India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Lok Sabha may not pursue any further action on the privilege notice it issued to Robert Vadra over his remarks on Parliament disruptions with Speaker Sumita Mahajan saying it was not such a big issue.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 30, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, today offered no apologies as he responded to a notice from Parliament on a Facebook post seen to be critical of the ruling BJP.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 27, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, has been asked to explain comments on Facebook that were seen to be against the ruling BJP.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Friday July 24, 2015
Four minutes after it convened this morning, the Lok Sabha was adjourned till Monday, a fourth day of work lost in the lower house this monsoon session. The Rajya Sabha saw repeated adjournments, finally for the day amid slogan shouting and protests by Opposition lawmakers.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 23, 2015
A war of posters enlivened the cycle of protests and adjournments in Parliament today, as members of the ruling BJP and the Congress tried to outdo each other in wit and decibel.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday July 24, 2015
As the ruling BJP, cornered by a united opposition, launched counter-attacks on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pitch for parliamentary debate on Thursday saying, "People have a lot of expectations from MPs, we need to work towards fulfilling those.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra attacked the ruling BJP today as disruptions over the Lalit Modi controversy forced adjournments in Parliament.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Friday July 17, 2015
Less than an hour after Prime Minster Narendra Modi made a "damad" or son-in-law jibe at the opposition Congress' first family, Rahul Gandhi shot back with a series of barbs at the PM and his BJP.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today criticized dynastic politics and made a remark on political sons-in-law that was seen as a dig at Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Rehan, the son of Priyanka Gandhi and Robert Vadra, on Tuesday paid a surprise visit to his family stronghold Amethi where he stayed overnight.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday June 29, 2015
The details of how Priyanka Gandhi Vadra bought land near Shimla must be revealed within 10 days, the top most officers of the Information Commission of Himachal Pradesh have ruled today.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday June 26, 2015
Lalit Modi's tweets about "meeting the Gandhi family" in London have been seized by the ruling BJP as it confronts calls for the resignation of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje for helping the graft-accused cricket boss.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday May 30, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today responded sharply to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's 'suit-boot ki sarkar' barbs, which have consistently headlined his attacks on the government, saying "suit boot is definitely more acceptable than suitcase."
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Friday May 22, 2015
For 49-year-old Ram Madhav, the first anniversary of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government marks an important milestone in his own career. Nearly 12 months ago, he joined the PM's party after serving for years as one of the top leaders of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh or RSS, which is the ideological mentor of the ruling BJP.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday May 15, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, today said he hoped that Haryana's investigation into his land deals "will not be used for political vendetta."
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday May 15, 2015
The Haryana government has appointed Mr Justice SN Dhingra, retired judge of the Delhi High Court, to investigate the land deals that allegedly delivered windfall gains for Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.
India News | Anand Kumar Patel | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The BJP government in Haryana says it's about to deliver on one of the main promises of its election campaign - a thorough investigation into the land deals that allegedly delivered windfall gains for Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Rahul Gandhi has been liberally using the phrase "suit-boot ki sarkaar", praised by his party as one of his greatest hits. Three weeks ago, speaking in Parliament, Mr Gandhi deployed the term to accuse the government of being in thrall to industrialists.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With agency inputs) | Wednesday May 6, 2015
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has ordered an inquiry by the Vigilance Department into the allotment of 11 industrial plots by the erstwhile Bhupinder Singh Hooda government in Panchkula.
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 | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday April 19, 2015
The ruling BJP on Sunday retaliated swiftly to the assault launched on Prime Minister Narendra Modi by Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi at a big farmers rally in Delhi. It has asked Mr Gandhi to apologise for "insulting the people's mandate."
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday April 19, 2015
Union Minister and senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad has hit out at the Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi for their attack on the government's proposed land reforms, accusing them of spreading 'white lies'.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Thursday April 9, 2015
When, as Chief Minister, BS Hooda organized an oath-taking ceremony at his home to place five people of his choice in key posts, the BJP, then in the opposition, had vociferously protested the move as "unconstitutional".
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday April 6, 2015
Just days after a minister in the Punjab government, Bikram Majithia, was interrogated about a drug racket worth an alleged 6,000 crores, a top officer handling the investigation was transferred. Niranjan Singh told a court today that removing him from the case does extensive damage to the investigation at a crucial stage, and that the two officers...