Randeep Surjewala

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  • PM, Jaitley ignoring economic wisdom: Randeep Surjewala

    PM, Jaitley ignoring economic wisdom: Randeep Surjewala

    The Congress has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of ignoring economic wisdom and dealing a "catastrophic" blow to India's growth story. Party communication in-charge Randeep Surjewala claimed that the double whammy of "Modi Made Disaster......

    January 6, 2018
  • Congress hits back over Shah's jibe, says dismiss Jaitley first

    Congress hits back over Shah's jibe, says dismiss Jaitley first

    The Congress on Tuesday hit back at BJP President Amit Shah over Ayodhya issue in the apex court, saying if a party is sought to be blamed for a lawyer representing a side in a case, then Finance Minister Arun......

    December 6, 2017
  • Congress attacks PM Modi over internal democracy in BJP

    Congress attacks PM Modi over internal democracy in BJP

    The Congress on Sunday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi over "internal democracy" in his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying many senior leaders of his party were lost in pages of history. "Dear PM, your love for ‘Shahzad','Shah-Zada' and ‘Shaurya' is......

    December 4, 2017
  • Don't give us lesson on terrorism: Congress after Modi attack

    Don't give us lesson on terrorism: Congress after Modi attack

    The Congress on Monday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi not to give a lesson on terrorism to a party whose history was full of lives lost in fighting terrorism. Accusing the BJP of trying to politicise the issue of terrorism,......

    November 28, 2017
  • Assam Minister’s ‘cancer is divine justice’ comment creates uproar

    Assam Minister’s ‘cancer is divine justice’ comment creates uproar

    Some called it a side-effect of “switching parties”, while others demanded strict action but Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma’s insensitive comment that people suffer from life-threatening diseases because of sins committed in the past invited the wrath of many......

    November 23, 2017
  • BJP 'flogging dead horses' of Bofors: Congress

    BJP 'flogging dead horses' of Bofors: Congress

    The Congress on Wednesday hit back at the BJP for raising the Bofors issue, saying that the ruling party was "flogging dead horses". Chief Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala tweeted, "BJP is clutching at straws to save Shah_Zada. 'Beta Bachao Abhiyan'......

    October 19, 2017
  • People fed up of political rhetoric of BJP leaders: Surjewala

    People fed up of political rhetoric of BJP leaders: Surjewala

    Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Sunday said the people of the country were fed up of the "political rhetoric" of Bharatiya Janata Party leaders and it would not work any more. "There is a difference between jimmewari (responsibilty) and jumlebazi......

    October 15, 2017
  • Govt wasted GST chance to put India on growth path : Congress

    Govt wasted GST chance to put India on growth path : Congress

    The Congress today accused the Modi government of wasting an opportunity to put India on the growth path through GST, which it said should be a "good and simple tax" rather than a "grossly scary tax". Congress communications in-charge Randeep......

    October 7, 2017
  • Congress attacks BJP governments in MP, Maharashtra

    Congress attacks BJP governments in MP, Maharashtra

    The Congress on Wednesday lashed out at the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government over alleged beating and stripping of farmers in Madhya Pradesh and the Maharashtra government over the death of farmers due to inhalation of insecticide fumes. Besides 18 deaths,......

    October 5, 2017
  • Cong slams Modi govt for 'focusing' on bullet trains over basic rail infra

    Cong slams Modi govt for 'focusing' on bullet trains over basic rail infra

    Attacking the Narendra Modi government over the Friday foot overbridge (FOB) stampede disaster in Mumbai in which at least 22 people were killed and scores injured, the principal Opposition Congress party on Friday raked up the bullet trains row, accusing......

    September 30, 2017
  • Jaitley didn't outline steps to tackle economic slowdown: Congress

    Jaitley didn't outline steps to tackle economic slowdown: Congress

    Saying that India was fed up of 'Modinomics' and 'Jaitleynomics', the Congress on Thursday accused Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of not outlining concrete measures to tackle economic slowdown and insulting senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha. "The Finance Minister (Jaitley), in......

    September 28, 2017
  • Congress labels 'derailment sarkar' tag after 3 accidents

    Congress labels 'derailment sarkar' tag after 3 accidents

    The Congress on Thursday attacked the government over back-to-back train derailments, and said the Modi dispensation should be renamed as "derailment sarkar". Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said railway safety was in shambles in the country as daily train accidents......

    September 8, 2017
  • Total breakdown of law and order, Khattar should quit, says Congress

    Total breakdown of law and order, Khattar should quit, says Congress

    The Congress on Friday demanded Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar own responsibility for violence that erupted after Dera Sachcha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim was convicted of rape, and quit. "Reckless violence, deaths and destruction in Haryana proves complete......

    August 25, 2017