Free Press Journal
  • Rahul’s comment on SPG baseless: Home Ministry

    New Delhi: The Home Ministry Monday dismissed as “baseless” and “devoid of fact” Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s statement that a former SPG chief had to quit because he refused to accept a list of officers handpicked by the RSS. It also said the force is a professional organisation which guards the serving PM, former prime ministers and their families.

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • People fed up with ‘Modinomics’: Congress

    New Delhi : The Congress on Monday blasted the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) for claiming to remain in power for the next 50 years and lamented that the Modi government sought to brazen it out instead of responding to the concerns of ordinary citizens reflected in the instant response to the Bharat Bandh call of the opposition parties.

  • Centre, TN playing politics over Rajiv case convicts: Congress

    New Delhi : The Congress Monday accused the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government of “playing politics” over a cabinet recommendation to release all seven life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, adding that the State cannot derelict its duty in punishing terrorists.

  • 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

    Union Min calls Rahul names, draws flak

    Patna : Union minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey stirred a controversy on Saturday with his remarks that Congress president Rahul Gandhi suffers from “some mental disease like schizophrenia” and “is no more than a ‘naali ka keeda’ (sewer worm) before the prime minister”, drawing strong criticism from both the opposition and NDA ally JD(U), reports PTI.

  • Rahul tears into PM Modi on Rafale deal

    New Delhi : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday asserted that Prime Minister Modi will never agree to a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into the Rafale purchase as it will expose his deal with a “crony capitalist” who he tried to benefit.

  • BJP posters dub Rajiv Gandhi ‘father’ of mob lynching

    New Delhi: Days after Congress President Rahul Gandhi denied his party’s links in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga on Tuesday put up posters here describing the late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi as the “father” of mob lynching.