Prime Minister again, Modi decides to take 'Chowkidar spirit to next level'

After spiriting away the Chowkidar tag following the resounding win, the Prime Minister tweeted that the spirit the word conveyed, however, will remain an "integral part of me".

published on : 23rd May 2019

Denied of minimum wages, thousands of chowkidars, domestic helps remain underpaid

Though the law mandates minimum wages, workers at one out of three firms are underpaid, says a labour dept report.

published on : 17th May 2019

Modi's 'chowkidari' is making the rich wealthier, says Mayawati

Addressing a rally in support of her party candidates in Northeast Delhi, Mayawati said no development was carried out for minorities, Dalits and backward castes in the last five years.

published on : 10th May 2019

'Chowkidar chor hai' remark: Rahul seeks closure of criminal contempt proceedings, SC reserves verdict

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi reserved the verdict on the criminal contempt plea filed against the Congress chief by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi.

published on : 10th May 2019

'Chowkidar chor hai' remark stands, apologised to SC, not to Modi: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi was responding to a question over his apology to the Supreme Court earlier this week, when he was pulled up by the court for his comment as well as his response to the court.

published on : 4th May 2019

Narendra Modi is not a chowkidar, but DMK is: MK Stalin

Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Stalin said Modi was not a guard but a thief.

published on : 2nd May 2019

SC cross, Rahul to now tender a clear apology rectifying 'chowkidar' blunder

Gandhi said he had made the remark in the "heat of campaigning" and that his comment was not meant to scandalise the court in any manner.

published on : 30th April 2019

'Chowkidar chor' remark: Rahul again 'regrets' in SC, seeks closure of case citing 'political mileage' by BJP

Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for Lekhi, had told a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi that the word 'regret' was in a bracket and actually it was a "lip service of apology".

published on : 29th April 2019

Complaint filed against Rahul Gandhi in Bihar court over 'Chowkidar chor hai' slogan

Gandhi has been using the slogan at public meetings for quite some time to allege that financial irregularities have taken place in the Rafale deal.

published on : 27th April 2019

It will be decided in people's court that 'lotus brand chowkidar' is indeed thief: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress chief expressed regret over his remarks on Monday, saying he had made the statement in the heat of political campaigning which was misused by his political opponents.

published on : 22nd April 2019

LS polls 2019: Rahul Gandhi says people have decided to relieve 'chowkidar' of his duties

The Congress President said that the Manmohan Singh-led UPA government had been more generous in providing assistance to Bihar than the NDA regime despite BJP sharing power in the state as well.

published on : 20th April 2019

MP Congress' 'chowkidar chor hai' poll video banned by Election Commission

The Congress said it would request the EC to review its decision, as the campaign did not name any person.

published on : 18th April 2019

Congress releases 'post-note ban videos', asks why Chowkidar was 'asleep' when treasury was 'looted'

Senior leader Kapil Sibal alleged the absence of any investigation into the videos given as "proof" indicated that "those involved in this loot are being protected".

published on : 17th April 2019

Minus Mayawati, alliance leaders take on 'chowkidar'

RLD president Ajit Singh said the BJP should be swept out of Uttar Pradesh, which elects 80 members to the Lok Sabha.

published on : 16th April 2019

100 per cent chowkidar is a thief, says Congress chief Rahul Gandhi attacking PM Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi alleged that Narendra Modi stole Rs 30,000 crore and gifted it to his thief friend Anil Ambani.

published on : 13th April 2019
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