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UP Congress Chief Ajay Kumar Lallu Meets Sonia Gandhi Ahead Of Bypolls

A day after assuming charge as the new Uttar Pradesh Congress chief, Ajay Kumar Lallu met party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhion Saturday. Mr Lallu later met Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi......

UP Congress Chief Ajay Kumar Lallu Meets Sonia Gandhi Ahead Of Bypolls

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Ajay Kumar Lallu Takes Charge As New UP Congress Chief The newly appointed UPCC president Ajay Kumar Lallu reached Lucknow today to assume his new responsibilities, vowing to make the Congress party again "the voice of the deprived" in Uttar Pradesh....
20:56 2019-10-11

New Congress Maharashtra Chief Meets Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi Newly-appointed Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat on Monday met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi at their home in New Delhi....
20:00 2019-07-15

Sonia Gandhi Meets Ex-Delhi Congress Chiefs, City Chief To Be Named Soon The Delhi Congress might get its new chief in the next two-three days, party sources said, referring to a meeting of its interim president Sonia Gandhi with former chiefs of the grand old party's city......
21:00 2019-09-05

Alka Lamba Meets Sonia Gandhi, Fuels Speculation Of Joining Congress Alka Lamba had started her political career with the Congress, and had served the party in various capacities for around 20 years before joining the AAP....
16:56 2019-09-03

Ahead Of Maharashtra Assembly Polls, Raj Thackeray Meets Sonia Gandhi Maharashtra leader Raj Thackeray today met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi in Delhi, raising expectations of a formal alliance ahead of the assembly election in the state....
19:56 2019-07-08

Congress Asked Sonia Gandhi To Be Temporary Chief. How She Responded The Congress, unravelling in several states after its national election debacle, has urged Sonia Gandhi to take charge as interim president to tide over the party's bleakest hour....
14:00 2019-07-11

Delhi Congress Leaders Meet Sonia Gandhi Over New State Unit Chief To build consensus over the new Delhi Congress chief's post, lying vacant since the death of Sheila Dikshit, party interim chief Sonia Gandhi in Delhi todaymet a delegation of the state party leaders....
22:14 2019-09-07

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi Skip Meet To Pick New Congress Chief; Priyanka Stays Rahul Gandhi -- whose decision to quit the Congress chief's post brought about a crisis in the party -- walked out of today's internal meeting, aiming to give the party a free hand to choose his......
14:42 2019-08-10

Manmohan Singh Meets Congress Chief Ministers Ahead Of NITI Aayog Meeting Four Congress chief ministers and Karnataka's HD Kumaraswamy met former prime minister Manmohan Singh this morning to discuss issues of their respective states, especially those related to farmers and......
13:14 2019-06-15

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina Meets Sonia Gandhi And Manmohan Singh Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today met Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi along with other leaders of the party, including Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Anand Sharma, and former Prime Minister......
10:28 2019-10-06

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi Meets Sonia Gandhi Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi today met Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi and is believed to have discussed about the Parliament session that is beginning June 17....
13:00 2019-06-07

Sonia Gandhi Elected Leader Of New Congress Lawmakers Sonia Gandhi has been elected chairperson of the Congress's parliamentarians who won the national election, sources said after a meeting of the parliamentary party this morning. Former Prime Minister......
08:42 2019-06-01

After Sonia Gandhi's Appointment, Old Name Plates Back At Congress Office The selection of Sonia Gandhi was convenient for the Congress in more ways than one. Four days after the party's Working Committee -- its top decision-making body picked her to take charge as interim......
17:14 2019-08-14

Sonia Gandhi Apprised On Infighting In Madhya Pradesh Congress Unit Congress general secretary in-charge of Madhya Pradesh Deepak Babariya today met party chief Sonia Gandhi and submitted a report on the infighting in the party's state unit and the unsavoury remarks......
22:14 2019-09-06

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi Join Protests After Karnataka, Goa Congress Meltdown Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi today joined a Congress protest at parliament a day after the party lost most of its lawmakers to the ruling BJP in Goa and came closer than ever to losing......
11:14 2019-07-11

Sonia Gandhi Or Son Rahul? Congress Lawmakers To Choose Leader Tomorrow Rahul Gandhi or his mother Sonia Gandhi will be elected chairperson when newly-elected Congress parliamentarians meet for the first time on Saturday. This will be Rahul Gandhi's first meeting with......
01:28 2019-06-01

In MK Stalin's Message For "Annai" Sonia Gandhi, Rich Praise For Congress DMK leader MK Stalin Sunday congratulated United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi on her election as leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party. Sonia Gandhi had been chosen the......
16:42 2019-06-02

Sonia Gandhi Approves Left-Congress Alliance In West Bengal Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi has given her nod to Congress-Left Front alliance in West Bengal for the upcoming assembly by-polls in the state following the party's dismal performance in the......
01:00 2019-08-25

Sonia Gandhi To Hold Congress' Parliamentary Strategy Meet Today: Report Congress Parliamentary Party Chairperson Sonia Gandhi is scheduled to chair a meeting of her party's Parliament strategy group today to chalk out the strategy for the ongoing session of Parliament....
05:42 2019-06-18

Amid Tussle Over Congress Post, Jyotiraditya Scindia Invokes Sonia Gandhi Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia -- gunning for the party's top party post in Madhya Pradesh that's currently held by Chief Minister Kamal Nath - today said it would be party chief Sonia Gandhi......
18:28 2019-09-03

Sonia Gandhi To Lead Congress Foot-March In Delhi On October 2: Report The Congress has announced a massive "padyatra" (foot march) across the country on October 2 with the party's interim President Sonia Gandhi leading the charge in Delhi while former Congress President......
17:56 2019-09-23

Ahead Of Parliament Session, Union Ministers Reach Out To Sonia Gandhi Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on Friday met Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi, seeking her party's cooperation for smooth functioning of the Parliament session beginning......
17:00 2019-06-07

Sonia Gandhi Asks Bengal Congress To Hold Joint Campaign With Left Front Congress president Sonia Gandhi has asked leaders of the party's West Bengal unit to conduct joint movement with the Left Front against the ruling TMC and BJP, senior Congress leader Abdul Mannan said......
03:42 2019-10-12

Gujarat Congress Legislators Meet At Resort Ahead Of Rajya Sabha Bypolls On the eve of the voting for the Rajya Sabha bypolls for two seats in Gujarat, Congress lawmakers attended their legislative party meeting at a resort in Banaskantha district in the state on Thursday,......
05:42 2019-07-05

Gujarat Congress Legislators Moved To Mount Abu Ahead Of Rajya Sabha Bypolls Ahead of the Rajya Sabha bypolls for two seats in Gujarat on Friday, the state Congress has decided to shift its legislators to Mount Abu, a popular hill station in adjoining Rajasthan, said party......
21:56 2019-07-03

Nitish Kumar Meets Amit Shah Ahead Of PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met BJP president Amit Shah today, and both the leaders allegedly discussed JD(U)'s representation in the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will be......
20:42 2019-05-29

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Might Get Killed: Bengal Congress Chief West Bengal Congress president Somen Mitra on Saturday said former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar "might get killed" so that he doesn't name influential people in the Saradha chit fund scam....
20:00 2019-09-21

Ajay Kumar Bhalla Is New Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla, currently serving as an officer on special duty in the home ministry, was appointed as the new Union home secretary on Thursday, an official order said....
15:14 2019-08-22

"Don't Want To Embarrass Nitish Kumar": JD(U) Spokesman Ajay Alok Resigns Firebrand JD(U) leader Ajay Alok has resigned from the post of party spokesperson stating that he does not wish to cause "embarrassment" to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who also heads the party....
13:00 2019-06-14

Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Visit Raebareli For Thanking Voters UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and her daughter and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are in Raebareli today on a thanks-giving visit. This is their first visit to the constituency after......
13:00 2019-06-12

Sonia Gandhi To Address Leaders On Rajiv Gandhi's Birth Anniversary Today As part of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary celebrations, Congress president Sonia Gandhi will address the first in a series of programmes today....
01:14 2019-08-22

Rajiv Gandhi Didn't Use Massive Poll Mandate To Create Fear: Sonia Gandhi Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi got a massive poll mandate in 1984, but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear, threaten and scare people or destroy institutions, Congress president Sonia......
18:56 2019-08-22

PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi Pay Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were among political leaders who paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in the Central Hall of Parliament today on his 150th birth......
11:28 2019-10-02

"Non-Gandhi Can Be Congress Chief, But...": Mani Shankar Aiyar Amid uncertainty over Rahul Gandhi continuing as Congress president, senior leader Mani Shankar Aiyar said Sunday that a "non-Gandhi" can be party chief, but the Gandhi family must remain active......
14:00 2019-06-23

Rahul Gandhi, On Next Congress Chief, Says "Not Involved In That Process" Congress's Rahul Gandhi, who decided to step down from the position of the party chief after the abysmal performance in the Lok Sabha election, made it clear today that he is sticking to his resolve......
10:28 2019-06-20

For Bihar Bypolls, Nitish Kumar, Deputy Sushil Modi To Campaign Together With just 10 days to go for byelections in Bihar, the state's ruling alliance of the Janata Dal United and the BJP has decided to put behind their sharp political differences and campaign together.......
20:56 2019-10-12

Rahul Gandhi To Meet Congress Chief Ministers Today Rahul Gandhi will meet the chief ministers of the Congress-ruled states today, for the first time since he offered to resign as the party chief last month....
00:14 2019-07-01

Non-Gandhi Congress Chief Will Cause Party To Split, Says Natwar Singh With the Congress leadership in limbo after the resignation of Rahul Gandhi, party veteran Natwar Singh today joined the chorus backing Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for the top post, adding that having a......
20:14 2019-07-21

Rahul Gandhi Should Continue As Congress Chief, Says Veerappa Moily Backing the continuation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress president, senior party leader M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday termed the Lok Sabha election setback for the grand old party as a "passing phase"....
22:14 2019-05-28

Mumbai Congress Chief Quits Post In "Solidarity" With Rahul Gandhi Milind Deora has resigned as chief of the Congress in Mumbai.The 42-year-old, who took over ahead of the national polls, said he decided to quit the post after meeting Rahul Gandhi. "I had accepted......
12:56 2019-07-07

Rahul Gandhi For Broader Consultation To Pick Congress Chief: Sources The new Congress president should be selected after more consultation with state leaders and the legislature party, Rahul Gandhi, who stepped down as chief after the disastrous national election......
22:00 2019-08-09

After Rahul Gandhi's No, Congress Names Adhir Chowdhury Lok Sabha Chief The Congress today named senior West Bengal leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury its leader in Lok Sabha, after failing to convince Rahul Gandhi to take up the post....
11:56 2019-06-18

"Will Again Request Rahul Gandhi To Remain Congress Chief": Motilal Vora Motilal Vora, veteran Congress leader and former union minister, on Wednesday said that the Rahul Gandhi will continue to be party chief till the Congress Working Committee (CWC) accepts his......
19:14 2019-07-03

Mohan Markam Appointed Chhattisgarh Congress Chief With Rahul Gandhi Nod Congress legislator Mohan Markham was appointed as the head of the party's Chhattisgarh unit today, replacing Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel. The move comes at a time when the Congress is still coming......
16:14 2019-06-28

Remain The Congress Chief, Ashok Gehlot Tells Rahul Gandhi Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today greeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi on his birthday and urged him to remain the party chief in the interests of the country and people....
17:00 2019-06-19

Ajay Rai, The Congress's Man For Varanasi Against PM Modi Ajay Rai, a five-time Congress lawmaker, is once again the party's pick in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi, the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In the 2014 election, he polled 75,000 votes, a......
15:56 2019-05-21

Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep. The post Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in M...
14:42 2019-05-23

"You Are My Family": Sonia Gandhi Thanks Supporters For Raebareli Win UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Sunday thanked people from her constituency Raebareli for re-electing her in the Lok Sabha elections. The veteran leader added that she was ready to sacrifice......
23:28 2019-05-26

Kumari Selja Appointed Haryana Congress Chief Ahead Of Elections Congress leader Kumari Selja will take over as the party's chief in Haryana, where elections are due later this year. She will replace Ashok Tanwar, a leader believed to be close to former Congress......
15:56 2019-09-04

Jhabua Bypolls: Battle Of Prestige Between Congress, BJP The BJP and Congress are leaving no stone unturned to win the October 21 Jhabua bypoll in Madhya Pradesh, where the BJP' Bhanu Bhuria is set to take on Congress heavyweight Kantilal Bhuria....
23:14 2019-10-12

Congress Will Win All 4 Bypolls In Punjab, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today expressed confidence that the Congress will win all the four assembly bypolls in Punjab and said it is the only party that can ensure the state's......
20:00 2019-09-21

