Political Rally

  • Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul to visit poll-bound Rajasthan in September September 14, 2013

    Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will visit poll-bound Rajasthan in September to attend foundation-laying ceremonies of various projects and address political rallies. The leaders will address rallies in Barmer, Bhilwara, Kishangarh (Ajmer) and Baran districts from September 17 to 22, state PCC Chief Chandrabhan...
  • Don't use currency notes for making garlands: RBI September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Making garlands of currency notes, a practice followed in Indian marriages and political rallies, has been sought to be discouraged by the Reserve Bank. "The Reserve Bank of India has appealed to members of public not to use banknotes for making garlands, decorating pandals and places of worship or for...
  • BJP to hold more Modi rallies in South India August 18, 2013

    Buoyed by the "success" of the recent rally of its star campaigner Narendra Modi at Hyderabad, BJP is planning to hold more public meetings of the Gujarat Chief Minister in the southern states to reach out to the people there. The rally was "very successful" in Hyderabad, where over one lakh...
  • Bangladesh bans political rallies for one month May 20, 2013

    Dhaka: Bangladesh on Sunday slapped a ban on political rallies for a month to maintain law and order in the wake of deadly protests by Islamists that left at least 28 people dead earlier in May 2013. "Some political parties have caused a law and order problem in the name...
  • Nagaland elections: Sonia Gandhi to campaign on Feb 7 February 6, 2013

    Kohima: Congress President Sonia Gandhi will visit Nagaland on February 7 to campaign for the February 23 Assembly elections in the state. She will address two public meetings at Mokokchung and Dimapur districts respectively on February 7, Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) General Secretary (Admn) Medokul Sophie said. As part of...
  • No rallies please, we are Bangaloreans say citizens November 20, 2008

    Bangalore: Citizens of Bangalore have decided enough is enough! The traffic menace is compounded by political rallies, the latest trigger being a JDSled farmer rally in the IT hub of India. Bangaloreans are quite used to traffic jams. But recently when a political rally organised by former CM Kumaraswamy's ...