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Congress forms five-member committee to examine bills, debates in Parl

The Congress on Wednesday formed a five-member committee to examine the ongoing bills and debates in the Parliament on specific issues.

Harsimrat's charge of my misbehaviour with her 'wild': Ramesh

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today rejected as "wild" the charge by Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal that he "misbehaved" with her after Rajya Sabha had been adjourned for the day on Friday and said instead of her apologising she is seeking an apology.

Ajit Jogi opens new front against Congress over Mahanadi dam

Ajit Jogi opens new front against Congress over Mahanadi dam

Jogi also trained his guns on the ruling BJP and alleged that the ruling party was also speaking in favour of Odisha.

Government scuttled bill for Andhra: Congress

The Congress vowed to raise the issue in the Upper House until voting takes place on the bill.

SAD moves privilege motion against Jairam, Renuka

 Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday moved a privilege motion in Rajya Sabha against Congress leaders Jairam Ramesh and Renuka Chowdhury for allegedly misbehaving with SAD member and union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal.

Harsimrat writes to RS chairman for action on Jairam, Renuka

Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal has written to Rajya Sabha Chairman seeking "stern action" against Congress MPs Jairam Ramesh and Renuka Chaudhary, accusing the duo of humiliating her in the House.

Congress to raise Kandhamal killings in Parliament

Congress to raise Kandhamal killings in Parliament

Asking Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to own responsibility for the death of five persons in Kandhamal, Congress said it would raise the issue in Parliament as such killings in the name of anti-naxal drive shows BJD regime's "anti-tribal and anti-dalit" psyche.

Ugly spat in Parliament - Renuka Chowdhury calls Harsimrat Kaur 'Kachra': Know what happened

Ugly spat in Parliament - Renuka Chowdhury calls Harsimrat Kaur 'Kachra': Know what happened

Union Minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday accused two leaders of grand-old Congress party of allegedly misbehaving with her in Parliament House and said that she was humiliated by them. 

As chorus for Priyanka Gandhi grows, Jairam Ramesh says she alone can't revive Congress

As chorus for Priyanka Gandhi grows, Jairam Ramesh says she alone can't revive Congress

Amid the clamour within a section of Congress for Priyanka Gandhi to take an active political role, senior leader Jairam Ramesh has said no individual has a magic wand to revive the party and a team effort is the only way forward.

Unrealistic to expect Cong to pass GST bill in 'poisonous' atmosphere: Jairam Ramesh

Unrealistic to expect Cong to pass GST bill in 'poisonous' atmosphere: Jairam Ramesh

Charging Prime Minister Narendra Modi with poisoning the political atmosphere, senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh has said it is unrealistic for the BJP-led NDA government to expect his party to cooperate and facilitate passage of the GST bill in the Monsoon session of Parliament.

Cong mum over reports about Priyanka to be star campaigner in UP

Cong mum over reports about Priyanka to be star campaigner in UP

Congress on Monday remained tight-lipped over reports that Priyanka Gandhi would be its star campaigner in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh and also on the issue of elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the party chief.

Ajay Maken abused and threatened me, says Dalit congress member Dharmpal Natkhat

Ajay Maken abused and threatened me, says Dalit congress member Dharmpal Natkhat

Leader of Opposition in the Delhi Assembly and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Vijender Gupta said Natkhat`s complaint shows that the Congress treats its workers like slaves.

Rahul Gandhi not like PM Modi who excels in twisting facts, says Jairam Ramesh amid 'bring Priyanka' chorus

Rahul Gandhi not like PM Modi who excels in twisting facts, says Jairam Ramesh amid 'bring Priyanka' chorus

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh said Rahul Gandhi's sense of values is far superior to PM Narendra Modi, "who has a remarkable ability to twist facts".

Rahul is de facto Cong chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh

Rahul is de facto Cong chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh

Ramesh also said it was high time that the Congress changed in tune with changing India as "our communication strategy is not very effective".

Change of guard in Congress? Rahul Gandhi set to take over reins from Sonia Gandhi

Change of guard in Congress? Rahul Gandhi set to take over reins from Sonia Gandhi

With Congress suffering heavy losses in the various Assembly Elections, Rahul Gandhi could be elevated as party president any time soon, media reports said on Tuesday.

Oscar Fernandes, Jairam Ramesh file papers for Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka

Former central ministers Oscar Fernandes and Jairam Ramesh on Monday filed nominations here for the biennial elections to four of the 12 Rajya Sabha seats from Karnataka.

Congress nominates Chidambaram, Sibal, Ramesh for Rajya Sabha polls

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram is Congress nominee from Maharashtra for the biennial elections to Rajya Sabha while senior leaders Kapil Sibal and Jairam Ramesh have been named from Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka respectively.

Undeterred by privilege motion, Subramanian Swamy dares Congress, says would teach them law

Undeterred by privilege motion, Subramanian Swamy dares Congress, says would teach them law

Congress leader Jairam Rameshhad said that Swamy and Parrikar had lied while participating in the AugustaWestland case debate.

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Narendra Modi, Mohan Bhagwat, says nation doesn't belong to a single person

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Narendra Modi, Mohan Bhagwat, says nation doesn't belong to a single person

Ahead of Congress' 'Save Democracy' rally, party vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

VVIP chopper scam: Sonia, Rahul to lead Congress'  'Save Democracy' rally in Delhi today

VVIP chopper scam: Sonia, Rahul to lead Congress' 'Save Democracy' rally in Delhi today

Jairam Ramesh accused PM Narendra Modi of "masterminding a conspiracy to implicate" Congress leadership in the AgustaWestland case.