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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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  • Madhya Pradesh polls: Congress to give tickets only to social media savvy aspirants Sep 04, 2018 07:47 AM IST

    Madhya Pradesh polls: Congress to give tickets only to social media savvy aspirants

    Madhya Pradesh is going to polls later this year along with Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Rajasthan.

  • Congress blames Centre's 'failed' policies for depreciation of rupee Aug 31, 2018 04:42 PM IST

    Congress blames Centre's 'failed' policies for depreciation of rupee

    Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the failed "Modinomics" has dealt a body blow to the economy.

  • Congress to shortlist candidates for Assembly elections by September-end Aug 28, 2018 01:10 PM IST

    Congress to shortlist candidates for Assembly elections by September-end

    The party is in the process of finalising candidates for polls in Rajasthan, Chhatisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram.

  • Vasundhara Raje should stop Gaurav Yatra: Ashok Gehlot Aug 20, 2018 12:40 PM IST

    Vasundhara Raje should stop Gaurav Yatra: Ashok Gehlot

    Gehlot said in a statement orders were given to government departments to make arrangements for the yatra and everyone knew that public funds were misused.

  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee a statesman who asked Gujarat CM to follow 'rajdharma' in 2002 riots: Congress Aug 16, 2018 09:33 PM IST

    Atal Bihari Vajpayee a statesman who asked Gujarat CM to follow 'rajdharma' in 2002 riots: Congress

    "Vajpayee was a tall leader. He was a personality who can advice his party colleague to follow 'rajdharma'. He was a person who while being in the Opposition, could praise prime minister Indira Gandhi," said Leader of Opposition Paresh Dhanani.

  • Here's how Atal Bihari Vajpayee handled the Kandahar hijack Aug 16, 2018 05:57 PM IST

    Here's how Atal Bihari Vajpayee handled the Kandahar hijack

    The hijack lasted seven days touching four countries and ended when the Vajpayee government was forced to release three terrorists to save the lives of 176 passengers and 15 crew members on board.

  • Rahul Gandhi dares PM Modi for debate on Rafale Aug 13, 2018 02:57 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi dares PM Modi for debate on Rafale

    The Congress has raised several questions on the Rafale deal, accusing the government of compromising with national interests.

  • Rahul Gandhi approves 32-member committee for Madhya Pradesh polls Aug 11, 2018 08:55 AM IST

    Rahul Gandhi approves 32-member committee for Madhya Pradesh polls

    Congress Legislative Party (CLP) leader Ajay Singh "Rahul", party MPs Kantilal Bhuria, Vivek Tankha and Rajmani Patel are also part of the committee, AICC general secretary Ashok Gehlot said.

  • MP pre-poll alliance: Mayawati, Kamal Nath meet in Delhi Jul 16, 2018 11:05 PM IST

    MP pre-poll alliance: Mayawati, Kamal Nath meet in Delhi

    Senior Congress leaders including Kamal Nath had batted for a pre-poll alliance with the BSP and other like-minded parties in Madhya Pradesh that goes to polls later this year

  • Under Rahul Gandhi, Congress is without a working committee for the longest time Jul 11, 2018 02:39 PM IST

    Under Rahul Gandhi, Congress is without a working committee for the longest time

    Congress has been working in a de-centralised manner due to the absence of a CWC, which has traditionally been the executive committee of the party

  • Congress accuses Modi government of politicising surgical strikes Jun 28, 2018 01:52 PM IST

    Congress accuses Modi government of politicising surgical strikes

    Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala accused the government of meting out “step-motherly treatment” to the armed forces by not providing them with state-of-the-art equipment and slashing their budgetary allocation.

  • Grand alliance of opposition a sentiment of people: Rahul Gandhi Jun 13, 2018 03:25 PM IST

    Grand alliance of opposition a sentiment of people: Rahul Gandhi

    Rahul Gandhi said, "Prime Minister Modi and the BJP are attacking the Constitution and institutions of the nation".

