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.
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.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday said that a decision on cabinet expansion would be taken only after top leaders of the grand alliance collectively took a call on joining the government.
Recalling Goolam E Vahanvati's work during 10 years of UPA rule, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday condoled the former Attorney General's death and said he has left behind a "rich legacy, both as a lawyer and a fine human being".
The Gujarat High Court has disposed of a PIL, filed just before the last Assembly polls seeking removal of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's photos from erstwhile party-led UPA Government's advertisements, on ground that the matter has become infructuous.
A court here Thursday fixed Dec 9 as the next date of hearing in a case against Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi and others over acquisition of the National Herald newspaper.
The Delhi High Court has directed the Central Information Commission to decide in six months a complaint against Congress President Sonia Gandhi on the issue of non-compliance of transparency panel's directions that the party was answerable under the RTI Act.
In what can bring in more trouble for the Congress party, a book authored by former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai is set to make a disclosure that the senior UPA functionaries wanted to tamper with the reports of Coalgate and Commonwealth scams.
Slamming Congress president Sonia Gandhi for "insulting" the people of the country through her "false dreams" remark, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu said instead of passing such comments Congress leaders should introspect and work towards the revival of the party.