Indian media: Rahul Gandhi’s words – BBC News

BBC NewsMedia in India are analysing Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s first major TV interview ahead of the general elections. Mr Gandhi is leading the party’s ‘ campaign for the…

Raw: 18 dead after stampede at funeral in India – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPolice in Mumbai say a pre-dawn stampede killed 18 people and injured at least 40 others, as tens of thousands of people gathered to mourn the death of Muslim…

In long-awaited speech, Gandhi tries to boost India’s ruling party – Reuters

Reuters… Print. * Gandhi makes impassioned pre-election speech to fire up Congress party. * But he is not named candidate for prime minister. * Congress faces challenge from Hindu nationalist…

Gandhi to Lead Campaign for India’s Ruling Party – ABC News

ABC NewsMembers of India’s ruling Congress party erupted in rapturous applause Friday for Rahul Gandhi, heir to the country’s Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty, who is leading the struggling party’s campaign for…

Rahul Gandhi Won’t Be Candidate for India’s Top Job – New York Times

New York TimesNEW DELHI — At a major gathering of the Indian National Congress on Friday, Sonia Gandhi announced that her son Rahul would not be nominated for the post…

Rahul Gandhi: leader, but not PM candidate – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldLondon: Rahul Gandhi will lead the campaign of India’s ruling Congress party in national elections due to be held by May, though the scion of the country’s most…

Congress plays safe, won’t pit Rahul against Narendra Modi – Indian Express

Indian ExpressMeanwhile commenting on the development, the 43-year-old Gandhi scion stated that he would abide by the party’s decision. (Reuters). Summary. Senior Congress general secretary Janardhan Dwivedi said all members…

India’s PM to step aside after 10 years – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailIndia’s prime minister announced Friday he would step aside after 10 years following this summer’s general election, saying Rahul Gandhi should replace him if the ruling Congress…

India PM to step aside after 10 years in office – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW DELHI (AP) — India’s prime minister said Friday that he would step aside after 10 years in office, paving the way for Rahul Gandhi to take the reins…

India’s PM says to step down, backs Gandhi as successor – Reuters

ReutersNEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday ruled out serving another term after an election due by May and threw his support behind Nehru-Gandhi dynasty scion…

India Leader Singh to Step Down After Election as Gandhi Rises – Businessweek

BusinessweekIndian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said he’ll step aside after 10 years in office if his party retains power in elections due by May, setting the stage for the younger…

Lokpal out of way, Rahul seeks longer Winter Session to pass six more anti-graft … – Indian Express

Indian ExpressRahul Gandhi is seeking for an extension to the Winter Session of Parliament to pass more anti-corruption laws. The Congress vice president is of the view that the Lokpal…

Gay sex verdict: These are matters of personal freedom, Rahul says – Times of India

Times of IndiaNEW DELHI: Rahul Gandhi on Thursday expressed himself against the Supreme Court order which declared homosexuality as illegal, saying he agrees with the Delhi high court which had…