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Rahul Gandhi's Amethi nomination papers valid, says district returning officer

Rahul Gandhi's nomination papers had been under speculation after objections alleging false information in his election affidavit were raised by Amethi residents Afzal Waris, Dhuvra Lal Manohar and Suresh Kumar Shukla and Suresh Chandra, a New Delhi resident.

Congress alleges laser aimed at Rahul Gandhi in Amethi, MHA says it's just light from mobile phone

In the missive, jointly undersigned by Ahmed Patel, Jairam Ramesh and Randeep Singh Surjewala, the grand old party claimed that a green color laser was pointed at Gandhi's head intermittently on at least seven separate occasions.

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Election 2019 News: 'PM Modi is old and in a hurry, so he lies,' says Rahul Gandhi

Elections 2019 updates: Rahul Gandhi addressed a public meet in Nagpur today where he said that unlike PM Modi he did not believe in lying and that he was in politics for the long haul.

Priyanka Gandhi: 'Will contest Lok Sabha polls if Congress wants, no decision yet'

The Congress leader asked party workers to reach out to the villages and expose what she called was the BJP's "jumlebazi" or empty rhetoric.

2019 Lok Sabha elections: Why retaining Amethi will be crucial for Rahul Gandhi

Decision 2019: There is symbolism in Amethi. It is located in central Uttar Pradesh, a state that sends the largest number of MPs to the Lok Sabha (80). The state accounts for 16 per cent of India's population and holds key for formation of the government in the Centre.

'You lied again': Rahul Gandhi takes on PM Modi over Amethi ordnance factory claim

In his first visit to Amethi after assuming office, Prime Minister Modi said the district would now be known for the defence project “not for its high-profile political leaders”, in an apparent dig at Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

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Forces will soon use 'Made in Amethi' rifles, says PM Modi; attacks Rahul for ridiculing Make in India

Accusing the Congress of now trying to block India’s purchase of the Rafale fighter aircraft for their "benefit", Modi said the fifth generation jet would soon be seen in the Indian skies.

PM Modi to address public meeting in Amethi on March 3

Party workers and leaders have started preparations to make the prime minister's visit a grand success. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is arriving here on Thursday to review the preparations for the visit, he said.

Priyanka, Scindia-led UP Cong team will offer youth platform to transform state: Rahul in Amethi

The Congress chief would also be covering for Congress leader Sonia Gandhi, who was scheduled to visit Rai Bareli on Wednesday, however, due to “unavoidable circumstances", her trip was cancelled.

In Amethi, Smriti Irani asks 'Ram Bhakts' to question Rahul Gandhi's stand on Ayodhya issue

Irani had unsuccessfully contested against Rahul Gandhi in the 2014 Lok Sabha election and they are likely to fight again from Amethi in the general election later this year.

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Rahul Gandhi files his nomination from Amethi with family beside him

Congress president Rahul Gandhi filed his nomination on Wednesday from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. He also held a roadshow from Munshiganj-Darpipur to Gauriganj with family members before filing the nomination.

Among farmers in Amethi, Rahul taunts PM Modi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi during his visit to interact with farmers in Amethi on Monday.

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Battleground Amethi: Tripartite struggle between Congress, AAP and BJP

Congress which has rarely faced a contest in Amethi is now facing more questions of the Gandhi's than ever before.

Priyanka Vadra breaks away from SPG security cordon

Priyanka Vadra on Thursday broke away from her SPG security cordon and went ahead for campaigning.

Rahul Gandhi's visit to Amethi

Rahul Gandhi slammed the SP-led UP government over non-implementation of Food Security Act.

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PM Modi should fulfill farmers’ demand: Rahul

Amethi (UP), Feb 19 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a jibe on Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he had earlier promised to reduce the pulses price but the rates have increased drastically. He further said he will raise the issue in the Parliament and will fight for farmers. He further demanded that either PM Modi should fulfill his promises or should give Rs. 15 lakh to the farmers. He is in Amethi to meet the farmers.

PM Modi should fulfill farmers’ demand: Rahul

Amethi (UP), Feb 19 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a jibe on Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he had earlier promised to reduce the pulses price but the rates have increased drastically. He further said he will raise the issue in the Parliament and will fight for farmers. He further demanded that either PM Modi should fulfill his promises or should give Rs. 15 lakh to the farmers. He is in Amethi to meet the farmers.

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