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.

Rahul Gandhi Calls Notes Ban ‘Biggest Impromptu Financial Experiment’

November, 2016 Shri Rahul Gandhi
New Delhi: Opposition parties on 23rd November, 2016 came together to protest against demonetization outside the Parliament, with Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi describing it as the world’s “biggest impromptu financial experiment” and said they are firm on their demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into the “scam”.

It is a case of organized loot and legalized plunder of the common people: Dr Manmohan Singh

November, 2016 Dr Manmohan Singh
DR . MANMOHAN SINGH: Mr. Chairman, I rise to highlight some of the problems that have arisen after the decision to demonetise 500 rupee and 1,000 rupee currency notes. The Prime Minister has been arguing that this is the way to curb black money

Economic Mismanagement

November, 2016 Shri Anand Sharma
Due to demonotisation there has been economic mismanagement across the country for the last two days. Crores of people are standing in queues in front of banks. There is not a single bank branch where the poor

Modi’s Heart beats only for the Capitalists

November, 2016
What a tragic irony is this! In a country that boasts of being predominantly agrarian with about 70 per cent population still living in villages, its Prime Minister’s heart beats only for a handful of corporate houses! Nothing can be a more glaring example of this brutal reality than the fact that the government at the centre decides to dole out

Death toll reaches 143 in worst train accident in recent times

November, 2016
New Delhi: Fourteen coaches were thrown off track at Pukhrayan, a town around 60 km from Kanpur, when the train was midway in its 27-hour journey between Indore and Patna. Passengers were jolted out of their sleep by a loud bang, following by violent rattling as the coaches leapt from the tracks and smashed up against each other.

THE BOND OF AFFECTION BETWEEN GANDHI AND NEHRU

November, 2016 Shobhana Radhakrishna
Mahatma Gandhi first met Jawaharlal Nehru at the annual meeting of the Indian National Congress in the year 1916 at Lucknow. That was the year of his marriage with Kamala. In his autobiography, Nehru writes “My first meeting with Gandhiji was about the time of LucknowCongress during the Christmas, 1916.

Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson and ex-NASA scientist, Kanubhai passed away

November, 2016
New Delhi: Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi has condoled the sad demise of Kanubhai Gandhi. Remembering him as the last few links to the historical Dandi March, Smt Gandhi said, Kanubhai as a little boy earned the distinction -as the stick bearer of the Mahatma during the Salt Satyagraha. On behalf of the million of congress workers,

The Congress government gave emphasis on industry and farming along with infrastructure development, education and health

November, 2016
When India got freedom in 1947, it inherited a very miserable situation. Colonialism destroyed economic and societal fabric and kept it isolated from modern industrial developments that were taking place across the world. Structural damages in economy and society carried out by the colonial rulers along with acute poverty, illiteracy, ruined

Andhra Pradesh

November 30, 2016
Mandapeta: Congress grandly celebrated the 148th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and that of 114th of Ex-Prime Minister Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Ji.

Naharlagun: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Seva Dal organized the Launching of “Social Media Seminar Campaign”

November 30, 2016
Naharlagun: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Seva Dal organized the Launching of “Social Media Seminar Campaign” (How to connect people) on 2nd October, 2016 on the auspicious occasion of 147th Birth Anniversary of ‘the father of the Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi on the Gandhi Jayanti, The Programme was started by Shri Nani Rajen, General Secretary,

Paid Tributes

November 30, 2016
Patna: All India Schedule Caste Board president Umesh Kumar Ram paid tributes to the father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his brith anniversary by garlanding his photo. Others present were Subhyash Ram, Md. Ismail Anjum, Brijkishore Singh Kushwaha, Jagdish Rai, Md. Siauddin Ahmad and Ramnavami Thakur.

Mahasamund: The Kisan Congress paid tributes

November 30, 2016
Mahasamund: The Kisan Congress paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries. The chief guest at the function was District Congress president, Amarjit Chawla and also present were former MLA Agni Chandrakar and Pradesh Mahila Congress president Anita Ravate. The function started with placing

Sewa Dal paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri

November 30, 2016
Takhatpur: Pradesh Congress Sewa Dal paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversary at the Mahatma Gandhi Chowk by garlanding the statue of Gandhiji and the photo of Lal Bahadur Shastri.

Himachal Pradesh

30/11/2016
Shimla: Congress Sewa Dal workers of Himachal Pradesh paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary at Devalhi village. Others, who paid tributes, included Sewa Dal senior organizer, Hari Mohan Sharma, Sushil Chaudhary, City Congress Mahila president Smt. Savatri Sankhyan, Ram Korcan, former Mahila president,

Madhya Pradesh

30/11/2016
Gwalior: City Congress paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries. The function was attended by former Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia while City president Dr. Darshan Singh presided over the function at the Gandhi Ground and organizational secretary incharge Latif Khan Mallu

Jabalpur

30/11/2016
Jabalpur: City Congress Sewa Dal chief organizer Jhallelal Jain led Congressmen in paying tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and garlanded the statue at the Town Hall and the former and second Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri’s photo.

