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He said that there were number of issues on which he differed from the leadership
The present crisis in Congress has brought a sidelined player, Ahmed Patel, to the centre stage.
The message should also go out that Congress as a party can survive without any family or individual.
The indefinite sit-in is staged to create pressure on Congress president Rahul Gandhi to rescind his decision to resign from the post of party president.
As a last-ditch move, Congress chief ministers are meeting Rahul Gandhi to impress upon him that he should continue as the president of the party.
WION has learnt that the purpose of the strike is to urge Rahul Gandhi to take back his resignation and make other senior leaders resign from their respective positions.
Broadly, it is turning out to be a fight against old guard and new guard within the Congress after the party's massive poll debacle
Indian liberal political parties have turned dynastic and conservative
India has stamped its ownership on Yoga and the credit definitely goes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Senior leaders are reticent to address the leadership issue in the open as they feel they can be targeted in the process but privately admit that it needs a quick resolution.
Congress is in shambles because Sonia Gandhi’s model of politics has collapsed with the generational shift in its core leadership.
Before the elections, Rahul Gandhi was taking most of the decisions
Party sources said there was no discussion on who will succeed Rahul Gandhi
The minority community leaders also thanked the Prime Minister for making a point to mention that the freedom struggle of 1857 was a common endeavour of all communities.
The scholarship to the students will ensure that it includes 50 per cent of girls in it