Editorial

April, 2017 Editorial
The Goods and Service Tax Bill hailed today by the ruling party as one of the biggest fiscal reforms since independence was passed by the parliament finally. The same Prime Minister Modi as Chief Minister of Gujarat, during UPAs tenure, was vehemently in opposition to the introduction of this reform.

‘Environment of fear, insecurity prevailing in the country’

April, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
A delegation of various Opposition parties led by Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on 12th April, 2017 met President Pranab Mukherjee seeking his urgent intervention “to protect constitutional democracy and fundamental rights” of citizens.

Gandhiji’s first Satyagraha Movement started at Champaran

April, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
I welcome Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ji, Lalu Yadav ji, Tejasvi Yadav ji, Ashok Chaudhary ji and all the MLAs, MPs and all of you assembled here from the bottom of my heart. The revolt against the Britishers that occurred in 1857 is known as Mutiny and we call it ‘the first war of independence.’

About Champaran Satyagraha

April, 2017 Others
The first Satyagraha movements inspired by Mohandas Gandhi occurred in Champaran district of Bihar and the Kheda district of Gujarat on 1917 to 1918. Champaran Satyagraha was the first to be started, but the word Satyagraha was used for the first time in Anti Rowlatt Act agitation.

Greetings on Navratri

April, 2017 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi offered her well-wishes and greetings on 28th March, 2017 on the occasion of chaitra Navratra Durga Aradhana festival. Smt. Gandhi said that by praying to Goddess in her three forms of Mahasaraswati, Mahakali and Mahalaxmi gives a happy life.

50 rich industrialists given Rs. 1,40,000 crore debt waiver, then why disrespect poor TN farmers, Rahul Gandhi asks PM Modi

April, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
NEW DELHI: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “disrespecting” the droughthit farmers of Tamil Nadu by not initiating talks with them over their demands for relief package. He made the remarks during a visit to Jantar Mantar on 31st March, 2017 to express solidarity with the farmers from the southern state w

The present GST has lots of birth defects but still it is the need of the hour for the nation

April, 2017 M Veerappa Moily
We are merely three months away from the implementation of GST, if the deadline of 1 July 2017 is considered. While the larger industry groups and business houses have been able to gain understanding about the transition to the new regime, the outreach by the government to the small businesses has been grossly inadequate. As a result, there are man

Greetings on Mahavir Jayanti

April, 2017 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
The Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi on 9th April, 2017 gave here good wishes on the occasion of Mahavir Jyanti. She said that the great swamy after hard prance found control over his organs and feelings for which he was called ‘Jitendrya’.

GST is in the larger interest of the country, and what is for the good of the country, the Indian National Congress and ‘We’ in Opposition have always supported

April, 2017 Shri Anand Sharma
Anand Sharma: Finance Minister has presented four GST Bills, ‘The Central Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017’; ‘The Integrated Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017’; ‘The Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) Bill, 2017’ and ‘The Union Territory Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 has been presented in the house, which have already been passed

Budget Session

April, 2017 Others
In the Budget Session, about ten Bills were passed in the Rajya Sabha and GST was prominent in them. But whenever we thought that the Bill was bulldozed in the Lok Sabha due to their brute majority, we made Amendments is those very Bills in the Rajya Sabha and particularly in the Finance Bill

Ramesh Chandra Agarwal passes away

April, 2017 Smt Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Dainik Bhaskar group chairman Shri Ramesh Chandra Agarwal passed away on 12th April, 2017. He was 73 years old and suffered a heart attack at the Ahmedabad Airport at 11 am on 12th April. He was rushed to the hospital immediately but could not be resuscitated. He suffered heart attack while stepping down from the airplane.

Former Union Minister Akhilesh Das Gupta passes away

April, 2017 Others
Former Union Minister, Congress leader and President of Badminton Association of India (BAI) Shri Akhilesh Das Gupta passed away in Lucknow, after suffering a heart attack, on 12th April, 2017. He was 56.

Reasons not to believe

April, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
The passage of the Finance Bill 2017 creates history on various counts. Firstly, an ominous broad spectrum legislation encompassing diverse subjects way beyond the limited scope of Article 110 of the Constitution was masqueraded as a Money Bill. Secondly, hiding under cover of the special procedure reserved for passage of Money Bills

Greetings on Ambedkar Jayanti

April, 2017 Smt Sonia Gandhi
The Nation celebrates 126th Birth Anniversary of Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar on 14th April, 2017. On this occasion Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi has greeted fellow citizens on the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti. Babasaheb was indeed one of the greatest icons of Modern India and his contribution to the making of India, as a nation shall always

The State of the State under NDA

April, 2017 K Raju
On the eve of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar’s 126th birth anniversary, it is worthwhile to pay heed to his argument that “a political democracy without an economic and social democracy is an invitation to trouble and danger”.

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar – A Tribute

April, 2017 Shri Deepankar
Dr Ambedkar, born in 1891, was one of the most formidable non-western thinker, had the vision of moral and political life, left imprints on the freedom struggle and the paradoxes that sustains it Bhim Rao, as he was popularly known as, was prodigious ‘Mahar untouchable’, lifted from the exclusion and violence,

Launch of website ‘Quest for Equity’ by SC Dept AICC on 14th April, 2017.

April, 2017 Others
On the occasion of Babasaheb Dr. B. R. Ambedkar’s 126th birth anniversary, the Scheduled Castes Department, AICC is launching a website “Quest for Equity” (www. questforequity.org)

Hindustani classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar passes away at 84

April, 2017 Editor
Padma Vibhushan recipient classical singer Ms. Kishori Amonkar passed away at the age of 84 at her residence in Mumbai on 3rd April evening. One of the finest Hindustani classical singers, Amonkar was ailing for a while.

BJP spreading Anarchism

April, 2017 Dr. Archana Sharma
Bahrod, on National Highway 8 is situated between Rajasthan’s capital city Jaipur and India’s capital, New Delhi. At Bahrod, the so called cow-vigilantes brutally murdered a farmer who reared cattle for his livelihood. Around 200 people beat up five people so severely that one 55 years old Pehlu Khan died.

Inclusive approach of Jagjivan Ram

April, 2017 Shri Anil Kumar
Revered as “Babuji”, Jagjivan Ram was a true national leader ,a sincere freedom fighter , saviour of Dalits , an idol of social justice , a successful parliamentarian, an efficient central minister, an able administrator and a person of extra ordinary capabilities.

Veteran leaders of the Congress party and Congress government has the credit of establishing world class research institutes

April, 2017 Editor
Indian Research Institutes from varied aspects of life and sectors has surprised the whole world with their achievements. The veteran leaders of the Congress party and Congress government has the credit of establishing these world class research institutes.

Exodus in drought-hit Kurnool

April, 2017 Others
Kurnool: One third of Kurnool district is reeling under drought. Of the three divisions Kurnool, Adoni and Nandyal, the drought is the severest in Adoni division.

Farmer’s problems being ignored

April, 2017 N. Raghuveera Reddy
Vijayawada: AP Congress Committee president N. Raghuveera Reddy addressing a press conference here on 27th March, 2017, came down heavily on Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu saying he was provoking his party members to divert focus from people’s problems.

Champaran Centenary held

April, 2017 Others
Patna: On the occasion of Champaran Yatra by Mahatma Gandhi’s centenary here on 11th April, 2017. The Pradesh Congress president, Dr. Ashok Chaudhary took out a ‘Prabhat Pheri’ (Morning Roundabout procession) from Shaheed Smarak in front of the Vidhan Sabha.

Tributes paid to Babuji

April, 2017 Others
Patna: Pradesh Congress paid tributes to the former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram on his 110th birth anniversary here at the Sadaqat Ashram on 5th April, 2017.

Protest by Youth Congress

April, 2017 Others
Bhatinda: The City Youth Congress, led by former president, Shri Ashu Thakur protested against the rise in price of cooking gas by the Modi government here on 4th March, 2017.

Protest by Youth Congress

April, 2017 Others
Bhatinda: The City Youth Congress, led by former president, Shri Ashu Thakur protested against the rise in price of cooking gas by the Modi government here on 4th March, 2017.

Chandigarh youth congress protest in a unique way

April, 2017 Others
Chandigarh: Youth Congress protested against the increased rates of gas cylinder at Sec 19 Chandigarh on 8th March, 2017. Chandigarh Youth Congress used a unique way to protest against the increased rates of gas cylinder. Youth congress made Chapatis (rotis) on chullas in public.

Protest against liquor policy

April, 2017 Others
Raipur: The Pradesh Congress strongly protested against the shifting of liquor shops and outlets in the residential areas by the BJP state government and gheraoed the residence of the state Chief Minister here on 8th March, 2017.

BJP exposed in land scandal

April, 2017 Shri Ashok Tanwar
Chandigarh: Haryana Pradesh Congress president, Dr. Ashok Tanwar led Congressmen to gherao the Vidhan Sabha here on 7th March, 2017 in protest against the anti-people policies of the BJP led government in Haryana.

NSUI Membership drive

April, 2017 Others
Chandigarh: Dr. Ashok Tanwar, President, Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee launched the month-long memberships drive of NSUI in Haryana. The drive will conclude on April 23, 2017.

Land scandal exposed

April, 2017 Others
Gurugram: In a public meeting, Pradesh Congress general secretary, Khazan Singh said that scandal worth thousands of crores by the Haryana government has been exposed in the Gwalphadi land scandal.

People’s problems raised

April, 2017 Others
Gurugram: Congress workers of Rajinder Nagar, led by senior Congress leader and general secretary Azad Singh, raised their voice against the BJP government here on 1st March, 2017.

Tributes paid to Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhdev

April, 2017 Others
Gurugram: Congressmen here, led by Pradesh Congress general secretary and in charge, Shri Baljeet Kaushik paid tributes to our freedom fighters and martyrs at Sohna on 23rd March, 2017.

Protest by Advocates

April, 2017 Others
Gurugram: Under the leadership of senior advocate Karamvir Singh Chauhan and the Haryana Pradesh general secretary, Shri Khazan Singh, the advocates of the state protested here on 31st March, 2017 against the law eracted by the Law Minister and Prime Minister against advocates.

Jan Vedna Meeting

April, 2017 Others
Bokaro: The Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (Vichar Vibhag) organized Jan Vedna at Chaas here against the demonetization by the Modi government. The meeting in Giridih district, led by Shri B.D. Mishra was held on 8th March, 2017.

Strengthen my hands: Scindia

April, 2017 Shri Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia
Ashok Nagar (MP): Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia visited Ashok Nagar on 9th March, 2017 and participated in various programmes. Shri Scindia, first of all, visited the Karila Mata Mandir and then took part in the Harijan conference where he garlanded the photo of Baba Sahib Ambedkar and lit the traditional lamp. The function was organized by Shri Trilo

NSUI burn effigy in protest

April, 2017 Others
Bhopal: The Pradesh NSUI burnt the effigy of BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya in front of the Congress office here on 2nd March, 2017. Thousands of NSUI workers, led by District NSUI secretary Abhishek Puri participated in the protest and also brunt the effigy of Prime Minister and they demanded immediate resignation of former MP Minister Vijayvargi

NSUI support University workers

April, 2017 Others
Bhopal: Pradesh NSUI president, Shri Vipin Wankheda supported the strike by the non-teaching staff of eight universities under the workers federation and sat in dharna with the workers here on 16th March, 2017.

Misguiding people on ‘Sewa Yatra’

April, 2017 Others
Bhopal: Leader of the Opposition, Shri Ajay Singh has accused the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chauhan of taking political advantage of ‘Narmada Sewa Yatra.’