Rajasthan

30/11/2016
Bikaner: The birth anniversary of Gandhiji was celebrated as ‘International Ahimnsa Diwas’ by the City District Congress at its office here on 2nd October, 2016 at the Daga Chawk where floral tributes were paid.

Telangana

30/11/2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell at Langer House, Bapughat, Hyderabad celebrated 148th Birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi Ji ,Father of Nation and that of 112th of Lal Bahadur Shastri Former Prime Minister of India at Gandhi Bhavan, Hyderabad on 2nd October, 2016.

Uttar Pradesh

30/11/2016
Lakhimpuri Kheri: Youth Congress of UP central zone paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri on their birth anniversaries. Mahatma Gandhi followed the path of Truth and Ahimnsa and fought for the freedom of India while Lal Bahadur Shastri as a Prime Minister made the name of India prominent globally. Floral tributes were paid b

Arunachal Pradesh

30/11/2016
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Congress Seva Dal Celebrated Martyrdom Day on the 32nd Death Anniversary of Smt. Indira Gandhi, former Prime Minister and Iron Lady of India at Indira Gandhi Bhawan, Naharlagun on 31st October, 2016. All the Pradesh, District and City office bearers of APCSD attended the programme

Bihar

30/11/2016
Ara: Congressmen paid tributes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her 32nd death anniversary on 31st October, 2016 at a function at the Old Collectorate.

Chandigarh

30/11/2016
Chandigarh: Chandigarh Congress paid tributes to the former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi at the Congress Bhawan here. Those present on the occasion included former Union Minister Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal with Chandigarh Congress president, Shri Pradeep Chhabra among other senior leaders, Party MLAs and workers of the frontal organizations.

Delhi

30/11/2016
New Delhi: Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee, under the leadership of its president Shri Ajay Maken, observed the 32nd martyrdom day of former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi at the DPCC office, Rajiv Bhawan, here on 31st October, 2016. Thousands of Congress workers and leaders paid floral tributes to Smt. Indira Gandhi.

Goa

30/11/2016
Panjim: Congressmen paid tributes to Indira Gandhi at a function held by GPCC on her 32nd Death Anniversary on 31st October, 2016.

Chandigarh: Haryana Pradesh Congress

30/11/2016
president, Shri Ashok Tanwar led Congressmen in paying tributes to the former Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary on 31st October, 2016 at Sirsa. Addressing the people, Dr. Tanwar said that for the unity of India, Indiraji sacrifice her life.

Madhya Pradesh

30/11/2016
Ashok Nagar (Guna): Congress paid tributes to Iron man of India, Sardar Patel on his birth anniversary on 31st October, 2016 and garlanded his statue at the Patel Park.

Sandesh Yatra

30/11/2016
Congress Vice-President, Shri Rahul Gandhi had started and to send his message to every household, the Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee leaders and workers have been ontinuing with the concept of Sandesh Yatra Aligarh: The Kisan Sandesh Yatra started by Congress vice-president, Shri Rahul Gandhi commenced here on 2nd November

“Rahul Gandhi Sandesh Yatra will generate self-confidence in the farmers”: Anil Shastri

30/11/2016
Allahabad: District Congress Committee started the Rahul Gandhi Sandesh Yatra from 15th October, 2016. Shri Anugraha Narayan Singh, MLA, flagged-off the historic yatra from Anand Bhawan. On the occasion, CWC Member and former Union Minister, Anil Shastri said that the yatra not only will generate self-confidence among the farmers but will also help

Kisan Seminar held

30/11/2016
Raipur: District Congress Committee, Gariaband organized the Van-Adhikar and Kisan Seminar here on 7th October,2016 which concluded in the presence of AICC general secretary and incharge, Shri B.K. Hariprasad.

Exploiting the poor

30/11/2016
Raipur: Pradesh Congress vice-president and former MP, P.R. Khuntia said on 28th September, 2016 that the BJP and the RSS are not letting the weaker section of the society, like Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Minorities, Backward Class people to live in peace and progress and are not allowing them to join

Protest against price rise

30/11/2016
Raipur: City Congress strongly protested the rise in petrol prices here on 16th October, 2016 at the Jai Stambh which is the central place in the city. City Congress president, Vikas Upadhayay said that the Indian economy totally depends on diesel and any increase in price upsets the economic balance.

