Jyotiraditya Scindia, Congress in-charge of western Uttar Pradesh and a likely candidate from Guna in Madhya Pradesh, speaks to The Indian Express about the challenges ahead and the party’s chances in the politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh.
The landmark meet convened here by A O Hume, a member of the then Imperial Civil Service, and one of the founders of the Indian National Congress, is considered to have marked the birth of the Indian National Congress
Kumaraswamy swearing-in: "The newly formed JD(S)-Congress coalition in Karnataka will take office Wednesday and names of the ministers in the Cabinet will be announced a day after the new Karnataka government clears a trust vote on May 24, Kumaraswamy said.
The Election Commission has asked the chief secretary to issue warning to Rathi and also inform it about the action taken against him, as per the copy of the EC's communiqué, a copy of which was received in response to an RTI query filed by anti-corruption activist Ajay Dubey.
The BJP lost no chance in launching a scathing counter-attack and dub the Congress’s protest, in the aftermath of the violence during the April 2 Bharat Bandh called by Dalit outfits, a “farce” and “joke on Dalits”.
The Congress is “very comfortable” with the twin leadership of the “mature” Sonia Gandhi and the “youthful” Rahul Gandhi, said Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha hours after the Congress Working Committee decided to put back its internal elections by a year. Azad may have deftly fended off questions on the […]