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Devendra Fadnavis clears air over meeting with Sanjay Raut, says no intention of joining hands with Shiv Sena
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Devendra Fadnavis clears air over meeting with Sanjay Raut, says no intention of joining hands with Shiv Sena

The BJP leader said his meeting with Raut was an interview for the Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' and asserted that the MVA government in Maharashtra "would collapse due to its own inaction"

Congress slams Sanjay Raut's remark on Savarkar, says Kalapani convicts who never sought British mercy deserve Bharat Ratna
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Congress slams Sanjay Raut's remark on Savarkar, says Kalapani convicts who never sought British mercy deserve Bharat Ratna

The Congress' reaction came within hours of Raut stating that those opposing the Bharat Ratna award for Savarkar should be made to spend at least two days in the erstwhile colonial prison to understand the hardships faced by him during his incarceration

'Those opposing Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar must spend two days at Andaman jail': Sanjay Raut's veiled jibe at Congress
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'Those opposing Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar must spend two days at Andaman jail': Sanjay Raut's veiled jibe at Congress

Raut's statement comes across as a dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who earlier in December at Ramlila grounds in Delhi had launched a scathing attack on the Centre.

Congress leaders warn Sanjay Raut against 'false campaign' on Indira Gandhi, ask him to withdraw 'ill-informed' remark
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Congress leaders warn Sanjay Raut against 'false campaign' on Indira Gandhi, ask him to withdraw 'ill-informed' remark

The Congress leader's remark comes after Raut on Wednesday claimed that the former prime minister used to go and meet yesteryear don Karim Lala, who operated in smuggling, narcotics, gambling, forced property evictions, and extortion rackets in Mumbai for over two decades.

Maharashtra polls: Infighting, lack of course correction in Opposition ranks may hand BJP-Shiv Sena easy win
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Maharashtra polls: Infighting, lack of course correction in Opposition ranks may hand BJP-Shiv Sena easy win

The Congress in Maharashtra appears to be plagued by infighting and even the takeover by Sonia Gandhi as interim president does not appear to have helped matters

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Prithviraj Chavan among 40 star campaigners announced by Congress for Maharashtra Assembly polls
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Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Prithviraj Chavan among 40 star campaigners announced by Congress for Maharashtra Assembly polls

Congress leaders Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi are also expected to to hit the hustings ahead of the Maharashtra Assmebly elections, along with Sushilkumar Shinde, Prithviraj Chavan and Ashok Chavan

Trouble for Congress as leaders allege corruption in ticket allocation; ex-Mumbai unit chief Sanjay Nirupam blames 'faulty' party structure
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Trouble for Congress as leaders allege corruption in ticket allocation; ex-Mumbai unit chief Sanjay Nirupam blames 'faulty' party structure

The Congress announced a list of 20 candidates on Thursday, which featured the names of Siddharam Mhetre from Akalkot and Aslam Sheikh from Malad West, both of whom considered joining the BJP on 30 September.

Won't participate in campaign for Maharashtra polls, says ex-Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam
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Won't participate in campaign for Maharashtra polls, says ex-Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam

Sanjay Nirupam declared Thursday that he would not take part in the party's campaign after the name he recommended was rejected

Congress' Urmila Matondkar regrets 'unfortunate' leak of her letter criticising close aides of Sanjay Nirupam
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Congress' Urmila Matondkar regrets 'unfortunate' leak of her letter criticising close aides of Sanjay Nirupam

Actress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar, who had unsuccessfully contested the Lok Sabha elections from Mumbai North seat as a Congress candidate.

Congress' Sanjay Nirupam accuses Milind Deora of hankering for national-level post; terms his resignation 'ladder for political growth'
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Congress' Sanjay Nirupam accuses Milind Deora of hankering for national-level post; terms his resignation 'ladder for political growth'

Senior Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam accused former MP Milind Deora, who quit as Mumbai Congress president, of hankering for a national-level post.

