Digvijaya Singh opts out of Cong prez race, to back Kharge

Digvijaya Singh to file nomination for Congress president

New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh Friday announced that he will not contest the party president's election and would instead propose the candidature of his senior Mallikarjun Kharge. He said he has worked for the Congress all his life and will continue to do so. "Kharge ji is my leader and my senior. I had asked him yesterday if he wanted to contest. He said no. I met him again today....

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Two Jaish militants killed in encounter in J-K’s Baramulla

Srinagar: Two local Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district Friday, police said. Two encounters broke out between the security forces and the militants in Shopian and Baramulla districts in the early hours of Friday, they added. A police official said the encounters began after the security forces launched cordon-and-search operations in the Chitragam area of Shopian and the Yedipora area...

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At least 19 dead, 27 injured in Kabul blast

Kabul: A Taliban-appointed spokesman for the Kabul police chief says 19 people were killed and 27 were wounded in a suicide bombing in a Shiite area of the Afghan capital. Khalid Zadran, the spokesman, says the explosion in the Dashti Barchi neighbourhood of Kabul took place Friday morning. The area is populated mostly by members of Afghanistan's minority Shiite community. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. The Islamic State...

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Mallikarjun Kharge to file nomination for Cong prez polls

Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge

New Delhi: Congress leader Pramod Tiwari Friday said his colleague Mallikarjun Kharge will file nomination for the party president's election. He said that he and P L Punia will be proposers for Kharge's candidature and Digvijaya Singh, who collected nomination papers Thursday, may not contest. Tiwari indicated that a consensus could be reached on who will take over the top party post from Sonia Gandhi. Kharge is likely to file his...

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Digvijaya Singh to file nomination for Congress president

Digvijaya Singh opts out of Cong prez race, to back Kharge

New Delhi: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh Friday announced that he will not contest the party president's election and would instead propose the candidature of his senior Mallikarjun Kharge. He said he has worked for the Congress all his life and will continue to do so. "Kharge ji is my leader and my senior. I had asked him...

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Mallikarjun Kharge to file nomination for Cong prez polls

New Delhi: Congress leader Pramod Tiwari Friday said his colleague Mallikarjun Kharge will file nomination for the party president's election. He said that he and P L Punia will be proposers for Kharge's candidature and Digvijaya Singh, who collected nomination papers Thursday, may not contest. Tiwari indicated that a consensus could be reached on who will take...

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