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Rahul Gandhi sets up panels for Congress plenary session

Rahul Gandhi sets up panels for Congress plenary session

Congress president Rahul Gandhi today constituted an organising committee, a drafting committee and its four sub-groups, and a constitution amendment committee for the party's upcoming plenary session to be held here from March 16 to 18.

Feb 28, 2018, 15:44 PM IST

PM Modi slams Congress in Rajya Sabha for delaying triple talaq bill

PM Modi in Rajya Sabha criticized Congress for delaying triple talaq bill. To know what else he said, watch the video.

Feb 08, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
Minutes after PM Modi's explosive speech in Parliament, Rahul Gandhi asks 'what about Rafale'

Minutes after PM Modi's explosive speech in Parliament, Rahul Gandhi asks 'what about Rafale'

Earlier today, PM Modi launched a scathing attack on the Congress, accusing it of causing partition of India and muzzling democracy.

Feb 07, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
 107-year-old grandmother finds Rahul Gandhi 'handsome', Congress president calls her 'beautiful'

107-year-old grandmother finds Rahul Gandhi 'handsome', Congress president calls her 'beautiful'

Rahul Gandhi entered politics in 2004, by contesting the May 2004 General Elections.

Dec 26, 2017, 00:31 AM IST
Rahul in Gujarat, visits Somnath temple, meets party leaders

Rahul in Gujarat, visits Somnath temple, meets party leaders

During his earlier visit, a controversy had erupted after he was shown as a non-Hindu in the temple registry, which the ruling BJP latched on to and created a hullabaloo.

Dec 23, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
Congress chief Rahul takes the dinner route to reach out to cadres

Congress chief Rahul takes the dinner route to reach out to cadres

In his first speech as the Congress president, Rahul Gandhi hit out at the BJP, accusing it of spreading hatred and violence in the country.

Dec 17, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi appointed Congress chief: Celebrations in Lucknow, Amethi

Rahul Gandhi appointed Congress chief: Celebrations in Lucknow, Amethi

Jubilant party workers danced to the thumping of dhols and burst firecrackers as news of the coronation of their "Rahul Bhaiyya" was telecast on television channels.

Dec 16, 2017, 17:41 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi turns nostalgic, strikes a personal chord in last speech as Congress chief

Sonia Gandhi turns nostalgic, strikes a personal chord in last speech as Congress chief

Addressing her last speech as Congress President, Sonia Gandhi struck an emotional chord with Congress members. She recalled her journey from a bride to the two decades as  Congress chief. She thanked members of the party for supporting her through the ups and downs of the journey. 

Dec 16, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi's journey: From skirt-wearing bride to saree-clad Congress chief

Sonia Gandhi's journey: From skirt-wearing bride to saree-clad Congress chief

Sonia Gandhi said she "fought like a tigress" to prevent Rajiv Gandhi from entering politics after his brother Sanjay's death.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:57 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's first speech as Congress President - Top quotes

Rahul Gandhi's first speech as Congress President - Top quotes

Newly-elected Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday officially took over as the party president with Sonia Gandhi stepping down from the post after 19 years.

Dec 16, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi goes all guns blazing against Narendra Modi govt in first speech as Congress President

Rahul Gandhi goes all guns blazing against Narendra Modi govt in first speech as Congress President

Right from the word go, Rahul Gandhi launched a full-fledged attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP govt accusing them of building fear in the society. 

Dec 16, 2017, 12:36 PM IST
Rahul era dawns on Congress, Sonia to take back seat

Rahul era dawns on Congress, Sonia to take back seat

New era has finally dawned on Congress. After 19 years, Sonia Gandhi passed on the chief's baton to her son Rahul Gandhi. 

Dec 16, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Highlights: Rahul Gandhi takes over as Congress President

Sonia Gandhi had been at the helm of the country's oldest party for 19 years.

Dec 16, 2017, 09:50 AM IST
After steering Congress for 19 years, Sonia Gandhi to pass baton to Rahul Gandhi today

After steering Congress for 19 years, Sonia Gandhi to pass baton to Rahul Gandhi today

Sonia Gandhi, who became Congress president in 1998, steered the 132-year-old party for 19 years.

Dec 16, 2017, 06:35 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to formally take over as Congress president on Saturday

Rahul Gandhi to formally take over as Congress president on Saturday

Rahul Gandhi had been the party vice president of Congress for over four years since 2013.

Dec 15, 2017, 22:53 PM IST
Sweets, keychains, badges: How Congress is celebrating 'Rahul Gandhi, the President'

Sweets, keychains, badges: How Congress is celebrating 'Rahul Gandhi, the President'

Rahul Gandhi is set to formally take over as Congress president on December 16.

Dec 15, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi says 'will retire', Congress says 'just as party chief, not from politics'

Sonia Gandhi says 'will retire', Congress says 'just as party chief, not from politics'

Congress said that her blessings, wisdom and innate commitment to Congress ideology will always be guiding light for the party.

Dec 15, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
I will retire now, says Sonia Gandhi a day before Rahul becomes Congress chief

I will retire now, says Sonia Gandhi a day before Rahul becomes Congress chief

Outgoing Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday told mediapersons ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament that she will now retire from politics.

Dec 15, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
Challenges for Rahul Gandhi: Revamping party set-up, electoral battles before 2019 polls

Challenges for Rahul Gandhi: Revamping party set-up, electoral battles before 2019 polls

Rahul Gandhi's long-delayed elevation as party chief is almost over as he was on Monday elected Congress president.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:51 AM IST
 Bihar Congress celebrates Rahul Gandhi's elevation as party chief in Patna

Bihar Congress celebrates Rahul Gandhi's elevation as party chief in Patna

Bihar Congress on Monday hailed Rahul Gandhi becoming party president.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:17 AM IST