Tag: Sonia Gandhi

BJP MP describes Sonia Gandhi as mythical ‘Putana’, Rahul a parrot

BJP MP describes Sonia Gandhi as mythical ‘Putana’, Rahul a parrot

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nawada: In yet another incident of bad mouthing Congress President Sonia Gandhi, BJP MP Ashwini Kumar Choubey described her as the demonic mythical character ‘Putana’ and called Rahul Gandhi a parrot. He also attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD President Lalu Prasad saying they have aligned with Gandhi not knowing that they would […]

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Bihar Polls: Lalu Prasad to Meet Sonia Gandhi Today

Bihar Polls: Lalu Prasad to Meet Sonia Gandhi Today

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI:  RJD President Lalu Prasad is likely to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi today to discuss the issue of alliance for Bihar polls, a day after Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar held consultations in this regard with Rahul Gandhi. Sources said that the meeting is likely to be held in the first half today. […]

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BJP using huge corporate money in elections: Nitish

BJP using huge corporate money in elections: Nitish

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

In a direct attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday alleged that some people were using corporate money in their election campaigns and promising to bring “heaven on earth” without concrete policies for development. Releasing the manifesto of the Janata Dal(United), Kumar said big business houses were investing in the […]

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Who were responsible for 1984 riots?: Nitish asks Sonia

Who were responsible for 1984 riots?: Nitish asks Sonia

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The Congress president Sonia Gandhi has been receiving brickbats for her meeting with shahi imam of Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari. Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday accused Gandhi of playing communal card to win the elections. The strategy would hardly help the party’s fortune in Bihar for the coming Lok Sabha polls, […]

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Minister contradicts Sonia’s claim on Durgawati project

Minister contradicts Sonia’s claim on Durgawati project

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar water resources department minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhury on Friday contradicted the claim of Congress president Sonia Gandhi that Lok Sabha Speaker and Congress candidate from Sasaram, Meira Kumar had expedited the Durgawati reservoir project. He said the project was sanctioned in 1975 when Rs 25 crore was allotted for the execution of the […]

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In Aurangabad, Naxalism not an issue until after polls

In Aurangabad, Naxalism not an issue until after polls

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pitted against each other, these old-time rivals from Congress and BJP have one thing in common in this Naxalism-affected Lok Sabha constituency. Asked how they propose to tackle Naxalism, both say they will talk about it only after the elections. In a constituency where Rajputs and Yadavs constitute the numerically dominant groups, with a substantial […]

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Modi blames Nitish government for terrorism in Bihar at Gaya rally

Modi blames Nitish government for terrorism in Bihar at Gaya rally

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

BJP’s prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a scathing attack at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, accusing his government of going soft on terror. Addressing a rally at Gaya, he also pulled up the state government for not bringing progress in the state. “The soil of Gaya was bloodied, but the govt here […]

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Nitish calls Bihar bandh to protest denial of special status

Nitish calls Bihar bandh to protest denial of special status

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Attacking the Congress-led UPA government for granting special category status to Seemandhra and ignoring a similar demand of Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday gave a Bihar bandh call on March 1. “This is betrayal with Bihar and other backward states,” Mr. Kumar told reporters outside state Assembly in Patna. An agitated Chief Minister […]

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Cong Can Withdraw Support, Won’t Compromise: Nitish

Cong Can Withdraw Support, Won’t Compromise: Nitish

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amid growing acrimony with Congress, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said if the party wanted it could withdraw support to his government but he will not make compromise with the principles. “If they want they can withdraw support to my government. I will never make compromise with principles,” Kumar told reporters at the airport […]

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BJP destroying Gandhiji’s ideology: Sonia

BJP destroying Gandhiji’s ideology: Sonia

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Invoking Mahatma Gandhi’s legacy on his death anniversary, Congress president Sonia Gandhi said here on Thursday that the party believed in cherishing the Indian tradition of secular thought and wanted development for all the sections of society. “The Congress has always wanted all the sections to develop. The struggle of Dalits, Adivasis, Backward Classes, minorities […]

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