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The Indian National Congress is an Indian political party founded in 1885. After Indian independence in 1947, the Congress became the dominant political party in the country. Congress leader Jawaharlal Nehru served as the first Prime Minister of India. More

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  • Karnataka poll results tomorrow, Cong likely to return May 07, 2013 05:22 PM IST

    Karnataka poll results tomorrow, Cong likely to return

    The results for the Karnataka Assembly elections, which recorded the second highest voter turnout in 35 years with a polling percentage of 71.29 in the May 5 voting, will be known on Wednesday.

  • 'Politics of nation run by individuals than ideologies' Mar 26, 2013 03:46 PM IST

    'Politics of nation run by individuals than ideologies'

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Prabhu Chawla, Editorial Director of New Indian Express spoke about the current political uncertainty and where things are headed in terms of an early election.

  • UPA crisis irks brokerages, trigger outlook change Mar 20, 2013 08:46 PM IST

    UPA crisis irks brokerages, trigger outlook change

    With the DMK withdrawing support and the Samajwadi Party playing political hardball, the UPA's position is getting shakier. And in the financial markets, the tension can be cut with a knife.

  • Ensure tax exemption limit goes up to Rs 3 lakh: Cong to FM Feb 14, 2013 09:46 PM IST

    Ensure tax exemption limit goes up to Rs 3 lakh: Cong to FM

    A very crucial pre-Budget meeting took place on Thursday with the finance minister (FM) briefing the Congress core group on what kind of balancing act he will do for Union Budget 2013. CNBC-TV18‘s Aakansha Sethi reports.

  • Telangana turmoil worries Andhra Pradesh Inc Feb 01, 2013 10:18 PM IST

    Telangana turmoil worries Andhra Pradesh Inc

    The Telangana tussle is back in focus with the UPA Government missing the deadline to take a call on the seperate statehood issue. However, the continued uncertainty is drawing a mixed response from business houses operating in the region.

  • Competition still tough within BJP for PM post: Shekhar Dec 21, 2012 11:37 AM IST

    Competition still tough within BJP for PM post: Shekhar

    Shekhar Gupta, Editor-in-Chief, Indian Express, says that for Modi to qualify as a Prime Ministeral candidate he first needs to first rise over the ambition of around 4-5 people who have worked on the same ambition for a long time within the BJP.

  • Cong has been able to contain BJP in Gujarat: Chidambaram Dec 20, 2012 03:53 PM IST

    Cong has been able to contain BJP in Gujarat: Chidambaram

    As results poured in from Gujarat, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said the Congress was a winner there also as it has been able to contain the BJP in the state.

  • Win in Gujarat not a precursor of Modi being future PM: FE Dec 20, 2012 11:00 AM IST

    Win in Gujarat not a precursor of Modi being future PM: FE

    Sunil Jain, opinion editor, Financial Express believes Narendra Modi will get comfortable majority in Gujarat elections. He told CNBC-TV18 that with the assumption of Modi‘s win in Gujarat, a series of assumptions have been building.

  • RBI may cut CRR by 25 bps; buy on dips: Sampriti Capital Dec 18, 2012 10:02 AM IST

    RBI may cut CRR by 25 bps; buy on dips: Sampriti Capital

    Sandeep J. Shah, CEO, Sampriti Capital, says that he expects that the RBI may reduce CRR by 25 bps. He also says that the base case assumption remains that the rally started in December 2011 though we saw a normal correction in May.

  • Digital technology wooing votes; TAM game to begin Dec 15, 2012 01:49 PM IST

    Digital technology wooing votes; TAM game to begin

    On Storyboard: after a two month gap to allow for digitisation TAM data will be reported again from next week and as Gujarat goes to the polls find out how election campaigning has broke new ground in the state

  • Aadhaar card implementation poses challenges to banks Dec 14, 2012 10:00 PM IST

    Aadhaar card implementation poses challenges to banks

    The government has begun a pilot project to give key subsidies in the form of cash to Aadhaar-card holders in Maharashtra's Wardha district, but is the banking sector ready to support the exercise?

  • Positive on Sintex, Voltas; negative on Crompton: Tulsian Dec 12, 2012 03:54 PM IST

    Positive on Sintex, Voltas; negative on Crompton: Tulsian

    SP Tulsian of sptulsian.com, says that he has a positive view on Sintex because there is no fear of FCCB redemption happening and the share can move to Rs 85-90 as the business model is much in place and the company has a cash flow of Rs 400-450 crore every year.

