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Congress Suspects Centre To Be Hatching Plans For Bringing Back Farm Laws After Assembly Polls

Dec 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress' sharp attack came over Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's remarks at an event on Friday in which, while talking about the agri laws, he said the government moved a "step back" and "will move forward again".

HPSC Recruitment Scam: Surjewala Demands High Court Monitored Probe By SIT

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala on Tuesday demanded that the alleged irregularities in an HPSC recruitment be probed by a special investigation team that is monitored by the chief justice of the Punjab and Haryana High Court.

‘If Vijay Rupani Has Failed Gujarat, It Means Failure Of PM Modi’: Congress

Congress alleged there are fratricidal wars and deep infighting in the BJP ruled states.

Rafale Deal: Congress Urges PM To Set UP JPC After France Orders Probe

Jul 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

France appointed a judge to lead a "highly sensitive" judicial investigation into alleged "corruption and favouritism" in the Rs 59,000 crore Rafale fighter jet deal with India, as per French local media.

Restore J&K's Statehood, Says Congress Ahead Of PM Modi's Meeting

The meeting is expected to set the road map for holding assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

20 June, 2021

Restore J&K's Statehood, Hold Elections: Congress Ahead Of PM's Meeting

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Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala, however, did not say whether the party will participate in the June 24 meeting or not.

19 May, 2021

BJP Raising ‘Fake Toolkit’ Issue To Divert Attention From Covid ‘Failures’ Of Modi Govt: Congress

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Randeep Surjewala said the BJP does not want to answer the public over its alleged failures to provide life-saving medicines, ventilators, and ICU beds during the pandemic, and thus was resorting to such tactics.

16 May, 2021

‘Arrest Us’, Congress Leaders Dare Govt After Arrests In Delhi Over Posters Critical Of PM Modi

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The opposition party said tough questions will be asked from the prime minister if people don't get vaccines, medicines and oxygen.

28 March, 2021

Congress Urges EC To File FIRs Against JP Nadda, Sonowal For Ads Claiming BJP’s Win In Assam

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Randeep Surjewala told reporters that the advertisements have been presented in a manner on the front page of every newspaper 'to prejudice the minds of the voters of Assam'.

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?

28 December, 2020

'Not On Holiday, Gone To Meet Sick Relative': Cong Defends Rahul Gandhi's Absence


Rahul Gandhi left for Italy on Sunday, a day ahead of the party's 136th foundation day, prompting many BJP leaders to take a swipe at him and Congress

28 December, 2020

Cong Demands Smriti Irani's Resignation Over Corruption Charges; Asks PM To Intervene


Shooter Vartika Singh accused Smriti Irani and two others for demanding money to make her a member of the central women's commission

19 December, 2020

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

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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.

30 November, 2020

Day After Congress' Randeep Surjewala Slammed PM's Visit To Vaccine Hubs, Anand Sharma Hails It


The Congress leaders aired differing views on the Prime Minister's visit to three coronavirus vaccine facilities.

17 November, 2020

Congress Breaks Silence Says Its Not Part Of Gupkar Alliance


The party has also said that it won’t accept any foreign interference in India's internal affairs including in J&K.

10 November, 2020

Congress Tells Its Leaders To Man Strongrooms For EVMs Protection


Buoyed by the exit polls projections, the party has sent its senior leaders including general secretary Randeep Surjewala and Avinash Pande to Patna for proper coordination with the allies.

06 November, 2020

Congress Accuses Centre Of 'Stealing’ Army Officers’ Pensions


Move will demoralise the armed forces, says Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala.

17 October, 2020

Madhya Pradesh Elections: Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Among Congress Star Campaigner List


The Congress needs to win all 28 seats to come back to power, while the BJP needs nine seats to attain a simple majority of 116 in the 230-member House.

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.

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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.

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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.

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