After keeping away from political meetings for six days, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday called on Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar at the latter’s residence to discuss the political situation.
Though the meeting led to speculation about a
In a repeat of 2014, the Congress failed to win a single Lok Sabha seat in Rajasthan despite winning the assembly elections nearly five months ago.
With Rahul Gandhi remaining firm on his decision to step down as Congress president in the wake of a humiliating drubbing in the Lok Sabha
Suspense prevails over Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s future at the helm of the 133-year-old party as colleagues and allies sought to persuade him on Tuesday to continue to steer the organisation, struggling to come to terms with its crushing defeat in the 17th generalRead More
Representative Robert Vadra has been brought by the Enforcement Directorate to its Delhi office on Thursday regarding a corruption case.
The central probe office had on Friday moved the Delhi High Court looking for the undoing of expectant anticipatory bail conceded to Robert Vadra inRead More
Forty eight hours after the Congress Working Committee (CWC) met and analysed the party’s debacle in the Lok Sabha election, there was no clarity on whether Rahul Gandhi would continue as party president.
Sources told that there could be another CWC meeting later this week if Mr.Read More
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said those found guilty in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases should and will be punished.
He said his party leader Sam Pitroda’s hua to hua remark on the tragic anti-Sikh riots was shameful.
“Pitroda shouldRead More
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked Sam Pitroda to apologise about his statement about the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The 1984 anti-Sikh riots have been a sensitive issue for the Congress and is likely to damage its prospects in Punjab that votes on May 19 and for the May 12Read More
New Delhi : Voting of 51 seats in 7 states completed on 06th May with 63.26% as against 61.75% in 2014 with several incidents of violence in West Bengal and Jammu & Kashmir. In West Bengal 74% voting has been recorded. 65% in Madhya Pradesh, 63% in Rajasthan andRead More
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said the BJP should have come out with a ‘maafinama’ (letter of apology) instead of a manifesto.(HT PHOTO)
Congress also hit out at the BJP leaders for not taking any questions after releasing the manifesto and compared that withRead More
A survey conducted by C-Voter and ABP news has predicted that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party would lose all three upcoming Assembly elections of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Rajasthan to the Congress, but the Narendra Modi factor may swing things in the party's favour in the 2019 LokRead More
New Delhi: Countering the picture projected by Opposition of a gloomy economic situation and claims of rising unemployment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that more than one crore jobs have been created in the last one year, hence, the campaign of lack of jobs needs to stop now.Read More
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for maintaining silence over recent incidents of sexual abuse and rape of minor girls in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh shelter homes. He also called the RSS a “male chauvinisticRead More
BHOPAL: As a fight over a chair escalated into a full-blown row between party workers in Madhya Pradesh, a top Congress leader in the state ended up giving advice that his leadership may not appreciate. "Learn discipline from RSS," said Deepak Babaria, the state Congress in-charge, asRead More
Lok Sabha will today debate a no-confidence motion against the BJP-led NDA government. Congress president Rahul Gandhi is expected to lead the Opposition charge, while Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reply to the debate. In its first test of unity, the Opposition is likely toRead More
JAIPUR: Alleging that the RSS and AIMIM were "two sides of the same coin", the Congress today accused both the organisations of polarising people.
"They are the two sides of the same coin. They do polarisation and run their own agendas," Congress spokesperson Priyanka
Memories of a near-washout Budget Session precede the convening of the Monsoon Session, which will be the last Monsoon Session of the 16th Lok Sabha. While members of both the Opposition and Treasury benches have vowed commitment to let the House function in accordance with theRead More
New Delhi: Ruling out a single rate Goods and Services Tax (GST), Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian on Wednesday pitched for a three-rate structure going forward as revenues stabilise.
He said GST is a "work in progress" and there is a need for furtherRead More
Honour killings had been unheard of in Kerala. But the deaths of a 22-year-old girl and a 23-year-old man in a little over two months show 'shame killings' that Keralites believed was mostly a north Indian phenomenon are making their way to the state. The first incident on 22 MarchRead More
Voters are not known to study past election statistics before making their choices. In other words, trends don't influence voters. Rather it's the voters who set the trends. Past trends, however, provide insights into voting behaviour even if, in the end, an election result may not fallRead More