Varun Gandhi

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Varun Gandhi demands action against UP officials seen leading procession

23 Mar 2020

Varun Gandhi demands action against UP officials seen leading procession

As the entire nation observed a curfew on Sunday, two officials in Uttar Pradesh sparked controversy after they were seen leading a procession in a viral video.

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die amid coronavirus crisis

23 Mar 2020

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die amid coronavirus crisis

With coronavirus positive cases continuing to rise across India, the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Monday after the Finance Bill, 2020, was passed without discussion.

#Phase6: Voting underway in Delhi, six states; Kohli gets inked

12 May 2019

#Phase6: Voting underway in Delhi, six states; Kohli gets inked

The penultimate phase of Lok Sabha polls, the sixth phase, is underway in several states. Voting is being held for 59 seats.

No votes, no work: Maneka Gandhi threatens Muslim voters

12 Apr 2019

No votes, no work: Maneka Gandhi threatens Muslim voters

Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Maneka Gandhi was caught on camera threatening Muslim voters in Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh, from where she will contest polls this time.

How can MPs hike their own salaries, questions Varun Gandhi

25 Feb 2018

How can MPs hike their own salaries, questions Varun Gandhi

BJP MP Varun Gandhi questioned the power of lawmakers to increase their own salaries and pointed out that while their salaries are on the rise, the number of days the Parliament runs for is declining.

Varun Gandhi contradicts BJP's stand on asylum for Rohingya refugees

26 Sep 2017

Varun Gandhi contradicts BJP's stand on asylum for Rohingya refugees

BJP's Varun Gandhi, Sultanpur MP, in a Navbharat Times editorial wrote that Rohingya refugees should not be deported but should be given humane treatment.

Gorakhpur: Not the first such accident, defends Amit Shah

15 Aug 2017

Gorakhpur: Not the first such accident, defends Amit Shah

First, the government was criticized for not responding well in the Gorakhpur tragedy: while PM Narendra Modi kept silent for days, the Adityanath government continued denying lack in oxygen supply despite several reports.

What made news last week?

24 Oct 2016

What made news last week?

Major political upheavals happened in the Indian political scenario; the feud within the Samajwadi Party has just widened, while Varun Gandhi landed in a soup over leaked national security secrets.

Varun Gandhi left on his own in 'honey trapping' case

23 Oct 2016

Varun Gandhi left on his own in 'honey trapping' case

BJP MP Varun Gandhi who was left to defend himself in the defence deal scandal has come under fire from his own party members.

Varun Gandhi accused of leaking defence secrets

21 Oct 2016

Varun Gandhi accused of leaking defence secrets

BJP MP, Varun Gandhi, allegedly leaked defence secrets to an arms dealer, Abhishek Verma.

BJP silent on CM face for UP

01 Aug 2016

BJP silent on CM face for UP

For the upcoming elections in UP, BJP has yet to announce its CM candidate.