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The battle for Varanasi is over

Congress’ decision of not fielding Priyanka Gandhi has ended any kind of contest for the seat.

25 Apr 2019 4:03 PM

Discontent brewing in Varanasi

Mounds of rubble greet you as you try and locate the famous Vishwanath Gali leading to the temple.

25 Apr 2019 3:41 AM

What is Hinduism? Congress gives lessons

The video in Hindi goes on to quote the Upanishads to say that the Hindu religion teaches humanity and peace.

10 Apr 2019 1:51 AM

Dreams of Delhi, but the pitch remains local

The TDP has also tried to woo farmers with the promise of free power for 12 hour and interest free loans.

07 Apr 2019 12:27 AM

Congress focuses on poor, farmers, jobs, sedition law in manifesto

The Congress would also request state governments to fill nearly 20 lakh vacancies in their departments.

03 Apr 2019 1:44 AM


Congress will announce mega publicity campaign soon

The campaign came as a riposte to the Bharatiya Janata Party’s publicity blitz of “Main Bhi Chowkidar” (I too am a Chowkidar).

01 Apr 2019 2:37 AM

Rahul Gandhi to fight second seat in South: Kerala’s Wayanad

Congress sources, however, said the decision was taken due to the South’s importance in rejuvenating the party.

01 Apr 2019 2:06 AM

‘Rajiv Gandhi was more of a tinkerer, Rahul Gandhi is more of a thinker’

Pitroda, who has worked with both Rajiv Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, says that while the former was more of a “tinkerer”, the son is a “thinker”.

31 Mar 2019 2:37 AM

Rahul game changer: Rs 6,000 monthly income for poor

The scheme would be a part of the Congress manifesto which will be released on April 2 here.

26 Mar 2019 2:22 AM

Congress launches online campaign against ‘fake news’

The campaign against “fake news” was kicked off by the Twitter handle, @STFUIndianMedia.

24 Mar 2019 4:29 AM


Sharad Pawar bid to broker Congress-AAP deal

Alliance in grey zone; Rahul will have to take a call on pact with Kejriwal.

20 Mar 2019 1:00 AM

Cong’s West Bengal Lok Sabha list of 11 out

The CPI(M)-led Left Front has already announced the names of 25 candidates from the state, leaving 17 for the Congress.

19 Mar 2019 5:49 AM

Congress president, Sitaram Yechury to solve alliance issues

The argument given by the leaders was that both the seats were Congress strongholds.

07 Mar 2019 12:40 AM

‘People are very concerned... two big issues are demonetisation and GST’

Rajya Sabha MP Rajiv Gowda, emerges as an important cog in his party’s war machine.

26 Feb 2019 2:17 AM

Congress sets up task force on security, slams Modi

Surjewala also accused BJP president Amit Shah of “politicisation of terrorism” in his speech in Assam on Sunday.

22 Feb 2019 6:29 AM


Anti-BJP front may be called People’s Progressive Alliance

Decision taken as UPA had come to be associated with graft: Sources.

20 Feb 2019 3:07 AM

Special law on hate crime, urban job scheme to figure in CMP

A perusal of the draft shows that the Opposition parties would not shy away from contentious issues.

16 Feb 2019 1:53 AM

Oppn to fight in states, form pact for LS: Mamata Banerjee

In case of a hung verdict, the general practice is that the President calls the group or party which emerges as the single largest bloc in the LS.

15 Feb 2019 1:48 AM

N Chandrababu Naidu hopes Congress will draw AP votes away from Jagan

Andhra Pradesh has 25 Lok Sabha seats and 175 Assembly berths.

13 Feb 2019 2:20 AM

‘What does triple talaq bring to the table? Just criminalisation?’

In an interview with Sreeparna Chakrabarty, Ms Dev says she is crystal clear that there should be no criminalisation.

10 Feb 2019 6:47 AM