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Rahul Gandhi Should Return As Congress President: Salman Khurshid

Rahul Gandhi should return as the president of the Congress, senior party leader Salman Khurshid said on Saturday, days after he remarked that the party was not able to introspect its Lok Sabha poll......

Rahul Gandhi Should Return As Congress President: Salman Khurshid

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"Very Difficult To Replace Rahul Gandhi": Congress's Salman Khurshid Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid said today that the party cannot afford to let Rahul Gandhi quit the president's post since it will be difficult to replace him. Rahul Gandhi had offered to quit......
13:42 2019-06-03

"Problem Is Our Leader Has Walked Away": Salman Khurshid On Rahul Gandhi As the Congress gasps for survival after its second straight national election defeat, infighting in several states and an exodus of party leaders, a senior leader has said that the "biggest problem"......
08:28 2019-10-09

Nehru-Gandhi Family In Leadership Important For Congress: Salman Khurshid Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said it is important for the Congress to have a prominent member of the Nehru-Gandhi family in the leadership of the party....
09:42 2019-08-18

Don't Know Why New Congress Chief Not Chosen Yet, Says Salman Khurshid Congress leader Salman Khurshid today called for immediate action to choose the next party president in the wake of Rahul Gandhi's resignation after the BJP's emphatic victory in the Lok Sabha......
20:00 2019-07-15

"Silly, Ungrateful" To Change Congress Leadership, Says Salman Khurshid The Nehru-Gandhi family is the largest vote-getter for the Congress, senior party leader Salman Khurshid said Monday and claimed that leadership change in tough times for the organisation will be......
18:42 2019-05-27

Rahul Gandhi Drops "President, Congress" From Twitter Bio. Now Says This Rahul Gandhi has removed his designation "President, Indian National Congress" from his Twitter profile after he shared an open letter in which he listed reasons for his resignation as the party......
19:14 2019-07-03

"Rahul Gandhi Was, Is, Will Remain Congress President": Randeep Surjewala Weeks after Congress president Rahul Gandhi offered to step down from the post after his party's crushing loss in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, leaders of the party insist on him......
13:56 2019-06-12

Hope Rahul Gandhi Becomes Congress President Again: Bhupesh Baghel The remark comes amid reports of Rahul's close aides in the party being allegedly targeted and senior leader Salman Khursid's statement about a leadership "vacuum" that caused a flutter in the......
14:56 2019-10-10

Amethi Congress President Quits After Rahul Gandhi Loses Family Seat Congress' Amethi district president Yogendra Mishra has sent his resignation to Rahul Gandhi, owning the moral responsibility for the party president's defeat....
14:42 2019-05-24

New Congress Maharashtra Chief Meets Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi Newly-appointed Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat on Monday met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi at their home in New Delhi....
20:00 2019-07-15

Rahul Gandhi Leads Congress "Padyatra" On Gandhi Jayanti Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday led a ''padyatra'' here with a large number of party workers following him to Mahatma Gandhi''s memorial Rajghat....
11:28 2019-10-02

Did Not Ask For Front-Row Parliament Seat For Rahul Gandhi, Says Congress The Congress on Tuesday said that it has not demanded a front-row seat for Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha and dismissed media reports as "propaganda"....
01:56 2019-07-10

Several Congress Leaders Resign In Support Of Rahul Gandhi Several leaders of the Congress have resigned from their posts to give Rahul Gandhi a free hand to choose a new team in the wake of the Lok Sabha election disaster although he is adamant on giving up......
16:14 2019-06-28

"Rahul Gandhi Has Been Mischievously Dragged...": Congress Calls Out Pak The Congress today hit out at Pakistan for "mischievously" dragging Rahul Gandhi's name in a petition, reportedly moved in the United Nations, to justify its "lies" and misinformation on Jammu and......
09:14 2019-08-28

"Not 1% Chance" Of Rahul Gandhi Staying On, Says Congress Leader In a first, a Congress leader said today that there is practically no chance of Rahul Gandhi rolling back his decision to quit the top job of the party and staying on. The Congress is expected to hold......
16:14 2019-06-28

Congress Won't Let Rahul Gandhi Go, Won't Listen to Him: Sheila Dikshit The Congress will not let go of Rahul Gandhi, said its Delhi chief Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday as the party president remained firm on quitting over the national election rout and refused to meet any......
17:56 2019-05-28

Rahul Gandhi, On Next Congress Chief, Says "Not Involved In That Process" Congress's Rahul Gandhi, who decided to step down from the position of the party chief after the abysmal performance in the Lok Sabha election, made it clear today that he is sticking to his resolve......
10:28 2019-06-20

"Politically Motivated": Salman Khurshid On PM's Outreach To Minorities Former Union Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday said that the centre's new outreach to minorities, including scholarships and modernisation of Ismalic seminaries is "politically motivated."...
02:42 2019-06-14

Rahul Gandhi Steps Down as Head of India's Congress Party Indian opposition leader Rahul Gandhi resigned as the head of the Congress Party, taking responsibility for its embarrassing loss to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s nationalist party....
17:14 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi May Offer To Resign At Congress Meet: Updates The top leadership of the Congress will meet today to discuss to analyse the party dismal showing in the national election after the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance won over 350 seats in the 542......
08:01 2019-05-25

Don't Speculate, Says Congress Amid Rahul Gandhi's Resignation Crisis The Congress today asked the media to "respect the sanctity" of the closed-door meeting of its working committee and "not fall into the trap of conjectures or speculations". The statement by the......
15:28 2019-05-27

| Rahul Gandhi resigns as leader of India's opposition Congress Rahul Gandhi quit as head of India's main opposition Congress party, taking the blame for a second-straight election humiliation by right-wing Hindu nationalist Prime Minister Narendra Modi....
23:28 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi Resigns as Leader of India’s Congress Party Mr. Gandhi, a scion of the political dynasty that governed India for decades, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party of “crushing the voice of the Indian people.”...
17:28 2019-07-03

BJP Attacks Rahul Gandhi For Using Phone In Parliament, Congress Objects The Congress raised strong objections on Thursday to the comments made by BJP leaders on Rahul Gandhi using his mobile phone during President Ram Nath Kovind's address to a joint sitting of both......
20:00 2019-06-20

Rahul Gandhi Is And Will Remain Captain Of Congress: Ashok Gehlot Denying any leadership crisis in the Congress, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that Rahul Gandhi is still the captain of the party and will remain so in future....
19:00 2019-07-22

Rahul Gandhi Should Continue As Congress Chief, Says Veerappa Moily Backing the continuation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress president, senior party leader M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday termed the Lok Sabha election setback for the grand old party as a "passing phase"....
22:14 2019-05-28

Rahul Gandhi To Meet Congress Chief Ministers Today Rahul Gandhi will meet the chief ministers of the Congress-ruled states today, for the first time since he offered to resign as the party chief last month....
00:14 2019-07-01

Rahul Gandhi Likely To Resign At Congress's What-Went-Wrong Meet Today The top leadership body of the Congress will meet today to discuss what went down for them in the national election after the National Democratic Alliance, powered by the pan-India campaign of Prime......
05:28 2019-05-25

"Congress Alive And Kicking, Rahul Gandhi Its Best Bet": Shashi Tharoor Rahul Gandhi is the best person to pull the Congress out of its predicament following the setback in the Lok Sabha polls, says party leader Shashi Tharoor while declaring that his party is "alive and......
11:28 2019-05-28

Sonia Gandhi Or Son Rahul? Congress Lawmakers To Choose Leader Tomorrow Rahul Gandhi or his mother Sonia Gandhi will be elected chairperson when newly-elected Congress parliamentarians meet for the first time on Saturday. This will be Rahul Gandhi's first meeting with......
01:28 2019-06-01

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi Join Protests After Karnataka, Goa Congress Meltdown Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi today joined a Congress protest at parliament a day after the party lost most of its lawmakers to the ruling BJP in Goa and came closer than ever to losing......
11:14 2019-07-11

Congress Meet Within 4 Days To Discuss Rahul Gandhi's Successor: Sources The Congress is planning to hold another meeting of its Working Committee in four days to discuss possible candidates for the post of the party chief, sources told NDTV. Rahul Gandhi has categorically......
01:28 2019-05-28

Congress Needs "Young Blood" To Replace Rahul Gandhi: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has backed a young leader to galvanise the Congress after Rahul Gandhi's "unfortunate resignation" as party president, the party's state unit said in a......
12:56 2019-07-06

Top Congress Leaders Meet On Leadership Crisis, Rahul Gandhi Absent Top Congress leaders are meeting to discuss a leadership crisis triggered by party chief Rahul Gandhi's resignation over the national election defeat, forcing the party to consider other options....
15:14 2019-07-06

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad In First Week Of June: Congress Leader Congress President Rahul Gandhi would visit Wayanad in the first week of June to thank the electorate for his record breaking win from this Lok Sabha seat in Kerala, said a Congress leader on Monday....
15:28 2019-05-27

Mumbai Congress Chief Quits Post In "Solidarity" With Rahul Gandhi Milind Deora has resigned as chief of the Congress in Mumbai.The 42-year-old, who took over ahead of the national polls, said he decided to quit the post after meeting Rahul Gandhi. "I had accepted......
12:56 2019-07-07

"Body Blow To Democracy": Rahul Gandhi On J&K Congress Leaders' "Arrest" Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday condemned the "arrest" of the party's Jammu and Kashmir chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir and spokesperson Ravinder Sharma, saying it was another "body blow" to democracy......
20:14 2019-08-16

Rahul Gandhi For Broader Consultation To Pick Congress Chief: Sources The new Congress president should be selected after more consultation with state leaders and the legislature party, Rahul Gandhi, who stepped down as chief after the disastrous national election......
22:00 2019-08-09

India's Rahul Gandhi calls for change as he quits as Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, leader of India's opposition Congress party, said on Wednesday he had asked party bosses to find a successor after he took responsibility for losing a general election that has left the party in crisis....
16:14 2019-07-03

After Rahul Gandhi's No, Congress Names Adhir Chowdhury Lok Sabha Chief The Congress today named senior West Bengal leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury its leader in Lok Sabha, after failing to convince Rahul Gandhi to take up the post....
11:56 2019-06-18

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does not take back his resignation as party president....
16:56 2019-07-02

Remain The Congress Chief, Ashok Gehlot Tells Rahul Gandhi Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot today greeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi on his birthday and urged him to remain the party chief in the interests of the country and people....
17:00 2019-06-19

Mohan Markam Appointed Chhattisgarh Congress Chief With Rahul Gandhi Nod Congress legislator Mohan Markham was appointed as the head of the party's Chhattisgarh unit today, replacing Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel. The move comes at a time when the Congress is still coming......
16:14 2019-06-28

Congress Workers To Go On Hunger Strike To Urge Rahul Gandhi To Stay On Congress workers in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur are set to go on a hunger strike on Saturday to urge party president Rahul Gandhi to not resign from the post....
09:00 2019-06-29

Rahul Gandhi loses his seat in Congress party landslide defeat Party leader’s north Indian constituency was bastion of support for his famous familyAs India’s opposition Congress party went down to a landslide defeat on Thursday, its leader, Rahul Gandhi, was also convincingly beaten in his own parliamentary sea...
20:28 2019-05-23

"Will Again Request Rahul Gandhi To Remain Congress Chief": Motilal Vora Motilal Vora, veteran Congress leader and former union minister, on Wednesday said that the Rahul Gandhi will continue to be party chief till the Congress Working Committee (CWC) accepts his......
19:14 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi's Plain-Speak To Congress Leaders Who "Pushed" Sons: Sources Rahul Gandhi did not budge on his decision to quit as Congress president over the party's debacle in the national election despite the party rejecting it "unanimously and in one voice" at a meeting of......
07:42 2019-05-26

Congress RTI Cell Head Quits, Wants To Give Rahul Gandhi "A Free Hand" Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Vivek Tankha on Thursday resigned as chairman of the party's legal and human rights cell and urged others to resign from party positions to allow Rahul Gandhi "a......
13:28 2019-06-28

India's Congress leader Rahul Gandhi faces backlash over election drubbing Rahul Gandhi is set to face a backlash from within the main Indian opposition Congress party after it suffered a mauling for a second general election in a row from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party....
18:14 2019-05-23

Priyanka Gandhi Heads To Brother Rahul's Amid Grim News For Congress Amid a devastating outlook for the Congress as votes were counted on Thursday in the national election, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was seen driving to the home in Delhi of her brother Rahul......
08:56 2019-05-23

Rahul Gandhi Press Meet Passes Sold For A Lakh: Suspended Congress Leader Suspended Congress leader Karate R Thiagarajan on Saturday alleged security lapse during party chief Rahul Gandhi's recent visit to Chennai, claiming that the state Congress media coordinator sold......
22:00 2019-06-29

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi Skip Meet To Pick New Congress Chief; Priyanka Stays Rahul Gandhi -- whose decision to quit the Congress chief's post brought about a crisis in the party -- walked out of today's internal meeting, aiming to give the party a free hand to choose his......
14:42 2019-08-10

Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep. The post Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in M...
14:42 2019-05-23

Rahul Gandhi Tweets Montage In Birthday Tribute To Father Rajiv Gandhi The Information Technology revolution was one of the many "incredible achievements" of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted today as he remembered his father a day......
13:56 2019-08-19

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Visit Rahul Gandhi, Who's Firm On Quitting Amid Congress attempts to get Rahul Gandhi to change his mind about quitting as party president after its national election rout, his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress spokesperson Randeep......
09:00 2019-05-28

Priyanka Gandhi, Sachin Pilot Meet Rahul Gandhi In Delhi Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is firm on his decision to quit from the post of party president, sources have told NDTV.The Congress is likelyto hold another meeting of its Working Committee this week to......
09:00 2019-05-28

Accords Under Rajiv Gandhi Strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords, saying the pacts "strengthened"......
15:14 2019-08-22

Gandhi-ji Showed That Love Is The Only Way To Defeat Hatred: Rahul Gandhi Several top Congress leaders, including party president Sonia Gandhi, on Wednesday paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary with Rahul Gandhi saying that the Father of the Nation......
11:28 2019-10-02

After Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Reacts To Journalist Arrests The Uttar Pradesh government is spreading fear among journalists, farmers and their representatives, said Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today condemning the arrest of three......
16:42 2019-06-11

"Chief Need Not Be From Gandhi Family": Rahul Gandhi Reportedly Said Rahul Gandhi, speaking at a meeting of the Congress's top decision-making body today, insisted that he did not want to continue as party president after its debacle in the national election. He......
19:42 2019-05-25

"Everybody Knows What's Going On": Rahul Gandhi On FIR Against Celebs Anybody who says anything against Prime Minister Narendra Modi is thrown into jail, Rahul Gandhi said today, attacking the government over a sedition case against 50 celebrities who had written an......
13:56 2019-10-04

"You Were Wrong About Kashmir, Rahul Gandhi": BJP Rahul Gandhi had shamed the nation with his comments on Jammu and Kashmir, the ruling BJP said today, alleging that the Congress leader's comments had been used by Pakistan in its application to the......
16:00 2019-08-28

"Thanks For Opportunities": Rahul Gandhi Tweets On BJP-RSS Opponents Rahul Gandhi today said he is thankful to his opponents in the BJP's ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh for giving him "platforms and opportunities" to fight them in public....
12:28 2019-07-12

"We Have 52 Lawmakers, Will Fight BJP Everyday," Says Rahul Gandhi Congress parliamentarians will meet today to elect leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party or CPP exactly a week after party chief Rahul Gandhi told the party's top decision making, Congress......
08:42 2019-06-01

BJP Government In UP "Dictatorially Inclined": Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Saturday accused the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of being "dictatorially inclined" and said party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's "imprisonment" at Chunar......
15:56 2019-07-20

After "Where Is He" Murmurs In Parliament, Rahul Gandhi's Tweet Congress's Rahul Gandhi gave Parliament a miss this morning as the 17th Lok Sabha began after the national elections. On Day One, the elected lawmakers took oath as members of the house - led by Prime......
12:56 2019-06-17

Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi Back P Chidambaram, Say He's Being Persecuted Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today joined the chorus from his party condemning the government over the case against former Union Minister P Chidambaram, who faces arrest in a corruption investigation......
11:00 2019-08-21

"PM Must Tell Nation What Transpired": Rahul Gandhi On Trump's Claim Rahul Gandhi tweeted today that Prime Minister Narendra Modi "must tell the nation what transpired" in his meeting with Donald Trump, joining the opposition chorus after US president claimed that PM......
10:28 2019-07-23

Rahul Gandhi Playing Politics Over My Invitation: J&K Governor Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday accused Rahul Gandhi of playing politics over his invitation to visit the Valley, saying he just wanted to refrain him from making "baseless......
06:42 2019-08-27

"Vendetta Politics" Says Rahul Gandhi After DK Shivakumar's Arrest Congress's Rahul Gandhi today tweeted his support for DK Shivakumar, the party's senior leader in Karnataka who was arrested last evening. The Enforcment Directorate, which made the arrest, accused......
15:56 2019-09-04

"We're With You," Rahul Gandhi Tells His Flood-Hit Constituency Wayanad Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, camping in his Wayanad LokSabha constituency in Kerala, today appealed for help to provide relief material to those hit by the devastating floods....
12:28 2019-08-12

Resigned After Taking Full Responsibility, Says Rahul Gandhi Rahul Gandhi stuck to his decision to resign as Congress president, saying he did it to ensure accountability for the party's Lok Sabha poll debacle and there was no question of going back on it....
21:42 2019-06-27

Rahul Gandhi To Begin 3-Day Kerala Visit: Report Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be on a three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency of Wayanad in Kerala starting Tuesday aimed at taking stock of the flood relief measures....
20:28 2019-08-26

Rahul Gandhi, Other Opposition Leaders To Visit J&K Tomorrow Congress's Rahul Gandhi and leaders from various opposition parties will visit Jammu and Kashmir today where restrictions have been imposed since the central government withdrew special status under......
01:00 2019-08-24

"Will Fight BJP Every Day": Rahul Gandhi At Parliamentary Party Meet Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who is trying to step down from the post, today said the party still has 52 lawmakers and "will fight the BJP every day". At a meeting with the party's parliamentarians......
08:42 2019-06-01

"Things Not Normal In J&K": Rahul Gandhi On Being Sent Back From Srinagar Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who was sent back from the Srinagar airport along with other opposition leaders on Saturday, said that the move by the state administration proved the law and order......
16:42 2019-08-24

60 Killed In Kerala; Rahul Gandhi To Be "In Wayanad For Next Few Days" More than 100 people have died with heavy monsoon rains triggering floods in different parts of the country in the last one week. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala are the worst-hit states where lakhs......
09:56 2019-08-11

"That's Their Weakness": PM Modi's Veiled Dig At Rahul Gandhi In Tirupati Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday took a veiled dig at Congress President Rahul Gandhi, saying the top opposition leader could not still come out of the impact of election results which showed......
04:42 2019-06-10

Disappointed With Rahul Gandhi's Resignation: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Wednesday expressed disappointment over the resignation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress chief, saying he should have continued to lead the party with the dynamism......
19:14 2019-07-03

"Should Prove He Can Do It": Rajinikanth Says Rahul Gandhi Shouldn't Quit Rahul Gandhi should stay and "prove he can do it", actor-politician Rajinikanth said on Tuesday, reacting to the Congress chief's decision to quit the post over the party's dismal national election......
17:56 2019-05-28

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad To Thank Electorate On Poll Win Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who won from Kerala's Wayanad seat in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha election, is likely to visit his constituency to thank the electorate at the end of this week or......
22:14 2019-05-28

"Will Send You Plane, Come Here, Observe": J&K Governor To Rahul Gandhi Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday hit out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks that there have been reports of violence in Jammu and Kashmir. Mr Malik said he will send an aircraft for......
22:56 2019-08-12

Reports Of Violence In J&K, Centre Must Come Clean, Says Rahul Gandhi A meeting of the Congress' top decision-making body to appoint its next chief was briefly halted after reports of "violence and deaths" emerged from Jammu and Kashmir, former party president Rahul......
09:56 2019-08-11

Thoughts With Kulbhushan Jadhav, Alone In Pak Prison, Tweets Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that the decision of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in Kulbhushan Jadav case brings a rare moment of renewed hope to the retired naval......
09:14 2019-07-18

Rahul Gandhi's '+1.4 Lakh Crore Howdy, Modi' Dig After Corporate Tax Cut Congress MP Rahul Gandhi today weighed in on the centre's move to cut corporate tax on domestic companies with a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Texas on......
14:56 2019-09-20

Rahul Gandhi Took Revenge On Sheila Dikshit, Says BJP's Manoj Tiwari Among the BJP's many triumphs in the national election was retaining its "perfect 7" score in Delhi. Manoj Tiwari, the BJP Delhi chief and one of the winning candidates, said the next stop would be......
14:42 2019-05-24

"Timely Visit Then...": Rahul Gandhi's Swipe At PM After Kerala Tweet Rahul Gandhi on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not visiting Kerala that was affected by floods recently. The former Congress president also termed it "unfair" that Kerala is......
14:00 2019-08-30

Rahul Gandhi Asked To Appear Before Court On July 12 In Defamation Case A court in Ahmedabad has asked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi to appear before it in connection with criminal defamation suits filed against him by the Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its......
22:14 2019-05-28

#SidhuQuitPolitics Trends On Twitter After Rahul Gandhi's Amethi Debacle Rahul Gandhi's day of reckoning in Amethi, losing the Uttar Pradesh seat that has been a family stronghold for four decades, has put another senior Congress leader in a spot....
19:00 2019-05-24

Rahul Gandhi Should Stay, Says Ally HD Kumaraswamy, Meeting Tomorrow The Congress's Karnataka ally HD Kumaraswamy is about to add his voice to the leaders who want Rahul Gandhi to continue as the party president. Mr Gandhi has been adamant about his decision to step......
13:56 2019-05-29

"Incredible Achievement": Rahul Gandhi Congratulates Naveen Patnaik Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has congratulated Naveen Patnaik on being sworn in as Odisha chief minister for a record fifth term, hailing it as an incredible achievement....
20:42 2019-05-29

"Stealing From RBI Won't Work": Rahul Gandhi Attacks Centre Over Payout Congress MP Rahul Gandhi today made lacerating comments on the Reserve Bank of India approving a record Rs 1.76 lakh crore payout to the government, a move that he said was the same as "stealing from......
08:14 2019-08-27

Rahul Gandhi, In Mood To Quit, Has Series Of Meetings In Delhi Rahul Gandhi broke a self-imposed "ban" and met with leaders like Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy, Nationalist Congress Party leader Sharad Pawar and former prime minister Manmohan Singh in......
16:00 2019-05-30

"I Want To Ask Rahul Gandhi...": Amit Shah's Attack On Jeremy Corbyn Row In a raging controversy over British Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn tweeting about a "very productive meeting" with a Congress delegation and discussions on Kashmir, Union Home Minister......
11:28 2019-10-11

Rahul Gandhi Wants 200 Days Of Work Guarantee In Flood-Hit Kerala Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has demanded that the minimum guaranteed days of employment under MGNREGA be raised to 200 days in a year in flood-hit Kerala and the scope of work be expanded for taking......
20:28 2019-08-26

"Astonishing Rahul Gandhi Hasn't Yet Resigned", Says Ramachandra Guha Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress president Rahul Gandhi faced one of his worst days in politics yesterday. Besides running a disastrous campaign that left his party in tatters across the country,......
12:14 2019-05-24

Rahul Gandhi To Appear In Surat Court In Defamation Case On October 10 Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to appear before a magisterial court here on Thursday to defend himself in a criminal defamation case filed against him for saying "why all thieves share the......
04:56 2019-10-09

"Modi Storm Has Uprooted Rahul Gandhi": Shiv Sena The Shiv Sena Wednesday expressed hope that the resignation of Rahul Gandhi as Congress president will pave the way for restructuring of the main opposition party and herald a new era in the......
21:56 2019-07-03

"Committed To Defend People Under Attack By PM": Rahul Gandhi In Wayanad Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on his first trip after the national election to Kerala's Wayanad - the constituency that voted him to Parliament - today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi by......
17:00 2019-06-07

Rahul Gandhi Condemns Arrest Of UP Journalists, BJP Brings Up Karnataka A post by Congress chief Rahul Gandhi condemning the arrest of journalists by Uttar Pradesh authorities on defamation charges sparked off a war of words on social media today, with the BJP calling him......
16:42 2019-06-11

"Faced Defeats But Did Not Quit": Uddhav Thackeray's Dig At Rahul Gandhi In an apparent swipe at Rahul Gandhi, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said Thursday that his party as well as its ally BJP faced many electoral defeats in the past, but their leaders did not......
22:00 2019-07-04

"Rahul Gandhi Can't Leave, Must Put Party In Order": Veerappa Moily Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily today appealed to party president Rahul Gandhi to step in and put an end to dissidence raging in some state units, saying he can't quit the top post without......
16:00 2019-06-07

If Rahul Gandhi Wants To Quit, He Must Find Replacement: Veerappa Moily Senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily said Rahul Gandhi is still the president and he will have to take a tough stance. Even if he wants to leave, he will have to make sure he hands the role to the......
18:00 2019-06-08

Rahul Gandhi Scoffs At PM Modi's "Kerala Dear To Me" Remark Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remark that Kerala was as dear to him as Varanasi, wondering how he could say such a thing when the BJP-led centre has made a......
13:56 2019-06-09

Blame It On Rahul Gandhi, Says Rajnath Singh On Karnataka Crisis Union Minister Rajnath Singh today asserted in parliament that the ruling BJP had "nothing to do with" the crisis in Karnataka, where the Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition is fighting for survival......
12:00 2019-07-08

