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Delhi confidential: Cousin conundrum

Asked about the rumours during an interaction in Bhubaneshwar, Rahul did not explicitly rule out the possibility of Varun’s entry into the Congress and merely said he is unaware of the speculation.

From the farms and fields

An important treatise on the predicament of Indian farmers and how to contextualise their distress


Varun Gandhi: ‘Farmers now need more courage to live than to kill themselves’

"MGNREGA is a worthy candidate (for a scheme that has touched rural life and economy the most in recent past). It has had a net positive impact on rural economy by providing meaningful employment to millions,” said Varun Gandhi.

NPA crisis not due to farm loan waiver, MGNREGA not a failure: Varun Gandhi

Analyzing the data of the last Lok Sabha elections, Varun said, the richest candidates had won 84 per cent of the times. However, the poorest candidate in every district had lost his or her deposit.

Varun Gandhi says PMO official's remark on rise in MPs salaries was 'made in jest'

On Tuesday, Gandhi, Lok Sabha MP from Sultanpur, said when he raised objections about the increase in salaries of MPs, he got a call from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), asking “why are you increasing our troubles?”

BJP MP Varun Gandhi clarifies remark made by PMO official over MPs salary hike, says it was 'in jest'

Varun Gandhi had said when he raised objections about the increase in salaries of MPs, he got a call from PMO asking, “Why are you increasing our troubles?”


Constitutional body should decide MPs’ pay hike: Varun Gandhi

“A lot of politics today has become about saying the easiest things to win. The political parties manifestos are full of things that can never be done. The problem is that we are always looking for messiahs and not looking for solutions to the problems,” Varun Gandhi said.

'Dynastic approaches' closing doors of opportunity for common man: Varun Gandhi

BJP MP Varun Gandhi said if one today looked at the film industry, sports fraternity, politics and industry, almost all doors were closed to the common man.

Dynastic hierarchy closing the doors of opportunity for common man, says Varun Gandhi

Gandhi scion and BJP MP Varun Gandhi on also said the education system needs a reform where PhD research should be linked to industry and innovation. He also underlined the need to make education accessible to all.

Varun Gandhi on dynastic politics: ‘We are beneficiaries of unequal system in our country’

“Today, let’s be very honest about this. If my last name were not Gandhi, would I have become an MP at (the age of) 29? I would have not. Would I have become a general secretary (of the BJP) at 32? Probably not. The fact is that we are living in an unequal country and we are beneficiaries of an unequal system," said Varun Gandhi.

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Elections 2014: Big Winners

Here's a look at big winners from Elections 2014 - BJP's Narendra Modi, L K Advani and Varun Gandhi have won.

Varun Gandhi files nomination from Sultanpur LS seat

Party workers showered Varun Gandhi with flower petals and greeted him with beating of drums.