Lok Sabha results: Smriti Irani's giant-killing act, dethrones Rahul in home turf
Thursday, 23 May 2019 Smriti Irani, whose meteoric rise in BJP saw her become the HRD and information & broadcasting minister before being divested of these portfolios, on Thursday emerged as a giant-killer — this time scripting a historic win by dethroning Rahul Gandhi in Congress's home turf. Irani continued to cultivate Amethi in the past 5 years despite her loss in 2014 to Gandhi.
According to Reuters, the head of India’s main opposition Congress party, Rahul Gandhi, offered to quit on Saturday after a crushing election defeat but senior party officials rejected his offer. Gandhi had been under intense pressure since results released on May 23 showed Congress won only 52 of...
Congress president Rahul Gandhi arrived at his Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency Friday on a three-day thanksgiving visit.In the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls, Gandhi won from Wayanad by a margin of..
*New Delhi:* Union Minister Smriti Irani, who defeated Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Amethi, received the longest applause when she took oath as member of... Mid-Day Also reported by •Firstpost •DNA