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Sheila Dikshit passes away; news updates: Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who passed away at the age of 81 on Saturday, was cremated on Sunday with..
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Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP-led central government of having won the 2019 Lok Sabha elections by cheating, using EVMs, CRPF and the Election Commission.
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Rajya Sabha MP D Raja replaced S Sudhakar Reddy as the general secretary of the CPI on Sunday and said that the party's fight against 'retrograde forces' will..
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Sheila Dikshit passes away; news updates: Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who passed away at the age of 81 on Saturday, was cremated on Sunday with..
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At the Maharashtra BJP meeting, JP Nadda highlighted Modi government's achievements in health sector, poverty elevation, infrastructure, agriculture and rural..
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Sheila Dikshit passes away; news updates: The Delhi government declared a two-day mourning in the national capital as a mark of respect for former chief minister..
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Following his absence from the Karnataka Assembly session this week, there were reports that BSP MLA N Mahesh was told by Mayawati to go against the coalition..
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Sheila Dikshit passes away; news updates: The Delhi government declared a two-day mourning in the national capital as a mark of respect for former chief minister..
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A meeting of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leaders has been called at the Taj Hotel on Sunday ahead of the floor test of Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's..
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The Uttar Pradesh government put the Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan's name on the government's anti-land mafia portal earlier this week.
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BJP leader Mange Ram Garg, who was considered close to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), was elected to the Delhi Legislative Assembly in 2003.
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Union Minister Babul Supriyo has been critical of TMC supremo Mamata accusing her of provoking violence in the state and employing her party workers and police..
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TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee usually announces the future programmes of her party in this rally and speculations are rife that this time her address would be..
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With the void created by the sudden demise of Sheila Dikshit, the Congress faces the uphill task of looking for a leader.
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An estimated 71 percent of the over 2.44 lakh voters exercised their franchise Saturday amidst tight security in the election to Odisha's Patkura Assembly seat.
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Three-time Delhi chief minister and senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit passed away on Saturday afternoon at a private hospital in New Delhi.
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In the autumn of 1998, the Congress central leadership made a surprise announcement. It made Sheila Dikshit the face of the Delhi Assembly elections.
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Former chief minister of Delhi and Delhi Congress president Sheila Dikshit passed away in Delhi on Saturday at the age of 81 after a long illness.
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Political leaders across party lines and eminent personalities across the country took to Twitter to condole veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit's death.
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The standoff between Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and the Uttar Pradesh government ended on Saturday, a day after she was detained.
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Congress alleged on Saturday that the Uttar Pradesh government was trying to protect the accused and instead of ensuring justice in the Sonbhadra clash.
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She also made five demands to the ruling government - A compensation of 25 lakh for the kin of the deceased, fast track court for trial in Sonbhadra case, land..
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Addressing the Congress workers, Priyanka Gandhi said that her purpose was served in Sonbhadra after meeting the..
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Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel has been shifted to Uttar Pradesh and her place will be filled by Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon, according to a Rashtrapati..
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Addressing the Congress workers, Priyanka Gandhi said that her purpose was served in Sonbhadra after meeting the..
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: The Congress declared a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to the families of the victims, who were gunned down..
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: The Congress took to Twitter to post a video of the grieving kin of the deceased, who travelled to Chunar Fort to..
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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday accepted Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation, days after her resigned from the state Cabinet.
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Congress leaders, including RPN Singh, Rajeev Shukla, Jatin Prasad, stopped at Varanasi airport.
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Congress leaders, including RPN Singh, Rajeev Shukla, Jatin Prasad, stopped at Varanasi airport.
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Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: "Two relatives of victims have come here to meet me, 15 others are not being allowed to meet me. Even I am not..
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The four-member delegation was en-route Sonbhadra to meet the families of the 17 July clash victims, who were gunned down this week over a land dispute.
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From a political standpoint, this can put pressure on BJP's state president Manoj Tiwari whose pre-poll promises to the Purvanchali migrants here in Delhi has..
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Proceedings in the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council were disrupted as Samajwadi Party members protested the registration of cases against Azam Khan.
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Karnataka Assembly Trust Vote (Floor Test) LIVE Updates: Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar has adjourned the House till Monday. Earlier, Ramesh Kumar said no MLA has..
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Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar adjourned the House till Monday after the Assembly members debated on the no confidence motion, moved by Kumaraswamy, for the second day...
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While Maithili's rich literary past gets recognised, Bhojpuri, for the lack of a script, doesn't get included in the 8th Schedule.
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A team of Trinamool Congress MPs will visit on Saturday the families of the Sonbhadra clash victims in Uttar Pradesh, party sources said on Friday.
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It is now clear that the HD Kumaraswamy-led government in Karnataka has lost the majority in the House.
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BSP chief Mayawati on Friday asked the saffron party to make public the source of funds deposited in its bank accounts during the elections
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Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala on Friday sent a letter to Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, directing him to prove majority in the floor of the state Assembly..
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Siddaramaiah alleged the BJP is desperate for voting on the motion of confidence moved by HD Kumaraswamy because it has 'purchased' rebel legislators.
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Karnataka Assembly Trust Vote (Floor Test) LIVE Updates: HD Kumaraswamy said in the Assembly on Friday that he had received a "second love letter" from..
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The fate of the Congress-JD(S) coalition rests on a trust vote, which is expected to happen either on Friday or Monday.
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Parliament LIVE updates: The Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019 with the 'aye's having the majority.
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Rajasthan Assembly was adjourned for 30 minutes amid silent protest by BJP legislators over demands to raise supplementary questions.
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Amid protests by opposition parties in the Lok Sabha, a bill which seeks to take away the stature of information commissioners from the equivalent of election..
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Undaunted by the massive rout she faced in the Lok Sabha election, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is setting an example for senior members of the Congress
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Rajya Sabha members voiced concern over incidents of buildings collapse and the resultant casualties and suggested cheaper loans to people for the repair of..
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Parliament LIVE updates: DMK MP Kanimozhi spoke after Union minister Satya Pal Singh defended the human rights bill in the Lower House.
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