"Even Most Powerful Is Ultimately Defeated": Sonia Gandhi's Dussehra Wish Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday greeted people on Vijayadashmi and said the day underlines that arrogance and injustice, even of the most powerful is......
16:56 2019-10-08

Sonia Gandhi Takes Oath As Lok Sabha Member United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi took oath as member of 17th Lok Sabha today. Ms Gandhi, who retained the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha constituency, took her oath in Hindi on the second......
13:56 2019-06-18

In BJP's Candidate List For Gujarat Bypolls, 2 Ex-Congress MLAs Former Congress MLAs, including Alpesh Thakor, were on Sunday named by the BJP as its candidates for bypolls in Gujarat as it announced names of its 38 nominees for assembly by-elections to be held......
05:28 2019-09-30

In BJP's Candidate List For Gujarat Bypolls 2 Ex-Congress MLAs Former Congress MLAs, including Alpesh Thakor, were on Sunday named by the BJP as its candidates for bypolls in Gujarat as it announced names of its 38 nominees for assembly by-elections to be held......
02:42 2019-09-30

BJP Names Ex-Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor For Gujarat Bypolls The BJP has fielded former Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor as a candidate for the upcoming Gujarat bypolls. He will contest from Radhanpur, a seat he had won in 2017 on a Congress ticket....
02:42 2019-09-30

Rahul Gandhi Leads Congress "Padyatra" On Gandhi Jayanti Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday led a ''padyatra'' here with a large number of party workers following him to Mahatma Gandhi''s memorial Rajghat....
11:28 2019-10-02

"Sheila Dikshit Guided Me Like Older Sister": Sonia Gandhi UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday that former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit guided her "more like an older sister than party colleague" when she became party chief in 1998 and......
09:56 2019-08-11

Priyanka, Sonia Gandhi To Visit Rae Bareli Tomorrow To Thank Voters UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will visit Rae Bareli, her parliamentary constituency, on Wednesday to thank her voters for re-electing her with an overwhelming margin....
13:14 2019-06-11

"Best Decision In Current Circumstances": Amarinder Singh On Sonia Gandhi Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has welcomed Sonia Gandhi's appointment as interim president of the Congress as the "best decision in the current circumstances". He said her "experience and......
09:56 2019-08-11

"Mahatma's Soul Would Be Pained": Sonia Gandhi's Swipe At Government Congress chief Sonia Gandhi launched a sharp attack on the BJP and its ideological mentor, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on the 150th birth anniversatry of Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi's soul, Mrs Gandhi......
11:28 2019-10-02

Sonia Gandhi's Flight From Raebareli To Delhi Delayed Due To Bad Weather UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had to stay in Raebareli Wednesday night as their plane could not leave for Delhi due to bad weather, officials said....
01:00 2019-06-13

"Will Be Brave": P Chidambaram After Meeting Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Delhi's Tihar jail on Monday to meet former union minister P Chidambaram, who has been in prison since September 5 in......
09:28 2019-09-23

"Centre Sees RTI Act As Nuisance": Sonia Gandhi On Amendment Bill Congress leader Sonia Gandhi today accused the centre of trying to "subvert the historic Right to Information Act", a day after a controversial bill to amend the transparency law was passed by Lok......
09:56 2019-07-23

Sonia Gandhi Accuses Centre Of Taking "First Step" To Privatisation UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday opposed in Lok Sabha a railway ministry proposal to corporatize its production units, including the Modern Coach Factory in her Lok Sabha constituency of Rae......
13:56 2019-07-02

BJP Demands Sonia Gandhi's Apology On Digvijaya Singh's "ISI" Attack The BJP on Monday slammed Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for his remark that the ruling party was receiving money from Pakistan's spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)....
17:14 2019-09-02

Congress Slams Election Panel Over No Bypolls For All 7 Gujarat Seats The main opposition Congress on Saturday criticised the Election Commission for announcing by-elections to only four Assembly seats in Gujarat and leaving out three other vacant seats....
22:56 2019-09-21

BJP Names Candidates For Gujarat Bypolls, Includes 2 Ex-Congress MLAs Former Congress MLAs, including Alpesh Thakor, were on Sunday named by the BJP as its candidates for bypolls in Gujarat as it announced names of its 38 nominees for assembly by-elections to be held......
23:28 2019-09-29

Congress Announces Candidates For 4 Assembly Seats In Punjab Bypolls The Congress on Monday announced candidates for by-elections to four assembly seats in Punjab, with former state youth Congress chief Raminder Amla to contest from Jalalabad, the constituency earlier......
17:56 2019-09-23

Sonia Gandhi Accepts Sheikh Hasina's Invitation To Visit Bangladesh Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi has accepted Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's invitation to visit her country for commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh's liberation, a......
21:14 2019-10-06

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh In Tihar Jail To Meet P Chidambaram Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Delhi's Tihar jail on Monday to meet former union minister P Chidambaram, who has been in prison since September 5 in......
07:00 2019-09-23

"Limits Of Dignity Crossed": Sonia Gandhi On BJP At First Post-Poll Rally Congress leader Sonia Gandhi attacked the BJP at a rally in her parliamentary constituency of Raebareli yesterday, declaring that the ruling party had crossed "limits of dignity" to retain power...
07:14 2019-06-13

Why Sonia Gandhi Brought Transcript Of Donald Trump Remarks To Lok Sabha Congress leader Sonia Gandhi came armed with a transcript of United States President Donald Trump's remarks on Kashmir as the opposition continued to question the government in the Lok Sabha today.......
19:28 2019-07-23

Sonia, Priyanka Gandhi Pay Tributes To Sheila Dikshit, Last Rites Today The last rites of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who died yesterday following a cardiac arrest, will be performed at 2.30 pm today.The veteran Congress leader's body is currently kept at......
12:28 2019-07-21

Sonia Gandhi Opposes Move To Privatise Rae Bareli Coach Factory Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the government was seeking to secretively "privatise" the Modern Coach Factory in Rae Bareli, adding that it has caused uncertainty......
10:42 2019-07-02

Sonia Gandhi Chairs Meet Of Opposition Leaders On Parliament Strategy United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday chaired a meeting of leaders of constituent parties and other allies to discuss their floor plan during the Budget Session....
23:28 2019-06-18

Sonia Gandhi Asks Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot To Work In Coordination Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday met Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his deputy Sachin Pilot, asking them to work in coordination and not make public statement criticising the......
00:42 2019-09-13

"Feel Her Loss Greatly", Sonia Gandhi Writes To Sushma Swaraj's Husband Congress leader Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday described former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj as a superb orator, great parliamentarian and a lady of extraordinary gifts. "I feel her loss......
15:42 2019-08-07

"Long Innings As A Public Figure": Sonia Gandhi On Arun Jaitley's Death Top Congress leaders on Saturday condoled the death of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, with party chief Sonia Gandhi saying his contributions to public life will be remembered forever....
16:42 2019-08-24

Jyotiraditya Scindia To Meet Sonia Gandhi Amid Madhya Pradesh Feud Congress Party interim President Sonia Gandhi will meet party General Secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday on the sidelines of the meeting of all the general secretaries, state in-charges and......
03:56 2019-09-12

"His Loss Leaves A Void": Sonia Gandhi Pays Tribute To Girish Karnad United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday expressed grief over the death of noted actor and playwright Girish Karnad, who passed away on Monday after a prolonged illness....
20:00 2019-06-11

"I Share Your Pain": Sonia Gandhi Writes Letter To Arun Jaitley's Wife Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday condoled the death of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and wrote a letter to his wife, saying that he attracted friends across the political......
01:00 2019-08-25

Congress, CPI-M Seal Seat Sharing Deal For Upcoming West Bengal Bypolls The Congress and the CPI(M) have sealed a seat adjustment for the upcoming bypolls in three Assembly segments in West Bengal to stop the march of the BJP and the Trinamool Congress in the state....
14:42 2019-08-10

Congress Moves Supreme Court Over Bypolls For Gujarat Rajya Sabha seats The Gujarat Congress Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging the decision of the Election Commission to hold separate bypolls to two Rajya Sabha seats in the state which fell vacant due to the......
22:00 2019-06-17

"Chief Need Not Be From Gandhi Family": Rahul Gandhi Reportedly Said Rahul Gandhi, speaking at a meeting of the Congress's top decision-making body today, insisted that he did not want to continue as party president after its debacle in the national election. He......
19:42 2019-05-25

Nitish Kumar Meets Officials As Heat Wave Claims Over 100 Lives In Bihar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday issued elaborate instructions to deal with the intense heat wave conditions in the state which has left more than 100 dead so far....
06:28 2019-06-21

Rahul Gandhi Granted Bail In Defamation Case Filed By Sushil Kumar Modi Rahul Gandhi was granted bail today by a court in Patna, in a defamation case filed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for allegedly saying "all thieves have the surname Modi". Mr Gandhi had......
12:56 2019-07-06

"Overdue Hug From Sheikh Hasina Ji": Priyanka Gandhi Meets Bangladesh PM Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today said she received a hug that was "overdue" from Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina whom she met today in New Delhi....
15:28 2019-10-06

Priyanka Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia To Hold Poll Result Review Meets Congress general secretaries Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Jyotiraditya Scindia will meet party leaders on Tuesday to discuss the party's rout in the Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh....
19:28 2019-06-10

Congress Will Form Government In UP, Says New State Congress Chief Newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu on Sunday said he is banking on ''Sampark'' (contact), ''Samvaad'' (dialogue) and ''Sangharsh'' (struggle) to strengthen his party and......
20:28 2019-10-13

Punjab Congress Chief Backs "MLAs As Advisors To Chief Minister" Move Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar on Tuesday defended the appointment of six MLAs as advisors to the chief minister, saying the legislators could too give advice as they feel the pulse of people....
21:14 2019-09-17

Nitish Kumar Should Give BJP Shot At Chief Minister Post: Sanjay Paswan BJP leader Sanjay Paswan on Monday said that the BJP trusted Nitish Kumar for the post of chief minister in Bihar for the last fifteen years and now it is time that he should give a leader of the BJP......
01:42 2019-09-10

Ex-Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar Moves District Court For Bail After a special court refused to hear his plea on Tuesday, former Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar moved Barasat District Sessions Court for anticipatory bail in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund......
12:14 2019-09-17

Rahul Gandhi Drops "President, Congress" From Twitter Bio. Now Says This Rahul Gandhi has removed his designation "President, Indian National Congress" from his Twitter profile after he shared an open letter in which he listed reasons for his resignation as the party......
19:14 2019-07-03

Did Not Ask For Front-Row Parliament Seat For Rahul Gandhi, Says Congress The Congress on Tuesday said that it has not demanded a front-row seat for Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha and dismissed media reports as "propaganda"....
01:56 2019-07-10

"Rahul Gandhi Has Been Mischievously Dragged...": Congress Calls Out Pak The Congress today hit out at Pakistan for "mischievously" dragging Rahul Gandhi's name in a petition, reportedly moved in the United Nations, to justify its "lies" and misinformation on Jammu and......
09:14 2019-08-28

"Not 1% Chance" Of Rahul Gandhi Staying On, Says Congress Leader In a first, a Congress leader said today that there is practically no chance of Rahul Gandhi rolling back his decision to quit the top job of the party and staying on. The Congress is expected to hold......
16:14 2019-06-28

Several Congress Leaders Resign In Support Of Rahul Gandhi Several leaders of the Congress have resigned from their posts to give Rahul Gandhi a free hand to choose a new team in the wake of the Lok Sabha election disaster although he is adamant on giving up......
16:14 2019-06-28

Congress Can't Think Beyond Nehru-Gandhi Family: Manohar Lal Khattar Haryana Chief Minister and BJP leader Manohar Lal Khattar today said the Narendra Modi-led government has lifted India's stature across the world as the country always comes first for it, but the......
15:28 2019-10-06

Congress Won't Let Rahul Gandhi Go, Won't Listen to Him: Sheila Dikshit The Congress will not let go of Rahul Gandhi, said its Delhi chief Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday as the party president remained firm on quitting over the national election rout and refused to meet any......
17:56 2019-05-28

Gandhi Family Alone Can Keep Party Intact, Says Congress Leader The stepping aside of the Gandhi family from the leadership role in the Congress following its debacle in the Lok Sabha elections is not a solution, a senior party leader said Friday, hinting that......
14:42 2019-05-24

Priyanka Gandhi To Visit UP For First Time After Congress' Poll Debacle Congress general secretary and party's in-charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will visit Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday for the first time after facing massive defeat in the recently......
04:42 2019-06-10

