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Rahul attacks Centre over intolerance, says divisive forces ruining nation's reputation

Rahul attacks Centre over intolerance, says divisive forces ruining nation's reputation

Sep 21,2017 , 08:30 AM IST | National
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government said that incumbently divisive politics is being practiced in India.
Aung San Suu Kyi playing second fiddle to Myanmar army: Cong on Rohingya crisis

Aung San Suu Kyi playing second fiddle to Myanmar army: Cong on Rohingya crisis

Sep 21,2017 , 08:24 AM IST | National
The Congress party on Thursday said that Myanmar State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi is playing second fiddle to the nation's army which has been accused of leveling atrocities on the Rohingyas.
'Politics of polarisation' a central challenge in India: Rahul Gandhi

'Politics of polarisation' a central challenge in India: Rahul Gandhi

Sep 20,2017 , 09:36 PM IST | National
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that the "politics of polarisation" was a "central challenge" in India and sections of the society, including the minority communities and tribals, do not feel part of the BJP's vision.
Former Gujarat CM Shankersinh Vaghela floats new 'political front', to contest all seats in Gujarat

Former Gujarat CM Shankersinh Vaghela floats new 'political front', to contest all seats in Gujarat

Sep 19,2017 , 10:09 PM IST | National
Former Gujarat Congress strongman Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday announced that he will lead a new political 'front' which will contest all seats in the upcoming assembly polls.
Congress lashes at BJP for exploiting militancy issue in Jammu and Kashmir

Congress lashes at BJP for exploiting militancy issue in Jammu and Kashmir

Sep 16,2017 , 10:02 PM IST | National
 Lashing out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government for growing incidents of violence in the Valley, Congress leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday said that the saffron party came to power by pitching militancy in the state, against the rest of the country.
Uttam appeals professionals to join Congress

Uttam appeals professionals to join Congress

Sep 16,2017 , 06:49 PM IST | Telangana
 "My entry into politics was accidental. As an Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter pilot, I had never imagined that someday I would enter politics. But I joined electoral politics, got elected as MLA for four terms and now I'm heading the Telangana unit of Indian National Congress," said Capt. N. Uttam Kumar Reddy on Saturday while appealing the professionals to join the Congress party.
Congress terms CBI probe in Ryan murder case as 'late decision'

Congress terms CBI probe in Ryan murder case as 'late decision'

Sep 16,2017 , 02:25 PM IST | National
A day after Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)-led investigation in Ryan International School murder case, the Congress party cornered the state government for taking the decision so late.
Congress to protest fuel price hike

Congress to protest fuel price hike

Sep 15,2017 , 04:50 PM IST | National
The Congress on Friday demanded withdrawal of central excise duties and other taxes on petrol and diesel and said it will hold a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here on Wednesday to press for this demand.
Congress questions viability of bullet train, decision to have Ahmedabad as launch station

Congress questions viability of bullet train, decision to have Ahmedabad as launch station

Sep 14,2017 , 07:57 PM IST | National
The Congress on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the launch of the bullet train and questioned him on its economic viability.
Sonia Gandhi greets nation on Hindi Diwas

Sonia Gandhi greets nation on Hindi Diwas

Sep 14,2017 , 02:48 PM IST | National
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday greeted the nation on the occasion of Hindi Diwas and said that the language is our nation's heritage and is respected across the length and breadth of the globe.
DUSU elections win 'one of the biggest for us', says Congress

DUSU elections win 'one of the biggest for us', says Congress

Sep 13,2017 , 09:14 PM IST | National
The Congress Party on Wednesday hailed National Students Union of India's (NSUI) win in the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections and termed it as one of their biggest.
Is Article 35A a solution in middle of turmoil in J&K: Congress

Is Article 35A a solution in middle of turmoil in J&K: Congress

Sep 12,2017 , 06:50 AM IST | National
The Congress on Monday said it would laud Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who is visiting Jammu and Kashmir "if he can achieve a solution", but wondered if Article 35A is a solution in the middle of "the delicate situation" in the state.
Congress corners Rajnath Singh over his visit to J-K

Congress corners Rajnath Singh over his visit to J-K

Sep 11,2017 , 08:35 AM IST | National
The Congress on Monday took on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh over his visit to Jammu and Kashmir in a bid to interact with delegations from the different sections of the society, citing that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is known to make 'fake promises'.
Congress to hold relay fast at Nerella

Congress to hold relay fast at Nerella

Sep 11,2017 , 03:05 AM IST | Telangana
Upping its ante over the alleged denial of treatment of Nerella victims in government as well as private hospitals in the city, the Congress decided to hold relay hunger-strike from September 15 in Nerella village.
Komatireddy bros create ruckus at Congress meet

Komatireddy bros create ruckus at Congress meet

Sep 10,2017 , 02:36 AM IST | Telangana
The ongoing differences among the Congress senior leaders came to the fore during the day-long training camp for Congress workers in Shamshabad on Saturday. Amid speculations that the Komatireddy brothers are likely to join the BJP soon, Nalgonda MLA Komatireddy Venkat Reddy and his brother MLC Rajagopal Reddy were not invited on to the stage.
Congress hold protest demanding salaries for Urdu Academy staff

