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Sonia Gandhi: Indian politician
Sonia Gandhi is an Indian politician. She is the president of the Indian National Congress, the left-of-centre political party, which has governed India for most of its post-independence history. She took over as the party leader in 1998, seven years after the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, her husband and a former Prime Minister of India, and remained in office until 2017 after serving for twenty-two years. She returned to the post in 2019 after her son, Rahul Gandhi, resigned.

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Sonia Gandhi's book shelf has volume on religious conversions? Fact Check | Oneindia News [Video]

Sonia Gandhi's book shelf has volume on religious conversions? Fact Check | Oneindia News

A viral picture is being shared online that shows Congress President Sonia Gandhi in a frame and the book shelf behind her appears to have a tome on religious conversions. A close look at the shelf..

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Black fungus to be notified as epidemic | Mucormycosis challenge | Oneindia News [Video]

Black fungus to be notified as epidemic | Mucormycosis challenge | Oneindia News

With mucormycosis adding to the health woes across states amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the Union Health Ministry has urged states and union territories to make the infection a notifiable disease under..

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Delhi Govt sends SOS to Centre, 'Covaxin shots to last a day, Covidshield 3-4 days'| Oneindia News [Video]

Delhi Govt sends SOS to Centre, 'Covaxin shots to last a day, Covidshield 3-4 days'| Oneindia News

Delhi Govt says 'only enough Covaxin to last only a day and Covishield enough for around four days, in an SOS to the Centre. Sonia Gandhi on Monday demanded that the party take note of serious..

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Modi govt has no empathy for Indians: Sonia Gandhi on COVID crisis [Video]

Modi govt has no empathy for Indians: Sonia Gandhi on COVID crisis

Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on May 07 slammed Central government over the management of the current COVID situation in the country. She said India is "crippled by a political leadership..

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Congress workers storm Mumbai food store over ad 'mocking' Sonia, Rahul [Video]

Congress workers storm Mumbai food store over ad 'mocking' Sonia, Rahul

Congress workers held a protest at the Mumbai office of Storia Foods on April 27 over the company's recent advertisement allegedly mocking Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. Congress..

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Congress alleges ‘preferential treatment’ to some states by Centre | Covid [Video]

Congress alleges ‘preferential treatment’ to some states by Centre | Covid

Congress President Sonia Gandhi said the government must reconsider its priority for vaccine candidates by reducing the immunization age to 25 years and above as also all younger persons with at-risk..

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Sonia Gandhi asks Centre to lower COVID-19 vaccine age eligibility to 25 [Video]

Sonia Gandhi asks Centre to lower COVID-19 vaccine age eligibility to 25

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across the country, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi asked Centre to lower the COVID vaccine age eligibility to 25 and above. "India has already..

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'BJP ruled states receiving preferential treatment of medical equipment', alleges Sonia Gandhi [Video]

'BJP ruled states receiving preferential treatment of medical equipment', alleges Sonia Gandhi

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across India, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi alleged that BJP ruled states have been receiving preferential treatment in terms of medical equipment...

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Indira Hridayesh's contribution to Congress will be treasured, cherished: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday condoled the demise of the leader of Opposition in the Uttarakhand assembly, Indira Hridayesh, and said she leaves behind a legacy of public service. In her..
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Revamp state unit; suitably accommodate Sidhu: Congress panel on Punjab infighting submits report to Sonia Gandhi


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Punjab Congress crisis: Amarinder Singh says meeting with panel was pre-poll discussion

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh who on Friday appeared before a three-member panel tasked by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, said the meeting was part of party's internal discussions..
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5-member Congress Committee submits initial reports to Sonia Gandhi on recent assembly polls debacle


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Congress, 11 other opposition parties back farmers’ stir on May 26

A joint statement by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, former PM H D Deve Gowda, NCP chief Sharad Pawar and CMs Mamata Banerjee, Uddhav Thackeray, M K Stalin and Hemant Soren said the Union government..
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Let Ayushman cover black fungus: Sonia Gandhi


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Assure supply of medicines for black fungus: Sonia Gandhi to PM Modi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure the assured supply of essential​ medicines for the treatment of mucormycosis (black fungus) and cost-free care..
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Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi, seeks free education for kids orphaned during pandemic


