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‘BJP wants to impose RSS agenda’

Haryana Congress president Kumari Selja on Saturday accused the Central and the governments in the States led by the BJP of attempting to impose the agenda of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in the country. “Constitutional rights of the people are being crushed. Ever since the BJP government was formed, there has been a campaign to […]

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Congress panel to study caste census matters

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday set up a seven-member committee, headed by M Veerappa Moily, to study matters related to caste census for formulating the party line. With a section of the party arguing that there is a need to remove the 50-per cent cap on reservations and some preferring to wait for a […]

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Delhi confidential: Hat In The Ring

Although Congress is now a fringe player in Tamil Nadu, senior leader Rahul Gandhi is much interested in party affairs in the state. WITH LOK Sabha MP Karti Chidambaram openly evincing interest to head the Tamil Nadu Congress, the party high command’s attempts to revamp the unit is now being keenly watched. Although Congress is […]

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Cong. changes chiefs in Jharkhand, Meghalaya

The Congress late on Wednesday night changed the chiefs of its State units in Jharkhand and Meghalaya. In Jharkhand, Rameshwar Oraon has been replaced by Rajesh Thakur. The party had been looking for Mr. Oraon’s replacement for a long time, since he became a Minister in Jharkhand Mukti Morcha-Congress government in the State. In Meghalaya, […]

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‘Cong. infighting hurting people in Rajasthan’

The BJP on Saturday alleged that the people of Rajasthan are suffering due to the infighting in the ruling Congress. “How can a government take care of the people of the State if it is not able to satisfy even its MLAs,” BJP national general secretary and State incharge Arun Singh said. The BJP is […]

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Congress, BJP joined hands at Huzurabad: Harish Rao

‘Vote for BJP will result in petrol price hike’ Finance Minister T. Harish Rao has alleged that both the Congress and the BJP have joined hands at Huzurabad to divide Dalit votes. He has cautioned people to be alert against BJP and said that any vote for that party will result in hike of petrol […]

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Chandigarh: Six Congress workers resign

The workers reportedly resigned due to the ongoing tussle between former Congress Chief Pardeep Chhabra and incumbent Chief Subhash Chawla.ens As many as six Congress party workers submitted resignation on Wednesday. Those who resigned included General secretary Jagdeep Mahajan, Former General secretary Rajneesh Bhardwaj, former General secretary Charanjeet Sharma, former Vice President Dinesh Sharma, former […]

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Second MLA from Congress joins BJP in Assam

Sushanta Borgohain was elected twice from eastern Assam’s Thowra Assembly constituency Two-time Congress MLA from eastern Assam’s Thowra Assembly constituency, Sushanta Borgohain, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday. He is the second legislator to switch over to the BJP after Rupjyoti Kurmi, who won the Mariani Assembly seat for the fourth straight time […]