Rahul Gandhi while addressing the crowds in Chandigarh endorsed women participation in politics. He said that all women run states have witnessed major growth. Rahul Gandhi is on a two-day visit to Punjab from Wednesday during which he will interact with party cadres. He will be interacting with party leaders in Amritsar, Jalandhar and Patiala. This is his first visit to the state since the party's debacle in the assembly elections.
BJP leader L K Advani today created a storm in the Lok Sabha by dubbing UPA-II as "illegitimate" but withdrew it after strong protests from Congress. Advani, who came under attack with Congress President Sonia Gandhi leading from the front, later said he was referring to the 2008 confidence vote for which "crores of rupees were spent" to save the government.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi, on her part, said the tough decisions were the need of the hour. Attacking the BJP for playing "negative politics", Sonia said only if could play the role of a responsible opposition. Watch full speech @ http://www.newsx.com/videos/sonia-quotes-mahatma-gandhi-economic-reforms
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit has met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi today. According to sources, during the cabinet reshuffle Sheila could be made the next home minister...Sheila Dixit meets Sonia Gandhi http://www.newsx.com/videos/sheila-dixit-meets-sonia-gandhi