Sanjay Nirupam urges Centre not to issue passport to Geelani

Amidst the controversy surrounding the issuance of passport to hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, AICC spokesperson Sanjay Nirupam on Friday urged the Centre to desist from such a move.

AICC suspends 8 Congress MLAs for joining DAN govt

The All India Congress Committee has suspended its eight legislators in Nagaland for defying the party directives and principles by joining the Naga People's Front-led DAN Government under the leadership of TR Zeliang.

Rahul Gandhi will meet leaders who are opposed to him: AICC
Rahul Gandhi will meet leaders who are opposed to him: AICC

Rahul Gandhi has no issue about meeting those senior Congress leaders who have reservations about his leadership, AICC said on Thursday hours after the party vice president returned from his nearly two-month sabbatical.

Congress sets up panel to celebrate Ambedkar birth anniversary

The Congress has set up a high level committee at the party level to hold functions for a year from April 14 to celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar in the Union Territory.

AICC announces organisational election programme for HP Congress

The AICC has announced a five-phase organisational election programme for Himachal Congress starting from May 15 and concluding in July end.

You are asking same question daily: Congress on Rahul's absence

Congress continued to evade persistent queries from the media about the long absence of Rahul Gandhi, who is on a sabbatical, and his whereabouts asking why was same question posed daily.

Decision to prorogue Rajya Sabha a poor attempt at unilateralism: Congress

Congress on Friday night reacted sharply over the decision to prematurely prorogue the Rajya Sabha dubbing it as a "poor attempt at unilateralism" and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "bulldozing" the controversial Land bill.

Congress announces organisational poll schedule

 Amid talk that Rahul Gandhi will be anointed as the party chief, AICC on Thursday announced a new schedule for organisational elections in which the next Congress President will be elected by September 30.

Modi govt trying to impose Police Raj on Gujarat model: Congress

Congress on Tuesday accused the Modi government of trying to impose 'Police Raj' on 'Gujarat model' in the country after a Delhi Police communication asked the MPs not to hold a protest march on land bill from Parliament House as prohibitory orders were in force in the area.

Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress president delayed?

The elevation of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi as party chief may be delayed as the All India Congress Committee (AICC) session has now reportedly been postponed to July.

Worship quality, not posts and positions: Janardan Dwivedi

 Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Saturday said that posts and positions have been worshipped enough in the party and society and now virtues and qualities should be worshipped.

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.

PCC urges Rahul Gandhi to take charge as AICC working president

Puducherry Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday urged party Vice president Rahul Gandhi to take charge as AICC working president to enable the party witness larger opportunities at all levels for `young and energetic workers`.

Leadership change in Congress state units, AICC likely soon

Faced with sliding electoral fortune since the Lok Sabha poll debacle, Congress is likely to make leadership changes in a number of states, which will also lead to a shake-up in the AICC, where some young general secretaries could be appointed.

'Rahul, Sonia not always on same page as far as decision-making concerned'
'Rahul, Sonia not always on same page as far as decision-making concerned'

Rahul Gandhi's 'sabbatical' seems to have opened a Pandora's Box in the Congress party.

Rahul Gandhi could be elevated as Congress president later this year

 Rahul Gandhi's sudden sabbatical to reflect upon the future course of the party may be a prelude to his elevation as Congress president.

Rahul Gandhi on 'leave': Is he miffed with senior Congress leaders?

Shortly after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took “leave of absence”, Shiv Sena targeted the Gandhi scion in its editorial mouthpiece 'Saamna' alleging that he took the decision as he was miffed with senior party leaders.

Rahul to return to active participation in Congress affairs: Singhvi

With his surprise sabbatical "for a few weeks" sparking speculations, Congress on Monday jumped in to damage control asserting that Gandhi will actively take part in all party processes after he comes back from the leave in near future.

Congress snub for Obama date had Karan Singh quitting AICC post

Congress leader Karan Singh on Thursday said he had resigned from AICC's foreign affairs wing after being left out of a delegation of its leaders which met US President Barack Obama during his visit to India, but did not press the matter after speaking to party chief Sonia Gandhi.

AICC's pulling up of TNCC president a relief: Karti's supporters

Supporters of AICC member and former Union Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti on Monday welcomed the high command reportedly pulling up TNCC president E V K S Elangovan for some of his remarks against the two and said it was a "relief".