Tag: Rahul Gandhi

Demonetisation: Rahul Gandhi, leaders of other parties protest outside Parliament

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The proceedings in both the Houses of Parliament were stalled today as there were noisy scenes and protest in the well over the demonetisation of high value currency notes and Opposition members’ demand that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be present during the discussion on the issue. Today, the Congress led

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OROP and suicide by Army veteran: Police stops Rahul from leading candle march

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, after being detained twice yesterday, was against stopped from marching to India Gate here to register protest over the suicide by Army veteran Ram Kishan Grewal due to the lopsided implementation of the one-rank-one-pension (OROP) scheme by the Union Government Rahul was detained twice yesterday when

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Army veteran commits suicide over OROP: Rahul Gandhi slams Modi Government

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi earlier today was detained by police and not allowed to meet the family members of the Army veteran who allegedly committed suicide by taking poison at Jantar Mantar in the capital last night as he had failed to receive pension according to the one-rank-one pension (OROP) scheme

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BJP slams Rahul Gandhi on Kerala rape-murder issue

Newsroom24x7 Staff Thiruvananthapuram: Union Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader M Venkaiah Naidu today took a dig at Congress Vice President by pointing out that people in Kerala are asking why when a student and a dalit girl was brutally raped and murdered Rahul is not visiting kerala. Naidu was addressing an election rally

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You cannot defend Indian flag by destroying relationships between Indians: Rahul Gandhi

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Leader of the main Opposition Congress Rahul Gandhi today said in Lok Sabha that you cannot defend the Indian flag by destroying the relationships between Indians. Addressing the Lok Sabha today. Gandhi cited the examples of the splitting of czechoslovakia into the Czech Republic and Slovakia and partition of Pakistan leading to

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Rahul Gandhi shown black flags, Anand Sharma attacked on JNU campus

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: While Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was shown black flags, Deputy Leader of the main Opposition Congress in Rajya Sabha and former Union Minister Anand Sharma was allegedly attacked by sharp edged weapons when they went to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) here this evening to attend a “Save JNU” rally and

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National Herald case update — Sonia, Rahul move Supreme Court

Newsroom24x7 staff New Delhi : Congress President Sonia Gandhi today moved the Supreme Court challenging the trial court’s decision to summon her and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald share transfer controversy. The party top leaders, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi (Vice-president) of Congress party were to make an appearance before the trial court as

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Gandhi’s granted bail in National Herald case

Newsroom Staff New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi, vice-president Rahul Gandhi and others were today granted bail in the high profile National Herald case Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh furnished security for Ms. Gandhi. Bail bond of Rs 50,000 was furnished for each accused in this case. Senior Congress leader and veteran lawyer Kapil Sibal

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National Herald case – Rahul, Sonia to appear before court on December 19

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : A Delhi court today gave respite to Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi from personal appearance in the scheduled hearing of National Herald case, which thus proceeded in their absentia. However, the court has demanded a personal presence in the next hearing, for which the court asked the

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Politics is the art of deception

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : The debate of ruling government versus opposition has reached its boiling point wherein there are no holds barred in war of words and deeds between BJP and Congress. Elections forced Congress to vacate the centre and paved way for a promise-laden Modi-led BJP’s NDA Union government. However, while Congress wore

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“The Enabler Narendra Modi: Breaking Stereotypes”

Latest Book review by Newsroom24x7 It has been a year since Narendra Modi came to power after leading the Bharatiya Janata Party to a landslide victory in the 2014 parliamentary election. Modi in a few months after his inauguration shut down the Planning Commission, which by default subverted the idea of India being a federal

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Rahul Gandhi attacks Prime Minister Modi on farmers’ issue in Telangana

Newsroom24x7 Desk Adilabad (Telangana): Rahul Gandhi on Friday took Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao head on accusing them of completely forgetting their pre-poll promises to the farmers. Taking a potshot at the Prime Minister, the Congress vice president said that neither Modi nor the Telangana chief Minister did anything

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Rahul Gandhi lashes out at ‘Suit-Boot Sarkar’ in Lok Sabha

Newsroom24x& Desk New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday launched a frontal attack on the Narendra Modi-led NDA government in Lok Sabha by describing it as a ‘Suit-Boot Sarkar’ and accusing it of being ‘pro-corporate and anti-farmer’. Addressing the Lok Sabha on the first day of the reconvened Budget session, the Congress vice

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Congress is eye ball to eye ball with ruling BJP on Land Acquisition

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: On returning from his 56-day vacation, which has been described by Congress managers as a sabbatical (at a destination that remains a mystery), Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will make his first big public appearance at a Kisan (farmers’) Rally at Ramlila Maidan here today. The Congress party is holding the Kisan

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