Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar today alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi "feared" the "transformed image" of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi due to which the BJP was raking up old issues such as Bofors to "defame" the Gandhi family.
A report in The Indian Express quotes party sources saying that the Mullappally Ramachandran-headed central election authority, which oversees conduct of the organisational polls, has submitted multiple schedules to the Congress president.
The CWC had earlier held a meeting on October 24 to discuss Rahul's elevation, however it sought 15-days to formally announce the decision.
This would clear the decks for the elevation of party vice president Rahul Gandhi to take over as the next chief. The date of organisational poll is December 8 and counting is on December 11. Though Sonia will step down as party chief, she is not expected to withdraw from politics altogether with some sections in the Congress seeing her playing a role in negotiations and coordination with non-NDA parties.
After which, as per reports, the Congress president and party vice-president were asked to file their reply to the plea on July 22. While he is unlikely to sideline party seniors- though there is unease among the veterans over what the transition will mean for them- younger leaders associated with him are likely to gain prominence.
The CWC can also expect to look in the Gujarat elections but it would be peripheral.
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Global benchmark Brent crude futures gained 0.2 percent to $62.04 per barrel, adding $0.15 more to its last close of $61.87. The recent gains recorded by global oil prices have slipped as the commodity has lost more than $2 in seven days.
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No injuries have been reported as of yet and it is unclear how many people were inside the building when the blaze started. The fire broke out about 3:00pm on Friday (local time) in a six-storey building in Harlem, according to the New York Post.
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BJP gives ticket to 36 more for Gujarat poll
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) on Friday announced its first list of 70 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections. The proposal given by the Congress has not touched 49 percent reservation for SC, ST and OBC which exists in the state.
Parimpora militant too killed in shootout
Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti regretted the death of the officer and said violence was no means to achieve any goal. The officer said that Mugees was presently affiliated with Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind led by Zakir Musa.
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