In Wayanad, Rahul Gandhi Hugs Nurse Who Was Present When He Was Born On the lastday of his three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency of Wayanad in Kerala, Congress president Rahul Gandhi met a nurse who was present at the time of his birth in Delhi 49 years......
13:56 2019-06-09

Ramdas Athawale's 'Birthday Wish' For Rahul Gandhi Has Lok Sabha Laughing Congress chief Rahul Gandhi tweeted this morning, saying he wished to thank people for the love he received on his birthday. He turned 49 today. Barely a couple of hours later, he received something......
17:00 2019-06-19

Rahul Gandhi Discusses Traffic Ban Through Tiger Reserve With Kerala CM Congress leader Rahul Gandhi met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in New Delhi today and apprised him of the hardships faced by people of Wayanad due to the night traffic ban on the national......
11:42 2019-10-01

"Kiddish Temperament": Ram Madhav's Yoga Day Shot At Rahul Gandhi In an apparent dig at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who courted controversy for browsing his mobile phone during the President's address, BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav Friday said there......
10:42 2019-06-21

"Targeted By Vindictive Government": Rahul Gandhi On Sharad Pawar Congress MP Rahul Gandhi said today that a corruption case naming NCP chief Sharad Pawar just before the Maharashtra election smacked of "political opportunism" by a "vindictive government"....
10:14 2019-09-27

Rahul Gandhi's Amethi Visit On Wednesday, First After Poll Defeat Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Amethi on Wednesday, his first visit after losing the parliamentary seat to union minister Smriti Irani in the recently-held national elections....
17:42 2019-07-08

"Inhuman": Rahul Gandhi, Other Leaders Condemn 2-Year-Old's Murder In UP The murder of a two-year-old in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh has stirred strong emotional reactions from political leaders across the party lines including Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, who......
08:42 2019-06-07

"Opposition's Work Most Enjoyable, Easy," Says Rahul Gandhi In Amethi Rahul Gandhi, who returned to his former constituency of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday for the first time after his defeat in his home base, termed the work of opposition as "most enjoyable"......
11:14 2019-07-11

Citizenship Row: Centre Not To Share Details On Notice To Rahul Gandhi The Home Ministry has refused to share details on its notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi following a complaint questioning his Indian citizenship, citing provisions of the RTI Act barring......
13:42 2019-06-04

"Personally Affected" By Rahul Gandhi's Resignation: AICC Secretary Quits Congress lawmaker from Fatehgarh Sahib assembly segment in Punjab, Kuljit Singh Nagra, on Monday resigned as All India Congress Committee (AICC) secretary, saying he was "personally affected" by party......
17:42 2019-07-08

Rahul Gandhi Asks Workers To Provide Help As Gujarat Braces For Cyclone Congress president Rahul Gandhi has appealed to all party workers to be prepared to help out in areas that get affected by cyclone "Vayu", which is nearing the Gujarat coast....
15:42 2019-06-12

Rahul Gandhi's Letter For A Bridge In Wayanad Upsets Local Legislator A letter by Rahul Gandhi, who represents the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Parliament, to district collector AR Ajayakumar requesting a permanent bridge on the Kalindhi river has not gone down......
20:56 2019-08-03

"Kashmir India's Internal Issue, Pak Instigating Violence": Rahul Gandhi Rahul Gandhi, in tweets today, set the record straight after being named in what the Congress called an alleged petition of the Pakistani government to the UN on Jammu and Kashmir and asserted that......
09:14 2019-08-28

"Greed" Of Vested Interests Won, Tweets Rahul Gandhi After Karnataka Loss Congress's Rahul Gandhi today blamed "vested interests" after the party's coalition government in Karnataka failed the test of strength in the state assembly. The government had come to power last May......
20:56 2019-07-23

Rahul Gandhi Writes To RBI Governor, Seeks Relief For Kerala Farmers Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written to RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, urging that the moratorium on repayment of crop loans be extended to December 31 for farmers in Kerala in the wake of floods......
22:14 2019-08-14

"Nehru's Contributions Helped Democracy Survive," Tweets Rahul Gandhi Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi paid tribute to India's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his 55th death anniversary this morning at his memorial, Shantivan, in Delhi.......
10:28 2019-05-27

Rahul Gandhi Won't "Abandon" Post, But Firm It's Time For Change: Sources Rahul Gandhi's first tweet since he told the Congress he wants to quit as its chief over the party's abysmal national election performance fueled speculation on Monday. In his tweet, he paid tribute......
10:28 2019-05-27

On Rahul Gandhi's Absence From Poll Trail, Devendra Fadnavis' Theory Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Wednesday that opposition Congress and NCP have accepted defeat even before votes are cast in the state Assembly polls, as seen by Congress leader......
23:14 2019-10-09

Rahul Gandhi Appeals To Pinarayi Vijayan For Measures In Flood-Hit Kerala Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written to Union Minister Arjun Munda and Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, urging them for early payment of compensation to tribals and reconstruction measures......
14:00 2019-09-03

Haryana's ML Khattar vs Rahul Gandhi On "Bring Girls From Kashmir" Remark Rahul Gandhi's broadside against Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar over the BJP leader's "joke" on Kashmiri women, which was seen as sexist, has flared into a Twitter fight between the two....
14:42 2019-08-10

Rahul Gandhi Shares Birthday Ladoos, Tweets "Overwhelmed" By Love Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who turns 49 today, in a tweet said he is "overwhelmed" by the love he has been receiving in the form of birthday greetings....
15:14 2019-06-19

Rahul Gandhi quits as India opposition leader after elections defeat Gandhi accepts responsibility for result and urges party to ‘radically transform’Rahul Gandhi, the political scion of India’s most powerful ruling dynasty, has announced his resignation as president of India’s opposition Congress party in the wake of...
19:42 2019-07-03

Rahul Gandhi Pays Tribute to Rani Laxmibai On Her Death Anniversary Congress president Rahul Gandhi today paid rich tributes to Jhansi Ki Rani Laxmibai on the occasion of her death anniversary, calling her one of the leading figures of the 1857 freedom struggle....
12:56 2019-06-17

"Whichever Party He Supports Will Lose": Yogi Adityanath On Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's presence in Maharashtra for election campaign means the BJP is going to win "100 per cent", Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Sunday....
19:14 2019-10-13

In Letters To Union Ministers, Rahul Gandhi Seeks Help To Rebuild Kerala Congress MP Rahul Gandhi has written to three Union Ministers asking for help to rebuild Kerala, recovering from floods, as he prepares to visit his constituency - one of the worst hit - Wayanad for......
06:42 2019-08-27

Rahul Gandhi vs Rajnath Singh In Parliament After Wayanad Farmer Suicide Rahul Gandhi's comment on the "terrible" state of farmers in the country provoked a rebuttal from Union Minister Rajnath Singh in parliament on Thursday....
11:14 2019-07-11

In Case Against Rahul Gandhi For Remarks On PM Modi, Court Reserves Order A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved for June 7 an order on a complaint seeking a case against Rahul Gandhi for his alleged ''Khoon ki Dalali'' remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi....
14:56 2019-05-22

"Guilt In BJP Leaders": Rahul Gandhi Invokes Rafale At Maharashtra Rally Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, who is campaigning in Maharashtra for this month's assembly election, invoked the Rafale jet deal to attack the BJP, claiming there is some "guilt" in the minds of the party......
19:14 2019-10-13

5 Months After Lok Sabha Poll Rout, Rahul Gandhi On Campaign Trail Maharashtra Elections 2019: More than five months after he quit the Congress chief's post, Rahul Gandhi made his first public appearance at Maharashtra's Latur and attacked the government on the state......
19:14 2019-10-13

Mayawati Targets Rahul Gandhi And Co Over Srinagar Visit Amid Kashmir Row Uttar Pradesh politician Mayawati today targeted Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and other opposition politicians who attempted to visit Srinagar on Saturday, demonstrating, once again, an opposition......
09:00 2019-08-26

Rahul Gandhi Exempted From Appearance In ''Modi Surname'' Defamation Case Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was Tuesday granted exemption from personal appearance by a court in a criminal defamation case filed by a Gujarat lawmaker over his "Modi surname" remark....
15:56 2019-07-16

Rahul Gandhi To Hit Poll Campaign Trail In Maharashtra With Dharavi Rally Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will campaign for the Maharashtra assembly elections in Mumbai on Sunday, making his first poll-related appearance since the dates were announced last month. He has just......
19:14 2019-10-10

"Don't Be Afraid": Rahul Gandhi's Message To Party On "Fake Exit Polls" A day before the counting of votes, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has urged party men to be "alert in the next 24 hours" and be fearless in a tweet similar to his sister Priyanka Gandhi's audio......
11:00 2019-05-22

"Farm Loan Waiver Within 1, 2, 3...": Shivraj Chouhan Mocks Rahul Gandhi Former Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday mocked Rahul Gandhi at a rally in Madhya Pradesh's Agar Malwa and alleged that the Congress leader did not fulfil his promise to waive farm loans......
06:42 2019-08-27

Rahul Gandhi's Visit To Wayanad Begins Today, Day Before PM's Kerala Trip Congress president Rahul Gandhi will begin his three-day visit to his constituency of Wayanad in Kerala today. This is his first trip to the hill town since he won the national election from there and......
08:42 2019-06-07

Rahul Gandhi Raises Slogans In Lok Sabha Over Karnataka Political Crisis Rahul Gandhi arrived in the House at noon and he raised slogans in Lok Sabha over the developments in Karnataka. Mr Gandhi arrived in the House at noon. At that time Congress leader Adhir Ranjan......
12:42 2019-07-09

Rahul Gandhi, Other Opposition Leaders To Visit Jammu and Kashmir Today Congress leader Rahul Gandhi along with other opposition leaders is on his way to Jammu and Kashmir, where restrictions have been imposed since the centre withdrew special status from the state and......
09:28 2019-08-24

Rahul Gandhi Considered Amethi His Family, Gave It Identity: Raj Babbar The poor electoral showing of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh has left pain in the hearts of party president Rahul Gandhi, state Congress chief Raj Babbar said....
12:14 2019-06-03

Rahul Gandhi Marks 10 Million Twitter Count In Amethi, Thanks Followers Rahul Gandhi thanked his followers on Twitter after his follower count on the social media platform reached 10 million. He said he will celebrate the milestone in Amethi, the parliamentary seat that......
08:42 2019-07-10

A Busy Monsoon Opening Day In Kerala With PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi Visits On the day the monsoon arrived in Kerala, the state also felt the impact of the recent political storm - the Lok Sabha results - as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his rival Congress president Rahul......
09:14 2019-06-09

On Rahul Gandhi's Birthday PM Modi Tweets "Good Health And Long Life" The Congress led the way early today morning by posting a short video on Twitter looking back at some moments when Rahul Gandhi "inspired Indians everywhere"...
06:01 2019-06-19

Rahul Gandhi Forgets To Sign After Parliament Oath, Rajnath Singh Prompts Congress president Rahul Gandhi, elected to parliament for the fourth time, took oath as a member of the 17th Lok Sabha on Monday. Mr Gandhi, however, forgot to sign the parliament register and got to......
16:14 2019-06-17

Taxmen Running Amok To Meet India's Revenue Shortfall: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday took a dig at the Modi government over the issue of entrepreneurs facing tax terrorism, saying that the attempt was being made to meet India's revenue shortfall....
08:28 2019-08-05

Rahul Gandhi Fled Battlefield After Poll Debacle: Shivraj Singh Chauhan BJP vice-president Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of "fleeing the battlefield" after his party faced a debacle in the Lok Sabha elections....
05:14 2019-08-03

Navjot Sidhu Quits As Punjab Minister, Tweets Letter To Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who did not take charge of his new ministry after the cabinet reshuffle in Punjab last month, said today he has resigned from the state cabinet....
10:00 2019-07-14

India opposition leader Rahul Gandhi quits after crushing electoral defeats Rahul Gandhi officially stepped down Wednesday as India's main opposition leader, with a stern warning to his party that it "must radically transform itself" after its defeat in national elections this spring....
21:56 2019-07-03

On Rahul Gandhi's Reported Outburst, Team Ashok Gehlot Fights Back Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot gave only a fraction of his time to campaign for his son, sources close to him said today, countering allegations that his preoccupation with his son's campaign......
17:56 2019-05-28

Rahul Gandhi's Rare Appearance Post Poll Results Features Pet 'Pidi' Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, who continues to elude leaders after his decision to step down as party president, was seen driving out of his Tughlak Lane house in Delhi, in a widely circulated picture....
16:42 2019-05-29

Pak Dossier To UN Rights Body Quotes Rahul Gandhi, Omar Abdullah: Reports A dossier expected to be submitted to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) today allegedly cites remarks made by former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and National Conference leader Omar......
17:14 2019-09-10

Watch: After Bail In Defamation Case, Rahul Gandhi Savours Dosa In Patna Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who was granted bail today by a court in Patna in a defamation case, visited a restaurant in Maurya Lok Place in the Bihar capital and feasted on South Indian speciality......
20:56 2019-07-06

