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Huddle in the Muddle

Above: Image by Keith Johnston from Pixabay (representative) It’s the classic photo-op—the team huddle before play begins, where the captain explains strategy and highlights chinks...
Congress Manifesto Promises Radical Overhaul of Legal System

Analysis: Congress Manifesto Decoded

By Inderjit Badhwar I rarely read party election manifestos. Not because I don’t want to, but because after the first two paras they put you...
Priyanka Gandhi

Congress ropes in ‘brahmastra’ Priyanka, debuts as AICC general secretary

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to be in-charge of the party’s affairs in eastern UP, will take charge from February first week For long, the Congress party...
The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

SC refuses plea seeking ban on The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

The apex court on Thursday refused to entertain a SLP seeking ban on the trailer of the film The Accidental Prime Minister. Petitioner Poonam Mahajan,...

National Herald case: SC allows Sonia & Rahul to file fresh affidavit in assessment...

Congress leaders had claimed that a circular issued by the CBDT on December 31 was hurriedly withdrawn by the government as it vindicated their...
The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

Delhi HC dismisses PIL seeking ban on trailer of Accidental Prime Minister

The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a PIL seeking ban on the trailer of the film Accidental Prime Minister. The PIL had contended...
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI

SC Allows Sonia, Rahul Tax Reassessment, Restrains IT Dept from Coercive Action

The Income Tax Department can continue with the tax reassessment that it ordered for the 2011-12 on Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother...
National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

Delhi High Court Puts On Hold Govt’s Herald House Takeover Move

Delhi High Court has ordered status quo be maintained on the Herald House, effectively restraining the government from taking over the premises situated on...

Supreme Court To Hear Rahul, Sonia Plea Against Delhi HC Order Today

The Supreme Court will take up on Tuesday petitions filed by Congress President Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi challenging a September 10...
Delhi HC dismisses Sonia, Rahul’s appeal against Income Tax notice

Delhi HC dismisses Sonia, Rahul’s appeal against Income Tax notice

The Delhi High Court on Monday (September 16) dismissed the pleas by Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi and Oscar Fernandes challenging Income Tax (IT) department...
Tamil Nadu cabinet recommends release of Rajiv Gandhi assassins to Governor

Tamil Nadu cabinet recommends release of Rajiv Gandhi assassins to Governor

Seven convicted for the assassination of former PM Rajiv Gandhi have been in prison for the past 27 years; death sentences of three had...
National Herald case: Delhi HC tells IT Dept not to reopen assessment file till final verdict

National Herald case: Delhi HC tells IT Dept not to reopen assessment file till...

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday (August 14) directed the Income Tax (IT) department not to reopen the FY 2011-2012 tax assessment file of...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

Delhi Durbar

The Mosul Message The controversy about the centre’s insensitive confirmation of the death of 39 Indian labourers in Mosul, executed by ISIS, is getting murkier....
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI

Delhi HC directs Young Indian to deposit Rs 10 crores in National Herald assets...

Above: Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI The Delhi High Court on Monday (March 19) directed the Young...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

The Ten Commandments

  ~By Dilip Bobb The original Commandments were handed down on stone tablets and were ten rules for people to lead a satisfying and fulfilling life....
National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

The Patiala House Court on Saturday (March 17) deferred the hearing of the National Herald case in which former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and...
Hooda Scam: Landing in Trouble

Landing in Trouble

Above: Manesar is the site of an industrial township project and a huge land scam The former CM’s deals, which deprived farmers of crores,...
Sonia Gandhi

Winds of change are coming, 2014 results an aberration: Sonia Gandhi

Buoyed by her party’s stunning victory in the recent Lok Sabha and Assembly by-polls in Rajasthan and its impressive electoral revival in Gujarat, former...
Modi blames Congress for Partition, injustice to Sardar Patel, muzzling democracy

Modi blames Congress for Partition, injustice to Sardar Patel, muzzling democracy

A veiled attack on Mahatma Gandhi without naming him, blaming Nehru for Partition and attributing much of what is wrong in the country to...
Delhi court adjourns trial in National Herald case till March 17

Delhi court adjourns trial in National Herald case till March 17

Petitioner Subramanian Swamy has submitted fresh documents alleging that Young Indian, a firm floated by Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, was a tax offender The...
Rahul Gandhi

In maiden speech as Congress president, Rahul hits out at Modi, BJP

Congress president Rahul Gandhi says Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking India back to medieval ages; BJP spreading fire of violence across India  Two days ahead...
Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul Gandhi was formally elevated as Congress president on Saturday, taking over from her mother Sonia Gandhi who held the post for 19 consecutive years As...
With Rahul as Congress president, Sonia says: My role is to retire

