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Congress fields Manish Tewari from Anandpur Sahib, Selja from Ambala

The decision was firmed up during the day itself at a meeting Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had with senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel.

PM Modi should speak up: Kumari Selja on student suicide

Addressing a press conference here today, Selja said the BJP government was trying to protect themselves from the incident.


‘We need to reinvent... but Rahul, Sonia not responsible for defeat’

In this Idea Exchange, senior Congress leader Kumari Selja lays blame solely at Hooda’s door for the defeat in Haryana

Dictum & Diaspora: Kumari Selja isn't India's enemy; the abhorrent caste system is

One must admit that the successive Congress and the BJP regimes have done little to fight the caste system.

At Dwarka temple, priests say ‘deeply hurt’ by caste row

“There are around 300 purohits here... We have divided caste groups among ourselves. In order to know whose yajman (host or client) a devotee is, we need to know his caste. This is our arrangement," a purohit said.

Wanted to say some things haven’t changed for 5,000 years: Cong's Kumari Selja

Jaitley cites Selja's praise in temple visitors’ book; Goyal calls her allegation ‘manufactured discrimination’; Cong disrupts Rajya Sabha


Back on warpath as govt challenges Selja

The Upper House plunged into turmoil after the government, led by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, chose to counter a statement made by senior Congress leader Kumari Selja on Monday.

RS MP Parimal Nathwani says asking caste in holy shrine customary

Members of the Treasury benches had objected to the Selja's allegation who was backed by Congress leaders in the Rajya Sabha on Monday.

HC strikes off harsh court remarks against Kumari Selja and Ambika Soni

'The Supreme Court has advised courts to exercise sobriety and to refrain from usage of harsh words and intemperate language,' noted the bench.

‘Suitable bungalow’ for Selja: Delhi HC sets Friday deadline

Rajya Sabha MP and former Union minister Kumari Selja Monday informed Delhi High Court that the bungalows offered to her so far by the government as alternate accommodation were not suitable, adding that she wanted a single-storey bungalow. The bench of justices Pradeep Nandrajog and Rajiv Shakdher has asked the Centre to look for a […]

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Jat quota: Congress criticises PM Modi for being silent

New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): Congress leader Kumari Selja on Sunday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining silent over the agitation in Haryana by Jats, demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions. Selja added that despite being present in the country, it seems PM Modi is not here. Another Congress leader Ashok Tanwar appealed to the Jat community to maintain peace and allow the system to function normally.Meanwhile, another Congress leader Kiran Chaudhary alleged that few unsocial elements are trying to pollute the atmosphere, adding that they are spreading the violence under a conspiracy.

Congress dubs Hyderabad student suicide as murder

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Calling the suicide of the Hyderabad Dalit student as murder, Congress leader Kumari Selja on Tuesday said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has always stood for the problems of poor people. She added that it was useless to expect any action from Prime Minister (PM) Modi as he has kept himself away from the matter.