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Sonia Gandhi will continue as interim chief of Congress

India's main opposition Congress party on Monday rejected a request from its leader, Sonia Gandhi, that she be allowed to step down, after a rare challenge to the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty, which has ...

Supporters of India's main opposition Congress party hold placards as they gather outside party headquarters to demand to elect their party's president from one of the members of the Nehru-Gandhi family. New Delhi, India, 24 August, 2020.

BJP plans to block Congress leader’s motions against summoning Facebook

With Shashi Tharoor moving a privilege motion against a BJP MP for questioning his power to unilaterally summon Facebook representatives to a Parliamentary Standing Committee, the BJP has realised ...

Indian Congress leader 
Shashi Tharoor

Indian parliamentary panel to question Facebook on content regulation policy

Facebook and its top lobbying executive in India, Ankhi Das, have faced criticism after a news report said she opposed applying hate-speech rules to some Hindu nationalist individuals and groups, and ...

Ajit Mohan, vice president and managing director, Facebook India, leaves after an interview with Reuters in Mumbai, India, on 13 June 2019

Sonia Gandhi demands Amit Shah's resignation

The Congress Working Committee met on Wednesday and after deliberations for more than two hours, the interim party president Sonia Gandhi demanded that home minister Amit Shah should resign following ...

Sonia Gandhi demands Amit Shah's resignation

‘Embarrassment’ for Modi as a word expunged from his speech

A word was expunged from the speech of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi delivered in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.News agency IANS called this ‘a major embarrassment’ for the Indian ...

‘Embarrassment’ for Modi as a word expunged from his speech

Voting begins for Delhi Assembly as Congress fields most female candidates

Polling for the 70 Assembly seats in Delhi began at 8:00am on Saturday.The Aam Aadmi Party, BJP and Congress are the top three contenders in the fray.The results for the elections will be announced ...

Voting begins for Delhi Assembly as Congress fields most female candidates

CAA, NRC is demonetisation 2.0, says India’s Rahul Gandhi

Ahead of his visit to Assam to participate in the protest against India’s Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of citizens (NRC), former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on ...

CAA, NRC is demonetisation 2.0, says India’s Rahul Gandhi

India citizenship act: Protesters get creative

From Netflix to Hitler, protesters are tapping pop culture and history as they vent their anger against prime minister Narendra Modi's new citizenship law -- and with deft use of India's beloved ...

India citizenship act: Protesters get creative

Big protests planned in India against citizenship law

Big rallies are expected across India on Thursday as the tumultuous and angry reaction builds against a citizenship law seen as discriminatory against Muslims.Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's ...

Big protests planned in India against citizenship law

Priyanka Gandhi calls Jamia crackdown attack on India's soul

After sitting sombrely for two hours at India Gate as she led a protest against the crackdown on Jamia Milia students, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra mounted a scathing attack on the ...

Priyanka Gandhi calls Jamia crackdown attack on India's soul
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