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Cong suspends Shakeel Ahmed for contesting as Independent

May 06, 2019 3:39 am

Ahmed is contesting as an Independent candidate from the seat which was allotted to the Vikassheel Insaan Party as part of the seat-sharing arrangement in the Mahagathbandhan in Bihar.

Shakeel Ahmed wants out, Chacko could be state in-charge

November 19, 2014 1:01 am

Sources said a the decision will be taken after the end of the two-day international conference on Jawaharlal Nehru.

Congress questions PM's claims on Haryana lagging in development

October 12, 2014 8:19 pm

In terms of illiteracy eradication, Haryana stands at number 22nd position while Gujarat is at 26th position, Ahmed pointed out.

Modi's chest is 5.6 inches and not 56: Congress on ceasefire violations

October 07, 2014 7:36 pm

It also wondered why the government was running with a 'part- time' Defence Minister.

Thou shalt not speak, Congress tells its leaders

September 16, 2014 3:16 am

The buzz in the AICC was that the directive was targeted at former Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari and former party spokesperson Rashid Alvi.

Govt accuses Cong of 'disinformation' campaign on file issue

July 15, 2014 1:56 pm

Naidu said that the people of the country are intelligent enough to see and understand their Congress game plan.

Growing bonhomie: JD(U) may concede one Rajya Sabha seat in Bihar to Congress leader

June 07, 2014 3:45 pm

The JD(U) is likely to concede one of three vacant Rajya Sabha seats to former Union minister Shakeel Ahmed.

Polling over, time for break? Not really for Delhi’s top leaders

April 17, 2014 1:21 am

Congress, BJP, AAP leaders campaign for candidates in other states.

Lalu meets Rahul, alliance likely

January 10, 2014 4:09 am

Sources added that Lalu is likely to meet Sonia in the coming days and indicated that an alliance could be formalised after the AICC session on January 17.

The list that has rocked the Congress in Punjab

January 08, 2014 3:52 pm

PCC president Partap Singh Bajwa's list of office-bearers sparks series of resignations.


Politicians, Nobel Laureate hail Bose files declassification

January 23, 2016 3:31 pm

New Delhi/Kolkata, Jan 23 (ANI): Minister of State for Urban Development Babul Supriyo said he did not understand why these documents were hidden from the public for so long. He exclaimed that this is a great beginning and interesting things are coming to the forefront. He added that he is thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for carrying out declassification of files. Supporting the declassification, Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed said Congress also demanded declassification of files and there is no question of being embarrassed. He also said that both Congress and Subhas Chandra Bose's aim was to free India. The party has no problem with it. Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen said that there is hardly any mystery. He added that Netaji's vision of equity and justice is badly needed in all spheres of life. Expressing interest in the files declassified by the Centre, he said it was more important to debate Netaji's life and work than his death.