Sonia Gandhi, Ghulam Nabi Azad to attend Mahagatbandhan rally in Patna on Sunday

Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee president Ashok Choudhary confirmed on Saturday that party president Sonia Gandhi and senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad would be attending the Janata Parivar`s Mahagatbandhan rally in the state capital on Sunday.

Sonia Gandhi, Ghulam Nabi Azad to attend Mahagatbandhan rally in Patna

Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee president Ashok Choudhary confirmed on Saturday that party president Sonia Gandhi and senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad would be attending the Janata Parivar`s Mahagatbandhan rally in the state capital on Sunday.

No 'leniency' to those damaging Congress' prospects: Rahul on factionalism

Warning Congress leaders engaged in factionalism and anti-party activities of stern action, party vice-president Rahul has said that those who damage prospects of the party during elections do not deserve leniency.

Govts failed to control militancy, ceasefire violations: Congress

Congress on Tuesday attacked the Centre and the PDP-BJP coalition in the state for rise in terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir and ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the border areas saying the governments have failed to control these incidents.

PM Modi's silence on civilian killings by Pak unfortunate: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Attacking Narendra Modi, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday said it was unfortunate that the Prime Minister chose to "remain mute" on the killing of civilians in Pakistani shelling on Independence Day instead of giving out a strong message to the neighbouring country.

Ghulam Nabi Azad condemns civilian killings by Pak, calls it un-Islamic

Strongly condemning the killing of innocent people in shelling by Pakistan along the Line of Control, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday said the neighbouring country is indulging in "un-Islamic" actions.

Congress slams PM Modi for not mentioning foreign policy in Independence Day address

The Congress Party on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day address, saying the latter had not spoken a single word on country's foreign policy.

To target Opposition, govt 'pressured' Lok Sabha Speaker to allow Lalit Modi debate: Congress

Congress on Friday claimed it was government "pressure" on the Lok Sabha Speaker which saw her allow a discussion on the Lalit Modi controversy through an adjournment motion after she had rejected that very demand by opposition parties for four weeks during the Monsoon Session.

Congress attacks PM Modi over Lalit Modi link; Parliament logjam continues

Stepping up its offensive, the Congress on Monday continued its vociferous protests in and outside parliament and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "very close" to former IPL chief Lalit Modi. The Samajwadi Party, however, signalled breaking of ranks with the Congress over the protests in parliament.

Congress asks PM to grant additional ​AIIMS for Jammu to end stir

Congress on Tuesday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention for sanctioning an additional AIIMS for Jammu region so that the agitation for setting up the facility ends and the issue is resolved in an "amicable, equitable and just manner".

Policy should be same for all for handing over bodies: Congress

Congress on Saturday said there should not be "pick and choose" policy for handing over bodies of those hanged to their family members and it should be same for all.

BJP raking up Hindu terror issue to polarise country: Congress
BJP raking up Hindu terror issue to polarise country: Congress

 The Congress on Saturday said the NDA government was trying to rake up the Hindu terror issue in a bid to divide and polarise the country.

Meeting to end Parl logjam must discuss action against BJP trio, says Cong

Upping the ante ahead of Monday's all-party meeting convened by the government, Congress on Saturday insisted that the issue of action against three top BJP leaders should be on the agenda if the deadlock in Parliament is to be broken.

Congress should stop playing politics on acts of terror: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad spoke out of sheer frustration when he said that they do not need any lecture on terrorism and added that the party needs to stop playing politics on acts of terror.

Azad hits back at BJP, says criticising govt 'doesn't amount to defamation'

Taking exception to the BJP's warning of a criminal defamation case against party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said criticising the government isn't tantamount to defamation.

Azad dodges questions on Swaraj's tweet

Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday parried questions whether he was the senior Congress leader who was claimed to have "pressed hard" External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for diplomatic passport to coal scam accused and former Minister Santosh Bagrodia.

BJP seeking revenge instead of resignations: Congress

 Accusing the BJP of indulging in politics of "revenge instead of action", the Congress said on Thursday that the ruling party was trying to divert attention from the opposition demands for the resignations of BJP ministers.

PM Modi exchanges pleasantries with Opposition leaders in Rajya Sabha

Amid the ongoing stalemate in both Houses of Parliament over the Vyapam and Lalit Modi row, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday exchanged pleasantries with the Opposition leaders in Rajya Sabha, in an apparent attempt to reach out to them.

Remove Sushma, Raje, Chouhan for 'smooth' Parliament session: Congress
Remove Sushma, Raje, Chouhan for 'smooth' Parliament session: Congress

Mounting pressure on the government, Congress on Sunday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to remove Sushma Swaraj, Vasundhara Raje and Shivraj Singh Chouhan if he was interested in running the Monsoon Session of Parliament smoothly.

PM Modi is not BJP's campaign committee chairman, shouldn't politicise everything: Congress

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday advised Narendra Modi to come out of the campaign mode, saying the latter is not the chairman of BJP`s campaign committee but the country`s Prime Minister.