CAG Report on Vyapam is out

April, 2017 Others
Bhopal: Leader of the Opposition Ajay Singh has asked for the resignation of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shri Shivraj Singh Chauhan while making a statement here on 25th March, 2017.

Sewa Dal training workshop

April, 2017 Others
Dewas: Pradesh Congress Sewa Dal (Rural) appointed Gyan Singh Darbar as the new district Sewa Dal chief here on 10th March, 2017.

Effigy of Donald Trump burnt

April, 2017 Others
Jabalpur: Congressmen of East Vidhan Sabha constituency and led by senior Congress leader Gajendra Sonkar burnt the effigy of US President, Donald Trump on 6th March, 2017 at the Mantalia Chowk.

Protest against cooking gas price hike

April, 2017 Others
Jabalpur: Congressmen, led by senior Congress leader Gajender Sonkar, held a protest demonstration at the Mantalia Chowk here on 14th March, 2017.

College Gheraoed

April, 2017 Others
Katni: The protesting NSUI were lathicharged and water-cannon was used to disperse them as they wee gheraoing the leading Tilak College in the district.

Centenary of Champaran Satyagraha

April, 2017 Others
Mumbai: The first satyagraha which Mahatma Gandhi indulged was at Champaran in Bihar hundred years ago. The Congress, led by Meera-Road-Bhyander district general secretary, Shri Rajkumar Mishra, took out the 3500 km yatra from Mumbai to Champaran.

Dharna against privatization

April, 2017 Others
Bikaner: Protesting against the privatization of power supply in the city, the City Congress office-bearers approached the chief engineer about this issue but the police did not allow them to enter the office premises.

Protest against LPG price hike

April, 2017 Others
Bikaner: District City Mahila Congress in large numbers protested in front of the Collectorate against the increase of cooking gas price here on 1st March, 2017. City Mahila Congress president Sunita Gaur led the protesters who burnt wood and cow-dung cakes in the chulhas. They handed over a memorandum addressed to the prime minister to the Collect

Effigies burnt in protest

April, 2017 Others
Bikaner: City District Congress and INTUC brunt the effigies of Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhara Raje Scindia, Power Minister Pushpendra Singh Ranawat, Bikaner MP, Shri Arjunram Meghwal and former MLA Siddhi Kumari, MLA Gopal Joshi

Indiraji’s 100th birthday celebrated

April, 2017 Others
Chennai: Congressmen and Tamil Nadu Pradesh Congress Sewa Dal, led by its chief organizer, Shri Kungfu S.X. Vijayan celebrated the 100th birthday of former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna Smt. Indira Gandhi on 26th March, 2017.

Protest against privatization

April, 2017 Others
Kolkata: INTUC, CITU & Officers Association with 1500 workers of Bridge & Roof Company Ltd. organized Joint Rally in front of the Head Office of Bridge & Roof India Ltd. situated at Kankaria Estate, 2/1, Russel Street, Kolkata-700017 on 1st which has 200 units across the country.

Mahila Congress

April, 2017 Shobha Oza
International Women’s Day was celebrated on 8th March by Mahila Congress units at State and District levels by organizing various kinds of programmes which were dedicated to former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi. Programmes in every State were organized on a large scale.

Mid-Day Meal

April, 2017 Shri Bhakta Charan Das
Spokesperson: Shri Bhaktcharan Das: He said that I would like to draw your attention towards Article 47 of the Constitution which says:- “Duty of the State is to raise the level of nutrition and the standard of living and to improve public health. The State shall regard the raising of the level of nutrition and the standard of living of its people

Women ’s Day

April, 2017 Ms. Priyanka Chaturvedi
Spokesperson: Ms. Priyanka Chaturvedi: She wished the media avery happy Women’s Day on behalf of the Congress Party and forall the women of the country- Congress Party is totally committedto ensure that women have equal access, equal opportunities andequal pay parity as well.

Farmers are in a very bad shape

April, 2017 Shri P.L. Puniya
Spokesperson: Shri P.L. Punia, MP: He said that today we shall putthe issue of farmers before you. This issue was also raised in boththe houses of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha. Bythe way, the financial year is coming to an end and the harvestingperiod has started. This is a period when farmers

Modi ’s ’Jumlas ’ and claims and the BJP’s self congratulatory

April, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi, MP: He said out ofthe two issues which he wanted to raise, definitely one issue is thatof employment because it is the employment which concerns theNation more than anything else even within the economic sectorthe single most important sub-sector is employment generation.

Anti-thetical and detrimental toIndia ’s democratic functioning

April, 2017 Prof. Rajeev Gowda
Spokesperson: Prof. Rajeev Gowda, MP: He said that the RajyaSabha considered the Finance Bill and variety of amendments weremoved by various Members from different Opposition Parties.

Fund Diversion and ED

April, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson: Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi, MP: He said we areasking this in the national interest, a very curious situation. The ED’snotice is seeking attachment of over Rs. 21 Crores from a knownclose connected aide of Mr. VK Singh. I do not think anybody’saide has the stature, the power, the position

Editorial

March, 2017 Editor
The Grand and decisive victory in the state of Punjab has come like a breath of fresh air in the horizon of the Congress party. Even in the wake of the previous state assembly election five years ago then too the Congress was all set to have formed a government, the ruling Akali-BJP combine used all kinds of means to steal a victory over the Congre

People’s voice is heard in Congress Governments: Rahul Gandhi

March, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi: Congress vice-president Shri Rahul, addressing a massive Congress Workers’ Convention, organized by the Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee at the Ramlila Maidan on 7th March, 2017, said the Congress party’s ideology is different from that of the RSS, the BJP and other political parties.

HISTORICAL VICTORY OF CONGRESS IN PUNJAB ASSEMBLY

March, 2017 Shri Ashok Sharma
The landslide victory of Congress Party in Punjab-2017 Assembly Elections bagging 65.81% of the total Assembly seats is its best performance since 1957 against the ruling dispensation (SAD-BJP) combined bagging only 15% of the seats which is historically low for the alliance partners. The party has gained power in the state after a decade. The hist

Congress Rajya Sabha MP from Manipur; Haji Abdul Salaam passes away

March, 2017 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi condoled the death of Rajya Sabha MP from Manipur, Haji Abdul Salaam. Following is her message to his wife, Smt. Najida Begum on 1st March, 2017:

12 CRPF personnel die in Maoist attack

March, 2017 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Suspected Maoist rebels ambushed a road opening party of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on 11th March, 2017 and killed at least 12 troopers in insurgency-hit Sukma district of Chhattisgarh. Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi has strongly condemned the killing of 11 CRPF men in Sukma,

Full scale violation, complete jettisoning of all constitutional principles

March, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
The BJP deserves kudos and congratulations for its win in two States. Equally it deserves condemnation for its clear loss in two of the three other States for how it tried to subvert the peoples’ mandate. Thank God - they did not try it in Punjab but of the three States it lost, it tried to subvert in two of the three.

Travesty of Democracy by Modi Government AND Has the Supreme Court Erred?

March, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Abduction, defection, inducement, intimidation and polarization characterize the vision for “New India” under Mr. Modi. The BJP’s machinations are at full display in its pursuit to defeat the people’s mandate and to install a rejected party at the helm in Panaji and Imphal by violating every canon of constitutional propriety.

Famous humorist Taarakbhai Mehta passes away

March, 2017 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Famous humorist Taarakbhai Mehta passed away on 1st March, 2017. Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi has condoled the sad demise of renowned writer and humorist Shri Taarakbhai Mehta. Remembering him as literary genius, Smt. Gandhi said,

Mockery of Democracy

March, 2017 Shri Chitranjan Kumar
I would like to congratulate first the BJP for the receiving the huge mandate in the election of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. But, in other two states, despite BJP being in the second position managed to form the government. It is quite natural, to raise a question.

Greetings to Women

March, 2017 Smt Sonia Gandhi
The Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi gave her good wishes for their bright future on the International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2017. She said that on the path of development, women have played a prominent role.

Mockery of Democracy

March, 2017 Shri Chitranjan Kumar
I would like to congratulate first the BJP for the receiving the huge mandate in the election of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. But, in other two states, despite BJP being in the second position managed to form the government. It is quite natural, to raise a question.

Role of Congress in Empowerment of Women in India

March, 2017 Dr. Santoshi Kumari
The United Nations has defined the women’s empowerment in five components-generating women’s sense of self-worth; women’s right to have and to determine their choices; women’s right to have access to equal opportunities and all kinds of resources; women’s right to have the power to regulate and control their own lives, within and outside the home;

Statistics is growth: let’s eat statistics

March, 2017 Shri P Chidambaram
The Central Statistics Organisation (CSO) is an honourable institution. Dr. Pronab Sen, the former chief statistician, and Dr T C A Anant, the current chief statistician, are honourable men. Ordinarily, one should have faith in them. I do.

Serendipity and zemblanity

March, 2017 Shri A.S Pannerselvan
William Boyd in his 1998 novel, Armadillo, created an antonym for serendipity. He called it zemblanity. If serendipity implies pleasant discoveries by chance, zemblanity is “the faculty of making unhappy, unlucky and expected discoveries by design.” The novel revolves around these twin poles of serendipity and zemblanity, bringing out our daily lif

Five reasons why economists doubt India’s October-December GDP growth of 7%

March, 2017 Shri Raj Kumar Ray
India’s economic growth of 7% during October-December has sparked a debate on how output grew so fast at a time when the country was facing its biggest-ever cash crunch after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on November 8 the demonetisation exercise, which weeded out 86% of the currency notes in circulation

Political ambition all and above of democratic Values

March, 2017 Dr. Archana Sharma
The best thing about democracy is that every citizen easily gets an equal opportunity to participate in its affairs. When our country got freedom, people were interested in seeing those in power who had proved the capacity to lead. Each one was contributing to build the country.

Lessons in leadership from Mahatma Gandhi’s Dandi March

March, 2017 Smt Shobhana Radhakrishna
Through the Dandi march Gandhi wanted to show to the world that nonviolence is powerful weapon in the important, ‘battle for Right versus Might.’ He had said, ‘this is an opportunity of a lifetime.’ As in all Gandhi’s satyagraha and marches a basic set of rules were followed in the Dandi march

World class educational institutes in India is the gift of Congress government

March, 2017 Editor
The Congress party and its visionary leaders have always considered quality education as a have for the society and these days if India is known globally for hub for higher education the credit must go to the Congress party, its top leadership. It’s really challenging to sum up the role of Congress party in a single article but we have tried to giv

AP CM fails to take up drought-relief works

March, 2017 Others
Anantpur: APCC chief N. Raghuveera Reddy lashed out at the Telegu Desam Party government for failing to take steps to mitigate the plight caused by drought in Anantpur district.He said the government declared the district to be drought-hit but took no measures to provide succor to the farmers so far.

Protest demonstration

March, 2017 Others
District Youth Congress of Papum Pane, Lower Subansini and Upper Subansini respectively held protest demonstration at the three different places at Sagalee, Zino and Daporijo on 13th February and 16th February

Jan Vedna Meeting

March, 2017 Others
Chandigarh: Chandigarh Congress, led by its president Pradeep Chhabra organized Jan Vedna meeting on 26th February, 2017 to protest against the demonetization by the Modi government.