Rahul Gandhi Pays Tribute To Bal Gangadhar Tilak On 99th Death Anniversary Bal Gangadhar Tilak Death Anniversary: He is known as a true nationalist and a revered teacher and was called "Father of the Indian unrest" by British colonial authorities....
18:28 2019-08-01

"Received Message Loud And Clear": Smriti Irani Responds To Rahul Gandhi Smriti Irani, who gave one of the biggest shocks for the Congress by beating Rahul Gandhi in Amethi, targeted Mr Gandhi and said she got his message to take-care-of-Amethi-with-love"loud and clear"....
07:42 2019-05-27

Rahul Gandhi Sends Team To Amethi To Find Reason Behind Defeat: Report Congress president Rahul Gandhi has sent a team to Amethi in Uttar Pradesh to find out the reason behind his defeat at the hands of BJP leader Smriti Irani from the parliamentary constituency which......
16:00 2019-05-30

Nitin Gadkari, Rahul Gandhi Pulled Over On Twitter Amid New Traffic Fines Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have found themselves at the receiving end of criticism on social media as motorists across the country grapple with a sharp......
15:56 2019-09-04

Rahul Gandhi In Court Today For Calling Amit Shah "Murder Accused" Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has been kept busy with a string of court appearances in defamation cases across the country. Mr Gandhi has appeared in Mumbai and Patna and is also expected to appear in......
08:28 2019-07-09

In Move To Quit, Rahul Gandhi Finds Support In Sister Priyanka: Sources Rahul Gandhi's decision to quit as Congress president may have been unanimously rejected by senior party leaders, but he has found support in his sister Priyanka. She, however, wants him to give the......
19:42 2019-05-25

Sushma Swaraj's Legacy Will Endure, Touch Millions Of Lives: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday wrote a letter to Sushma Swaraj's husband Swaraj Kaushal, a day after the former Foreign Minister and BJP leader died following a cardiac arrest, saying that......
19:00 2019-08-07

Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi To Hold Poll Rallies In Haryana Today A day after the BJP released its manifesto for Haryana ahead of the state elections, party president Amit Shah will begin campaigning in the state. The Home Minister will address public rallies in......
10:00 2019-10-14

"Howdy Economy Doin', Mr Modi?": Rahul Gandhi, Sister Priyanka Target PM Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra paired up on Wednesday to take aim at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega event in the United States that will be attended by US President......
23:42 2019-09-18

"When Rahul Gandhi Speaks, Pakistan Cheers": Amit Shah At Public Rally Days after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was controversially quoted by Pakistan in a petition made in the United Nations, Union Home Minister Amit Shah today raked up the issue again at a public......
14:00 2019-09-01

Rahul Gandhi's Message To Team India After Heart-Rending Semi-Final Loss Cricket World Cup 2019: Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today tweeted to "a billion hearts" after India's cricket team crashed out of the World Cup semi-final today....
22:28 2019-07-10

Rahul Gandhi Granted Bail In Defamation Case Filed By Sushil Kumar Modi Rahul Gandhi was granted bail today by a court in Patna, in a defamation case filed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for allegedly saying "all thieves have the surname Modi". Mr Gandhi had......
12:56 2019-07-06

Ahead of Meeting Rahul Gandhi, Ashok Gehlot Talks Of National Poll Defeat Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot owned responsibility for the party's poor showing in the state in the national election today, hours before a Chief Ministers of the Congress ruled states was to......
12:01 2019-07-01

President Trump Offers Support for Saudi Self-Defense in Call With Prince Mohammed Bin Salman President Donald Trump offered U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s self-defense in a call on Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, the White House said. The pair spoke after a swarm of explosive drones hit key oil-industry targets i...
23:00 2019-09-14

As Floods Hit North, North East India, Rahul Gandhi Posts Call For Help Over the past days heavy rain has wreaked havoc across the country, with the North East states particularly badly affected. The rains have caused damaged to agricultural fields, flooded villages and......
11:42 2019-07-16

"Respect Personal Liberty": Congress On Reports Of Rahul's Visit Abroad Personal liberty has always been respected in India's democratic tradition and the personal should not be mixed with the public life of an individual, the Congress said on Monday amid reports that its......
19:14 2019-10-07

Sonia Gandhi Elected Leader Of New Congress Lawmakers Sonia Gandhi has been elected chairperson of the Congress's parliamentarians who won the national election, sources said after a meeting of the parliamentary party this morning. Former Prime Minister......
08:42 2019-06-01

Congress Can't Think Beyond Nehru-Gandhi Family: Manohar Lal Khattar Haryana Chief Minister and BJP leader Manohar Lal Khattar today said the Narendra Modi-led government has lifted India's stature across the world as the country always comes first for it, but the......
15:28 2019-10-06

Gandhi Family Alone Can Keep Party Intact, Says Congress Leader The stepping aside of the Gandhi family from the leadership role in the Congress following its debacle in the Lok Sabha elections is not a solution, a senior party leader said Friday, hinting that......
14:42 2019-05-24

"Non-Gandhi Can Be Congress Chief, But...": Mani Shankar Aiyar Amid uncertainty over Rahul Gandhi continuing as Congress president, senior leader Mani Shankar Aiyar said Sunday that a "non-Gandhi" can be party chief, but the Gandhi family must remain active......
14:00 2019-06-23

After Sonia Gandhi's Appointment, Old Name Plates Back At Congress Office The selection of Sonia Gandhi was convenient for the Congress in more ways than one. Four days after the party's Working Committee -- its top decision-making body picked her to take charge as interim......
17:14 2019-08-14

Non-Gandhi Congress Chief Will Cause Party To Split, Says Natwar Singh With the Congress leadership in limbo after the resignation of Rahul Gandhi, party veteran Natwar Singh today joined the chorus backing Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for the top post, adding that having a......
20:14 2019-07-21

Congress MLA Who Skipped Priyanka Gandhi's Rally Gets Y Category Security Less than 24 hours after she defied her party to participate in the special session of the Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha, Congress MLA Aditi Singh has been given 'Y' category security by the Yogi......
15:42 2019-10-03

Congress Asked Sonia Gandhi To Be Temporary Chief. How She Responded The Congress, unravelling in several states after its national election debacle, has urged Sonia Gandhi to take charge as interim president to tide over the party's bleakest hour....
14:00 2019-07-11

Congress Must Introspect: Leader Refuses To Be Priyanka Gandhi's Adviser Congress leader Rajesh Mishra today said that he has declined to take up his appointment as a member of an advisory council to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, saying that he is not in a position to advise her.......
14:56 2019-10-10

Priyanka Gandhi To Visit UP For First Time After Congress' Poll Debacle Congress general secretary and party's in-charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will visit Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday for the first time after facing massive defeat in the recently......
04:42 2019-06-10

Sonia Gandhi Approves Left-Congress Alliance In West Bengal Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi has given her nod to Congress-Left Front alliance in West Bengal for the upcoming assembly by-polls in the state following the party's dismal performance in the......
01:00 2019-08-25

In MK Stalin's Message For "Annai" Sonia Gandhi, Rich Praise For Congress DMK leader MK Stalin Sunday congratulated United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi on her election as leader of the Congress Parliamentary Party. Sonia Gandhi had been chosen the......
16:42 2019-06-02

"Let Me Speak The Truth": Priyanka Gandhi Vadra On Congress Poll Results Earlier, Sonia Gandhi had attacked the BJP and declared the ruling party had crossed "limits of dignity" to retain power and deliver a second successive term in office for Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
07:14 2019-06-13

Congress Leaders Pay Tribute To Rajiv Gandhi On 75th Birth Anniversary Senior Congress leaders, including interim party president Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Manmohan Singh paid tributes to former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 75 birth......
06:14 2019-08-20

Rajiv Gandhi's Visit To China Started Meaningful Engagement: Congress As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping concluded their informal meeting at Mamallapuram on Saturday, the Congress said India's meaningful engagement with China started with......
20:56 2019-10-12

Nehru-Gandhi Family Has "Brand Equity": Congress's Adhir Chowdhury The leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, has said it will be tough for any leader from outside the Gandhi-Nehru family to run the party, as it has "brand equity"....
15:14 2019-08-17

"Priyanka Gandhi Should Command Congress At Critical Time": Party Leaders With the Congress facing uncertainty after Rahul Gandhi's resignation as party chief, voices within are growing in favour of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra leading the party in critical times....
00:14 2019-07-18

Sonia Gandhi Apprised On Infighting In Madhya Pradesh Congress Unit Congress general secretary in-charge of Madhya Pradesh Deepak Babariya today met party chief Sonia Gandhi and submitted a report on the infighting in the party's state unit and the unsavoury remarks......
22:14 2019-09-06

Alka Lamba Meets Sonia Gandhi, Fuels Speculation Of Joining Congress Alka Lamba had started her political career with the Congress, and had served the party in various capacities for around 20 years before joining the AAP....
16:56 2019-09-03

Sonia Gandhi Meets Ex-Delhi Congress Chiefs, City Chief To Be Named Soon The Delhi Congress might get its new chief in the next two-three days, party sources said, referring to a meeting of its interim president Sonia Gandhi with former chiefs of the grand old party's city......
21:00 2019-09-05

Amid Tussle Over Congress Post, Jyotiraditya Scindia Invokes Sonia Gandhi Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia -- gunning for the party's top party post in Madhya Pradesh that's currently held by Chief Minister Kamal Nath - today said it would be party chief Sonia Gandhi......
18:28 2019-09-03

Delhi Congress Leaders Meet Sonia Gandhi Over New State Unit Chief To build consensus over the new Delhi Congress chief's post, lying vacant since the death of Sheila Dikshit, party interim chief Sonia Gandhi in Delhi todaymet a delegation of the state party leaders....
22:14 2019-09-07

Sonia Gandhi To Lead Congress Foot-March In Delhi On October 2: Report The Congress has announced a massive "padyatra" (foot march) across the country on October 2 with the party's interim President Sonia Gandhi leading the charge in Delhi while former Congress President......
17:56 2019-09-23

Sonia Gandhi To Hold Congress' Parliamentary Strategy Meet Today: Report Congress Parliamentary Party Chairperson Sonia Gandhi is scheduled to chair a meeting of her party's Parliament strategy group today to chalk out the strategy for the ongoing session of Parliament....
05:42 2019-06-18

UP Congress Chief Ajay Kumar Lallu Meets Sonia Gandhi Ahead Of Bypolls A day after assuming charge as the new Uttar Pradesh Congress chief, Ajay Kumar Lallu met party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhion Saturday. Mr Lallu later met Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi......
23:14 2019-10-12

Sonia Gandhi Asks Bengal Congress To Hold Joint Campaign With Left Front Congress president Sonia Gandhi has asked leaders of the party's West Bengal unit to conduct joint movement with the Left Front against the ruling TMC and BJP, senior Congress leader Abdul Mannan said......
03:42 2019-10-12

President Ram Nath Kovind Unveils Mahatma Gandhi's Bust In Switzerland President Ram Nath Kovind today unveiled the bust of Mahatma Gandhi, marking the 150th anniversary of the Father of the Nation and hoped that his legacy will inspire the mankind to tackle climate......
19:28 2019-09-14

"Apt As Party President": Shatrughan Sinha Praises Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who last week sat in protest when she was stopped from meeting the families of tribals killed in UP's Sonbhadra over a land dispute, has received......
23:14 2019-07-22

Venezuela's Maduro says lawmakers will return to congress on Tuesday Venezuelan pro-government lawmakers will return on Tuesday to the opposition-controlled congress after a two-year absence, President Nicolas Maduro said on Monday, while maintaining that the institution was still illegal....
02:42 2019-09-24

Reporter's Notebook: What to expect from Congress as lawmakers return from recess If you’re going to pay attention to Congress, do it now. Lawmakers are on the verge of returning to Washington after a lengthy recess. But the 2020 presidential sweepstakes will soon eclipse everything on Capitol Hill....
14:14 2019-09-06

Trump Says US Congress Give "Notice" Before Requesting State Tax Return U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyers on Tuesday urged a judge to require a House of Representative panel to notify them "at least 14 days before" it makes a request for his New York state......
19:42 2019-07-31

Pro-government lawmakers return to Venezuelan congress after two-year absence Pro-government lawmakers returned to Venezuela's opposition-controlled congress on Tuesday, after President Nicolas Maduro announced an end to a two-year boycott, saying he wanted to promote dialogue in the deeply divided country....
21:00 2019-09-24

Boy Scouts admit letting sex predators return to scouting, misleading Congress Despite an earlier denial to Congress, the Boy Scouts of America have now admitted that sexual predators were allowed to return to scouting "decades ago" even after "credible accusations of sexual abuse.”...
07:56 2019-06-05

Hopman Cup to return in 2021, says ITF president "The mixed-gender Hopman Cup team competition is set to return in 2021 after losing its traditional place on the tennis calendar next year, International Tennis Federation (ITF) president David Haggerty confirmed on Wednesday."...
22:56 2019-10-09

President Trump to the Fab Freshman of Congress: Go Back to Your Country If the migrant concentration camps weren’t enough to show you exactly where the president of people who support migrant concentration camps stands, his comments about the fabulous freshmen women of Congress should remove all doubt....
22:14 2019-07-14

