Rahul Gandhi

  • CJ Youngistan: Nevill Shah's comical take on elections 21-04-2014 01:06 AM

    Stand-up comic Neville Shah's comical take on the political news events of the week. Watch, it will get you laughing. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 21-04-2014 12:54 AM

    In this episode: From rights of transgenders to the absence of basic civic amenities, young voters pick up CJ mike to raise the issues that affect their vote. Also, more spoofs, songs and youth voices about major election related developments of the week. ...
  • Gujaratis toiled hard, but Modi hogging credit, says Rahul 20-04-2014 10:05 PM

    Mumbai: In a blistering attack on Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that though Gujarat model was created by the people of the state, BJP's prime ministerial nominee Modi is hogging credit for it. "Gujarat model of development was created by the people of the state. Is...
  • Sharad Pawar skips Rahul Gandhi's rally, doesn't share stage with him 20-04-2014 09:03 PM

    Mumbai: NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday skipped Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's election rally organised in Mumbai. The NCP chief reportedly pulled out of the joint rally after Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi cancelled her one-day Maharashtra tour, citing health reasons. The NCP said Sharad Pawar had originally changed his...
  • Congress is a mother-son party, says Ramdev 20-04-2014 06:35 PM

    Launching a frontal attack onNehru-Gandhi family, Yoga guru and supporter of Narendra Modi,Baba Ramdev on Sunday criticized the Congress, calling it a partyof 'Maa-Beta' (mother and son). "Supreme Prime Minister is Sonia and her son Rahul Gandhi.Yeh maa-beta party desh ko chala rahe hain (The party ofmother and son is...
  • Surge in BJP and Modi wave marks end of Congress era: Venkaiah 20-04-2014 04:53 PM

    Hyderabad: Claiming that the "wave" in favour of BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is getting stronger, senior party leader M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the "Congress era" is coming to an end. "The only way for better future of the country is the BJP coming back...
  • Only industrialists will benefit from BJP government: Rahul Gandhi 20-04-2014 04:26 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday came down heavily on the Gujarat model of development touted by the BJP and its prime ministerial aspirant Narendra Modi. Gandhi said it is more of a "toffee model" that has benefitted only some industrialists in the western state while ignoring the interests...
  • Rahul Gandhi failed to look after Amethi, says Modi 20-04-2014 04:11 PM

    BJP leader Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and questioned his ability to take care of the nation when he couldn't look after Amethi - his Lok Sabha constituency while he was addressing a rally in Bilaspur. "His mother (Sonia Gandhi) is urging the people of...
  • How will Rahul work for India when he couldn't develop Amethi: Modi 20-04-2014 03:50 PM

    Bishrampur: After Congress President Sonia Gandhi said that she was giving her son to the people of Amethi and wanted them to take care of him, BJP leader Narendra Modi said that how can Rahul Gandhi be expected to take care of the country if he cannot even manage manage...
  • Rahul Gandhi failed to look after Amethi: Narendra Modi 20-04-2014 02:19 PM

    Bishrampur: BJP leader Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and questioned his ability to take care of the nation when he couldn't look after Amethi - his Lok Sabha constituency. "His mother (Sonia Gandhi) is urging the people of Amethi to look after her son whereas...
  • Live: Rahul Gandhi addresses election in Karauli 20-04-2014 12:39 PM

    Eyeing at Lok Sabha elections, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is set to address an election meeting in Rajasthan's Karauli on Sunday. In the meeting which is to take place in Trilokchand Mathur stadium in Karauli, Rahul will be accompanied by senior Congress leader Kumari Selja, AICC secretary Mirza Irshad Beg,...
  • Modi to hold 5 rallies today; Kejriwal to campaign in Amethi 20-04-2014 09:08 AM

    New Delhi: As a last-ditch effort to woo the voters ahead of the polls, several political parties including the BJP and the AAP will be holding rallies across the country on Sunday. Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will be holding five rallies on Sunday. He will address...
  • Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for Kumar Vishwas in Amethi today 20-04-2014 08:54 AM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for Kumar Vishwas in Amethi on Sunday. Amethi goes to polls on May 7. Vishwas will be contesting against Rahul Gandhi and Smriti Irani in the constituency. The Uttar Pradesh police had on Friday night registered a complaint against Vishwas and hundred others for...
  • BJP's ideology is dividing people: Rahul Gandhi 19-04-2014 08:38 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party saying its ideology is dividing people. While addressing a rally, Rahul said, "The BJP's ideology is dividing Hindu and Muslims." ...
  • 'No vacancy' for leadership role for Priyanka in Congress: Tharoor 19-04-2014 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: With Sonia and Rahul Gandhi at the top, the Congress has "no vacancy" for a leadership role, party leader Shashi Tharoor said on Saturday amidst speculation that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra could assume a bigger responsibility in the organisation. "The Congress has a President and a Vice-President, who is...
  • Bengal women are worst sufferers, says Rahul Gandhi 19-04-2014 05:59 PM

    Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday launched a scathing attack on the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) government in the state saying that the women in Bengal were the worst sufferers despite having a lady chief minister. "Women in Bengal are the worst sufferers in the whole country though the state...
  • BJP, Narendra Modi are dividing India like the British: Rahul Gandhi 19-04-2014 05:00 PM

    Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of instigating people to divide the country like the British. In his fourth visit to the state for poll campaigning, the Congress leader blasted the BJP for allegedly "dividing the country like the British...
  • BJP paying only lip service to women, says Rahul Gandhi 19-04-2014 04:49 PM

    Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused BJP of paying "only lip service to women" and said its posters carried the picture of Narendra Modi even while speaking of strengthening women. "BJP talks about strengthening women. I have seen their posters in Delhi talking about it but there is a...
  • Mamata government saving those involved in Saradha scam: Rahul 19-04-2014 04:19 PM

    Malda: Hitting hard on the Mamata Banerjee government on the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam, Rahul Gandhi today accused it of not taking action against those involved and instead trying to save them. "The government here has not done anything for two years. 20 lakh people have been affected (by the...
  • FIR against Kumar Vishwas for staging dharna inside police station 19-04-2014 02:49 PM

    A complaint has been lodged against AAP candidate Kumar Vishwas and hundred others for staging adharna inside a police station, police sources said here on Saturday. The AAP leader and others sat in the premises to press for an FIR against Priyanka Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, and some Congress workers, alleging...
  • Rahul’s vision limited to balloons and toffees: Raman Singh 19-04-2014 01:21 PM

    Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhis vision is limited to balloons and toffees and his only USP in politics is that he belongs to the Gandhi family, says Chhattisgarhs chief minister Raman Singh. As the war of words intensifies between BJP and Congress in the ongoing polls, 61-year-old Singh said the Gandhi...
  • Sonia Gandhi: We are committed to working for the poor, food and health are priority 19-04-2014 10:03 AM

    Strong winds damaged the stage built for Congress president Sonia Gandhi's address in Amethi on Saturday. Sonia is scheduled to address rally for the first time for her son in his constituency. During her day-long visit Gandhi (Sonia) would address an election meeting in Nandmahar area of the constituency and...
  • Lok Sabha election: How the day unfolded on April 19 19-04-2014 07:44 AM

    Lok Sabha Election Live Blog: April 19 ...
  • Kings & Queens: Can Rahul Gandhi save the sinking Congress in 2014 polls? 18-04-2014 11:39 PM

    In this episode of Kings & Queens, watch the political journey of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and his role in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • BJP's Smriti Irani offers Gujarat model in Congress's bastion Amethi 18-04-2014 09:28 PM

    Amethi will see development on the lines of the Gujarat model if the BJP comes to power at the Centre, actor-turned-party candidate Smriti Irani said on Friday. Addressing an election rally in Raniganj, Irani said, "Jab Amethi me kamal (lotus - the symbol of BJP) khilega toh yahan ki sari...
  • Transgender Sonam in poll fray against Rahul, Irani 18-04-2014 09:02 PM

    Amethi: Asserting that "hijras" can do a better job than others in Parliament, transgender Sonam Kinnar has entered the poll fray against sitting MP and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from Amethi in what the spirited debutant terms the emergence of the 'third front' in Indian politics. Sonam filed nomination...
  • Modi says 'mother-son duo' running UPA government, not the PM 18-04-2014 07:12 PM

    Betul: There seems no stop to scathing attacks by the Congress and BJP on each other. Banking on Manmohan Singh's former advisor Sanjaya Baru's book, Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at the Congress saying that the UPA government was run by the Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. "Mother-son are...
  • Can Priyanka Gandhi enter politics without disowning Robert Vadra?

    Unapologetically Right |  Tuhin A Sinha
    With the Congress headed towards its worst ever performance, sooner than later, Rahul Gandhi will have to face the music. Already there was dissenting voices...

  • Once a critic, Smriti Irani hardsells Modi image to woo voters 18-04-2014 02:05 PM

    BJP's Lok Sabha candidate in this Nehru-Gandhi bastion, Smriti Irani, is hardselling Narendra Modi's 'Vikas Purush' image among the people here who know her more as 'Tulsi', the quintessential 'bahu' she played on small screen, than as a politician. As she addresses one meeting after another in the rural interiors...
  • Kumar Vishwas claims threat to life, to move EC against Priyanka, Rahul 18-04-2014 11:43 AM

    Amethi: Aam Admi Party's (AAP) Amethi candidate Kumar Vishwas is set to file a complaint with the Election Commission and the police against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi. Vishwas has claimed that there are threats to his life and Priyanka had invited the person who...