Urgent need to devise India-specific strategy to combat Covid-19: Rahul Gandhi
The remarks came at the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting, where besides him, party chief Sonia Gandhi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh and other senior leaders discussed the health crisis through video-conferencing.
Maharashtra CM discussed GST compensation, PMC bank issue with PM: Aaditya Thackeray
Aaditya described Uddhav Thackeray's first visit to the ...
Mallikarjun Kharge meets Maharashtra Congress MLAs to discuss impasse
Senior Congress leader Manikrao Thakare said that Mallikarjun Kharge, w...
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 should be called 'Muslim League Congress': BJP
The BJP on Wednesday cited statements of several opposition leaders to accuse them of "abusing" Hindus for their appeasement politics and referred to the Congress as "Muslim League Congress".
Miffed Maharashtra Governor makes minister retake oath
Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Monday made a Congress minister take his oath again for deviating from the script and giving a 'thank you' speech.
Mallikarjun Kharge suffers first electoral defeat in his career
Popularly known as "solillada Saradara", (a leader without defeat), this was the first electoral loss in Kharge's political life spanning several decades.
Centre appoints Nripendra Mishra as chairman of Nehru museum council, MJ Akbar out
Mishra who resigned from the PS to the PM post last year is a UP cadre IAS officer, closely associated with the think tank Vivekananda International Foundation. At NMML, he replaces Lokesh Chandra, former president of Indian Council for Cultural Relations, as the chairman.
Congress and NCP say Maharashtra portfolio allocation lopsided
Some of those who are upset include former Opposition leader Vijay Wadettiwar, a strong proponent of Congress and NCP supporting the Shiv Sena-led alliance in the state. He has gone incommunicado after the Cabinet reshuffle.
Maha cabinet expansion likely next week
The meeting is significant as Congress has been seeking plum portfolios for Ashok Chavan and Prithviraj Chavan. Sena has not been keen on having the two leaders in the government and its mouthpiece “Saamana’ even called the two leaders ‘old grooms’.
Karnataka Polls: Mallikarjun Kharge, 2 Union ministers in fray in final round
As many as 24.3 million people are eligible to vote. There are 237 candidates in the fray, including nine women candidates.
Modi sending RSS, BJP people to defeat me: Mallikarjun Kharge
Exclusive interview of Mallikarjun Kharge, Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha and Gulbarga's most popular politician.
Sonia Gandhi speaks to Sharad Pawar, authorises 3 senior leaders to hold talks with NCP
As hectic deliberations continued, Congress leaders Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge and K C Venugopal would be leaving for Mumbai later in the day for holding discussions with NCP chief Sharad Pawar. Earlier in the morning, Sonia Gandhi again spoke to Pawar over telephone and asked her party leaders to meet Pawar in Mumbai.
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.
Anti-CAA stir effect: Low turnout marks panel meeting on Mahatma Gandhi birth anniversary
Only four of the 30 chief ministers attended. Chief ministers of Himachal Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Puducherry and Odisha attended with Naveen Patnaik only stopping by for a short while.
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