Saturday, Jan 31, 2015



Congress rushes to Rahul defence, says Jayanthi Natarajan removed in wake of corruption allegations
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.

Conversion row paralyses RS, tough test for insurance bill
Tue, Dec 16, 2014

Congress deputy leader Anand Sharma said the Prime Minister himself will have to reassure the nation.

Will speak to stakeholders: Gowda
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said: “Article 44 of the Constitution mandates that we should have a common civil code.”

Want to develop a station? Railways plans to invite bids on its website
Sat, Dec 13, 2014

Proposal to be put before Cabinet, Prabhu tells House.

Niranjan Jyoti: RS deadlock ends
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Opposition doesn’t press for ‘motion of censure’; Ansari makes statement, appeals ‘maintain civility’

Plan panel not a ‘socialist hangover’, disbanding ‘unwarranted’: Cong CMs
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

Call the move half-baked and unilateral; say need is to reform and reorient.

Narendra Modi’s village adoption scheme for MPs hits Opposition block
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

MPs want govt to earmark funds for project, meeting likely soon.

Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti row: Govt rejects resolution, but Opposition still resolute
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

Th Opposition gave the government time until Monday to reconsider.

With mouth covered, Rahul finds his voice
Sat, Dec 06, 2014

The MPs of the Left parties were slated to join the protest in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue at 10.30 am, but did not turn up.

Deadlock over Sadhvi; Opposition isn’t impressed, BJP unsure
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

A senior BJP minister claimed the Opposition, led by the Congress, had agreed that the PM’s statement could break the deadlock.

From the gallery
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

FROM THE CHAIR You have also been after a woman since yesterday. That is why women (female members of the BJP) are displeased Sumitra Mahajan, Lok Sabha Speaker to the Opposition when they pointed out that the BJP’s women MPs were vociferous SPEAKER OF THE DAY Narendra Modi, Prime Minister I had strongly disapproved this […]

Not enough, let’s get a House resolution: Opposition
Thu, Dec 04, 2014

“We will wait for what the government has to say,” Congress deputy leader in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma said.

Sharma slams Modi: ‘All decision-making powers lie with PMO’
Mon, Dec 01, 2014

The Congress has sought a debate on foreign policy in Parliament.

‘Forget monumental change, where is incremental change?’
Sun, Nov 30, 2014

Congress Lok Sabha chief whip Jyotiraditya Scindia attributes the poll losses to the party’s failure to market its work.

From the gallery
Sat, Nov 29, 2014

On the controversy over naming the domestic terminal at Hyderabad airport after TDP icon N T Rama Rao

Cong should make use of senior leaders’ wisdom, says Ashwani
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

The senior leader, however, pointed out that there was a need to promote leaders in the states.

Some want to erase Nehru, his legacy, says Rahul Gandhi
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

Cong alleges govt put hurdles in holding Nehru conference.

Nehru brings Congress and ex-allies Left, TMC together
Tue, Nov 18, 2014

This was the first Congress event attended by the Left and the TMC since they snapped ties with the party.

Khurshid book likely to defend UPA-II rule
Sat, Nov 15, 2014

Khurshid, sources said, is set to argue there was no wrongdoing in the allocation of licences.

Rahul Gandhi trashes Modi’s Swachh Bharat Campaign, says it’s a photo opportunity
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

Congress is utilising the 125th birth anniversary of Nehru to rally round non-NDA parties on secularism.