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Ground-level workers want Sonia Gandhi to remain Congress president: Sachin Pilot

Amidst ongoing debates on Rahul Gandhi's elevation as the Congress president, Rajasthan PCC chief Sachin Pilot on Friday said the ground-level workers of the party still want Sonia Gandhi to lead the party.

1984 Sikh riots: US court sends summons to Amitabh Bachchan
1984 Sikh riots: US court sends summons to Amitabh Bachchan

The summons issued to Amitabh Bachchan by a federal court in Los Angeles in an alleged human rights violations case has been served on the superstar's Hollywood manager on Monday, according to a Sikh rights body.

Additional rehab package of Rs 5 lakh for 84' riot victims

An additional rehabilitation package of Rs 5 lakh each has been sanctioned for the 1984 Sikh riot victims, an official spokesman said.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Arunachal on February 20

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive here on February 20 on a day's visit to attend the Arunachal Pradesh Statehood Day celebrations at Indira Gandhi Park, officials said on Sunday.

Rahul's rally, roadshow 'remind' people of Indira Gandhi

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi's election campaign in the national capital on Wednesday triggered feelings of nostalgia among the elderly people, who said his speech and mannerisms evoked memories of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

Sub-inspector under me had removed Indira Gandhi's car: Kiran Bedi

It has long been presumed that Kiran Bedi had towed away late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's car in 1982 when she was in-charge of traffic police but the BJP's chief ministerial candidate today sought to end the controversy by saying it was a sub-inspector working under her who had removed the vehicle.

India is the only bridge between US and Russia: Kuldip Nayar

Veteran Indian journalist Kuldip Nayar has mingled and schmoozed with the notables in the political circuit. He has read the minds of strategists and penned down numerous covert incidents which would not have been revealed otherwise.

Veteran journalist BG Verghese dead

Veteran journalist BG Verghese, who in 1975 won the Ramon Magsaysay award for outstanding journalism, died in Gurgaon near here Tuesday. He was 87.

Watch: Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the original 'Aap Ki Adalat'-Part 2

Watch Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the original 'Aap Ki Adalat'

Watch: Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the original 'Aap Ki Adalat'

Watch Atal Bihari Vajpayee on the original 'Aap Ki Adalat'

Pranab’s ‘The Dramatic Decade – The Indira Gandhi Years’: Revealing but not explosive

The President, Pranab Mukherjee, has just inaugurated the first book in the intended trilogy of his political career on his 79th birthday. ‘The Dramatic Decade – The Indira Gandhi Years’ is a page turner published by Rupa and predictably throws some light on the controversial Emergency years.

Jawaharlal Nehru sought horoscope for Rajiv Gandhi?

BJP on Wednesday released a letter by Jawaharlal Nehru seeking a horoscope by a competent astrologer for Rajiv Gandhi soon after the birth of his grandson.

Rs 5 lakh relief each to kin of 1984 riot victims: Govt

An additional relief of Rs five lakh each to the kin of victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots has been approved by the government, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Presidents and VPs should be political persons: Pranab Mukherjee

 The offices of President and Vice-President should not be held by people other than politicians, feels incumbent President Pranab Mukherjee.

When Pranab got a "dressing down" from Indira Gandhi

New Delhi: Pranab Mukherjee contested the 1980 Lok Sabha elections much against the wishes of Indira Gandhi who gave him a "vociferous dressing down" for an "interminable span of time" after his defeat but he made a dramatic entry into the Union Cabinet despite the loss.

President's book 'The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years' has quiet online launch

President Pranab Mukherjee's book, caught pre-publication in a marketing controversy because its publishers signed an exclusive deal with an online retailer, had a quiet launch Thursday, the president's 79th birthday.

Indira was not aware of Emergency provisions: Pranab

New Delhi: The then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was not aware of the Constitutional provisions allowing for declaration of Emergency that was imposed in 1975 and it was Siddartha Shankar Ray who led her into the decision, says President Pranab Mukherjee.

PM Modi has not executed his power forcefully: Expert

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not executed his power forcefully despite being voted to power with an outright majority, a top American scholar said on Tuesday.

Threat to freedom of expression a threat to media: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the media to accept the challenges of threat to freedom of expression posed by certain quarters.

President Pranab Mukherjee pens book on Indira years

A book by President Pranab Mukherjee is set to hit stands this December, publishers said today.