Dearth of teachers

30/11/2016
Raipur: The High Schools and Higher Secondary Schools of the district are languishing under the dearth of teachers. They have not been appointed and the students are facing problems while studying geography, maths and science. Because of the absence of subject teachers, classes could not start in around 200 schools. For the Half-yearly exams

Protest against Modi & NDA

30/11/2016
New Delhi: Indian Youth Congress (IYC) on 4th November, 2016 did a Protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and NDA Government over the issue of “One Rank One Pension” (OROP). The Protest was led by IYC National President, Shri Amarinder Singh Raja. Scores of Youth Congress workers marched from IYC Office (5, Raisina Road) to Prime Minister’s

Rahul Gandhi and Tanwar attend Soldiers’ funeral

30/11/2016
Chandigarh: Congress vice-president Shri Rahul Gandhi and Haryana Pradesh Congress president Dr. Ashok Tanwar attended the funeral of ex-serviceman Ram Kishan grewal who committed suicide after sitting on dharna for 507 days at Jantar Mantar on 3rd November, 2016.

Demolition of Juggis Opposed

30/11/2016
Faridabad: Former MLA of Faridabad Anand Kaushik and Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee general secretary Baljit Kaushik led the protest march against the demolition of jhuggis at the Shiv Colony near the Kali Mandir along the Bypass Road and handed over a memorandum in the name of the District Collector to the District Revenue Officer

Ignoring Cleanliness

30/11/2016
Gurugram: Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee general secretary, Shri Khazan Singh drew the attention of the administration towards the garbage dumped around the ground of Golden Jubilee festival and said that the Swachata Abhiyan of the Prime Minister is being shattered. Nobody is worried about cleanliness

Modi ke Bol, Jumlon ke Dhol

30/11/2016
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Congress organized a programme ‘Modi ke Bol, Jumlon ke Dhol’ here on 11th October, 2016. Pradesh Congress president Shri Sukhvinder Singh Sukkhu said this campaign was started on 7th April, 2016 from Dehra Kangra which concluded on 11th October, 2016. Around 30 thousand workers from District and Blocks informed

Protest candle march in Jammu and Kashmir

30/11/2016
Jammu: Congress on 9th November, 2016 held candle march at Raipur-Domana, Marh Constituencies of Jammu district and at Udhampur city, as part of series of protest over the issue of ‘One Rank One Pension’ and the alleged anti-democratic attitude of the Modi government and its failure on various fronts

Irregularities in appointment

30/11/2016
Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh NSUI has accused the government of irregularities in the appointments in the Makhalal Chaturvedi National Journalism and Telecom University.

Bungling in MBBS seats

30/11/2016
Bhopal: NSUI took out a candle march to protest against the irregularities in the allotment of MBBS seats in the Medical College and demanded the removal of concerned officers here on 19th October, 2016.

Tributes paid to Paprikar and Katare

30/11/2016
Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh freedom fighter and former Congress President, Dr. Raghunath Rao Paprikar and former Home Minister and Leader of the Opposition in Vidhan Sabha, Shri Satyadev Katare on 26th October, 2016 were paid tributes and Dr. Darshan Singh presided over the function. Shri Paprikar was also a former Mayor while Shri Katare

Tributes paid to Katare

30/11/2016
Jabalpur: City Congress president Dinesh Yadav paid tributes to former leader of the Opposition in the Vidhan Sabha, Shri Satyadev Katare who died recently by garlanding his photo. Shri Yadav said that his death was a big loss to the party.

Modi’s Effigy burnt

30/11/2016
Mhow: The Tehsil Congress Sewa Dal chief Amit Verma alongwith Kisan Congress, and Youth Congress burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Modi in protest against the arrest of Congress vice-president, Shri Rahul Gandhi on 3rd November, 2016 who had gone to visit the family members of the ex-serviceman who committed suicide

Enquiry demanded

30/11/2016
Sagar: A high level enquiry has been demanded into the death of Adivasi youth Bhurelal in the Pre-metric Adivasi Block Hostel under the Human Welfare Department on 26th October, 2016 in the Tanda village in the Kesali Block of the district. Action has been demanded against the negligency of the staff.

Adivasi Conference

30/11/2016
Shahapur: The Thane Rural Congress organized the Adivasi Workers Conference here on 26th October, 2016. Former MP and Rural Congress president, Suresh Tavre said that the Congress has given honour and respect to the Backward Class people and the BJP has put hurdles in their development.

SYL Canal issue

30/11/2016
Chandigarh: The Congress Legislature Party chief Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 24th October, 2016 challenged the Chief Minister Shri Parkash Singh Badal to prove his sincerity to Punjab on the river waters issue at least once rather than resorting to rhetoric and exploiting sentiments of the people on this sensitive issue.

