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Letter politics a sign of some leaders’ ‘frustration and weakness’, says Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar
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Letter politics a sign of some leaders’ ‘frustration and weakness’, says Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar

Senior Congress leaders, including Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kapil Sibal and Shashi Tharoor, had written to Sonia Gandhi, seeking organisational changes

'Sweeping changes' in Congress will be incomplete if party continues to piggyback on Nehru-Gandhi family
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'Sweeping changes' in Congress will be incomplete if party continues to piggyback on Nehru-Gandhi family

The last time voices of dissent emerged in Congress, three of its leaders broke away to form the Nationalist Congress Party

Sorry if we hurt Sonia Gandhi's feelings,' says Congress leader M Veerappa Moily
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Sorry if we hurt Sonia Gandhi's feelings,' says Congress leader M Veerappa Moily

One of the 23 senior Congress leaders to have sought urgent organisational reforms in Congress, Moily asserted Tuesday that they never questioned the interim Congress chief's leadership

Anand Sharma says letter to Sonia Gandhi was written with 'best interests of Congress in our hearts'
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Anand Sharma says letter to Sonia Gandhi was written with 'best interests of Congress in our hearts'

Several of the 23 Congress leaders who had voiced their concerns in the letter to Gandhi, asserted Tuesday that they were "not dissenters" but "proponents of revival" of the party

Sonia Gandhi to continue as Congress interim chief for now, says no ill-will towards dissenters
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Sonia Gandhi to continue as Congress interim chief for now, says no ill-will towards dissenters

The CWC also authorised the Congress president to bring about necessary organisational changes to tackle the challenges faced by the party.

'Find a new party chief,' Sonia Gandhi tells Congress after letter calls for 'sweeping changes'
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'Find a new party chief,' Sonia Gandhi tells Congress after letter calls for 'sweeping changes'

The letter by senior party leaders has sparked off an intense debate within the Congress, with some leaders backing the Gandhi family and others calling for change

Margaret Alva takes dig at Sachin Pilot, asks him if he is 'aspiring' to be PM by 45 years of age by joining BJP
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Margaret Alva takes dig at Sachin Pilot, asks him if he is 'aspiring' to be PM by 45 years of age by joining BJP

Veteran Congress leader also lashed out at Pilot over the timing of his rebellion and said when the entire country is fighting COVID-19 and China along the border standoff

India-China border conflict due to Narendra Modi govt's 'mismanagement and wrong policies', says Sonia Gandhi
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India-China border conflict due to Narendra Modi govt's 'mismanagement and wrong policies', says Sonia Gandhi

Addressing the meeting, Sonia also hit out at the government for "mercilessly" raising petrol and diesel prices for 17 consecutive days, even when global prices of crude oil were falling.

India-China border tension result of complete failure of foreign policy, says Rahul Gandhi; accuses Modi of betraying Army
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India-China border tension result of complete failure of foreign policy, says Rahul Gandhi; accuses Modi of betraying Army

Addressing the meeting of the Congress Working Committee, he said there has been a "complete and total failure" of foreign policy under the Modi government.

Sonia Gandhi says Centre acted ‘partially, miserly’ on Congress’ suggestions; accuses BJP of spreading virus of communal prejudice, hatred
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Sonia Gandhi says Centre acted ‘partially, miserly’ on Congress’ suggestions; accuses BJP of spreading virus of communal prejudice, hatred

Addressing a meeting of the Congress Working Committee, Gandhi said it should worry every Indian and her party will have to work hard to repair this damage.

'If we had talked with Jyotiraditya Scindia, compromise may have been possible': Congress' Rashid Alvi terms royal scion's exit 'damaging
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'If we had talked with Jyotiraditya Scindia, compromise may have been possible': Congress' Rashid Alvi terms royal scion's exit 'damaging

Senior Congress leader Rashid Alvi speaks with Firstpost about Jyotiraditya Scindia's exit from Congress and what it means for the party

Delhi High Court directs CBSE to provide long-term plan on conducting board exams in violence-hit areas
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Delhi High Court directs CBSE to provide long-term plan on conducting board exams in violence-hit areas

Delhi High Court said class 10 and 12 students, who have board examination centres in violence-hit northeast Delhi, need to be informed in one go about the schedule for the next 10 to 15 days and not on a piecemeal basis.

Congress Working Committee holds meeting to discuss Delhi violence; party leaders to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan to seek normalcy in National Capital
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Congress Working Committee holds meeting to discuss Delhi violence; party leaders to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan to seek normalcy in National Capital

Amid continued communal violence in parts of northeast Delhi that has claimed 17 lives, the Congress top leadership started deliberations on the issue at a meeting of its working committee on Wednesday

Resolving leadership issue key for Congress revival, need to dispel growing perception that party is adrift, says Shashi Tharoor
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Resolving leadership issue key for Congress revival, need to dispel growing perception that party is adrift, says Shashi Tharoor

The Congress must fix its leadership issues on top priority to address the growing perception among the people that the party is "adrift", senior leader Shashi Tharoor said.

'No leadership crisis in Congress': Anand Sharma defends party after senior leaders like Shashi Tharoor, Sandeep Dikshit demanded election for top post
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'No leadership crisis in Congress': Anand Sharma defends party after senior leaders like Shashi Tharoor, Sandeep Dikshit demanded election for top post

Senior spokesperson of the party Anand Sharma replied in the negative when asked whether there was a leadership crisis in the Congress

Congress Working Committee must hold leadership elections to energise workers and inspire workers, says Shashi Tharoor
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Congress Working Committee must hold leadership elections to energise workers and inspire workers, says Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor's appeal came in support of his party colleague and former MP Sandeep Dikshit's remarks that the the biggest challenge the party faces is the "leadership question".

Sonia Gandhi, at CWC meet in New Delhi, calls CAA a discriminatory and divisive law, claims NPR is 'disguised NRC'
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Sonia Gandhi, at CWC meet in New Delhi, calls CAA a discriminatory and divisive law, claims NPR is 'disguised NRC'

Addressing the Congress Working Committee meet, Sonia said thousands of young men and women, especially students have realized the"grave harm that implementation of the new citizenship law will cause

One in ten samples from major Indian rivers contaminated with heavy metals, as per a nationwide survey of surface water by CWC
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One in ten samples from major Indian rivers contaminated with heavy metals, as per a nationwide survey of surface water by CWC

The CWC cited population growth, rise in agricultural and industrial activities were are largely responsible for the heavy metal pollution.

'Need freedom to travel and meet locals, not an aircraft'; Rahul Gandhi 'takes up' Governor Satya Pal Malik's offer to facilitate Kashmir visit
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'Need freedom to travel and meet locals, not an aircraft'; Rahul Gandhi 'takes up' Governor Satya Pal Malik's offer to facilitate Kashmir visit

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi accepted Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik's offer to visit Kashmir and observe the situation, saying that he will visit the state along with a delegation of Opposition leaders

Sonia Gandhi's return as interim Congress chief demonstrates inability of party to survive without Gandhi glue
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Sonia Gandhi's return as interim Congress chief demonstrates inability of party to survive without Gandhi glue

The episode surrounding the naming of Sonia Gandhi as interim Congress chief demonstrates the absurd level of factional and personal rivalries within the party.