Ajay Maken terms AIBA's suspension on Sarita Devi as unfortunate
Ajay Maken terms AIBA's suspension on Sarita Devi as unfortunate

 Former Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Wednesday termed AIBA's decision to suspend Indian woman boxer L Sarita Devi for refusing to accept bronze medal at the Asian Games podium ceremony as "unfortunate" and asked the Centre to take up the matter at the highest international level.

Black money: Congress dares Jaitley to reveal names, says don't resort to 'blackmail'
Black money: Congress dares Jaitley to reveal names, says don't resort to 'blackmail'

Congress on Wednesday asked the Modi government not to resort to "blackmail" on the issue of naming black money holders and dared it to come out with full information without indulging in "selective leakage".

Modi govt misleading public on black money issue: Congress

Accusing the NDA government of misleading the public on the issue of black money, Congress on Saturday rejected Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's charge that a treaty signed with Germany by the Congress government in 1995 has kept its hands tied on the issue.

Congress questions Modi's silence on cross border firing

The Congress has questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence on cross border firing by Pakistan which has killed civilians and said that NDA leaders including Modi had severely criticised the UPA government when similar incidents took place earlier.

Court to hear arguments on charges in Tytler's case on November 19

A special court on Thursday fixed November 19 for hearing arguments on framing of charges in a case in which Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and businessman Abhishek Verma have been chargesheeted by CBI for allegedly sending a forged letter to the then Prime Minister in 2009.

Congress releases booklet on 100 days of BJP "misrule"
Congress releases booklet on 100 days of BJP "misrule"

Congress on Wednesday brought out a booklet on BJP's "100 days of misrule" insisting that results of all the bypolls after the Lok Sabha election reflect "people's anger" over "hollow promises of a useless government".

Tewari, Alvi defy gag order, say they will air their views

Unfazed by the party's gag order, defiant senior Congress leaders Manish Tewari and senior leader Rashid Alvi on Monday said they would continue to express their viewpoints even while maintaining that it's time to fight communalism and "not fight and humiliate" each other.

Congress seeks SC intervention on BJP poaching MLAs

With a video showing a BJP leader allegedly trying to poach an AAP legislator, the Congress Monday urged the Supreme Court to take cognizance of the matter and order fresh polls in Delhi.

Opposition targets govt over reports about Rajnath's son

 The opposition on Wednesday targeted the government over media reports that claimed Home Minister Rajnath Singh's son had been ticked off by the Prime Minister for alleged misconduct, with Congress questioning what the allegations are about.

Modi govt finding excuses for non-performance: Congress

Congress Tuesday attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for attributing rise in inflation partly to hoarding by traders, saying the government was trying to find "excuses for its non-performance" and inability to bring "good days as promised".

Won`t support AAP`s `diabolical power play` in Delhi: Congress

Congress on Tuesday rejected as "total false" the speculation in media about Congress and AAP coming together to form a government in Delhi and said it will not support that party`s "diabolical power play".

Shashi Tharoor writes to Congress explaining praise for Narendra Modi

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor today wrote to the party explaining his controversial praise of Prime Minister Narendra Modi making it clear that he stood committed to the organisation and the principles of secularism.

Congress MLAs in Odisha to decide their leader on June 10

The newly-elected Congress MLAs will decide their leader at a meeting on June 10 in the presence of AICC leader Ajay Maken.

MPs responsible for their defeat not Rahul Gandhi: Arvinder Singh Lovely

Talking tough as he readies a revival strategy for the party in the national capital, Delhi Congress Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Sunday said senior leaders Kapil Sibal, Ajay Maken and Sandeep Dikshit as well as other MPs were themselves responsible for their humiliating defeat in the city and not the central leadership.

HRD Minister Smriti Irani mum on poll affidavits, says `judge me by my work`

Breaking her silence on her educational qualification row, HRD Minister Smriti Irani, Thursday, sent out an appeal that she be solely judged by her work.

Nirpendra Misra appointed Principal Secretary to PM Narendra Modi, Ajay Maken takes jibe

In what has sparked a new controversy, former TRAI Chairman Nripendra Misra was on Wednesday appointed Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Our issue is with discrepancies in Smriti Irani`s poll affidavits: Congress

Deciding to go all out in their attack on BJP leader, the Congress said on Wednesday that their main concern was with discrepancies in the new HRD Minister`s poll affidavits.

HRD Minister Smriti Irani is not a Graduate – SO WHAT?

Smriti Irani should have seen it coming, given her meteoric rise from being a TV bahu to now taking over as the HRD minister, with cabinet rank, in the Narendra Modi government.

`Don`t question Smriti Irani, Sonia Gandhi is not even 10th pass`

The controversy over the allocation of the Human Resource Development Ministry to Smriti Irani does not seem to be dying down.

Government calls Congress` attack on Smriti Irani `unfortunate`

Government on Tuesday termed as "unfortunate" the Congress swipe over HRD Minister Smriti Irani`s educational qualification.