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Captain Amarinder: Congress going downhill, senior leaders sidelined

Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said that the Congress was going downhill with senior leaders being completely ignored and not given a voice.

India News Sep 30, 2021, 4:04 PM IST

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'Shocked and disgusted': Anand Sharma demands action on party cadre who attacked Kapil Sibal's house

Some party workers protested outside Sibal's residence with placards, threw tomatoes and damaged his car after he questioning the high command in light of the crisis within the Punjab unit.

India News Sep 30, 2021, 9:53 AM IST

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Kapil Sibal: There is no President in the Congress party

Expressing concern over the situation in Punjab, the senior Congress leader said that infighting within the Congress party in a border state was working to the advantage of Pakistan's espionage agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence.

Top Stories Sep 29, 2021, 5:11 PM IST

Exclusive interview with Congress AICC Madhu Yakshi Goud-YCBExclusive interview with Congress AICC Madhu Yakshi Goud-YCB

Exclusive: 'If G-23 leaders are acting on behalf of BJP, that cannot be tolerated'

Asianet Newsable's Yacoob caught up with All India Congress Committee Secretary and Karnataka observer Madhu Yakshi Goud to deep-dive into the turmoil within the Congress.

Top Stories Mar 6, 2021, 2:57 PM IST

Congress getting weak, didn't utilise Ghulam Nabi Azad's experience: Kapil Sibal in Jammu-dnmCongress getting weak, didn't utilise Ghulam Nabi Azad's experience: Kapil Sibal in Jammu-dnm

Congress ‘getting weak’, didn’t utilise Ghulam Nabi Azad’s experience: Kapil Sibal in Jammu

At the event titled ‘Shanti Sammelan, aimed at reconnecting with the cadre on the ground, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said he was saddened by the decision to allow party veteran Ghulam Nabi Azad to retire from Parliament and that the Congress could have used his experience better.

Top Stories Feb 27, 2021, 5:44 PM IST

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Rahul Gandhi's north-south views deepen divide within Congress

Rahul Gandhi's views didn't even find support within his own party and have in fact further aggravated the divisions within the party.

Top Stories Feb 25, 2021, 8:38 AM IST

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'End 5-star culture, elect people to posts': 'Reformist' Azad gives Cong a reality check

The season of discontent is back to haunt the the Congress party once again. Ever since the grand old party was humiliated in the Bihar elections and in the bye-elections, a lew of senior leaders have taken on the high command seeking accountability. First to fire the salvo was Kapil Sibal, and the latest is Ghulam Nabi Azad.

Top Stories Nov 22, 2020, 9:36 PM IST

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Salman Khurshid: If there was no democracy in Congress, I would not have been in the party

With the Congress receiving yet another electoral drubbing, voices of dissent have once again started getting louder. While demanding accountability, senior Congress leaders are questioning the manner in which the party is being run at the moment. Countering one such charge by senior leader Kapil Sibal, party colleague Salman Khurshid had in a Facebook post asserted that the favourite panacea of "doubting Thomases" -- introspection and collective leadership -- might do no collateral damage but is a bit overestimated.

Hours later, Asianet Newsable's Mohammad Yacoob spoke to Salman Khurshid. Here are excerpts:

India Nov 18, 2020, 1:07 PM IST

Exclusive interview with Salman Khurshid on Kapil Sibal's views on Congress-YCBExclusive interview with Salman Khurshid on Kapil Sibal's views on Congress-YCB

Exclusive: 'Congress is not a mindless party'

"If there was no democracy with the Congress, I would not have been in the party," says senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid in a conversation with Asianet Newsable's Mohammad Yacoob.

India Nov 18, 2020, 9:02 AM IST

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Salman Khurshid quotes Mughals to tell Kapil Sibal to stop blaming tools

A day after senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal unleashed a barrage of criticism about the state of affairs in the Congress following its dismal show in the Bihar polls and assembly bye-elections, senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has taken on his party's 'Doubting Thomases'.

India Nov 17, 2020, 7:30 PM IST

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Upset over Rahul Gandhi questioning their loyalty, senior Congressmen offer to quit

Several senior leaders like Ghulam Nabi Azad and Kapil Sibal expressed their disgruntlement after former AICC chief Rahul Gandhi alleged they were in cahoots with the BJP

India Aug 24, 2020, 2:24 PM IST

Rajasthan defectors should banned from holding public office for 5 years, fighting next poll, says Kapil SibalRajasthan defectors should banned from holding public office for 5 years, fighting next poll, says Kapil Sibal

Rajasthan defectors should banned from holding public office for 5 years, fighting next poll, says Kapil Sibal

Sibal also said that the "antibodies" against the "virus of corrupt means" to topple elected governments lie in amending the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution (anti-defection law).

India Jul 19, 2020, 1:54 PM IST

Kapil Sibal takes a dig at PM Modi, says he woke up after 69 hours during Delhi violenceKapil Sibal takes a dig at PM Modi, says he woke up after 69 hours during Delhi violence

Kapil Sibal takes a dig at PM Modi, says he woke up after 69 hours during Delhi violence

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his "delayed" appeal to the citizens to maintain peace in the wake of communal violence in northeast Delhi
 

India Feb 28, 2020, 5:41 PM IST

Did PFI pay Kapil Sibal for anti-CAA protests?Did PFI pay Kapil Sibal for anti-CAA protests?

Did PFI pay Kapil Sibal for anti-CAA protests?


The PFI has reacted to claims in reports by sources who stated that the organisation had mobilised funds to the tune of Rs 120 crore during anti-CAA stir.
 

India Jan 27, 2020, 8:14 PM IST