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AA Edit | As election season begins, Kharge faces trial by fire

Mr Kharge’s first task will be to reintroduce the basics of democracy in the party and the first test will be to see if he goes for CWC poll

27 Oct 2022 10:32 PM

Mallikarjun Kharge, a Gandhi family loyalist, becomes new Congress president

While the Gandhis welcomed the new party chief, Tharoor complained of 'serious irregularities' in the conduct of the poll process in UP

19 Oct 2022 2:59 PM

Congress prez polls: Counting of votes begins in Kharge vs Tharoor contest

Congress central election authority chairman Mistry has expressed satisfaction with the party's presidential polls process

19 Oct 2022 11:43 AM

Congress presidential polls: Voting begins in Kharge vs Tharoor contest

Over 9,000 Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) delegates form the electoral college to pick the party chief in a secret ballot

17 Oct 2022 12:01 PM

Embrace change, show courage: Shashi Tharoor in final appeal to Congress electors

It does not matter who becomes president but what matters is that does the Cong and its workers have the courage to embrace change, he said

17 Oct 2022 10:39 AM


Anita Katyal | Tharoor runs a lively campaign; what if Sourav joins Trinamul?

Mr Kharge’s social media presence might have lagged behind Mr Tharoor’s but he made up for it with a slew of media interviews

16 Oct 2022 7:50 AM

Congress blows bugle for party president battle; Issues notification for polls

According to the notification, the process for filing nominations for the election will be held from September 24 to 30

22 Sep 2022 11:48 AM

Gehlot talks to Sonia about Congress prez poll; will meet Rahul today

Gehlot is expected to reach Kochi on Thursday and make a last-ditch effort to convince Rahul Gandhi to take over the reins of the party

22 Sep 2022 7:49 AM

Congress prez poll: AICC rejects demand for making electoral rolls public

Any party member can check the copy of the electoral rolls at any of the PCC offices, said AICC general secretary K C Venugopal

01 Sep 2022 9:25 AM

Rahul's elevation will help Modi make Congress-free India: Haryana CM

After the Congress announced party president election schedule, it became likely that Rahul Gandhi will be elected president unopposed.

20 Nov 2017 7:50 PM


Decks ready to elect Rahul as Cong prez; CWC meet tomorrow to decide date

The CWC will meet at Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's 10 Janpath residence at 10:30 am on November 20.

19 Nov 2017 10:18 AM

Congress shortens Rahul's path to top party post, elections to begin in Aug

The move to hand over the party’s leadership to Rahul has not been much appreciated by opposition leaders like Mamata Banerjee and Mayawati.

19 Jul 2017 10:14 AM