Thursday, Dec 01, 2022



CWC to meet Sunday to approve exact schedule for election of Congress president

August 24, 2022 11:28 am

The Congress president will join the meeting virtually from abroad as she is travelling for medical check-ups. Former

Tamil Nadu CM Stalin writes to Kerala counterpart Vijayan over water discharge from Mullaperiyar dam

August 10, 2022 9:15 am

Vijayan urged the Tamil Nadu chief minister to give directions to authorities concerned to ensure that the discharge from the dam is more than inflow.

Three days, three takeaways from Congress ‘Chintan Shivir’

May 16, 2022 11:42 am

The party is circumspect on its approach to engaging with the Hindu religion to counter Hindutva; it is likely preparing for Rahul Gandhi’s return at the helm; and its attempts to reach out to SC, STs, and minorities remain half-hearted.

Congress Chintan Shivir: Sonia announces task force to drive reforms, advisory group of seniors

May 16, 2022 12:37 am

Buried in the Udaipur declaration adopted by the shivir was a suggestion by the youth panel that a “retirement age” should be fixed for all “elected posts” and in Parliament, assemblies and legislative councils.

South Africa interested in hosting FIFA's Club World Cup

September 14, 2021 10:28 am

Jordaan told The Associated Press he would meet with FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura in Lagos, Nigeria this week to get more details on what kind of bid South Africa must present to the world body to host the seven-team men's tournament

Cong letter row: Jakhar takes on Bhattal, says she should have acted responsibly

August 26, 2020 11:18 am

Bhattal is among two leaders from Punjab who were a signatory to the letter.

COVID-19: Cong CMs blame Centre for not giving any financial assistance to states

April 23, 2020 3:40 pm

The chief ministers of Punjab, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Puducherry demanded a financial package for the states to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Manish Tewari: Enforcing accountability should be first agenda of CWC rather than to name president

August 10, 2019 7:15 am

Congress leader and Anandpur Sahib MP Manish Tewari speaks to The Indian Express on the leadership crisis in the party and divergent views among leaders on the Kashmir issue. "Those who spoke out on Kashmir should have lodged their dissent in CWC."

After poll loss, CWC rejects Rahul's resignation, urges him for Congress' complete overhaul

May 25, 2019 10:20 pm

The CWC has authorised the party president to retain his role and "completely overhaul and restructure" the grand old party at every level after its spectacular loss in the Lok Sabha elections. 

How the Congress Working Committee is constituted, and how it has worked over the years

July 19, 2018 8:17 am

In the last 50 years or so, Congress leaders recall, genuine CWC elections have been held only twice. On both occasions, a person outside the Nehru-Gandhi family was at the helm.