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Madhya Pradesh Congress chief slaps party worker


November 22nd, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 22 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Congress president Suresh Pachouri allegedly pushed and slapped a party worker at the Indore airport after he was mobbed by aspirants seeking nominations for the upcoming ... Read more...

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Upbeat Haryana Congress faces problem of plenty


September 2nd, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Sep 2 (IANS) Having sought early assembly polls in Haryana, the state's ruling Congress faces a peculiar problem now. There are too many leaders wanting a slice of ... Read more...

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For Punjab candidates, Rahul goes all the way (Poll Prattle)


April 12th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi is known to have helped young faces from Punjab get party nominations for the Lok Sabha polls. And now he will ... Read more...

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Congress selects Gujarat legislator to take on Advani


March 31st, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) The Congress party Tuesday released a list of eight candidates from Karnataka, Gujarat and Delhi for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, pitting legislator Suresh Patel against ... Read more...

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Congressmen avoid media after Alva debacle (Political prattle)


November 13th, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) It was a deserted Congress Party headquarters in New Delhi on Thursday.Usually bustling with party members and senior functionaries, the office was silent on Thursday. Most of ... Read more...

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Congress wastes no time in redistributing ‘Alva states’


November 12th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday quickly swung into action after dropping senior leader Margaret Alva from key positions in the party and distributed the states she was responsible for ... Read more...

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Congress shows Alva the door, party colleagues stay unmoved (Lead)


November 12th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Margaret Alva was Wednesday dropped from the post of general secretary as well the Congress Working Committee and the Central Election Committee on charges ... Read more...

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Congress accepts Margaret Alva’’s resignation


November 12th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): The Congress party on Wednesday accepted the resignation of its gneral secretary and Congress Working Committee (CWC) member Margaret Alva. The resignation was accepted on the basis of ... Read more...

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Congress shows Margaret Alva the door


November 12th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Margaret Alva was Wednesday dropped from the post of general secretary of the party as well as the Congress Working Committee and the Central ... Read more...

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Alva quits party post, Moily accuses her of indiscipline (Second Lead)


November 11th, 2008 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Congress leader Margaret Alva Tuesday resigned as general secretary of the party - and was immediately accused of indiscipline on the ground that she had gone public ... Read more...

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Congress mulling over Alva’’s resignation


November 11th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): The Congress party said on Tuesday that it is yet to decide on whether to accept or reject the resignation of party general secretary and Congress Working ... Read more...

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‘I forgive, but do not forget’ Hasina to party detractors


November 8th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Nov 8 (IANS) Former Bangladesh prime minister and Awami League (AL) chief Sheikh Hasina has offered to forgive those who turned 'reformers' while she was in jail, but has said she ... Read more...

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For BJP legislator Jolly, the number tells the dream (Political Prattle)


November 7th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) Some people wear their heart on their sleeves, but Delhi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Vijay Jolly does so on his car number plate. Go no ... Read more...

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