Varun Gandhi

Varun Gandhi wants rich MPs to forego salary to reduce inequality gap

Varun Gandhi wants rich MPs to forego salary to reduce inequality gap

Varun Gandhi has urged Sumitra Mahajan to initiate a "movement" to encourage economically advantaged Lok Sabha members to forego their remunerations for the remaining term of the Lower House.

Jan 28, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
Will Varun Gandhi join Congress after Rahul Gandhi becomes party president?

Will Varun Gandhi join Congress after Rahul Gandhi becomes party president?

On November 20, the Congress Working Committee had passed a resolution to make Rahul Gandhi party president.

Nov 27, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Gandhi surname only reason I am MP: Varun Gandhi's blunt confession

Gandhi surname only reason I am MP: Varun Gandhi's blunt confession

Clamour is growing in Congress for Rahul Gandhi to be appointed as party president.

Nov 11, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
Varun Gandhi has Nehru ideologies, misfit in BJP: Digvijaya Singh

Varun Gandhi has Nehru ideologies, misfit in BJP: Digvijaya Singh

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Wednesday attempted to take a dig at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) by backing its MP Varun Gandhi's stand on Rohingya Muslims issue. 

Sep 27, 2017, 13:09 PM IST
Varun Gandhi counters Modi govt, says don't deport Rohingya Muslims

Varun Gandhi counters Modi govt, says don't deport Rohingya Muslims

The Centre has urged the Supreme Court not to interfere in the Rohingya issue.

Sep 26, 2017, 16:00 PM IST
Varun Gandhi questions MPs' right to hike own salaries

Varun Gandhi questions MPs' right to hike own salaries

Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, he pitched for an external body to determine their remuneration and said it was "shameful" that the number of sittings in the Lok Sabha had dropped from 123 days a year in 1952 to 75 in 2016.

Aug 01, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

Youths can make India superpower: Varun Gandhi

India has the potential to become a superpower in the near future as the nation has the maximum number of youths in the world, MP Varun Gandhi said here on Tuesday.

Mar 07, 2017, 19:55 PM IST

Voters should be able to control political narrative: Varun Gandhi

Voters should be able to control the political narrative in the country rather than being part of it only once in five years, BJP MP Varun Gandhi today said, asserting the right to recall is an idea whose time has come.

Mar 01, 2017, 18:48 PM IST
Varun Gandhi included in BJP's UP star campaigners' list

Varun Gandhi included in BJP's UP star campaigners' list

The star campaigners list for Bharatiya Janata Party includes Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party President Amit Shah, Kanpur MP and veteran party leader Murli Manohar Joshi.
 

Feb 02, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
BJP releases list of UP star campaigners; names of Varun Gandhi, LK Advani, Vinay Katiyar missing

BJP releases list of UP star campaigners; names of Varun Gandhi, LK Advani, Vinay Katiyar missing

With the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh all set to kickstart come this February, the BJP on Saturday released a list of star campaigners of the party. 

Jan 21, 2017, 21:07 PM IST

No need for comments after Varun's clarification: BJP

 BJP today maintained that there is no need for the party to comment on the allegations against Lok Sabha MP Varun Gandhi after he has reacted to them, flatly rejecting the charge that he had leaked defence secrets to middleman Abhishek Verma after being "honey trapped".

Oct 21, 2016, 19:24 PM IST
BJP's Shatrughan Sinha again floats Varun Gandhi's name as party's Uttar Pradesh face

BJP's Shatrughan Sinha again floats Varun Gandhi's name as party's Uttar Pradesh face

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday once again floated the name of Varun Gandhi as the party's face in Uttar Pradesh, where elections are scheduled for next year.

Jun 18, 2016, 21:34 PM IST
Bring Varun Gandhi in party, project him as Uttar Pradesh CM, demands Congress general secretary

Bring Varun Gandhi in party, project him as Uttar Pradesh CM, demands Congress general secretary

In Uttar Pradesh, Congress had secured just two seats in the last Lok Sabha elections with party president Sonia Gandhi and VP Rahul Gandhi emerging victorious from their traditional seats of Rae Bareli and Amethi respectively.

Jun 16, 2016, 18:41 PM IST
Congress veteran leader hopes Priyanka Gandhi campaigns outside Amethi, Rae Bareli

Congress veteran leader hopes Priyanka Gandhi campaigns outside Amethi, Rae Bareli

Ghulam Nabi Azad, the new Congress General Secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh, today favoured Priyanka Gandhi campaigning outside Amethi and Rae Bareli for the state Assembly elections next year.

Jun 15, 2016, 20:57 PM IST

Amit Shah asks party MPs to refrain from poster war over CM projection in Uttar Pradesh

The direction from Shah came at a meeting of party MPs from Uttar Pradesh at Allahabad after the National Executive meeting concluded there on Monday.

Jun 14, 2016, 21:39 PM IST
Varun Gandhi skips BJP UP MPs' dinner, gets support from Shatrughan Sinha for CM post

Varun Gandhi skips BJP UP MPs' dinner, gets support from Shatrughan Sinha for CM post

A report suggested Varun Gandhi, who was in Allahabad to attend BJP's two-day National Executive, left for New Delhi as his wife was unwell.

Jun 14, 2016, 12:59 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi calls Kalraj Mishra a 'good friend', fuels speculation over CM candidate for UP polls

PM Narendra Modi calls Kalraj Mishra a 'good friend', fuels speculation over CM candidate for UP polls

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling Union Minister Kalraj Mishra a good friend at the Bharatiya Janata Party's national executive meeting in Allahabad, reports are doing the rounds that the senior BJP leader might be projected as party's chief ministerial candidate for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017.

Jun 14, 2016, 12:42 PM IST

UP Elections 2017: Varun Gandhi supporters get show cause notice from Amit Shah

Unhappy over Varun Gandhi`s blatant attempt to project himself as probable chief ministerial candidate during BJP`s two-day National Executive conclave here, the party on Monday issued show cause notice to two party workers, who allegedly were found to be involved in the goof-up.

Jun 13, 2016, 23:23 PM IST
With UP polls in mind, BJP national executive to meet in Allahabad

With UP polls in mind, BJP national executive to meet in Allahabad

With an eye on the crucial Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) national executive will begin its two-day meet here tomorrow which will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah among others

Jun 11, 2016, 15:12 PM IST