Tag Archives: Rahul Gandhi

Congress demands PMO explanation on Snoopgate 2′, BJP says non-issue

Hyderabad, March 15 (IANS) The Congress on Sunday demanded an explanation from the Prime Minister’s Office on why the police were seeking details about its vice president Rahul Gandhi even as the BJP accused the opposition party of making an issue out of a "routine" security-related inquiry. The Congress was also set to raise the issue in parliament on Monday. ...

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Congress Condemns Delhi Police Quizzing Rahul Gandhi

The Congress party on Saturday condemned Delhi Police’s “unnecessary and weird enquiries” about party vice president Rahul Gandhi and termed it “political espionage”. The police said it was a routine enquiry. The Prime Minister’s Office too said it was not involved in the police query exercise. “This kind of political espionage, snooping, surveillance and intrusion in political opponent’s life may be ...

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Rahul Gandhi Slams BJP, Asks ‘When Will the Talks Stop? When Will Work Begin?’

Congress Vice President declared Congress as a party of poor people and slammed the BJP government by alleging that BJP is neglecting poor people for corporates, on Tuesday during his roadshow at Kalkaji. Accompanied by party members such as Ajay Maken, Arvind Singh Lovely, Subhash Chopra and Sharmishta Mukherjee, Rahul said “Congress is a party for the poor people. We ...

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Delhi Polls: Rahul Enters Political Battlefield, To Hold Congress Roadshow in Kalkaji Today

After BJP’s Kiran Bedi and AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is now in the field and is all set to hold a roadshow to campaign South Delhi’s Kalkaji Assembly constituency on Tuesday ahead of the Delhi elections. Rahul will be accompanied with Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Arvind Singh Lovely, former MP Ramesh Kumar, Kalkaji candidate Subhash Chopra ...

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Obama Meets Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi in Hotel

US President Barack Obama met a four-member Congress delegation, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, party president Sonia Gandhi, vice president Rahul Gandhi, and former union minister Anand Sharma on Monday afternoon after witnessing the 66th Republic Day parade, said a party leader. The Congress Party , now in opposition, called on the visiting US president at the ITC Maurya hotel ...

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Mayawati Slams BJP, Says ‘Playing Dalit Card is Not Right’

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the parliament to forgive Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti for her remarks, mentioning “she comes from a rural background,” BSP Chief Mayawati raised her voice against BJP using the term of “dalit woman” and claimed she does not belong to the dalit community. Mayawati alleged that “BJP is playing dalit card”. She said, “BJP ...

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Hate Speech: Forgive Sadhvi Niranjan, Resume Work, Urges Modi

Amid controversy that still hogs limelight over Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti’s hate speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged parliament to resume the work and forgive the minister for her remarks. Modi said, “The Minister concerned apologised. She is a first time member and comes from a rural background. When a colleague in Parliament apologises, it is upon our learned ...

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Hate Speech: Opposition Seeks Resignation of Niranjan Jyoti

A day after the Congress party questioned the “culpable silence” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Minister Niranjan Jyoti’s hate speech, Modi warned all his ministers and MPs against using derogatory language and said it won’t be tolerated. The controversy came up ahead of Delhi Assembly polls after Union Minister Jyoti said, “Aapko tay karna hai ki Dilli mein sarkar ...

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