'Makes no sense': Congress drops no-alcohol clause from membership form of workers

Sources said that there was also a headcount of leaders present at the meeting who consume alcohol and over 50 per cent said they drink while some remained mum.

27 Oct 2021

Rift wide open in Opposition ranks ahead of Assembly polls, Parliament winter session

In Goa, the Congress and the TMC are engaged in a pitched battle with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee calling out all opposition parties to join hands.

26 Oct 2021

Caste equation plays out ahead of revamp in Congress’ Gujarat unit

Sources further said that the party has already picked Hardik Patel as working president and now focus would be to appoint leaders from OBC and tribal communities.

25 Oct 2021

Reservation for women a non-starter in Congress

Almost 23 years after Sonia’s announcement that 33% of posts in party will be set aside for women, this has not been implemented

21 Oct 2021

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to shift base to Lucknow for 2022 Uttar Pradesh elections

The Congress' biggest challenge is lack of support base and almost no organisation in several parts of the state.

19 Oct 2021

I'm full-time, hands-on Congress president: Sonia Gandhi's message to 'G23' at CWC meet

Without naming anyone, Sonia Gandhi, in a message to the G23, said it can happen only with unity, self-control, discipline and by keeping the party's interests paramount.

17 Oct 2021

Congress plans rejig as former party chief Rahul Gandhi signals he will take charge

K C Venugopal also stated that election of PCC presidents, vice presidents, treasurers, PCC executives and AICC members by PCC general body will be held between July 21-August 20, 2022.

17 Oct 2021

Green nod to infra projects along border in Ladakh, Arunachal Pradesh

The posts and roads cleared will strengthen vigil in the area of recent flashpoints between Indian and Chinese forces.

16 Oct 2021

Environment Ministry mulls corporate funding to protect wildlife

The ministry is considering a proposal to establish a National Foundation for Resource Mobilization for Wildlife Conservation (NFRMWC) to raise funds.

14 Oct 2021

Training camps for Congress workers as part of public outreach

A team of experts associated with the Jawaharlal Nehru Leadership Institute (JNLI), a pet project of former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, has prepared a training module.

13 Oct 2021

Congress, CPM term Babri demolition case verdict 'shocking, travesty of justice'

The entire country witnessed a deep-rooted political conspiracy by BJP-RSS and its leaders to destroy the country’s communal amity and brotherhood for usurping power at any cost,” said Congress.

30 Sep 2020

Researchers find presence of corovavirus in waste water in the country

The consistency between abundance of SARS-CoV-2 genetic materials and number of confirmed cases was also observed in the previous reports in Australia, France, Italy, Spain and Japan.

22 Jun 2020

Rahul firm on resigning as Congress chief, knives out against his core advisory team

The party president had specifically named Ashok Gehlot at the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting last Saturday as one of those pressing for a ticket to his son Vaibhav.

29 May 2019

Rahul adamant on resigning as Congress chief, party to meet again in four days

The Congress chief refused to meet the newly-elected MPs and has cancelled all his meetings and appointments.

28 May 2019

Rahul to continue as Congress chief, resignation 'unanimously' rejected by CWC members

Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said, CWC has given Congress President the right to make changes to restructure the party, a plan for this will be brought soon.

26 May 2019