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Delhi Congress chief likely to be named by September 1

The wait for a Delhi Congress chief may end before the weekend, September 1.

Aug 28, 2019, 14:47 PM IST

AAP & Congress showed no maturity in Delhi, will blame each other for BJP's gains

The triangular contest for Delhi's 7 seats is now clearly in BJP's favour.

Apr 23, 2019, 13:57 PM IST

Congress Muslim leaders seek at least one Lok Sabha ticket for one of them in Delhi

The resentment by the Muslim leaders of the party's Delhi unit has come to the fore days before finalisation of the list of candidates on seven parliamentary seats in the capital.

Apr 14, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Breaking News: Sheila Dixit says no to AAP alliance

Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit has written to party president Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi saying forging an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in Delhi will harm the party in the long run.

Mar 25, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Front row seat for Jagdish Tytler sparks row at Delhi Congress event for Sheila Dikshit's takeover

Dikshit was appointed to the post by the party's national president Rahul Gandhi after Ajay Maken stepped down citing health troubles.

Jan 16, 2019, 15:03 PM IST

Ajay Maken resigns as Delhi Congress president, thanks Rahul Gandhi for support

Maken thanked Congress president Rahul Gandhi and the party workers for their support.

Jan 04, 2019, 08:51 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi turns 48; PM Narendra Modi prays for his 'long and healthy life'

PM Modi took to Twitter and wished Rahul Gandhi a 'long and healthy life'.

Jun 19, 2018, 09:20 AM IST

As Arvinder Singh Lovely returns to Congress, Sheila Dikshit offers an advice to Ajay Maken

A day after Arvinder Singh Lovely got back into the Congress fold, senior Congress leader Sheila Dikshit hit out at party's Delhi chief Ajay Maken. The former Delhi chief minister said that Maken has done a lot of damage to the party. 

Feb 18, 2018, 14:01 PM IST

Sweets, keychains, badges: How Congress is celebrating 'Rahul Gandhi, the President'

Rahul Gandhi is set to formally take over as Congress president on December 16.

Dec 15, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

Shots fired outside house of Delhi's Congress ex-MLA Asif Muhammad Khan

A police officer said they have registered an FIR based on Khan's complaint on Monday night.


Jul 11, 2017, 15:37 PM IST

Delhi Congress drive for recovery of Rs 854 cr advertisement spend by AAP

The Congress on Wednesday said it will run a signature campaign demanding recovery of nearly Rs 854 crore from the ruling Aam Aadmi Party for putting out "false and misleading" advertisements in national media outside Delhi.

Sep 28, 2016, 21:24 PM IST

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Nov 02, 2015, 16:22 PM IST

Delhi Congress marks Quit India movement anniversary

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) on Sunday commemorated the historic Quit India movement by paying obeisance to freedom fighters at an event in Old Delhi here.

Aug 09, 2015, 23:20 PM IST

Farmer's suicide: Congress holds candlelight vigil

Delhi Congress on Thursday held a candlelight march at Jantar Mantar here in memory of farmer Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide in full public view during an Aam Aadmi Party rally.

Apr 23, 2015, 23:56 PM IST

Ajay Maken calls for doing away with high command culture

In unusually forthright remarks, senior Congress leader Ajay Maken on Saturday night hit out at the high command culture in his party and called for inner-party democracy in national parties.

Mar 14, 2015, 22:33 PM IST

PC Chacko on support to AAP: Cong will take decision after observing post election scenario

Congress will take decision after observing post election scenario, said PC Chacko when asked about extending support to AAP.

Feb 07, 2015, 16:01 PM IST

Weaken, discredit Congress is BJP's new Gujarat model for polls: DPCC

Ahead of Assembly polls, Delhi Congress on Sunday hit out at the BJP, alleging the rival party's "new Gujarat model" was to "weaken and discredit Congress" and offer voters pre-poll sops like 24-hour electricity and jhuggi-jhopri in-situ rehabilitation.

Jan 11, 2015, 20:14 PM IST

Delhi Congress leader SC Vats joins BJP

Former Delhi legislator S.C. Vats of the Congress Wednesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party, saying he was unhappy with the policies of his party.

Dec 31, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar to campaign in Delhi, Congress denies

Congress leaders on Wednesday dismissed reports which claimed that party vice president Rahul Gandhi had included controversial leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar in his team for the Delhi pol

Nov 05, 2014, 16:06 PM IST

Delhi Congress gives 2 months salary as Diwali bonus to employees

In an effort to boost their moral ahead of possible Assembly polls, Delhi Congress on Wednesday offered its employees a bonus of two months salary as a "Diwali gift", in first such financial assistance in the last 15 years.

Oct 22, 2014, 15:18 PM IST