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Congress eyes Shaheen Bagh route to make comeback in Delhi

New Delhi: With Shaheen Bagh becoming an epicentre of anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests and scores of politicians making a beeline to express solidarity with the protesters there, the Congress is eyeing a comeback on Delhi Assembly seats with considerable Muslim voters by riding on the protest wave. Okhla, Seelampur, Matia Mahal, Ballimaran, Mustafabad and Chandni Chowk […]

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Prashant Kishor thanks Congress for stand on CAA, NRC

New Delhi: Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who was the man behind Narendra Modi’s successful election campaign in 2014, on Sunday supported Congress’ anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA and National Register of Citizens (NRC) stand, declaring that the new law will not be implemented in Bihar. His reaction came after he targeted the Congress in December […]

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Sonia terms CAA divisive, seeks probe into police excesses

New Delhi: Taking on the central government, Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi here on Saturday said the new citizenship law (CAA) was discriminatory and divisive, and demanded enquiry into the police excesses on anti-CAA agitators. A comprehensive high-powered commission should be set up to enquire into incidents connected with the CAA protests and provide justice […]

Congress MP Sushmita Dev met students and faculty of JNU on Wednesday (Photo: Facebook)

Congress fact finding committee to submit report on JNU

New Delhi: A day after the Congress fact finding team visited Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus, the four-member team will submit its report to party interim chief Sonia Gandhi. The report will also be discussed during the party’s top decision making body CWC meeting on Friday. The four-member fact finding team led by former Congress MP […]

Deepika Padukone visited JNU on Tuesday evening and had extended her support to those who had gathered to protest the violence that happened inside the campus (File Photo: Twitter)

Should Deepika go to Nagpur to promote her film, asks Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for criticising actress Deepika Padukone’s JNU visit, and wondered if the Bollywood star should visit Nagpur (RSS headquarters) “to promote her film”. Speaking to the media, Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said: “This is what this government is all about. They have reduced to this […]