Oscar Fernandes

National Herald case: Court allows Subramanian Swamy's plea to summon documents

A Delhi court today allowed the plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy seeking summoning of documents from the Ministries of Finance, Urban Development and Corporate Affairs, Income Tax Department and other agencies in the National Herald case. Metropolitan Magistrate Lovleen asked Swamy to file the process fee for sending summons to these departments, including Delhi Development Authority and the Registrar of Companies. During the brief hearing, Swamy told the court

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi attack PM Modi after getting bail in National Herald case

Relieved with the bail granted in the National Herald case, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday asserted that the NDA led-Central Government is using the central agencies in attacking the grand old party in a wrong manner. “Today, I appeared with a clean heart in the court like any other law-abiding person. The laws of the country are applicable to all without any difference and discrimination. I don’t have any

National Herald case: Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi not to appear in court

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and son Rahul Gandhi may seek adjournment in the National Herald Case today in Patiala House, sources said. Lawyer Ramesh Gupta will argue, Abhishek Manu Singhvi will also be present. Gandhis’ lawyers will argue that stay has only been vacated yesterday and a copy of the order has not been made available. They require some time to file a SLP in the Supreme Court. The lawyer

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi to appear before court in National Herald case

In a blow to Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi, the Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed their pleas against summoning them in the National Herald case. The development means both Sonia and Rahul will now have to appear before the trial court in connection with the case. Reserving its verdict on the pleas last week, the court had on Friday said that the Congress party could have

Rahul Gandhi arrives in flood-hit Uttarakhand

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday arrived in Uttarakhand, days after floods wrought havoc in the mountainous state. Earlier in the day, Rahul along with his mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi flagged off trucks carrying relief materials to calamity-hit Uttarakhand. The relief material contained food packets, medicines, blankets and clothes. Besides the Gandhis, leaders present on the occasion included Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Road Transport Minister Oscar Fernandes and, political secretary to Congress President Ahmed Patel,