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Congress leaders including Sonia, Priyanka, Rahul, Manmohan Singh pay tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on 75th birth anniversary
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Congress leaders including Sonia, Priyanka, Rahul, Manmohan Singh pay tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on 75th birth anniversary

Senior Congress leaders, including Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Manmohan Singh paid tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth anniversary on Tuesday.

Amit Shah says appeasement politics led to continuance of triple talaq, claims law against it is 'only and only to benefit Muslims'
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Amit Shah says appeasement politics led to continuance of triple talaq, claims law against it is 'only and only to benefit Muslims'

Amit Shah said the politics of appeasement, which led to the Partition, was the reason for the continuance of the 'evil practice' of triple talaq.

In Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, terror groups launch anti-India protests, threaten 'jihad'
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In Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, terror groups launch anti-India protests, threaten 'jihad'

In an exclusive video from Muzaffarabad city of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), terror outfits are seen regrouping with an aim to launch 'jihad' against India

Anurag Kashyap, Neeraj Ghaywan on directing Sacred Games 2, and why Netflix Original will get more riveting now
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Anurag Kashyap, Neeraj Ghaywan on directing Sacred Games 2, and why Netflix Original will get more riveting now

While Anurag Kashyap has directed Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Ganesh Gaitonde track, Neeraj Ghaywan has helmed Saif Ali Khan's Sartaj Singh track in Sacred Games 2.

Congress plans grand celebrations for Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary across country on 20 August
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Congress plans grand celebrations for Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary across country on 20 August

The Congress party is set to celebrate former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary on a grand scale with programmes being held across the country on August 20, sources said on Tuesday.

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Convict Nalini Sriharan gets 30-day parole from Madras HC to attend daughter's marriage
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Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Convict Nalini Sriharan gets 30-day parole from Madras HC to attend daughter's marriage

The Madras High Court on Friday granted one month parole to Nalini Sriharan, serving a life sentence in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Rahul Gandhi's resignation: With many power centres and decades of dependence on Gandhis, Congress faces tough times
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Rahul Gandhi's resignation: With many power centres and decades of dependence on Gandhis, Congress faces tough times

Till date, Congress has been centred around the party's first family, which has acted as the topmost and the only power centre.

Narendra Modi in Rajya Sabha: PM says Jharkhand lynching pained him, but no one has right to insult state
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Narendra Modi in Rajya Sabha: PM says Jharkhand lynching pained him, but no one has right to insult state

PM Modi broke his silence on the lynching of a Muslim youth in Jharkhand, saying it has pained him and the guilty must be severely punished, but stressed that all incidents of violence in the country should be treated the same

Narendra Modi's LS address: Post consolidation of Hindu votes, PM seeks to create bond of trust with Muslims
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Narendra Modi's LS address: Post consolidation of Hindu votes, PM seeks to create bond of trust with Muslims

Narendra Modi’s attempt in his speech in the Lok Sabha was to show the Muslims how the Congress has exploited them for electoral gains.

In Lok Sabha address, Modi scalds Congress' devotion to Nehru-Gandhi family, says party has lost touch with reality
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In Lok Sabha address, Modi scalds Congress' devotion to Nehru-Gandhi family, says party has lost touch with reality

During his Lok Sabha speech on Tuesday, Narendra Modi seemed anguished over Congress' accusations that he and the BJP intended to obliterate achievements and work done by past governments

Narendra Modi corners Congress over missed opportunities to empower Muslim women, politics of 'appeasement'
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Narendra Modi corners Congress over missed opportunities to empower Muslim women, politics of 'appeasement'

Without taking names, Modi read out a remark made by someone in the Congress: "One of the former Congress ministers (in the Rajiv Gandhi-led government) made a very shocking statement recently. He said other Congress ministers had remarked that it was not the job of the Congress to reform Muslims. 'If they want to lie in the gutter let them be,' is what the leader said."

Who's in charge of Congress? For the first time, questions on whether Gandhis will continue to lead party arise
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Who's in charge of Congress? For the first time, questions on whether Gandhis will continue to lead party arise

The solution to save the Congress lies in de-commercialising the party and making it a true political entity. The mammothness of such a task is possibly beyond the skills of Rahul and Priyanka.

Rahul Gandhi meets Kerala nurse who witnessed his birth at Delhi hospital; woman gifts Congress chief jackfruit chips, sweets
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Rahul Gandhi meets Kerala nurse who witnessed his birth at Delhi hospital; woman gifts Congress chief jackfruit chips, sweets

It was a special moment for 72-year-old Rajamma Vavathil, a retired nurse, when Congress president Rahul Gandhi hugged and held her hand here on Sunday, 49 years after she took him in her hands as a newborn at a Delhi hospital

Congress reviewing Amethi defeat of party chief Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha polls, says Grand Old Party leader
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Congress reviewing Amethi defeat of party chief Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha polls, says Grand Old Party leader

The Congress is reviewing the defeat of its president Rahul Gandhi in the party stronghold of Amethi in the Lok Sabha elections, a party leader said.

Rahul Gandhi must go, but what Congress needs is an ideological overhaul; kicking out 'brokers of power' can be a start
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Rahul Gandhi must go, but what Congress needs is an ideological overhaul; kicking out 'brokers of power' can be a start

Three months after Rahul Gandhi became Congress president, he waxed eloquent on what ailed India and the Congress at the 84th plenary in Delhi, but like his father Rajiv, Rahul effected no more than superficial changes, replacing in some cases, old 'self-perpetuating cliques' with new ones

The uniquely Indian concept of 'anti-incumbency' and how Narendra Modi's BJP bucked the trend, returned to power
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The uniquely Indian concept of 'anti-incumbency' and how Narendra Modi's BJP bucked the trend, returned to power

'Anti-incumbency' is a term that to the surprise of many, is used mostly in India only. It is evident from the Wikipedia entry for 'anti-incumbency' that runs just four lines

In Amethi, Rahul Gandhi trails Smriti Irani; a loss will make him only second from his family to lose Lok Sabha election
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In Amethi, Rahul Gandhi trails Smriti Irani; a loss will make him only second from his family to lose Lok Sabha election

Congress president Rahul Gandhi is trailing Smriti Irani of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Gandhi family pocket borough of Amethi

Narendra Modi heading for the biggest repeat mandate in 48 years, Indira Gandhi did it last in 1971
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Narendra Modi heading for the biggest repeat mandate in 48 years, Indira Gandhi did it last in 1971

On Friday, Narendra Modi expressed confidence that his government would return to power with a full majority on 23 May.

'Chowkidar' to 'bhrashtachari' to 'khaki underwear', campaigning for Lok Sabha election 2019 saw abuse and epithets abound
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'Chowkidar' to 'bhrashtachari' to 'khaki underwear', campaigning for Lok Sabha election 2019 saw abuse and epithets abound

Reopening wounds, referencing popular culture to deliver insults and sexist jibes, it was all par for the electoral course in a season that tumbled to a name-calling close in a medley of ‘chowkidar', ‘bhrashtachari', Aurangzeb, Mogambo and more.

'Priyanka has a nose for detail, and Rahul is great with strategy': A look into relationship of India's best-known dynasts as Lok Sabha election voting ends
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'Priyanka has a nose for detail, and Rahul is great with strategy': A look into relationship of India's best-known dynasts as Lok Sabha election voting ends

When Rahul had decided to contest the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, many believed that the wrong Gandhi sibling had joined politics. Priyanka, it was widely held, was more suited for the role