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G-23 Leaders Meet At Ghulam Nabi Azad’s Home Before CWC Meeting

G-23 Leaders Meet At Ghulam Nabi Azad’s Home Before CWC Meeting

Congress leaders who met at Ghulam Nabi Azad’s residence in New Delhi, included Anand Sharma, Kapil Sibal and Manish Tewari.

11 March 2022
Congress Appoints Harish Chaudhary As AICC In-Charge For Punjab

Congress Appoints Harish Chaudhary As AICC In-Charge For Punjab

The decision comes after Harish Rawat urged the party high-command to relieve him as general secretary in-charge for Punjab affairs in view of the upcoming...

22 October 2021

'I Am A Full-Time And Hands On President': Sonia Gandhi To 'G-23' At CWC Meet

Sonia Gandhi also asserted that every member of the party wants a revival of the Congress, but that requires unity and keeping the party's interests paramount.

CWC Meet Begins, Key Decisions On Party's Revamp, Election Of New Chief On The Cards

CWC Meet Begins, Key Decisions On Party's Revamp, Election Of New Chief On The Cards

The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political...

16 October 2021

Congress Working Committee Meeting On October 16

The Congress general secretary KC Venugopal said the party will hold deliberations over country’s political situation and organisational elections.

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17 April 2021
Sonia Gandhi Slams Modi Govt, Accuses Of ‘Gross Unpreparedness’, ‘Adhocism’

Sonia Gandhi Slams Modi Govt, Accuses Of ‘Gross Unpreparedness’, ‘Adhocism’

Chairing the meeting of the Congress Working Committee (CWC), Sonia also called for making all equipment, medicines and instruments required for treating...


30 January 2021
Later, They Decided

Later, They Decided

You’ve heard of leaderless movements. The Congress has invented a variation: the leaderless party. A new prez will come by June, after a string of polls....


22 January 2021
Congress Chief Election Pushed To June, Rahul Says Get It Done And Move On

Congress Chief Election Pushed To June, Rahul Says Get It Done And Move On

A more visible and aggressive Rahul Gandhi expected in coming months but will he finally accept the party's top post too?


22 January 2021
CWC Passes Resolution Demanding Parliamentary Probe Into Arnabgate

CWC Passes Resolution Demanding Parliamentary Probe Into Arnabgate

'Very recently there have been very disturbing reports on how national security has been so thoroughly compromised,' Sonia Gandhi said.


21 November 2020
Yawn...Same Old Story

Yawn...Same Old Story

There will be talks of introspection after Bihar. But things will likely remain the same in the grand old party.


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18 September 2020
Congress Battles Familyar Conflict

Congress Battles Familyar Conflict

Gandhis show who’s the boss as ‘rebels’ are cut to size in recent reshuffles in AICC and CWC after letter bomb


04 September 2020
Cradle-Rocked Hands

Cradle-Rocked Hands

Loyalists gang up to stave off call for reforms as bitter letter war intensifies


28 August 2020
Grand Central Name Calling

Grand Central Name Calling

A letter pleading urgent changes in the Congress results in competitive, craven obeisance to the first family. The GOP deserves a status quo.


25 August 2020
It Is Not About A Post, But About Country Which Matters Most: Kapil Sibal After CWC Meet

It Is Not About A Post, But About Country Which Matters Most: Kapil Sibal After CWC Meet

A day after a stormy Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal made the remarks in a cryptic tweet.


24 August 2020
Takeaway From CWC Meet: Reform, Revival Can Wait; Hail The Nehru-Gandhis First

Takeaway From CWC Meet: Reform, Revival Can Wait; Hail The Nehru-Gandhis First

The net result of the seven-hour CWC meeting was that the Congress party remained where it was. There were no definite answers on when the full-time president...


24 August 2020
Crucial Congress Meet Ends In Status Quo: Sonia Gandhi To Continue As Interim Congress Chief

Crucial Congress Meet Ends In Status Quo: Sonia Gandhi To Continue As Interim Congress Chief

In her closing remarks, Sonia Gandhi told the CWC that the party needs to be united in its fight against the BJP. She said that she holds no ill feeling...


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24 August 2020
Rahul Gandhi’s Charge Against ‘Dissenters’, Azad’s Offer To Quit: Congress Meet Witnesses High Drama

Rahul Gandhi’s Charge Against ‘Dissenters’, Azad’s Offer To Quit: Congress Meet Witnesses High Drama

Rahul Gandhi questioned the timing of the latter as it came at a time when Sonia Gandhi was hospitalised and the party was fighting with the BJP in Rajasthan...


23 August 2020
Sonia Gandhi Says She Won't Continue As Party Chief, Asks Congressmen Questioning Leadership To Find One

Sonia Gandhi Says She Won't Continue As Party Chief, Asks Congressmen Questioning Leadership To Find One

Sonia Gandhi has told some members of the CWC that she doesn't want to be confirmed as president for a full term following Monday's party meet, sources told...


02 April 2020
Top Cong Leaders Criticise Govt For Insufficient COVID-19 Measures, Call For More Action

Top Cong Leaders Criticise Govt For Insufficient COVID-19 Measures, Call For More Action

Addressing the meeting, Sonia Gandhi said the country is in the midst of an unprecedented health and humanitarian crisis that has caused 'untold suffering'...


16 March 2020
Scindias And Muslims Share Rich Past. Will It Change With Jyotiraditya Joining BJP?

Scindias And Muslims Share Rich Past. Will It Change With Jyotiraditya Joining BJP?

It will be interesting is to examine the historical relationship between between Scindias and Muslims and how it will shape Jyotiraditya’s position on the...


20 February 2020
On Congress Facing 'Leadership Question', Shashi Tharoor Backs Colleague Sandeep Dikshit

On Congress Facing 'Leadership Question', Shashi Tharoor Backs Colleague Sandeep Dikshit

Former Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit has accused senior leaders of failing to find a new president after all these months because they are "scared who will bell...


26 October 2019
Enter Sonia. Exit Sonia. Enter Rahul, Exit Rahul. Enter Sonia... The Congress Game Of Thrones

Enter Sonia. Exit Sonia. Enter Rahul, Exit Rahul. Enter Sonia... The Congress Game Of Thrones

Sonia Gandhi once again has the onerous task of resurrecting Congress as a serious political heavyweight but the biggest hurdle is the baggage of inexperienced...


10 September 2019
Free Election Is Essential For Most Leadership Posts In Congress, CWC: Shashi Tharoor

Free Election Is Essential For Most Leadership Posts In Congress, CWC: Shashi Tharoor

In appointing Gandhi, the party has gone for its most capable option as interim president, senior Congress leader Shashi said.


16 August 2019
Sonia Gandhi Returns As Congress Boss, Scuppers Rahul's Vision Of Shedding Dynastic Taint

Sonia Gandhi Returns As Congress Boss, Scuppers Rahul's Vision Of Shedding Dynastic Taint

Sonia Gandhi's biggest challenge will be to strike a quick balance between the ego of veteran leaders and the aspirations of youngsters as Assembly elections...


11 August 2019
With Her Own Political Stock Diminishing, Can Sonia Gandhi Revive Congress?

With Her Own Political Stock Diminishing, Can Sonia Gandhi Revive Congress?

What is important now is where Congress goes under Sonia, who first became party president in 1998 and held the post for 19 years until December 2017, making...


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