Ajoy Kumar

Jolt for Congress as former Jharkhand chief Ajoy Kumar joins Aam Aadmi Party

In a major blow for the Congress just weeks ahead of assembly election in Jharkhand, the party's former state president Ajoy Kumar on Thursday joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Experts maintain that Ajoy Kumar's decision to leave Congress for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's AAP is expected to cost the Congress dearly in the upcoming Assembly election in Jharkhand.

Sep 19, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

Jharkhand Congress chief Ajoy Kumar resigns after Lok Sabha election debacle

In Jharkhand, the BJP-AJSU Party alliance swept the polls, winning 12 of the 14 Lok Sabha seats while the Congress bagged only one seat.

May 27, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Congress backs Centre's stand on US suggestion over Indo-Pak issue

The Congress on Wednesday opposed third party interference in Kashmir, backing the Centre's stand on the suggestion of the US that it would try and "find its place" in efforts to de-escalate Indo-Pak tension.


Apr 05, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Probe rapes of Chhattisgarh tribal women by security forces: Congress

The Congress on Monday demanded an investigation into "horror stories of rapes and molestation" concerning tribal population in Chhattisgarh.

Feb 16, 2016, 09:44 AM IST

Leave 'Raje dharma', follow 'Raj dharma': Congress to PM Modi

The Congress party on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to quit for following `Raje-dharma` and `Modi-dharma` and come back on the path of `Raj-dharma`.

Jun 27, 2015, 11:45 AM IST

Congress wants Sushma Swaraj sacked, alleges 'suit-boot ki sarkar' protecting Lalit Modi

With the controversy over Sushma Swaraj helping former IPL chief Lalit Modi secure travel documents from the UK for Portugal snowballing, the Congress on Tuesday demanded that the Prime Minister should immediately sack the External Affairs Minister.

Jun 16, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Congress to take aggressive stand on govt decisions

 Congress on Friday said it will take an aggressive stand in the coming days on key issues like land ordinance, hike in excise duty on petrol and diesel and creation of NITI Aayog.

Jan 03, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Ajoy Kumar named Congress spokesperson

Doctor-turned-IPS officer Ajoy Kumar, who joined the Congress last month, was on Friday appointed as a spokesperson of the party.

Sep 26, 2014, 20:48 PM IST

Ajoy Kumar named Congress spokesperson

Former JVM(P) MP from Jamshedpur Ajoy Kumar, who had joined the Congress last month, was Friday made a spokesperson of the AICC.

Sep 26, 2014, 14:30 PM IST