Pankaj Vohra

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Gandhis may lose SPG cover

NEW DELHI: The Gandhis—Sonia, Rahul and Priyanka—may lose their Special Protection Group (SPG) cover if the Centre accepts the recommendation...

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Haryana result will impact Congress in Delhi

With the countdown having begun for the Assembly elections in both Maharashtra and Haryana, the Bharatiya Janata Party is all...

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Centre revises SPG rules to ensure full compliance by Gandhis

Until recently, the Gandhis would travel with the SPG till their first location abroad, after which they would send the...

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BJP wrests control of Gandhi’s legacy

The 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi brought to fore the political skills of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who...

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Phalke award continues to elude women actors

Cine superstar, Amitabh Bachchan is, without a shadow of doubt, a worthy recipient of the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award for...

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Imran Khan seeking Taliban leadership

Recognising that Pakistan was on a verge of disintegration, Prime Minister Imran Khan has desperately been trying to assume the...

Sonia Gandhi and  Rahul Gandhi at Congress Steering Committee Meeting

Congress leadership’s revival push is cosmetic

The Congress high command’s attempts to energise the party’s rank and file lack both commitment and direction. Earlier in the...

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Elevating Selja in Haryana a Congress blunder

In his eagerness to replace Ashok Tanwar as the president of the Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee, former Chief Minister, Bhupinder...

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Delhi Assembly polls may have surprises

The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress continue to be in a dilemma on who should be projected as the...

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Jaitley helped Modi navigate Lutyens politics

NEW DELHI: Former Finance Minister and senior BJP leader, Arun Jaitley, who passed away after prolonged illness on Saturday, was...

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Arun Jaitley: BJP’s highly influential leader

I knew Arun Jaitley longer than any other journalist from the time he was residing at Model Town while studying...

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Congress Syndicate outwits Indira’s grandson

The regressive move of the Congress Working Committee in reappointing Sonia Gandhi as the party president is clearly indicative of...

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Modi provides healing touch to Kashmir

The Centre’s decision to change the basic structure of Jammu and Kashmir, following the abrogation of the controversial Article 370,...

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Congress revival appears a distant dream

Two momentous dates—9 August and 15 August, which are etched in the public consciousness of Indian citizens—are fast approaching, but...

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Sheila’s hat-trick saga

Sheila Dikshit, perhaps, will go down in history not only as Delhi’s longest serving Chief Minister, but also as a...

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Priyanka attempts to fill Rahul’s void

It is more than evident that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is attempting to emerge as the front ranking Congress leader after...

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Gandhis uneasy of being let down

The delay in naming the successor of Rahul Gandhi could be on account of an inherent fear amongst the Gandhis...

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Sushma, Sumitra, Shanta and Dhasmana likely to be named Governors

New Delhi: Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, erstwhile Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, senior BJP leaders Kalraj Mishra, Shanta...

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Nusrat Jahan, a symbol of liberal India

Nusrat Jahan, the newly elected Trinamool Congress MP from Basirhat in West Bengal, appears to be emerging as the new...

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Gandhis now look towards Shinde to lead the Congress

New Delhi: Discussions have reached the conclusive stage for selecting the next Congress president as Rahul Gandhi’s successor, notwithstanding the...

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Pedestrianising Connaught Place is a pedestrian idea

A hare-brained scheme of pedestrianising Connaught Place appears to be the latest obsession of the Indian bureaucracy. The New Delhi...

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Sonia cold to Rahul’s campaign against EVMs

New Delhi: Acting on a report submitted earlier in the week by Praveen Chakravarty, chairman of the Data Analytics Department...

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Complications galore with one nation one poll

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again initiated the debate on “One Nation One Poll”, which entails coinciding the terms...

New Delhi: Congress leaders Sheila Dikshit, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Oommen Chandy, Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge, K. C. Venugopal, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, A.K. Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Motilal Vora and Kumari Selja during the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting at the party's headquarters in New Delhi, on May 25, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

Rahul’s own team fed his PM hopes right up to poll defeat

The events during the run-up to the counting revealed that either Rahul Gandhi was of an over-trusting nature or was...