Articles tagged under: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul appears in Metro court in connection with ADC bank defamation case, granted bail, next hearing on Sept 7

July 11, 2019
Rahul appears in Metro court in connection with ADC bank defamation case, granted bail, next hearing on Sept 7

Ahmedabad: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today appeared in a metro court here in connection with a defamation case which granted him bail and fixed September 7 as the next date of hearing. The case regarding his remark, statements and social media posts about the alleged large-scale deposit of scrapped Rs 500 and 1000 notes in Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank (ADC bank), of which BJP president Amit Shah was a director, during just five days after announcement of demonetization on November 8...Read More

Gujarat court re-issues summons to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case filed for calling BJP president Amit Shah ‘murder-accused’

July 09, 2019
Gujarat court re-issues summons to Rahul Gandhi in defamation case filed for calling BJP president Amit Shah ‘murder-accused’

Ahmedabad: A local court here today re-issued summons to former Congress President Rahul Gandhi in connection with a defamation case lodged by a BJP corporator here for his statement against party president Amit Shah terming him a 'murder accused. The Court of Metropolitan Magistrate R B Etaliya in its summon ordered the Congress leader to appear before it on August 9, the next date of hearing. Earlier on May 1, the court had issued the summons which sought his appearance on Jul...Read More

Rahul Gandhi no more Congress president

July 03, 2019
Rahul Gandhi no more Congress president

New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi today officially announced his decision to step down from the post of the party president. Rahul tweeted a letter and in same tweet said: It is an honour for me to serve the Congress Party, whose values and ideals have served as the lifeblood of our beautiful nation. I owe the country and my organization a debt of tremendous gratitude and love. Jai Hind. Rahul had earlier in talk with media persons at parliament today said: The party should d...Read More

Gujarat Congress State Executive meeting passes motion urging Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his resignation

June 02, 2019
Gujarat Congress State Executive meeting passes motion urging Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his resignation

Gandhinagar: A meeting of Gujarat Congress's State Executive was held today in which a motion was passed to support party president Rahul Gandhi. The motion asked Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his resignation. गुजरात प्रदेश कोंग्रेस समिति की कार्यकारिणी बैठक में कोंग्रेस अध्यक्ष पद पर श्री राहुलजी को समर्थन के साथ इस्...Read More

Mother Sonia defends him, son Rahul back to the job with same old temper after a week-long confusion

June 01, 2019
Mother Sonia defends him, son Rahul back to the job with same old temper after a week-long confusion

New Delhi: After around a week-long insistence to step down from the post of party's national president, Rahul Gandhi agreed to meet party's newly elected MPs today. Rahul Gandhi, his mother Sonia Gandhi (Parliamentary Party chief of Congress) and his sister Priyanka Gandhi(General Secretary of Congress) Rahul also attended a meeting of Congress Parliamentary Party (CPP). In this meeting, Rahul's mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi was elected leader of Congress Parliamentary Party (CP...Read More

Gujarat Congress chief urges Rahul Gandhi to withdraw resignation

May 28, 2019
Gujarat Congress chief urges Rahul Gandhi to withdraw resignation

New Delhi: Amit Chavda, President of Gujarat Congress today joined other Congress men in urging party's national president Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his resignation. Rahul Gandhi has announced his decision to step down from the post of national president of Indian National Congress after party's poor performance in recently concluded Lok Sabha general elections. Yesterday a senior Gujarat Congress leader and party's national treasurer Ahmed Patel had called on Rahul Gandhi. Today Priyanka Gandhi,...Read More

Ahmedabad court asks Rahul Gandhi to appear in person on July 12

May 27, 2019
Ahmedabad court asks Rahul Gandhi to appear in person on July 12

Ahmedabad: Congress president Rahul Gandhi was today directed to appear before Ahmedabad Metro court on July 12. The court had earlier directed Rahul Gandhi to appear in person today in defamation case related to Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank. However Rahul in his request said that today was his great grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru's 55th anniversary and therefore he would not be able to appear in the court. The court granted his request on condition that he would appear on July 12. ...Read More

After poll debacle, CWC rejects Rahul’s resignation, urges him for party’s complete overhaul

May 25, 2019

New Delhi:The Congress Working Committee, the highest decision making body of the Congress, on Saturday turned down Rahul Gandhi's offer to quit as party president and authorised him to restructure the party in wake of its dismal performance in the Lok Sabha elections. Addressing a press conference after the CWC meeting, along with senior party leaders A k Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad, AICC general secretary K C Venugopsl and Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi, AICC media incharge Randeeep Surjewala sa...Read More

We dismantled Modi’s ideology, confident that a secular alliance will win:Rahul

May 17, 2019

New Delhi: Expressing confidence about the triumph of the Congress led opposition alliance in the Lok Sabha elections, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said his party has dismantled Mr Modi's ideology and protected institutions of this country from 'Modi and the RSS'. Addressing a press conference here, Mr Gandhi expressed confidence that a secular alliance will win the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Rahul said that the Congress party has dismantled Mr Modi's ideology. 'Congress d...Read More