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Congress party

AA Edit |Sonia for RS: Big shift for Cong

Congress acknowledges weakening position, fields Sonia Gandhi from Rajasthan after recent losses, signaling a shift in party dynamics

15 Feb 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress flounders, needs a strategy to get relevant

A “Donate for Desh” fundraising campaign or a 6,200-km Bharat Nyay Yatra crossing 14 states

03 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Book Excerpt | Pranab: How I had worked with Indira, Sonia, Manmohan Singh

I felt that while Dr Singh might not have been as aggressive as Pranab in voicing his opinions

10 Dec 2023 12:00 AM

Politics, Pakistan were the two fatal attractions of Aiyar’s life

Do we really believe all Pakistanis are jihadis

24 Sep 2023 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress must forge unity out of its internal diversity

The Congress has shown unexpected focus and discipline

20 Sep 2023 12:00 AM


AA Edit | Manipur crisis worsening, Centre cannot duck issue

Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems stubbornly silent on the volatile situation in the northeastern state

27 Jun 2023 12:05 AM

Aakar Patel | ‘Inaction is also a form of action’: Does Modi follow the Rao mantra?

Manipur has been in flames since May 3, meaning for 45 days. The Prime Minister has done little about it.

20 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

AA Edit | Congress’ Hindutva delusion

The Congress first started experimenting with communal politics under Mrs Indira Gandhi

10 Jun 2023 12:20 AM

AA Edit | Target govt on its policies, but avoid personal attacks

At the political level, again, the discourse should be about policy rather than personality

03 Jun 2023 12:10 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Will new House symbolise our democratic freedoms?

A re-enactment of a meaningless ritual whose historicity is dubious has now been made the keystone of India’s parliamentary democracy

30 May 2023 12:05 AM


Sunil Gatade | As Assembly polls & 2024 LS loom, is Modi now missing his magic masala?

The “single pillar” has always been shown as the boon of the world’s largest party

29 May 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Many successes, a few misses as Narendra Modi govt turns 9

Any citizen would agree that the following areas were those where his government tasted its greatest successes

27 May 2023 12:48 AM

Aakar Patel | Why the Congress won in K'taka, and the BJP held on to its vote share

There are two things the Congress itself says were important. The five schemes they promised and the Bharat Jodo Yatra

23 May 2023 12:00 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Will Opposition join hands to counter Modi’s ED, CBI threats?

Few elected leaders have suffered humiliation at the hands of successive lieutenant-governors as the AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal

22 May 2023 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress’ main challenge is burden of expectations

The victory has unsurprisingly created a dilemma that has become quite routine for the Congress

18 May 2023 12:05 AM


AA Edit | Hasn’t Cong learnt anything? Must pick Karnataka CM quickly

The Congress party is seemingly not learning its lessons from the past and messing it all over again

16 May 2023 12:15 AM

AA Edit | An unequivocal verdict for good governance

The state government which was known for its ill-governance and corrupt practices carried little conviction with even its own supporters

15 May 2023 12:15 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Karnataka’s lesson for BJP: Divisiveness has limits

To base its electoral strategy singularly on issues such as quotas for Muslims, halal, hijab, azaan, Bajrangbali is an embarrassment

14 May 2023 12:10 AM

AA Edit | After gruelling campaign, Karnataka’s D-Day tomorrow

There is only one additional thing we can all hope to tell and advise the voters of the state — please do vote

09 May 2023 12:15 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Karnataka too close to call, but Congress has advantage

The Assembly polls are just a few days away and Bajrangbali has been introduced into active electioneering by Congress whiz kid Surjewala

08 May 2023 12:10 AM