Kochi |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTAfter her Facebook post invited criticism, Anna Linda Eden, wife of Hibi Eden, Congress Lok Sabha member from Ernakulam, on Tuesday apologised and said her post, which was withdrawn, meant no offence. It was a message that one should face all situations w... read..
Washington | October 23, 2019 1:41:34 AM ISTAarti Tikoo Singh, senior Indian journalist from Kashmir exposed nefarious activities of Pakistan based terror groups during US House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Tuesday and spoke about LeT killing of Kashmir based journalist Shujaat Bukhari and ... read..
Panaji |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTEven as several BJP leaders across India have criticised Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee for his 'left leaning' economics, Goa's Environment Minister Nilesh Cabral on Tuesday justified the BJP-led coalition government's spending on populist welfare scheme... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 23, 2019 8:41:38 AM ISTMaharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee president Balasaheb Thorat has written a letter to the state Chief Electoral Officer suggesting measures for "free and fair elections" in the state including installation of network jammers in and around strong rooms... read..
New York |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:06 PM ISTWhile US President Donald Trump's Administration gave a reassurance that relations with India was a partnership and that it does not take a position on the revocation of Kashmir's special constitutional status, India's restrictions on communications and m... read..
New Delhi | October 23, 2019 2:41:33 AM ISTAhead of Parliament session to be commenced from November 18, Congress is planning to hit the streets to protest against the Central government on the issue of economic slowdown.... read..
New Delhi | October 23, 2019 3:41:34 PM ISTCongress interim president Sonia Gandhi is scheduled to hold a meeting with the members of the Congress think tank group at her residence in New Delhi on October 25.... read..
New Delhi | October 23, 2019 3:41:38 PM ISTThe Congress party has decided to observe the 35th death anniversary of former prime minister Indira Gandhi in a "befitting manner" with emphasis on national integration on October 31.... read..
New Delhi | October 23, 2019 4:11:56 PM ISTThe Congress is expected to announce its Madhya Pradesh unit chief soon with Chief Minister Kamal Nath holding the post at present, sources said.... read..
New Delhi | October 23, 2019 1:11:40 PM ISTSenior Congress leader DK Shivakumar, who is currently lodged in Tihar Jail for alleged involvement in a money laundering case, has received party's support which dubbed formers' arrest as "vendetta politics".... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | October 23, 2019 2:11:38 PM ISTYouth Congress workers on Wednesday staged a protest in Bengaluru's Maurya circle against the central government and the state government over Karnataka flood situation.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 AM ISTThe Congress appears to be facing a setback in Punjab. Former Amritsar MLA and wife of former cricketer Navjot Kaur has distanced from the party.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTCongress lawmaker A.P. Abdullakutty who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in June this year was on Tuesday appointed as the vice-president of the BJP in Kerala.... read..
New Delhi | October 22, 2019 3:11:39 AM ISTCongress party on Monday approved the proposal for appointment of five party functionaries as District Congress Presidents in Karnataka.... read..
Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTThe rift in the ruling Congress over civic polls strategy persists with one minister proposing formation of an alliance on the Bharatpur seat while another minister rejecting it.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTThe Congress has launched a scathing attack on Kartapur Corridor's proposed fee that Pakistan says it will charge ($20) from each pilgrim. The official signing of the corridor is due on October 23.... read..
Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh) |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTIn a move to compensate for the possible loss of Rae Bareli MLA Aditi Singh, the Congress has managed to poach her cousin brother Manish Singh, who is all set to join the grand old party on Wednesday.... read..
By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi | October 22, 2019 6:11:42 PM ISTThe RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal (BSM) has criticised the manner in which the Nobel Prize in Economics is awarded, incidentally on the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Abhijit Banerjee, this year's joint winner of the prize.... read..
New Delhi | October 22, 2019 3:11:33 PM ISTFormer Congress Rajya Sabha MP from Karnataka, KC Ramamurthy on Tuesday joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of senior party leaders at its headquarters in New Delhi.... read..
New Delhi | October 22, 2019 11:11:40 PM ISTBJP and Congress are in a neck-to-neck fight in Haryana Assembly elections, an exit poll said on Tuesday with the ruling party slightly ahead of its main rival.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM ISTFormer Congress Rajya Sabha member K. C. Ramamurthy became the latest politician to jump into the BJP bandwagon. He joined the saffron party on Tuesday in presence of two senior BJP leaders - Bhupender Yadav and Arun Singh and a senior minister Pralhad Jo... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTTwo-time former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday said the contest in the state was only between the BJP and Congress and the latter would emerge victorious.... read..
Hyderabad |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 PM ISTPolice in Telangana arrested scores of Congress leaders and workers on Monday to foil the party's plans to lay siege to Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao's residence in support of striking employees of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC)... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTBailed out on Sunday after two days in police custody, Congress spokesman Sanmoy Bandopadhyay alleged that he was subjected to "inhuman torture" and was not allowed to drink a drop of water for 14 hours, claiming that everything was done on the instructio... read..
Kochi |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM ISTThe Congress on Monday officially asked the district returning officer of Kochi to order for the official voting time at the Ernakulam assembly constituency to be extended till 8 p.m.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 21, 2019 6:11:39 AM ISTFate of 3,237 candidates will be sealed in EVMs on Monday as voters in Maharashtra will exercise their electoral rights to elect state assembly representatives in 288 constituencies for the formation of next state government.... read..
