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Congress accuses Election Commission of inaction over missing names in voters' list in Telangana

The Congress met the Election Commission in Delhi last year to point out the alleged errors, following which the state CEO was apprised of it.

published on : 11th January 2019

Telangana: Congress to devise 2019 Assembly elections strategies over the weekend

Uttam Kumar Reddy said that three AICC in-charges, Srinivasan Krishnan, Saleem Ahmed and NS Bose Raju, would conduct the meetings on January 4, 5 and 7.

published on : 4th January 2019

After elections, Congress brass planning rejig of party posts

Gehlot currently holds the powerful post of All India Congress Committee general secretary (organisation) while Nath and Baghel are state unit chiefs of MP and Chhattisgarh. 

published on : 25th December 2018

BJP leader G Kishan Reddy wants Assembly polls to be re-conducted 

The party alleged that the polls were rigged to favour a single political party.

published on : 21st December 2018

Assembly polls, Dalit unrest kept Madhya Pradesh in news in 2018

MP witnessed hectic political activity before the Assembly polls which concluded with a nail-biting finish when Congress emerged as the single largest party, with five seats more than the BJP.

published on : 19th December 2018

After the Congress' comeback in Hindi heartland, is the grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh on shaky ground? 

With the Congress now making a string comeback in the Hindi heartland, the SP-BSP leaders are jittery about a vote transfer of Muslims to the Grand Old Party, a development that could cost them dearly

published on : 18th December 2018

Resurgent Congress leaves SP, BSP cagey in Uttar Pradesh?

Akhilesh and Mayawati remained conspicuous by their absence despite their support to the grand old party in touching the majority mark in MP and Rajasthan.

published on : 18th December 2018

Post polls, Telangana MLAs treat loyalists with vacations

A lucky few are being sent to Goa and all their expenses are being paid by their parties.

published on : 17th December 2018

Strife over CM chair an old Congress malaise

The Congress high command held several rounds of meetings with both leaders, in the wake of the Rajasthan win, before an eventual call on the chief minister was taken.

published on : 16th December 2018

Interview | We are making new friends while NDA is losing allies, says Congress veteran Veerappa Moily

Senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily says his party has launched multiple exercises to remove the BJP from power in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 16th December 2018

Assembly elections 2018: Hinduism triumphs over Hindutva

This column has said more than once that the greatness of India lies in its majority community voting not as Hindus, but as Indians.

published on : 16th December 2018

Anti-incumbency damaged both BJP, Congress in Madhya Pradesh  

Thirteen ministers of the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government lost the polls, along with many bigwigs of the Congress party

published on : 15th December 2018

It's Kamal Nath for Madhya Pradesh; Rahul Gandhi to decide on Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh today

Though Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot met Rahul Gandhi yesterday, the Congress decided to defer the Rajasthan decision after party chief Rahul Gandhi decided to hold further discussions with leaders.

published on : 14th December 2018

Swapna Patronis: The woman who managed Assembly elections for the Congress from Kochi

'We analysed the trends of the 2009 and 2014 elections, and gave Congress workers the responsibility to manage booths and connect with voters,' said Swapna.

published on : 14th December 2018

Decoding assembly results 2018: Anger is also a number

These Assembly election results give us a wealth of information to study the mood on the ground, collectively and in fragmented blocs.

published on : 14th December 2018
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