Rahul Gandhi not to campaign for Uttar Pradesh bypolls
Rahul Gandhi not to campaign for Uttar Pradesh bypolls

After facing the worst electoral debacle, Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi has decided not to campaign for the Uttar Pradesh bypolls, reports stated on Friday.

Cabinet expansion CM's prerogative: Digvijay Singh

As pressure from minsterial aspirants mounted in the ruling Congress, senior party leader Digvijay Singh on Tuesday said it was the prerogative of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah to expand his ministry and the AICC does not intefere in it.

Congress slams Jaitley on rape remarks, faces questions on Asaram

Congress on Friday attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his "small rape incident" remark terming it a "huge injustice" but also faced uncomfortable questions over its spokesperson Salman Khurshid pleading in a court for bail of rape accused Asaram Bapu a few days back.

Congress down but not out, will bounce back: Dwivedi

AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi on Wednesday said the party is "down but not out" and will bounce back as efforts for its revival have begun.

Shah has to immerse 11 crore people to make India Congress-free: Ahmed

"Amit Shah will have to immerse 11 crore people in the Indian ocean if he has to make the country Congress-free", AICC General Secretary Shakeel Ahmed said on Saturday taking a dig at the BJP chief`s call of freeing India of Congress.

Congress faction throws weight behind Rahul Gandhi, ridicules Priyanka

Right after a faction of the Congress party demanded that Priyanka Gandhi should get a bigger role in the party, another section of partymen in Allahabad put up posters demanding more powers for Rahul Gandhi.

Goa Youth Congress chief accuses top party officials of harassing her

Goa Youth Congress president Valanka Alemao, suspended for indiscipline Saturday, Sunday accused top party officials of harassment and AICC general secretary Digvijaya Singh of coercing her to quit the post.

Biswal made dy leader of Congress Odisha assembly

AICC on Monday, named Chiranjib Biswal as the deputy leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) in Odisha Assembly while Tara Prasad Bahinipati is made the party`s chief whip, according to OPCC president Jaydev Jena.

Maharashtra CM blamed by Congress members for LS polls debacle

Prithviraj Chavan came under scathing attack at a meeting of the AICC Committee headed by senior leader AK Antony, with some state leaders telling the high command that the party`s fate would be no better in the Assembly polls.

All India Congress Committee reshuffle likely next month

AICC set up is likely next month after an informal group led by A K Antony will submit its report to Congress President Sonia Gandhi after July 6, on the reasons for the party`s debacle in the recent Lok Sabha polls.

Congress leader Kharge to reach Gauhati on Monday, Assam CM Tarun Gogoi likely to be replaced

Amid speculations that Congress High Command will soon replace Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, senior party leader Malikarjun Kharge will be meeting MLAs in Gauhati on Monday.

Congress workers celebrate Rahul Gandhi`s 44th birthday with fanfare

Congress workers here were in a joyous mood as they celebrated the birthday of party Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who turned 44 Wednesday.

Two from Congress, 1 each from BJP, JDS elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha

AICC General Secretary B K Hariprasad and party spokesman Rajiv Gowda were on Thursday declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Karnataka.

Mani Shankar Aiyar calls Shashi Tharoor a `chameleon`

Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar Thursday slammed party spokesperson Shashi Tharoor for his effusive praise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, calling his party colleague "immature" and a "chameleon".

Major reshuffle in Congress likely after Parliament session ends

Days after being authorised by the Congress Working Committee to prepare a roadmap for the party after its humiliating defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi may soon effect key organisational changes in the party.

After debacle in 2014 LS polls drastic AICC revamp on cards

Drastic revamp of the AICC set up is on the cards soon to get the party going after the worst debacle it faced in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls.

Veteran Congress leader Nabam Tuki sworn-in as CM of Arunachal Pradesh

Veteran Congress leader Nabam Tuki was sworn-in as the eighth Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh for the second consecutive term on Sunday.

Will not hide status like Modi if I remarry: Digvijay

BJP`s Prime Minister nominee Narendra Modi`s acknowledgement of his marital status has given a handle to Congress in this vituperative poll campaign with senior leader Digvijay Singh raising the pitch of propriety.

Manish Tewari given temporary charge of Congress communication department

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari, who is not contesting Lok Sabha polls as he is ailing, has been made acting in-charge of the AICC Communication department along with party spokesman Randeep Surjewala.

Congress going through generational, structural change: Digvijay Singh

Observing that Congress is going through a "generational and structural change", AICC General Secretary Digvijay Singh said here that leaders like him want young leaders to emerge in the party.