India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Monday March 2, 2015
Ahead of the Congress session in April, the party finally seems to be in revamp mode. Party chiefs of four states - Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana and Punjab - are going to be changed by this week, sources told NDTV. A formal announcement could b...
India News | Agencies | Friday February 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Sonia Gandhi were among a host of political leaders attending the wedding reception of Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter with Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew in New Delhi on Thursday night.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu and Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Sunday March 1, 2015
Sonia Gandhi today did not deny reports that her son Rahul, currently on a sabbatical, will be elevated as Congress president in April and told reporters, "When it is decided, you all will know."
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu and Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday February 24, 2015
After his decision to take "a leave of absence" during a crucial session of Parliament triggered criticism, political controversy, and several Twitter trends, the Congress has announced that its Vice President, Rahul Gandhi, will be back in two weeks...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Some of India's biggest politicians contested and won the Lok Sabha elections from Uttar Pradesh. But eight months later, they have not spent anything from their Local Area Development Fund.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Rahul Gandhi's absence at the start of an important budget session left many in his Congress party baffled and clamming up to the media, but senior party leader Digvijaya Singh has openly questioned his timing.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday February 15, 2015
Days after former environment minister Jayanthi Natarajan quit alleging interference in the running of the ministry, her predecessor Jairam Ramesh said he faced no such issues.
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 | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Sunday January 25, 2015
US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle arrived this evening for what is perhaps the biggest ever banquet at the Presidential palace Rashtrapati Bhavan, with a guest list of around 250 people. The number of guests at any such banquet is usual...
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday January 14, 2015
Senior leader Digvijaya Singh, in an exclusive interview with NDTV, said party vice-president Rahul Gandhi should assume "full-time" leadership of the Congress.
India News | Written by Anand Patel | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Former Punjab Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh has trashed speculation that he may leave the party if he is does not get a chance to lead it in the state assembly polls in 2017.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Friday January 9, 2015
Former Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today met the Congress president Sonia Gandhi amid speculation that he may be replaced as Deputy Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha.
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...
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 | 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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 13, 2014
On the anniversary of the 2001 attack on Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and other parliamentarians paid tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives during the deadly terror attack.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today said that nobody was stopping any of its leaders, including P Chidambaram, from fighting party elections for becoming its chief, remarks which have renewed the controversy surrounding the issue.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Campaigning has come to a close for the first part of the five-phase polls in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 9, 2014
Senior Congress leaders, including party president Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, did not attend the oath-taking ceremony of 21 new ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's council of ministers on Sunday.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Written by Suparna Singh | Friday November 7, 2014
With a veteran leader quitting the Congress in Tamil Nadu and others criticising the "high command culture", Sonia and Rahul Gandhi met with senior Congressmen from the state this evening including P Chidambaram.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Sunday November 2, 2014
A political storm has erupted over Robert Vadra, businessman and son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who on Saturday angrily pushed away the mic of a reporter when he was asked about his land deals in Haryana.
India News | Sandeep Phukan and Sunetra Choudhury | Sunday November 2, 2014
Businessman Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, today angrily pushed away the mic of a reporter when he was asked about his land deals in Haryana, which are considered controversial because of allegations that he was allowed ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 31, 2014
The nation today remembered former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 30th death anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and other leaders paying tributes to her.