Indian politician Rahul Gandhi recently sat down with the Berggruen Institute’s Nicolas Berggruen.
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“Dalits and Muslims are being told by the ruling party that they cannot be part of India’s vision,” said the great-grandson of India’s first prime minister.
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He’s escaped the three-year itch that afflicted Indira and Rajiv Gandhi.
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In a parallel universe of counter-possibilities living a life, history might have been recorded thus: some Indian Muslim hawkish clerics led a demand to impose a nationwide complete ban on cow slaught...
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The brief was titled "India After Rajiv ..."
Only one of them truly managed to clear his name...
From glamour queen to beloved Amma.
The book written in Tamil was released by MDMK founder Vaiko in the presence of various pro-Tamil leaders.
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But refuses to talk politics.
The 41-year-old lawmaker from Himachal Pradesh has emerged as BJP's star debater.
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'Didn't blame RSS as an institution, but blamed a person associated with it.'
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Today, 20 August, is the 72nd birth anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi, and many newspapers are featuring front page in-memoriam ads for the former Prime Minister, followed by first person accounts inside by people recollecting their memories of him. Rather morbidly, most are tending to dwell on the last moments of his life. I have a different story to tell.
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All those who expect the government to move faster on reforms after GST need to have a little bit of patience. There is a balance which needs to be maintained between “popularity” and “good administration” and that is not always easy.
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A Kerala-based company that constructed an educational institute that was name after Rajiv Gandhi in the state’s capital has filed an FIR against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, accusing her party of...
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Age cannot wither him, nor the Panama papers stale his infinite variety. It is amazing to think that the BJP is out in full-throated defence of Amitabh Bachchan, the same Amitabh Bachchan who was on...
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Offended by Rishi Kapoor’s comments against the Gandhi family, Congress workers on Wednesday staged a protest outside the actor's Bandra house. The workers pelted stones and shouted slogans protestin...
CHENNAI -- Nalini Sriharan, serving life sentence in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was today granted one-day parole by the Madras High Court for attending the 16th day obsequies of her father,...
Tamil Nadu Government today said it has decided to remit the sentence of life imprisonment of all the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case and release them and sought the Centre's vie...
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The second volume of President Pranab Mukherjee's memoir -- The Turbulent Years: 1980-96 -- is out. Not only has the Congress loyalist admitted to being "flabbergasted" by his ouster from Rajiv Gandhi...
In an exclusive interview with The Huffington Post, telecom entrepreneur, innovator and policymaker Sam Pitroda talks about Modi's Digital India, the future of connectivity, what it means for India and how it's changing our world.
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NEW DELHI -- Pranab Mukherjee was favoured by late President R Venkataraman to be the Prime Minister after the fall of V P Singh government in 1990 but Rajiv Gandhi thought otherwise. This has come to...
Yes, Sahgal is guilty of selective outrage: as the niece of Jawaharlal Nehru, she must answer why she has failed to question the Congress's track record of running with the secular hare and hunting with the communal hound. And yet, the real failure is of the Indian state which has shown an abysmal lack of commitment to fulfil its constitutional duty to protect its citizens irrespective of their religion.
The Shahid Kapoor-Mira Rajput wedding may have made the most noise on the tabloids but--irrespective of your political inclinations--you can't help admire this silent reel of Rajiv and Sonia Gandhi ge...
Narendra Modi was elected to lead a nation beleaguered by poverty and corruption to new realms of prosperity and progress, not deliver speeches on Sardar Patel's legacy (something Modi seems desperate to call his own), propagate linguistic chauvinism by replacing German with Sanskrit in government schools, or worsen India's communal equilibrium.
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NEW DELHI — A trusted aide to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi has revealed that Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Union Minister in the BJP government, Maneka Gandhi, knew everything that was go...
NEW DELHI — The BJP-led NDA government has dropped the names of former Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi from two awards for propagating Hindi. The two awards have been discontinued by th...