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BJP MP Pragya Thakur tenders apology in LS for controversial remarks on Nathuram Godse, claims her comments 'were twisted'
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BJP MP Pragya Thakur tenders apology in LS for controversial remarks on Nathuram Godse, claims her comments 'were twisted'

Pragya Thakur said that her remarks have been twisted and her comments were in a different context

Centre to use Nirbhaya fund to set up women help desks, more anti-human trafficking units across India, says Smriti Irani
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Centre to use Nirbhaya fund to set up women help desks, more anti-human trafficking units across India, says Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani on Saturday said that women help desks will be set up in police stations across the country and more anti-human trafficking units established in all districts using the Nirbhaya fund

Aviation scam: CBI files chargesheet against corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar, associates
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Aviation scam: CBI files chargesheet against corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar, associates

The CBI on Monday filed a charge sheet against corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar in connection with an aviation scam which allegedly led to losses for Air India.

Sonia Gandhi slams BJP for indulging in vendetta politics, discusses 'grim' economic situation at key Congress meet
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Sonia Gandhi slams BJP for indulging in vendetta politics, discusses 'grim' economic situation at key Congress meet

Sonia Gandhi also expressed concern over the economic situation prevailing in the country, saying losses are mounting and the general confidence of people is shaken.

Exit polls predict surge in NDA, BJP vote share; News18-IPSOS survey says first-time voters to give edge to Modi
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Exit polls predict surge in NDA, BJP vote share; News18-IPSOS survey says first-time voters to give edge to Modi

According to News18-IPSOS surveys, the NDA and the BJP will gain from first-time voters between the ages of 23 and 30

Exit Poll Results 2019: News18-IPSOS survey predicts 336 seats for NDA, Modi to return as PM; UPA to wind up under 100 seat mark
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Exit Poll Results 2019: News18-IPSOS survey predicts 336 seats for NDA, Modi to return as PM; UPA to wind up under 100 seat mark

News18-IPSOS exit poll Sunday forecast another term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a thumping majority for the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Amethi candidate challenges Rahul Gandhi's affidavit, raises questions on citizenship; BJP asks Congress chief to 'come clean'
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Amethi candidate challenges Rahul Gandhi's affidavit, raises questions on citizenship; BJP asks Congress chief to 'come clean'

Amethi's returning officer Ram Manohar Misra told reporters that Rahul's counsel had sought time to reply to the objections and has been asked to do so by Monday

Congress' grand Amethi roadshow for Rahul Gandhi only lends credence to BJP's charge of 'family first'
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Congress' grand Amethi roadshow for Rahul Gandhi only lends credence to BJP's charge of 'family first'

The visuals of thousands of workers and sympathisers waving party flags, walking or standing on either side of the road for a few kilometers will gladden the hearts of Congress supporters across the country.

Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Amethi with Sonia, Priyanka and Robert Vadra in tow
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Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Amethi with Sonia, Priyanka and Robert Vadra in tow

Other than Amethi, Rahul Gandhi is also contesting from Wayanad in Kerala, from where he filed his nomination papers on 4 April.

Congress removes stanzas from campaign song after Election Commission objects to lines accusing NDA of 'spreading hatred'
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Congress removes stanzas from campaign song after Election Commission objects to lines accusing NDA of 'spreading hatred'

According to Congress, the necessary changes have been made in the campaign song. The sources said that both the song and the slogan would be released on Sunday afternoon.

After Gujarat HC refuses to stay conviction in 2015 case, Hardik Patel can't contest LS polls; will campaign for Congress
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After Gujarat HC refuses to stay conviction in 2015 case, Hardik Patel can't contest LS polls; will campaign for Congress

The court decision comes as a setback to Hardik, who was hoping to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha polls on a Congress ticket.

P Chidambaram slams BJP, says ruling party will be remembered for 'broken promises made to people'
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P Chidambaram slams BJP, says ruling party will be remembered for 'broken promises made to people'

P Chidambaram slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the ruling BJP of lying about growth statistics.

NYAY to be rolled out in phases to cover five crore families, says P Chidambaram on Congress' minimum income scheme
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NYAY to be rolled out in phases to cover five crore families, says P Chidambaram on Congress' minimum income scheme

Chidambaram also said that the details of the scheme will be announced in the party manifesto. He said that the scheme will be designed by an expert panel.

Lok Sabha Election: Congress loses little from Tom Vadakkan's exit to BJP as leader had no ground connect, nor fought polls
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Lok Sabha Election: Congress loses little from Tom Vadakkan's exit to BJP as leader had no ground connect, nor fought polls

Congress considers Vadakkan, a close aide of United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi as a demonetised currency whose exchange period expired long ago.

Rahul Gandhi launches UPA's poll campaign in Tamil Nadu, promises 33% quota for women in govt jobs
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Rahul Gandhi launches UPA's poll campaign in Tamil Nadu, promises 33% quota for women in govt jobs

Sharing the dias with Rahul at the UPA poll rally in Nagercoil, DMK chief MK Stalin asserted that in the 17th Lok Sabha election, the UPA would repeat its 2004 success by winning all 40 seats.

Hardik Patel joins Congress: Patidar leader calls Rahul Gandhi 'honest', accuses Narendra Modi of 'working like dictator'
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Hardik Patel joins Congress: Patidar leader calls Rahul Gandhi 'honest', accuses Narendra Modi of 'working like dictator'

On BJP's charge of dynastic politics in the Congress, Hardik Patel said there was nothing wrong if a politician's son wanted to be join the same field to serve people.

Rahul Gandhi to begin UPA's campaign for Tamil Nadu in Kanyakumari, will address rally with MK Stalin on 13 March
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Rahul Gandhi to begin UPA's campaign for Tamil Nadu in Kanyakumari, will address rally with MK Stalin on 13 March

The DMK with Congress and other parties in Tamil Nadu had inked polls pacts for the upcoming general elections.

CAG report on Rafale: Jaitley claims lies of 'mahajhootbandhan' stand exposed; Rahul says Anil Ambani 'only reason' for new deal
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CAG report on Rafale: Jaitley claims lies of 'mahajhootbandhan' stand exposed; Rahul says Anil Ambani 'only reason' for new deal

Questioning the credibility of the CAG report on Rafale, the Congress tweeted: "This is the first time in history that a CAG report to Parliament has redacted numbers."

'Costs are fungible': CAG report highlights challenges in comparing prices of 2007 and 2015 Rafale deals
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'Costs are fungible': CAG report highlights challenges in comparing prices of 2007 and 2015 Rafale deals

The performance audit report of the Comptroller and Auditor General on the purchase of 36 Rafale aircraft by the Indian government from the France government, highlighted heavily the challenges of evaluating the pricing of the jets.

NDA sealed Rafale deal for lower price, it also saved 17.8% on ISE, says CAG; criticises passing benefits to Dassault
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NDA sealed Rafale deal for lower price, it also saved 17.8% on ISE, says CAG; criticises passing benefits to Dassault

The CAG report on Rafale deal, which was tabled in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, has countered the misconception that the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi went for a costly deal with France.