BJP 'equally responsible' for Masarat Alam's release: Congress

The Congress on Sunday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is a coalition partner of the People's Democratic Party ( PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir, is equally responsible for separatist leader Masarat Alam's release.

Govt brings up Anand Sharma's letter to check Cong offensive on land law

Government on Thursday sought to puncture the Congress offensive against the new land bill by citing former Commerce Minister Anand Sharma's strong reservations on the measure in 2012 where he stated that the old bill during UPA will have "adverse" long term implications.

Debate over Land Acquisition Bill in Lok Sabha

Let the Bill come to the House and then can be debated. First let the bill come and everyone read before this discussion. Don't make speeches without actually reading the law on Land Acquisition Ordinance, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Congress targets Government over Land Ordinance Bill

Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday lashed out at the BJP-led government over the Land Ordinance Bill, saying the Centre is not sensitive about the woes of farmers.

Modi's unhealthy mindset is a matter of national concern: Congress

Narendra Modi's "unhealthy mindset is a matter of national concern", Congress on Tuesday said taking exception to the Prime Minister's projection that he alone has brought recognition to India the world over.

No leadership crisis in Congress: Anand Sharma

Unfazed with former union minister Jayanthi Natrajan`s exit, Congress leader Anand Sharma Friday dispelled concerns of leadership deficit within his party.

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh call on US Prez Obama

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party leaders on Monday met US President Barack Obama here.

Congress hits back at BJP, says no dilution of stand on terror

Hitting back at the BJP, Congress on Wednesday said there is "no dilution" of its stand against Pakistan-sponsored terrorism but wanted the Modi government to get its act together in the wake of the terror boat incident.

Congress not anti-reform party: Anand Sharma on Parliament logjam

 Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday assured the industry that his party is not "anti-reform" amid the ongoing logjam in Parliament at a time when the NDA government is keen to pass economic reform measures like the insurance bill and GST.

Yogi Adityanath's remarks 'unconstitutional', PM Modi must take action, cries Opposition

Slamming BJP MP Yogi Adityanath's statement on conversion issue, Opposition on Monday said that such remarks spread hatred in the nation and also demanded effective action from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Plan panel needed reorientation, not political burial: Congress

 Congress on Sunday said dismantling Planning Commission will be "unwarranted, shortsighted and dangerous" as it will have long term adverse effect on Centre-state relations and asserted that the plan panel needed "reorientation" and not "political burial".

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.

Congress hits back at Jaitley, says BJP disrupted Parliament when in Opposition

Hitting back Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for accusing it of being obstructionist in Parliament, Congress on Sunday said it exposes BJP's "hypocricy and double standards" as the party had frequently "derailed" legislative business while it was in Opposition.

Govt refutes Congress allegations over Nehru anniversary event

The government on Wednesday rejected as "completely baseless and misleading" the allegations made by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma that the party was denied permission for an event at Vigyan Bhavan on Jawaharlal Nehru's birth anniversary (November 14) though it was "not in use".

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.

PM Modi not invited for Congress' conference on Nehru

Congress is organising a two day commemorative international conference to mark the 125th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru and the one name missing from the list is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's.

Congress calls Modi an "absentee PM"

Congress Thursday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "absence" in Delhi and his engagement in state election campaigns at a time when unabated ceasefire violations continued from across the border.

Narendra Modi has not fulfilled promises in 100 days: Anand Sharma

Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Union Minister and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday demanded that he tender an apology to people of the country, as he did not fulfil the promises he assured to complete in his first 100 days in office.

Modi should do homework well, Maharashtra ahead of Gujarat: Anand Sharma

Claiming that Maharashtra is ahead of Gujarat in terms of development and education, former Union Minister and Congress leader Anand Sharma said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should to do his "homework before saying anything."

Narendra Modi has not fulfilled promises in 100 days: Anand Sharma

Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Union Minister and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday demanded that he tender an apology to people of the country, as he did not fulfil the promises he assured to complete in his first 100 days in office.