AICC GENERAL SECRETARY MALLIKARJUN KHARGE
AICC to appoint new in-charge for Karnataka as KC Venugopal seeks to focus full time on organisation
The change, however, has nothing to do with the electoral performance of the Congress in the December 5 bypolls, the campaigning for which was handled by the State Congress leaders led by former chief minister Siddaramaiah.
Maharashtra Congress appoints Balasaheb Thorat as legislature unit leader
Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat has been elected as...
Mallikarjun Kharge meets Maharashtra Congress MLAs to discuss impasse
Senior Congress leader Manikrao Thakare said that Mallikarjun Kharge, w...
No deputy CM for Congress, NCP gets most berths
A Congress politician said that after the speaker's post was allotted to Congress, CM Uddhav Thackeray agreed to grant an additional berth to NCP from Sena's quota. "The aim was to keep BJP out, but in the process Congress ended up being the biggest loser," he said.
Balasaheb Thorat elected Maharashtra Congress legislature unit leader
AICC general secretary in-charge for Maharashtra Mallikarjun Kharge made the announcement at a meeting of the party MLAs. "The Congress president (Sonia Gandhi) has approved the name of Balasaheb Thorat as the Congress Legislature Party leader in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly," Kharge told the MLAs.
Maharashtra Assembly Polls: No one to coordinate, plan for the Congress
With senior leaders such as Prithviraj Chavan, Balasaheb Thorat and Ashok Chavan busy campaigning for their own seats, the party’s interests have taken a backseat.
JD(S) unlikely to support Yediyurappa govt: KC Venugopal
"Karnataka is suffering under the poor governance of chief minister BS Yediyurappa and (due to) corruption. People are disappointed with the government's handling of the flood situation. People are in distress, but the BJP is indulging in immoral politics and destroying democracy," said AICC general secretary in charge of Karnataka affairs KC Venugopal.
Maha govt formation: Further discussion will take place on Nov 12 in Mumbai, says Kharge
Congress general secretary Mallikarjun Kharge on November 11 said that further discussion on alliance between Congress and Shiv Sena for for...
Alliance of Cong-NCP-Sena will form govt in Maharashtra: Ahmed Patel
Patel also dismissed allegations that the Congress delayed formation of a prospective alliance government by withholding its consent for such arrangement. He said people of the country and Maharashtra have faith in the principles of democracy. "But that faith was insulted", Patel said without naming the BJP.
Maharashtra impasse: Mallikarjun Kharge says Congress will sit in Opposition, Sharad Pawar meets NCP leaders
Mallikarjun Kharge reiterated his party's stand of sitting in the opposition in Maharashtra, while Sharad Pawar said he would react only to an official statement from the Sonia Gandhi-led party.
Congress leaders arrive in Mumbai to meet Sharad Pawar
The Shiv Sena on Monday suffered a setback in its efforts to cobble up a non-BJP government in Maharashtra with the Congress at the last moment announcing its decision to hold more talks with ally NCP on supporting the Uddhav Thackeray-led party.
Maharashtra tussle:Congress MP writes to Sonia, requests support for Sena
Congress seems to be divided over supporting the Sena which is one of the founding members of the BJP-led NDA. Leaders like AICC general secretary Mallikarjun Kharge, Sushilkumar Shinde, Sanjay Nirupam are against extending support to the Sena. The recent elections in Maharashtra denied the BJP absolute majority desired by the party.
Congress announces nationwide protests from Nov 5 to 15 against Modi government's policies
Congress general secretary organisation K C Venugopal said in a statement that the protests against the BJP Government's "misrule" would be carried out at all state capitals and district headquarters.
Congress awaits BJP-Sena deal before declaring 1st list of candidates
Maharashtra will go to polls on October 21 and the counting will be held on October 24.
People in AICC offices hatched conspiracies against Rahul Gandhi: Sanjay Nirupam
Nirupam said that if things continues in this manner then the Congress party will not survive.
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