PRIYANKA GANDHI VADRA

  • Whether or not Priyanka joins politics is matter to be decided by Gandhi family: Shukla August 10, 2014

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla Sunday said that whether or not Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins politics is a matter to be solely decided by the Gandhi family, and people should leave the issue to them. "Nobody has a right to comment on the issue as the matter relates solely to the Gandhi...
  • Rahul visits Amethi, thanks people for support in elections July 25, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday visited villages in his parliamentary constituency and thanked people for their support in the recent Lok Sabha elections. Gandhi went to villages where Congress got the highest number of votes in a Block. Arriving from Lucknow by road, he drove to Babupur Sarraiya village in...
  • Rahul failed to connect with the people, says Kerala Home Minister June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: After Congress's decimation in the Lok Sabha elections, more voices of dissent are growing within the party and questions are being raised about party's Vice President Rahul Gandhi's way of functioning. Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala has joined the critics and lambasted Rahul for his single minded focus...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 28, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Priyanka should disclose husband's shining business model: BJP April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: On a day Priyanka Gandhi tore into the Gujarat model of development accusing Narendra Modi of selling thousands of acres of land to his "friends", BJP on Friday hit back asking her to disclose the "model" under which her husband Robert Vadra's business grew manifold even during recession. The...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 14, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Ex-coal secy releases book on Coalgate, wants CBI probe April 14, 2014

    The former coal secretary, PC Parakh, has now demanded that the Prime Minister's role be probed by the CBI. He claimed that the PM's authority was undermined and he allowed it to happen. In his tell-all book 'Crusader or Conspirator? Coalgate and other Truths', to be released on Tuesday, Parakh...
  • A Billion Votes: Is Priyanka more charismatic than Rahul as a leader? April 14, 2014

    Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Monday rubbished news reports that said she wanted to challenge BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi but was stopped by the party high command. However, Priyanka Gandhi told CNN-IBN, "I have always said my focus is on the two seats of Amethi and...
  • Congress acts on hoardings depicting Sonia Gandhi as ill October 16, 2013

    Lucknow:The Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee on Wednesday issued notices to its office bearers in Allahabad for putting up hoardings depicting Congress president Sonia Gandhi as "beemar" (ill). The hoardings also urged Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to contest from Phoolpur parliamentary constituency, once represented by the late prime minister Jawahar Lal Nehru. Confirming that...
  • 'Priyanka conviced Rahul to take over as Congress VP' January 20, 2013

    New Delhi: In a game changing move, the Congress on Saturday appointed Rahul Gandhi as the Vice President of the party at the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting in Jaipur making the clamour to make him the party's prime ministerial candidate only grow louder. Defence Minister AK Antony proposed Rahul's...
  • UP Polls: PM, Advani, Maya pitch tent in Kanpur February 17, 2012

    New Delhi: All eyes will be on Kanpur on Friday as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, BJP leader LK Advani and BSP chief and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati launch their campaigns there. Singh will be addressing a rally at the Moti Jheel grounds in the afternoon. The city has proved lucky...
  • Opinion: Will it be Rahul Vs Priyanka? February 16, 2012

    It's a choice that a lot of people may have to make. One of them is the heir apparent in a democracy, itself a contradiction in terms. The other radiates charm and capability in a way that remind people of her grandmother. Neither has been tested yet. Only one of...
  • I will join politics if Rahul wants: Priyanka Gandhi January 17, 2012

    Rae Bareli: For the first time Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has indicated that she is open to joining active politics if Rahul Gandhi asks her to do so. Priyanka made the statement on Tuesday during the campaign trail in Amethi and Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly polls. Priyanka...
  • UP: Priyanka to join Rahul in poll campaigns January 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be joining her brother Rahul Gandhi in his campaign in the Assembly Election bound Uttar Pradesh from January 13 to 15. Unlike previous occasions Priyanka will not restrict herself to Rahul and Sonia's constituencies of Amethi and Rae Bareili, that will be a big morale...
  • Sonia returns to India after treatment in US September 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi returned to India after treatment in US for over a month. Sonia reached New Delhi at 3 am on Thursday morning and was accompanied by her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. The 64yearold Congress President underwent surgery for an undisclosed illness at a US hospital on...
  • I am no one to forgive Nalini: Priyanka Gandhi August 29, 2011

    Priyanka Gandhi talks about why she made a visit to Nalini, one of the accused in Rajiv Gandhi's assassination, and if she has forgiven her father's assassin. ...
  • Rajiv Gandhi trust flouts land laws: Haryana HC August 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The Punjab and Haryana High Court pulled up the Hooda government on Monday for flouting land laws in order to aid the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust in Gurgaon's Ulawas village. It is being reported that the site for the Indira Gandhi Eye Hospital and Research Centre in Gurgaon's...
  • Rahul Gandhi has 67,921 followers on Facebook August 29, 2010

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi is a hit on Facebook. He has a fan page following of 67,921 people which could be among the largest for any leader in the country on the popular social networking site. Moreover, Gandhi's facebook account, which Congress says has not been created by him, has 4,999 friends...
  • Priyanka Gandhi urges people to vote to fight militancy November 29, 2008

    New Delhi: United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhis daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today appealed to the people of Delhi to cast their vote on Saturday and neutralise the terror tactics of militants. Priyanka was among the first few to cast her vote this morning along with her husband Robert...
  • No cue from Cong, DMK govt sits on Rajiv killer's plea June 10, 2008

    Chennai: The DMK government in Tamil Nadu hasn't made up its mind on the mercy petition Nalini Sriharan, who is serving life imprisonment for her role in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. Nalini met Priyanka Vadra, daughter of the assassinated leader, in Vellore jail in March and later...