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On camera: Biker injured after being hit by Digvijaya Singh's SUV in MP

The man's motorcycle suddenly entered Singh's cavalcade and was hit by the SUV. He was rushed to a local hospital and after the primary treatment shifted to Bhopal.

Screengrab of the video. The injured man, identified as Rambabu Bagri (20), was rushed to a local hospital after the accident.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 07:22 AM IST

‘His intelligence has failed’: Chouhan blasts Digvijay Singh over Pulwama tweet

Veteran Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Digivijay Singh said that the terror attack on the CRPF convoy was a result of “blatant intelligence failure”.

Congress MP Digvijay Singh.(ANI)
Published on Feb 14, 2023 05:27 PM IST

On Pulwama attack anniversary, Digvijaya slams govt for ‘intelligence failure’

On Feb 14, 2019, as many as 40 jawans of the CRPF were martyred in a terror attack carried out by the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM).

Congress MP in the Rajya Sabha Digvijaya Singh. (HT archive)
Published on Feb 14, 2023 11:11 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Rahul pays tribute to Pulwama martyrs, days after Digvijaya's remarks on attack

On January 23, the Congress veteran sparked a row with his statement on the Pulwama attack, and the September 2016 surgical strikes by the Army in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).

Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Pulawama martyrs (Image: Congress)
Published on Jan 28, 2023 03:10 PM IST
By, New Delhi

'Armed forces need not show proof': Rahul Gandhi on surgical strikes comment row

Surgical strikes: We trust our armed forces and they do their work exceptionally well, Rahul Gandhi said on Tuesday after Digvijaya Singh said the Narendra Modi government was 'peddling lies'.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi waves at supporters during the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' in Jammu district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, January 23, 2023. (PTI)(HT_PRINT)
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 03:56 PM IST

‘Congress’ DNA favours Pak': Shivraj Chouhan on surgical strike row

The Madhya Pradesh chief minister also raised question on Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra.

CM Chouhan said Digvijay Singh's comment is an attempt to demoralise the Indian Army.(ANI)
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 12:31 PM IST
BySnehashish Roy

Digvijaya's reply day after row over surgical strike remark sparked off. Video

The former Madhya Pradesh chief minister said he has deepest regards for the armed forces.

Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh.(ANI)
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 09:32 AM IST
BySnehashish Roy

Bharat Jodo Yatra: Digvijaya Singh fans row with surgical strikes remark

Congress veteran and a key organiser of the Bharat Jodo Yatra, Digvijaya Singh, questioned the Narendra Modi government’s surgical strikes against terror pods across the line of control.

Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh and Jairam Ramesh at a public meeting during the party's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra', in Jammu on Monday. (PTI)
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 01:00 AM IST

Congress reacts after Digvijaya Singh's surgical strikes remarks spark row

The Congress on Monday distanced itself from the comments made by its senior leader Digvijaya Singh on the 2016 surgical strikes and said the views expressed by him “are his own” and “do not reflect the position" of the party.

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh (File)
Updated on Jan 23, 2023 07:09 PM IST
By, New Delhi

Evening brief: Digvijaya Singh's remarks on surgical strike spark row

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.(File)
Published on Jan 23, 2023 04:56 PM IST

'Congress may have survived if Digvijaya was at helm': Madhya Pradesh minister

Madhya Pradesh, which witnessed collapse of the Congress government in 2020, is set to vote for a new government next year.

Digvijaya Singh seen in a file photo. (PTI)
Published on Dec 18, 2022 12:11 PM IST

Congress's Krishna Kumar Pandey dies during Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra

Krishna Kumar Pandey was general secretary of Congress's Seva Dal, the grassroots front organization of the grand old party.

Congress Seva Dal leader Krishna Kumar Pandey died during Bharat Jodo Yatra.(Twitter)
Updated on Nov 08, 2022 01:53 PM IST

Kharge abides by 'one person, one post' formula, resigns as Rajya Sabha LoP

Kharge became the Leader of the Opposition in the Upper House in February 2021 after the retirement of Ghulam Nabi Azad.

Veteran Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge. (File/PTI)
Published on Oct 01, 2022 12:22 PM IST
By | Edited by Kunal Gaurav

'Such a leader...': Pilot supporters' demand as Cong prez picks are revealed

Congress president election: Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor confirmed his candidature, as did Rajya Sabha LoP Mallikarjun Kharge, with Jharkhand leader KN Tripathi joining the list

Jaipur: Senior Congress leader and former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot being garlanded by supporters during his 45th birthday celebrations, outside his residence in Jaipur, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022. (PTI Photo)
Updated on Sep 30, 2022 05:05 PM IST

Digvijaya Singh out of Cong prez poll race, says can't contest against Kharge

Digvijaya Singh said Mallikarjun Kharge is his senior and he can't think of contesting against his senior.

Digvijaya Singh on Friday oped out of the Congress presidential poll race. (PTI)
Published on Sep 30, 2022 11:44 AM IST

Is Hindu hatred pre-requisite to contest on Cong prez poll: BJP's fresh salvo

BJP said Shashi Tharoor, Digvijaya Singh and Mallikarjun Kharge all have been embroiled in controversies over Hindus.

