India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday July 3, 2015
The Congress will not allow Parliament to function when it meets later this month unless top BJP leaders Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje are removed from office for the favours extended to disgraced cricket mogul Lalit Modi, said Ghulam Nabi Azad t...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The opposition today stepped up its demand for a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Lalit Modi controversy. The demands grew more strident after PM Modi skipped the issue on his monthly radio address Mann ki Baat and what was interpre...
India News | NDTV.com | Monday June 22, 2015
Congress attacks the government over Lalit Modi's travel to Britain and the alleged involvement of Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in the controversy.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday June 20, 2015
Six civilians have been shot dead by terrorists in the last three weeks in North Kashmir's Sopore, creating an atmosphere of fear and terror in the town and nearby areas. Security forces have been unable to track down the killers so far.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Sonia Gandhi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi spoke out against the Narendra Modi government.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 28, 2015
The government today agreed to convene an all-party meeting to discuss its proposal to give NRIs the right to exercise their franchise by e-postal ballots or through proxy voting.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
Political parties, cutting across party lines, today, demanded immediate financial assistance and relief including loan waiver for farmers in North and Western India whose crops have been hit by unseasonal rain and hailstorm.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday March 16, 2015
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee favoured a dhoti and kurta teamed with a Jawahar jacket and chappals or slippers. On a police proforma that the government says is routinely filled by prominent politicians for security reasons, BJP leaders ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
Congress today took a dig at the Peoples Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance, saying that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed should be "careful" about the conversion agenda being pursued by the saffron party.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Launching a scathing attack on the Congress, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that the previous UPA regime's land law has had "disastrous impact" on India's national security as Pakistan could get information on critical defence project...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 9, 2015
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru exactly two years ago was "wrong and badly handled," potentially embarrassing his own party, which was in power at the time.
India News | Monday February 9, 2015
The way the Congress-led UPA government handled the hanging the death sentence of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was a mistake, five Congress lawmakers have admitted in a statement.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday February 7, 2015
The People's Democratic Party or PDP won two of the four Rajya Sabha seats of Jammu and Kashmir, the election for which was held today. Its partner BJP has won one seat and the National Conference-Congress combine won one.
India News | Saturday February 7, 2015
Elections to four Rajya Sabha seats in Jammu and Kashmir will be held today with seven candidates in the fray including Congress' Ghulam Nabi Azad, current Leader of Opposition in the Upper House of Parliament, who faces a tough test.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
National Conference has decided to join hands with Congress and pitch Ghulam Nabi Azad as a joint candidate for the forthcoming Rajya Sabha polls to be held next month in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 24, 2015
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday named two candidates for the Rajya Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir, scheduled to be held on February 7.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
As suspense over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continued, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today said the idea of a grand alliance with National Conference and Congress was an option for forming a stable government in the state.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday December 28, 2014
The Indian National Congress observed its 130th foundation day today. Party President Sonia Gandhi unfurled the Congress flag at the party headquarters, 24 Akbar Road, in the presence of senior leaders like former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, Gh...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
With elections results in Jammu and Kashmir heading towards a hung assembly, Congress today said it was "open" to aligning with the PDP in the state to provide a government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, today hosted a dinner for party MPs of both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha a day before Winter Session comes to an end tomorrow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction in New Delhi.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Promising equitable development of the three regions of Jammu and Kashmir, the Congress today released its manifesto in Jammu which proposed two empowered regional councils, decentralisation, more cross-LoC Confidence Building Measures and review of ...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 11, 2014
The Congress on Monday constituted a 28-member campaign committee under the leadership of senior leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 18, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reconstituted a government committee for the commemoration of the 125th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru which will be headed by him, replacing his predecessor Manmohan Singh.