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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses party workers at J&K Pradesh Congress Committee office in Srinagar, on 10 August 2021 | PTI

J&K statehood should be restored before holding assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi says

Gandhi, who is in Srinagar to inaugurate the new Congress Bhawan, said that when his party was in power, it tried to unite the country but the BJP believes in divisive ideology.
A host of opposition leaders, including Trinamool Congress' Derek O'Brien, RJD's Lalu Yadav and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, were among those who attended a dinner party hosted by Kapil Sibal in New Delhi on 9 August 2021 | ANI

Opposition talks unity & Congress revival to counter BJP at Kapil Sibal’s ‘birthday dinner’

Kapil Sibal, who just turned 73, hosts opposition leaders for a birthday dinner at his residence where primary topic of discussion is unifying parties against BJP.
File photo of K Chandrashekhar Rao | Facebook/@trspartyonline

Telangana politics now revolves around Dalits & KCR triggered the change. Here’s why

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has announced a Dalit Bandhu scheme that promises Rs 10 lakh in cash to each SC family. 
File photo of Sanjay Raut | Twitter @ANI

Uddhav & Sonia have direct line of communication, says Sena’s Sanjay Raut, denies cracks in MVA

Sanjay Raut, 59, a Rajya Sabha member of Shiv Sena, is currently in Delhi for the ongoing monsoon session, which ends Friday.

AAP accuses Mahendra Singh of corruption in Jal Jeevan Mission; UP minister denies charges

AAP MP Sanjay Singh accused UP minister for Jal Shakti of giving contract worth crores to a rejected company and procuring water supply at 40% higher rate than standard tender.
JD(U) leaders Rajiv Ranjan Singh aka Lalan Singh (left), and RCP Singh; RJD leader Tej Pratap Yadav | Photos via Twitter/PTI

Message from Patna poster wars: Caste trouble for Nitish, Tej Pratap ’embarrassment’ for RJD

While a Tej Pratap Yadav poster left out brother Tejashwi, the JD(U) poster war has highlighted fault-lines between party president Lalan Singh & Union minister RCP Singh.
A view of the Lok Sabha during the Monsoon Session of Parliament, in New Delhi, on 6 August 2021 | PTI

Lok Sabha adjourned thrice amid Opposition uproar over Pegasus, other issues

Centre's move to introduce bills in the house was strongly opposed by opposition leaders who had has been demanding discussion on the alleged snooping by the govt among other issues.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee | Photo: ANI

Mamata accuses Amit Shah of attacks on nephew Abhishek Banerjee, TMC activists in Tripura

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee alleged that such attacks would not have been possible without 'active support' of the Union home minister and said Tripura Police were 'mute spectators'.
Opposition parties meet in the Parliament chambers of Mallikarjun Kharge, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, in New Delhi on 9 August 2021 | Congress | Twitter

OBC bill helps break monsoon session logjam as opposition agrees to support it in Parliament

OBC bill is slated to be tabled in Parliament Monday. Given that several states are set to go to polls next year, parties are keen to back a law that helps the backward class.
File photo of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi | Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

Day after Rahul’s Twitter account ‘temporarily locked’, Congress trends ‘I too am Rahul’

Several Congress leaders have also tweeted screenshots and photographs of Rahul Gandhi meeting the family of a Dalit girl who died after being allegedly raped in Delhi. 
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