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POLITICS

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BJP, Congress, Rahul Gandhi, Opposition

How Mamata Banerjee plans to use TMC's rally to showcase Opposition unity

The rise of a Third Front is visible now. But what exactly this Front stands for, and against, isn't. Neither is the Congress' position therein.

POLITICS

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AAP, Narendra Modi, BJP, Lok Sabha polls 2019

Lok Sabha 2019 polls: Why regional parties are distancing themselves from the Congress

From Akhilesh-Mayawati to Mamata and AAP, why are state players suddenly giving Congress the cold shoulder?

VARIETY

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Rahul gandhi jokes, Congress, 10yearchallenge, Rahul Gandhi

Guess who's won the #TenYearChallenge: It's Rahul Gandhi, hands down!

From 'Pappu' to 'Param Pujya', Rahul has actually ridden the arc of the last ten years — and come out on top.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Rafale, Congress, BJP

If Rahul Gandhi is 'lying', the BJP has miserably failed to nail him

The BJP leadership's weak defence against the Congress president’s serious charges has cost the party dear. If Rahul gathers steam and the BJP loses some, it could well see 2019 slipping from its grasp.

POLITICS

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Ram mandir, Congress, Pollution, Narendra Modi

Why the Ganga must become a political issue like Ram Mandir

As millions descend upon the Kumbh Mela, sadhus, activists and opposition leaders are raising questions over the government’s claims of a cleaner Ganga.

POLITICS

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Corruption, Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lutyens' Delhi

The toxic Lutyens’ consensus: Media, politics and power. Where does PM Modi fit in this?

Modi tried to change the Delhi idiom of corrupt power brokers, complicit media and politicians. He hasn’t succeeded. Yet.

POLITICS

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BJP, SP, BSP, Congress

Congress to fight alone in Uttar Pradesh: 5 reasons why not tying up with SP-BSP will help the party

The grand old party seems to have a shrewd plan for Uttar Pradesh, the grandest stage of Indian politics.

POLITICS

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Congress, AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, Sheila Dikshit

Can Sheila Dikshit challenge the might of Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP in Delhi?

Many experts believe the appointment of Dikshit is a reflection of the seriousness of Congress about winning back support in Delhi.

POLITICS

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Congress, Nirmala Sitharaman, Rafale row, Rahul Gandhi

Rafale debate: Rahul Gandhi may have bitten off more than he can chew

Is India’s feudal culture allowing dynasts like Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia and even a few from the BJP, to behave with impunity?

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, BJP, BSP

Why the Opposition's 'Grand Alliance' can be good news for the BJP

The politics of alliances is not only undesirable but also frequently, ill-fated. Then why do parties get into these?