The meeting was organised in the city by Tollywood actor and Jana Sena party chief Pawan Kalyan, who had expressed his opposition earlier on Twitter, to uranium mining in the Nallamala forests.
Congress has witnessed a spate of resignations over the past few months prompting party interim chief Sonia Gandhi to call term the deserters as 'opportunistic'.
According to Jacob, 42 NCP members resigned from the party in protest against the discriminatory politics and autocratic stance of the party leadership in the state.
Ending days of speculation, Bhosale on Friday declared he would join the BJP in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Saturday.
Supriya Sule said that the cabbie, Kuljeet Singh, barged into her railway compartment and tried to forcibly tout a taxi service to her.
State Assembly polls are likely to be held in September-October and several leaders from the Congress and the National Congress Party have made a beeline for the BJP and the Shiv Sena.
The Delhi Congress president post has been lying vacant after the demise of Sheila Dikshit last month.
The furniture belonging to AP Legislative Assembly were shifted from the showroom of former Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao’s son Siva Ram in Guntur on Monday.
In a major relief to MSME sector, the government announced that pending GST refunds will be paid within 30 days.
With all the five party sub-groups unitedly proposing Rahul's name as party chief, and Rahul refusing to go back on his decision, the mantle fell on Sonia again to shepherd the party.
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said the CWC will meet again during the day to discuss the reports of the sub-groups and take a call on Rahul Gandhi's resignation.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Shekhar Gore on Thursday joined the Shiv Sena in the presence of Uddhav Thackeray.
The NCP also said all public representatives of the party will donate one month's salary for flood relief.
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Nationalist Congress Party would devolve key responsibilities to the youth and women ahead of the elections, due in September-October this year.