Several Congress leaders are vocal on this issue. One such person is Acharya Pramod Krishnam, who has been saying that Priyanka be made party president.
December 27, 2021
For the party it was AP as Ahmed Patel was popularly called, was the chief trouble shooter but after his untimely demise due to Covid, the party was feeling the gap but PG (Priyanka Gandhi) has stepped in his shoes and along with Kamal Nath has been talking to leaders and working behind to solve problems, a close aide points out.
August 28, 2021
He can help reach out those and keep the Gandhis informed about the latest developments in the party and outside -- matters that are not in the public domain.
July 1, 2021
Congress sources say Nath has convened a meeting on December 27, a day before the assembly session. It is possible a big decision is taken in this meeting.
December 24, 2020
The CWC also passed a resolution condoling the death of veteran leader and three-time Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi who also succumbed to Covid.
November 27, 2020
Congress has lost one of its greatest son. I am at loss of words at his death. May his soul rest in peace. May god give strength to his family to cope up with this terrible loss.”
November 25, 2020
A top strategist of the Congress and a most-trusted ally of its president Sonia Gandhi, Patel (71) died in the early hours of Wednesday.
November 25, 2020
Several Congress leaders, including former party president Rahul Gandhi, have wished a speedy recovery to the All India Congress Committee (AICC) treasurer.
November 19, 2020
New Delhi: Congress veteran and party Treasurer Ahmed Patel, who was hospitalised after testing positive for Covid last…
November 16, 2020
The Congress treasurer has tested positive for Covid-19 last month.
November 15, 2020
Shaktisinh Gohil has his task cut out as party in-charge for state, but there are many reasons he may be the man for the job.
October 19, 2020
After the verdict in the Babri Masjid demolition case was pronounced acquitting all the 32 accused, Muslim organizations and political leaders called it injustice and shocking.
October 1, 2020
New Delhi, Sep 20 : The Congress has alleged that the conduct of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh…
September 20, 2020
In a significant decision, the Congress on Friday constituted a committee comprising six leaders including AK Antony, Ahmed Patel and Mukul Wasnik to "assist the Congress President in "organisational and operational matters".
September 12, 2020
New Delhi, Sep 1 : Veteran Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge and party general…
September 1, 2020
The move comes ahead of the Parliament session scheduled in September.
August 28, 2020
Congress leader Ahmed Patel, who tore the dissidents into shreds during the party's working committee meet on Monday, spoke to India Today TV today about the letter row.
August 25, 2020
“Till when will toxic debates and venomous spokespersons continue to kill sober and simple people? Till when TV channels will continue to run the TRP business through such debates? Surjewala tweeted
August 13, 2020
New Delhi, Aug 11: By saving the Congress government in Rajasthan and ensuring a seemingly seamless return of…
August 11, 2020
Meanwhile, the Gehlot camp in Jaisalmer is keeping a wary eye on any development in Delhi vis-a-vis the proposed meeting.
August 10, 2020
‘Ridiculous, mischievous’: Cong’s Ahmed Patel slams Pakistan for claiming Indian territories in new map
New Delhi, Aug 4 : The Congress on Tuesday slammed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and called him…
August 5, 2020
Patel cautioned that it may lead to a constitutional impasse and set a bad precedent in the democratic history of the country.
July 29, 2020
Another example of the breakdown of law and order in Uttar Pradesh: Ahmed Patel on Journalist Murder
Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad-based journalist Vikram Joshi, who was shot in the head by assailants on Monday, succumbed to injuries early Wednesday.
July 22, 2020
This is the third time the ED questioned Patel under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), 2002. Earlier he was first questioned on June 27 and then on June 30.
July 3, 2020
A team of ED on Thursday grilled Ahmed Patel at his residence for the third time in less than a week''s time in connection with its probe into multi-crore bank fraud case by the Gujarat-based Sterling Biotech.
July 3, 2020
The ED had last year also questioned Patel's son Faisal Patel and son-in-law and advocate Irfan Siddiqui in connection with the probe.