"Congress Alive And Kicking, Rahul Gandhi Its Best Bet": Shashi Tharoor Rahul Gandhi is the best person to pull the Congress out of its predicament following the setback in the Lok Sabha polls, says party leader Shashi Tharoor while declaring that his party is "alive and......
11:28 2019-05-28

| Rahul Gandhi resigns as leader of India's opposition Congress Rahul Gandhi quit as head of India's main opposition Congress party, taking the blame for a second-straight election humiliation by right-wing Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi....
23:28 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi May Offer To Resign At Congress Meet: Updates The top leadership of the Congress will meet today to discuss to analyse the party dismal showing in the national election after the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance won over 350 seats in the 542......
08:01 2019-05-25

Congress MLA Who Skipped Priyanka Gandhi's Rally Gets Y Category Security Less than 24 hours after she defied her party to participate in the special session of the Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha, Congress MLA Aditi Singh has been given 'Y' category security by the Yogi......
15:42 2019-10-03

Rahul Gandhi Resigns as Leader of India’s Congress Party Mr. Gandhi, a scion of the political dynasty that governed India for decades, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party of “crushing the voice of the Indian people.”...
17:28 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi Steps Down as Head of India's Congress Party Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi resigned as the head of the Congress Party, taking responsibility for its embarrassing loss to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nationalist party....
17:14 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi Likely To Resign At Congress's What-Went-Wrong Meet Today The top leadership body of the Congress will meet today to discuss what went down for them in the national election after the National Democratic Alliance, powered by the pan-India campaign of Prime......
05:28 2019-05-25

BJP Attacks Rahul Gandhi For Using Phone In Parliament, Congress Objects The Congress raised strong objections on Thursday to the comments made by BJP leaders on Rahul Gandhi using his mobile phone during President Ram Nath Kovind's address to a joint sitting of both......
20:00 2019-06-20

Don't Speculate, Says Congress Amid Rahul Gandhi's Resignation Crisis The Congress today asked the media to "respect the sanctity" of the closed-door meeting of its working committee and "not fall into the trap of conjectures or speculations". The statement by the......
15:28 2019-05-27

"Rahul Gandhi Was, Is, Will Remain Congress President": Randeep Surjewala Weeks after Congress president Rahul Gandhi offered to step down from the post after his party's crushing loss in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, leaders of the party insist on him......
13:56 2019-06-12

Hope Rahul Gandhi Becomes Congress President Again: Bhupesh Baghel The remark comes amid reports of Rahul's close aides in the party being allegedly targeted and senior leader Salman Khursid's statement about a leadership "vacuum" that caused a flutter in the......
14:56 2019-10-10

Rahul Gandhi Is And Will Remain Captain Of Congress: Ashok Gehlot Denying any leadership crisis in the Congress, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that Rahul Gandhi is still the captain of the party and will remain so in future....
19:00 2019-07-22

"Very Difficult To Replace Rahul Gandhi": Congress's Salman Khurshid Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid said today that the party cannot afford to let Rahul Gandhi quit the president's post since it will be difficult to replace him. Rahul Gandhi had offered to quit......
13:42 2019-06-03

Rahul Gandhi Should Return As Congress President: Salman Khurshid Rahul Gandhi should return as the president of the Congress, senior party leader Salman Khurshid said on Saturday, days after he remarked that the party was not able to introspect its Lok Sabha poll......
20:56 2019-10-12

Congress Must Introspect: Leader Refuses To Be Priyanka Gandhi's Adviser Congress leader Rajesh Mishra today said that he has declined to take up his appointment as a member of an advisory council to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, saying that he is not in a position to advise her.......
14:56 2019-10-10

Brady meets with AB, says plenty of work ahead Tom Brady says his meeting with Antonio Brown on Monday will be the first of many. "We are going to try and spend as much time as we can together and really get up to speed and lock in with what [our] roles and responsibilities are," the QB said....
07:42 2019-09-10

"Priyanka Gandhi Should Command Congress At Critical Time": Party Leaders With the Congress facing uncertainty after Rahul Gandhi's resignation as party chief, voices within are growing in favour of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra leading the party in critical times....
00:14 2019-07-18

Congress Meet Within 4 Days To Discuss Rahul Gandhi's Successor: Sources The Congress is planning to hold another meeting of its Working Committee in four days to discuss possible candidates for the post of the party chief, sources told NDTV. Rahul Gandhi has categorically......
01:28 2019-05-28

Rajiv Gandhi's Visit To China Started Meaningful Engagement: Congress As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping concluded their informal meeting at Mamallapuram on Saturday, the Congress said India's meaningful engagement with China started with......
20:56 2019-10-12

"Body Blow To Democracy": Rahul Gandhi On J&K Congress Leaders' "Arrest" Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday condemned the "arrest" of the party's Jammu and Kashmir chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir and spokesperson Ravinder Sharma, saying it was another "body blow" to democracy......
20:14 2019-08-16

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does not take back his resignation as party president....
16:56 2019-07-02

Top Congress Leaders Meet On Leadership Crisis, Rahul Gandhi Absent Top Congress leaders are meeting to discuss a leadership crisis triggered by party chief Rahul Gandhi's resignation over the national election defeat, forcing the party to consider other options....
15:14 2019-07-06

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad In First Week Of June: Congress Leader Congress President Rahul Gandhi would visit Wayanad in the first week of June to thank the electorate for his record breaking win from this Lok Sabha seat in Kerala, said a Congress leader on Monday....
15:28 2019-05-27

India's Rahul Gandhi calls for change as he quits as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, leader of India's opposition Congress party, said on Wednesday he had asked party bosses to find a successor after he took responsibility for losing a general election that has left the party in crisis....
16:14 2019-07-03

Nehru-Gandhi Family In Leadership Important For Congress: Salman Khurshid Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said it is important for the Congress to have a prominent member of the Nehru-Gandhi family in the leadership of the party....
09:42 2019-08-18

Nehru-Gandhi Family Has "Brand Equity": Congress's Adhir Chowdhury The leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, has said it will be tough for any leader from outside the Gandhi-Nehru family to run the party, as it has "brand equity"....
15:14 2019-08-17

Congress Leaders Pay Tribute To Rajiv Gandhi On 75th Birth Anniversary Senior Congress leaders, including interim party president Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Manmohan Singh paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 75 birth......
06:14 2019-08-20

Congress Workers To Go On Hunger Strike To Urge Rahul Gandhi To Stay On Congress workers in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur are set to go on a hunger strike on Saturday to urge party president Rahul Gandhi to not resign from the post....
09:00 2019-06-29

Rahul Gandhi loses his seat in Congress party landslide defeat Party leader’s north Indian constituency was bastion of support for his famous familyAs India’s opposition Congress party went down to a landslide defeat on Thursday, its leader, Rahul Gandhi, was also convincingly beaten in his own parliamentary sea...
20:28 2019-05-23

Congress Needs "Young Blood" To Replace Rahul Gandhi: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has backed a young leader to galvanise the Congress after Rahul Gandhi's "unfortunate resignation" as party president, the party's state unit said in a......
12:56 2019-07-06

"Let Me Speak The Truth": Priyanka Gandhi Vadra On Congress Poll Results Earlier, Sonia Gandhi had attacked the BJP and declared the ruling party had crossed "limits of dignity" to retain power and deliver a second successive term in office for Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
07:14 2019-06-13

‘It’s Like All The President’s Men Meets Rambo,’ Says Robert Mueller Describing Report To Congress WASHINGTON—Briefing members of Congress who he doubted had read all the way through the “thrilling tale of redemption and American justice,” Robert Mueller pitched his special counsel report Wednesday as All The President’s Men meets Rambo. “It’s jus...
05:14 2019-07-25

Priyanka Gandhi Heads To Brother Rahul's Amid Grim News For Congress Amid a devastating outlook for the Congress as votes were counted on Thursday in the national election, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was seen driving to the home in Delhi of her brother Rahul......
08:56 2019-05-23

Amethi Congress President Quits After Rahul Gandhi Loses Family Seat Congress' Amethi district president Yogendra Mishra has sent his resignation to Rahul Gandhi, owning the moral responsibility for the party president's defeat....
14:42 2019-05-24

Rahul Gandhi's Plain-Speak To Congress Leaders Who "Pushed" Sons: Sources Rahul Gandhi did not budge on his decision to quit as Congress president over the party's debacle in the national election despite the party rejecting it "unanimously and in one voice" at a meeting of......
07:42 2019-05-26

Congress RTI Cell Head Quits, Wants To Give Rahul Gandhi "A Free Hand" Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Vivek Tankha on Thursday resigned as chairman of the party's legal and human rights cell and urged others to resign from party positions to allow Rahul Gandhi "a......
13:28 2019-06-28

India's Congress leader Rahul Gandhi faces backlash over election drubbing Rahul Gandhi is set to face a backlash from within the main Indian opposition Congress party after it suffered a mauling for a second general election in a row from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party....
18:14 2019-05-23

Rahul Gandhi Press Meet Passes Sold For A Lakh: Suspended Congress Leader Suspended Congress leader Karate R Thiagarajan on Saturday alleged security lapse during party chief Rahul Gandhi's recent visit to Chennai, claiming that the state Congress media coordinator sold......
22:00 2019-06-29

Trudeau meets with U.K., Japan prime ministers ahead of G7 summit It's in spite of that superheated atmosphere that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hoping to build consensus on the virtues of free trade and strengthen Canada's trade ties with its G7 partners....
20:42 2019-08-24

Trump, in Japan, meets Emperor Naruhito ahead of news conference with Abe President Trump on Monday became the first world leader to meet Japan’s new emperor, Naruhito, ahead of a much-anticipated news conference where the president is expected to talk about topics ranging from trade to North Korea....
05:14 2019-05-27

Nirmala Sitharaman Meets President Kovind Ahead Of Budget Speech Budget 2019 India: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday called on President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan before presenting her first Union Budget....
09:42 2019-07-05

UN human rights chief meets with Venezuela’s Guaidó, Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The United Nations’ top human rights official is preparing to hold separate meetings in Caracas with Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó and President Nicolás Maduro. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michel...
16:42 2019-06-21

UN human rights chief meets in Venezuela with Guaidó, Maduro The top U.N. human rights official has met separately in Caracas with Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó and President Nicolás Maduro, who are locked in a prolonged struggle over control of the crisis-wracked country...
05:01 2019-06-22

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel Meets PM Modi Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and urged him to resolve at the earliest long pending issues related to 70 lakh tribals and 58 lakh......
21:42 2019-06-15

"Social Justice In Danger": Priyanka Gandhi On RSS Chief's Quota Remark Days after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat called for a debate on reservation in an "atmosphere of harmony", Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the BJP government......
17:56 2019-08-20

Northern Command Chief Visits Jammu And Kashmir, Meets Locals Northern Army commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh has reached out to the locals in south Kashmir, considered to be the hotbed of terrorism, with a message that the army and the government are working......
22:56 2019-09-21

Sudan military chief meets Egypt's Sisi on first trip since ouster The head of Sudan's ruling military council visited neighboring Egypt on Saturday - his first trip abroad since the army overthrew former president Omar al-Bashir last month after mass protests against his rule....
23:14 2019-05-25

Maldivian Top Defence Official Meets Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief BS Dhanoa Maldivian Defence Forces Chief Abdulla Shamaal on Thursday met Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa, and discussed ways to step up military and security cooperation....
20:14 2019-07-04

Ahead of Meeting Rahul Gandhi, Ashok Gehlot Talks Of National Poll Defeat Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot owned responsibility for the party's poor showing in the state in the national election today, hours before a Chief Ministers of the Congress ruled states was to......
12:01 2019-07-01

President Trump Meets Apollo 11 Astronauts Ahead of 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is marking the 50th anniversary of the first human steps on the moon at an Oval Office meeting Friday with former Apollo 11 astronauts. The group includes Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins and the family of mission...
21:42 2019-07-19

Smriti Irani Visits Amethi, Meets Army Chief Bipin Rawat Union minister Smriti Irani on Thursday unveiled a statue of Swami Vivekananda at the premises of Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi district....
00:42 2019-09-13

Amit Shah Meets National Security Advisor, Intelligence Bureau Chief On J&K Union home minister Amit Shah met National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and the chief of the Intelligence Bureau this afternoon to discuss the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, where restrictions are......
13:56 2019-08-19

China's central bank chief meets head of Hong Kong monetary authority China's central bank governor met the chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority on Wednesday to discuss financial cooperation in the so-called Greater Bay Area of southern China, the People's Bank of China said....
03:56 2019-08-29

British PM Johnson meets EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg over Brexit progress British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg Monday, after both sides disputed how much progress has been made for a deal to leave the EU....
16:42 2019-09-16

The Battles Ahead Over What Congress Demands on Trump The U.S. Congress has the power to demand testimony and documents and to hold accountable those who refuse to comply. As president, Donald Trump wields the power known as executive privilege to declare swaths of information off-limits to the legislat...
14:00 2019-10-08

