Articles tagged under: Sonia Gandhi

Undignified treatment by Sonia-Rahul with Gujarat Congress MLAs shows poor plight of legislators:Rupani

August 21, 2017
Undignified treatment by Sonia-Rahul with Gujarat Congress MLAs shows poor plight of legislators:Rupani

Rajkot: Even as Congress leadership is being condemned on the social media for the alleged ' undignified treatment' today by party president Sonia Gandhi and her son and vice president Rahul Gandhi with visitng Gujarat MLAs, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that it shows the poor plight of MLA's in the party and the way its leaders treat them. Talking to newsmen here today after the photos of the much hyped meeting of the 43 'loyal' MLAs standing in a queue in cow-shed like structure in...Read More

Sonia and Rahul meet Gujarat Congress MLAs with barricade in-between; Social media reacts to it

August 21, 2017
Sonia and Rahul meet Gujarat Congress MLAs with barricade in-between; Social media reacts to it

New Delhi: 43 Congress MLAs from Gujarat who flew to Delhi yesterday evening today met Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi. As per the photographs released on Rahul Gandhi's official twitter handle @OfficeofRG, the MLAs and state Congress leaders from Gujarat were seen standing behind the barricade under a cow-shelter like shade and meeting Sonia and Rahul Gandhi as they both were walking along with Ahmed Patel and Ashok Gehlot. The style of Gandhis was criticized...Read More

Ashok Gehlot appointed new Gujarat Congress incharge

April 26, 2017
Ashok Gehlot appointed new Gujarat Congress incharge

New Delhi: The Congress President Smt. Sonia Gandhi has assigned the task of looking after Gujarat affairs of party to a new All India Congress Committee(AICC) team as per designations given below: Ashok Gehlot: General Secretary, AICC Rajiv Satav: Secretary, AICC Harshvardhan Sapkal: Secretary, AICC Smt Varsha Gaikwad: Secretary, AICC Jeetu Patwari: Secretary, AICC With this Gujarat party incharge Gurudas Kamat is replaced with Ashok Gehlot who is also former Chief Minister of Rajasth...Read More

Sonia Gandhi recovers, discharged from hospital

November 30, 2016
Sonia Gandhi recovers, discharged from hospital

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi was discharged from a private hospital here today, two days after she was admitted to the facility following viral fever. "Gandhi has recovered from fever and has been discharged in stable condition," said Dr Arun Kumar Basu, senior consultant, Department of Chest and Pulmonology Medicine at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital. 69-year-old Gandhi was discharged around 11.30 AM. She was admitted to the hospital around 8 PM on November 28. Gandhi had been ...Read More

Sonia Gandhi walks into a private museum, leaves staff dumb-struck

November 15, 2016
Sonia Gandhi walks into a private museum, leaves staff dumb-struck

Panaji: An ethnography museum in South Goa had a surprise visitor, when Congress president Sonia Gandhi walked-in without much security and prior information. Gandhi walked into Goa Chitra, in South Goa's Benaulim village, about 40-km from here, last evening at around 4 PM and spent around 40 minutes there, founder of the museum, Victor Hugo Gomes said. She was on a private visit to Goa. "Yesterday morning, security staff of a starred hotel came to purchase the entry tickets and said th...Read More

Sushma Swaraj briefs Sonia Gandhi on cross-LoC anti-terror strike

September 29, 2016
Sushma Swaraj briefs Sonia Gandhi on cross-LoC anti-terror strike

New Delhi:External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today met Congress president Sonia Gandhi to brief her about the surgical strikes carried out by the Army across LoC. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also met Gandhi, who is recovering from illness, before Swaraj. Gandhi was hospitalized after she fell ill during her roadshow in Varanasi on August 2. In a statement, the Congress chief has said a "strong message" has been sent with the surgical strikes by Army against terror bases ...Read More

Strong message sent to Pak on terror: Sonia Gandhi

September 29, 2016

New Delhi:Congress President Sonia Gandhi today said a "strong message" has been sent with the surgical strikes by Army against terror bases across the Line of Control (LoC) and insisted that Pakistan bears a "great responsibility" in the continuing cross-border attacks in India. Offering the party's support to the government in the battle against terror, Gandhi said in a statement that "this is a strong message that conveys our country's resolve to prevent further infiltration and attacks on...Read More

Sonia accuses Swamy of seeking ‘fishing’ probe in Herald case

September 20, 2016
Sonia accuses Swamy of seeking ‘fishing’ probe in Herald case

New Delhi:Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi have accused BJP leader Subramanian Swamy of seeking "fishing and roving enquiry" in the National Herald case by calling for certain documents from the party and the Associated Journals Ltd (AJL). The Congress top brass has claimed before a Delhi court that Swamy wants to make out a "new case" against it by taking recourse of a "fishing" probe in the matter. The Gandhis, who along with leaders like Motilal Vora, Os...Read More

Herald case: Notice issued to Sonia, Rahul on Swamy’s plea

August 27, 2016
Herald case: Notice issued to Sonia, Rahul on Swamy’s plea

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Vice President Rahul Gandhi and other leaders were asked by a Delhi court today to respond to a fresh plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking certain documents from the party and Associated Journals Ltd (AJL) in the National Herald case. Besides the Gandhis, Metropolitan Magistrate Lovleen also issued notices to other party leaders like Motilal Vora, Oscar Fernandes, Suman Dubey and Sam Pitroda seeking their replies within two weeks, while po...Read More

Sonia Gandhi treated for shoulder injury; health parameters improving

August 04, 2016
Sonia Gandhi treated for shoulder injury; health parameters improving

New Delhi:Congress President Sonia Gandhi has been successfully treated for a shoulder injury that she sustained during her roadshow in Varanasi on Tuesday and is making "steady progress" towards recovery. The Gangaram Hospital where she has been admitted today said that all her health parameters are showing improvement and she is soon going to be shifted out of the ICU. Gandhi was shifted to the Sir Gangaram Hospital yesterday afternoon from the Army Research and Referral Hospital, wh...Read More