India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Saturday March 28, 2015
Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who was visiting Raebareli and Amethi today, said that Rahul Gandhi will be back soon. "When Rahul will come back, and he will be back soon, then he will also come," said Mrs Gandhi in response to a question that peop...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih | Saturday March 28, 2015
Congress President Sonia Gandhi today arrived in her constituency Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh and to meet farmers who suffered losses due to unseasonal rain. With her son and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi still on leave of absence, Mrs Gandhi will a...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union minister Hans Raj Bhardwaj made a direct attack on party president Sonia Gandhi, alleging that she "shared no responsibility" and was in the "grip of sycophants and corrupt people".
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Thursday March 26, 2015
Rahul Gandhi is delivering his promise of holding elections to the highest decision-making body in Congress, even if he is doing so in absentia.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday March 25, 2015
It's a case of Gone, Boy in the Indian National Congress. Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who was formally declared on a leave of absence by his party since Feb 16, remains AWOL. With the Congress having twice announced extensions for his time off, it's...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Rahul Gandhi is missing, say posters that have surfaced in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, taking digs at the Congress vice president's month-long sabbatical.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Congress, a party of 44 elected members in Parliament, has appointed 52 spokespersons.
Blog | Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday March 17, 2015
There's one joke that's done the full round of Parliament today. Political reporters, always open to silly jokes, especially when it's at the cost of a neta, were heard telling each other: "Arrey, police is saying that since they heard media reportin...
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 16, 2015
The Congress today declared that contrary to the government's claims, party president Sonia Gandhi did not fill out a Delhi Police form that asks for respondents to list the colour of their hair, eyes, shoe size and any identification marks.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 16, 2015
The Congress wants to know why the media continues to highlight the absence of its leader Rahul Gandhi during the crucial budget session of Parliament, but has not made much of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's 10-day leave for naturopathy treat...
India News | Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan (with inputs from PTI) | Monday March 16, 2015
Delhi's Police Commissioner said today that there is nothing sinister about a proforma of parliamentarians living in Central Delhi, as it is an old and routine procedure that busy police chiefs may not necessarily know about.
India News | Monday March 16, 2015
The government today was accused of using the Delhi Police to spy on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, whose home was visited earlier this month by policemen who sought information about his hair and eye colour, shoe size, and the names and conta...
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday March 16, 2015
Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee favoured a dhoti and kurta teamed with a Jawahar jacket and chappals or slippers. On a police proforma that the government says is routinely filled by prominent politicians for security reasons, BJP leaders ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today brushed aside the Centre's explanation on the alleged snooping of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, asking why the Union Home Ministry did not come out with it immediately.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday March 16, 2015
In Parliament today, the Congress confronted the government over what it has titled 'Snoopgate 2' - the alleged political espionage against its vice president Rahul Gandhi by the Delhi Police.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Monday March 16, 2015
This is not just about Rahul Gandhi, but about all of us. It is time for the Government to come clean.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 16, 2015
A week after controversy erupted over alleged snooping on Rahul Gandhi by the Delhi police, government sources said it was a routine profiling started by the Congress government, which is carried out for 525 other political leaders.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
Scores of Youth Congress workers today protested outside the residence of Home Minister Rajnath Singh over the alleged "political espionage" of Rahul Gandhi by Delhi police.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
The Delhi Police today rejected the allegation of snooping on Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and said the visit by policemen to his office was a routine practice of being in touch with the dignitaries and there was no malafide in it.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday March 14, 2015
Outraged by a visit from the Delhi Police to the residence of Rahul Gandhi, the Congress today demanded an explanation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh against what it calls is an intrusion of the party vice president...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 13, 2015
Four years after party vice president Rahul Gandhi launched an agitation against forcible land acquisition in 2011 in this village in western Uttar Pradesh, Congress today began a protest march from in Parsaul against the new Land Acquisition Bill.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Congress today dismissed as "canards of vested interests" speculation that Rahul Gandhi has extended his sabbatical and asked people to respect his privacy.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday March 12, 2015
Rahul Gandhi has extended his sabbatical. Yet again. The Congress vice president will now return only by the end of March, sources said today.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Rahul Gandhi, whose Congress party had announced that he would be back in Delhi by today, has extended his "leave of absence" and will now return only by the end of this week, sources said.