30 May 2015
Kolkata: Congress on Friday suffered another jolt in West Bengal as its veteran leader and MLA Rabindranath Chatterjee joined the Trinamool Congress. "Rabindranath Chatterjee has decided to join the TMC as he feels that TMC is the only party which works for the development of the state under the leadership of Mamata Banerjee," state Education and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee said.
17 Oct 2015
Varanasi: Describing the violence during a protest march by seers and others in Varanasi a 'conspiracy', former Union minister Shriprakash Jaiswal yesterday alleged that the ruling SP was implicating Congress leaders to 'please' Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
22 Nov 2013
Shillong: Meghalaya, a state of just 3 million people and a 75 percent literacy rate, is embarking on a skill development programme covering 196,000 youths to stem burgeoning unemployment and unemployability in this mountainous northeastern state.
21 Nov 2013
Kolasib (Mizoram): AICC Vice-president Rahul Gandhi hit the campaign trail for the November 25 Assembly polls in Mizoram on Thursday, stressing on welfare of Mizo youths and promising to create more jobs if Congress is voted back to power in the state.
18 Feb 2014
Jammu: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has dubbed the upcoming Lok Sabha elections as a ‘historic opportunity’ to lay foundation for an accountable and transparent system and said that regional parties will have an important role to play in establishing a new system of justice and equality at the national level.
13 Jul 2015
New Delhi: After BJP's victory in the recent Legislative Council elections in Bihar, senior leader KC Tyagi has said the JD(U)-RJD alliance will have to work hard and closely with each other for the upcoming Assembly polls in the state.
19 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Opposition Congress slammed the Haryana budget for 2015-16 saying people were hoping for a "big bang", but it has ended with a "whimper". Participating in the debate on the budget in the ongoing session of the state Assembly, leader of the Congress Legislature Party, Kiran Choudhary, flayed the first budget of the BJP government, claiming, "it lacks vision and clarity of purpose, belies expectations and offers the common man, especially the farmers, neither relief nor hope. It is a complete let-down."
01 May 2014
Srinagar : A youth was on Wednesday killed and two persons were injured when security forces allegedly opened fire to chase away stone-pelting protesters here, after which curfew was imposed in parts of the city.
09 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Undeterred by the recent spurt in militant attacks, an estimated 44 percent voters exercised their franchise till 2 PM on Tuesday for 16 constituencies in the third round of the five-phased Jammu and Kashmir assembly polls.
20 Jan 2014
Kanchipuram (TN): Only an alliance of CPI-M with strong regional parties like AIADMK and not individuals like BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi can help drive out ‘twin evils’ of corruption and fundamentalism, CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechuri said.