Tag: Rahul Gandhi

Congress is having a deja-vu moment post Gujarat civic polls

There seems to be a pattern emerging among the Congress cadre and leadership after every defeat of their party in Gujarat. First, allegations of corruption...

Emergency was a mistake: Rahul Gandhi

Terming the Emergency that was imposed by former prime minister Indira Gandhi a “mistake”, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said what happened during that...

E Sreedharan opens up on his political ambitions and why Modi is the best PM India has ever had

It is a host of factors like lack of industrial and infrastructure development, misrule and corruption in Kerala that drove him to politics, metro-man Elattuvalapil...

‘Narendra Modi’ stadium: When BJP did a Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: The renaming of the world’s largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its inauguration by President Ram Nath Kovind...

Congress fall in Gujarat civic polls detrimental to democracy: Raut | India News

MUMBAI: With the Congress getting a drubbing in the recent Gujarat municipal polls, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Wednesday said the Congress’s fall in...

I admire what you do: Rahul Gandhi tells fishermen of Kerala; sails with them

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday turned seafarer and pulled the net with local fishermen in high sea here to get a taste of their...

Top takeaways from Gujarat civic polls as BJP registers impressive win, AAP beats Congress in Surat | India News

NEW DELHI: The BJP registered an impressive victory in the Gujarat municipal elections, counting for which is still underway. It is a relief for the...

Rahul Gandhi sounds poll bugle in Kerala, slams BJP, Left government

The Congress on Tuesday sounded the poll bugle in Kerala with the party organising a mammoth rally in which leader Rahul Gandhi launched a scathing...

People of Assam have seen the hollowness of Gujarat model and it is time for alternative Chhattisgarh model: Baghel

Chhattisgarh chief minister and Congress observer for Assam, Bhupesh Baghel, said the people of poll-bound Assam have seen the hollowness of Gujarat model of development....

First ever ‘Chadar’ sent by Afghan President to Ajmer Dargah | India News

NEW DELHI/AJMER: Signalling the further strengthening of diplomatic and cultural relations with India, Afghanistan President has sent a ‘Chadar’ to the world famous Ajmer Sharif...

Puducherry CM, amid calls to resign, says: Will follow statute

NEW DELHI: Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy’s government was on the brink of collapse on Tuesday after one more Congress MLA resigned. Setting the stage for...

Smriti Irani dares Rahul Gandhi to take out money from tea traders in Gujarat | India News

VANSDA: Union minister and BJP MP Smriti Irani on Tuesday dared Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to “take out money” from the pockets of small tea...

Chhattisgarh CM slams nails, barricades at farmer protest sites, accuses government of ‘internationalising’ issue

New Delhi: Slamming the Centre over the treatment of farmers protesting the new farm laws, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday likened the installing...

farmers: Rahul Gandhi ‘conspires’ with anti-India elements during his visits abroad: BJP

New Delhi: With many international personalities, including celebrities, lending their support to India’s protesting farmers, the BJP on Wednesday lashed out at “propaganda and fake...

Opposition takes farmers’ protest to parliament, 20 parties boycott President’s customary address

NEW DELHI: The budget session of Parliament began on a stormy note on Friday, after members belonging to 20 Opposition parties boycotted the President’s customary...

Govt trying to divide and intimidate farmers protesting against agri laws: Congress | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Friday alleged that the government is trying to divide and intimidate the farmers to break their protest against the three...

Kerala assembly elections: Rahul Gandhi launches scathing attack on PM, RSS | India News

NEW DELHI: Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday sounded the party’s bugle for the forthcoming assembly elections in Kerala from his Lok Sabha constituency...

Rahul Gandhi slams PM Modi, says Chinese troops occupying Indian territory | India News

TIRUPUR: Continuing to target Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his second day of campaign in Tamil Nadu, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday alleged Chinese...

Showdown in CWC; change-seekers seek elected CEC, parliamentary board

New Delhi: A virtual meeting of the Congress Working Committee witnessed heated exchanges on Friday after ‘change seekers’ implicitly demanded revival of the all-powerful Congress...

New Congress chief in June: CWC after spat | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) overpowered resistance from a group of seniors to set June-end as the deadline for electing a full-time party...

When S Jaishankar, RG were poles apart at MEA’s parliamentary meeting

New Delhi: External affairs minister S Jaishankar went to the extent of offering to draw a chart to explain the government’s multipolar global foreign policy...

Farmers’ union urges Supreme Court to reconstitute panel for talks: Top developments | India News

NEW DELHI: A couple of days after one of the four members on the committee appointed by the Supreme Court to hear the grievances of...

Priyanka asks Congress MPs to take cue from US lawmakers in showing solidarity with farmers | India News

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday asked a meeting of party general secretaries and state in charges that like Democrat MPs took...

Prevailing situation in India like during British rule: Sonia | India News

NEW DELHI: In a sharp attack on the Modi government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday said that the prevailing situation in the country was akin...

Congress 2020: Living a crisis & battling a nightmare

New Delhi: For Congress, life in 2020 has been worse than what the coronavirus-hit world endured. As the planet wakes up to the hope of...