heiress comes with Robert Vadra's baggage

Priyanka has always held the appearance of a more natural leader than her brother, something very few would disagree with. But with a more high-profile role, comes higher public glare.

Priyanka Gandhi enters politics: Narendra Modi repeats 'parivar politics' jibe; Rahul Gandhi says sister will change UP politics
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Priyanka Gandhi enters politics: Narendra Modi repeats 'parivar politics' jibe; Rahul Gandhi says sister will change UP politics

Reacting to the news of Priyanka Gandhi entering active politics, Prime Minister Modi made an oblique reference to the Congress subscribing to dynastic values while Congress president Rahul Gandhi expressed his happiness to be working with his sister.

Rahul Gandhi, Digvijay Singh greet PM Narendra Modi on his 67th birthday
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Rahul Gandhi, Digvijay Singh greet PM Narendra Modi on his 67th birthday

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday extended birthday greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Over 500 NCP cadres join Congress after two MLAs vote for BJP in Rajya Sabha polls last month
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Over 500 NCP cadres join Congress after two MLAs vote for BJP in Rajya Sabha polls last month

The 500-plus NCP activists joined the state's key opposition party in presence of its state President Bharatsinh Solanki

Manipur Election 2017: EC full bench urged to ensure free and smooth elections
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Manipur Election 2017: EC full bench urged to ensure free and smooth elections

Political parties of Manipur on Tuesday met the full bench of Election Commission here and urged it to ensure free and fair elections in the state which will be held in two phases early next month.

Digvijaya Singh to hold 7-day hunger strike in MP over compensation to farmers
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Digvijaya Singh to hold 7-day hunger strike in MP over compensation to farmers

Congress General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh will hold a seven-day hunger strike in Guna district in Madhya Pradesh.

MPPEB scam unearthing tip of iceberg, suspicions on CM: Digvijay
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MPPEB scam unearthing tip of iceberg, suspicions on CM: Digvijay

Congress on Monday said MPPEB scam reveal was just the "tip of an iceberg" and that the "needle of suspicion" is now on CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan.