'India First' should be the govt motto: Congress on Trump remark

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

The Congress has slammed the Centre for "cowing to the threats of retaliation by the US President" on supply of hydroxychloroquine, which is out of stock in the retail medical shops.

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Congress CMs bat for lifting of lockdown in phases

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

With Pudducheri Chief Minister V. Narayansami ready to write to the Centre for the extension of the lockdown, majority of Congress-ruled states are of the view that the lockdown should not be lifted i

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COVID-19: Rope in Indian embassies to test NRIs abroad, says Congress

|Tuesday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

The Congress has demanded urgent measures to deal with the alleged increasing number of coronavirus positive cases and casualties among the Non-Resident Indian communities abroad and demanded tests fo

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Kerala Congress gives food for thought to govt on Covid-19

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST

While committing full support to the Pinarayi Vijayan-led government in the fight against Covid-19, Kerala Congress leaders on Tuesday pointed areas where the government can ramp up activities and ask

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Share profit from fuel with Public: Congress

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

The Congress has asked the government to share the "profit" of Rs 20 lakh crore earned in last six years from the sale of gas, diesel and petrol with the public as due to pandemic people are suffering

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Congress to PM: Hospitals need PPE and poor need a package, not theatrics

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 4:15:11 AM IST

AICC General Secretary K.C. Venugopal said on Saturday that the spread of Covid-19 and consequent nationwide lockdown require practical interventions from the Prime Minister such as equipping hospital

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Kerala Congress demands white paper on state's finances

Thiruvananthapuram |Sunday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Senior Congress legislator K.C. Joseph in an open letter to Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Issac on Saturday demanded a white paper on the state's finances, saying the economic situation of the state

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Union Minister shamed Goa with Prince Charles claim: Congress

Panaji |Sunday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Union Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik, who is a BJP Lok Sabha MP from North Goa, has "put Goa to shame" by wrongly claiming that heir to the British throne Prince Charles was cured of COVID-1

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Why Air India evacuating foreign nationals, asks Congress

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Air India is busy in evacuating foreigners who are stranded in India to their destinations and winning accolades but the Congress has raised the issue of safety of the crew and alleged that "Govt is r

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A Congressman in Kerala provides succour to the hapless

Thiruvananthapuram |Sunday, 2020 4:15:05 PM IST

A 43-year-old Congressman Niyaz Bharathi, in an act of good samaritan, delivered two truckloads of essential items worth over Rs one lakh to be distributed to 110 families living in trying times in a

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Congress hits out at Kerala govt over 'forced contribution'

Thiruvananthapuram |Friday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

The Congress-led opposition in Kerala on Friday asked State Finance Minister Thomas Issac to tone down his "threats" over contribution from employees' salary to the state fund to fight coronavirus.

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Congress seeks special burial spots for Covid-19 victims

Mumbai |Friday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Senior Congress leader and ex-minister Naseem Khan on Thursday demanded the government allot special burial spots in existing cemeteries or elsewhere for the burial of Muslim Covid-19 victims.

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