Rafale deal: Anil Ambani to withdraw Rs 5,000 cr defamation suits filed against Congress, National Herald
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Rafale deal: Anil Ambani to withdraw Rs 5,000 cr defamation suits filed against Congress, National Herald

The complainants said the defendants made libelous and derogatory statements against the Reliance Group and its chairman Anil Ambani pertaining to the Rafale fighter jet deal and his firms.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates

Congress veteran Sonia Gandhi has returned from her rumoured retirement to fight the election from the Gandhi family's traditional constituency of Rae Bareli.

Hardik Patel slams BJP for using Pakistan issue in Lok Sabha poll campaign, says time to send Narendra Modi ‘back to Gujarat’
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Hardik Patel slams BJP for using Pakistan issue in Lok Sabha poll campaign, says time to send Narendra Modi ‘back to Gujarat’

Patidar leader from Gujarat, Hardik Patel, who recently joined the Congress, on Sunday mocked the BJP's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign, saying the ruling dispensation was raising the issues of Kashmir and Pakistan as it had nothing to speak about its performance.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Maharashtra profile: Mumbai South, Pune, Baramati key constituencies; state has second highest number of LS seats
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Maharashtra profile: Mumbai South, Pune, Baramati key constituencies; state has second highest number of LS seats

In the 2014 General Election, the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance secured 41 of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra.

Milind Deora replaces Sanjay Nirupam as Mumbai Congress chief: Will this end party's woes in the city?
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Milind Deora replaces Sanjay Nirupam as Mumbai Congress chief: Will this end party's woes in the city?

However, Congress in Mumbai is facing a big challenge of not just ensuring that they at least win a couple of seats after the drubbing received in the last general election, but also in keeping the cadre together with repeated reports of infighting emerging from the camp.

Congress releases two Lok Sabha candidates' lists; Sanjay Nirupam, Goa unit chief Girish Chodankar among 31 names
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Congress releases two Lok Sabha candidates' lists; Sanjay Nirupam, Goa unit chief Girish Chodankar among 31 names

In the first list put out on Monday, 26 candidates were announced by the party, out of which 25 were for West Bengal. In the second list, five candidates were named — two from Chhattisgarh, two from Goa and one for the Union Territory of Daman and Diu.

Milind Deora replaces Sanjay Nirupam as Mumbai Congress chief, party gives outgoing president LS ticket from Mumbai North-West
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Milind Deora replaces Sanjay Nirupam as Mumbai Congress chief, party gives outgoing president LS ticket from Mumbai North-West

"Congress president Rahul Gandhi has appointed Milind Deora as the new president of the Mumbai Regional Congress Committee. The party appreciates the contribution of outgoing president Sanjay Nirupam," a statement from the party said.

Lok Sabha polls: Mumbai Congress to centre campaign on jobs, promises monthly allowance to the unemployed
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Lok Sabha polls: Mumbai Congress to centre campaign on jobs, promises monthly allowance to the unemployed

The Mumbai Congress is set to roll out a campaign aimed at providing employment to youth in the city and a monthly allowance to unemployed people if the party is voted to power in the Lok Sabha polls.

Mumbai Congress leaders seek Mallikarjun Kharge's intervention in bid to oust city unit chief Sanjay Nirupam
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Mumbai Congress leaders seek Mallikarjun Kharge's intervention in bid to oust city unit chief Sanjay Nirupam

Singh and Khan expressed concerns over Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam's "unilateral" style of functioning, and insisted that former Union minister Milind Deora replace him.

Devendra Fadnavis rules out possibility of simultaneous Assembly, Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra; Congress refutes CM’s claim
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Devendra Fadnavis rules out possibility of simultaneous Assembly, Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra; Congress refutes CM’s claim

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis said simultaneous assembly and Lok Sabha polls will not be held, which will see BJP, Congress, Shiv Sena, NCP in the fray