  • After Karnataka success, Congress all set to repeat grand alliance move in Maharashtra: Report Jun 11, 2018 10:53 AM IST

    After Karnataka success, Congress all set to repeat grand alliance move in Maharashtra: Report

    A potential grand alliance of political parties in Maharashtra could gather as much as 55 percent vote share, a Congress leader said

  • Pranab Mukherjee showed RSS mirror of truth, will RSS-BJP accept his advice, change: Congress Jun 08, 2018 07:46 AM IST

    Pranab Mukherjee showed RSS mirror of truth, will RSS-BJP accept his advice, change: Congress

    Mukherjee particularly highlighted the imperative to free public discourse from all forms of violence, besides putting compassion, harmony and non-violence as the centre stage of public life, Surjewala said.

  • Democracy restored, says Congress after Supreme Court orders floor test in Karnataka on May 19 May 18, 2018 12:43 PM IST

    Democracy restored, says Congress after Supreme Court orders floor test in Karnataka on May 19

    Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said the Constitution has rejected the "unconstitutional" decision of the Karnataka Governor.

  • Battle for Karnataka: Supreme Court refuses to stay Yeddyurappa's swearing-in May 17, 2018 07:40 AM IST

    Battle for Karnataka: Supreme Court refuses to stay Yeddyurappa's swearing-in

    The apex court however made it clear that the swearing-in and the government formation in the state would be subject to the final outcome of the case before it.

  • All you need to know about Karnataka polls 2018 May 11, 2018 07:19 PM IST

    All you need to know about Karnataka polls 2018

    Karnataka, India’s fifth largest state by GDP will go to polls on May 12 as an intense three-way battle ensues between the BJP, Congress and JD(S).

  • Rahul Gandhi gives Modi 'F' grade for agriculture in Karnataka May 03, 2018 01:40 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi gives Modi 'F' grade for agriculture in Karnataka

    There has been no contribution from the Centre to the Congress-led government's Rs 8,500 crore contribution in farm loan waivers, Gandhi said on Twitter.

  • Congress has to decide whether it will join federal front: Mamata Banerjee Apr 24, 2018 09:30 PM IST

    Congress has to decide whether it will join federal front: Mamata Banerjee

    When asked whether the federal front will include the Congress, the TMC supremo said, "The answer lies in the future. The Congress has to decide whether it will join the federal front."

  • Situation created by Modi govt worse than emergency: Yashwant Sinha Apr 23, 2018 07:30 PM IST

    Situation created by Modi govt worse than emergency: Yashwant Sinha

    Sinha, who resigned from the BJP and taken 'sanyas' (retirement) from party politics on April 21, has also claimed that the people in the country were feeling insecure due to the actions of the Modi government, which, he said, has "destroyed the temple of democracy".

  • BJP richest national party, total income Rs 1,034 cr in FY17: ADR Apr 10, 2018 03:50 PM IST

    BJP richest national party, total income Rs 1,034 cr in FY17: ADR

    "This forms 66.34 percent of the total income of national parties added together during 2016-17," Delhi-based think-tank Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) said in a report released today.

  • In Karnataka elections, losers don't always fade away: A look at CMs over 30 years Apr 10, 2018 11:35 AM IST

    In Karnataka elections, losers don't always fade away: A look at CMs over 30 years

    All eyes are glued on the present chief minister Siddaramaiah as to whether he will break the jinx and get a second successive term.

  • The rise, fall and rise of the Third Front in India Apr 06, 2018 06:27 PM IST

    The rise, fall and rise of the Third Front in India

    A Third Front, a coalition of non-Congress and non-BJP parties is on the rise again ahead of the 2019 general elections. Read on for a brief history on the rise of a strong alliance.

  • Rahul my boss too, will work with 'like-minded parties' to defeat BJP: Sonia Gandhi Feb 08, 2018 12:45 PM IST

    Rahul my boss too, will work with 'like-minded parties' to defeat BJP: Sonia Gandhi

    Sonia Gandhi told party MPs to work with dedication, loyalty and enthusiasm with Rahul Gandhi to strengthen the party and said he was her boss, too.

  • Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over Rafale deal; dubs Lok Sabha speech as 'campaign speech' Feb 07, 2018 04:51 PM IST

    Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over Rafale deal; dubs Lok Sabha speech as 'campaign speech'

    Rahul Gandhi made the accusation while reacting to PM Modi's speech in the Lok Sabha, which, he dubbed as a "political and campaign speech".

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