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“Who created JeM? BJP did”: Sibal hits back at BJP

Photo of senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal.

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal today attacked BJP government with his fierce statement blaming government for “politicising” the issue of surgical strikes carried by Indian army across the LOC. Fueling up the war of words between ruling party ...

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Surgical strikes should not be used by anyone for myopic political gains: Cong


New Delhi: The Congress today asked the BJP-led government to not politicise the issue of surgical military strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) and further said that it totally supports the Indian armed forces on the surgical strikes. Congress ...

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Congress President pays tribute to Gandhi, Shastri


New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi today paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries. Sonia Gandhi stated that “Gandhi was the “conscience of the nation” and Shastri an “impactful figure in ...

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Cong demands revoking Pakistan’s MNF status


New Delhi: The Congress today urged that the Most Favoured Nation (MNF) status given to Pakistan must be revoked following the Uri attack in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it is a ‘dead letter’. Congress leader Manish Tewari talking to media ...

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Rahul Gandhi terms Modi as ‘a selfie machine’

Photo of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi by saying that he was not bothered about anyone but himself and further said that people termed him a “selfie machine”. Addressing a rally in ...

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Amarinder condemns Uri terror attack, seeks tough action against Pak


Chandigarh: Punjab state Congress President Amarinder Singh today sought strict and tough action against Pakistan while condemning the attack on an army camp near Uri town of Jammu and Kashmir by Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists. “We have given a long rope to ...

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Rahul Gandhi begins ‘Deoria to Dilli yatra’ targeting UP polls 2017

Rahul Gandhi

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today began his 2,500-km “yatra” or journey from Deoria in eastern UP. Approximately 2,000 khaats or cots will be kept at a ground in Rudrapur of Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh. Meeting with farmers is ...

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Rahul sticks to his comments on RSS, ready for trial

Photo of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today again fuel sparked to his controversial statement by saying that he stood by his comments that Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) behind the killing of Mahatma Gandhi. Rahul said he stood by his ...

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Shiela Dikshit confident of forming government in UP

Photo of former Delhi's Chief Minister Shelia Dikshit.

Allahabad: Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and the face of Uttar Pradesh Congress Chief Ministerial candidate said today the Congress will form the next government in UP. Addressing a rally here, the party’s chief ministerial candidate said in the ...

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Government should act on its words on Kashmir, says Congress


New Delhi: Emphasizing the need for a dialogue to make sure peace in Kashmir, the Congress today stated that government should take action to implement what was said by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala today ...

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