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Amit Shah slams Congress on 45th anniversary of Emergency, says 'interests of one family prevailed over party and nation'
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Amit Shah slams Congress on 45th anniversary of Emergency, says 'interests of one family prevailed over party and nation'

Union Home Minister Amit Shah came down heavily on the Congress on Thursday, saying the interests of one family prevailed over the party and national interests, and questioned why the ''Emergency mindset'' still remained in the Opposition party.

Maharashtra political crisis: Congress' opportunistic alliance with Shiv Sena betrays its Nehruvian legacy of multiculturalism; mimicking BJP not answer
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Maharashtra political crisis: Congress' opportunistic alliance with Shiv Sena betrays its Nehruvian legacy of multiculturalism; mimicking BJP not answer

The most tragic part of the Maharashtra situation is that the Congress seems to be treading a kind of Blairite path in transforming itself so fundamentally that it has begun to look not too different from precisely those whose ideological positions it has excoriated as being against the political ethos of India

'Congress increasing BJP's membership': Pinarayi Vijayan slams Grand Old Party MLAs over quitting spree
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'Congress increasing BJP's membership': Pinarayi Vijayan slams Grand Old Party MLAs over quitting spree

The chief minister said the CPM had for long been saying that those in the Congress cannot be trusted and none were sure when they would leave their party.

AP Abdullakutty to join BJP: Saffron party seeks to draw Kerala's Muslims close, but experts doubt his clout within community
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AP Abdullakutty to join BJP: Saffron party seeks to draw Kerala's Muslims close, but experts doubt his clout within community

AP Abdullakutty was admitted into the Congress fold in 2009 after the CPM expelled him for praising the Gujarat Model of development under then chief minister Narendra Modi

Kamal Nath's present tense, future uncertain as BSP threatens to pull out of state govt, BJP eyes return at Centre
India

Kamal Nath's present tense, future uncertain as BSP threatens to pull out of state govt, BJP eyes return at Centre

The corridors of power are abuzz with speculation about the fate of the state government if the BJP storms back to power at the Centre. “

How coastal Karnataka was saffronised; part 16: Sangh appropriates local cultural symbols as Congress' brand of 'Hinduness' falls flat
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How coastal Karnataka was saffronised; part 16: Sangh appropriates local cultural symbols as Congress' brand of 'Hinduness' falls flat

The programmes of the Sangh relied heavily on evoking a homogenising religious pride while appropriating local cultural symbols.

Gaslighting India: Rahul is not Trump, Modi is not a novice and India is not America
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Gaslighting India: Rahul is not Trump, Modi is not a novice and India is not America

Of late, it seems like Congress president Rahul Gandhi has been making determined efforts to hone his skills in gaslighting India.

Prithviraj Chavan says no alliance against BJP possible without Congress in 2019
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Prithviraj Chavan says no alliance against BJP possible without Congress in 2019

There cannot be an alliance of opposition parties without the Congress, which would be the fulcrum of any such front to take on the BJP in the 2019 general election, senior party leader Prithviraj Chavan has said.

Rahul Gandhi forms steering committee for Congress plenary, session likely to happen on 5 March
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Rahul Gandhi forms steering committee for Congress plenary, session likely to happen on 5 March

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has formed a steering committee that will function instead of the Congress Working Committee for the forthcoming plenary session, the party announced

Congress supporters celebrate as Rahul Gandhi takes charge as party president
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Congress supporters celebrate as Rahul Gandhi takes charge as party president

Celebrations erupted after Rahul Gandhi took over from mother Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi on Saturday as the new Congress president.

Sonia Gandhi, longest serving Congress president, bows down after tumultuous 19-year tenure
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Sonia Gandhi, longest serving Congress president, bows down after tumultuous 19-year tenure

Today, party leaders look back at Sonia Gandhi's presidency with pride, hailing unity and strength as the hallmarks of her record-breaking 19-year tenure

Amid Gujarat election frenzy, Rahul Gandhi most likely to take over Congress' reins as chief on 16 December
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Amid Gujarat election frenzy, Rahul Gandhi most likely to take over Congress' reins as chief on 16 December

Rahul Gandhi is likely to assume the reins of the Congress on 16 December, marking a generational shift in the grand old party when his mother and its longest-serving president would formally hand over the baton to him

Republicans have crossed the line with Roy Moore’s candidacy for Senate: Voters should show party the door
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Republicans have crossed the line with Roy Moore’s candidacy for Senate: Voters should show party the door

On Tuesday, Roy Moore, who is running for the US Senate seat in Alabama, will likely win. Moore, for those not in the know, has been accused of sexual harassment by around a dozen women. More disturbingly, most of these women claim—rather credibly to most ears—that Moore approached/propositioned them when they were teenagers.

Manish Tewari claims Narendra Modi rattled by public response to Rahul Gandhi rallies in Gujarat
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Manish Tewari claims Narendra Modi rattled by public response to Rahul Gandhi rallies in Gujarat

Congress leader Manish Tewari alleged that it was "unprecedented" for a prime minister to do so much canvassing for an assembly poll

CWC's 'poll process' to elevate Rahul a sham, betrays Congress' desperation to justify feudal mindset
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CWC's 'poll process' to elevate Rahul a sham, betrays Congress' desperation to justify feudal mindset

The timeline for internal polls to announce Rahul Gandhi's elevation shows how the Congress has become vulnerable to charges of extending dynastic hegemony.

Congress runs in my blood but this isn't the party I knew: Satyavrat Chaturvedi
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Congress runs in my blood but this isn't the party I knew: Satyavrat Chaturvedi

In a candid chat Satyavrat Chaturvedi spoke of what ails the present day Congress, and the way he perceives the leadership of Sonia and Rahul Gandhi.

Rahul Gandhi to be Cong chief: Nothing succeeds like failure in India's GOP
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Rahul Gandhi to be Cong chief: Nothing succeeds like failure in India's GOP

Nothing succeeds like failure in the Congress party. Rahul Gandhi may finally become what he destined to be, the Congress party president.

Congress backing of ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ a desperate ploy to stop ceding ‘nationalist plank’ to BJP
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Congress backing of ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ a desperate ploy to stop ceding ‘nationalist plank’ to BJP

In fact it would be instructive for the Congress leadership to realise that much of the BJP’s organisational growth is sustained by ceding of middle-ground by the Grand Old Party of the country. Its course correction is a welcome step as further disarray would ruin the party beyond repair

Grinning at the Congress' funeral: It is time for Rahul, Sonia to resign
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Grinning at the Congress' funeral: It is time for Rahul, Sonia to resign

Actually the best thing that could have happened to the Congress today was for Rahul Gandhi to have not just gotten a scare in Amethi but to have lost that seat.