Congress to hold CWC meeting on 10 August at AICC headquarters in Delhi, finding new party chief likely to top agenda
The Congress Working Committee will meet on August 10 at the AICC headquarters in Delhi and will likely discuss the issue of leadership in the party.
Mamata Banerjee at TMC Martyrs' Day rally says BJP engaging in horse-trading everywhere, alleges pressure from central agencies
Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP-led central government of having won the 2019 Lok Sabha elections by cheating, using EVMs, CRPF and the Election Commission.
Three more FIRs for land grabbing registered against Azam Khan in Rampur, Samajwadi Party MP has 26 cases against him
The Uttar Pradesh government put the Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan's name on the government's anti-land mafia portal earlier this week.
Allahabad High Court adjourns hearing on plea challenging Narendra Modi's election from Varanasi; next hearing on 19 July
Tej Bahadur Yadav alleged that his nomination paper was wrongly rejected by the returning officer and requested the court to declare null and void Narendra Modi's election as Varanasi MP.
Delhi HC to hear AAP MLAs' pleas for recusal of Speaker from disqualification proceedings against them on 19 July
AAP MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj had on 10 June filed a petition seeking the disqualification of two MLAs under the anti-defection law for allegedly joining the BJP.
Congress brainstorms revamp of party structure in Uttar Pradesh; Priyanka Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia meet party secretaries
Congress is reportedly going to appoint a convener for each of the 12 assembly seats of Uttar Pradesh which will go for by-elections
Rahul Gandhi blames local leaders for Amethi defeat during Lok Sabha polls, says he will not abandon constituency
On his first visit here after losing the Lok Sabha seat, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Wednesday attributed his defeat to local leaders staying away from the people and assured he will not abandon the constituency, party functionaries said
Milind Deora quits as Mumbai Congress chief, hints at playing a national role to help 'stabilise party'
Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora on Sunday announced his resignation from the post and said he was looking forward to play a role at the national level.
West Bengal lynching: Main accused arrested in Jharkhand; Opposition targets BJP, TMC over communal politics
The victim, Sanaul Sheikh, was assaulted allegedly by some locals at Baishnabnagar Bazar in Malda district of West Bengal on 26 June after he was found stealing a bike.
Congress CMs' meet ends: Rahul Gandhi adamant on quitting, claim sources; hope he will stay, says Ashok Gehlot
Chief ministers of Congress-ruled states Monday urged Rahul Gandhi to continue as Congress president and expressed hope he will positively consider their request and take the right decision
Congress chief ministers to meet Rahul Gandhi today; Ashok Gehlot says they will own responsibility for Lok Sabha poll result
The chief ministers of Congress-ruled states will show their solidarity with party president Rahul Gandhi and own moral responsibility for the defeat in the Lok Sabha elections, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said ahead of the meeting on Monday
UP cabinet reshuffle 'on cards' says BJP; 3 ministers elected to Lok Sabha while an NDA ally was sacked for outburst against saffron party
A reshuffle in the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet headed by chief minister Yogi Adityanath is likely as three ministers won the Lok Sabha elections while one was sacked, BJP sources said. The three cabinet ministers who contested the Lok Sabha election and won are S P Singh Baghel from Agra, Rita Bahuguna Joshi from Allahabad and Satyadev Pachauri from Kanpur. Disgruntled minister and SBSP leader O P Rajbhar was sacked by the chief minister for his outburst against his NDA partner.
Chief ministers of Congress-ruled states to meet Rahul Gandhi tomorrow to request him to not resign as party chief
All the chief ministers of Congress-ruled states will meet Rahul Gandhi on Monday, urging him to take back his decision to resign from the post of party president. Rahul Gandhi, who became the party president in 2017, offered to step down from his post at the Congress Working Committee meeting on 25 May, taking the moral responsibility for the Congress' abysmal performance in the 17th General Elections. However, his resignation offer was unanimously rejected by the CWC.
Suspense prevails over Congress presidency as Rahul Gandhi skips topic on birthday; lack of clarity affecting morale, say party workers
In his first meeting with party workers after Congress' defeat in the Lok Sabha elections on his birthday, Rahul Gandhi left them under a cloud of suspense over the status of his presidency
Mamata excuses herself from party chiefs' meet tomorrow, asks Centre to prepare white paper on 'one nation, one election'
Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday excused herself from the scheduled meeting of Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the chiefs of political parties in Delhi on Wednesday, while asking the Centre to prepare a white paper on 'one nation, one election', instead of doing it 'hurriedly'
IPFT claims BJP workers attacked 'over 100' of its members in Tripura; saffron party says it 'doesn't believe in politics of violence'
The IPFT alleged that BJP workers were attacking its supporters after the Lok Sabha election. IPFT spokesperson Mangal Debbarma said the party will have to think of 'alternative ways' if the attacks continue. BJP spokesperson Ashok Sinha denied the allegations.
West Bengal violence: BJP worker shot dead by unidentified miscreants in Basirhat, party blames TMC for crime
A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker, named Saraswati Das, was allegedly shot dead by miscreants in Basirhat in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district. The BJP has claimed that Das, a housewife, was killed by 'TMC goons'.
Bengal violence: Mamata Banerjee alleges governor called meeting of political parties at the behest of BJP
Banerjee said the governor had also called her to take part in the meeting, but she declined as law and order was a state subject and "not the governor's".
Amit Shah to chair meeting of BJP national office-bearers, state presidents at party headquarters today
BJP president Amit Shah will preside over a meeting happening at national headquarters, of party's national office bearers and state presidents in New Delhi.
SP-BSP gathbandhan on ventilator due to development work of BJP govt at Centre, state, says UP deputy CM Dinesh Sharma
With fissures apparently appearing in the alliance of Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party, Uttar Pradesh deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma Monday said the 'gathbandhan' (of SP-BSP) is today "taking its last breath, and is on ventilator"