Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday tore into the BJP-led Centre for “fostering violence” across the country and accused it of dividing Manipur into two states. Gandhi, who is on a two-day visit to poll-bound Mizoram, also said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was more concerned about the events in Israel than the turmoil in Manipur. Addressing a rally, he accused… Continue reading "Israel matters more than Manipur for Modi: Rahul"
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday set the tone for the Indian National Developmental Inclusive Alliance (INDIA) here as he demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the fresh allegations of irregularities in the Adani Group’s use of offshore funds, and questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “uncomfortable silence” claiming that India’s reputation is at stake. The remarks from the… Continue reading "Congress seeks JPC probe into Adani row"
The Supreme Court on Friday stayed Rahul Gandhi’s conviction in a 2019 criminal defamation case over his “Modi surname” remark, paving the way for revival of his Lok Sabha membership. The stay will also allow him to contest the national elections due next year. Pronouncing the verdict, Justice BR Gavai said the ramifications of Gandhi’s conviction are wide since it… Continue reading "SC stays Rahul’s conviction for Modi surname remark"
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met Sharad Pawar at the NCP president’s residence in an apparent show of support for the veteran leader amid a rebellion in his party. Soon after Pawar addressed the media following his party’s working committee meeting, Gandhi reached 6, Janpath, the official residence of the NCP veteran. Speaking after a national executive meeting in… Continue reading "Amid NCP war, Rahul Gandhi meets Sharad Pawar"
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit violence-hit Manipur on June 29. AICC general secretary KC Venugopal announced that Gandhi will interact with society representatives in Imphal and Churachandpur during his visit. “Manipur has been burning for nearly two months, and desperately needs a healing touch so that the society can move from conflict to peace. This is a humanitarian tragedy… Continue reading "Rahul Gandhi to visit violence-hit Manipur on June 29"
Trucks leave Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s government-allotted bungalow at 12 Tughlak Lane for his mother and United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson, MP Sonia Gandhi, at 10 Janpath. Rahul is vacating his residence after being disqualified as a Lok Sabha MP. After being disqualified as a member of the Lok Sabha due to his conviction in a criminal defamation case in… Continue reading "Rahul Gandhi vacates government-allotted bungalow"
A court in the Bihar capital has asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to appear before it on April 25 in a defamation suit filed over his purported remark on Modi surname. The defamation case in the MP/MLA court in Patna was lodged by BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi. The MP/MLA court of Special… Continue reading "Modi surname issue: Patna Court summons Rahul Gandhi on 25 April"
In another attempt to stitch together a united Opposition front ahead of the 2024 general election, top leaders of the Congress, Janata Dal (United) (JDU) and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) met in Delhi today to explore the possibility of putting up a united fight against the ruling BJP. The meeting was attended by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, party president Mallikarjun… Continue reading "Rahul Gandhi meets Nitish Kumar in Delhi today"
A sessions court in Gujarat’s Surat city on Monday granted bail to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi after admitting his appeal against conviction in a 2019 criminal defamation case over his “Modi surname” remark in which he has been sentenced to two years in jail, a defence lawyer said. Gandhi (52), who was disqualified from the Lok Sabha after he was… Continue reading "Rahul Gandhi gets bail, exempted from appearing in Court"
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will appear in a Gujarat court today to appeal against his conviction and two-year sentencing in a 2019 defamation case. Rahul Gandhi is likely to move a plea in Surat’s sessions court to set aside the Magistrate order convicting him in the defamation case for a remark seen as an insult to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.… Continue reading "Rahul Gandhi to appeal against conviction in Gujarat court"