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Remembering PV Narasimha Rao on his Birth Anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tributes to former Prime Minister of India, PV Narasimha Rao, on his birth anniversary.”Tributes to Shri PV Narasimha Rao on his birth anniversary. We remember him as a wonderful scholar with very rich political experience”, the Prime Minister said. PV born on 28 June 1921 in Andhra Pradesh (now Telangana) was the first and the ...

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Sonia Gandhi Refuses to React to Giriraj Singh’s ‘Narrow Mindset’

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday when asked about BJP Minister Giriraj Singh’s remarks on her white skin said it’s “narrow mindset” of him that requires no reply. During his visit to Patna, Giriraj Singh said, if former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi had married a woman who was not white-skinned, would the Congress have accepted her? “If Rajiv Gandhi had ...

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Is Rahul Gandhi in Bangalore?

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has been on sabbatical with his mother Sonia Gandhi’s permission but BJP is in a hurry to make him come out of his hiding as soon as possible. His absence in the budget session of Parliament had caused surprise in the party and in the ruling BJP too. While posters in his constituency cropped up ...

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Why Jayanthi Natarajan Decided to Quit Congress Now?

The timing to quit Congress has come for former minister Jayanthi Natarajan at a time when it makes no sense. Her decision taken immediately after sack from the cabinet in December 2013 would have made sense and gained sympathy but now it is too late and irrelevant. Prio to her press conference, she has reportedly written a letter to Congress ...

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Delhi Polls: Rahul Enters Political Battlefield, To Hold Congress Roadshow in Kalkaji Today

After BJP’s Kiran Bedi and AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now in the field and is all set to hold a roadshow to campaign South Delhi’s Kalkaji Assembly constituency on Tuesday ahead of the Delhi elections. Rahul will be accompanied with Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Arvind Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra ...

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Obama Meets Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi in Hotel

US President Barack Obama met a four-member Congress delegation, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, party president Sonia Gandhi, vice president Rahul Gandhi, and former union minister Anand Sharma on Monday afternoon after witnessing the 66th Republic Day parade, said a party leader. The Congress Party , now in opposition, called on the visiting US president at the ITC Maurya hotel ...

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Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh to meet Obama on Monday

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh will meet US President Barack Obama Jan 26, on the second day of his state visit to India, after the Republic Day parade where he will be the chief guest. Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh will meet Obama at the ITC Maurya hotel, the sources said. The meeting is likely ...

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Priyanka Gandhi Tops Missing Figures at Nehru International Conference

A day after Nehru International Conference, it has gained attention not only because of the presence of several world leaders but also with the absence of many senior congress leaders such as A K Antony, P Chidambaram, Sushilkumar Shinde, Ajay Maken, Salman Khurshid were missing in it and Nehru’s great-granddaughter Priyanka Gandhi was one of the noted figures among them. While ...

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International Conference to Conclude today, ‘Reassert Nehru’s Legacy,’ Says Sonia

The two-day International Conference, “Nehru’s Worldview and Legacy: Democracy, Inclusion and Empowerment,” organised by Congress to commemorate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary will conclude on Tuesday at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. The conference which will conclude today with a commemorative declaration is likely to capture the essence of the deliberations and convey a message of ...

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Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary: Congress to Kick-Off International Conference Today

The Congress party is all set to kick-off its two-day long international conference to commemorate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary on Monday. The conference will be held on Monday, November 17 and 18 at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi. About 55 world leaders are reportedly invited for the two-day mega event organised by Congress whereas Prime ...

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‘Let Modi Focus on Legacy of RSS not Congress Leaders’: Digvijay Singh

A day after Congress leaders as well as BJP leaders have commemorated and paid their tributes to India’s first Prime Minister on his 125th birth anniversary, Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh said, Modi should better focus on RSS than trying to claim the legacy of Gandhi, Nehru and Patel. While addressing people at a function, Singh reportedly said, Singh said, ...

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Salman sister’s wedding dazzles Hyderabad: Top stars to descend on Falaknuma palace

Top Bollywood stars, political leaders and other celebrities will descend on Hyderabad on Nov 18 as Salman Khan’s youngest sister Arpita ties the knot with her long-time fiance and businessman Ayush Sharma at a gala ceremony in princely Nizam palace. Preparations for the wedding are in full swing at Taj Falaknuma, the luxury heritage hotel of the Taj Group located ...

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Leaders Commemorate Nehru on His Big Day amid BJP-Congress War

After stirring up controversies on the legacy of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary for a week long, both parties, BJP as well as Congress, commemorated the great former PM on Friday. While Congress has kick-started the celebrations of event by conducting rallies in Delhi, the BJP government has declared that the activities to be initiated on ...

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Modi Government Gets Set to Commemorate Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary

The Modi government is all set to kick-start activities to celebrate India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s 125th birth anniversary this year, after a day Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma has said they have not invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi but only “Those who truly believe in democracy and the ideals of Nehru,” for the international conference organised by the party ...

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Nehru Legacy: Only People ‘Believe in Democracy’ Invited, says Anand Sharma

After being questioned the invitation of Modi for the international conference organised by Congress to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, the party spokesperson Anand Sharma said they have only invited “All those who truly believe in democracy and the ideals of Nehru.” When Sharma was asked if Modi was invited for the conference, ...

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Congress to Hold Conference to Mark Nehru’s 125th Birth Anniversary

An international conference is all set to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, which will be organised by Congress party on November 17 and 18, in New Delhi. However, while Congress gets ready for the meeting inviting all major leaders and party members, the party have not yet invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ...

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Robert Vadra’s Angry Snap: Goa Congress Leader Apologises

A Congress leader from Goa has offered apologies on “behalf” of his party for Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra snapping at a TV reporter after being questioned over land deals. Congress organising secretary Durgadas Kamat said Sunday night that since no party leader has apologized for Vadra’s reaction to a TV reporter and ordering his Special Protection Group guards to ...

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