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.

Congress should keep mum and allow govt to deliver: Pradhan

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday asked the Congress to refrain from making irresponsible statements and allow the BJP-led central government to deliver.

JD(U) leader Shoaib Iqbal joins Congress

Janata Dal (U) leader and five- time MLA Shoaib Iqbal today joined Congress vowing to fight "communal forces" and prevent the "division of Muslim votes" ahead of forthcoming Delhi Assembly elections.

AICC should ponder over managerial structure: Karti Chidambaram

 Jolted by the exit of senior leader G K Vasan over 'mishandling' of party affairs, Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, disapproved of the role of high command's observers in managing affairs of the states.

Congress seeks to put lid on Vadra issue

Questions on Robert Vadra's altercation with electronic media were raised at the AICC briefing on Monday with Congress seeking to put a lid on the matter after a statement backing the son-in-law of Sonia Gandhi.

Unfair to intrude into Robert Vadra's privacy, says Ambika Soni

Defending Robert Vadra over his public spat with a journalist, senior Congress leader Ambika Soni on Monday said he should be left alone.

Congress leader voices concern at party's functioning

 Expressing disappointment at the functioning of the party in its role as the principal opposition in the country, senior Congress leader in Kerala A C Jose today called for an organisational revamp.

Cong to fight all seats in J&K: Ambika Soni

Asserting that Congress will fight all the 87 seats in Jammu and Kashmir, AICC general secretary Ambika Soni on Wednesday said Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi will be star campaigners for the upcoming Assembly elections in the state.

Cong distances itself from J&K leader's call for Hindu CM

Congress on Monday distanced itself from senior party leader of Jammu and Kashmir Sham Lal Sharma's call for a Hindu Chief Minister in the state, saying the party never sees posts and positions from this point of view.

Voice of discomfiture within Congress on Chidambaram's remark on Sonia, Rahul Gandhi

Voices of discomfiture have come to fore in Congress over the remarks of senior leader P Chidambaram that Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi should "speak more" and that even a non-Gandhi family member can be party President someday.

Not suprised over NCP's move to back BJP govt: Cong leader

Congress is "not surprised" over NCP's announcement that it is willing to extend outside support to BJP to form government in Maharashtra.

Modi praise costs Shashi Tharoor dear, sacked as Congress spokesperson
Modi praise costs Shashi Tharoor dear, sacked as Congress spokesperson

The Kerala unit of the Congress appears to have won its battle against Shashi Tharoor as the party high command, Monday, decided to remove the Thriuvanathapuram MP from the post of party spokesperson.

KPCC report on Tharoor under AICC disciplinary panel's consideration

The report of Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee seeking action against party MP Shashi Tharoor for praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi is under the consideration of the disciplinary panel of All India Congress Committee (AICC).

Congress cries foul over PM Modi's radio talk, complains to EC
Congress cries foul over PM Modi's radio talk, complains to EC

Congress on Monday approached Election Commission (EC) against Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it accused him of "misusing state machinery" and "abusing authority" over the broadcast of his 'Mann ki Baat' address on All India Radio ahead of Assembly polls later this month.

Ready to give few seats to NCP, sticking to a number won't work: Congress
Ready to give few seats to NCP, sticking to a number won't work: Congress

With NCP not budging from its demand, Maharashtra Congress President Manikrao Thakre on Sunday said his party was willing to give its ally a few seats but if it remains "inclined" towards a particular number then things "will not work out".

Action plan to revive Cong in UP

After its rout in Lok Sabha polls, Congress has drawn up an action plan to revive the party in Uttar Pradesh by convening meetings of senior leaders at Lucknow on September 23 followed by a day-long interaction with newly appointed district chiefs.

Mukul Sangma to continue as Meghalaya CM, says AICC leader

Terming the recent hue and cry for change of leadership as 'figment of imagination', AICC general secretary Luihinzo Falerio tonight said Mukul Sangma would continue to be the Chief Minister.

Digvijay Singh pitches for 'generational change' in Congress

 Suggesting that he was ready to make way for the younger lot to come up in the party, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Thursday made a strong pitch for "generational change".

Young leaders attack seniors in Congress

 Coming out against the old guard and in support of Rahul Gandhi, a group of young Congress leaders have decided to write to senior leaders against damaging the party's image and making controversial statements outside party fora.

Party will come back to power under Rahul's leadership: Congress
Party will come back to power under Rahul's leadership: Congress

Dismissing contentions that the leadership of Rahul Gandhi has come under doubt amid an apparent tug of war within the party, Congress today asserted that the Congress Vice President is the "leadership" for future and that partymen will work under him.