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Pragya moves privilege notice against Rahul over his ‘terrorist’ remark against her

New Delhi: Controversial BJP leader Pragya Thakur on Friday moved a privilege notice against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi over his “terrorist” remark against her, hours after apologising in the Lok Sabha over her remarks on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse. The Bhopal MP, who has been acquitted in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, moved the notice […]

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Censure motion if Pragya doesn’t apologise: Cong on Godse remark

New Delhi: The Congress is determined to bring a censure motion against BJP MP Pragya Thakur for her controversial remark on Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse. Thakur’s comments on Godse made during the discussion over the Special Protection Group (SPG) Bill in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, had to be expunged later. Senior Congress lawmaker Shashi […]

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“Terrorist Pragya calls terrorist Godse, a patriot. A sad day in the history of India’s Parliament”: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: A day after Malegaon blast accused and BJP MP from Bhopal Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur stirred a controversy in Lok Sabha during a debate on Mahatma Gandhi’s killer Nathuram Godse, former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi took a pot shot at the saffron party saying that it is a “sad day in the history of […]

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BJP MP Pragya Thakur describes Nathuram Godse as ‘deshbhakt’, LS Speaker expunges remark

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha Speaker on Wednesday expunged a remark made by BJP MP Pragya Thakur describing Nathuram Godse, the killer of Mahatma Gandhi, as “deshbhakt” (patriot). In a discussion on the Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill when DMK member A. Raja cited Nathuram Godse’s statement on why he killed Gandhi, Thakur interrupted and […]