Pariksha Pe Charcha: PM must leave students alone, says Kapil Sibal
"I suggest PM should let students be alone as this is time to prepare for...
Nadda, a low-profile leader who rose from the ranks
Former environment, health and law minister from Himachal Pradesh, which has just four of...
No state can deny implementation of CAA: Congress leader Kapil Sibal
There is no way a state can deny the implementation of the Citizenship A...
Yoganand Shastri resigns from Delhi Congress, party leaders claim no information
Weeks ahead of Delhi polls, senior Congress leader and former assembly Speaker Yoganand Shastri resigned from the party over differences with the city unit president Subhash Chopra, alleging tickets to contest the election were on "sale" by party leaders.
Posts of CLP, opposition leader should be held by one person: Siddaramaiah
Senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah on Saturday said in his personal opinion, the post of Congress Legislature Party leader and Leader of Opposition in Karnataka should not be separated, and should be held by one person.
Congress backs states’ right to not implement CAA till Supreme Court decides
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said states have specific rights under Article 131 of the Constitution to challenge the constitutional validity of any central Act. The clarification came after Sibal’s comment led to some discomfort in the opposition camp given that Kerala and Punjab have passed resolutions against CAA.
Congress not against granting citizenship to Hindus: Abhishek Singhvi
Abhishek Singhvi said: "The Congress is a party which always wanted, welcomed and supported the grant of citizenship to Hindus and other communities. What we are opposed to is why should we deny citizenship to a particular community - that is my question as a political party."
Abhishek Singhvi on CAA: Congress not against granting citizenship to Hindus
The Congress party has categorically rejected the claims that they are opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in toto but say that t...
ED summons Congress leader K J George
After D K Shivakumar, K J George is the second Congressman in Karnataka to get the ED summons. George has been asked to appear before the agency on January 16, along with a set of documents including bank accounts, properties owned, copies of income tax returns, business details in India and abroad.
AAP, BJP roll out plans and field purvanchalis in big nos, Congress lags
There are around 30 seats where Purvanchal voters play an important role and, of these, 15 seats are dominated by them. AAP has nominated 13 Purvanchal-based leaders in this election, while BJP has named eight Purvanchal leaders among the 57 candidates it announced on Friday. Congress is much behind with only three in 54 candidates announced by the party.
Have to follow CAA until Supreme Court intervenes: Congress' Salman Khurshid
While speaking to ANI, on Kapil Sibal's statement in CAA “Constitutionally, it will be difficult for a state government to not to follow law...
AAP drops 15 MLAs, fields many former Congress leaders
In the 2015 Assembly elections, AAP had won 67 of 70 seats. This time, the party is battling an obvious anti-incumbency and a resurgent BJP.
Rahul Gandhi says now NIA will be tasked to 'silence' DSP Davinder
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that the best way to "silence" Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh was to hand the investiga...
Don't do something to artificially boost growth: Congress on 'data revamp' reports
The govt has suddenly expressed alarm and a "revamp of official statistics" is being proposed because it believes unorganised sector has not been looked at, said Congress' Abhishek Singhvi. He also hit out at the govt over the National Crime Records Bureau data that an average 35 unemployed and 36 self-employed people ended their lives every day in 2018.
ED arrests NRI businessman Thampi in PMLA case linked to property deals
The Dubai-based businessman has also been summoned by the agency in the past for questioning on his alleged links with Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, and absconding arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari. Thampi has been arrested under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
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