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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".

Congress lost polls because of workers' angst, not BJP: Rahul Gandhi
Congress lost polls because of workers' angst, not BJP: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that the party had faced poll routs in the past several elections, including the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, not because of the Bharatiya Janata Party but as a consequence of party workers' angst.

Delhi polls: Congress rules out support to AAP

Days after its senior leader Sheila Dikshit did not rule out support to AAP, Congress on Monday asserted it will not have any truck with Arvind Kejriwal-led party as it attacked him along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi for "U-turns" on promises.

Congress outlines blueprint for party revamp

 Struggling to recover from its worst electoral debacle, Congress leadership has outlined a blueprint to revamp the party and redraft its socio-economic policies amid reports that Rahul Gandhi may be elevated to the position of party President.

CWC meet on Tuesday; Rahul to be made Congress president?
CWC meet on Tuesday; Rahul to be made Congress president?

Congress Working Committee will be meeting here on Tuesday in which discussions on possibility of making Rahul Gandhi as the next Congress president will be held, as per ANI report.

Narayanasamy slams formation of NITI Aayog

AICC General Secretary for Northeastern states V Narayanasamy on Sunday hit out at the formation of NITI Aayog to replace the Planning Commission, claiming it would deprive the elected ministry of Puducherry of the opportunity to make representation on its fiscal needs.

Congress likely to come up with revival blueprint by March
Congress likely to come up with revival blueprint by March

A blueprint for revival of Congress is expected to be ready by March with Sonia Gandhi asking state unit chiefs to seek views of grass-roots workers on how to turn around the party's fortunes.

Congress marks 130th Foundation Day, Rahul Gandhi gives it a miss
Congress marks 130th Foundation Day, Rahul Gandhi gives it a miss

Congress on Sunday celebrated its 130th Foundation Day which comes in the backdrop of the party's sliding base and its disastrous electoral performance this year.

Rahul discusses Bengal scene with state party leaders

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday held deliberations with party leaders from West Bengal on the strategy ahead amid the ongoing political slug fest between Trinamool Congress and BJP over the Saradha chit fund case.

Narayanasamy condemns police attack on journalists at Tirupati

AICC General Secretary and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy Thursday condemned the alleged assault by Andhra Pradesh police on journalists from Tamil Nadu during the visit of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Tirupathi.

Satav still IYC chief, but new team on the cards: Congress

The hunt for a new Youth Congress chief has begun with the term of incumbent president Rajeev Satav coming to a close and Rahul Gandhi seeking to make the party fighting fit after its Lok Sabha polls debacle.

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Poll prospects improved after PM Modi's visit: Jharkhand BJP
Poll prospects improved after PM Modi's visit: Jharkhand BJP

Jharkhand BJP on Sunday claimed that the party's poll prospects have further improved after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit in the state.

Jharkhand polls: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi, PM to campaign during second phase
Jharkhand polls: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi, PM to campaign during second phase

Poll-bound Jharkhand gearing up for its second phase slated for December 2, will witness hectic campaigning with AICC President and Vice President Sonia and Rahul Gandhi besides, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visiting the state over the next two days.