Sonia return reflects Congress reality: Non-dynasty chiefs purged, disgraced, humiliated in death

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  • 11/08/2019 को प्रकाशित
  • In episode 236 of Cut The Clutter, Shekhar Gupta tells you why it was inevitable that Sonia Gandhi would return as head of the Congress and how, over the decades, the tight control of the Nehru-Gandhis over the party meant that it barely tolerated any other dynasty from flourishing
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टिप्पणियाँ • 914

  • Ruchir Chaturvedi
    Ruchir Chaturvedi 2 महीने पहले

    Reinventing the party with the same family worship that's lasted for over 7 decades now. Digging the ditch ever deeper, preparing the ground for future humiliation come election time.

  • Rahul Khedkar
    Rahul Khedkar 3 महीने पहले +1

    maulana abul kalam azad was president of congress from 1940 to 1946

  • Sudhakar Raju
    Sudhakar Raju 3 महीने पहले

    I am a Professor and I prepare - a lot - for my lectures. While I like these commentaries, I think it’s worth preparing for these commentaries. As a former Editor, I am sure you understand the importance of removing the clutter from the clutter.

  • Abhas Chandra Kumar
    Abhas Chandra Kumar 3 महीने पहले

    Never knew all these big names I read in my Childhood were associated over that "president" of congress party.

  • Jitender Sharma
    Jitender Sharma 3 महीने पहले

    Italians are Italians now I can sleep peacefully as they have no space in Indian politics
    Darbaries are happy but it is short lived we will definatly see Congress mukt bharat & curption mukt bharat as Congress destroyed this country with curption

  • Amol Mujumdar
    Amol Mujumdar 3 महीने पहले

    The current congress is not the same as the even the one that was involved in freedom struggle.Indira Gandhi broke "Indian National Congress" and created "Congress(I)" while the actual congress remained as "Congress(O)". and that's fortified by the fact that Congress(O) got the election symbol of original INC. later they renamed it back into "INC".
    Having the same name does not make it the original congress.
    And Congress became feudal since India Gandhi, not Sonia Gandhi. Only reason some no-gandhi could become president for some time was because Gandhi were not interested in running the family shop.

  • ganesan jambunathan
    ganesan jambunathan 3 महीने पहले

    Other congress so called Leaders are afraid to take up the job. Many reasons can be listed. Finally, the end result is known to all that is back to square one?

  • Ed M
    Ed M 3 महीने पहले

    this sure is a new shekhar Gupta....... telling of the fact that the darbar is on the verge of collapse

  • AJAY SANE
    AJAY SANE 3 महीने पहले

    Mr. Abdul kalam azad was president from 1940 to 1946. This was last Muslim president.

  • johnny breeze
    johnny breeze 3 महीने पहले

    Informative and all Congress worker who inspire to be future Congress president must watch

  • WILDLIFE CONCERNS
    WILDLIFE CONCERNS 3 महीने पहले

    Mr Gupta, you must be aware that many US presidents were actually sponsored by moneybags; Many know who (money-bags) pulls the strings of the present disposition in India, y r u shy of naming them ....

  • Philips Jacob
    Philips Jacob 3 महीने पहले

    How different are the legacies of the presidents of the other parties ? The truth is that Presidents of all the parties have been appointees of the powers that be !
    Legacy of right wing zealots of the Congress would have brought us earlier to these fascist days !
    Have you been stopped at AIRPORT yet ?
    Do declutter BJP leadership and you will be !

  • Shyamsundar Rajan
    Shyamsundar Rajan 3 महीने पहले

    Kamaraj didn't go away he was pushed down by indira Gandhi. The only time Congress has done anything good is when a non Nehru was in power case in point Kamaraj and Narashima Rao

  • pass2time
    pass2time 3 महीने पहले

    Probably the only unbiased report from Shekar ... He failed to mention though that all the major media houses were also used to defame detractors and competition which has led to today's distrust in media by public ...

  • Manish Kulkarni
    Manish Kulkarni 3 महीने पहले

    Sir, you didn't mention Maulana Azad who said (in his biography India wins freedom) that pushing Nehru's candidature as his own successor was the biggest mistake of his political carrier. He was similarly forgotten and his book banned.

  • amitvyasg
    amitvyasg 3 महीने पहले

    It's time to change name to Pakistan National Congress, after opposition of removal of Article 370 and supporting Pakistan stance..

  • Alok Raj
    Alok Raj 3 महीने पहले +1

    Spiking is a common veterinarian remedy for ageing hens who refuse to lay. Then the farmer doubles the number of roosters, and makes her productive once more. Has a political spiking just occurred in cuckoo land ?

  • Chandrakant Lodhi
    Chandrakant Lodhi 3 महीने पहले

    Nehru,Gandhi family had badly treated
    Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Subhash Chandra Bose, Patel, Gen. Manekshaw, Narsimha Rao, Manmohan Singh, Kesri, Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar, Modiji and many more Nation loving people, Dr. Shyama Prasad.

