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Congress' Delhi unit joins party chorus against Rahul Gandhi's decision to step down

BJP swept all seven parliamentary constituencies in Delhi, leaving the likes of Congress and Aam Aadmi Party far behind.

May 28, 2019, 17:01 PM 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

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

Delhi statehood demand political gimmick: Sharmistha Mukherjee

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) leader Sharmistha Mukherjee on Wednesday dubbed the Aam Aadmi Party's demand for a referendum on full statehood for Delhi "unconstitutional" and a "political gimmick".

Jul 08, 2015, 16:20 PM IST

Kejriwal's idea of referendum for Delhi statehood 'unconstitutional': Ajay Maken

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) chief Ajay Maken on Monday termed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's demand for referendum on statehood for the national capital as unconstitutional, claiming that the AAP supremo purposely raises issues in order to cause conflict with the Central Government.

Jul 06, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Congress slams AAP for Delhiites' power, water woes

The Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) on Sunday blamed the Arvind Kejriwal-led government for the water and power woes faced by residents of the national capital.

Jun 14, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Congress takes to streets against Kejriwal Govt, demands Lokayukta appointment

The Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee ( DPCC) on Wednesday staged a protest against the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government over the controversy regarding the alleged fake degree submitted by Jitender Singh Tomar and the delay in the appointment of a Lokayukta in the city.

Jun 10, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

Delhi Congress launches outreach programme for senior citizens

Having lost political ground in both Lok Sabha and Delhi Assembly elections, Congress today sought to reconnect with people, with its state unit launching an outreach programme for senior citizens of the city.

May 31, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Congress seeks Delhi govt's explanation on 'leaked Cabinet note'

Congress on Saturday sought Delhi government's explanation on reports that it was mulling purchasing high-end equipments for surveillance, as it expressed apprehension that the ruling AAP may use such a facility to snoop on its political opponents.

May 30, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

Need to connect with voters: Congress' Ajay Maken

Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) president Ajay Maken on Sunday said there was a need to strengthen the party and admitted that they were voted out by Delhiites due to certain mistakes.

May 17, 2015, 21:33 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

Congress Delhi portal goes offline as administrator quits party

At a time when campaigning for the upcoming Feb. 7 Assembly polls here is gathering momentum, Congress suddenly finds itself left high and dry in the online space as the website of its local unit as also that of the party's national mouthpiece Congress Sandesh have gone offline.

Jan 21, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Delhi polls: AAP's Manish Sisodia to file nomination Monday

Five AAP candidates, including its senior leader Manish Sisodia would file their nomination papers on Monday, the party said on Sunday.

Jan 18, 2015, 23:07 PM IST

Delhi polls: Congress accuses BJP, AAP of playing politics of betrayal

Congress on Sunday alleged that its rivals, BJP and Aam Aadmi Party were playing politics of betrayal by making false promises to the citizens in a bid to garner votes and win the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections.

Jan 18, 2015, 23:05 PM IST

Congress to gauge public mood before releasing manifesto

Seeking to gauge the public mood before putting out its poll manifesto, the Delhi Congress on Saturday decided to hold consultations with a cross-section of the society apart from taking the views of its former MPs and MLAs.

Nov 29, 2014, 21:53 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