Congress Leaders Detained Ahead Of March In UP Against BJP's Chinmayanand Congress leaders were today refused permission to take out a march in support of the jailed law student who has accused the BJP's Chinmayanand of rape.The Congress leaders wanted to march from the......
09:14 2019-09-30

Don't Know Why New Congress Chief Not Chosen Yet, Says Salman Khurshid Congress leader Salman Khurshid today called for immediate action to choose the next party president in the wake of Rahul Gandhi's resignation after the BJP's emphatic victory in the Lok Sabha......
20:00 2019-07-15

Rep. Chris Collins resigns from Congress ahead of guilty plea Disgraced upstate Republican Rep. Chris Collins resigned from Congress on Monday — a day before he was expected to plead guilty in Manhattan federal court to insider trading charges. The Buffalo-area lawmaker submitted a letter of resignation to Hous...
20:56 2019-09-30

Peru Congress debates ahead of confidence vote on government Peru's Congress was headed toward a confidence vote on the government on Tuesday that was summoned by President Martin Vizcarra in a bid to pressure lawmakers to pass his anti-graft proposals....
21:56 2019-06-04

"Criminals Better Than Colleagues": Jharkhand Congress Chief Resigns Jharkhand Pradesh Congress chief Ajoy Kumar quit his post on Friday, accusing some colleagues of indulging in corrupt practices and promoting their own interests over the party's and said "worst......
22:00 2019-08-09

Seven Former Congress Chief Ministers Lose Polls, Two Trailing As the Congress suffered another debacle in Lok Sabha polls, several senior leaders of the party including seven former Chief Ministers lost their contests and two were trailing with big margins....
00:56 2019-05-24

"7 Weeks Have Passed...": Jyotiraditya Scindia On New Congress Chief Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday called party president Rahul Gandhi's resignation an unimaginable development, adding that a leader who can re-energize the grand old party should be......
23:00 2019-07-11

Rafale Replica Put Up Outside IAF Chief's Home, Next To Congress Office A replica of a Rafale fighter jet has been erected outside the official residence of Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa in the capital. The air force chief lives on Akbar Road in central Delhi, next to the......
13:00 2019-05-31

Ahead of contempt vote, Trump shields census documents from Congress President Donald Trump asserted executive privilege on Wednesday to keep under wraps documents on adding a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census, defying a House panel's subpoena in another move to stonewall Democratic lawmakers' investigation...
19:28 2019-06-12

Ahead Of Haryana Polls, Leader From OP Chautala's Party Joins Congress In a setback to Om Prakash Chautala's Indian National Lok Dal, days before the October 21 Haryana Assembly polls, party MP Charanjeet Singh Rori joined the Congress on Tuesday....
04:56 2019-10-09

It’s Still Unclear If Robert Mueller Will Testify Before Congress, But Lawmakers Are Moving Ahead Anyway The House Judiciary Committee will hold a series of hearings on former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election — even though it is still unclear if Mueller himself will appear. Rep...
00:00 2019-06-04

Ex-Trump campaign chief Lewandowski says 'happy' to testify before Congress President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, said on Friday that he was "happy" to testify before the Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee as part of a congressional investigation of the Trump presidency....
02:42 2019-08-17

Jharkhand Congress Chief Becomes 4th State Party President To Resign Taking responsibility of the party's debacle in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Ajoy Kumar Monday resigned from his post....
01:28 2019-05-28

"Congress Crisis Due To Internal Contradiction": Ex-Haryana Chief Quits Sulking Haryana Congress leader Ashok Tanwar, who was removed as the party's state chief last month, has resigned from the Congress just two weeks before state elections....
14:28 2019-10-05

Facebook Libra chief testifies in Congress to explain cryptocurrency The head of Facebook's blockchain division will appear in Congress Tuesday for the first of two hearings about the social media network's plans to roll out a new digital financial system next year....
12:56 2019-07-16

Will Challenge Opposition Chief Rule If Congress Allows: Abhishek Singhvi Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on Friday said the single largest party in Lok Sabha deserves the post of Leader of Opposition and alleged that the rule cited to deny it the status was......
03:56 2019-06-08

FHFA Chief: Won't wait for Congress to take Fannie and Freddie public CNBC's Diana Olick talks with Mark Calabria, newly confirmed Chief of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, about Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the outlook for housing finance and more....
18:00 2019-05-21

FEC chief urges Congress to set standards for online platforms during elections The head of the Federal Election Commission called on Congress to set standards for online platforms to fight election interference, but executives at Twitter, Facebook and Google defended their efforts....
00:14 2019-05-24

"No Discussion" From Congress After J&K Move: Ex-Rajya Sabha Chief Whip Former Congress chief whip in Rajya Sabha Bhubaneswar Kalita on Sunday alleged that it did not discuss anything with party members regarding the scrapping of the provisions of Article 370, shortly......
22:28 2019-08-18

Form Panel To Pick New Congress Chief: Janardan Dwivedi Veteran Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Tuesday suggested that Rahul Gandhi should form a committee for suggesting the name of the new Congress president....
12:42 2019-07-09

Congress, NCP Work For Their Families, We For India: BJP Chief Amit Shah Union Home Minister and BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday said the Congress and NCP work for their respective families, while the BJP and Shiv Sena have only the country's interest on their mind....
10:14 2019-10-11

"It's Suicide": Congress Loses Chief Whip Over Article 370 Stand On a day it fronted protests in parliament against a massive government move to scrap special status for Jammu and Kashmir by removing Article 370 of the constitution, the Congress lost a key voice,......
16:14 2019-08-05

New Congress Chief By 9 pm, Five Groups Hold Marathon Talks: 10 Points The Congress's top decision-making body, the Working Committee, met to select a leader today, giving up hopes of Rahul Gandhi rolling back his decision to quit the party's top job. A final decision......
14:42 2019-08-10

Nationalist Congress Party Plans Maharashtra Tour Ahead Of State Polls Ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly polls, the NCP will take out its own yatra, the opposition party's answer to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray's respective mass......
18:28 2019-08-01

Ahead Of Niti Aayog Meet, Kamal Nath To Host Congress CMs For Dinner Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath is hosting a dinner for his party counterparts in other states and senior Congress leaders in Delhi on Friday evening, ahead of the Niti Aayog meeting on......
13:00 2019-06-14

Congress Accepts Ashok Chavan's Resignation As Maharashtra Chief: Report Central leadership of the Congress has accepted the resignation of Ashok Chavan as the president of the Maharashtra unit, a senior leader disclosed Wednesday....
19:14 2019-07-03

Section Of Congress Leaders Want Milind Deora To Be Mumbai Chief: Report The rumblings in the Mumbai Congress just got louder with a group of leaders on Tuesday requesting AICC general secretary Mallikarjun Kharge not to accept the resignation of Milind Deora as the city......
01:56 2019-07-10

Tripura Congress Chief Quits, To "Formally Resign" After Badharghat Bypoll Tripura Pradesh Congress President Pradyot Bikram Manikya Deb Barman has resigned from the party post on Tuesday over differences with the party high command....
10:42 2019-09-24

Tripura Congress Chief Quits, Accuses Boss of Taking BJP's Advice Tripura Congress chief Pradyot Manikya Deb Barman has resigned as the party chief, after falling out with the central leadership over the Assam Citizens' list and how the party wants to run its state......
14:42 2019-09-24

"Shoot Me," Said Haryana Congress Chief, Blamed In Meet On Election Rout Confronted with the Congress's atrocious performance in Haryana in the national election, party chief Ashok Tanwar stormed out of a meeting on Tuesday after shouting: "If you want to get rid of me,......
17:56 2019-06-06

Punjab Congress Chief's Resignation Totally Unnecessary: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday termed Sunil Jakhar's resignation from the post of Punjab Congress chief as totally unnecessary, given the impressive performance of the party in the......
01:28 2019-05-28

Bengal Congress Chief Submits Resignation Letter After Lok Sabha Debacle West Bengal Congress president Somen Mitra submitted a letter of resignation from the post taking responsibility for the party''s poor show in the Lok Sabha election, according to a press statement......
12:42 2019-07-09

Immigration chief blames Congress for horrific migrant shelter conditions WASHINGTON – Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, placed the blame squarely on Congress for the deplorable conditions described at a border station by reporters traveling Friday with Vice President M...
20:42 2019-07-14

Acting Intelligence Chief Refuses to Testify, Prompting Standoff With Congress Congress wants details of a whistle-blower complaint lodged with the intelligence agencies’ inspector general, but the director of national intelligence balked....
02:00 2019-09-18

Venezuela opposition parties back Guaido as congress chief in 2020 Venezuelan lawmakers from small opposition parties on Friday said Juan Guaido should continue as head of congress in 2020, waiving their option to lead the legislature under an informal agreement to rotate leadership between parties....
23:00 2019-09-06

Former Congress Rajya Sabha Chief Whip Bhubaneshwar Kalita Joins BJP Bhubaneshwar Kalita, former Congress chief whip in Rajya Sabha who resigned from the House earlier this week opposing the party's stand on the government's decisions on Jammu and Kashmir, joined the......
22:00 2019-08-09

Congress Bengal Chief Blames Mamata Banerjee For Rise Of BJP In State West Bengal Congress president Somen Mitra on Saturday blamed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for the rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in the state, saying had she......
18:00 2019-06-08

Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Remove Congress Chief As Jallianwala Trustee Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial (Amendment) Bill, which seeks to remove the Congress president as a trustee, amid vociferous protests from the party members who later......
23:56 2019-08-02

DHS chief Kevin McAleenan says he's warned Congress about 'breaking point' at border Acting Homeland Security chief Kevin McAleenan told a House panel Thursday he's been warning Congress about an impending "breaking point" at the U.S.-Mexico border, but lawmakers won't pass needed immigration funding....
21:56 2019-07-18

Decision On Congress Chief Tomorrow, Mukul Wasnik Frontrunner: Sources A new Congress president will be chosen when the party's top decision-making body meets tomorrow, sources said on Friday after a meeting at Sonia Gandhi's home. Mukul Wasnik has emerged as the front......
14:56 2019-08-09

Balasaheb Thorat Named Maharashtra Congress Chief By Party "President" Congress leader Balasaheb Thorat was appointed as the president of the party's Maharashtra unit today, replacing Ashok Chavan in the wake of the party's drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections. The......
01:00 2019-07-14

Friday’s Daily Brief: UN chief meets cyclone survivors in Mozambique, Human Rights Council investigates Philippines state violence, UN weather agency tracks Arctic fires In today’s Daily Brief: UN chief António Guterres condemns airstrikes on Syrian hospitals and meets survivors of Cyclones Idai and Kenneth in Mozambique; the UN Human Rights Council votes to investigate the “war on drugs” in the Philippines; and UN w...
23:56 2019-07-12

Rep. Chris Collins Resigns From Congress Ahead of Expected Guilty Plea for Insider Trading (NEW YORK) — Rep. Chris Collins, a Republican congressman from western New York, is resigning from his seat ahead of an expected guilty plea in an insider trading case in which he was accused of leaking confidential information during an urgent...
08:56 2019-10-01

Rahul Gandhi Tweets Montage In Birthday Tribute To Father Rajiv Gandhi The Information Technology revolution was one of the many "incredible achievements" of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted today as he remembered his father a day......
13:56 2019-08-19

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Visit Rahul Gandhi, Who's Firm On Quitting Amid Congress attempts to get Rahul Gandhi to change his mind about quitting as party president after its national election rout, his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress spokesperson Randeep......
09:00 2019-05-28

Assembly Election 2019 Live Updates: BJP Chief Slams Congress Over Kashmir Maharashtra, Haryana Elections 2019: Amit Shah is scheduled to hold public gatherings in Maharashtra's Sangli, Akkalkot, Tuljapur and Latur districts....
11:28 2019-10-11

Milind Deora Quits, Eknath Gaikwad Is Interim Mumbai Congress Chief The Congress has appointed Eknath Gaikawad as Interim President of the party's Mumbai unit, following Milind Deora today confirming his resignation in a letter to Maharashtra Pradesh Congress......
17:56 2019-09-06

Nana Patole Quits As Kisan Congress Chief, "Dismisses" Entire Unit All India Congress Committee (AICC) leader from Maharashtra, Nana Patole, has joined a group of Congress office-bearers to quit following a debacle of the party in the recently-held Lok Sabha......
22:00 2019-06-29

Punjab Congress Chief Who Lost To Sunny Deol Joins 'I Resign' List Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar, who lost the Gurdaspur seat to actor-politician Sunny Deol, has stepped down from his post - the latest in a string of several state unit chiefs to resign over the......
14:28 2019-05-27

Indian Youth Congress Chief Resigns, Takes "Responsibility" For Poll Loss Indian Youth Congress (IYC) president Keshav Chand Yadav on Saturday resigned from his post taking "full responsibility" of the party's defeat in the Lok Sabha elections....
06:28 2019-07-07

