Bhopal, Apr. 20 (ANI): The Congress on Sunday maintained that the 'Kisan Rally', which took place in the national capital earlier in the day, was the grand old party fighting for the rights of the farmers with respect to the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, adding that the event was not linked to the elections.
Yechury's leadership will give CPI (M) 'a new direction': Congress Apr 19, 10:12 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Congress leader P.L. Punia on Sunday said the Communist Party of India (Marxist) will head in a new direction with the elevation of an 'extremely capable' Sitaram Yechury as the party's general secretary.
'Anti-farmers' BJP calling Kisan Rally a flop show an insult to farming community: Congress Apr 19, 9:26 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): The Congress leader P.L. Punia on Sunday hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for calling the Kisan Rally a flop show and said that the ruling party's remarks are an insult to the farming community.
Imphal, Apr. 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday urged the people of the north-eastern states to become Congress-free by giving Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre a chance to develop the region.
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday welcomed the elevation of Sitaram Yechury as the general secretary of the Communist Party of India (Marxist), saying the latter has contributed immensely to the parliamentary functioning.
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Taking potshots at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for dubbing Rahul Gandhi's presence at the Kisan Rally as his 're-launch', the Congress Party on Sunday said the farmers are continuously being 'harassed' by the government and added that the government's Land Acquisition Bill has become a 'casualty'.
'Weather and PM Modi have hit farmers hard': Congress Apr 19, 7:19 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday alleged that adverse weather conditions and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have hit the farmers hard.
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government at the Centre is for the poor and underprivileged.
'Wounded' farmers have strengthened Congress' resolve to take on Modi, says Sonia Gandhi Apr 19, 1:21 pm
New Delhi, Apr.19 (ANI): Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday praised farmers for attending the Kisan Rally organized at the Ram Lila Ground outside the walled city of Old Delhi, saying their presence in such large numbers had strengthened her and the party's resolve to take on the NDA regime and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of the Land Acquisition Bill as well as on other anti-poor policies.
Rahul Gandhi has always championed cause of farmers': Congress Apr 19, 11:16 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Congress Member of Parliament Deepender Hooda on Sunday said party vice president Rahul Gandhi has always championed the cause of farmers and always guided the party to fight for the rights of the poor.
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Preparations are in full swing for the Congress Party's "Zameen Waapasi" Kisan Rally being held at the Ramlila Ground here today amid tight security.
Congress accuses money-minded BJP of working for corporates Apr 18, 9:54 pm
Somnath, Apr. 18 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday condemned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Poonamben Madam's indecent gesture to shower money on the crowd during the 'Ahir' festival in Gujarat and said that it reflected the 'character' of the representatives of the ruling party.
New Delhi, Apr. 18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday alleged that the Congress had introduced the Land Bill against the farmers in favour of private companies and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government is committed to safeguard farmers' interests.
BJP won't ally with Congress: Amit Shah Apr 18, 6:28 pm
Nagaland, Apr. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Saturday categorically stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre would never ally with the opposition Congress.
Congress to hold 'Kisan Rally' tomorrow Apr 18, 6:17 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 18 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi will address a 'Kisan Rally' here on Sunday during which they are expected to target the BJP-led government at the Centre over the Land Acquisition Bill.
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