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Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Rae Bareli

NEW DELHI: In a significant development in the political landscape of Rae Bareli, Rahul Gandhi, leader of the Congress party, filed his nomination papers from the Rae Bareli Lok Sabha seat. This move marks a departure from tradition as the constituency has been held by his mother, Sonia Gandhi, for the past two decades. Accompanied […]

Himachal Elections: Don’t Change Tradition Of Alternate Govt, Says Priyanka

Himachal Pradesh has a history of not repeating governments. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is hoping to break the voodoo of the ruling party in the state with its slogan Raj Nahin, Riwaaz Badlenge (Not a rule, but the custom will change). Meanwhile, the opposition Congress exhorted the people not to change the tradition (of not repeating the government) and to give the party a chance to form a government.

Rahul, Priyanka Detained As Congress Protests Inflation

NEW DELHI: High-octane drama unfolded in New Delhi after Congress leaders hit the streets over the issue of inflation, unemployment and GST on essential commodities. Several senior party leaders, including Gandhi scion Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, were detained. Congress has given a clarion call to party units to hold protests across […]

Bengal ADGP In Capital, Meets Delhi Police Officials

NEW DELHI: To break the impasse between the Bengal Police CID team and Delhi Police in connection with the cash recovery case involving Congress MLAs from Jharkhand, a senior Bengal Police official reached New Delhi on Wednesday evening. Siddh Nath Gupta, Assistant Director General (ADG) of Bengal Police, travelled to the capital city to meet […]

Congress Chalks Out Strategy To Make Protest A Success

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the party’s massive nationwide protest against the ‘record-breaking’ price rise and unemployment on August 5, the Congress on Tuesday held a preparatory meeting to chalk out the strategy to make it a success. A meeting was held at the Congress headquarters in New Delhi which was chaired by party general secretary […]

Sonia Gandhi’s Questioning Over, No Fresh Summons: ED Sources

NEW DELHI: The questioning of Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi in connection with the alleged money laundering case involving the National Herald being probed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) ended on Wednesday. According to ED sources, all the important aspects of the case have been covered. Sources also said that the agency has not summoned […]

Rahul Gandhi Detained During Protest March In Delhi

NEW DELHI: Former Congress chief and Lok Sabha MP Rahul Gandhi was detained along with several other party MPs while they were marching from Parliament towards Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday. The Congress lawmakers were protesting over alleged misuse of investigative agencies against opposition parties and demanding a discussion on the issue of price rise, inflation, GST […]

Congress Protests As ED Quizzes Sonia Gandhi For 2nd Time In NH Case

NEW DELHI: Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for second time in the National Herald money laundering case on Tuesday. On July 21, she was questioned for more than 2.5 hours by the ED. Her daughter and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was present at the ED office during the […]

National Herald Case: Vadra Says Sonia Gandhi’s Honesty Beyond Questioning

NEW DELHI: Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi, on Thursday described her questioning by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) as a “sad day” as she had to visit the agency’s headquarters and said that her honesty is beyond questioning. He also said that the financial probe agency will get nothing out of this […]

Congress Loses Its Presence In UP’s Legislative Council

LUCKNOW: For the first time in the history of independent India, the Congress will have no representation in the Uttar Pradesh’s Legislative Council, the Upper House of the state assembly after its sole MLC Deepak Singh tenure comes to an end today. Speaking to The New Indian over the phone, Singh, who comes from Amethi, […]