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Sushmita Dev

Anita Katyal | Can Sushmita swing it for TMC? Who heeds Dhami?

Sushmita’s first task in her new party is to help the Trinamul Congress expand its footprint beyond West Bengal to this northeastern state

22 Aug 2021 1:02 AM

'New year's gift': Oppn slams BJP over price hike in LPG cylinders, rail fares

The government on December 31, raised train fares. It also hiked LPG cylinder rates by Rs 19 per cylinder.

01 Jan 2020 7:10 PM

'Will help genuine Indian citizens excluded from NRC list': Congress' Sushmita Dev

The final list of NRC in Assam was published on Saturday with 19 lakh people not included in it.

01 Sep 2019 11:28 AM

SC asks Cong MP to bring on record EC orders giving clean chit to PM Modi, Amit Shah

Senior Adv AM Sighvi alleged that poll panel has passed unreasoned orders dismissing complaints of Cong party on MCC violations.

06 May 2019 12:15 PM

PM has time to visit Pak not Varanasi: Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi says BJP removed special status given to Northeast by Congress.

15 Apr 2019 3:19 AM


India will be finished if Modi returns as PM: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Sidhu said, two crore jobs would be given every year if the BJP came to power, but those were nothing but “fake promises”.

13 Apr 2019 1:50 AM

Congress releases third list of 18 candidates for Lok Sabha elections

Ex Meghalaya CM Sangma has been fielded from Tura, All India Mahila Congress chief Dev from Silchar and Gaurav Gogoi from Kaliabor in Assam.

16 Mar 2019 8:49 AM

‘Thought no one noticed’: Priyanka Gandhi on starting debut speech with ‘my sisters’

Priyanka delivered her first public speech after having been appointed as Congress general secretary in Gujarat’s Gandhinagar on March 12.

14 Mar 2019 3:19 PM

‘What does triple talaq bring to the table? Just criminalisation?’

In an interview with Sreeparna Chakrabarty, Ms Dev says she is crystal clear that there should be no criminalisation.

10 Feb 2019 6:47 AM

Congress has criminal mindset: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi said that triple talaq is an evil practice like sati and child marriage.

10 Feb 2019 6:22 AM


Congress says it will scrap talaq law, faces BJP flak

Mahila Congress chief Sushmita Dev alleged the Triple Talaq Bill is yet another tool of PM Narendra Modi to put Muslim men behind the bars.

08 Feb 2019 2:15 AM

Congress party will withdraw Triple Talaq bill if voted to power: Sushmita Dev

Mahila Congress chief Sushmita Dev alleged the Triple Talaq Bill is yet another tool of PM Narendra Modi to put Muslim men behind the bars.

07 Feb 2019 4:43 PM

Congress condemns BJP’s comments on Priyanka Gandhi

In a video message posted on Twitter, Ms Dev said one of the reasons why only few women join politics was that they are not treated well.

03 Feb 2019 6:24 AM

Will lodge FIRs in all state capitals over 'malicious campaign' against Priyanka

BJP MLA Surendra Singh had compared Congress president Rahul Gandhi to Ravana and his sister Priyanka Gandhi to Surpanakha.

02 Feb 2019 2:59 PM

Congress agrees to back bill, with a rider

Cong women’s wing chief says legislation should consider alimony to women.

23 Jul 2018 12:42 AM


‘Modi has no answers on graft’

Cong hits back after PM’s challenge to Rahul on 15 minute speech.

02 May 2018 1:04 AM

Dismiss J&K dy CM for remarks on Kathua: Congress

Cong spokesperson Sushmita Dev also attacked the PM over his silence on the issue and urged him to ensure that Mr Gupta was sacked.

02 May 2018 1:01 AM

Party will provide free sanitary napkins if voted to power: Mahila Congress

Sushmita Dev claimed the BJP will not win a single seat in Meghalaya, and its similar promise of free sanitary napkins will not happen.

19 Feb 2018 8:29 AM

BJP trying to use money power, says Congress MP

The BJP has rubbished the allegations and claimed that it was a “drama” staged at the behest of Congress.

28 Oct 2017 6:40 AM

Congress to woo women to counter PM Modi

Party’s spin doctors working out strategies to cultivate women voters ahead of Guj polls.

08 Oct 2017 12:45 AM