India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
The government on Saturday hit back at former Defence Minister AK Antony over his remarks that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "misleading" the nation on the 'One Rank One Pension' issue.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
Former Defence Minister AK Antony on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "criminal inaction" leading to delay in implementation of the "One Rank One Pension" (OROP) decision of the UPA government and claimed that it has made ex-servicemen "restless".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 27, 2015
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Congress om Monday hit back at Manohar Parrikar for attacking his predecessor AK Antony, alleging that the Defence Minister was not kept in the loop by Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he clinched the high-profile Rafale fighter jet deal with French President Francois Hollande last month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
Former Defence Minister AK Antony today raised several questions over the Rafale fighter jet deal, wondering whether the Finance Ministry and Defence Acquisition Council were taken on board while clinching the agreement with France.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will go on his maiden foreign visit to Japan later this month as part of India's effort to step up its defence diplomacy.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
Veteran Congress leader and Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan, who was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Bengaluru for liver related ailments, passed away this morning.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday January 23, 2015
Senior Congress leader Janardhan Dwivedi met AK Antony, who heads the Congress Disciplinary Committee, on Thursday evening to clarify the remarks he purportedly made to a news website about Narendra Modi, sources told NDTV.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today took a dig at his predecessor AK Antony, saying though he had a clean image, it was not reflected in defence procurement during his time.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday August 15, 2014
After over months of assessing the Congress' debacle in the national elections this year, the AK Antony Committee has concluded that Rahul Gandhi is not responsible for the crushing defeat.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Attacking the NDA government for raising the Foreign Direct Investment or FDI limit to 49 per cent in the defence sector, former Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday said that previous governments had overcome the "pressure tactics" of "lobbies" working for 100 per cent FDI in the key area.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Monday July 7, 2014
He enunciated a local Kerala truth, says Shashi Tharoor.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Digvijaya Singh's defense of Rahul is hypocritical, writes Ashok Malik.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 30, 2014
With Congress veteran A K Antony's comment that there had been a slight erosion in people's confidence in the party's secular commitment, sparking a debate, his confidant and KPCC president V M Sudheeran today clarified his senior colleague's remarks were "Kerala-centric and well-intentioned".
India News | Sidharth Pandey | Sunday June 29, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party today took on the Congress for the comment made by its senior leader AK Antony about dipping secular credentials of the party.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
A high-powered panel of Congress led by party veteran A K Antony on Sunday took stock of factors leading to its crushing defeat in the Lok Sabha elections in Jharkhand, Odisha and Chhattisgarh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 20, 2014
Making it clear that his party had not sought Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's removal from the post, NCP chief Sharad Pawar today said that he was, however, not averse to the idea.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Friday June 20, 2014
A month after the Congress got decimated in the Lok Sabha polls, the party seems to be in revamp mode.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 6, 2014
Probing the bribery allegation levelled by former Army Chief V K Singh, CBI has recorded the statements of Defence Minister A K Antony and the Prime Minister's Advisor T K A Nair.
Elections News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday April 8, 2014
High decibel campaigns and a photo finish described the last day of campaigning by key rivals in Thiruvananthapuram for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
Elections News | Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday April 7, 2014
Campaigning for Dr Benett Abraham, the LDF candidate in Thiruvananthapuram, CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat today said that the Congress will face the 'worst electoral defeat' in its history.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Senior Congress leader and Defence Minister A K Antony has said it would be a "disaster" for the country if BJP comes to power at the Centre and dubbed surveys predicting the party having an edge in the Lok Sabha polls as a marketing strategy by the corporates.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 30, 2014
Discounting the chances of the BJP forming the government at the Centre, senior Congress leader and Defence Minister AK Antony today asked the Left led by CPI-M to prove their commitment to secularism and national unity by supporting the Congress after the elections.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 9, 2014
Congress today scotched speculation that senior leader and Defence Minister AK Antony might contest from a Lok Sabha seat in Kerala.