Sonia, Manmohan among star campaigners for Gujarat polls

New Delhi, Nov 20 : Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi are among the 40 star campaigners for the party for the Gujarat Assembly elections scheduled on December 9 and 14. Among the other senior leaders who are star campaigners are AICC General Secretary in-charge of […]

BJP says Rahul’s elevation timed just before impending Gujarat defeat

New Delhi, Nov 20 : The BJP on Monday criticised the “dynastic” Congress over the expected elevation of its party Vice President Rahul Gandhi as Congress President, and said the timing of the CWC announcement was “curious”, coming before “yet another impending defeat in Gujarat”. “In dynastic Congress party, performance and capability do not matter. […]

Former I&B Minister P.R. Dasmunsi dead; PM, Sonia, AIFF condole

New Delhi, Nov 20 : Congress leader and former Union Minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, who suffered a stroke in 2008 and slipped into coma, passed away at Apollo Hospital here on Monday. He was 72. Dasmunsi is survived by his wife Deepa Dasmunsi and son Priyadeep, who were at his side when he died. He […]