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Robert Vadra posts video of cow that 'predicts the future'

28 Jul 2019

Robert Vadra posts video of cow that 'predicts the future'

Early on Sunday morning, businessman Robert Vadra shared a video of a cow that "predicts the future."

Robert Vadra gets permission to travel abroad for tumor treatment

03 Jun 2019

Robert Vadra gets permission to travel abroad for tumor treatment

Businessman Robert Vadra, who is an accused in a money laundering case, has been allowed to travel abroad.

#Elections2019: Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra cast votes; son misses voting

12 May 2019

#Elections2019: Priyanka Gandhi, Robert Vadra cast votes; son misses voting

The sixth phase of the Lok Sabha elections has concluded and Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi and her husband Robert Vadra cast their votes in Delhi on Sunday.

Love will win, says Rahul Gandhi after casting his vote

12 May 2019

Love will win, says Rahul Gandhi after casting his vote

The Gandhis- Rahul, Priyanka, and Sonia, came out to cast their votes in the ongoing sixth phase of elections.

Priyanka Gandhi will be seen as 'thief's wife': Uma Bharti

17 Apr 2019

Priyanka Gandhi will be seen as 'thief's wife': Uma Bharti

In what marks as another low in political discourse, Union Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said people of country would see Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as "thief's wife".

#Elections2019: Congress President Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Amethi

10 Apr 2019

#Elections2019: Congress President Rahul Gandhi files nomination from Amethi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi has filed his nomination from Uttar Pradesh's Amethi for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Investigate Vadra, but also investigate PM Modi in #RafaleDeal: RaGa

13 Mar 2019

Investigate Vadra, but also investigate PM Modi in #RafaleDeal: RaGa

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the government has the right to investigate every person but should not be selective, referring to the investigation against his brother-in-law Robert Vadra.

Robert Vadra confirms he will enter politics, but conditions applied

10 Mar 2019

Robert Vadra confirms he will enter politics, but conditions applied

Businessman Robert Vadra, who is married to Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi, wrote a Facebook post on Sunday to confirm he is thinking about joining politics.

'Have suffered repeatedly': IAS Officer Ashok Khemka on frequent transfers

06 Mar 2019

'Have suffered repeatedly': IAS Officer Ashok Khemka on frequent transfers

Senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Ashok Khemka, who was recently transferred once again by the Haryana government, took to Twitter to question his frequent transfers.

Is Robert Vadra joining politics? His Facebook post gives clue

24 Feb 2019

Is Robert Vadra joining politics? His Facebook post gives clue

A month after Priyanka Gandhi joined active politics and was appointed Congress' in-charge of Uttar Pradesh East, it appears that her husband, Robert Vadra, is also eyeing an entry into politics.

Robert Vadra questioned for 'links' to arms dealer, London properties

07 Feb 2019

Robert Vadra questioned for 'links' to arms dealer, London properties

On Wednesday, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) questioned businessman Robert Vadra for over five hours in connection with an alleged money laundering case related to properties in the UK.

Wife Priyanka drops Robert Vadra at ED office for questioning

06 Feb 2019

Wife Priyanka drops Robert Vadra at ED office for questioning

Sending a strong message that she stands by her spouse, Priyanka Gandhi dropped Robert Vadra outside Enforcement Directorate office on Wednesday.

Robert Vadra gets anticipatory bail in money laundering case

02 Feb 2019

Robert Vadra gets anticipatory bail in money laundering case

On Saturday, Delhi's Patiala House court gave anticipatory bail to businessman Robert Vadra in a money laundering case, protecting him from arrest till February 16.

Priyanka Gandhi, aandhi and Indira Gandhi

24 Jan 2019

Priyanka Gandhi, aandhi and Indira Gandhi

"Priyanka Gandhi aandhi hai, doosri Indira Gandhi hai".

What does Priyanka Gandhi's entry into politics mean for India

23 Jan 2019

What does Priyanka Gandhi's entry into politics mean for India

In what qualifies as a 'stop the press' moment, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra took the plunge into active politics on Wednesday. Her brother Rahul Gandhi, who is the President of Congress, announced the decision and party cadre jumped in happiness.

Delhi court extends interim protection from arrest to Vadra's aide

19 Jan 2019

Delhi court extends interim protection from arrest to Vadra's aide

A Delhi court today extended till February 6 the interim protection from arrest granted to Manoj Arora, a close aide of UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, in a money laundering case.

With gloves off, Nirmala Sitharaman defends Rafale-deal, but RaGa unimpressed

04 Jan 2019

With gloves off, Nirmala Sitharaman defends Rafale-deal, but RaGa unimpressed

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman defended the multi-crore Rafale deal on Friday in the Lok Sabha using all her might, but Congress President Rahul Gandhi wasn't satisfied.

#RafaleInLokSabha: Nirmala Sitharaman says first-jet will be delivered in 2019

04 Jan 2019

#RafaleInLokSabha: Nirmala Sitharaman says first-jet will be delivered in 2019

On Friday, Union Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman defended the Rafale deal passionately in the Lok Sabha and said the first jet will be delivered in 2019.

Enforcement Directorate raids Robert Vadra's offices in Delhi

07 Dec 2018

Enforcement Directorate raids Robert Vadra's offices in Delhi

The offices of former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, Robert Vadra, were today raided by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) at multiple locations in Delhi.

Robert Vadra summoned by ED in land deal case

30 Nov 2018

Robert Vadra summoned by ED in land deal case

The Enforcement Directorate on Friday summoned Robert Vadra in a land deal case.

