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Forget crowdfunding, K’taka Cong leader goes ‘begging’ to build party office

By N. B. HombalBengaluru, Nov. Nov 23 | Frustrated over not getting required support from the state Congress leaders, a former Congress...

India needs new direction as ‘storytellers’ BJP, Cong have flopped: KCR

Hyderabad, Nov 23 | Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday said that India needs a new direction as both BJP and Congress...

CBI arrests ex-Karnataka Cong minister Baig in ponzi scam (2nd Ld)...

Bengaluru, Nov 22 | In a swift development after a day-long questioning, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) arrested former Karnataka Congress minister Roshan...

Veteran T’gana Cong leader Sarve Satyanarayana ditches party

Hyderabad, Nov 21 | At a time when Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi are camping in Goa for good health, veteran Telangana Congress leader...

Cong to conduct digital voting for party President elections

New Delhi, Nov 20 | The Congress Central Election Authority (CEA) headed by Madhusudan Mistry is preparing to conduct digital elections for the post...

Cong flays Centre over DA freeze for CPSUs’ staff

New Delhi, Nov 20 | The Congress on Friday flayed the Centre over the decision to freeze the additional Dearness Allowance of central public...

Venugopal’s rise in Cong forces faction leaders in Kerala to rethink

By Sanu V.GeorgeThiruvananthapuram, Nov 20 | The Congress party in Kerala has always been a divided house, with each of the senior leaders trying...

Cong agenda ‘separatist’ in J&K, ‘communal’ in Assam: Minister

Guwahati, Nov 19 | The Congress is actively playing with a "dangerous separatist agenda" in Jammu and Kashmir and following "communal agenda" in Assam...

Yogi asks Cong to explain its stand on ‘Gupkar Gang’

Lucknow, Nov 19 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday attacked the Congress for its double standards on the Kashmir issue and...

Under attack from BJP, Cong caught at crossroads in J&K DDC...

New Delhi, Nov 18 | The Congress said on Tuesday that it's not part of the Gupkar alliance, but is contesting the district development...

Delhi Cong takes out Kisan Adhikar Yatra against farm laws

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Delhi Congress on Wednesday took out a Kisan Adhikar Tractor Yatra to protest against the recently enacted farm laws...

Cong’s internal rift simmers: Dissenters meet post Bihar debacle

New Delhi, Nov 18 | A Congress dissenters group of 23 met following the Bihar results to take a final call in the ongoing...

Cong split open on RCEP: Key leaders differ

New Delhi, Nov 18 | Congress continues to be split wide open on the RCEP issue with different leaders taking different postures on whether...

K’taka Cong MLA accuses partymen of conspiring against him

Bengaluru, Nov 17 | Pulikeshinagar Congress MLA Akhanda Srinivasa Murthy, whose house was gutted in Bengaluru riots, on Tuesday reiterated his demand that his...

B’luru riots: Police arrest key aide of Cong leaders on the...

Bengaluru, Nov 16 | The Bengaluru Central Crime Branch police have arrested a person for allegedly giving shelter to former Bengaluru Mayor R. Sampath...

BJP questions Cong for its support to Gupkar alliance

New Delhi, Nov 16 | The BJP on Monday lashed out at the Congress party for extending its support to the Gupkar alliance in...

Haryana’s Cong leader booked for cow slaughter in UP

Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Nov 16 | A case of cow slaughter has been filed against former Haryana Minister and Congress leader Nirmal Singh in...

Goa Cong spokesperson resigns citing ‘disunity’

Panaji, Nov 15 | Goa Congress spokesperson and minority cell chairman Urfan Mulla on Sunday resigned from his posts, alleging that the party cares...

‘Anushka’s dog Virat’: Cong leader Udit Raj defends Kohli against trolls

New Delhi, Nov 15 | Congress leader Udit Raj defended India skipper Virat Kohli after he was trolled on Twitter and even called Anushka's...

K’taka Cong dares BJP to arrest ex-Mayor named in Bluru riots

Bengaluru, Nov 14 | The Karnataka leader of opposition, Siddaramaiah, on Saturday countered the ruling BJP by asking what the state police were doing...

Cong says no comments, party leaders attack Obama

New Delhi, Nov 13 | After Rahul Gandhi was referred to as a 'nervous' leader by former US President Barack Obama in his book,...

B’luru police issue NBW against Cong leader absconding for a month

Bengaluru, Nov 12 | The Bengaluru Central Crime Branch police have issued a non-bailable warrant (NBW) against former Mayor and Congress leader R. Sampat...

After bypoll debacle, BJP, Cong to revisit strategy in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Nov 11 | Rattled by BJD's clean sweep in the Odisha bypolls, the BJP and Congress on Wednesday said that they would discuss...

Cong not happy with low strike rate, says Bihar Cong chief

Patna, Nov 11 | Facing criticism over its lower strike rate, Madan Mohan Jha, Congress state president of Bihar admitted he isn't satisfied...

Cong got 19 of 70 contested, leading to Grand Alliance’s loss

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The Congress contested on 70 seats in the Bihar Assembly polls, but could win only 19 seats which led...

K’taka BJP wrests Bluru and Siraassembly seats from Cong and JD(S)...

Bengaluru, Nov 10 | The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has wrested both Rajarajeshwari Nagar (RR Nagar) and Sira assembly constituencies in Karnataka taking...

