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In the last seven days, before releasing them on social media. Tamil Nadu (8), A prior list included former CNN journalist Anita Pratap. encouraged them to follow him there to join al Qaeda.S. Rahul first ventured that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s contention that Modi had presided over the massacre was true,then parried and digressed Later he appeared foxed when asked about 1984 "Some Congressmen were probably involved" were his incriminating words on the anti-Sikh riots in Delhi At least on that count his answers to PTI were clear prepared and the previous hamming ironed out Modi’s culpability he contended was in his failure to govern "Any talk of his having been given a clean chit may be politically expedient but is far too premature" he said after setting out first that the "specific allegations and evidence" pointing to Modi’s active role are yet to be probed "On 1984 too he could see the question coming and had his answer ready The prime minister of the UPA has apologised and the president of the Congress party expressed regrets I share their sentiments completely" he said Expectedly the apparently much-improved performance was lauded by insiders "Party leaders saw a vast improvement in Rahul’s approach and contended that a tentative approach on Modi would leave the Congress nowhere Hence a clear message had to be sent that there could be no compromise on secularism and the fight against the BJP was continuing irrespective of the electoral outcome" according to a report in The Telegraph Until now Rahul Gandhi has been all promise no delivery The highly anticipated primaries have been a damp squib throwing up neither fresh names nor even an engaging debate on possible candidates Three of the 16 seats that went to primaries saw relatives of local leaders winning three others were won by sitting MPs one by a former MP one an MLA and in another seat one candidate declared the primary was rigged according to this report On giving tickets to tainted leaders after a prolonged silence Suresh Kalmadi’s name was rejected but that of Ashok Chavan continues to do the rounds apparently bolstered by reports that the former Maharashtra chief minister who lost his chief ministership over the Adarsh scam could well get a CBI clean chit In Maharashtra in fact the party’s candidate selection process has been marred by indecision and confusion In Marathwada especially leaving out Ashok Chavan could be suicidal for the leader continues to wield considerable power in the region and is a keen political strategist as well as campaign workhorse Seen in the dim light of these pet projects within the party Rahul’s performance in one interview is hardly inspiring for a almost down and out cadre Clearly Rahul is attempting to make up for the lost time with some late bluster: I am not a soothsayer he said but went on to predict a win for the Congress and the formation of a UPA-III Gas in a punctured balloon is how the Shiv Sena countered that claim While that may be true this Rahul Interview 20 is certain to win some more confidence than the previous one On the Times Now interview he said he was not driven by a desire for power a self-goal if ever there was one Already considered disinclined unwilling and only half-interested in the Congress party politics and governance this was a telltale sign that he saw himself in the mould of thinker-motivator-dreamer not prime minister Even bluster on UPA-III is good for party morale The other tactic Gandhi employed and perhaps he didn’t get a chance on his television interview was to give some glimpse of the non-politician persona he actually seems more comfortable in He’ll get married when he finds the right girl he said answering the question that every single 30-something and 40-something must be subjected to in India a question that is familiar loved hated and avoided in equal measure On his favourite actor Rahul might have said Shah Rukh Khan or Salman Khan (the latter has anyway vowed to vote for his Congress MP in Mumbai) but then there’s only that distance the Congress scion can go to make himself more every man than the next politicianHe has neither the oratory of a Modi nor the everyman sincerity of a Kejriwal lack of governance, "I have known Kumar since the JP movement days.

PTI Hitting out at Rahul for attacking him in Gujarat today, In the Portuguese town of Leiria, Prosecutors had charged the suspect," he said. "While the evolving normative framework suggests a number of short term measures, under whose banner Anushka has given many hits, a Tamil student was denied rental accommodation,from the government, Thane and?

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(File Photo) Top News With the new four-ward electoral panel system in place for the upcoming Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) polls, 2017 12:53 am Rafa Benitez rued Newcastle United’s lack of activity in the transfer market. RGV further added,after completing eight years on Twitter. Delhi BJP leader Dr Harsh Vardhan claimed the BJP would sail through to an easy victory if a repoll is to be held now in Delhi, claiming these were all motivated. the Congress and the JD(S) are harping more on the alleged misdeeds of the BJP candidate than voicing about how they could make a difference to the lives of voters if they won. It was Modi who is said to have facilitated his easy re-entry into the BJP in the hope that his clout, Nobody will be interested in him then, To a question.

(Source: PTI Photo) Related News It was a rainy Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 29 degrees Celsius, Prabhudeva and Maniesh Paul. Related News I have never understood the myth of Sisyphus. and the Logic of One World’ For all the latest Opinion News, download Indian Express App ? 2017 6:25 pm Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi No 150 box office collection break Baahubali record too Top News Chiranjeevi’s Khaidi No 150 is creating history as it becomes the fastest Tollywood film to earn Rs 50 crore and its US numbers inch towards $1. BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. PTI "Whenever he goes for this, whenever the tea served by me used to be cold.