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Madras HC disposes of Nalini's petition for pre-mature release

Madras High Court Wednesday declined to entertain a plea by Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini Sriharan seeking pre-mature release, saying it cannot grant her request in view of pendency of a related matter before the Supreme Court.

Rajiv Gandhi's assassination: Yet to take decision on premature release of Nalini, Tamil Nadu tells Madras HC

Rajiv Gandhi's assassination: Yet to take decision on premature release of Nalini, Tamil Nadu tells Madras HC

Tamil Nadu government on Friday told the Madras High Court that it was yet to take a decision on the premature release of Nalini Sriharan, the life convict in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case since her case with other co-convicts are pending before the Supreme Court.

When Om Prakash Chautala snooped on Rajiv Gandhi!

When Om Prakash Chautala snooped on Rajiv Gandhi!

One interesting episode that remains etched in the political history of India was Chandra Shekhar's unceremonious exit as PM. 

When Rajiv Gandhi convinced Muhammad Ali to fight at  Delhi’s National Stadium in 1980

When Rajiv Gandhi convinced Muhammad Ali to fight at Delhi’s National Stadium in 1980

This was a rare occasion when the partisan Indian crowd cheered on the outsider.

When Rajiv Gandhi explained features of a new Indian Navy ship to his parents-in-law

When Rajiv Gandhi explained features of a new Indian Navy ship to his parents-in-law

The incident finds mention in a new book - 'From Inside the Steel Frame' - written by retired bureaucrat Ashok Pandey.

Days after Rishi Kapoor's 'baap ka maal' tweet against Gandhi family, Congress workers 'name' public toilet after him

Days after Rishi Kapoor's 'baap ka maal' tweet against Gandhi family, Congress workers 'name' public toilet after him

Days after Bollywood veteran tweeted questioning naming of properties after Gandhis, some Congress workers on Monday hung a placard with his name on a public toilet in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad.

Congress planning to digitalise photographs, speeches of Indira Gandhi

 Falling back on its national icons in the time of depressing lows, Congress is planning to digitalise the photographs and speeches of late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi including interviews given by her in September 1984, a month before she was assassinated.

After humiliating defeat, Sonia Gandhi revisits Rajiv Gandhi's ideology

After humiliating defeat, Sonia Gandhi revisits Rajiv Gandhi's ideology

In a veiled attack at the Bharatiya Janata Party, which has registered resounding victory in Assam replacing 15-year-old Congress government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday said people practicing the politics of hatred and terror must have deprived them of political power, but they can`t take away from them the ideologies of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Digvijay defends Gandhis, says Congress 'only thread' that can bind India

Digvijay defends Gandhis, says Congress 'only thread' that can bind India

With questions being raised on the Congress party`s leadership post assembly polls debacle, senior leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh on Saturday came out in defence of the `Gandhi family` and said the grand old party is the `only thread` that can bind the nation.

Nation remembers Rajiv Gandhi on 25th death anniversary

Nation remembers Rajiv Gandhi on 25th death anniversary

The nation on Saturday remembered former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 25th death anniversary as several leaders paid homage at Veer Bhumi memorial here.

EXPLOSIVE ATTACK: Rishi Kapoor blasts Gandhis, asks 'Baap ka maal samajh rakha tha?' - Know why he said so

EXPLOSIVE ATTACK: Rishi Kapoor blasts Gandhis, asks 'Baap ka maal samajh rakha tha?' - Know why he said so

This is possibly one of the most explosive attacks ever made by any person against the Gandhi family!

`Indira Gandhi wanted Maneka to help her in politics, Sonia ruled in household affairs`

`Indira Gandhi wanted Maneka to help her in politics, Sonia ruled in household affairs`

Within a couple of years of the death of Sanjay Gandhi, Maneka Gandhi had to leave Indira Gandhi's house under rather trying circumstances.

Death threat to Rahul Gandhi: Govt asks Intelligence Bureau, SPG to take maximum precautions on security

Death threat to Rahul Gandhi: Govt asks Intelligence Bureau, SPG to take maximum precautions on security

The party's Puducherry unit had received a letter threatening Rahul would be killed like his father, former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Who were four Indian Prime Ministers who addressed US Congress before Modi

Who were four Indian Prime Ministers who addressed US Congress before Modi

In what could be a proud moment for many of his followers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been invited to speak at joint session of Congress on June 8.

Modi govt changes Indira Awaas Yojana's name; it's now Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana

Modi govt changes Indira Awaas Yojana's name; it's now Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana

In yet another renaming, PM Narendra Modi-led Central government has changed the name of 'Indira Awaas Yojana'.

Rajiv Gandhi would have definitely constructed the Ram Temple, says Subramanian Swamy

Rajiv Gandhi would have definitely constructed the Ram Temple, says Subramanian Swamy

Swamy said he was making efforts to build a consensus over hearing of the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case by the Supreme Court on a daily basis.

Sonia to unveil Rajiv Gandhi's life-size statue in Himachal Pradesh

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will unveil a life-size statue of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi at a newly-constructed government engineering college bearing his name later this month in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district.

Seeking solace, Rajiv Gandhi convicts turn spiritual

Convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, Sriharan and Santhan lodged in the Central prison here for nearly 25 years, have turned deeply spiritual.

'Killing Rajiv Gandhi was LTTE's biggest mistake'

'Killing Rajiv Gandhi was LTTE's biggest mistake'

The just released 549-page book is the most exhaustive account of the Norwegian-led peace process that sought to end three decades of conflict in Sri Lanka..

DMK seeks Centre's response on Rajiv Gandhi murder convicts

 DMK today sought an "immediate" response from the Centre on Tamil Nadu government's request for the release of seven life convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.