Pak must be told friendship, militancy can't go together: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said Pakistan needed to be told that friendship, talks and militancy cannot go together, adding that whenever India has tried to be friends with the neighbouring country, it has always back stabbed.

RSS mouthpiece shows PoK as Pak territory; Govt to probe

The publication of a map in RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' depicting a part of Jammu and Kashmir as part of Pakistan, today evoked consternation in Rajya Sabha, with the Opposition asking whether the government approved it.

Govt agrees on sending bills on coal, mining to select panels

 Government on Wednesday agreed to the opposition's demands of referring the Coal and Mines bill and the Mines and Minerals bill to separate Select Committees that will submit their recommendations by March 18.

Ghulam Nabi Azad slams Mufti's remark, asks BJP to explain

Congress on Sunday slammed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed for his statement that Pakistan and militant groups had made the atmosphere conducive for elections in the state and said BJP should explain the position of its ally.

Government fails to withdraw three bills in Rajya Sabha

 The government on Tuesday failed to withdraw three bills on which it had brought ordinances in Rajya Sabha, after the opposition parties opposed a motion to withdraw the bills.

Ghulam Nabi Azad back as LoP in Rajya Sabha

Ghulam Nabi Azad was on Monday back as the Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, days after his re-election to the house from Jammu and Kashmir.

Defeat of BJP in Delhi polls is certain: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said that there was no wave of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the country and BJP's defeat in Delhi polls was imminent.

Jammu and Kashmir Rajya Sabha polls: PDP wins 2 seats, BJP, NC-Congress bag one each

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, Bharatiya Janata Party's Shamsher Singh Manhas and PDP's Fayaz Mir and Nazir Ahmad Laway today emerged victorious in the elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir.

Curtains lifted on PDP-BJP alliance in RS polls: Omar Abdullah

Asserting that PDP and BJP are together as the curtains have now been lifted, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said these parties should come in open and form the government to bring people of the state out of sufferings.

RS polls in J&K on Saturday, Ghulam Nabi Azad faces tough test

 Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir will be held on Saturday with seven candidates in the fray including Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad, current Leader of Opposition in the Upper House of Parliament, who faces a tough test.

Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar slams BJP-PDP alliance
Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar slams BJP-PDP alliance

National Conference on Thursday termed the BJP-PDP alliance for Rajya Sabha elections as "unholy and opportunistic" and asked other parties and independent MLAs to vote for Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad in the February 7 polls.

Notification issued for Feb 7 Rajya Sabha polls in J&K

Notifications were on Wednesday issued for February 7 polls for four seats of Rajya Sabha of Jammu and Kashmir as seven candidates including Congress veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad are in the fray.

Ghulam Nabi Azad, 6 others file nominations for 4 Rajya Sabha seats in J&K

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad was among seven candidates, including two each from BJP and PDP, for the four seats of Rajya Sabha going to polls next month in Jammu and Kashmir.

National Conference, Congress decide to pitch common candidate for Rajya Sabha polls

Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir took a new turn on Tuesday with National Conference and Congress deciding to pitch a common candidate -- Ghulam Nabi Azad -- to defeat what they termed as "unholy alliance" of PDP and BJP.

Ghulam Nabi Azad calls on cadres to spread Congress' message to grassroots

Expressing concern over the growing reach of RSS, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday called on party cadres to take on the ideological challenge from rivals while acknowledging that the party is going through a difficult phase.

PDP says tie up with NC, Congress an option to form govt in J&K
PDP says tie up with NC, Congress an option to form govt in J&K

As suspense over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continued, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said the idea of a grand alliance with National Conference and Congress was an option for forming a stable government in the state.

PDP-BJP to rule J&K with Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as CM?

The PDP and BJP are close to an agreement to govern Jammu and Kashmir in coalition with PDP leader Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as chief minister, PDP sources said Sunday.

Cut in health budget will be shocking: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Citing huge investments done by the UPA government in health care sector, former Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said any move towards slashing its budgetary allocation will be shocking.

Cutting healthcare funds will take India back: Ghulam Nabi Azad

 The cut in funds for healthcare by National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government will be a set back to the progress achieved by the country in this sector, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said Friday.

Govt stalled Parliament as PM acted like 'Dhritarashtra': Azad

New Delhi: Blaming NDA government for stalling Parliament, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad Friday equated Prime Minister Narendra Modi with 'Dhritarashtra' saying there was his "silent support" on contentious issues like conversions that disrupted the two Houses.