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Not afraid, have nothing to hide Sonia Gandhi on Augusta Scam

Not afraid, have nothing to hide Sonia Gandhi on Augusta Scam

‘What Was Government Doing For 2 Years?’ Sonia Gandhi On Augusta Scam

 With the BJP making it clear that it will target Sonia Gandhi in Parliament over alleged corruption in a deal to buy 12 helicopters for use by top politicians, her party, the Congress, has decided to retaliate with equal aggression.

“I have done nothing wrong. The government is there for two years, an inquiry is there. Why don’t they complete it as early as possible…and impartially?” asked Mrs Gandhi today after the scandal topped parliament’s agenda today...

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Sonia and Rahul Gandhi: Congress Says Allegations Against Party Leaders Are ‘Defamatory’

The National Herald case against Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi has drastically changed the equation in Tamil Nadu Congress, with former Union minister P Chidambaram getting back into the good books of the high command, and becoming the party’s voice across national media.

The change was visible during the flood relief distribution in Chennai, where Rahul Gandhi showed a sudden warmth and cordiality towards Chidambaram, who had distanced himself from party activities ever since TNCC president EVKS Elangovan had gained an iron grip over the State unit.

Rahul, who met Chidambaram at the airport, asked the senior leader to accompany him during his visits to the flood-hit areas...

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Narendra Modi to make his first Kerala visit as PM amid row over snub to CM Oommen Chandy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake his first visit to Kerala from Sunday which is already in controversy after Chief Minister Oommen Chandysaid he was being kept away from a function where the PM will be present by an outfit of Hindu Ezhava community. ThePrime Minister will inaugurate the Combined Tri services commanders conference at INS Vikramaditya, the largest aircraft carrier of the country, on Tuesday.

Later, Modi will be attending two functions close to the backward Ezhava community, apparently in an effort to woo them with assembly polls expected early next year...

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SC upholds Haryana law which makes education must for panchayat candidates

The Haryana state government had turned down a suggestion to drop the educational criteria

Haryana government has asserted that right to contest an election is neither a fundamental right nor a common law right but only a statutory right

Haryana government has asserted that right to contest an election is neither a fundamental right nor a common law right but only a statutory right

Upholding the constitutional validity of a law enacted by Haryana government to bar the illiterate from contesting panchayat polls in the state, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday that “it is only education which gives a human being the power to discriminate between right and wrong, good and bad”.

The top court also said it would be perfectly valid for the legislature to disqualify a candidate from seeking election to a civic body if he or she lacks “basic norms of hygiene” by not having a ...

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PM Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on 69th birthday

Modi’s greetings came even as the Congress party and the government were locked in a bitter fight with the opposition alleging “political vendetta” in the National Herald case.




 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted Congress President Sonia Gandhi on her 69th birthday, wishing her a long life and good health.
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“On her birthday, greetings to Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi. May Almighty bless her with long life & good health,” Modi tweeted.

 Modi’s greetings came even as the Congress party and the government were locked in a bitter fight with the opposition alleging “political vendet...
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