Manmohan Singh is the first former Prime Minister to be a member of a parliamentary standing committee. He is on the finance panel, headed by fellow Congressman M Veerapa Moily, who was a minister in Dr Singh's government.
India will send a team of videographers to Japan to record the accounts of the Japanese people who have been close to nationalist leader Subash Chandra Bose when he was in this country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
One of the four companies chargesheeted by the CBI in the telecom scam, Astro All Asia Networks Limited, says it has not been "formally notified nor served with any chargesheet" and denies the allegations "as totally unfounded and baseless."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives his ministerial colleagues all the freedom and encourages them to take decisions, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said today while remarking that "policy paralysis" had come to an end under the new regime.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday led her party's attack against the Narendra Modi government and flagged the issue of price rise as the Congress slammed both the Prime Minister and the BJP for "rise in communal tension" as the NDA completes 100 days in power.