Who 'snatched' the food park from Amethi's farmers?

The food park would have changed the face of Amethi, benefiting the farmers. However, the same has been taken away from them, said Rahul Gandhi on Monday.

NDA releases UPA letter, says Congress-led govt made Amethi food park unviable

The NDA government has released a December 2012 letter purportedly written by the Petroleum Ministry stating that it would not be able to ensure uninterrupted domestic gas supply to the mega food park in Amethi that has now been scrapped.

Exclusive: Rahul Gandhi's selective interest in Amethi's industrial growth

Zee Media Exclusive: Watch Hayyat Ali, a farmer's saddening story related to the Food Park project. Why is Rahul Gandhi paying selective interest in Amethi's industrial growth?

Amethi Food park row: Has Rahul Gandhi lied to the Nation?

A day after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi attacked the Narendra Modi government in Lok Sabha over the reported scrapping of a mega food park project in Amethi, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said that no company has come forward for the food park.

Amethi Food park row: Has Rahul Gandhi lied to the Nation? Part-2

A day after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi attacked the Narendra Modi government in Lok Sabha over the reported scrapping of a mega food park project in Amethi, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said that no company has come forward for the food park.

Moily flays retrospective tax introduced by UPA govt

Congress leader Veerappa Moily on Tuesday criticised the retrospective tax introduced by the former UPA government in which he was a minister, saying it was a "failure" which cost the country "heavily".

Smriti Irani defends appointment of Vice Chancellors by UPA govt

Government Wednesday steered clear of getting into any controversy over the appointment of some Vice Chancellors by the UPA government, saying they were selected by Search and Selection Committees and any comment on them would go against the autonomy of the universities.

PM Narendra Modi targets UPA govt over coal scam

Targeting the previous UPA government on the coal scam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said coal blocks, whose earlier allocation had raised questions even against the then PM, had now fetched over Rs 2 lakh crore from auction of just 20 of them.

Govt proposes to take land bill for consideration in Lok Sabha on Monday
Govt proposes to take land bill for consideration in Lok Sabha on Monday

The controversial land bill will come up for consideration on Monday with government planning to bring some amendments to reach out to allies, Opposition and farmer bodies and take their concerns on board.

Top US official to visit India for talks on defence initiative

Senior Pentagon official Frank Kendall will arrive here later this week to hold talks on the Defence Trade and Technology Initiative (DTTI), firmed up during US President Barack Obama's visit last month.

Top-down approach in urban planning not desirable, says Naidu

Criticising the previous UPA government's approach on urban planning, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said that the "top-down" approach resulted in "design flaws" and led to "sub-optimal performance" by states under the JNNURM scheme.

Centre mulling amending SABLA scheme, says Maneka Gandhi

The Centre is planning to amend the SABLA scheme, introduced by the UPA government for empowerment of adolescent girls, with the consent of state governments, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said.

Former Union minister AR Antulay passes away

Former Union minister and veteran Congress leader AR Antulay passed away here on Tuesday.

BJP wanted material on Netaji public, now govt says no

The BJP-led government has refused to make public nearly 39 classified files on the mysterious disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and related matters, in sharp contrast to the demands of disclosure raised by its senior leaders when in Opposition.

Beni Prasad Verma criticises Narendra Modi Govt's Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

Congress leader Beni Prasad Verma on Monday charged the Narendra Modi Government with not doing any welfare work for the country's citizens and said it has only handed them "jhaadu" (broom) in the name of Swachh Bharat campaign.

Arun Jaitley hints at UPA minister's name in black money list
Arun Jaitley hints at UPA minister's name in black money list

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Wednesday may have dropped hints that a minister in the previous UPA government could be one of those who had stashed money abroad.

Skeleton of Congress` corruption tumbling out: BJP

Skeleton of Congress` corruption is now tumbling out, said the BJP following former CAG Vinod Rai`s revelations that he was pressurised by the former UPA govt to drop names from CAG reports.

Congress was allergic to Gujarat: State minister

Claiming that the Congress was "allergic" to it, a Gujarat minister has said the previous UPA government had a "discriminatory" attitude towards the state which hampered its growth prospects and prevented it from performing better than it had done.

Govt fine tunes shape of proposed body to replace collegium

Keen to bring a bill to scrap the present system of appointment of judges, government is weighing its options on the shape of the proposed body to replace the collegium system.