Digvijay Singh pitches for 'freedom of religion act'

Amid voices advocating for a stringent anti-conversion law in the country, AICC General Secretary Digvijay Singh here on Sunday said instead of anti- conversion law, India needs a 'Freedom of Religion act'.

Digvijay wants Rahul to take "full-time" charge of Congress

With Congress reeling under a string of poll defeats, senior leader Digvijay Singh Saturday said party vice-president Rahul Gandhi should assume "full-time" leadership of the AICC.

Digvijay Singh hits out at STF probe into MPPEB scam

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday alleged that the probe by special task force into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam is aimed at protecting Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and those close to him.

Opposition slams VHP's 'Ghar Vapsi' programme, calls it 'forceful conversion'
Opposition slams VHP's 'Ghar Vapsi' programme, calls it 'forceful conversion'

The Opposition on Sunday sharpened its attack on Hindu outfit Vishwa Hindu Parishad which claimed to have reconverted over 200 Christian families to Hinduism yesterday in Gujarat's Valsad district.

Digvijay slams Adityanath's comments on conversion

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Monday attacked BJP over its MP Yogi Adityanath's comments on conversion, charging that the party's ideology was "opposed to non-violence, truth and harmony" preached by Mahatma Gandhi.

Digvijay asks Naxals to shun violence, join Congress

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Sunday asked Naxals to leave the path of violence and join his party.

Can't stop anyone from leaving Congress: Digvijay

After a senior MLA threatened to quit ahead of the Panaji Assembly seat by-election to contest as an independent candidate, Congress' Goa desk incharge Digvijay Singh on Sunday said any person cannot be stopped from leaving the party.

Ban on religious conversion an infringement of fundamental right: Congress

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Thursday slammed the government for suggesting that a legislation to ban religious conversions can be brought in if all parties agree, saying it was an infringement of fundamental rights.

Gadkari's defamation suit against Digvijay: Court to hear arguments on Jan 9

A Delhi court on Monday said it would hear on January 9 next the arguments on the point of framing a notice in a defamation complaint filed by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari against Congress leader Digvijay Singh.

Nobody stopping non-Gandhis from leading Congress: Digvijay
Nobody stopping non-Gandhis from leading Congress: Digvijay

 Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Sunday said that nobody was stopping any of its leaders, including P Chidambaram, from fighting party elections for becoming its chief, remarks which have renewed the controversy surrounding the issue.

Digvijay urges MP govt to curb black marketing of fertilisers

 Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday said Madhya Pradesh government should undertake immediate measures to prevent black-marketing of fertilisers in the state.

Modi cheated people, NDA followed UPA in SC on black money: Digvijay Singh

Congress on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "cheating" people on the black money issue, and said though he had made tall claims on repatriating the ill-gotten money in the run-up to elections the NDA government is doing a flip-flop after assuming power.

'Modi cheated people; NDA followed UPA in SC on black money'

 Congress on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "cheating" people on the black money issue, and said though he had made tall claims on repatriating the ill-gotten money in the run-up to elections the NDA government is doing a flip-flop after assuming power.

Sterilisation deaths: Digvijay Singh demands Chhattisgarh Health Minister's resignation

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday said sub-standard antibiotics and equipment were to blame for the death of 13 women during a sterilisation drive in Bilaspur and demanded that Chhattisgarh Health Minister Amar Agrawal should quit.

Modi should focus on RSS and not on Gandhi, Nehru and Patel: Digvijay

Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday said he had better focus on the legacy of RSS than trying to claim the legacy of Gandhi, Nehru and Patel.

Marksheet row: Digvijay Singh takes on Junior HRD minister

Taking a jibe at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Friday criticised the BJP-led government at the Centre over the controversy surrounding newly-inducted Minister of State for HRD Ram Shankar Katheria following an allegation that his graduation marksheet was forged .

PM Narendra Modi 'an Indian pied piper': Digvijay Singh
PM Narendra Modi 'an Indian pied piper': Digvijay Singh

Congress leader Digvijay Singh, known to be one of the biggest bête noire of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, once again on Friday took a dig at the BJP strongman calling him “an Indian pied piper.”

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to campaign for J&K polls next week

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign next week in favour of the party candidates for the upcoming state elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

Digvijay attacks PM Modi on cow slaughter issue

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of cow slaughter, latching on to his meeting with a business tycoon involved in beef production.

Don't use media to give suggestions to party: Congress to leaders

 With recent statements from the likes of P Chidambaram, Digvijay Singh and HR Bhardwaj leaving it red-faced, Congress today issued a gag order asking its leaders to "desist" from using the media to give suggestions to the party.