India News | Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 3, 2015
The Congress' Digvijaya Singh has taken on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Twitter this morning for the latter's Facebook post slamming the Congress for disruptions in Parliament that have held up the Goods and Services Tax or GST bill.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday July 30, 2015
The BJP has challenged Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son and deputy Rahul Gandhi to officially condemn comments made by their party leader Digvijaya Singh on Twitter today, saying a failure to do so will mean that he has spoken on their behalf.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 24, 2015
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has been described as a "born conspirator" by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is under fire from the opposition for his alleged role in the Vyapam scam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
Congress leader Digvijay Singh today criticised the Maharashtra government's decision to award the prestigious Maharashtra Bhushan award for writer Babasaheb Purandare. The leader alleged that tampering with historical facts has become an agenda of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
India News | Barkha Dutt, Ruby Dhingra (with inputs from Siddharth Ranjan Das) | Saturday July 11, 2015
A mystery woman has now emerged as a key protagonist in the "killer" Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh that has generated much political heat after a spate of mysterious deaths of those accused in the case or listed as witnesses.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava; edited by Mala Das | Thursday July 9, 2015
The Centre is actively considering removing Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav, sources have said, after the Supreme Court today issued a notice to him on a petition on his alleged role in the Vyapam scam.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday July 9, 2015
Early this morning, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met the family of Akshay Singh, the journalist who died on Saturday while reporting on the Vyapam scam.
India News | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, in Delhi for an official meeting, today said he would visit the home of Akshay Singh, the journalist who died on Saturday while reporting on the Vyapam scam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
The Supreme Court today agreed to hear on July 9 the plea of Congress leader Digvijay Singh and three whistleblowers seeking an apex court-monitored CBI probe into the Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The opposition today stepped up its demand for a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Lalit Modi controversy. The demands grew more strident after PM Modi skipped the issue on his monthly radio address Mann ki Baat and what was interpreted as senior BJP leader LK Advani's veiled criticism on the subject.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today said that is a lesson every political party and leader should learn, including the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Keeping up the attack on the government over 'Modigate', Congress general Secretary Digvijaya Singh today questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's silence on the issue.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The Rajya Sabha today named 10 members, including Digvijaya Singh of Congress and Trinamool Congress' Derek O'Brien, to the Joint Committee that will look into the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday April 24, 2015
When Congress leader Digvijaya Singh accused Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, of direct participation in a major corruption scam, he purveyed an excel spreadsheet that allegedly indicted the BJP leader.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
"Old leaves fall, new ones grow. Time for our retirement has come. It is the era of youth," Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh today said a day after Rahul Gandhi came back ending his sabbatical amid talk of his possible elevation as Congress President.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 15, 2015
Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh today expressed his disappointment over ongoing probe into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Board Examination (MPPEB) scam saying he will approach President Pranab Mukherjee on the issue to get "justice".
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday April 6, 2015
Outrage, hot debate and even jokes propelled the term "five star activists" to top Twitter trend on Monday. Political rivals and activists have taken umbrage at Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioning the judiciary against verdicts influenced by "five star activists" in a speech on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 6, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that judiciary should guard against 'five-star activists' and it was not as fearless as it used to be were today slammed by opposition parties as "outrageous and damaging" that amounted to contempt of court.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu and Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Sunday March 1, 2015
Sonia Gandhi today did not deny reports that her son Rahul, currently on a sabbatical, will be elevated as Congress president in April and told reporters, "When it is decided, you all will know."
India News | Wednesday February 25, 2015
After Anna Hazare's two-day agitation in the heart of the capital, the Congress took its protest against the Modi government's land acquisition ordinance to Delhi's streets in a mega rally.
India News | Tuesday February 24, 2015
On Twitter, attempts to crack the who-dun-it of the Congress party.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Rahul Gandhi's absence at the start of an important budget session left many in his Congress party baffled and clamming up to the media, but senior party leader Digvijaya Singh has openly questioned his timing.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday February 19, 2015
The Congress, which had accused Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan involvement in the scam, interrupted the opening speech by Governor Ram Naresh Yadav with repeated slogans, alleging his son Shailesh was involved in the matter as well.
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that he is considering legal action against Congress leader Digvijaya Singh regarding the latter's charges against him in the exam scam.