Rahul to undertake day-long padyatra in Amravati on Apr 30

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will undertake a 15-km day-long padyatra in Amravati division of Vidarbha region in Maharashtra on April 30, for highlighting the farmers' woes.

Congress demands CBI probe into Pansare's death

 Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Saturday demanded a CBI probe into the death of veteran Communist leader Govind Pansare.

Centre not sensitive towards needs of Maharashtra farmers: MPCC

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Tuesday accused the BJP-led state government of being silent on Centre's insufficient supply of urea to the state for the rabbi season.

BJP failed to keep promises, Congress on BJP's 100 days in power

 Launching an attack on the ruling BJP government on its completion of 100 days in power, Maharashtra Congress on Saturday said it failed to deliver electoral promises and only restricted itself to making "announcements".

MPCC chief Manikrao Thakre to meet Vidarbha's Congress leaders

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) chief Manikrao Thakre plans to hold a series of meetings with party office bearers, elected representatives as well as prominent activists in the Vidarbha region between January 15 and January 17, it was officially announced here today.

MPCC criticises BJP over rape accused's performance at event

The performance of playback singer Ankit Tiwari, who was arrested on rape charges, at an annual Mumbai Police event has exposed the double face of the ruling BJP, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee on Monday said.

Mumbai Cong opposes MPCC's move to celebrate Mahatma's return

 Even as Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) plans to celebrate the centenary of Mahatma Gandhi's arrival in India from South Africa, the party's Mumbai unit has opposed the move.

Congress MLAs from Vidarbha to meet in Nagpur on Saturday

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) has organised a meeting of party legislators and office-bearers from Vidarbha region here on Saturday to finalise the strategy to hold agitations against the Devendra Fadnavis government next month on various issues.

Indira Gandhi's statue unveiled at MPCC office

 A statue of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was on Wednesday unveiled in front of Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) office here on the occasion of her 97th birth anniversary.

BJP misleading people on Vidarbha statehood issue: MPCC chief

 Maharashtra Congress President Manikrao Thakre today accused BJP of doublespeak on the Vidarbha statehood issue and also hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for repeatedly invoking the name of Shivaji Maharaj in his election speeches.

Maharashtra CEO seeks MPCC reply on TV ad 'depicting' Chavan as CM

The Chief Electoral Officer of Maharashtra has sought clarification from the state unit Congress committee (MPCC) on complaints regarding a television advertisement purportedly depicting Prithviraj Chavan as chief minister even though the state is currently under President's rule.

Bronchitis rules champion Chris Horner out of Tour of Spain

Reigning champion Chris Horner was pulled out of the Tour of Spain on Friday as treatment he was receiving for bronchitis was deemed a health risk by his Lampre-Merida team.

RSS is threat to the nation, says MPCC

Terming the RSS a "threat" to the nation, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) today said its ideology is against the secular constitution of the country.

Shiv Sena`s vision document for Maharashtra not new: Congress

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Friday rubbished Shiv Sena`s "vision document" for the state saying that most of the issues highlighted have already been either addressed, proposed by the government or are in the pipeline.

MPCC protests at CST station against rail fare hike

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) today staged a protest at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus station here against the railway fare hike and demanded its rollback.

Congress gearing up for Maharashtra assembly polls: MPCC chief

Admitting a setback in the just concluded Lok Sabha elections, the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) was gearing up to face the challenge of state assembly polls with renewed vigour, a top Congress leader said here on Monday.

MPCC slams BJP for not declaring CM candidate for Maharashtra

MPCC today criticised the BJP for declaring that it would decide on its Chief Ministerial candidate only after the assembly elections, saying that it had double standards for Lok Sabha and state polls.

MPCC seeks all-party meet over issue of missing voters` names

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Friday demanded an all-party meet to discuss complaints about voters` names missing from the electoral roll in the state.

MPCC chief Arun Yadav to assume office on Monday

Newly-appointed MPCC president Arun Yadav will take charge of his office tomorrow in the presence of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, party sources said on Monday.

Rahul to meet Maharashtra`s district Congress leaders: MPCC

All India Congress Committee (AICC) Vice President Rahul Gandhi would be on a two-day tour of Maharashtra from September 23 for organisational purpose, a senior Congress leader said.