Taking a dig at the government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that selling public sector banks to “cronies” will compromise the country’s financial security.
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Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the Centre for the Union Budget 2021 stating that the budget is for only 1 per cent of the population. Speaking at a media briefing, he said: “I had expected from the budget that government will provide support to 99 per cent of India’s population. But this … Continue reading Budget is for 1% of total population: Rahul Gandhi
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked the government, alleging that it wants the income of farmers in the country to be as low as that earned by those in Bihar.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a dig at the government over recent reforms. The former Congress president’s reaction comes just a day after Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said that it is difficult to carry out tough reforms in India as there is “too much of democracy”.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday said the NDA’s Goods and Services Tax (GST) is not a tax system but an “attack” on India’s poor and on its small and medium businesses, and urged all to stand against it.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi targeted the govt over the issue of unemployment, asking what has been done to the country as there is “1 job and 1,000 people are unemployed”. On Aug 20, Rahul had asserted the country will soon not be able to provide employment to its youth for the first time in its … Continue reading Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre over unemployment
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi once again took a jibe at the government on Wednesday over the rising fuel prices in the country. The former Congress president took to Twitter and wrote (in Hindi): “Modi government has ‘unlocked’ the coronavirus pandemic and petrol, diesel prices.” Diesel now costs Rs 79.88 per litre in Delhi as compared … Continue reading Rahul Gandhi slams Centre over fuel price hike
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi asked PM Modi on Tuesday to stop “profiteering” from the misery of the poor as he attacked the BJP-led government for raising fuel prices. He also asked the PM to put money in the hands of the poor and middle class. He also shared a letter from Congress’ prez Sonia Gandhi … Continue reading Stop profiteering from misery of poor: Rahul Gandhi
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said many states were amending labour laws, but the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic cannot be an excuse to crush workers’ human rights. Gandhi said there cannot be any compromise on the basic principles by allowing unsafe workplaces. “This is a quack remedy like demonetisation,” said Congress leader … Continue reading Covid fight no excuse to exploit workers: Rahul
India should put in a large enough stimulus package to revive demand, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee said on Tuesday, asserting that putting cash in the hands of people would be the best way to boost the economy post lockdown. Banerjee, while talking to Rahul Gandhi, suggested giving money into the hands of the bottom 60 … Continue reading Large enough stimulus package needed: Banerjee
India needs to be cleverer in lifting the lockdown and open up its economy in a “measured way” soon as it does not have the capacity to support people across the spectrum for too long, former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday. He was deliberating on the economic impact of the COVID-19 in a … Continue reading Economy needs to open in a measured way: Rajan
Former governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Raghuram Rajan on Wednesday in a video chat with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that India needs Rs 65,000 crore to help the poor during the coronavirus-led crisis. He further added that the focus of the government should be first on starting people’s lives once it decides … Continue reading Rahul-Raghuram Rajan interaction: Key points
“Provisions are made for NPAs as per the four-year provisioning cycle laid down by the RBI. Upon full provisioning being done, banks write off the fully provided NPA but continue to pursue recovery against the borrower. No loan is waived off,” said finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman rebutting Rahul Gandhi’s claims on banks writing off bad … Continue reading FM rebuts Rahul’s claim, says no loan waived off
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday took a swipe at the government over reports that rice would be used to make sanitisers and asked the poor of the country as to when will they wake up. He said while the poor are dying of hunger, the government was allowing rice to be used for making … Continue reading Rahul slams govt for using rice to make sanitiser
Amid the ongoing crisis at Yes Bank, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday asked the Centre to name “50 top wilful defaulters”. During a session in Lok Sabha, the former Congress president asked names of the country’s top wilful defaulters.
Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday urged the government to slash the fuel rates as it may “help to boost the stalled economy”. He asked the Centre to bring the petrol prices under the Rs 60-mark amid a plunge in global oil rates.
“No Yes Bank,” Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Friday, taking a dig at the BJP-led government over the moratorium placed on Yes Bank, and alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his “ideas” had destroyed the country’s economy.
Just days before the Union Budget 2020, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday attacked the government over falling over GDP (gross domestic product) and spike in inflation numbers.
“Modi’s ‘most extensive’ budget consultation ever, is reserved for crony capitalist friends and the super rich. He has no interest in the views or voices of our farmers, students, youth, women, Govt and PSU employees, small businessmen or middle class tax payers. #SuitBootBudget,” Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted.