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Rahul Gandhi
Gujarat court rejects Rahul's plea for suspension of conviction in defamation case

Rahul Gandhi's lawyers had filed two applications, one for bail till the disposal of his appeal and another for suspension of his conviction until the appeal is decided.

  • Thursday, 20 April 2023
Rahul Gandhi defamation case: Surat court to pronounce order on April 20
Rahul Gandhi defamation case: Surat court to pronounce order on April 20

Rahul Gandhi's counsel argued in the court that his disqualification from the Lok Sabha following his conviction in a criminal defamation case over the Modi surname would cause him "irreparable loss and irreversible injury".

  • Thursday, 13 April 2023
Sambit Patra
Rahul does not have any respect for judicial system: BJP

His comments come on a day when Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are going to Surat to file an appeal in the court challenging his convictions for making a derogatory statement attacking the surname of Modi.

  • Monday, 03 April 2023
Lalit Modi threatens to sue Rahul Gandhi in UK
Lalit Modi threatens to sue Rahul Gandhi in UK

Lalit Modi also said that nothing has been proven against him, adding that "What is clearly proven is I created the greatest #sporting event in this world that has generated close to 100 billion dollars".

  • Thursday, 30 March 2023
Savarkar's grandson warns of filing FIR against Rahul Gandhi
Savarkar's grandson warns of filing FIR against Rahul Gandhi

Savarkar's grandson Ranjit Savarkar, who's the Chairman of the Swatantryaveer Savarkar Rashtriya Smarak, said that if Rahul Gandhi fails to apologise for his comments, he would lodge a police complaint against the Congress leader.

  • Tuesday, 28 March 2023
Smriti Irani
Rahul Gandhi insulted entire OBC community: Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani also attacked Gandhi over an earlier picture of Robert Vadra with Gautam Adani.

  • Tuesday, 28 March 2023
RAHUL TO VACATE HOUSE?
Rahul Gandhi Gets Notice To Vacate Bungalow In Delhi By April 22 After Disqualification As MP

Two days after disqualification as Member of Parliament, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has been reportedly served a notice by Lok Sabha Housing Committee to vacate the govt-allotted bungalow. Speculations were rife about the possible ramifications he might have to face following disqualification as MP, one of which was losing official bungalow in Lutyens’ Delhi.

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  • Monday, 27 March 2023
Rahul Gandhi
Eviction notice sent to Rahul Gandhi to vacate govt bungalow

However, sources in the Congress said that they have not received the notice yet but officials said that as per rules Rahul Gandhi has to vacate the house within 30 days.

  • Monday, 27 March 2023
Rahul trying to become 'martyr': Ravi Shankar Prasad
Rahul trying to become 'martyr': Ravi Shankar Prasad

Speaking to media persons in Patna, Prasad said: "Congress party could have obtained a stay on the decision of Surat court. They have deliberately not obtained the stay order to utilise the issue during the Karnataka assembly election. He is trying to become a martyr..."

  • Saturday, 25 March 2023
Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi ‘insults’ journalist during press conference in Delhi

Gandhi was convicted by a Surat court on Thursday in a 2019 criminal defamation case and later, got disqualified from Lok Sabha

  • Saturday, 25 March 2023
Rahul Gandhi
Democracy under attack, says Rahul Gandhi

The senior Congress leader further said that he is here to defend the voice of the nation, adding: "I am not scared of prison sentence disqualification and others I am not that type of person and they do not understand me.

  • Saturday, 25 March 2023
I am fighting for India's voice, ready to pay any price: Rahul Gandhi
I am fighting for India's voice, ready to pay any price: Rahul Gandhi

According to the Representation of the People Act, a lawmaker sentenced to imprisonment for two years or more shall be disqualified "from the date of such conviction" and remain disqualified for another six years after serving prison time.

  • Friday, 24 March 2023
Will take legal recourse as there is no automatic disqualification: Congress
Will take legal recourse as there is no automatic disqualification: Congress

Citing the chronology of the case, party leader and senior lawyer Abhishek Manu Singhvi says that Gandhi spoke on February 7 and after 9 days on February 16, the complainant got vacated his own stay from the High Court and on February 27, the final hearing begans and on March 17, the judgement was reserved.

  • Friday, 24 March 2023
Huge protests at Wayanad against disqualification of its MP Rahul Gandhi
Huge protests at Wayanad against disqualification of its MP Rahul Gandhi

The protesters at various towns shouted anti-BJP slogans and warned the Centre's ruling party not to test their patience anymore.

  • Friday, 24 March 2023
Rahul Gandhi disqualified as Lok Sabha MP? 
Explained: Rahul Gandhi Disqualified As Lok Sabha MP Under Provisions Of RPA?

Speaking exclusively to odishatv.in, Supreme Court advocate Vivek Raja said even before the election commission comes into the picture, Rahul Gandhi will stand automatically disqualified under the provisions of RPA.

  • Thursday, 23 March 2023
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