Wednesday, 15 August, 2018

Topic: Rahul Gandhi

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Can India have a liberal mass hero ever again?

The Congress party today looks like the one Gandhi found it in 1915 – and changed.
Former Somnath Chatterjee passes away

Former Lok Sabha speaker and CPI (M) veteran Somnath Chatterjee no more

Chatterjee died Monday morning of multiple organ failure and suffered a ‘mild heart attack’ a day before his death.
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2019 polls: Election Commission to monitor Facebook, WhatsApp, YouTube for hate speech

EC Ashok Lavasa says loopholes will be plugged to ensure social media isn't misused in run-up to Lok Sabha polls.

Opposition’s caste arithmetic no match for chemistry of development, says PM Modi

In an interview with news agency ANI, he also criticised West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee for her 'civil war' remark on NRC.
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What do Modi haters say when confronted with the TINA factor?

Who else, if not Modi, in 2019? The dominant question in most social gatherings in India and its many answers.
BJP President Amit Shah

Amit Shah attacks Mamata Banerjee and Rahul Gandhi over NRC issue

BJP president Amit Shah says TMC chief against NRC for 'vote-bank' politics, calls upon people to 'uproot' the government.
Sachin Pilot

No one, including me, is thinking about being Congress CM candidate: Sachin Pilot

Rajasthan Congress president insists party’s state unit is united, says even PM can't save the state’s BJP government. 
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal | Vijay Verma/PTI

‘Rahul Gandhi can hug PM Modi, but can’t call Kejriwal’: AAP blames Congress for RS loss

Party calls Congress the biggest obstacle to opposition unity, says it is the reason why AAP MPs abstained from Rajya Sabha vote.
Rahul Gandhi

PM Modi has anti-Dalit mindset, Congress stands for inclusivity: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing a gathering protesting against the dilution of SC/ST Act, Gandhi said states under BJP rule saw Dalits being beaten & crushed.

‘Rahul Gandhi practicing actual Hindutva, and not soft Hindutva’

The Hyderabad MP says no one wants to use the word ‘Muslim’, accuses BJP of furthering its agenda through NRC.
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Aero India may shift: Hurting Bengaluru’s defence industry or investing in BJP-ruled UP?

The speculation over shifting of the prestigious biennial Aero India show from Bengaluru to Lucknow has sparked a row between Karnataka state government and the...