CONGRESS

  • Video shows former Congress leader allegedly prompting AAP worker to speak against Kumar Vishwas 5 hours 26 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a twist in the case involving Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas case, a video has surfaced showing a former Congress worker allegedly prompting the complainant to speak against the AAP member. The authenticity of the video cannot be verified but the person who appears to be...
  • Does government's new real estate bill ignore home buyers' concerns? 5 hours 32 minutes ago

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday pulled out of a home buyers protest at the last minute. The protest was scheduled to take place at Jantar Mantar. Union Law and Justice Minister DV Sadananda Gowda lambasted Rahul for criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Real Estate Regulatory Authority...
  • Kumar Vishwas under fire after AAP worker alleges rumours being spread over their affair 7 hours 4 minutes ago

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas has come under fire after a party volunteer has alleged that rumours are being spread that she had an affair with him. The Delhi Commission for Women has summoned Vishwas as the BJP and Congress raised the issue to attack the party. ...
  • Rajya Sabha likely to witness heated debate over Real Estate Bill on Tuesday 9 hours 10 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha is likely to witness a tug of war between Government and Opposition over real estate bill, which is listed for consideration and passage on Tuesday as main Opposition party Congress has upped the ante over it after Rahul Gandhi's Saturday meeting with home buyers. Facing number crunch...
  • Rahul's middle class pitch: Does government's new real estate bill ignore home buyers' concerns? 9 hours 34 minutes ago

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday pulled out of a home buyers protest at the last minute. The protest was scheduled to take place at Jantar Mantar. Union Law and Justice Minister DV Sadananda Gowda lambasted Rahul for criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Real Estate Regulatory Authority...
  • Kumar Vishwas says he never had an affair with any AAP female member, blames rivals and media 14 hours 21 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Rubbishing allegations of any complaint by a female Aam Aadmi Party member (AAP) against him, party leader Kumar Vishwas claimed that baseless rumours were being spread about him. He denied receiving any summons by the Delhi Commission for Women over any alleged complaint. He also claimed that the...
  • Media conspiring to finish off Aam Aadmi Party, claims Kejriwal 20 hours 11 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Taking on a tough stand against the media, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday claimed that there is a "conspiracy to finish off the Aam Aadmi Party" among a "very large" section of the media. He even went ahead demanding a "public trial" of the media. Kejriwal...
  • Rahul Gandhi likely to protest with home buyers against Real Estate Bill at Jantar Mantar today 20 hours 54 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Keeping up his combative stance on new Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill proposed by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance government, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is likely to protest with home buyers at Jantar Mantar in the national capital on Monday. Earlier, he met organisations...
  • Resign or wind up all businesses: Congress to Punjab Chief Minister Yesterday

    Chandigarh: Citing conflict of interest, Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Sunday said Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal should either resign or shut down his transport and other businesses, days after death of a girl after being shoved off from a bus owned by the ruling family. The Congress' Deputy Leader in...
  • Mukul Roy unlikely to be quizzed again in Saradha scam Yesterday

    Kolkata: Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy is unlikely to be questioned again in Saradha ponzi scam or named as an accused, according to Special Crime Branch of CBI probing the case. "We are neither concerned about Mukul Roy nor do we have any plans of either calling him...
  • After fighting for farmers, Rahul Gandhi battles for middle class 2 days ago

    Rahul Gandhi on Saturday wooed the middle class by meeting organisations representing home-buyers to discuss concerns about a new real estate bill proposed by the NDA government. Congress has called the bill as anti-consumers. ...
  • Real estate bill: BJP hits back at Rahul Gandhi 2 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP on Saturday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for attacking the government over the real estate bill, saying politics is a serious matter and and cannot be done through "rent a cause" or "tokenism". Accusing Rahul of raising an issue and then "vanishing", BJP asked...
  • Congress finds fodder in Arun Shourie's remarks to target Modi government 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Saturday used Arun Shourie's criticism to attack the Narendra Modi dispensation, insisting that the Prime Minister's former "conscience-keeper" has reinforced what AICC has been saying all along. "Arun Shourie, BJP insider and Modi's former conscience keeper,...
  • Mamata Banerjee to oversee relief operations at India-Nepal border 2 days ago

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will personally oversee relief operations for the earthquake victims at the Indo-Nepal border on Monday. "WB CM to oversee relief operations at Indo-Nepal border on May four," the All India Trinamool Congress office tweeted on Saturday. Soon after the quake, which severely rocked Nepal last...
  • Jharkhand Villagers convinced to get branded as Naxalites: Congress 2 days ago

