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

2019 general elections: Rahul files nomination for Wayanad seat

For the first time in his political career, Congress president Rahul Gandhi is contesting from beyond the Vindhyas. This morning, he filed his nomination papers to contest as the Congress candidate from Wayanad, in Kerala. Continue Reading

Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka to visit Tamilnadu this month: TNCC president

The political scene is hotting up with Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his sister and general secretary of Uttar Pradesh East, Priyanka Vadra, planning to visit Tamilnadu to address public meetings this month. According to reports, Rahul will be visiting the State twice in February.  Continue Reading