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Rahul Gandhi gives bizarre answers to students in Amethi

Rahul Gandhi gives bizarre answers to students in Amethi. Congress president Rahul Gandhi gave bizarre answers to students while he was on a visit to a government school. During his interaction with school children in Amethi, one of the girl students asked: The government has enacted many laws but why are not they properly being

Rahul to launch ‘save the Constitution’ drive next week

Rahul to launch ‘save the Constitution’ drive next week. Seeking to reach out to Dalits, Congress president Rahul Gandhi will on April 23 launch his party’s nationwide ‘save the constitution’ campaign, aimed at highlighting alleged attacks on the Constitution and the community. The Congress’ present and former Dalit lawmakers, those holding offices in zilla parishad,

Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM over proposed jet deal

Rahul Gandhi hits out at PM over proposed jet deal

NEW DELHI: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that his friends raced to find strategic partners after the government “re-tendered” $15 billion fighter jet deal. He was citing a media report in this regard which stated that India was seeking over 100 new fighter jets in the

Jaitley under observation, to undergo surgery today

Jaitley under observation, to undergo surgery today

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday underwent a series of medical tests at the AIIMS ahead of his kidney transplant surgery. Jaitley, 65, who was admitted to the AIIMS on Friday here, has been kept under observation. Sources said that keeping a kidney transplant patient under oneday observation is a routine medical procedure

Rahul accuses Modi of giving NaMo app user data to US firms

Rahul accuses Modi of giving NaMo app user data to US firms. Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of leaking details of his official mobile app users to US firms. “Hi! My name is Narendra Modi. I am India’s Prime Minister. When you sign up for my official App, I

Rahul Gandhi should learn about NCC, says cadet

Rahul Gandhi should learn about NCC, says cadet

Rahul Gandhi should learn about NCC, says cadet. A National Cadet Corp (NCC) Cadet on Saturday said leaders of stature of Congress President Rahul Gandhi should possess knowledge about the NCC. Earlier today, while interacting with the students at Maharani’s Arts College for Women in Mysuru, Karnataka, Rahul said that he doesn’t know about the

Rahul condoles Indians Iraq Islamic State death

Rahul condoles deaths of 39 Indians in Iraq by Islamic State

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday expressed his deepest condolence to the families of 39 Indians, killed in Iraq by the Islamic State (IS). Rahul Gandhi took to Twitter and said, “I’m shocked to hear that 39 Indians who were in captivity since 2014, in Iraq, are now confirmed dead. My deepest condolences to the

Modi is corruption himself: Rahul

Modi is corruption himself: Rahul

NEW DELHI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not fighting corruption but was ‘corruption himself and under him, the country is controlled by scorrupt and powerful.’ “The name Modi symbolises the collusion between India’s biggest businessmen and the Prime Minister,” Gandhi said while addressing the Congress’s plenary session here. Referring

Smriti Irani slams Rahul Gandhi, tweets article on GST

Smriti Irani slams Rahul Gandhi, tweets article on GST. Union Minister of Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani on Sunday lashed out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for terming Goods and Services Tax (GST) the second highest in the world and one of the most complex taxes. Tweeting the link of an article, the

India remains world's biggest arms importer

India remains world’s biggest arms importer

UNITED NATIONS: India is the world’s biggest importer of weapons, accounting for 12 per cent of global purchases during the past five years because it is not able to produce enough arms to meet its requirements, according to the authoritative Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). India’s imports rose 24 per cent during the past

Beant Singh assassination case: Court holds Tara guilty

Beant Singh assassination case: Court holds Tara guilty

Chandigarh – A court here today held Jagtar Singh Tara guilty in a case pertaining to the assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh. The court of additional district and session judge J S Sidhu will pronounce the quantum of sentence tomorrow, Tara’s counsel Simranjit Singh said. Tara (43) had earlier confessed to his involvement in the

India ranks 133 in World Happiness Report

India ranks 133 in World Happiness Report

LONDON: India continues to lag behind most of its neighbours, including Pakistan and Bangladesh, ranking 133 in the latest World Happiness Report released by the UN. The report ranked Finland as the happiest country, closely followed by Norway and Denmark. Burundi was listed as the least happy country. According to the report produced by the United

Nine additions likely to Cabinet on April 2

Nine additions likely to Punjab Cabinet on April 2

Chandigarh – The defeat of BJP in the Parliamentary by-polls in Uttar Pradesh has seemingly paved the way for Cabinet expansion in Punjab. According to sources in the central Congress office in Delhi, the expansion will take place in the first week of April, most likely on April 2. After the exchange of lists of names,

Rahul Gandhi Sukma IED blast tragic

Rahul Gandhi terms Sukma IED blast as ‘ tragic’

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday termed the blast attack which claimed nine Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) lives in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district as “tragic” and blamed “flawed policies” of the government for the incident.Nine personnel of the 212 Battalion of the CRPF were killed and two were severely injured in the powerful improvised explosive

Rahul Gandhi accuses Jaitley of being silent on PNB scam

Rahul Gandhi accuses Jaitley of being silent on PNB scam

Rahul Gandhi accuses Jaitley of being silent on PNB scam. Congress party president Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is silent on the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud to save her daughter, whose law firm, according to a media report, had a brief retainership with Mehul Choksi-owned Geetanjali Gems. Gandhi

Rajiv Gandhi assassination Swamy supari killing

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Swamy suspects ‘supari killing’, demands probe

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday claimed that the act of Congress Party President Rahul Gandhi forgiving the killers of his father, Rajiv Gandhi, raised suspicion of “supari killing” or a plotted murder for financial gains.Speaking to ANI, Swamy urged that a probe be conducted into the death of the former Prime Minister. “The reason given by the

Demonetisation should have been thrown in the dustbin, says Rahul

Demonetisation should have been thrown in the dustbin, says Rahul

SINGAPORE: Congress president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that demonetisation was “not a good” initiative and if he were the prime minister he would have thrown the proposal in the “dustbin”. Gandhi is on a five day trip to the Southeast Asian countries. He began the Malaysia leg of his visit on Saturday and interacted

Harsimrat urges PM to take up turban issue with French Prez

Chandigarh – Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the issue of humiliation being meted out to the Sikh community in France by asking its members to remove their turbans for all official identification with French President Emmanuel Macron during his ongoing India visit.The Union

Delhi sealing issue: Kejriwal writes to PM, Rahul Gandhi ask to issue law

Delhi sealing issue: Kejriwal writes to PM, Rahul Gandhi ask to issue law. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday asking for a law to be made in regard to the ongoing sealing drive against the commercial establishments in the national capital. Kejriwal also

CBI registers fresh Rs 321 cr case against Nirav Modi

CBI registers fresh Rs 321 cr case against Nirav Modi

The CBI on Thursday said that it has registered a fresh case against diamantaire Nirav Modi for causing a loss of Rs 321 crore to Punjab National Bank (PNB) by availing different credit facilities between 2013 and 2017. According to a Central Bureau of Investigation official, the case was registered after the bureau received a fresh