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Sonia Gandhi urges nation to stand against intolerance, bigotry

Chidambaram raises issue of former J&K CMs in custody Marking India’s 73rd Independence Day at the Congress headquarters on Thursday, interim party president Sonia Gandhi called upon citizens to fight bigotry, injustice and discrimination. “A democratic and resilient India at 73 has no place for bigotry, superstition, sectarianism, fanaticism, racialism, intolerance or injustice. Yet millions […]

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Congress tension: 50 MLA’s are in talks with BJP

Banjara Hills Police serve notices to Bigg Boss 3 Telugu and STAR MAA Fuse call centre set up A 24-hour Fuse Call centre established at the office of the Superintendent Engineer, TANGEDCO, at Thanjavur, was inaugurated on Wednesday. Consumers can convey their grievance regarding power supply or disruption through the toll-free numbers 1912 and 1800 […]

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K’taka speaker disqualifies 14 more rebel MLAs

Karnataka assembly speaker K R Ramesh Kumar on Sunday disqualified 14 more rebel MLAs under the anti-defection act till the end of the current term of the assembly in 2023. The 14 MLAs who had resigned earlier this month include Pratapgouda Patil, BC Patil, Shivaram Hebbar, ST Somashekhar, BA Basavaraja, Anand Singh, R Roshan Baig, […]

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Advani, Sushma Swaraj pay homage to Sheila Dikshit

Three-time Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit passed away due to cardiac arrest at the Fortis Escorts Heart Institute on July 20 BJP patriarch Lal Krishna Advani and former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday paid homage to former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit at her residence here. NCP leader Shanker Singh Vaghela also paid respects […]

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‘BJP is trying to destabilise Congress-JD(S) coalition’: CPI(M) leader

CPI(M) protests against ‘efforts to destabilise State govt.’ Balakrishna Shetty, secretary, district unit, Communist Party of India (Marxist), said on Saturday that the BJP was trying to destabilise the Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) coalition government in the State. He was speaking at a protest organised near the War Memorial here. Mr. Shetty said that the BJP […]

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Congress remains rudderless as chief’s selection is stuck in limbo

Earlier this month, at a dinner in the Capital, some Congress members of Parliament (MPs) ran into Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, a former Congressman who is one of the most important leaders in the United Progressive Alliance (UPA). Since Congress president Rahul Gandhi resigned on May 25, Pawar told them, he didn’t […]