Right to service Commission should be scrapped

30/11/2016
Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party leader Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 27th October, 2016 demanded that the right to service commission should be scrapped immediately due to huge burden on the public exchequer. The cash strapped Badal

Thousands Court Arrest In Protest Against Rahul Gandhi’s Arrest

30/11/2016
Jaipur: November 2, 2016 has been noted down as the ‘Black day’ in the history of democracy because of the “murder of democracy” by the working of the despotic BJP government. The Congress vice-president, Shri Rahul Gandhi was arrested twice when he had gone to console the family of an ex-serviceman who had committed suicide

Sachin Pilot honoured

30/11/2016
Bikaner: Rajasthan Pradesh Congress president Shri Sachin Pilot was on a two-day tour from 14th October, 2016. City District president, Yashpal Gehlot welcomed by placing silver crown on his head while Pradesh general secretary incharge, Rehana Riaz, Dr. B.D. Kalla, Pradesh secretary, Rajendra Godara, Bhawani Shankar Sharma and Gopal Gehlot, AICC

Sadbhavana Commemoration Day

30/11/2016
Hyderabad: Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yatra Commemoration Committee observed 26th Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Yatra Commemoration day at historic Charminar, Hyderabad, Telangana on 19th October, 2016 Shri N. Uttam Kumar Reddy, MLA, President TPCC, hoisted the Congress party flag at Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavana Pole

Kisan Manch merges in Congress

30/11/2016
Lucknow: The Bharatiya Kisan Manch merged with the Congress Party here on 11th November, 2016 and took the membership formally in which thousands took the membership.

Corner meetings

30/11/2016
Lucknow: The City Congress Scheduled Caste president Shri Mehandi Hassan organized the corner meetings to tell the people about the Congress policies and make people aware about the failures of the BJP government from 28th October, 2016. The meeting was presided over by Subodh Srivastav at the Chhote Sahib Alam Road.

Effigy Burnt

30/11/2016
Raebareli: District Congress Committee burnt the effigy of the Modi government here on 2nd November, 2016 in protest against the arrest of Congress vicepresident, Shri Rahul Gandhi.

Seminar on India’s progress

30/11/2016
Dubai: A seminar was organized in Dubai by Incas on the subject on 22nd October, 2016. Challenges before Emerging India, which was presented by Prof. Rajeev Gowda (Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha).

Irresponsib le Statements

30/11/2016 Shri Kapil Sibal
Spokesperson: Shri Kabil Sibal: He said that we thought that a new government has come in 2014 and they do not have enough experience about ruling the country, but now the country has realized that they do not have experience even in making statements, they only make irresponsible statements.

Credit to RSS

30/11/2016 Shri Manish Tewari
Spokesperson: Shri Manish Tewari: He said why is the Defence Minister of India always so over the top? Today he has gone and credited the RSS for operations along the LoC. If I may quote what the Defence Minister of India has said “RSS ki shiksha mili hui thi, shayad isiliye yeh mumkin ho saka. May be the RSS teaching was the basic tool

Distorted version

30/11/2016 Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson: Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi: He said that there are a number of issues which establish how this Government has a genetic predisposition to exaggeration, distortion, deception, hypocrisy and to pass off fiction as fact.

Milestone in Corruption

30/11/2016 Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Dr. Singhvi added that the true face of the so-called party with a difference coming as it does from the BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh which is achieving new milestone in corruption and scams VYAPAM was bad enough, it involved multi-deaths, multiple corruption and it was only to make a virtue out of necessity when there was no other option

Working style of government

30/11/2016 Shri Manish Tewari
Spokesperson: Shri Manish Tewari: He said that this government in suit-boot is the government of the capitalists, the government of Prime Minister Modi is using wodern technology and is trying to throttle the poor people of India. A write up in a magazine is very sensitive also puts light on the working style of this government. By using Whatsapp

Judicial appointments

30/11/2016 Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Spokesperson Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi, MP: He said you have now again heard a cry of agony from the Judiciary as an institution. Just today, the Judiciary for the nth time collectively speaking through the Head of the Judicial family in an on-going proceeding which has been going on for some time has now castigated the Government

25 Schools burnt in Jammu and Kashmir

30/11/2016 Dr. Abhishek Manu Singhvi
Dr. Singhvi said this is extremely serious. It is serious because the whole Nation’s heart bleeds, when J&K bleeds and J&K today, forget the Pakistan factor, forget the cross border firing, it is bleeding because 25 Schools have been burnt . Kashmir is a matter of concern for each of us because you have 111th day of the curfew

EDITORIAL

18/10/2016
In the wake of continuing terrorist strikes in the recent times, namely, Gurdaspur, Pathankot, Uri in J&K, the surgical strikes were conducted by the Indian army in POK region to flush out the terrorist infrastructure. These were used as launch pads by the various terrorist outfits for carrying out their terror activities in the Indian Territory.

