Oct 12, 2021 03:33 PM IST
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, it is believed, is trying to avert a showdown. Party sources said a senior Congress leader, acting as her emissary, is trying to prevail upon the G-23 dissenters not to confront the leadership at the October 16 CWC
- Oct 06, 2021 07:57 PM IST
The party sources said Sonia Gandhi has already indicated that the meeting of the CWC will be convened soon and internal issues will be debated.
- Oct 01, 2021 08:20 AM IST
The Congress needs to deliver the strong opposition that is a must for democracy
- Sep 20, 2021 10:32 AM IST
A frank face-to-face conversation between Amarinder Singh and Navjot Singh Sidhu was all that was needed. Instead, the Congress high command chose the monarchical style of trouble-shooting through courtiers, caucuses and committees. Failure was predestined
- Sep 19, 2021 09:36 PM IST
A former AICC office-bearer said once any party heavyweight dissents in the open, things may snowball further, hinting at a possible rebellion by Amarinder Singh in the run-up to Punjab assembly polls slated in the next few months.
- Sep 18, 2021 06:57 PM IST
Tharoor was speaking to reporters after the inauguration of the office of Muvattupuzha legislator Mathew Kuzhalnadan here.
- Aug 25, 2021 10:56 PM IST
Asked about opposition BJP's demand for clarification on the issue of rotation of the chief minister's post, Baghel said it was worried because there was a 'farmers' government' in Chhattisgarh.
- Aug 20, 2021 07:47 PM IST
"The current scenario in India appears very gloomy. Farmers are protesting for many months, it’s an anguishing picture for a democratic country like India. The nation is facing many issues like inflation, economic slowdown, Covid mitigation, unemployment, border disputes, issue of the minority communities etc,” NCP chief tweeted.
- Aug 19, 2021 08:26 AM IST
The Shiv Sena seems to be at ease in its alliance with the Congress and there seems to be a natural cohesion between the two parties. This is in stark contrast to its alliance with the BJP where visible differences were common
- Aug 16, 2021 09:42 AM IST
Dev, a former member of Lok Sabha from Silchar in Assam and daughter of seven-time parliamentarian Santosh Mohan Dev, is likely to join Trinamool Congress.
- Aug 12, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Congress President Sonia Gandhi will invite Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to the dinner
- Aug 11, 2021 08:34 AM IST
This was the first time that Singh met the party president after the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as Punjab Congress chief, despite his opposition.
- Jul 23, 2021 03:55 PM IST
The Punjab Congress drama, though defined by the public spat between CM Captain Amarinder Singh and Navjot Singh Sidhu, is considered by analysts to be a veiled confrontation between the party high command and the 'old guard'
- Jul 19, 2021 08:44 AM IST
Party MPs would be moving adjournment motions in Lok Sabha to demand a discussion on these issues, party leaders said ahead of the commencement of the Monsoon session from Monday.
- Jul 18, 2021 09:43 PM IST
Apart from this, the Congress president Sonia Gandhi also appointed Sangat Singh Gilzian, Sukhwinder Singh Danny, Pawan Goel and Kuljit Singh Nagra as working president of Punjab PCC.
- Jul 15, 2021 03:16 PM IST
Prashant Kishor, who has fuelled speculations with his meeting with senior Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, had managed the TMC's election campaign in Bengal.
- Jul 13, 2021 08:21 AM IST
Among those who will attend the July 14 meeting are Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury.
- Jun 24, 2021 02:15 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi also said that the country needs to prepare for the possible third wave and take proactive measures so that children are spared this calamity.
- Jun 21, 2021 03:49 PM IST
In the meeting, which will be held virtually, party leaders will also discuss the current Covid and political situations. They will give their suggestions for taking on the government and reaching out to the people to highlight its failures, sources said.
- Jun 15, 2021 10:43 AM IST
As the Congress is facing rumblings from within in its state units in Punjab and Rajasthan, the central leadership will do well to understand that succumbing to such pressure tactics is not an option
- Jun 07, 2021 01:30 PM IST
The crisis in Congress-ruled Punjab arose due to Navjot Singh Sidhu’s restlessness turning into a potential rebellion, the AAP’s reported growth in the state, and Chief Minister Amrinder Singh’s insistence on cornering all glory
- May 28, 2021 08:11 PM IST
The committee comes in the wake of infighting and factionalism within the Punjab unit of the Congress ahead of 2022 assembly elections in the state.
- May 23, 2021 08:02 PM IST
The Samyukta Kisan Morcha has called a countrwide protest on May 26 to mark the completion of six months of their agitation against the Centre's farm reform laws.
- May 22, 2021 02:22 PM IST
In a letter addressed to PM Narendra Modi, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi said she was urging the Centre to take immediate action to bring relief to patients afflicted by mucormycosis.
- May 20, 2021 02:58 PM IST
"I am writing to request you to consider providing free education at the Navodaya Vidyalayas to children who have lost either both parents or an earning parent on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.