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) president Sukhdeo Bhagat on Saturday alleged that 514 innocent villagers in Jharkhand had been convinced to get branded as Naxalites and made to surrender with false promise of providing them jobs under the state government's Surrender and Rehabilitation policy by the BJP-led government in...
  • Rahul Gandhi reaches out to middle class, assures support against Modi government's Real Estate Bill 2 days ago

    New Delhi: After wooing farmers and youth, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is making an attempt to reach out to the middle-class by taking up the issue of New Real Estate Bill and branding it anti-consumers. Rahul met organisations representing home-buyers at the Congress headquarters on Saturday and assured them of...
  • Former NDA minister Arun Shourie flays Modi regime, calls economic policies directionless 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday tried to play down the scathing criticism directed by former National Democratic Alliance minister Arun Shourie against the Narendra Modi government. Shourie had soundly criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calling their economic policies directionless. He accused them...
  • Congress demands Nitin Gadkari's resignation, probe into CAG findings 3 days ago

    New Delhi: 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. Party spokesman Abhishek...
  • Rahul Gandhi visits Nepal Embassy, pays tribute to quake victims 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi visited the Nepal Embassy in New Delhi on Friday to condole the death of thousands who lost their lives to a strong earthquake that devastated the neighbouring country. Rahul condoled the earthquake victims and also wrote a message in the visitors' diary at the...
  • Robert Vadra aims to connect with people, asks for help for Nepal earthquake victims 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra is making an attempt to connect with the people. After being accused in land grabbing case, Vadra is keeping a very low profile after the fall of the Congress government at the Centre. He has now made an appeal on his...
  • Congress protests outside Kejriwal's residence demanding Tomar's resignation on bogus 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress party on Thursday took to the streets of the national capital to protest against Delhi Law minister Jitendra Singh Tomar over his alleged bogus law degree. Party workers were seen protesting outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence demanding Tomar's ouster from the government as well...
  • NDA only offering lip service, not doing enough for farmers: Kamal Nath 4 days ago

    Senior Congress MP Kamal Nath hit out at the National Democratic Alliance government for not doing enough for the farmers. "The NDA government has nothing substantial to offer to farmers. The government only offers lip service and knows nothing else." ...
  • Bandh affects life partially in West Bengal 4 days ago

    Kolkata: Normal life was partially affected in West Bengal on Thursday following a state-wide 12-hour general strike called by Left Parties and trade unions, with the Bharatiya Janata Party also calling a 10-hour bandh to protest against alleged violence by ruling Trinamool Congress in the recent civic polls. Train services on...
  • Maharashtra: Rahul Gandhi woos farmers, begins his 15 km padyatra against Land Bill in Amravati 4 days ago

    Amravati: In an attempt to reach out to farmers, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi kicked off his padyatra against the Narendra Modi government's Land Acquisition Amendment Bill from Gunji village in Amravati district, Maharashtra on Thursday. Rahul will walk 15 kilometers through villages in Amravati district in Vidarbha region which has...
  • Maharashtra: Rahul Gandhi reaches out to farmers, to begin 15-km padyatra against Land Bill today 4 days ago

    Amravati: Seven years after his first big public statement on farmers' rights in Vidarbha, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will begin his padyatra against the Narendra Modi government's Land Acquisition Amendment Bill from Gunji village in Amravati district, Maharashtra, on Thursday. Rahul will walk 15 kilometers through villages in Amarvati district...
  • Jyotiraditya Scindia accuses Modi government of abandoning the Indian farmer 5 days ago

    Senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia defended Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's farmer diatribe, accusing the Narendra Modi government of abandoning the Indian farmer. ...
  • The farm widows of Vidarbha still stay in distress 5 days ago

    In 2008 Rahul Gandhi made 'Kalavati'- a vidrabha farm widow, a household name when he spoke of her plight in Parliament. 7 years on as the Congress vice president returns to Vidrabha, has anything changed for the thousands of widows in 'the suicide belt'. ...
  • Are all parties guilty of politicising crop loss and farmer issues? 5 days ago

    On a day when our politicians continued personal attacks in the name of farmers 4 farmers died in UP, one suicide in Shamli, 3 died of cardiac arrest in Muzaffarnagar. "Are the farmers of India being used, is their plight being exploited for political gain?" asked senior BJP leader Sudhanshu...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...