Nehru 125th birth anniversary: Congress plans grand finale in November
Tue, Sep 29, 2015

The Congress party has drawn up a committee headed by A K Antony to organise events to mark the culmination in November.

Amarinder can swing 2017 polls for Congress, Bajwa has not clicked: Manish Tewari
Mon, Sep 28, 2015

Tewari however, said Bajwa has had a long innings in the Congress and everyone had supported his elevation to state party chief’s post.

Congress asks Amarinder, Bajwa ‘not to harm party’
Wed, Sep 23, 2015

Congress general secretary in charge of Punjab Shakeel Ahmed told Amarinder and Bajwa not to make public statements against each other, saying that their “statements are not good for the health of the party.”

Attempting image makeover, Rahul Gandhi visits Banke Bihari temple, says I have changed
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

Immediately after his return from an eight-week sabbatical earlier this year, Rahul trekked to the Kedarnath shrine. And on Monday, he visited the temple town of Vrindavan on the day it celebrated Radha Ashtami.

Open war in Punjab Congress: Capt Amarinder singh to form new party, says Partap Singh Bajwa
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

Bajwa claimed the Captain is cozying up to the BJP because he is under pressure from the ruling party on the income tax probe.

Why Rahul Gandhi is suddenly obsessed with Narendra Modi
Tue, Sep 22, 2015

Rahul Gandhi has spoken in public three times in the last three days. And every time his focus has been the same: an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Pansare murder: Dabholkar kin question govt’s ‘silence’ on arrest
Mon, Sep 21, 2015

The Dabholkar family said the recent arrest of a suspect in connection with the Pansare murder has “once again bared the face of those who propagate and indulge in violence especially against individual crusaders”.

PM Modi believes in ‘Take in India’, not ‘Make in India’, says Rahul Gandhi
Mon, Sep 21, 2015

Once again hitting out at the Modi government, Rahul Gandhi said the Prime Minister is ready to meet experts and industrialists but engages with farmers only through his radio programme Mann Ki Baat.

Kerala Congress crisis reaches Sonia’s door
Sun, Sep 20, 2015

Kerala Conress chief Sudheeran conveyed to Sonia that he wants to continue the revamp of the organisation.

Time has come for upper castes, some dominant castes have hijacked benefits in UP: Jitin Prasada
Fri, Sep 18, 2015

Quota system needs a relook, Congress leader Jitin Prasada tells Indian Express.

Rahul Gandhi’s elevation as Congress president likely after Bihar elections
Thu, Sep 17, 2015

Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s tenure is to end this year and the decision to delay the election by an year meant giving her one more year in office.

Lalu flexes muscle, holds up seat deal with Congress, JD(U)
Wed, Sep 16, 2015

The JD(U) and the RJD will contest 100 seats each and the Congress 40, with three seats going possibly to the JMM.

Congress, RJD, JD(U) go to EC against BJP’s train trips from Patna
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

"The fact that these trains are being used by the BJP for party work is verifiable and known"

Mandal 2 also means empowerment of poor among upper castes: C P Joshi
Mon, Sep 14, 2015

‘Naturally, when you have 9 per cent votes and you have to emerge as a major party you will have to change your strategy... Congress, Lalu and Nitish share a wavelength,' says Joshi

In fact: The more things ‘change’, the more they remain same in Congress
Mon, Sep 14, 2015

When the Congress Working Committee last week gave one more year to the party to complete internal elections, thereby putting off Rahul Gandhi’s much-expected elevation to party chief, it tried its best to convey that it was serious about these polls. The Congress also claimed that the process was being delayed only to incorporate changes made […]

Bihar Polls: Congress reaches out to Lalu Yadav, RJD says Tejaswi will attend Champaran rally
Sat, Sep 12, 2015

The Congress attaches much symbolic and political significance to the rally as it wants to use the platform to send across a message to the Dalits by holding the Samrasta Rally there.

CWC meet: Congress gives Sonia Gandhi 1 more year, waits for Rahul Gandhi
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

Deadline for conclusion of internal elections extended by one year.

