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Ex-BJP MLA Raju Kage to join Congress; four-time lawmaker alleges saffron party denied him ticket for Karnataka bypoll
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Ex-BJP MLA Raju Kage to join Congress; four-time lawmaker alleges saffron party denied him ticket for Karnataka bypoll

Kage made his announcement after meeting Congress Legislature Party leader and former chief minister Siddaramaiah

Sonia Gandhi appoints ex-Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda as leader of Congress Legislature Party in state
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Sonia Gandhi appoints ex-Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda as leader of Congress Legislature Party in state

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday appointed former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in the state

'Party needs to introspect', says UP Congress leader, declines appointment to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's advisory council
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'Party needs to introspect', says UP Congress leader, declines appointment to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's advisory council

Asked about his decision to not become an advisor to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Rajesh Mishra said he had apprised her office about it.

Priyanka Gandhi to lead Congress padyatra in Lucknow on Gandhi Jayanti; event to be show of strength, say sources
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Priyanka Gandhi to lead Congress padyatra in Lucknow on Gandhi Jayanti; event to be show of strength, say sources

The Congress on Tuesday announced that party workers led by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will undertake a 'padyatra' on Gandhi Jayanti in Lucknow.

Unnao rape case: Congress workers protest in Lucknow, demand expulsion, not 'mere suspension', of Kuldeep Singh Sengar from BJP
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Unnao rape case: Congress workers protest in Lucknow, demand expulsion, not 'mere suspension', of Kuldeep Singh Sengar from BJP

Congress workers sat on a fast in Lucknow, demanding that the BJP expel the rape-accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar from the party.

BJP, Congress MLAs in Odisha seek Naveen Patnaik's resignation, allege rising cases of missing children, rape
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BJP, Congress MLAs in Odisha seek Naveen Patnaik's resignation, allege rising cases of missing children, rape

Odisha Assembly witnessed several adjournments as opposition BJP and Congress members created ruckus demanding the resignation of Naveen Patnaik.

Siddaramaiah says BJP desperate for vote on motion of confidence as it has 'purchased' rebel MLAs
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Siddaramaiah says BJP desperate for vote on motion of confidence as it has 'purchased' rebel MLAs

Siddaramaiah alleged the BJP is desperate for voting on the motion of confidence moved by HD Kumaraswamy because it has 'purchased' rebel legislators.

Telangana Congress to consult experts to discuss impact of defections; challenges MLAs who switched camp to seek fresh mandate
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Telangana Congress to consult experts to discuss impact of defections; challenges MLAs who switched camp to seek fresh mandate

Days after 12 of its MLAs jumped ship, Congress in Telangana will organise a round-table with constitutional experts to discuss the impact of defections

Another setback for Congress, 12 party MLAs join TRS in Telangana, seek merger of CLP with KCR's team
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Another setback for Congress, 12 party MLAs join TRS in Telangana, seek merger of CLP with KCR's team

The Congress's strength in the 119-member House came down to 18 after the party's Telangana state unit chief Uttam Kumar Reddy tendered his resignation from the Assembly Wednesday after being elected to the Lok Sabha from Nalgonda.

Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara slams partyman Roshan Baig for blaming Siddaramaiah for Congress' 'flop campaign'
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Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara slams partyman Roshan Baig for blaming Siddaramaiah for Congress' 'flop campaign'

Karnataka deputy chief minister G Parameshwara on Tuesday slammed Congress leader Roshan Baig for his claim that both state unit president Dinesh Gundurao and Congress Legislature Party CLP leader Siddaramaiah should be blamed for the "flop poll campaign" in the state. Parameshwara said that it is Baig's personal opinion and not the party's opinion or assessment.

To resolve Karnataka crisis, Congress must first rein in Siddaramaiah, but his clout in state may overpower Rahul Gandhi's own
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To resolve Karnataka crisis, Congress must first rein in Siddaramaiah, but his clout in state may overpower Rahul Gandhi's own

The 'nataka' in Karnataka continues with Congress MLAs coming to blows at the Eagleton resort in the outskirts of Bengaluru, where party legislators have been put up to stave off the BJP's alleged poaching attempts.

Siddaramaiah claims Congress shifting MLAs to escape BJP 'onslaught'; Kumaraswamy says all legislators support Karnataka coalition
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Siddaramaiah claims Congress shifting MLAs to escape BJP 'onslaught'; Kumaraswamy says all legislators support Karnataka coalition

Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader Siddaramaiah on Friday said his party was shifting its MLAs to a resort to "escape" from the BJP's "onslaught."

Karnataka political turmoil: Congress shifts legislators to resort near Bengaluru after legislature party meet ends
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Karnataka political turmoil: Congress shifts legislators to resort near Bengaluru after legislature party meet ends

The Congress Legislature Party (CLP) met under the sword of disqualification of those who skipped the meeting.

Congress to seek explanation from four MLAs who skipped legislative party meet; Ramesh Jarkiholi, B Nagendra among absentees
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Congress to seek explanation from four MLAs who skipped legislative party meet; Ramesh Jarkiholi, B Nagendra among absentees

Congress will issue notices to four MLAs seeking an explanation from them for their absence at the Congress Legislature Party meeting here on Friday, CLP leader Siddaramaiah said.

Amid speculation of defections, four of 79 MLAs give Congress Legislature Party meeting in Karnataka a miss
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Amid speculation of defections, four of 79 MLAs give Congress Legislature Party meeting in Karnataka a miss

Nagendra B, Ramesh Jarakiholi, Umesh Jadhav and Mahesh Kumtalli were four Karnataka Congress MLAs who did not turn up for the meeting of the Legislature Party on Friday.

Karnataka political turmoil: Congress calls meeting of MLAs; BJP to reportedly shift its legislators from Gurugram resort
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Karnataka political turmoil: Congress calls meeting of MLAs; BJP to reportedly shift its legislators from Gurugram resort

The Congress has asked all its MLAs to meet at the Vidhan Soudha in Bengaluru on Friday. The party has issued a whip that any MLA who fails to turn up for the meeting will be expelled from the party and will face action under the anti-defection law.

Accusing government of 'hiding' figures in Gorakhpur encephalitis deaths, Congress MLAs stage walkout from UP Assembly
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Accusing government of 'hiding' figures in Gorakhpur encephalitis deaths, Congress MLAs stage walkout from UP Assembly

The matter was raised during the question hour by Congress Legislature Party leader Ajay Kumar Lallu. He sought to know the number of deaths due to Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome

Chhattisgarh governor invites Congress' Bhupesh Baghel to take oath as chief minister
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Chhattisgarh governor invites Congress' Bhupesh Baghel to take oath as chief minister

Bhupesh Baghel, MLA from Patan constituency and state Congress chief, was named as next chief minister of Chhattisgarh at Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting.

Rahul Gandhi summons Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot to Delhi to decide on Rajasthan CM post; announcement likely today
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Rahul Gandhi summons Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot to Delhi to decide on Rajasthan CM post; announcement likely today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has summoned both Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot to New Delhi to discuss and decide on the final name for the post.

Manohar Parrikar's health: Goa Congress to discuss leadership lacunae in state; will seek Governor's intervention
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Manohar Parrikar's health: Goa Congress to discuss leadership lacunae in state; will seek Governor's intervention

During the meeting, the CLP will discuss whether it should seek state Governor Mridula Sinha's intervention on the leadership issue, a party leader said on Thursday. Parrikar, 62, left for the US early on Thursday for his further medical treatment for a pancreatic ailment. This is his third visit to the US since February.