20 Feb 2012
Defending its decision to give tickets to the family members of party leaders for the Assembly elections, Congress on Monday maintained that people of Goa would decide the issue.
11 Apr 2014
Aizawl: Despite a slowdown in polling at midday due to the scorching heat, voter turnout was around 59 percent on Friday for elections to the lone Mizoram Lok Sabha seat and by-poll to the Hrangturzo Assembly seat. The official figures are yet to come.
15 Jun 2015
Hyderabad: A 23-year-old student from here was shot dead allegedly by unidentified men in the United States, the victim's relatives said. Four rounds were fired at Sai Kiran around 12.15 pm yesterday after he refused to give his mobile phone which was demanded by the assailants, his uncle Shravan Kumar said.
31 Jan 2014
Chandigarh: Activists of Youth Akali Dal staged protests against Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi across Punjab on Friday demanding that he should name the partymen who were involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
24 Jun 2015
Jaipur: Playing down Congress' demand for resignations of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Union Minister Sushma Swaraj over Lalitgate, state Health Minister RS Rathore said the party 'neck deep in corruption' should avoid protests aimed at gaining cheap publicity.
16 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: The Congress Legislative Party (CLP) in Punjab has sought a longer session of the state assembly to discus major issues like the increasing drug problem and non-payment of dues to farmers for the paddy procured, a senior Congress leader said on Tuesday.
19 Oct 2014
Itanagar: Congress candidate Gabriel Denwang Wangsu on Sunday won Kanubari Assembly seat in Arunachal Pradesh in a close contest defeating his lone rival Rongnai Maham of BJP by 885 votes in the October 15 by-poll.
27 Mar 2015
Aizawl: Former Mizoram Chief Minister Brig Thenphunga Sailo died here on Friday, family sources said. Sailo (93) was rushed to the hospital at around 10 am and died there at 11.50 am after heart failure, its authorities informed.
16 Dec 2014
Panaji: Congress in Goa criticised the Centre over the issue of Navodya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) asking all its schools to observe December 25 as 'Good Governance Day', stating that the move might cause discord among communities.
17 Sep 2013
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government will challenge the High Court order which set aside the compensation paid to Muslim youth wrongly arrested in 2007 Mecca Masjid bomb blasts case.