Lynching was unheard of before 2014, says Rahul Gandhi in dig at PM Modi

In a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi remarked on Tuesday that incidents of lynching were unheard of before the BJP came to power in 2014. “Before 2014, the word ‘lynching’ was practically unheard of. #ThankYouModiJi,” tweeted Rahul Gandhi. Reacting to Rahul Gandhi’s…

Not being allowed to speak on Lakhimpur Kheri incident in House: Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday, December 15, alleged that the Opposition was not being allowed to speak on the floor of the House about the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. The Congress was vocal on the issue in Parliament on Wednesday, leading to the adjournment of Lok Sabha till 2 pm. “They are not allowing us…

Sack MoS Ajay Misra: Rahul Gandhi moves adjournment notice in Lok Sabha

The ongoing Winter Session of Parliament grew stormier on Wednesday as Opposition members shot off notices over the latest developments in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case. Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, too, moved an adjournment notice in Lok Sabha demanding the removal of Minster of State for Home Ajay Misra, whose son…

Modi govt needs tuition on democracy: Rahul Gandhi

Continuing the protest against the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, December 14, tweeted that the government “needed a lesson” on democracy. “The Modi government needs tuition on the importance of debate and dissent in a democracy,” he said. Twelve Opposition…

Does Rahul Gandhi endorse attack on women marshals in Rajya Sabha, asks BJP’s Piyush Goyal

Amid vehement protest by opposition members, the BJP on Tuesday stoutly defended the suspension of 12 opposition members from the Rajya Sabha for their “unruly” conduct in the last Parliament session, saying this is the least that could have been done. Union minister Piyush Goyal, the leader of the House…

‘Apology? Never’: Rahul Gandhi on suspension of 12 MPs

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, November 30, ruled out an apology by the 12 Opposition MPs suspended from Rajya Sabha. Twelve Opposition MPs were suspended on Monday from the Rajya Sabha for the rest of the Winter Session on account of ‘unruly behaviour’ during the Monsoon Session of Parliament.…

Constitution Day: Rahul Gandhi says need to ensure Constitution isn’t reduced to piece of paper

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, while wishing the nation on the occasion of Constitution Day on Friday, November 26, said justice and rights should be ensured equal for everyone so that the Constitution does not become just a paper. “It is everyone’s responsibility to ensure the same,” he said. His…

Covid deaths and compensation: Rahul Gandhi opens new front against Modi govt for Parliament session

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has opened a new front to target the Narendra Modi government during the Winter Session of Parliament on the issue of deaths caused by Covid-19. Rahul Gandhi is likely to lead the Congress in Parliament in demanding compensation to each of the affected families. Sources in the Congress said…

“Development In Reverse Gear”: Rahul Gandhi Slams PM Modi Over Gas Price Hike

New Delhi:  Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday hit out at the Centre over the rise in the price of LPG, saying that far away from the government’s development rhetoric, lakhs of families have been forced to use “chulhas”. The development vehicle of PM Narendra Modi is in the…

Day after calling Rahul Gandhi drug addict, Karnataka BJP accuses HD Kumaraswamy of practising bigamy

Aday after accusing Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of being a drug peddler and an addict, the Karnataka BJP has now targeted former Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and accused him of practising bigamy. The Karnataka BJP said in a Twitter post: “Signal jump, breach of trust, corruption, nepotism and more than anything…