‘No apology’: Rahul takes swipe at Centre

Hitting out at BJP-led NDA government on five-years of demonetisation, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said that note-ban was a planned step by the government in the interests of its friends for which people there is no apology. Continue Reading

Illegally detained for 28 hours: Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said today that she had been illegally held indefinitely by the Uttar Pradesh government for 28 hours and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over a Union Minister’s son accused of running over farmers at a protest in Lakhimpur Kheri on Sunday. Continue Reading

Sidhu launches YouTube channel to ‘propel’ Punjab towards ‘revival’

Having remained incommunicado for nearly nine months, Congress MLA and former minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday announced the launch of his YouTube channel, describing it as a platform to “propel” Punjab towards “revival and renaissance”. Continue Reading

Priyanka slams BJP over Congress leaders’ detention in J&K

She asked whether it was a crime to speak to the media after the State unit of the Congress was prevented from addressing a press conference on Friday as police detained its chief spokesperson Ravinder Sharma and place its Jammu and Kashmir president Ghulam Ahmed Mir under house arrest. Continue Reading

Sonia Gandhi appointed interim Congress chief

Sonia Gandhi was on Saturday appointed as interim president of the Congress at a crucial meeting of the party’s working committee here, after Rahul Gandhi refused pleas by partymen to take back his resignation. Continue Reading

Congress leaders meet, new party president to be in place in a few days

The new Congress president will be appointed within the next few days after consultations with the State leaders of the party, sources said on Friday, ahead of the crucial CWC meeting. Continue Reading

What’s wrong with Congress? Should the party look beyond ‘Gandhi’ family?

“The travails people went through after demonetisation were forgotten. Congress should made it a bigger poll issue. And even Congress’ master plan NYAY was not well highlighted.” Continue Reading

2019 polls: Rahul files nomination from Amethi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi rode on the rooftop of a truck, flanked by sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, her husband Robert Vadra and her children Raihan and Miraya, as he moved on a narrow road in his constituency Amethi in Uttar Pradesh to file his nomination papers. Continue Reading