"Carry On Good Work As Usual": Punjab Congress Chief Not Allowed To Quit The Congress on Saturday rejected the resignation of Sunil Jakhar, who had resigned as Punjab chief after losing to BJP's Sunny Deol on Gurdaspur Lok Sabha seat....
19:28 2019-09-14

Watch live: DHS chief McAleenan testifies in Congress on migrant family separations Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan appeared before Congress on Thursday to answer questions about the department's migrant family separation policy at the U.S.-Mexico border amid nationwide protests....
17:28 2019-07-18

"Haryana Burnt Thrice In 5 Years," Says State Congress Chief Kumari Selja Haryana burnt thrice under the rule of BJP's Manohar Lal Khattar and the crime against women has grown abnormally high, state Congress president Kumari Selja said on Friday....
20:56 2019-10-11

Gandhi Jayanti Updates: PM Pays Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi At Raj Ghat On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the Sabarmati Ashram to pay tributes to the Father of the Nation. Gandhi Jayanti will be celebrated across the......
07:14 2019-10-02

Maneka, Varun Gandhi's Tribute To Sanjay Gandhi On His Death Anniversary Maneka and Varun Gandhi today paid floral tributes to Sanjay Gandhi on his 39th death anniversary at Shanti Vana amid recital of hymns from the religious texts....
08:14 2019-06-23

Accords Under Rajiv Gandhi Strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords, saying the pacts "strengthened"......
15:14 2019-08-22

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Meet Rahul Gandhi In Delhi Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is firm on his decision to quit from the post of party president, sources have told NDTV.The Congress is likelyto hold another meeting of its Working Committee this week to......
09:00 2019-05-28

After Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Reacts To Journalist Arrests The Uttar Pradesh government is spreading fear among journalists, farmers and their representatives, said Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today condemning the arrest of three......
16:42 2019-06-11

Gandhi-ji Showed That Love Is The Only Way To Defeat Hatred: Rahul Gandhi Several top Congress leaders, including party president Sonia Gandhi, on Wednesday paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary with Rahul Gandhi saying that the Father of the Nation......
11:28 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Stephen Barclay meets with EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier after 'positive' UK-Ireland talks Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay is holding key talks with the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier today as the chance of a breakthrough on securing a withdrawal deal appeared to rise....
15:56 2019-10-11

Old sports' must adapt, says surf chief ahead of Olympics debut As "cool" sports such as surfing, skateboarding and climbing prepare to make their Olympic debut in Tokyo, the president of surfing's governing body has told Reuters that more traditional sports must adapt or face being dropped from the Games....
12:56 2019-10-09

Indian Envoy To Pakistan Ajay Bisaria Returns To New Delhi: Report Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria has returned to India, days after Islamabad expelled him following its decision to downgrade diplomatic ties over the withdrawal of special status to......
18:42 2019-08-11

Monday’s Daily Brief: UN chief talks climate action at G7, WFP official visits camp in Central African Republic, Deadly violence at Lesvos migrant centre, Security Council meets on AU-UN Darfur mission A recap of Monday’s stories: UN chief urges more action from G7 leaders to tackle ‘climate emergency’; WFP official visits camp for displaced in Central African Republic, UN refugee agency calls on Greece to keep young migrants safe after deadly inci...
10:14 2019-08-27

U.S. trade chief expects to meet China's vice premier ahead of G20 The top U.S. trade negotiator on Wednesday said he expects he and the U.S. Treasury secretary will meet the Chinese vice premier ahead of the G20 summit in Japan later this month....
17:14 2019-06-19

Masked man tasers Russian election chief ahead of regional vote A masked man broke into the home of Ella Pamfilova, the head of Russia's Central Election Commission in the early hours of Friday morning, and repeatedly tasered her, Russia's Ministry of Internal Affairs said....
12:14 2019-09-06

US-India Forum To Honour Wipro's Azim Premji, Mastercard's Ajay Banga Wipro Chairman Azim Premji and Mastercard Chief Executive Officer Ajay Banga would be honoured with the global excellence award for their contribution to strengthening economic ties between the US and......
19:14 2019-07-03

SpiceJet Eyes $10 Billion-Plus Airbus Deal, Chairman Ajay Singh Reveals The discussions with Airbus threaten Boeing with a high-profile defection at a time when the U.S. planemaker is enmeshed in one of the biggest crises in its 103-year history....
11:00 2019-09-25

Trump’s communications with foreign leader are part of whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff between spy chief and Congress, former officials say The president’s interaction with the foreign leader included a “promise” that prompted an intelligence official to file a formal whistleblower complaint, the officials said....
13:00 2019-09-19

Saudi Arabia Replaces Chief Of Oil Giant Ahead Of Initial Public Offering Saudi Arabia's energy minister said Monday he had been replaced as chairman of state-owned oil giant Aramco ahead of a planned initial public offering (IPO)....
19:14 2019-09-03

Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights chief's visit Venezuela on Monday freed opposition lawmaker Gilber Caro, who was detained in April in what allies said was a violation of his parliamentary immunity, the opposition-controlled National Assembly said on Twitter....
05:14 2019-06-18

EPA chief Andrew Wheeler says divisive 'transparency' rule will move ahead next year Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers Thursday the agency plans to implement a controversial transparency rule that critics say could limit available science....
21:56 2019-09-19

High Court Transfers All Aircel-Maxis Cases To Special Judge Ajay Kuhar The Delhi High Court has transferred all cases pertaining to Aircel-Maxis scam, involving P Chidambaram and his son, from Special Judge OP Saini to Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar, who is trying......
12:14 2019-09-17

Actor Ajay Devgn's Newest Ride Is The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Worth Rs. 6.95 Crore When not playing an upright cop or riding on two motorcycles at once, actor Ajay Devgn is known to be a car aficionado and has had an interesting line-up of cars in his garages over the years. In......
23:42 2019-08-27

Japan's central bank chief Kuroda sounds alarm on global economy ahead of G-20 Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said Group of 20 meetings this year will discuss current account balances and also said bilateral trade measures will not resolve such imbalances....
10:14 2019-05-27

Gathbandhan Over? Mayawati Says BSP Will Fight Bypolls Alone, Say Sources The alliance between Uttar Pradesh rivals-turned-partners Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav is all but over. Mayawati gave the indication in a meeting of her Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), in which she said the......
13:42 2019-06-03

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting. The post North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possi...
08:56 2019-06-30

BJP Wins All 4 Assembly Bypolls In Gujarat, Tally Crosses 100 The ruling BJP in Gujarat has won all the four Assembly seats where by-elections were held along with the Lok Sabha polls. With this, the tally of the ruling party now stands at 104 in the 182-member......
12:14 2019-05-24

Bypolls To Two Rajya Sabha Seats In UP On September 23: Election Body Bypolls to two Rajya Sabha seats from Uttar Pradesh, that had fallen vacant earlier this month following the resignations of the sitting Samajwadi Party members, will be held on September 23, the......
17:42 2019-08-29

'Girl Meets Farm' meets Monster Cookie Dough recipe Molly Yeh of Food Network's 'Girl Meets Farm' shows off her recipe for Monster Cookie Dough, and it looks delicious.        ...
23:14 2019-09-10

Karnataka Bypolls On December 5, Counting On December 9, Says Poll Panel Karnataka Bypolls: The bypolls to 15 Karnataka seats, which the Election Commission had decided to defer, will now be held on December 5, according to a new notification issued on Friday....
21:42 2019-09-27

For women like me, postponing the menopause would be a blessing | Sonia Sodha Scientific advances that prolong fertility can only be a benefit to many would-be mothersLet us imagine for a moment that we lived in a world where male fertility dropped off a cliff by the time men hit their mid 40s, leaving a group of men who wante...
12:42 2019-08-11

Married at First Sight's Nick Pendergrast Gets Support From Ex Sonia After Accident Married at First Sight alum Sonia Granados reached out online to ex-husband and former co-star Nick Pendergrast after his shocking health news. The 35-year-old reality TV personality, who......
03:56 2019-07-14

Madhya Pradesh Poll Results Expose New Crisis: Congress Vs Congress Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who has been fire-fighting over a crisis in the party and government, held a series of meetings today - one with the cabinet colleagues to keep his flock......
23:28 2019-05-26

Akshay Kumar Congratulates PM Modi For "Historic Win" As the counting trends show BJP securing a comfortable majority, Bollywood Star Akshay Kumar extended his wishes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP party....
00:56 2019-05-24

Nitish Kumar's Differences With BJP Grow With Article 370. And Yet... As the government announced that the special status for Kashmir has been done away with, several parties in parliament which are not part of the ruling BJP's coalition commended the move. Jagan Mohan......
16:14 2019-08-05

After BJP Snub Over Ministry Berths, Nitish Kumar Gets An Invite Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's rift with the BJP over cabinet berths has been interpreted as an opportunity by Lalu Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal. The party, which failed to open account in the......
23:00 2019-06-03

BJP-JDU Alliance Will Win Over 200 Seats In Bihar Election: Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today predicted a landslide victory for the NDA in the assembly polls due next year, and asserted that those trying to create a rift between his party Janata Dal......
14:56 2019-09-20

SBI Doesn't Need Any Capital From Government: Chairman Rajnish Kumar In March, SBI raised Rs 1,251 crore in bonds to boost its additional Tier 1 capital ratio. Its board has extended the deadline to raise Rs 20,000 crore till March next year....
14:42 2019-06-13

"Sushil Modi Is Nitish Kumar's Man, Everyone Knows This": Tejashwi Yadav Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav has weighed in on BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi's comment that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, an ally of the BJP, "is the captain of the NDA in Bihar" and he......
05:56 2019-09-12

Nitish Kumar Turns Down BJP Offer For One Spot In Cabinet Nitish Kumar has turned down an offer to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, his party has confirmed just ahead of the oath-taking ceremony today....
16:00 2019-05-30

"Felt Neglected": Ex-MLA Ashok Kumar Panigrahi On Quitting BJP Former MLA and senior leader Ashok Kumar Panigrahi resigned from the BJP on Saturday nine days ahead of the bypoll to the Bijepur Assembly constituency....
20:56 2019-10-12

No Anticipatory Bail For Former Kolkata Commissioner Rajeev Kumar Former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Tuesday failed to get relief from the Barasat District and Sessions Court on his anticipatory bail plea in the Saradha chitfund case....
17:56 2019-09-17

FORD'S KUMAR GALHOTRA: 'We have a lot of great product this year' Ford President of North America Kumar Galhotra discusses Ford's 10 percent profit margin target, the soon-to-be-revived Bronco and the next-generation F-150....
09:14 2019-06-02

Nitish Kumar's "Delusional" Jibe For BJP After Cabinet Disappointment Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi's offer of a single cabinet spot for his party, said today that there was "no question" of joining the government now. He......
14:14 2019-05-31

Dussehra Function Exposes Rift Between BJP, Nitish Kumar The sharp political differences within Bihar's ruling alliance - between Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and the BJP - became evident on Tuesday as leaders of the BJP stayed away from a Dussehra function......
04:56 2019-10-09

Those Who Oppose Hindi Don't Love Country, Says Biplab Kumar Deb Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday claimed that those who are opposing Hindi as the ''rashtra bhasha'' (national language) do not love the country....
23:56 2019-09-16

Bihar May Be Heading For A "Terrible Drought", Says Nitish Kumar The spectre of a "terrible drought" is looming large on Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said in the assembly on Monday, urging members of both houses of the legislature to discuss means to combat......
21:42 2019-07-01

Bimal Kumar Roy To Be New Chairman Of National Statistical Commission Professor Bimal Kumar Roy, the former director of prestigious Indian Statistical Institute, has been appointed as the chairperson of the National Statistical Commission....
22:42 2019-07-05

"Chameleon-Like": Tejashwi Yadav Rules Out Tie-Up With Nitish Kumar Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav today rejected reports of seat-sharing disputes giving rise to cracks in the Bihar grand alliance ahead of the bypolls on October 21, maintaining that all......
21:14 2019-10-06

'Poster War' Over Nitish Kumar Being "Just Fine", And Bihar "Sick" A "poster war" erupted in Bihar on Tuesday as the opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal countered a recent slogan by the ruling Janata Dal-United that claimed Nitish Kumar was doing "just fine" as the chief......
06:14 2019-09-04

"Expressing Grief" Is Not Enough: Nitish Kumar On Encephalitis Deaths An outbreak of AES has killed more than 160 children in the state since June 1, with a majority of the fatalities reported from Muzaffarpur district. Acute Encephalitis Syndrome refers to conditions......
14:00 2019-07-01

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next China tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is ...
22:56 2019-08-11

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
00:28 2019-10-07

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look for consumer pressure ahead of next tariffs As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is ...
03:56 2019-08-10