Modi Government misguided people - Bansal

March, 2017 Shri Pawan Bansal
Chandigarh: Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal, former union minister and Shri Pardeep Chhabra president Chandigarh Congress, attacked the BJP Government on 11th March, 2017 for its failure to control the price rise and its failures on various fronts in a massive public meeting held at Manimajra today. Bansal said that the Modi Government misguided the people

Tributes paid to Shyamacharan Shukla

March, 2017 Others
Raipur: City Congress Committee, led by its president, Sheri Visas Upadhaya, paid tributes to Shri Shyamacharan Shukla on his death anniversary on 14th February, 2017.

Protest against Liquor Corporation

March, 2017 Others
The City Congress, led by District Congress president, Shri Vikas Upadhaya, protested against the Raman Singh government for creating Liquor Corporation here on 16th February, 2017. Shri Upadhaya said the state government will now be selling liquor by the government outlets and not through contractors.

Protest rally against liquor

March, 2017 Others
In continuation of their protest against liquor, the City District Congress again held protest here on 19th February, 2017. A rally was also taken out from Kabir Chowk to Karma Chowk. City District Congress Committee president, Shri Vikas Upadhaya said that the protest was held at Kabir Chowk in Ram Nagar area which also had the participation of

Bring Congress back in Gujarat

March, 2017 Shri Ahmad Patel
Addressing a large Jan Vedna rally here on 23th January, 2017, Shri Ahmed Patel, the political advisor to the Congress president, Smt. Sonia Gandhi, said that the year 2017 has given a golden opportunity to the Congress Party to beat their arch-rivals BJP in the Assembly elections and come back to power in Gujarat.

Tributes paid to Maulana Azad

March, 2017 Others
Congress and Sewa Dal workers paid tributes to the first Education minister, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad on his death anniversary here on 22nd February, 2017.The function was presided over by District Congress Sewa Dal president, Shri Inder Singh Saini.

Resolve people’s problem

March, 2017 Others
A meeting of Congress workers was held hare in Jai Vihar Rajendra Park which was presided over by District Congress Committee general secretary Azad Singh. Haryana Pradesh Congress general secretary Khazan Singh was the chief guest.

Jan-Vedna meetings

March, 2017 Others
In the leadership of Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee, President Dr Ashok Tanwar, the Congressmen held Jan Vedna meetings in Kharkhoda and Rai on 9th and 19th February, 2017 respectively against notebandi. The meetings were respectively organized by Shri Pawan Kharkhoda and Shri Sunil Kheda.

Protest against ‘Notebandi’

March, 2017 Others
Himachal Pradesh Congress, led by its president, Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu protested against ‘notebandi’ by the Modi government here on 23rd January, 2017. Congress workers also ghearoed the RBI branch here and thereafter handed over a memorandum to the Governor.

Tributes paid to Gandhiji

March, 2017 Others
Pradesh Congress Sewa Dal paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary here on 30th January, 2017 and floral tributes were offered on his photo. On the occasion, former corporation chief Kul Rakesh Panth, Senior leader Sushil Chaudhary, senior journalist Santram

Workers asked to gear up for ULB polls

March, 2017 Dr. Ajoy Kumar
Pradesh Mahila Congress president, Ms. Indu Pawar asked the party workers on 23rd February, 2017 to gear up their activities in view of coming Urban Local Bodies and Panchayat polls in the state. In a meeting of the Mahila Congress activists organized at PCC headquarters, Shahidi Chowk here

Women Honoured

March, 2017 Others
On the eve of International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2017, Pradesh Mahila Congress led by Ms. Indu Pawar organized a function at Rama Channi amongst poor section of society. Mahila Congress distributed sewing machines amongst the needy so that beneficiaries can earn their livelihood

Membership drive

March, 2017 Others
A meeting of All India Sonia Gandhi Prachar Dal was held here on 18th February, 2017 which was presided over by its national president Suryakant Nag. It was decided in the meeting that it will carry out Membership drive in the Kalhan division.

Jan Vedna Sammelan held

March, 2017 Others
Block Congress Committee organized Jan Vedna Sammelan on 9th February, 2017 at the New Bus stand against demonetization by the Modi government. The meeting was addressed by various speakers who all spoke of the problems being faced by the general public

Protest by NSUI

March, 2017 Others
The NSUI, led by its IT cell president, Shri Vivek Tiwari demanded the resignation of Indian Institutes of Hotel Management (IIHM)principal Anand Kumar Singh and burnt his effigy here on 18th February, 2017.

Vidhan Sabha Gheraoed

March, 2017 Shri Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia
Former Union minister, Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia Gheraoed the Vidhan Sabha here on 22nd February, 2017. According to Bhopal City Congress convener, Shri Ramesh Aggarwal, thousands of Congressmen earlier had collected at the Polytechnic crossing to join in the protest compaign with Shri Scindia.

CM’s effigy burnt

March, 2017 Shri Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia
The Block Congress Committee, on the directive of the city Congress, collected at the Patankar Bazar under the leadership of Block president, Anil Gupta burnt the effigy of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan here on 15th February, 2017. This protest was against the Vyapam scam in the admission of MBBS students in the six private me

Jan Vedna Meeting

March, 2017 Others
On the directive of the City Congress Campaign Committee convener and former MLA, Shri Ramesh Aggarwal, the Block Congress Committee-2 president, Navin Bhadoria with District Congress vice-president Sunil Sharma and Keshav Majhi organized a Jan Vedna meeting at the Killa Gate here on 15th February, 2017 against PM Modi and Chief Minister Shivraj S

Condemnation mail for chief minister

March, 2017 Others
MPCC vice-president and coordinator of Gwalior, Shri Govind Rajput, City district Congress Campaign Committee convener and former MLA, Shri Ramesh Aggarwal, City Congress vice-president and Media in charge, Rajkumar Sharma, sent a condemnation e-mail to the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chauhan.

Jan Vedna Panchayat

March, 2017 Others
Tilak Block Congress Committee organized a Janvedna panchayat against the demonetization action by the Modi government at Durga Chowk on 13th February, 2017.

Protest meeting held

March, 2017 Others
A large protest meeting was held on 16th February, 2017 against notebandi Janvedna panchayat at the Raddi Chowk. The meeting was presided over by senor Congress leader, Shri Rajendra Sonekar.

Jan Vedna Meeting

March, 2017 Dr. Ajoy Kumar
On the directive of the Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee, the Indore District Congress Sewa Dal organized the Jan Vedna meeting at Sewa Dal office at Hariphatak in Mhow Tehsil on 20th February, 2017 in protest against the notebandi by the Modi government.

Floral tributes paid to Late S. Beant Singh

March, 2017 Others
Floral tributes were paid on 19th February, 2017 to Late S. Beant Singh on his 95th birth anniversary celebrated at sector-43, Chandigarh. All religion prayer was observed at the venue which was attended by family members and many senior leaders of the Congress party.

Public welfare complaint made

March, 2017 Others
City Congress Committee led by District Congress president, Shri Yashpal Gehlot handed a memorandum to the Administrative Minister Shri Shrichandra Kriplani which had some important demands here on 17th February, 2017. Shri Yashpal met the minister and explained the problems being faced by the people.

Tributes paid to Sarojini Naidu

March, 2017 Others
The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell on 13th February, 2017 celebrated 138th birth anniversary of Late Smt. Sarojini Naidu , the Nightingale of India, poet-writer, former president Indian National Congress at Gandhi Bhawan here.

Mahila Congress Activities

March, 2017 Shobha Oza
During the month of February the AIMC team was busy in campaigning in the five States where Assembly Elections were held. AIMC President Smt. Shobha Oza addressed elections rallies in Lucknow, Barabanki, Gorakhpur, Maharajganj, Varanasiand at some other places. The highlights of this month are countrywide protests by Mahila Congress units against r

Modi ignorant about LoC and PoK

March, 2017 Shri. Tom Vadakkan
Shri Tom Vadakkan said that we have just heard the Prime Minister speak from Meerut -a very disturbed PM indeed. He talked about demonetization; he talked about the Surgical Operation. He found abbreviations for the Congress Party, the SP and everybody under the sun including all the Opposition Parties. Instead of delivering or what the road map ah

400 Acres of valuable land

March, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that they should be investigated in the shortest possible time because this was the announcement in the shortest possible way because the facts are first of all startling serious but also comic at one level. 400 Acres of valuable land which is virtually in Delhi Gawal Pahari is just on the Border of Delhi and Haryana

PM humiliates people of Uttarakhand

March, 2017 Shri. Gaurav Gogoi
Shri Gaurav Gogoi and Shri Oscar Fernandes said that the prayers of Congress Party are with the people of Uttarakhand due to strong earthquake last night. Initially when PM expressed his sentiment; he mixed it with tint of humor and mockery. Many members of the house from various political parties felt that PM has hurt the dignity of Uttarakhand pe

Disrespecting former PM

March, 2017 Shri P Chidambaram
Shri P. Chidambaram, Shri Anand Sharma and Shri Kapil Sibal said that firstly he does not come to the House to listen to anyone from the opposition. Today he was scheduled to come at 5 O’clock. He deliberately did not come at 5 O’clock and hecame to the House only after the last speaker from the opposition had concluded and then he begins his speec

Labour Bureau Facts

March, 2017 Shri Anand Sharma
Shri Anand Sharma said that the first phase of the Budget Session in Parliament will conclude today. The second phase of the Budget will commence on 9th March. There were only two things significant in this session one, the Address of the President and the other was the Budget.

Plight of BSF soldier

March, 2017 M Veerappa Moily
Shri Veerappa Moily said that starting with the plight of BSF soldier Shri Tej Bahadur who uploaded then video, complaining of mismanagement with regards to the food supply, the quality of food that was being provided. The Superiors found fault with the uploading of video and he was very much harassed.

A Record by ISRO

March, 2017 Dr. Ajoy Kumar
Dr. Ajoy Kumar said that the Indian National Congress congratulates all the scientist of ISRO, who made a world record and which is a great achievement. Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi and Congress Vice-President, Shri Rahul Gandhi have congratulated the scientists.

Karraji welcomed in Congress

March, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
Shri Rahul Gandhi, Smt. Ambika Soni, Shri Ghulam Ahmed Mir, Shri Rigzin Jora and Shri Jaiveer Shergill said that we welcome Shri Karra Ji into the Congress Party and am very happy that someone of his stature is joining us. I had met Karra Ji in the Lok Sabha and we had some discussion and I welcome him into the Congress Party.

PM betraying people

March, 2017 Shri Anand Sharma
Shri Anand Sharma said that the PM through his statements and speeches, particularly his statement of yesterday which is highly objectionable because he is trying to create polarization facing imminent defeat of the BJP. In that he is disrespecting the Constitution and violating the dignity of his own office.

EDITORIAL

February, 2017 Editorial
The manner in which the government was showing an anxiety to present the fourth budget of the NDA in such an hurry that they gave up on a practice of adjournment of parliament on the demise of a sitting member gave an impression that there would be something in the budget which would make it immensely popular in the midst of the assembly elections.

CONGRESS SANDESH

February, 2017 Editor
The Prime Minister Sh. Narender Modi is so out of touch about speaking in the parliament that even his speech in the parliament was full of clichés and election rhetoric. The Prime Minister in his election mode did not forget to address the members as ‘Bhaino aur Bhaiyo’ unlike the manner in which members are addressed in a session of parliament.

Modi Doesn’t Ask Anyone to Speak Out Their ‘Mann ki BAAT’: Congress Vice President, Shri Rahul Gandhi

February, 2017
Panaji (GOA): Congress Vice-President Shri Rahul Gandhi addressed a poll rally in Mapusa, Goa on 30th January, 2017 before the state Assembly elections scheduled on February 4. In his speech he took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of lying about the development in Goa.

