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Populism to Rahul's magic: Six impossible things Congress still believes in
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Populism to Rahul's magic: Six impossible things Congress still believes in

Notwithstanding the shock treatment it got in the 2014 Lok Sabha, in its first 100 days in the opposition the Congress continues to believe in half a dozen impossible things. Take a look.

Govt should not drop Gandhi family names from schemes: Congress
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Govt should not drop Gandhi family names from schemes: Congress

Congress on Monday held a protest demanding that Union government should not drop names of Gandhi family members from names of Central schemes.

Priyanka's strength is she is not Rahul; but is that enough for Cong?
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Priyanka's strength is she is not Rahul; but is that enough for Cong?

If good looks, a dimpled chin and charisma were enough to lead a political party, Rahul Gandhi should have fared better than he did. Will Priyanka do any better? The world has changed for India's oldest feudal party.

Unfazed by Cong attacks, Natwar Singh plans sequel to his book
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Unfazed by Cong attacks, Natwar Singh plans sequel to his book

To be called 'My irregular diary', the sequel is expected to hit the market by next March, the former External Affairs Minister said.

Natwar Singh's 'pique and antagonism' on display due to food-for-oil scam: Cong
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Natwar Singh's 'pique and antagonism' on display due to food-for-oil scam: Cong

Congress said Natwar Singh's "pique and antagonism" against the Gandhi family were on display because of being forced to resign after the food-for-oil scam.

Did Natwar Singh just cut off his nose to spite Sonia's face?
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Did Natwar Singh just cut off his nose to spite Sonia's face?

Sonia Gandhi's famous inner voice belonged to Rahul? Here are four reasons why Natwar Singh's explosive revelation about why Sonia might have turned down the prime minister's post in 2004 is really a damp squib.

Some Cong leaders trying to sideline Gandhi family, says Beni Prasad Verma
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Some Cong leaders trying to sideline Gandhi family, says Beni Prasad Verma

Senior Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma today alleged that some leaders in the party, who have contact with other political parties, are trying to sideline the Gandhi family, especially Vice-President Rahul Gandhi.

Renaming UPA schemes: Modi blocks move, says govt is not for populism
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Renaming UPA schemes: Modi blocks move, says govt is not for populism

There have been suggestions that the new government may want to change the existing names of schemes and projects that have been named after members of the Gandhi family.

Priyanka Gandhi makes visit to shrine in Kashmir
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Priyanka Gandhi makes visit to shrine in Kashmir

Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi made an unscheduled visit to the Kashmir valley on Thursday to pray at a famous shrine and returned to New Delhi the same evening.

Election results 2014: Congress needs to get rid of Gandhi family
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Election results 2014: Congress needs to get rid of Gandhi family

The Congress’ failure to build on the success of UPA-I and deliver on the economic front created the space for someone like Modi to come to the forefront.

Election results 2014: BJP needs to create change now or suffer UPA 2's fate
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Election results 2014: BJP needs to create change now or suffer UPA 2's fate

Just as exuberance often takes the Sensex to heights beyond its logical level, so political exuberance has carried the BJP beyond what exit polls and experts had predicted.

Of love and malice: Khushwant Singh and the Gandhis
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Of love and malice: Khushwant Singh and the Gandhis

Khushwant Singh's relationship with the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty both tarnished and elevated his stature as a journalist and public intellectual. Here then is the grand old man of Indian letters on the dynasty that in many ways defined his career.

The silence of Varun Gandhi: Rahul's gain, Modi's loss
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The silence of Varun Gandhi: Rahul's gain, Modi's loss

With Varun Gandhi's constituency abutting Rahul's the media is spoiling for a Gandhi vs Gandhi showdown. But Varun has made it clear he's not going to oblige.

Delhi elections: Congress completely demoralised, says Jaitley
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Delhi elections: Congress completely demoralised, says Jaitley

"The Congress appears to be completely demoralised. In the last phase of the elections, the Congress leaders almost abandoned the election campaign for Delhi assembly," Jaitley said in a post on Facebook.

Digvijaya Singh has more clout 'in the corridors of power', says M Pannikar
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Digvijaya Singh has more clout 'in the corridors of power', says M Pannikar

Known for baiting the opposition, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh Tuesday was at the receiving end of a compliment as well as a sarcastic barb by Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Academic observer or mass leader? Rahul must find his Gandhi charisma
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Academic observer or mass leader? Rahul must find his Gandhi charisma

The responsibility for the poor response to Gandhi's rallies lies with himself. He could deliver his message, even if it is granular and more subtle than Modi's, with more conviction.

From Gujarat to India: Is Modi the tallest Congress leader now?
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From Gujarat to India: Is Modi the tallest Congress leader now?

As an outsider staking claim to the Nehruvian legacy minus the Congress, he would need to offload some of the baggage of the past and the present.

My father was my hero, says Rahul Gandhi
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My father was my hero, says Rahul Gandhi

Harking back yet again to his family, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today described his father and former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi as his "hero"

He spoke from his heart, will resonate: Congress on Rahul's emotional speech
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He spoke from his heart, will resonate: Congress on Rahul's emotional speech

Congress today said Rahul Gandhi's emotionally charged speeches in Churu and Alwar saying showed he spoke from the heart, which will have its resonance across the country

Ordinance row: Don't criticise Rahul, give him credit instead
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Ordinance row: Don't criticise Rahul, give him credit instead

If Rahul’s intervention forced a re-think in the party on the ordinance and led to its withdrawal, it should be welcomed, not belittled with malicious interpretation.