Rebel Assam Congress leader set to join BJP

Amid speculation that many Congress legislators may shift allegiance, at least 15 of them reached the airport near here on Friday to welcome former Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma who is set to join the BJP.

UPA discussed offer from Dawood Ibrahim to return India two years back: Sources

According to sources, Dawood Ibrahim had offered to return to India two years ago and had comminicated the same through a Congress leader to top party leadership in 2013.

Sonia condoles death of former Union minister BK Handique

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday condoled the death of former Union minister Bijoy Krishna Handique.

Congress leader pressurised me to help coal scam accused, says Sushma Swaraj

Even as Parliament remained stalled over Opposition's demand that she resign over 'Lalitgate', External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Wednesday, took the fight to the opposition camp with a sensational counter-attack.

Veteran Congress leader Sheila Kaul no more

Former Union minister Sheila Kaul, a sister-in-law of Jawaharlal Nehru and oldest surviving former Parliamentarian, has died, aged 101.

Zee Media Exclusive interview with Congress leader Kamal Nath

Watch Zee Media Exclusive interview with Congress leader Kamal Nath only on Zee News.

Scribes protest against 'misbehaviour' by Tharoor's staff

Journalists here took out a protest march condemning alleged "misbehaviour" by one of the staff members of Congress leader Sashi Tharoor with some of their colleagues on Thursday.

Former Union minister Baleshwar Ram dead

Former Union minister and veteran Congress leader Baleshwar Ram died due to kidney-related ailments in a private hospital here, his family sources said today.

Tharoor raises objection on marital rape, says govt's move disappointing

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Thursday said that the government`s move not to consider marital rape as a crime is disappointing as violence within a marriage is equally condemnable as outside it.

Digvijay's dig at Obama's praise of Modi

Congress leader Digvijay Singh today had a dig at US President Barack Obama praise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi by recalling Winston Churchill's remarks about German dictator Adolf Hitler.

Congress leader Ghulam Rasool Kar dies of prolonged illness

Veteran Congress leader and member of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Ghulam Rasool Kar died after a prolonged illness here on Friday.

MPPEB scam: Cong leader moves court against Digvijay for 'blackmail'

A Congress leader has filed a complaint in a local court seeking action against party general secretary Digvijay Singh for "blackmailing" people with his claims that he has credible evidence related to the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam.

Congress leader fears threat to life from Azam supporters

Fearing threat to his life, a Congress leader, who had helped a Bareilly youth get bail after his arrest for posting comments against Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan, has knocked the doors of Raj Bhawan for security.

No evidence so far that Sunanda was murdered, says Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said on Monday that there was no evidence so far that his wife Sunanda Pushkar was murdered.

1984 riots: Witness denies deposing falsely against Sajjan

A 70-year-old woman today denied in a Delhi court that she was tutored and deposed falsely against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, facing trial in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, at the instance of CBI or his political opponents.

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was part of mob which attacked Sikhs: 1984 riots witness

A 70-year-old woman on Tuesday alleged in a Delhi court that Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and certain others were part of a mob which had attacked, looted and burnt houses of Sikhs during the riots in 1984.

Thousands pay tribute to Congress leader Karthikeyan

Thousands of mourners led by Kerala Governor P Sathasivam, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his cabinet colleagues on Sunday paid rich tributes to Kerala Assembly speaker G Karthikeyan, who died after battling liver cancer at a Bengaluru hospital.

Shashi Tharoor did not influence Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy: Tribunal
Shashi Tharoor did not influence Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy: Tribunal

Former Union minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has been absolved by the Central Administrative Tribunal of the charge of putting pressure on AIIMS doctor to submit a "tailor-made autopsy report" in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case.

Masood heads home after SC bail

The first MP to lose his seat after the Supreme Court ruling on disqualification of convicted lawmakers, former Union Minister and Congress leader Rasheed Masood, today left the district health centre here for his residence after the apex court granted him bail.

Youth held for hacking into Cong leader's ATM account

The cyber cell of the Crime Branch of Odisha Police on Tuesday arrested a 26-year-old youth on charge of fradulently withdrawing cash from the bank account of a Congress leader by using a stolen ATM card.