Fighting Against Ideology That Killed Gandhiji: Rahul

February, 2017
Thane (Maharashtra): Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi on 30th January, 2017 said that he was fighting against an ideology that killed Mahatma Gandhi.

Amarinder Singh Will Be Next Chief Minister, Says Rahul Gandhi

February, 2017
MAJITHA (PUNJAB): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi addressed a public gathering in Punjab ahead of the February 4 assembly elections. He started his  three-day visit  of the state from Amritsar’s Majitha where he attacked the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-BJP alliance.

Rahul Gandhi Attacks PM Modi on Manmohan Singh Remark

February, 2017
Udham Singh Nagar (Uttarakhand): Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi began his Uttarakhand campaign on 9th February, 2017 with a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks against the former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Those Involved in Scams, see it Everywhere, Says Rahul Gandhi

February, 2017
KANPUR: Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his ‘SCAM’ jibe, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on 5th February, 2016 alleged that one who was in the wrong saw a scam in everything, while SP chief Akhilesh Yadav said the acronym stood for “Save Country from Amit Shah and Modi.”

This government has proved failure on every front. instead of moving on the path of progress, our country is regressing

February, 2017 Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad
THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION (SHRI GHUlAM NABI AZAD): Concerns have been expressed on Kashmir issue in the Presidential Address. It is a matter of great concern that many security forces have lost their lives and hundreds got injured in the terrorist attacks. This Government has proved a failure in checking incidents of infiltration.

The Government had three stated objectives for demonetization i.e. to curb the black money, to check fake currency, stop funding for terrorism and also to eradicate corruption, but all these objectives miserably failed

February, 2017 Shri Mallikarjun Kharge
SHRI MAllIKARJUN KHARGE: It stands to be my duty to make the common people aware of the shortcomings inherent in this Address and the veracity of the facts enumerated therein. Most of the people failed to understand the reasons for the merger of Rail Budget with the General Budget.

Disappointing Budget With no Device For growth And Job Creation: P. Chidambaram

February, 2017 Shri P Chidambaram
The Finance Minister presented the budget for 2017-18. It was his, and his government’s, fourth budget. I read through the 37-page, 184-paragraph budget speech and the 21-pages containing five appendices and an untitled section. It was a painful duty. At the end of the day, our conclusion is that the elaborate exercise has turned out to be a damp

Budget Before Time Will Impress Voters

February, 2017 Shri Anand Sharma
The Finance Minister has presented the Budget for 2017-18. But before presenting the Budget in Parliament, lot of question marks have arisen on it. First, the sanctity of the Budget was lost on 31st December, when the Prime Minister himself announced some main points.

Repeating The Rhetoric, Escaping Accountability

February, 2017
The Union Budget 2017-18, the fourth Budget of the Modi government, was presented in the midst of a financial and economic exigencies hurled by unintelligent move of demonetization of unprecedented scale, failed to recognize the gravity of the situation faced by different stakeholders of the economy.

Congress Government Took Decisions That Were In The Interest Of The Country And Were Aimed At Fortifying The Economy

February, 2017 Editor
After the Congress government led by Prime Minister P.V. Narsimha Rao lost power in elections, the BJP formed the new government. As usual during the non Congress governments, Indian economy once again found itself facing new challenges. Trends of economic slowdown were clearly evident in 1997.

Former Union Minister E. Ahamed Passes Away

February, 2017
New Delhi: Shri E. Ahamed, a senior leader from Kerala, collapsed on 31st January, 2017 in parliament just as its budget session began. He suffered a cardiac arrest while both houses of parliament were being jointly addressed by President Pranab Mukherjee.

ANDHRA PRADESH Congress challenges CM for open debate

February, 2017
Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Congress president N. Raghuveera Reddy on 8th January, 2017 dashed off an open letter to Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu asking him to come for an open debate on the irrigation projects in the State.

Protest against Demonetization

February, 2017
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president N. Raghuveera Reddy said that only the mentally bankrupt leaders supported the idea of demonetization or so-called cashless economy in India.

BIHAR Protest Dharna against Notebandi

February, 2017
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee, at the directive of the AICC, organized protest dharna against Notebandi by the Modi government at all the District Headquarters of the state on 9th January, 2017.

Memorandum to the RBI Governor

February, 2017
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee protested against the demonetization and gheraoed the RBI branch here on 18th January, 2017.

Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 70th martyrdom day at the Sadaqat Ashram here on 30th January, 2017.

Protest Dharna

February, 2017
Ara: The Bhojpur District Congress Committee, led by District president, Shri Triveni Prasad Singh, organized protest dharna against the demonetization by the Modi government here on 16th January, 2017.

Protest Against Demonetization

February, 2017
Gopalganj: Congressmen sat on a oneday protest dharna at the Ambedkar Chowk against the demonetization by the Modi government and against accepting bribe from Birla Group when Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, here on 7th January, 2017.

CHANDIGARH Protest Against Demonetization

February, 2017
Chandigarh: Chandigarh Youth Congress organized a press conference at the Congress Bhawan in Sector 35 on 2nd January, 2017 against the demonetization by the Modi government.

Protest by Youth Congress

February, 2017
Chandigarh: The Youth Congress protested in a unique way against Prime Minister Modi at the sector 22 Nehru Park on 15th January, 2017.

CHHATTISGARH Tributes paid to Netaji

February, 2017
Raipur: City Congress Committee paid tributes to Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on his 120th birth anniversary at the Gandhi Bhawan on 23rd January, 2017.

State Bandh Against Demonetization

February, 2017
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress organized state wide bandh here on 30th December, 2016 and stopped traffic on national highways.

Tributes paid to Lal Bahadur Shastri

February, 2017
Raipur: City District Congress, led by spokesperson Dhananjay Singh Thakur paid tributes to former Prime Minister, Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri on his death anniversary here on 11th January, 2017.

Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Raipur: City District Congress Committee paid tributes to Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his martyrdom day at the Congress Bhawan here on 30th January, 2017.

Free Medical Camp

February, 2017
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Handicap Cell on the occasion of martyrdom day of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi on 30th January performed free operation of five children for split lips by Dr. Sunil Kalra.

HARYANA Protest against Demonetization

February, 2017
Chandigarh: Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee and Chandigarh Territorial Congress jointly protested against the demonetization by the Modi government in front of the RBI in Sector 17 on 18th January, 2017.

Tributes paid to Guru Ravidas

February, 2017
Chandigarh: The Haryana Pradesh Congress, led by its president, Dr. Ashok Tanwar paid tributes to Sant Sheromany Guru Ravidas at Kalayat near here on 30th January, 2017.

Republic Day Celebrated

February, 2017
Faridabad: Congressmen, led by former MLA, Shri Anand Kaushik celebrated the Republic Day here on 26th January, 2017. The national Tricolour was unfurled by HPCC general secretary and in charge, Baljit Kaushik.

Protest Dharna Against Demonetization

February, 2017
Gurugram: Large number of Congressmen, led by Pradesh Congress general secretary, Khazan Singh staged a protest dharna at Jantar Mantar against demonetization by the Modi government on 18th January, 2017.

Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Gurugram: District Congress Sewa Dal, led by its chief organizer Indra Singh Saini, paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his martyrdom day on 30th January, 2017.

Congress Stands United

February, 2017
Kurukshetra: Addressing the Congress workers in a get-together of the New Year, Congress general secretary Shri Pawan Garg said here on 12th January, 2017 that the Congress workers were the back bone of the Congress Party.

MADHYA PRADESH Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Ashok Nagar (MP): Congressmen paid tributes to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his martyrdom day on 30th January, 2017.

Protest Against Brutal Beating

February, 2017
Bhopal: Congress workers in the different parts of the city organized protest march burnt effigy and raised protest recently, against the brutal beating of State Congress president Arun Yadav at Bhopal.

Protest Against Displacement of Gandhiji on Calendar

February, 2017
Gwalior: City District Congress Committee objected to the hijacking of Mahatma Gandhi in the pose of weaving charkha from the Khadi Gramudyog Calendar and instead the photo of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been put on it.

Foundation Day Held

February, 2017
Jabalpur: City Congress Committee, led by its president, Dinesh Yadav celebrated the Foundation Day of the Congress Party here on 28th December, 2016.

Tributes paid to Subhash Chandra Bose

February, 2017
Jabalpur: City District Congress Committee paid tributes to a great revolutionary and freedom fighter, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on his birth anniversary here on 23rd January, 2017

Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Jabalpur: City District Congress Committee paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his martyrdom day on 30th January, 2017 at the Town Hall Gandhi Bhawan. District Congress president Dinesh Yadav presided over the function.

Camp to Educate Farmers

February, 2017
Mhow: Madhya Pradesh Kisan Khet Mazdoor Congress organized a three-day camp to give free advice and sort-out the problems of the farmers and this camp were conducted my Mhow unit president, Prakash Chauhan which concluded here on 15th January, 2017.

RAJASTHAN Memorandum given

February, 2017
Bikaner: City District Mahila Congress, led by its president, Sunita Gaur protested by banging the ‘thalis’ against the demonetization by the Modi government here on 9th January, 2017.

Protest Against Demonetization

February, 2017
Bikaner: District Mahila Congress protested against demonetization by the Modi government at the Indira Park crossing here on 9th January, 2017 by banging the thali.

Tributes paid to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Bikaner: City District Congress Committee paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his martyrdom day here on 30th January, 2017.

Memorandum given

February, 2017
Udaipur: Rural and City Mahila Congress protested against the demonetization by Modi government here on 9th January, 2017 by banging the thali to awaken the Modi government and marched to District Collector’s office.

TAMILNADU 68th Republic Day celebration

February, 2017
Chennai: The 68th Republic Day celebration was held on 26th January, 2017 in Chennai Sathyamurthy Bhavan. PCC president, Shri S. Thirunavukarasar hoisted the Indian National Flag and senior leaders Shri Kumari Andhanji, Shri Peter Alpones attended.

TELANGANA Tributes to Mahatma Gandhi

February, 2017
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell on 30th January, 2017 observed 69th Death anniversary of Late Mahatma Gandhi ji (Father of Nation) at Gandhi Baan, Hyderabad.

UTTAR PRADESH Notebandi is noose around the neck’

February, 2017
Bijnor: Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and Leader of the Opposition, Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad addressed a large public meeting on 24th December, 2017.

UTTAR PRADESH Notebandi is noose around the neck’

February, 2017
Bijnor: Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and Leader of the Opposition, Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad addressed a large public meeting on 24th December, 2017.

Republic Day Celebrated

February, 2017
Lucknow: City Congress Committee Minority Department led by its president Mehandi Hassan Babloo celebrated Republic Day on its eve on 25th January, 2017.

Effigies of Katiyar, Amit Shah burnt

February, 2017
Meerut: District Congress Committee, led by its vice-president, Mohd. Imran burnt the effigies of BJP MP, Vinay Katiyar and BJP president, Amit Shah here on 25th January, 2017 for passing objectionable remarks against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

WEST BENGAL Hardships after Notebandi

February, 2017
Siliguri: A “Mock Parliament Session” was organized by Darjeeling District Committee of INTUC, West Bengal at Shramik Bhawan in Siliguri and Darjeeling.

National Protest Against Demonetization

February, 2017 Dr. Shobhna Shah
As Assembly Elections are being held in five States, AIMC Office Bearers and Mahila Congress units of the concerned States are busy in election campaign to ensure the victory of Congress candidates. Smt. Shobha Oza, President, AIMC campaigned for Congress candidates in Punjab from 27th January 30th January as Star Campaigner.