  • Spicejet better placed for stake sale to Etihad: Tulsian Dec 11, 2012 04:07 PM IST

    Spicejet better placed for stake sale to Etihad: Tulsian

    SP Tulsian of sptulsian.com, says that Etihad looks a serious buyer and is in talk with Kingfisher, Jet Airways and Spicejet. Kingfisher is not a cheap option and it is very difficult to take a call as to how the debt will be repaid. Among the three, Spicejet is a good option followed by Jet Airways.

  • Govt in action mode, eyes next set of reforms: Anand Sharma Dec 07, 2012 09:30 PM IST

    Govt in action mode, eyes next set of reforms: Anand Sharma

    The government has finally passed the litmus test and FDI in retail is all set to become a reality anytime soon. FDI in retail has received clearance from both the upper and lower House of the Parliament.

  • BJP leadership crisis giving upper hand to Cong: Sardesai Dec 06, 2012 09:54 PM IST

    BJP leadership crisis giving upper hand to Cong: Sardesai

    Rajdeep Sardesai, editor-in-chief, CNN-IBN, says that BJP‘s political strategy clearly has failed on the floor of the House. Unless internal crisis with the BJP is resolved it will give Congress a bit of breathing space.

  • BJP's stand is now exposed: Deepender Singh Hooda Dec 05, 2012 08:33 PM IST

    BJP's stand is now exposed: Deepender Singh Hooda

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Deepender Singh Hooda, MP, Congress says the BJP's stand is exposed because there is no policy against the domestic multi-brand retail.

  • Voting on FDI in retail begins in Lok Sabha Dec 05, 2012 06:10 PM IST

    Voting on FDI in retail begins in Lok Sabha

    BJP leader Sushma Swaraj targets Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal, saying his constituency was against FDI, but his government was for it.

  • Opposition helping middlemen by objecting to FDI: Sibal Dec 04, 2012 07:38 PM IST

    Opposition helping middlemen by objecting to FDI: Sibal

    Congress accused opposition of trying to score political points by objecting to FDI in retail and asserted that the decision would benefit farmers, small scale industries, youth and consumers in the country.

  • Mayawati, Mulayam keep govt guessing on FDI in retail Dec 03, 2012 04:36 PM IST

    Mayawati, Mulayam keep govt guessing on FDI in retail

    Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Monday continued the suspense over her stand on FDI in retail saying though it will affect small retailers and farmers adversely, it can be tried in Congress-ruled states first.

  • BJP, govt should work together on reforms: Rahul Bajaj Nov 08, 2012 09:58 PM IST

    BJP, govt should work together on reforms: Rahul Bajaj

    The government has initiated a lot of reform measures over the last couple of months. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Rahul Bajaj, chairman of Bajaj Auto says the effort has been made by the government.

  • Kejriwal plays Radia tapes to accuse Mukesh Ambani's RIL Oct 31, 2012 04:42 PM IST

    Kejriwal plays Radia tapes to accuse Mukesh Ambani's RIL

    In a bid to expose industrialist-politician nexus, Arvind Kejriwal-led India Against Corruption (IAC) on Wednesday accused the Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries and the two biggest national parties of being hand in glove and indulging into corrupt prices, saying both "the Congress and the BJP are in Ambani's pockets".

  • ‘Cabinet reshuffle likely next wk; see populist budget‘ Oct 11, 2012 11:04 AM IST

    ‘Cabinet reshuffle likely next wk; see populist budget‘

    According to Sardesai, there is very little chance of either Mayawati or Pawar withdrawing support from the government immediately. He believes, the Congress government is going to sustain for at least 6-12 months.

  • Cong backs Vadra in the face of Kerjiwal's allegation Oct 06, 2012 02:17 PM IST

    Cong backs Vadra in the face of Kerjiwal's allegation

    Congress today backed to the hilt Robert Vadra, Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, in the wake of an allegation by civil society activists Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan that he was hugely favoured by realty major DLF.

  • Cong ups legislative power; Rahul Gandhi boards fin panel Oct 05, 2012 09:20 PM IST

    Cong ups legislative power; Rahul Gandhi boards fin panel

    CNBC-TV18's economy editor Siddharth Zarabi reports that the Congress has begun to add firepower to legislative debates as Rahul Gandhi enrters the House panel on finance.

  • All NCP ministers tender resignation to state party chief Sep 25, 2012 07:53 PM IST

    All NCP ministers tender resignation to state party chief

    Close on the heels of deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar quitting his post, all NCP ministers in the Maharashtra government have submitted their resignations to party's state unit chief Madhukar Pichad.

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