Joe Biden Is Ahead in the Iowa Polls. But His Rivals Are Ahead on Organizing To read the polling binders, former Vice President Joe Biden is a runaway favorite here in Iowa in the Democratic primary. But behind the scenes, he’s playing a furious game of catch-up. As the Democratic frontrunner kicked off events Tuesday i...
21:28 2019-06-11

No Decision Yet In Sedition Case Against Kanhaiya Kumar: Arvind Kejriwal The Delhi government has not yet taken any decision on the prosecution sanction against former JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others in the 2016 JNU sedition case, Chief Minister......
17:56 2019-09-06

Article 370 "Behind Us": Nitish Kumar's Party Signals Shift In Stance The special status of Kashmir is now over and Article 370 is "behind us", a key leader of Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United said today in Rajya Sabha, the upper house of parliament....
13:42 2019-08-08

"High On Arrogance": Bihar BJP Leader Attacks Nitish Kumar In a veiled attack on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, BJP leader Sanjay Paswan on Saturday said that "some people are high on arrogance and assuming that Bihar is functioning because of them"....
20:00 2019-09-21

Nitish Kumar Targets Over 200 Seats In Bihar Polls, Says No Rift In NDA Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has claimed the NDA will register a landslide win in Assembly polls due next year and win more than the 206 seats it claimed in 2010. The Chief Minister, whose......
14:56 2019-09-20

Kumar Rocker throws 8th no-hitter in NCAA history for Vandy NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Kumar Rocker pitched the eighth no-hitter in NCAA Tournament history striking out a career-high 19 as Vanderbilt beat Duke 3-0 Saturday night to force the Nashville Super Regional to a deciding third game. Rocker tied...
06:28 2019-06-09

Nitish Kumar Instructs Officials To Maintain Law And Order During Bakrid Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday instructed top officials of the state to diligently maintain law and order during the Bakrid festival falling on August 12, which coincides with the last......
22:00 2019-08-09

Congratulate PM Modi For NDAs Spectacular Victory: Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for NDAs spectacular victory in the country as well in the state....
00:56 2019-05-24

Kanhaiya Kumar Trails BJP's Giriraj Singh In Begusarai In Bihar Kanhaiya Kumar's campaign drew attention not just for his oratorical skills but because of high-profile supporters like Swara Bhaskar, Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar endorsing him in rallies...
08:14 2019-05-23

Nitish Kumar Makes Impassioned Plea For Environment Conservation Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday made an impassioned plea for environment conservation and called for urgent action against climate change, underscoring that the current flash floods in......
22:28 2019-08-01

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
08:56 2019-09-19

Biharis Come Here To Drink: Nitish Kumar Taunts Jharkhand Government Differences between Bihar's ruling alliance partners, Janata Dal (United) and the BJP, have led Nitish Kumar to pull up his socks against the ruling party in Jharkhand as the state's assembly election......
19:00 2019-09-07

Amid Attacks From BJP, Sushil Modi's Compliments For Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's re-election as the chief of his party, the Janata Dal United, has brought cheer to alliance leaders who have faith in his leadership. Among the first to extend......
21:14 2019-10-06

Nitish Kumar To Rescue As Bihar Cops Blundered Into "RSS Snooping" Row Reports of a circular from the Special Branch of the police seeking information about the RSS and 19 affiliates caused a sensation. The RSS, or the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, is the ideological......
21:14 2019-07-18

Judgement On Rajeev Kumar's Anticipatory Bail Plea Likely On October 1 The Calcutta High Court is likely to pronounce its judgement on October 1 in the anticipatory bail plea of former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar in the Saradha chit fund scam case following......
13:14 2019-09-30

"Such People Have No Religion": Nitish Kumar On Giriraj Singh's Iftar Dig Union Minister Giriraj Singh, pulled up by his party BJP for a controversial tweet, received another biting comment from ally Nitish Kumar, who said "those who make unnecessary statements for......
15:56 2019-06-05

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Felicitated With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
08:28 2019-09-19

Sharad Kumar Named Interim Central Vigilance Commissioner Vigilance Commissioner Sharad Kumar has been named interim CVC until a new incumbent is chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-headed selection panel....
13:14 2019-06-11

Nitish Kumar Government On Backfoot Over Law-And-Order Situation In Bihar Two incidents in as many weeks in Bihar have given the opposition an opportunity to target Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the state's "deteriorating" law-and-order situation. The gruesome murder of......
06:28 2019-09-02

NDTV's Ravish Kumar Wins Magsaysay Award For His Journalism NDTV's Ravish Kumar has been named for the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for "harnessing journalism to give voice to the voiceless" and his "unfaltering commitment to a professional, ethical......
08:00 2019-08-02

"Strain" Between BJP, Nitish Kumar's Party Visible, Says Bihar Opposition Reports of strained ties between the BJP and Janata Dal-United (JDU) in Bihar have raised the political temperature with key opposition parties uniting in lashing out at the two parties....
07:42 2019-06-04

Rajeev Kumar Still Untraceable, Special CBI Team Returns To Delhi A 10-member CBI team sent to Kolkata to track down former city police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, who has been evading summons in connection with the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, has returned to......
16:28 2019-09-27

Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha Gets Three-Month Extension Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha was given a three-month extension, according to an official order, making him the longest-serving bureaucrat in the post in the last seven decades. This is the......
17:00 2019-06-07

"Was Given 10 Years To Live": Super 30's Anand Kumar Who Has Rare Tumour Currently receiving treatment for Acoustic Neuroma, a rare medical condition, Anand Kumar, 46, was told in 2014 that he may only have 10 years to live....
12:01 2019-07-11

Can't Suspend Sajjan Kumar's Sentence Without Hearing, Says Supreme Court Cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots are not "ordinary" and it is "very difficult" to pass order suspending the life term sentence awarded to former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar without hearing......
04:42 2019-08-06

Saradha Scam Case: Former Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Avoids CBI Again Former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar failed to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI this morning in connection with the Saradha ponzi scam case, increasing the......
12:14 2019-09-17

Land Disputes Behind Most Violent Crimes In Bihar, Says Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday stressed on the need for minimising land disputes, asserting that these were responsible for the most violent crimes taking place in the state....
05:14 2019-08-03

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Not Cooperating In Ponzi Scam Probe: CBI The CBI on Tuesday said senior IPS officer Rajeev Kumar, now under its scanner in connection with the Saradha ponzi scam probe, was not cooperating in the investigation....
17:56 2019-09-17

Pulled Up For Iftar Taunt At Nitish Kumar, Giriraj Singh Has No Regrets Union Minister Giriraj Singh, reprimanded by Home Minister and BJP chief Amit Shah over his controversial comments on an Iftar party attended by party ally Nitish Kumar, today said he had no regrets....
03:56 2019-06-08

"He'll Explain": Nitish Kumar On Prashant Kishor Helping Mamata Banerjee Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said he had no idea about the role his party's vice president Prashant Kishor will play for his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee who has signed up......
18:00 2019-06-08

PM Denied Central Status For Patna University 2 Years Ago: Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday lamented that his fervent request for grant of central status to Patna University two years ago was dismissed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi denying the......
23:56 2019-08-04

"What Happened In America?" Fumes Nitish Kumar, Questioned On Patna Flood Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday had to face a swarm of angry residents in Patna, battered by a flood, as he went on a survey of the worst-hit neighbourhoods. Seething at pointed questions......
22:56 2019-10-01

Nitish Kumar Authorises Party's Jharkhand Unit To Take Decisions On Polls Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar on Saturday authorised the party's Jharkhand unit to take all the decisions related to the Assembly election due to be held by the end of this year....
22:14 2019-09-07

Marais Erasmus, Kumar Dharmasena To Umpire In Remaining Ashes Tests Kumar Dharmasena was originally appointed as the TV umpire for the fourth Test match but will now stand on-field with Marais Erasmus in both the remaining matches....
22:14 2019-08-31

Nitish Kumar's Party Was Denied Its Share In New Cabinet: Sanjay Singh Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh on Tuesday charged the BJP with having "denied" an honourable share in the Union Council of Ministers to its alliance partner Janata Dal (United), headed by......
22:42 2019-06-11

"No Objection If Nitish Kumar Returns To Grand Alliance", Says Rabri Devi RJD leader Rabri Devi is keeping the door open for Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar if the rival JDU's chief chooses to consider it's all water under the bridge, nearly two years after he pulled out......
13:42 2019-06-04

Patna Crisis Exposed Nitish Kumar's Failure, Says Tejashwi Yadav Bihar Floods: Leader of Opposition in Bihar Assembly, Tejashwi Yadav, has attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the recent water-logging in Bihar's capital Patna, saying it not only exposed......
21:14 2019-10-06

Saradha Scam: Rajeev Kumar Ignores CBI Summon For The 3rd Time This Week Senior police officer Rajeev Kumar failed to turn up at the Kolkata CBI office yet again today, a day after the agency issued a fresh notice, asking him to appear before it in connection with the......
14:56 2019-09-20

Views Should Not Be Imposed: Nitish Kumar's Party On Triple Talaq Bill BJP ally Janata Dal (United) Friday opposed the triple talaq bill, which is likely to be tabled by the Narendra Modi government in the upcoming Parliament session, and said any view should not be......
00:01 2019-06-15

Tejashwi Yadav Slams Nitish Kumar Over "Few Hours Of Rain" In Bihar Leader of Opposition in the Bihar Legislative Assembly Tejashwi Yadav on Sunday hit out at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led state government over the floods in the state, saying "few hours of rains......
23:28 2019-09-29

Kumar Dharmasena To Officiate World Cup Final, Jason Roy Fans Cry Foul Kumar Dharmasena was the umpire who gave Jason Roy out caught behind during the World Cup 2019 semi-final with Australia, a decision that incensed the batsman....
15:14 2019-07-12

Saradha Case: Rajeev Kumar Says CBI "Hounding" Him, Seeks Pre-Arrest Bail Former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar today claimed that the CBI was "hounding" him, while seeking anticipatory bail before the Calcutta High Court in the multi-crore Saradha chit-fund case....
14:42 2019-09-24

In Bihar Assembly, Sushil Modi Papers Over Rift With Nitish Kumar The NDA will contest next year's Bihar assembly elections under the leadership of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said today - a comment seen as an effort to allay the......
23:14 2019-07-22

BJP's Giriraj Singh Beats Kanhaiya Kumar By 4 Lakh Votes In Begusarai Union Minister Giriraj Singh retained the Begusarai seat for the BJP by defeating his nearest rival -- CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar -- by a margin of over four lakh votes, results of the Lok Sabha......
00:56 2019-05-24

Be Ready For Nitish Kumar's "Dhokha Number 2": Upendra Kushwaha Warns BJP Former BJP ally and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party chief Upendra Kushwaha today cautioned the BJP that Nitish Kumar will "betray" it and it should be ready for "Dhokha number 2" from the JD(U) president....
00:42 2019-06-03

Happy Birthday Akshay Kumar! 5 Fitness Secrets You Can Steal From The 52-Year-Old Akshay Kumar turns 52 today and as we gasp at how that's even possible, take a look at some of the fitness rules he swears upon to maintain that lean and fit body....
23:56 2019-09-09

"Truth Essential To Democracy": Ravish Kumar Receives Magsaysay Award NDTV's Ravish Kumar on Monday was conferred the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for "harnessing journalism to give voice to the voiceless" and his "unfaltering commitment to a professional, ethical......
01:42 2019-09-10

Kumar Rocker overcame scary moment before historic Vanderbilt no-hitter NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin worried when Kumar Rocker came off the mound after a first inning where the freshman pitcher hit Duke centerfielder Kennie Taylor with a pitch near the left eye. Taylor returned to the Duke dugout after ...
22:42 2019-06-09

"Act Or Resign": Upendra Kushwaha Attacks Nitish Kumar Over Child Deaths Former Union Minister and RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha today said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is responsible for the deaths of children due to encephalitis in Muzaffarpur and demanded his resignation....
21:56 2019-06-23

"Move On": Reprieve For Prashant Kishor In Nitish Kumar's Words To Media Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's number two in the party, Prashant Kishor, is about to offer his top-rated poll-winning consultancy to Mamata Banerjee....
19:28 2019-06-10

"Don't Neglect Duty": Nitish Kumar's Subtle Warning To Agitating Teachers Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar issued a subtle warning to contractual teachers who were agitating on Thursday demanding regularisation of their jobs and other benefits, asking them to attend the......
21:00 2019-09-05

All 3 Leaders Of Upendra Kushwaha's Party Flock To Nitish Kumar's Team After drawing a blank in the Lok Sabha elections, former Union minister Upendra Kushwaha's Rashtriya Lok Samata Party got yet another setback today as all three of its members in the bicameral......
16:28 2019-05-26

