- Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja said that she hoped that Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) MLAs and Independents would vote against the Khattar government in Haryana assembly.
Published on Jan 16, 2021 07:43 AM IST
The Congress’s criticism came as Union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar, Piyush Goyal, and Som Prakash began the sixth round of talks with 40 farmer leaders
Updated on Dec 30, 2020 04:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Deeksha Bhardwaj
Leader of opposition Bhupinder Singh Hooda convinces rebel to put up united fight with party nominee Indu Raj Narwal and teach BJP a lesson over three farm laws
Updated on Oct 19, 2020 07:10 PM IST
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Ashok Kumar Sharma, who has been accused of not giving due representation to the Congress and other opposition parties in the committee, has refuted the charges.
Updated on Aug 10, 2020 11:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ambala | , AmbalaBhavey Nagpal
MLAs and local leaders who attended the protest in an open ground in Panchkula’s Sector 5 sat in tents close to each other holding placards. Many of them did not wear face masks
Updated on Jul 27, 2020 08:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Panchkula | Tanbir Dhaliwal, Panchkula
Last week, former Congress president Rahul Gandhi led a party delegation to a riot-affected area in Delhi.
Updated on Mar 09, 2020 12:07 PM IST
The Congress has been targeting the central government over violence in which 42 people have been killed and more than 300 injured.
Updated on Feb 28, 2020 03:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Updated on Dec 05, 2019 12:46 AM IST
Pawan Sharma, Chandigarh
Published on Nov 30, 2019 08:03 PM IST
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By virtue of being appointed the CLP leader, Hooda will be the leader of opposition in the newly constituted assembly
Updated on Nov 02, 2019 11:22 PM IST
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Of the total 31 Congress MLAs, 24 belong to the Hooda camp. The remaining were nominated to contest the October 21 assembly elections at the behest of Kumari Selja and former Haryana unit chief Ashok Tanwar
Updated on Nov 02, 2019 04:00 AM IST
Updated on Nov 01, 2019 11:06 PM IST
Lashing out at the BJP, Selja said, “They gave a slogan of ‘Abki baar, 75 paar’, but now they have come to know where do they stand.”
Published on Oct 30, 2019 11:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent
Haryana Election Results 2019: It seems the Congress managed to do well after handing over election management in the state to former CM Bhupinder Hooda. But perhaps they were a little late.
Updated on Oct 24, 2019 12:34 PM IST
The party replaced state chief Ashok Tanwar, who remained at the helm for six years, with former Union minister Kumari Selja, and named Hooda as the head of the election management committee, on September 4 — six weeks before the October 21 polls.
Updated on Oct 24, 2019 12:32 PM IST
Published on Oct 20, 2019 12:25 AM IST
Munieshwer A Sagar, Chandigarh
The Haryana Congress president was addressing a rally in Pinjore
Published on Oct 12, 2019 01:01 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Pinjore | Yojana Yadav
Haryana assembly elections 2019: Stubble removers, job quota, farm waivers in Congress’s Haryana poll manifesto
The Congress has promised cash incentives to educated jobless youths, the elderly and housewives apart from farm loan waiver within 24 hours of coming to power in Haryana.
Updated on Oct 11, 2019 01:19 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Congress leaders working in the social media campaign said that the digital training camp will focus on how to push out poll-related content.
Updated on Oct 10, 2019 09:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Amrita Madhukalya
According to the Centre for Monitoring India Economy (CMIE), the unemployment rate of 28.7% in Haryana is the highest in the country followed by Tripura at 27.9% and Himachal Pradesh at 19.2 %.
Updated on Oct 10, 2019 07:02 AM IST
Haryana Congress chief Kumari Selja said the loan waiver would be implemented within days of assuming power as has been done in Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh.
Published on Oct 07, 2019 12:12 PM IST
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Wife of former Panchkula MLA late DK Bansal, Anjali Bansal was vying for candidature and had been actively pushing her case.
Updated on Oct 05, 2019 11:46 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , PanchkulaYuvraj Kaushal
The proposal to not field more than one member from a family was also discussed
Updated on Sep 29, 2019 12:15 AM IST
Ahead of Assembly elections in the state next month, the Congress has named Hooda as the party’s legislative party leader and former Union minister Kumari Selja as the state unit chief.
Updated on Sep 24, 2019 07:05 AM IST
Newly appointed Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee chief Kumari Selja said the MV Act will definitely be one of the issues, not the only one, the party will raise in the campaign.
Updated on Sep 15, 2019 05:26 AM IST
New Delhi |Sunetra Choudhury
Congress appointmented Kumari Selja, as the state Congress president and a placatory accommodation of a rebellious heavyweight, Bhupinder Singh Hooda, as the chairman of the campaign committee represents the party’s rearguard action to salvage its stakes in the assembly elections due next month.
Updated on Sep 05, 2019 12:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Ramesh Vinayak
Kumari Selja takes over at a time when the Congress is at its lowest ebb in Haryana having lost all the ten seats in the recent Lok Sabha elections.
Updated on Sep 05, 2019 09:50 AM IST
HIndustan Times, New Delhi | Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
The decision is seen as a balancing act by the Congress in Haryana where Hooda’s loyalists on Tuesday authorised him to take a call on whether to form a new party or stay in the Congress.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 10:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times New Delhi |HT Correspondent
With its eyes on the assembly polls to be held later this year, the party, which had contested eight seats in 2014, went it alone this time, winning nine seats by hefty margins.
Updated on May 24, 2019 12:05 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Hitender Rao
The two have fought against each other two times, with Selja winning the seat on both occasions.
Updated on May 06, 2019 12:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, AMBALA |Sunil Rahar