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Congress ignores Bhardwaj’s Sonia Gandhi remark

The Congress on Friday gave no importance to senior leader Hans Raj Bhardwaj’s direct attack on Mrs Sonia Gandhi, merely noting that he should have “abstained” from making such comments at this phase

Chewable tobacco banned in city

The AAP-led Delhi government has decided to ban the sale, purchase and storage of chewable tobacco in all forms in the national capital from Monday.

‘Farmers backbone of country’

Hailing farmers as the “backbone” of the country, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said her party cannot support any law which hurts farmers, and asked the Modi dispensation to bring back UPA’s land b

Rs 16 lakh flowers stolen from shop in Sadar Bazar

In a bizarre case of theft, flowers estimated to cost about Rs 16 lakh were stolen from a shop in Sadar Bazar area on Monday by unidentified assailants.

Eye on polls, Nitish meets ‘possible allies’

With Bihar Assembly polls scheduled to be held later this year, state chief minister Nitish Kumar met several senior political dignitaries, including Congress president Sonia Gandhi, in the national c

Haryana seems to be trying to resile from water pact: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court on Friday said Haryana appeared to be “trying to resile or renege” from the arrangement made by it for supply of water to Delhi and ordered instalment of ultrasonic water meters i

Rahul Gandhi to decide elevation timing

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s elevation is certain but its timing has to be decided by him, well placed sources in the party said a day after the announcement of Congress organisational elect

Sonia Gandhi hits out at BJP, rejects land bill debate

Congress party President Sonia Gandhi meeting the farmers in Rewari in Haryana. (Photo: AP)

Rejecting the NDA’s offer of a dialogue on the land bill, Congress president Sonia Gandhi alleged Friday this was a mockery of the consensus-building tradition by a “myopic” Narendra Modi government,

Atal Behari Vajpayee a great delight to caricature

Atal Behari Vajpayee joins the illustrious list of Bharat Ratnas. He’s always been a Bharat Ratna to the millions of his admirers cutting across party lines and boundaries.

Another Arvind Kejriwal tape surfaces

Hours after dissident Aam Aadmi Party leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav accused Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal of “threatening to quit the AAP and floating a new regional party,” a cla

The controversy surrounding the banning of Leslee Udwin’s film India’s Daughter somehow glossed over the question as to how the permission to film the documentary was given, notwithstanding the well-e

In the early hours of January 11 this year, Priya Parameswaran Pillai, an Indian citizen, was all set to board an Air India flight to London from Delhi.