Bhubaneswar |Sunday, 2019 2:45:04 AM ISTFormer Union Minister Srikant Jena and former MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria have been expelled from Congress for alleged anti-party activities in Odisha, a senior party leader said.... read..
Washington |Saturday, 2019 10:45:04 AM ISTSpecial Counsel Robert Mueller's office has disputed a BuzzFeed News story as "not accurate", after the outlet reported that President Donald Trump had directed his former personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.... read..
Bengaluru |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTThe Congress MLAs in Karnataka, who have been herded to a resort outside the city to keep them away from being poached, on Saturday held a meeting to discuss the political situation in the state.... read..
Guwahati |Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTThe opposition Congress in Assam on Friday said the BJP is eyeing Bengal and northeastern states in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections through the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 as the party is not confident about votes in north and south India.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 18, 2019 10:41:35 PM ISTCongress on Friday dispatched its Karnataka lawmakers to a resort, following a decision taken at the Legislative Party meeting in the evening, to avoid poaching.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 18, 2019 9:41:31 PM ISTA day ahead of TMC's mega rally in Kolkata, Congress MP Sashi Tharoor called for opposition parties to put up a united fight against the BJP in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls and said the Congress will support all other parties.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 18, 2019 9:11:40 PM ISTThree Karnataka Congress MLAs on Friday abstained from a meeting of the Legislature Party meeting which decided to move rest of the 76 legislators to a resort to prevent poaching.... read..
Bengaluru |Friday, 2019 8:45:05 PM ISTIn a new twist to the political drama in the wake of "Operation Lotus", the Congress in Karnataka on Friday shifted 76 of its MLAs to a private resort outside the city accusing the BJP of trying to poach them to destabilise the state's JD(S)-Congress co... read..
Kolkata |Friday, 2019 7:45:04 PM ISTFormer Indian Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Friday claimed that the federal parties, coming together to form an anti-BJP alliance, will be able to form a stable government at the Centre and said the new government has to be formed in consultation with... read..
Bengaluru |Friday, 2019 7:15:04 PM ISTKarnataka Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav on Friday skipped the legislature party meet citing ill-health.... read..
Panaji |Friday, 2019 4:15:05 PM ISTAccusing ailing Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar of avoiding meeting legislators from the Opposition, state Congress President Girish Chodankar on Friday said if Parrikar continues this, the Opposition party would raise a ruckus in the forthcoming state As... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM ISTThe Congress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of compromising national security in the Rafale deal by "denying" to the IAF 90 aircraft it desperately needed and "gifted" Dassault Rs 186 crore more per aircraft at the cost of the public exch... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party, which has been giving mixed signals on the chances of an alliance with the Congress, on Friday finally ruled out any such possibility in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab, saying the Congress is not thinking for the nation.... read..
Pauri Garhwal (Uttarakhand) [India] | January 18, 2019 3:11:37 PM ISTFormer Uttrakhand Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Harish Rawat on Thursday claimed that the Ram temple in Ayodhya will be built only under the Rahul Gandhi led party's regime.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 18, 2019 2:11:32 PM ISTCongress CLP leader Siddaramaiah has asked Karnataka Forest and Environment Minister Satish Jarkiholi to call up his brother and disgruntled MLA Ramesh Jarkiholi and tell him to attend the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting to be held later on Frida... read..
Mumbai |Friday, 2019 7:15:04 PM ISTThe Mumbai Congress on Friday demanded a probe into an alleged 'fake voters' scam, urging the election authorities to investigate it to weed out bogus names from electoral rolls.... read..
Bhubaneswar |Friday, 2019 3:45:04 PM ISTOdisha Congress legislator Jogesh Singh resigned from the primary membership of the party on Friday, a day after he was suspended for anti-party activities.... read..
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] | January 17, 2019 7:11:30 AM ISTThe Congress party's youth wing is planning to hoist the National Flag at the Lal Chowk in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar area as part of its Yuva Kranti Yatra, highlighting the failure of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government across the country.... read..
Bhubaneshwar (Odisha) [India] | January 17, 2019 8:41:34 PM ISTOdisha Congress Disciplinary Committee on Thursday suspended MLA Johesh Singh for indulging in anti-party activities.... read..
Bengaluru |Thursday, 2019 7:15:16 PM ISTA senior Congress leader in Karnataka on Thursday mocked the health condition of BJP President Amit Shah, who has been admitted to the AIIMS in Delhi for treatment of swine flue, and linked it to political developments in the state.... read..
Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India] | January 17, 2019 3:41:30 AM ISTAmid the ongoing high octane drama in Karnataka, state minister DK Shivakumar claimed that Congress and JD(S)-led coalition government in the state is stable. He added that it is the BJP which is trying to 'create chaos'.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 17, 2019 6:11:35 PM ISTAccusing BJP president Amit Shah of kidnapping Congress legislators, Congress party's Member of Parliament BK Hariprasad on Thursday mocked at Shah's illness while asking him to slow down.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 17, 2019 8:41:48 PM ISTAmid charges and counter charges of poaching between the ruling JD(S)-Congress combine and the Opposition BJP, the Congress prepared to hold a meeting of its legislature party tomorrow, apparently to assure itself that its flock is intact.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 5:15:04 PM ISTAmid reports of poaching of its MLAs by the BJP, the Congress on Wednesday said there was no threat to the coalition government in Karnataka and that the BJP's attempts to destabilize a "stable coalition" will not succeed.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 16, 2019 12:11:35 PM ISTKarnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Wednesday said the Congress MLAs who are in Mumbai are constantly in touch with him and assured that the three legislators will come back.... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | January 16, 2019 10:41:34 PM ISTCongress on Wednesday said that it is capable of fighting the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh on its own.... read..
Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM ISTThe Mumbai Congress on Wednesday made a sensational claim that around 9 lakh bogus voters may have sneaked into the city's electoral rolls as preparations peak for the 2019 general elections.... read..
Shillong |Wednesday, 2019 6:45:05 PM ISTCongress women workers in Meghalaya on Wednesday took out a protest march demanding the scrapping of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 that was passed in the Lok Sabha.... read..
Chandigarh |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:04 PM ISTPunjab Congress legislator Kulbir Singh Zira was on Wednesday suspended from the party's membership on charges of indiscipline, Punjab Congress President and Member of Parliament Sunil Kumar Jakhar said.... read..
Mumbai |Wednesday, 2019 4:45:04 PM ISTCongress MLA Bheema Naik, who is said to be among the sulking party legislators in Karnataka, on Wednesday said he was very much in the Congress and no one from the BJP has contacted him with any offers in the context of allegations that the Kumaraswamy g... read..
Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:04 PM ISTIn a major setback for the Congress ahead of elections in Odisha, state Working President Naba Kisore Das on Wednesday resigned from the party to join the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD).... read..
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 PM ISTA list of 16 Congress candidates for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in Kerala will be ready by February 20, said a top party leader on Wednesday.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:05 PM ISTFormer Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday took charge as the Delhi Congress chief. The event was marked by the presence of former minister Jagdish Tytler among other leaders that caused a flutter.... read..
Gurugram |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM ISTCongress workers on Wednesday protested outside the hotel where about 90 BJP MLAs from Karnataka have been put up amidst political developments back home where the Congress-JD(S) government was jolted by two Independent MLAs withdrawing support to it.... read..
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India] | January 16, 2019 5:41:32 AM ISTCongress President Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will skip grand opposition rally in Kolkata organised by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday, January 19.... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | January 16, 2019 5:41:31 AM ISTEven as the Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) left out the Congress and forged an alliance in Uttar Pradesh, state's Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma alleged that all three parties are working together.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 16, 2019 2:11:36 PM ISTKarnataka Congress In-charge KC Venugopal on Wednesday clarified that there is no internal fight in the Congress and he is in touch with party MLAs who are in Mumbai.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 16, 2019 6:41:38 PM ISTThe presence of 1984 anti-Sikh riots case accused Jagdish Tytler at a programme where newly-appointed Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit took charge on Wednesday triggered a controversy, with Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) condemning it.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:20 PM ISTCalling the Congress an "anti-Sikh" party, Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh on Wednesday said the Congress is not a challenge for his party in Delhi, irrespective of who its chief is.... read..
Kollam (Kerala) |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:04 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed the two main political fronts in Kerala over their stand on Sabarimala, triple talaq and providing 10 per cent reservation.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] | January 15, 2019 11:41:34 PM ISTAmidst the high-voltage political drama in Karnataka, Congress leader and Karnataka Minister Zameer Ahmed Khan said that his party MLAs went to Mumbai for holidays and will be back by Wednesday.... read..
Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 PM ISTIn a jolt to the seven-month-old Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka, two Independent legislators, R. Shankar and H. Nagesh, on Tuesday said they were withdrawing support.... read..
Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:04 PM ISTIn a jolt to the seven-month-old Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka, two Independent legislators, R. Shankar and H. Nagesh, on Tuesday said they were withdrawing support.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 15, 2019 6:41:40 PM ISTThe Congress Core Group's meeting begins here at 15, Gurdwara Rakabganj Road.... read..
Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:04 PM ISTIn a jolt to the seven-month-old Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka, two legislators -- a member of a regional outfit and an Independent -- on Tuesday said they are withdrawing their support.... read..
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] | January 15, 2019 3:41:48 PM ISTBahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on Congress for not working in the interests of farmers and the backward castes despite being in power for the longest time post independence.... read..
Pune (Maharashtra) [India] | January 15, 2019 10:11:31 PM ISTRSS leader Indresh Kumar on Tuesday said that the Congress party created hurdle on the way of Ram Temple by adopting the delay tactics in the Supreme Court.... read..
New Delhi [India] | January 15, 2019 10:11:34 PM ISTThe Congress Core Group's meeting, which took place on Tuesday here at 15, Gurdwara Rakabganj Road, had a detailed discussion on the preparedness for the coming Lok Sabha elections among other political issues.... read..
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India] | January 15, 2019 7:41:31 AM ISTIn a major setback for the Congress in Odisha, the party's state working president Naba Kishore Das has indicated that he will quit the party and join Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on January 24.... read..
Panaji |Tuesday, 2019 11:15:10 PM ISTThe Congress in Goa on Tuesday resolved to finalize booth and ward level committees ahead of Assembly by-polls and the visit of party President Rahul Gandhi to the state expected later this month, a party spokesperson said.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2019 11:15:25 PM ISTThe BJP on Tuesday rejected Congress' allegation that it is trying to topple seven-month-old Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka and hit back at opposition parties calling the current crisis their "internal problems".... read..