India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday January 30, 2015
For hours after the news break - first by The Hindu - that Jayanthi Natarajan has quit the Congress with a damning letter against Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, the party's spokespersons were unavailable for comment. Then Sanjay Nirupam offered an impa...
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has sent a legal notice to former auditor Vinod Rai over allegations that he tried to pressure him in the spectrum scam case asking the former watchdog to issue an unconditional written apology.
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".
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 7, 2014
A court in Delhi on Friday issued summons to union minister Smriti Irani in a defamation case filed against her by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
An Election Commission panel has held four Lok Sabha election candidates in Maharashtra guilty of resorting to paid news.
Elections News | Tejas Mehta | Thursday April 24, 2014
In the last phase of voting in Maharashtra, 19 constituencies go to the polls including 6 seats in Mumbai, India's financial capital. In 2009, UPA allies Congress and NCP swept through the city winning all six seats. For the BJP and Shiv Sena it is n...
Elections News | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Campaigning in Mumbai and for the nineteen seats in Maharashtra that goes to polls in the third and final phase of voting in the state has come to an end.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Congress sitting MP Sanjay Nirupam is facing a tough contest from BJP's Gopal Shetty in the North Mumbai Lok Sabha constituency, which goes to polls on April 24.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Congress Lok Sabha MP Sanjay Nirupam was today involved in an angry exchange of words with a BJP Corporator at an event in Mumbai during which he allegedly damaged the latter's cellphone.
Mumbai News | Tejas Mehta | Thursday February 6, 2014
Less than a year ago, following the Bombay High Court's orders, Mumbai had reason to believe that their skyline had been reclaimed and would be free of illegal and ugly political posters and banners.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 26, 2014
Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam today called off his four-day old fast after an assurance from Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan that a decision on his demand to reduce power tariff in Mumbai would be taken in the next two days.
Mumbai News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday January 23, 2014
Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam began an indefinite hunger strike in Mumbai today to demand that power tariff be reduced in the city. Earlier this week, electricity prices were cut by nearly 20% across Maharashtra, except in Mumbai.
Thursday January 23, 2014
In a letter written to Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) and the Government of Maharashtra, a day ahead of Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam's hunger strike demanding power rate cut, Reliance Infrastructure said: "We are forwarding th...
Delhi News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday January 20, 2014
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been fiercely criticised by both external ally Congress and the BJP for Monday's unprecedented protest in the heart of the capital.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday January 20, 2014
Last Monday, hundreds of Congress workers led by Mumbai MPs Sanjay Nirupam and Priya Dutt protested outside the Kandivali West office of Reliance Energy, the Anil Ambani-owned power company that provides electricity in their constituencies.
Thursday January 16, 2014
His comments come against the backdrop of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announcing reduction in power tariffs by up to 50 per cent for consumers using up to 400 units a month. Congress leaders in Mumbai Sanjay Nirupam and Priya Dutt have deman...
Mumbai News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Hundreds of Congress workers led by Mumbai MPs Sanjay Nirupam and Priya Dutt are protesting outside the Kandivali West office of Reliance Energy, the Anil Ambani-owned power company that provides electricity in their constituencies.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday January 1, 2014
Arvind Kejriwal's decision to cut in power tariff in Delhi has inspired Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam to threaten an agitation against the government of his own party in Maharashtra if a similar reduction is not effected in Mumbai.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
The Congress has finalised its candidates for 194 Assembly seats in Madhya Pradesh and will announce their names from October 25 onwards.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 27, 2013
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today termed Food Security Bill a "historic legislation" and asked party leaders to publicise its import to masses as they gear up for elections scheduled early next year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 6, 2013
Amid uproar over several scams, government today sprang a surprise over the Opposition in the Lok Sabha by taking up the ambitious National Food Security Bill for consideration despite protests.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Saturday January 19, 2013
Voices pitching for Rahul Gandhi as the prime ministerial candidate in 2014 could be heard loud and clear on the final day of the Congress's Chintan Shivir in Jaipur today.
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Saturday January 19, 2013
The urgent need to reconnect with alienated urban voters is one of the challenges before top Congress leaders as they brainstorm for the 2014 elections at the Chintan Shivir in Jaipur.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday January 8, 2013
BJP lawmaker Smriti Irani has filed a defamation complaint in a Delhi court against Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam for allegedly using indecent language.