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Rebel Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed meets Sonia Gandhi

Former Union Minister Shakeel Ahmed, who was suspended from Congress after he contested against the party candidate in the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar this year, met Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi here on Thursday.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Congress suspends Shakeel Ahmed for contesting as Independent from Madhubani

Along with Shakeel Ahmed, Bhavana Jha, MLA from the Benipatti town in Bihar, has also been suspended from Congress for anti-party activities.

May 05, 2019, 20:36 PM IST

CCI All India Open Snooker C'ship: Anuj Uppal beats Shakeel Ahmed, enters round 4

Uppal won 71-25, 58-52, 61-23 in the best-of-five clash to enter round four at the Cricket Club of India.

Mar 13, 2019, 19:01 PM IST

PM Modi recruits people spreading hatred on constitutional posts: Congress

The Congress party on Monday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Assam Governor PB Acharya's 'Indian Muslims are free to go to Pakistan or Bangladesh' remark and alleged that he recruits communal people at important constitutional positions.

Nov 23, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

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Nov 19, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

PM behaved like a 'school kid': Congress on Modi-Zuckerberg video

New Delhi; A video showing Prime Minister Narendra Modi pulling aside Mark Zuckerberg ostensibly to allow a clearer view to cameras at Facebook Headquarters has gone viral on social media with Cong

Sep 29, 2015, 20:59 PM IST

Sanjay Nirupam's remark on generational clash riles many in Congress

Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam's controversial remarks about a generational clash has not got down well with several leaders who have frowned upon attempts to project Rahul Gandhi as a "group leader" within the party trying to promote the young at the cost of the old.

Sep 27, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Congress dubs Hema Malini's anti-media tweet as 'unfair'

The Congress Party on Wednesday criticized Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP and actress Hema Malini for her outburst against the media following the July 2 accident in Dausa, Rajasthan.

Jul 08, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

Congress debunks BJP's claim of becoming world's largest party

Seeking to debunk BJP's claim of having emerged as the largest party in the world, Congress on Sunday raised questions over the genuineness of its membership strength dubbing it as the "biggest missed call party".

Mar 30, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Come clean on religious conversions: BJP tells Akhilesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday demanded compliance of the recommendations made by the State Minorities Commission with regard to alleged religious conversions in Agra and Aligarh.

Feb 03, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Congress attacks Modi for no action against Majithia

Congress on Wednesday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it pressed for ouster of Punjab Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majithia who has been served summons by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) probing money laundering complaints in the Rs 6,000-crore drug racket case.

Dec 24, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

PC Chacko made Congress in-charge for Delhi

Senior Congress leader PC Chacko was on Thursday made the in-charge of party affairs in poll-bound Delhi, replacing AICC general secretary Shakeel Ahmed.

Nov 27, 2014, 20:54 PM IST

JD(U) leader Shoaib Iqbal joins Congress

Janata Dal (U) leader and five- time MLA Shoaib Iqbal today joined Congress vowing to fight "communal forces" and prevent the "division of Muslim votes" ahead of forthcoming Delhi Assembly elections.

Nov 20, 2014, 18:44 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

Congress taunts Chautala, says only CBI can ascertain his illness

Taking a jibe at former Haryana chief minister and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) chief Om Prakash Chautala, Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed on Friday said only the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) can ascertain his illness as doctors have no capacity to do so.

Oct 10, 2014, 14:07 PM IST

Will take another 70 generations for Pakistan to claim Kashmir: Shakeel Ahmed

Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed on Saturday said it will take over 70 generations for Pakistan to reclaim Kashmir, while adding that Pakistan People`s Party co-chairman, Bilawal Bhutto is underestimating India`s power as a nation that can act.

Sep 20, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

AK Antony report 'may be' taken up after polls

The Congress seems to be in no hurry to discuss the report of the AK Antony panel, which went into the reasons behind the party's debacle in the Lok Sabha elections.

Sep 16, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

Bypoll results a good signal: Congress

The Congress party Tuesday said the results of assembly bypolls in various states were a good signal for it and showed that people were rejecting BJP policies.

Sep 16, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

'Modi govt's honeymoon period is over': Congress on bypoll results

Congress on Tuesday termed the results of Assembly bypolls, in which BJP suffered major reverses, as "good omen" for the securlar forces and said it should ring alarm bells in the saffron party as people have rejected the "politics of polarisation".

Sep 16, 2014, 20:13 PM IST

Maneka Gandhi trying to polarise society: Congress

Congress on Monday accused Union Minister Maneka Gandhi of trying to "polarise" society by her comments that money from illegal animal slaughter was funding terror even as it claimed that meat exports from Gujarat had more than doubled when Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister there.

Sep 15, 2014, 22:57 PM IST