UP Congress

  • Those who hurt Cong will be shown the door: Rahul May 2, 2012

    Amethi: Facing a barrage of complaints against local-level leaders, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday promised that those who harmed the party during the elections would be identified and shown the door. Continuing the review of the just-concluded elections in Uttar Pradesh in which his party fared dismally even in...
  • Vision 2014: UP Congress to be revamped? April 7, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi discussed the party's poll debacle with party leaders from Uttar Pradesh, the buzz now is how will he revamp the party organisation within the state. Party MLAs have blamed central leaders and their comments for the Congress' poll debacle. But...
  • UP: Sonia likely to reshuffle party leadership March 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi is expected to meet Party President Sonia Gandhi on Friday. Joshi reportedly alleged sabotage to the party from local Congress leaders, after MP Sanjay Singh complained that he was not given a chance to campaign during the Assembly elections. Reports suggest that Sonia...
  • Cong to ally with smaller parties for UP polls June 16, 2011

    Muzaffarnagar: Congress would ally with smaller parties for next year's Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, state party chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi has said, ruling out any pre-poll tie up with the BSP, BJP and SP. "Congress would ally with smaller parties in the state for next year's polls who support its...
  • Bihar court summons Sonia Gandhi, UP Cong Chief May 22, 2008

    Muzaffarpur (Bihar): A local court on Thursday ordered issue of summons to Congress President Sonia Gandhi for allegedly outraging religious feelings of Hindus for her depiction as Goddess Durga in a poster at the party's Muradabad office in Uttar Pradesh. A fast-track court judge Vijay Kumar Mandal ordered issue of summons...