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Mamata Banerjee Contemplating Alliance Without Congress, Says Shiv Sena Leader

December 5, 2021
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Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday claimed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was contemplating an alliance excluding the Congress. Mr Raut in his weekly column 'Rokhthok' in the Sena mouthpiece Saamana also claimed Ms Banerjee having said that her party Trinamool Congress (TMC) will not test political waters M | Read more|

Congress Reacts To Mamata Banerjee's "What UPA? There's No UPA" Scorn

December 2, 2021
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The Congress today underlined that it is time to show opposition unity, a day after Mamata Banerjee - looking to enlarge her role in the opposition - snubbed the grand old party. "UPA. Without the Congress, UPA will be a body without a soul. Time to show opposition unity," tweeted Congress leader Kapil Sibal this morni | Read more|

What defection of 12 Meghalaya MLAs means for Congress & Trinamool

November 27, 2021
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The recent defection of 12 of the 17 Congress MLAs in Meghalaya, led by former chief minister Mukul Sangma, marks the erosion of the Congress in yet another state. The party will lose the position of main opposition in Meghalaya once these MLAs join the Trinamool Congress. | Read more|

Amid Resignation Row, Top Punjab Government Lawyer Attacks Navjot Sidhu

November 6, 2021
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Punjab Advocate General APS Deol has hit back at Congress leader Navjot Sidhu - who has demanded he resign from his appointed post for representing two accused cops in the 2015 sacrilege and police firing case. Mr Deol slammed the former cricketer for "repeated utterances (that) seek to derail the earnest efforts of th | Read more|

Priyanka Gandhi visits family of farmer who died waiting in line for fertilizer

October 29, 2021
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Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday visited the families of four farmers who allegedly fell ill and passed away earlier this week while waiting in queue for fertilisers for a few days in Uttar Pradesh’s Lalitpur district. The Congress leader accused the UP government of failing to protect its f | Read more|

"Punjab's Last Chance For....": Navjot Sidhu Writes To Sonia Gandhi

October 17, 2021
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Punjab Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, days after reaching a truce of sorts with Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, has drawn up a 13-point agenda on governance - "priority areas" and promises made before 2017 polls he said "the state government must deliver upon". Mr Sidhu's suggestions, sent in a letter to Co | Read more|

Prashant Kishor Adds Caution Notice To Rahul-Priyanka Gandhi's UP Visit

October 8, 2021
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Political strategist Prashant Kishor this morning signaled a fallout with the Congress in a tweet on the violence in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur, which has made national headlines, as he said "there are no quick fix solutions to the deep-rooted problems and structural weakness of (the) GOP (Grand Old Party)". | Read more|

What Congress Leader Mukul Sangma Said On Buzz About Joining Trinamool

October 2, 2021
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Former Meghalaya Chief Minister Dr Mukul Sangma, who is also the leader of opposition in the state assembly, will be travelling to Delhi tomorrow in an apparent attempt to seek the intervention of the Congress's top leadership "to resolve" certain internal issues. The visit comes amid speculation that Mr Sangma is upse | Read more|

Amarinder Singh Meets Ajit Doval

September 30, 2021
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The Congress has reached out to Amarinder Singh after his meeting with Union Home Minister Amit Shah, amid signs of another big exit from the crisis-hit party. | Read more|