Case against Vadra, Hooda will be 'thoroughly' investigated: Haryana CM

02 Sep 2018

Case against Vadra, Hooda will be 'thoroughly' investigated: Haryana CM

The case registered against Congress leader Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and former Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda for alleged irregularities in land deals will be thoroughly investigated, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday.

Nation pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on 74th birth anniversary

20 Aug 2018

Nation pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on 74th birth anniversary

PM Narendra Modi today led the nation in paying homage to former premier Rajiv Gandhi on his 74th birth anniversary.

Rahul Gandhi officially takes over as Congress President; celebrations begin

16 Dec 2017

Rahul Gandhi officially takes over as Congress President; celebrations begin

Rahul Gandhi has taken over the charge as President of the 132-year-old Congress party from his mother and Congress's longest-serving Chief Sonia Gandhi, who became the President in 1998.

Sonia retires as Congress President: A new era in Congress

15 Dec 2017

Sonia retires as Congress President: A new era in Congress

A day before Rahul Gandhi officially takes charge as the Congress president, Sonia Gandhi has announced her retirement as its President.

Rahul Gandhi officially declared Congress chief

11 Dec 2017

Rahul Gandhi officially declared Congress chief

After years of speculations, Rahul Gandhi was recently declared the next Congress chief after his mother Sonia.

Gujarat polls: Congress dissenter Shehzad Poonawalla to start anti-Rahul campaign

08 Dec 2017

Gujarat polls: Congress dissenter Shehzad Poonawalla to start anti-Rahul campaign

As BJP aims to win 150 seats in the upcoming Gujarat polls, they seem to be getting help from unknown quarters. Interestingly, the latest to join the BJP, albeit not openly, is Congressman and Rahul Gandhi's critic, Shehzad Poonawalla.

Rahul's elevation: PM Modi congratulates Congress on its "Aurangzeb Raj"

04 Dec 2017

Rahul's elevation: PM Modi congratulates Congress on its "Aurangzeb Raj"

Rahul Gandhi filed his nomination for Congress president today, amid high drama.

Rahul Gandhi files nomination for Congress president post, amid drama

04 Dec 2017

Rahul Gandhi files nomination for Congress president post, amid drama

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has filed his nomination for the party president's post, finally paving the way for his elevation.

Gujarat HC rejects Wire's plea against gag-order over Jay Shah

28 Nov 2017

Gujarat HC rejects Wire's plea against gag-order over Jay Shah

The Gujarat HC has dismissed The Wire's plea against a gag order by a lower court.

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka transferred again

13 Nov 2017

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka transferred again

Senior bureaucrat Ashok Khemka, who first made headlines in 2012 after he cancelled a land deal involving Robert Vadra and DLF, has been transferred yet again.

Jay Shah case: Court summons The Wire's reporter and editors

24 Oct 2017

Jay Shah case: Court summons The Wire's reporter and editors

Gujarat metropolitan court issued summons to reporter Rohini Singh and editors of The Wire in a criminal defamation suit filed by Jay Shah, BJP president Amit Shah's son, ordering them to appear on November 13.

BJP attacks Congress over Robert Vadra's links with arms dealer

18 Oct 2017

BJP attacks Congress over Robert Vadra's links with arms dealer

BJP and Congress locked horns over a Times Now report alleging that Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra had "links" with fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari.

Newly revealed emails establish Vadra-Sanjay Bhandari link

17 Oct 2017

Newly revealed emails establish Vadra-Sanjay Bhandari link

Robert Vadra has consistently denied links with arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari. Such reports surfaced when it emerged that Bhandari had refurbished Vadra's flat at Bryanton Square, London, in 2016.

Jay Amit Shah to sue The Wire over misappropriation allegations

09 Oct 2017

Jay Amit Shah to sue The Wire over misappropriation allegations

The Wire has alleged that as per the Registrar of Companies (RoC) filings, the company, Temple Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., owned by Jay Shah, BJP president Amit Shah's son, has increased its revenue 16,000 times after Narendra Modi was elected country's prime minister.

4 FIRS against Robert Vadra's firm in Rajasthan land deals

31 Aug 2017

4 FIRS against Robert Vadra's firm in Rajasthan land deals

The CBI has taken over an investigation into fraudulent land deals in Bikaner, from the Rajasthan government, and re-registered 18 FIRs including four against Sky Light Hospitality, a firm allegedly linked with Robert Vadra.

'Robert Vadra was allocated land because of his VIP status'

01 Jun 2017

'Robert Vadra was allocated land because of his VIP status'

In yet another embarrassment for Congress party, Republic TV exposed that the Justice Dhingra report clearly states that Vadra was allocated the land only because he is the son-in-law of Sonia Gandhi.

Delhi Police removes security of Robert Vadra's mother, 12 others

23 May 2017

Delhi Police removes security of Robert Vadra's mother, 12 others

After media raised questions on security provided to Robert Vadra's mother Maureen, Delhi Police have withdrawn her cover, along with that of 12 other people.

Robert Vadra's mother's security detail stripped off

17 May 2017

Robert Vadra's mother's security detail stripped off

Times Now reported that Robert Vadra's mother's security cover has been withdrawn by the Modi government.

Vadra land deal: Congress warns against publication of Dhingra report

29 Apr 2017

Vadra land deal: Congress warns against publication of Dhingra report

After major embarrassment over Robert Vadra's allegedly illegal land deals, Congress cited publicly two court orders restraining publication of the Dhingra panel's findings, saying it would be "contempt".

Bikaner land scam: ED raids business associates of Robert Vadra

13 Apr 2017

Bikaner land scam: ED raids business associates of Robert Vadra

Investigations into an alleged scam on land deals in Rajasthan, including one involving a company owned by Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, resulted in Enforcement Directorate carrying out raids at various properties in Faridabad.