Feb 17, 2021 03:33 PM IST
The party has made a clean sweep and bagged all seven urban local bodies for which the results were declared on February 17, namely, Pathankot, Moga, Bathinda, Hoshiarpur, Kapurthala, Abohar, and Batala.
- Feb 16, 2021 11:34 PM IST
The Congress leadership chose Mallikarjun Kharge to succeed Ghulam Nabi Azad instead of Anand Sharma, who is the deputy leader of the party in the House.
- Feb 14, 2021 08:05 PM IST
Officials said the turnout in the state could be over 70 per cent with the women outnumbering men in voting. The poll percentage stood at 55.91 per cent at 2 p.m.
- Feb 12, 2021 01:45 PM IST
"I am glad that the Congress has finally realised that PM Nehru created a 'Himalayan Blunder' by gifting 38,000 sq km land to China. Will it also question its co-owner, the coward Rahul Gandhi for making baseless allegations against PM Modi?" Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary C T Ravi said in a tweet.
- Feb 12, 2021 12:51 PM IST
The Leader of Opposition in the Kerala Assembly, who is leading the 'Aiswarya Kerala Yatra' to prepare the ground for Congress-led UDF ahead of the Assembly polls, urged the centre and state governments to lower the excise duty on diesel and petrol to ease the burden on the people.
- Feb 08, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The glacier burst in the state's Chamoli district triggered a deluge killing 10 people, while over 140 are missing.
- Feb 07, 2021 06:21 PM IST
Revival of Left meant revival of corruption, crime, violence, and attacks on democracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said as he accused the CPI(M) and the Congress of being 'hand-in-glove' with the Trinamool Congress.
- Feb 05, 2021 02:13 PM IST
Speaking on the Motion of Thanks to the President's address to the joint sitting of Parliament, BJP member Vinay P Sahasrabuddhe said the government is committed to the welfare of farmers and has taken a slew of steps in the last six years in that direction.
- Feb 04, 2021 07:09 PM IST
Patole, the MLA from Sakoli in Bhandara district, is likely to replace revenue minister Balasaheb Thorat as state Congress president soon, according to party sources.
- Feb 03, 2021 10:51 PM IST
Over the past seven years, experts have given the BJP an edge over the Congress across all social media platforms.
- Feb 01, 2021 04:01 PM IST
Prior to the presentation of the budget, Rahul Gandhi said it should provide support to small and medium enterprises, farmers and workers, and generate employment.
- Jan 31, 2021 08:06 PM IST
The resolution passed by DPCC stated that the Congress party needs Rahul Gandhi to lead it in its efforts to counter the “communal, authoritarian, and undemocratic forces” trying to destroy the country.
- Jan 29, 2021 11:10 PM IST
Rathod was caught on camera going through these clips on his phone, but later when confronted denied doing the same.
- Jan 28, 2021 04:06 PM IST
At a press conference, former finance minister P Chidambaram also demanded that the government should make direct cash transfers to 20-30 per cent of the families at the bottom of the economy at least for a period of six months.
- Jan 23, 2021 07:04 PM IST
Gandhi said what belonged to the farmers was now being taken away by the three new farm laws and alleged ryots "are going to be made servants" of biggest industries.
- Jan 19, 2021 08:02 PM IST
The Indian team pulled off an exhilarating three-wicket win over Australia in the fourth Test in Brisbane to claim the series 2-1 and retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
- Jan 19, 2021 06:44 PM IST
Arunachal Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party MP Tapir Gao claimed that it was during Congress rule that China occupied Sumdorong Chu Valley in Tawang, Arunachal and said that Congress leader and former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had denied Indian Army the permission to push back the People’s Liberation Army.
- Jan 19, 2021 11:27 AM IST
The gram panchayat elections are not contested on party symbols but political parties support panels in the panchayats and once these panels win, the parties claim victory
- Jan 17, 2021 08:05 PM IST
Chowdhury said that the parleys between his party and the Left Front are being held in a cordial and friendly atmosphere.
- Jan 09, 2021 06:55 PM IST
Born in a modest family in Piludra village in Bharuch district, Solanki started his career as a journalist with 'Gujarat Samachar' before joining politics.
- Jan 08, 2021 12:26 PM IST
- Jan 06, 2021 04:48 PM IST
The Congress, which contested last year’s Bihar assembly elections as a constituent of the RJD-led Mahagathbandhan, could win only 19 of the 70 seats it contested.
- Jan 03, 2021 01:31 PM IST
The Congress has been seeking the repeal of the three new farm laws, alleging that they will ruin farming and the farmers. The Congress is also supporting the farmers’ agitation against the legislations.
- Jan 03, 2021 12:54 PM IST
India's drugs regulator DCGI on Sunday approved Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine Covishield and Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for restricted emergency use.
- Jan 02, 2021 11:55 AM IST
The senior Congress leader was in a coma since October last year when he was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after he suffered a brain hemorrhage.