Adamant Nepali Congress demands compensation to quake victims Jun 26, 1:51 pm
Kathmandu, June 26 (ANI): Nepali Congress, the main opposition party, today obstructed the Parliament meeting demanding Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli led-government to provide a lump sum of Rs. two lakh to earthquake victims to rebuild their houses.
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today attacked the Congress on the 41st anniversary of the Emergency, saying that dark day was a blot on the grand old party's history, adding Indira Gandhi had imposed the same solely because her position as the Prime Minister was then under threat.
Bengaluru, June 25 (ANI): With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy launching a series on attacks on political leaders and technocrats alike gaining massive criticism along the way, the Congress has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of backing Swamy, saying his silence on the Rajya Sabha MP clearly means he is agreeing with his controversial statements.
AAP shielding Mohaniya using 'emergency': Congress Jun 25, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Taking a strong exception to Dinesh Mohaniya for allegedly misbehaving with a group of women who had gone to him to complain about water crisis, the Congress on Saturday said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was comparing the arrest to an 'emergency-like' situation and using it like a shield.
Kathmandu, June 25 (ANI): Nepal's Legislature-Parliament meeting has been deferred until Sunday after the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) demanded that the government provide housing aid of Rs 200,000 to earthquake victims in one go, instead of in three tranches.
Congress downplays Kejriwal's referendum bid Jun 24, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): The Congress on Friday downplayed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's idea of calling for a referendum on full statehood and asserted that the latter must know that such concepts are alien to the Indian Constitution, while adding that he is a 'Aaropval' (Accuser) who keeps on innovating new excuses and allegations to deflect attention from governance.
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Accusing the present Modi Government of indulging in 'public tamashas', the Congress Party on Friday dubbed the BJP-led NDA government as 'desperate' and accused the saffron party of allowing India into the NSG elite group, saying this kind of hectic campaigning was not required.
'Opportunist' AAP has lost moral authority to speak about principled politics: Congress Jun 23, 11:46 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday trained guns at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) after a woman filed misbehaviour complaint against Sangam Vihar MLA Dinesh Mohania and said the 'opportunist' Arvind Kejriwal-led party has completely lost the moral authority to speak about principled politics.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 23 (ANI): Attempting to corner the government over Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's remarks on Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian, Congress leader Pramod Tiwari on Thursday said Swamy's criticism proves that the NDA government's economic policies have been a failure.
Congress govts acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to 'shahi damaad' Vadra: Haryana minister Jun 22, 4:34 pm
Chandigarh, June 22 (ANI): With the Enforcement Directorate (ED) reportedly issuing a notice to a firm allegedly linked to Robert Vadra in Rajasthan's Bikaner city, Haryana Cabinet Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law is a 'Shahi Damaad' (royal son-in-law), adding the governments of the grand old party in various states acted like 'land mafia' in allotting land to him in 'dowry'.
Congress calls for 'unbiased, transparent' probe after ED's notice to Vadra's company Jun 22, 12:02 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday called for an 'unbiased and transparent' probe in the matter related to Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) as part of its investigations into an alleged land scam in Bikaner, issued a notice to a firm allegedly linked to him.
Dombivli MLA's piglets rant shows BJP's mindset: Congress Jun 21, 6:44 pm
Mumbai (Maharashtra), June 21 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday dubbed as extremely unfortunate BJP MLA Ravindra Chavan's remark comparing Dalits with pigs and said this is a reflection of the saffron party's thinking with regard to the Hindu caste system as well as the Dalits in the country.
Water tanker scam: Congress downplays 'politically motivated' probe Jun 21, 12:18 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday Tuesday downplayed the Anti-Corruption Bureau's move to register an FIR against former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit in connection with the water tanker scam and said the 'politically motivated' inquiry is yet to come to its logistic conclusion.
'Dalit' Congress worker accuses Maken of hurling abuses Jun 20, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Congress worker Dharmpal Natkhat on Monday accused Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) president Ajay Maken of hurling abuses at him and alleged that the ill-treatment was meted out to him as he is a Dalit.
Dinesh Gundu Rao appointed working K'taka Congress president Jun 20, 2:57 pm
Karnataka, June 20 (ANI): After three days of deliberations in Delhi, the Siddaramaiah-led Congress government in Karnataka appointed Dinesh Gundu Rao as the working state party president.
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