What is Mulayam Singh up to? - 1 month ago
As part of a plan to project himself as a national leader, Yadav, who supports the UPA from outside with his 22 MPs, has been at various times threatening to pull out, knowing well that his support has become crucial for the ruling coalition after the exit of the Trinamool Congress and the DMK in the past six months.
Getting snappy: Congress to use social media to reach out - 3 months ago
Getting snappy with quick responses on Twitter and Facebook to social media criticism is likely to be part of the Congress party's new outreach strategy, according to a party report being drafted.
More youth to get key Congress roles: Digvijay Singh - 3 months ago
According to Digvijay Singh, Rahul Gandhi's new team must be in place at the earliest as assembly polls this year will test the party's strength before the big political battle.
UPA's cash transfer scheme: Game changer or hype? - 5 months ago
The government claims its direct cash transfer scheme would help millions of students, the elderly and women community workers in villages to receive their monthly honoraria in time. Critiques have termed it "hype and an attempt to fool the people".
Congress has started preparing for 2014: Digvijay Singh - 6 months ago
The former two-time chief minister of undivided Madhya Pradesh also said in an interview that while the next parliamentary election is scheduled for 2014, it could be held next year.
Cong gears for 'younger' look with Rahul Gandhi at No 2 - 6 months ago
With his elevation as vice president or working president likely next week, Rahul Gandhi, is expected to give responsible positions to many young leaders in Congress in tune with the changing demographics of the country.
Prez polls: Sonia Gandhi hailed for showing Mamata Banerjee her place - 11 months ago
The UPA chairperson is the toast of India's grand old party for calling the West Bengal CM's bluff on the presidential election.
Will Sonia Gandhi's Food Bill past muster? - 1 year ago
The draft National Food Security Bill, that seeks to provide rice at Rs.3, wheat at Rs.2 and coarse grains at Re.1 per kg to over half of India's 1.2 billion population, has hit a roadblock.
Apple a day: Lok Sabha MPs to get iPads to save paper - 1 year ago
Aiming to make its office paperless and the members tech-savvy, the Lok Sabha secretariat has sanctioned Rs.50,000 for each member to buy an iPad.
High food inflation due to change in food habits? - 1 year ago
The government is still groping for an answer to give to the people.