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Dy. CM of Delhi Manish Sisodia (2nd from left) and Atishi Marlena (Extreme right)

In Indian politics ruled by sexist men, AAP’s Atishi is fighting more than just an election

Atishi’s politics is driven by the issue of education, but a vicious election campaign is teaching AAP’s East Delhi candidate new things.
Former Delhi chief minister and Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee president Sheila Dikshit at Congress office on January 16, 2019 | Praveen Jain / ThePrint Photo

Sheila Dikshit, the Delhi aunty and Congress darling, proves politicians never retire

If points were to be given for pure unadulterated love for the Capital city, Dikshit, now 81, would win hands down.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Congress president Rahul Gandhi | Commons

Congress wants to field Sheila Dikshit from East Delhi, readies list as talks go on with AAP

Barring Sheila Dikshit from East Delhi, Congress is likely to retain the candidates it fielded in 2014, in case talks with AAP fall through.
File photo of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal | PTI

Congress hits back at Arvind Kejriwal for calling Sheila Dikshit an unimportant leader

Delhi Congress working president Rajesh Lilothia said AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal never be able to gain the respect and honour Sheila Dikshit has earned in her life.
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Congress to discuss Rahul Gandhi’s mega poll promise at aay pe charcha meeting

Congress president Sheila Dikshit termed the announcement as an extraordinary step and said she was getting congratulatory phone calls.
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Open to alliance with AAP in Delhi? Congress asks workers after rejecting tie-up

Thousands of Congress workers have received audio messages through the party's Shakti platform, seeking their opinion on an alliance with the AAP.
Delhi CM and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal (C) with deputy CM Manish Sisodia and Gopal Rai at the press conference | Suraj Singh Bisht

AAP will win all 7 Delhi seats in Lok Sabha elections, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said Sheila Dikshit's comments against an alliance suggested the Congress was 'not thinking about the nation'.
File image of Sheila Dikshit | Twitter

Congress won’t form an alliance with AAP in Delhi for Lok Sabha polls: Sheila Dikshit

Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit said that the decision has been unanimously.
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Sharmistha Mukherjee quits Delhi Congress panel, party leaders say no rift with Dikshit

Former President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter resigned as communications head for the Delhi Congress after new chief Sheila Dikshit revamped committees.
Rahul Gandhi

Modi sold IAF, stole youth’s jobs, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafael fighter jet deal controversy, claiming he gave away Rs 30,000 crore to Anil Ambani.

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PM Narendra Modi | Suraj Singh Bisht/ThePrint

4 reasons why Modi remains in the hunt for a second term

Without these 4 factors, Modi & BJP’s fortunes would have been sunk by govt's dismal performance on the economy, jobs & reckless steps like demonetisation.
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Did the last season of Game of Thrones let down its legions of fans?

Many Game of Thrones fans across the world have demanded a remake of the 8th season of Game of Thrones saying the script didn’t match their expectations.

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After 10-year wait, defence ministry to grant ex-servicemen status to military nurses

Military nurses had been seeking to be treated at par with other military officers, including doctors.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

If Pragya Thakur wins this Thursday, Modi is in for an embarrassing 5 years

Never has one constituency had such a bearing on Indian nationalism and the pretence of a Gandhian polity. So what if PM Modi doesn’t forgive her in his heart?