CET issue: PM to meet IIT Federation today

After request of Faculty Federation and Alumni Associations of IIT to intervene on the proposed CET issue, PM will now meet them at 4 pm on Thursday.

Now, IIT-Kanpur seeks PM`s help on CET

Two days after raising the banner of revolt against the proposed Common Entrance Test (CET), IIT-Kanpur professors has now sought "direct and immediate intervention" of PM Manmohan Singh to settle the issue.

‘Govt white paper on black money is full of lies`

Terming the government`s white paper on black money as a "lie paper", yoga guru Baba Ramdev Monday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of working under pressure and was not even able to smile.

All set for Lokpal battle Stage-III

Attacking the UPA govt for keeping CBI out of Lokpal, Anna Hazare Wednesday accused it of "cheating" the people by bringing a weak Bill to "save" corrupt politicians.

PM arrives in Moscow for India-Russia summit

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived here Thursday on a three-day visit for a bilateral summit with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev.

Dangerous to have a weak PM: Anna

Noted social activist Anna Hazare on Friday made a direct attack on the Congress-led UPA govt by saying having a weak Prime Minister is dangerous for the country.

PM`s departure statement for UN visit

Following is the text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s statement, ahead of his visit to the United Nations, issued Wednesday.

Joshi`s `magic wand` that got the PM to smile

The Lok Sabha broke into peels of laughter - and even Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s usually impassive face creased into a smile - during BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi`s speech on the otherwise contentious issue of corruption.

What happened to PM`s honorary degree?

PM Manmohan Singh is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished students to have ever studied at Punjab University.

Krishna embarks on Bangladesh visit

External Affairs Minister SM Krishna Wednesday embarked on an official visit to Bangladesh during which he is expected to convey India`s commitment to forging a strong and enduring relationship with the neighbouring country.

PM calls for formulating "HIV-sensitive" policies

Terming AIDS as the biggest health
challenge confronting humanity, PM Manmohan Singh Monday asked ministries to formulate "HIV-sensitive" policies.

Manmohan to go to Dhaka on Sep 6

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will Sep 6 go on a two-day visit to Bangladesh, on a trip that is expected to underline a new phase in improving bilateral relations.

Don`t neglect people with HIV: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday asked ministries to make various welfare schemes more accessible to people with HIV/AIDS.

Chidambaram a fraud, should quit: Jaya

Jaya`s visit to New Delhi has triggered speculation that the Congress may be preparing to dump the DMK and embrace the AIADMK.

PM meets cabinet, with Maran present

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday met his cabinet at his residence here, and an official said yoga guru Baba Ramdev`s threatened hunger strike against corruption might be discussed.

PM directs upgradation at nuke plants

In the backdrop of Japan`s nuclear plant leak, PM reviewed India`s disaster preparedness.

PM praises Tanzania`s Indian community

The Indian community here came in for praise from PM Manmohan Singh who said they have earned a reputation for entrepreneurial spirit, perseverance and hard work making remarkable contributions to the development of Tanzania.

India-China ties has global significance: PM

The BRICS Summit is expected to discuss the volatile situation in Gulf and North African countries, including Libya.

Hazare writes to PM on Lokpal issue

Anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare Tuesday shot off a letter to PM Manmohan Singh, slamming the reaction of his government and Congress to his indefinite fast on Lokpal Bill issue.

Japan crisis: PM says need to revisit N-strategy

PM Manmohan Singh Friday said the nuclear crisis in Japan has underlined the need for revisiting strategies for safety of atomic plants and that he has already ordered a "thorough review".