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A K Antony


Of Chintan Shivirs, Antony panels, and Anth-heen talks

May 10, 2022 9:54 am

Between 1996 and 2004, when the Congress was in the Opposition for a similar duration, the party held two chintan shivirs -- Pachmarhi in 1998 and Shimla in 2003 -- one AICC session and two AICC special sessions.

Congress can’t exist without Gandhis in lead: AK Antony

April 28, 2022 1:58 am

Antony, a member of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) and head of the party's disciplinary action committee, hopes to gradually withdraw from organisational responsibilities as he shifts base back to home state, Kerala — he is scheduled to leave Delhi on Thursday.

Congress leader Thomas defends attending CPM Kerala event

April 20, 2022 2:22 am

This comes as another Congress leader, former Punjab unit chief Sunil Jakhar, refused to reply to a disciplinary committee show cause notice for going against the “party line”.

Delhi Confidential: The veteran leader who gave CWC meet a miss

March 14, 2022 4:25 pm

A K Antony’s absence from keenly watched Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting on Sunday triggered rumours that he deliberately stayed away.

December 24, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Congress (S) Splits

December 23, 2021 11:37 pm

🔴 The split in the Congress (S) in Kerala was complete when a faction in the party led by the state president A K Antony became a partner of the Congress (I)-led United Democratic Front.

Disengagement in areas of eastern Ladakh is surrender to China: Antony

February 14, 2021 3:34 pm

Antony said he was sad that the Narendra Modi government was not giving proper priority to national security at a time when China was getting belligerent and Pakistan continued to promote terrorism.

Arnab WhatsApp chats: Leaking military secrets is treason, will raise in House, says Congress

January 21, 2021 1:17 am

The Congress fielded former Defence Minister A K Antony, former Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, former External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad to take up the issue.

Daily briefing: Ramdev 'corona kit' did not get govt nod; China opens up a new front at Depsang

June 25, 2020 8:45 am

From former defence minister A K Antony's interview to The Indian Express on the Galwan faceoff to government's plans of using AI-based ‘Covid surveillance’ cameras, read the top stories from our print edition today.

A K Antony interview: 'Galwan Valley was never a point of dispute. It is a betrayal by China'

June 25, 2020 7:59 am

Former defence minister A K Antony says: "Now we have to think about the future. Strengthen the armed forces. The ultimate aim should be that status quo ante should be restored."

Sonia, Rahul never interfered in any defence deal, BJP peddling lies: A K Antony

December 31, 2018 2:33 pm

"As former defence minister, I would like to categorically state that Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi never showed any interest in any defence deal," A K Antony said.