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'Cancel CBSE board exams': Priyanka Gandhi Vadra writes to education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal
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'Cancel CBSE board exams': Priyanka Gandhi Vadra writes to education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

In her letter to the minister, she said by forcing children to sit for these exams during a raging pandemic, the Centre and the CBSE board will be held responsible if any exam centre becomes a COVID-19 hotspot

Delhi HC to hear plea seeking FIR against Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka, other politicians for alleged hate speech today
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Delhi HC to hear plea seeking FIR against Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka, other politicians for alleged hate speech today

The Delhi High Court is scheduled to hear on Friday a plea seeking lodging of an FIR against Congress President Sonia Gandhi, ex-president Rahul Gandhi, party general secretary Priyanka Vadra and others for allegedly giving hate speeches

Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi to campaign in Uttar Pradesh today; last day of campaigning for phase 4 constituencies
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Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi to campaign in Uttar Pradesh today; last day of campaigning for phase 4 constituencies

After completing the nomination process Modi headed towards Banda in Madhya Pradesh and then to Mumbai, Maharashtra where he addressed a public rally with Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.

Bihar man arrested for posting obscene tweet against Priyanka Vadra; accused calls himself a Narendra Modi 'bhakt'
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Bihar man arrested for posting obscene tweet against Priyanka Vadra; accused calls himself a Narendra Modi 'bhakt'

The Bihar police cyber cell had received an emailed complaint from social activist Shahin Sayyad about Surajnath's tweet of 30 January that carried a morphed image of Priyanka Vadra, who was recently appointed the Congress party's general secretary for east Uttar Pradesh by her brother and the party president, Rahul Gandhi

BJP belittles Priyanka Gandhi at its own peril, attacks on political neophyte betray saffron party's nervousness
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BJP belittles Priyanka Gandhi at its own peril, attacks on political neophyte betray saffron party's nervousness

The BJP spokespersons should have not reacted. Sometimes, silence is an effective weapon.

Priyanka Gandhi's political plunge comes at most opportune time, but Congress heiress comes with Robert Vadra's baggage
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Priyanka Gandhi's political plunge comes at most opportune time, but Congress heiress comes with Robert Vadra's baggage

Priyanka has always held the appearance of a more natural leader than her brother, something very few would disagree with. But with a more high-profile role, comes higher public glare.

The Accidental Prime Minister: Case filed against Anupam Kher for 'damaging' image of top leaders
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The Accidental Prime Minister: Case filed against Anupam Kher for 'damaging' image of top leaders

The Accidental Prime Minister features Anupam Kher as Manmohan Singh and is adapted from the book written by Singh's media advisor Sanjaya Baru.

Shimla man booked for making 'derogatory' remarks against Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Vadra in Facebook post
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Shimla man booked for making 'derogatory' remarks against Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Vadra in Facebook post

A local resident has been booked for making derogatory remarks against Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Vadra on Facebook, the police said on Saturday.

BJP attacks Congress after report states Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi leased out farmhouse to NSEL scam-accused Jignesh Shah’s FTIL
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BJP attacks Congress after report states Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi leased out farmhouse to NSEL scam-accused Jignesh Shah’s FTIL

Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Vadra reportedly leased out a farmhouse in early 2013 to Financial Technologies (India) Ltd, a firm promoted by Jignesh Shah, who was arrested by CBI in a case of alleged cheating. This took place while FTIL was under investigation by Congress-led UPA government for fraud.

Rahul Gandhi's midnight candlelight vigil: Congress chief with cadre marches against govt 'apathy' to Unnao, Kathua rapes
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Rahul Gandhi's midnight candlelight vigil: Congress chief with cadre marches against govt 'apathy' to Unnao, Kathua rapes

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi tore into the ruling BJP government for "shielding" the villains in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases which have sparked widespread outrage for their brutality against innocent girls, one of them barely 8 years old. Gandhi led a midnight vigil at India Gate in New Delhi Thursday.

Sonia Gandhi complains of breathing difficulties while in Shimla on vacation; condition stable now
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Sonia Gandhi complains of breathing difficulties while in Shimla on vacation; condition stable now

Senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, who was in Shimla along with her daughter Priyanka Vadra, was rushed to New Delhi on Friday owing to her ill health, officials said.

'I like Rahul Gandhi, but he is not my leader': Hardik Patel favours Priyanka Gandhi's entry in politics
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'I like Rahul Gandhi, but he is not my leader': Hardik Patel favours Priyanka Gandhi's entry in politics

Gujarat's Patidar quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel on Friday said he did not consider Congress president Rahul Gandhi "my leader" and favoured the entry of Priyanka Gandhi into active politics.

Rahul Gandhi to be Congress chief soon after Diwali, says Sachin Pilot: 'Elevation has been in pipeline for long'
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Rahul Gandhi to be Congress chief soon after Diwali, says Sachin Pilot: 'Elevation has been in pipeline for long'

Rahul Gandhi may take over as the Congress president shortly after Diwali, Rajasthan leader Sachin Pilot said on Sunday, stressing that the time had come for him to lead from the front.

BJP distances itself from Vinay Katiyar's sexist remark against Priyanka Vadra, says it is 'totally unacceptable'
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BJP distances itself from Vinay Katiyar's sexist remark against Priyanka Vadra, says it is 'totally unacceptable'

The BJP on Wednesday found itself in a spot after its MP Vinay Katiyar made a sexist comment against Congress leader Priyanka Vadra this morning.

How does Narendra Modi handle Kailash Vijayvargiya, Katiyar and other loose cannons?
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How does Narendra Modi handle Kailash Vijayvargiya, Katiyar and other loose cannons?

Does BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya's remark on Shah Rukh Khan matter, either to the film-going public of the country or to the actor himself?

UP Election 2017: Priyanka overshadows Rahul after SP deal; she is likely to assume a bigger role in Congress
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UP Election 2017: Priyanka overshadows Rahul after SP deal; she is likely to assume a bigger role in Congress

The Congress wangled 105 seats after long-drawn haggling with the Samajwadi Party; a good performance considering the party's shrinking footprint in the state.

Call for 'Congress-Mukt Bharat' is far-fetched: Historian Aditya Mukherjee speaks to Firstpost
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Call for 'Congress-Mukt Bharat' is far-fetched: Historian Aditya Mukherjee speaks to Firstpost

Thinking that the cause of Congress’ decline is Rahul Gandhi alone is foolish. The Congress party needs to be a party of movement rather than ruling.

To free or not to free: Centre undecided on plea to release Rajiv's assassins
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To free or not to free: Centre undecided on plea to release Rajiv's assassins

Seven prisoners convicted for the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi have been in prison since 1991.

Beyond my capacity to pay Rs 53,421 rent for Lutyens’ bungalow: Priyanka Vadra
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Beyond my capacity to pay Rs 53,421 rent for Lutyens’ bungalow: Priyanka Vadra

Priyanka Gandhi, had struck a bargain 14 years ago with the then government for paying monthly rent of her bungalow in Lutyens’ Delhi to Rs 8,888.