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BJP`s Babul Supriyo calls Rahul Gandhi captain of `sinking ship`

NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Babul Supriyo on Saturday termed Congress President Rahul Gandhi as captain of the 'sinking ship'. Speaking to ANI, Minister of State (MoS) for Heavy ...

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In show of strength, NCP, Congress hold ‘Halla Bol’ rally

THE Opposition led by Congress and NCP Tuesday put up a show of strength near the legislature here with a 20,000-strong ‘Janakrosh Halla Bol Morcha’ ostensibly to protest “injustice to farmers” by ...

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Congress & NCP turn friends again, promise to fight 2019 polls together

Congress and NCP will fight the 2019 polls as an alliance, and will come to power, said former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan.

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Sharad pawar lashes out at Centre, state

As he turned 77, Nationalist Congress Party supremo Sharad Pawar, on Tuesday, took to the streets in the winter capital of Nagpur to lash out at the BJP-led governments at the Centre and in Maharas...

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Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan bats for open vote in Council polls

Following a suspected cross-voting by 25 legislators from the Congress and NCP in favour of BJP candidate Prasad Lad in the recent Legislative Council poll, Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Cha...

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Modi-critic BJP leader quits party, Lok Sabha; to share stage with Rahul Gandhi

Months after sparring with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, rebel Maharashtra BJP leader Nana Patole on Friday quit his Lok Sabha seat and the party. Patole, a former Congressman, said he would join R...

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Ashok Shankarrao Chavan (born 28 October 1958 (age 55)) was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. Chavan was sworn in on 8 December 2008, after his political party, the Indian National Congress and Vilasrao Deshmukh selected him to be Vilasrao Deshmukh's successor on 5 December 2008.