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Gehlot opts out of Cong president race, Pilot meets Sonia; SC legalises abortion regardless of marital status; more

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has opted out of the Congress president race while Sachin Pilot today met party chief Sonia Gandhi this evening in Delhi.


Govt extends free ration scheme for 3 months: Welfare scheme or election revadi?

The Central govt has extended the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana for another three months.


Should Popular Front of India be banned?

Days after the major crackdown on the Popular Front of India's (PFI) top functionaries and workers, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday launched the second round of raids in eight states and Union Territories.


Rajasthan crisis: Are Gandhis losing control of Congress?

Amid the political drama in Rajasthan over the leadership change, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has asked party observers Mallikarjun Kharge and Ajay Maken to submit a written report about the crisis in the party's state unit latest by Tuesday.


Who will be next Rajasthan CM?

Rajasthan's Chief Minister Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has confirmed that he will be contesting the AICC presidential poll. And, if Gehlot becomes the party chief, then there will be a change of guard in Rajasthan. So, who will be the next CM of Rajasthan? Will it be Sachin Pilot? 


Rahul Gandhi drops out of Congress chief post race; Decoding high command culture; more

The top focus of this episode of News Today is on the Congress presidential elections and the high command culture in India's political parties. 


Gehlot meets Sonia Gandhi, says ready to take up any job party assigns him; Inside story of RSS's harmony meet; more

As suspense over the next Congress chief grows, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot today met Sonia Gandhi in Delhi and said he was ready to take up any job the party assigns him.


Is Congress set for non-Gandhi chief?

As suspense deepens over who will be the next Congress chief, Shashi Tharoor has thrown his hat into the polling fray. A non-Gandhi contest is likely between Ashok Gehlot and Shashi Tharoor.


UK bids final farewell to Queen Elizabeth II; Shashi Tharoor set to contest Congress president poll: Sources; more

 The UK bid final farewell to Queen Elizabeth II. She will be laid to rest next to her husband, Prince Philip. World leaders paid their tribute to Queen Elizabeth II.


Cheetah Reintroduction Programme: History being made or is it a big blunder?

Eight cheetahs are on their way to India from Namibia and PM Modi will release the cheetahs in Madhya Pradesh's Kuna National Park on his birthday tomorrow.


SCO Summit: Can India trust China and Pakistan?

PM Modi, who will attend the SCO Summit in Uzbekistan's Samarkand, is expected to hold bilateral talks with the presidents of Russia, Iran and Uzbekistan.


Operation Bengaluru Bribegate exposes Karnataka's commission raj

In this episode of News Today, watch India Today's special investigation Operation Bengaluru Bribegate that exposes commission raj in Bengaluru municipality.