Shri Rahul Gandhi’s 26-Day Uttar Pradesh Kisan Mahayatra (Deoria to Delhi)

20/10/2016 Smt Sonia Gandhi
Shri Rahul Gandhi’s 26-Day Uttar Pradesh Kisan Mahayatra (Deoria to Delhi) ended on 6th October, 2016 in Delhi, after covering almost 3500 km. In this historic yatra, Rahul Gandhi raised issues of farmers and poor rural masses. He listened to their problems and expressed his concern for agrarian communities. In this 26-day, Rahul Gandhi almost cove

Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi Hails surgical strike by Army

22/10/2016 Smt Sonia Gandhi
After the successful surgical strike by the Indian Army against terror bases across the Line of Control (LoC), Congress president Sonia Gandhi on 29th September, 2016 said that her party stands with the government in its actions to protect our country’s security and deal with the menace of terrorism from across the border. In a statement,

Our soldiers have shed their blood and sacrificed their lives in J&K. They have done surgical strikes for our country.: Rahul Gandhi

23/10/2016 Shri Rahul Gandhi
A journey of about 3500 KMs, 30 days and 600 to 700 meetings with farmers, youths and people of India. Generally, leaders think that they know very well about the path on which India should tread. An ordinary man running his village or an MLA or an MP may think that they know which kind of path India should adopt.

Congress is forced to struggle to get optimum price to farmers for their produce and to save their land: Rahul Gandhi

23/10/2016
Lucknow: After two-day of rest due to Bakra Id, the Kisan Yatra from Deoria to New Delhi continues by AICC Vice- President, Shri Rahul Gandhi. From 14th September to 23rd September on the 16th day, the yatra passed through Mirzapur, Tevan village of Kaushambi, Kamatanath Mandir of Chitrakoot, Jhansi, Urai, Kanpur rural, Ghatampur, Unnao, Bachrowa,

Rahul Gandhi Demands Modi Government to Come Up With ‘Kisan Budget

24/10/2016 Shri Rahul Gandhi
Kanpur: Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi demanded the Narendra Modi government to come up with a ‘Kisan Budget’ to ensure farmers get the right price for their produce duing Khaat Sabha on 21st September, 2016. Commenting on merger of Railway Budget in General Budget “I have heard the railway budget is being merged with the general budget.

Congress President shocked over Varanasi stampede

25/10/2016
New Delhi: 24 persons, 20 of them women, were killed and more than 50 injured in a stampede on an overcrowded bridge on the outskirts of Varanasi on 15 th October, 2016. The incident took place on the famous Rajghat bridge in Varanasi when a large number of followers of the Jai Gurudev cult, were on their way to a two-day camp at Domri village

BJP uses people’s fears, PM talks but he does not listen: Rahul Gandhi

24/10/2016
Q. What is the idea behind theDeoria-Delhi Kisan Yatra? A. The role of an opposition leader is to represent the voice of people. Farmers are in pain. Agriculture has suffered tremendously in the past two-and-a-half years. Cities are expanding, there is scarcity of water and other factors contribute as well. Some of these are structural problems

Motive behind Rahul Gandhi’s historical Kisan Mahayatra

26/10/2016 Dr. Ajoy Kumar
Rahul Gandhi’s historical Kisan Mahayatra passed through 55 Lok Sabha constituencies covering a distance of 3500 Kms. Lakhs of farmers and farm labourers joined the journey with Rahul Gandhi and other leaders. They expressed their hardships and plight. A very important slogan and a commitment of the party is – waive off farmer’s loan

147th Birth Anniversary of Bapu

26/10/2016 Smt. Sonia Gandhi
Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi paid glowing tributes to the Father of the Nation on Gandhi Jayanti. Describing Gandhiji as the conscience of the nation. Smt. Gandhi said, the principles he laid for Indian National Movement redifined freedom struggles all over the world.

Relevance of Gandhiji

26/10/2016
Mahatma Gandhi popularly known as Bapu or Father of the Nation is tallest among the leaders of the world of the 20th century ever produced. He is remembered all over the world for his love of peace, non-violence, truth, honesty, pristine purity, compassion and his success in using these instruments to bring together the entire population

Shocking tragedy at Bhubaneswar’s SUM Hospital

27/10/2016
New Delhi: At least 24 persons were killed and over 120 injured in the fire that started on 17th October, 2016 around 7:30 PM at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital in Bhubaneswar due to short circuit.

