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Sonia Gandhi raises objection to ‘misogynist’ passage in CBSE class 10 question paper

Opposition walks out over ‘lackadaisical, indifferent’ attitude of govt; meanwhile, CBSE drops passage from question paper New Delhi: Congress president and MP Sonia Gandhi raised the issue of a comprehension passage in the CBSE class 10 question paper. The said passage, which was part of the question paper for the exam held on December 11,...

At Congress Parliamentary meet, Sonia Gandhi lashes out at Modi govt

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi addressed the Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP) meeting in the Central Hall of the Parliament on Wednesday morning. Congress MPs from Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha attended the meet. Sonia Gandhi spoke on a number of topics, including farmers’ issues, inflation, suspension of Rajya Sabha MPs, etc. Lashing out at...

At CWC meet, Sonia Gandhi says Lakhimpur Kheri incident betrays BJP mindset

New Delhi: The shocking incident at Lakhimpur Kheri betrays the mindset of the BJP, how it perceives the farmer agitation and how it is dealing with the farmers’ determined struggle to protect their lives and livelihood, said Congress president Sonia Gandhi at the meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) on Saturday. She pointed out...

Amarinder Singh resigns as chief minister of Punjab

Amarinder Singh had conveyed his displeasure at the ‘humiliation’ to Congress president Sonia Gandhi earlier in the day Chandigarh: Shortly after reportedly conveying his displeasure at the humiliation meted out to him, Captain Amarinder Singh resigned as the chief minister of Punjab. He submitted his resignation to Governor Banwarilal Purohiit at Raj Bhavan in...

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh informs Sonia Gandhi he will quit if humiliation continues: Reports  

Congress has called an urgent legislative meeting in Punjab on Saturday evening Chandigarh: Ahead of a scheduled meeting of the Congress Legislative Party meeting on Saturday evening, Punjab Chief Minister has reportedly made his displeasure known to party chief Sonia Gandhi. According to reports Amarinder Singh has conveyed to Sonia Gandhi that he will quit...

Subramanian Swamy questions Centre’s delay in prosecution in corruption cases involving Congress leaders

Known for his controversial remarks, BJP parliamentarian Dr Subramanian Swamy has questioned the Union government’s inordinate delay in the prosecution of high-profile cases involving Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, P Chidambaram, Robert Vadra, and others. The BJP leader in a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the delay in affecting the saffron party’s image...

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi urges Opposition parties to unite against Modi government

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday urged 19 like-minded political parties to rise above their differences and work together to snatch power from the BJP in the 2024 general elections. Notably, Sonia Gandhi chaired a virtual meeting of the opposition outfits. The meeting was attended by chief ministers Mamata Banerjee, Uddhav Thackeray, MK Stalin and...

‘Had no issues with Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi’, says Sushmita Dev after leaving Congress

After some Congress leaders criticised the party’s high command following the exit of former MP Sushmita Dev, the latter has now clarified that she had no issues with Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. Dev, however, declined to explain the reasons for her exit from Congress. Notably, the Assam leader joined the Trinamool Congress after leaving...

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury to remain leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

A parliamentarian from Bengal, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, will continue to be the leader of the Congress party in Lok Sabha, the party has revealed. This has put an end to speculations about Chowdhury being replaced in Lok Sabha ahead of the crucial monsoon session of the Parliament beginning Monday. Also, Gaurav Gogoi, son of late...

Congress needs to introspect reasons behind electoral defeats, says Sonia Gandhi at CWC meet

Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said that the party will have to introspect the reasons behind the poor performance in the Assembly polls held in 2021 and take corrective measures. Gandhi said this in her opening remarks at the Congress Working Committee meeting. Of late, Congress has become synonymous with electoral defeats and...

Veteran Congress leader Ahmed Patel passes away due to COVID complications

Veteran Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, on Wednesday, passed away at a Gurugram Hospital. He was 71-years-old. Ahmed Patel was undergoing treatment after he tested positive for COVID-19 around a month back. However, his health conditions worsened due to multiple organ failures, his son Faisal Patel informed. Faisal tweeted:  “With...

Kapil Sibal criticises Congress leadership, again

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal, who is known for speaking his mind, has once again criticised the party’s leadership for the miserable performance in Bihar election and bypolls in several other states. Notably, due to Congress’ miserable performance, the Grand Alliance led by RJD could not topple the NDA government In Bihar despite RJD emerging...