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Congress MPs to skip Constitution Day event in Parliament on Friday

India | Nov 26, 2021, 12:09 AM IST

As part of Constitution Day celebrations this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in programmes being organised in Parliament and Vigyan Bhawan on November 26, his office said on Wednesday.

Fuel price rise, China conflict, farm laws: Congress chalks

Price rise, China, farm laws: Congress chalks out strategy to gherao Centre for Winter Session

India | Nov 25, 2021, 10:38 PM IST

As per reports, the party has decided to reach out to other Opposition parties on key issues.

TMC supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.

Big blow to Congress, 12 of 18 MLAs in Meghalaya join TMC: Sources

India | Nov 24, 2021, 11:41 PM IST

The leaders who switched parties included former chief minister Mukul Sangma. Sangma, the Leader of the Opposition in the Assembly, was reportedly unhappy with the Congress's top leadership.

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Pilot points to absence of Dalits in Rajasthan cabinet; urges leadership to 'keep balance'

India | Nov 12, 2021, 05:44 PM IST

There are 30 cabinet posts in Rajasthan, in which the state currently has 21 cabinet ministers including the chief minister. The remaining nine posts are vacant.


India takes serious note of Maharashtra fisherman's death in firing by Pakistan maritime agency

India | Nov 07, 2021, 10:33 PM IST

There were seven crew members on the boat and one of them also sustained a minor injury in the firing incident, he said.

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India to host NSA-level conference on Afghanistan on Nov 10; slams Pakistan for 'pernicious role'

India | Nov 06, 2021, 03:54 PM IST

Two earlier meetings in this format have been held in Iran in September 2018 and December 2019. The third meeting in India could not be held earlier due to the pandemic.

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Entire country stands with you: Rahul Gandhi to Shah Rukh Khan in letter last month

India | Nov 03, 2021, 04:22 PM IST

Aryan Khan had an emotional reunion with parents Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan on October 30 (Saturday) when he returned home from Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail after spending 22 days there following his arrest in a Narcotics Control Bureau raid on a cruise ship off the city coast.

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Congress goes digital for its membership drive

India | Nov 01, 2021, 07:01 PM IST

As a pilot project, the digital cards have been issued in three states which include Delhi, Maharashtra, and Telangana. 

Punjab: Congress gets into damage control mode after

Punjab: Congress gets into damage control mode after Amarinder hints at launch of his own party

India | Oct 28, 2021, 08:03 PM IST

Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said he will launch his new political party when the Election Commission clears the name and symbol, and claimed that many people from the Congress are in touch with him.

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Congress set for major overhaul? New committee to be constituted to review party's Constitution

India | Oct 27, 2021, 09:41 AM IST

The present Constitution of Congress was written in the 1920s and some of its clauses look impractical in today's world.

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Congress leaders feel need to amend party's constitution during meeting at Delhi headquarters

India | Oct 27, 2021, 12:01 AM IST

The present constitution of the Congress party was written in the 1920s and some of its clauses look impractical in today's world and that's precisely what the leaders from some north-east states raised in the meeting that was held at AICC headquarters.

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Gujarat Congress leaders meet Rahul Gandhi in Delhi, decision on new PCC chief soon

India | Oct 22, 2021, 04:39 PM IST

Hardik Patel, who belongs to the powerful Patel community, is widely seen as Congress’ counter to BJP’s Patel politics in Gujarat.

All is not well between Punjab CM Channi and Navjot Singh

'Become CM, perform in 2 months': Channi, Sidhu lock horns during meet, say sources

India | Oct 22, 2021, 06:02 PM IST

Earlier, there was a tussle between Sidhu and former Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh which eventually resulted in the later's exit from the party.

Navjot Singh Sidhu to meet KC Venugopal, Harish Rawat today

'Trust Gandhis': Navjot Singh Sidhu on Punjab crisis after Delhi meeting

India | Oct 14, 2021, 09:30 PM IST

Speaking to the media after the meeting, Navjot Singh Sidhu said that he fully trusts Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. He said whatever decision Rahul and Priyanka will take, would be acceptable to him.

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Rahul Gandhi-led Congress

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Rahul Gandhi-led Congress delegation to meet President tomorrow

India | Oct 12, 2021, 04:14 PM IST

A delegation of Congress leaders, including former party president Rahul Gandhi, will meet President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday and present a memorandum of facts on the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.

Amarinder says, 'Congress in total disarray; leaders

Congress in total disarray; leaders spreading preposterous lies to cover up crisis: Amarinder

India | Oct 02, 2021, 08:43 PM IST

Captain's remarks came after Surjewala claimed that 78 of the 79 Punjab Congress MLAs had written to the party leadership seeking former CM’s ouster.

New Covid rules for flyers arriving in India from UK  

10-day quarantine must for British citizens travelling to India: New Delhi's reciprocal act

India | Oct 04, 2021, 10:32 AM IST

New regulations are likely to come into effect from October 4, and will be applicable to all UK nationals arriving from Britain.

Amarinder rejects Rawat's outrageous claims; quips, 'only

Amarinder rejects Rawat's outrageous claims; quips, 'only pressure was my loyalty to Cong'

India | Oct 01, 2021, 04:57 PM IST

The ex-CM of Punjab recalled that Rawat himself had publicly stated after meeting him that he was satisfied by his government’s track record on the 2017 poll promises.

Amarinder Singh clears the air, says leaving Congress but

Amarinder Singh clears the air, says leaving Congress but not joining BJP

India | Sep 30, 2021, 07:23 PM IST

Denying any move to join the BJP, Captain Amarinder said he would leave the Congress where he had been utterly humiliated and was not trusted.

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Pakistan will benefit from Punjab episode: Kapil Sibal questions Congress decisions

India | Sep 30, 2021, 11:58 AM IST

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal said that the Congress party should make sure that they remain united and address their internal issues.