ANECDOTES

27/10/2016
After independence Jawaharlal Nehru took over as Prime Minister and Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel was elected Deputy Leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party and was also appointed as Deputy Prime Minister. Sardar Patel died in 1950 and Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was elected as Deputy Leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party.

Indira Gandhi and the Nation Building

28/11/2016
I am alive today; I may not be there tomorrow...I shall continue to serve until my last breath and when I die, I can say, that every drop of my blood will invigorate India and strengthen it.’

Operation Ginger: Tit-for-tat across the Line of Control

28/10/2016
Over a few weeks in the summer of 2011, India and Pakistan staged two of the bloodiest crossborder surgical strikes in which at least 13 soldiers were killed, and six of them decapitated. Official documents, video and photographic evidence accessed by the The Hindu, chillingly capture the two cross-border raids and the brutality

Rahul Gandhi Visits Chennai Hospital to meet Jayalalithaa

29/10/2016
CHENNAI: Congress Vice President Shri Rahul Gandhi visited Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at Chennai's Apollo Hospital on 7th October, 2016 and said she is "recovering well."

Rajiv Gandhi’s pragmatic Pak policy

30/10/2016 Shri Praveen Davar
Following the Uri attack, there is a torrential rain of suggestions from the media, military strategists and many others on how, or how not to, deal with Pakistan. But the government, armed with all the multiple options available, is in the best position to decide the course of action. However, it may not be prudent to disturb the time

Anti-Higher Education and Anti-Employee Policies of Modi Government

30/10/2016
When the whole teaching community was agitating against the dangerous UGC 3rd Amendment Gazette Notification 2016, Modi government announced UGC Pay Review Committee for implementing 7th Pay Commission for college/university teachers as a diversionary tactics. Its terms of reference itself was giving strong signal that the government is strongly pushing for privatization of higher education and drastic cut in teaching jobs. The questionnaire sent by the UGC Pay Review Committee to Vice Chancellors and Principals (overlooking teachers) clearly reflects the anti-higher education approach of the present regime.

Congress governments took the responsibility of social changes and social welfare

30/10/2016
For a country, a strong economy, people’s participation in economic activities and distribution of economic benefits according to socialistic pattern are very necessary. This forms the basis of a healthy democracy. During the British rule, the Indian National Congress was founded. From its inception, the economic policies adopted by the top leaders

Congress Exposes BJP-TDP misrule by releasing ‘fact sheet’

31/10/2016
Vijayawada: With only 33 months left for the end of its five-year tenure, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Telugu Desam Party combine needs to change their styles of functioning in order to fulfill the promises they made to the people of Andhra Pradesh to woo their votes on the eve of the last elections through their respective manifestos

'Change in tune’

31/10/2016
He said both parties had totally changed their tune after being elected to power. There was no difference between the BJP and the TDP. “While one party behaves like the mother the other like the child and vice versa,” he said.

Bansal attacks BJP Government over rise in petrol prices

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: Chandigarh Congress celebrated Vishawakarma Diwas, at a function held at the Labour Chowk, sector 44 Chandigarh on 17th September, 2016. Pawan Kumar Bansal former union Minister was the chief guest while Pardeep Chhabra, president Chandigarh Congress and many other senior leaders were present on the occasion.

Declare Takhatpur as drought zone

31/10/2016
Bilaspur: The Pradesh Kisan Congress took out a rally on 7th September, 2016 to declare Takhatpur as a drought-affected area and a memorandum addressed to the Governor was handed over to the Tehsildar.

Sewa Dal Training Camp

31/10/2016
Bilaspur: District Congress Sewa Dal organized one-day training camp for the Booth-level workers here on 11th September, 2016.

Mission Chhattisgarh 2018 launched

31/10/2016
Raipur: Mission Chhattisgarh 2018 was launched on 28 August, 2016 with the start of training workshop at the Vrindavan Hall hare. Before the start of the workshop, the photo of Mahatma Gandhi was garlanded and lamp was lit with the singing of Vandematram. After the welcome of guests, workshop was organized by spokesman, Praveen Jain

Tributes paid to Uri Soldiers

31/10/2016
Raipur: City District Congress Committee, led by its vice-president Vikas Upadhayay paid tributes to the martyred soldiers of Uri at the statue of Indira Gandhi at the Kalibari Chowk here on 20th September, 2016.

Agitation against custody death

31/10/2016
Raipur: City Congress started the ‘Jail Bharo’ campaign on 26th September, 2016 against the death of Satnami youth Satish Novrange in police custody in Jangir Chapa Mulmula police station because of cruel beating.