K’taka Cong, JD(S) accept defeat, vow to bounce back

Bengaluru, Nov 10 | After suffering a crushing defeat in both constituencies in Karnataka, Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president, D. K. Shivakumar on...

Goa Cong takes railway tracks doubling protest to K’taka

Panaji, Nov 10 | The Congress in Goa on Tuesday escalated its protest against the ongoing expansion of the South Western Railway (SWR) track...

MP: Narottam Mishra celebrates with sweets, takes dig at Cong

Bhopal, Nov 10 | Sweets are being distributed as celebratory slogans fill up the air here in the Madhya Pradesh capital at the BJP...

Cong will disintegrate more in coming days: BJP MP Amin

Gandhinagar Nov 10 | Former Congress leader and BJP parliamentarian Narhari Amin said that he is confident that the BJP will win all eight...

1st trend in MP bypoll shows BJP ahead in 9, Cong...

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Initial trend in Tuesday's counting of the Madhya Pradesh bypolls showed the ruling BJP clearly ahead of the Congress.The...

Gujarat by-polls: BJP takes lead on 7 seats, Cong 1 (Lead)

Gandhinagar, Nov 10 | The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday gained an early lead in the by-polls in Gujarat as it took...

Guj bypolls: BJP leads in 4, Cong 1 in early trends

Gandhinagar, Nov 10 | The counting of votes for the eight Assembly seats was underway in Gujarat on Tuesday amid tight security and Covid-19...

Wary Cong deploys 2 leaders in Bihar to stall poaching bids

New Delhi, Nov 9 | Wiser after the Madhya Pradesh and the Rajasthan experiences, the Congress has deployed party leaders Randeep Singh Surjewala and...

Pinarayi Vijayan’s development of Kerala is a bluff: Cong

Kozhikode (Kerala) Nov 6 | The Congress party on Friday called Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's claims about the development of Kerala under him as...

Cong seeks Kodiyeri Balakrishnan’s resignation after ED raids

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 4 | The Congress on Wednesday demanded the resignation of Kerala CPI-M state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan from his post following the raids...

Rebel Cong MLA seeks probe into party trust

Lucknow, Nov 3 | The woes of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh seem to be mounting by the day.After former Congress MP Annu Tandon...

BJP candidate included 42k fake voters in RR Nagara: K’taka Cong

Bengaluru, Nov 3 | Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president, D.K. Shivakumar has alleged that the ruling BJP candidate N. Muniratna had included 42,000 fake...

Sona Mohapatra reacts to Kerala Cong chief’s statement on women

Mumbai, Nov 2 | Singer Sona Mohapatra has reacted to the controversial statement that Kerala Congress Chief Mullapally Mamachandran recently made about regarding women."We...

Cong for probe by SC Judge into MLAs’ resignations in Gujarat

New Delhi, Nov 2 | A day ahead of the bypolls for 8 Gujarat Assembly seats, the Congress on Monday demanded an inquiry by...

Voters rooting for Grand Alliance, Tejashwi will be CM: Cong MLA

Patna, Nov 2 | Congress MLA and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's son-in-law Chiranjeev Rao claimed on Monday that the wind was blowing in favour...

Goa Cong to back stir against Centre’s ‘anti-environment’ projects (Ld)

Panaji, Oct 31 | The Goa Congress Legislature Party (CLP) on Saturday resolved to back agitations against three Central government projects related to railways,...

K’taka bypolls: Cong, BJP, JD(S) promise to bring water to Sira

By N.B. HombalSira (Karnataka), Oct 30 | Water seems to have always played a major role in deciding the fate of the candidates in...

Cong leader among 2 killed in cylinder blast in UP

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 30 | A local Congress leader Asim Khan and another person were killed and seven others injured in a fire...

Cong compares Munger incident with Jallianwala firing

New Delhi, Oct 28 | The Congress on Wednesday flayed the Bihar government while comparing the Munger incident with the Jallianwala Bagh massacre and...

K’taka BJP supporters raise pro-Modi slogans at Cong rally

Bengaluru, Oct 28 | A group of youths continuously targeted Karnataka Leader of the opposition, Siddaramaiah's poll rally in Rajarajeshwari Nagar constituency by raising...

Cong writes to Guv about Gujarat minister’s remarks on funds

Gandhinagar, Oct 27 | The Congress in Gujarat has written a letter to Governor Acharya Devvrat about a BJP minister saying in presence of...

BJP luring Cong legislators with money power, alleges Kamal Nath

Bhopal, Oct 26 | In Madhya Pradesh, the head of the Congress unit and former chief minister Kamal Nath has accused the BJP of...

Cong wants to repeat ‘Alpesh Thakor moment’ in Gujarat by-polls

New Delhi/Ahmedabad, Oct 26 | The Congress had defeated rebel Alpesh Thakor in the by-polls in October last year and wants to repeat the...

Cong MLA in MP resigns from Assembly, joins BJP

Bhopal, Oct 25 | With just a few days left for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly bypolls, Congress MLA Rahul Lodhi from Damoh on Sunday...

Business

SWR flags off first export NMG rake to B’desh from B’luru

Bengaluru, Nov 25 | South Western Railway's (SWR) Divisional Railway Manager, Ashok Kumar Verma, on Tuesday flagged off the first export-bound New Modified Goods...