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MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

MCD results: After Ajay Maken, Delhi Congress in-charge PC Chacko offers to resign

Hours after Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken tenders his resignation over the party's dismal performance in the MCD elections, PC Chacko has followed suit and offered to resign as Congress' Delhi in-charge.

Apr 26, 2017, 14:56 PM IST
Congress leads protest march to PM's residence against demonetization

Congress leads protest march to PM's residence against demonetization

This government has courtesy this move brought in a feudal landlord system, whereby the earnings of the poor are being snatched," said Banerjee during the protest at the Jantar Mantar.

Nov 23, 2016, 21:35 PM IST
Gurudas Kamat's resignation not accepted, efforts on to convince him: Chacko

Gurudas Kamat's resignation not accepted, efforts on to convince him: Chacko

Former union minister and five-time MP from Mumbai Gurudas Kamat on Monday announced he was quitting the party and the political arena.

Jun 08, 2016, 23:01 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi says he won't allow BJP to run govt in interest of their capitalist friends

Rahul Gandhi says he won't allow BJP to run govt in interest of their capitalist friends

Labelling Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "anti-poor, anti-farmer, anti-labourer and anti-worker", Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday said he would not allow the BJP Government to run a government that acts only in the interest of three or four of their crony capitalist friends.

Feb 05, 2016, 16:16 PM IST

Accept that UPA contributed to Bihar's development: Congress to PM Modi

Congress leader PC Chacko on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should accept that that the UPA government contributed to the development of Bihar.

Jul 25, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

All those involved in Vyapam scam must be exposed, says Congress

Congress leader PC Chacko on Monday said that CBI investigation on Vyapam Scam should be done seriously and all those who are involved must be exposed, adding that they also want Supreme Court to supervise this investigation process.

Jul 13, 2015, 14:49 PM IST
Vyapam scam: MP CM cannot escape responsibility, says Congress

Vyapam scam: MP CM cannot escape responsibility, says Congress

Stepping up its attack, Congress on Monday said Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan cannot escape responsibility for the "45 deaths" connected to Vyapam scam and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should take "moral responsibility".

Jul 06, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

AI flight row: 'Fundamental right infringed upon by minister,' says Chacko

Criticising Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju for delaying an Air India flight, Congress leader PC Chacko on Thursday said that the incident shows that the fundamental right is infringed upon by a minister.

Jul 02, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Congress calls for alliance of democratic parties to defeat BJP

Slamming the 'arrogance of power' and the 'undemocratic actions' of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Congress party on Monday called for a broader alliance of democratic parties to defeat the former in Bihar.

Jun 08, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Cong accuses NDA govt of looting people by hiking fuel price

 Congress on Friday accused the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre of looting people by increasing fuel prices and demanded immediate rollback of the hike in excise duty and customs duty imposed on petroleum products.

May 22, 2015, 20:15 PM IST

Centre wants to dilute land bill for industrial lobby: Congress

The Congress party on Monday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government intends to dilute the Land Acquisition Bill to the extent that is acceptable to the industrial lobby.

Apr 20, 2015, 11:02 AM IST

Modi govt's Land Acquisition Bill has become a 'casualty': PC Chacko

Taking potshots at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for dubbing Rahul Gandhi's presence at the Kisan Rally as his 're-launch', the Congress Party on Sunday said the farmers are continuously being ' harassed ' by the government and added that the government's Land Acquisition Bill has become a 'casualty'.

Apr 19, 2015, 20:20 PM IST

2G scam: Raja attacks Chacko for his comments on trial proceedings

Former telecom minister A Raja, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case, Thursday attacked Congress spokesman PC Chacko for his comments on the prosecutor's arguments that commenced on Wednesday.

Apr 16, 2015, 18:42 PM IST

Janata Parivar parties merger won't affect our prospects: Congress

Congress Wednesday suggested that the merger of six erstwhile Janata Dal constituents into a new party was not a development of much significance and was not going to affect its prospects.

Apr 15, 2015, 21:55 PM IST

Congress asks members to not make 'open comments' on leadership issue

A day after former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit's comments on Rahul Gandhi, Congress on Wednesday asked senior leaders to refrain from making open comments on the leadership issue to avoid unnecessary controversy.

Apr 15, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Congress irked over Sheila's remarks about Rahul's leadership

Congress Tuesday voiced displeasure over former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's remarks that there was "skepticism" over Rahul Gandhi's leadership qualities saying senior leaders should "refrain" from making such comments.

Apr 14, 2015, 21:33 PM IST

Manmohan Singh launches Congress party's app-based membership drive

The Congress party on Monday launched an online application -based membership drive to strengthen its base in the national capital.

Mar 30, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

Chacko blames 'Sangh Parivar' for religious intolerance in country

Congress leader PC Chacko on Tuesday expressed his disappointment over the progress made in the investigation of the desecration of an under construction church in Haryana's Hisar District, and blamed the 'sangh parivar' for creating an atmosphere of religious intolerance in the country.

Mar 17, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

Secret surveillance at VIPs' residence unacceptable, similar to 'espionage': Congress

The Congress party on Monday said that conducting a secret surveillance at a VIPs residence is unacceptable and added that the act was almost similar to espionage.

Mar 16, 2015, 10:52 AM IST

PC Chacko says intrusion into Rahul Gandhi's life an act of 'espionage'

Congress leader PC Chacko on Sunday reiterated that the alleged intrusion into Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's personal life was a case of espionage and demanded an explanation from the Centre regarding the same.

Mar 15, 2015, 11:59 AM IST