Nitish Kumar Opposes Centre's Pitch For Public-Private Tie-Up In Railways Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a BJP ally, has opposed the central government's proposal to bring public-private partnerships in Railways to enhance infrastructure and connectivity....
08:28 2019-07-09

Axed aide Sonia Khan 'was Brexiteer who would win tribunal over on-the-spot sacking' Sacked Treasury aide Sonia Khan would probably win an employment tribunal over her on-the-spot dismissal by the Prime Minister's Downing Street chief Dominic Cummings, former chancellor Philip Hammond said today....
16:56 2019-09-03

UK Foreign Office Board Appoints Kumar Iyer First Indian-Origin Member Kumar Iyer has been appointed by the UK government as the Chief Economist of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), making him the first Indian-origin member of the department's management board....
09:42 2019-06-07

BJD Plans Special Status Demand With Nitish Kumar, Jagan Reddy's Parties To push its demand for special category status for Odisha, the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) is planning to join hands with the YSR Congress and the JD(U) in Parliament and raise their voice unitedly....
00:01 2019-06-15

"Super 30 ", Movie Inspired By Anand Kumar's Life, Made Tax-Free In Bihar "Super 30", the Hrithik Roshan-starrer film based on the life of celebrated tutor Anand Kumar, known for his initiative in training meritorious underprivileged students for entrance exams to the IITs,......
20:00 2019-07-15

25 Dead, Lakhs Affected In Bihar Floods; Nitish Kumar Takes Stock Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Tuesday that 25 people have so far been killed in flash floods, that have affected 25.71 lakh people in 16 districts of the state....
15:56 2019-07-16

Akshay Kumar Praises Mumbai Civic Body, Trolled For Canada Citizenship Twitter users and several trolls raked up Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar's Canadian citizenship after he tweeted today saying Mumbai's municipal body would accept suggestions and grievances on the......
22:14 2019-07-07

"Exam Scam Shamed Entire Bihar": Nitish Kumar Opens Up On Teacher's Day Nearly three years after a probe uncovered a massive scam in the Bihar School Examination Board, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has finally opened up on what many described as a "blot" on the state's......
17:28 2019-09-07

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Files Anticipatory Bail Plea In Scam Case Former Kolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Friday filed an anticipatory bail plea in the Alipore district and sessions court, a day after a city court said that the CBI does not need a warrant......
14:56 2019-09-20

Amit Shah Rebukes Giriraj Singh For Dig At Nitish Kumar Attending "Iftar" Union Minister Giriraj Singh has been reprimanded by Home Minister Amit Shah over his tweet targeting Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi for attending an Iftar party. Amit Shah, the BJP president, called the......
16:14 2019-06-04

Aparna Kumar 1st IPS Officer To Scale North America's Highest Peak Denali Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Aparna Kumar has become the first civil servant to scale Mount Denali, the highest peak in North America....
00:14 2019-07-01

Asaduddin Owaisi's Party Leader Blasts Nitish Kumar Over Minorities' Jobs The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) on Saturday charged Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with having failed to fulfil his promise of uplifting the state's minorities, and demanded a......
23:28 2019-09-14

Sushil Kumar Modi Rakes Up Fodder Scam In Assembly, Leaves RJD Fuming Irregular expenditures in excess of Rs 650 crore between 1987 and 1997 - the period during which the fodder scam happened - are being scrutinized by courts probing the multi-crore-rupee scandal, Bihar......
07:14 2019-07-25

"Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi Responsible": Giriraj Singh On Patna Flooding Patna Rain: Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Friday blamed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his Deputy Sushil Modi for the worst flooding in Patna after last week's heavy rainfall....
19:42 2019-10-04

Patna Crisis Opens Gate For BJP Guerrilla Attacks On Nitish Kumar's Party The severe water-logging in Patna that has left thousands affected and an outbreak of dengue have revealed an apparent rift between the partners of the ruling alliance in Bihar. Chief Minister Nitish......
09:42 2019-10-06

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Files Bail Plea Over Saradha Scam Case Former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar on Monday filed an anticipatory bail petition before the Calcutta High Court in the multi-crore Saradha chitfund scam case, days after a district court......
19:56 2019-09-23

Heavy Rain In Bihar, Nitish Kumar Calls Meeting On Disaster Management Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today called a meeting for disaster management, via video conferencing, in the wake of heavy rain lashing Patna and other parts of the state....
13:42 2019-09-28

BJP, Nitish Kumar's Party Spar Over Assam-Style Citizens' List In Bihar Serious differences between Bihar's ruling alliance partners, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United and the BJP, over an Assam-style National Register for Citizens (NRC), have gone public....
12:00 2019-09-05

Trump Names Counterterrorism Chief As Acting National Intelligence Chief President Donald Trump said on Thursday that Joseph Maguire, the current chief of the National Counterterrorism Centre, will become the acting director of national intelligence....
09:00 2019-08-09

Giriraj Singh Fires Fresh Attack At Nitish Kumar, Party Hits Back Twitter war erupted between Union minister Giriraj Singh and the ruling JD(U) on Sunday, as the firebrand BJP leader continued with his barbs at the state government....
21:14 2019-10-06

Righteous Baseball Dude Kumar Rocker Saves Vanderbilt's Season With 19-Strikeout No-Hitter Vanderbilt found themselves down 1-0 in the best-of-three Nashville Super Regional against Duke, and so they sent stud pitcher Kumar Rocker to the mound to start Game 2 yesterday and asked him to save the season. Rocker responded with 19 strikeouts a...
18:00 2019-06-09

Opinion: Vanderbilt pitcher Kumar Rocker's no-hitter in NCAA Super Regional an all-time gem Vanderbilt freshman Kumar Rocker threw the first no-hitter in NCAA tournament Super Regional play, striking out 19 in a dominant performance vs. Duke.       ...
09:14 2019-06-09

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover:  World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN climate summit, UN chief condemns deadly Afghan bus attack and UN agriculture agency chief marks last ...
04:28 2019-08-01

Cricket World Cup final umpire Kumar Dharmasena admits 'error' handed England one extra run Umpire Kumar Dharmasena has admitted making a crucial "judgmental error" in the last over of England's victory over New Zealand in the Cricket World Cup final earlier this month....
08:42 2019-07-22

"Everybody Knows What's Going On": Rahul Gandhi On FIR Against Celebs Anybody who says anything against Prime Minister Narendra Modi is thrown into jail, Rahul Gandhi said today, attacking the government over a sedition case against 50 celebrities who had written an......
13:56 2019-10-04

Kentucky Boy Meets His Hero (NBC)– A Louisville boy was able to meet his hero, Tony award-winning actress Ali Stroker. Stroker is the first Broadway actress to require a wheelchair, and she won the Tony for her role in “Oklahoma.” One of her biggest gans is fr...
03:56 2019-06-13

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi-Oh! cards....
14:56 2019-07-11

Uber's chief operating officer and chief marketing officer are stepping down Now that the company is public, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says he has more time to be involved in the day-to-day operations of Uber's core businesses....
01:42 2019-06-08

"You Were Wrong About Kashmir, Rahul Gandhi": BJP Rahul Gandhi had shamed the nation with his comments on Jammu and Kashmir, the ruling BJP said today, alleging that the Congress leader's comments had been used by Pakistan in its application to the......
16:00 2019-08-28

Tracking Gandhi: A photographic journey Wherever he was, Mahatma Gandhi fought for human rights. He led India non-violently into independence. Marking his 150th birthday, Anja Bohnhof pays tribute to the freedom fighter with photographic insights....
06:56 2019-10-03

IMF meets with Argentina opposition candidate A team from the International Monetary Fund met on Monday with opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez, the front-runner for October's presidential election, according to a spokesman for Fernandez....
04:14 2019-08-27

No. 21 Virginia meets state foe ODU for first time Only about 160 miles of Interstate 64 separate the schools, but No. 21 Virginia and visiting Old Dominion will meet for the first time on the gridiron Saturday night in Charlottesville, Va....
05:28 2019-09-18

|'ManatArms'meets'GameofThrones'intheultimateweaponstest What do Machete, Brienne of Tarth, and Wonder Woman have in common? Apart, obviously, from the ability to kick serious butt on screen, they’re all connected to the new season of reality show 'Man at Arms: Art of War'....
22:00 2019-07-01

| Pele meets with Obama in Brazil Pele met with former US president Barack Obama in Sao Paulo where the pair discussed how "to make the world better," the Brazilian football great said....
08:56 2019-05-31

Trump: More to Mexico deal than meets the eye Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing border efforts, President Donald Trump is insisting there's more to it than meets the eye. (June 10)        ...
05:14 2019-06-11

Poland: Where Keynes meets Jesus  The business world is not impressed with Poland's ruling PiS party's plans to boost social spending. But, whisper it softly, the project's mix of social conservatism and social democratic redistribution could be working....
14:14 2019-05-29

A Canadian Island Where Hip Meets Historic Settled by British refugees from the American Revolution, Prince Edward County now shelters Toronto escapees in search of food, wine and weekends away....
16:42 2019-09-11

"Enough Is Enough": Priyanka Gandhi After Kuldeep Sengar's Poster With PM Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today slammed the BJP after a full page advertisement was published in the local edition of a vernacular daily in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao on Independence Day,......
15:14 2019-08-17

"Will Find Out Those Who Have Not Worked For Party": Priyanka Gandhi Congress workers from Uttar Pradesh are now demanding that the party should project Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as the party's chief ministerial candidate for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls....
07:14 2019-06-13

BJP Government In UP "Dictatorially Inclined": Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Saturday accused the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of being "dictatorially inclined" and said party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's "imprisonment" at Chunar......
15:56 2019-07-20

After "Where Is He" Murmurs In Parliament, Rahul Gandhi's Tweet Congress's Rahul Gandhi gave Parliament a miss this morning as the 17th Lok Sabha began after the national elections. On Day One, the elected lawmakers took oath as members of the house - led by Prime......
12:56 2019-06-17

"She Would Hug Me Whenever We Met": Priyanka Gandhi Mourns Sheila Dikshit Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra expressed her condolences on the death of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit and said she will miss her "wise counsel"....
15:56 2019-07-20

"We Have 52 Lawmakers, Will Fight BJP Everyday," Says Rahul Gandhi Congress parliamentarians will meet today to elect leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party or CPP exactly a week after party chief Rahul Gandhi told the party's top decision making, Congress......
08:42 2019-06-01

"How Many Jobs Have You Given In 5 Years?" Priyanka Gandhi To Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday asked Union Minister Santosh Gangwar to provide figures for jobs provided to people in North India in the last five year....
23:56 2019-09-16

"Thanks For Opportunities": Rahul Gandhi Tweets On BJP-RSS Opponents Rahul Gandhi today said he is thankful to his opponents in the BJP's ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh for giving him "platforms and opportunities" to fight them in public....
12:28 2019-07-12

Trump meets with Farage during London trip ​Nigel Farage huddled with President Trump at Winfield House, the Brexit Party leader confirmed in a tweet Tuesday. “Good meeting with President Trump – he really believes in Brexit and is loving his trip to London​,” Farage said in a pos...
21:42 2019-06-04

For the first time since 1930s, a Belgian king meets the far-right Belgium's King Philippe met the head of the anti-immigrant Vlaams Belang on Wednesday after Flemish separatist parties surged in an inconclusive national election, the first time a Belgian monarch has met a far-right leader since the 1930s....
17:28 2019-05-29

What Happens When Extreme Action Meets Elusive Language? In Elizabeth Streb and Anne Bogart’s “Falling & Loving,” dancers and actors share the stage with the Guck Machine, which emits a waterfall of food andother objects....
16:28 2019-09-20

Sources: Davis meets with Pelicans EVP Griffin Anthony Davis, who requested a trade from the Pelicans in January, and EVP David Griffin, who was hired in April, are expected to continue a dialogue in the near future, sources told ESPN....
23:42 2019-05-29

PM Modi Meets BJP's Women Lawmakers Over Breakfast Prime Minister Narendra Modi met women lawmakers of the BJP over breakfast at his residence today, the fifth in the series of meetings with a cross-section of parliamentarians from the party....
10:42 2019-07-12

UPDATE 1-U.S. FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators from around the world on Thursday to determine what is needed to return the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX to return it to service....
20:56 2019-05-23

Lizzo meets The Aristocats in the year's best mashup Lizzo’s buoyant, searing “Truth Hurts” is one of the modern pop scene’s more memorable bops, having found life time and again since first dropping in 2017. It resurfaced again over the weekend when the singer herself retweeted a clip setting the cut ...
22:28 2019-09-30

Trump Meets With Advisers to Consider Deal With Taliban President Trump met with his top national-security advisers Friday to consider a deal with the Taliban that could lead to a significant U.S. withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan....
06:42 2019-08-17

No Brexit breakthrough as Johnson meets Juncker, EU says Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Brussels later said it was still waiting for a solution to the impasse....
17:56 2019-09-16

