India News | NDTV.com | Thursday July 23, 2015
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on an expose of alleged graft involving Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh. Here are the highlights of what he said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 28, 2015
The Narendra Modi government has restored people's faith in the prime minister's office and given relief to the country from a "crisis of confidence" that existed during UPA's rule due to "extra-constitutional" powers, BJP chief Amit Shah said today.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday August 1, 2014
Former Congress leader Natwar Singh said that the fact that Sonia Gandhi has reacted to his book shows that it's touched a raw nerve. Calling Sonia a prima donna, Mr Singh who had to resign from UPA-1 after allegations of corruption said no Indian would have treated him this way.
Elections News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday April 23, 2014
A day after she cued a blue-chip political controversy by speaking about the corruption allegations against her husband, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra continued her campaign in Uttar Pradesh for her mother, Sonia Gandhi, the powerful president of the Congress party.
Elections News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday April 22, 2014
While campaigning in Uttar Pradesh today, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has for the first time addressed the issue of the allegations of corruption against her husband, Robert Vadra.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 20, 2014
At a rally in Chhattisgarh today, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi made repeated barbs at the Gandhi family as he referred to Robert Vadra, Congress president's Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, and the corruption allegations around him.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Countering Narendra Modi's attack on graft issue, Sonia Gandhi today said those levelling allegations against Congress were "neck-deep" in corruption and challenged BJP to tell what action its governments in states had taken to punish the people involved in scams.
Elections News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday April 4, 2014
The BJP today said Sonia and Rahul Gandhi, the two top leaders of the Congress, cannot escape accountability for the string of alleged financial scandals during the two terms of the coalition that their party has led.
Elections News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Congress president Sonia Gandhi today defended her party's decision to field former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan in the Lok Sabha polls despite corruption charges against him.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Amid angry shouts alleging corruption within the government, Defence Minister AK Antony today said there was no proof of Congress president Sonia Gandhi's alleged link to the VVIP chopper scam, which involves the now-cancelled deal to buy 12 luxury helicopters from defence manufacturer AgustaWestland.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 1, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party today said it added Sonia Gandhi and Narendra Modi's names in the list of "corrupt leaders" against whom it has decided to field candidates in the Lok Sabha elections as they were leading a party of tainted politicians and protecting them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 31, 2013
BJP on Monday alleged that Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh took "bribe" from a private power firm.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Saturday December 28, 2013
A day after her son and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi disagreed with Maharashtra government rejecting the Adarsh scam report, party president Sonia Gandhi today said the issue will be resolved.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 9, 2013
Congress chief Sonia Gandhi is meeting top leaders from her party this evening to inquest its humiliating defeat in key state elections. Voters punished the party for corruption and inflation, underlining the struggle for the Congress as it seeks a third straight term victory in the national election due by May.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 8, 2013
After Narendra Modi and Sonia Gandhi, it was Rahul Gandhi's turn to campaign in poll-bound Chhattisgarh today.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 22, 2013
Battling corruption allegations and scandals, the government today released its report card for UPA-II.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Under attack from the opposition over corruption and lack of governance, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will present the fourth and last report card of the UPA-II government tomorrow, sources said on Tuesday.
India News | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh (with IANS inputs) | Monday May 20, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Reddy has summoned two of his ministers, charged with corruption, who have not yet quit despite pressure from the Congress' central leadership.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 12, 2013
Terming the electoral outcome in Karnataka as no surprise, BJP leader LK Advani today said the party had erred in not taking immediate and firm action on allegations of corruption against former chief minister BS Yeddyurappa and that its handling of the state had been "absolutely opportunistic".
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday May 7, 2013
The National Food Security Bill, UPA government's ambitious social welfare programme, is awaiting its passage in Parliament. It was tabled in the Lok Sabha yesterday amid uproar created by the Opposition over allegations of corruption in the UPA government.
Assembly | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Monday April 29, 2013
Even as the parliament logjam over the coal scam continues in New Delhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh begins his campaign down south for state elections in Karnataka to be held on May 5.
Assembly | Maya Sharma | Monday April 22, 2013
With less than two weeks to go before Karnataka votes, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today officially launched its election campaign with rallies by its national and state leaders across the state.
India News | Edited by Pritika Ghura | Wednesday January 30, 2013
Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare will be back in action today after months of hibernation following a split in Team Anna and the raging controversy over one of his former aides Arvind Kejriwal joining politics.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday January 18, 2013
Congress president Sonia Gandhi has provided the talking points for her party's brain-storming session that began in Jaipur this morning. As the party preps for the 2014 elections, its longest-serving chief set the tone by asking it to take stock of "strengths, weaknesses and threats," warning that the middle-class, with which the party hopes to re...