DNA: Analysis of why 'Shaheed' not defined in defence or central forces

Government on Tuesday informed the Parliament that the term 'shaheed' or martyr is not defined "anywhere" and there is no official order to accord the same to defence or paramilitary personnel.

Watch: Top 25 Headlines @10 am

Watch: Top 25 Headlines @10 am on Zee News.

Ambika Soni lauds Rahul Gandhi's visit to Punjab

Congress leader Ambika Soni on Wednesday hailed party vice-president Rahul Gandhi's visit to Punjab to take stock of the farmers' woes.

Congress speaks in different voices over leadership issue

Different voices emerged from Congress on Monday on the leadership issue with senior leader Ambika Soni insisting that the party needs Sonia Gandhi as President while party general secretary Digvijay Singh pitched for Rahul Gandhi, saying a "generational change has to take place".

Congress needs Sonia Gandhi as president: Ambika Soni

Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni on Monday insisted that the party needs Sonia Gandhi as president even as she made a strong defence of Rahul Gandhi, who is on sabbatical for more than a month, saying there is "no question of having one at the cost of another".

Wait for poll results in Delhi: Ambika Soni

 AICC General Secretary and Himachal in charge Ambika Soni today refused to spell out party's strategy in Delhi on the basis of exit poll prediction and said that it would be premature to make any comment on the basis of exit poll results.

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to campaign for J&K polls next week

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign next week in favour of the party candidates for the upcoming state elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

Unfair to intrude into Robert Vadra's privacy, says Ambika Soni

Defending Robert Vadra over his public spat with a journalist, senior Congress leader Ambika Soni on Monday said he should be left alone.

Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker proposes name of Bahuguna for RS

After two Cabinet ministers, Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal, a close aide of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, on Sunday put forth the name of former chief minister Vijay Bahuguna for the lone Rajya Sabha seat.

Cong to fight all seats in J&K: Ambika Soni

Asserting that Congress will fight all the 87 seats in Jammu and Kashmir, AICC general secretary Ambika Soni on Wednesday said Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi will be star campaigners for the upcoming Assembly elections in the state.

Rahul, Sonia assure full support to flood-affected people in J&K
Rahul, Sonia assure full support to flood-affected people in J&K

Visiting Jammu and Kashmir for the first time since it was struck by devastating floods, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi today said their party is with the people of the state and assured all help to mitigate their suffering.

Congress will emerge strong force in J&K: Soni

Congress general secretary Ambika Soni on Saturday said BJP has utterly failed in his promises and stands exposed for its double standards on various fronts, claiming that her party will emerge strong force in Jammu and Kashmir.

Ambika Soni slams Sushma Swaraj on plight of Indians in Iraq jails

Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni today accused External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj of "deliberately keeping out" facts regarding six Indians from Punjab languishing in Iraq jails.

Informed Sonia Gandhi about NC-Congress divorce long back: Omar Abdullah

Soon after the Congress announced it`s decision to part ways with the National Conference (NC) in the state, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday said that he had already conveyed to Sonia Gandhi about the NC`s decision to fight the Assembly elections in the state alone.

J&K Assembly polls: Ambika Soni non-committal on future of Congress-NC alliance

Congress on Tuesday gave no indication about the future of its alliance with National Conference(NC) but said it would contest the forthcoming Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections with the aim of emerging as the single- largest party in the state.

Sonia Gandhi to decide on alliance in Jammu and Kashmir

Saying the Jammu and Kashmir government should complete its full term, Congress general secretary Ambika Soni said party president Sonia Gandhi will take the final call on the future electoral alliance in the state.

Ambika Soni trailing behind SAD nominee

Senior Congress leader Ambika Soni was trailing behind SAD nominee Prem Singh Chandjuamajra from the Anandpur Sahab Lok Sabha constituency of Punjab.

Chandumajra fighting for political survival against Soni

SAD leader Prem Singh Chandumajra, who lost most polls he contested lately, is fighting for his political survival against Congress veteran Ambika Soni for the Anandpur Sahib Lok Sabha seat.

Soni claims `undercurrent of discontentment` with SAD-BJP rule

Former Union minister and Congress candidate from Anandpur Sahib Lok Sabha seat Ambika Soni on Monday said there was an "undercurrent of discontentment" with the SAD-BJP government in Punjab, which is leading many people to supporting her party.