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'US only now chose its first woman VP, while India elected woman PM 50 years ago'

IndiaTimes Friday, 20 November 2020
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday paid tributes to former prime minister and her grandmother the late Indira Gandhi and said while the US has for the first time elected a woman Kamala Harris as Vice President, India had chosen Indira Gandhi to be Prime Minister 50 years ago.
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A Kansas woman is set to be executed for cutting an unborn child out of a Missouri woman’s womb. She’d be the first woman to be executed by the federal government in 67 years. But one friend says the Lisa Montgomery she knows doesn’t deserve the death penalty.

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Congress not even winning gram panchayat election because of Pappu's political parpanch [Video]

Congress not even winning gram panchayat election because of Pappu's political parpanch

Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slammed Congress over Rahul Gandhi and Priyank Gandhi's massive protest over farm laws. He did it because of Rahul Gandhi's political 'parpanch'. Congress workers on January 15 protested against Centre government as part of the party's nationwide agitation to express solidarity with the ongoing farmers' protest against the three new farm laws. The workers marched towards the Punjab Raj Bhawan for the gherao but were stopped by the police.

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‘Farm laws meant to finish farmers’: Rahul, Priyanka join Congress’ protest [Video]

‘Farm laws meant to finish farmers’: Rahul, Priyanka join Congress’ protest

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday along with Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, led the protest to show solidarity with the farmers' agitation against the farm laws by gheraoing the Raj Niwas in the capital. They also met Congress party Member of Parliaments who were protesting against the three farm laws at Jantar Mantar. Bhupinder Singh Mann, National President of Bharatiya Kisan Union recused himself from a four-member committee appointed by the Supreme Court on the farm laws. Speaking on the matter, Rahul Gandhi said, "Have you ever heard about the word Maya? Everything is Maya, media-created Maya and this myth will soon end. Just wait and watch what will happen the day this Maya will end." Congress Party held protests across the country demanding a repeal of the farm laws brought by the Central government, against which farmer organisations have been protesting at the various borders of Delhi for 50 days now. Watch the full video for more details.

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PM Modi doesn't respect farmers, says Rahul Gandhi [Video]

PM Modi doesn't respect farmers, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met party MPs, who are protesting against the three farm laws at Jantar Mantar on January 15. While speaking to mediapersons, Rahul said, "The three (farm) laws have been brought to finish the farmers. If we don't stop this now, it will continue to happen in other sectors too. Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not respect the farmers. The farmers will neither deter nor fear."

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Have inputs of 'unwanted elements' in crowd: Khattar on presence of 'Khalistan' in 'Delhi Chalo' protest [Video]

Have inputs of 'unwanted elements' in crowd: Khattar on presence of 'Khalistan' in 'Delhi Chalo' protest

Indicating Khalistani angle in the farmers' protest against three new farm laws, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on November 28 claimed presence of some "unwanted elements" in the protest that has swept the national capital and surrounding regions. Khattar alleged that these "unwanted elements" in some videos could be heard saying "jab Indira Gandhi ko ye kar sakte hain, to Modi ko kyu nahi kar sakte" (When we could [assassinate] Indira Gandhi, then why not Modi). "We have inputs of some such unwanted elements in crowd. We have reports, will disclose once it's concrete. They raised such slogans. In videos they said 'jab Indira Gandhi ko ye kar sakte hain, to Modi ko kyu nahi kar sakte'," Khattar told media persons in Gurugram. Thousands of farmers, mainly from Punjab, have started 'Delhi Chalo' protest against centre's three farm laws with many of them standing on border areas of the national capital. A protesting group was allowed by Delhi Police on November to settle at the Nirankari Samagam Ground in Burari area.

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Golden State Warriors Honor Kamala Harris With Moving Video for 'MVP' [Video]

Golden State Warriors Honor Kamala Harris With Moving Video for 'MVP'

Vice President Harris is from Oakland, California. She's also a well-known Warriors fan.

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Election of Kamala Harris historic, will cement ties between India-US: White House

The US on Friday hailed the long bipartisan and successful relationship with India and said that Indian-American Kamala Harris as vice president further cements..
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Inauguration Special: Tom Hanks Hosts, Katy Perry Closes the Day With "Fireworks" | THR News [Video]

Inauguration Special: Tom Hanks Hosts, Katy Perry Closes the Day With "Fireworks" | THR News

Tom Hanks hosted a star-packed event titled 'Celebrating America' on Wednesday night to close inauguration day and honor the new administration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.

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MP Police opens water cannons on protesting Congress workers [Video]

MP Police opens water cannons on protesting Congress workers

Madhya Pradesh Police used water cannons to disperse protesting Congress workers in Bhopal who were taking out a march in support of the farmers on January 23 in Bhopal. The march was from Jawahar Chowk to Raj Bhavan.

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Some GOP lawmakers are defying Capitol security measures [Video]

Some GOP lawmakers are defying Capitol security measures

US Capitol Police are investigating an incident in which Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD) was stopped from bringing a concealed gun onto the House floor, sources told CNN, the first time a member of Congress has been discovered with a firearm by the metal detectors now set up outside the legislative chamber. CNN’s Sunlen Serfaty reports the decision to require members of Congress to walk through metal detectors has further inflamed tensions on Capitol Hill.

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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..
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