Indian National Congress

Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi 'fruitful tenure' as Congress president, Rahul thanks PM

Narendra Modi wishes Rahul Gandhi 'fruitful tenure' as Congress president, Rahul thanks PM

The CEA received a total of 89 nomination papers proposing Rahul Gandhi's name for Congress chief.

Dec 11, 2017, 19:25 PM IST
Congress leaders flood Rahul Gandhi with greetings on elevation as party president

Congress leaders flood Rahul Gandhi with greetings on elevation as party president

Rahul will take over from Sonia Gandhi who served as Congress president for 19 years.

Dec 11, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi officially announced new Congress president, to take charge on December 16

Rahul Gandhi officially announced new Congress president, to take charge on December 16

Rahul Gandhi will be the sixth member of the Nehru-Gandhi family, the fifth since Independece, to hold the top post in the Congress.

Dec 11, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi likely to be declared as Congress president today

Rahul Gandhi likely to be declared as Congress president today

Rahul Gandhi is expected to be named as Congress president on Monday. However, the Gandhi scion will officially take over the reins from his mother Sonia Gandhi on December 16.

Dec 11, 2017, 06:14 AM IST
Why no Bharat Ratna for Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar? Narendra Modi asks Congress

Why no Bharat Ratna for Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar? Narendra Modi asks Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday remembered Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar to hit out at the Congress while campaigning for the upcoming Gujarat elections 2017. He questioned the Congress for not conferring Bharat Ratna to Dr Ambedkar.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Live - One family has done greatest injustice to Babasaheb Ambedkar, Sardar Patel: Narendra Modi in Gujarat

Cyclone Ockhi is gradually weakening into a depression and may not hit the Gujarat coast near Surat as predicted earlier, the Meteorological Centre said on Tuesday night. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was set to address an election rally in Gujarat's Surat on Wednesday has been postponed in view of cyclone Ochki. Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's three public rallies scheduled for Tuesday have also been postponed.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:15 PM IST
PM Modi congratulates Congress for 'Aurangzeb raj' after Rahul files nomination

PM Modi congratulates Congress for 'Aurangzeb raj' after Rahul files nomination

Rahul Gandhi on Monday filed his nomination papers for Congress chief's post.

Dec 04, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Congress set to enter Rahul era as Gandhi scion files nomination for party chief

Congress set to enter Rahul era as Gandhi scion files nomination for party chief

Rahul Gandhi became the Congress vice president in January 2013.

Dec 04, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to file nomination for Congress chief today; party heavyweights to be present

Rahul Gandhi to file nomination for Congress chief today; party heavyweights to be present

Rahul Gandhi became the Congress Vice President in January 2013. 

Dec 04, 2017, 06:26 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to file nomination for party president post on Monday; Narendra Modi mocks at Congress

Rahul Gandhi to file nomination for party president post on Monday; Narendra Modi mocks at Congress

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will file his nomination papers for the party president's post on Monday.

Dec 03, 2017, 21:34 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi has 'Khandaani' background, nation needs his leadership: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Rahul Gandhi has 'Khandaani' background, nation needs his leadership: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla on Wednesday claimed that Congress presidential election was rigged and said it was merely a 'selection' process.

Dec 02, 2017, 19:13 PM IST
Congress' Shehzad Poonawalla slams dynasty politics, says process to elect party president 'rigged'

Congress' Shehzad Poonawalla slams dynasty politics, says process to elect party president 'rigged'

It is likely that party vice president Rahul Gandhi will be elected party president unopposed.

Nov 29, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
After Somnath temple row, Congress releases 3 pics to show Rahul Gandhi is Hindu

After Somnath temple row, Congress releases 3 pics to show Rahul Gandhi is Hindu

 A major controversy broke out on Wednesday over Rahul Gandhi's visit to Somnath temple with the BJP questioning his faith.

Nov 29, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Gujarat polls: BJP targets Rahul Gandhi over 'Hindu terror is a bigger threat'

Gujarat polls: BJP targets Rahul Gandhi over 'Hindu terror is a bigger threat'

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad referred to the cable which was leaked by the whistleblower website WikiLeaks and subsequently published in some newspapers in 2010.

Nov 28, 2017, 23:25 PM IST

Game of Gujarat: Amit Shah slams Rahul Gandhi, says people of Amethi are coming to Gujarat for jobs

Will Narendra Modi's magic ensure victory for BJP in the state that it has been ruling since 1998. 

Nov 28, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
Will be the kingmaker in Gujarat elections: Shankersinh Vaghela

Will be the kingmaker in Gujarat elections: Shankersinh Vaghela

Shankersinh Vaghela on September 19 had announced that he will lead a new political 'front' which will contest all seats in the upcoming assembly polls.

Nov 27, 2017, 22:05 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to accept national flag from dalits after CM Vijay Rupani's refusal

Rahul Gandhi to accept national flag from dalits after CM Vijay Rupani's refusal

Rahul Gandhi, 47, looks set to take over the reins of the party from his mother Sonia Gandhi on December 5.

Nov 24, 2017, 07:53 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi to hit two-day campaign trail for Gujarat Assembly elections today

Rahul Gandhi to hit two-day campaign trail for Gujarat Assembly elections today

Voting for the two-phase polls are scheduled for December 9 and 14. The vote count will take place on December 18.

Nov 24, 2017, 07:31 AM IST
Himanta Biswa Sarma hits back at Chidambaram, Kapil Sibal, says 'never said sin cause cancer'

Himanta Biswa Sarma hits back at Chidambaram, Kapil Sibal, says 'never said sin cause cancer'

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has clarified that his tweet 'Cancer divine justice for our sins' was to motivate teachers and serve the poor.

Nov 23, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Each Congress defeat directly proportional to Rahul Gandhi's elevation: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Each Congress defeat directly proportional to Rahul Gandhi's elevation: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jitendra Singh on Monday took a dig at Rahul Gandhi after the Congress announced the schedule for the party president election.

Nov 20, 2017, 12:42 PM IST