Sunday, 27 November, 2022
TopicJairam Ramesh

Topic: Jairam Ramesh

Congress forgot contact with people when in power, Yatra will rectify that, says Jairam Ramesh

The party’s outreach initiative – the Bharat Jodo Yatra – began from Kanyakumari on 7 September and will end in Kashmir, after traversing through over a dozen states.

Bharat Jodo not conceived as ‘Chunav Jitao Yatra’, says Jairam Ramesh as Yatra completes a month

Speaking to ThePrint on the sidelines of the Congress’ Bharat Jodo Yatra, Ramesh sheds light on the ‘real’ Rahul Gandhi and why the yatra isn’t passing through poll-bound states.

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi permission not needed to contest for AICC chief post, says Congress

Congress communications in-charge Jairam Ramesh said anybody is 'free and welcome' to contest in the election if they have the backing of 10 PCC delegates.

‘Pathological liar’ — Congress’ Jairam Ramesh takes swipe at Modi for claiming cheetah credit

Ramesh releases a copy of letter to show that the UPA government was behind the cheetah reintroduction plan. Modi had hit out at Congress for not making constructive efforts.

Cheetah release ‘tamasha’ orchestrated by PM a diversion from national issues, alleges Congress

Cong general secretary Jairam Ramesh levelled allegations hours after 8 cheetahs were brought to Gwalior from Namibia in a special plane as part of cheetah reintroduction programme.

If this Bharat Jodo Yatra is successful, we’ll do one from Gujarat to Arunachal, Congress says

The Bharat Jodo Yatra resumed Friday after a one-day break. The 3,500-km march from Kanyakumari to Kashmir will be completed in 150 days and cover as many as 12 states.

3,500 kms, 12 states, 125 days – Congress’ ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’ starts 7 Sept from Kanyakumari

The Kanyakumari-to-Kashmir march will be flagged off by Rahul Gandhi, but party leaders did not reveal whether he would lead it.

Sonia Gandhi tests positive for Covid, second time in two months

Congress general secretary Jairam Ramesh said that Sonia Gandhi will remain in isolation as per government protocol. She had earlier tested positive in June this year.

MPs are getting lost — in labyrinthine Parliament where departments have changed places

Jairam Ramesh's media outreach ended up at the door of a media man who had recently defeated Congress candidate to reach the Rajya Sabha.

Fresh row in Congress as Jairam Ramesh distances party from Manish Tewari op-ed defending Agnipath

Fresh row in Congress as Jairam Ramesh distances party from Manish Tewari op-ed defending Agnipath

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
Representational image | Wiki Commons

How India-Australia FTA is set to boost trade that’s already at a record high

While the bulk of the trade between India and Australia is so far in the energy sector, the FTA is expected to broaden this to include other goods and services.


Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.