I asked Jayanthi Natarajan to save environment, adivasis: Rahul Gandhi
I asked Jayanthi Natarajan to save environment, adivasis: Rahul Gandhi

Breaking his silence on former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan's allegations, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that he had asked her ex-colleague to save the environment and adivasis.

Will trace 'extraneous influence' during Jayanthi's term as Environment Minister: Javadekar

The government will "trace" cases of "extraneous influence" in the clearance of specific files during Jayanthi Natarajan's stint as Environment Minister under the previous UPA government, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Congress veteran sees 'syndicate' of party leaders at work against Rahul

A senior Congress leader on Monday said he saw the hand of a "syndicate" involving some party members behind former Union minister Jayanthi Natarajan's attack on Rahul Gandhi and called for identifying those who are making "concerted efforts to defame and weaken" the Congress vice president.

Jayanthi Natarajan's revelations vidicate BJP stand: Venkaiah Naidu

 Union Minister and senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday termed as 'stunning' the revelations of former Congress Minister Jayanthi Natarajan, holding that they vindicated his party's charge that an extra- constitutional authority functioned under the UPA regime.

I stopped mining in Goa: Jayanthi ​Natarajan
I stopped mining in Goa: Jayanthi ​Natarajan

 After former chief minister Manohar Parrikar, former union minister for environment and forests in the erstwhile UPA government Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday became the second senior politician to claim credit for the closure of Goa's tainted, multi-billon dollar iron ore mining industry.

CBI registers 3 PEs to probe green clearances, may call Jayanthi Natarajan
CBI registers 3 PEs to probe green clearances, may call Jayanthi Natarajan

Hours after Jayanthi Natarajan said she was ready to face a probe over green clearances granted by her, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday registered fresh three Preliminary Enquiries (PEs) in this regard.

Former Congress leader Brar backs Jayanthi Natarajan

 Former Congress Working Committee member and ex-MP Jagmeet Singh Brar, who was suspended from the party last year, today backed former Union Minister Jayanthi Natarajan after she resigned from Congress membership attacking the party leadership.

Jayanthi Natarajan quits Congress after letter bomb against Rahul Gandhi; party hits back
Jayanthi Natarajan quits Congress after letter bomb against Rahul Gandhi; party hits back

In a blow to Congress, senior leader Jayanthi Natarajan on Friday announced her resignation from the primary membership of the party as she mounted a scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi accusing him of interference in the Environment ministry during her stint and said she was ready to face a probe over green clearances granted by her.

Tamil Nadu Congress chief "thanks" Jayanthi for quitting

In a scathing attack on Jayanthi Natarajan, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee President E V K S Elangovan on Friday "thanked" her for quitting the party and said it would "purify" Congress manifold as she did not "serve it."

Details of Jayanthi Natarajan's 'letter bomb' against Rahul Gandhi

In a big blow to the Congress, senior party leader and former Union minister Jayanthi Natarajan quit the party on Friday.

DNA analyses Hurriyat leader Geelani's glorification of Col Rai's killers

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani triggered a new controversy by praising two Kashmiri militants who were killed in a recent encounter that also cost the life of gallantry award recipient Colonel MN Rai.

DNA: Jayanthi Natarajan bombs Congress as she quits party

Jayanthi Natarajan quit the Congress on Friday, after a letter written by her to party president Sonia Gandhi on November 5, 2014 was published in the media. Jayanthi, in the letter, accused Rahul Gandhi of interference while she was environment minister in the Manmohan Singh government.

Arun Jaitley hits back at Rahul Gandhi's jibe at PM Narendra Modi's suit

Terming Rahul Gandhi's 'Rs 10-lakh suit' jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "non-issue", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday charged he has taken the level of politics to "a new low."

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Uttarakhand: Vijay Bahuguna to protest against CM Harish Rawat

Former Uttarakhand CM Vijay Bahuguna to rebel against present CM Harish Rawat.

Former Congress MP says Rahul Gandhi was committed to Kondh tribes

Apparently corroborating former union minister Jayanthi Natarajan's statement on Rahul Gandhi's intervention relating to rejection of green clearance to Vedanta's mining project, former party MP Pradeep Majhi on Friday said this speaks of the Congress vice-president's commitment towards the 'Dangaria Kondh' tribes in Niyamgiri hills.

Jayanthi Natarajan: 10 facts about her

  1. Jayanthi Natarajan comes from a family with deep roots in the Congress. She is the granddaughter of former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Bakthavatsalam.
  2. Jayanthi has served multiple terms as a Congress spokesperson and has been all along known as someone close to 10 Janpath.

'Natarajan-Gandhi tussle delayed mining resumption in Goa'

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar Friday said that the Natarajan-Gandhi tussle could have resulted in the prolonged delay in resolving Goa`s iron ore mining sector crisis.

Here's what Jayanthi Natarajan wrote to Sonia Gandhi - Full Text

Hon’ble Smt. Sonia Gandhi,

President, Indian National Congress

November 5, 2014