Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad (File Photo/IANS)

Ghulam Nabi Azad not allowed to leave Srinagar airport, flays Doval

Srinagar (1 MIN READ): Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad was on Thursday prevented from leaving the Srinagar airport, hours after the former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister took a swipe at National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. Azad was stopped after he arrived to hold a meeting with Congress leaders over the central government’s decision […]

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad (File Photo: IANS)

Congress rushes senior leaders to Bengaluru to stem Karnataka crisis

New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday rushed senior leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and B.K. Hariprasad to Bengaluru to save its 13-month coalition government in Karnataka which is battling a crisis of survival after the resignation of over 17 legislators. According to party leaders, the Congress has sent senior leaders Azad and Hariprasad to deal with […]

Ghulam Nabi Azad (File Photo/IANS)

BJP did not take action on leaders who called Mahatma’s killer a ‘patriot’: Ghulam Nabi Azad

New Delhi:  Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday slammed the BJP-led government at the Centre for not taking any action against its MP Pragya Thakur who had described the killer of Mahatma Gandhi as a “patriot”. Azad also criticised the government over the issue of mob lynchings which he said has became the norm […]

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad (Photo: IANS)

Congress rushing 2 senior leaders to Karnataka to check crisis in government

New Delhi:  With its government in alliance with the JD-S facing a potential crisis in Karnataka, the Congress is rushing its two senior leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and K.C. Venugopal to Bengaluru to handle the situation. Azad and Venugopal will reach Bengaluru on Tuesday evening and are expected to hold discussions with senior state leaders […]

New Delhi: Leaders of opposition parties Ghulam Nabi Azad (Congress), N. Chandrababu Naidu, Ram Gopal Yadav (Samajwadi Party) Sitaram Yechury (CPI-M). Arvind Kejriwal (AAP), Derek O'Brien (Trinamool Congress), Ashok Gehlot (Congress) and D Raja (CPI) during a meeting in New Delhi on May 21, 2019. (Photo: IANS)

EC meeting Wednesday on opposition’s concern on EVMs: Congress

New Delhi:  The Election Commission will meet on Wednesday to address the concerns raised by leaders of 20 opposition parties, who met the poll panel on Tuesday to voice their concerns over Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and use of VVPATs, the Congress said. “We have raised these same issues in last one and half months. […]