Indian democracy is global public good; if that cracks, it’s going to cause problem for planet: Rahul Gandhi in UK | India News

NEW DELHI: In an attack on the NDA government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi warned that democracy in India is a global public good and a central anchor for the planet, and if it cracks, it will cause a problem for the planet, claiming that there are two different designs of governance at work in India, … Read more

‘His (Perarivalan) suffering lasted 31 years…ours is forever’: the families of Rajiv Gandhi assassination victim recall struggle

As the Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the release of AG Perarivalanone of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, families of the victims who died with the former Prime Minister in a suicide bomb attack at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu on May 21, 1991, said the verdict was as an “injustice” to … Read more

Explained: What Tilak, Gandhi, Nehru said about IPC Section 124A, the law on sedition

On Wednesday (May 11), the Supreme Court stayed all pending trials, appeals, and proceedings relating to Section 124A, which deals with the charge of sedition, until the Union government completes its exercise to review the colonial era provision. The court is hearing a batch of petition to strike down the law, which was used by … Read more

Explained: As SC reserves verdict on his plea for remission, the story of Rajiv Gandhi assassination accused AG Perarivalan

AG Perarivalan alias Arivu, 50, was 19 when he was arrested on June 11, 1991. He was accused of having bought two 9-volt ‘Powerstar’ battery cells for Sivarasan, the LTTE man who masterminded the conspiracy. The batteries were used in the bomb that killed Rajiv Gandhi on May 21 that year. The ongoing case in … Read more

Was forced to buy MF Husain painting from Priyanka Gandhi for Rs 2 crore: Rana Kapoor in ED chargesheet

India oi-Madhuri Adnal | Published: Sunday, April 24, 2022, 10:22 [IST] New Delhi, Apr 24: Yes Bank co-founder Rana Kapoor has told the Enforcement Directorate that he was “forced” to buy an MF Husain painting from Congress’ Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and the sale proceeds were utilised by the Gandhi family for the medical treatment of … Read more

Forced to buy Rs.2 cr MF Husain painting from Priyanka Gandhi: Rana Kapoor

The sale proceeds were utilised by the Gandhi family for the medical treatment of Congress president Sonia Gandhi in New York Mumbai: Yes Bank co-founder Rana Kapoor has told the Enforcement Directorate that he was “forced” to buy an MF Husain painting from Congress’ Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and the sale proceeds were utilised by the … Read more