All India Congress Committee (AICC) general secretary Mukul Wasnik announced Haider Ali Khan alias Hamzah Mian will contest from Suar (Rampur) and Aarti Vajpayee from Bangarmau (Unnao).
Updated on Sep 28, 2020 09:48 AM IST
Senior Congress leaders Kapil Sibal, Shashi Tharoor, Mukul Wasnik and Manish Tewari -- all among 23 leaders who signed the letter addressed to Sonia Gandhi -- met at the residence of Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, late on Monday evening after an acrimonious seven-hour-long Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting.
Updated on Aug 25, 2020 05:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Sunetra Choudhury
Four of the 23 signatories – Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, general secretary Mukul Wasnik, former Union ministers Anand Sharma and Jitin Prasada – found themselves at the receiving end of attacks by other members.
Updated on Aug 25, 2020 12:30 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
The letter by dissidents said that the party has witnessed a steady decline reflected in successive electoral verdicts in 2014 and 2019, noting that the reasons were manifold.
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 06:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | Faisal Malik
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
The candidature of Ruby Manoharan for Nanguneri and John Kumar for Kamaraj Nagar has been approved by party president Sonia Gandhi, according to Congress general secretary Mukul Wasnik.
Updated on Sep 28, 2019 09:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chennai |MC Rajan
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Top Congress leaders including Congress general secretary Avinash Pande, Mukul Wasnik and leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, are in Jaipur and working on damage control and campaigning for the December 7 assembly election in the state.
Updated on Nov 29, 2018 02:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | HT Correspondent, Jaipur
A Rajasthan Congress leader said on condition anonymity that the senior leaders were getting in touch with the rebels and pacifying them. Around 15 of them have promised to withdraw their nominations on Thursday, he said.
Updated on Nov 22, 2018 02:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | HT Correspondent
The Congress on Thursday released its first list of 12 candidates for the first phase of assembly elections in Chhattisgarh on November 12. AICC general secretary Mukul Wasnik, in a statement, announced the candidates for seats in southern Chhattisgarh, which is infested by Naxals.
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 02:54 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Congress party sources said Congress leaders filed a complaint against Mukul Wasnik, alleging he did not rise to the occasion and “failed” to alert Rahul Gandhi of the “actual facts” prior to his consent to KM Mani’s return to the UDF folds.
Updated on Jun 09, 2018 02:44 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service, Thiruvananthapuram |Indo Asian News Service