June 27, 2020
New Delhi, June 27 : In more troubles for senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, who is a close…
June 27, 2020
In Delhi also, the cost of Covid test has been fixed at Rs 4,500 as there had been different rates.
June 15, 2020
"For India-China ties, the present government coined a slogan ''Inch to Miles''. Was it meant for what is happening at our border or for diplomatic relations?" Ahmed asked.
June 14, 2020
"From Kutch to Vapi & from Shyamlaji to Dwarka, Gujarat''s culture is built on striking diversity but united through indomitable entrepreneurial spirit," added Patel.
June 11, 2020
Scindia and his mother Madhavi Raje Scindia tested coronavirus positive on Tuesday. While his mother is asymptomatic, Scindia has mild symptoms.
June 10, 2020
New Delhi, June 4 : After two persons were taken into custody for the death of an elephant…
June 4, 2020
Congress leader Ahmed Patel said farmers are facing an unprecedented crisis due to the lockdown, a locust attack and natural calamities. Unfortunately, all hopes of farmers expecting much needed respite dashed today by the government.
June 2, 2020
New Delhi, May 30: Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel on Saturday said that since…
May 30, 2020
Responding to this, Ahmed Patel hit back, saying, "They have forgotten how Hardik Patel was hounded. Dhaval Patel - a reporter - was arrested by them."
May 20, 2020
The Congress has asked the Prime Minister to meet the Chief Ministers on a regular basis to strengthen…
May 12, 2020
The Chief Minister asked R. Ashok and Suresh Kumar -- both Ministers -- to convince the migrant workers to stay back as construction and other economic activities had resumed.
May 6, 2020
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Soon after Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi announced that her party will bear…
May 4, 2020
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel has questioned the union government over the purchase…
April 27, 2020
New Delhi, March 27: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Friday raised questions over the migration of the…
March 27, 2020
Jaish-e-Mohammed, rhe banned terror outfit, claimed the responsibility and even released a video of the attacker.
February 27, 2020
New Delhi, Jan 4 : Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Saturday met party interim chief Sonia Gandhi…
January 4, 2020
New Delhi, Nov 30 : Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel accused the Modi government…
November 30, 2019
BJP's Devendra Fadnavis, NCP's Ajit Pawar took oath as Chief Minister, Deputy CM respectively early on Saturday
November 23, 2019
The Congress on Saturday slammed the BJP for secretly dealing with Ajit Pawar, nephew of NCP chief Sharad…
November 23, 2019
New Delhi, Nov 19 : Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi held a meeting with senior party leaders A.K.…
November 19, 2019
Shiv Sena and NCP would share the post of CM for 30 months each with Congress keeping the Deputy Chief Minister post for the full tenure of 60 months (five years), sources in various parties revealed.
November 13, 2019
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said that Sena President Uddhav Thackeray formally contacted Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi first time on Monday.
November 12, 2019
The party leaders, who have been assigned many tasks by Patel, say he has got "invisible people" to deliver work.
October 25, 2019
New Delhi, Oct 15 : A Congress delegation on Tuesday met Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora and raised…
October 15, 2019
The ED suspected that Faisal and his brother-in-law Irfan Siddiqui were close to the Sandesara brothers, the official said. On July 30, the ED had questioned Patel's son-in-law and advocate Irfan Siddiqui in connection with the probe.
September 7, 2019
According to party sources, the senior leaders will discuss the Karnataka crisis and the leadership crisis in the party.
July 6, 2019
Patel was entrusted with the task of resolving the differences between the Chief Minister and his cabinet colleague.
June 29, 2019
New Delhi, May 9: Congress leader Ahmed Patel targeted the Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday for its attack…
May 9, 2019
The Bharatiya Janata Party, on its own, would get just about 150 seats, he said. "Even with its allies, the total number will not cross 200 seats."
April 20, 2019
New Delhi, April 20: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Saturday said that “we are not only hopeful…
April 20, 2019
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel on Thursday asked the…
April 18, 2019
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targeting him and…
April 5, 2019
New Delhi, March 4: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday pointed fingers at the Election Commission (EC)…
March 4, 2019
New Delhi, Dec 21: Reacting to the Ministry of Home Affair order of authorising the central agencies to…
December 21, 2018
New Delhi, Dec 10: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday said that the forced exit of RBI…
December 10, 2018
New Delhi, Dec 5: Reacting to alleged AgustaWestland middleman Christian Michel extradition, Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday said now…
December 5, 2018
New Delhi, Oct 31: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday took a jibe at the Narendra Modi…
October 31, 2018
Ahmedabad, Oct 8: Reacting to the recent attack against migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar in Gujarat, Senior Congress…
October 8, 2018
New Delhi, Oct 6 : Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel on Saturday has written…
October 6, 2018
Though Chief Justice Misra retires on October 2, it being the national holiday on account Mahatama Gandhi's birth anniversary, the court will not be functioning. In all likelihood, most of the judgements are likely to be pronounced in the coming week.
September 21, 2018
New Delhi, Sep 4: In a blistering attack, Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Tuesday said not only…
September 4, 2018
New Delhi, Aug 21 : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday appointed senior leader Ahmed Patel as the…
August 21, 2018
New Delhi, August 1: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday hit back at Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit…
August 1, 2018
New Delhi, July 20: Reacting to allegations made by BJP leaders, Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Friday…
July 20, 2018
This is the first CWC to be constituted by Rahul Gandhi after his elevation as party chief in December.
July 17, 2018
New Delhi, July 9 : The Supreme Court on Monday asked Gujarat High Court not to proceed with…
July 9, 2018
New Delhi, June 13 : Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel in a series of tweets attacked Narendra Modi Government…
June 13, 2018
New Delhi, May 26: Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member from Gujarat Ahmed Patel on Saturday accused…
May 26, 2018
The Congress will get an absolute majority in the Karnataka Assembly. It will get around 120 seats or so. The BJP will not get more than 65 seats.
May 10, 2018
The Congress president has already said something. It all depends on who will get how many seats. Our candidate will be Rahul Gandhi.
May 10, 2018
After failing to bring in an ordinance to amend the land acquisition laws and an all-round outcry against the move, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government stuck to the law brought by the UPA regime on land acquisition.
May 9, 2018
Disturbingly this time religious processions and festivities have been used as an excuse to instigate violence between two communities.
April 2, 2018
ArrayShillong: Meghalaya voters returned a hung Assembly on Saturday, with the ruling Congress emerging as the single largest…
March 4, 2018
Shillong, March 3: The Congress will stake its claim to form the next government in Meghalaya later in…
March 3, 2018
Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday said the party was not trying to portray a “soft Hindutva” face…
December 18, 2017
If FIR against news channels for showing interview of Congress President, why no FIR against PM, FM, Union Minister & BJP President on this ground?
December 13, 2017
Gandhinagar, Dec 9: The Congress party on Saturday urged the Election Commission to look into the malfunctioning of Electronic…
December 9, 2017
Gujarat polls: Sonia Gandhi appoints Ahmed Patel, Kapil Sibal to speak to Patidar leaders over reservation
The development comes close on the heels of Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel’s claim that Sonia Gandhi will take a final call on the demands including reservation to the community.
November 5, 2017
Jambusar (Gujarat), Nov 1 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday attacked the Modi government for demonetization and…
November 1, 2017
Jambusar (Gujarat), Nov 1: Congress veteran Ahmed Patel on Wednesday tore into Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani for linking…
November 1, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 29 : Politicians should rise above political differences in matters of national security, senior Congress leader…
October 29, 2017
Former Finance minister P Chidambaram on Saturday in Rajkot said,”My interactions in J&K led me to the conclusion…
October 28, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 28: The Congress on Saturday accused the ruling BJP of making “baseless” terror allegations against Rajya…
October 28, 2017
The Congrees leader wore the trademark cap of the Patel quota agitation with the slogan "Jay Patidar, Jay Sardar" written on it. It was given to him during the function.
