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.
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 | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday November 24, 2015
When Rahul Gandhi launched an attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur today, next to him stood a man who was jailed last year for a hate speech against Mr Modi during the campaign for the national election.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday November 23, 2015
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi is holding a foot march in Uttar Pradesh's Sarsawa today to show solidarity with sugarcane farmers, who are yet to receive their dues. Assembly elections are due in the state in 2017.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Friday November 20, 2015
A combative Rahul Gandhi today challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to institute investigations into what he called "the many allegations flung at me by the BJP and the RSS" and throw him in jail if proved.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today said massive investment was required for development of railways in the first five years.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 20, 2015
As the countdown to Dusshera started, President Pranab Mukherjee made another appeal for unity and tolerance, and appealed to the nation "eliminate the Asuras or divisive forces".
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu | Saturday October 17, 2015
Speaking out for first time after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on the mob-lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh's Dadri allegedly over rumours that he had eaten beef, key BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal slammed the party for failing to act against 'rotor-mouths'.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 9, 2015
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces opposition demands for his statement on the mob killing of a Muslim man over beef rumours, NDTV has seen a note from his office asking states to consider legislation banning cow slaughter.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Surabhi Pandey | Thursday October 8, 2015
President Pranab Mukherjee has made an appeal for tolerance, days after a mob lynched a Muslim man in an Uttar Pradesh village, just 30 km away from the national capital, allegedly over rumours of cow slaughter.
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday September 30, 2015
More than a month after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called to end the culture of "sifarish" (recommendation leading to nepotism), the government has decided to do away with the process of interviews in junior posts.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 28, 2015
Rahul Gandhi's office today tweeted images of the Congress vice president attending a conference in the American resort town of Aspen, days after the ruling BJP raised questions about whether he was holidaying in the US.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday September 20, 2015
As campaigning gathers momentum for the assembly elections in Bihar, the Congress held a farmers' rally in Delhi, in which party chief Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in whose name the BJP is seeking votes.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, will no longer be spared security checks at airports. The government has withdrawn Mr Vadra's no-frisking privileges, which had generated much controversy and debate.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday September 3, 2015
Rahul Gandhi has been told often by his party that the top job is his, whenever he wants it. But sources within the Congress say that opinion has shifted from earlier this year, when, on record, top leaders had said that the 45-year-old would in months replace his mother, Sonia Gandhi, as party president.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 31, 2015
In a high-level shake-up in the government, a new home secretary will take over just six months after the last appointment.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu | Saturday August 29, 2015
The controversial land ordinance may be allowed to lapse and the government will soon issue an order to continue benefits for farmers under the 2013 Land Acquisition Act.
India News | Written by Sunil Prabhu | Tuesday August 25, 2015
A salary hike for lakhs of government employees will be delayed by two months by a panel that decides on their salaries, according to sources. The 7th Pay Commission is not expected to lower or increase the retirement age for 54 lakh government employees, but its final report on salary hike that was to be submitted to the Centre by the end of this ...
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 24, 2015
The office of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stepped into the process of divestment, calling for a clear roadmap for 58 loss-making Public Sector Enterprises. It has been decided to close five of these units immediately, 11 will stop getting non-budgetary support.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 20, 2015
The Union ministry of land resources had pitched for a fresh ordinance or executive order on the land acquisition act.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 19, 2015
There has been a proposal to reverse the no-detention policy in schools as it is adversely affecting learning, but the Centre has decided to wait for a written response on the issue from all states, Union human resources development minister Smriti Irani said today
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday August 17, 2015
Predictably, PM Modi's remonstration from PM Modi about the previous Congress-led government drew quick protest from its leaders.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Thursday August 13, 2015
In an embarrassment to the Centre, a parliamentary panel has pulled up the government over its failure to combat corruption in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), in a report that has many BJP lawmakers as signatories as well.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Initiating a debate in the Lok Sabha on "Lalitgate", the controversy that has left parliament paralysed, the Congress today posed seven questions on foreign minister Sushma Swaraj's assistance to tainted cricket moghul Lalit Modi.