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Subramanian Swamy


Subramanian Swamy claims Finance Ministry sitting on details of Chidambaram's son's foreign accounts

February 20, 2017 5:59 pm

Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has accused former Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti and his companies’ of holding 21 secret foreign bank accounts.

Maintain calm with neighbours but retaliate if needed, says Subramanian Swamy

January 14, 2017 5:34 pm

Swamy was speaking during a two-day seminar on "Continuity of Indian identity"

RSS provides training to take risks, says Subramanian Swamy

October 18, 2016 10:31 pm

Swamy said RSS indeed provides training to take risks and this helped while taking a call on launching the anti-terror operation on September 29.

BJP leadership upset over Subramanian Swamy's tirades against Arun Jaitley

June 24, 2016 7:23 pm

Sources indicated the party was not in a hurry to act against Swamy, a Rajya Sabha member, and would adopt a wait- and-watch attitude for some time.

Raghuram Rajan being attacked for fighting crony capitalism, says his Chicago University colleague

June 12, 2016 5:01 pm

Raghuram Rajan's colleague and co-author Luigi Zingales defended him saying he was being attacked for "fighting the inefficiency of the banking system".

Chai pe Charcha: Swamy's advice to Javadekar to sort out differences with Maneka

June 10, 2016 11:41 am

Maneka Gandhi had a spat with the environment minister over killings of animals for scientific research

Subramanian Swamy is my hero, Ram temple in Ayodhya by 2017: Uma Bharti

June 05, 2016 1:46 pm

Uma Bharti: "I respect Swamy very much. He is my hero.... So whatever he says, I will believe that."

Swamy writes to PM again, levels more allegations against Raghuram Rajan

May 27, 2016 2:15 am

Rajan, the BJP leader also claimed, has been sending confidential and sensitive financial information using unsecured Chicago University email id and publicly disparaging the BJP government.

Jaitley disapproves personal attacks on RBI chief Raghuram Rajan

May 26, 2016 6:22 pm

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that one can either agree or disagree with the RBI's judgement but that is a debate on issues, its important that it doesn't turn into a debate on individuals.

Jaya’s letter to PM Modi on exemption from NEET should go in trash: Swamy

May 25, 2016 3:39 pm

Swamy’s reaction comes in the wake of Jayalalithaa’s recent letter to the Prime Minister asking him to exempt the state from the NEET.


Subramanian Swamy targets Sonia Gandhi over AgustaWestland chopper scam: Here's all you need to know

April 28, 2016 6:39 pm

Angry exchanges between opposition Congress and ruling BJP members over Subramaniam Swamy seeking to drag Sonia Gandhi’s name in the controversial AgustaWestland helicopter contract bribery case led to uproar in the Rajya Sabha.


What were the cases CBI Director Alok Verma was investigating before he was sent on leave

June 18, 2020 2:32 pm

The CBI director, Alok Verma, was investigating several key cases, including a complaint about the controversial Rafale deal, when the government suddenly sent him on leave.

Why was Chidambaram silent when Afzal was hanged?: Swamy

February 25, 2016 9:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Attacking former finance minister P Chidambaram for his remarks on Afzal’s hanging, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said what took him two years to open his mouth? Swamy questioned that despite being in part of UPA government at that time, why had Chidambaram maintained silence, if there were grave doubts about the extent of Afzal’s involvement in the 2001 Parliament attack. He further said a case of sedition should be filed against him for provoking people to bring down the current government.

Sunanda Pushkar died due to anti-anxiety drug overdose: Swamy

January 22, 2016 12:13 pm

Kochi, Jan 22 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday stated that Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar's died “due to poison”. He added that she died due to an overdose of anti-anxiety drug, Alprax, which if given in high dose, causes heart failure. He further said that Tharoor statement to the police was contradictory, which shows that he is hiding something, and now he has become the prime suspect in the investigation.

Ignore 'Pet' Salauddin's Pathankot terror attack claim: Swamy

January 21, 2016 8:38 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said Hizb-ul-Mujahideen chief Sayeed Salahuddin's claim that his outfit was responsible for the January 1 and 2, 2016 terror strike in Pathankot, Punjab, should be dismissed and disregarded. He also said that they are here because they are being fed like their pets of the Pakistan government. He has also criticised Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's 'Kashmir policy'.

University has right to suspend students not attending classes: Swamy on Dalit student suicide case

January 21, 2016 7:55 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Commenting on the Hyderabad Dalit student suicide case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said a university is a place to learn and the administration has all the rights to suspend students who do not attend classes. He added that the boy who committed suicide was not barred from studying, going to library or anywhere else. He was only asked not to stay in the university hostel as he was involved in “violent activities”. He further stated that suspension does not mean expulsion and he shouldn’t have taken such a big step.

Tharoor should be taken into custody for questioning: Swamy

January 16, 2016 8:18 am

Jaipur, Jan 16 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said that FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) report found presence of heart-arrest injectable poison Lidocaine in wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Sunanda Pushkar’s body. He added that the Delhi police had categorically asserted that the cause of Pushkar’s death was not natural, and police should immediately take Tharoor into custody for questioning.

Arrest of JeM chief is media hype: Subramanian Swamy

January 15, 2016 10:37 am

New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday said the arrest of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) chief Maulana MasoodAzhar in connection with the Pathankot attack was all a media hype. Swamy stressed that there has been no confirmation from Pakistan and therefore media statements could not be considered factual. Meanwhile, Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit also expressed his views, saying the arrest made by Pakistan is nothing but ostentation.

BJP, PDP to mutually decide next J-K CM: BJP

January 12, 2016 6:51 am

New Delhi, Jan 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Zafar Islam on Tuesday said that the BJP had good alliance with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He said whatever be the decision regarding the selection of Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir it would for the welfare of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. BJP leader, Subramanian Swamy also echoed similar views and said that Jammu and Kashmir needed to follow the democratic process of electing the next Chief Minister. He added that Mehbooba Mufti could take time to consider her candidature for the post of Chief Minister of J-K but a consensus would be reached only after both the parties come to a decision.

National Herald case: ‘Delighted’ Swamy says court will summon ministries

January 11, 2016 2:07 pm

New delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said the court will soon send summons to the ministries having documents related to the National Herald case. He informed that the court would send summons to Income Tax (IT), Enforcement Directorate (ED), Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Finance Ministry, Registrar of Companies and Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in connection with this case.