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  • Posters in Amethi depict RaGa as Lord Rama, NaMo as Ravan

    Lucknow : As Rahul Gandhi made first trip to his parliamentary constituency as the Congress president on Monday, posters eulogising him as an incarnation of Lord Rama slaying Prime Minister Narendra Modi, portrayed as the ten-headed demon king Ravan, have appeared at various places in Uttar Pradesh’s Amethi district.

  • Rahul Gandhi to visit his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi next week

    New Delhi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi will make a two-day visit to Amethi next week in what would be his first trip to his Lok Sabha constituency after taking over the reins of the party. Gandhi took over as Congress chief from Sonia Gandhi on December 16 last year, when she handed over the charge to her son after heading the grand old party for 19 years. Gandhi will be in Amethi

  • Witty Rahul Gandhi mocks PM Narendra Modi and FM Arun Jaitley over GDP growth

    New Delhi: In the wake of Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation releasing Gross Domestic Product (GDP) numbers during 2017-18, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took to Twitter to make a witty remark about Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

  • On 133rd foundation day, Rahul Gandhi says Congress’ duty is to defend Constitution

    New Delhi: Congress party president Rahul Gandhi on the occasion of 133rd foundation day of the party said that it is the duty of his party and the countrymen to defend the Constitution and rights of all Indians. Gandhi said the Congress Party was jointly responsible for bringing independence to the country, as well as in drafting the Constitution that confers equal rights to all citizens, but that it has come under

  • The fight has not ended: Rahul Gandhi

    GANDHINAGAR : Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday complemented partymen for exploding the myth surrounding invincibility of the ruling party and said that with a little more effort BJP can be defeated in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s own bastion of Gujarat. “We have lost the elections but in actual fact we have won. We have a new leadership in the state Assembly and next time we will be in Government. Watch out for

  • CWC to meet every two months, says Congress President Rahul Gandhi

    New Delhi: In a major decision to ramp up the party functioning, new Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday announced that meetings of the Congress Working Committee will be held every two months.  In his opening remarks at a CWC meeting, which he chaired for the first time as party President, Gandhi said he views the working committee as the “voice of Congress”.

  • Rahul Gandhi chairs first CWC meeting as Congress President

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi on Friday chaired the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting for the first time as Congress President with party leaders expected to discuss the current political issues, including the verdict in the 2G spectrum case in which all the accused have been acquitted.

  • Rahul Gandhi takes over as new Congress President, all the details from his grand swearing-in

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took over as Congress president by succeeding his mother Sonia Gandhi. The 47-year-old was officially declared party president in a ceremony held at the party’s 24 Akbar Road headquarters here. He was given the certificate of Congress president by Mullappally Ramachandran, the chairman of the party’s central election authority, who oversaw the organisational polls.

  • Rahul punctures Modi’s claim of big hand to tribals

    New Delhi : Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi on Friday narrated how the BJP had taken the tribals of Gujarat for a ride during 22 years of its rule in the state.

  • Congress compulsion: From mother to son

    Never mind the substance, the Congress Party does seem to care for the form (though under the dictate of the Election Commission). Despite the fact that there is a solitary candidate for election as Congress President, there shall be no announcement of the outcome until all the 89 nomination papers in favour of the Crown Prince are scrutinized. And the date for that earth-shaking announcement is set for December 11. There are

  • RAHUL’S POSER: Why only 4 power cos’ pockets are bulging?

    New Delhi : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday fired third question at Prime Minister Modi on why pockets of four private companies filled with Rs 62,549 crore by buying electricity at exorbitant cost.

  • Congress presidency: Too big a shoe

    What has been in the offing for the last three years, is now about to happen and if things happen as per the desired schedule, Rahul Gandhi would take over the Congress from mother Sonia Gandhi by the middle of the next month. Now that the decks are cleared for Rahul’s elevation from ‘Vice President’ to ‘President’, the question that is under private and public discussion is, whether the oldest party of

  • With Rahul’s elevation, making India Cong-free will be easier: Adityanath

    Gorakhpur : UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday mocked Rahul Gandhi over his imminent elevation as Congress president, saying it would make easier the BJP’s task to achieve a ‘Congress-free’ India, remarks which were trashed by the opposition party.

  • Rahul Gandhi Elevation: Only sabotage can spoil show

    New Delhi: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi (47) is all set to be elevated as the Congress President and succeed his mother Sonia Gandhi who is holding the post for two decades since. His unanimous election is a foregone conclusion unless someone sabotages the exercise by entering the fray and forcing a poll on December 16 and counting on December 19.