CWC meet: Rahul Gandhi waiting to take over until the time is right
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

There is considerable surprise in the party over the young Rahul Gandhi’s reluctance to take over the top job.

CWC reworks poll schedule, delays Rahul Gandhi’s elevation
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

Those close to Rahul Gandhi say his ascension is not too far away. According to one leader, it is a "matter of months."

Lalu Yadav’s caste play at unity rally bothers Congress
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

Congress is not enthused with Lalu Prasad’s no-holds-barred “lower caste vs upper caste” rhetoric at the Swabhiman rally in Patna.

Gujarat Unrest: The studied silence of an unprepared BJP and a wary Congress
Thu, Aug 27, 2015

There is lack of clarity within the Congress too. Not one leader from either party was ready to speak on record about whether the demand of the Patels is bona fide.

Congress upset with Nitish move to invite Kejriwal for campaigning in Bihar
Thu, Aug 27, 2015

The Congress now finds itself in a spot as it is locked in a bitter tussle with the Aam Aadmi Party in Delhi and its leader is set to campaign for the alliance in which it is a partner.

GST Bill: Govt reaches out, Congress says show the bill
Wed, Aug 26, 2015

Kharge said that one has to see which provisions have been accepted or deleted in the GST bill.

In exit, what Himanta Biswa Sarma can take away from Congress in Assam
Tue, Aug 25, 2015

‘I can bring a number of MLAs with me. It is for the BJP to decide how many MLAs they will be in a position to take,’ says Himanta, who will cross over Friday.

Modi’s UAE visit: A new chapter, a joint message to Pakistan
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

A joint statement, issued after talks between PM Modi and UAE Crown Prince, asked countries to abandon the use of terrorism against others and dismantle terror infrastructures on their soil.

PM Modi’s UAE visit: In Dubai heat, packed stadium on its feet
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Modi’s speech covered a range of topics from terrorism, the “new-look India”, the warm welcome that he received in the UAE and initiatives launched by his government for Indian expatriates.

PM Narendra Modi charms diaspora in Dubai
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Monday’s event was a big show of strength by the Indian community in Dubai.

PM visits Emirates- Modi invites UAE: Invest $1 tn in infra, energy sectors
Tue, Aug 18, 2015

Modi met the movers and shakers of UAE business at Masdar, a zero carbon city and a centre of hi-tech innovation on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi.

Dubai gets ready for mega Modi moment
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Supported by BJP, plan includes live translation of speech on FM channels

First visit to a Gulf Arab nation: At UAE grand mosque, Modi hails ‘peace, harmony inherent in Islam’
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

In rare honour, Crown Prince receives PM at airport; talks to focus on security

UAE takes a ‘landmark’ decision, allots land for buliding first temple in Abu Dhabi
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

There are nearly 2.6 million Indians in UAE which constitutes 30 per cent of the total population.

Narendra Modi’s UAE visit On Day 1, PM to head to mosque, meet Indians at labour camp
Sun, Aug 16, 2015

A labour camp is an unlikely place to visit for a head of state, but ICAD is scheduled to be Modi’s second stop in Abu Dhabi after Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

Rahul dares ‘scared’ Modi to bring back IPL’s Modi
Fri, Aug 14, 2015

Rahul Gandhi said the IPL has two networks, one visible on the field and the other “Lalit Modi’s secretive network”.

Why PM Modi’s visit to the UAE could be among his most significant so far
Sat, Aug 15, 2015

This will be Modi’s maiden visit to an Islamic country — and the first by an Indian PM in 34 years to the UAE, a country in which over 2 million Indians live and work, and send home an estimated $ 12 billion every year

Raising Q & Anderson: Sonia says Sushma had no other defence
Thu, Aug 13, 2015

Lok Sabha leaders said the party had little option after other parties including the SP took a stand in favour of a discussion.

Congress hits back: ‘BJP, Modi blocked GST all these years’
Wed, Aug 12, 2015

Leader of the Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad said “it was wrong propaganda by the government that the Congress opposed GST on the floor of the House."