Parikshit Luthra

  • Leaders close to Rahul Gandhi seeks action against Sandeep Dikshit: sources 22-04-2015 01:34 PM

    New Delhi: The rift in the Congress party is out in the open now as some leaders close to party Vice President Rahul Gandhi have sought action against senior leader Sandeep Dikshit, sources said on Wednesday. Sources added that Rahul aides have asked Congress disciplinary panel chief AK Antony to...
  • Rahul attacks Modi, accuses him of being anti-poor 19-04-2015 06:13 PM

    With Rahul Gandhi back from his two-month sabbatical, the Congress launched a full-blown attack on the BJP government at a big rally of farmers in Delhi. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi meets farmers in Delhi 18-04-2015 09:00 PM

    After missing the crucial debates on the Land Acquisition Bill in Parliament, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi finally reached out to farmers. Rahul on Saturday met farmers from different states at his residence. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi assured farmers to take up the issue of compensation: Congress 18-04-2015 04:03 PM

    Speaking to CNN-IBN, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said, "Rahul will go across the country, will raise the issue inside the Parliament." ...
  • Rahul Gandhi meets farmers ahead of Kisan rally against Land Bill 18-04-2015 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: Making his first public appearance after a nearly two-month long sabbatical, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday met with farmer groups at his residence in New Delhi. The meeting has been called to chalk out party's strategy against land acquisition bill before Parliament resumes next week. This...
  • Congress hits out at Modi for attacking opposition abroad, says PM demeaned India 17-04-2015 03:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for attacking the opposition during his address to Indian diaspora at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto. Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma said the Prime Minister demeaned India. Sharma has taken exception to Modi for criticising the previous UPA...
  • With Rahul Gandhi's return, major changes in Congress certain, says Digvijaya Singh 17-04-2015 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: After two-month long break, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now all set to take party's charge and organisational changes will be seen soon. Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh confirmed that there will be changes in the party. Rahul returned to India on Thursday after his two-month long...
  • Vacation over, Rahul returns 16-04-2015 08:00 PM

    Rahul Gandhi who has returned on Thursday after nearly two-month long sabbatical is believed to have stayed at a famous meditation retreat centre in Yangon, Myanmar. ...
  • Unnecessary Rahul bashing, says Digvijaya Singh 16-04-2015 04:12 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, Congress's General Secretary Digvijaya Singh talks about Rahul Gandhi's return and paralysis within the party. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi returns to India after 'meditating' for two months in Myanmar 16-04-2015 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi finally returned to Delhi after his nearly two-month long sabbatical on Thursday. The Congress came under fire after Rahul went on a leave on February 22, a day before the crucial Budget session started. Sources said that Rahul returned to India via a...
  • A look at Rahul Gandhi's blunders over the years 16-04-2015 09:38 AM

    With no sign of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi returning to India, here are many blunders made by him over the years. ...
  • After nearly two months of absence, Rahul Gandhi to return to Delhi today 15-04-2015 09:43 AM

    New Delhi: Speculations over Congress vice President Rahul Gandhi are likely to end as there are reports that he will be returning to Delhi late on Wednesday night. Rahul has been on leave since the February 22 missing the first leg of the crucial Budget session of Parliament. He is...
  • Rahul Gandhi needs to be seen more, politics cannot be a part time job, says Digvijaya Singh 14-04-2015 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: With Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi likely to return from his two-month long sabbatical on Wednesday, senior party leaders have been hinting that he may take a more proactive role. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said Rahul needs to be seen more and politics cannot be taken as...
  • India @ 9 with Parikshit Luthra 28-03-2015 10:27 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Parikshit Luthra on India @ 9. ...
  • After 'Queen' I look up to myself: Kangana Ranaut 25-03-2015 11:35 PM

    In an interaction with CNN-IBN, Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut talks about National Film awards, Queen and her career in the Hindi film industry. ...
  • Mumbai girls overwhelmed over response to their 'rap against rape' video 18-03-2015 03:08 PM

    Mumbai girls say that they are overwhelmed over the response their 'rap against rape' video got. "There is a lot of buzz around our video. The motive of our youTube channel is to strike healthy debates over various issues," they said. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi may not be made Congress President soon, dates for AICC meet not yet finalised: Sources 16-03-2015 09:30 AM

