India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 28, 2015
Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has initiated discussion on Goods and Services Tax (GST) with Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh after BJP was trounced in Bihar Assembly elections.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 27, 2015
Shortly after it was announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had invited Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh for discussions over tea, Rahul Gandhi said that the government had been forced to take that step.
NDTV | Friday November 27, 2015
The BSE Sensex overlooked a sharp selloff in the rupee and weakness in Asian markets to edge higher on Friday. The 30-share benchmark gained around 150 points or over 0.5 per cent to surpass the psychological 26,000 level, while the Nifty jumped 50 points to close in near the key 7,950 levels.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday November 28, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited his predecessor Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi to his home for discussions over tea this evening, in what was seen as an attempt to unlock the Goods and Services Tax or GST, the government's most ambitious tax reform.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Sunday November 15, 2015
Buoyed by the party's impressive fare in Bihar, the Congress led by Sonia Gandhi today launched a renewed attack on the Narendra Modi-led government, accusing the Centre of creating an atmosphere of 'intolerance'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 13, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today cited his predecessors Jawaharlal Nehru and Manmohan Singh to highlight the connected histories of India and the UK during his historic address to British lawmakers.
India News | Friday November 6, 2015
In the middle of a nationwide debate on intolerance, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said supersession of dissent poses "grave danger" for economic development. "Nation deeply concerned at recent tragic instances of violations of freedom of thought," he said at a conference organized to mark the 125th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehr...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 28, 2015
A special court in New Delhi today deferred hearing in a coal block allocation case in which former prime minister Manmohan Singh was issued summons.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Former Union Minister Arun Shourie today launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government, saying that its "lack of direction is making people miss Dr Manmohan Singh", referring to the former Prime Minister.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
The Supreme Court today made it clear that the appeal of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, challenging the trial court order summoning him as an accused in a coal scam case, would be heard by a special bench which has been hearing such cases.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 28, 2015
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today told a special court that there is no prima facie evidence against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in coal block allocation case allegedly involving Jindal group firms.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Saturday September 26, 2015
Modi's propaganda machine, never far behind Goebbels', swung into action when Modi visited Nepal in August 2014, proclaiming that Modi had visited neighbouring Nepal within weeks of becoming PM whereas Dr. Manmohan Singh had failed in ten years to go to Nepal even once.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 26, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted his predecessor Manmohan Singh on his birthday.
India News | Agencies | Monday September 21, 2015
Manmohan Singh today won support from the CBI, which told the Supreme Court during a coal scam hearing that the former prime minister's case was "different".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
The last decade under Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was "wasted decade" like that of 1970s and 80s because decision making had shifted out of PMO unlike now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
Taking a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said people should speak only as much as they can deliver otherwise things get derailed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to travel to San Francisco in the last week of September after attending the 70th annual session of UN General Assembly in New York, becoming the fourth Indian PM to visit US' West Coast.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
Karnataka Minister UT Khader today slammed the Centre and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not addressing the farmers' problems and the agrarian crisis in the country.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Thursday July 16, 2015
Dr Manmohan Singh, the former Prime Minister, was among the passengers on board a Boeing Dreamliner that flew from Amritsar to Delhi without retracting its wheels.
India News | Thursday July 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a select interaction last week met 150 social media activists at his residence.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Congress chief Sonia Gandhi today took apart the Narendra Modi government over what she called its "substance' and "style" and claimed where the Congress had lost out on was its weak "marketing skills".
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today ripped into the Narendra Modi government's claims on economic revival. The Congress, he said, must not be defensive about its tenure at the Centre, since many of its initiatives are being repackaged by the NDA government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 7, 2015
In a public address organised by the Dhaka University, PM Modi said that he was positive about finding a solution to the Teesta river water issue.