The suit continued to be the leitmotif in Rahul Gandhi's attack on the Narendra Modi government on Day 2 of his visit to Kerala. This time he told fishermen, "We are not scared of Narendra Modi and his five or six friends in suits."
Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday May 27, 2015, New Delhi
Accused by former aides and colleagues of permissiveness towards corruption in his government, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said, "I have not used my public office to enrich myself, my family members or my friends."
The silent world of five-year-old Amreshwar Soni crackled with hope when a letter arrived from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's office in February that has the potential to change a life. The PM sent a cheque for Rs three lakh in response to a request from Amreshwar's father, who said his son needs an operation to improve his hearing.
As India tries to uncover who has stashed untaxed money abroad, Switzerland is, in an unusual deviation from its super-secretive banking rules, releasing the names of people who are being investigated for alleged tax evasion in their countries of origin.
NDTV.com | Wednesday May 27, 2015, Thrissur, Kerala
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressed a fishermen's gathering at a village in Kerala's Thrissur. Mr Gandhi is also expected to meet rubber plantation families in Aluva in Cochin this afternoon.
The story had the grim ring of familiarity. A man who had come from Liberia showed up at a hospital, complaining of fever and tiredness. He was examined and sent home. Several days later he was hospitalized again, in worse condition. In another few days he was dead.
Keeping up the offensive against the Modi government over the Rafale deal, Congress on Tuesday accused it of giving a go bye to its much-flaunted 'Make in India" programme while entering into an agreement for the purchase of the fighter jets from France.
Ahead of the assembly elections in Assam, the Narendra Modi government has decided to issue an executive order to help religious minorities from Pakistan and Bangladesh who live in India, to get residential permits, sources told NDTV.