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  • Rahul Gandhi at Bucerius Summer School

    Congress president Rahul Gandhi to visit Amethi on September 24

    Amethi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day visit to his Parliamentary constituency Amethi, beginning September 24, a party leader said on Friday. During his visit, the Congress chief will take part in the district vigilance and monitoring committee meeting at the Collectorate in Gauriganj, district unit president of the party, Yogendra Misra said. He will also meet party workers and locals during his visit, Misra said, adding that the details of the

  • Rahul Gandhi, Kerala floods

    Dictatorship has become a profession under PM Narendra Modi government: Rahul Gandhi

    New Delhi: A day after Congress workers were lathicharged in Chhattisgarh’s Bilaspur district, party President Rahul Gandhi attacked the Narendra Modi government saying that dictatorship has become a “profession” and the attack would be remembered as an act of “political atrocity”. “Under Narendra Modi’s regime, dictatorship has turned into profession. The attack on Congress workers’ fundamental rights by Raman Singh’s government in Bilaspur will be remembered by citizens as an act of political atrocity,”

  • PM Narendra Modi’s silence on Rewari gangrape case is unacceptable: Rahul Gandhi

    New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence on the gangrape of a 19-year-old board exam topper in Haryana was “unacceptable”, adding that it was shameful on the part of the government to leave the country’s women unprotected and allow rapists to walk free. He also said the country’s head hung in shame as another of its daughters was brutally gangraped. “India hangs its head in shame as another

  • 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,

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Congress president Rahul Gandhi shares pictures from his Kailash Yatra

    New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday shared pictures of Mansarovar lake during his Kailash Yatra and added that ‘there is no hatred here’. Taking to his official Twitter handle, Gandhi expressed contentment on his trip to Kailash Mansarovar and said that “a man goes to Kailash when it calls him.” He further described the waters of Mansarovar lake as “gentle, tranquil and calm.” “The waters of lake Mansarovar are so gentle, tranquil and

  • T R Ramachandran, Rahul Gandhi, domestic agenda, Congress, Germany, England

    Rahul Gandhi suffers from schizophrenia: Union Minister Ashwani Kumar Choubey

    Patna: Union Minister Ashwani Kumar Choubey on Saturday said Congress President Rahul Gandhi is suffering from schizophrenia and he should be admitted to a hospital for treatment. Choubey, known for making controversial statements, said the way Gandhi has been speaking, it appears he has lost his mental balance. Another Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Friday targeted Gandhi saying he should first explain whether he is a Hindu, Muslim or Christian before going on the Kailash Mansarovar

  • Losing battle of facts on Rafale deal

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is steadily losing his battle with the opposition, especially the Congress president Rahul Gandhi over the facts on Rafale deal. Right now, he is not the defence minister but he is taking the most active part in defending the Government decision on the new agreement on Rafale purchases against blistering attacks by Rahul Gandhi who has termed the deal announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Paris in

  • Demonetisation has affected Gandhi family the most, says BJP

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the Congress president Rahul Gandhi is criticizing demonetisation because it was adversely affected by the currency swap. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra while addressing a press conference here accused the Gandhi family of looting public money and said that the Congress is creating the brouhaha because all the money they looted became worthless post demonetisation.

  • Rahul Gandhi has ripped open old wounds

    Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s penchant for foot-in-the-mouth remarks is low-hanging fruit for his political opponents. He does it all the time and winds up being lampooned on social media.

  • Ahead of elections, Rahul Gandhi to undertake Kailash Mansarovar Yatra in September

    New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi is likely to undertake the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra in the first week of September and may leave later this week for the journey, sources said here.   Gandhi had desired to undertake the Yatra during Karnataka assembly elections and had announced it at the party’s ‘Jan Aakrosh Rally’ at Ramleela maidan on April 29.