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Abhishek Manu Singhvi mocks Yogi Adityanath, says 'it's sad that UP CM is unaware of Constitution'

Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Sunday said it is sad that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is not aware about the context of constitution in India. 

Oct 28, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

Congress writes 3-page letter to PM Modi over removal of CBI chief Alok Verma

Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has sent a three-page long letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi reminding the rules of removal of CBI chief, who is appointed by the selection committee. 

Oct 25, 2018, 14:37 PM IST

Battle for Karnataka in SC: Abhishek Manu Singhvi vs Mukul Rohatgi

The battle over Karnataka saw a war of words erupting between a battery of lawyers representing the Congress, BJP and the Centre in the packed courtroom. 

May 17, 2018, 07:33 AM IST

IT notice to Abhishek Singhvi's family political vendetta, says Congress

The Congress on Tuesday termed the Income Tax notice served to Abhishek Manu Singhvi's wife Anita a clear-cut case of "political vendetta".

Feb 21, 2018, 00:49 AM IST

I-T department issues notice to Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi's wife for purchases from Nirav Modi

Nirav Modi is being investigated by multiple probe agencies after it recently came to light, following a complaint by the Punjab National Bank, that they allegedly cheated the nationalised bank to the tune of Rs 11,400 crore.

Feb 20, 2018, 18:36 PM IST

Congress backs Modi govt's plan to declare Pakistan 'terror state', withdrawal of MFN status

The Congress on Monday extended support to India's stand to corner Pakistan over the latter's continuous policy of sponsoring terrorism.

Sep 26, 2016, 20:09 PM IST

One should often chant 'Bharat Mata ki jai' with pride: Congress

Striking a balance, Congress on Friday said it favoured every Indian chant "Bharat Mata ki jai" with pride, but was equally against attempts to force someone to say it.

Apr 02, 2016, 00:55 AM IST

Swamy's charges against Rahul a bunch of falsehood: Congress

Rahul Gandhi has never held a non-Indian passport and never been on non-Indian citizenship, Congress said on Wednesday.

Nov 18, 2015, 23:30 PM IST

Cong claims credit for sentencing of 2006 Mumbai train blasts case

Congress on Wednesday said the sentencing of convicts in the 2006 Mumbai train blasts case was the culmination of "pointed, precise and prompt action" by the then Vilasrao Deshmukh government and "strongest and quickest" steps by the former Manmohan Singh dispensation.

Oct 01, 2015, 00:50 AM IST

AIMIM decision to contest Bihar polls will help BJP: Singhvi

 Congress on Sunday took potshots at All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi over his decision to contest polls in Bihar saying he will expand the boundaries of the BJP but not his own.

Sep 13, 2015, 16:42 PM IST

Congress dismisses demand for apology from Rahul Gandhi

Congress on Friday dismissed BJP's demand that Rahul Gandhi apologise for his remarks against External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, saying he has done nothing wrong in accusing her of committing a criminal act.

Jul 24, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Opposition attacks AAP govt's decision to hire Bihar cops for ACB

The Opposition parties on Tuesday launched an attack on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in the national capital, a day after its decision to include five Bihar police personnel in their anti-corruption branch.

Jun 02, 2015, 10:28 AM IST

BJP playing vendetta politics against Rahul: Congress

 Hitting back, Congress on Friday alleged that the Narendra Modi government was playing politics of vendetta against Rahul Gandhi over a mega food park project in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.

May 08, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Divisive comments by BJP leaders is reality: Congress on US report

With a US Congress-established panel criticising attacks on minorities in India, Congress on Friday said it was a "ground reality" that BJP leaders have been making "divisive and communal" statements but Prime Minister Narendra Modi is taking no action against anyone.

May 02, 2015, 01:08 AM IST

Congress demands Gadkari's resignation, probe into CAG findings

 Congress on Friday demanded that Union Minister Nitin Gadkari step down till a judicial probe goes into alleged financial wrongdoings highlighted by CAG in connection with Purti, saying the company was founded by him and his family had "close links" with it.

May 01, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Probe whether farmer was 'pushed and provoked': Congress

Congress on Friday sought to put the AAP as also the Centre in the dock over the death of Gajendra Singh saying the whole episode raises disturbing questions whether the Rajasthan farmer was actually "pushed and provoked" into the act.

Apr 25, 2015, 01:24 AM IST

Congress attacks govt of making 'U-turn' on GST Bill

Attacking Government over moving the long-pending Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in Lok Sabha, Congress on Friday accused BJP of making "U-turn" and demanded that the bill should be referred to a Standing Committee of Parliament.

Apr 24, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Omar Abdullah slams Abhishek Singhvi's remarks on Sunny Leone

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has slammed Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi over his statement that western rejects like Sunny Leone shouldn`t be allowed to epitomise Indian culture.

Apr 11, 2015, 05:56 AM IST

Congress slams BJP MP's remark on tobacco and cancer

Congress on Tuesday mounted an attack on Narendra Modi government coining a phrase "Abki Baar Tobacco Lobby ki Sarkar" as it condemned BJP MP Dilip Gandhi's remarks that all studies linking cancer to tobacco have come from abroad and that there is no Indian survey report to confirm it.

Mar 31, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

Protest against Land Bill: Rahul Gandhi is very much in charge of things, says Congress

The Congress on Monday slammed the NDA government over the issue of party workers clashing with the police, saying that protests against Land Acquisition Bill would continue at PCC and DCC levels.

Mar 16, 2015, 17:46 PM IST