Varun Gandhi Hate Speech

  • Varun Gandhi's speeches give him trouble again July 3, 2009

    Lucknow: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi's alleged hate speeches have landed him in fresh trouble with the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday sanctioning legal action against him for promoting communal disharmony. "We have given the nod to the Pilibhit district administration to start proceedings against Varun under the Section...
  • Mother Maneka becomes Varun's voice in BJP June 21, 2009

    New Delhi: A forensic laboratory has allegedly established that videotapes which showed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi making hate speeches in Pilibhit were not doctored. The Forensic Science Laboratory in Hyderabad on Saturday submitted a report to the district magistrate of Pilibhit, saying it was Varun's voice in the...
  • BJP scores; NSA against Varun revoked May 9, 2009

    New Delhi: The advisory board of the Allahabad High Court has "strongly recommended immediate revocation" of the National Security Act (NSA) against Varun Gandhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate in Pilibhit, for his alleged hate speeches against Muslims. The board, headed by Justice Pradeep Kant, announced the decision on Friday. The Uttar...
  • Varun promises SC he won't give hate speech April 20, 2009

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi on Monday filed a fresh affidavit before the Supreme Court, promising that he will not make inflammatory speeches. Gandhi was earlier directed to file fresh affidavits of undertaking before jail superintendent, Etah, and also to the apex court. A bench comprising Chief Justice...
  • Mouth shut, Varun Gandhi explains his politics April 17, 2009

    New Delhi: A day after being released from jail on parole, Bharatiya Janata Party's Lok Sabha candidate from Pilibhit Varun Gandhi said on Friday that he had never advocated violence in politics but would continue to raise voice against "anti-national forces". Varun Gandhi, charged under the National Security Act (NSA) for...
  • Watch: Varun Gandhi, a free man for 14 days April 16, 2009

    Varun Gandhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader jailed for his hate speeches, was on Thursday released from a prison in Etah after the Supreme Court granted him two-week parole earlier in the day. ...
  • Varun Gandhi released from jail after 20 days April 17, 2009

    Etah: Varun Gandhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader jailed for his hate speeches, was on Thursday released from a prison in Etah after the Supreme Court granted him two-week parole earlier in the day. IANS reports Varun walked out at around 1830 hrs IST to a tumultuous welcome from party...
  • SC orders release of Varun Gandhi on parole April 16, 2009

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday granted two weeks parole to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi, who is in prison for giving inflammatory speeches in Pilibhit town of Uttar Pradesh. Varun, the BJP candidate in Pilibhit, will be released from Etah jail on Thursday evening. The UP...
  • Lalu boasts, says he would run roller over Varun April 7, 2009

    Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad on Monday said that had he been the country's Home Minister he would have run a "roller" over Varun Gandhi for his hate speeches against Muslims and bothered about the consequences later. Speaking at an election rally in Kishanganj in Bihar, Lalu Prasad...
  • Varun Gandhi gets bail but NSA keeps him in jail March 30, 2009

    Pilibhit: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi was on Monday granted bail by a court here in two criminal cases against him, but he will remain behind bars as he also faces charges under the stringent National Security Act (NSA). Pilibhit Chief Judicial Magistrate Vipin Kumar granted him bail...