Congress chief

Former BJP aid calls Rahul a leader India needs, says Congress chief will become next PM

Former BJP aid calls Rahul a leader India needs, says Congress chief will become next PM

Sudheendra Kulkarni, former aide of BJP leader LK Advani, on Sunday showered praise on newly- elected Congress president Rahul Gandhi, saying he is the leader India needs and that he will be the next prime minister.

Dec 16, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
Miffed Sonia Gandhi forced to pause her last address as Congress chief, thanks to firecrackers

Miffed Sonia Gandhi forced to pause her last address as Congress chief, thanks to firecrackers

Rahul Gandhi rushed to the podium briefly to pacify his visibly miffed mother

Dec 16, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
Rahul era dawns on Congress, Sonia to take back seat

Rahul era dawns on Congress, Sonia to take back seat

New era has finally dawned on Congress. After 19 years, Sonia Gandhi passed on the chief's baton to her son Rahul Gandhi. 

Dec 16, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi's elevation a mere 'coronation exercise', not based on performance: BJP

Rahul Gandhi's elevation a mere 'coronation exercise', not based on performance: BJP

The ruling BJP on Tuesday said that Rahul Gandhi elevation to the top party post was just a 'coronation exercise'.

Dec 12, 2017, 07:52 AM IST
It's an honour to work for the ideals of Congress party, Rahul Gandhi

It's an honour to work for the ideals of Congress party, Rahul Gandhi

Before Rahul Gandhi, other members of the family who occupied the post of Congress president were Motilal Nehru, Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira, Rajiv and Sonia.

Dec 11, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi 'fruitful tenure' as Congress president, Rahul thanks PM

Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi 'fruitful tenure' as Congress president, Rahul thanks PM

The CEA received a total of 89 nomination papers proposing Rahul Gandhi's name for Congress chief.

Dec 11, 2017, 19:25 PM IST
Congress leaders flood Rahul Gandhi with greetings on elevation as party president

Congress leaders flood Rahul Gandhi with greetings on elevation as party president

Rahul will take over from Sonia Gandhi who served as Congress president for 19 years.

Dec 11, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi set to take over from Sonia Gandhi, who led Congress for 19 years

Rahul Gandhi set to take over from Sonia Gandhi, who led Congress for 19 years

Sonia Gandhi became Congress president in 1998.

Dec 11, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to be 16th Congress president since Independence: Here's a full list

Rahul Gandhi to be 16th Congress president since Independence: Here's a full list

Rahul Gandhi will be the fifth Congress president since Independence.

Dec 11, 2017, 16:09 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi officially announced new Congress president, to take charge on December 16

Rahul Gandhi officially announced new Congress president, to take charge on December 16

Rahul Gandhi will be the sixth member of the Nehru-Gandhi family, the fifth since Independece, to hold the top post in the Congress.

Dec 11, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
BJP mocks Gandhi scion's rise as Congress says 'India with Rahul Gandhi'

BJP mocks Gandhi scion's rise as Congress says 'India with Rahul Gandhi'

Rahul Gandhi filed the nomination for Congress chief's post earlier today

Dec 04, 2017, 11:47 AM IST
Rahul's elevation as Congress chief likely before Gujarat polls

Rahul's elevation as Congress chief likely before Gujarat polls

Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress president is likely to happen before the Gujarat polls, scheduled to held be on December 9 and 14.

Nov 19, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
Rahul to take charge as Congress president soon: Sonia Gandhi

Rahul to take charge as Congress president soon: Sonia Gandhi

Rahul's elevation as the Congress president will be a game-changer for the party, feel insiders

Oct 13, 2017, 20:53 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi will become Congress chief by 2017 end, says senior party leader

Rahul Gandhi will become Congress chief by 2017 end, says senior party leader

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will take over as party chief by the end of 2017, senior party leader P.L. Punia said on Wednesday.

Jun 07, 2017, 23:30 PM IST

Time for Rahul Gandhi to take over as Congress chief: Narayanasamy

Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy has said Rahul Gandhi has worked hard to strengthen Congress at the state level and time has come for him to take over as the party chief.

Oct 23, 2016, 10:39 AM IST
Rahul is de facto Cong chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh

Rahul is de facto Cong chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh

Ramesh also said it was high time that the Congress changed in tune with changing India as "our communication strategy is not very effective".

Jun 05, 2016, 13:25 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi to remain Congress president, Rahul's elevation delayed: Reports

Sonia Gandhi to remain Congress president, Rahul's elevation delayed: Reports

Sonia Gandhi will continue to be the president of the Congress party for another year, as per reports on Thursday.

Sep 04, 2015, 00:05 AM IST

Sahay made Chief of Congress Campaign Committee in Jharkhand

Former Union Minister Subodh Kant Sahay has been made the Chairman of Congress Campaign Committee in Jharkhand, where the five-phase Assembly polls are scheduled from November 25.

Nov 17, 2014, 19:23 PM IST

Maharashtra CM, state Cong chief meet Sonia

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and state Congress chief Manikrao Thakre today met party President Sonia Gandhi against the backdrop of the party`s debacle in the Lok Sabha elections in the state.

May 30, 2014, 12:34 PM IST

Gujarat Congress chief compares Modi to monkey

Gujarat Congress chief Arjun Modhwadia has compared Chief Minister Narendra Modi to a monkey.

Nov 08, 2012, 20:28 PM IST