Fearing threat to his life, a Congress leader, who had helped a Bareilly youth get bail after his arrest for posting comments against Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan, has knocked the doors of Raj Bhawan for security.
A 70-year-old woman today denied in a Delhi court that she was tutored and deposed falsely against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, facing trial in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, at the instance of CBI or his political opponents.
A 70-year-old woman on Tuesday alleged in a Delhi court that Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and certain others were part of a mob which had attacked, looted and burnt houses of Sikhs during the riots in 1984.
Thousands of mourners led by Kerala Governor P Sathasivam, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and his cabinet colleagues on Sunday paid rich tributes to Kerala Assembly speaker G Karthikeyan, who died after battling liver cancer at a Bengaluru hospital.
Former Union minister and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has been absolved by the Central Administrative Tribunal of the charge of putting pressure on AIIMS doctor to submit a "tailor-made autopsy report" in the Sunanda Pushkar murder case.
The first MP to lose his seat after the Supreme Court ruling on disqualification of convicted lawmakers, former Union Minister and Congress leader Rasheed Masood, today left the district health centre here for his residence after the apex court granted him bail.
The cyber cell of the Crime Branch of Odisha Police on Tuesday arrested a 26-year-old youth on charge of fradulently withdrawing cash from the bank account of a Congress leader by using a stolen ATM card.
The Supreme Court on Friday sought CBI's response on a plea by Congress leader Rasheed Masood, who was disqualified from Rajya Sabha after being sentenced to four years imprisonment in a graft case, against rejection of his bail petition by the Delhi High Court.
Days after the Delhi Police registered a case of murder in the death of Shashi Tharoor's wife, Sunanda Pushkar, the Congress leader broke his silence on Friday and said that though he was completely taken aback by the turn of events, he would fully cooperate with the authorities.
Caught in a controversy over the alleged evasion of income tax, Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on Tuesday said that a Settlement Commission order in the matter suffers from "legal malice and perversity".