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.

Cong frowns on public remarks by party leaders on LS poll rout

Congress on Tuesday disapproved of its leaders making public statements about its Lok Sabha poll debacle saying that the party does not encourage "declaring from squares, the things we discuss in private".

Sonia, Rahul not to campaign for Uttar Pradesh bypolls
Sonia, Rahul not to campaign for Uttar Pradesh bypolls

After facing the worst electoral debacle, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and 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".