Tag: Congress president Sonia Gandhi

Haryana land deal: Judicial Commission submits report

Newsroom24x7 Staff Chandigarh/New Delhi: The Congress party is feeling the heat after Justice S N Dhingra, a former judge of Delhi High Court, presented a 182-page report to Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar into the controversial land deals in Haryana allegedly involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert Vadra. The Haryana Government led by

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Dainik Bhaskar Group: Acquisition of land for Sanskaar Valley School comes under a cloud

Lalit Shastri A huge controversy surrounds a piece of land on the outskirts of Bhopal, in an area contiguous with the Ratapani Sanctuary, that was purchased by Sharda Devi Charitable Trust to build the sprawling campus of Sanskaar Valley School that was inaugurated by Congress President Sonia Gandhi in July 2006. Sharda Devi Charitable Trust is

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What we could not do in Bofors, we may do in Agustawestland: Manohar Parrikar

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Defence Minister of India Manohar Parrikar today mounted a blistering attack on the Congress over the Augustawestland helicopter deal by concluding concluding his speech in Lok sabha today by stating “what we could not do in Borfors we may do in Agustawestland.” Parrikar accused the the previous Congress led UPA Government

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AgustaWestland scam: BJP targets Sonia Gandhi, noisy scenes in Rajya sabha

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The ruling BJP today dragged Congress President Sonia Gandhi in the Rs.3,600 VVIP AgustaWestland chopper kickback scam with party MP Subramanian Swamy taking her name leading to uproar in the Rajya Sabha with the Congress members trooping into the well of the House disrupting proceedings for almost an hour. Ms. Gandhi

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Racist remark against Sonia Gandhi: Court orders FIR against Giriraj Singh

Newsroom24x7 Desk Muzaffarpur (Bihar): Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party MP Giriraj Singh who is in the eye of the storm over his racisit and deplorable “white skin” remark involving Congress Peresident Sonia Gandhi has been cornered with the Muzaffarpur Court ordering the Mithanpur police to register an FIR (first information report) against him. Vidyanand

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Congress rallies support for Manmohan Singh

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi today led a solidarity march in support of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the capital. A special designated court on Wednesday took cognisance under Sections 120 (B), 409 of IPC and under provisions of the prevention of Corruption Act and issued summons to the former Prime

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“Mental agony and tension” forces Natarajan to hit out at Congress leadership?

  Lalit Shastri Former Union Minister of State for Environment and forest and Congress spokesperson Jayanthi Natarajan’s outburst unleashed through her letter of November 5, 2014 to Congress President Sonia Gandhi, which has been flashed widely in the public domain by the media today, goes on to expose in large measure how she was working as

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Two isms of politics eating into the vitals of economic growth in India

Lalit Shastri One is seeing with a deep sense of concern that the two isms-neopatrimonialism and clientelism-are being followed so deceitfully by those who swear by and use democracy to usurp power and do everything to remain riveted to the seats of power in India. Neopatrimonialism is cancerous because the corruption it breeds at all

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