In a letter written to Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Saturday, a group of five ex-MLAs — three of them having been elected five times to Delhi assembly — has sought fielding of a Muslim leader either from Chandni Chowk or North East Delhi constituencies.
The Indian National Congress on Tuesday released its poll manifesto ahead of the 2019 general elections. Here are some of the key points the party has made in the document.
The Gujarat Congress unit has requested senior party leader Ahmed Patel to contest the next month’s Lok Sabha poll from the state’s Bharuch seat.
The Lok Sabha election is hence a litmus test for the Congress party at the national and state level. And it is high time the state leadership of the Congress party to wake up from its slumber and start the action.
Alleging that there were attempts by some in the Congress to block the rise of Dalit leaders, Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on February 25 claimed that he has thrice been denied the chief ministerial post, as he belonged to the community.
Two workers of the Youth Congress were hacked to death allegedly by the CPIM workers at Kasaragod district in Kerala on Sunday night.
BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday said there was no difference between its government in Madhya Pradesh and the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh. Both parties, she said, ruled with a form of “state terror”.
On Monday, February 4, they were produced before a local court, which sentenced them to jail under the NSA. Moghat police station in-charge Mohan Singore said, “Acting on a tip-off of cow slaughtering, we raided in a village Kharkali of Khandwa district last Friday and seized a large knife and a carcass of a cow from the spot.”
Congress government under Kamal Nath couldn’t control the law and order situation in Bhopal after 15 years of misrule by BJP, said Mayawati.
Mausam Benazir Noor, niece of former Union minister, late A B A Gani Khan Chowdhury, and two-time MP from Malda Lok Sabha constituency, joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Monday.