Shashi Tharoor

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Shashi Tharoor Appointed As Parliamentary Chemicals and Fertilizers Chairperson

Indian National Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has been appointed as chairperson of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Chemicals and Fertilizers. On October 12, the Lok Sabha Secretariat issued a notification in this regard, after the Congress leadership suggested his name. The recommendation came at a time when the diplomat-turned-politician is contesting the Congress presidential election against his party colleague Mallikarjun Kharge… read-more

Thu, 13 Oct 2022 - 04:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Shashi Tharoor, appointment, AICC, Congress Presidential Polls, Lok Sabha Secretariat

A Chellakumar

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Congress Soon To Announce New OPCC President

The Congress is scheduled to announce its president in Odisha soon. On April 28, All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary A Chellakumar said, the decision regarding the new Odisha Congress President will be taken based on a report considering developments in Odisha in the past few years. In Odisha, Niranjan Patnaik resigned from the Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) post in 2019, after the Odisha Assembly elections.

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 03:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Odisha, OPCC, AICC, President, Niranjan Patnaik

Courtesy: ANI

Indian National Congress Logo

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Congress Appoints AICC Coordinators For Chandigarh Municipal Corporation Election

Congress party on December 4, appointed AICC Coordinators ahead of the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation Elections. According to the party's official communique, "the following people have been appointed as AICC Coordinators for the upcoming Chandigarh Municipal Corporation Elections, with immediate effects: Rajender Rana, MLA; Abhishek Dutt." Reportedly, the elections will be held on December 24 and the counting of votes will take place on… read-more

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 11:31 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Congress Party, AICC, Rajendra Rana, MLA, Chandigarh Municipal

Courtesy: ANI

Sonia Gandhi with Rahul Gandhi

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Senior Congress Leaders Resign In J&K Due To 'Negligence'

Many senior Congress leaders of the Jammu and Kashmir Unit submitted their resignations to AICC president Sonia Gandhi after being sidelined for the party affairs. The development is a big jolt to the party ahead of the unannounced Assembly elections in the state. Leaders such as Ghulam Nabi Monga, Anwar Bhat, Waqar Rasool and Naresh Gupta resigned. They are close to senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, reported UNI.  

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 07:09 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, AICC, Congress, Resignation, assembly election

Bengaluru: Congress Leaders Stage Protest Against The New Farm Bill

Indian National Congress leaders in Bengaluru staged a protest on September 28 in front of the Congress House on Race Course Road. This was in support of the 'bandh' called by several farmers against the new Farm bills, and was organized as per the directions from the All India Congress Committee (AICC). Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President D.K. Shivakumar and AICC General Secretary Randeep Singh Surjewala led the protest with … read-more

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 01:25 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Indian National Congress, AICC, KPCC, Protests, Farmer's Bill

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Congress Party To Launch Series Of Nationwide Protests To Protest Against The Farmer's Bill

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Indian Congress To Initiate a Series Of Nationwide Protests, Against the Farmer's Bill

The All India Congress Committee held a meeting on September 21, as per the instructions of the party chief Sonia Gandhi. The special committee took a decision to launch a series of 'nationwide protests' against the Farmer's bills. The protests will begin after a press conference on September 24, in all the state headquarters. However, the party members will organize at least three protests on the streets that will go on till October 10.… read-more

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 11:11 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: AICC, Farmer's Bill, Nationwide Protest, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi

Courtesy: Brifly News

Sonia Gandhi - Rahul Gandhi

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Sonia Gandhi With Rahul Flies to US for Her Regular Medical Check-up

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi with her son Rahul Gandhi left for the United States on September 12 to undergo her regular medical check-up. The duo would not be attending the opening session of Parliament starting from September 14. Sources suggest that they will be staying abroad for nearly ten days. All India Congress Committee (AICC) informed that this check-up was delayed due to the pandemic.

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 10:03 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Congress Party, AICC

Courtesy: The Indian Express