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

Rahul asks PCC chiefs to counter threat to spirit of tolerance

 Expressing concern over growing incidents of hate and intolerance, Rahul Gandhi has written to state Congress leaders to counter this threat.

Oct 23, 2015, 21:22 PM IST

'Consensus' PCC in Punjab likely to be announced soon

The Congress high command is likely to replace the party's faction-riven Punjab unit soon with a "consensus" PCC to put up a united face ahead of next year's assembly elections.

Sep 13, 2015, 14:02 PM IST

Mukul Roy expressed desire to join Congress: PCC

Sidelined Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy has expressed his desire to join the Congress and the party high command was actively considering the matter, West Bengal Pradesh Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said on Sunday.

May 17, 2015, 19:37 PM IST
Ajay Maken takes charge as Delhi Congress chief, raps AAP for making 'false promises'

Ajay Maken takes charge as Delhi Congress chief, raps AAP for making 'false promises'

Taking over as the new president of Delhi Congress, Ajay Maken on Sunday rapped AAP for its "false promises" and said Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is making demands like full statehood and Haryana water for Delhi to cover his failures as he knows these cannot be fulfilled.

Mar 08, 2015, 09:35 AM IST

Rajasthan panchayat polls' result an eye opener for BJP: Pilot

Excited over the victory of several Congress candidates in Rajasthan Panchayati Raj polls, PCC chief Sachin Pilot on Thursday said that party's vote percentage has increased by at least 15 per cent which was more than satisfactory for him.

Feb 05, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi asks Tamil Nadu Congress members to shun "groupism"

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday asked her party's faction-ridden Tamil Nadu unit to shun groupism and strive for strengthening the organization at the grassroots level.

Nov 06, 2014, 22:28 PM IST

Jharkhand Cong leaders rush to Delhi to discuss poll alliance

Jharkhand PCC president Sukhdeo Bhagat besides other party leaders today left for New Delhi after attending the extended working committee meeting here to discuss on pre-poll alliance and seat adjustments, a senior Congress leader said.

Oct 27, 2014, 22:42 PM IST

Delhi Police registers 5.5 lakh reports via mobile app

More than 5.5 lakh people have used a Delhi Police app for registering complaints for loss or theft of items like mobile phones, passports and PAN cards since its launch in February.

Oct 26, 2014, 10:49 AM IST

Congress urged EC to monitor transfers in J&K

A leader belonging to Congress, which is ruling Jammu and Kashmir in coalition with National Conference, on Sunday asked the Election Commission to closely monitor the implementation of transfer orders in various state government departments.

Oct 12, 2014, 19:16 PM IST

"Corrupt" leaders in Goa Congress want to oust me: PCC chief

Announcing that a few more leaders will be suspended for working against the party`s interest, Goa Congress President John Fernandes on Monday claimed some "corrupt" elements were out to dislodge him from his post.

Aug 25, 2014, 19:54 PM IST

Congress names PCC chiefs for Seemandhra, Telangana

Moving forward following the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh, Congress tonight appointed separate PCC chiefs for Seemandhra and Telangana.

Mar 11, 2014, 23:56 PM IST

Sonia consults Patel, Digvijaya on PCC chiefs in Telangana,Seemandhra

The process of appointing new presidents for Congress Committees of Telangana and Seemandhra regions gained momentum with party president Sonia Gandhi holding consultations with senior Congress leaders here on Tuesday.

Mar 11, 2014, 21:21 PM IST

Fight polls unitedly if Congress is to win: Rahul to state leaders

Rahul did some plain speaking as he slammed infighting among Congress leaders and asked them to maintain unity during his first meeting with state leaders.

Jan 18, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

CWC to meet by this month-end to finalise on Telangana issue

Central Working Committee of the Congress is expected to meet before the end of this month to take a final call on the Telangana statehood issue.

Jul 13, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

Reddy meets Sonia to finalise candidates for Council elections

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Saturday met Congress President Sonia Gandhi to discuss the party candidates for the March 21 polls for 10 MLC seats in the state.

Mar 09, 2013, 21:19 PM IST

Eye on polls, Rahul to meet PCC chiefs, CLP leaders on Feb 15

In a move to strengthen the party in various states ahead of the general elections, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will meet PCC presidents and CLP leaders here on February 15.

Feb 08, 2013, 00:48 AM IST

Cong to introspect defeat: PCC

A disappointed Cong would introspect what went wrong in the Hatia assembly by-poll after Sunil Kumar Sahay, bit the dust today.

Jun 15, 2012, 19:03 PM IST

No change of guard in Andhra Pradesh: Cong

Against the backdrop of demands made by some dissident party leaders, Cong on Thursday said that there will be no change of guard in Andhra Pradesh.

Mar 30, 2012, 00:07 AM IST

Six candidates for two RS seats from Jharkhand

A total of 5 nominees filed their papers for the March 30 RS polls, taking the total number of aspirants for the 2 available seats from Jharkhand to 6.

Mar 19, 2012, 21:00 PM IST