ALLEGED OBJECTIVE OF DEMONETIZATION

February, 2017 Shri Manish Tewari
Spokesperson: Shri Manish Tewari: He said that my best wishes on the New Year, may the New Year bring peace, prosperity and happiness.

ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS

February, 2017 Dr. Ajoy Kumar
Spokespersons: Shri Shaktisinh Gohil and Dr. Ajoy Kumar: He said the programme of elections in five states has been announced today. Our preparations are complete. We believe that with the blessings of the people, we shall form our government. In Uttar Pradesh, the way the Kisan Yatra of Rahulji got support and the way our workers had worked there.

DETAILS OF INCOME TAX RAID

February, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala: He said that the today’s facts which we are going to present before you. Seeing that you can assume for yourself that the Prime Minister Narendra Modiji has repeatedly spoke about his first slogan which is, “Na Khaunga, Na Khane Dunga.”

SELF-LOVE OBSESSION

February, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi: He said that an inability to hear any criticism of himself, constructive or otherwise, a self-projection obsession, a self-love obsession and obsession bordering on narcissm has unfortunately become the hallmark of the Hon’ble Prime Minister.

DEFUNCT AUTONOMY OF RBI

February, 2017 Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad
Spokespersons: Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad, Shri R.P.N. Singh and Shri Raj Babbar: Shri Azad said that I am confident that during the coming Budget Session, the Prime Minister will tell us in Parliament as to what was the loss, be it of life and property or economically, Modiji will have to take the responsibility for the same...

WHEN WILL ‘ACHHE DIN’ COME

February, 2017 Shri Kapil Sibal
Spokesperson: Shri Kapil Sibal: He said that almost 21/2 years have passed by, I was thinking as to what is the meaning of ‘achhe din’? People from the BJP have got nominated in Navratnas of India, so the good days have come! Whether it is NALCO, EIL, HPCL, ECGC!

EDITORIAL

January, 2017 Editorial
After the trauma suffered by the nation due to demonetization the Congress party called a national Sammelan ‘Jan Vedana’ under the leadership of Congress Vice President, Shri Rahul Gandhi to expose the communal and divisive agenda of BJP-RSS and reactionary policies of Modi Government.

Congress Sandesh

January, 2017
The age-old picture of Bapu sitting with his charkha is a memory which springs with it an emotion because it brings back the memory of the struggle for independence by peaceful means unparalleled before in history and for which Mahatma Gandhi enjoys universal respect across the world.

People In This Country Understand The Blood And The Tears That Our Leaders And Workers Have Given To This Country: Rahul Gandhi

January, 2017 Shri Rahul Gandhi
The BJP and our Prime Minister are in the habit of saying or asking what the Congress party did over the last 70 years. People of this country understand very well, what the Congress party did and didn’t do over the last 70 years. People in this country understand the blood and the tears that our leaders and workers have given to this country.

Modi Spreading Fear To Rule India: Rahul Gandhi

January, 2017
I would like to begin by giving you a message from Congress President. She sent good wishes, New Year wishes and says, thank you for all your efforts with regards for bringing the demonetization issue to the people. I’ll speak to Azad as has been requested by my friend from Uttar Pradesh. I will speak little bit of English, little bit of Hindi.

Greetings on ‘Prakash Utsav’

January, 2017
New Delhi: ‘Prakash Parv’ or ‘Prakash Utsav’ is one of the most widely celebrated occasions of the Sikh community. It is calculated according to the Nanakshahi Sikhism calendar and is variably celebrated every year. The year 2017 commemorates the 350th birth anniversary of the 10th Sikh Guru, Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the creator of the gracious “

We Protected Our Economy And Continue To Build It Brick By Brick Over The Last 30 Years

January, 2017 Shri P Chidambaram
There is a statement in both English and Hindi which captures what has happened over the last two and a half years, particularly what has happened over the last 17 days. I don’t intend to read these statements. Nor, will I explain the contents in great length.

Beginning of the End of Modi has Come: Dr. ManMohan Singh

January, 2017
I stand here to endorse what Shri Rahul Gandhi and Shri P. Chidambaram have said in their statements. Whatever I had to say, I have already said this in Parliament and I want to say a few words, Modiji keeps on saying that he is out to transform the country’s economy.

Resolution on Smt. Indira Gandhi’s Birth Centenary

January, 2017
This year is being celebrated as the Birth Centenary Year of Smt. Indira Gandhi. This meeting recalls Indiraji’s notable contributions to Nation-building, her vision and her sacrifice for the cause of India’s unity and integrity.

Expose The Communal And Divisive Agenda of BJP-RSS and Reactionary Policies of the Modi Government

January, 2017
The BJP led NDA government has been in office for over 31 months. Upon the completion of its half term, the government has no significant achievements to its credit despite exaggerated claims of the Prime Minister.

Congressmen who have fought for the ideology of the congress Party, lived for the idea of the congress Party and sacrificed their lives for the ideology of the congress Party: Rahul Gandhi

January, 2017
Dr. Manmohan Singh ji, Shri Motilal Vora ji, Shri Janaradan Dwivedi ji, CWC Members, AICC Office Bearers, Party Workers and Friends from the Media. I would like to welcome everybody present here. I like to wish everybody a happy Congress Foundation Day and I would like to remember all the Congressmen who have fought for the ideology of the Congress

Rahul Gandhi Slams PM Modi in Mehsana Rally, Says Sahara Paid Rs. 40 Crore to Modi

January, 2017
Ahmedabad: Congress Vice-President Shri Rahul Gandhi began Congress’ election campaign for Gujarat Assembly polls by addressing a rally on 21st December, 2016 from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s native district Mehsana. Gujarat Assembly polls are scheduled to be held in December 2017.

Mock Me, but Answer My Questions, Says Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi in Bahraich

January, 2017
Bahraich: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi at a rally in Bahraich on 22nd December, 2016 in Uttar Pradesh stated that he “does not mind being ridiculed” by the Prime Minister as long as he responds to the charges made.

Note Ban Not Against Black Money, it’s Economic Robbery: Rahul Gandhi in Almora

January, 2017
Almora: Calling it an attack on the poor and innocent, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on 23rd December, 2016 termed the demonetization move an ‘economic robbery’. Shri Rahul Gandhi was addressing a public rally in Almora, Uttarakhand at the University Campus college ground.

Notes Ban, a ‘Firebombing’ on Cash Economy, Poor: Rahul Gandhi

January, 2017
Dharamsala: Escalating the attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetization, Rahul Gandhi on 25th December, 2016 accused him of dividing the country between the rich and the poor and dubbed the move as “firebombing” on cash economy and farmers and labourers.

Congress Party will form their government achieving a historic win in the elections: Rahul Gandhi

January, 2017
Jaipur: The Congress vice-president, Shri Rahul Gandhi is touring various states against the maladministration of the BJP government and to expose the BJP government for making false promises before the people. In this connection, Shri Rahul Gandhi visited Rajasthan on 26th December, 2016 where he addressed a function organized by the Rajasthan

Gandhian Socialism and Indian National Congress

January, 2017 Dr Shashi Kumar Singh
Gandhi had firm conviction that socialism of west was either in the form of dictatorship or in the form of arm chair philosophy and that it could never suit the Indian soil. “The application of socialism,” he said,” to the Indian conditions in the melting pot. Socialism as a cult is well-known.

Congress Prospects in Punjab Assembly Elections 2017

January, 2017 Dr Prem Chand
The 2017 assembly elections in Punjab will be a real test of mainstream political parties. In the midst of its most crucial electoral battle, a fight that would determine whether the state would embark on a long haul for returning to the path of holistic governance or descend into further chaos.

Uttarakhand: A Model Hill State

January, 2017
How the story of an engrossing development is scripted by the government under Congress is exemplified by the all round development by the Uttarakhand government under Harish Rawat’s leadership. Today, Uttarakhand state is established as the ‘model state’ among the hilly states alongwith being the state with fast-growing economy, which is borne out

Indian Economy is considered today as one of the leading economies of the world, its credit undoubtedly goes to the congress Party. whenever there is a noncongress government at the centre, the economy registers a slowdown

January, 2017 Editor
After freedom, the Congress Party provided a number of visionary prime ministers under whose guidance and leadership India achieved several milestones in the field of economic development. They set the pace of economic development of this country and thus proved their worth.

ANDHRA PRADESH Soniaji Birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Hyderabad: All India Congress Committee, President Smt. Sonia Gandhi 70th birthday was grandly celebrated on 9th December, under the leadership of Kamana Prabhakara Rao, APCC spokesperson and Mandapeta Constituency Incharge in the Party office along with the party cadre and supporters. Shri Kamana cut the cake and distributed fruit and sweets to th

Common man worst hit

January, 2017
Vijayawada: The primary motive behind the “ill-conceived demonetisation” is to rob the poor and give it to the rich, says All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretary R.C. Khuntia.

Congress seeks Prez intervention to ease people’s sufferings

January, 2017
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee president N. Raghuveera Reddy and other senior leaders met President Pranab Mukherjee at the Ratrapati Nilayam at Bolarum in Hyderabad on 27th December, 2016 evening and submitted a memorandum to him on the difficulties faced by public on account of demonetization and the Centre’s inaction on the Specia

Will fight for north Andhra

January, 2017
Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee chief N. Raghuveera Reddy attended the meeting and told the cadre to fight against the TD misrule on 19th December, 2016.

ARUNACHAL PRADESH Congress demands white paper on note ban and black money

January, 2017
Itanagar: Stepping up its attack on Bharatiya Janata Party led NDA government at Centre and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetization. Congress party on 29th December, 2016 demanded white paper from the BJP government asking how much black money has been unearthed since November 8th, 2016.

BIHAR Protest Dharna

January, 2017
Sasaram: The Rohtas district Congress Committee sat on a dharna here on 6th January, 2017 and strongly criticized the demonetization by the Modi government.

CHHATTISGARH Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Raipur: City Congress Committee celebrated the 132nd Foundation Day of the Indian National Congress here on 28th December, 2016. Pradesh Congress president, Shri Bhupesh Baghel unfurled the Party flag and then Sewa Dal workers gave Guard of Honour.

DELHI Documentary on Dr. Ambedkar

January, 2017
New Delhi: A documentary film was screened on the death anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar here on 6th December, 2016.

HARYANA Foundation Day celebrated

January, 2017
Chandigarh: Haryana Pradesh Congress, led by Pradesh Congress president, Dr. Ashok Tanwar, celebrated the 132nd Foundation Day of the Congress Party with pomp and show at the Party office here on 28th December, 2016.

Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Faridabad: District Youth Congress celebrated the Foundation Day of the Congress on 28th December, 2016. The function was conducted by District Youth Congress general secretary Rajesh Khatana and Youth Congress leader Vikas Verma.

No drinking water

January, 2017
Gurugram: Addressing the district Congress Sewa Dal and Congress workers here on 21st December, 2016 Pradesh Congress general secretary Shri Khazan Singh Singh said that the maladministration of the BJP government was visible all around.

Protest against demonetization

January, 2017
Gurugram: Congressmen came down on the roads to agitate and protest against the BJP government against the demonetization here on 23rd December, 2016.

Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Mewat: The District Congress Committee Mewat celebrated the 132nd Foundation Day of the Indian National Congress under former minister Chaudhary Aftab Ahmed here on 28th December, 2016.

Free Medical camp held

January, 2017
Nuh: Haryana Pradesh Congress vicepresident Chaudhary Aftab Ahmed organized ‘free health check-up camp’ here on the occasion of the Congress Foundation Day on 28th December, 2016.

