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Congress terms posters demanding Rahul's resignation 'a plot against the party'  Mar 1, 9:24 am
Kanpur, Mar. 1 (ANI): Condemning the poster demanding the resignation of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, party leader and former Kanpur MP Sriprakash Jaiswal on Sunday said the act was a conspiracy against the party.
Congress needs services of both Sonia and Rahul: Ashwani Kumar  Feb 27, 6:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Congress leader Ashwani Kumar said on Friday that the grand old party needs services of both Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the current scenario, which he termed as a 'difficult juncture'.
Congress hits back at BJP after PM Modi's MNREGA criticism  Feb 27, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): The Congress on Friday dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's criticism of its flagship Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) scheme as 'political vendetta' by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Centre.
MNREGA epitome of Congress' failure: PM Modi  Feb 27, 4:38 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday ridiculed the Congress by saying he would never end the party's flagship Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA), as it was the epitome of the former's failure.
Special juvenile police units to be set up under JJ Act  Feb 27, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has, in a written reply to parliament, informed that the government proposes to set up special juvenile police units in every district and city under Section 63(3) of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2000.
NDA regime perpetrating agrarian crisis by failing to import urea: Congress MP Patel  Feb 27, 2:21 pm
New Delhi, Feb.27 (ANI): Expressing concern over the shortage of urea contributing not only to the ongoing agrarian crisis in the country, but also turning out to be a law and order problem, Congress Member of Parliament from Gujarat and key aide of party president Sonia Gandhi Ahmed Patel on Friday questioned the NDA Government's decision to raise railway freight charges for fiscal 2015-16, as also the latter's continued reluctance to import Urea.
Congress to protest against Land Acquisition Ordinance  Feb 23, 7:01 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday said that his party would very soon stage a protest against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government for amending the Land Acquisition Act
Rahul Gandhi likely to skip first week of Budget Session  Feb 23, 11:56 am
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will not be present in the first week of the Budget Session of Parliament.
Naidu seeks Congress' cooperation for smooth functioning of Budget session  Feb 23, 10:55 am
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said that he has sought the cooperation of the Congress over a meeting with party president Sonia Gandhi for smooth functioning of the parliament ahead of the Budget session.
'My priority is to work for Bihar's development': Nitish Kumar  Feb 22, 8:58 pm
Patna, Feb. 22 (ANI): Nitish Kumar, who was sworn-in as the Bihar Chief Minister on Sunday, said that his priority is to work for the state's development.
Anna to flag off 'padayatra' against land acquisition ordinance   Feb 20, 11:01 am
New Delhi, Feb. 20 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Friday arrived at the Gandhi Ashram in Palwal, Haryana, where he will flag off the 'padayatra' against the land acquisition ordinance.
Pak says boat incident ruptured 'India's veil of being peaceful' post 'Indian DIG Coast Guard gaffe'  Feb 19, 11:32 am
Karachi, Feb 19 (ANI): Taking notice of reports that India's DIG Coast Guard admitted that he ordered a Pakistani boat to be blown up, Pakistani Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has said that the incident has ruptured "India's veil of being a peaceful country of the region."
Universal Syrian Orthodox Church head to visit Delhi  Feb 16, 6:12 pm
New Delhi, Feb.16 (ANI): The Supreme Head of the Universal Syrian Orthodox Church, Moran Mor Ignatius Aphrem-II, will be isiting New Delhi and will call on President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi as part of a two-day mission for global peace.
Sri Lanka's President pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi  Feb 16, 10:53 am
New Delhi, Feb.16 (ANI): Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena who is on a four-day official trip to India visited Raj Ghat to pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi at the final resting place of the Father of the Nation here on Monday.
Health Minister reviews preparedness of Gujarat on H1N1  Feb 11, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 11 (ANI): Union Health Minister J P Nadda chaired a high level meeting to review preparedness of Gujarat for H1N1 and to discuss various health issues, at Gandhinagar.
Sonia, Rahul congratulate Kejriwal on winning Delhi polls  Feb 10, 1:29 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday congratulated Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal for his party's victory in the Delhi Assembly polls.
Arvinder Singh Lovely resigns after Delhi polls debacle  Feb 10, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee chief Arvinder Singh Lovely has reportedly tendered his resignation to Congress President Sonia Gandhi after the party's disastrous performance in the assembly elections.
Delhi polls: Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra cast votes  Feb 7, 5:10 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Congress party president Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and husband Robert Vadra cast their votes at a polling booth in New Delhi on Saturday.
Delhi polls: Sonia Gandhi casts her vote  Feb 7, 10:27 am
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday cast her vote for the ongoing assembly elections in the national capital. She, however, refused to be drawn into speculations over the result of the polls.
Delhi polls: Sonia Gandhi calls meeting of Congress leaders  Feb 6, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi has called for a meeting of her party leaders this evening at her 10 Janpath residence to assess the political situation in Delhi, a day before the capital city goes to polls.
TMC questions PM's 'leucoplast' silence on Obama's comment  Feb 6, 1:52 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Asserting that U.S. President Barack Obama has left no room for any kind of misinterpretation with his remark that acts of religious intolerance in India would have shocked Mahatma Gandhi, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Friday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'leucoplast' silence on this matter.
'Obama preaching Gandhi to people who've internalised Godse's soul': Congress  Feb 6, 12:36 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): In a thinly veiled attack at the government, the Congress Party on Friday said U.S. President Barack Obama was preaching Gandhi to people who have internalised the soul of Nathuram Godse.
'Obama's statement reminds that economic development, religious freedom interrelated': Muslim cleric  Feb 6, 11:16 am
Lucknow, Feb. 6 (ANI): Muslim cleric Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali on Friday said U.S. President Barack Obama's statement about religious intolerance in India sent out a clear message that the economic development and religious freedom of a country are interrelated.
Good that Obama talked about Gandhi: Delhi Catholic Archdiocese   Feb 6, 10:57 am
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): The Delhi Catholic Archdiocese on Friday said it was a good thing that US President Barack Obama had talked about Mahatma Gandhi and not any specific religion, after Obama mentioned that acts of religious intolerance in India in the past few years would have shocked the Father of the Nation.
Delhi polls: Rahul Gandhi promises housing for all by 2017  Feb 4, 5:19 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Vowing full statehood for Delhi sooner than later, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday promised housing for all citizens of the city within two years if his party was brought to power in the national capital.