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Amit Shah's animal remarks on opposition speak of his shameful mindset: Congress

Congress accused the BJP chief of dragging political discourse to a new low as it condemned his remarks in which he equated opposition parties to snakes, cats and dogs for uniting against BJP.

published on : 6th April 2018

Congress raps BJP over SC/ST Act judgment

The Congress on Wednesday accused the saffron party of pursuing the RSS agenda against reservations.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Grand events, photo ops cannot substitute effective diplomacy: Congress slams BJP government's foreign policy

The party, in a resolution adopted at its 84th plenary session, accused the NDA government of pursuing a foreign policy "bereft of focus and direction".

published on : 18th March 2018

Government braces for Opposition heat in Budget session

Congress is gearing up to counter the Central government over mega PNB fraud and other issues in Parliament

published on : 5th March 2018

Centre okayed Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill to 'divert attention': Congress

Congress leader Anand Sharma called Karti Chidambaram’s arrest in the INX media case as an ‘act of revenge.’

published on : 2nd March 2018

Government lying about Opposition over triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha, says Congress

Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad told reporters that the Bharatiya Janata Party does not believe in democracy.

published on : 4th January 2018

Government tables Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha amid uproar

Congress leader Anand Sharma argued the Triple Talaq Bill had shortcomings and needed to be referred to a panel to clear them.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Union government defends setting up special courts to try criminal cases against MPS, MLAs

The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday defended its move to set up 12 special fast-track courts to try 1,581 criminal cases against members of Parliament and state Assemblies.

published on : 19th December 2017

Ensure funds for special courts to try politicians: Congress leader Anand Sharma

"The government should ensure allocation of adequate funds for setting up enough number of courts so that people do not remain in prison for long periods and the trial is done," Sharma said in RS.

published on : 19th December 2017

Prime Minister Modi belittled his position by hosting Ivanka Trump: Congress leader Anand Sharma

Ivanka Trump met Prime Minister Modi Tuesday on the sidelines of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.​

published on : 29th November 2017

PM Modi rattled as Congress rising in Gujarat: Anand Sharma

The Congress countered PM Modi saying the premier was making baseless charges to malign the opposition party as he was rattled with its rising popularity in Gujarat.

published on : 27th November 2017

Narendra Modi 'solely responsible' for economic mess: Congress leader Anand Sharma

he Congress today held Prime Minister Narendra Modi "solely responsible" for creating a "mess" of the economy, after Standard & Poor's kept its sovereign rating for the country unchanged.

published on : 24th November 2017

Congress leader Anand Sharma dubs demonetisation as 'Modi-made disaster'

He also refuted the charge that Congress leaders amassed wealth and made investments in benami properties.

published on : 9th November 2017

Demonetisation is the scam of the century, PM Modi should quit, says Congress

The Congress said Modi will go down in India's history alongside Muhammed bin Tughlaq for the gross misadventure and demanded that he quit office.

published on : 21st September 2017

Amount collected under black money window below expectation: Congress

The government had said Rs 65,250 crore in black money was declared through the one-time declaration window.

published on : 4th October 2016