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Priyanaka named Congress General Secretary for UP East

NEW DELHI: Pushed to the corner in Uttar Pradesh by the SP-BSP alliance, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday played his trump card by appointing his younger sister Priyanka Gandhi as the party General Secretary in charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh to galvanise the Congress cadre in a state that sends the maximum number of 80 members to the Lok Sabha.

Priyanka named in-charge of eastern UP

NEW DELHI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday appointed his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as party General Secretary in charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh.

Former RJD leaders may join Congress, cracks appear in Grand Alliance

NEW DELHI: The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has conveyed its displeasure over the possible induction of three leaders into the Congress in Bihar amid tensions between the two parties over seat-sharing in the state ahead of the national polls this summer, according to people aware of the developments.

BJP calls EVM row Congress sponsored

NEW DELHI:  The BJP on Tuesday alleged that the EVM hackathon in London where a US-based self-claimed cyber expert said the 2014 Lok Sabha elections were rigged and that EVMs can be hacked was a "conspiracy" sponsored by the Congress to defame the country's election process.

For 9-month tenure, Haryana parties sweat it out in Jind

JIND (HARYANA):  For an Assembly seat in the "Jat" land in Haryana that will have a tenure of just nine months, major political parties are sweating it out apparently with an eye on the Assembly and Lok Sabha elections set for this year.

Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi exhorts NRI youth to connect with their roots

CHANDIGARH: Sports and Youth Affairs Minister, Punjab, Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi exhorted the NRI Punjabi youth to connect with their roots back home in Punjab. He led a high level delegation from Punjab led by the attended the 3 day ‘Youth Parvasi Bharti Divas’ celebrations which commenced today at Varanasi.

Rahul gets relief from Jharkhand HC

RANCHI:  The Jharkhand High Court on Monday ruled that Congress President Rahul Gandhi will not have to appear in person when the case of his "unsavoury" remarks against BJP chief Amit Shah is heard.

Javadekar's remark reflect BJP's fascist thinking: Owaisi

HYDERABAD:  AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that central Minister Prakash Javadekar's warning of anarchy if Prime Minister Narendra Modi doesn't retain power reflects the 'fascist thinking' of the BJP.

President, PM mourn Karnataka's 111-year-old seer

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday mourned the death of Karnataka's 111-year-old revered seer, Shivakumara Swami of Siddaganga Mutt in Tumakuru.

Jessica Lall murder: Delhi HC to take call on Manu Sharma's premature release

NEW DELHI:  The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to grant relief to Siddharth Vashisht, also known as Manu Sharma, the main culprit in the Jessica Lall murder case, directing the Delhi government instead to reconsider his premature release plea in the Sentence Review Board (SRB) meeting in March.

Opposition fears Modi, so ganging up: Jaitley

NEW DELHI:  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday hit out at opposition parties, saying the fear of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity and his return to power has brought them together but said this won't work in the Lok Sabha polls as Modi remains the most popular leader.

As BSP-SP join hands, BJP stares at twin challenges in Uttar Pradesh

LUCKNOW: The impact of the Samajwadi Party-Bhaujan Samaj Party (SB-BSP) alliance, and why the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has taken recent decisions — from bringing in a significant constitutional amendment to introduce reservations for economically weaker sections to announcing a cow cess and promising cow shelters for strays — is visible in the cities, towns and villages of Uttar Pradesh.

Nehru, Patel together built India after Gandhi: Historian

KOLKATA: Noted historian Ramachandra Guha, whose latest book is a biography of Mahatma Gandhi, said on Sunday that Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel together built India after Gandhi's assassination in 1948.

Haryana boxers rule the ring by winning 10 gold, 8 silver, 2 bronze medals

PUNE: With a haul of 10 gold, eight silver and two bronze medals Haryana ruled the ring  on the final day of under-21 boxing competitions at the Khelo India Youth Games 2019 here today. Maharashtra pugilists also put up an impressive performance with four gold medals, one silver and nine bronze medals. It was Army Sports Institute trainees Barun Singh, Bhavesh Kattimani and Nikhil Dubey who contributed majorly to the gold hunt in their respective categories. Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh claimed one gold each.

Punjab CM launches 'SHAKTI' project of Rahul Gandhi

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Punjab Capt Amarinder Singh today launched flagship programme of AICC president Rahul Gandhi named 'SHAKTI' to reach out to grass root workers of the party in state.The exercise is being undertaken in view of 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Hero Cycles to invest Rs 400 cr in hi-tech cycle valley

CHANDIGARH:  Leading brand in cycles, Hero Cycles, will invest around Rs 400 crore in the Hi-Tech Cycle Valley project in Punjab, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said here on Friday.

Khelo India: Kattimani, Narwal in boxing gold medal bouts

PUNE: Favourites, including World Youth bronze medallist Bhavesh Kattimani (Maharashtra) and Asian bronze medallist Ankit Narwal (Haryana), secured final berths in their respective weight classes at Khelo India Youth Games boxing competition here on Thursday.

SD College, Sector 32 women claim PU Taekwondo Trophy

CHANDIGARH: GGD SD College, Sector 32, Chandigarh won the Panjab University Inter College Taekwondo (Women) Championship for the session 2018-19 here today. Khalsa College for Women, Ludhiana and PGGC, Sector-11, Chandigarh secured second and, third positions, respectively.

Congress leader mocks Amit Shah's health

BENGALURU:  A senior Congress leader in Karnataka on Thursday mocked the health condition of BJP President Amit Shah, who has been admitted to the AIIMS in Delhi for treatment of swine flue, and linked it to political developments in the state.

People make mistakes: Sourav Ganguly defends Pandya, Rahul

MUMBAI:  Former Indian cricket team skipper Sourav Ganguly has defended cricketers Hardik Pandya and K.L. Rahul over their "Koffee With Karan" episode controversy. saying people make mistakes but everyone should move on and ensure it doesn't happen again.


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