Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday lambasted Pakistani Army for deliberately targeting civilians and said it was "rogue army" as authorities of the neighbouring country have no control over it.
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday termed Narendra Modi as a "weak" Prime Minister whom Pakistan does not take seriously and unabated ceasefire violations by the neighbouring country are a testimony to it.
Condemning Pakistan for resorting to unprovoked offensive along the border and LoC in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday said that Indian forces are capable of repulsing in a befitting manner.
Hitting out at the government for "failing" to respond adequately and effectively to ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said it has emboldened the neighbouring country to perpetuate tension in the border areas.
Underlining the need to have a "comprehensive action plan" for disaster management, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today said the floods in Jammu and Kashmir, vulnerable to natural calamities, have reinforced the need to give due priority to the subject.
Visiting Jammu and Kashmir for the first time since it was struck by devastating floods, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi today said their party is with the people of the state and assured all help to mitigate their suffering.
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday batted strongly for holding Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir on "due time", claiming that a new government will have greater authority to deal with the post- flood situation in the state.
Asserting that the Congress leadership is fully with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir during this unprecedented disaster, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today underlined the need to operationalise helplines for relieving the flood victims of psychological stress.
Seeking early announcement of special financial package from the Centre for flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday said there was need to speed up rebuilding measures before onset of winter.
A senior Congress leader on Thursday accused Pakistan army of "fully backing and guiding" Rangers in firing on civilian areas in the Indian side of the border and warned that such incidents would not be tolerated.
National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday accused Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad of making "allegations" and "distorting" facts regarding the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
Hailing the Supreme Court for questioning government, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said the convention cited by NDA to deny LoP status to Congress in Lok Sabha has "outlived its life" and it was trying to damage democratic institutions.
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad termed as "landmark" the Supreme Court`s decision to go into the issue of interpreting the provision of Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha, saying it will help restore the bipartisan spirit of Indian democracy.
A demand was raised in Rajya Sabha on Friday to empower its Chairman and Vice Chairman to take decisions on crucial issues like permitting members for foreign visits and allotting rooms to parliamentary parties instead of such issues being dealt by Speaker, Lok Sabha.