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Unnao rape case: CBI team inspects accident site in Raebareli, probe underway

A team of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday arrived in Raebareli to inspect the site where the Unnao rape survivor, her lawyer and two aunts met with an accident last month.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Stopped children from raising wrong slogans: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

The complaint pertains to a video in which children were seen using abusive language in front of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.

May 03, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Watch: Priyanka Gandhi plays with snakes during election campaign in Raebareli

Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Congress General Secretary of Uttar Pradesh (East) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra visited Uttar Pradesh’s Raebareli today. She stole some time from her busy schedule and met snake charmers of the village. She was also seen playing with snakes.

May 02, 2019, 14:46 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi holds roadshow ahead of filing poll nomination from Rae Bareli LS seat

UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi holds mega roadshow with Priyanka and Rahul Gandhi on Thursday ahead of filing poll nomination from the Lok Sabha seat in Rae Bareli. Watch full video to know more.

Apr 11, 2019, 17:18 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi to file nomination from Amethi on 10th April, Sonia Gandhi on 11th from Raebareli

Congress President Rahul Gandhi to file his nomination from Amethi on 10th of April. He is battling against BJP's Smriti Irani from the same. Watch video to know more.

Apr 05, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Clash between Congress and Hindu Yuva Vahini activists in RaeBareli

This is the video of the clash between Congress and Hindu Yuva Vahini activists. HUV activists were assaulted for not saying 'Çhowkidar chor hai' and Congress had alleged that abusive words were used against Priyanka Gandhi. To know more watch complete video..

Mar 19, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra named Cong Gen Secy for Uttar Pradesh East, may contest from Rae Bareli

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra took the political plunge on Wednesday, just a few months before the Lok Sabha election with Congress president Rahul Gandhi naming his sister as the All India Congress Committee General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh East.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Priyanka Gandhi appointed Congress general secretary ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Responding to Priyanka's appointment, senior party leader Moti lal Vora said that the move will strengthen the party in Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:48 PM IST

Priyanka Gandhi appointed Congress general secretary for UP East

Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the Congress today appointed Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as the party's general secretary for the Uttar Pradesh (East) region. This is the first time she will play a major role in the party's organisational hierarchy.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins active politics, appointed Congress General Secretary for UP East

The decision comes a few months ahead of the Lok Sabha elections this year. Till now Priyanka Gandhi has always confined her role in politics to the constituencies of her brother Rahul and mother Sonia Gandhi in Amethi and Raebareli.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's development push in Raebareli; targets former UPA govt in Gandhi bastion

He also flagged off the 900th coach and a Humsafar Rake made by Modern Coach Factory in Raebareli. 

Dec 16, 2018, 12:02 PM IST

In a first, PM Modi visits Gandhi bastion Raebareli on Sunday, inaugurate projects worth Rs 1,100 crore

The Prime Minister's visit to the traditional Gandhi seat is being seen as a strategy of the BJP to attack the Congress leadership from their own constituencies ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Dec 16, 2018, 08:30 AM IST

Raebareli jail video of drunk inmates goes viral, UP govt suspends 6 officials

A Raebareli jail video showing inmates having drinks inside the barrack went viral on social media on Monday, prompting the Uttar Pradesh government to suspend six officials, including a senior jail superintendent.

Nov 26, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Raebareli flooded with posters calling Priyanka Vadra 'emotional blackmailer'

The posters which cropped up all around the Uttar Pradesh town overnight, showed her as "missing".

Oct 22, 2018, 16:13 PM IST

New Farakka Express derailment: Preliminary probe suggests glitch in train's guiding system

The report by the Commission of Railway Safety was released on Tuesday. 

Oct 17, 2018, 11:43 AM IST

UP-ATS to probe cause of New Farakka Express derailment near Raebareli

The Rail Ministry has also ordered a probe by the Commission of Railway Safety.

Oct 10, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

New Farakka Express derails near Raebareli; PM Narendra Modi 'anguished' by loss of lives

PM Modi has mourned the loss of lives in the New Farakka Express train derailment near Raebareli.

Oct 10, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

New Farakka Express derails near Raebareli: Drones being used to monitor rescue operation

Drones and long-range cameras are being used to monitor the situation at the site of New Farakka Express Train derailment.

Oct 10, 2018, 10:46 AM IST

New Farakka Express derails near Raebareli: Helpline numbers issued

Helpline numbers have been issued after New Farakka Express derailed near Harchandpur in Raebareli around 6.05 AM. 

Oct 10, 2018, 10:06 AM IST

State-of-the-art facilities: Indian Railways to roll out SMART coaches

Railways' new smart coaches will be equipped with black boxes and coach information and diagnostics systems.

Aug 29, 2018, 08:30 AM IST