Nov 25, 2020 06:53 AM IST
Ahmed Patel, the Treasurer of the Congress party and a Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament, died due to multiple organ failure. He was battling post-COVID complications.
- Nov 23, 2020 02:36 PM IST
The BJP’s win in the recent Assembly bypoll means Telangana Rashtra Samiti cannot take its dominance over the state’s politics for granted.
- Nov 23, 2020 08:02 AM IST
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, who was the senior-most among the 23 letter writers demanding an organisational overhaul in the Congress, said they are raising issues as "reformists and not rebels".
- Nov 22, 2020 01:53 PM IST
Notably, the interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who was accompanied by former Congress President Rahul Gandhi, was advised by doctors to shift out of Delhi due to pollution after which the mother-son duo reached Goa on Friday last week for better health.
- Nov 21, 2020 02:17 PM IST
Ansari said that as against religiosity and strident nationalism, patriotism is a more positive concept as it is defensive both militarily and culturally.
- Nov 20, 2020 08:14 AM IST
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala asked what kind of governance would the BJP-JDU alliance provide in the state and if this was not "cheating" with the 12 crore people of Bihar.
- Nov 19, 2020 03:22 PM IST
The 2018 Kargil Hill Council had produced a hung verdict, leading to a string of coalitions
- Nov 19, 2020 08:43 AM IST
Talking about the Bihar assembly election result, former union minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram has said he feels that his party contested more seats than its organisational strength.
- Nov 16, 2020 10:08 PM IST
Sibal was part of a group of 23 senior Congress leaders who had in August written to party chief Sonia Gandhi making suggestions on ways revive the organisation.
- Nov 16, 2020 07:54 PM IST
The former Union minister for Information and Broadcasting said "all those who have been in contact with me over the past few days are advised caution.”
- Nov 14, 2020 09:21 PM IST
The Congress said it is in consultation with 'like-minded parties' for seat adjustments for the upcoming District Development Council elections in J&K. This cooperation may extend to the People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) to restore statehood for the union territory.
- Nov 13, 2020 08:57 AM IST
Apart from major organisational issues, the party has lost its support base among major caste groups in state after state. It never managed to appeal to the growing middle class in the post-liberalisation era or to the youth or women, which would have offset this loss of caste base
- Nov 12, 2020 10:30 PM IST
"It was undoubtedly a mandate for change. The NDA won by dhan, bal and chhal (money, muscle power and deceit," Tejashwi Yadav told a press conference after he was elected the leader of the five-party Grand Alliance, which gave a stiff competition to the NDA before the latter scraped through.
- Nov 12, 2020 10:02 AM IST
The Mahagathbandhan – which fell just 12 seats short of the majority mark – could have won the Bihar Assembly election had Congress managed to perform as good as its alliance partners.
- Nov 11, 2020 09:54 AM IST
Bihar Election Result 2020: BJP powering the National Democratic Alliance, Chirag Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Party denting the Janata Dal (United)'s chances, resurgence of the Left parties and other key takeaways from the poll outcome.
- Nov 11, 2020 07:27 AM IST
Nitish Kumar will continue his tenure as the longest serving chief minister of Bihar. Here are the highest of the counting day on November 10 as the election was up for grabs late into the night.
- Nov 11, 2020 07:27 AM IST
Bihar Election Result 2020 highlights: PM Narendra Modi addressed BJP cadre today after poll victory. The NDA held on to its lead over MGB to cross the 122-seat 'magic figure' before dawn today.
- Nov 10, 2020 11:18 PM IST
Riding on the 'Modi wave' in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the National Democratic Alliance, which included LJP, had garnered more than 53 percent votes and won 39 out of 40 seats.
- Nov 10, 2020 06:58 PM IST
The BJP has reason to cheer — the voters have not gravitated away from where they were a year ago during the general elections. The Congress seems to be failing election after election
- Nov 10, 2020 05:41 PM IST
As results for the Bihar assembly elections 2020 come in, Nand Kishore Yadav of the BJP won comfortably against the Congress' Pravin Singh in the Patna Sahib constituency, by more than 17,000 votes.
- Nov 10, 2020 02:12 PM IST
Barbigha is the smallest constituent assembly in terms of electorate, while Digha is the largest. Check out which parties and candidates have the edge in these battleground seats.
- Nov 10, 2020 12:00 PM IST
Bankipur Election Result LIVE: BJP candidate Nitin Nabin leads over Shatrughan Sinha's son and Congress leader Luv Sinha by over 17,000 votes.
- Nov 10, 2020 10:25 AM IST
After 1985, Congress has barely managed to win 75 seats single-handedly in Bihar and shrunk to 27 seats in 2015. Despite being a national party, its strategy to form an alliance as a junior partner is also raising several eyebrows.
- Nov 10, 2020 05:45 AM IST
Bihar Election Result 2020 Highlights: NDA held on to its lead over MGB, passing the 122 seat magic figure early November 11 morning even as RJD emerged as the single-largest party.
- Nov 07, 2020 10:03 PM IST
"We are confident that Bihar has voted for a change and Bihar will vote for the change," Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said.