Madhya Pradesh Congress To Soon Get New President, Says Kamal Nath Two days after revealing that he had offered to quit after the drubbing the Congress faced in Madhya Pradesh in the Lok Sabha polls, Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said a new state party head......
03:56 2019-06-30

Peru’s President Dissolves Congress, and Lawmakers Suspend Him President Martín Vizcarra of Peru plunged the government into uncertainty as he tried to force new elections and overcome lawmakers’ efforts to block his anticorruption agenda....
05:42 2019-10-01

Exclusive: Hopman Cup set to return in 2021 - ITF President The mixed-gender Hopman Cup team event is set to return in 2021 after losing its traditional New Year slot on the tennis calendar, International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty said on Wednesday....
19:14 2019-10-09

Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Visit Raebareli For Thanking Voters UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and her daughter and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are in Raebareli today on a thanks-giving visit. This is their first visit to the constituency after......
13:00 2019-06-12

Sonia Gandhi To Address Leaders On Rajiv Gandhi's Birth Anniversary Today As part of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary celebrations, Congress president Sonia Gandhi will address the first in a series of programmes today....
01:14 2019-08-22

Gandhi Jayanti Updates: PM Pays Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi At Raj Ghat On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the Sabarmati Ashram to pay tributes to the Father of the Nation. Gandhi Jayanti will be celebrated across the......
07:14 2019-10-02

Maneka, Varun Gandhi's Tribute To Sanjay Gandhi On His Death Anniversary Maneka and Varun Gandhi today paid floral tributes to Sanjay Gandhi on his 39th death anniversary at Shanti Vana amid recital of hymns from the religious texts....
08:14 2019-06-23

Rajiv Gandhi Didn't Use Massive Poll Mandate To Create Fear: Sonia Gandhi Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi got a massive poll mandate in 1984, but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear, threaten and scare people or destroy institutions, Congress president Sonia......
18:56 2019-08-22

PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi Pay Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were among political leaders who paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi in the Central Hall of Parliament today on his 150th birth......
11:28 2019-10-02

Jharkhand Congress Chief Becomes 4th State Party President To Resign Taking responsibility of the party's debacle in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) president Ajoy Kumar Monday resigned from his post....
01:28 2019-05-28

Guatemala's next president says 'safe third country' deal needs two congress ratifications Guatemala's incoming president Alejandro Giammattei said on Monday that the 'safe third country' concept regulating where migrants can apply for asylum must be ratified by the congresses of both countries who agree to the deal....
06:00 2019-08-13

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed to have turned the organisation from being \"toxic and almost criminal\" back to its core values."...
13:14 2019-06-05

Prakash Mugdiya Now Maharashtra Congress Vice President As Polls Near Ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly elections, the Congress on Friday appointed Prakash Mugdiya as the party's vice president in the state and Narayan Ambedkar and Rahul Dave as secretaries....
13:00 2019-09-06

Brazil's President Wins, Justice Minister Loses In Congress Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro surmounted a crucial hurdle for his young government on Wednesday by winning approval from disgruntled lower house lawmakers for his move to reorganize the country's......
06:56 2019-05-23

Protesters return to streets in Honduras, despite president's concessions Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez's decision to repeal decrees that have sparked violent demonstrations against his government in recent days failed to stop protesters from returning to the streets on Monday....
06:01 2019-06-04

Neymar Wants Barcelona Return, Says Club's Vice-President For the moment the club acknowledged Neymar's interest in returning to Barcelona but said there was no recruitment effort on their part to resign him....
03:42 2019-06-28

Odisha Congress President Niranjan Patnaik Resigns After Election Debacle Odisha Pradesh Congress Committee (OPCC) president Niranjan Patnaik today announced his resignation from the post in the wake of the party's electoral debacle in the state....
12:14 2019-05-24

A volatile week and erratic president leave little hope for compromise in Congress Lawmakers appear poised to continue an eight-year trend, lurching from deadline to deadline, crisis to crisis, unable to tackle looming policy issues....
01:56 2019-05-25

‘It’s Like All The President’s Men Meets Rambo,’ Says Robert Mueller Describing Report To Congress WASHINGTON—Briefing members of Congress who he doubted had read all the way through the “thrilling tale of redemption and American justice,” Robert Mueller pitched his special counsel report Wednesday as All The President’s Men meets Rambo. “It’s jus...
05:14 2019-07-25

Congress Approves $19 Billion Disaster Aid Bill, Sending It to President Trump WASHINGTON — A long-delayed $19.1 billion disaster aid bill sailed through the House on Monday and headed to President Donald Trump for his expected signature, overcoming months of infighting, misjudgment and a feud between Trump and congressio...
04:42 2019-06-04

Peru's President Dissolves Congress, Accusing Lawmakers of Blocking Reforms President Martín Vizcarra said he was dissolving Congress, prompting lawmakers to suspend his powers and swear in the country’s vice president as the new president, setting up a constitutional crisis in one of Washington’s closest Latin American alli...
12:00 2019-10-01

Peru's president dissolves Congress to push through anti-corruption reforms Political crisis comes to a head as lawmakers remain in chamber in defiance of Martín Vizcarra and popular protests Peruvian president Martín Vizcarra has dissolved Congress to end a year-long battle with rightwing lawmakers over his anti-corruption ...
07:42 2019-10-01

Biden will say Congress should impeach Trump if president stonewalls on Ukraine controversy Biden is set to speak to reporters Tuesday afternoon on the heels of reports that Trump held up military aid to Ukraine before a phone call with that country's president, during which Trump talked about Biden and his son, Hunter Biden....
19:00 2019-09-24

Balasaheb Thorat Named Maharashtra Congress Chief By Party "President" Congress leader Balasaheb Thorat was appointed as the president of the party's Maharashtra unit today, replacing Ashok Chavan in the wake of the party's drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections. The......
01:00 2019-07-14

Peru president dissolves congress amid attempts to curb corruption It is not the first time in Peru's history that a president has dissolved congress. In 1992, Alberto Fujimori shut down congress, assumed legislative powers and suspended the constitution in what was regarded as an auto-coup....
05:14 2019-10-01

President Donald Trump to veto Congress, again, over border wall 'emergency' President Donald Trump is certain to issue his sixth veto after both houses of Congress again rejected his national emergency declaration, which is designed to bypass lawmakers to find funding for a border wall....
20:00 2019-09-27

Peru’s President Has Dissolved Congress Amid an Anti-Corruption Push LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra dissolved congress Monday, exercising seldom used executive powers to shut down the opposition-controlled legislature that he accuses of stonewalling attempts to curb widespread corrup...
05:42 2019-10-01

President Trump set to battle Congress in court over demands for his bank records President Donald Trump and congressional committees are set for a court showdown over subpoenas to Deutsche Bank, Capital One Financial records        ...
23:42 2019-05-22

"Return To Normal State" Before Offering To Talk: Iran President To US Reacting to a U.S. offer to talk with Iran without pre-conditions, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday it was Washington that had left the negotiating table, and it "should return to......
03:42 2019-06-03

Trump campaign still owes El Paso more than $500,000 on eve of President's return visit President Donald Trump will travel to El Paso, Texas, on Wednesday to offer his condolences and support to survivors, first responders and local officials in the wake of a mass shooting at a Walmart that left 22 dead. But he'll arrive with a $500,000...
11:56 2019-08-07

F1: FIA president Jean Todt calls for the return of refuelling during races • Move could lead to lighter cars and more overtaking• Valtteri Bottas quickest in Friday practice for British GPThe president of the FIA, Jean Todt, has said he would like to see a return of in-race refuelling to Formula One as a way to improve the ...
20:00 2019-07-12

Confidential draft IRS memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless president invokes executive privilege The memo, written last fall by an Internal Revenue Service attorney, contradicts the Trump administration’s justification for denying the president’s tax returns to lawmakers....
15:42 2019-05-22

‘Congress Has a Duty to Keep the President in Check,’ GOP Rep Justin Amash Tells Town Hall (GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) — The only Republican in Congress to accuse President Donald Trump of impeachable conduct faced voters in his Michigan district Tuesday, receiving standing ovations from many who saluted his “courage” while spa...
14:28 2019-05-29

Peruvian president threatens to dissolve Congress unless anti-graft reforms passed Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra on Wednesday threatened to dissolve Congress unless his anti-graft proposals are passed, raising the stakes in a power struggle with the opposition that could usher in a new period of political turmoil in one of Lat...
04:42 2019-05-30

Rudy Giuliani Said He Would Need President Trump’s Approval to Assist Congress’ Impeachment Probe WASHINGTON — Under fire for peddling a debunked conspiracy theory, President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday he would cooperate with the House’s impeachment inquiry only if Trump gave him permission. “...
19:42 2019-09-29

Judge Rejects Congress’ Challenge Over President Trump’s Border Wall Funding WASHINGTON — A federal judge has denied a request by the House to prevent President Donald Trump from tapping Defense Department money for his proposed border wall with Mexico. U.S. District Judge Trevor McFadden ruled Monday that the House did...
04:42 2019-06-04

Peru: President Martin Vizcarra disbands congress in anti-corruption push President Martin Vizcarra has dissolved the opposition-controlled congress, which he accuses of stonewalling attempts to curb widespread corruption. Opposition lawmakers have voted to suspend him in response....
09:42 2019-10-01

Brazil president's approval rating among worst since return to democracy: poll Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro is among the least popular since the country's return to democracy three decades ago, but his rating in a poll released on Monday showed his numbers stabilizing....
19:42 2019-07-08

Confidential draft IRS tax memo says tax returns must be handed to Congress unless president uses executive privilege: report Just days after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he would not comply with a House Democratic subpoena for President Trump’s tax returns, a confidential draft IRS memo obtained by The Washington Post called the disclosure “mandatory,” unless the...
14:00 2019-05-22

Federal Judge Rejects President Trump’s Challenge to New York Tax Return Release (NEW YORK) — A federal judge has rejected President Donald Trump’s challenge to the release of his tax returns for a New York state criminal probe. Judge Victor Marrero ruled Monday. He said he cannot endorse such a “categorical and...
16:28 2019-10-07

ABC president cruelly raises hopes with “remote possibility” of a Happy Endings return In the category of “TV shows departed before their time,” ABC’s hangout sitcom Happy Endings ranks near the top, like a smarter, funner Friends that deserved more than three measly seasons before its 2013 cancellation....
02:14 2019-08-07

California to appeal Trump tax return ruling, renew bid to block president from 2020 primary ballot California’s chief elections officer said Tuesday he will appeal a federal judge’s decision to block a state law that would have required President Trump to submit five years’ worth of his personal income tax returns in order to be included on the st...
12:28 2019-10-02

Apollo 11: Former officer on recovery ship USS Hornet recalls watching astronauts' 'amazing' return with President Nixon On July 24, 1969, Dick Powers was a 23-year-old Navy lieutenant on the Apollo 11 Recovery ship USS Hornet. Picked by the carrier’s captain to serve as the aide to President Nixon, Powers recounts the events of the remarkable day when the Apollo 11 as...
23:42 2019-07-19

Second judge rules President Trump can't block Congress's subpoenas of his banking records For the second time this week, a federal judge rejected requests to block Congress from obtaining Trump's financial records.        ...
06:56 2019-05-23

Today's Big Release: Salman Khan's Tubelight Salman Khan's Tubelight is set against the backdrop of Indo-China war (1962). Sohail Khan and child artiste Matin Rey Tangu co-star with Salman in the film...
15:42 2019-05-21

Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job' US president ignores media questions about murder of Jamal Khashoggi in meeting with Saudi crown prince at G20Donald Trump has praised Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, saying he was doing a “spectacular job” as the pair met on the sid...
18:28 2019-06-29

Salman Rushdie tackles the windmills of Trump's USA with 'Quichotte' In his latest novel, shortlisted for the Booker Prize, the author of "The Satanic Verses" offers an outlandish take on today's trash TV, opioid crisis and racism inspired by Cervantes' classic. Here's how critics see it....
07:56 2019-09-04

Mohammad bin Salman: Khashoggi murder ‘happened under my watch’ Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman has broken his silence in the brutal murder of Jamal Khashoggi, saying he bears responsibility “because it happened under my watch” – but without his knowledge, according to a new documentary. The CIA has conclu...
15:42 2019-09-26

How to write a Booker contender – by Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie and others Where do Booker-prize authors find their inspiration? The authors on the 2019 shortlist reveal the secrets behind their novelsIn The Handmaid’s Tale, we left Offred here: “The van waits in the driveway, its double doors stand open. The two of them, o...
10:56 2019-10-05

Don Quixote, fentanyl and gun culture: Salman Rushdie's 'Quichotte' is a bit of a mess Even Salman Rushdie concedes his 14th novel "Quichotte" - which loosely conjures the spirit of "Don Quixote" - is a bit of a mess.        ...
09:42 2019-09-17

