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Kapil Sibal

Sibal Writes To Authorities In UP, Uttarakhand; Seeks Preventive Measures At Proposed 'Dharam Sansad' Events

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

On behalf of the petitioners in the hate speeches case in Supreme Court, Sibal wrote to the district magistrates of Aligarh and Haridwar urging them to take preventive measures including imposition of Section 144 to prevent holding of such events.

'I Am A Full-Time And Hands On President': Sonia Gandhi To 'G-23' At CWC Meet

Oct 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Sonia Gandhi also asserted that every member of the party wants a revival of the Congress, but that requires unity and keeping the party's interests paramount.


CWC Meet Begins, Key Decisions On Party's Revamp, Election Of New Chief On The Cards

The Congress Working Committee will deliberate over key issues including organisational elections, forthcoming assembly polls and the current political situation.

Anand Sharma Urges Congress Chief To Take Action Over ‘Hooliganism’ At Sibal’s House

Sep 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress leader Anand Sharma urged party chief Sonia Gandhi to take action over ‘hooliganism’ by party workers at Kapil Sibal’s house.


Should Congress Resolve Internal Conflicts Before Launching Opposition Unity Project?

Interim Congress president Sonia Gandhi will hold a virtual meeting with senior leaders to firm up a united fight against the ruling BJP. NCP chief Sharad Pawar, chief ministers Mamata Banerjee (Trinamool Congress), MK Stalin (DMK), Uddhav Thackeray (Shiv Sena) and Hemant Soren (JMM) will be attending the virtual meet, as will RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav.

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

Presence Of G-23 Leaders At Kapil Sibal Meet Reveal Crisis In Congress: SAD Leader Naresh Gujral

Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Naresh Gujral said that the meeting, which was attended by many veteran leaders, was reminiscent of the Opposition meet in 1980’, hosted by his father and former Prime Minister Inder Kumar Gujral at his house.


20 July, 2021

Pegasus Row: Kapil Sibal Asks For SC-Monitored Probe, White Paper In Parliament By Govt

Outlook Web Bureau

Kapil Sibal demanded that an independent investigation be conducted, saying ‘we cannot trust the agencies of this government’


10 June, 2021

‘Over My Dead Body’: Kapil Sibal On Joining BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

The senior Congress leader, however, said the party needs reform and the leadership must listen


27 February, 2021

Congress Getting Weak, Have Seen Better Days: G23 Dissenters Hold Meeting In Jammu

Naseer Ganai

Congress G23 leaders have pledged to fight new 'azadi' battle to strengthen Congress from Jammu to Nagpur and urged youngsters to join the party


27 February, 2021

As Rahul Enjoys ‘Refreshing’ Politics Of The South, Is Congress Bracing For A Jolt From The North?

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

With six senior Congress leaders including--Kapil Sibal and Manish Tewari likely to meet Ghulam Nabi Azad in Jammu over the weekend, sources claim there’s unease and resentment brewing within the Grand Old Party


22 January, 2021

UP Government Tells SC It Will Consider Allowing Video Chat Between Kerala Journalist And Mother

Outlook Web Bureau

Kapil Sibal, appearing for the journalists' body, said that the mother of Kappan was unconscious and was wanting to see her son.


08 January, 2021

Will He, Won't He? Congress Buzz Is Rahul Is Willing

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

Why is 24, Akbar Road agog with rumours of Rahul Gandhi finally signalling his return to the Congress party’s hot seat?


19 December, 2020

Six Months After 'Dissent' Letter, Sonia Meets 'Rebel' Congress Leaders Over Party's Reform

Outlook Web Bureau

Saturday’s meeting comes at a time when the party is busy finalizing a blueprint for an AICC session to be held next year to elect a new party chief.


19 November, 2020

Kharge Hits Out At Congress Colleagues Criticising Party, Accuses Of 'Weakening' From Within

PTI

Kharge says, '... we have to fight unitedly. It has pained me that some senior leaders have spoken against the party and its leadership.'


17 November, 2020

'Doubting Thomases': Salman Khurshid Hits Out At Kapil Sibal For Criticising Cong Leadership

PTI

Some senior Congress leaders including Kapil Sibal had called for introspection after the party's dismal performance in Bihar assembly polls


16 November, 2020

Congress Emerged Stronger After Every Crisis,’ Says Gehlot Slams Sibal For Criticising Party

PTI

Earlier, Kapil Sibal had demanded for an introspection within the party after the Congress' poor show in Bihar polls


16 November, 2020

BJP Slams Congress Over Gupkar Alliance, Targets Rahul Gandhi

PTI

Congress leaders were praising Rahul Gandhi while carrying a burden of '100 tonnes of stone' on their chest, and now they feel suffocated: Sambit Patra


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.

PTI Photo

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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