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India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore today credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Indian Army's successful operation in Myanmar and said that a nation emerges tough if its leader is strong-willed.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, has taken a swipe at Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju's comments on special privileges for "VIPs" at airports, calling it "hypocrisy of the highest limits."
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 LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi are listed as Mr Vajpayee's close associates.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 16, 2014
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's shift to a new home in New Delhi's top security bungalow zone signals the official demise of the National Advisory Council or NAC led by Sonia Gandhi, which was often described by critics as a super-cabinet in the previous UPA rule.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 1, 2014
Congress leader Amarinder Singh on Friday said it was natural for Rahul Gandhi to be concerned about his mother's security if she became the prime minister, and slammed Natwar Singh for sharing private information in public.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Wednesday May 28, 2014
The party is their security cover, writes Ashok Malik.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday May 10, 2014
The BJP today slammed the Election Commission for allowing Rahul Gandhi's roadshow at an area in Varanasi where its prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, had been refused permission for a rally.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 1, 2014
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra reportedly gave her security the slip today and drove off without them to campaign in Amethi, her brother Rahul Gandhi's constituency in Uttar Pradesh.
Elections News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today put out a strong defence of the rights-based approach pursued by the centre, and hinted that it will continue to remain the cornerstone of his party's policy.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today broke his security cover to meet his eight-year-old fan in Bangalore.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday February 12, 2014
Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, will launch his 'chai pe charcha' or discussion over tea from a tea stall in Ahmedabad today. Though the exact location of Mr Modi's venue is being kept a secret for security reasons, sources said the chief minister was expected to pick a tea stall in the western part of Ahmedabad.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 31, 2014
Reaching out to the strata between BPL and middle class, Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Congress will focus on giving these 70 crore people a better life and basic social security as he sought direct feedback from labourers and street vendors for the Lok Sabha poll manifesto.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 13, 2014
In a security lapse, the car in which Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was travelling in ran short of fuel at Mankombu near Alappuzha today.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday December 18, 2013
Delhi Police removed security barricades from outside the sprawling US embassy in the capital today, as a furious India retaliated with a slew of measures to pare down the privileges of American diplomats after details of the arrest of its diplomat Devyani Khobragade in New York last week became public.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha raised eyebrows on Tuesday with a comment that India should reciprocate after the arrest and alleged mistreatment of its diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US by arresting the same sex companions of American diplomats in India using a Supreme Court verdict restoring a ban on gay sex.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday December 17, 2013
In what are being called first reciprocal steps, India has signalled its displeasure at the arrest and "barbaric treatment" treatment of its diplomat in New York, Devyani Khobragade, with a slew of tough measures like asking US diplomats and their families in consulates all over the country to surrender their identity cards and withdrawing airport...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Gifting his constituency two new trains and a railway line, Rahul Gandhi today admitted that such steps alone would not eradicate poverty but stressed that UPA government's flagship MNREGA and Food Security schemes would help change the face of the country.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday November 11, 2013
Thousands of people defied threats and came out to vote as the Maoist affected constituencies of Chhattisgarh went to polls today under extraordinary security. Today's voting kicked off state polls seen as a semi-final before next year's national election and the first major test for BJP's Narendra Modi, who is running for Prime Minister. The rest ...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday October 30, 2013
The security for Rahul Gandhi's rallies has been revamped after serial blasts targeted Narendra Modi's rally in Patna on Sunday last.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
A day after serial blasts during Narendra Modi's rally in Patna, Uttar Pradesh government today decided to step up security for the proposed high-profile poll rallies in the state.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Monday September 16, 2013
The Prime Minister, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and her deputy Rahul Gandhi today visited Muzaffarnagar, the western Uttar Pradesh district where nearly 50 people were killed in severe communal riots last week.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 16, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi visited Muzaffarnagar this morning, where nearly 50 people were killed in communal riots so severe that the army was called in for the first time in over a decade to restore law and order in Uttar Pradesh.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday September 12, 2013
If Narendra Modi picked election-bound Rajasthan to coin a sarcastic alphabet primer to attack the Congress with, Rahul Gandhi reinvented an old party slogan.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday September 4, 2013
The Rajya Sabha passed the Land Acquisition Bill on Wednesday night, billed as another potential vote-catcher for the ruling Congress after the flagship Food Security Bill cleared by Parliament last week.