Saudi King Salman says will resolutely confront aggressive threats Saudi Arabia's King Salman said that a meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Mecca on Friday would seek to confront threats and work for the future of Arab and Islamic states....
06:42 2019-06-01

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” makes the 13-book longlist for his latest novel, &ldqu...
07:00 2019-07-24

"Ensure Presence": Salman Khan To Appear Before Court In Blackbuck Case A Jodhpur court has directed Bollywood actor Salman Khan to appear before it on Friday in a case related to the alleged poaching of two blackbucks in Rajasthan's Kankani village over two decades ago....
19:42 2019-09-26

Salman Khan Congratulates PM Modi On "Splendid" Team Of Ministers Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi took oath along with his ministers in a grand ceremony, actor Salman Khan on Sunday congratulated him for choosing a "splendid" team of ministers and wished......
00:42 2019-06-03

Saudi prince bin Salman accepts responsibility but not blame for Khashoggi death Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman accepted responsibility for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi "because it happened under my watch" but he wasn't involved in it, bin Salman told PBS in a documentary....
00:56 2019-09-27

"Bail Could Be Cancelled...:" Court Tells Salman Khan In Poaching Case A court hearing the blackbuck poaching case against superstar Salman Khan expressed displeasure over his absence on Thursday and warned his bail could be cancelled if he failed to appear at the next......
20:14 2019-07-04

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.        ...
09:42 2019-09-17

New Book Shows How Margaret Thatcher Protected Salman Rushdie In 1989 The latest biography of Margaret Thatcher sheds new light on the role played by the former British Prime Minister in protecting Mumbai-born author Salman Rushdie after a fatwa was issued by Iran's......
10:28 2019-10-01

Salman Khan Skips Jodhpur Court Hearing In Blackbuck Case Superstar Salman Khan will not appear before a court in Rajasthan today in connection with the20-year-old blackbuck poaching case, the actor's lawyer said. On Thursday, a court in Jodhpur had directed......
10:14 2019-09-27

Mohammed bin Salman's sister faces trial for allegedly ordering beating of craftsman The sister of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will face trial in Paris next month after she allegedly ordered her bodyguard to attack a craftsman, CNN has confirmed....
23:56 2019-06-13

Brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi denies involvement in atrocity The brother of the Manchester Arena bomber today denied any involvement with the atrocity as he appeared in court for the first time to face murder and attempted murder charges....
16:42 2019-07-18

Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie make Man Booker Prize short list Novels by Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellmann, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie and Elif Shafak have been shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction....
10:14 2019-09-04

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denies ordering Khashoggi murder In a US television interview, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi "a mistake" and a "heinous crime." He also called on the world to take action against Iran....
05:56 2019-09-30

Saudi King Salman: We refuse any measures that touch on position of East Jerusalem The Palestinian cause represents a core issue for the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, Saudi King Salman said in his speech during to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Mecca on Saturday, adding the kingdom "refuse any measur...
06:42 2019-06-01

Bodyguard to Saudi Arabia’s King Salman shot dead in apparent dispute The long-time bodyguard of Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud was reportedly shot dead following an argument with a friend on Saturday. Royal Guard Major General Abdul-Aziz Al-Faghm was allegedly gunned down by Mamdouh bin Meshaal bin Al...
10:00 2019-09-30

Is Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hiding a da Vinci masterpiece on his yacht? Art market website Artnet claims to have located the missing painting on the private superyacht Serene, also reportedly bought by the Saudi crown prince....
08:14 2019-06-12

Booker Prize Pits Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie Against Emerging Stars Britain's storied Booker Prize will pit literary giants Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie against four emerging stars when it unveils the winner on Monday on its 50th anniversary award....
09:42 2019-10-14

President Trump Responds to President Carter’s Attacks on His Legitimacy: ‘He Was a Terrible President’ WASHINGTON — Donald Trump on Saturday dismissed former President Jimmy Carter’s swipe at the legitimacy of his presidency, calling it nothing more than a “Democrat talking point,” while offering his own digs at the 94-year-old...
17:14 2019-06-29

PM Modi, Saudi Prince Salman Meet In Japan, Plan To Deepen Strategic Ties Prime Minister Narendra Modi held bilateral talks with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman today, and focused on deepening strategic ties. The two leaders discussed enhancing cooperation......
08:42 2019-06-28

Mohammed bin Salman says he takes 'full responsibility' for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi but denies that he ordered it Screenshot/CBS Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in an interview with CBS News' "60 Minutes," which aired on Sunday night. Khashoggi was murdered on October 2, 2018 at the Saudi consulate in I...
11:14 2019-09-30

Shameful: Salman Rushdie Used His Blurb For This Young Author’s Debut Novel To Advertise A Speedboat He’s Trying To Sell For a new author, getting a blurb on the cover of your debut novel from an established and well-respected writer can be an incredible honor that rockets your book to the top of the bestseller list. Unfortunately, it looks like one highly acclaimed au...
17:56 2019-07-12

UN calls on Canada, U.S. to hold Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman accountable in Khashoggi killing Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland repeated calls for a “full, international independent investigation” but did not commit to further sanctions....
03:42 2019-06-21

Is Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hiding a Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece on his yacht? Art market website Artnet claims to have located the missing painting on the private superyacht Serene, also reportedly bought by the Saudi crown prince....
19:01 2019-06-11

Madhya Pradesh Poll Results Expose New Crisis: Congress Vs Congress Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who has been fire-fighting over a crisis in the party and government, held a series of meetings today - one with the cabinet colleagues to keep his flock......
23:28 2019-05-26

White House Restricted Access to Calls Between Trump and Putin, Prince Muhammed bin Salman: Former Official (WASHINGTON) — The White House severely restricted distribution of memos detailing President Donald Trump’s calls with foreign leaders, including Russia’s Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman, in an effort to ...
11:42 2019-09-29

Congress Will Form Government In UP, Says New State Congress Chief Newly-appointed Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu on Sunday said he is banking on ''Sampark'' (contact), ''Samvaad'' (dialogue) and ''Sangharsh'' (struggle) to strengthen his party and......
20:28 2019-10-13

Mohammed bin Salman denies personal involvement in Khashoggi killing in '60 Minutes' interview but says it was carried out by Saudi officials Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denied having any personal involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi killing in a CBS "60 Minutes" interview that aired Sunday night....
03:56 2019-09-30

Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte Is a Fantastical Dream Within a Dream Quichotte, the Booker Prize long-listed 14th novel from Salman Rushdie, is pitched as a “Don Quixote for the modern age,” but the book–a brilliant, funny, world-encompassing wonder–is a far more ambitious exercise than mere ho...
22:28 2019-08-22

Don Quixote, fentanyl and gun culture: Salman Rushdie's 'Quichotte' is a bit of a mess Even Salman Rushdie concedes his 14th novel "Quichotte" - which loosely conjures the spirit of "Don Quixote" - is a bit of a mess.        ...
01:28 2019-09-05

Barcelona rule out Neymar return 'as things stand' despite Brazilian's attempts to force Nou Camp return Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner has poured cold water on a possible Camp Nou return for Neymar, saying a move for the Paris Saint-Germain forward is "ruled out" for now....
19:28 2019-08-05

"Disappointed" Rahul Says "Technique Is Overrated", Patience Key For Him After being dismissed for scores of 44 and 38 in the 1st Test against the West Indies, KL Rahul said he was disappointed but there were a "lot of things I'm doing right"....
20:42 2019-08-25

Hardik Pandya Turns 26, Gets Hilarious Birthday Wish From KL Rahul Hardik Pandya, who is recuperating in London after back surgery, celebrated his 26th birthday and was sent a funny wish by close friend and teammate KL Rahul....
13:00 2019-10-11

Rahul Dravid's Conflict Of Interest Charge Downplayed By CoA Committee of Administrators (CoA) has downplayed the conflict of interest charge against Rahul Dravid, citing the example of former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan....
17:56 2019-09-26

In 'Rahul, Don't Go' Efforts, Sheila Dikshit And Co At His Doorstep Today Rahul Gandhi remains adamant about quitting as Congress president but scores of party workers will go to his Delhi home to persuade him to change his mind, senior leader Sheila Dikshit said on......
12:56 2019-05-29

Head Of Cricket Rahul Dravid To Take Charge At NCA On July 1 Rahul Dravid will move to a bigger cricketing role on Monday when he takes charge of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore on a two-year contract....
18:28 2019-06-29

Rahul Dravid Appointed Head Of National Cricket Academy Rahul Dravid will look after all cricket related activities at the NCA and will be involved in mentoring, coaching, training and motivating players, coaches and the support staff at the academy....
20:56 2019-07-08

President Trump Admits He Spoke to Ukraine’s President About Corruption and Possibly Biden (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump suggested Sunday that he raised former Vice President Joe Biden and Biden’s son in a summer phone call with Ukraine’s new leader, as Democrats pressed for investigations into whether Trump impro...
15:56 2019-09-23

President Trump Admits He Spoke to Ukraine President About Corruption and Possibly Biden (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says he spoke to Ukraine’s new president about his summer election and the fact that “we don’t want our people, like Vice President Biden and his son” contributing to corruption alre...
20:14 2019-09-22

Mark Levin: President Trump 'the most abused president in American history' "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin unloaded on Democrats Wednesday night and called President Trump the "most abused president in American history."...
10:28 2019-05-23

French President Macron Gave President Trump a ‘Friendship Tree’ Last Year. It Is Now Dead French President Emmanuel Macron has confirmed the “friendship tree” he presented as a gift to the White House last year has died, and that a replacement is on the way. President Donald Trump and Macron originally planted the European ses...
01:56 2019-06-13

President Trump Claims Credit for Shell Plant Announced in 2012 Under President Obama MONACA, Pa. — President Donald Trump sought to take credit Tuesday for the construction of a major manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania as he tries to reinvigorate supporters in the Rust Belt towns that sent him to the White House in ...
15:56 2019-08-14

Joe Biden Denounces Report Trump Urged Ukraine President to Investigate the Former Vice President’s Son (WASHINGTON) — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday decried reports that President Donald Trump urged the president of Ukraine to look into his son’s business dealings there. Biden said in a statement that if the reports are true, &#...
21:42 2019-09-21

Surprise! Beloved President Ronald Reagan Was a Racist: Unearthed Call to Then-President Nixon Proves It History has been kind to former President Ronald Reagan. In death, the story of Reagan, the racist actor-turned-racist president has morphed into Reagan, the conservative maverick whose vision for America created the blueprint for “self-reliance.”...
20:00 2019-07-31

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to consider G7 funding for Amazon if French President Emmanuel Macron apologizes Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he would only consider a $20 million offer from the G7 to help fight wildfires in the Amazon if French President Emmanuel Macron apologizes to him for comments he found insulting....
04:00 2019-08-28

President Trump Says He’ll Raise China Tariffs If President Xi Won’t Meet at G-20 President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Japan. Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that he could impose tariffs of 25%, ...
03:42 2019-06-11

Happy Birthday Rahul Khanna: Diet Tips From The 47-Year-Old That You Can Steal We can all agree that Rahul Khanna looks half his age and does so seemingly effortlessly. Here are some diet tips that help him look young and gorgeous!...
19:00 2019-06-20

Rahul Dravid Gets Conflict Of Interest Notice From BCCI Ethics Officer  Rahul Dravid is allegedly conflicted as he is the NCA Director and also employed as vice-president of India Cements group, which owns IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings....
21:28 2019-08-06

Conflict Conundrum: Rahul Dravid Asked To Depose Before Ethics Officer BCCI ethics officer DK Jain has asked cricketing great and NCA head Rahul Dravid to depose in Mumbai on September 26 over the conflict of interest allegations levelled against him....
05:28 2019-08-27

‘An Honor Mr. President.’ Chrissy Teigen Claps Back at President Trump’s ‘Filthy-Mouthed Wife’ Jab on Twitter It was an eventful Sunday night on Twitter, as President Donald Trump took to the platform to share his thoughts about singer John Legend‘s prison reform activism — and called out Chrissy Teigen, the model, cookbook author, show host and ...
00:28 2019-09-10

Phone call shows President Donald Trump urged Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Biden's son The White House released a transcript Wednesday of a phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky that's at the center of a congressional impeachment investigation....
23:00 2019-09-25

Tunisia president hospitalized after health scare: president's son Tunisia's 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday, the son of the president said, the second health crisis for the leader in a month....
01:42 2019-07-25

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.       ...
23:28 2019-09-13

Ukrainian President Denies US President Trump Tried To "Blackmail" Him Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky denied Thursday that Donald Trump tried to blackmail him by withholding military aid to Kiev in a phone call between the two leaders....
13:14 2019-10-10

Rahul Dravid, Ravi Shastri Meet. BCCI Trolled For "Two Greats" Tweet The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) called Rahul Dravid and head coach Ravi Shastri "two greats", which didn't please many fans on Twitter....
21:42 2019-09-20

IndiGo Feud: Rahul Bhatia Seeks Arbitration In Dispute With Rakesh Gangwal The IGE Group and the RG Group are promoters of the company, which has been named as a respondent, InterGlobe Aviation said. IndiGo said that it had been named as a respondent "as it is a party to the......
07:42 2019-10-02

