INDIA’S top court on Thursday (9) threw out a petition seeking to bar Rahul Gandhi from contesting the ongoing general election over claims he is secretly British.

The 48-year-old scion of India’s Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty is the main challenger to prime minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking a second term in office after storming to power in 2014.

Opponents of Gandhi accuse him of lying about his nationality and allege that he hold...
To continue the post please