Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicIndian National Congress

Topic: Indian National Congress

Will ensure CAA is not implemented if voted to power, says Rahul Gandhi during Assam visit

Addressing college students in Dibrugarh Friday, the Congress leader lashed out at BJP saying it was 'selling hatred to create divisions among people.'

Congress leader PC Chacko resigns from party, alleges groupism in upcoming polls in Kerala

Chacko alleged that candidates for Kerala assembly polls, due on 6 April, were being determined undemocratically by 2 groups, led by Oommen Chandy & Ramesh Chennithala respectively.

Congress activists protest against Ghulam Nabi Azad in Jammu, demand expulsion from party

In the first-of-its-kind protest against the former J&K CM, the Congress unit accused Azad of conspiracy against the party on the behest of BJP after he praised PM Modi.

Nana Patole replaces Balasaheb Thorat as Congress Maharashtra chief

Nana Patole, a 57-year-old four-time MLA currently representing Sakoli seat in Bhandara district of the state, had resigned as Speaker of Maharashtra Assembly Thursday.

‘Christmas gifts’ for Rahul Gandhi & how to spot a ‘Leftist’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Congress didn’t do much to tackle accusations thrown at party and these stayed

Campus Voice is an initiative by ThePrint where young Indians get an opportunity to express their opinions on a prevalent issue.

Congress leader Nagma calls out ‘insult’ to Pakistan journalists on TV, labelled anti-Indian

Twitter trend #NagmaStandsWithPakistan goes viral with people accusing her siding with Pakistan and being anti-Indian.

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, for whom educational reform was a way of life

A Raj loyalist or a social reformer who transformed education for Muslims — regardless of how he is perceived, Sir Syed Ahmad Khan left an indelible mark on India.

Viral video is false, Rahul Gandhi didn’t credit Mahatma Gandhi’s non-violence only to Islam

The video, which did the rounds earlier too, was trimmed from a speech Rahul Gandhi made in Dubai in January this year.

Siddaramaiah slaps supporter at Mysuru airport, video goes viral

Former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah and the supporter sought to play it down with the latter describing the former as a father figure and saying he slapped him out of affection.

On Camera

YourTurn

Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.