India is my home, this is where I will die: Sonia

India is my home, this is where I will die: Sonia

Thiruvananthapuram, May 9 (IANS) In an emotion-choked voice, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday described herself as “the daughter-in-law of Indira Gandhi” and said she will die only in India.   “Yes, I was born in Italy. But in 1968 I came to India as the daughter-in-law of (then prime minister) Indira Gandhi,” Gandhi told […]

Sonia summons Manipur CM to discuss dissidents’ demands

Imphal, March 15 (IANS): The dissidence in the Congress in Manipur assumed a serious aspect on Tuesday when both Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh and his deputy Gaikhangam Gangmei left for New Delhi following party president Sonia Gandhi’s summons to them.   Gandhi last week met the representatives of the 25 dissident Congress legislators and […]

Sonia asks dissidents not to hurt Congress in Manipur

Imphal, March 13 (IANS): Congress president Sonia Gandhi is reported to have told 25 “dissident” legislators of the party in Manipur not to rock the party’s boat ahead of the assembly polls next year and work for the return of the party to power.   Gandhi did agree, rather vaguely, to their demand for sacking […]

Security up for court appearance of Sonia, Rahul

Security up for court appearance of Sonia, Rahul

New Delhi, December 18 (IANS): Security was on Friday beefed up in Patiala House courts complex here for Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi’s appearance in a court on Saturday, sources said.   Special Protection Guard (SPG) and senior Delhi Police officials visited the court premises and inspected security arrangements, officials said. […]

Manmohan, Sonia, Rahul pay tributes to Indira, Patel

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday paid tributes to former prime minister Indira Gandhi and India’s Iron Man Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.   They paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary at the Shakti Sthal memorial site dedicated […]