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Ghulam Nabi Azad resigns from Congress, writes vitriolic letter to Sonia

Blames Rahul Gandhi, ‘coterie’ of sycophants for downfall of Congress   New Delhi: Former Union minister and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad resigned from all positions in the party, including the primary membership. In a strongly worded letter to party president Sonia Gandhi, Ghulam Nabi Azad, who had joined the party in the mid...

ED raids National Herald office, other locations related to money laundering case

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate, which is investigating alleged money laundering in connection with National Herald newspaper, began raids at around 12 locations, according to sources. These include the National Herald office in Delhi as well as other places connected with Associated Journals Limited (AJL). The ED is also probing the involvement of Congress president...

BJP MPs ‘felt threatened’ by Sonia Gandhi, alleges Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has claimed that a few of BJP’s Lok Sabha MPs felt threatened when Congress president Sonia Gandhi “put down an MP. BJP MPs had launched a protest against Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury for addressing President Droupadi Murmu as Rashtrapatni. They demanded an apology from Sonia Gandhi for...

Sonia Gandhi to appear before ED on Wednesday for 3rd round of questioning

  New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi is scheduled to appear before the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday for the third round of questioning in the National Herald case. Sonia Gandhi’s first appearance at the office of the agency was on July 21. The next round was held on Tuesday, July 26. Both days were marked...

ED summons Sonia Gandhi for questioning in National Herald case; Congress protests

  New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi reached the office of the Enforcement Directorate on Thursday following summons in the National Herald case. She had been summoned earlier, but the questioning was deferred after she tested positive for Covid-19. The septuagenarian had requested for her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to be allowed to remain in...

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul have nothing to hide from ED: Congress

New Delhi: A day after Congress president Sonia Gandhi sought more time to appear before the Enforcement Directorate, the party affirmed that she and Rahul Gandhi would appear before the agency as they have nothing to hide. Sonia Gandhi was to appear before the ED on June 8 for questioning in the National Herald case....

ED issues fresh summons to Rahul Gandhi in National Herald case

The Congress leader had sought change of date as he is out of country   New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate has issued fresh summons to Congress MP Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald newspaper case. He had asked for more time to appear before the agency as he is currently out of the country. The...

After chintan shivir, Congress forms panels to focus on 2024 polls

New Delhi: Hoping to revive the party’s prospects in the Lok Sabha elections in 2024, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has constituted three panels that will focus on the general elections. The constitution of the panels comes close on the heels of the Nav Sankalp chintan shivir of Congress in Udaipur in Rajasthan. The three panels...

Kamal Nath resigns as MP Congress legislature party chief

Congress president Sonia Gandhi accepts his resignation New Delhi: The revamping in Congress continues. After Kumari Selja resigned as Haryana Congress president, Kamal Nath stepped down from the post of leader of Congress Legislature Party in Madhya Pradesh. Congress president Sonia Gandhi has accepted his resignation, PTI quoted sources as saying. Kamal Nath will be...

Navjyot Singh Sidhu resigns as Punjab Congress president

Chandigarh: Following the dismal performance of Congress in the recently concluded Punjab Assembly elections, state party president Navjyot Singh Sidhu resigned from his post. Sidhu sent his resignation letter to Congress president Sonia Gandhi. “As desired by the Congress President I have sent my resignation,” he tweeted, adding the image of the letter. The letter...

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...