17
Tuesday
October 2017
1:14 PM IST
News Headlines
Home   | Main News   | Kerala  | National   | International  | Business   | Sports   | Entertainment   | Columns   | Offbeat   | About Deepika 
National News
Doors of Gujarat govt open for a few industrialists: Rahul
 
(Nadiad, Oct 09, 2017):Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took a dig today at the BJP saying the doors of the Gujarat government were open only for a few industrialists.

He made the remarks after offering prayers at the famous Santram temple here, on the first day of a three-day tour of the poll-bound state.

"(Prime Minister Narendra) Modiji and the BJP talk big about religion, but the doors of the Gujarat government are just open for a few industrialists. They are not open for all, like the doors of this temple," the Congress leader said.

Gujarat Congress spokesman Manish Doshi had earlier said that his party was "deliberately projected as anti-Hindu" by the BJP and the RSS.

He had said Gandhi's visit to various temples during his tour was aimed at countering the "hardline Hindutva" campaign of the BJP and the RSS.

Gandhi today began the second leg of his poll campaign from central Gujarat.

During his first leg of the three-day 'Navsarjan Yatra' in Saurashtra last month, he had visited five temples, including the Dwarkadeesh temple and the hill-top Chotila shrine.

At the Santram temple here, Gandhi interacted with the temple authorities and told a small gathering that the "tallest leader of the Congress", Mahatma Gandhi, had come to the shrine during the Dandi March in 1930.

"I came to know from the temple management that it does a lot of work in the field of education besides social service. Their doors are open for all whether the poor or the rich," the Congress vice president said.

"It should be so because it is our tradition and it is the tradition of our religion," he said.

The Congress leader is scheduled to visit some more temples in the state.


'Taj Built By Traitors,' Says BJP's Sangeet Som, Hate-Speech Giver
Gujarat Gaurav Yatra: Narendra Modi criticize Nehru-Gandhi family, says Gujaratis are eyesore for them
Bengaluru building collapse: 7 die in suspected cylinder blast; K'taka govt announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia
Fundraiser auction for fourth Kochi-Muziris Biennale
Watch out for anti-social elements: Adityanath
BJP MLA speaks against Taj Mahal
6 killed in building collapse in Bengaluru
BSF officer attacked by cattle smugglers in Tripura; critical
Talwars refuse remuneration for dental services: authorities
Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll: Congress' Sunil Jakhar wins by 193,000 votes
Congress Minister joins BJP in Himachal Pradesh
RBI refuses to share details on Swachh Bharat mission logo on new currency notes
RSS protests against Kerala in Chandigarh
Arvind Kejriwal's missing Wagon R found abandoned in Ghaziabad
1 killed in clashes near Pulwama encounter site
Modi shares stage with Nitish Kumar
UP education system to be changed
2 Pak nationals to be given visa for medical treatment: Swaraj
Honeypreet Insan sent to 10 day judicial custody by Panchkula court
Amit Shah breaks silence on corruption allegations against son
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
'Game of Thrones' scripts kept secret: Actor
 (London, Oct 16, 2017): Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau says the scripts for the eighth and final  
Jackie Chan dreams of an Oscar someday
Watch Video: A sweet melody from 'Crossroad' out
Priyanka Chopra wants girls to be confident
INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Abe on course for landslide win in Japan vote: Survey
 (TOKYO, Oct 16, 2017):Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on track for a landslide win in Japan's up
12 Rohingya migrants killed in Bangladesh boat capsize
Clinton accuses WikiLeaks of blunting impact of crude Trump
Death toll rises to 189 in massive truck bomb blast in Mogadishu
KERALA NEWS
Chalakudy Rajeev murder case: Advocate Udayabhanu seventh accused
 (Kochi, Oct 16, 2017, DG): Advocate Udayabhanu was on Monday made the seventh accused in the
UDF is against harthals: K Muraleedharan
BJP leaders threaten CPI(M) workers
UDF harthal turns violent
Untitled Page
Rashtra Deepika LTD
Copyright @ 2017 , Rashtra Deepika Ltd.