Tag: Priyanka Gandhi

Rahul, Priyanka take dig at Modi on 100 days in office

New Delhi: Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Sunday took a dig at the economic performance of the Modi government after the completion of 100 days in office. Rahul in a sarcastic way first congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for completing 100 days and then launched a scathing attack […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Hathras Impact On Bihar Bypolls: Congress Won't Give Tickets To Those Tainted With Crimes Against Women
Cong Plans Padyatra On Oct 2 To Counter BJP Agenda

New Delhi: The Congress has asked state units and office-bearers to mandatorily conduct one-hour padyatra at state and district headquarters on October 2. The top party leadership, including interim Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, will take part in the padyatra. The programme of Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi is also being finalised. Sonia Gandhi would participate […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Sponsored Events Abroad Don't Bring Investors: Priyanka On Howdy Modi

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday indirectly hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s diaspora outreach event ‘Howdy, Modi!’ in Houston, Texas on Sunday, saying that the ongoing slowdown was a speed breaker in his government’s claims of working towards making India a $5 trillion economy. “Creating a media blitz by […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Farmers Being Insulted, Cheated In UP: Priyanka Gandhi

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of insulting and cheating farmers by only advertising about their welfare and not doing anything on the ground. In a tweet in Hindi, she said that the farmers were being fooled in the name of loan waivers as well. “The […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Dalit Kids Beaten To Death Over Open Defecation

New Delhi: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday urged Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath to ensure stringent punishment to those who beat to death two Dalit children in the state for defecating near a village panchayat. Two Dalit children, who did not have a toilet at home, were allegedly beaten to death by […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Centre Removes SPG Cover Of Sonia Gandhi, Rahul & Priyanka

New Delhi: The Centre on Friday removed Special Protection Group (SPG) cover of Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul and daughter Priyanka. They will now be provided ‘Z plus’ security cover by Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). The government’s decision has been conveyed to the Gandhi family. The SPG security will be withdrawn […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
SPG Withdrawal: Congress May Move Court Citing Verma Report

New Delhi: Withdrawal of SPG cover to the Gandhi family has made the Congress angry, with the party alleging the Gandhis are being targeted by the Prime Minister and Home Minister. The Congress, which has termed the move as “sinister and vindictive politics”, may take legal recourse in the matter, said sources. Party leader Randeep […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Parliament Passes Bill To Amend SPG Act

New Delhi: Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill to provide the elite Special Protection Group (SPG) security only to the prime minister and for a restricted period to ex-PMs, with Home Minister Amit Shah rejecting the opposition’s charge of political vendetta and asserting the government was concerned about security of all 130 crore Indians and […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Priyanka Gandhi Attacks PM Modi Over CAA, Jobs, Economy; Calls Out To Raise Voice

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday teared into the Narendra Modi government over controversial Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019, and called upon people to raise voice against it. Addressing the Bharat Bachao rally here at Ramlila ground, Priyanka Gandhi said: “This law will become the reason for the division of the country. […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Priyanka Gandhi Leads Congress Protest At India Gate Over Jamia Incident

New Delhi: Congress leaders led by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra held a sit-in at the India Gate on Monday in a show of solidarity with the students from Jamia Millia Islamia and several other universities across the country protesting the contentious amended citizenship law. The Congress general secretary was joined by leaders like Ahmed Patel, A […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Cong Slams UP Govt Over 'Manhandling' Of Priyanka Gandhi, Demands President's Rule

New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government over police “manhandling” party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra in Lucknow and demanded imposition of President’s rule in the state. Addressing a press conference here, Congress leader Sushmita Dev said Priyanka Gandhi was acting as a responsible leader without disturbing the peace. The Congress […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Scooty Owner Challaned Rs 6,300 After Priyanka Gandhi Rides It Without Helmet In Lucknow

Lucknow: The UP traffic police have slapped a fine of Rs 6,300 on the owner of the two-wheeler on which Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra travelled to reach retired IPS officer SR Darapuri’s residence in Lucknow as she and the driver rode the vehicle without a helmet, a senior official said Sunday. They rode the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
No Breach In Priyanka Gandhi's Security: CRPF

New Delhi: There was no breach in Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s security during her recent trip to Lucknow, the CRPF said on Monday, blaming her for “violations” for travelling as a pillion rider on a scooter. The force, which provides her armed commandos under the ‘Z+’ category of security cover to her, said the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Saints Slam Priyanka Gandhi's Saffron Statement

Ayodhya: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s statement on saffron has reportedly irked the saints and seers in Ayodhya. Mahant Raju Das of the Hanuman Garhi temple said: “Targeting saffron is not right. Why should the chief minister not wear saffron? The Congress has been trying to wipe out saffron from the country, but has […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
CBSE Board Exams: Priyanka Gandhi Reiterates Demand For Cancellation Of Exam

New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday again demanded the cancellation of the CBSE exams due to Covid resurgence. “My appeal to the government again is to…

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021