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Rahul Gandhi targets Narendra Modi on traders' losses ahead of second phase of Gujarat polls
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Rahul Gandhi targets Narendra Modi on traders' losses ahead of second phase of Gujarat polls

Ahead of the second phase of polling in Gujarat on 14 December, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for causing losses to small traders in the state and asked whether his government would take responsibility for that.

Congress says Narendra Modi 'suffering from Rahul Gandhi phobia', still has to answer questions of senior BJP leaders
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Congress says Narendra Modi 'suffering from Rahul Gandhi phobia', still has to answer questions of senior BJP leaders

The Congress wondered why Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "suffering from Rahul Gandhi-phobia" and reminded him that he was still to answer questions raised by senior leaders of his own party.

Gujarat polls not referendum on implementation of GST says, TMC leader Derek O' Brien
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Gujarat polls not referendum on implementation of GST says, TMC leader Derek O' Brien

Trinamool Congress leader Derek O'Brien says that Gujarat assembly elections should not be seen as a referendum on the implementation of GST

Rahul Gandhi likely to file nomination on 4 December for Congress president's post
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Rahul Gandhi likely to file nomination on 4 December for Congress president's post

Rahul Gandhi is expected to file nomination for the election to the Congress president's post on 4 December, party sources said. Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and ex-Union minister AK Antony are likely to propose his candidature. The notification for the election will be issued on Friday. Nominations can be filed till 4 December.

Gujarat polls 2017: Will Rahul Gandhi flip on GST and demonetisation after Pew survey says Modi most popular?
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Gujarat polls 2017: Will Rahul Gandhi flip on GST and demonetisation after Pew survey says Modi most popular?

Rahul and the Congress strategists should examine the latest survey of the 'nonpartisan' Washington-based think tank Pew Research Center on Modi, Rahul, Sonia, the Congress' position and public satisfaction with the government.

Prakash Javadekar says Gujarat has rejected Rahul, Congress' politics of hypocrisy
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Prakash Javadekar says Gujarat has rejected Rahul, Congress' politics of hypocrisy

With Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi pushing for rationalisation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said Congress leaders are "hypocrites" as they support the indirect tax at GST Council meets but speak against it in public.

Telangana leader Revanth Reddy joins Congress in presence of Rahul Gandhi after quitting TDP
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Telangana leader Revanth Reddy joins Congress in presence of Rahul Gandhi after quitting TDP

Telangana leader A Revanth Reddy, who resigned from Telugu Desam Party last week, joined the Congress in the presence of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

Smriti Irani calls P Chidambaram's pitch for greater autonomy in J&K shocking, surprising
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Smriti Irani calls P Chidambaram's pitch for greater autonomy in J&K shocking, surprising

BJP said, it was not surprising to see Chidambaram make such comments

Mahesh Sharma slams Rahul for Arun Jaitley jibe, calls him an 'expert on childish remarks'
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Mahesh Sharma slams Rahul for Arun Jaitley jibe, calls him an 'expert on childish remarks'

BJP leader and Union minister Mahesh Sharma hit back at Rahul Gandhi calling him an "expert on childish statements" after the Congress vice-president attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over the government's Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetisation decisions.

Rahul Gandhi slams Vasundhara Raje over controversial Rajasthan ordinance, says it is '2017, not 1817'
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Rahul Gandhi slams Vasundhara Raje over controversial Rajasthan ordinance, says it is '2017, not 1817'

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje over a controversial ordinance, pointing out that the year was "2017, not 1817".

Rahul Gandhi condemns RSS leader Ravinder Gosai's killing, says violence unacceptable
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Rahul Gandhi condemns RSS leader Ravinder Gosai's killing, says violence unacceptable

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi condemned the killing of RSS leader Ravinder Gosai in Ludhiana and demanded that the guilty be brought to justice.

Rahul Gandhi will be the face of India and become prime minister in 2019, says M Veerappa Moily
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Rahul Gandhi will be the face of India and become prime minister in 2019, says M Veerappa Moily

The former Union minister expressed confidence that Gandhi would be the "face of the country" in 2019 and become prime minister.

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah is confident the Congress will retain power in the 2018 assembly polls
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Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah is confident the Congress will retain power in the 2018 assembly polls

Asserting that the election will be fought under his leadership, Siddaramaiah said there is no "confusion" anymore within the party.

Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat: Government transitioned from 'Beti Bachao' to 'Beta Bachao'
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Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat: Government transitioned from 'Beti Bachao' to 'Beta Bachao'

The government had transitioned from "Beti Bachao" to "Beta Bachao", Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said in another swipe following a report alleging that a firm owned by BJP chief Amit Shah's son saw a huge rise in turnover after the party came to power.

Left Congress as I was displeased with its policies, says Jang Bahadur Singh
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Left Congress as I was displeased with its policies, says Jang Bahadur Singh

Former Congress legislator Jang Bahadur Singh said he had left the party as he was displeased with its policies and that he had tendered his resignation.

Congress fielded candidate in Amethi to ensure my husband's defeat, says Prajapati's wife
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Congress fielded candidate in Amethi to ensure my husband's defeat, says Prajapati's wife

Former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati's wife Maharaji Devi alleged that the Congress had fielded a candidate from Amethi only to ensure her husband's defeat in the Assembly polls held in the state earlier this year.

Rahul Gandhi tells Narendra Modi to stop thumping his chest, seeks explanation over Chinese expansion in Doka La
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Rahul Gandhi tells Narendra Modi to stop thumping his chest, seeks explanation over Chinese expansion in Doka La

Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at prime minister Narendra Modi on Friday and asked him to explain reports of road construction activity by China in Doka la

Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India
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Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India

Rahul Gandhi invites NRIs to work with Congress raising concerns over deterring tolerance in India

UPA failed to create enough jobs, Modi government unable to either: Rahul Gandhi
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UPA failed to create enough jobs, Modi government unable to either: Rahul Gandhi

Interacting with students at the Princeton University on Tuesday, the Congress leader said that the reason for the rise of Narendra Modi and also to an extent of US President Donald Trump was the "question of jobs".

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