Sonia says “my role is to retire”, what next for Congress under Rahul

~By Puneet Nicholas Yadav Congress sources say Sonia Gandhi will continue to advise her son on crucial party matters, help him reach out to potential...
Rahul Gandhi

Congress presidential poll: Rahul Gandhi files nomination

Prime Minister Narendra Modi cites Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla’s allegation of election being rigged, slams Congress’ dynasty politics Amid allegations by a party worker...
Congress President Sonia Gandhi with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party’s Vice President Rahul Gandhi chairing the Congress Working Committee meeting on November 20. Photo: UNI

Rahul Gandhi could be declared Congress president on Dec 5

Above: Congress President Sonia Gandhi with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party’s Vice President Rahul Gandhi chairing the Congress Working Committee meeting on...
Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel’s victory in RS polls calls for introspection in Congress party

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to...
Santosh Mohan Dev

Veteran Congress leader Santosh Mohan Dev no more

Above: Dev was a pillar of support for the Congress in Assam and Tripura. Photo: Photo Division The former union minister had great knowledge of...
Rahul Gandhi: The Reluctant Prince

Rahul Gandhi: The Reluctant Prince

With the Gandhi scion likely to take over the presidentship in October, it waits to be seen if he can enthuse party workers and...
Meira Kumar. Photo: PIB

Meira Kumar is the Opposition’s candidate for President

Meira Kumar, former Lok Sabha Speaker and daughter of Congress leader Babu Jagjivan Ram, is the Opposition’s choice as the presidential candidate. The presidential...
National Herald corruption case

IT dept can scan National Herald documents: Delhi HC

A “major setback” for Congress claim BJP leaders The Delhi High Court on May 12 ruled that income tax officials can investigate the documents of The National Herald newspaper. The...
Congress old-timers, who want Sonia and not Rahul to take charge when the party is sliding day by day, are relieved

Congress: Sonia Gandhi back in action

Even as the Congress sees one of its worst slides in recent history, Sonia Gandhi has initiated a reshuffle keeping in mind assembly elections...
Herald House in Delhi, owned by Associate Journals Limited (AJL)

FIR against Bhupinder Hooda: Political Plot?

With the CBI registering a case against the former CM of Haryana for his irregular allotment of land to AJL, has his generosity to...
Finance minister Arun Jaitley

Should Budget be postponed?

Political parties opposed to the BJP fear that the sops announced may favour the party in the assembly polls commencing from February 4. But...

The Curse of OROP

The faujis are unflinching in their commitment to protect our border. Why then do political parties deny them their due? By Inderjit Badhwar The LoC...
(L-R) Former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda on a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi earlier this year (Photo: UNI); Many CLU permits were given in the high-value NCR area, particularly Gurgaon, where real estate is booming.

Haryana’s land deals: Hooda’s Nemesis?

The former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s deals have divested thousands of poor farmers of their land, and these have now come to haunt...
Congress, congress party dynasty, Sonia Gandhi, rahul Gandhi, priyanka Gandhi, priyanka vadera, Sonia Gandhi news, rahul Gandhi news

Congress: Dynasty No Longer Rules

There is a leadership crisis in the Congress as it continues on its downward slide. New strategies need to be urgently drawn up which...

UDF’s Waterloo

The unfolding solar scam in Kerala has put the ruling UDF and chief minister Oommen Chandy on the defensive. With assembly polls in May,...

Will Bengal’s Tigress Roar Again?

As West Bengal goes to the polls in May this year, will the magic and chutzpah of chief minister Mamata Banerjee see the Trinamool...

Dynasty’s Roulette

With the Congress ruling in just nine states, it would seem that the might of the Gandhi family is over. But in politics, one...

Swamy’s Dark Herald

The Delhi High Court ruling in the Herald case will make political parties accountable for fund spending. All eyes will be on December 19...
Narendra Modi In Parliament

Salve after Mindless Salvos

Home Minister Rajnath Singh set the tone and tenor of the debate on day one. He paid tributes to Ambedkar, Patel and Nehru but soon strayed into familiar Hindutva-RSS territory.

Is the grand old party over?

Highs and lows in politics are common. But the repeated decimation of this party in various elections makes one wonder if it is on...

Sonia’s Achilles’ Heel

The Congress president’s son-in-law, Robert Vadra, is facing heat over murky land deals. what made it possible for the Gandhi family to enter into...

