Congress leader Rahul Gandhi visits relief campsin flood hit wayanad

New Delhi: In Kerala for the second time this month, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited people at relief camps in Wayanad, his Lok Sabha constituency, which had seen widespread devastation in the recent rains and landslips. Gandhi, who arrived here on a four-day visit, also distributed relief materials to the people in the […]

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Rahul Gandhi recalls former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi’s achievements in IT, telecom

New Delhi: Remembering former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday recalled one of his achievements in bringing the information technology and telecom revolution in the country. He said to celebrate his father’s 75th birth anniversary, the Congress will organise memorial events across the country. The former prime minister’s birth anniversary falls […]

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Congress president Sonia Gandhi greets countrymen on Eid al-Adha

New Delhi: In her first message after assuming charge as the interim Congress president, Sonia Gandhi has greeted countrymen on Eid al-Adha and wished that it brings peace, good health and happiness to all. Wishing countrymen on the occasion, she said this auspicious festival marks the spirit of devotion to the almighty as also celebrating […]

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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi appeals to people to donate relief material

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday appealed to the people to provide relief materials to those hit by the devastating floods in his Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency. Gandhi, currently visiting areas ravaged by floods and landslides in his constituency, posted the appeal on his Facebook page. “My Parliamentary constituency Wayanad has been devastated […]

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Congress Working Committee (CWC) will meet after Parliament session: Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala

New Delhi: The Congress Working Committee will meet after the current session of Parliament, the party said on Thursday, as speculation deepens about who will take Rahul Gandhi’s place as the party president. Gandhi is very much a part of the working committee and would attend its next meeting, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said. […]

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Deserved to hold Chief Minister’s post: Ashok Gehlot

New Delhi: Months after the bitter lobbying for the Rajasthan chief minister’s post between him and state Congress chief Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot said he became the CM because he deserved it. Without mentioning Pilot, who is now the deputy chief minister, Gehlot said Rahul Gandhi picked him for the post as villagers wanted only […]

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Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat resigns as Congress in-charge of Assam

New Delhi: Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat announced his resignation as the Congress general secretary in-charge of Assam on Thursday, taking moral responsibility of the party’s poor show in the north-eastern state in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha polls. Rawat said as the in-charge of party affairs in Assam, he was responsible for the below-par […]

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Supreme Court to hear, decide sensitive cases like Ayodhya, Rafale on reopening

New Delhi: Upon reopening on July 1 after a six-week summer vacation, the Supreme Court will deal with very sensitive issues, including the Ayodhya land dispute, review pleas in Rafale case and the contempt case against Rahul Gandhi for wrongly attributing to the court his “chowkidar chor hai” slogan. The top court, which would function […]

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Lalu Prasad Said : Rahul’s offer to resign suicidal

New Delhi : RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Tuesday termed Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s offer to resign as suicidal and said it would amount to “falling into the BJP’s trap”. Gandhi’s offer to step down as Congress president would not only be suicidal for his party but for all the social and political forces battling […]

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Tejashwi Yadav said : ‘Rahul will play ‘central role’ in formation of new govt ‘

New Delhi: A coalition of progressive parties will come together to form the next government and Congress president Rahul Gandhi will play a “central role” in the formation of the new dispensation, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said on Thursday. Asserting that the BJP has failed to deliver on its slogans, including ‘achche din’, ‘kala dhan […]

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