Mumbai |Monday, 2019 8:45:06 PM ISTThree Congress candidates fighting from Maharashtra are in the news for all the wrong reasons. An old letter signed by them, written on their official letter head, has found its way back, just as the election for Maharashtra kicked in. The Congress leader... read..
Kolkata |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 AM ISTBailed out on Sunday after two days in police custody, Congress spokesman Sanmoy Bandopadhyay alleged that he was subjected to "inhuman torture" and was not allowed to drink a drop of water for 14 hours, claiming that everything was done on the instructio... read..
New Delhi | October 20, 2019 4:11:48 PM ISTSenior Congress leader KTS Tulsi on Sunday praised the Indian Army for targeting the terror camps situated in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) region.... read..
New Delhi | October 20, 2019 10:41:33 PM ISTCongress party leader and former MCD councillor Rekha Rani joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) here on Sunday.... read..
Panaji (Goa) | October 20, 2019 4:41:35 PM ISTCongress Goa president Girish Chodankar on Sunday targeted the Pramod Sawant-led state government for allegedly manipulating the records and creating ambiguity in tender specifications pertaining to Goa International Travel Mart (GITM) 2019.... read..
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) | October 20, 2019 5:41:33 AM ISTMadhya Pradesh Minister Sajjan Singh Verma on Saturday slammed Bollywood actor and former Congress MP Govinda for campaigning for a BJP leader in Maharashtra and alleged that 'such people do not possess values'.... read..
Hyderabad |Sunday, 2019 6:15:05 PM ISTIt's likely to be neck-and-neck fight in Monday's bye-election to Huzurnagar Assembly constituency, with ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) keen to wrest it from Congress while the opposition party is determined to continue its winning streak.... read..
Chandigarh |Sunday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTIn Monday's assembly elections to all 90 seats in deeply clan-bound Haryana, it is largely BJP's star campaigner Narendra Modi versus lackluster campaigning by the faction-ridden opposition Congress.... read..
Middle East | October 20, 2019 1:41:41 PM ISTAmman [Jordan], Oct 20 (Sputnik/ANI): The US congressional delegation visited Jordan and discussed matters related to ensuring stability in the Middle East region and developing bilateral security cooperation with King Abdullah II of Jordan, said Speaker ... read..
By Archana Prasad New Delhi | October 19, 2019 3:11:36 PM ISTIn run-up to the Haryana Assembly election, the state police association on Saturday announced its support to the Congress party, saying that every police personnel will vote for the grand old party.... read..
Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM ISTRajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Friday came out against his own government criticising the "hybrid model" which the state government announced recently for the forthcoming civic elections, making it a Congress versus Congress fight in the ... read..
By Pragya KaushikaRewari (Haryana) | October 19, 2019 7:41:34 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday targeted Congress on the issue of national security, saying its successive governments had not properly met the needsof armed forces, had not been effective in tackling terrorism and had failed to fully integrate J... read..
New Delhi | October 19, 2019 3:41:37 PM ISTIn a clear reference to the separation of Bangladesh from Pakistan, Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday said that his party had also taken action against the neighbouring country.... read..
Sirsa (Haryana) | October 19, 2019 4:11:34 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday targeted the Congress over India not having a corridor connecting Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan for seven decades and also over the key pilgrimage centre linked to Guru Nanak Dev being allowed to be in the n... read..
Shivamogga (Karnataka) | October 19, 2019 5:41:37 PM ISTThe Congress party leaders and workers here on Saturday staged a 'pakoda protest' against the alleged failure of BJP-led state and Central governments.... read..
Visakhapatnam |Saturday, 2019 2:15:05 AM ISTYSR Congress Party MP from Araku, Goddeti Madhavi, on Friday tied the knot with her childhood friend Kusireddy Siva Prasad, who had played a key role in her poll campaign and proposed her after she was elected to Lok Sabha.... read..
Mahendragarh (Haryana) |Saturday, 2019 5:45:05 PM ISTAfter a wipeout from south Haryana in the last Assembly elections, the Congress is looking for a revival in the region as a result of the growing discontent within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over distribution of tickets and the rift in the Chautala-... read..
Mahendragarh (Haryana) |Saturday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTAfter a wipeout from south Haryana in the last Assembly elections, the Congress is looking for a revival in the region as a result of the growing discontent within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over distribution of tickets and the rift in the Chautala-... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTThe Congress' approach towards the two states going to polls has not been serious.... read..
Hyderabad (Telangana) | October 19, 2019 9:11:43 PM ISTThe police on Saturday took into preventive custody Congress leaders who were protesting at Charminar in support of "Bundh call" given by Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) employees.... read..
Nagpur (Maharashtra) | October 19, 2019 9:41:37 PM ISTUnion Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday advised Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to do "family planning" within the party to "avoid crowding" from NCP and Congress. "Earlier we used to lose every election... Victory was a farfetched dream... ... read..
Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi charged the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party of doing maximum harm to the state and country because of its corruption, here on Friday.... read..
Politics | October 19, 2019 10:11:35 PM ISTUnion Minister Prahlad Patel on Saturday slammed leaders of Congress and some other opposition parties for being critical of proposal in BJP's Maharashtra manifesto confer Bharat Ratna to Hindutva ideologue Vinayak Damodar Savarkar and said controversy o... read..
Mumbai |Saturday, 2019 4:45:05 AM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party alliance of doing the maximum harm to the state and country because of its corruption.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 10:45:05 PM ISTThe Congress on Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for highlighting only abrogation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir during the assembly polls campaigning in Haryana and Maharashtra where polls are due on October 21 and asked him to tel... read..