Replying to a question on Aksai Chin, Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma said the Congress Working Committee (CWC) had passed a resolution saying the part of Kashmir, which was illegally ceded to China by Pakistan, should be returned to India.
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It ordered Nalini not to give any interviews and not to meet any political person while out on parole.
On the event of Rajiv Gandhi's 28th death anniversary, here's a brief look at the life of the seventh Prime Minister of India.
Issuing a statement here, Satti claimed that over 5000 Sikhs were burnt alive in the country including the capital Delhi and Rajiv Gandhi had justified it by allegedly saying that when a big tree falls, the earth shakes.
Pitroda is credited with being the architect of the telecom revolution in India under Rajiv Gandhi.
Addressing an election rally in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, Modi had targeted the former prime minister while attacking Congress president Rahul Gandhi and said, "Your father was termed Mr Clean by his courtiers, but his life ended as bhrashtachari no 1."
During an election rally, Modi said Rajiv Gandhi was termed as "Mr. Clean by his courtiers, but died as corrupt no 1."
Gandhi said that though Modi was projecting his beliefs about himself onto Rajiv Gandhi, he would not be able to protect himself, and that the battle for him is over.
Endorsing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "bhrashtachari no. 1" against the late premier, Sirsa said Gandhi was the only prime minister in the world who "organised mob lynching against a particular community".
Rahul's comments came after Modi at a poll rally had said that Rajiv Gandhi's life ended as "bhrashtachari no. 1" (corrupt no. 1 ).
In a series of tweets, the former Union Finance Minister wondered if any religion sanctioned speaking ill of the dead.
When her miscellaneous petition came up for hearing, a division bench of Justices M Sathyanarayanan and Nirmal Kumar granted time till June 11 to the additional public prosecutor for filing a counter.
The Congress chief, who is touring Tamil Nadu for a day to launch the United Progressive Alliance's campaign, said the assassination of his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991 had two aspects.
The former Punjab deputy chief minister alleged that accounts of witnesses had made it clear that Rajiv Gandhi was "behind" the riots.
The resolution moved by AAP MLA Jarnail Singh was passed by a voice vote in the House.
Arputhammal, mother of Perarivalan alias Arivu, said she met Governor Purohit at the Raj Bhavan here and presented a petition with some accompanying material and exuded confidence he will accept her demand.
"It is the stand and desire of late Amma (Jayalalithaa) that all the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assasination case should be released," state Law Minister C V Shanmugam told reporters.
A bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi, Navin Sinha and K M Joseph asked advocate Gopal Sankaranarayanan, appearing for Perarivalan, to file the documents on record in two weeks.
The MDMA, set up in 1998, has been investigating the larger conspiracy behind Rajiv Gandhi's assassination on the night of May 21, 1991 at Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu.
The seven convicts -- Murugan, Perarivalan, Santhan, Jayakumar, Robert Payas, Ravichandran and Nalini have been in jail for over 20 years now.
A bench of justices Ranjan Gogoi, R Banumathi and M Shantanagoudar said it does not need to interfere with its 1999 verdict upholding Perarivalan's conviction.
In an affidavit filed in the apex court, the CBI's Multi Disciplinary Monitoring Agency (MDMA), probing the larger conspiracy aspect behind Gandhi's assassination, has said that the role of convict A G Perarivalan in the conspiracy resulting in the killings of the former prime minister and others have already been upheld by the top court.
Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by a female suicide bomber of LTTE.
The CBI on January 22, 1990 had registered the FIR for alleged offences of criminal conspiracy, cheating and forgery under the IPC and other sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act