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Govt Trying To Divert Attention From Real Issues Like Price Rise: Congress

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress on Tuesday accused the BJP government of trying to divert the country's attention from real problems like price rise faced by common people to non-issues of caste and religion.

Congress To Celebrate 'Kisan Vijay Diwas' Nationwide On Saturday

Nov 20, 2021

All India Congress Committee General Secretary, K.C. Venugopal wrote a letter to all state governments on Friday, saying that after withdrawal of the three Union farm laws, 'Kisan Vijay Diwas' will be celebrated by the party across the country on Saturday.


Sonia Gandhi Says Repeal Of Farm Laws Is Victory Of Farmers' Struggle And Truth

In a statement issued after the announcement of the repeal of farm laws by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, she also hoped that the government will shed its pride and arrogance and works towards the welfare of farmers.

Manish Tewari Urges Congress To Not Give Up Against Right Wing Populism

Nov 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In a series of tweets, Tewari said, "Congress may be on the wrong side of the cultural wars as are most liberal and progressive parties around the world because of the rise of right wing populism. That does not mean we should give up our core convictions. RSS-Jana Sangh- BJP were on the wrong side of Cultural wars at end of 2nd World War for close to seven decades".


Azad Denies Knowledge Of Congress Leaders' Resignations, Say He Will Do What People Of J&K Want Him To Do

Spelling trouble for the Congress in Jammu and Kashmir, four former ministers and three ex-legislators, loyal to the group of Azad, resigned from party posts, saying they have not been provided an opportunity to be heard on party affairs in the union territory, sources said on Wednesday.

17 November, 2021

Delhi Congress Stages Protest Outside Liquor Vendors Against New Excise Policy

Outlook Web Desk

The Delhi Congress workers on Wednesday staged a protest outside the liquor vendors here, claiming the new excise policy would turn the capital into "Nashe Ki Rajdhani".


17 November, 2021

Salman Khurshid's Hindutva-ISIS Comparison; Congress Trying To Divide Society

Outlook Web Desk

The Congress is trying to “divide” the society on the religious lines and the party leader Salman Khurshid comparing Hindutva to the terrorist group ISIS is the latest example of this attempt, BJP general secretary D Purandeswari alleged on Wednesday and asserted that the saffron party believes in secularism.


25 October, 2021

On The Back Foot On Kanhaiya, Congress May Skip On Sidhu As Star Campaigner For Himachal Bypolls

Ashwani Sharma

Anurag Thakur, Shanta Kumar and Prem Kumar Dhumal to amplify BJP campaign for Himachal bypolls.


29 September, 2021

Disgruntled Sidhu Raises Questions Over Official Appointments, 'Tainted' Leaders In Punjab

Outlook Web Desk

The cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu said his fight has been on ‘issues’ and a pro-Punjab agenda.


16 August, 2021

Govt Should Apologize To Senior Opposition Leaders For Making False Charges: Cong Leader Gaurav Gogoi

Preetha Nair

The Parliament is not meant only for the passage of bills, but also for discussion of important public issues, says Congress Leader Gaurav Gogoi


16 August, 2021

Congress Leader Sushmita Dev Quits Party, Submits Letter To Sonia Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Sushmita Dev wrote to party chief Sonia Gandhi offering her resignation, saying she was 'beginning a new chapter of public service'


12 August, 2021

Sonia Gandhi's Virtual Meet With Opposition Leaders To Cobble Together A United Front Against The BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

On the cards is also a lunch or dinner to be hosted by Sonia Gandhi for opposition leaders


10 August, 2021

Supreme Court Fines BJP, Congress, Others For Not Making Crimes Of Candidates Public

Outlook Web Bureau

The top court in its judgment slapped a fine of Rs 1 Lakh each on BJP, Congress, JDU, RJD, LJP and CPI and Rs 5 Lakh on NCP and CPM.


05 August, 2021

Prashant Kishor Resigns As Principal Adviser To Punjab CM, Says ‘On Temporary Break From Public Life’

Outlook Web Bureau

Prashant Kishor’s decision to resign as Principal Advisor to the Chief Minister comes ahead of Punjab Assembly elections slated for 2022.


31 July, 2021

Youth Congress Protest Against Pegasus Snooping, Demands Judicial Inquiry

Pinaki Das

Pujan Biswas said that the party in power at the centre used the spyware during the 2018 and 2019 elections to get conversations of opposition party leaders and to topple various elected governments.


20 July, 2021

Pegasus Project: Delhi Congress Leaders Take Out Protest Demanding Judicial Inquiry

Outlook Web Bureau

Addressing the protesters, Delhi Congress president Anil Kumar alleged the government had a role in the snooping row and termed it as a national security threat.


19 July, 2021

'Jittega Punjab': Navjot Singh Sidhu Says His Journey Has Just Begun

Outlook Web Bureau

Navjot Singh Sidhu said, 'I would work with every member of the Congress family to fulfil the 'Jittega Punjab’ mission and strengthen the party’s organisation in the state.


15 July, 2021

Rahul Gandhi Aide Archana Dalmia Clears Air On Tweet Welcoming Prashant Kishor Into Congress

Preetha Nair

In a tweet, which was deleted later, Congress leader Archana Dalmia welcomed Prashant Kishor into the party after his meeting with the Gandhi family


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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