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Feb 27, 2013
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; edited by Mala Das | Thursday May 16, 2013
The recent acquittal of BJP leader Varun Gandhi in hate speech cases has now acquired a political colour. Union minister and senior Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma has alleged that Mr Gandhi was exonerated in the cases due to a tacit understanding with the Samajwadi Party-led government in Uttar Pradesh.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday March 5, 2013
BJP leader Varun Gandhi has been acquitted in the second of two cases that accused him of delivering hate speeches in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the national elections in 2009.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday February 27, 2013
BJP leader Varun Gandhi, who has been acquitted in one of two hate speech cases by a court in Uttar Pradesh, today said that he welcomed the court's decision. Mr Gandhi had allegedly made hate speeches while campaigning in his constituency of Pilibhit in Uttar Pradesh in 2009.
India News | mid-day.com | Friday February 11, 2011
On March 6, 2009, Varun Gandhi, contesting the general assembly elections as a BJP candidate, addressed a rally in Pilibhit, Uttar Pradesh, with these words, "If anyone lifts a hand against Hindus, or thinks they are weak, there is nobody behind them, then I swear on the Bhagvad Gita that I will cut off that hand." Although Gandhi won from the cons...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday December 10, 2010
Hate speeches made by him during the 2009 general election are causing new trouble for BJP leader Varun Gandhi.The UP government has okayed his prosecution."The state government gave prosecution sanction against BJP MP Varun Gandhi on November 30 on an FIR registered against him at Kotwali police station in Pilibhit district last year," Secretary (...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday February 9, 2010
The youth wing, for example, could greet Varun Gandhi as its new head in Uttar Pradesh, despite stiff criticism for Gandhi's "hate speech" made in March 2009.
India News | Vikram Chaudhary, Rahul Srivastva, Anant Zanane | Sunday June 21, 2009
An issue that has the BJP divided is whether Varun Gandhi's alienation of voters, especially Muslims, was also a factor in the loss.
India News | NDTV Correspondent/Press Trust of India | Sunday June 21, 2009
UP police sources say that the voice on the hate speech CDs matches with Varun Gandhi's voice.
India News | Randeep Singh Nandal | Friday April 17, 2009
A day after he was released from jail, Varun Gandhi kept a low profile. In fact, he's not spoken directly to the media at all.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2009
RJD chief Lalu Prasad said on Monday that he would have "crushed" BJP candidate Varun Gandhi under a roller for his anti-Muslim speeches if he had been the country's Home Minister.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday April 8, 2009
First came Varun Gandhi's diatribe against Muslims, then an Andhra Congressman, Srinivas, tried to reply in the same coin by attacking Hindus. RJD chief Lalu Prasad also joined the bandwagon on Monday when he allegedly said that he would have "crushed" BJP candidate Varun Gandhi under a roller for his anti-Muslim speeches if he had been the country...
India News | Kashish | Tuesday April 7, 2009
BJP president Rajnath Singh on Monday met party's new posterboy Varun Gandhi who is lodged in the Etah jail in Uttar Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 6, 2009
Mohammad Azharuddin said on Saturday that it will send a wrong message to the youth