From the shed to the spotlight: Autocar meets Edd China China's spanner skills earned him a spot on television's most watched car show We get to know the madcap mechanic as he embarks on life after Wheeler Dealers and find out why Hollywood’s loss is ice cream vans’ gain Heard the one about the star te...
08:14 2019-06-01

Johnson's Last-Ditch Brexit Bid Meets Skepticism in EU British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s new proposals over Brexit met with skepticism from European officials Wednesday, setting the stage for weeks of tense maneuvering before the U.K.’s scheduled exit from the EU on Oct. 31....
21:14 2019-10-02

Barra meets with UAW brass as strike continues The meeting Wednesday marked the first time GM CEO Mary Barra has been formally involved in labor talks since the previous contract expired Sept. 14. GM is pushing for around-the-clock negotiations to resolve the strike. ...
04:00 2019-10-11

Trump meets US troops soon after N. Korea meeting President Donald Trump recounted the moment when he stepped across the border at the demilitarized zone into North Korea Sunday. Trump shared the moment as he addressed the US military at an American base south of Seoul, South Korea. (June 30)  ...
05:14 2019-07-01

Trump meets with tech CEOs on Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump met on Monday with the chief executives of seven technology companies and he agreed with their request for timely licensing decisions from the Commerce Department on blacklisted Chinese firm Huawei Technologies, the White ...
02:00 2019-07-23

PhotoEspaña: where glamour meets grit – in pictures More than 80 exhibitions featuring work of nearly 300 photographers and visual artists comprise this year’s PhotoEspaña. The work is displayed in venues across Madrid, and in a further six cities, until 1 September Ijewo by Cristina de Middel, from t...
10:42 2019-06-17

This Boy Meets World Reunion Will Make You Nostalgic for the '90s It's a Boy Meets Girl reunion! Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel, Rider Strong and Will Friedle gave fans the ultimate flashback this weekend by getting the gang back together for Fan Expo......
15:56 2019-08-19

Trump meets Kim at Korean Demilitarized Zone North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has met US President Donald Trump at the Demilitarized Zone that divides South and North Korea for a "handshake for peace." It is the third time Kim and Trump have met in over a year....
12:14 2019-06-30

'He's going to be a ladies' man': Archie meets Desmond Tutu Royal baby Archie and his parents Harry and Meghan have met Archbishop Desmond Tutu in Cape Town - with the elder statesman's daughter joking that the four-month old is "going to be a ladies' man"....
16:00 2019-09-25

Florida Gov. DeSantis meets with Netanyahu in Israel JERUSALEM (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis met with embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the governor’s final day of a trade mission to Israel. DeSantis had high praise for Netanyahu on the day after the Israeli leader fai...
00:00 2019-05-31

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad To Thank Electorate On Poll Win Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who won from Kerala's Wayanad seat in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha election, is likely to visit his constituency to thank the electorate at the end of this week or......
22:14 2019-05-28

UP Is Running But Electricity In Hospitals Is Out: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over reports of patients being treated in some hospitals under mobile phone flashlights or......
01:56 2019-07-10

"Will Send You Plane, Come Here, Observe": J&K Governor To Rahul Gandhi Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday hit out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks that there have been reports of violence in Jammu and Kashmir. Mr Malik said he will send an aircraft for......
22:56 2019-08-12

UK To Issue Commemorative Coin In Honour Of Mahatma Gandhi The UK government will issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, British finance minister Sajid Javid said....
11:28 2019-10-11

"Should Prove He Can Do It": Rajinikanth Says Rahul Gandhi Shouldn't Quit Rahul Gandhi should stay and "prove he can do it", actor-politician Rajinikanth said on Tuesday, reacting to the Congress chief's decision to quit the post over the party's dismal national election......
17:56 2019-05-28

"We're With You," Rahul Gandhi Tells His Flood-Hit Constituency Wayanad Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, camping in his Wayanad LokSabha constituency in Kerala, today appealed for help to provide relief material to those hit by the devastating floods....
12:28 2019-08-12

Excerpts From Mahatma Gandhi's Writing Put Together In Form Of Book Excerpts drawn from Mahatma Gandhi's books, letters and essays on non-violent civil disobedience and activism have been put together in form of a book, publisher Penguin Classics said....
13:14 2019-09-30

"Will Fight BJP Every Day": Rahul Gandhi At Parliamentary Party Meet Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who is trying to step down from the post, today said the party still has 52 lawmakers and "will fight the BJP every day". At a meeting with the party's parliamentarians......
08:42 2019-06-01

Did Vandals Steal Gandhi’s Ashes from an Indian Memorial? Vandals attacked a Gandhi memorial and may have stolen some of his ashes. They also scrawled “national traitor” on his picture, placing suspicion on Hindu nationalists....
14:14 2019-10-04

Disappointed With Rahul Gandhi's Resignation: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Wednesday expressed disappointment over the resignation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress chief, saying he should have continued to lead the party with the dynamism......
19:14 2019-07-03

Who Is Allowing These "Big Bank Frauds": Priyanka Gandhi On RBI Report Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra attacked the government on Friday over an RBI report showing bank frauds have gone up by 15 per cent year-on-year in 2018-19, asking who is the guarantor allowing......
14:00 2019-08-30

PM Modi Inaugurates "Gandhi Solar Park" At UN Headquarters Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (local time) inaugurated a 50 kilowatt ''Gandhi Solar Park'' at the Headquarters of the United Nations in New York, on the second leg of his visit to the United......
02:42 2019-09-25

"He Is Being Shamefully Hunted Down": Priyanka Gandhi Backs P Chidambaram As former Union Minister P Chidambaram appeared to face arrest in a corruption investigation, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tweeted in support of the senior Congress leader, alleging that he was being......
11:00 2019-08-21

Rahul Gandhi, Other Opposition Leaders To Visit J&K Tomorrow Congress's Rahul Gandhi and leaders from various opposition parties will visit Jammu and Kashmir today where restrictions have been imposed since the central government withdrew special status under......
01:00 2019-08-24

Rahul Gandhi Playing Politics Over My Invitation: J&K Governor Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday accused Rahul Gandhi of playing politics over his invitation to visit the Valley, saying he just wanted to refrain him from making "baseless......
06:42 2019-08-27

For "Sarcastic" Tweet On Gandhi, Maharashtra IAS Officer Transferred The IAS officer who triggered a row with her tweet thanking Nathuram Godse has been transferred from her post. The government has also issued her a show-cause notice and asked her to explain the......
23:00 2019-06-03

"Things Not Normal In J&K": Rahul Gandhi On Being Sent Back From Srinagar Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who was sent back from the Srinagar airport along with other opposition leaders on Saturday, said that the move by the state administration proved the law and order......
16:42 2019-08-24

Resigned After Taking Full Responsibility, Says Rahul Gandhi Rahul Gandhi stuck to his decision to resign as Congress president, saying he did it to ensure accountability for the party's Lok Sabha poll debacle and there was no question of going back on it....
21:42 2019-06-27

UP Government Remembers Farmers Only In Advertisements: Priyanka Gandhi Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over its treatment of farmers, alleging that the Yogi Adityanath government remembers them only in......
08:28 2019-10-09

In Tribute, Priyanka Gandhi Tweets What She "Learned" From Her Father Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has posted an emotional tribute to her father, former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary, revealing that he taught her "to listen to......
10:14 2019-08-20

"I Won't Leave..." Says Priyanka Gandhi, Spends Night In UP's Mirzapur Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who was stopped on Friday when she was on her way to meet the families affected by Sonbhadra shootout, spent the night at a guest house in Mirzapur in Uttar......
04:56 2019-07-20

Rahul Gandhi To Begin 3-Day Kerala Visit: Report Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be on a three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency of Wayanad in Kerala starting Tuesday aimed at taking stock of the flood relief measures....
20:28 2019-08-26

PM To Pay Respects At Memorials Of Gandhi, Vajpayee Before Oath Ceremony Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take oath for the second consecutive term this evening, exactly a week after he stormed back to power on May 23, but his day begins at the crack of dawn....
22:28 2019-05-29

Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi Back P Chidambaram, Say He's Being Persecuted Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today joined the chorus from his party condemning the government over the case against former Union Minister P Chidambaram, who faces arrest in a corruption investigation......
11:00 2019-08-21

Priyanka Gandhi Attacks BJP After UP Farmers Stopped On Way To Delhi Amid farmers blocking various entry points to Delhi from Uttar Pradesh side since early hours, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday asked the BJP why it is preventing them from coming to......
20:00 2019-09-21

"PM Must Tell Nation What Transpired": Rahul Gandhi On Trump's Claim Rahul Gandhi tweeted today that Prime Minister Narendra Modi "must tell the nation what transpired" in his meeting with Donald Trump, joining the opposition chorus after US president claimed that PM......
10:28 2019-07-23

"Do What's Right For Nation": Robert Vadra On Priyanka Gandhi's UP Visit Businessman Robert Vadra today said he has always respected "qualities of compassion, empathy and sincerity" in her wife Priyanka Gandhi, who was detained for over 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh after she......
15:56 2019-07-20

A hero to the world, Gandhi is increasingly controversial in India Scholars have highlighted the racist language that Mohandas Gandhi used as a young man and his defense of India’s caste system. Meanwhile, right-leaning Hindu nationalist ideologues have long had an ambivalent relationship with him....
00:56 2019-10-03

"That's Their Weakness": PM Modi's Veiled Dig At Rahul Gandhi In Tirupati Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday took a veiled dig at Congress President Rahul Gandhi, saying the top opposition leader could not still come out of the impact of election results which showed......
04:42 2019-06-10

60 Killed In Kerala; Rahul Gandhi To Be "In Wayanad For Next Few Days" More than 100 people have died with heavy monsoon rains triggering floods in different parts of the country in the last one week. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala are the worst-hit states where lakhs......
09:56 2019-08-11

Indian police investigate defacing of Gandhi cutout Indian police are investigating a complaint that a cutout of independence leader Mohandas Gandhi displayed at a museum was defaced as the country celebrated the 150th anniversary of his birth this week...
09:56 2019-10-04

Reports Of Violence In J&K, Centre Must Come Clean, Says Rahul Gandhi A meeting of the Congress' top decision-making body to appoint its next chief was briefly halted after reports of "violence and deaths" emerged from Jammu and Kashmir, former party president Rahul......
09:56 2019-08-11

PM Modi Releases Postage Stamps On Mahatma Gandhi In UAE Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary....
16:42 2019-08-24

"Vendetta Politics" Says Rahul Gandhi After DK Shivakumar's Arrest Congress's Rahul Gandhi today tweeted his support for DK Shivakumar, the party's senior leader in Karnataka who was arrested last evening. The Enforcment Directorate, which made the arrest, accused......
15:56 2019-09-04

Gandhi-ji Would Have Liked Indians To Tackle Climate Change: S Jaishankar Mahatma Gandhi would have liked Indians to focus on the issue of climate change, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, stressing that the fight against this global challenge is much larger......
14:28 2019-10-03

PM's "Einstein Challenge" In Tribute To Gandhi In New York Times Op-Ed Mahatma Gandhi "envisioned Indian nationalism as one that was never narrow or exclusive but one that worked for the service of humanity", Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote in an opinion piece in The......
11:28 2019-10-02

Ukrainian president meets Tom Cruise, admits he's 'goodlooking' Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy may be at the center of an United States impeachment scandal but that doesn't mean he going to turn down a chance to meet one of the biggest actors in the world....
23:14 2019-10-01

| Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker....
16:42 2019-09-16

No Brexit Breakthrough as U.K. Prime Minister Meets With Top EU Official The EU’s Jean-Claude Juncker told U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson the bloc is still awaiting concrete proposals from London for how to avoid a physical border on the island of Ireland, damping hopes of a swift breakthrough in Brexit talks....
21:00 2019-09-16

Migration Likely to Top Agenda When Trump Meets El Salvador’s Bukele President Nayib Bukele has courted Trump, taking steps to curb migration. A meeting of the two men might give him a chance to press for benefits for El Salvador, too....
11:56 2019-09-25

Humidity meets hedonism in Asia's most punishing F1 race Imagine driving at speeds so fast that it feels like a 45 kilogram dumbbell is pressing against your head, and you're wearing so much heavy gear that you're quickly drenched in sweat....
15:00 2019-09-24

When Quantum Computing Meets AI: Smarter Digital Assistants and More Quantum computing’s processing power could significantly improve artificial-intelligence systems within about five years, experts and business leaders say....
12:28 2019-05-24

Pence meets with Mexican delegation but tariffs seem inevitable now Vice President Mike Pence was to meet with Mexican diplomats Wednesday to avert an economic crisis as President Donald Trump's threatens to impose tariffs on all Mexican imports....
00:28 2019-06-06