    New Delhi: Speculations over Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress President are likely to linger on for some more time as sources say that the dates for the All India Congress Committee meeting, which is likely to take place in April, have not yet been finalised. There have been reports that...
  • Outraged by summons served to Manmohan in coal scam, Sonia leads Congress solidarity march 12-03-2015 09:48 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress came out in full force to defend former prime minister Manmohan Singh who has been summoned as an accused in the coal block allocation scam case. Congress President Sonia Gandhi along with senior party leaders marched from Congress headquarters to Manmohan Singh's house to express solidarity...
  • Swamy files petition against shifting of probe officers in 2G, coal scam cases 10-03-2015 03:09 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday filed a petition against shifting of probe officers in the 2G spectrum allocation and coal block allocation scam cases. Swamy opposed the transfer of Central Bureau of Investigation Joint Director Ashok Tiwari and Additional Director RK Dutta. Tiwari was...
  • India @ 9 with Parikshit Luthra 08-03-2015 12:26 AM

    Catch the day's top stories with Parikshit Luthra on India @ 9. ...
  • Everyone has a right to speak his mind: Bhagwant Mann on AAP infighting 03-03-2015 12:41 PM

    The rift within the Aam Aadmi Party is wide open. According to sources, Prashant Bhushan could be expelled from the PAC at tomorrows meet. Reacting to the furor, AAP MP Bhagwant Mann said, "Everybody has a right to speak his/her mind. Issues will be sorted out by tomorrow." ...
  • Congress rates Modi government's full-fledged budget, says it's a huge disappointment 28-02-2015 06:46 PM

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government in Parliament on Saturday aimed at high growth. Congress leader Kamal Nath said that this budget is a huge disappointment. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Nath said, "This budget is great disappointment because it does not stimulate the...
  • PMO asks intelligence agencies to strictly probe officers in Oil Ministry document leak case 21-02-2015 03:49 PM

    New Delhi: After Delhi Police arrested 12 officials over the leak of documents from the Oil Ministry, the Intelligence agencies on Saturday were warned by the Prime Minister's Office to strictly probe officers involved. The list with the names of almost 15 joint secretary level officials is with PMO and...
  • Girl dressed up as Kejriwal becomes cynosure of AAP during victory celebrations 10-02-2015 06:25 PM

    Girl dressed up as Arvind Kejriwal becomes cynosure of AAP during victory celebrations in Delhi. "I wish my daughter to become like Kejriwal when she grows up," said an AAP supporter. ...
  • Delhi polls: Senior citizens urge youngsters to vote 07-02-2015 03:59 PM

    Senior citizens urge youngsters to vote and not waste their ballot in Delhi polls. "Vote for a party that will bring in a stable government," said a citizen. ...
  • Delhi polls: Rahul Gandhi, Arvind Kejriwal come in early to cast their vote 07-02-2015 11:06 AM

    BJP leader Arti Mehra is confident of getting the majority. "I feel BJP has gained a lot in last four days. The BJP will get 41 seats minimum," she said. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal casted their votes from their respective constituencies. ...
  • Tharoor cooperated in investigation, questioned him on number of issues: Delhi Police chief 20-01-2015 09:18 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was intensely questioned on Monday night for about four hours by a special team of Delhi Police on the circumstances leading to the mysterious death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar a year back. This is for the first time Shashi Tharoor has been questioned...
  • Sunanda was upset about relations between Tharoor, Mehr Tarar: Journalist Nalini Singh to SDM 11-01-2015 09:50 PM

    New Delhi: Journalist Nalini Singh has revealed that Congress MP and former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's deceased wife Sunanda Pushkar was upset about the relations between him and Pakistani journalist Mehr Tarar. Sunanda feared that Tharoor was going to divorce her, Singh has said. In her statement to the SDM...
  • Shashi Tharoor returns to Delhi, police says no plans to grill him in Sunanda death probe for now 11-01-2015 03:18 PM

    New Delhi: Congress MP Shashi Tharoor has arrived in New Delhi on Sunday but there is still no clarity on when he will be questioned in his wife Sunanda Pushkar death probe. The police said they have no plans to grill Tharoor for now. Tharoor was undergoing treatment for spondylitis...