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Rahul Gandhi


Hope Urjit Patel and team ‘have a spine’, show PM Modi his place: Rahul Gandhi on RBI Board meet

November 19, 2018 2:38 pm

Today's board meeting is crucial given the differences between the RBI and Finance Ministry on several contentious issues.

Arun Jaitley's meeting with Vijay Mallya lasted over 15 minutes, check CCTV footage: Congress

September 13, 2018 5:18 pm

Arun Jaitley should resign from the government, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said at a press conference today.

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.

Coconut juice or pineapple: PM Modi got Rahul Gandhi's quote wrong, here's what he actually said

June 18, 2020 2:55 pm

PM Modi was speaking at a rally in UP where he mocked Rahul Gandhi for saying one can extract coconut juice. However, that was not what Rahul Gandhi said.

Rahul Gandhi should clarify whether Congress stands by statements instigating anti-India activism: Jitendra Singh

June 18, 2020 3:00 pm

"The nation would have to rethink whether indeed this is a party which could ever in future be handed over the reins of power and governance without risking sovereignty of Indian republic," Singh said.

WATCH: Stage collapses before Akhilesh Yadav, Rahul Gandhi's rally in Allahabad

February 21, 2017 6:36 pm

As a part of poll campaign for the fourth phase of elections, both the leaders had organised a road show in the city.

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: UP doesn’t need to adopt outsiders, says Priyanka Gandhi in jibe at PM Modi

February 18, 2017 2:08 am

Priyanka, Rahul slam PM on his ‘Varanasi, UP has adopted me’ line; say state doesn’t need empty promises

UP needs no 'adopted' son: Priyanka Gandhi on Modi's remark

February 17, 2017 11:40 pm

"Modiji, you have not even fulfilled the promises you made to your mother.": Priyanka

UP elections 2017: Priyanka Gandhi takes on PM Modi - state has its own youth, why does it need an 'outsider'?

February 17, 2017 5:24 pm

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: Priyanka Gandhi will accompany her brother at rallies in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathgaon, Rae Bareli and Maharajganj 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


First SP-Congress roadshow in Lucknow in pictures

January 29, 2017 3:23 pm

Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are due to start on February 3. SP and Congress have agreed to sharing the 403 assembly seats in the state, with SP contesting from 298 seats and Congress from 105 seats.

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

Rahul Gandhi finds a voice in House, targets Narendra Modi

March 02, 2016 6:32 pm

Rahul Gandhi took on the ruling BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his most scathing attack so far. Here are his best quotes

Budget session: Opposition turns up the heat on Government

February 24, 2016 10:28 pm

With the row over the JNU sedition case and the death of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula setting the stage for a stormy start to the Budget session.

Students protest over Rohith Vemula's suicide at Jantar Mantar

February 23, 2016 5:24 pm

Student activists from CYSS and NSUI held a protest rally over Rohith Vemula's suicide at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi on Tuesday (February 23).

Rahul Gandhi bats for Hyderabad university students after Rohith Vemula's suicide

January 19, 2016 5:53 pm

Rahul Gandhi met the students of Hyderabad Central University and assured them his support, days after the suicide of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit scholar.

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister

November 20, 2015 5:41 pm

Nitish Kumar on Friday (November 20) took oath as Bihar Chief Minister along with 28 ministers, including RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s two sons Tejaswi and Tej Pratap, as the grand alliance government of RJD-JD(U)-Congress was sworn in at a mega ceremony attended by several top leaders from non-BJP parties.

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.

Evil goes up in smoke as country celebrates Dussehra

October 22, 2015 10:00 pm

Giant effigies of ten-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran went up in flames marking the triumph of good over evil as fervour marked Dussehra festivities across the country on Thursday (October 22). Pranab Mukherjee, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Rajnath Singh and other dignitaries watched the evil going up in smoke.

Protest and politics over Dalit killing in Faridabad

October 21, 2015 5:39 pm

Sanped in Haryana’s Faridabad, where a dalit family was burnt alive leading to the death of two toddlers, today erupted in grief and indignation, with the locals blocking Delhi-Agra highway with their bodies in protest as politicians joined them in mourning the horrific killings.


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.

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.

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.

The many controversies around Sardar Patel’s Statue of Unity

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

On the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the world’s tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, a look back at the controversies on the subject.

MP polls: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to file defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

MP campaign trail: Shivraj Singh Chouhan says he will file a defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi.

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.