Congress

After Show cause, Mellowed Rajasthan Cong Leaders Reaffirm Support For Party’s High Command

As showcause notices were shot off to the Congress leaders in Rajasthan following a rebellious move by MLAs supporting CM Ashok Gehlot, they are figuring out how to respond to them even as they reaffirm their support for the party's high command while taking a mellowed stance.

‘Acts Of Gross Indiscipline’: Congress Issues Notices To 3 Gehlot Loyalists

In the show cause notices to Rajasthan cabinet minister Shanti Dhariwal, party chief whip Mahesh Joshi and Rajasthan Tourism Development Council (RTDC) chairman Dharmendra Rathore, the Congress dubbed their actions as an "act of grave indiscipline".

Scripted Or Fluke? Gehlot Gets Clean Chit In Maken’s 9-page Report

Rajasthan Chief minister Ashok Gehlot gets a clean chit for the Rajasthan fiasco from the party’s state in-charge, Ajay Maken.

Rajasthan: Gehlot Camp Scrambles Into Damage Control Mode

Two days after a political drama was played out in Rajasthan, Congress MLAs belonging to CM Ashok Gehlot camp scrambled into damage control mode

Cong Prez Elections: Party Treasurer Pawan Bansal Takes Nomination Form As ‘Supporter’

In another intriguing twist to the Congress Presidential election that is set to take place after a gap of almost 21 years, it has come to the fore that senior party leader, party treasurer, and former Railway Minister Pawan Bansal has also taken nomination forms “as a supporter” for someone who wants to contest for …

Cong Prez Poll: Question Mark Over Gehlot’s Nomination, Tharoor Garners Support

Prominent Congress leader Shashi Tharoor looks to emerge as the front runner for the Congress Presidential Election amid the Rajasthan political storm. Sources close to the former UN diplomat have revealed to The New Indian that Tharoor has garnered support from over nine states and has got the signatures of close to 50 delegates. This revelation puts to …

ED Grills Partha’s Son-In-Law In Bengal Teachers Recruitment Scam

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) grilled Kalyanmoy Bhattacharya, the son-in-law of suspended Trinamool Congress minister Partha Chatterjee, in connection with the probe into SSC recruitment scam. The ED started questioning Kalyanmoy on Monday morning and it lasted till late at night. Kalyanmoy, who lives in New York, reached Kolkata on Saturday immediately after receiving the second …

Rajasthan Crisis: Maken, Kharge Brief Sonia; To Submit Written Report

A day after the high drama in Rajasthan, Rajasthan Congress in-charge Ajay Maken and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge met party interim chief Sonia Gandhi on Monday.

Gehlot Supporters Adamant As Political Crisis Deepens In Rajasthan

The ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan has threatened to derail the Congress's dream of revival, and may have broader implications at the national level, as Ashok Gehlot supporters were adamant in their choice of candidate for Rajasthan Chief minister.