HIMACHAL PRADESH Social Media workshop held

January, 2017
Shimla: Pradesh Congress Committee Social Media Department successfully carried out a one day workshop here on 7th December, 2016, which was presided over by Pradesh Congress president, Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukkhu.

Meeting of Sewa Dal workers held

January, 2017
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Congress Sewa Dal organized a meeting at Rajiv Bhawan here on 15th December, 2016 with the members of the Parliamentary Constituency, district incharge and the Training Department.

Project fulfilled

January, 2017
Solan: Block Congress Committee Sewa Dal thanked former Railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal and Col. Dhaniram Shandil for providing a motor vehicle road to village ‘Kleen” in Municipal Ward 13 and 14.

JAMMU AND KASHMIR Protest against PM by Mahila Congress

January, 2017
Jammu: Activists of Mahila Congress under the leadership of Pradesh Mahila Congress President Ms. Indu Pawar on 27th December, 2016 held a massive demonstration against Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders for their involvement in corruption and taking kick backs.

JHARKHAND Soniaji’s birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Jamshedpur: All India Sonia Gandhi Vichar Manch, led by its president, Surajkant Nag, celebrated the 70th birthday of Congress president, Smt. Sonia Gandhi at the Sakchi Bazar office here on 9th December, 2016.

KARNATAKA Performance on Soniaji’s birthday

January, 2017
Bangalore: under the auspices of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee and under the leadership of Shri S.S. Prakasam, general secretary, KPCC and President of State Labour Department, about 250 Congress workers visited New Delhi to pay their respect to our beloved leader Smt. Sonia Gandhiji, Hon’ble President, All India Congress Committee on 9th De

MADHYA PRADESH Soniaji’s birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Ashok nagar: The City Congress celebrated the birthday of Congress president, Smt. Sonia Gandhi here on 9th December, 2016 and during the function the Congressmen resolved to strengthen the party by Jajpal Singh Jaggi.

Modi’s effigy burnt in protest

January, 2017
Bhopal: The national students Union of India protested against Prime Minister Modi and burnt his effigy here on 23 December, 2016. NSUI spokesperson, Vivek Tripathi said that the prime minister who before coming to power said, that he would neither eat or let anybody eat, but this was proved wrong because the Income Tax

Soniaji’s birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Gwalior: City District Congress Committee celebrate the 70th birthday of the Congress president, Smt. Sonia Gandhi here on 9th December, 2016 and prayed for her long life and good health.

Tributes paid to Sardar Patel

January, 2017
Gwalior: City District Congress Committee paid tributes to the great son of India and freedom fighter Sardar Patel on his 66th death anniversary at the Congress Bhawan here on 15th December, 2016.

Jan-Akrosh rally

January, 2017
Gwalior: City district Congress took out the Jan-Akrosh rally here on 23rd December, 2016 against the demonetization by the Modi government

Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Gwalior: City District Congress Committee celebrated the Foundation Day of the Indian National Congress at the Madhavrao Scindia Congress Bhawan on 28th December, 2016. The function was presided over by former MLA, Ramesh Aggarwal.

Tributes paid to Dr. Ambedkar

January, 2017
Jabalpur: Thousands of Congressmen and women paid tribute Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on his birth anniversary here on 6th December, 2016. Congressmen also garlanded his statue at Tehasil Chauk by senior Congress leader Gajendra Sonakar.

Tributes paid to Dr. Ambedkar, Rajendra Prasad

January, 2017
Jabalpur: City District Congress Sewa Dal, led by chief organizer Shri Jhallelal Jain paid tributes to the producer of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar here on 6th December, 2016.

Protest in support of farmers

January, 2017
Mhow: Pradesh Congress president, Shri Arun Yadav, Kisan Congress Pradesh president Dinesh Gurjar and Pradesh spokesperson Yogesh Yadav come out in support of the potato growers here on 19th November, 2016 and took out a protest march to get proper price for their produce which has hit a minimum by the demonetization by Modi government.

Effigy burnt in protest

January, 2017
Jabalpur: Congressmen, led by senior Congress leader Rajender Sonekar and as a protest against not fulfilling the promises made by Modiji, his effigy was burnt here on 24th December, 2016.

PUNJAB Punjab Congress celebrates Congress 132nd Foundation Day

January, 2017
Chandigarh: 132nd Foundation Day of Indian National Congress was celebrated in the Punjab Congress Bhawan, Chandigarh by the State Congress and Congress Seva Dal. In an impressive function organized by the Punjab Congress Seva Dal Chief Organizer Shri Rajinder Rasrania, Shri Harish Chaudhary, Secretary All India Congress Committee was the Chief ...

Congress to form the government in 2017 assembly elections

January, 2017
Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party chief Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 22nd December, 2016 lashed out at the Chief Minister Shri Parkash Singh Badal for making large scale appointments towards the end of tenure of his government and said it was a concrete proof that he had already accepted defeat.

RAJASTHAN Tributes paid to Dr Ambedkar

January, 2017
Bikaner: City district Mahila Congress paid tributes to Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar here on 6th December, 2016 by garlanding the statue at the Ambedkar Circle on his death anniversary.

Monthly meeting held

January, 2017
Bikaner: The monthly meeting of the City District Congress Committee was held here on 8th December, 2016. The meeting was addressed by Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee and incharge of Bikaner, Smt. Rehana Riaz at the Daga Chowk party office.

Memorandum given

January, 2017
Bikaner: The City Congress district Congress Committee took out a protest march against the maladministration of the Vasundhra Raje government during the past three years.

Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Bikaner: City District Congress Committee celebrated Congress Foundation Day with pomp and show at the Daga Chowk office here on 28th December, 2016. Former District Congress president, Shri Janardhan Kalla presided over the function.

TAMILNADU Foundation Day held

January, 2017
Chennai: Indian Congress party 132nd Foundation Day was held on 28th December, 2016 in Chennai at Sathyamurthy Bhavan. The function was presided over by State Chief Organizer Shri Kungfu SX Vijayan ji. The Indian Congress Party Flag was hoisted by Ex PCC president Shri Kumari Anandan and senior leaders Shri Krishna Swamy (ExMP)

TELANGANA Tributes paid to Dr. Ambedkar

January, 2017
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell on 6th December, 2016 at Hyderabad observed 60th Death anniversary of “Late Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.”

Soniaji’s birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority cell on 9th December, 2016 celebrated the 70th Birthday of Smt. Sonia Gandhi Ji, President AICC & UPA Chairperson at Gandhi Bhawan in Hyderabad.

UTTAR PRADESH Sonia Gandhiji’s birthday celebrated

January, 2017
Allahabad: The 70th birthday of Congress president Smt. Sonia Gandhi was celebrated by the City Congress Committee workers with orphan children of CNI, Swarajya Bhawan. Partymen cut the cake, distributed food items and gifts among the children.

Congress Party is a Party of the people

January, 2017
Allahabad: 28th December City congress committee celebrated the 132nd foundation day of the world’s grand old political party, the Indian National Congress in a function organized at the party office at Jawahar Square under the presidentship of city president Upendra Singh.

Demonetization is death sling for poor

January, 2017
Bijnor: Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and leader of the opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Shri Gulam Nabi Azad addressed a public meeting here on 24th December, 2016.

Protest Dharna against demonetization

January, 2017
Meerut: District Congress Committee, led by vice-president Mohd. Imran staged a protest dharna here on 21st December, 2016 against the demonetization by the Modi government.

News from Overseas Congress

January, 2017
Melbourne: CWC Special Invitee Shri Anil Shastri met and discussed the issues with the officer-bearers Indian Overseas Congress from Australia, sitting from Right to Left are the Shri Manish Khanna (Member, INOC Australia), Shri Manoj Sheoran (President, INOC Australia), Shri Satyapaul (Member,

Organized Loot And Plunder

January, 2017 M Veerappa Moily
Spokesperson Dr. M. Veerappa Moily, MP: He said that the present NDA Government is really testing the patience of the people of this country whether the farmers, common people, small traders etc. Even now, the people have no idea of motive to introduce but no other country till today has introduced this kind of a big misadventure with regard to

LIMIT OF WITHDRAWAL

January, 2017
Spokesperson Shri Gaurav Gogoi: He said that this is also the season of weddings - a time normally of joy and happiness for Indian people and especially in rural areas people belonging to below poverty line or people belonging to lower income strata really have to undergo months of preparations before they organize a wedding because they have to..

JEOPARDIZED ECONOMY

January, 2017
Spokesperson Ms. Sushmita Dev, MP: She said that today it has been conclusively proved that the BJP Government has given birth to a still-born child - Demonetization.

APPLICATION OF MIND

January, 2017 Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad
Spokesperson Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad, MP: He said that exactly a month ago on 8th November the Prime Minister addressed the nation and told them about demonetization and said that this has been done to bring out the black money and made efforts to take people into confidence.

DISAPPOINTING POLICY

January, 2017 Shri Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi, MP: He said that Modi led BJP/NDA has consistently followed a policy of disappointing those who deserve an appointment, reappointing its favorites while creating unrest in the ranks of officers, superseding higher officers to appoint rank juniors, keeping several officers in officiating/ad hoc positions to..

PEDDLING UNTRUTH

January, 2017 Shri Anand Sharma
Spokesperson: Shri Anand Sharma, MP: He said that if the Prime Minister is the only crusader for cleanliness and against corruption and black money. Prime Minister suffers from a complex which reflects a very unhealthy mind-set of mal-agony that it is what he thinks is the last word.

SCAMS GALORE

January, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala, MLA: He said that an unprecedented case of corruption in Hydro Power Project executed by North Eastern Electric Power Corporation has come to light. In the run up to the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi used to say ’Na khaoonga na khaane doonga’ but successive scams like the Raj....

PM STAYS SILENT

January, 2017 Shri Kapil Sibal
Spokesperson: Shri Kapil Sibal, MP: He said that it is sad that the Prime Minister did not speak during this session. We wanted that the opposition got a chance to discuss so that the opposition could place its version in the House, but for the first time that the ruling party who have a majority more than 300 in the Lok Sabha, came into the well,

DUAl SURGICAL STRIKE

January, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala, MLA: He said that unfortunately Modi Government has conducted a dual surgical strike today on the employees, on the industrial work force and labour on one hand and common persons of the country on the other hand.

RATTLED BJP

January, 2017 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala, MLA: He said that a rattled BJP and an unnerved BJP, an angry and abusive BJP, a perturbed BJP used choicest of explicits today but omitted to mention the most relevant question whether Modi Ji took money or Modi Ji did not take money? That was the only question that was needed to be answered.

EDITORIAL

December, 2016 Editorial
The Congress Sandesh joins all Congress Workers and well wishers in wishing Congress President a Very Happy 70th Birthday which was on 9th December. Smt. Sonia Gandhi has been an epitome of sacrifices and service while she has served as the longest serving President of this grand old party, the Congress.

Modi Government is totally confused about which direction it wants to take its foreign policy especially towards our neighbors.

December, 2016
We have written in these columns that the Modi Government is totally confused about which direction it wants to take its foreign policy especially towards our neighbors. Our relationship with our neighbor Pakistan has hit the nadir and the government besides its periodic chest thumping has no clue how to solve this.

It is clear that our GDP growth will be devastated. India’s poor have been landed a body blow. Millions of migrant laborers and farmers have been crushed: Rahul Gandhi

December, 2016
I would like to honour the soldiers, officers and civilians who have lost their lives to terrorists over this year. The Congress party stands with their families. We are grateful for the tremendous sacrifice they have made to safeguard our nation.

