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Congress leader P. Chidambaram speaks during a press conference at AICC Headquarters in New Delhi on Sunday. (Photo: Asian Age)

Congress slams government over slow growth

Chidambaram made several comparisons between the Congress and BJP governments.

Singh, who was a Rajya Sabha MP from the SP, was expelled from the Akhilesh Yadav-led party last year. (Photo: File)

Would prefer PM Modi-Yogi over Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav: Amar Singh

Amar Singh's remarks came a day after PM Modi said Singh knew people who interact with industrialists behind the curtains.

Moments later, Rahul Gandhi was seen winking at a fellow Congress Member of Parliament. (Photo: File | ANI)

Rahul's wink in Parliament proved how childish the hug was: PM Modi

Rahul Gandhi hugged the PM Modi after concluding his speech during the debate on the No-Confidence Motion against the NDA government.

Congress workers perform abhishek of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on the eve of his birth anniversary in New Delhi on Sunday. (Photo: Pritam Bandyopadhyay)

Programmes in Amethi to mark Rajiv birth anniversary

Rajiv Gandhi represented Amethi in parliament in 1981, 1984, 1989 and 1991.

(Photo: Representational | AP)

Odisha Congress to make Rafale a key poll issue

Patnaik further said that the Rafale deal had affected Odisha more than any other states in the country.

Crime

The incident took place on Friday evening and a case of murder was registered against several people, with two being arrested. (Representational image)

Man beaten to death over theft suspicion in UP

His family along with others staged a protest and gheraoed Chapar police station demanding more arrests in the case.

The accused also posted an objectionable photo of the victim on social media, police said. (Representational image)

Minor girl kidnapped, gangraped in moving car by 2 men in Rajasthan's Bikaner

Family members lodged a complaint with the police after the girl reached home and shared her ordeal with them.

Locals found the woman engulfed in flames outside the house of her boyfriend, Amit Yadav, in Bondhamunda locality in Rourkela on Friday morning, police said. (Representational Image)

Woman in 20s burnt to death by lover, his family in Odisha

The woman and her boyfriend were in a relationship for the last two years and both had decided to get married.

The woman's body bore severe injuries on the head and was soaked in blood. The man's body was found hanging from a ceiling, police said. (Representational Image)

Man kills wife, hangs self after knowing about her 1st marriage

Police said according to the note, the man also came to know that his wife suspected his relationship with his sister.

All India

Pointing out that hundreds of Hindi-speaking people are facing harassment in the ongoing process of updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC), officials of All Assam Bhojpuri Students Union Ajay Singh and Awadhesh Rastogi said there are dozens of cases where people, who have migrated to Assam from Bihar and UP have been declared non-citizens.

Assam: Woman, 70, dies of grief after son jailed over NRC

Assam BJP MLA Ashok Singhal said that harassment of genuine citizens must be stopped

Former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee’s daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya and son-in-law Ranjan Bhattacharya immerse his ashes in the Ganga at Har ki Pauri in Hardwar on Sunday. BJP president Amit Shah and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath are also seen. (Photo: PTI)

Atal Behari Vajpayee’s ashes immersed in Ganga

As the ashes were immersed into the river, an emotional Namita leaned against the shoulder of her husband.

Manju Verma

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Ex-minister booked under Arms Act

Muzaffarpur was among 110 shelter homes where 34 minor girls were subjected to extreme brutality and raped by officials and employees of the facility.

Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. (Photo: AFP)

Make public remission orders of life convicts, says CIC

Perarivalan, whose application for remission of sentence was earlier rejected by the Centre, approached the Commission challenging the reply.

MP Congress chief Kamal Nath holds the key to wresting power from the BJP.

Congress may use caste players to wrest power

Kamal Nath-led party eyeing alliance with BSP, SP, Gandwana Ganatantra Party.