Congress Working Committee
Congress' CWC To Hold Meeting On Oct 9, Will Discuss Political Strategy

Congress' top decision-making body CWC will meet on October 9 to deliberate on the current political situation and further firm up the strategy for the upcoming round of state polls. The meeting comes just over three weeks after the first meeting of the reconstituted Congress Working Committee (CWC) was held in Hyderabad on September 16 to evolve a strategy for the upcoming assembly polls in five states, and 2024 elections.

Thu, 05 Oct 2023 - 02:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: CWC, Congress, Political Party, discussion, politics

Lalu Prasad Yadav

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ED Attaches Property Worth Rs 6.2 Crores Of RJD's Lalu Prasad Yadav

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on July 31, attached properties of Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family in connection with land for job scam. The RJD leader and former Union Railway Minister's properties worth Rs 6.2 crore has been attached by ED, confirmed reports, which is a major blow to the party. This is the third time that the Enforcement Directorate has attached properties of Lalu Prasad and his family. 

Mon, 31 Jul 2023 - 05:40 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Enforcement Directorate, RJD, Political Party, Money Fraud, Lalu Prasad Yadav

Upendra Kushwaha

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Upendra Kushwaha Announces Resignation From JDU, To Announce New Party

Politician Upendra Kushwaha announced his resignation from the primary membership of Janata Dal (United,) on February 20. Kushwaha, who is said to have a rift with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar also announced to soon resign from the MLC and said will soon float a new party. "I have requested the Chairman of Bihar Vidhan Parishad to give me the time to hand resignation letter," said

Mon, 20 Feb 2023 - 05:33 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, Upendra Kushwaha, JDU, Political Party, Bihar Government

Courtesy: The Hindu


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Congress Presidential Election Notification Releases On Sep 22

The All India Congress Committee (AICC) issued an official notification regarding the Congress presidential elections. On September 22, the AICC issued the notification, which mentioned the nomination process to begin on September 23-September 30. The scrutiny will be done on October 1, and last date to withdraw nomination is on October 8. The election will be held on October 17 and results will be out on October 19.

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 04:03 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Congress, Presidential Elections, Political Party, Election Notification, Sonia Gandhi

Courtesy: Zee News India

Ghulam Nabi Azad

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Will Float My Own Party, No Plan To Join BJP: Ghulam Nabi Azad

After resigning from Congress Ghulam Nabi Azad ruled out the possibility of joining the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). On August 25, the senior former Congress leader said, "I will go to Jammu and Kashmir. I will form my party in the state, and will check on the national possibility later." Notably, earlier, Azad… read-more

Fri, 26 Aug 2022 - 06:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress, Political Party, BJP, Rahul Gandhi

Supreme Court

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SC Asks Commission To Look Into Freebies Promised By Political Parties

Supreme Court directed the concerned authority to resolve the issue of freebies announced by political parties in India. On July 26, the Apex Court bench led by CJI NV Ramana said, " Maybe we can invite the Commission to look into this aspect. The Centre cannot be expected to issue directions". The development was came in view of a plea filed, demanding to seize freebies by political parties, during elections.

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 06:41 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Freebies, Political Party, Supreme Court, CJI NV Ramana

Khimi Ram

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Former HP BJP President Khimi Ram Joins Congress

Former Himachal Pradesh BJP president Khimi Ram joined the Indian National Congress (INC,) on July 12. "I am not joining the Congress out of any anger towards the BJP.  I have taken a well-thought-out decision to take the Congress forward in Himachal Pradesh," said Ram. He furthermore, expressed confidence in INC who will fight unemployment, inflation and pending employee issues in Himachal Pradesh, and was welcomed by AICC-In-Charge Rajiv… read-more

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 03:21 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Himachal Pradesh, Congress, Former BJP President, Khimi Ram, Political Party


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AIADMK Assures Action Against O Panneerselvam Amid Expel Demands

After announcing Edappady K Palaniswami as the General Secretary (GS) of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), the party assured to take action against O Panneerselvam (OPS). The statement came on July 11, after the demands to expel OPS and his followers out of the party, after claiming that OPS is a 'betrayer' of the AIADMK. Notably, the OPS and AIADMK are having issue over the single-leadership resolution issue.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:09 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: OPS, AIADMK, party, Chennai, Political Party

Babul Supriyo

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Babul Supriyo New National Spokesperson Of TMC

The Trinamool Congress (TMC) President Mamata Banerjee appointed MLA Babul Supriyo as the national spokesperson of the party. Supriyo extended gratitude and thanked West Bengal CM Banjerjee for the same. "My sincere gratitude to Hon'ble Didi @MamataOfficial & @abhishekaitc for appointing/including me in the illustrious Team of National Spokespersons of @AITCofficial. The appointment is said to be a great strategy to expand TMC outside… read-more

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 03:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Babul Supriyo, TMC National Spokesperson, Mamata Banerjee, Political Party, National

Election Commission of India

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ECI To Take Action Against Registered Unrecognized Party Under RP Act: TN

The Election Commission of India will take action against registered unrecognized political parties in Tamil Nadu, for non-compliance with statutory requirements. The ECI issued a notice dated May 25, and ordered to meet the necessary requirements under the Representation of the People (RP) Act.  The parties mentioned in the notification list can approach the Electoral Official within 30 days of the order for full facts and remedial action.… read-more

Thu, 26 May 2022 - 07:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Election Commission Of India, Tamil Nadu, Electoral Officer, Political Party, action

Courtesy: ANI