Double blow for Amarinder as close aides lose jobs

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 13:10

Chandigarh, Jan 21 In a matter of just 24 hours, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh suffered a double blow as two of his close aides in the government lost their jobs -- one bowing to the law of the land and the second one being forcibly sacrificed at the political altar.


PM Modi, Sushma Swaraj mislead nation on Doklam: Congress

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 13:18

New Delhi, Jan 18 The Congress on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj of misleading the nation over Chinese troops occupying Doklam plateau, saying Indian security and strategic interests have been compromised.


Congress confused on triple talaq: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 11:16

New Delhi, Jan 2 Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday attacked the Congress for its "confused" stand on the Triple Talaq Bill and wanted to know why it was sad while the Muslim women were happy.


PM never means what he says or says what he means: Rahul's dig Modi

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 23:10

New Delhi, Dec 27 Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the government made a climbdown over his remarks attacking former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, saying "PM never means what he says or says what he means".


BJP under Modi not unbeatable: Chidambaram

Sun, 12/24/2017 - 11:24

New Delhi, Dec 24 Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on lack of job creation and said jobs would be a critical factor in polls over the next 16 months, including the Lok Sabha election.


Rahul Gandhi to begin his Gujarat visit from Somnath Temple

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 23:42

New Delhi, Dec 22 Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who will be in Gujarat on Saturday to attend a review meeting to analyse the party's showing in the assembly elections, will start by visiting the Somnath Temple.


When celebrations turned sombre at Congress office

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 12:26

New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) The Congress headquarters in Delhi wore a deserted look on Monday after initial celebrations as it became clear that the party was set to lose in both the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections to the BJP.


A kiss on mother's forehead, a perfect farewell to Sonia Gandhi

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 23:22

New Delhi, Dec 16 As Sonia Gandhi handed over the charge of Congress President to her son Rahul Gandhi on a chilly Saturday morning admist fanfare and celebrations laced with mixed emotions, nothing could have been a more picture-perfect moment than the one in which he kissed his mother on her forehead.