Effigy of Raman Singh burnt

31/10/2016
On the directive of the Pradesh Youth Congress, Umesh Patel on 22nd September, 2016 the Raipur Rural Youth Congress president, Lokesh Vashist, Pradesh Youth secretary Md. Azhar, District vice-president, Sajid Menon burnt the effigy of Chief Minister, Dr. Raman Singh at the Telibandha Railway crossing, in front of the Telibandha Police Station.

Demand for Security

31/10/2016
Raipur: Pradesh Youth Congress vice-president, Sajid Memon gave a memorandum to the DGP for providing security to Youth Congress leader Umesh Patel.

Delhi Congress ready to wage the battle of over 5 lakhs street vendors of Delhi: Ajay Maken

31/10/2016
New Delhi: Thousands of street vendors of Delhi, under the leadership of Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee president Shri Ajay Maken, on 26th September, 2016 held a massive demonstration at Jantar Mantar to protest against the non-implementation of the Street Vendors’(Protection of Livelihood and Regulation of Street Vending) Act

Rise in incidents of loot and rapes

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: Former Minister, Capt. Ajay Singh Yadav showed his concern on the rising crimes in Haryana and said that the jungle rule has become prevalent in the state. He specially referred to the Rewari incident and attracted the attention of IG Mamta Singh towards it. He said common in the state. On 11th September, 2016

Tributes paid to Uri soldiers

31/10/2016
Kurekshetra: Congressmen, led by Pradesh Congress general secretary Pawan Garg, paid tributes to the martyred soldiers in Uri base camp in Kashmir here on 25th September, 2016 by lighting candles and putting flowers at the Shaheed Smarak here.

Panchayati Raj Convention

31/10/2016
Shimla: The Panchayati Raj Convention was held at the Pradesh Congress headquarters here on 21st September, 2016 in which members from District and Block Committees participated. The function was presided over by Pradesh president, Thakur Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu and All India Congress Panchayati Raj Department president, Meenakshi Natrajan

Protest March against Nefarious Designs of Pakistan

31/10/2016
Jammu: Pardesh Mahila Congress, led by Ms. Indu Pawar, President Pradesh Mahila Congress J&K organized a protest march against Nefarious Designs & fueling unrest & acts of militancy in India, especially in our state.Protesters were raising slogans against Pakistan and were demanding severe punishment to Pakistan for killing our brave heart soldiers

Meeting of Booth in charges

31/10/2016
Shehdol: After touring the Parliamentary area of Shehdol on 30th September, 2016 a meeting of Booth in charges was held in Anooppur which was attended by AICC General Secretary in charge of MP, Shri Mohan Prakash, MPCC president, Shri Arun Yadav, leader of the Opposition, Shri Balabachchan.

Wasting crores of peoples’ money

31/10/2016
Gwalior: City Congress Committee vicepresident, and Media in charge Rajkumar Sharma, organization in charge general secretary Latif Khan Mallu, Surendra Singh Parmar, Shyam Singh Chauhan on 28th September, 2016 criticized the BJP for spending crores on the state-level Executive Committee meeting of the BJP while the hospitals in the state

Protest against deaths

31/10/2016
Gwalior: The City Congress, on the directive of the MPCC, staged a massive protest dharna at the Phool Bagh crossing against the death of children due to malnutrition here on 25th September, 2016. The protest was led by City Congress president, Dr. Darshan Singh, which was also against poor condition in hospitals, carelessness in the treatment

Protest demonstration

31/10/2016 Editorial
Sagar: Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee Scheduled Caste Department, led by its president and former minister Surendra Chaudhary staged a massive protest Dharna near the ‘Pili Kothi’ here in Khurai on 3 September, 2016. The protest was against the insult and damage to the statue of the Constitution writer Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar and the accused have no

Workers’ meeting

31/10/2016
Bhiwandi: Looking at the forthcoming District Parishad and Panchayat elections, a meeting of active workers was organized by the District Rural Congress Committee and former MP, Shri Suresh Tawde on 18th September, 2016. All the Block presidents took part in the meeting.

Shradh Tarpan Programme

31/10/2016
Mumbai: The Mulund Taluka Congress Committe-Slum Cell under the leadership of Dr. Rajendra Prasad R. Singh organised a Shradh Tarpan Programme of Bhartiya Jumalebaz Party's (BJP's) or jumalas and bad policies in the Mulund Colony Congress office, Shivaji Chauk, Guru Govind Singh Road, Mulund West, Mumbai on 25th September, 2016 with huge crowd

Protest Demonstration

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: The Chandigarh Youth Congress staged a massive protest demonstration against the rising rail fare at the Chandigarh Railway Station here on 11th September, 2016.

Attack on Army Condemned

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: The Youth Congress protested against the attack against the Army in Uri sector of Kashmir. The protest was held at the 19 Sector Market on 19th September, 2016.

