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  • Ujjain: City congress members joins in Rahul Gandhi’s rally at Bhopal

    Hundreds of workers and leaders travelled to Bhopal from city to participate in the general meeting addressed by all India Congress Committee President Rahul Gandhi in Bhopal on Monday. Several party members under the leadership of senior leader Dr Batukshankar Joshi and city president Mahesh Soni began their journey early morning in 2-4 wheelers.

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  • Congress president Rahul Gandhi halts during roadshow in MP, drinks tea and poses for selfie

    Bhopal: Congress president Rahul Gandhi took a brief halt during his roadshow here Monday and had tea and ‘samosa’ at a roadside stall. He also posed for a selfie with the tea stall owner and his staff, Congress MLA Jitu Patwari told PTI. Earlier, the 48-year-old Congress chief set out on the roadshow after taking blessings from 11 Hindu priests as he kick-started his party’s campaign in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh. Enroute his 15-km-long roadshow,

  • Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi’s road show today, workers all geared up

    Congress workers of the State are all geared up to welcome the party president who will lead a road show here on Monday. Congress banners, posters, party leaders cut outs have been put up in the entire city to welcome the party president. Posters and hoardings of party leaders have also been put up by their respective supporters. This is the first visit of Gandhi to the state capital after the appointment

  • Bhopal: BMC removes Congress flags, banners taking plea of property defacement

    A day ahead of the proposed Congress president Rahul Gandhi road show, political atmosphere in the state capital remained fully charged up on Sunday. Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) removed Congress banners, flags, flex, cut-outs of party leaders from nooks and corners of the city taking plea of Defacement of Property Act.

  • Rahul Gandhi destined for political wilderness?

    Petrol and Diesel, by themselves, have become the most inflammable issues in Indian politics now. The ever-rising prices of petroleum products have the potential to set any political system on fire, if the current developments in India are any pointer. After a long chase to catch an issue that can bring the entire opposition together and also grab people’s pulse, the Opposition found the issue of ever increasing prices of Petrol and

  • Ujjain: City Congress urges workers to attend Rahul Gandhi’s Bhopal meet

    All India Congress Committee president Rahul Gandhi will hold a public meeting at Bhopal on Monday. Pradesh Congress Committee president Kamal Nath has invited party members from across the state to attend the meeting. District Congress Committee urban head Mahesh Soni and rural head Kamal Patel jointly called a meeting of members on Friday in which former MLAs, MPs, senior leaders and several workers were present.

  • CBI changing notice against Vijay Mallya without PM Narendra Modi’s approval inconceivable: Rahul Gandhi

    New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that the CBI had aided fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya’s “great escape” by changing the “detain” notice to “inform”, adding that it was “inconceivable” that this was done without Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s approval. Allegations have flown thick and fast between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the Mallya episode, following the liquor baron’s claim on Wednesday that he had met Finance

  • Bhopal: Rahul Gandhi to focus on MP, Amit Shah on Rajasthan 

    Congress national president Rahul Gandhi would mainly focus on assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh than Chattisgarh and Rajasthan. BJP national president Amit Shah would give most of his time to Rajasthan. Congress is taking assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh more seriously than Chattisgarh and Rajasthan. Rahul Gandhi, who is arriving in state capital on September 17, will again come on two-day state tour on September 27. Rahul would tour Katni, Maihar and

  • Rahul Gandhi met Nirav Modi in September 2013 at a hotel, says Shehzad Poonawalla

    New Delhi: Activist Shehzad Poonawalla on Thursday claimed that he was a witness to Congress president Rahul Gandhi and absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi’s meeting at a hotel in September 2013. Talking to ANI, Poonawalla challenged Gandhi to undergo a lie detector test for the same.

  • BJP alleges Rahul Gandhi could be hand-in-glove with Vijay Mallya

    New Delhi: Union Minister of Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday suggested that Congress president Rahul Gandhi could be hands-in-glove with Vijay Mallya, who in turn alleged to have met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley before fleeing the country in March 2016. “These statements have been made just a few days after Rahul Gandhi returned from London. Is there any ‘saanjhedaari’ (collaboration) between the two (Rahul Gandhi and Vijay Mallya),” he

  • Vijay Mallya a criminal, cannot be taken seriously: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday defended Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as Congress president Rahul Gandhi sought his resignation over his alleged meeting with Vijay Mallya, saying the fugitive businessman was a criminal and his words could not be taken seriously. At a press conference, Union minister Piyush Goyal asked Gandhi to resign, claiming that due to his family’s “relations” with Mallya, banks were pressured by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA)

  • UPA gave sweet deal to Kingfisher Airlines to keep it afloat: BJP

    New Delhi: In an all-out attack against the Congress, the BJP on Thursday alleged that the previous UPA government had given a “sweet deal” to the beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines to keep it afloat and suggested that the airline was perhaps owned by the Gandhi family. Attacking Rahul Gandhi at a press meet, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national spokesperson Sambit Patra, showing a purported confessional statement of a hawala trader, alleged that the Congress

  • Rahul Gandhi wants FM to resign, claims there is deal between Vijay Mallya and Arun Jailtey

    New Delhi: Stepping up his attack on Arun Jaitley for allegedly meeting Vijay Mallya before he fled to the UK, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today accused the finance minister of colluding with a “criminal” and not informing the probe agencies, despite having information about the liquor baron’s plan to leave the country.

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    BJP youth leader describes Rahul Gandhi as a ‘mental patient’

    Ahmedabad: A leader of BJP’s youth wing Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) has said that Congress president Rahul Gandhi is a “mental patient” who is dreaming to be the prime minister. Abhijat Mishra, the national general secretary of BJYM, said the BJP need not worry till the Congress is headed by “Rahul baba”.

  • Rahul and Sonia Gandhi’s pleas challenging tax reassessment reveals deep rooted corruption in Congress, says BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP Tuesday said Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi’s pleas against the IT department’s decision to reopen their 2011-2012 tax assessments reveal “deep seated corruption” in the party. Rahul Gandhi needs to answer many questions, Union minister Smriti Irani said, a day after the Delhi High Court dismissed the Gandhis’ challenge to reopen their tax assessments in connection with a case related to the  National Herald newspaper. “Yesterday’s court