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State polls in sight, as Rahul visits Kerala  Feb 9, 8:42 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 9 (ANI): Congress vice-President Rahul Gandhi, who will begin his two-day visit to Kerala today, is set to meet party leaders to discuss strategies for the upcoming Assembly polls in the state.
Congress welcomes TRAI's decision on net neutrality  Feb 8, 6:08 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 8 (ANI): The Congress on Monday welcomed TRAI's decision on net neutrality, saying it was in tune with party vice-president Rahul Gandhi's call for a free internet all along.
Unknown Gunmen shots down Ghani's Security Guard in Afghanistan  Feb 8, 5:49 pm
Kabul, Feb.8 (ANI): The Security Guard of Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani was shot dead by unknown gunmen in Nangarhar province.
Odd-Even good for curbing traffic, useless for controlling pollution: Vadra  Feb 8, 4:43 pm
Noida, Feb. 8 (ANI): Being critical towards the Odd-Even scheme by the Delhi Government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra on Monday said that the initiative had been successful towards curbing traffic but had failed in controlling or bringing down the level of pollution in the national capital.
President Mukherjee pays floral tributes to Dr. Zakir Hussain  Feb 8, 3:33 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee paid floral tributes to former President Dr. Zakir Hussain on the occasion of his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan here today.
Rahul to begin two-day visit to Kerala tomorrow  Feb 8, 2:26 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 8 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will commence a two-day visit of Kerala from tomorrow. He will visit Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi.
BJP to take call on whether to go with or without SAD for Punjab polls  Feb 8, 1:09 pm
Amritsar, Feb.8 (ANI): Senior leaders of the Punjab unit of the BHaratiya Janata Party (BJP) have reportedly told party president Amit Shah to seriously consider snapping ties with the Prakash Badal-led Shiromani Akali Dalin the run-up to the 2017 state assembly polls.
Amit Shah meets UP BJP leaders in Delhi  Feb 7, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday held a meeting with his party leaders from Uttar Pradesh as efforts to firm up the party's strategy in the Samajwadi Party-ruled state which goes to polls next year.
No room for violence in 'ahimsa' loving Bihar: Lalu  Feb 7, 5:43 pm
Patna, Feb. 7 (ANI): Hitting out at the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) over assertions that the law and order situation was deteriorating in Bihar under the rule of the grand alliance, Rastriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday said that the opposition was trying the create the illusion of 'jungle raj' and asserted that the state had no room for violence.
Rahul Gandhi to sound Congress poll bugle in Kerala  Feb 7, 12:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day visit to Kerala beginning on Tuesday during which he is expected to review the party's strategy ahead of the upcoming state assembly polls.
Sonia Gandhi approves district Congress Committee presidents for Himachal  Feb 6, 9:40 pm
New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday approved the names of three district Congress Committee presidents for Himachal Pradesh.
Zimbawe President declares 'state of disaster' amidst drought  Feb 6, 5:15 pm
London, Feb.6 (ANI): Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, has declared a state of disaster in rural areas hit by a severe drought, as more than a quarter of the population faces food shortages.
Tamilisai Soundararajan gets second term as TN BJP chief  Feb 6, 5:09 pm
Chennai, Feb. 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu president Tamilisai Soundararajan will continue as the state party chief for another term.
Sonia Gandhi condoles passing away of noted cartoonist Sudhir Tailang  Feb 6, 3:59 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday condoled the passing away of noted political cartoonist Sudhir Tailang and said that his fearless commitment to the right to artistic expression will forever be etched in memory.
UN human rights chief arrives in Lanka to probe war crimes  Feb 6, 2:28 pm
Colombo, Feb.6(ANI):The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has arrived in Sri Lanka amid concerns that the country's President Maithripala Sirisena is backtracking on promises to investigate war crimes.
President's rule only option left for Bihar: Chirag Paswan  Feb 6, 2:06 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Condemning the murder of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Brijnath Singh, Chirag Paswan on Saturday said President's rule is the only option left for Bihar, considering its deteriorating law and order situation.
Swaraj inaugurates 'Rise of Digital India' in Lanka  Feb 6, 2:00 pm
Colombo,Feb 06(ANI): India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena today at the President's House in Colombo.
IFR 2016 has enabled us to work together to secure our seas, says President  Feb 6, 1:32 pm
Visakhapatnam, Feb.6 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee witnessed the International Fleet Review-2016 at Visakhapatnam on Saturday.
President inspects naval warships  Feb 6, 11:58 am
Vishakhapatnam, Feb. 6 (ANI): International Fleet Review (IFR) of the Indian Navy was held in Vishakhapatnam on Saturday morning.
President Mukherjee to inspect Navy`s fleet review  Feb 6, 8:43 am
Vishakhapatnam, Feb. 6 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, the supreme commander of the three defence forces, will inspect the International Fleet Review (IFR) here on Saturday.
Vice President concludes two-nation tour, calls visit positive  Feb 5, 9:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari returned to New Delhi on Friday after completing his five-day two-nation tour of South East Asia.
President Mukherjee to open annual 'Udyanotsav' on Feb. 11  Feb 5, 4:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will open the annual 'Udyanotsav' of the Rashtrapati Bhavan on February 11th in which tulips and primulas are the main attraction this year.
Attack on Tanzanian student: Strict action will be taken, says Rahul  Feb 5, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): "I 100 percent condemn this type of action, strict action should be taken, and it would be taken," said Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi when reporters sought his opinion regarding the attack on the Tanzanian girl student in Bengaluru.
Agricultural education in India must conform to global standards: President  Feb 5, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that agricultural education in India must conform to global standards, while speaking on the occasion of the 54th Convocation of Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI) here.