Rahul Gandhi

  • Rahul joins Priyanka in attacking Modi on snoopgate 24-04-2014 03:55 PM

    Rahul Gandhi on Thursday joined his sister Priyanka Gandhi in attacking Narendra Modi over snoopgate controversy, saying Gujarat government has no regard for women as it gets their phones tapped. Addressing an election rally at Hargaon, he alleged that Modi gave 45,000 acres of agricultural land to an industrialist though...
  • Pamphlets using abusive language against Rahul, Priyanka seized 23-04-2014 11:12 PM

    An FIR was lodged on Wednesday against unidentified persons for distributing pamphlets and booklets using abusive language against Rahul Gandhi, his sister Priyanka and Jawaharlal Nehru in Kashipur area of Udham Singh Nagar district. District administration said some pamphlets and booklets using indecent language against the Gandhi family, including Congress...
  • I will criticise Modi even if BJP comes to power: Omar Abdullah 23-04-2014 10:13 PM

    New Delhi: Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Wednesday launched a vehement attack on the BJP and its prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi saying that no efforts were spared by the saffron party to make sure that the people were divided on communal lines....
  • News 360: AAP's Somnath Bharti beaten up by BJP wokers in Varanasi 23-04-2014 08:41 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party supporters beat up Aam Aadmi Party leader Somnath Bharti during the filming television show on India TV. The incident took place up at Assi Ghat in Varanasi. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal was in Varanasi on Wednesday to file his nomination papers. ...
  • Arvind Kejriwal pips Narendra Modi in Time magazine's poll 23-04-2014 04:55 PM

    New York: Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal is leading the Time magazine's readers poll of 100 Most Influential People in the world with the highest percentage of 'yes' votes, pipping BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and American singer Katy Perry. With some three weeks left in India's marathon...
  • LS polls: Modi, Rahul to address rallies in tribal areas of Gujarat 23-04-2014 04:31 PM

    Vadodara: BJP's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will address public meetings in tribal-dominated areas in Central Gujarat on April 26. Modi, who is contesting from Vadodara as well as Varanasi constituencies, will address a rally on Thursday and at Pavijetpur, which falls under Chhota Udepur...
  • Kejriwal blames Modi, Rahul for 'helicopter politics' 23-04-2014 12:55 PM

    Varanasi: AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal, in Varanasi, targetted BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for travelling in helicopters and being aloof from the common man. Recalling his experience from his recent visit to Amethi, he said that the people don't get to see Rahul....
  • Riots will take place across India if Modi becomes PM: Ajit Singh 23-04-2014 10:57 AM

    Mathura: Taking a dig at BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh while addressing a rally in Mathura on Tuesday claimed that communal riots will take place across the country if Modi came to power. During the rally which was also attended by Congress vice...
  • Modi can never be a secular leader like Vajpayee: Farooq Abdullah 23-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Srinagar: Hitting out at the Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, National Conference leader and union minister Farooq Abdullah said that he can never be a secular leader like former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. "Vajpayee was also from the RSS but he was a modern man and...
  • UPA III will give houses, medical facilities to poor: Rahul Gandhi 22-04-2014 10:57 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday promised the poor living in Chhattisgarh that UPA III would provide them free housing and medical facilities if it returns to power. "In keeping with your expectation, if UPA III forms government at the centre, we will provide you free houses and medical...
  • News 360: EC's notice to Giriraj Singh over his controversial remarks 22-04-2014 08:42 PM

    The Election Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to BJP leader Giriraj Singh for his controversial remarks that those who will oppose Narendra Modi will have to go Pakistan. The Commission has banned Singh from holding any public rallies or meetings and gave time till April 24 to file a...
  • A Billion Votes: UPA facing anti-incumbency, admits Rahul Gandhi 22-04-2014 07:40 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi admitted that the UPA government is facing anti-incumbency. In an interview to TV18's ETV the Gandhi scion said, "10 years is not a small period. It is a long period. There is anti-incumbency." ...
  • UPA made some mistakes during its 10 years tenure, says Rahul Gandhi 22-04-2014 07:36 PM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accepted that the party-led United Progressive Alliance has made some mistakes during its 10 years regime. He was, however, quick to give credit to the government for bringing various schemes. In an interview to TV18's ETV Rahul said, "I also accept...
  • LS polls: Is Congress worried about Rahul Gandhi's Amethi seat? 22-04-2014 05:24 PM

    Is the Congress getting the jitters in Amethi, a high-profile constituency long considered a pocket borough of the Gandhis? While no Congressman openly talks about it, senior leaders concede in private of an "opposition onslaught" that was "worrying if not frightening". They are emphatic that incumbent MP Rahul Gandhi will...
  • Rahul Gandhi to share dais with RLD's Jayant Chaudhary in Mathura 22-04-2014 08:50 AM

