Rahul Gandhi has no issue about meeting those senior Congress leaders who have reservations about his leadership, AICC said on Thursday hours after the party vice president returned from his nearly two-month sabbatical.
Congress on Friday night reacted sharply over the decision to prematurely prorogue the Rajya Sabha dubbing it as a "poor attempt at unilateralism" and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "bulldozing" the controversial Land bill.
Amid talk that Rahul Gandhi will be anointed as the party chief, AICC on Thursday announced a new schedule for organisational elections in which the next Congress President will be elected by September 30.
Congress on Tuesday accused the Modi government of trying to impose 'Police Raj' on 'Gujarat model' in the country after a Delhi Police communication asked the MPs not to hold a protest march on land bill from Parliament House as prohibitory orders were in force in the area.
Taking over as the new president of Delhi Congress, Ajay Maken on Sunday rapped AAP for its "false promises" and said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is making demands like full statehood and Haryana water for Delhi to cover his failures as he knows these cannot be fulfilled.
Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday urged party Vice president Rahul Gandhi to take charge as AICC working president to enable the party witness larger opportunities at all levels for `young and energetic workers`.
Faced with sliding electoral fortune since the Lok Sabha poll debacle, Congress is likely to make leadership changes in a number of states, which will also lead to a shake-up in the AICC, where some young general secretaries could be appointed.
Shortly after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took “leave of absence”, Shiv Sena targeted the Gandhi scion in its editorial mouthpiece 'Saamna' alleging that he took the decision as he was miffed with senior party leaders.
With his surprise sabbatical "for a few weeks" sparking speculations, Congress on Monday jumped in to damage control asserting that Gandhi will actively take part in all party processes after he comes back from the leave in near future.
Congress leader Karan Singh on Thursday said he had resigned from AICC's foreign affairs wing after being left out of a delegation of its leaders which met US President Barack Obama during his visit to India, but did not press the matter after speaking to party chief Sonia Gandhi.
Supporters of AICC member and former Union Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti on Monday welcomed the high command reportedly pulling up TNCC president E V K S Elangovan for some of his remarks against the two and said it was a "relief".
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that the party had faced poll routs in the past several elections, including the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, not because of the Bharatiya Janata Party but as a consequence of party workers' angst.
Days after its senior leader Sheila Dikshit did not rule out support to AAP, Congress on Monday asserted it will not have any truck with Arvind Kejriwal-led party as it attacked him along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "U-turns" on promises.