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Tuesday, February 18, 2020



Across the Aisle: Those who are left behind

November 11, 2018 12:16 am

As long as Sardar Patel lived, he did not forgive the fanatics who killed Mahatma Gandhi (as Home Minister he had banned the RSS for 17 months), but both the RSS and the BJP have found it expedient to forget that chapter of history.

Gunman who shot congressman Steve Scalise had history of anti-GOP activity

June 15, 2017 3:27 pm

In the hours after the attack in Alexandria, Virginia, a picture began to emerge of a shooter with a mostly minor arrest record who worked as a home inspector and despised the Republican Party.

It's good to lose

December 10, 2013 2:55 am

Poll reverses could give Rahul the opportunity to remake the Congress.

Not consulted,may have suggested different successor: Amarinder

April 17, 2014 12:12 pm

A day after the baton of Punjab Congress was passed on to Gurdaspur MP Partap Singh Bajwa,outgoing president Captain Amarinder Singh said he was not consulted by the party on the name of his successor.

Prabhakar Kunte dead

August 16, 2012 2:16 am

Freedom fighter and Congressman Prabhakar Kunte,92,died in Mumbai on Wednesday.

Politics plays spoilsport,lovers quaff poison at MLAs' gate

May 07, 2012 7:16 pm

Young lovers were driven to desperation by supporters of a Congressman MLA.

The original Congressman

October 01, 2011 1:58 am

His son,filmmaker and cameraman Prashant recalled how “Dad was there when Gandhiji was shot dead at Birla House in 1948.

Vasant Sathe: The Congressman who always spoke his mind

September 24, 2011 3:07 am

Veteran Congress leader Vasant Sathe,86,died of heart attack in Gurgaon on Friday.

Somersault City

October 17, 2010 3:09 am

At Allahabad’s sports academy,where Ashish Kumar,India’s first Commonwealth gymnAstics winner,trained,children troop in at 4.30 in the morning to learn a sport that the city has begun to embrace

'Tim Roemer to be nominated as US Ambassador to India'

April 17, 2009 12:22 pm

Tim Roemer,a former Democrat Congressman,will be nominated for the next US Ambassador to India,the prestigious US Foreign Policy magazine has said.