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Sonia Gandhi Is ‘Much Better Now’, Says Rahul

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi is “much better now” and will be “up and about very soon”, Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday. The 69-year-old Congress President was discharged from the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital here two days back after successfully undergoing a minor procedure. She was earlier in the hospital for 11 days for treatment of fever, dehydration and a shoulder injury. At a function at which noted singer Shubha Mudgal was presented the Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award, the Congress vice president said that Sonia was “very keen”Read More

Sonia Gandhi Admitted To Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Again

New Delhi: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi has been admitted to Sir Ganga Ram Hospital again for a medical check-up, two days after she was discharged following treatment for illness and a shoulder injury. She had visited the hospital yesterday for removal of her stitches from the surgery. Sources, however, today said she was admitted again last evening, for “routine” medical check-up. “At the time of her discharge from the hospital last week, doctors had said that she was likely to revisit the hospital for further evaluation of her condition. So,Read More

Sonia Gandhi Recovering Well, Likely To Discharged Later This Week

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who underwent surgery to fix a dislocated shoulder after she collapsed due to exhaustion during a rally at Varanasi, is recovering well and is likely to be discharged later this week, hospital authorities said on Monday. “Sonia Gandhi who has been admitted under the care of Arup Basu and his team from department of Pulmonology, is afebrile (no fever). All her systemic functions are stable. Her condition is steadily improving towards normalcy. She is recovering fast for shoulder injury under Prateek Gupta and hisRead More

Sonia Gandhi Back In Delhi, Taken To Army’s RR Hospital

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi, who had to cut short her visit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency Varanasi after she was taken ill, returned late night and was taken to the Army’s Research and Referral Hospital. The 69-year-old leader landed here by a chartered flight close to midnight after she had to abandon the 8-km roadshow midway due to illness. Senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said her condition was “stable” after she suffered a bout of “dehydration, vomited and had fever” in Varanasi. She received medical attentionRead More

Sonia Gandhi Expresses ‘Anguish’, Appeals For Clam In Valley

Srinagar: Congress president Sonia Gandhi today expressed “anguish” over the loss of 47 lives in violent clashes between protesters and security forces in Kashmir and urged people to shun the path of confrontation and embrace peace. Violent clashes have rocked the Valley since July 8, when Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was killed by security forces in an encounter. “While expressing anguish over the loss of lives and grievous injuries caused to people, Gandhi appealed the people to shun the path of confrontation and maintain calm,” a Jammu and KashmirRead More

FIR filed against Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: An FIR has been registered against Congress president Sonia Gandhi over non-payment of dues to a construction company in Kerala. According to reports, the FIR was lodged by Heather Constructions. Share +1 Tweet PinShares 0

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi never intervened in Ishrat Jahan case: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress today said party president Sonia Gandhi and her deputy Rahul Gandhi never intervened in any administrative matter including the ‘Ishrat Jahan case’ during the United Progressive Alliance government. “Unlike the RSS, Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi never intervened or gave any suggestion to the then home minister P Chidambaram or any other authority in government for any administrative matter including the Ishrat Jahan case,” party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said in a statement released here. Launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Surjewala said: “NarendraRead More

Sonia Gandhi unfurls pakistani flag on Congress foundation day

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi unfurled the party flag at All India Congress Committee (AICC) headquarters today as the party celebrates its 131st Foundation Day. Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi missed the event. Besides Sonia Gandhi, AICC members and senior party MPs, MLAs, invited guests and party workers attended a host of functions scheduled at the party headquarters here. The Congress party headquarter has been decked up for the occasion and massive security arrangements have been put in place. Meanwhile, the state units of the Congress will also celebrateRead More

Time up for 60-plus leaders in Congress: Jairam Ramesh

Hyderabad: Rahul Gandhi would bring with him a new team for Congress when he takes over as its President by March next year or even earlier, senior leader Jairam Ramesh today said, indicating that leaders above the age of 60 may only play an advisory role under the new dispensation. While suggesting a graceful exit for leaders in the 70-plus category, the senior Congress leader emphasized that the transition process would be smooth and that Rahul will not treat seniors the way Modi treated his seniors in the party. “ThereRead More

A black day for democracy: Sonia Gandhi on suspension of 25 Congress MPs

New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi today dubbed as ‘Black Day’ for democracy the suspension of 25 party MPs from Lok Sabha as her party said the Narendra Modi government is implementing “Gujarat model” of democracy here. Gandhi, who appeared agitated soon after Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan’s decision to suspend 25 Congress MPs, said, “It is a Black Day for democracy.” “Like in Gujarat the opposition members used to get suspended, similar thing is happening here. It is the Gujarat model which is being implemented,” party’s Leader in LokRead More