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Congress lashes out at PM Modi for taking a dig at Manmohan Singh

February 08, 2017 7:10 pm

"No prime minister in past made such comments about a former PM," said senior Congress leader P Chidambaram.

Indian economy not in good shape, says Manmohan Singh; denies helping Vijay Mallya

January 30, 2017 6:36 pm

"Indian economy is not in good shape is now obvious. The IMF has projected that the growth rate of India this current fiscal year will not be 7.6 per cent but 6.6 percent. Several other agencies have made similar projections," said Singh.

Indian economy not in good shape, say Manmohan Singh, P Chidambaram

January 30, 2017 4:48 pm

The Bharatiya Janata Party alleged that Singh and Chidambaram, helped industrialist Vijay Mallya get huge loans for bailing out the now defunct Kingfisher Airlines.

Manmohan Singh saves RBI Governor Urjit Patel from grilling over demonetisation

January 18, 2017 9:08 pm

He (Urjit Patel ) should not be put to odd questions, Singh, who himself was RBI Governor once, is believed to have told the Committee.

Worst is yet to come, says Manmohan Singh on PM Modi's demonetisation move

January 11, 2017 1:45 pm

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, former finance minister P Chidambaram and other senior party leaders addressed the session at Talkatora Stadium in the national capital.

CBI likely to question Manmohan Singh in AgustaWestland scam: Report

December 11, 2016 8:49 pm

The CBI had on Friday arrested SP Tyagi for allegedly influencing the Rs 3,600-crore deal in favour of AgustaWestland.

Piyush Goyal lashes out at Manmohan Singh, rakes up coal scam

November 27, 2016 2:01 am

Goyal hailed the government’s move to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, saying the decision had been taken very seriously and after much deliberation, in contrast to what the Opposition claims.

Sitaram Yechury backs Manmohan Singh; says PM is 'Narendra Moun Modi'

November 26, 2016 5:04 pm

Yechury said demonetisation would have a deep impact on the Indian economy on a medium term basis as it would take at least six months for things to settle down.

Demonetisation’s short-term cost

November 26, 2016 12:18 am

Ideologies are determining politicians’ assessment of the costs of the policy. Amid the commotion, food prices have been stable

Manmohan Singh speaks: It’s a mess, loot, will cut GDP by 2 per cent points

November 25, 2016 5:30 am

Arun Jaitley expressed confidence that the measures taken would have a positive impact on the economy in the long and medium term.


President Mukherjee, PM Modi, Sonia remember Mahatma Gandhi on his 68th death anniversary

January 30, 2016 2:10 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Congress President Sonia Gandhi remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 68th death anniversary and paid homage to the Father of the Nation.

Evil goes up in smoke as country celebrates Dussehra

October 22, 2015 10:00 pm

Giant effigies of ten-headed demon king Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Kumbhakaran went up in flames marking the triumph of good over evil as fervour marked Dussehra festivities across the country on Thursday (October 22). Pranab Mukherjee, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh, Rajnath Singh and other dignitaries watched the evil going up in smoke.

Congress continues protest against suspension of Lok Sabha MPs

August 05, 2015 4:27 pm

Senior Congress party leaders including former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh were seen standing near the Gandhi statue with black flags and placards.

Coal scam: Manmohan Singh's daughters attend court hearing

April 01, 2015 6:43 pm

Daughters of Former PM Manmohan Singh, Upinder Singh and Daman Singh, at the Supreme Court in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Sonia Gandhi leads march in support of Manmohan Singh

March 12, 2015 2:11 pm

Singh was coal minister for at least a part of the time when the alleged “inefficient” allocations were made.


Tall claims, empty boasts, falsification of facts not for him: Sonia Gandhi on Manmohan Singh

June 18, 2020 2:28 pm

Presenting former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh with the 2017 Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, disarmament & development, UPA Chairperson appeared to take a dig at the current dispensation through her praise for Dr Singh.

Don't target PM Modi unnecessarily: Naidu

February 25, 2016 4:21 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday targeted the Congress, saying that the grand old party, which has been tolerated by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for so many decades, should also tolerate the saffron party for at least ten years. Naidu said that the Congress was unnecessarily targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said unlike past governments where the prime minister (Manmohan Singh) presides and madam (Sonia Gandhi) decides, the BJP-led Government was working collectively in which Prime Minister Modi presides and the team decides.

PM Modi honours innovative officers of Indian Army

January 16, 2016 4:45 am

New Delhi, Jan 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented certificates to Indian Army officers for their innovative works on the occasion of Army Day. The officers were honoured for their contributions in the areas of communications, counter-militant operations and others. The 'At-Home function' held in New Delhi was attended by President Pranab Mukherjee, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and others. Army Day is observed every year on January 15 to commemorate Field Marshal K. M. Cariappa's taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from Sir Francis Butcher, the last British commander, in 1949.

Pakistan’s reaction on Pathankot terror attack not different: Congress

January 09, 2016 7:40 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday said Pakistan’s reaction is not very much different, adding that earlier Pakistan’s former prime minister Yusuf Gilani did the same thing after 26/11 attack and spoke to former prime minister Manmohan Singh, and now Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is also doing the same, after the Pathankot attack. He added that India has given them lot of evidences but Pakistan’s court is not treating those evidences with respect.