BJP drew a common thread among Shashi Tharoor, Digvijaya Singh and Mallikarjun Kharge in its latest jibe at Congress election. 
Published on Sep 30, 2022 09:12 AM IST

As Congress president poll race intensifies, G-23 leaders meet | 10 updates

Shashi Tharoor, who was part of the G-23, will be filing his nomination papers for the top party post on Friday.

Congress MP Manish Tewari speaking to reporters while leaving from Anand Sharma's residence in New Delhi.(ANI)
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 11:34 PM IST
By, New Delhi

'Nehru-Gandhi family will remain our leader’: Digvijaya Singh on Cong chief pol

Digvijaya Singh said he was in New Delhi to file the nomination form and after that, he will return to join the Congress's ongoing ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh collects the nomination form for the post of party president, at AICC headquarters in New Delhi on Thursday. (Sanjeev Verma/HT)
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 10:49 PM IST
By | Written by Aniruddha Dhar, New Delhi

Cong prez polls: With Gehlot out of race, here's a list of those still in fray

The last date for filing nominations for the forthcoming Congress presidential elections in September 30. If polling is needed, it will be held on October 17, and the counting of votes and declaration of results will be done on October 19.

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor. (PTI)
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 04:28 PM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

Tharoor to file nomination tomorrow, direct fight with Digvijaya likely

With Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday opting out of the race for the Congress chief's post, Shashi Tharoor is now seen as the front runner for the party's top position.

Congress Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor. (ANI file Photo)
Published on Sep 29, 2022 04:20 PM IST
By, New Delhi

What Tharoor said after Digvijaya Singh announced Congress prez bid

Congress president polls: The two Congress leaders are currently the only contestants for the presidential polls to replace Sonia Gandhi.

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor and veteran Congress leader Digvijay Singh in Delhi.
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 04:16 PM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan

'Up to Sonia Gandhi…': Gehlot's cryptic reply to question on future as Raj CM

Congress presidential polls: The veteran politician also confirmed his withdrawal from the party's presidential election and that he had apologised for the crisis caused by rebellion of his MLAs.

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 03:54 PM IST

'Dummy' Digvijaya in as 'proxy' Gehlot out of favour: BJP's dig at Cong poll

BJP's Shehzad Poonawalla said nobody believes that the election is not fixed. Amit Malviya said Ashok Gehlot was naïve to revolt before becoming the president, while Digvijaya Singh will wait and then make his moves.

Digvijaya Singh became the second official candidate of the Congress presidential election. 
Published on Sep 29, 2022 01:38 PM IST

Digvijaya Singh confirms Cong president poll bid, to file nomination tomorrow

Veteran Congress leader Digvijay Singh confirmed that he was at the AICC headquarters in Delhi to collect the nomination papers, adding that he will likely file the nomination on Friday.

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh. (ANI Photo)
Published on Sep 29, 2022 12:51 PM IST
By | Edited by Kunal Gaurav

Morning brief: Digvijaya Singh may join race for Congress president

Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh. (File Photo)
Published on Sep 29, 2022 08:58 AM IST

Can Lalu Yadav say he's a PFI member? BJP on call for RSS ban

BJP's Giriraj Singh said he can openly say that he is a proud RSS worker, but can Lalu Prasad Yadav say that he is a PFI member, the BJP leader asked. Madhya Pradesh home minister Narottam Singh threw the same challenge to Congress's Digvijaya Singh

On 5-year PFI ban, Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday said RSS should have been banned first. 
Published on Sep 29, 2022 07:34 AM IST

Digvijaya may join race for Congress president after rebellion in Rajasthan

Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijaya Singh emerged as a possible contender to become the next Congress president on Wednesday, people aware of developments said, as confusion reigned about next month’s internal poll in the wake of an unprecedented rebellion in Rajasthan.

 Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.(PTI)
Updated on Sep 29, 2022 07:07 AM IST
By, New Delhi

‘RSS, PFI ek hi thaali ke…’: Cong MP calls for action against all spreading hate

Congress MP Digvijaya Singh said RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat should visit the homes of Bilkis Bano and Mohammad Akhlaq if he really wanted to win the trust of the Muslim community.

Congress MP Digvijaya Singh speaks at an event in Gwalior. (ANI Twitter) 
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 11:14 PM IST
By | Written by Sohini Goswami

What Digvijaya Singh said on Congress president election bid: Report

Congress presidential poll: Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot and ex union minister Shashi Tharoor are the principal candidates to replace Sonia Gandhi as the party's 'full-time' chief.

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh (File Photo)
Updated on Sep 23, 2022 02:51 PM IST

Digvijaya Singh to meet Sonia Gandhi amid Cong prez polls buzz: Report

Over the past few weeks both Gehlot - a Gandhi family loyalist - and Tharoor - a member of the G-23 group that has questioned the Gandhis' leadership - have met Sonia Gandhi amid speculation they are in the race to succeed her to the Congress' top post.

 Congress leader Digvijaya Singh.(PTI)
Published on Sep 22, 2022 11:56 AM IST
By | Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan, New Delhi
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