HC extends stay in National Herald case till September 3

HC extends stay in National Herald case till September 3

NEW DELHI: Delhi high court on Wednesday extended the stay till September 3 on the criminal proceedings before a trial court against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and others in a case relating to acquiring ownership of National Herald daily. “The stay on proceedings shall continue till September 3. The order is applicable on […]

Sonia Gandhi interacts with Kashmir flood victims

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Srinagar, Sep 29 Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday visited the flood affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district and interacted with the people. She arrived here Monday with party vice president Rahul Gandhi, Congress leader Ambika Soni, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad.  The Congress president flew to Anantnag from the Srinagar international airport and […]

Sonia, Rahul to visit Jammu and Kashmir

Sonia, Rahul to visit Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar, Sep 29 Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi will arrive here Monday to visit flood affected areas of Jammu and Kashmir. “Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi will arrive in Srinagar Monday,” Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad told reporters. Accompanied by Azad and Congress leader Ambika Soni, the […]

Congress attacks Modi over drug pricing

Kolkata, Sep 28 West Bengal Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Sunday attacked the Narendra Modi-led central government over its drug pricing policy and accused the BJP of spreading communalism by facilitating the RSS to get a foothold in the state. Hitting out at the central government’s decision to withdraw powers of the drug pricing authority […]

Maha Saga: After Divorce with Sena, BJP aims to win over smaller parties; Congress ties knot with SP

Maha Saga: After Divorce with Sena, BJP aims to win over smaller parties; Congress ties knot with SP

Mumbai: It is the dawn of a new chapter in Maharashtra politics as all four major parties in the state will go alone in the forthcoming Assembly Polls. After the Bharatiya Janata Party called off its alliance with the Shiv Sena, the Nationalist Congress Party also announced its decision to break ties with the Congress. […]

Congress protests against Modi government over black money

Congress protests against Modi government over black money

New Delhi, Sep 25 Over 2,000 protesters of the Indian Youth Congress Thursday protested against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government for failing to fulfill its poll promises, including bringing black money back to the country. The protests were held at Jantar Mantar in the heart of the capital. The demonstrators raised slogans and tried to […]

Congress scheduled to announce first list of candidates for Haryana Assembly polls today

Congress scheduled to announce first list of candidates for Haryana Assembly polls today

New Delhi 24 Sep 2014: The Congress is all set to declare its first list of candidates for the Haryana Assembly polls on Wednesday with the end of the inauspicious ‘pitrapaksh.’ Although the initial list of 23 candidates was slated to be released earlier this week but a decision was taken to release both the […]

Congress clears candidates for all 90 Assembly segments of Haryana, Hooda to contest from one seat only

Congress clears candidates for all 90 Assembly segments of Haryana, Hooda to contest from one seat only

New Delhi, September 23 The Congress today finalised candidates for all 90 Assembly segments of Haryana. The list is expected to be out tomorrow after the inauspicious period of ‘shraadh’ is over. The last date for filing of nominations for the October 15 elections is September 27. Congress sources told The Tribune today that Haryana […]

NCP core panel meet on Monday to decide on deadlock with Congress

NCP core panel meet on Monday to decide on deadlock with Congress

New Delhi: Putting pressure on ally Congress over the deadlock regarding seat sharing for the Maharashtra Assembly polls, NCP on Sunday said a meeting of its core committee in Mumbai on Monday will take a final call on the matter even as it asserted that it is sticking to its “original demand”. “No new proposal […]

Congress hints at going alone in Maharashtra as seat sharing tussle with NCP continues

Congress hints at going alone in Maharashtra as seat sharing tussle with NCP continues

Mumbai: The seat sharing tussle between the Congress and National Congress Party continues to rock the Maharashtra Assembly elections. Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has hinted at Congress contesting alone in the upcoming polls if a consensus is not reached. The remarks came after Chaven held a late night emergency meeting with senior Maharashtra Congress leaders. […]