Congress hold protest demanding salaries for Urdu Academy staff

Sep 06,2017 , 09:37 PM IST | Telangana
Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir on Wednesday announced Congress party's support to 177 Employees of  43 Urdu Computer Centers and 31 Urdu libraries who are agitating for release of salaries.
Rahul Gandhi to address gathering on Artifical Intelligence in US

Rahul Gandhi to address gathering on Artifical Intelligence in US

Sep 04,2017 , 09:48 PM IST | National
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is headed to the United States where he is likely to address a gathering on Artificial Intelligence (AI), the science of making machines that think like humans.
Trump to nominate new NASA chief next week

Trump to nominate new NASA chief next week

Sep 02,2017 , 09:55 AM IST | International
US President Donald Trump is expected to nominate House Representative Jim Bridenstine as NASA's new administrator as soon as September 5, the media reported.
Notes Ban 'Biggest Scam'; Congress Asks PM Modi To Apologise

Notes Ban 'Biggest Scam'; Congress Asks PM Modi To Apologise

Sep 01,2017 , 07:55 AM IST | National
 The Congress today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should apologise for demonetisation, describing it as the country's "biggest scam" which had inflicted "misery" on the people and dealt a "body blow" to the economy.

Government Circular On Rock Bands 'Very Funny': Congress

Aug 30,2017 , 07:26 AM IST | National
The Congress on Tuesday said the government circular asking IITs and central universities to host rock bands performing patriotic numbers was "very funny" and "insulting to the young people".
Two Meghalaya Independents supporting Congress regime join BJP

Two Meghalaya Independents supporting Congress regime join BJP

Aug 29,2017 , 08:57 AM IST | National
Two Independent legislators supporting the Congress-led Meghalaya United Alliance (MUA) government on Monday joined the BJP ahead of next year assembly elections.
Congress demands president's rule in Haryana post Panchkula

Congress demands president's rule in Haryana post Panchkula

Aug 26,2017 , 05:58 PM IST | National
Congress on Saturday demanded imposition of president's rule in Haryana a day after violence in the state claimed the lives of 29 people and injured over 200 following an adverse court verdict against self-styled god man Gurmeet Ram Rahim.
Dharna Chowk protest echoes in Delhi

Dharna Chowk protest echoes in Delhi

Aug 21,2017 , 11:05 PM IST | Telangana
Leaders of CPI, CPI(M), TDP and the Congress from Telangana faction here on Monday lashed out at the Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao for putting a ban on protests at Dharna Chowk near Indira Park in Hyderabad.
Not a reflection of whether accused is guilty or not: Congress on Col. Purohit's bail

Not a reflection of whether accused is guilty or not: Congress on Col. Purohit's bail

Aug 21,2017 , 03:07 PM IST | National
Hours after the Supreme Court granted bail to the 2008 Malegaon blast accused, Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit, the Congress on Monday said that the grant of bail is not the reflection of whether the accused is guilty or not guilty since the person is facing a trial.
Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan cries foul, says his convoy didn't crush anyone

Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan cries foul, says his convoy didn't crush anyone

Aug 21,2017 , 02:54 PM IST | National
Supaul's MP and Congress spokesperson Ranjeet Ranjan denied that his convoy crushed three people to death earlier in the day.
Cong asks Arun Jaitley to prove if demonetisation left terrorists fund-starved

Cong asks Arun Jaitley to prove if demonetisation left terrorists fund-starved

Aug 21,2017 , 10:46 AM IST | National
Highlighting the benefits of demonetisation, Jaitley reiterated that money which was earlier getting circulated outside the economy has come into the formal banking system.
Winning elections at any cost 'new normal' in politics, says EC; Congress urges for election finance reforms

Winning elections at any cost 'new normal' in politics, says EC; Congress urges for election finance reforms

Aug 18,2017 , 06:37 PM IST | National
"Democracy thrives when elections are free, fair and transparent. However, it appears to a cynical common man. We have been scripting narrative that places maximum premium on winning at all costs to the exclusion of ethical considerations.
Nitish belongs to BJP-United, not JD(U): Ghulam Nabi Azad

Nitish belongs to BJP-United, not JD(U): Ghulam Nabi Azad

Aug 17,2017 , 02:25 PM IST | National
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday launched a scathing attack at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and said he does not belong to the Janata Dal (United ) (JD(U)), but the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) (United).
How Ahmed Patel ruined Congress in Gujarat

How Ahmed Patel ruined Congress in Gujarat

Aug 17,2017 , 03:07 AM IST | Hans
Ahmed Patel may have managed to scrape through to Rajya Sabha in the hotly contested poll last fortnight in Gujarat but the Congress party is likely to be doomed in the forthcoming assembly polls at the end of this year.
Congress Denies Priyanka Gandhi Will Be Party's 'Working President'

Congress Denies Priyanka Gandhi Will Be Party's 'Working President'

Aug 15,2017 , 07:07 AM IST | National
The Congress on Monday rejected as "entirely false, baseless and fabrication" a news report that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra may be named the party's Working President.