Congress President(Search results - 60)
India18, Mar 2020, 4:17 PM IST
DK Shivakumar meets top Congress leaders, vows to rebuild party in Karnataka
DK Shivakumar who assumed charge as president of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee hopes that, he along with his deputies Satish Jarkiholi, Eshwar Khandre and Saleem Ahmad will revive the party. The leader has started meeting other leaders at their residences in a bid to strengthen the party at the grassroots level.
India18, Mar 2020, 12:36 PM IST
Karnataka Congress president DK Shivakumar starts building his empire brick by brick
After taking charge as Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee president, DK Shivakumar is now busy meeting a list of Congress leaders at their residence. The leader met Krishnappa and Ramalinga Reddy at their homes in a bid to revive the Congress unit.
India28, Jan 2020, 6:12 PM IST
Set back to DK Shivakumar as Congress plans to extend Gundu Rao's tenure as party chief in Karnataka
As senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar continued to camp in Delhi to bag the post of Karnataka Congress president, former CM of the state Siddaramaiah is said to have exerted pressure on the party high command regarding his choice of candidates for the coveted post. To avoid possible dissent, the party is said to continue with Dinesh Gundu Rao.
India15, Jan 2020, 12:57 PM IST
Karnataka Congress president post: High command likely to choose DK Shivakumar
With senior Lingayat leader Shamanur Shivshankarappa objecting to MB Patil's candidacy for Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president’s post, and senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel speaking in favour of DK Shivakumar, the latter is likely to take on the reigns of the party in the state
India14, Jan 2020, 5:36 PM IST
Karnataka Congress president's post: Former CM Siddaramaiah checkmates DK Shivakumar with MB Patil
To take control over Karnataka Congress affairs, it seems like former CM Siddaramaiah has deliberately suggested MB Patil, a Lingayat, as the next president of Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC). Siddaramaiah, along with his followers, is camping in Delhi for the same purpose.
India13, Jan 2020, 5:12 PM IST
Siddaramaiah to meet high command to finalise Karnataka Congress president, legislative party leader
A senior Congress leader close to Siddaramaiah said the latter would be flying to Delhi to meet the high command to finalise the candidates for Congress Legislature Party leader and Karnataka Congress president. DK Shivakumar and KH Muniyappa are the top contenders for the state party chief's post whereas the names that are doing the rounds for the post of CLP leader include HK Patil and former speaker KR Ramesh Kumar.
India13, Jan 2020, 12:45 PM IST
Karnataka Congress post: Party high command to take decision post Sankranti
With former CM Siddaramaiah, senior leaders DK Shivakumar and Ramalinga Reddy in the race for Karnataka Congress president's post, rift between these camps has surfaced. According to Congress insiders, the high command is likely to announce the new president after Sankranti.
India28, Dec 2019, 12:47 PM IST
Congress foundation day: Sonia Gandhi hoists tricolour in Delhi
Congress was founded by a British, Allan Octavian Hume, on December 28, 1885. Congress president Sonia Gandhi hoisted the tricolour in Delhi to kick-start its 134th foundation day celebrations.
India28, Dec 2019, 12:36 PM IST
World’s tallest Jesus statue has nothing to do with Karnataka Congress president post: MP Suresh
The DK Brothers of the Congress in Karnataka are providing land to Christians to build the world’s tallest Jesus Christ statue in their constituency Kanakapura on the outskirts of Bengaluru. Critics say that DK Shivakumar is going all out to impress communities and party president Sonia Gandhi to grab the top post in the state. MP and brother of DK Shivakumar, DK Suresh speaks exclusively to Asianet Newsable.
India12, Dec 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Lobbying intensifies in Congress camp after Siddaramaiah's resignation; KH Muniyappa sings praises of former CLP chief
Senior Congress leader KH Muniyappa stated that he will be able to shoulder all the responsibilities of Karnataka Congress president if the party entrusts him with the post. He added that his respect for Siddaramaiah increased after his resignation.
India11, Dec 2019, 6:06 PM IST
What will make Siddaramaiah chosen one for Karnataka Congress president post?
After the drubbing in the by-election in Karnataka, former CM Siddaramaiah may have opted to step down from the post of Congress Legislative Party leader, but the party has other plans. With senior party leader DK Shivakumar entangled in ED case, the party may turn to Siddaramaiah to take on the role of Karnataka Congress president.
India9, Dec 2019, 5:19 PM IST
Karnataka by-elections: After Siddaramaiah, Dinesh Gundu Rao follows suit – resigns
Karnataka bypoll results claimed the second wicket from the Congress as state party president Dinesh Gundu Rao stepped down and resigned from the post
India18, Nov 2019, 12:45 PM IST
Maharashtra govt formation: NCP chief Sharad Pawar arrives in Delhi to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi
The tussle of forming the government in Maharashtra has intensified. NCP chief Sharad Pawar arrived in Delhi to hold talks with Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi. After the Sharad-Sonia meeting, leaders of Congress and NCP will sit down together on Tuesday to discuss the government formation in the state.
India25, Oct 2019, 6:52 PM IST
All India Mahila Congress president writes to Amit Shah over Gopal Kanda's support to BJP in Haryana
The former Member of Parliament further stated that accepting the support of MLA Gopal Kanda raises questions over BJP's resolution of providing security to women
India23, Oct 2019, 2:19 PM IST
Congress president Sonia Gandhi visits DK Shivakumar in Tihar Jail, enquires on health
Days after Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar was lodged in Tihar Jail in connection with the money laundering case, Sonia Gandhi met the party's trouble-shooter and enquired about his welfare.