  • Uday Singh
    Uday Singh 3 महीने पहले

    sir aap ndtv ke program me kum dikhte ho..aazaad ho gaye?

  • kausik
    kausik 3 महीने पहले

    YOU MISSED THE NAME OF MAULANA ABDUL KALAM AJAD WAS CONGRESS PRESIDENT IN 1946 AND GANDHI ASKED HIM TO STEP DOWN FOR NEHRU TO BECOME PRESIDENT AND INTERESTIGLY NEHRU DID NOT GET ANY VOTES FROMREGIONAL CONGRESS LEADERS WHO SUPPORTED SARDAR VALLABHAI PATEL WITH 13 VOTES AND KRIPALANI GOT 3 VOTEES NEHRU GOT 0 VOTES AND KROPALANI WITDREW IN FAVOUR OF NEHRU AND GANDHI ASKED SARDAR TO WITHDRAW HIS NOMINATION.THIS IS THE STORY OF DEMOCRACY IN CONGRESS PARTY.

  • Infinite Wisdom
    Infinite Wisdom 3 महीने पहले

    Even Gupta, a Congi chamcha, has turned against the Congress. The Congress is doomed, will never return from the ICU.

  • Vikrant Beekaravaar
    Vikrant Beekaravaar 3 महीने पहले

    They shrewd with their own blood what about sanjay gandhi family raktranjit itihaas lekar bhi khud ko secularism ka champion kehte h chor saale

  • Sachin Srivastava
    Sachin Srivastava 3 महीने पहले

    actually the last time the congress party had a muslim president was 1940, maulana abul kalam azad became the president n remained in seat till 1946.
    check your facts before uttering them.

  • Dawadson Surong
    Dawadson Surong 3 महीने पहले

    Rahul Gandhi fails😂

  • Praveena B
    Praveena B 3 महीने पहले

    It is a shame that it took us 70 years to realise that Congress is anti lndia. We allowed the party to rule us for 70 years. What does it say about us?

  • True Indian
    True Indian 3 महीने पहले +2

    We need a opposition party But not antinational congress.

  • aniket satpute
    aniket satpute 3 महीने पहले

    I have been reading your editorials since the time you were in Indian express. Cut the clutter has replaced that now. I wish you great success ahead.
    I admire you Shekhar Gupta ji.

  • Vishwanath
    Vishwanath 3 महीने पहले

    Who need history of congress... but currently congress is not for India its for Italians and Pakistan terrorists

  • Vishwanath
    Vishwanath 3 महीने पहले

    Anti nationalist party from Italy mafia to destroy India

  • All About Cue
    All About Cue 3 महीने पहले

    चाचा धीरे धीरे लाइन पर आने लगा है तू भी

  • Trideep Saha
    Trideep Saha 3 महीने पहले

    Congress is a family run party. Kings and rulers won’t be accepted anymore.

  • Hisham Kabir
    Hisham Kabir 3 महीने पहले

    Valid observations

  • Lakshme sheela Sundar
    Lakshme sheela Sundar 3 महीने पहले

    Thanks for putting things in perspective with the focus on the long past. History always provides the perspective to the present much clearly thus cutting the clutter. Many of our biggest worry now is from whither will emerge a good opposition which is important for democracy to function properly. Lest we degenerate to something else.

  • shilpy shilpy
    shilpy shilpy 3 महीने पहले

    A nice rundown of the congress history, errr Nehru-Gandhi infamous history. However, Mr. Shekhar Gupta did not inform us on the most crucial point as to wherefrom this dynasty derives its undemocratic tyrannical power. This point is all the more noteworthy because this undemocratic nefarious power remained in existence for many years even while a scared Sonia did not want it. You can't solve a problem if you do not diagnose it. So, one more time, please tell us how this power revolves around Gandhis who are demonstrably incompetent.

  • Harshit dev sharma
    Harshit dev sharma 3 महीने पहले

    1mn+ soon please guys .dis is d best news platform..:)

  • abhaysingh rathore
    abhaysingh rathore 3 महीने पहले

    ये चमचे और क्या बोल सकते है

  • Jitesh Shetty
    Jitesh Shetty 3 महीने पहले

    Hey Shekar, superb videos , very insightful. Can you make a video on India’s foreign interests in Maldives , Mauritius, Baluchistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal etc ....

  • prince vikram singh
    prince vikram singh 3 महीने पहले

    1:20 क्षमा कीजिये सर लेकिन इतिहास नीरस नहीं हो सकता है।

  • Ranganathan S
    Ranganathan S 3 महीने पहले

    Thanks sir you have at last decided to speak truth....... why even Rajiv Gandhi was half Hindu half Muslim and the dynast Raghul Gandhi your matinee idol half Christian .... why do you say not minority has headed the congress party

  • Jai R
    Jai R 3 महीने पहले

    Time has come to have a new party with honest and intelligent people. Cong will be a dead horse soon.