MAKING OF A MAMMOTH TRAGEDY

December, 2016 Dr Manmohan Singh
The decision to demonetize will cause grievous injury to the honest Indian who earns wages in cash. The dishonest black money hoarder will get away with a mere rap on the knuckles

RAHUl GANDHI LEADS THE OPPOSITION PARTIES MARCH TO MEET PRESIDENT OVER I-T ACT AMENDMENTS

December, 2016
New Delhi: Stepping up its attack on the government over the Income Tax Amendment Bill, a united opposition on 1st December, 2016 petitioned President Shri Pranab Mukherjee against it, alleging that the legislation was hurriedly passed in Lok Sabha, bypassing parliamentary rules and procedures.

DEMONETISATION IS A WAR AGAINST THE POOR: RAHUL GANDHI

December, 2016
Dadri (UP): Taking his battle against the decision on demonetisation, Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi visited Dadri Mandi on 13th December, 2016 and slammed the Prime Minister Modi for “waging a war” against poor people.

ACROSS THE AISLE: MONUMENTAL MISMANAGEMENT

December, 2016 Shri P Chidambaram
Dr Manmohan Singh is a man of few words. He speaks softly and is careful not to offend anyone. These, in my view, are excellent attributes of a leader but, in a loud and raucous democracy, they are regarded as failings. Our democracy is poorer for encouraging lung power. Our debates are poorer because fact and logic are overwhelmed by falsehood and

Opposition Parties Meet President Pranab Mukherjee over the deadlock in the winter session

December, 2016
New Delhi : A delegation of Opposition leaders met President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan and submitted a memorandum to the President over the deadlock in the winter session in the Parliament.

NOTE BAN:LEGALITY IS QUESTIONABLE

December, 2016 Shri Manish Tewari
The law permitted withdrawal of a series of banknotes and not the scrapping of an entire denomination.

CONGRESS DElEGATION MEET WITH PRIME MINISTER ON FARMER’S ISSUE

December, 2016
New Delhi:The Congress party delegation met Prime Minister Modi on the last day of the session to hand over a list of demands Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi had collected from the farmers.

FARMERS ARE DYING AND PM SEEMS TO BE HAVING FUN’: RAHUl GANDHI ON NOTES BAN

December, 2016
New Delhi:Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi on 8th December, 2016 lashed out at Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi over the scrapping of Rs. 500 and 1,000 notes, accusing him of not caring about the large-scale problems triggered by the abrupt move to curb black money and corruption.

A PICTURE OF COURAGE AND DIGNITY

December, 2016
I recall the day Sonia was married to Rajiv Gandhi. Rajiv was then a pilot in the Indian Airlines which was under my ministry. He was an excellent pilot and his behavior was always exemplary.

BEACON LIGHT OF SECULAR & SOCIAl JUSTICE SONIA GANDHI

December, 2016 M Veerappa Moily
After the brutal assassination of her husband, the former Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi, in 1991, Sonia Gandhi was invited to join the party and take up the post of Prime Minister, which she refused. After her disinclination, the party chose P. V. Narasimha Rao as their leader and as the Prime Minister of India.

TAMIL NADU CHIEF MINISTER Ms. JAYALALITHAA PASSES AWAY

December, 2016 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi: Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi expressed shock over the death of a Tamilnadu Chief Minister Ms. J. Jayalalitha and said “I am deeply grieved to learn of the passing away of Selvi J. Jayalalithaa.

CUBAN REVOlUTIONARY FIDEL CASTRO PASSES AWAY

December, 2016 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
New Delhi : In a message Congress President, Smt. Sonia Gandhi has condoled the passing away of Mr. Fidel Castro. Describing his death as a loss not limited to Cuba or a particular ideology, Smt. Gandhi said that Mr. Castro led the oppressed and the striving from the front and stood up to every attempt at stifling the voice of freedom.

OBlITERATION OF AMBEDKAR: PM MODI’S TRUE AGENDA

December, 2016 K Raju
In the last couple of years, India has eerily come to mirror Omelas, Ursula Le Guin’s fictional utopia. Described as an idyllic city of incredible happiness, Omelas boasts of a citizenry that is cultured, sophisticated and blissful. The city has no kings or slaves and is free from war or want.

THE-GlORIOUS-TRADITIONS-OF-INDIAN-NATIONAl-CONGRESS

December, 2016 Dr Shashi Kumar Singh
As the people of this country are being harassed today by making them stand in long queues to withdraw their own money, we’re living in the times of confusion crisis. This crisis was engineered by the present government with an announcement by Prime Minister himself.

PANDIT JAWAHARlAl NEHRu INITIATED TO FORTIFy INDIAN ECONOMy AND TO MAKE IT sElF – RElIANT

December, 2016 Editor
After independence, under the leadership of the first prime minister of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the Congress government started to rebuild the country. Pandit Nehru through his visionary policies and inspiring leadership not only overcame serious challenges but also successfully put India on the path of progress.

ANDHRA PRADESH Politics on Demonetization

December, 2016
Anantapur: APCC president N. Raghuveera Reddy took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for pushing the common man on to the streets in ever expanding queues by scrapping the notes of Rs. 1000 and 500 denomination overnight.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhi

December, 2016
Mandapeta: Former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi’s 32nd death anniversary was (grandly celebrated) deeply condoled under the leadership of Shri Kamana Prabhakara Rao, Mandapeta Constituency In-Charge and APCC spokesperson.

Tributes to Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru

December, 2016
Mandapeta: India’s first Prime Minister and theArchitect of new India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru’s 127th Birth Anniversary was grandly celebratedby paying rich floral tributes to Nehru ji, under the leadership of Shri Kamana Prabhakara Rao, the Mandapeta Constituency InCharge and APCC spokespersonat the Congress Party Office On this occasion

ARUNACHAL PRADESH Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru

December, 2016
Itanagar: The Arunachal Pradesh Congress Seva Dal paid tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 127th Birth Anniversary on 14th November, 2016. The Pradesh office bearer, City Congress Seva Dal attended the programme. Nehruji was born on November 14, 1889, in Allahabad.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Seva Dal celebrated the 99th Birth Anniversary of Smt. Indira Gandhi at Indira Gandhi Bhawan, Naharlagun by paying floral tributes to the portrait of the Iron Lady. Born on 19th November, 1917 in Allahabad to Kamala and Jawaharlal Nehru. Indira Gandhi was the first woman prime minister of our country.

Jan Aakrosh Diwas held

December, 2016
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) organized “Jan Aakrosh Divas” as a part of nation-wide protest by the opposition parties under the leadership of Shri Rahul Gandhi, Hon’ble Vice President AICC, against Narendra Modi government’s move of demonetization on 28th November, 2016 at Tennis Court, Indira Gandhi Park, and Itanagar.

BIHAR ‘Aakrosh Diwas’ held

December, 2016
Ara: The Bhojpur District Kisan and Khet Majdoor Congress organized ‘Aakrosh Diwas’ on 12th November, 2016 against the demonetization of Rs 500/- and Rs 1000/- notes by the Modi government. District organizer, Shivshanker Chaube presided the function.

Protest rally taken out

December, 2016
Gonda: Congress took out a protest rally on 28th November, 2016 against the demoneitization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by the Modi government.

Protest march against Demonetization

December, 2016
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress took out a protest march on 28th November, 2016 against the demonetization by the Modi government.

Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru

December, 2016
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress Scheduled Caste Department president, Shri Umesh Kumar Ram paid tributes to the first prime minister of India, Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary on 14th November, 2016. The day was celebrated as “Children’s Day”.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhi

December, 2017
Patna: Bihar Pradesh Congress SC Department, led by its president Umesh Kumar Ram paid tributes to the first women prime minister Smt. Indira Gandhi here on 19th November, 2016. It was also the start of the centenary celebrations of Indira Gandhi.

CHHATTISGARH Floral Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru, Indira & Sardar Patel

December, 2016
Takhatpur: District Congress Sewa Dal paid tributes to Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary on 14th November, 2016 at the Sewa Dal office here. Shri Ramphal Kaushik was the chief guest while District Panchayat chief presided over the function

HARYANA Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru

December, 2016
Gurgaon: Haryana Pradesh Congress president, Dr. Ashok Tanwar paid tributes to the first Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru at the Congress Bhawan here on 14th November, 2016. The function was presided over by Dr. Ashok Tanwar who garlanded the photo of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru. Earlier, the Party’s flag was unfurled by Sewa Dal workers.

People’s problem by Demonetization

December, 2016
Faridabad: Looking at the problems being faced by the public, the Haryana Pradesh Congress, led by its president Dr. Ashok Tanwar took out a protest march throughout the state on 28th November, 2016 to show their anger against the demonetization of money by the Modi government.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Bhiwani: The Pradesh Youth Congress paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary here on 19th November, 2016. Former Minister Vasudesh Sharma shed light on the life of Indira Gandhi and added that she worked for the upliftment of the poor and the downtrodden.

Candle March by Youth Congress

December, 2016
Faridabad: Haryana Pradesh Youth Congress paid tribute to ex-serviceman Ramkishan Grewal by lighting candles at the Shaheed Memorial here on 6th November, 2016.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Faridabad: Congressmen of the district, led by former MLA Anand Kaushik, paid tributes to the Iron Lady Smt. Indira Gandhi on her 99th birth anniversary near the sector-9 market here on 19th November, 2016.

Tributes paid to Dr. Ambedkar

December, 2016
Gurugram: Congressmen, led by Haryana Pradesh Congress general secretary, Shri Khazan Singh, paid tributes to Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar on the ‘Constitution Day’ on 26th November, 2016.

HIMACHAL PRADESH PM’s effigy burnt in protest

December, 2016
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee, led by its president, Thakur Sukhvinder Singh Sukkhu burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Rajiv Bhawan here on 2nd November, 2016 in protest against the arrest of Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi.

Awareness padyatra

December, 2016
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Congress Committee President, Th. Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu on 14th November, 2016 started Vikas Pad Yatra ‘Panchayat Ek, Vikas Anek’ on the birth anniversary of India’s first Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru from Hatkoti area of Jubbal Kotkhai tehsil.

Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru

December, 2016
Solan: Congress Sewa Dal office-bearers and workers paid tributes to the first Prime Minister Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, who was also the first President of Sewa Dal, on his birth anniversary on 14th November, 2016 in Devthi village in district Solan.

JAMMU AND KASHMIR G A Mir blames PDP-govt’s wrong policies, betrayal as reason for rise in militancy ‘PDP can’t escape from responsibility of losses caused in last 5-month unrest’

December, 2016
Baramulla: Describing the recent spurt in militancy as outcome of the betrayal and wrong policies of the PDP, Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G.A. Mir on 10th December, 2016 blamed the coalition government for the current turbulent situation in the Valley.

Protest March

December, 2016
Jammu: Ms. Indu Pawar, President Pradesh Mahila Congress led a protest march on 19th November, 2016 against demonetization ordered by NDA Govt. led by Sh. Modi & against the BJP ministers who are involved in corrupt practices.

JHARKHAND Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand Pradesh Congress, led by its general secretary and former Minister, Shri Dulal Bhuiya, paid tributes to former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary here on 19th November, 2016.

Tributes paid to Birsa Munda

December, 2016
Jamshedpur: All India Sonia Gandhi Prachar Dal, led by its president, Surajkant Nag, paid tributes to freedom fighter Birsa Munda on his birth anniversary at Tinplate Kadari Road Colony on 15th November, 2016.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Jamshedpur: Congressmen and All India Sonia Gandhi Prachar Dal paid tributes to former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna Smt. Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary at the Telco Colony here on 19th November, 2016.

