CWC News

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

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

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

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.

Formulate training module for Child Welfare panel: Delhi High Court to government

The petition had alleged that in another incident of some children being restored to their mothers, it was found that one of ladies was in judicial custody in Tihar Jail on trafficking charges of minor girls and two kids released to her were missing.

UP govt wants CBI to probe Waqf property ‘scam’, ‘misuse of office’ by Azam Khan

The report points out that most of the Waqf is for the poor. “Its top regulating body i.e UP Sunni Waqf board has failed to help even a single needy out of 3 crore 90 lakh Sunni Muslims in the last 12 years.

Children who don’t have age proof to get ‘delayed’ birth certificates: Delhi govt

The notification has come months after the Delhi High Court direction, issued in January this year, to provide children with valid age and identity papers.


17-year-old ‘molested’ by protection home official: Notice to cop for not informing CWC of action taken in case

The girl is still at the protection home, and the official against whom the complaint had been filed also remains at his post.

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

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 […]

CWC likely to meet September 8, roll out process for changes in party

On Cong table: extend Sonia tenure as party chief, allow dual membership

Three weeks after abandoning child, couple visits CWC to take back custody

"They presumed, that if they keep the child in a temple, she will be taken care of by somebody.”