Congress threatens to move privilege motion against Naidu, Irani

The Congress on Tuesday threatened to move privilege motion against Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu and HRD Minister Smriti Irani, alleging that they had misled the Parliament over circulars issued to schools for events on December 25.

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to campaign for J&K polls next week

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign next week in favour of the party candidates for the upcoming state elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

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.

Sonia Gandhi prefers second row in Lok Sabha for some time

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday occupied the second row of Lok Sabha for quite some time as RJD member Pappu Yadav and Jyotiraditya Scindia of Congress were occupying the front bench when she entered the House.

Out of box solutions needed to tackle black money menace: Congress

Congress on Wednesday sought to turn the tables in the Lok Sabha on BJP on the issue of black money, wondering as to why it was not taking action against a ruling party member from whose residence over Rs one crore in cash and gold and silver ornaments were found.

Congress may move court if opposition leader post denied

The Congress is considering going to court if it is not given the post of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha, sources said.

MPPEB scam: Scindia demands CBI probe, Chouhan`s resignation

Former union minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has demanded a CBI probe into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam and also resignation of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on moral grounds.

Jyotiraditya Scindia bats for Rahul Gandhi, says he worked extremely hard

Union Minister and Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Friday defended party president Rahul Gandhi saying that he worked `extremely hard`.

Believe in positive campaigning, there is no Modi wave: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, who is contesting the Lok Sabha elections from Guna constituency, said on Thursday that there is no Narendra Modi wave in the country and exuded confidence that his Congress party will win the crucial General Elections.

LS polls: Moderate turnout in Madhya Pradesh; poll boycott in some villages

A moderate 54.41 per cent polling was recorded on Thursday in Madhya Pradesh for ten Lok Sabha seats amid rains, intense heat conditions and poll boycott in some villages.

Lok Sabha polls, Phase 5: Scindia, Tomar in fray in Madhya Pradesh

As many as 142 candidates are in the fray in 10 Lok Sabha constituencies in Madhya Pradesh where a total of 1,67,12,808 voters are expected to head to polling booths on Thursday.

India needs `sevak`, not an arrogant government: Narendra Modi at Shivpuri rally

Raising the poll pitch for the upcoming General Elections, Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a scathing attack on the Congress party, saying that India needs a `sevak` for its people not an arrogant government.

Sushma Swaraj, Union Ministers among heavyweights in LS poll ring in Madhya Pradesh

A number of stalwarts including Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj and Union Ministers Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia are in the fray from Madhya Pradesh for the upcoming Parliamentary polls.

Jyotiraditya Scindia, family disclose shares in over 25 firms

Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and his family members, who have assets worth crores of rupees, also own shares in at least 25 companies and most of these investments were interestingly made last year.

Government cannot directly regulate power tariff: Scindia

There is no provision for government to directly regulate electricity tariff and rates are determined by regulatory commissions, Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Thursday.

People want politicians who deliver on promises: Scindia

Stating that "empty promises" won`t last but work on the ground level will, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has appealed political parties and leaders to unite on keeping their word and deliver.

Growth of Gujarat stunted under Narendra Modi: Scindia

Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Saturday said the growth rate of Gujarat has halved under the leadership of Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Wish to see Rahul Gandhi as prime minister: Jyotiraditya Scindia

As suspense continues whether Rahul Gandhi will be named as Congress` Prime Ministerial candidate for 2014 General elections, party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday said he wishes Gandhi scion becomes the PM.

Aslam blames senior Cong leaders for defeat in MP polls

Congress leader from Madhya Pradesh, Aslam Sher Khan on Tuesday blamed senior party leaders for the debacle in the recent state Assembly elections.

Madhya Pradesh assembly election results: Shivraj Singh helps BJP retain fort

Shivraj Singh Chouhan has been the chief architect of BJP`s thumping victory in Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls.