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'Pop stars commenting on farmers' protest, but govt not interested': Rahul Gandhi slams Centre on agri laws
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'Pop stars commenting on farmers' protest, but govt not interested': Rahul Gandhi slams Centre on agri laws

The Wayanad MP, who is on a two-day visit to his constituency in poll-bound Kerala, also took a dig at PM Narendra Modi for 'ridiculing' MGNREGA scheme

PM's Leh visit will 'invigorate' troops, but Chinese intrusion should be acknowledged, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
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PM's Leh visit will 'invigorate' troops, but Chinese intrusion should be acknowledged, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The Congress MP on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Ladakh will certainly boost Indian Army's morale but, at the same time 'Chinese intruders must be evicted from the occupied Indian territory'.

Lok Sabha disrupted over Delhi riots; Congress' Ramya Haridas claims she was assaulted, says 'because I am a Dalit woman?'
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Lok Sabha disrupted over Delhi riots; Congress' Ramya Haridas claims she was assaulted, says 'because I am a Dalit woman?'

An uproar erupted in the Lok Sabha on Monday as BJP and Congress MPs pushed and shoved each other after the Opposition party protested over the issue of the Delhi violence and demanded the resignation of Home Minister Amit Shah.

After air quality in Delhi turns 'severe', Congress MP to introduce bill to strengthen central pollution control body
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After air quality in Delhi turns 'severe', Congress MP to introduce bill to strengthen central pollution control body

Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi said on Thursday he will introduce a private member's bill to give "more teeth" to the apex pollution control body, CPCB, in the upcoming session of Parliament.

Lok Sabha debates agrarian distress; Opposition seeks cut in GST rate on agricultural equipment
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Lok Sabha debates agrarian distress; Opposition seeks cut in GST rate on agricultural equipment

Members in Lok Sabha on Tuesday raised problems related to agriculture, including the delay in procurement of produce, rise in the cost of inputs, late payment of crop insurance and adversities of weather, and sought steps to increase the income of farmers.

Muslims assaulted in Assam’s Barpeta, forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', 'Pakistan murdabad' by members of Right-wing group
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Muslims assaulted in Assam’s Barpeta, forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram', 'Pakistan murdabad' by members of Right-wing group

Complaints were filed against a little-known right-wing organisation on Thursday for allegedly assaulting a group of people from the minority community in Assam. The victims were then forced to utter slogans like 'Jai Shri Ram', 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' and 'Pakistan Murdabad'. Congress MP from Barpeta, Abdul Khaleque, said he has asked the superintendent of police to take action in the incident.

Sunanda Pushkar case transferred to Sessions court; trial against Shashi Tharoor to begin on 21 February
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Sunanda Pushkar case transferred to Sessions court; trial against Shashi Tharoor to begin on 21 February

A Delhi court on Monday sent Sunanda Pushkar's death case against Congress leader Shashi Tharoor to the Sessions court for further proceedings.

Congress leader Priya Dutt not to contest 2019 LS polls, takes break from active politics to spend more time with family
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Congress leader Priya Dutt not to contest 2019 LS polls, takes break from active politics to spend more time with family

Congress MP Priya Dutt on Monday announced that she would not contest the 2019 elections and spend more time with her family

Raj Babbar says BJP MLA who said 'will bomb those who feel unsafe in India' should be arrested, probed for terror links
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Raj Babbar says BJP MLA who said 'will bomb those who feel unsafe in India' should be arrested, probed for terror links

Raj Babbar, the Uttar Pradesh Congress chief, said on Friday that BJP MLA Vikram Saini should be arrested and investigated for terror links for threatening to bomb people who said they feel unsafe in India.

Alwar lynching case raised in Lok Sabha during Zero Hour, triggers protests from BJP members
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Alwar lynching case raised in Lok Sabha during Zero Hour, triggers protests from BJP members

The lynching of a man in Rajasthan's Alwar district was on Monday raised in the Lok Sabha by a Congress MP, triggering protests from BJP members.

Jual Oram promised to include five tribes in ST list, says Arunachal Pradesh MP Ninong Ering
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Jual Oram promised to include five tribes in ST list, says Arunachal Pradesh MP Ninong Ering

Union minister Jual Oram has given an assurance of including five tribes of Arunachal Pradesh in the list of Schedule Tribes (ST), Member of Parliament Ninong Ering claimed.

Meghalaya polls: Congress has recovered from defections, people won’t be fooled by BJP’s tricks, says MP Vincent Pala
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Meghalaya polls: Congress has recovered from defections, people won’t be fooled by BJP’s tricks, says MP Vincent Pala

A veteran of the Congress, Vincent H Pala is one of the only two representatives from Meghalaya in the Lok Sabha.

Delhi smog: Congress MP Deepender Singh Hooda plans to move 'Right to Clean Air Bill' in Lok Sabha
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Delhi smog: Congress MP Deepender Singh Hooda plans to move 'Right to Clean Air Bill' in Lok Sabha

Congress MP Deepender Singh Hooda on Monday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to constitute a committee

Ex-Congress MP Arvind Sharma praises Narendra Modi, Manohar Lal Khattar govts
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Ex-Congress MP Arvind Sharma praises Narendra Modi, Manohar Lal Khattar govts

Former Congress MP Arvind Sharma shared the dais with Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma praising the Narendra Modi and Manohar Lal Khattar governments

NITI Aayog is a tool for controlling states, alleges Congress MP Shantaram Naik
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NITI Aayog is a tool for controlling states, alleges Congress MP Shantaram Naik

Senior Congress leader Shantaram Naik accused the Narendra Modi government of trying to control the states through the Niti Aayog.

Shashi Tharoor talks to CNN-News18 about surgical strikes, foreign policy, Modi, Congress
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Shashi Tharoor talks to CNN-News18 about surgical strikes, foreign policy, Modi, Congress

In an interview to CNN-News18, Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor talked about the surgical strikes, India's foreign policy and Modi.

It's all about making a statement: Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan rides on Harley to Parliament on Women's Day
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It's all about making a statement: Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan rides on Harley to Parliament on Women's Day

It was a sight not seen often when woman MP Ranjeet Ranjan on Tuesday rode to Parliament on an orange Harley-Davidson motorcycle to make a statement on Women's Day.

Issue stamps, gold coins on Ambedkar's birth anniversary: Cong MP tells Modi in a letter
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Issue stamps, gold coins on Ambedkar's birth anniversary: Cong MP tells Modi in a letter

A Congress MP has demanded the Centre to issue a postal stamp and gold coins to commemorate 125th birth anniversary year of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar falling on 14 April.

Air India flight delayed by 45 minutes as Congress' Renuka Chowdhury goes shopping
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Air India flight delayed by 45 minutes as Congress' Renuka Chowdhury goes shopping

An Air India flight to Hyderabad from Delhi, with a Union Minister and Supreme Court judge on board, was held up for 45 minutes here after a senior Congress leader from Telangana did not turn up for boarding at the scheduled time as she was allegedly busy shopping.