Hours after saying that Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi does not have the temperament to rule, party general secretary Digvijaya Singh on Friday defended the Gandhi scion, saying that he is fighting injustice not chasing power.
Days after being authorised by the Congress Working Committee to prepare a roadmap for the party after its humiliating defeat in the Lok Sabha polls, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi may soon effect key organisational changes in the party.
After the Bharatiya Janata Party`s unprecedented victory in the General Elections 2014, it was time for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recognise the sweat and toil put in by the party workers to ensure this win.
Talking tough as he readies a revival strategy for the party in the national capital, Delhi Congress Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Sunday said senior leaders Kapil Sibal, Ajay Maken and Sandeep Dikshit as well as other MPs were themselves responsible for their humiliating defeat in the city and not the central leadership.
Dissent within Aam Aadmi Party came to the fore on Friday as the party`s foot-soldiers questioned the leadership over the debacle in the Lok Sabha election and demanded dissolution of the Political Affairs Committee (PAC), even as party leaders tried to pacify them.
After its triumph in Delhi, Haryana was the focus state for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). But the comprehensive rejection of the AAP by the electorate in Haryana in the Lok Sabha election has made it evident that the rookie party lost the plot completely.
Stung by the "blame-Rahul" editorial in the Indian Union Muslim League organ, its Congress counterpart in Kerala today hit back warning the ally to stop giving lessons to India`s grand old party and its captain.
Clamour is growing in Congress for either Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi to take over as Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha if the new Speaker agrees to give the post to the party, which is the largest on the opposition benches.
In its series of analysis meetings planned to discuss the party`s rout in the April 24 Lok Sabha polls, DMK Tuesday today announced convening its high-level strategy committee meeting on June 2, a day ahead of party chief M Karunanidhi`s birthday.
Suggesting that Muslims have contributed to Narendra Modi`s victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, SP leader Azam Khan, who had indulged in a vitriolic attack on the BJP leader, said they had proved that they were a "secular" community.