Rahul Bose Shocked At Sky-High Bill For 2 Bananas At 5-Star Hotel: Twitter Reacts "I was in the gym and I asked for two bananas while I was working out and, of course, I got the bananas. Check the bill out", said Rahul Bose in his video tweet....
14:56 2019-07-24

Assembly Election 2019 Live Updates: Amit Shah Attacks Rahul Over Kashmir Maharashtra, Haryana Elections 2019: Amit Shah is scheduled to hold public gatherings in Maharashtra's Sangli, Akkalkot, Tuljapur and Latur districts....
10:14 2019-10-11

Rahul Sharma's new venture Revolt is set to launch 'AI-enabled' electric motorcycle in India next week Moving from mobiles to automobiles, Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma is set to unveil "India's first AI-enabled (Artificial Intelligence) electric motorcycle" on 18th June in New Delhi.With the launch, Rahul Sharma will also be debuting into the...
17:14 2019-06-14

Tracking Gandhi: A photographic journey Wherever he was, Mahatma Gandhi fought for human rights. He led India non-violently into independence. Marking his 150th birthday, Anja Bohnhof pays tribute to the freedom fighter with photographic insights....
06:56 2019-10-03

"You Are My Family": Sonia Gandhi Thanks Supporters For Raebareli Win UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Sunday thanked people from her constituency Raebareli for re-electing her in the Lok Sabha elections. The veteran leader added that she was ready to sacrifice......
23:28 2019-05-26

"Will Find Out Those Who Have Not Worked For Party": Priyanka Gandhi Congress workers from Uttar Pradesh are now demanding that the party should project Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as the party's chief ministerial candidate for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls....
07:14 2019-06-13

"Enough Is Enough": Priyanka Gandhi After Kuldeep Sengar's Poster With PM Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today slammed the BJP after a full page advertisement was published in the local edition of a vernacular daily in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao on Independence Day,......
15:14 2019-08-17

"She Would Hug Me Whenever We Met": Priyanka Gandhi Mourns Sheila Dikshit Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra expressed her condolences on the death of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit and said she will miss her "wise counsel"....
15:56 2019-07-20

"How Many Jobs Have You Given In 5 Years?" Priyanka Gandhi To Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday asked Union Minister Santosh Gangwar to provide figures for jobs provided to people in North India in the last five year....
23:56 2019-09-16

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.        ...
20:28 2019-09-02

For "Sarcastic" Tweet On Gandhi, Maharashtra IAS Officer Transferred The IAS officer who triggered a row with her tweet thanking Nathuram Godse has been transferred from her post. The government has also issued her a show-cause notice and asked her to explain the......
23:00 2019-06-03

Sonia Gandhi Takes Oath As Lok Sabha Member United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi took oath as member of 17th Lok Sabha today. Ms Gandhi, who retained the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha constituency, took her oath in Hindi on the second......
13:56 2019-06-18

UK To Issue Commemorative Coin In Honour Of Mahatma Gandhi The UK government will issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, British finance minister Sajid Javid said....
11:28 2019-10-11

"Even Most Powerful Is Ultimately Defeated": Sonia Gandhi's Dussehra Wish Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday greeted people on Vijayadashmi and said the day underlines that arrogance and injustice, even of the most powerful is......
16:56 2019-10-08

Priyanka Gandhi Attacks BJP After UP Farmers Stopped On Way To Delhi Amid farmers blocking various entry points to Delhi from Uttar Pradesh side since early hours, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday asked the BJP why it is preventing them from coming to......
20:00 2019-09-21

Indian police investigate defacing of Gandhi cutout Indian police are investigating a complaint that a cutout of independence leader Mohandas Gandhi displayed at a museum was defaced as the country celebrated the 150th anniversary of his birth this week...
09:56 2019-10-04

UP Government Remembers Farmers Only In Advertisements: Priyanka Gandhi Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over its treatment of farmers, alleging that the Yogi Adityanath government remembers them only in......
08:28 2019-10-09

Excerpts From Mahatma Gandhi's Writing Put Together In Form Of Book Excerpts drawn from Mahatma Gandhi's books, letters and essays on non-violent civil disobedience and activism have been put together in form of a book, publisher Penguin Classics said....
13:14 2019-09-30

"Do What's Right For Nation": Robert Vadra On Priyanka Gandhi's UP Visit Businessman Robert Vadra today said he has always respected "qualities of compassion, empathy and sincerity" in her wife Priyanka Gandhi, who was detained for over 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh after she......
15:56 2019-07-20

PM Modi Releases Postage Stamps On Mahatma Gandhi In UAE Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi crown prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Saturday released postage stamps on Mahatma Gandhi to commemorate his 150th birth anniversary....
16:42 2019-08-24

In Tribute, Priyanka Gandhi Tweets What She "Learned" From Her Father Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has posted an emotional tribute to her father, former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, on the occasion of his 75th birth anniversary, revealing that he taught her "to listen to......
10:14 2019-08-20

Did Vandals Steal Gandhi’s Ashes from an Indian Memorial? Vandals attacked a Gandhi memorial and may have stolen some of his ashes. They also scrawled “national traitor” on his picture, placing suspicion on Hindu nationalists....
14:14 2019-10-04

PM To Pay Respects At Memorials Of Gandhi, Vajpayee Before Oath Ceremony Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take oath for the second consecutive term this evening, exactly a week after he stormed back to power on May 23, but his day begins at the crack of dawn....
22:28 2019-05-29

A hero to the world, Gandhi is increasingly controversial in India Scholars have highlighted the racist language that Mohandas Gandhi used as a young man and his defense of India’s caste system. Meanwhile, right-leaning Hindu nationalist ideologues have long had an ambivalent relationship with him....
00:56 2019-10-03

Gandhi-ji Would Have Liked Indians To Tackle Climate Change: S Jaishankar Mahatma Gandhi would have liked Indians to focus on the issue of climate change, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, stressing that the fight against this global challenge is much larger......
14:28 2019-10-03

PM's "Einstein Challenge" In Tribute To Gandhi In New York Times Op-Ed Mahatma Gandhi "envisioned Indian nationalism as one that was never narrow or exclusive but one that worked for the service of humanity", Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote in an opinion piece in The......
11:28 2019-10-02

PM Modi Inaugurates "Gandhi Solar Park" At UN Headquarters Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (local time) inaugurated a 50 kilowatt ''Gandhi Solar Park'' at the Headquarters of the United Nations in New York, on the second leg of his visit to the United......
02:42 2019-09-25

"He Is Being Shamefully Hunted Down": Priyanka Gandhi Backs P Chidambaram As former Union Minister P Chidambaram appeared to face arrest in a corruption investigation, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tweeted in support of the senior Congress leader, alleging that he was being......
11:00 2019-08-21

Who Is Allowing These "Big Bank Frauds": Priyanka Gandhi On RBI Report Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra attacked the government on Friday over an RBI report showing bank frauds have gone up by 15 per cent year-on-year in 2018-19, asking who is the guarantor allowing......
14:00 2019-08-30

UP Is Running But Electricity In Hospitals Is Out: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday hit out at the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over reports of patients being treated in some hospitals under mobile phone flashlights or......
01:56 2019-07-10

"I Won't Leave..." Says Priyanka Gandhi, Spends Night In UP's Mirzapur Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who was stopped on Friday when she was on her way to meet the families affected by Sonbhadra shootout, spent the night at a guest house in Mirzapur in Uttar......
04:56 2019-07-20

Priyanka, Sonia Gandhi To Visit Rae Bareli Tomorrow To Thank Voters UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will visit Rae Bareli, her parliamentary constituency, on Wednesday to thank her voters for re-electing her with an overwhelming margin....
13:14 2019-06-11

Priyanka Gandhi Slams Government Over Plans For "100 Days Celebration" Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday attacked the government over its plans to mark 100 days in office, saying sectors such as automobile, transport and mining will see it as a......
12:56 2019-09-07

Smriti Irani Invokes Gandhi's Three Wise Monkeys - But There's A Twist On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, Smriti Irani invoked the three wise monkeys of Mahatma Gandhi's teachings. Ms Irani, however, gave us a glimpse of how the monkeys and their teachings have evolved......
17:42 2019-10-02

Mahatma Gandhi Statue Found Vandalised In Odisha School A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was found vandalised inside the premises of a government-run school in Sovarampur area in Odisha''s Balasore town, police said on Monday....
13:14 2019-06-17

UP Blacklists NSUI Leader, Priyanka Gandhi Questions BJP's "Dictatorship" Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi condemned the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the Yogi Adityanath-led government in Uttar Pradesh dissolved the Allahabad University Student Union and......
11:42 2019-07-16

IAS Officer Trolled After "Sarcastic" Tweet On Mahatma Gandhi, Godse A Maharashtra IAS officer landed in trouble after her tweet that appeared to question the celebration of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary. While the Nationalist Congress Party demanded that she be......
16:42 2019-06-02

"BJP Will Beat Rajiv Gandhi's Record If...": Yashwant Sinha On Kashmir Ending the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir would further alienate people of the state but if national elections were held any time soon, the populist step would win the BJP a bigger victory......
04:42 2019-08-06

PM Modi "Charismatic" Like Jawaharlal Nehru, Rajiv Gandhi: Rajinikanth South mega-star Rajinikanth today confirmed that he would attend Narendra Modi's oath ceremony as Prime Minister on Thursday and called him a "charismatic leader" like "Jawaharlal Nehru and Rajiv......
11:28 2019-05-28

Sonia Gandhi Accuses Centre Of Taking "First Step" To Privatisation UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday opposed in Lok Sabha a railway ministry proposal to corporatize its production units, including the Modern Coach Factory in her Lok Sabha constituency of Rae......
13:56 2019-07-02

Centre's Silence On Economic Slowdown Very Dangerous: Priyanka Gandhi Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today said that the news of an economic slowdown and the Modi government's "silence" on it was "very dangerous"....
12:00 2019-09-05

"Drunk In Power": Priyanka Gandhi Hits Out At BJP After Assault Incidents Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday claimed some BJP leaders were "drunk on power" as they thrash government employees for doing their duty and asked if any action will be taken......
22:14 2019-07-07

Sonia Gandhi's Flight From Raebareli To Delhi Delayed Due To Bad Weather UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had to stay in Raebareli Wednesday night as their plane could not leave for Delhi due to bad weather, officials said....
01:00 2019-06-13

BJP Demands Sonia Gandhi's Apology On Digvijaya Singh's "ISI" Attack The BJP on Monday slammed Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for his remark that the ruling party was receiving money from Pakistan's spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)....
17:14 2019-09-02

Entire Administration Protecting, Embracing Chinmayanand: Priyanka Gandhi Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday hit out at the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over the Chinmayanand case, alleging that a rape case was not filed as the administration was......
10:00 2019-09-29

"Will Be Brave": P Chidambaram After Meeting Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Delhi's Tihar jail on Monday to meet former union minister P Chidambaram, who has been in prison since September 5 in......
09:28 2019-09-23

611 Prisoners Released On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th Birth Anniversary The government has decided to release 611 prisoners from jails across India under a special remission as part of the commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi....
13:56 2019-10-04

PM Asks BJP Lawmakers To Take 150-km Foot-March For 150th Gandhi Jayanti Prime Minister Narendra Modi has instructed BJP parliamentarians to go on a 150-km ''padyatra'' or foot-march in their constituencies to mark "Gandhi 150" or the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma......
10:42 2019-07-09

"Modi-Ji Doesn't Respect RSS' Views": Priyanka Gandhi's Dig On Kashmir Prime Minister Narendra Modi doesn't respect the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh's views or he doesn't believe there is an issue in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said on Monday,......
06:14 2019-08-20

"How Did Gandhi Ji Commit Suicide?": Gujarat School's Shocker To Students A question in a school exam on how Mahatma Gandhi committed suicide has shocked Gujarat's education authorities, prompting them to initiate an inquiry into it....
20:00 2019-10-13

"Overdue Hug From Sheikh Hasina Ji": Priyanka Gandhi Meets Bangladesh PM Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today said she received a hug that was "overdue" from Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina whom she met today in New Delhi....
15:28 2019-10-06

Mahatma Gandhi Brought To Life Through 3-Dimensional Hologram In Paris Mahatma Gandhi was brought to life in form of a three-dimensional hologram featured in the fourth Ahinsa lecture held in Paris on Monday to mark the 150th birth anniversary of the ''Father of the......
07:14 2019-10-02

"Sheila Dikshit Guided Me Like Older Sister": Sonia Gandhi UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday that former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit guided her "more like an older sister than party colleague" when she became party chief in 1998 and......
09:56 2019-08-11

Economy In Bad Shape, Centre Not Improving Situation: Priyanka Gandhi Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday accused the government of doing nothing to improve the country's economy even as various companies have resorted to staying shut for several......
19:14 2019-10-07