Anti-dalit face of Modi and Badal governments too pronounced: Channi

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party chief and the Leader of the Opposition, Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 20th September, 2016 blasted the Narendra Modi government at the centre and the Parkash Singh Badal government in the state for being antidalit. He attacked the Modi government holding it responsible for the refusal

Incidents of sacrilege blot on the face of Badal government: Channi

31/10/2016
Chandigarh: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party leader Shri Charanjit Singh Channi, while expressing his deep anguish over continuing incidents of sacrilege of religious scriptures in the state, said this was a blot on the face of the government headed by Shri Parkash Singh Badal in general and that of Deputy Chief Minister,

War against Drugs, Corruption and unemployment

31/10/2016
Chamkaur Sahib/Ropar: The Punjab Congress Legislature Party chief and the Leader of the Opposition, Shri Charanjit Singh Channi on 27th September, 2016 kick-started his week-long ‘Jawani Sambhal Yatra’ from Shri Chamkaur Sahib, leading about 1000 cyclists to create awareness and mobilize the youth against social evils and press for their rights

Rajasthan PCC welcome Rahulji

31/10/2016
Jaipur: The Rajasthan Pradesh Congress president Shri Sachin Pilot with thousands of Congress workers and farmers from Rajasthan welcomed Congress Vice President, Shri Rahul Gandhi on his arrival in Delhi on 6th October, 2016 at the Raj Ghat after his Kisan Yatra from Deoria to Delhi. Shri Sachin Pilot explained the problems of the Rajasthan farme

Tributes paid to Gokul Bhai

31/10/2016
Jaipur: The Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee paid tributes to the former Pradesh president, late Shri Gokul Bhai Bhatt at the Pradesh headquarters here on 6th October, 2016. Those who paid tributes included Pradesh Congress vice-president, Shri Mumtaz Moshi, general secretary, Dr. Ajit Singh Shekhawat, secretary, Shri Ayub Khan, Shri Pratap

Increased power tariff, a big blow to poor

31/10/2016
Bikaner: Only recently, the BJP government in Rajasthan has increased the Electricity tariff by ten percent. In the run-up to elections, the BJP use to give vague and baseless slogans against the Congress and the people in their state is making frantic calls. BJP who called Congress as the synonym of inflation, see the prices rising in their period

Meeting on Ambedkar

31/10/2016
Pali: District Congress Committee Scheduled Caste Department organized a joint executive meeting of Block and City presidents here on 15th September, 2016 which was presided by Pradesh President and former Minister, Shri Goparam Meghwal and in the presence of chief guest and District president, Shri Ratan Udeshya in the Congress office.

New PCC President Takes over

31/10/2016
Tamilnadu: Shri Thirunavukarasar is now new PCC chief. He was appointed by Smt. Sonia Gandhi on 14th September 2016. Oath taking ceremony was held on 16th September, 2016 at 5 pm at Sathyamurthy Bhavan in Chennai. Guard of honour was given by Tamilnadu Congress Sevadal to the newly-appointed President. Senior leaders, Shri Elengovan, Shri K.V.

Tributes paid to Uri soldiers

31/10/2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell Chairman, Shri Murali Mohan Ashok Singh paid rich tributes to the soldiers killed in the Uri terrorists attack in a function organized on 19th September, 2016 at 11:00 am at Gandhi Bhavan, in Hyderabad. He strongly condemned the outrageous terrorist attack

Youth Congress Help Flood Victims

31/10/2016
Hyderabad: The Telangana Pradesh Youth Congress Committee Linguistic Minority Cell Chairman, Shri Murali Mohan Ashok Singh, on 26th September, 2016 at Rasoolpura in Begum Pet, distributed free Milk, Bread, Biscuits and other food items to the flood/rain affected Slum dwellers and other poor and needy peoples. Others,

Padyatra for Awareness

31/10/2016
Allahabad: In a freak expression of gesture the UP Congress Sewadal, led by its organizing secretary Shri Lalbabu Shahu, paid rich tributes to the great freedom fighter and parliamentarian late Shri Feroze Jehangir Gandhi on his 56th death anniversary on 8th September, 2016 here.

Tributes paid to Feroze Gandhi

31/10/2016
Allahabad: In a freak expression of gesture the UP Congress Sewadal, led by its organizing secretary Shri Lalbabu Shahu, paid rich tributes to the great freedom fighter and parliamentarian late Shri Feroze Jehangir Gandhi on his 56th death anniversary on 8th September, 2016 here.

Modi’s Effigy Burnt

31/10/2016
Raebareli: The District Congress Committee burnt the effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on 19th September, 2016 at the Shaheed Chowk in protest against the terrorists attack on the Army Base camp in Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir.