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Sam Pitroda's Racial Remarks Spark Controversy, Force Resignation Amidst Lok Sabha Elections

Caught in a tricky situation, the Congress immediately "distanced" itself from the racist remarks

09 May 2024 2:08 AM

AA Edit | Pitroda lands Cong in soup

Pitroda faces backlash for divisive comments, draws criticism for reducing India's cultural richness to racial stereotypes

09 May 2024 12:00 AM

Congress ‘plays down’ Pitroda’s remark

Amid the ongoing debate, the Congress asserted that it has no plans whatsoever to introduce an inheritance tax

25 Apr 2024 1:27 AM

Congress wants to ‘loot’ people with inheritance tax: Modi

Asserts grand old party’s ‘evil intension’ out in open

25 Apr 2024 1:22 AM

HC seeks response of Gandhis in National Herald case

All the seven accused including the Gandhis and others had denied the allegations

22 Feb 2021 1:57 PM


Cong task Mani Shankar Aiyar, Sam Pitroda to take poll defeat blame: Modi

Pitroda faced the wrath of Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his 'hua to hua' remarks on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

15 May 2019 3:07 PM

How can national security not be an issue? asks PM Modi

He also came down heavily on Lalu Prasads RJD, the Congress ally in Bihar which he did not mention by name.

15 May 2019 12:35 PM

Aiyar does it again, calls PM ‘most foul-mouthed’

Aiyar is no stranger to controversy. He infamously used the “chaiwala” remark in 2014 against Mr Modi.

15 May 2019 5:47 AM

Pitroda should be ashamed, needs to apologise: Rahul

Gandhi was in damage control mode when he chided Mr Pitroda at an election rally in Punjab.

14 May 2019 3:12 AM

Rahul calls Pitroda's 'hua to hua' remark inappropriate

'Whatever Pitroda has said about 1984, is wrong and he should apologize to the nation for this,' says Rahul

13 May 2019 3:45 PM


Cong hatched 'Hindu terror' conspiracy to defame religious heritage: Modi

The prime minister hit out the Congress by pointing out to Pitroda's "hua to hua" remarks.

12 May 2019 6:20 PM

Pitroda's comments on 1984 riots 'out of line'; he must apologise: Rahul

The Congress quickly distanced itself from Pitroda, who is chief of Overseas Congress and an advisor to Rahul.

11 May 2019 8:56 AM

PM slams Pitroda remark; not party view, says Congress

Pitroda’s comment gave enough ammunition to the BJP in this crucial phase of elections where both Delhi and Punjab are going to polls.

11 May 2019 5:14 AM

Pitroda blames 'bad hindi' for his 'so what' remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

His apology came after BJP leaders, Sikh groups and Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked Pitroada.

10 May 2019 7:40 PM

What if someone links you to Godhra: Amarinder to Modi

Slamming Modi, Singh said PM had not uttered a single word on work done by his government in last 5 years.

10 May 2019 6:48 PM


It not party's opinion: Congress on Pitroda's 1984 anti-Sikh riots comment

'We advise all leaders to be careful and sensitive', the party added in its statement.

10 May 2019 6:03 PM

'Hua so hua': PM tears into Congress's Pitroda remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

The Congress attaches no value to human lives lost in riots, Modi said.

10 May 2019 2:11 PM

Will Rahul oust 'Guru' Sam Pitroda for his 1984 remark: Jaitley

'Pitroda's 'Hua to Hua' reaction to 1984 Sikh killings is reflective of lack of remorse on part of Congress,' he wrote.

10 May 2019 1:00 PM

Sonia, Rahul must apologise for Pitroda's 1984 riots remark: Prakash Javadekar

Pitroda, in a series of tweets, said BJP is bringing these issues to fore as they cannot talk about their performance in last five years.

10 May 2019 12:24 PM

Sam Pitroda challenges PM Modi, says ‘Debate with me, I'm also a Gujarati’

Pitroda said the Lok Sabha election is the most important in the history of India, saying it is not a contest between BJP and Congress.

09 May 2019 9:09 PM