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Shankersinh Vaghela says if invited will join Congress without precondition

Shankersinh Vaghela on Wednesday said that to defeat the BJP he will join the Congress if the high command asks him to do so and that too without any precondition. Vaghela in a 2.20 minute video posted on his social media account said, “Today to defeat the BJP I will join the Congress if the...

BREAKING: Shankersinh Vaghela to rejoin Congress, Bharatsinh Solanki to play peacemaker?

As Gujarat gears up for the civic body polls, there is a buzz that veteran leader Shankersinh Vaghela may rejoin the Congress. If the buzz is to be believed, Congress leader Bharatsinh Solanki is negotiating to ensure Vaghela’s return. The high command may approve of his reentry. Shankersinh Vaghela has been part of Gujarat’s politics...

Civic body polls: More Congress leaders, workers desert party

The announcement of civic body polls in Gujarat has led to another outgo of leaders from Congress to the BJP ahead of the elections. Earlier the Bharuch Congress suffered a major jolt when the local leader Kaushik Patel along with his 300 supporters joined the BJP. Earlier a similar thing happened with the Ankleshwar unit...

BREAKING: AMC leader of opposition Dinesh Sharma resigns

Leader of Opposition in the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) Dinesh Sharma has resigned from his post. Dinesh Sharma after tendering his resignation said that he had done so in the interest of the party. Earlier some Congress leaders in the AMC had written to the party demanding Sharma’s resignation. If sources are to be believed,...

CBI raids premises of Congress’ DK Shivakumar in corruption case

The CBI on Monday raided 14 locations linked to Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar in connection with an alleged corruption case. The raids were carried out across Karnataka, Mumbai and Delhi. The CBI has recovered a total of Rs 50 lakh after the raids. Several teams from Delhi, Maharashtra began the searches at around 6:30...

By-polls: 2 Cong Patidar leaders in race for a ticket from this seat in Saurashtra

The fight for tickets for the by-polls to the eight assembly seats in Gujarat has already begun. The Election Commission on Tuesday announced that it will hold by-polls in eight seats of Gujarat on November 3. The results will be declared along with the Bihar Assembly election results on November 20. If sources in the...

Arjun Modhwadia says Gujarat hiding actual COVID-19 death statistics

The Gujarat Congress on Wednesday said the actual fatalities due to COVID-19 in Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surat and Jamnagar were being misrepresented by the government to hide its inefficiency in handling the pandemic. Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia said there is a huge difference between the fatality figures being quoted by the government and the COVID-19 cremation...

Uddhav Thackeray, Congress lambasts Kangana

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has criticised actor Kangana Ranaut following her remarks equating Mumbai with Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. Uddhav Thackeray, without naming Kangana, said some people don’t have gratitude for the city where they earn their livelihood. The chief minister said this in the Maharashtra Assembly while paying tribute to Shiv Sena MLA Anil...

Not joining any political party, says Kafeel Khan

Dr Kafeel Khan has put an end to speculations about him joining the Congress. Kafeel Khan has clarified that he is a doctor and would remain so. He also said he is not joining any political party. Notably, speculations were rife that he would be joining Congress after Priyanka Gandhi asked him to stay in...

Rahul Gandhi has once again attacked the Modi government : Tweet video

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi once again attacked PM Modi Rahul Gandhi video tweet The country’s unorganized economy was ruined by the decision of demonetisation Debt is forgiven by rich Debt is forgiven by rich moneylenders by taking money out of the pockets of poor Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi has once again attacked the Modi government...

Ajay Maken cuts short Rajasthan visit

AICC general secretary in-charge of Rajasthan Ajay Maken, who has been assigned the job to ascertain the ground situation and resolve differences within the Rajasthan Congress, will return to the state soon. Ajay Maken had to discontinue meeting with party workers because of the state mourning announced following the death of former President Pranab Mukherjee....

Congress takes a dig at PM Modi over fresh Chinese transgression

The Congress on Monday revived its attack on the Centre over its handling of the dispute with China. Taking a dig at the Centre, the Congress said when Prime Minister Narendra Modi will show his “red eyes” to China. Surjewala criticises PM Modi Raking up the issue, Congress’ chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala posted a...