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Gandhi loyalist Mallikarjun Kharge takes charge as Congress president, succeeds Sonia

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mallikarjun Kharge Wednesday took charge as the 98th Congress president succeeding the longest serving party chief Sonia Gandhi, in a formal materialising of the overhaul in the biggest opposition unit of the country.

Congress' love for Dalits a deception: Mayawati over Kharge's new role

Lucknow/UNI: Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati Thursday took a jibe at the election of Mallikarjun Kharge, a Dalit, as the Congress president and said the Congress love for Dalits is a deception.

Gandhi loyalist Mallikarjun Kharge new non-Gandhi Congress chief after rare presidential polls

For the first time in 24 years, the country's primary opposition party Congress found its non-Gandhi president in the form of 80-year-old Rajya Sabha MP from Karnataka, Mallikarjun Kharge, who won the inner-party elections for the top post Wednesday.

May he have a fruitful tenure ahead: Modi wishes newly elected Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge

New Delhi: Indian PM and country's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's top leader Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted Mallikarjun Kharge on being elected as Congress president and wished he has a 'fruitful tenure' ahead.

Mallikarjun Kharge set to become new Congress president

New Delhi/IBNS: For the first time in 24 years, the country's primary opposition party Congress is set to get its non-Gandhi president in the form of 80-year-old Rajya Sabha MP, Mallikarjun Kharge.

Mallikarjun Kharge becomes new Congress president

New Delhi:  Mallikarjun Kharge has won the poll to become the new president of the Congress party.

Congress presidential poll results today

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress, the country's oldest and primary opposition party, will get its first non-Gandhi president after 24 years as the counting of the presidential polls will be held Wednesday.

Congress presidential polls between two non-Gandhis underway; Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka cast votes

New Delhi/IBNS/UNI: The Congress presidential elections between two senior MPs outside the Gandhi family, Mallikarjun Kharge and Shashi Tharoor, are underway Monday as the country's oldest and prime opposition party is aiming to refurbish its organisation, eight years after being uprooted from power by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Congress presidential poll candidate Mallikarjun Kharge resigns as Rajya Sabha LoP

New Delhi/IBNS: Congress presidential poll candidate Mallikarjun Kharge resigned as the party's Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Rajya Sabha Saturday, media reports said.

Congress presidential elections: Mallikarjun Kharge joins race, Digvijaya Singh backs out

In a new twist to the upcoming presidential elections in the country's primary opposition party Congress, senior leader Mallikarjun Kharge Friday joined the high-voltage race which was signed out by former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijaya Singh.

Rahul Gandhi told me Congress chief should be non-Gandhi: Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister and the frontrunner to become the next Congress president, Ashok Gehlot, has revealed top leader Rahul Gandhi's wish to have a non-Gandhi as the party boss.

Congress presidential elections: Notification issued amid buzz over Gehlot-Tharoor fight

New Delhi/UNI: The notification for the election of the Congress president was issued Thursday, with a contest between two leaders likely after a gap of 22 years.

Congress presidential election: Ashok Gehlot calls meeting of party MLAs in Rajasthan tonight

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister and Gandhi family loyalist Ashok Gehlot, who will contest the Congress presidential election against another party veteran Shashi Tharoor, has called a meeting of party MLAs tonight at a time when his rival Sachin Pilot is away from town, said media reports.

7 Congress state units pass resolution seeking Rahul Gandhi's return as party chief

More state units of Congress are passing resolutions amplifying the chorus for Rahul Gandhi to return as the Congress president with the Rajasthan Congres unit leading the states in favour of the former party president.

We will pursue Rahul Gandhi, force him to return as Congress prez: Mallikarjun Kharge

Bengaluru: Rahul Gandhi, who has turned down the offer to be the Congress president, will be pursued to lead as he is the only party leader who has a national presence, senior Congress leader M Mallikarjun Kharge has said, media reported.