Congress questions timing of Narendra Modi's statement on Indian Muslims

Questioning the timing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement ahead of his US visit that Indian Muslims will live and die for India, Congress on Friday wondered whether BJP and its other leaders adhere to it.

Digvijay Singh slams Hema Malini over widow remark

Bharatiya Janata Party's Mathura MP Hema Malini on Thursday drew heavy flak from Congress for her comments on Vrindavan widows with the Opposition party demanding withdrawal of her remarks saying it was "uncalled for".

It's time Digvijay, Kamal Nath, Scindia pass reins to backwards in MP: Congress leader

Top rung Congressmen in Madhya Pradesh--Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia-- should hand over the reins to minorities and backward sections in the state in order to save the party from another embarrassment after the crushing defeat in Assembly and Lok Sabha polls, senior leader Aslam Sher Khan said here on Thursday.

Surprised to know Rajnath Singh doesn't know meaning of `Love Jihad`: Digvijay Singh

Days after Rajnath Singh distanced himself from the issue of "love jihad", Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said it was surprising that the Home Minister did not know the meaning of the term.

Congressmen shouldn't advice the leadership through media: Janardan Dwivedi
Congressmen shouldn't advice the leadership through media: Janardan Dwivedi

As differences between the old guard and team Rahul deepens, Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Friday said that partymen have been advised to refrain from giving advice to the leadership through media.

Govt must be careful against al Qaeda threat but Muslims should be treated impartially: Digvijay Singh

Congress leader Digvijay Singh said that government agencies should be vigilant against the threat that al Qaeda posed to the country but at the same time he added that it must be ensured that the Muslims are treated in a fair manner.

Digvijay Singh seeks CBI probe in MPPEB scam, HC seeks govt's reply

Madhya Pradesh High Court on Thursday sought reply from the state government on a petition filed by Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh and others demanding CBI probe into the MPPEB scam.

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".

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".

Congress, YSRCP MLAs join TRS

After suffering a setback in the Legislative Assembly elections in May, the woes of Congress are continuing in Telangana with some of its legislators joining the ruling TRS on Monday.

Congress welcomes Narendra Modi's Jan Dhan Yojna

The Congress on Thursday welcomed the prestigious Jan Dhan Yojna launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which aims to provide bank accounts to all, with a call to end 'financial untouchability.'

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.

Modi wave on decline: Digvijay

Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Monday said the outcome of Assembly by-polls had shown that the "so called" (Narendra) Modi wave was on the decline and complimented Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD`s Lalu Prasad for coming together to defeat "communal forces".

Congress, Samajwadi Party flay RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh slammed Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat, who had on Sunday said that India is a Hindu nation and Hindutva is its identity.

No objection if court asks CBI to probe MPPEB scam: MP minister

Expressing satisfaction over the STF probe in the MPPEB scam, Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur has said the state government would not have an objection if a court hands over the inquiry to CBI.

Rahul Gandhi says UP communal conflicts `engineered`, BJP hits back

Days after raising a storm in the Parliament demanding a discussion over the Communal Violence Bill, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that `communal riots in UP were artificially engineered`, adding that the communal incidents were part of a deliberate strategy to “divide the poor”.

Is BJP doing U-turn on its stated stand on Kashmir, asks Congress` Digvijay Singh

With the issue of Baba Ramdev`s aide Ved Pratap Vaidik`s meeting with Pakistani terrorist leader Hafiz Saeed escalating, the voices within the Congress are growing against the BJP`s stand on the matter. On Monday, Congress spokesperson Digvijay Singh took to a social-networking site Twitter to criticise the BJP on going soft on Pakistan and terror.

Digvijay Singh ends fast over delayed compensation to farmers

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Sunday ended his seven-day-long fast in Guna seeking immediate disbursal of compensation to farmers affected by the crop.

Consider financial background before setting poverty line: Digvijay Singh

Congress leader Digvijay Singh said here on Monday that the poverty line should be based on the financial background of a person.

Digvijay Singh begins fast on issues of farmers, MPPEB scam

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday began a seven-day fast near the Collectorate here to protest the non-payment of compensation to farmers for crop damage and for demanding a CBI probe in the MPPEB scam.