Rahul Gandhi

Indian politician

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Rahul Gandhi pronunciation  [ˈraːɦʊl ˈɡaːnd̪ʱiː] also known as Raul Vinci is an Indian politician. He hails from a long line of politicians, known as the Nehru-Gandhi family, which has occupied a prominent place in the politics of India ever since the country gained independence in 1947. His great-grandfather was Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of India and also the longest serving Prime Minister of India having served for a total of seventeen years. Gandhi's grandmother Indira was the first woman Prime Minister of India and his father Rajiv was the youngest prime minister of India to be sworn in to office. The son of Sonia and Rajiv, he is the president of the Indian National Congress and serves such additional offices as the chairperson of the Indian Youth Congress and the National Students Union of India. A member of the Indian Parliament, Gandhi represents the constituency of Amethi, Uttar Pradesh in the 16th Lok Sabha.

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"Engine trouble on our flight to Patna today! We've been forced to return to Delhi," Rahul Gandhi tweeted.
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The plane on way to Patna was forced to return to Delhi on Friday after experiencing "engine trouble". The senior Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)..
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi, on his way to attend election rallies in Bihar, was forced to return to Delhi after his flight developed engine trouble...
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, flanked by his deputy Manish Sisodia and Gopal Rai, released the manifesto at party office here on Thursday.
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Earlier in its order issued on April 19, the EC had barred Satti from holding public rallies for 48 hours for his indecent remarks against Rahul Gandhi.
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Siblings cite logistic issues and paucity of time despite Congress' efforts to organise at least one public meet
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Raj, who joined the grand old party after meeting Congress president Rahul Gandhi earlier in the day, chose to lash out at the BJP at a news conference at AICC..
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Rahul Gandhi has energised a struggling party and has been increasingly setting the agenda.
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Rahul had filed a 19-page explanation on how his statement was made in the heat of campaigning and that he did not remotely suggest or could imagine attributing..
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Gives Relief From Personal Appearance Till April 30
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Former Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Lekhi, had said that issuance of notice by the Supreme Court to Rahul Gandhi would make him personally..
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District Judge Poonam A Bamba transferred the case to Addititional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal who will take up the matter on April 26.
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Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Shashi Tharoor and Union minister Alphons Kannamthanam and BJP leader Kummanam Rajashekharan are among the key contenders...
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District Judge Poonam A Bamba transferred the case to Addititional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal who will take up the matter on April 26. The..
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The court will hear on April 30 the criminal contempt petition along with the pending review petition against the December 14, 2018 verdict in the Rafale jet..
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The top court said it will hear on April 30 the criminal contempt petition filed by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi against Gandhi along with the pending review petition..
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Today, the spice has spawned distress and suicide. Prices of pepper have crashed to Rs 300 a kg from Rs 750 a kg in 2015-16. The rates are back to what they were..
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Voting began in the third and largest phase of India's staggered general election on Tuesday, including in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat..
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Voting began in the third and largest phase of India's staggered general election on Tuesday, including in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat..
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Rahul Gandhi expressed regret on Monday before the Supreme Court for linking its order on Rafale to his "chowkidar chor hai" political campaign against Prime..
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Kalyan will not have any dumping ground as we will process this waste under our smart city scheme, says Fadnavis
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The Congress president's affidavit comes in response to a contempt petition, filed against him by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi, which is slated to be heard by the..
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Tuesday sees India's opposition leader contest a seat in the south for the first time.
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Polling will be held on Tuesday for the third and largest phase of Lok Sabha election in 116 seats, including all constituencies in Gujarat and Kerala, with BJP..
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Candidates who will be up in the key contest are Congress president Rahul Gandhi, CPI(M) PP Suneer and Bharath Dharma Jana Sena's (a BJP ally) Thushar..
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Not just the majority here, the party is expecting Gandhi's foray into Wayanad to have a ripple effect in all the 20 seats in the state
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Responding to questions on whether she would contest from Varanasi, Priyanka said: "You will find out.
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Last month, Priyanka Gandhi had thrown a hint that she is not averse to taking on Modi in Varanasi.
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While campaigning for Mansukh Vasava, BJP's candidate for Bharuch Lok Sabha constituency, Ganpat Vasava said that even a child knows who deserves to be a prime..
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Complaint says Congress president hid key info in poll affidavit
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A look at the top election news of the day in today's election wrap.
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''I feel people should give a mandate to PM Modi not for five years but for ten years, by which he will bring India to the top of the world," S Krishna Kumar..
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"Deve Gowda is fighting on 7 seats in Karnataka and has ambitions of becoming the PM or an advisor to the PM," Yeddyurappa said. Gowda had said in a recent..
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Nyay poster in Amethi causes Rahul to recieve a notice from EC.
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The Congress leader, who also addressed two rallies in the state on Thursday, said that unlike Modi, who had failed to deliver on the promise of Achhe Din, his..
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Satpal Singh Satti was accused of using derogatory language against Congress president Rahul Gandhi during a rally held in Himachal Pradesh recently. The..
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He said the party will do a surgical strike on poverty through its Nyuntam Aay Yojana (NYAY) programme immediately after coming to power.
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In an interview, Rahul Gandhi was asked to clarify the issue in view of feverish talk that his sister and newly-inducted AICC general secretary Priyanka Gandhi..
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Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gandhi said he was not here to tell his 'Mann Ki Baat' but to understand the difficulties, including the night..
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Congress President Rahul Gandhi offered prayers and performed rituals for his late family members as well as victims of the Pulwama terror attack at Thirunelli..
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Kannur (Kerala) April 17 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being the "most anti-national" and accused..
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Rahul, who is contesting the ensuing polls from Wayanad parliamentary constituency, was accompanied by Congress General Secretary KC Venugopal, among others
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Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gandhi said he was not here to tell his 'Mann Ki Baat' but to understand the difficulties, including the night..
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Interacting with the media after addressing the leadership meeting of the Congress here on Wednesday, which was attended by the leaders from Kannur, Kasaragod..
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Final Lap: Cong's Rahul Gandhi will also be in state for 2 days
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