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Quick to hug PM Modi, but runs away from IT officer: Smriti Irani Rahul Gandhi

August 19, 2022 11:11 am

She accused Rahul Gandhi of setting up a not-for-profit company, Young Indians, which then bought a commercial company, Associated Journals Ltd, and its debts worth Rs 90 crore for Rs 50 lakh.

Maharashtra civic polls: Shiv Sena on top in BMC, but BJP makes decisive gain overall; Cong wiped out

February 23, 2017 9:05 pm

The Shiv Sena has controlled the BMC for the last two decades with the BJP remaining a junior partner. But Sena's game plan to go alone in its bastion appeared to have failed to pay off.

PM Narendra Modi's 'graveyard' remark: Congress to file complaint with Election Commission

February 20, 2017 9:00 am

The Prime Minister's statement came at a time when polling in third phase of Assembly elections in the state was underway in 69 seats of 12 districts.

Smriti Irani's latest attack on Priyanka Gandhi only ends up amplifying her importance in UP elections

February 17, 2017 4:18 pm

While Irani's effort to drag Priyanka into a petty political battle may be deemed as petulant behavior, all eyes are currently on Priyanka who is campaigning in Raebareli

UP elections 2017: Lucknow Central, where the alliance took off, it’s Congress vs SP

February 10, 2017 1:26 am

The Indian Express travels a day each with the two candidates as they go about their separate campaigns.

UP elections 2017: High-decibel campaign with stalwarts in action ends in west UP

February 09, 2017 8:33 pm

Joining hands with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav led the SP assault, as party patriarch Mulayam kept away following family feud.

UP polls 2017: Modi, demonetisation, jobs theme of Rahul Gandhi rallies

February 09, 2017 1:37 pm

Rahul has made denomenisation and its effects, primarily farmer distress, as his election theme for Uttar Pradesh.

Akhilesh Yadav: This modern-day Arjuna needs no Krishna

February 09, 2017 8:06 am

Akhilesh Yadav is no villain, he is the hero of the story and the icon for a pragmatic new generation that has no patience to be bringing up father as he makes one bad decision after another.

Samajwadi Party capable of fighting elections alone, won't campaign for alliance: Mulayam Singh Yadav

January 29, 2017 9:05 pm

Mualayam Singh Yadav said: "SP was capable enough to contest and win elections alone, there was no need for the alliance. I will not go anywhere to campaign for this (SP-Congress) alliance."

101 candidates contesting Punjab assembly elections face criminal cases

January 29, 2017 7:13 pm

As per a report prepared by ADR, four face murder cases, 11 were booked for attempt to murder and 6 for crimes against women.


Rajya Sabha nominations 2016: Faces to look out for

May 30, 2016 6:17 pm

Parties like BJP, Congress, JD(U), RJD among other have revealed some of the names as their nomination for Rajya Sabha in 2016. Here are a few:

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh arrested at Congress' Save Democracy rally

May 06, 2016 11:33 am

The Congress rally twas scheduled to move from Jantar Mantar to the Parliament

Sonia Gandhi leads Congress protest against 'intolerance'

November 03, 2015 6:28 pm

Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday (November 3) submitted a memorandum to President Pranab Mukherjee expressing deep concern over the rising intolerance in the country.

NDA holds protest against Congress over Monsoon Session wash out

August 13, 2015 6:31 pm

With the Monsoon Session being a wash out, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday (August 13) directed NDA MPs to fan across the country to "expose" the Congress over the disruption of Parliament.

Congress continues protest against suspension of Lok Sabha MPs

August 05, 2015 4:27 pm

Senior Congress party leaders including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh were seen standing near the Gandhi statue with black flags and placards.

Pranab Mukherjee, Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi pay homage to Jawaharlal Nehru on his 51st death anniversary

May 27, 2015 4:36 pm

Born on November 14, 1889, Nehru was one of the prominent nationalist leaders of the freedom struggle in the 20th century.

Sonia, Rahul, Priyanka pay homage to Rajiv Gandhi on 24th death anniversary

May 21, 2015 11:41 am

Rajiv Gandhi, sixth and youngest PM of India, was assassinated on May 21, 1991 at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu during a poll campaign.

Sonia, Rahul arrive at Parliament on Wednesday

May 06, 2015 4:33 pm

The last days of the budget session are set to be stormy with Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi both likely to speak in the Lok Sabha.

Rahul Gandhi meets home buyers, assures his support for them

May 02, 2015 3:27 pm

Real Estate Bill amendments pro-builder; has diluted safeguards for buyers brought by UPA government: Rahul Gandhi

Through Gujarat model, Modi showed he can easily snatch farmers' land: Rahul

April 19, 2015 4:26 pm

Rahul Gandhi returned from a 57-day sabbatical on Thursday and addressed a farmers' rally at Delhi Ramlila Maidan.


Armed forces suffered due to criminal negligence by previous govt: PM

June 18, 2020 2:27 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the armed forces and national security suffered due to criminal negligence before his government came to power in 2014, in an attack directed at the Congress.

Chhattisgarh elections: Congress and BJP manifestos focus on farmers, cows and women

June 18, 2020 2:28 pm

Both Congress and the BJP are fighting a tough battle in Chhattisgarh this year. As the second phase on voting state in underway, we look at what both parties are promising, to woo the voters.

PM Modi inaugurates Kundli-Manesar expressway, Congress calls in unsafe

June 18, 2020 2:28 pm

At the inauguration of the Kundli-Manesar expressway, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacks Congress. The grand old party responds by calling it a publicity stunt in election season.

PM Modi brings Sitaram Kesri into Chhattisgarh election battle, Congress retorts

June 18, 2020 2:29 pm

PM Narendra Modi says former Congress President Sitaram Kesri was sidelined and treated badly to make way for Sonia Gandhi. Congress says his statement is factually incorrect and asks him to introspect.

What is at stake for the BJP in Mizoram: News in Numbers

June 18, 2020 2:29 pm

As campaign heat picks up in Mizoram, a look at who is in the fray and what’s at stake for BJP, Congress and the Mizo National Front.

UNBOXING with Prashant Kishor | How to plan, execute and win an election

June 18, 2020 2:29 pm

Poll strategist and National Vice President of JD(U) Prashant Kishor talks about what it takes to plan, execute and win an election in this month's Unboxing.

BJP vs Congress in Chhattisgarh: Classic election season political talk

June 18, 2020 2:29 pm

With Chhattisgarh in the middle of its two-phase election, let’s look at what BJP and Congress are saying. And, of course, there are promises too. No surprises there.

Express Eye for Detail: CBI vs CBI, AIADMK MLAs to stay disqualified, and Kohli reaches another milestone

June 18, 2020 2:32 pm

In this episode of Express Eye for Detail, a look at the battle within the CBI, the AIADMK gets a breather and Virat Kohli becomes the fastest batsman to reach the 10,000-run mark.

Shashi Tharoor faces heat over remarks on Ram temple

June 18, 2020 2:33 pm

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor on Monday faced severe criticism after he said that no "good Hindu" would want a Ram temple built at a spot after demolishing somebody else's place of worship.

Rafale deal couldn't take place without Reliance, says report

June 18, 2020 2:34 pm

A report has claimed a top official of Dassault Aviation said in 2017 that a joint venture with Anil Ambani’s Reliance group was a condition to win the 36 jet Rafale deal.