CONGRESS

  • Congress hits out at government for not raising terror boat, Lakhvi issue with Pakistan Yesterday

    On the second day of Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Pakistan as part of his SAARC Yatra, the Congress is on the offensive and questioned why issues like VIP treatment for 26/11 attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi and Pakistan terror boat issue were not raised. Senior Congress leader Manish...
  • Union Budget 2015: Shashi Tharoor calls it anti-poor, Smriti Irani says pro-people 5 days ago

    Soon after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament, the Congress and the BJP reacted on the budget. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said that this budget is anti-poor, while BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Irani said this...
  • Congress rates Modi government's full-fledged budget, says it's a huge disappointment 5 days ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Saturday aimed at high growth. Congress leader Kamal Nath said that this budget is a huge disappointment. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Nath said, "This budget is great disappointment because it does not stimulate the...
  • Watch: Political battle over the Modi government's full-fledged budget 5 days ago

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Saturday aimed at high growth, saying the pace of cutting the fiscal deficit would slow as he seeks to boost investment and ensure that ordinary people benefit. ...
  • Congress couldn't pass land bill in time: Rajiv Shukla 6 days ago

    Taking the credits for land bill, Congress leader Rajiv Shukla on Friday said that it was passed in the interest of farmers. We couldn't pass it in time and that's why voters couldn't understand it. Farmers interests should be most important. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi should be made Congress President, says Kamal Nath February 25, 2015

    After the storm over Rahul Gandhi's ill timed sabbatical, senior Congress leader Kamal Nath has stepped in to defend the party vice president. ...
  • Centre tables Land Bill in Lok Sabha amidst opposition uproar February 24, 2015

    Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's allies like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. ...
  • Storm over land bill: Has Modi government's reforms agenda hit a roadblock? February 24, 2015

    Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's alles like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. ...
  • Is the Congress Vice President running away from his responsibilities? February 24, 2015

    Smarting under a series of electoral losses, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has decided to skip the ongoing Budget session. Rahul has taken leave from party work and won't be attending the session or even lead the party's agitation on the Land Acquisition Ordinance. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi to miss budget session February 23, 2015

    After a series of massive electoral losses with the latest being the complete wipeout of the Congress in Delhi Asembly elections, party vice president Rahul Gandhi is likely to take leave from party work and skip major part of the Budget session that starts on Monday. He may lead Congress's...
  • Cartoon of the day: Rahul Gandhi skips Budget session February 23, 2015

    Smarting under a series of electoral losses, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has decided to skip the ongoing Budget session. Rahul has taken leave from party work and won't be attending the session or even lead the party's agitation on the Land Acquisition Ordinance. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 19, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 19, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Bank note goof-up; currency printed using defective security thread February 19, 2015

    In a major security breach that could embarrass the previous Congress-United Progressive Alliance government, an internal enquiry report has revealed that certain security features were allegedly compromised during the printing of Indian currency, and the lapses were kept under wraps by senior officials working under Ministry of Finance. The incident...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 16, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 16, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Kejriwal asks power departments for proposals on tariff cut February 16, 2015

    Taking the first move to fulfill his poll promises, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday directed the finance and power departments to send proposals for reduction of electricity tariffs by half till the audits are completed by the Comptroller and Auditor General. ...
  • Digvijaya Singh says Kejriwal part of RSS plan to overthrow Congress February 15, 2015

    Congress on Sunday sought to give a new twist to AAP's victory in the Delhi polls with party general secretary Digvijaya Singh saying Arvind Kejriwal is part of the overall plan of RSS for a "Congress Mukt Bharat". ...
  • Will Delhi results impact the national picture? February 10, 2015

    Is it the end of Narendra Modi wave and has the formula to stop the Bharatiya Janata Party juggernaut been finally found? With the Congress in the intensive care unit and refusing to swallow the bitter pill, BJP had been an upswing winning states after states and also bagging the...
  • What are the factors for the AAP's landslide victory? February 10, 2015

    It is a fairy tale comeback for a party and leader who had been written off by everyone after the 49-day government in Delhi and the mauling in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. But soon after the Lok Sabha election disaster, the much-maligned Aam Aadmi Party and its founder-leader Arvind...
  • BJP has been taught a lesson for being arrogant: Congress leader Manish Tewari February 10, 2015

    Congress leader Manish Tewari said that the people of Delhi had voted against BJP as they wanted to teach the party a lesson for being arrogant. "The entire Congress vote shifted to AAP causing our defeat. We have always taken collective responsibility for our defeat," said Tewari. ...
  • Watch: Neelabh takes on Delhi elections February 10, 2015

    As the counting of votes is underway, Cartoonist Neelabh takes on each and every development in the Delhi Assembly elections at the Cartoon Centre. ...
  • People still believe in Congress: Spokesperson Salam Soz February 10, 2015

    Congress spokesperson Salman Soz said that people of Delhi still believed in Congress where the party had ruled for over fifteen years. ...
  • Delhi poll trends: AAP ahead in 53 seats February 10, 2015

    The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday appeared to be on its way to recapture power in the national capital with the party leading in 53 seats against 10 of BJP. ...
  • Delhi elections: Just wait for the full results, says Ajay Maken February 10, 2015

    As counting of votes for Delhi elections begins, Congress General Secretary Ajay Maken, "Let the voting end and results come out. We are doing better than what exit polls had predicted." ...
  • Breaking Toons: Ajay Maken, Kiran Bedi, and Arvind Kejriwal pray for their luck February 10, 2015

    As counting of votes for Delhi elections begins, three main CM candidates Ajay Maken Kiran Bedi and Arvind Kejriwal trying their luck hard to turn the exit polls in their favours. ...
  • Countdown begins for counting: Who will win Delhi? February 9, 2015

    It has been one of the most fiercely contested state elections in India and now the fate of 673 candidates will be know in a few hours as counting for the 70-member Delhi Assembly starts at 8 am on Tuesday. ...
  • Exit polls predict AAP win: Will Arvind Kejriwal deliver this time? February 9, 2015

    The exit polls conducted by major news organisations are predicting Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party is likely to get a clear majority and form the next government in Delhi. ...
  • Mission Delhi: Countdown to counting February 9, 2015

    Countdown for Delhi Assembly elections begins as the results of voting will be announced from 8 AM on Tuesday. ...
  • Hot Seat: Arvind Kejriwal no match for PM Modi, says Piyush Goyal February 8, 2015

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said that there is now no match between Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Delhi Assembly elections. "The Prime Minister is such a tall leader that Mr Kejriwal does not measure upto him even by...