'Sonia Gandhi' - 41 News Results

Image by Keith Johnston from Pixabay (representative)

Huddle in the Muddle

Above: Image by Keith Johnston from Pixabay (representative) It’s the classic photo-op—the team huddle before play begins, where the captain explains strategy and highlights chinks...
Congress Manifesto Promises Radical Overhaul of Legal System

Analysis: Congress Manifesto Decoded

By Inderjit Badhwar I rarely read party election manifestos. Not because I don’t want to, but because after the first two paras they put you...
Priyanka Gandhi

Congress ropes in ‘brahmastra’ Priyanka, debuts as AICC general secretary

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to be in-charge of the party’s affairs in eastern UP, will take charge from February first week For long, the Congress party...
The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

SC refuses plea seeking ban on The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

The apex court on Thursday refused to entertain a SLP seeking ban on the trailer of the film The Accidental Prime Minister. Petitioner Poonam Mahajan,...

National Herald case: SC allows Sonia & Rahul to file fresh affidavit in assessment...

Congress leaders had claimed that a circular issued by the CBDT on December 31 was hurriedly withdrawn by the government as it vindicated their...
The Accidental Prime Minister trailer

Delhi HC dismisses PIL seeking ban on trailer of Accidental Prime Minister

The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed a PIL seeking ban on the trailer of the film Accidental Prime Minister. The PIL had contended...
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI

SC Allows Sonia, Rahul Tax Reassessment, Restrains IT Dept from Coercive Action

The Income Tax Department can continue with the tax reassessment that it ordered for the 2011-12 on Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother...
National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

Delhi High Court Puts On Hold Govt’s Herald House Takeover Move

Delhi High Court has ordered status quo be maintained on the Herald House, effectively restraining the government from taking over the premises situated on...

Supreme Court To Hear Rahul, Sonia Plea Against Delhi HC Order Today

The Supreme Court will take up on Tuesday petitions filed by Congress President Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi challenging a September 10...
Delhi HC dismisses Sonia, Rahul’s appeal against Income Tax notice

Delhi HC dismisses Sonia, Rahul’s appeal against Income Tax notice

The Delhi High Court on Monday (September 16) dismissed the pleas by Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi and Oscar Fernandes challenging Income Tax (IT) department...
Tamil Nadu cabinet recommends release of Rajiv Gandhi assassins to Governor

Tamil Nadu cabinet recommends release of Rajiv Gandhi assassins to Governor

Seven convicted for the assassination of former PM Rajiv Gandhi have been in prison for the past 27 years; death sentences of three had...
National Herald case: Delhi HC tells IT Dept not to reopen assessment file till final verdict

National Herald case: Delhi HC tells IT Dept not to reopen assessment file till...

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday (August 14) directed the Income Tax (IT) department not to reopen the FY 2011-2012 tax assessment file of...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

Delhi Durbar

The Mosul Message The controversy about the centre’s insensitive confirmation of the death of 39 Indian labourers in Mosul, executed by ISIS, is getting murkier....
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI

Delhi HC directs Young Indian to deposit Rs 10 crores in National Herald assets...

Above: Congress President Rahul Gandhi with ex-President Sonia Gandhi addressing the media. Photo: UNI The Delhi High Court on Monday (March 19) directed the Young...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

The Ten Commandments

  ~By Dilip Bobb The original Commandments were handed down on stone tablets and were ten rules for people to lead a satisfying and fulfilling life....
National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

National Herald case deferred; next hearing will be on April 21

The Patiala House Court on Saturday (March 17) deferred the hearing of the National Herald case in which former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and...
Hooda Scam: Landing in Trouble

Landing in Trouble

Above: Manesar is the site of an industrial township project and a huge land scam The former CM’s deals, which deprived farmers of crores,...
Sonia Gandhi

Winds of change are coming, 2014 results an aberration: Sonia Gandhi

Buoyed by her party’s stunning victory in the recent Lok Sabha and Assembly by-polls in Rajasthan and its impressive electoral revival in Gujarat, former...
Modi blames Congress for Partition, injustice to Sardar Patel, muzzling democracy

Modi blames Congress for Partition, injustice to Sardar Patel, muzzling democracy

A veiled attack on Mahatma Gandhi without naming him, blaming Nehru for Partition and attributing much of what is wrong in the country to...
Delhi court adjourns trial in National Herald case till March 17

