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Rahul Gandhi choose Actor- Politician Ramya for Digital Communications

Congress has decided to rope in Actor- Politician Ramya as new head of its Digital Communications, placing her in charge of its social media and IT.Ms Ramya, 34, was a popular star in Kannada films. She joined the Congress in 2012 and has served as an MP from Mandya Constituency. She has over 4.83k followers

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Its Time For Work, Not For Celebrations: Jakhar

Punjab Congress newly appointed president Sunil Jakhar formally take charge on Wednesday. The event was organized at Punjab Congress Bhawan, where Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh, Punjab Congress Incharge Asha Kumari and other Congress leaders were also present. All Congress MLAs and district presidents came for the ceremony. In his speech Sunil Jakhar thanked Congress

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Congress president should be elected by consensus, opines Capt Amarinder

The new Congress president should be appointed through consensus and not election as it helps to bind the party and Rahul Gandhi is certainly up to it, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh said on Sunday.He also said that it was up to Sonia Gandhi whether she will continue as party chief for another term

Rahul Gandhi ‘non-serious’ leader, Congress will get 20 seats in 2019: Vishwajit Rane

New Delhi: Vishwajit Rane, who quit the Congress to join the BJP last week, says that party Vice-President Rahul Gandhi is “non-serious” and an inaccessible leader and under his leadership the grand old party would be reduced to just 20 seats in the 2019 general election. “Congress has a non-serious leader called Rahul Gandhi. He

We don’t expect anything better from Rahul Gandhi: BJP

New Delhi: BJP today hit back at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks against the Prime Minister, saying the Congress leader “behaves as per his standards” and it does not expect anything better from him. At the unveiling of common minimum programme of SP-Congress alliance in Lucknow, Rahul today took a swipe at Narendra Modi for


Rahul Gandhi holds meeting with party leaders

New Delhi: After returning from a break, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday held a meeting with senior party leaders at his residence here. According to sources, Congress President Sonia Gandhi is believed to have attended the meeting. The meeting was held to discuss the strategy ahead of the upcoming assembly elections in five


Rahul Gandhi to lead Congress delegation to China

  New Delhi: A Congress delegation led by party Vice President Rahul Gandhi will visit Beijing on the invitation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) for a week from January 15, party sources said. Senior party leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma, Kumari Selja, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Rajeev Satav and Sushmita Dev, among others, will


Rahul Gandhi demands removal of weekly withdrawal limit

Demonetisation New Delhi:  Rahul Gandhi on Saturday demanded the removal of the weekly cash withdrawal limit with immediate effect. “Destroyed in the last 50 days: trust in the Prime Minister’s word. Weekly cash withdrawal limits must go,” Gandhi tweeted. In another tweet, he posted a picture demanding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi compensate for the


Demonetisation decision against poor: Rahul Gandhi

Baran (Rajasthan): Continuing his tirade against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi said on Monday that demonetisation was against the poor since only one per cent people in India hold black money and that too is invested in real estate, land and Swiss banks. “The note ban is a step taken against the


Demonetisation firebomb on cash economy: Rahul Gandhi

Dharamsala: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday slammed the central government’s decision on demonetisation of high-value currency notes, saying the decision is “anti-poor” and favours 50 corporate families. He said demonetisation “is a firebomb on country’s cash economy”. Addressing a public rally here, he said “it’s the colour of the note that decides whether it’s

Rahul Gandhi wishes President on birthday

New Delhi: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday wished President Pranab Mukherjee on his 81st birthday, and said the country was fortunate to have him as a guide. “Warm wishes to Honourable President of India on his birthday. We are fortunate to have Pranab da’s wise counsel and experience to guide us,” Gandhi tweeted. Mukherjee

PM Modi doing TRP politics: Rahul Gandhi

Congress Vice-president Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi for practicing Television Rating Point (TRP) on Friday. While addressing the Congress Parliamentary Party meeting in Parliament House, Rahul gave clinical analysis of the government’s demonetisation move to Former Finance Minister and Home Minister P. Chidambaram. During the meeting Party President Sonia Gandhi who has been ailing was


Rahul Gandhi approves 3 more names as Pb Cong Gen Secy

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today approved three more names for inclusion as general secretaries in the Punjab unit of the party. The names of Gurcharan Singh Dirba, Ramesh Joshi and Sachin Sharma have been approved for appointment as general secretaries in PPCC, AICC general secretary Janardan Dwivedi said. The party has already

Rahul Gandhi visits ATMs in Delhi

New Delhi: Congress Vice President RahulGandhi visited several ATMs in the national capital this morning where he interacted with people standing in long queues to withdraw new currency. Before heading to Parliament, Gandhi visited ATMs in several areas including Anand Parbat, Zakhira, Inderlok and Jahangirpuri where he enquired from people about the difficulties being faced

Rahul Gandhi stands in queue to get banned currency exchanged

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday took people by surprise when he arrived at an SBI bank on Parliament Street here and stood in a queue to get the demonetized currency notes exchanged. “I have come here to get Rs 4,000 exchanged,” he told reporters. Gandhi also criticized the bank authorities for

Rahul Gandhi, Vaiko inquire about Karuna’s health

Chennai: A host of leaders, including Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and MDMK founder Vaiko have enquired about the health of ailing DMK President M Karunanidhi, the party said today. Rahul Gandhi and former Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad inquired about the health of Karunanidhi with his daughter and Rajya Sabha MP, Kanimozhi over phone, a


Rahul Gandhi accused Modi for not implementing OROP

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had lied to the nation about implementation of the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme and asked the government to apologize for the police manhandling of the family of ex-soldier Ram Kishan Grewal, who ended his life over the scheme

NDTV India ban is shocking and unprecedented, says Rahul Gandhi.

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi  said that NDTV India ban is shocking and unprecedented . “NDTV India ordered off the air, opposition leaders detained for wanting to show solidarity with family of dead solider. The Centre has ordered taking ‘NDTV India’ off air for one day on November 9 for airing “sensitive” information during


Rahul Gandhi released from second police detention

New DelhiP: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was released after one and a half hours from his second detention at a police station on Wednesday amid high-voltage protests over the suicide of an ex-serviceman. Gandhi was released from Tilak Marg police station where he was shifted after his detention at Connaught Place police station in

Rahul Gandhi again in custody by Delhi police

New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi, Vice-President of the Indian National Congress party and the Chairperson of the Indian Youth Congress was again taken in custody by Delhi Police in Delhi on Wednesday evening. Rahul Gandhi along with Ghulam Nabi Azad, Jyotiraditya and Sindhia has been taken in custody after the release of INC Vice president earlier