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Congress suddenly remembers PV Narasimha Rao, but fails to join the dots
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Congress suddenly remembers PV Narasimha Rao, but fails to join the dots

The former PM's centenary celebrations should be an occasion to reflect on Congress' blind supplication to the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty rather than an empty exercise in symbolism

Resignations of PCC chiefs won’t help Congress; party must strengthen Seva Dal, show door to dynastic non-performers
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Resignations of PCC chiefs won’t help Congress; party must strengthen Seva Dal, show door to dynastic non-performers

Unless Congress party sets accountability for each and every leader, and show the door to non-performers, the same set of senior leaders will be visible in the CWC meetings, brainstorming on their debacle after the Lok Sabha election in 2024

P Chidambaram responds to Narendra Modi's dare, lists out names of non-Nehru-Gandhi Congress presidents
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P Chidambaram responds to Narendra Modi's dare, lists out names of non-Nehru-Gandhi Congress presidents

In an election rally in Chhattisgarh on Friday, Modi had asked the Congress to make a Congressman, from outside the Nehru-Gandhi family, president of the party for five years.

Tej Pratap Yadav rubbishes rumours of rift within Lalu Prasad's family, says BJP responsible
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Tej Pratap Yadav rubbishes rumours of rift within Lalu Prasad's family, says BJP responsible

Omission of RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav's name from a list of dignitaries who would be attending the party's 22nd foundation day celebrations on Thursday, has added gist to speculations about a rift within party chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's family.

Congress president Rahul Gandhi is incarnation of dynasty politics, says JD(U) legislator Neeraj Kumar
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi is incarnation of dynasty politics, says JD(U) legislator Neeraj Kumar

Janata Dal (United), an ally of BJP in Bihar described new Congress president Rahul Gandhi as Vanshvad ka naya avatar (the new incarnation of dynasty politics)

Rahul Gandhi elected unopposed as Congress president in long-awaited move, will take charge on 16 December
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Rahul Gandhi elected unopposed as Congress president in long-awaited move, will take charge on 16 December

Congress elevated Rahul Gandhi as its president, preparing to challenge the dominance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of national polls in 2019.

Congress president election: All 89 nominations filed propose Rahul Gandhi as next party chief
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Congress president election: All 89 nominations filed propose Rahul Gandhi as next party chief

All 89 nominations filed in Congress presidential election proposed party vice-president Rahul Gandhi as the next party president paving the way for the Gandhi scion's undisputed elevation

Shehzad Poonawalla says Rahul Gandhi's nomination as party president 'black day' for Congress
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Shehzad Poonawalla says Rahul Gandhi's nomination as party president 'black day' for Congress

Shehzad Poonawalla dubbed the imminent election of Rahul Gandhi as party chief as "Mughal style coronation" and said it is a "black day" in the history of the grand old party

Seal Gujarat's destiny on 9 Dec, urges Narendra Modi in Dharmapur, continues attack on Congress' 'dynastic politics'
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Seal Gujarat's destiny on 9 Dec, urges Narendra Modi in Dharmapur, continues attack on Congress' 'dynastic politics'

Continuing his scathing attacks on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the Congress has an animosity for Gujarat and that Gujaratis must decide the destiny of the state by voting on 9 December

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's 'soft Hindutva' holds little appeal for people of Dwarka
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's 'soft Hindutva' holds little appeal for people of Dwarka

The BJP's attack on Rahul Gandhi is a thought-out strategy using which it wants to end the Congress's soft Hindutva strategy.

Narendra Modi says BJP govt's war on corruption 'uncompromising'; lauds handling of Sikkim standoff
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Narendra Modi says BJP govt's war on corruption 'uncompromising'; lauds handling of Sikkim standoff

Declaring that his battle against corruption was "uncompromising", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said those indulging in graft cannot escape, as the BJP endorsed the government's fight against terror and black money and lauded the handling of the Doka La military standoff with China.

Rahul Gandhi was slammed for defending dynastic politics, but what could it tell us of Indian democracy?
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Rahul Gandhi was slammed for defending dynastic politics, but what could it tell us of Indian democracy?

Inquiring into dynastic succession in politics — as with Rahul Gandhi and the Congress — will help us understand more about India’s democracy

Arun Jaitley criticises Rahul Gandhi, calls his remarks on dynasty politics as national disgrace
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Arun Jaitley criticises Rahul Gandhi, calls his remarks on dynasty politics as national disgrace

Launching a scathing attack on Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday termed the Congress scions latest observation on dynasty politics in India a "national disgrace"

Amit Shah says Gandhi was 'chatur baniya', Congress 'special purpose vehicle' for freedom
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Amit Shah says Gandhi was 'chatur baniya', Congress 'special purpose vehicle' for freedom

Addressing an audience in Raipur, Shah also said Congress was not rooted in any ideology and was sort of a "special purpose vehicle" to secure freedom

Congress says linking dynasty politics with Gandhis has lost its logic
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Congress says linking dynasty politics with Gandhis has lost its logic

Abhishek Manu Singhvi said linking dynasty politics with Congress has "lost its logic" as the last Gandhi who became Prime Minister was Rajiv Gandhi in 1989

Rahul Gandhi's dynasty politics salvo backfires,  K Chandraeskhar Rao's son calls it 'joke of the millenium'
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Rahul Gandhi's dynasty politics salvo backfires, K Chandraeskhar Rao's son calls it 'joke of the millenium'

Rahul Gandhi's salvo targeting Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao over dynastic politics has ricocheted back, with TRS leader KT Rama Rao calling it "joke of the millennium"

BJP eyes eastern push, but Narendra Modi needs to decide if Naveen Patnaik is friend or foe
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BJP eyes eastern push, but Narendra Modi needs to decide if Naveen Patnaik is friend or foe

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has proved his critics wrong many a time. He has defied the dictum that a chief minister must know the spoken language of the state. In fact, it is a great irony that Naveen, who cannot speak Odia, is the chief minister of India’s first linguistic state.

Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2017: Voters rose above caste for BJP victory, says minister
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Uttar Pradesh Election Results 2017: Voters rose above caste for BJP victory, says minister

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh on Saturday said the BJP's cruising to victory in Uttar Pradesh was an indication that voters in the state have risen above caste for the first time.

Samajwadi Party and Mulayam, Shivpal, Akhilesh: Dynastic politics' downfall is inevitable in India
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Samajwadi Party and Mulayam, Shivpal, Akhilesh: Dynastic politics' downfall is inevitable in India

Take away Mulayam Yadav or a Lalu Yadav or an Abdullah, their respective parties will crumble in all probability.

Rahul versus RSS: Will Congress be able to snatch away 'nationalism' card from BJP?
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Rahul versus RSS: Will Congress be able to snatch away 'nationalism' card from BJP?

Try as he or his party might, that impression was further reinforced, not dispelled, by Rahul's latest shenanigans in court on the issue of whether RSS is indeed responsible for killing Mahatma Gandhi.