Rahul Gandhi: Priyanka and I have 'completely forgiven' our father's assassins - India News
The Nehru–Gandhi family is an Indian political family that has occupied a prominent place in Three members of the family—Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi, and Rajiv Gandhi have served as the Prime . Rahul Gandhi (), son of Rajiv Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi. "Feroze Gandhi was no relation of Mahatma Gandhi. With Rahul Gandhi more or less set to take over the party by Priyanka Vadra, who has always maintained cordial relations with Varun. In fact. India News: Congress president Rahul Gandhi's sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra lost her cool during a midnight protest march in Delhi against the.
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He later served as Governor of several Indian states and was an adviser to his cousin Indira Gandhi. Sarup Nehru, wife of Balwant Kumar Nehru.
He was a politician and union minister during the s.
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Rajiv Gandhi —eldest son of Indira and Feroze Gandhi. He became the 7th Prime Minister of India after Indira's death. Sanjay Gandhi —second son of Indira and Feroze Gandhi. He was also one of the most trusted lieutenants of his mother during the s and was widely expected to succeed his mother as Prime Minister of India. But met with an untimely death in a plane crash.
She was born in Italy and took Indian citizenship, 11 years after marrying Rajiv Gandhi.
She was the President of the Indian National Congress from to and has served as the Chairperson of the United Progressive Alliance since She is a noted environmentalist and animal welfare activist. She is a prominent member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She has served as a cabinet minister in four governments. Subhadra Nehru, wife of Arun Nehru.
Engineer and corporate strategist, senior company executive at Max India, adventurer, scuba diver, and ardent trekker. Samhita Nehru -- wife of Nikhil Nehru. Entered the field of international development with a career at the World Bank.
He is the current president  of the Congress party. He was the Chairman of the Congress coordination panel for Lok Sabha polls. Priyanka is married to Robert Vadraa businessman. He is a member of Lok Sabha, the lower house of Parliament of India, representing the Sultanpur constituency.
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The Congress, founded inis credited with laying the foundation stone of a modern India. The party has held power for most of the 70 years since India won its independence in Political opponents have accused the Congress of perpetuating "dynastic rule".
They say Rahul's rise has come at the cost of other deserving young leaders in the party. But don't forget, he is being tested by the people. That's the rule of a democracy,'' Prakash told Al Jazeera. He told me to go to my state and first join the Youth Congress, work at the grassroots and contest party elections," Kumaramangalam told Al Jazeera.
Rahul's initial years in politics appeared to be marked by hesitancy. That's the rule of a democracy. But after being in politics for 13 years, he seems to have finally gained a firm footing. He is no longer scared of making mistakes and is quick to own up when he does, say political observers. His taking over the role of party chief also answers some of his critics, who said he held too much power without assuming responsibility.
Rahul's early years Rahul Gandhi was born on June 19,and attended Doon School, one of India's best known private schools.
He is studied economics at a US university. Rahul spent some time working in London before returning to work in Mumbai in The childhood years of Rahul and his sister Priyanka - the grandchildren of Indira Gandhi - were spent away from the media glare.
For all my BJP friends: Thanks for pointing it out and please do keep it coming, it really helps me improve. Now 47 years old, Rahul cannot shy away from the news media's relentless demand for scrutiny of his life.
Saeed Naqvi, a veteran Indian journalist, says public speaking is Rahul's weakness. When it comes to public speaking, he comes a cropper," Naqvi told Al Jazeera. Sometimes I tell him that he is a bit too affable. In politics you have got to be affable but not overly so," says veteran Congress leader Kamal Nath, who has known Rahul since his childhood.
In recent months, palpable changes have been noticed in Rahul's political persona. Through his Twitter account, he has used humour to attack his political rivals: To the surprise and shock of many, he swiftly sacked a senior Congress leader and a "family loyalist", Mani Shankar Aiyar, for using a seemingly casteist slur against Modisaying he will not allow the debasing of political discourse.