India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
To augment its finances after the crushing defeat in last year's general elections, the Congress has asked all its present and former lawmakers to donate money for the party, said sources.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has gone abroad on a short personal visit, the party said today.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
The issue of eviction of hawkers in Mumbai has brought the in-fighting in the city unit of Congress to the fore with AICC General Secretary Gurudas Kamat admonishing Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam publicly.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
Chhattisgarh Congress chief Bhupesh Baghel and former Chief Minister Ajit Jogi today indulged in a heated exchange of words in front of the party Vice President Rahul Gandhi during a 'chaupal' (meetings) in Madanpur village in Chhattisgarh.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday May 1, 2015
Two days before the current session of Parliament ends, Sonia Gandhi will host a dinner on May 6 for senior leaders and national law-makers from her party.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 17, 2015
Rahul Gandhi, who returned on Thursday after an extended sabbatical in an unknown place, stayed away from a Congress meeting today even though the discussions were on farmers' problems - a subject he will have to speak on at length during a rally on Sunday.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday March 25, 2015
It's a case of Gone, Boy in the Indian National Congress. Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who was formally declared on a leave of absence by his party since Feb 16, remains AWOL. With the Congress having twice announced extensions for his time off, it's virtually impossible for political opponents to eschew potshots.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Saturday February 28, 2015
Congress media chief and general secretary Ajay Maken has been appointed as the party's new chief in Delhi, sources have told NDTV. An official announcement to this effect is likely to be made on Sunday by PC Chacko, the party in charge of Delhi.
Top Stories | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Photos of Rahul Gandhi, purportedly at a hill resort in India, surfaced on social media this morning as speculation over the Congress leader's absence during a crucial Parliament session took a curious turn.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from agencies) | Monday February 23, 2015
Rahul Gandhi has taken a few weeks' leave from the Congress to "reflect upon recent events and the future course of the party," sources have said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely will not contest the upcoming Assembly elections in the national capital, where the party has been pushed to the third place behind BJP and AAP, and instead look after its organisation of the polls, AICC announced today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
With the Congress reeling under a string of poll defeats, senior leader Digvijaya Singh today said party vice-president Rahul Gandhi should assume "full-time" leadership of the Congress.
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu | Wednesday December 24, 2014
At a meeting of the All India Congress Committee or AICC held today, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi asked general secretaries of his party to tour the states under their charge in the next two months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has called a meeting of All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretaries on December 24 in the backdrop of the party suffering reverses in assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
Senior Congress leader PC Chacko was today made the in-charge of party affairs in poll-bound Delhi, replacing AICC General Secretary Shakeel Ahmed.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
Poll-bound Jharkhand gearing up for its second phase slated for December 2, will witness hectic campaigning with AICC President and Vice President Sonia and Rahul Gandhi besides, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visiting the state over the next two days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 14, 2014
Senior Congress leader Ghufran-e-Azam has suggested that elections should be held for all posts in the party organisation, from president to various levels in the districts.
Saturday June 21, 2014
Conceding that inflation was "one of the reasons" for Congress' debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, senior party leader P Chidambaram said on Friday that the new dispensation will also soon learn that not all factors are under control of any government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
In remarks that could spell controversy for Congress, AICC secretary Sanjay Nirupam today said that "even Narendra Modi would have badly lost in the Lok Sabha elections had he contested on a Congress ticket".
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 26, 2014
AICC general secretary Madhusudhan Mistry, who has been fielded against BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for the Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, has dared the latter for a debate over his claims about Gujarat's development.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 17, 2014
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday thanked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for accepting the "one rank one pension" demand of the armed forces.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
AICC chief Sonia Gandhi will launch the party's Lok Sabha poll campaign in Kerala at a special convention to be held in Kochi on February 15 even as the state Congress is yet to complete seat-sharing within the ruling UDF it heads.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 10, 2014
Union Minister Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, a known detractor of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, young Dalit MP Ashok Tanwar and senior leader VM Sudheeran were today made Congress chiefs in West Bengal, Haryana and Kerala respectively.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 26, 2014
The Congress tonight announced the names of seven candidates, including Motilal Vora, Murli Deora and Ranjib Biswal, for the February 7 Rajya Sabha polls, but there was no decision yet on the nomination of former Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit.