RJD president Lalu Prasad's claim that Congress chief Sonia Gandhi called him up to extend her greetings on his release from Ranchi jail has led to speculation about possible pre-poll tie-up among RJD, Congress and LJP in Bihar. FULL ARTICLE AT Times of India
It is time to prepare for the 2014 national elections and there is no need for the Congress to "lose heart" over the party's loss in the recent four state assembly polls, party chief Sonia Gandhi said on Wednesday. FULL ARTICLE AT Times of India
RJD president Lalu Prasad on Wednesday said Congress chief Sonia Gandhi had expressed her greetings after his release from jail and pledged to work hard to forge an alliance of secular parties to drive away communal forces. FULL ARTICLE AT Times of India
Sonia Gandhi (Hindi: सोनिया गांधी; born Edvige Antonia Albina Maino in Lusiana, Italy on 9 December 1946) is the Italian-born President of the Indian National Congress and the widow of former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi. She also serves as the Chairperson of the ruling United Progressive Alliance in the Lok Sabha and the leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party.
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