Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015



Eunuchs never fall sick because they clap, claims SP MP
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

He was participating in a debate on a private member Bill which sought equal rights for transgenders.

Land bill: Cong unrelenting, govt faces an uphill task
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

The Congress made it clear that the land bill cannot be taken up next week.

NDA govt pushes through Land bill, but road not smooth ahead in RS
Wed, Mar 11, 2015

In the BJP-dominated Lok Sabha, the government overruled objections and a walkouts on the bill.

Insurance Bill enters Lok Sabha, faces hurdle in Rajya Sabha
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

As part of key economic reforms, the Bill provides for raising the FDI cap in the insurance sector to 49 per cent.

Mamata set aside rivalry to ask MPs to back CPM amendment
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

Mamata is scheduled to meet the PM Wednesday for seeking a financial package for the state.

‘Budget pro-corporate, unkind to poor’
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

Top Congress leadership takes aim at Budget

Dissent grows in Congress over Rahul elevation
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

During an interview with Rajdeep Sardesai, Ramesh said that to say there is a conflict is wrong.

Sonia Gandhi should be as active as before: M Veerappa Moily
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Moily said some leaders ‘propping up somebody’ to acquire power.

Moily admits: Jairam zeal hurt UPA land law
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

On allegations of policy paralysis during the UPA-II’s tenure, Moily said: “That policy paralysis was because of the negative attitude of some of our ministers.”

Party falling between two stools; Rahul should become party President soon: Congress
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Some even said elder Congressmen with 'vested interests' were not allowing Rahul to 'function independently'.

Opposition derails attempt to withdraw three bills
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Parliament sources said the government can still introduce these as 'fresh bills' with slight modifications.

Rahul Gandhi takes privilege leave
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

While the Congress did not spell out the duration of his 'leave', sources said he is upset at his hands tied, will return and may get top job.

Rahul Gandhi on leave before budget session, BJP says people have already sent Congress on long leave
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

While the Congress did not spell out the duration of his 'leave', sources said he could be away for some weeks.

Congress takes to battle against ordinances
Tue, Feb 17, 2015

Plans protests and rallies, teams up with rest of Oppn for a strategy.

One might not get the impression, but we are very worried: Sheila Dikshit
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

Sheila Dikshit, former Delhi CM, discusses Congress rout.

Cong slugfest: Sheila slams Maken’s campaign, Chacko blames her term
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

Maken could not enthuse the party. He failed to highlight the achievements of the Congress govt,' Dikshit said.

Congress looks within: We got our campaign wrong
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

Leaders have begun introspection at an informal level, posing uncomfortable questions to the leadership.

Paid a price for neglect: P C Chacko
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

He blamed lack of organisational infrastructure, for the humiliating show.

Punjab Congress MLAs meet Rahul, want Bajwa out
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Old guard asserts itself, ensures his ‘experiments’ are put on back-burner.

Congress rushes to Rahul defence, says Jayanthi removed in wake of graft charges
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

No Congressman was ready to say why the UPA II government did not act against her after her resignation.

Congress top brigade makes a beeline for Delhi
Thu, Jan 29, 2015

Sources said Oscar Fernandes and AICC general secretary Mukul Wasnik too have been asked to pitch in.

Cong techie goes, takes party’s websites with him
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

The Congress has fielded Mukhi’s son-in-law Suresh Kumar as its official candidate in the constituency.

Binny waited for Congress till day before he joined BJP
Wed, Jan 21, 2015

The saffron party was not the first choice for former AAP MLA Vinod Kumar Binny.

In 2017, we can launch campaign to reclaim power at Centre. Then Rahul’s capacity will be tested: Rawat
Mon, Jan 19, 2015

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat talks of reinventing Congress, Niti Aayog and Baba Ramdev.

Rahul Gandhi pushes for structural changes from the bottom rung
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

“Both structural changes and changes in the leadership style are required,” Sonia Gandhi said.

Ajay Maken to head Congress campaign
Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Maken’s appointment as campaign spearhead signals the changing equations in the Delhi Congress.

CJI’s ‘praise’ for PM Modi draws Opposition ire, Cong sounds caution
Sun, Jan 11, 2015

The Oppn Saturday hoped that the CJI’s “opinion” would not “influence” the judiciary’s impartiality.

Delhi Congress chief Lovely may not contest
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

With no known face ready to anchor its campaign, party wants the former minister to step in.

With modest goals, Cong plays catch-up with BJP, AAP
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi will kick off the campaign addressing with a rally in the second week of January.

Tracking Transition in 2015: Punjab elections in 2017 first genuine test for Rahul Gandhi
Fri, Jan 02, 2015

A session of the AICC is expected in the first quarter of 2015, where he is likely to present the “opinion” of the party.

Rahul tells gen secys to hold meet in states
Thu, Dec 25, 2014

On Wednesday, Rahul Gandhi met general secretaries and heads of the four frontal organisations.

Valley voted for PDP to keep BJP out of power, says Congress
Thu, Dec 25, 2014

J&K Congress president Saifuddin Soz said the verdict was “dangerous to the integrity of the state.”

Congress ready to back People’s Democratic Party, but won’t make first move
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

“It is for the PDP to decide whether it will go with secular forces or communal forces like the BJP,” Azad added.

After rout, Congress admits split with JMM a mistake
Wed, Dec 24, 2014

The decision, the party’s top leadership said, was taken at the instance of the state unit.

Congress hints at supporting PDP
Tue, Dec 23, 2014

The Congress hinted at supporting the PDP if it falls short of the half-way mark in the 87-member House.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi mum as Rajya Sabha deadlock drags on
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

With the PM silent and Naidu sticking to his stand, the House descended into chaos.