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 Cost of tea, coffee at Chennai airport 'horrifies' Chidambaram; Twitterati take potshots at Congress leader

Cost of tea, coffee at Chennai airport 'horrifies' Chidambaram; Twitterati take potshots at Congress leader

Karti, son of senior Congress leader P Chidambaram was on March 23, 2018, granted bail in the INX Media case. 

Mar 25, 2018, 22:11 PM IST
10 years of UPA rule saw best decadal growth: P Chidambaram claims

10 years of UPA rule saw best decadal growth: P Chidambaram claims

Congress leader P Chidambaram today claimed that the participants of a business meeting have opined that the10 years of the UPA rule saw the best decadal growth, and the Gross Domestic Product in current prices increased four times in rupee terms.

Feb 24, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
I-T department issues notice to Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi's wife for purchases from Nirav Modi

I-T department issues notice to Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi's wife for purchases from Nirav Modi

Nirav Modi is being investigated by multiple probe agencies after it recently came to light, following a complaint by the Punjab National Bank, that they allegedly cheated the nationalised bank to the tune of Rs 11,400 crore.

Feb 20, 2018, 18:36 PM IST
Chillar talk is just small change: Miss World Manushi reacts to Shashi Tharoor's tweet

Chillar talk is just small change: Miss World Manushi reacts to Shashi Tharoor's tweet

The beauty queen, the first Indian to win the Miss World crown in 16 years, took to Twitter Monday to react to the politician’s tweet.

Nov 20, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
Veteran Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi dies after being in coma for 8 years

Veteran Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi dies after being in coma for 8 years

Veteran Congress leader Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi dies after being in coma for 8 years

Nov 20, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Cops detain, stop Congress leader from meeting Amitabh Bachchan

Sanjay Nirupam on Sunday said he was stopped by police from meeting Amitabh Bachchan.

Aug 27, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
1984 riots case: Plea seeking Jagdish Tytler's lie detector test to resume today

1984 riots case: Plea seeking Jagdish Tytler's lie detector test to resume today

The Patiala House Court will continue to hear plea seeking Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's lie detector test in Karkardooma Court in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots case on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2017, 09:16 AM IST
Presidential election: Sushma Swaraj tweets 2013 Lok Sabha video, says 'This is how Meira Kumar treated Leader of Opposition'

Presidential election: Sushma Swaraj tweets 2013 Lok Sabha video, says 'This is how Meira Kumar treated Leader of Opposition'

On June 22,  Congress leader Meira Kumar was chosen as Opposition's joint candidate against NDA's Ram Nath Kovind for Presidential election.

Jun 25, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

Maharashtra opens kitty for agitating farmers

Mandsaur has become the epicenter of a farmers` agitation over a demand for loan waivers and better prices for their produce.

Jun 13, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

Farmers' protest: Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia detained on way to Mandsaur

Jyotiraditya Scindia was on Tuesday arrested along with some party leaders while on way to Mandsaur.

Jun 13, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

Farmers will open fire on govt: MP Congress leader in video

Days after a violent farmers' agitation in Madhya Pradesh, a video surfaced today in which a state Congress leader is purportedly seen threatening that Satna district farmers led by party leader Ajay Singh will "fire bullets at the state government".

Jun 13, 2017, 00:26 AM IST

Narendra Modi, Hamid Ansari condole Telangana MP's death

Reddy died of a massive heart attack in Himachal Pradesh`s Kullu town on Friday.

Jun 09, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Opposition parties teaming up for a coalition in 2019 polls: Pilot

The former Union minister also took a dig at NDA coalition partner Shiv Sena and said that the Uddhav Thackeray-led party is often critical of the government policies in Maharashtra.

Jun 09, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Congress leader's organisation to adopt 208 farmer families

The Foundation known as Padma Bhushan Dr Balasaheb Vikhe-Patil will be launched on June 15 and has decided to adopt distressed farmer families from Ahmednagar district.

Jun 05, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh asked to vacate government bungalow on Janpath

The court dismissed the appeal filed by the Congress leader against the March 24 order of the Estate Officer, asking Singh to vacate the Janpath bungalow.

Jun 02, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar meets moderate Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Senior Congress leader on Thursday met moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman to discuss the prevailing situation in Kashmir.

May 25, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

Court seizes Jagdish Tytler's passport, directs CBI to take action

A court here on Tuesday seized Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's passport and directed the CBI for appropriate action after it was revealed that he gave false information during its renewal that no criminal case is pending against him.

May 23, 2017, 20:24 PM IST

Court takes cognisance of defamation case against Cong leader

The court fixed the matter for pre-summoning evidence on July 15. If convicted, Gohil may face a maximum jail term for two years.

May 16, 2017, 21:19 PM IST

'Kharge's return to politics will boost Congress prospects'

There were speculations that Mallikarjun Kharge might be relieved from Chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee, to make room for him to play a more active role in Karnataka politics.

May 11, 2017, 19:00 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj trashes report of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor drafting statement on Kulbhushan Jadhav

Sushma Swaraj trashes report of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor drafting statement on Kulbhushan Jadhav

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today rubbished reports that Congress leader Shashi Tharoor will help the Narendra Modi government in drafting a statement on Kulbhushan Jadhav to be read out in Parliament.

Apr 11, 2017, 22:58 PM IST