BJP leaders back D-Street demand for LTCG, DDT tweaks in Budget
India charges 15% STCG tax if shares are sold within a year and at 10% if sold after a year.
Congress accuses govt of ignoring RBI, ECI objections on electoral bonds
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleged that the role ...
IBA says wage hike offer 'adequate', to meet bank union leaders on Jan 30
United Forum of Bank Unions, the umbrella organisation of nine lead...
JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party activities'
Janata Dal (U) leaders -- Prashant Kishor and Pavan K Varma -- were expelled from the party for allegedly indulging in 'anti-party activitie...
Anti-CAA stir: Congress leader Kapil Sibal slams link up with PFI
Amid nationwide protest over the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), the Enforcement ...
Congress demands government spell out measures in budget to double farm income; bring petrol/diesel under GST
He demanded that the government bring petrol and diesel under the GST regime as it would help provide relief to the farmers, who have been paying higher rates, and said the Centre had earned over Rs 13.5 lakh crore by way of taxes on petroleum products.
GoI has no money and so will sell all valuable assets: Kapil Sibal on Air India disinvestment
While speaking to ANI in Delhi on Monday, Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Air India’s disinvestment said that this is what the government wil...
Kerala: Congress-led opposition blocks Guv Arif Khan inside assembly, MLAs display anti-CAA placards
In an unprecedented move, opposition Congress led UDF MLAs blocked Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan inside the state assembly on Wednesday...
Sonia Gandhi asks Congress to 'aggressively' raise CAA, NRC in Budget Session
The party will fight against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and raise the economic downturn and other issues concerning the common man, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury told reporters after the meeting.
Budget wishlist: Education leaders bat for 1-yr compulsory internship; want experiential learning that will boost mental health, self-confidence
Industry experts are also optimistic about a hike in funds for higher education.
Congress moves NHRC over police 'atrocities' on anti-CAA protesters in UP
The delegation, led by senior Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, met top NHRC officials and made a detailed 31-page representation which included videos and photographs as "evidence" of alleged atrocities and human rights violations in the state.
Ahead of EU debate on CAA, Congress accuses govt of internationalising issue
The powerful bloc of 28 nations is set to debate and vote on a motion tabled by a large chunk of its members against India's new citizenship law, which it alleges marks a "dangerous shift" in the country's citizenship regime. A total of six resolutions have been tabled by groups within the European Union.
Congress must reclaim the narrative as a centrist alternative to the BJP and the far Left: Milind Deora
The liberal movement has taken a massive electoral hit because liberal journalists, writers and intellectual often back political leaders globally who espoused and continue to espouse incendiary and illiberal views. I do admit that this has alienated moderate voters from center-left parties, says Congress leader Milind Deora.
Will move resolution against Kerala Guv in assembly over CAA: Chennithala
The senior Congress leader said he has given a notice to Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan seeking his permission to move the resolution in the Assembly under the rule 130 of the legislative business. He accused the Governor of publicly challenging the unanimous resolution passed by the state Assembly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 enacted by the Parliament during its winter session.
Tours, image makeover as Congress plans return of Rahul Gandhi
To recoup his leadership through an image makeover, Gandhi will embark on tours across states to address rallies on the ‘bread and butter’ grievances of people and in defense of the Indian Constitution, at a time when national politics is delicately placed due to the economic slowdown and the political/social churn over the CAA-NRC-NPR planks of the Narendra Modi regime.
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