Rahul Gandhi's meeting street vendors "political gimmick: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

 Terming the meeting of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi with street vendors as "political gimmick of a part-time politician", Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday said that such attempts would not benefit the Congress.

Rahul Gandhi to visit Rajasthan next week

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi would be on a two-day visit to Rajasthan next week, the party official said here.

Congress workers to be asked to contribute Rs 250 annually

Congress workers will now be asked to contribute Rs 250 annually to the party, in an apparent move to tide over the resource crunch.

Tomar defends MP govt's handling of Vyapam probe

Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday defended the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh, saying that Congress's allegations with regard to the MP Professional Examination Board scam, also known as Vyapam scam, were false.

Visa row exposes blatant quid pro quo between BJP leadership, Lalit Modi: Congress

The Congress Party on Sunday attempted to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the ongoing controversy surrounding the travel documents issued to Lalit Modi and said that this episode exposes the blatant quid pro quo on the part of the BJP leadership and the controversial IPL founder.

Rahul Gandhi to tour Chhattisgarh villages from June 14

 Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day tour of Chhattisgarh from June 14, during which he will visit a number of places in the northern parts of the state to meet farmers affected by coal mining and power plant projects, party announced here on Tuesday.

Disqualify PM Modi as MP, demands Congress

Congress on Tuesday sought disqualification of Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging that he has "failed" to submit "true and correct" statement of election expenditure in Varanasi in the Lok Sabha polls, which is a violation of election law.

Congress files complaint with EC on Modi's poll expenses

Congress on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Election Commission alleging that Prime Minister Narendra Modi incurred more expenses than the prescribed limit in Varanasi in the Lok Sabha polls and is liable to be disqualified.

Grant citizenship to Hindu Bangladesh migrants: Congress to Centre

The Congress on Monday urged the Centre to grant citizenship to Hindu immigrants from Bangladesh.

Wasnik slams NDA govt for failing to address farmers' problems

AICC General Secretary Mukul Wasnik has slammed the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for failing to address farmers' problems.

Rahul's elevation as Cong chief to help him as main rival of Modi: Digvijay Singh

Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress President will help him emerge as the principal challenger to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the party indicated on Friday.

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.