  • subhashini prakhash
    subhashini prakhash 3 महीने पहले

    It is patn not Patna, agr not Agra, amba not ambala, kolkat not Kolkata .... I hope you get it karnatak , Keral.. you mispronounce South Indian names we tolerate but at least you can get the name of cities and states right. I am willing to take free tuition if required .

  • K M Rao
    K M Rao 3 महीने पहले

    The suicidal run of congress into oblivion!

  • Deep kumar
    Deep kumar 3 महीने पहले

    Sonia gandhi president. Priyanka next PM candidate.
    fools & illitrate public will give vote to Khangress in next election.

  • Rushikesh Ghayal
    Rushikesh Ghayal 3 महीने पहले

    what about lokmanya tilak. you AHoles

  • Deepak Tibrewal
    Deepak Tibrewal 3 महीने पहले

    Bravo Shekhar for showing some spine 👏. I am for a strong opposition to BJP in parliament, as it is good for democracy.
    Having said that, an opposition which should have been born out with values of democracy within, otherwise you will have thugs of Delhi as our rulers 🤣🤣🤣.

  • Preetam Gupta
    Preetam Gupta 3 महीने पहले

    Brilliant!!

  • ashwin c
    ashwin c 3 महीने पहले

    Very well presented facts !!

  • Versatile Theone
    Versatile Theone 3 महीने पहले

    Thankyou the print....now U seem to be Unbiased, unlike earlier. And I would really love to see the neutral news.. praise as well as hard criticism.. of this Government as it deserves.

  • saurav joshi
    saurav joshi 3 महीने पहले

    Nikal l..... phli fursat se nikal

  • Sathya Murthy
    Sathya Murthy 3 महीने पहले

    Actually, Congress was controlled/strongly influenced by left wing thinkers and their strangle hold on Congress is the problem. Manmohan Singh was great for them till he decided to lean towards US. And the best way to discredit anyone is to call him anti poor and anti minorities. Some presidents you mentioned were not right wingers but were not good enough left wingers for them.

  • Riddhiman Medhi
    Riddhiman Medhi 3 महीने पहले

    Interesting

  • Sudarshan Jain
    Sudarshan Jain 3 महीने पहले

    You should make it in hindi... I wanna show it to many who don't understand english...

  • Sudarshan Jain
    Sudarshan Jain 3 महीने पहले

    You should cover the selection of indian national team coach....

  • KRV Naick
    KRV Naick 3 महीने पहले

    Whether all of the congress presidents mentioned by you were not HONOURED by Congress governments from 1947 to 2014 by releasing postal stamps with their images? What else anybody can expect from INC which is owned and managed by Nehru-Gandhi_Vadera family and coherts,private ltd? The premium awards like Bharat Ratna were appropriated by Nehru,Indira and Rajiv, and the latest aspirants are living now., but power has gone from hand. Ironically some faces appeared in coins, but neityher the stamps nor the coins are not available today.Even in Google some images themselves of some past leaserd are not there, so they used postal stamps or paintings/caricatures to fill the slots.

  • KRV Naick
    KRV Naick 3 महीने पहले

    Congress party will claim that they honured all their past presidents by releasing Postal stamps with their images.Some were given even chance to appear in coins, with many current political leaders who were accommodated to get support for INC when they lacked it.
    So BJP can not claim that only they are honouring Indias freedom fighters!
    But, it is a fact that most of the states do not teach Indian History to the children, and such things stopped perhaps in 1950s/60s as INC itself started grading the past leaders as useful and useless !

  • Venkat Ram
    Venkat Ram 3 महीने पहले

    Liked the back ground scenery with a granite pillar of lights usual in Kerala Temples, (outside) which was copied later by use of Bronze instead of Granite which was difficult to carve and transport, with chances of breaking/cracking and chisling Now a days such light towers aof some medium size 12 feet with a granite base are used as deco pices in front of mansions, but made by machines (Turning/polishing granite blanks of varying diameters)in Coimbatore,tamilanadu!.

  • shankar cg
    shankar cg 3 महीने पहले

    Parivarvad period 😂🤣😅

  • Kumar Atul
    Kumar Atul 3 महीने पहले

    Congress institution of 125 years is natural to have flaws what strikes me the inablitiy to overhaul this political institution or even of facade of any reform...as indian democratic citizen I feel congress has to revive otherwise unfettered power will make bjp corrupt..a

  • Umesh V. Joshi
    Umesh V. Joshi 3 महीने पहले

    How you forgot Maulana Abul Kalam Azad? Was he not president of congress? So also Shankar Dayal Sharma? They were stalwarts!

  • Hitesh Arora
    Hitesh Arora 3 महीने पहले

    how come u of all mr shekhar gupta is speaking AGAINST the congress party ...
    everyone knows that u r one of the mouthpiece for them in the media..
    hmmm...my guess would be that they have thrown u out as well..hence this revenge vendetta....hahaha