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Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress chief

Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress chief

Rahul Gandhi could be named head of India's opposition Congress Party within hours, a source said, shortly after he filed his candidacy for the role on Monday.

Indian note ban 'legalised plunder': ex-premier

Indian note ban 'legalised plunder': ex-premier

India's former prime minister said on Thursday the government's shock move to withdraw all high-value notes from circulation would slow growth in the world's fastest expanding major economy, calling it "legalised plunder".

India's Congress party rallies in show of defiance against Modi

India's Congress party rallies in show of defiance against Modi

India's opposition Congress party staged a show of defiance on Friday, with Sonia and Rahul Gandhi leading a rally and march to parliament.