MADHYA PRADESH Water, biscuits to people in Queue

December, 2016
Jabalpur: Congressmen, on the appeal of Congress vice-president, Shri Rahul Gandhi and Pradesh president, Arun Yadav and led by senior Congress leader Rajendra Sarekar distributed water and biscuits to the people waiting in long queues in front of the banks because of demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by the Modi government.

Tributes paid to Maulana Azad

December, 2016
ashok Nagar (MP): The District Congress Committee paid tributes to Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad on his birth anniversary on 11th November, 2016 and the day was celebrated as ‘Kaumi Ekta Diwas’.

Protest against demonetization

December, 2016
Gwalior: The City Congress Committee started a hoarding campaign against the BJP government’s demonetization of 500 and 1000 currency notes from 8th November, 2016 while ignoring the problems faced by the public.

Tributes paid to Indiraji, Nehruji and Malviyaji

December, 2016
Jabalpur: City Congress Sewa Dal officebearers and workers participated in various activities here in Jabalpur. The Sewa Dal workers paid tributes to the first lady Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary by garlanding the statue of Indiraji at the Civic Centre on 31st October, 2016.

Modi’s Effigies burnt in protest

December, 2016
Sagar: The Pradesh Youth Congress burnt the effigies of Narendra Modi and state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan at the Jhansi bus stand here on 13th November, 2016.The protest was led by former Minister Surendra Chaudhary against the rising prices and demonetization of currency notes of 500 and 1000 demonizations because of which the people ar

PUNJAB Nabha jail attack smells of government involvement

December, 2016
Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party chief Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 27th November, 2016 lambasted Home Minister S. Sukhbir Singh Badal and senior minister S. Bikram Majithia for their alleged involvement in the High security Nabha Jail attack.

RAJASTHAN Aakrosh rally to protest against the demonetization

December, 2016
Jaipur: Rajasthan Pradesh Congress president Shri Sachin Pilot on 24th November, 2016 said that the Modi government has created a big problem for the people by demonetizing500 and 1000 rupee notes and it also shows the inefficiency of his government.

Memorandum given

December, 2016
Jaipur: Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee, led by Pradesh president Shri Sachin Pilot has strongly condemned the sudden demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by the Modi government without making any prior arrangements and which has put the people in problem.

Tributes paid to Pt. Nehru

December, 2016
Udaipur: Rural Congress Committee paid tributes to Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary here on 14th November, 2016. A seminar was also organized on the occasion. District president Shri Lal Singh Jhalla paid floral tributes to Pt. Nehru.

TAMILNADU Social work by Seva Dal workers

December, 2016
Chennai: As per the circular of Shri Mahender Joshi, Chief Organizer, All India Congress Seva Dal, the Tamilnadu Congress Seva Dal volunteers on 12th November, 2016 were actively involved in helping the people throughout the State.

Celebrating Indira’s Centenary

December, 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Congress Sevadal Volunteers Celebrated Birth centenary of Bharat Ratna Smt. Indira Gandhi ji from 19 November, 2016 to 19 November, 2017. PCC President Shri S Thirunavukarasar, MP JM Haroon, Tamil Nadu Congress Chief Shri Kungfu S.X. Vijayan and Sevadal volunteers conducted various programmes.

Protest Dharna

December, 2016
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Congress Seva Dal workers staged dharna and protest against the demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by the Modi government here on 28th November, 2016.

TELANGANA Tributes to Pandit Nehru

December, 2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell on 14th November, 2016 celebrated 127th Birth anniversary of “Late Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru”, Former First Prime Minister of India.

Tributes paid to Dr. Ambedkar

December, 2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority cell on 26th November, 2016 celebrated ”Indian Constitution Day” formed by Late Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. Shri Murali Mohan Ashok Singh, chairman of the cell, garlanded the Statue of Late Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and paid rich floral tributes and recalled his services to the nation.

UTTAR PRADESH Jawans cheated in the name of OROP

December, 2016
Agra: a public meeting was held a Mukandpur on Agra Road under the Rahul Gandhi Sandesh Yatra here on 5th November, 2016. Former MLA and AICC spokesperson Vivek Bansal and UPCC vice-president and former Minister, Shri Satish Sharma were the chief guests. The meeting was presided over by Devkinandan Sharma.

Protest March Against Demonetization

December, 2016
Bahedi: On the directive of the UPCC and the Bareilly District Congress Committee, the Block Congress Committee of Bahedi took out a protest march here on 28th November, 2016.

Protest rally against Demonetization

December, 2016
Meerut: The District Congress, led by its vice-president, Md. Imran took out a ‘Aakrosh Rally’ to protest against the demonetization by the Modi government on 28th November, 2016.

Sowing Rabi crops in Jeopardy

December, 2016
Unnao: The demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes by the Modi government has put the farmers and people in all kinds of problem because of this action.

WEST BENGAL Childrens Day Celebrated

December, 2016
Kolkata: Children Day was celebrated at the statue of first Prime Minister Late Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru to commorate his birthday by Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi Memorial Foundation on 14th November, 2016. Shri Ramen Pandey, president-INTUC, West Bengal and foundation presided paid floral tribute to the departed soul.

Tributes paid to Indira Gandhiji

December, 2016
Kolkata: 99th Birth Anniversary of Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi was celebrated at Indira Uddyan, Opposite Birla Planetarium here on 19th November, 2016. Shri Ramen Pandey, president of the organization and president-INTUC, West Bengal, presided over the programme.

N-E Coordination Committee

December, 2016 Shri Manish Tewari
Spokesperson: Shri Manish Tewari, Shri Mukul Sangma, Shri Nabam Tuki and Dr. Jayakumar: Shri Tewari said in the past 28 months, one thing has become very evident that both the BJP and the Central Government have been working overtime to destabilize North Eastern India.

National Security Threat

December, 2016 Shri Kapil Sibal
Spokesperson: Shri Kapil Sibial: He said that we have heard that those who have elected, they are saying that questioning is prohibited. It seems that those who are questioning will be termed as unpatriotic and thus we cannot ask this government any question.

Demonetization

December, 2016 Shri Jairam Ramesh
Spokesperson: Jairam Ramesh: He said that you know that since the last eight days there is panic all over the country, the issue is just one, the problem is just one and that is of demonetization.

No Time for Condolence

December, 2016 Shri Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia
Spokesperson: Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia: He said that primary issue today was the loss of lives during the train accident near Kanpur and through you the Congress Party wants to convey its condolences to the families of those who lost their lives.

Big portfolio for Saurabh Patel

December, 2016 Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson: Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi: He said that the Prime Minister of the country was the Chief Minister of Gujarat from 2002 to 2014 12 years.

Aakrosh Diwas

December, 2016 Shri Jairam Ramesh
Spokesperson: Shri Jairam Ramesh: He said that I first of all want to clarify that the Congress Party has not given a call for Bharat Bandh tomorrow.

Anger of the Nation

December, 2016 Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala
Spokesperson: Shri Randeep Singh Surjewala, Ms. Asha Kumari and Capt. Amrinder Singh: Shri Surjewala said we know you are extremely anxious to hear Ms. Asha Kumari Ji, Capt. Amrinder Singh Ji and our special dignitaries who are here today but before that we will mention the ’Aakrosh’ of the entire Nation against the way Demonetization.

On Nabh a jail-break

December, 2016
Capt. Amrinder Singh said I think the first thing I want to speak about which is very crucial matter for us is Nabha Break-in and Break-out which took place yesterday.

EDITORIAL

November, 2016
19th November 2016 the birth centenary of our great leader Smt. Indira Gandhi marks the beginning of the centenary celebrations, which will culminate in 2017. A function was held at Vigyan Bhavan where President Pranab Mukherjee delivered the keynote address.

The Prime Minister who is known for his Jumlas, this time really exploded

November, 2016
The Prime Minister who is known for his Jumlas, this time really exploded a bombshell by demonetization of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 currency notes which affected the entire nation. In the garb of fighting black money, terrorism and counterfeit currency he turned the entire populace of the country in to paupers without resources

We remember Indiraji’s life as one of leadership,courage and sacrifice: Sonia Gandhi

November, 2016
It is a privilege for me to welcome President Pranab Mukherjee, on this very important occasion, a day that marks the beginning of the Indira Gandhi Birth Centenary Year. Few Indian statesmen now alive could claim to have worked as closely with Indiraji, or for as long, as our distinguished Rashtrapatiji. It is most gracious of you

Indira Gandhi played a major role in shaping our country’s destiny during a critical period in history

November, 2016
I am extremely happy and honoured to be invited to deliver the ‘Indira Gandhi Centennial Lecture’. Indiraji was a remarkable personality of the 20th century. Serving as Prime Minister for around 16 years, Indiraji was a key architect of modern India.

Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi Salutes Indira's Courage

November, 2016 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh: Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi was joined by her son Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi and daughter Priyanka on 21st November, 2016 for the inauguration of a first of its kind photo exhibition of Indira Gandhi to kickstart year-long centenary celebrations of the former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.

Untold history of Humanity Reflection on the life of Indira Gandhi

November, 2016 M Veerappa Moily
Indira Gandhi was elected president of the Indian National Congress in 1959. After her father’s death, Indiraji was first appointed minister of information and broadcasting. Her coming to politics was not dynastic, though it came misleadingly to appear so.

A Life of Struggle and Success

November, 2016
Shrimati Indira Gandhi was a great Prime Minister who led the country from 1966- 77 and again from 1980 till her tragic assassination on 31 October 1984.

I welcome you to this meeting of the Congress Working Committee.

November, 2016
We are gathered to take stock of the political and economic situation in the country. The Modi government is obsessed with power, it seeks to silence all those who disagree. Hiding behind the cloak of national security, civil society is being intimidated for asking questions. Television channels are being punished and asked to shut down.

CWC Resolution on Uri Terrorist Attack

November, 2016
Congress Working Committee expressed shock and deep distress over the martyrdom of 19 Indian soldiers in the dastardly terrorist attack in Uri, J&K on 18th September 2016. Such cowardly acts are still continuing along the borders and being combated by our soldiers bravely.CWC observed a two minutes silence

Resolution for CWC Meeting on 7th November, 2016 (on Indira ji)

November, 2016 Editorial
Resolution for CWC Meeting on 7th November, 2016 (on Indira ji) 19th November 2016 will mark the 100th Birth Anniversary of Shrimati Indira Gandhi. This meeting of the CWC recalls Indiraji’s notable contributions to Nation-building, her vision and her sacrifice for the cause of India’s unity and integrity.

Resolution on the prevailing political & economic situation in the country

November, 2016
The CWC, at its meeting held today the November 7, 2016 took note of the developments and the challenges that the people have faced and:- Unequivocally condemns the terrorist attack on the Brigade Headquarters in Uri that resulted in the death of 19 soldiers. India had spoken in one voice supporting the action of the Special Forces

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi detained twice

November, 2016
New Delhi: Suppression and cruel treatment by the Modi government of our brave soldiers and disregarding their demands has shocked the whole country. The Modi government should bow their head in shame. Subedar Ramkishan Grewal, who was of Bamla village in Bhiwani,

Senior Journalist, Shri Girish Nikam passed away

November, 2016
New Delhi: Senior Rajya Sabha TV journalist Shri Girish Nikam, 59, passed away on 7th November, 2016 in New Delhi. Girish complained of breathlessness immediately after recording The Big Picture, Rajya Sabha TV’s popular current affairs show. He was immediately rushed to the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital, where he died of cardiac arrest.