Tag: Rajiv Gandhi

View: Corruption may not have ended but things are on the mend

Why, despite strong evidence of anti-incumbency, does Congress not fare better in elections? Some say Rahul Gandhi is a lousy leader. Others say the party...

‘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...

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....

Buta Singh – the quintessential politician who sailed through turbulent years of Indian politics | India News

NEW DELHI: With his ear to the ground and eye on the national politics, Congress veteran Buta Singh was the quintessential politician who sailed through...

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...

Manmohan was preoccupied with saving coalition, Modi autocratic in 1st term: Pranab Mukherjee in memoirs | India News

NEW DELHI: Manmohan Singh was preoccupied with saving his coalition during his second stint while Narendra Modi was “autocratic” in his first term as Prime...

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee compares BJP leadership to Hitler, Mussolini

KOLKATA: West Bengal Chief Minister hit out at the BJP on Thursday comparing its leadership to dictators Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini and claimed that...

Pranab Mukherjee: The parallel protagonist

NEW DELHI: Pranab Mukherjee was a custom-made multipurpose political vehicle. Most hard-boiled politicians in Congress were in awe of Mukherjee, groomed by Indira Gandhi from...

Era of great caution and greater dependence on multilateralism is behind us: Jaishankar | India News

NEW DELHI: If India has to grow, it has to shed its traditional caution, step out more, be more confident, articulate its interests said foreign...

2014 support offer was ‘ploy’ to keep Sena away from BJP: Sharad Pawar | India News

MUMBAI: NCP president Sharad Pawar has said his offer of outside support to the BJP in 2014 to form government in Maharashtra was a “political...

Covid-19: If govt hospitals are 70% empty, why can’t people get beds? | India News

NEW DELHI: Delhi is battling a surge in Covid-19 cases and there are numerous accounts of people being sent from one hospital to another in...

Deliberate on telemedicine, Make-in-India in healthcare, IT-related tools: PM Modi | India News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi emphasised on the need for discussions in tele-medicine, Make-in-India in the health sector and IT-related tools for a healthier society. PM...

Industries may soon begin operations in Tamil Nadu green zones: CM Edappadi K Palaniswami

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday said industries may soon be able to operate in ‘green zones’ in the State. This...