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Rajasthan governor Kalraj Mishra calls for Assembly session, asks state government to provide 21-day notice
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Rajasthan governor Kalraj Mishra calls for Assembly session, asks state government to provide 21-day notice

Earlier, the Rajasthan governor had not heeded to the request of the Congress government to urgently convene an Assembly session

MHA forms panel to probe violations of legal provisions by Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, two other trusts
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MHA forms panel to probe violations of legal provisions by Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, two other trusts

The move comes days after BJP chief JP Nadda targeted the Congress party and the Gandhi family, alleging that funds from the PM's National Relief Fund were diverted to the 'family-run' RGF during the UPA regime.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Rahul Gandhi to discuss economy, COVID-19 crisis with Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee today
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Rahul Gandhi to discuss economy, COVID-19 crisis with Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee today

The first such dialogue was held last week when Rahul Gandhi discussed the coronavirus pandemic and its economic implications with former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan.

Inspired by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, Udaipur man names newborn son ‘Congress Jain’; says he wants future generations to follow party
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Inspired by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, Udaipur man names newborn son ‘Congress Jain’; says he wants future generations to follow party

Vinod Jain, who works as a media officer at the office of Rajasthan Chief Minister in Udaipur on Tuesday received the birth certificate of his newborn son and it reads Congress Jain.

Attacks on Abhijit Banerjee are repulsive, but Nobel prize does not put him above legitimate critique
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Attacks on Abhijit Banerjee are repulsive, but Nobel prize does not put him above legitimate critique

The news of Mumbai-born Banerjee—a Bengali who grew up in Kolkata and studied in JNU winning the coveted award (never mind his co-awardees) exploded as a mega bombshell on India’s polarised political climate

Haryana Assembly election 2019: Narendra Modi to address mega rallies in poll-bound Charkhi Dadri, Kurukshetra today
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Haryana Assembly election 2019: Narendra Modi to address mega rallies in poll-bound Charkhi Dadri, Kurukshetra today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to address mega rallies in Charkhi Dadri and Kurukshetra in Haryana on Tuesday

Amid reports of Congress infighting, Salman Khurshid offers assurance that he 'won’t leave party when chips are down'
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Amid reports of Congress infighting, Salman Khurshid offers assurance that he 'won’t leave party when chips are down'

Khurshid's remarks came after controversy over his comments broke out wherein he reportedly termed Rahul Gandhi's resignation from 'walking away'

INX Media case: Congress delegation denied permission to meet P Chidambaram at Tihar jail
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INX Media case: Congress delegation denied permission to meet P Chidambaram at Tihar jail

A Congress party delegation on Friday went to Tihar Jail to meet P Chidambaram but it was not allowed to meet him as the allotted time was over.

On 73rd Independence Day, examining Mahatma Gandhi's legacy and why his position as 'Father of the Nation' is secure
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On 73rd Independence Day, examining Mahatma Gandhi's legacy and why his position as 'Father of the Nation' is secure

Why has history been so kind to Gandhi, a man whose very public life and thousands of letters, editorials, essays and utterances expose him to easy mockery, particularly by a new India whose political elite has always regarded him with contempt? How is it that, through all the hate and resentment unleashed by India’s current political climate, the man who stands on the opposite pole continues to smile down at us in fatherly benevolence?

Sonia returns as interim Congress chief: In failing to quit its Gandhi fixation, flailing party reverts to status quo
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Sonia returns as interim Congress chief: In failing to quit its Gandhi fixation, flailing party reverts to status quo

Thus came to a halt all the expectations of political watchers and the Congress faithful that a new face would impart a fresh lease of life to the moribund party.

Sonia Gandhi appointed as interim Congress chief; Rahul Gandhi led party fearlessly, say senior leaders
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Sonia Gandhi appointed as interim Congress chief; Rahul Gandhi led party fearlessly, say senior leaders

The Congress on Sunday passed a resolution unanimously appointing Sonia Gandhi as the interim chief of the party, in the second meeting of the Congress Working Committee

CWC meet Updates: Sonia Gandhi appointed as interim Congress chief; Rahul Gandhi refused to reconsider resignation, says senior leader
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CWC meet Updates: Sonia Gandhi appointed as interim Congress chief; Rahul Gandhi refused to reconsider resignation, says senior leader

CWC meet Updates: The first phase of the Congress Working Committee meeting has ended, and is likely to resume at 8.30 pm on Saturday.

Gujarat govt offers to play the umpire; suggests PepsiCo India make it a party to contracts with potato farmers
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Gujarat govt offers to play the umpire; suggests PepsiCo India make it a party to contracts with potato farmers

Realising it was losing the battle of perceptions, PepsiCo accepted the face-saver of a negotiated settlement which the Gujarat government offered.

Minimum income schemes for poor: Both Congress and BJP are doing it wrong; freebies won't cure poverty
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Minimum income schemes for poor: Both Congress and BJP are doing it wrong; freebies won't cure poverty

The implementation of any basic income or bare minimum economic support is possible only through the informal sector participation

The Accidental Prime Minister releasing during the election season is perfect, says director Vijay Gutte
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The Accidental Prime Minister releasing during the election season is perfect, says director Vijay Gutte

Debutant director Vijay Gutte spoke about thought behind The Accidental Prime Minister, the timing of its release and the curious casting of Anupam Kher, who’s known for his proximity to the BJP.

'Draft' Telangana Congress manifesto promises exclusive sops for minority institutions, party calls it 'fabricated'
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'Draft' Telangana Congress manifesto promises exclusive sops for minority institutions, party calls it 'fabricated'

The Congress on Tuesday released a draft of their manifesto for the Telangana Assembly elections, which will be held on 7 December.

Congress to embark upon massive people outreach, will conduct fundraising drive in Karnataka from 2 October
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Congress to embark upon massive people outreach, will conduct fundraising drive in Karnataka from 2 October

In the run-up to the 2019 general elections, the Congress has planned a massive people contact and funds collection programme through its booth-level workers from 2 October

GDP growth: BJP should tone down propensity for self-congratulation, relentless running down of all else
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GDP growth: BJP should tone down propensity for self-congratulation, relentless running down of all else

A subcommittee of the National Statistical Commission (NSC), an autonomous body, has released a report with a dataset relating to annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates going back to the last years of the Narasimha Rao government.