Randeep Surjewala

  • Congress demands 'immediate action' against Amit Shah, asks why SP, EC were 'shying away' in the matter 09-04-2014 08:40 AM

    Stepping up pressure against BJP over alleged hate remarks of Amit Shah and Vasundhara Raje, Congress on Tuesday demanded immediate action against them wondering why the Uttar Pradesh government and the Election Commission were "shying away" in the matter. "Why the Samajwadi Party government and the Election Commission are shying...
  • BJP wants to make people fight, doesn't need a manifesto: Congress 05-04-2014 05:45 PM

    Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said that BJP does not require a manifesto as Amit Shah's language shows that BJP wants to instill feelings of revenge and make people fight. ...
  • Khurshid comes under fire over comments on SC, EC 13-03-2014 06:20 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid's comments in London in which he is said to have questioned the role of Supreme Court and Election Commission have drawn flak in various quarters. Reacting to the issue, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said that the comments had been made out of desperation. "Khurshid's diatribe...
  • Congress defends Rahul's 'Hitler' jibe at Modi 12-03-2014 05:42 PM

    New Delhi: In light of Rahul Gandhi's remarks comparing Narendra Modi to Adolf Hitler, Congress on Wednesday suggested it would be foolhardy not to hold the Gujarat Chief Minister responsible for the 2002 riots, which saw the killing of some 3,000 people, allegedly as part of a "planned conspiracy". "As...
  • BJP looking to shutdown welfare schemes, says Congress 29-01-2014 06:06 PM

    New Delhi: Hitting out at BJP over remarks by one of its leaders that the rural job scheme had made people "impotent" and not interested to work, Congress on Wednesday sought an apology from the Opposition party saying that the comments reflected its mindset of shutting down all welfare measures....
  • IAC protesters were mostly sacked Maruti workers: Haryana minister 22-10-2012 10:50 PM

    Chandigarh: Haryana Parliamentary Affairs Minister Randeep Surjewala on Monday claimed that the India Against Corruption (IAC) workers who protested outside the Delhi residence of Lok Sabha MP Deepender Hooda were "mostly workers dismissed by Maruti Udyog" following the recent violence at Manesar. "The action of the protesters breaking police barriers...