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Congress slams PM Modi over his 'Kanpur train accident' remark

The Congress on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi heavily over his Kanpur train accident remark, askingg if ISI had been guilty, why was it allowed to investigate the Pathankot attack.


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Rahul Gandhi still not mature, give him more time: Sheila Dikshit

Answering a question on why the Congress has been decimated in several states despite aggressive campaign by party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has said that Rahul was still not mature and should be given (more) time.


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Demonetisation a diversionary tactic by Modi government: Mayawati

Gonda, Uttar Pradesh: Calling demonetisation a "diversionary tactic", BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday said the move was "unilateral" and was implemented without any adequate preparations or ground work.


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Amar Singh goes ballistic, claims Mulayam scripted family feud to help Akhilesh

'Sidelined' Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh on Tuesday shocked everyone by making some downright explosive claims, saying that his party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav himself scripted the bitter feud between his son and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his uncle Shivpal.


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Congress calls PM Modi's 'graveyard' remark 'deplorable,' to file complaint

The Congress is planning to file a complaint against Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his 'controversial' remarks made during his speech at a rally in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.


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UP assembly elections 2017: Owaisi says, PM Modi, Akhilesh Yadav two sides of

Kanpur: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Akhilesh Yadav as two sides of the same coin, saying both failed to stop riots in their states as chief ministers.


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Angry Congress demands apology from PM Modi for his 'ugly' remarks about

After walking out of Rajya Sabha in protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks against his predecessor, Manmohan Singh, the Congress on Wednesday threatened that it will not let the Prime Minister to speak in the House unless he apologises for using "ugly" and "unacceptable" language against a former PM.


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RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat sparks controversy with 'Muslims born in India are

Betul: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat has once again sparked a controversy. this time by asserting that all the people who live in Hindustan and who have respect for its traditions are Hindus. Bhagwat on Wednesday said that although Muslims have a different way of performing prayers, they are Hindus by nationality.


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Rahul Gandhi responds to Modi's taunt, says, PM mocks and insults but does not

Taunts and accusations flew thick and fast for yet another day between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today. While the Prime Minister took on the Congress leader during his speech in Parliament, Rahul chose social media to target him.


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'Save country from Amit Shah and Modi': Akhilesh's reply to PM Modi's 'SCAM'

Auraiya (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday responded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'SCAM' jibe, by saying that 'A' and 'M in the acronym stand for BJP President Amit Shah and Narendra Modi.


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AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi says budget 'very disappointing' for minorities

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has said that the union budget for 2017-18 is "very disappointing" for minorities. He said the budget looks hardly inspiring, with "nothing worthwhile for any section the society and for every sector of the economy".


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Rahul Gandhi calls Budget 2017 damp squib, asks why nothing on job creation and

Reacting to the Union Budget 2017, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the lack of big reforms aimed at farmers and no mention of job creation for youth.


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Former UPA minister E. Ahamed passes away at 78

IUML national president and former minister of state for External Affairs Minister E. Ahamed who suffered a cardiac arrest in Parliament on Tuesday passed away at the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in New Delhi.


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US President Donald Trump calls up PM Narendra Modi

US President Donald Trump called up PM Narendra Modi today. The White House had released Trump's schedule for the day and said "The President speaks with Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi".


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Arvind Kejriwal attacks Election Commission, says poll panel is failing to curb

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday attacked Election Commission saying the poll regulator has failed to curb the distribution of money in the election to seek votes.


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Priyanka Gandhi may contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Rae Bareli: Reports

While Priyanka Gandhi is being praised for playing a very crucial role in swinging an alliance for Congress with the Samajwadi Party (SP) for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh polls, her husband Robert Vadra took to Facebook today to hail the partnership and toast "two young & dynamic leaders- Rahul Gandhi & Akhilesh Yadav."


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CBI initiates enquiry against Manish Sisodia

The Central Bureau (CBI) of Investigation has started a preliminary enquiry against Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and unknown public servants for alleged violation of rules and regulations in awarding a contract for "Talk-to-AK" social media campaign.


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BJP says Congress's ND Tiwari has not joined them, his son has

The BJP clarified on Wednesday evening that 91-year-old Congress leader Narain Dutt Tiwari has not joined the party, hours after Tiwari met BJP chief Amit Shah and other leaders in Delhi.


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Smriti Irani asked DU not to reveal her educational qualification, Central

In new information which certainly will add more fuel to the controversy over her educational qualification, Union Minister Smriti Irani had asked the Delhi University not to disclose it to an RTI applicant, the School of Open Learning has told the Central Information Commission.


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Army Chief says Jawans taking to social media could be punished

Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat today said jawans who take to social media to express their complaints could be punished as their act lowers the morale of those guarding the frontiers of the country.


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After jawans' videos go viral Army Chief announces complaint box, says will

After many videos of jawans highlighting their poor work conditions started going viral this week, inciting public anger, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat announced to introduce a complaint box which he himself will open.


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After Sushma Swaraj's warning, Amazon drops Indian flag doormats

After a furious Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj threatened to not grant Indian visas to Amazon officials, the company has dropped Indian flag-themed doormats from its website.


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Rahul Gandhi takes on Modi once again, says 'acche din' will return with

Back after a vacation, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi took on PM Modi once again on Wednesday. Attacking the Narendra Modi-led Centre government and its decision to demonetise and scrap high-denomination notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, Rahul said that acche din (good times) will only come when the Congress regains power in 2019 Lok Sabha Election.


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EC issues showcause notice to Sakshi Maharaj for controversial remarks

The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday issued a showcause notice to BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for his controversial comments on population control. The election body sought a reply from the MP by 11 January.


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Rahul Gandhi returns from foreign holiday, meeting party leaders today

New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who was on a foreign holiday over the first week of the new year, is back in the national capital. Gandhi, who arrived in the country Monday night, is meeting party leaders today.


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It Should Be PM Jaitley Or Advani, Mamata Banerjee urges President

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is in no mood to stop attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetization drive and today she made a suggestion - that he should quit and make way for a "national government" to be headed by senior BJP leader LK Advani or Finance Minister Arun Jaitley or Home Minister Rajnath Singh.


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SP turmoil: Mulayam Singh calls off party meet, heads to Delhi to meet EC

Mulayam Singh Yadav has this morning cancelled a Samajwadi Party meeting he had called on Thursday - December 5. SP chief has asked party candidates to head to their constituencies and prepare for the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, to be announced any day this week.


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Rahul Gandhi demands scrapping of cash withdrawal limit, compensation for poor

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday asked the government to repeal a daily cash withdrawal limit and pay out compensation to poor families hit the hardest by a shock recall of high-value currency last month.


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Kirti Azad calls Arun Jaitley 'inefficient', seeks his resignation

Suspended BJP leader and MP Kirti Azad has never shied away from speaking his mind and this time he has trained his guns at Arun Jaitley. On Sunday, he called the Finance Minister an "inefficient" person and sought his resignation holding him responsible for the hardships faced by the common man post-demonetisation.


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Never played politics with Army like BJP: Congress on the appointment of new

The Congress Party on Monday said they have fullest confidence in the Indian armed forces and claimed it has never played politics with the institution and will never do so unlike the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).


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