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India Today Reveals Secret Places Rahul Gandhi Spent in his 2-Month Sabbatical Abroad

India Today magazine has finally revealed the mysterious absence of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi from Feb. 16 to March 31, debunking the rumours that he was in Latin America with his girlfriend. He was in fact, touring four Buddhist nations in Southeast Asia and the claims by his mother that the holiday was intended for soul-searching were true. Rahul ...

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Is Rahul Gandhi in Bangalore?

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has been on sabbatical with his mother Sonia Gandhi’s permission but BJP is in a hurry to make him come out of his hiding as soon as possible. His absence in the budget session of Parliament had caused surprise in the party and in the ruling BJP too. While posters in his constituency cropped up ...

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In a first, Rahul Gandhi in Amethi on polling day

In a first in the last one decade, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Wednesday reached his parliamentary constituency Amethi during voting. Gandhi’s visit comes as the going seemed to be getting tough for the incumbent MP, more so after the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi visited the family bastion and urged the people to shun dynastic politics and vote ...

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Elections: Priyanka’s comment about Smriti shows arrogance says, Jaitley

BJP leader Arun Jaitley Monday said Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s comment about Smriti Irani in Amethi showed her “arrogance at its worst”. “Mrs. Vadra’s statement yesterday (Sunday) on Smriti Irani, denying her existence by asking a question ‘who’, displays arrogance at its worst,” Jaitley said in his blog. Asked about Irani’s prospects in the election against Rahul Gandhi from Amethi, Priyanka ...

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Congress in Jittery Over Rahul Win in Amethi 3rd Time?

Is the Congress getting the jitters in Amethi, a high-profile constituency long considered a pocket borough of the Gandhis? While no Congressman openly talks about it, senior leaders concede in private of an “opposition onslaught” that was “worrying if not frightening”. They are emphatic that incumbent MP Rahul Gandhi will win a third term, but they are haunted by a ...

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