Votes Of Minority Community Members Are "Blessing": Varun Gandhi Newly elected parliamentarian from Pilibhit Varun Gandhi said he considers the votes he has got from minority community members as a "blessing", but rued that that not many from the community cast......
22:42 2019-06-11

Indira Gandhi Never Sought Votes In Army's Name: Sharad Pawar Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said unlike Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former prime minister Indira Gandhi never sought votes in the name of the army. He was addressing a......
23:14 2019-10-09

Mahatma Gandhi's Philosophy At Core Of Our Work: UN Secretary-General Secretary-General of UN Antonio Guterres on Wednesday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary and said that the leader pioneered successive non-violent movements that changed history,......
11:28 2019-10-02

Gujarat Celebrates Gandhi Jayanti With Prayers, Cleanliness Drives Prayer meets were organised at several places in Gujarat, including Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, on Wednesday morning to pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary....
11:28 2019-10-02

Minister Asked To Take Action Over Mahatma Gandhi's Pic On Liquor Bottles Rajya Sabha members on Tuesday expressed concern over a picture of Mahatma Gandhi on liquor bottles of an Israeli company, prompting the Chair to direct External Affairs minister S Jaishankar to look......
00:14 2019-07-03

"Mahatma's Soul Would Be Pained": Sonia Gandhi's Swipe At Government Congress chief Sonia Gandhi launched a sharp attack on the BJP and its ideological mentor, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on the 150th birth anniversatry of Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhi's soul, Mrs Gandhi......
11:28 2019-10-02

"Best Decision In Current Circumstances": Amarinder Singh On Sonia Gandhi Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has welcomed Sonia Gandhi's appointment as interim president of the Congress as the "best decision in the current circumstances". He said her "experience and......
09:56 2019-08-11

Mahatma Gandhi Was Spiritual Leader Of US Non-Violence Movement: Pelosi Mahatma Gandhi was the spiritual leader of America's non-violence movement, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi has said as she described how the Indian leader influenced American......
23:00 2019-07-11

When Mahatma Gandhi Was Denied Entry Into Kanyakumari Temple Over UK Trip Mahatma Gandhi, who waged many a battle for egalitarianism in Hindu shrines and for the right of lower-caste devotees to access them, was denied entry into a temple in Kerala -- not because of......
13:14 2019-09-30

Priyanka Gandhi "Very Firm" On Chinmayanand Issue, Says Jitin Prasada Congress leader Jitin Prasada, placed in preventive custody by the Uttar Pradesh police today for planning a protest march, asserted that the police move was not the "not the end, but the beginning".......
13:14 2019-09-30

On Gandhi Jayanti, PM To Declare India Open Defecation-Free Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick-started countrywide celebrations to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi today. PM Modi, who launched the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign in 2014, will declare......
07:14 2019-10-02

"Everyday Heinous Crimes Like Rape Increasing" In UP: Priyanka Gandhi Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh, saying there had been a rise in criminal incidents and the Yogi Adityanath dispensation was unable to......
21:00 2019-09-24

Priyanka Gandhi Hits Out At Police's "Lax Approach" To Chinmayananda Case Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over the Chinmayanand case, alleging that the Yogi Adityanath dispensation's "antics" have made it clear......
15:56 2019-09-13

"Centre Sees RTI Act As Nuisance": Sonia Gandhi On Amendment Bill Congress leader Sonia Gandhi today accused the centre of trying to "subvert the historic Right to Information Act", a day after a controversial bill to amend the transparency law was passed by Lok......
09:56 2019-07-23

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh In Tihar Jail To Meet P Chidambaram Former prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi visited Delhi's Tihar jail on Monday to meet former union minister P Chidambaram, who has been in prison since September 5 in......
07:00 2019-09-23

Sonia, Priyanka Gandhi Pay Tributes To Sheila Dikshit, Last Rites Today The last rites of former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who died yesterday following a cardiac arrest, will be performed at 2.30 pm today.The veteran Congress leader's body is currently kept at......
12:28 2019-07-21

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Thanks Girls For Supporting Campaign For Unnao Teen Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday thanked young girls for participating in the party's signature campaign in support of the Unnao rape victim, and said unity can force......
20:56 2019-08-03

"Come Out Of Film Life": Priyanka Gandhi Vadra To Ravi Shankar Prasad Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday slammed Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad over his comments linking Bollywood to the economy and dismissing an economic slowdown, saying he......
20:28 2019-10-13

Russia To Launch Special Stamp To Commemorate Mahatma Gandhi: Official Russia will launch a special stamp to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Indian Ambassador to Moscow DB Venkatesh Varma said in Vladivostok, Russia, today....
15:56 2019-09-04

"Limits Of Dignity Crossed": Sonia Gandhi On BJP At First Post-Poll Rally Congress leader Sonia Gandhi attacked the BJP at a rally in her parliamentary constituency of Raebareli yesterday, declaring that the ruling party had crossed "limits of dignity" to retain power...
07:14 2019-06-13

Decision on Rajiv Gandhi Case Convicts' Release Expected In 2 Weeks The Tamil Nadu government informed the Madras High Court on Monday that it was expecting Governor Banwarilal Purohit will pass an order on the cabinet recommendation for the release of all the seven......
23:00 2019-06-03

Till Late October, A Gandhi Film Every Week At Victoria Memorial There is no record of Mahatma Gandhi ever visiting Kolkata's iconic Victoria Memorial in his lifetime, nor of him saying anything about the monument. But now, nine thought-provoking feature films......
01:00 2019-08-24

Sonia Gandhi Opposes Move To Privatise Rae Bareli Coach Factory Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the government was seeking to secretively "privatise" the Modern Coach Factory in Rae Bareli, adding that it has caused uncertainty......
10:42 2019-07-02

On Gandhi Jayanti, Amit Shah Launches 'Sankalp Yatra' Against Plastic On Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary today, Union Home Minister Amit Shah gave a clarion call to shun single-use plastic while urging citizens to take an initiative to make this a mass......
11:28 2019-10-02

To Priyanka Gandhi's "Criminals Roaming Freely" Jibe, UP Police Responds Stung by Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's scathing attack on crimes in the state, Uttar Pradesh Police responded today with data and claiming that they have fought effectively against crimes....
16:42 2019-06-29

Lal Bahadur Shastri, Mahatma Gandhi Coined These Popular National Slogans Mahatma Gandhi, the pioneer of India's freedom struggle, and Lal Bahadur Shastri, the second Prime Minister of India, were born on October 2. They coined popular national slogans that resonated with......
11:42 2019-10-01

In Tribute To Mahatma Gandhi, Milind Deora Refers To U2's 'Ahimsa' Quote Congress leader Milind Deora today tweeted a video of members of the iconic Irish brand, U2, paying homage to Mahatma Gandhi, as the nation celebrated the 150th anniversary of the Father of the......
11:28 2019-10-02

Film Archive Gets 30 Reels Of Rare Unedited Footage Of Mahatma Gandhi The National Film Archive of India (NFAI) on Friday said it has obtained 30 reels of several hours of unedited footage detailing several key events from Mahatma Gandhi's life and his death....
04:28 2019-09-28

Sonia Gandhi Accepts Sheikh Hasina's Invitation To Visit Bangladesh Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi has accepted Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's invitation to visit her country for commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Bangladesh's liberation, a......
21:14 2019-10-06

"Deeply Saddening": Priyanka Gandhi Condemns Murder Of Dalit Children Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi today condemned the murder of two children belonging to the Dalit community in Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri, and urged the Kamal Nath government to take......
21:14 2019-09-26

Economy Falling Into "Deep Abyss Of Recession", Claims Priyanka Gandhi Hitting out at the Modi government, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said today that the economy is falling into a "deep abyss" of recession and asked when will the current dispensation "open its......
11:28 2019-09-10

Mahatma Gandhi Birth Anniversary: Leaders Pay Tribute To "Beloved Bapu" Mahatma Gandhi 150th birth anniversary: Leaders pay tribute at Rajghat to the father of the nation and urge people to follow the path of non-violence....
11:28 2019-10-02

Acquittal Of Pehlu Khan Accused "Shocking", Says Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has expressed shock over a trial court's acquittal of the six men accused of viciously assaulting dairy farmer Pehlu Khan in April 2017...
15:00 2019-08-16

Not Correct To Slam Rajiv Gandhi For Political Benefits: Robert Vadra Robert Vadra, businessman and husband of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, on Tuesday said that it was very incorrect to slam his father-in-law and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi for political benefits....
03:00 2019-08-21

Ahead Of Maharashtra Assembly Polls, Raj Thackeray Meets Sonia Gandhi Maharashtra leader Raj Thackeray today met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi in Delhi, raising expectations of a formal alliance ahead of the assembly election in the state....
19:56 2019-07-08

Sonia Gandhi Chairs Meet Of Opposition Leaders On Parliament Strategy United Progressive Alliance Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday chaired a meeting of leaders of constituent parties and other allies to discuss their floor plan during the Budget Session....
23:28 2019-06-18

PM Modi To Inaugurate Gandhi Solar Park At UN - India's Gift To The World In a first of its kind symbolic effort by India at the UN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a 50KW 'Gandhi Solar Park' next week during his visit to the United Nations, a gesture that......
18:00 2019-09-20

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi Meets Sonia Gandhi Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi today met Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi and is believed to have discussed about the Parliament session that is beginning June 17....
13:00 2019-06-07

Priyanka Gandhi Slams Cops For Not Arresting UP Leader Accused Of Rape Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slammed the BJP government and the police in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday over the Chinmayanand case, saying they were repeating the "negligence" shown and......
13:56 2019-09-19

Yogi Adityanath, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Exchange Digs Over UP Killings Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today tarred the opposition Congress, Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party over Wednesday's shocking shooting at a village in Sonbhadra that left 10......
18:00 2019-07-21

"Minimum Security Cover" For UP Visits: Priyanka Gandhi To Yogi Adityanath Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath requesting "minimum security arrangement" to be made during her visits to the......
21:14 2019-07-18

"Criminals Roaming Freely": Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Slams UP Government Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today hit out at the Yogi Adityanath government alleging that criminals are "roaming around freely, doing as they like" in Uttar Pradesh....
14:00 2019-06-29

Ahead Of Parliament Session, Union Ministers Reach Out To Sonia Gandhi Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on Friday met Congress Parliamentary Party chief Sonia Gandhi, seeking her party's cooperation for smooth functioning of the Parliament session beginning......
17:00 2019-06-07

"Social Justice In Danger": Priyanka Gandhi On RSS Chief's Quota Remark Days after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat called for a debate on reservation in an "atmosphere of harmony", Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the BJP government......
17:56 2019-08-20

Why Sonia Gandhi Brought Transcript Of Donald Trump Remarks To Lok Sabha Congress leader Sonia Gandhi came armed with a transcript of United States President Donald Trump's remarks on Kashmir as the opposition continued to question the government in the Lok Sabha today.......
19:28 2019-07-23

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina Meets Sonia Gandhi And Manmohan Singh Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today met Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi along with other leaders of the party, including Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Anand Sharma, and former Prime Minister......
10:28 2019-10-06

Cop Harasses Teen Who Tried To File Case, Priyanka Gandhi Tweets Video A 16-year-old girl who tried to file a complaint of molestation in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur, is subjected to harassment in a video tweeted by Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra....
10:56 2019-07-25

Gandhi's ashes stolen and poster vandalised on what would have been his 150th birthday Some of Mahatma Gandhi's ashes have been stolen and thieves scrawled the word "traitor" on a poster him on what would have been his 150th birthday, police have said....
08:42 2019-10-04

"Padyatras" To Be Held To Spread Teachings Of Mahatma Gandhi: Amit Shah BJP president Amit Shah said on Wednesday that party workers would take out "padyatras" (foot march) across the country to spread the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi as part of the 150th birth anniversary......
00:56 2019-07-04

Smriti Irani's Meet With Predecessor Maneka Gandhi Before Ministry Switch Newly-appointed Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani met her predecessor Maneka Gandhi on Saturday to discuss important issues in the ministry and the way forward in tackling them....
00:28 2019-06-02

Sachin Tendulkar Shares Mahatma Gandhi's "Views About Mother Earth" Sachin Tendulkar invoked a quote by Gandhi about the world having enough for everyone's needs but not their greed while expressing his views on mother earth....
14:28 2019-10-02

PM Modi, Rajnath Singh Pay Tribute On Rajiv Gandhi Birth Anniversary Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday paid their tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary....
07:00 2019-08-20

Rajiv Gandhi Killer Nalini Released For A Month For Daughter's Wedding Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has been released on a month's leave to attend the wedding of her daughter. She had been granted a day's parole last year to......
10:56 2019-07-25

Convict In Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Granted 3 Weeks' Leave Extension The Madras High Court on Wednesday extended by another three weeks, the ongoing ordinary leave of Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case....
03:14 2019-08-23

"Purely Technical": China On Change In Gandhi Jayanti Event Venue China on Saturday said the Indian embassy in Beijing was advised to shift the venue of an event to mark Mahatma Gandhi''s 150th birth anniversary on October 2 due to celebrations in the capital city......
09:42 2019-10-06