Kisan yatra

Congress to launch 'Kisan Yatra' from Punjab against farm laws; Rahul Gandhi to join protest

In protest against the Centre’s newly passed farm laws and to express solidarity with farmers of the country, the Congress party is going to launch a `Kisan Yatra` from Punjab this week. The Kisan Yatra will begin from Punjab`s Sangrur and will end in Delhi covering various districts of Punjab and Haryana.

Oct 01, 2020, 07:45 AM IST

UP Elections 2017: Akhilesh Yadav, Rahul Gandhi to release Common Minimum Programme today

The 10-point commitment will include some of the promises made by Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi during his state-wide Kisan Yatra, such as loan waiver to farmers.

Feb 11, 2017, 09:17 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi targets PM Narendra Modi on black money, seeks debt waiver for farmers

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the IDS scheme alleging that he had failed to act against black money despite his talk of "56-inch chest" to fight corruption, and instead brought out a scheme for turning into white the ill-gotten wealth of "thieves".

Oct 06, 2016, 16:02 PM IST

After 'Kisan Yatra', Rahul Gandhi to raise farmers' issues in Parliament

The yatra in which the Congress vice president covered 141 assembly constituencies will conclude on Parliament Street.

Oct 05, 2016, 23:00 PM IST

SETBACK! FIR against 250 Congress workers for participating in roadshow of Rahul Gandhi

In a setback to Congress, an FIR has been filed against its 250 party workers.

Oct 04, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Kisan Yatra for UP polls: No road show of Rahul Gandhi in Moradabad today

The Moradabad district administration has denied permission to Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi from holding road show in the city on Monday, citing security risk to VIP as the prime reason. 

Oct 03, 2016, 11:29 AM IST

Here's video of that moment when shoe was thrown at Rahul Gandhi - WATCH

A man on Monday threw a shoe at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi during a road show of 'Kisan Yatra' Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur. 

Sep 26, 2016, 16:32 PM IST

Shoe thrown at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi during 'Kisan Yatra' in UP's Sitapur

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday faced ire from a local during a road show.

Sep 26, 2016, 14:50 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: 'The cycle is not moving' - Rahul Gandhi's jibe at Samajwadi Party, Akhilesh Yadav

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a jibe at the Samajwadi Party (SP) and UP CM Akhilesh Yadav.

Sep 11, 2016, 11:49 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi embarks on 2,500-km 'Kisan Yatra', says Modi government ignoring farmers

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday began a 2,500-km 'Kisan Yatra'.

Sep 06, 2016, 23:31 PM IST

BJP questions Rahul Gandhi's 'Kisan Yatra', asks what did Congress do for farmers in 55 years

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday wondered what the Congress did for the welfare of farmers during its 55 years of rule.

Sep 06, 2016, 18:29 PM IST

#ReplaceMovieNameswithKhaat is trending on Twitter - Know why; what Rahul Gandhi has to do with it

Soon after chaos broke out in Deoria after Rahul Gandhi concluded 'Khat pe charcha', Twitterati started posting pictures and texts on people decamping with 'khatiya'.

Sep 06, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

High drama! Chaos after Rahul Gandhi's 'Khat Pe Charcha' in UP's Deoria - WATCH

It was completely unexpected!

Sep 06, 2016, 14:22 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to embark on 2500 km-long Kisan Yatra in UP

As part of Congress' attempt to regain power in Uttar Padesh after its 27-year exile, party vice president Rahul Gandhi, Tuesday, will embark on the 2500 km-long Kisan Yatra from Deoria.

Sep 06, 2016, 07:53 AM IST

Rahul`s kisan yatra a political gimmick: Rajnath

Terming Rahul Gandhi`s march to
highlight farmers` problems as a political gimmick, senior BJP
leader Rajnath Singh on Wednesday alleged both Congress and BSP were
creating a situation to distract attention of the people.

Jul 06, 2011, 19:18 PM IST