BJD government in Odisha neck-deep in corruption: Congress

Accusing the BJD government in Odisha of being neck-deep in corruption, senior Congress leader Niranjan Patnaik on Thursday demanded a CBI probe into the mining scam saying an inquiry by the central agency into the chitfund scam has exposed the ruling party leaders.

Rajasthan: Congress stages walkout over 'discontinuation' of Uttarakhand package

Congress on Thursday staged a walkout in the Rajasthan Assembly protesting against what it called discontinuation of relief package, including the jobs offered on compassionate ground, to next of the kin of the victims from the state in last year's floods in Uttarakhand.

It's time Digvijay, Kamal Nath, Scindia pass reins to backwards in MP: Congress leader

Top rung Congressmen in Madhya Pradesh--Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia-- should hand over the reins to minorities and backward sections in the state in order to save the party from another embarrassment after the crushing defeat in Assembly and Lok Sabha polls, senior leader Aslam Sher Khan said here on Thursday.

Modi serving 'dhokla' to Xi when incursions continue: Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is serving 'dhokla' to Chinese President Xi Jinping when incursions from that country continue, Congress leaders said on Thursday taking a dig at BJP and Modi.

Stop shooting the messenger, address malice of scams: Vinod Rai to Congress

Former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Vinod Rai launched his much-awaited book "Not Just an Accountant" at the India Habitat Centre here on Wednesday evening.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Chavan hopeful of resolving seat-sharing tussle with NCP

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday said the seat-sharing agreement between the Congress Party and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for the upcoming Assembly polls will be resolved in the next three days.

Amethi clash: Congress MP's daughter urges govt to protect mother

Two days after a clash between the alleged supporters of Congress MP Sanjay Singh's son Anant Vikram Singh and police, the Congress leader's daughter Shaivya Singh on Tuesday requested the Uttar Pradesh government to provide security to her mother and family members.

People have started voting for "Modi-free" India: Singhvi

Buoyed by the bypoll verdict, Congress on Tuesday had a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that within 100 days of his rule, people have started voting for a 'Modi-free India".

'Modi govt's honeymoon period is over': Congress on bypoll results

Congress on Tuesday termed the results of Assembly bypolls, in which BJP suffered major reverses, as "good omen" for the securlar forces and said it should ring alarm bells in the saffron party as people have rejected the "politics of polarisation".

Maharashtra Assembly Elections: Congress puts best poll show in Vidarbha seat

With Maharashtra Assembly Elections round the corner, the NCP-Congress combine will now once again try to retain Vidarbha, which has mostly remained a Congress stronghold since 1990.

Uttar Pradesh bypolls: Samajwadi Party wins 4 Assembly seats, sure to win Mainpuri LS seat

The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday won four Assembly seats in the bypolls and was leading in four.

Congress, AIUDF win one each in Assam

Congress and AIUDF bagged one seat each in Assam Assembly bypoll, while BJP is leading in another.

Rahul Gandhi `loser`, Prithviraj Chavan like a patient in ICU: Shiv Sena
Rahul Gandhi `loser`, Prithviraj Chavan like a patient in ICU: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena on Monday lashed out at Prithviraj Chavan, saying the Maharashtra CM is like a patient in intensive care unit (ICU).

Maharashtra polls: Manish Tewari takes on BJP, Shiv Sena

Taking a jibe at the shaky alliance between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP and Shiv Sena ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly polls, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday said it is up to the people of the state to decide as to whom they want.

Central Information Commission issues show-cause notices to Sonia, Amit Shah

The CIC has issued show-cause notices to BJP President Amit Shah and Congress chief Sonia Gandhi along with the heads of four other political parties asking why an inquiry should not be instituted in the matter of non-compliance of its order to implement the RTI Act.

No plans to return to active politics: Sheila Dikshit
No plans to return to active politics: Sheila Dikshit

Undeterred by attack from within Congress for her comments on government formation in Delhi, Sheila Dikshit on Sunday stuck to her position, saying she did not back BJP's bid to power and was only explaining the "factual and constitutional" provision on the issue.

BJP chief Amit Shah targets UPA regime, praises PM Modi, Baba Ramdev in Haridwar

Targeting the previous UPA regime, BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday said soon after coming to power it had abolished an effective anti-terrorism law while the Narendra Modi government among its first tasks set up SIT to bring back black money stashed by Indians abroad.​

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Rahul, Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh among Congress campaigners

Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be among the star campaigners for the party for next month's Assembly elections in Maharashtra.

Ex-CAG Vinod Rai criticising Manmohan Singh unacceptable: V Narayanasamy

Former Minister of State in PMO and senior Congress leader V Narayanasamy on Saturday termed as "untenable" and "unacceptable" ex-CAG Vinod Rai's criticism against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in allocations of coal block and the 2G spectrum.

Hearty and cheerful Lalu Prasad Yadav walks out of Mumbai hospital​

Eighteen days after undergoing three cardiac surgeries, a hearty and cheerful RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Hearty and cheerful Lalu walks out of Mumbai hospital Saturday walked out of the Asian Heart Institute here, doctors said.​