The Congress party will set up a committee to discuss sharing of seats for the ensuing assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, DMK president and Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi said Monday
Former Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy said here Tuesday that he could bring down the party’s government in Andhra Pradesh but was doing it a favour by not asking his legislators to resign. Jagan, as he is popularly known, came to the capital with more than 3,000 supporters and held a massive show of strength that included 24 Congress legislators and two MPs.
Thousands of people, including 17 Congress legislators, Tuesday thronged the banks of the Krishna river here to participate in a 48-hour fast by former Congress MP Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy to demand that the government come to the rescue of farmers who lost their crops in the recent rains
Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar will be the new state finance and energy minister, while R.R. Patil will continue as the home minister, officials said Friday
The Maharashtra council of ministers was expanded here Friday with 29 more ministers being sworn in, including Congress party strongmen Narayan Rane and Patangrao Kadam, and two women ministers. Governor K.
Former union minister Prithviraj Chavan was sworn in as Maharashtra chief minister and Ajit Pawar as deputy chief minister of the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) government here Thursday. Governor K
The situation in Kashmir could be improved through political dialogue, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said Tuesday and urged people to “give peace a chance”. Addressing a meeting of the All India Congress Committee (AICC), Gandhi also supported the government’s appointment of interlocutors for Kashmir and said the events of the last few months had been “painful”.
Terming as “absurd” Pakistan’s statement about Jammu and Kashmir, the Congress party on Friday said the neighbouring country has a big role in the problems that have arisen in the state.
"From 1947 to 2010, India has tried to strengthen democracy in Jammu and Kashmir. Problems have arisen there but Pakistan has a big role (in that). India has tried to find a solution in is constitutional framework," party spokesman Manish Tewari told reporters in New Delhi. He said 79 out of 124 districts in Pakistan have ...
The ghost of Boforspay-off may finally be given a legal burial with the Government telling the Supreme Court on Tuesday that it has decided to withdraw case against Italian Businessmen Ottavio Quattrocchi. Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium told a bench headed by Chief Justice K G Balakrishanan, that all efforts to extradite Quattrocchi, an accused in the ...
The sudden death of former Chief Minister Dr.Y.S. Rajashekar Reddy throws many out of balance and leaves in a distressed state. One such politician is former TDP leader Roja whose future is hanging in dilemma since she quits the TDP, but fails to catch the Congress ‘hand’ in-time. Now, she solely depends on Y.S.Jagan Mohan Reddy. ...