Delhi court adjourns trial in National Herald case till March 17

Petitioner Subramanian Swamy has submitted fresh documents alleging that Young Indian, a firm floated by Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, was a tax offender The...
Rahul Gandhi

In maiden speech as Congress president, Rahul hits out at Modi, BJP

Congress president Rahul Gandhi says Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking India back to medieval ages; BJP spreading fire of violence across India  Two days ahead...
Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul Gandhi was formally elevated as Congress president on Saturday, taking over from her mother Sonia Gandhi who held the post for 19 consecutive years As...
With Rahul as Congress president, Sonia says: My role is to retire

Sonia says “my role is to retire”, what next for Congress under Rahul

~By Puneet Nicholas Yadav Congress sources say Sonia Gandhi will continue to advise her son on crucial party matters, help him reach out to potential...
Rahul Gandhi

Congress presidential poll: Rahul Gandhi files nomination

Prime Minister Narendra Modi cites Maharashtra Congress secretary Shehzad Poonawalla’s allegation of election being rigged, slams Congress’ dynasty politics Amid allegations by a party worker...
Congress President Sonia Gandhi with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party’s Vice President Rahul Gandhi chairing the Congress Working Committee meeting on November 20. Photo: UNI

Rahul Gandhi could be declared Congress president on Dec 5

Above: Congress President Sonia Gandhi with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party’s Vice President Rahul Gandhi chairing the Congress Working Committee meeting on...
Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel’s victory in RS polls calls for introspection in Congress party

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to...
Santosh Mohan Dev

Veteran Congress leader Santosh Mohan Dev no more

Above: Dev was a pillar of support for the Congress in Assam and Tripura. Photo: Photo Division The former union minister had great knowledge of...
Rahul Gandhi: The Reluctant Prince

Rahul Gandhi: The Reluctant Prince

With the Gandhi scion likely to take over the presidentship in October, it waits to be seen if he can enthuse party workers and...
Meira Kumar. Photo: PIB

Meira Kumar is the Opposition’s candidate for President

Meira Kumar, former Lok Sabha Speaker and daughter of Congress leader Babu Jagjivan Ram, is the Opposition’s choice as the presidential candidate. The presidential...
National Herald corruption case

IT dept can scan National Herald documents: Delhi HC

A “major setback” for Congress claim BJP leaders The Delhi High Court on May 12 ruled that income tax officials can investigate the documents of The National Herald newspaper. The...
Congress old-timers, who want Sonia and not Rahul to take charge when the party is sliding day by day, are relieved

Congress: Sonia Gandhi back in action

Even as the Congress sees one of its worst slides in recent history, Sonia Gandhi has initiated a reshuffle keeping in mind assembly elections...
Herald House in Delhi, owned by Associate Journals Limited (AJL)

FIR against Bhupinder Hooda: Political Plot?

With the CBI registering a case against the former CM of Haryana for his irregular allotment of land to AJL, has his generosity to...
Finance minister Arun Jaitley

Should Budget be postponed?

Political parties opposed to the BJP fear that the sops announced may favour the party in the assembly polls commencing from February 4. But...

The Curse of OROP

The faujis are unflinching in their commitment to protect our border. Why then do political parties deny them their due? By Inderjit Badhwar The LoC...
(L-R) Former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda on a hunger strike at Jantar Mantar in Delhi earlier this year (Photo: UNI); Many CLU permits were given in the high-value NCR area, particularly Gurgaon, where real estate is booming.

Haryana’s land deals: Hooda’s Nemesis?

The former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda’s deals have divested thousands of poor farmers of their land, and these have now come to haunt...
Congress, congress party dynasty, Sonia Gandhi, rahul Gandhi, priyanka Gandhi, priyanka vadera, Sonia Gandhi news, rahul Gandhi news

Congress: Dynasty No Longer Rules

There is a leadership crisis in the Congress as it continues on its downward slide. New strategies need to be urgently drawn up which...

UDF’s Waterloo

The unfolding solar scam in Kerala has put the ruling UDF and chief minister Oommen Chandy on the defensive. With assembly polls in May,...

Will Bengal’s Tigress Roar Again?

As West Bengal goes to the polls in May this year, will the magic and chutzpah of chief minister Mamata Banerjee see the Trinamool...

Is the grand old party over?

Highs and lows in politics are common. But the repeated decimation of this party in various elections makes one wonder if it is on...

Sonia’s Achilles’ Heel

The Congress president’s son-in-law, Robert Vadra, is facing heat over murky land deals. what made it possible for the Gandhi family to enter into...

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