A man rides a bicycle past a hoarding of Rahul Gandhi, a lawmaker ...
Feb 7th, 2012
(Reuters) - A man rides a bicycle past a hoarding of Rahul Gandhi, a lawmaker and son of India's ruling Congress party Chief Sonia Gandhi, at Gauriganj town in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh January 17, 2012. They call him the Yuva Samrat, or young emperor. Yet Rahul Gandhi has so far shown no inclination to claim the throne of the world's largest democracy. Picture taken January 17, 2012. To match Insight INDIA-GANDHI/ REUTERS/Adnan Abidi (INDIA - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY ELECTIONS) -
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