India  /  Published 14.11.19

Contempt case closed, with caution

The Supreme Court on Thursday closed contempt proceedings against Rahul Gandhi for alleging that it had endorsed his “chowkidar chor hai” remark against the Prime Minister in connection with the R...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.11.19

BJP seeks apology from Rahul, Congress

The BJP on Thursday went all out to slam the Congress, particularly Rahul Gandhi, over the Supreme Court’s verdict on the Rafale deal, seeking an apology for running a “malicious and baseless” c...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.11.19

Cong to govt: Don’t mislead, set up JPC

The Congress on Thursday asserted that the Supreme Court had paved the way for a “comprehensive criminal investigation” into the Rafale deal, and the Narendra Modi government must constitute a joi...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.11.19

Verdict on contempt plea against Rahul's 'chowkidar chor hai' remark on Thursday

The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Thursday its verdict on the criminal contempt plea filed against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi for wrongly attributing to the ap...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.06.19

Scales of grace: apologies through history

Two apologies have been among the ‘results’ of the elections just concluded. When you make a mistake, the judge, S.K. Kaul, said to Rahul Gandhi’s counsel, admit it. The matter was about the att...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi in

Opinion  /  Published 14.06.19

The biggest show on earth

I want to earn sabka vishwas. I want to give you swabhiman. I want to give you swatantrata. I will give you desh bhakti.I will give you swachhata. I will give you nari shakti. I will give you employme...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

India  /  Published 15.05.19

'Chowkidar chor' chant at Priyanka's Varanasi march

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday stood on an open truck and clapped away as Congress workers vigorously chanted “chowkidar chor hai” during a road show in Varanasi, taking on Narendra Modi on hi...
By J.P. Yadav in Varanasi

India  /  Published 15.05.19

Bengal witnesses vandalism of Vidyasagar bust

Enter, Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar.One of the greatest names of the Bengal Renaissance has been pitchforked into the final lap of an election so far yoked to muscular nationalism, calumny and preposterou...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.05.19

Country wants 'pure' Prime Minister, not 'chaiwala or chowkidar': Mayawati

Launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday said the country will not be 'deceived' by 'dual characters' anymore and it now wants only a Prime Minister...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 10.05.19

SC reserves verdict on contempt petition against Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday told the Supreme Court that he has already tendered an unconditional apology for 'wrongly attributing' to it the 'chowkidar chor hai' remarks and the criminal...
By PTI in New Delhi


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