Rahul Gandhi

  • Congress unable to digest out 'Good Governance': Naqvi 6 hours 33 minutes ago

    BJP spokesperson Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in response to the allegations of Congress president Sonia Gandhi that BJP is riding on schemes of UPA government said, Congress is unable to digest our 'Good Governance'. ...
  • Rahul's roadmap for Congress: 'a tsunami of women' to break barriers 9 hours 11 minutes ago

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi addressed party workers in Delhi on Wednesday on the occasion of Rajiv Gandhi's 70th birth anniversary. ...
  • Modi government took credit for schemes introduced by Congress, says Sonia Gandhi 15 hours 39 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of taking credit for the schemes and programmes of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government and stated that despite doing so much, the Congress-led alliance lost in the Lok Sabha polls as people got misled by false...
  • Sonia, Rahul to take up women's reservation bill in big way: Congress 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress plans to raise the issue of the lapsed Women's Reservation Bill in a big way with party President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi set to flag their concerns over the issue during a meeting of eight thousand-odd Mahila Congress members on Wednesday. The All-India Conference...
  • Rahul not responsible for Congress' defeat in LS polls: Antony 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Rejecting criticism about Rahul Gandhi's leadership, Congress leader AK Antony on Friday said he was not responsible for the party's Lok Sabha poll debacle and exuded optimism that it will revive under Sonia Gandhi and Rahul. Antony, who headed a committee that probed the reasons for the party's poll...
  • Antony panel submits report on Congress's poll debacle to Sonia Gandhi 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Nearly three months after its biggest debacle ever in the Lok Sabha elections, senior Congress leader AK Antony submitted his report to Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday. In his report, Antony has blamed the loss on anti-Congress media coverage, poor local leadership, corruption, inflation and infighting in...
  • Silent on the first day, Rahul likely to lead the Congress in communal violence debate today 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The Congress is ready to take on the government in the Lok Sabha for the second day on Thursday over the communal violence debate. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is likely to lead the party in Parliament even as he chose to remain silent during Wednesday's session. Congress Leader...
  • Congress gives adjournment notice in Lok Sabha to discuss communal violence issue 1 week ago

    New Delhi: The Congress party has given an adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday to discuss the issue of rising incidents of communal violence in the country. Party President Sonia Gandhi has once again hit out at the Narendra Modi government on the issue of communal violence. Addressing Congress...
  • Lok Sabha to discuss Communal Violence Bill today August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The Lok Sabha is likely to discuss the Communal Violence Bill on Tuesday and all eyes will be set on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who had stormed the well of the House last week over the issue. The Lower House has listed a discussion on rising incidents of...
  • Discussion on Communal Violence Bill deferred till Tuesday: sources August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: The discussion on Communal Violence Bill has been deferred till Tuesday, said sources on Monday. The discussion was slated for Monday after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's outburst in Lok Sabha over the rising incidents of communal violence on Monday. Rahul Gandhi, who stormed the well in the...
  • Lok Sabha to discuss Communal Violence Bill today, all eyes on Rahul August 11, 2014

    New Delhi: After Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's outburst in Lok Sabha over the Communal Violence Bill, Parliament will discuss the rising incidents of communal violence on Monday. The Lok Sabha has listed a discussion on communal violence after the question hour and a discussion on atrocities against women and...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on books on former PM Manmohan Singh August 10, 2014

    Former PM Manmohan Singh is yet again facing a controversy from books after Natwar Singh revealed details about his book. Singh's daughter Daman Singh has also penned her father's biography. She said it was "upsetting" that the public opinion had turned against him towards the end of his 10-year rule. ...
  • Amar Singh backs Rahul Gandhi's stand on communal violence in UP August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his comments against the Bharatiya Janata Party on communal violence in Uttar Pradesh, the Gandhi scion has found support from Former Samajwadi Party leader and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh. "I think his...
  • Omar Abdullah applauds 'political transformation' of Rahul Gandhi August 9, 2014

    Udhampur: Two days after Rahul Gandhi stormed the Well in Lok Sabha over "rising" communal violence, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday applauded his "political transformation" and said it is good sign for the Congress in these "difficult" times. Omar praised the "aggressive" posture and said the Congress...
  • Congress is behind communal riots in UP: BJP August 9, 2014

    Senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said that Congress is the biggest party that spreads communalism. "Congress along with Samajwadi Party working together and in Uttar Pradesh," he said. ...
  • BJP hits back at Rahul, says Congress should give up its arrogance August 9, 2014

    Sohna: Hitting back at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for saying that communal riots in Uttar Pradesh were executed deliberately, the Bharatiya Janata Party has said that he should think about the welfare of his own party. "Rahul Gandhi should introspect and decide the direction of his own party. Congress...
  • Priyanka dismisses reports of her taking up important Congress post August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Days after reports suggested that Priyanka Gandhi may assume a larger role within the Congress ahead of the upcoming assembly elections in several states, she herself has denied the reports calling them baseless. Priyanka clarified that she is not assuming posts within the Congress or joining active politics. She...
  • After Rahul's outburst over Communal Violence Bill, discussion likely on Monday August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: After Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's outburst in the Lok Sabha over the Communal Violence Bill, party said that a discussion on rising incidents of communal violence in the country is likely to take place on Monday. Senior party leader Mallikarjun Kharge said. "They have agreed for a discussion...
  • Posters spring up in Bhopal urging Priyanka to take a formal role in Congress August 7, 2014

    Bhopal:The Congress may be downplaying the clamour for Priyanka Gandhi Vadra among the party workers. But, it has not stopped party workers from demanding that she be given an important position in the party to revive its dwindling fortunes. Huge posters urging her to save the party by strengthening the...
  • National Herald case: Court to hear matter against Sonia, Rahul on August 28 August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court, which had issued summons against Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and others, on Thursday deferred till August 28 hearing in the case filed by BJP leader Subramanian Swamy in the matter pertaining to acquisition of National Herald daily. Metropolitan Magistrate Gomati Manocha postponed the matter...
  • Congress defends Rahul Gandhi, Aiyar flays Jaitley for allegations of internal rebellion August 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress has defended party Vice President Rahul Gandhi's protest in Parliament on Wednesday. Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has also rejected the Bharatiya Janata Party's claims that it is aimed to quell clamour for Priyanka Gandhi's entry into the party. Aiyar lashed out at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 6, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Can the congress survive without the Gandhis? August 6, 2014

    Both Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi have got into the damage control mode and the latter will lead the Congress charge on all major issues inside as well as outside Parliament. As part of the strategy Rahul led protests in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday and...
  • News 360: Passengers push train to free trapped commuter in Perth August 6, 2014

    After realising the staff members' incapacity to rescue a man struck between the platform and train, all the people on station pushed and tilted the train to rescue the man. The incident took place in Perth, Australia. ...
  • Rahul's new avatar in Lok Sabha a well thought strategy by Congress August 6, 2014

    Facing an unprecedented criticism, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi displayed some rare aggression and stormed into the well of the Lower House on the issue of communal violence. But Rahul's new avatar inside Lok Sabha, where he has usually remained silent, is a part of a well thought out strategy....
  • Sonia Gandhi brushes aside Arun Jaitley's allegations of rebellion in Congress August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday brushed aside Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's allegations of rebellion within her party. Sonia said, "Let them say what they want to." The remarks came after Jaitley said that the Congress was facing an internal coup. "The Congress is facing a coup within the...
  • National Herald case: HC stays lower court's summons to Gandhis till August 13 August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has stayed a lower court's summons to Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi in the National Herald case till August 13. The Congress leaders were summoned in relation to the alleged misappropriation of assets worth Rs 2000 crore of the National Herald newspaper. Senior Congress leader...
  • There's a coup within the Congress, don't drag the Speaker into the mess: Jaitley to Rahul August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Hitting out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for calling Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan 'partial', the Bharatiya janata Party on Wednesday said that the Congress was facing an internal coup. Finance Minister and BJP MP Arun Jaitley said, "The Congress is facing a coup within the party....
  • Leading protests in the Lok Sabha a part of Rahul Gandhi's strategy to revive the Congress August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: After its worst-ever performance in the Lok Sabha elections which saw just 44 of its candidates winning, a desperate Congress is trying out a new strategy to remain relevant in national politics. Both Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi have got into the damage control mode...
  • Rahul's comments against Lok Sabha Speaker uncalled for, says BJP August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: After an unusually aggressive Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi blamed the Speaker for being partial in the Lok Sabha, BJP and Shiv Sena MPs critised him for his behaviour towards the Chair. "I am glad that he has woken up. It is wrong to raise questions on the role...