Nehru Gandhi Family

  • 'Narasimha Rao was against Sonia as Cong chief' July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Why should the Congress party be hitched to the Nehru-Gandhi family like train compartments to the engine was how the late PV Narasimha Rao reacted to the suggestion that Sonia Gandhi be made the Congress chief after the assassination of her husband Rajiv Gandhi in May, 1991. This has...
  • Remove Gandhi, Nehru cartoons: NCERT panel July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The Government-appointed committee looking into the controversy surrounding political caricatures in the school textbooks has submitted its recommendations. The NCERT panel said that cartoons with negative references to politicians and bureaucrats should be removed from the textbooks. It found that current textbooks carry too many cartoons of the Nehru-Gandhi...
  • Battle for the states: Is UP heading for a fractured verdict? February 16, 2012

    The incident-free third phase of the seven-part elections in the state will decide the fate of three cabinet ministers....
  • UP polls: 3rd phase records around 56 pc turnout February 15, 2012

    Lucknow: Around 56 per cent of the 1.75-strong electorate on Wednesday exercised its franchise for 56 seats in the third phase of the UP assembly polls in which Mayawati's ruling BSP is facing a strong challenge from Congress, SP and BJP. The incident-free third phase of the seven-part elections in the...
  • Arjun ends row, bows before Cong's first family May 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Human Resources Development Minister Arjun Singh has buried his mild dissent against the Nehru-Gandhi family and reaffirmed that he is their loyalist. Singh, while speaking at a function to release a book on his public life, had questioned Congress’ commitment to inner democracy and to “loyalty”. “The yardstick for measuring...