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24 May, 2018 6:28 PM Cong asks CM to reduce fuel tax

Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) has blamed TRS government for Telangana having the highest petrol prices among 23 other States in the country. At a press conference here on Thursday, chief spokesperson Sravan Dasoju alleged that the State government was taking advantage of Prime Minister Narender Modi’s pro-oil firms policy by covertly imposing 37

14 May, 2018 4:31 PM Modi govt. fooling people, says Rahul

Karnataka finishes voting, fuel prices rise to a four-year high, tweets Cong. chief Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the Modi government of “fooling the people” by increasing fuel prices immediately after polling in Karnataka. Echoing the Congress chief, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said that Karnataka elections were only an “interval 56

5 May, 2018 6:19 PM Cong. to not contest Bhandara-Gondia

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that his party would not contest the Bhandara-Gondia Lok Sabha bypoll later this month. The vice president of Maharashtra unit of Congress and former MP from this constituency, Nana Patole, had staked a claim on this seat after senior NCP leader Praful Patel had declared that NCP would field a candidate 52

23 April, 2018 8:07 AM Cong. on path to win 130 seats, says CM

The BJP’s “Mission 150” was deflated in the Nanjangud and Gundlupet by-elections last year which the Congress won and the latter is now on its way to win 130-plus seats in the ensuing Assembly elections, according to Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. He told reporters before leaving for campaigning in Varuna constituency on Monday that apparently it seems 56

16 April, 2018 7:23 AM Siddaiah yet to take primary membership of Cong

Retired IAS officer Siddaiah, who has been chosen as the Congress candidate from Sakleshpur in the coming Assembly elections, is yet to take primary membership of the party. He is expected to take the membership later today after submitting his resignation to the government committees he has been part of. Later in the evening he will reach Sakleshpur 35

9 April, 2018 6:22 AM Cong to protest against govt's failure today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will lead a protest at the Raj Ghat here today as part of a nationwide "fast" of the party to protest against the Narendra Modi government and non-functioning of Parliament. Congress workers will hold a day-long fast at all state and district headquarters to protest against the BJP government and promote communal harmony 43

8 April, 2018 6:40 PM ‘Will Cong. make Bengaluru India’s second capital?’

Does Bengaluru qualify to become the second capital of the country? Yes, according to an industrialist, who participated in an interaction with AICC president Rahul Gandhi here on Sunday. Industrialist Sampath Raman asked the Congress president if he was willing to include the proposal to make Bengaluru the second capital. “Bengaluru requires at least 51

5 April, 2018 1:44 AM Cong. workers slam leaders for delay in candidate selection

‘Clear confusion over contestant for Karkala Assembly seat’ Some workers of the Congress blamed the top leaders for the delay in choosing the candidate for Karkala Assembly Constituency for the forthcoming Assembly elections. Addressing presspersons here on Wednesday, Daniel Ranger, Congress party worker, said that the party high command should clear 42

1 April, 2018 6:29 PM Adilabad Cong. leaders felicitate Digvijaya Singh

A delegation of Congress leaders from Adilabad District Congress Committee on Sunday met AICC general secretary and senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh at Ghansor village in Shivni district of Madhya Pradesh and felicitated him in connection with the latter’s Narmada Parikrama with his spouse. The delegation comprised DCC working president Naresh 26

24 March, 2018 6:43 AM Belur Cong. MLA Rudresh Gowda dies in Bengaluru hospital

Congress MLA Y.N. Rudresh Gowda, who suffered a heart attack on Friday, died in a private hospital in Bengaluru on Saturday. He was 63. The two-time MLA from Belur Assembly constituency is a popular personality in Hassan. He is survived by wife M.N. Keerthana, a daughter, besides his brothers and hundreds of followers in the constituency. Rudresh Gowda 40