August 29, 2017
New Delhi, Aug 28, 2017: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday took oath as Rajya Sabha member.…
August 28, 2017
Ahmedabad, Aug 14 : Congress veteran Ahmed Patel has admitted he learnt “bitter lessons” in his Rajya Sabha…
August 14, 2017
It would be rank bad form to describe Ahmed Patel as a form of life under Sonia Gandhi’s…
August 12, 2017
New Delhi, Aug 8, 2017: From ‘Ahmedbhai’ to joint secretary, Ahmed Patel hung on to his Rajya Sabha…
August 9, 2017
GandhiNagar, Aug 8: JD-U MLA from Gujarat Chotubhai Vasava on Tuesday said he voted for Congress candidate Ahmed Patel in…
Ahmadabad, Aug 8: Congress’ Gujarat in-charge Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday confidently said senior party leader Ahmed Patel will win the Rajya…
Gandhinagar, Aug 8, 2017: Rebel Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday asserted that he had not voted for…
August 8, 2017
Ankara, Aug 8: Turkish security forces have detained 1,026 foreigners at the border for entering the country illegally, the…
Gandhinagar, Aug 8, 2017: Voting began at the Swarnim Sankul Bhawan of the Gujarat Assembly here on Tuesday morning…
August 8, 2017
Ahmedabad, Aug 7 : Expressing confidence of winning the upcoming Gujarat Rajya Sabha elections, the Congress senior leader on…
Ahmedabad, Aug 7: Forty-four Congress MLAs from Gujarat who were taken to Karnataka to prevent “poaching” by the BJP…
New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday called the Income Tax raids conducted at 39 locations in…
August 2, 2017
New Delhi, July 29 : Former Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela’s son Mahendrasinh Vaghela, a Congress MLA in Gujarat,…
July 29, 2017
Elections will be held on August 8 for three Rajya Sabha seats. While the BJP, with its big majority in the state assembly, has fielded its party chief Amit Shah and union minister Smriti Irani for the two seats it can easily win, the Congress has renominated Ahmed Patel, who is political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi, for the third seat.
July 28, 2017
The Congress has 57 members in the 182-member House.
July 26, 2017
Gandhinagar, July 26, 2017: Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s political advisor and senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday…
July 26, 2017
New Delhi, June 10, 2017: The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah racked up controversy after calling…
June 10, 2017
New Delhi: Congress has opposed the Modi government’s proposal to change the RTI Act rules. The Congress has…
April 3, 2017
New Delhi,6 Feb,2017:Initiating a discussion in the Lok Sabha on the Motion of Thanks on the President’s Address,…
February 6, 2017
New Delhi, Jan 11: Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday concluded the Jan Vendna Sammelan organised by Indian National Congress (INC) and…
January 11, 2017
New Delhi, Dec 31 : The Congress on Saturday unveiled a booklet which has a section that indicates former…
December 31, 2016
Dec 19: Congress senior leader Ahmed Patel on Monday poked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetization move and said…
December 19, 2016
In a major setback to central government, National Investigation Agency (NIA) chief Sharad Kumar on Friday has said…
June 3, 2016
New Delhi, May 22 : The Congress on Sunday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for what it…
May 22, 2016
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has received death threats prompting the senior party leaders to seek time with…
May 9, 2016
Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday made an emotional pitch in the Rajya Sabha, saying he would give…
May 4, 2016
Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday said in Rajya Sabha that if anyone can find an iota of…
May 4, 2016
Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Wednesday disproved Bhartiya Janata Party’s allegation of involvement in the AgustaWestland chopper…
April 27, 2016
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday he will make a statement on the AgustaWestland scam in parliament.…
April 27, 2016
“A delegation of senior Congress leaders including A. K. Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Motilal Vora, Ambika Soni, Ahmed…
March 21, 2016
For the last two years the Prime Minister has waxed eloquently on the Swacch Bharat Abhiyan. He has…
March 10, 2016
MP Ahmed Patel’s speech in RajyaSabha during discussion on Motion of Thanks on President’s Address
March 3, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed’s contribution as a humanist will forever be remembered and his…
January 7, 2016