Delhi Confidential News

Delhi confidential: Weighing poll option?

The assertion has now given rise to speculation on whether Singh will contest the Lok Sabha polls, and from which constituency if he decides so. Congress leaders were quick to suggest that he can win easily from any seat in Punjab, especially Amritsar.

Delhi Confidential: High Gear

With Lok Sabha elections round the corner, the NDA government is working overtime to ensure it makes key appointments in educational institutions before the model code of conduct kicks in.

Delhi confidential: Good Host

President Ram Nath Kovind had special guests at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday. Eleven members of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s family, including his grandnephew Dhirajlal Patel, spent the day at the President’s Estate.

Delhi Confidential: For the families

RSS Sarkaryavah Bhaiyyaji Joshi on Sunday appealed to supporters and the general public to utilise the “bharatkeveer” app to make their contributions.

Delhi confidential: Solemn Duty

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore arrived early and stood after Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Delhi Confidential: Harish Rawat Rahul Gandhi Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rally

Congress general secretary Mukul Wasnik was also present, apparently sent by the party’s central headquarters to coordinate arrangements of the programme.

Delhi Confidential: Playing Safe

Hours before the programme, it sent out a revised invite and both the student leaders were missing from the panel of speakers.

Delhi confidential: Special Attention

Smriti Irani may have lost the 2014 round to Rahul Gandhi, but she is gearing up for the next.

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.

Delhi confidential: Loud silence

Priyanka Gandhi had intervened when talks between Rahul and Akhilesh over the alliance met a roadblock. When asked, an SP leader said there was no need to make any comment.

Delhi Confidential: No response

Despite Mallikarjun Kharge writing to PM Modi demanding that the panel of names for the next CBI director be made available to him at least three days before the meeting, the government is yet to circulate the names.

Delhi confidential: In a spot

Having skipped Mamata Banerjee’s rally in Kolkata, Rahul’s presence at a joint Opposition rally in another state could send a wrong message.