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Priyanka Gandhi spied upon through WhatsApp: India’s Congress party

Accuses BJP of using an Israeli surveillance firm for this

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November 4, 2019


More Indian MPs face criminal charges including rape, murder: study

Twenty-nine of the 52 Congress MPs face cases

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May 25, 2019


First Muslim woman presides over US House of Representatives

Rashida Tlaib is one of two Muslim women in Congress

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May 17, 2019


Sidhu barred from campaigning over alleged communal remarks

Sidhu is campaigning for Congress leader Tariq Anwar

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April 22, 2019


BJP worker files complaint against Urmila Matondkar over ‘anti-Hindu’ comments

The actor-turned-politician says she was misquoted

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April 8, 2019


Film icons bring star power to India’s monumental election

Elections in India will be held from April 11 to May 19

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April 4, 2019


Sanjay Dutt is not contesting the elections but supporting his Congress sister

She is contesting the elections from Mumbai

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March 26, 2019


‘Priyanka magic’ draws thousands at debut rally in India

She opened a Twitter account Monday and drew over 85,000 followers in hours

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February 11, 2019


Indian cow minister defeated by independent candidate in state elections

Dewasi was defeated by over 10,000 votes

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December 12, 2018


First Muslim elected to US Congress wants to join legal battle against Trump

Democratic Representative Keith Ellison is the first Muslim elected to the US Congress. He filed for the office of Minnesota attorney-general on Tuesday to join the legal fight against US President Donald Trump, reported Associated Press. Ellison is regarded as among the most liberal members of Congress. “It was attorneys general who led the fight…

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June 6, 2018


Congress leader Shashi Tharoor charged over wife’s death

A charismatic Indian opposition figure and former top UN official was charged Monday over the death of his wife, reigniting a mystery that shook the country’s establishment. Shashi Tharoor, 62, is accused of cruelty toward his wife Sunanda Pushkar and abetting her suicide in a five-star hotel room in 2014. Delhi police said on Twitter…

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May 14, 2018


Trump ‘morally unfit’ for office, fired FBI chief Comey says

Washington, United States: Fired former FBI chief James Comey lashed out at Donald Trump in an interview with ABC broadcast Sunday, calling him “morally unfit” to be president and describing him as a serial liar who will “stain everyone around him.” Comey’s remarks are the latest salvo in a war of words with Trump, who…

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April 16, 2018


US Senate blocks bid to end military involvement in Yemen

WASHINGTON: The US Senate on Tuesday rejected a bipartisan bid to end American involvement in Yemen’s civil war, voting down a rare effort to overrule presidential military authorization. The vote addressing American war powers had aimed to shut down US military involvement in Yemen within a month unless Congress formally authorized continued involvement. Senators voted…

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March 21, 2018


“Hug less, work more”, says Congress to Modi as Valentine’s Day message

NEW DELHI: On Valentine’s Day, the Congress tweeted a heart-infused video to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with “love” and a little bite. “Spread love, not jumlas,” said the message, with a popular Bollywood song as its theme, reported NDTV. Dear Mr. Modi: A very happy #ValentinesDay from us to you 🙂 — Congress (@INCIndia)…

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February 15, 2018


Congress distances itself from suspended leader after pro-Pakistan remarks

India’s main opposition party Congress on Wednesday distanced itself from the remarks made by a suspended leader that he receives “much more hatred in India than the love he receives in Pakistan,” Indian Express reported.   Mani Shankar Aiyar doesn’t have any right to speak on the behalf of the party, a Congress spokesman said.   “The…

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February 14, 2018


Congress releases memo alleging FBI abuse of power

Washington: The US Congress released a Republican memo Friday alleging bias in FBI investigations into his presidential campaign moments after US President Donald Trump authorized the explosive move. “What’s happening in our country is a disgrace,” Trump said, announcing that he had declassified the memo drafted by Republican Congressman and former Trump transition team official…

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February 2, 2018


U.S. government shuts down as Trump feuds with Democrats

WASHINGTON: The world’s most powerful government shut down on Saturday after President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress failed to reach a deal on funding for federal agencies, highlighting America’s deep political divisions. For the first time since October 2013 – when a similar standoff that lasted 16 days kept only essential agency operations running…

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January 20, 2018


Rahul Gandhi takes over as president of Congress party

NEW DELHI: India’s Rahul Gandhi took over Saturday as president of the main opposition Congress, becoming the sixth member of the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty to head the party that has ruled the country for much of its independent history. Fireworks erupted over the party headquarters in New Delhi drowning out the voice of his mother Sonia…

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December 16, 2017


Cancer-battling US Senator John McCain hospitalized

WASHINGTON: US Senator John McCain, who is fighting an aggressive form of brain cancer, was in a military hospital Wednesday to treat “normal side effects” of his therapy, his office said. The 81-year-old former prisoner of war and 2008 Republican presidential nominee was diagnosed in July with a brain tumor known as a glioblastoma, after…

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December 14, 2017


Modi accuses Pakistan and Congress of collusion; Islamabad says ‘don’t drag us’

NEWS DESK: As absurd as that may sound, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has accused its opposition party Indian National Congress of colluding with Pakistan to defeat his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Gujarat polls. Naturally, Pakistan had to respond. Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal, in a tweet, requested that Pakistan should not to…

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December 11, 2017


India’s Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress party chief

NEW DELHI: India’s opposition Congress party will hold leadership elections next month, an official said Monday, amid growing speculation Rahul Gandhi will take over from his mother as its leader. Rahul, whose father, grandmother and great-grandfather all served as prime minister, was the centre-left party’s front man in the last general election. But his 70-year-old…

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November 20, 2017

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