Congress slams 'mindset', flays Heptulla in 'Hindu' comment row

Congress on Friday hit out at Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla for her reported remark that all Indians were "Hindus" and said the issue was one of "mindset".

Personal ambition behind resignations, cannot be accommodated: Congress

Congress on Monday said the resignations of two senior ministers in Maharashtra and Assam opposing their chief ministers was a matter of "personal ambition" which "cannot be accommodated".

Ball in Speaker`s court on LOP in LS: Congress

Congress on Tuesday put the ball in the Speaker`s court over the issue of Leader of the Opposition (LOP) in the Lok Sabha brushing aside jibes from the BJP that it has not got the numbers and it has just turned into a `regional party`.

Congress congratulates Modi

Narendra Modi has now become Prime Minister from being the BJP`s PM candidate and should act in that spirit, Congress said on Monday extending him best wishes.

Congress wishes new govt well, says will hold it accountable

Wishing the Narendra Modi government all the best, Congress Wednesday said it would play the role of a constructive opposition and hold the new dispensation accountable.

Exit pollsters deserve Nobel prize: Cong

Exit pollsters "deserve the Nobel prize for miniaturization", Congress said today taking a dig at pollsters who have projected a poor show by the party in Lok Sabha polls.

Ordinances given go-by only to respect procedures: Congress

Congress on Monday hit back at BJP for its criticism of Rahul Gandhi`s push for the ordinance route for anti-corruption measures, saying that these could not be passed in Parliament due to constant disruptions by the Opposition party.

Congress attacks BJP over `chai pe charcha with NaMo` programme

Attacking Narendra Modi over his much-hyped tea stall interaction programme, Congress on Thursday accused BJP and its PM candidate of hypocrisy.

Only disappointment from govt on SL Tamils issue:

Stepping up pressure on the Centre, key UPA ally DMK on Sunday said it has received `only disappointment` from the Union government with regard to its stand on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue.

Shantaram Naik to head Parl committee on law

Shantaram Naik has been appointed as chairman of the Standing Committee on Law and Justice following the resignation of Abhishek Singhvi.

CD row: Singhvi out of Congress briefings

The Delhi High Court has recently restrained a media house from publishing, telecasting and broadcasting the contents of a CD pertaining to Singhvi.

‘Problems confronting Congress would soon be over’

Amid growing unease in the party
in several states, Congress indicated that the problems confronting the organisation would be sorted out
soon.

`Allegations against Joshi should be looked into`

Congress said allegations
made by NRI businessman Anshuman Mishra against PAC Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi on the 2G issue needed to be looked into "by a Parliamentary set-up or outside".

Cong insists Centre sanctioned Rs 7,800 cr to WB

Congress insisted that the Centre has sanctioned Rs 7,800 crore to the Mamata Banerjee Government.

Cong refuses to comment on Army chief age row

Congress Friday steered clear of
the proceedings in the Supreme Court on the Army chief`s age row on a day when Gen VK Singh seems to have won the first
round in the legal battle.

‘Rahul`s leadership has frustrated rivals in UP’

Cong claimed Rahul Gandhi`s leadership has "created fear and frustration among all the opponents of the party" in Uttar Pradesh assembly poll.

Self-respecting CM would`ve quit: Singhvi on Modi

Cong utilized the HC decision on Lokayukta issue to the hilt to target BJP`s poster boy Narendra Modi.

Nothing wrong in fielding kin of leaders: Cong

Congress on Friday found nothing wrong
in inclusion of a number of relatives of senior leaders in its
list of party nominees for Punjab Assembly polls.

Cong goes soft on Mamata

Congress spokesman Abhishek Singhvi today said "nobody is denying that there are differences of opinion.

Congress keeps finger crossed on Lokpal Bill

Abhishek Singhvi took a dig at Hazare and his team saying they should have "far greater congruence in preaching and practice".