Congress Party

Maharashtra floor test: Congress in a fix despite Kamal Nath asking MLAs not to fall for money

There have been concerns in the party that some Congress MLAs may “cross vote” during the floor test.

published on : 29th June 2022

A section within Congress feels party's handling of burning issues not in sync with its revival plan

Several Congress leaders feel upset over party's handling of targeted killings in Jammu & Kashmir and Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala's killing.

published on : 6th June 2022

Rajya Sabha polls: Congress in Rajasthan approaches anti-corruption bureau alleging horse-trading 

Mahesh Joshi, the Congress Chief Whip in the assembly, has demanded a thorough probe by the ACB to ensure that corrupt deals are not struck to tempt MLAs. 

published on : 5th June 2022

Kerala: UDF camp elated over Thrikkakara victory; Sudhakaran seeks Pinarayi's resignation

This is the first major victory for the State Congress leadership under the aegis of Sudhakaran and Opposition Leader V D Satheesan after they took over last year. 

published on : 3rd June 2022

Rajya Sabha polls: Disquiet in Congress over 'parachuting candidates' from elsewhere

There is a long list of leaders upset with the party’s decision, Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera tweeted, "Shayad meri tapasya mein kuch kami reh gayi (Maybe my penance fell short)."

published on : 30th May 2022

Wrangling among MVA allies over sixth RS seat

Fresh differences have cropped up between the Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party the key allies in the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi government over the sixth Rajya Sabha seat.

published on : 18th May 2022

TRS, Congress leaders spar on Twitter as Rahul Gandhi visits Telangana

The heated exchanges culminated with IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao blocking the Telangana Congress party's official Twitter handle.

published on : 6th May 2022

Babul Supriyo’s saffron baggage makes Trinamool sing a conciliatory tune in Bengal bypoll

The reason is the saffron baggage of its candidate Babul Supriyo, who switched over from the BJP a few months ago.  

published on : 10th April 2022

Day after protest by MSRTC workers, NCP demands Sharad Pawar's security be upgraded

A group of striking employees of the MSRTC had staged a sudden protest outside 'Silver Oak', Sharad Pawar's bungalow on Pedder Road in south Mumbai on Friday afternoon.

published on : 9th April 2022

MSRTC stir: Mamata condemns 'attack' on Sharad Pawar's residence

Over 100 striking employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) staged a sudden and angry protest outside Pawar's residence in Mumbai on Friday afternoon.

published on : 9th April 2022

More trouble for Congress in alliance ruled states    

The party has been facing serious trouble from within due to infighting in almost all state units and Sonia in her address to party MPs asserted that she will do everything to keep the party united.

published on : 6th April 2022

This 80-year-old inmate of an old age home in Uttarakhand has a gift for Rahul Gandhi

On Monday, she handed over her "will" to the state Congress leader Pritam Singh and said it is her gift to Rahul Gandhi.

published on : 4th April 2022

RS polls in Assam: Can Congress keep its flock together?

The Congress requires the votes of 42 MLAs and it claims to have 44 MLAs on its side. Two of them are, however, under suspension.

published on : 27th March 2022

Lakshadweep admin prohibits gathering of people in public places

The order, issued by S Asker Ali, in his capacity as the district magistrate, will be effective till further orders from 10pm on Sunday (March 20).

published on : 21st March 2022

NCP seeks to know who asked IPS officer Rashmi Shukla to tap MVA leaders' phones

The NCP sought to know if the BJP `ordered' IPS officer Rashmi Shukla to tap the phones of leaders of the Maha Vikas Aghadi coalition.

published on : 5th March 2022
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