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  • Maharashtra's current political scenario explained by Dharmendra Jore

    Ever since the BJP and Shiv Sena went their separate ways while fighting for the Chief Ministers post in Maharashtra, presidents rule has been implemented in the state. While the NCP and Congress are trying to form an alternate government, mid-day's political editor Dharmendra Jore explains the current political scenario of Maharashtra. Watch this video to know more

    19 November, 2019 20:11 IST
  • Is Maharashtra heading for President's rule?

    Shiv Sena's attempt to form the government without pre-poll ally BJP failed badly, as the Congress and NCP failed to extend support within the governor's deadline on November 11, 2019. On Tuesday evening, the governor of Maharashtra has recommended the president's rule in the state after the NCP asked the governor for more time to cobble up numbers. Watch this video to know more

    12 November, 2019 19:05 IST
  • Here's why Sushma Swaraj was India's most loved politician

    Sushma Swaraj will always be remembered as the feisty and indomitable leader who gave a whole new dimension to her role as the former External Affairs Minister.  In her long political career, she played many significant roles. She might be best remembered for being proactive in reaching out to Indians in distress in foreign lands. Watch this video to know more

    07 August, 2019 20:40 IST
  • Indian women and their tryst with politics

    Many successful women politicians have lived very interesting lives. Some women hailed from showbiz, some from different professions and some were just girls-next-door who married into a political family and what followed was a stunning political career. Let’s have a look at some of their old pictures and we bet you will be amazed at how they looked back in the day. Smriti Irani, Maneka Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi and Sushma Swaraj are famous politicians today but they have had drastic transformations. Their lives have not been a cake walk and they have strived hard to be in the political circle. Watch this video to know more about these women politicians

    05 June, 2018 13:00 IST
  • 'It is in India my ashes will mingle with those of my loved ones': Sonia Gandhi

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said she has spent 48 years of her life in India and thus it makes her a proud citizen of the nation. While addressing a rally in Thiruvananthapuram

    10 May, 2016 11:19 IST
  • VVIP chopper scam: Congress holds 'Save Democracy' march against BJP

    Senior Congress party leaders and workers on Friday staged a 'Save Democracy' march against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the national capital.

    06 May, 2016 13:40 IST
  • Kejriwal dares PM Modi to arrest Sonia Gandhi

    Emphasising that Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not consider Sonia Gandhi as his main political opponent, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday hinted at a nexus between the two and further dared the former to arrest the Congress president in connection with the AgustaWestland chopper deal case.

    29 April, 2016 15:33 IST
  • AgustaWestland case: Sonia rubbishes allegations against her

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy, who is set to corner the Congress Party over the controversial Agusta Westland chopper deal in the Parliament, on Wednesday, urged the grand-old party to support the probe.

    27 April, 2016 17:39 IST
  • Didn't need Priyanka Gandhi to enhance my life: Robert Vadra

    Son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi and businessman Robert Vadra on Thursday asserted that no matter what the government says, he is capable of withstanding pressures, adding that he did not need Priyanka to enhance his life.

    14 April, 2016 18:33 IST
  • India will soon revolt against Modi govt, says Robert Vadra

    Businessman Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, on Thursday said the people of the nation are wise enough to realise the circumstances surrounding the country, adding that the PM Modi led-BJP government will witness a major revolt in the future.

    14 April, 2016 17:32 IST
  • Nation pays tribute to Dr Ambedkar on his 125th birth anniversary

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday paid tribute to the Father of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, on his 125th birth anniversary in New Delhi.

    14 April, 2016 13:51 IST
  • Amit Shah blames state for illegal Bangladeshi influx

    Bharatiya janata Party chief, Amit Shah, on Tuesday accused opposition Congress party of playing vote bank politics by letting Bangladeshis infiltrate the northeastern Assam state. Shah made the remarks while addressing a public rally in the state ahead of the second phase of assembly elections on April 11.

    06 April, 2016 09:17 IST
  • Sonia accuses PM Modi of 'conspiring' against Congress-ruled states

    Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the Centre over the current political turmoil in Uttarakhand saying that the Narendra Modi-led Government is trying every means possible to dissolve the Congress party chosen by the people of the state.

    30 March, 2016 19:15 IST
  • PM Modi failed to improve Assam's tea workers plight: Sonia Gandhi

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi talks about Assam Tea but has done nothing to improve the plight of the tea garden workers.

    30 March, 2016 17:31 IST
  • Sonia Gandhi slips up: says UPA, means NDA

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi in a slip of tongue on Wednesday said almost two years have passed but they have not seen any effort from the United Progressive Alliance government.

    16 March, 2016 15:31 IST
  • 'Odd-Even' scheme could not control pollution: Vadra

    Reacting on the APP Government's 'Odd-Even' formula, Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra on Monday said people had to face inconvenience because of the scheme.

    08 February, 2016 18:17 IST
  • Sonia Gandhi meets Mehbooba Mufti

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi, J&K former chief minister and Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday met People's Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti at her residence to express condolence on the demise of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

    11 January, 2016 10:04 IST
  • Man offers finger at Tirupati as Sonia, Rahul get bail in Herald case

    Induvalu Suresh, a 35-year-old granite businessman from Ramanagara is now being hailed as Congress Ekalavya after he cut his left hand's little finger as an offering to the Tirupati. The offering was made as thanks giving after Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi were granted bail in the National Herald case.

    11 January, 2016 08:57 IST
  • Sonia calls for eliminating caste discrimination

    Launching a veiled attack at the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday urged the people to fight against communal forces using Sree Narayana Guru's teaching and said there is a need to eliminate caste discrimination in the country.

    30 December, 2015 17:10 IST
  • Congress mouthpiece shouldn't rake up decade old issues: NCP

    The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Monday said the Congress mouthpiece 'Congress Darshan' should not rake up decade old issues against former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and party president Sonia Gandhi. He added that the Congress president has had her own experiences of success.

    28 December, 2015 14:55 IST
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