On the cards is also a lunch or dinner to be hosted by Sonia Gandhi for opposition leaders
The committee approved by the party’s president Sonia Gandhi includes its state unit chief Ajay Kumar Lallu and former Union ministers.
This is Amarinder Singh's first meeting with Sonia Gandhi after the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as the Punjab Congress president, which the chief minister had initially opposed.
'Soniaji had invited me for a cup of tea. We discussed the political situation in the country. We also discussed the issue of opposition unity,' Mamata Banerjee said
Away from the treasury benches, when the BJP was in the opposition for a decade till 2014, it was responsible for obstructionism too.
While the Congress high command finalises a blueprint for ending the internal crisis in Rajasthan, sources say a second attempt at ironing out the mess in Chhattisgarh may be made next month.
Four working presidents of the Punjab Congress will also assume charge at the ceremony at the party's state headquarters here.
With his task in Punjab over, Harish Rawat can now get back to his home state where he has the difficult task of making his party battle-ready before the assembly polls due in February-March 2021.
CM Amarinder Singh accepts Navjot Singh Sidhu’s invite to attend the installation ceremony of top PCC office bearers triggering speculations of a truce but can the bitter rivals work together in poll-bound Punjab
Union Minister Giriraj Singh replied to Rahul Gandhi in Italian after the latter criticised the government for claiming no oxygen shortage deaths were reported in the second wave.
The meeting comes ahead of the party's Punjab unit revamp and amid reports that Navjot Singh Sidhu may get a key role in the organisation.
On Thursday, a meeting between interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and party veteran Kamal Nath once again spurred the speculation of an imminent revamp of the Congress party.
Amarinder Singh is learned to have reiterated his reservations over Navjot Singh Sidhu’s elevation in Punjab.
The blueprint for the truce between Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh and Navjot Singh Sidhu is ready. But will this uneasy peace last?
The commonest but unproven theory doing the rounds is that Prashant Kishor is out to cement a Federal Front by stitching together an alliance of disparate opposition group.
Sources say interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi also joined the interaction with Prashant Kishore through video conference.
The buzz over Chowdhury’s imminent departure as leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha does trigger questions on whether the staunch Nehru-Gandhi loyalist has lost the confidence of his high command.
Singh was in Delhi twice last month to meet the three-member panel headed by Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, set up to resolve the infighting in the Punjab Congress.
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.PTI Photo
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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