    Mathura: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will hold a rally with Rashtriya Lok Dal general secretary Jayant Chaudhary in Mathura on Tuesday. The joint rally aims to counter the stiff challenge from BJP candidate Hema Malini. Jayant is Member of Parliament from Mathura. Today is the last day of campaigning...
  • Lok Sabha election live blog: April 22 22-04-2014 08:48 AM

    Here are the latest updates related to Lok Sabha polls 2014. ...
  • Smriti Irani accuses Rahul Gandhi of neglecting his constituency 22-04-2014 08:18 AM

    BJP nominee from Amethi Lok Sabha seat Smriti Irani on Monday accused Rahul Gandhi of "neglecting" his constituency and said despite his talks about education, its condition was poor in the area. "Rahul Gandhi Ji talk of higher system of education but in Amethi its condition is very poor. Computer...
  • Campaigning in 117 constituencies for 6th phase to end today 22-04-2014 08:06 AM

    New Delhi: Campaigning for the crucial sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections in 117 constituencies will end on Tuesday. The 117 constituencies across 12 states will go for voting on April 24. Milind Deora, Meera Sanyal, Shahnawaz Hussain, Tariq Anwar, Mohammad Taslimuddin are amongst the big names in the fray....
  • Congress believes in action, BJP only talks: Rahul Gandhi 21-04-2014 08:48 PM

    Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi addresses a rally in Bemetara, Chhattisgarh. While addressing a rally, Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at Narendra Modi, says some person come randomly and says that I will show you how to work. We have worked for 60 years and now new people will teach us....
  • Sonia, Rahul have done nothing for the nation: Modi 21-04-2014 08:08 PM

    New Delhi: BJP prime ministerial nominee and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi continued to campaign aggresively against Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi saying the mother-duo didn't do anything for the nation. "Everyone in Congress is making a strategy of 'Modi roko'. They think if Modi comes...
  • Pawar did not attend Rahul's rally due to a technical snag in his chopper: NCP 21-04-2014 06:20 PM

    New Delhi: A day after NCP chief Sharad Pawar skipped Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's rally in Mumbai, party leader DP Tripathi rebutted claims that Pawar pulled out of the joint rally because Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi cancelled her one-day Maharashtra tour, citing health reasons. "This is all speculative news,...
  • Congress will now go alone in Tamil Nadu: Rahul Gandhi 21-04-2014 05:33 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said in future also, the party will stand alone in Tamil Nadu and bring a government liked by the people. Addressing an election rally in Ramanathapuram, about 520 km from Chennai, he said: I am proud to see Congress cadres working enthusiastically in...
  • Rahul Gandhi to address rallies in three states on Tuesday 21-04-2014 05:10 PM

    Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will hold rallies in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh on Tuesday, his office said. Gandhi will first hold a public meeting in Alwar in Rajasthan. The party candidate from the parliamentary constituency is Minister of State for Sports and Defence Jitendra Singh, who is considered...
  • Will pass Women's quota bill if Congress forms government: Rahul 21-04-2014 02:33 PM

    Ramanathpuram: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has been singing the same tune of RTI and women empowerment in all his election rallies. At a rally in Tamil Nadu on Monday, Rahul once again said that the Congress has given tools to people becuase of which corruption is visible. "The Congress...
  • CJ Youngistan: A song that defines the top three PM candidates 21-04-2014 11:20 AM

    Man.Goes Human, a Delhi based experimental/Indie band sings about the three Prime Ministerial aspirants. ...
  • Mumbai: Sharad Pawar skips Rahul Gandhi's rally, Congress embarrassed 21-04-2014 10:53 AM

    Sharad Pawar was earlier scheduled to share the dais with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi at a joint NCP-Congress rally, that was meant to be a show of strength. But Sonia Gandhi pulled out of the rally stating ill-health. The NCP chief then decided to skip...
  • Rahul criticises Modi's claims about Gujarat development 21-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Taking a dig at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took him to task in Dhar on Sunday, for claiming that Gujarat developed purely because of his (Modi) magic. Without naming Modi, Rahul said, "He used to say that development which took place in Gujarat...
  • Narendra Modi never speaks the truth, says Jairam Ramesh 21-04-2014 07:48 AM

    Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday accused BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of never speaking truth. "I would not comment on any allegations levelled by Modi as he never speaks truth," the Union Rural Development Minister said at a press conference in Dhanbad. Rejecting to BJP's claim that there...
  • Lok Sabha election live blog: April 21 21-04-2014 07:46 AM

    Here are the latest updates related to Lok Sabha polls 2014. ...
  • CJ Youngistan: Neville 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. ...