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Oct 04, 2019
Trouble for Congress as leaders allege corruption in ticket allocation; ex-Mumbai unit chief Sanjay Nirupam blames 'faulty' party structureThe Congress announced a list of 20 candidates on Thursday, which featured the names of Siddharam Mhetre from Akalkot and Aslam Sheikh from Malad West, both of whom considered joining the BJP on 30 September.
Sep 10, 2019
Urmila Matondkar quits Congress six months after joining party, cites 'petty in-house politics' in Mumbai unitMatondkar, who had contested from the North Mumbai constituency on a Congress ticket in the Lok Sabha 2019 polls, had taken on BJP veteran Gopal Shetty.
Sep 06, 2019
Congress' Eknath Gaikwad replaces Milind Deora as Mumbai unit's acting presidentThe Congress on Friday appointed Eknath Gaikwad as the acting president of Mumbai Regional Congress Committee, in place of Milind Deora who had resigned after the party's debacle in Lok Sabha election.
Jul 26, 2019
Eknath Gaikwad appointed Mumbai Congress working president; Milind Deora asks party workers to lend supportSources said Eknath Gaikwad's name was suggested by Milind Deora as part of a panel to lead the Congress Mumbai unit till state Assembly polls slated for the end of 2019.
Jul 09, 2019
Congress' Urmila Matondkar regrets 'unfortunate' leak of her letter criticising close aides of Sanjay NirupamActress-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar, who had unsuccessfully contested the Lok Sabha elections from Mumbai North seat as a Congress candidate.
Jul 07, 2019
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.
Jun 19, 2019
Milind Deora calls for debate on 'one nation, one election', says Centre must continue attempts to build consensusMilind Deora called for an inclusive and bipartisan approach to collate perspectives on this issue. "The government should also invite Indian intelligentsia, academics, organisations working on electoral reforms and students to collectively provide their perspectives on this issue," Deora said.
Apr 08, 2019
Hardik Patel slams BJP for using Pakistan issue in Lok Sabha poll campaign, says time to send Narendra Modi ‘back to Gujarat’Patidar leader from Gujarat, Hardik Patel, who recently joined the Congress, on Sunday mocked the BJP's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign, saying the ruling dispensation was raising the issues of Kashmir and Pakistan as it had nothing to speak about its performance.
Mar 28, 2019
Mumbai Congress chief Milind Deora says party's city unit has sought Lok Sabha ticket for Urmila MatondkarMatondkar joined the Congress Wednesday after meeting party president Rahul Gandhi.
Mar 26, 2019
Milind Deora replaces Sanjay Nirupam as Mumbai Congress chief: Will this end party's woes in the city?However, Congress in Mumbai is facing a big challenge of not just ensuring that they at least win a couple of seats after the drubbing received in the last general election, but also in keeping the cadre together with repeated reports of infighting emerging from the camp.