Tag: Sonia Gandhi

Congress ‘getting weaker’, G-23 leaders meet in Jammu to ‘strengthen party’

Senior Congress leaders Kapil Sibal and Anand Sharma on Saturday stated that the G-23 or the group of 23 dissenting leaders are seeing the Congress...

Congress: Leaders should display their loyalty to party by campaigning in poll-bound states: Congress

The Congress on Saturday said the leaders in the “Group of 23” are respectable partymen in whom it took pride, but advised them to make...

Sonia Gandhi writes to PM over rising fuel prices, says they are at ‘historic, unsustainable’ high

Writing to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over “spiralling” fuel and gas prices, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Sunday accused the government of “profiteering” off “people’s...

agri laws: Violence during tractor rally has stained farm protest: Sanjay Raut

Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Tuesday condemned the violence during a tractor rally taken out by farmers in Delhi as national shame which...

Showdown in CWC; change-seekers seek elected CEC, parliamentary board

New Delhi: A virtual meeting of the Congress Working Committee witnessed heated exchanges on Friday after ‘change seekers’ implicitly demanded revival of the all-powerful Congress...

New Congress chief in June: CWC after spat | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) overpowered resistance from a group of seniors to set June-end as the deadline for electing a full-time party...

Sonia Gandhi slams government over fuel price hike & farmer stir, says country standing at crossroads

NEW DELHI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday attacked the Modi government over the ongoing farmer agitation and the hike in fuel prices, and said...

Prevailing situation in India like during British rule: Sonia | India News

NEW DELHI: In a sharp attack on the Modi government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday said that the prevailing situation in the country was akin...

Why Rahul Gandhi skipped Congress 136th foundation day event | India News

NEW DELHI: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi’s absence at the party’s 136th Foundation Day celebrations triggered a row on Monday. While senior party leaders defended their...

Manmohan was preoccupied with saving coalition, Modi autocratic in 1st term: Pranab Mukherjee in memoirs | India News

NEW DELHI: Manmohan Singh was preoccupied with saving his coalition during his second stint while Narendra Modi was “autocratic” in his first term as Prime...

Rahul Gandhi leading from front, meeting leaders of poll bound states | India News

NEW DELHI: Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi has become proactive in the party activities these days by participating in important meetings for poll preparedness in...

After Ahmed Patel: Can the Gandhis pull Congress out of the mess?

Amid the observations that the passing of Congress leader Ahmed Patel was an irreparable loss to the party, it was forgotten how its fortunes had...

Ahmed Patel: The defender departs when crisis-torn Congress needs him most

New Delhi: It’s a coincidence that Ahmed Patel and Tarun Gogoi died in the span of three days. Both were handpicked by prime minister and...

Ahmed Patel: Sonia Gandhi’s top lieutenant and key Congress strategist | India News

NEW DELHI: Ahmed Patel, a staunch loyalist of Nehru-Gandhi family and Congress Party‘s top strategist, died in a Gurugram hospital on Wednesday due to multi-organ...

View: If appointing a new people that favours Congress looks difficult, it should change itself

…The people/ Had forfeited the confidence of the government/ And could win it back only/ By redoubled efforts./ Would it not be easier/ In that...

PM Modi led ‘Trends’ across social media, BJP topped engagement in Aug-Oct: Report

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to be the most popular politician on the social media in the country as he led the highest...

‘Anyone gets any post’: Now, Azad criticises Cong functioning after poll debacle | India News

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader and member of the G23 group of dissenters Ghulam Nazi Azad has again raised questions over the party’s functioning and...

Special AICC panel may discuss Bihar debacle, internal rumblings | India News

NEW DELHI: The special AICC committee to assist Congress President Sonia Gandhi is likely to meet on Tuesday in the wake of the fresh setback...

AICC brass now faces poaching plots in Bihar

NEW DELHI: Congress’ poor show in the Bihar polls has triggered internal warnings that many of its 19 leaders who have been elected may have...

Team Rahul angry, but others smile at Barack Obama rating

New Delhi: Barack Obama’s description of Rahul Gandhi has left the crisis-torn and faction ridden Congress camps in visible anger as well as in “we-told-you-so”...

Sonia Gandhi sends congratulatory letters to Biden, Harris, hails their electoral triumph | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Sunday congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden on his electoral triumph, with party chief Sonia Gandhi saying his measured speeches during...

President, PM, Sonia congratulate Biden, Harris on US poll win | India News

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi along with other Indian leaders congratulated Joe Biden on his US...

Opposition ruled states likely to take a stand against Cenre’s GST shortfall settlement plans

NEW DELHI: The opposition-ruled states are likely to take a common stand on Goods and Services Tax (GST) shortfall compensation following the Centre’s decision to...

Unhappy with Farm Bills, Punjab government set to pass its own version during special session

NEW DELHI: The Punjab government is set to get the ongoing two-day special assembly session to pass its own version of farm Bills, projected as...

Rahul Gandhi should be called Rahul Lahori, is he trying to contest polls in Pakistan? Asks Sambit Patra | India News

NEW DELHI: Soon after Congress leader Shashi Tharoor’s criticism of the Union government on its handling of Covid-19, condition of Muslims and treatment meted to...