Digvijay disagrees with President on opening of Ram Janmabhoomi site issue

Pranab Mukherjee has said in his memoir that the opening of the site was an "error of judgement" by Rajiv Gandhi.

Do you think I can manage as PM: Rajiv had asked after Indira Gandhi's death

Pranab Mukherjee in the second volume of his memoir has talked about Babri Masjid demolition and Operation Bluestar amongst other things.

No clarity on Rajiv Gandhi assassination probe; CBI sends reminder

 CBI has sent another reminder to the Home Ministry seeking extension to its multi-disciplinary monitoring agency, probing the larger conspiracy in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination, as the NDA government is mum on the fate of the team whose term expired on May 31, 2015.

Know more about Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
Know more about Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the daughter of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and late Rajiv Gandhi, was born on January 12, 1972.

Give us 3 temples, keep 39,997 mosques: Subramanian Swamy to Muslims
Give us 3 temples, keep 39,997 mosques: Subramanian Swamy to Muslims

Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy courted a fresh controversy by offering Lord Krishna's package to Muslim community in exchange for Ram temple at Ayodhya.

Sonia Gandhi becomes emotional at institute named after Rajiv Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi, in an emotionally charged speech on Wednesday, hit back at her late husband Rajiv Gandhi's detractors who criticised him for leaning heavily on the development of information technology and telecommunication when he was the prime minister.

BJD MLA compares women varsity students with LTTE militants who killed Rajiv
BJD MLA compares women varsity students with LTTE militants who killed Rajiv

BJD MLA Priyadarshi Mishra on Thursday compared some students of Rama Devi Women's University with LTTE militants who had killed former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Rajiv Gandhi's killers cannot be released: SC tells Tamil Nadu govt

In a historic verdict, the Supreme Court on Wednesday said that the Tamil Nadu government could not grant remission and release conspirators in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

Rajiv Gandhi's killers to stay in jail: TN govt has no right to grant remission, says SC
Rajiv Gandhi's killers to stay in jail: TN govt has no right to grant remission, says SC

The Centre had opposed Tamil Nadu government's move to release three convicts.

Panel discussion on P Chidambaram's remarks over ban on 'The Satanic Verses'

Twenty-seven years after the Rajiv Gandhi government banned Salman Rushdie's controversial novel The Satanic Verses, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said it was "wrong."

BJP asks Cong to be tolerant after Chidambaram's remark on Rushdie book ban

BJP spokesperson Nalin Kohli said Congress needs to be a little tolerant.

Ban on 'The Satanic Verses': Chidambaramji could have corrected it himself, says Congress leader
Ban on 'The Satanic Verses': Chidambaramji could have corrected it himself, says Congress leader

“If Chidambaramji had thought banning these books was not correct, he could have corrected it at that time,” Dikshit.

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Ban on Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi govt was a mistake: P Chidambaram
Ban on Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi govt was a mistake: P Chidambaram

The Rajiv Gandhi government had banned 'Satanic Verses' in October 1988. India was the first country to ban the book.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Withdraw Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna, demands HS Phoolka
1984 anti-Sikh riots: Withdraw Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna, demands HS Phoolka

Senior lawyer HS Phoolka, who has been fighting for the rights of 1984 Sikh riots victims, on Thursday demanded that former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's Bharat Ratna Award be withdrawn, and accused him of justifying the 1984 'genocide'.

'Rajiv Gandhi backed Chandra Shekhar over Pranab Mukherjee as PM'
'Rajiv Gandhi backed Chandra Shekhar over Pranab Mukherjee as PM'

Close aide of the Gandhi family, M L Fotedar in his book "The Chinar Leaves" has claimed that Rajiv Gandhi had not wanted Pranab Mukherjee to become PM.

 

Time up for 60-plus leaders in Congress, Rahul Gandhi will bring with him a new team: Jairam Ramesh
Time up for 60-plus leaders in Congress, Rahul Gandhi will bring with him a new team: Jairam Ramesh

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 on Sunday said.

Was Giani Zail Singh planning to topple Rajiv Gandhi govt in 1987?
Was Giani Zail Singh planning to topple Rajiv Gandhi govt in 1987?

Lt General PN Hoon in his book 'The Untold Truth' has divulged that a plot was hatched to topple Rajiv Gandhi government in 1987.