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Congress forms five-member committee to examine bills, debates in Parl

The Congress on Wednesday formed a five-member committee to examine the ongoing bills and debates in the Parliament on specific issues.

Mayawati raises assault on Muslim women by vigilantes in Madhya Pradesh

The beating up of two Muslim women in Madhya Pradesh on beef rumors was raised by Mayawati in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, with the BSP leader slamming the government over situation in BJP-ruled states

'27 saal UP behaal': Congress announces 3-day bus yatra from Delhi to Kanpur

'27 saal UP behaal': Congress announces 3-day bus yatra from Delhi to Kanpur

To woo voters in the Hindi heartland ahead of polls, Congress on Thursday announced a three-day bus yatra "27 saal UP behaal", starting July 23 from Delhi to Kanpur.

If BJP has Amit Shah, Congress has Ghulam Nabi Azad: Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who has been projected as the Congress' chief ministerial candidate for the Uttar Pradesh elections, on Monday described Ghulam Nabi Azad as the Amit Shah of Congress.

Broad consensus has emerged over GST, says Venkaiah Naidu

 Claiming a "broad consensus" on the long pending GST Bill, Union Minister M Venkiah Naidu on Sunday said the Centre was "very serious" about its passage in the monsoon session of parliament, but virtually rejected Congress' demand for a tax rate cap terming it "not feasible and advisable".

Congress to attack government over Arunachal, Uttrakhand, failed NSG bid

Buoyed by the restoration of its governments in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Congress on Sunday said it will target the Modi dispensation for "using all tricks" to destabilise opposition ruled states which no longer trusted the Centre.

GST not discussed at all-party meet, will support bills on merit: Congress

GST not discussed at all-party meet, will support bills on merit: Congress

The GST issue did not figure at an all-party meeting called on Sunday by the government, the Congress said adding that the party will support in Parliament any legislation that is in the nation's interest.

Monsoon session to begin tomorrow, Opposition parties to corner govt on Arunachal, Kashmir issues

Monsoon session to begin tomorrow, Opposition parties to corner govt on Arunachal, Kashmir issues

The Opposition would seek to corner the government for its "attempts to destabilise" states ruled by it and the Kashmir unrest in the Monsoon Session of Parliament from tomorrow, but also support the GST Bill which Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said was of "national importance".

Congress names Sheila Dikshit as chief ministerial candidate for UP elections; 'I'm ready for the challenge', says former Delhi CM

Congress names Sheila Dikshit as chief ministerial candidate for UP elections; 'I'm ready for the challenge', says former Delhi CM

Sheila Dikshit on Thursday expressed confidence of Congress winning the Assembly election in UP.

Raj Babbar appointed Congress chief in UP, no word on Priyanka Gandhi's role

Raj Babbar appointed Congress chief in UP, no word on Priyanka Gandhi's role

Congress veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday confirmed that Rajya Sabha MP Raj Babbar has been appointed as the new Uttar Pradesh Congress committee president.

Priyanka Gandhi meets Congress' UP incharge Ghulam Nabi Azad, fuels speculation about her role

Priyanka Gandhi meets Congress' UP incharge Ghulam Nabi Azad, fuels speculation about her role

Sheila Dikshit, a Brahmin face, is expected to be announced as Congress' chief ministerial candidate.

UPCC president Nirmal Khatri submits resignation to Sonia

UPCC president Nirmal Khatri submits resignation to Sonia

Amid speculations of a reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh Congress ahead of the assembly polls, UPCC president Nirmal Khatri has submitted his resignation to party president Sonia Gandhi.

First Sonia, then Rahul, now Priyanka...it will make no difference: BJP on UP polls

First Sonia, then Rahul, now Priyanka...it will make no difference: BJP on UP polls

BJP leader Dinesh Sharma told ANI that the Congress won`t get much in Uttar Pradesh and they have nothing to lose as well.

Priyanka Gandhi to play major role in UP polls, role to expanded beyond Amethi, Rae Bareilly soon​ - Know details

Priyanka Gandhi to play major role in UP polls, role to expanded beyond Amethi, Rae Bareilly soon​ - Know details

With see-sawing developments over Priyanka Gandhi's announcement as the party's face in Uttar Pradesh Assembly election campaign, the Congress on Tuesday asserted that her influential personality will be greatly beneficial for them in the politically crucial state.

Cong mum over reports about Priyanka to be star campaigner in UP

Cong mum over reports about Priyanka to be star campaigner in UP

Congress on Monday remained tight-lipped over reports that Priyanka Gandhi would be its star campaigner in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh and also on the issue of elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the party chief.

Uttar Pradesh Congress cancels iftar programme, no official reason attributed behind cancellation

Uttar Pradesh Congress cancels iftar programme, no official reason attributed behind cancellation

Opinion divided among congressmen as to how the minorities will react to this step

Changes in UP Congress on cards; Ghulam Nabi Azad wants Priyanka Gandhi to play bigger role

Changes in UP Congress on cards; Ghulam Nabi Azad wants Priyanka Gandhi to play bigger role

Changes in the Uttar Pradesh Congress are on cards ahead of the Assembly election scheduled early next year, party General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad indicated on Tu

Rahul Gandhi not to be made leader of UP: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Newly-appointed AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said the 2017 Assembly elections in UP will be a fight between "secular and communal forces" and dismissed suggestions that Rahul Gandhi will be made leader of the state.

Ghulam Nabi Azad to visit UP, evolve Congress plan for Assembly polls

Days after being appointed the Uttar Pradesh incharge, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will visit the state for two days from Thursday to work out the party's action plan for the 2017 assembly elections.