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Sonia Gandhi took note of 'Saamana' view on Assembly polls: Shiv Sena


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Stop ‘misleading’ people on Covid, JP Nadda writes to Sonia Gandhi

Urging Congress not to weaken the country’s fight against Covid-19, BJP chief JP Nadda on Tuesday wrote to Sonia Gandhi, saying topmost Congress leaders, including Rahul Gandhi, would be remembered..
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Nadda's letter to Sonia Gandhi sign of arrogance: Congress


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JP Nadda writes to Sonia Gandhi, urges not to weaken country’s fight against Covid

Urging that the Congress should not weaken the country’s fight against Covid-19, BJP chief JP Nadda on Tuesday wrote a letter to Sonia Gandhi, saying former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will be..
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Centre left Covid vaccination to states: Sonia Gandhi

"In past four weeks, Covid-19 situation has become even more catastrophic. Governance failures have become even starker. Scientific advice has been willfully ignored and the country is paying a..
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Need to draw lessons from serious setbacks in polls, put house in order: Sonia Gandhi


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Need to take note of serious setbacks in assembly polls, draw lessons: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said the party has to take note of its serious setbacks in assembly polls, and face the reality to draw the right lessons. Sonia further said that she intends..
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Congress performance in assembly elections disappointing: Sonia Gandhi

"The Congress working committee (CWC) is meeting shortly to review the results but it goes without saying that we as a party collective must draw appropriate lessons from this setback in a spirit of..
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Covid battle transcends political differences: Sonia Gandhi

The Covid battle transcends political differences and everyone has to fight it together as a nation, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said at a meeting of the Congress Parliamentary Party on Friday. The..
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Sonia Gandhi chairs meeting of party MPs to discuss pandemic situation

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday chaired a meeting of all party MPs from the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha to assess the situation arising out of the second wave of Covid-19 and evolve a political..
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Sonia Gandhi to discuss Covid-19 situation with party MPs


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Time to wake up & fulfil duties: Sonia Gandhi


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Evolve political consensus on national policy to tackle Covid surge: Sonia Gandhi to Centre


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Covid-19: Vaccine policy discriminatory, Sonia Gandhi writes letter to PM Modi

In a letter to to the Prime Minister, the Congress chief alleged that the new vaccine policy implies that the central government has abdicated its responsibility of providing free vaccine to all..
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Covid has hit with fury; despite a year to prepare, we were caught off guard again: Sonia Gandhi

Accusing the Modi government of "gross unpreparedness" and "adhocism" in dealing with the Covid-19 crisis, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday made a slew of suggestions to the Centre to deal..
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Congress top brass meets virtually to discuss Covid-19 situation in country

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting, chaired by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, was attended by former party chief Rahul Gandhi, general secretaries, other permanent invitees and state..
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Why Rahul Gandhi didn't campaign in first 4 phases? Bengal Congress didn't need his services, says party's observer

Congress's senior observer in West Bengal BK Hariprasad has said in case the Samyukta Morcha, which includes the Left, Congress and the Indian Secular Front (ISF), wins the maximum number of seats in a..
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'Allow vaccination of people based on need instead of age': Sonia Gandhi writes to PM Modi


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Empty boasts, rhetoric won't succeed against Covid-19: P Chidambaram targets Centre

With several states reporting shortages of Covid-19 vaccines, Congress has been questioning the Centre's inoculation strategy. In a recent meeting with Chief Ministers in Congress-ruled states and..
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Sonia: Modi govt compromising Covid fight for PR

A day after Rahul Gandhi sought an immediate ban on the export of Covid vaccines, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday reiterated the demand while accusing the Modi government of compromising..
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Sonia Gandhi reviews efforts to tackle Covid-19 in Congress-ruled states

Addressing a virtual meeting with the chief ministers of the Congress-ruled states and ministers of the party in states where it is in power in alliance with others, she said the priority should be to..
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There’s national unity on countering Reds: Sonia Gandhi


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Never said Sharad Pawar should replace Sonia Gandhi as UPA chairperson: Sanjay Raut


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Mamata Banerjee's letter to non-BJP leaders symbolises her 'despair': Javadekar

