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Congress fields 2008 Olympic medalist Vijender Singh from South Delhi

Earlier in the day, the Congress had announced six candidates from the national capital and with Singh's nomination, the party has named all its candidates for the seven Lok Sabha seats here.

published on : 22nd April 2019

27 per cent Congress candidates, 19 per cent BJP candidates in first phase face serious criminal charges: ADR

The two national parties have fielded 83 candidates each for the first phase of the election.

published on : 10th April 2019

I-T raids on contractors linked with Congress candidate Prakash Hukkeri, Jarkiholi brothers

Income tax sleuths are carrying out searches at the residence of Class-one contractor of Chikkodi, Prakash Vantamutte and Jayasheela Shetty. 

published on : 10th April 2019

INTERVIEW| Kateel has failed miserably: Dakshin Kannada Congress candidate Mithun Rai  

Rai said that he is fighting the election to help people get employment and for overall development of the district.

published on : 6th April 2019

2019 Lok sabha poll: Congress candidate in Dharwad in Karnataka still a mystery

Despite losing the seat to BJP's Prahlad Joshi in the previous general elections,Dharwad MLA Vinay Kulkarni wa given a cabinet post post state elections.

published on : 2nd April 2019

Congress names 9 candidates; tussle continues for Sivaganga

Congress has announced candidates for nine parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.

published on : 24th March 2019

Switching camps? TDP’s Nama likely to be a Congress candidate

Senior Congress leaders like Renuka Chowdhary, MLC Ponguleti Srinivasa Reddy and businessman Gayatri Ravi have also been lobbying hard. 

published on : 14th March 2019

KPCC panel prepares list of probables for Lok Sabha polls 2019

Even as all senior leaders of state Congress took part in the committee meeting, many believed that the exercise was futile since the lists are unlikely to be considered.

published on : 8th March 2019

Congress Lok Sabha candidates first list: Rahul to contest from Amethi, Sonia from Rae Bareli

Congress on Thursday released its first list of 15 candidates for Lok Sabha elections. The candidates' list include 11 from Uttar Pradesh and 4 from Gujarat.

published on : 7th March 2019

Congress A, I groups may settle deal to avoid high command intervention

If both the factions have their way, AICC president Rahul Gandhi’s directive to induct fresh faces in the candidates’ list, including youth and women, will not see the light of the day.

published on : 6th March 2019

Congress begins search for election candidates in Andhra Pradesh

APCC chief N Raghuveera Reddy said it was decided to charge Rs 2,000 per application for the Assembly constituency and Rs 5,000 per application for the Lok Sabha constituency. 

published on : 3rd February 2019

After Navjot Singh Sidhu's wife, Manish Tewari stakes claim to Congress ticket from Chandigarh

Sidhu's wife and former MLA Navjot Kaur Sidhu on Friday staked claim to the Congress ticket from Chandigarh, which is currently being represented by BJP MP Kirron Kher.

published on : 27th January 2019

Madikeri Congress candidate Chandramouli's ticket put on hold over links with Mehul Choksi?

Sources said the party decided to hold his ticket after it realised that as an advocate he had argued on behalf of Mehul Choksi, a key accused in Punjab National Bank fraud case.

published on : 17th April 2018