Congress President

'Met him only once in six months': Kerala Congress leaders deny allegations over treasurer's death

After Prathapachandran's death, his son Prajith Chandran approached the Kerala police chief alleging psychological torture by Ramesh and Pramod for his father's death.

published on : 9th January 2023

With upper caste chief at helm again, Bihar Congress targets BJP vote bank

Similarly, RJD chief Lalu Prasad who mostly depended on OBC votes, persuaded Jagdanand Singh, a Rajput leader, to continue on the post of state party president.

published on : 7th December 2022

New Congress president Kharge meets party workers for first time after taking charge

Kharge had taken charge as Congress president on October 26 in the presence of former party chief Sonia Gandhi.

published on : 21st November 2022

Resignation row a blessing in disguise for Sudhakaran

On Wednesday morning news channels came out with reports that K Sudhakaran wrote to Rahul Gandhi offering to step down, citing health issues.

published on : 17th November 2022

Nehru remark alienates colleagues, Sudhakaran isolated in Congress

Section of leaders approaches high command against him; Satheesan terms it ‘serious’

published on : 16th November 2022

Kharge can be a good mechanic at best, he can't energise a Congress engine out of fuel

The Congress' new President faces seemingly insurmountable organisational, tactical and ideological challenges. Party insiders say his hands are somewhat tied.

published on : 3rd November 2022

All CWC members, general secretaries, and in-charges tender their resignation to Kharge

The new President will announce his new team while the CWC election will take place to elect 12 members.

published on : 26th October 2022

Congress will be strengthened by Kharge's leadership: Sonia Gandhi

Sonia said that it is her biggest satisfaction that the new Congress president is very experienced and has risen from being an ordinary worker to such heights through his hardwork.

published on : 26th October 2022

'We're Gandhi's soldiers, we do not fear anyone': Mallikarjun Kharge takes over as Congress chief

Kharge, 80, takes charge of the party at a time when it faces a tough challenge from a formidable BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which has ousted the Congress from many states.

published on : 26th October 2022

Mallikarjun Kharge to formally take over as Congress president on October 26

Kharge takes charge of the party at a time when it faces a tough challenge from a formidable BJP led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi which has ousted the Congress from many states.

published on : 25th October 2022

With Kharge at helm, Congress looks to consolidate its Dalit vote base in poll-bound Karnataka

Kharge belongs to the Dalit right, and his ability to win over the left, who have by and large moved towards the BJP, is crucial, and will determine whether things will turn for the Congress.

published on : 23rd October 2022

Not disappointed, election has galvanised Congress workers: Tharoor on losing party prez polls 

In the poll, winning candidate Kharge was backed by several senior leaders while Tharoor had pitched himself as the candidate of change, largely supported by lesser-known party workers.

published on : 21st October 2022

Gehlot fires back at Rathore over comments on Kharge, says BJP leaders should read history

Rathore had on Wednesday called newly elected Congress president Kharge a "rubber stamp" and alleged that the party's internal polls to elect a new chief were a "fraud".

published on : 20th October 2022

'One face for me, another for media': Mistry slams Tharoor over 'poll irregularities' charge

The campaign team of Tharoor had written to Mistry a day before the counting of votes, flagging "extremely serious irregularities" in the conduct of the election in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 20th October 2022

Tough road ahead for Mallikarjun Kharge as challenges galore for Congress

Kharge's election comes at a time when the party is reeling under internal rumblings and high-profile exits after a series of electoral debacles that have reduced it to a shadow of its former self.

published on : 20th October 2022

No surprise as Kharge wins Congress poll

The 80-year-old Dalit leader from Karnataka and a strong Gandhi family loyalist secures 7,897 votes against Shashi Tharoor’s 1,072

published on : 20th October 2022

Fight against injustice, struggle shaped new Congress president

Friends and teachers recall how Mallikarjun Kharge rose from humble background and kept up his fight against social inequality

published on : 20th October 2022

Kharge as Congress chief has to gear up to meet BJP challenge

Despite many allegations of lack of transparency and impropriety, the Congress organisational election has tossed the ball right into the BJP’s court.

published on : 20th October 2022

Not a dissident leader, says Tharoor

hough suffering defeat at the hands of Mallikarjun Kharge in the Congress presidential election, Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday said he was not a dissident candidate.

published on : 20th October 2022

Congress polls: A support Tharoor can never forget

Why did he support Tharoor risking even his political career? Raghavan has the answer.

published on : 20th October 2022
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