CONGRESS PRESIDENT SONIA GANDHI
Defeat in Karnataka Bypolls: Siddaramaiah, Dinesh Gundu Rao quit Congress positions
Siddaramaiah has sent in his letter of resignation to AICC president Sonia Gandhi, reiterating his loyalty to Gandhi as well as the party. He expressed regrets at not being able to win more seats despite making sincere efforts.
PM Modi wishes Sonia Gandhi on her birthday
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday wished Congress president Sonia Gandhi on her birthday, pr...
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 w...
Siddaramaiah resigns as CLP leader after Congress poor show in Assembly byelections
In a letter to Interim Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Siddaramaiah expressed his sincere regrets for not being able to give "satisfactory results" in the byelections. "I deem it necessary to step down as Leader of the CLP by taking moral responsibility", he wrote.
Congress spreading confusion over CAB: Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Senior BJP leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan charged the Congress with speaking the "language of Pakistan" on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. The BJP leader asked those who were opposing the CAB, where will Hindu minorities in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan go for life and honour other than India.
Sonia Gandhi not to celebrate birthday in wake of rising cases of assaults on women
Sonia Gandhi's decision to not celebrate her birthday comes after the Unnao rape victim, who was set ablaze, died at a hospital in Delhi and the recent incident of a young veterinarian being raped, killed and set ablaze in Hyderabad by four people.
Congress to strongly oppose CAB in Parliament, says it's against country's secular ethos
Apart from Chowdhury, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, chief whip in Lok Sabha Kodikunnil Suresh and whip Gaurav Gogoi, among others, attended the meeting.
Sonia Gandhi skips swearing-in ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray, pens letter
Congress President Sonia Gandhi will skip the swearing-in ceremony of Uddhav Thackeray, but she has penned a letter to the Shiv Sena chief e...
After Sonia Gandhi, DMK's Kanimozhi raises the issue of delayed and reduced maternity benefits
In states like Tamil Nadu and Odisha, maternity benefits are relatively superior, both in terms of what they offer, and the number of beneficiaries. Tamil Nadu has had a maternity entitlement programme in place since 1987, and as of now, pregnant mothers in the State get Rs 14,000 in cash and a nutritional kit of Rs 4,000 for the first two pregnancies.
Country facing unprecedented threats from BJP: Sonia Gandhi to Uddhav Thackeray
The Shiv Sena broke up its three-decade alliance with the BJP over sharing of chief minister's post after contesting the assembly elections together. "Shiv Sena, NCP and the Congress have come together under quite extraordinary circumstances at a time when the country faces unprecedented threats from the BJP," Gandhi's letter said.
Democrats unveil 2 articles of impeachment against Donald Trump
Democrats have not public released their plans. Details were shared by multiple people familiar with the discussions but not authorized to discuss them and granted anonymity. Trump, who has declined to mount a defense in the impeachment proceedings, tweeted Tuesday just as the five Democratic House committee chairmen prepared to make their announcement.
BJP making shameless attempts to subvert democracy in Maharashtra: Sonia Gandhi
Addressing the Congress Parliamentary Party meeting in Parliament House, she also attacked the Governor of the state and said that he acted in an "unprecedented and reprehensible manner".
Sonia Gandhi leads Congress protest in Parliament against BJP's move to form Maharashtra government
Terming the midnight coup in which the BJP formed the government with Ajit Pawar as "murder of democracy", Congress leaders including Ahmed Patel, Anand Sharma, Adhir Ranjan Choudhury and Shashi Tharoor raised slogans and held placards criticising the BJP and demanding "justice".
Sonia, Rahul Gandhi skip Uddhav Thackeray's swearing-in, wish him the very best
"Aditya met me yesterday and extended your kind invitation to attend the swearing-in ceremony this evening in Mumbai. I regret that I am unable to be present at the function," she said in her letter. "I wish you personally all the very best as you embark on a new innings in your life," Sonia Gandhi said.
Happy to breath air of freedom: P Chidambaram
Chidambaram walked out of Tihar jail hours after the Supreme Court granted him bail in a money laundering case linked to the INX Media.
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