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Does Gehlot’s ‘plot’ signal his coming downfall in Congress?

NEW DELHI: When Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot sensed that the Gandhis are adamant on placing Sachin Pilot, his bitter...

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‘Kishor to focus on his own political formation’

Kishor, sources said, has refused to be part of any Opposition preparations for 2024 polls.   NEW DELHI: Since the...

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AAP will focus on Gujarat, not so much on HP

Party has been unable to find suitable leaders in Himachal to take on BJP and Congress candidates in their Assembly...

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‘TRS, Congress alliance possible for LS polls’

At a recent meet, Amit Shah had warned the BJP cadre of TRS warming up to Congress before the LS...

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AAP to focus on 125 seats in Lok Sabha polls‘

‘The slogan Make India no 1, launched recently, has been released by the party in view of the general elections’....

8 Congress MLAs joined BJP

‘Congress knew about Goa defections, couldn’t do much to stop MLAs’

‘Goa president Amit Patkar did talk to the MLAs, what more could he have done?’   NEW DELHI: It was...

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Assam Congress fears exodus of leaders to BJP

‘The state leadership has identified those MLAs hobnobbing with the BJP, but is unable to act against them’.   NEW...

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Congress facing leadership crisis in Uttar Pradesh

There has been an exodus of established and ground level leaders in the past two years, and this has impacted...

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KCR preparing for state, national elections

NEW DELHI: Almost a year ahead of Assembly elections in Telangana, state Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) supremo,...

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Congress working on plan to retake seats lost in 2019 general elections

NEW DELHI: The Congress is trying to reclaim its “lost glory” through its “Bharat Jodo Yatra” from Kanyakumari to Kashmir,...

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Azad’s exit leaves J&K Congress in tatters

Congress sees a flurry of exits with members joining the Azad camp.   NEW DELHI: After veteran leader Ghulam Nabi...

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G-23 of the congress is active: P.J. Kurien

‘Too much expectation from the group was unrealistic.’   NEW DELHI: In August 2020, around two dozen Congress leaders came...

Isudhan Gadhvi may be AAP’s Gujarat CM face, shows party survey

Isudhan Gadhvi may be AAP’s Gujarat CM face, shows party survey

The internal survey shows that Isudhan Gadhvi has around 70% support to be the CM face of AAP.   NEW...

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AAP not keen on announcing Gujarat CM face early

Party believes that an early decision on the same could impact its electoral prospects.   New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi...

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The Azad-Congress duel comes to an end

Rahul Gandhi’s decision to appoint Vikar Rasool Wani directly created a deep divide.   New Delhi: When the Jammu and...

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TRS wary of BJP ahead of Munugode bypoll

TRS leaders believe that the bypoll could be bipolar between BJP and TRS, sending the Congress on the back foot....

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AAP plans to turn BJP’s ‘revdi culture’ attack into election issue

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is planning to turn around the “revdi culture” attack by the BJP into...

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Tough for J&K Congress chief to sort out mess

Vikar Rasool Wani will find it hard to strike a balance and disentangle the party from the mess it finds...

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Delhi Congress may get a new chief soon

New Delhi: The Congress in Delhi is seen as an inactive force, with its own party leaders blaming it of...

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Delay in CUET hits students’ wider academic plans

NEW DELHI: The delay due to the extension by another eight days of the CUET-UG schedule following examination cancellation at...

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J&K parties in hibernation After EC move on poll rolls

Parties lament that elections won’t happen this year too.   NEW DELHI: After the extension of deadline for the final...

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Congress yet to decide on UP state unit head

A decision will be taken within two months, a Congress leader said.   NEW DELHI: After the poll debacle in...

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Congress trying to rework caste arithmetic after power shift in Bihar

Party to keep appointments in seven states pending till the AICC president is elected.   NEW DELHI: With the Congress...

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Afghan Sikh relates tales of horror back home

New Delhi: On the intervening night of Sunday and Monday last week, at 3o’clock, some men lined up to enter a...