AgustaWestland yet to return entire down payment made by India for VVIP choppers: Report

AgustaWestland yet to return entire down payment made by India for VVIP choppers: Report

AgustaWestland, a UK-based subsidiary of Italian conglomerate Finmeccanica, has yet to return some 106 million euros to India, the report said.

AugustaWestland chopper deal: It's political conspiracy to cover up criminal negligence in pursuing CBI inquiry, says AK Antony

Hitting back at the BJP over controversial Rs 3,600 VVIP AugustaWestland chopper deal, Congress leader and former defence minister AK Antony said on Wednesday that it was political conspiracy.

Jaitley's 'reform or perish' comment pro-rich: Tarun Gogoi

Jaitley's 'reform or perish' comment pro-rich: Tarun Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has termed Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's statement asking states to reform to attract investment or perish as the "pro-capitalist" agenda of the BJP.

How can there be empowerment of women without representation, asks Pranab Mukherjee

President was inaugurating the first-ever National Conference of Women Legislators in Delhi.

Chidambaram knew about Mani's torture during probe: Lawyer

Mani on Tuesday claimed that he did not draft the second affidavit and had been ordered to sign the file in the Ishrat Jahan case.

President returns Gujarat anti-terror bill, seeks more inputs

President returns Gujarat anti-terror bill, seeks more inputs

The Home Ministry has informed the President after his communication that it was withdrawing the bill and will submit a re-worked bill for his consent.

Vijay Mallya blames UPA for Kingfisher's failure, names P Chidambaram

Vijay Mallya blames UPA for Kingfisher's failure, names P Chidambaram

On Thursday, the CBI had questioned Vijay Mallya examined UB Group Chairman Vijay Mallya in connection with its probe into alleged loan default of Rs 900 crore taken from IDBI bank.

HRD ministry was earlier known for political friction: Smriti Irani

 Smriti Irani on Friday said that the HRD ministry was known for "political friction" for long.

FM Arun Jaitley targets Kapil Sibal as court throws out CBI case of 2002

Jaitley said the retired judge had opined that there could be an arbitrariness in fixing the Spectrum User Charges for allocation of additional spectrum.

'UPA awarded Aadhaar card projects over Rs 13,000 crore without tenders'

'UPA awarded Aadhaar card projects over Rs 13,000 crore without tenders'

Aadhaar card projects of the UIDAI worth over Rs.13,000 crore were awarded without issuing tenders by the previous UPA government, according to a RTI response, an activist said here on Saturday.

 

Manmohan, Montek were reluctant reformers: Arun Maria

Manmohan, Montek were reluctant reformers: Arun Maria

Former Planning Commission member Arun Maira has revealed that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had inducted him as a change management expert but never backed any changes.

Modi govt will not allow people's faith to be broken: Rajnath

The faith of people, who brought the Narendra Modi government to power with absolute majority, will not be allowed to be broken, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said and made it clear that results of various steps taken will be reflected on the ground soon.

Did UPA fail to bring Dawood Ibrahim in 2013?

Dawood Ibrahim, 1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused and India’s most wanted person, wanted to return to India in 2013 and had established contact with the Manmohan Singh government, a newspaper report said on Tuesday.

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Aadhar card not mandatory, says Supreme Court

Aadhar card not mandatory, says Supreme Court

In an order with wide ramifications, the Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that Aadhar card is not mandatory for the citizens.

Accept that UPA contributed to Bihar's development: Congress to PM Modi

Congress leader PC Chacko on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should accept that that the UPA government contributed to the development of Bihar.

PM Modi leaves "positive impression" during foreign visits: Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor again praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, saying he leaves a "positive impression" during his foreign visits and that he does a "right thing" in which ever country he travels.

I have done nothing wrong: Former IPL chief Lalit Modi

I have done nothing wrong: Former IPL chief Lalit Modi

IPL's controversial former chief Lalit Modi on Tuesday said he has been "over criticised" and "taken to task" by former UPA government.

West Bengal to benefit hugely from Finance Commission award: FM Jaitley

Rejecting criticism that West Bengal has not gained from the 14th Finance Commission, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the state will get Rs 2,85,200 crore during 2015-20, which is nearly three times the amount it received in the previous five years of UPA-2 regime.

 UPA did little to improve Delhi's air quality: Prakash Javadekar

UPA did little to improve Delhi's air quality: Prakash Javadekar

 Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday blamed the erstwhile UPA government for not doing much to improve the national capital's air quality, which started deteriorating in 2007.

Countrymen should file PIL against Kapil Sibal: Ananth Kumar

Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers Ananth Kumar on Wednesday asked countrymen to file Public Interest Litigation (PIL) against former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal for "lying to the country in regard to the loss suffered on spectrum issue".