In a letter to the non-BJP leaders including Congress chief Sonia Gandhi released by the Trinamool Congress(TMC) on Wednesday, Banerjee said the time has come for a "united and effective" struggle..
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Mamata writes to oppn leaders: 'Must unite against BJP's plan of one-party authoritarian rule'

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday wrote a letter to senior opposition leaders including Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar and Arvind Kejriwal, urging them to band together for a "united..
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Amid Maharashtra crisis NCP's Supriya Sule meets Sonia

This is first-ever meeting of any leader of the NCP with Sonia Gandhi since the bribery allegation surfaced against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh.
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Ravneet Bittu to assume charge as leader of Congress in Lok Sabha temporarily

Congress MP from Ludhiana Ravneet Singh Bittu would function as the leader of the Congress party in Lok Sabha for the remaining part of the Budget session of Parliament, sources said on Thursday...
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Sonia Gandhi calls Stalin, settles for 25 assembly seats

It took a call from Congress president Sonia Gandhi to DMK president M K Stalin on Saturday night to bring the meandering seat-sharing talks between the two sides to a logical end. DMK and Congress on..
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Kerala's social harmony under stress; new development strategy needed, says Sonia Gandhi

Kerala's social harmony and amity have come under stress and strain, Congress President Sonia Gandhi said on Tuesday as she advocated for a new development strategy for strengthening the bonds of..
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HC seeks reply from Sonia, Rahul, others on Swamy's plea to lead evidence in National Herald case

The Delhi high court Monday sought responses of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul and others accused in the National Herald case, on a plea by BJP MP Subramanian Swamy seeking to lead evidence..
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PM must come out of A/C cars to feel pain of common man: Robert Vadra on fuel price hike

Robert Vadra, businessman and son-in-law of Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi, on Monday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi over fuel price hike and said that he should come out from..
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Sonia Gandhi urges all party workers, volunteers to help people of disaster-hit Uttarakhand

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday urged all party workers and volunteers to help the people hit by a massive glacier break-off in Uttarakhand's Joshimath in the relief and rescue efforts.
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Bengal Congress writes to Sonia Gandhi, seeks nod for talks with Siddiqui-led ISF for alliance


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New Congress chief in June: CWC after spat

The Congress Working Committee (CWC) overpowered resistance from a group of seniors to set June-end as the deadline for electing a full-time party president who will take over the reins from interim..
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Sonia says govt shown shocking insensitivity on farmers' issue, terms consultations a charade

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday launched a fierce attack on the Centre over the farmers' agitation and said the government has shown "shocking insensitivity and arrogance going through the..
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National security thoroughly compromised, govt's silence is deafening: Sonia Gandhi on Arnab leaks

Silence from the government's side on what has been revelead has been defeaning, said Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday referring to the purported WhatsApp chats of Republic TV editor-in-chief..
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Sonia Gandhi to hold meeting with party general secretaries, in-charges on farmers issue

According to sources, a virtual meeting has been called to discuss the situation and to chalk out a strategy to support farmers protests. Congress has been in support of the farmers in their movement..
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Sonia slams govt over fuel price hike & farmer stir, says country standing at crossroads

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday attacked the Modi government over the ongoing farmer agitation and the hike in fuel prices, and said the country is today standing at the crossroads for the..
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Narendra Modi 'earned and achieved' prime ministership: Pranab Mukherjee in memoir

The decisive mandate the BJP got in two consecutive general elections in 2014 and 2019 indicated voters' preference for political stability, according to late former president Pranab Mukherjee, who..
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Benami assets case: I-T officials at Robert Vadra residence to record statement

A team of income tax department officials on Tuesday reached the residence of Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, for the second consecutive day to record his statement in..
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Still time for Modi govt to repeal farm laws, follow ''raj dharma": Sonia Gandhi

Despite rains and the ongoing cold wave across North India, farmers stood strong at Delhi borders and continued their protest on Sunday.
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First time such arrogant government in power, must withdraw farm laws unconditionally: Sonia Gandhi

In a scathing attack on the Centre over the farmers' protests, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said that for the first time since independence such an "arrogant" government has come to power..
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