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PNB fraud: BJP blames Congress for 'original sin', questions Rahul Gandhi's presence at Gitanjali Jewels event

PNB fraud: BJP blames Congress for 'original sin', questions Rahul Gandhi's presence at Gitanjali Jewels event

BJP has alleged that top Congress leaders are involved in the PNB scam

Feb 17, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Government says blame UPA for PNB fraud, Congress advises 'homework' to BJP

Government says blame UPA for PNB fraud, Congress advises 'homework' to BJP

The MEA on Friday suspended with immediate effect the passports of diamantaire Nirav Modi and his business partner Mehul Choksi for four weeks.
 

Feb 16, 2018, 17:26 PM IST
What do you mean by 'Chhota Modi'? Angry BJP hits out at Congress for 'demeaning' jibe

What do you mean by 'Chhota Modi'? Angry BJP hits out at Congress for 'demeaning' jibe

Congress had said "chhota Modi" was part of a delegation travelling with Prime Minister Modi despite "the complaint against him".

Feb 15, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
'All downward': P Chidambaram takes a shot at Modi government's growth claims

'All downward': P Chidambaram takes a shot at Modi government's growth claims

Comparing the current growth rate with the same during the United Progressive Alliance government, Chidambaram claimed that the rate is way less now.

Feb 10, 2018, 14:03 PM IST
Arun Jaitley hits out at Chidambaram, says economy was in hands of a ‘terrible doctor’ under UPA govt

Arun Jaitley hits out at Chidambaram, says economy was in hands of a ‘terrible doctor’ under UPA govt

He said that the country was named in the fragile five economies in the world when P Chidambaram was the finance minister.

Feb 09, 2018, 22:43 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi clarifies on defence deals during UPA regime: Here's the full text

Rahul Gandhi clarifies on defence deals during UPA regime: Here's the full text

Here's the full text of Rahul Gandhi's clarification on defence deals signed during the UPA govt tenures.

Feb 09, 2018, 18:19 PM IST
Rs 12,000-cr relief for salaried class, senior citizens in Budget 2018: Jaitley

Rs 12,000-cr relief for salaried class, senior citizens in Budget 2018: Jaitley

He said that in the budget he tried to take care of every section and has given relief to middle class as well as senior citizens.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:08 AM IST
Arun Jaitley tears into Congress over Rafale deal, accuses it of 'seriously compromising' country's security

Arun Jaitley tears into Congress over Rafale deal, accuses it of 'seriously compromising' country's security

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday continued his attack on the government over the Rafale aircraft deal.

Feb 08, 2018, 22:10 PM IST
India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Duvvuri Subbarao today said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's decision to relax on fiscal consolidation to give himself more room to spend is a questionable, and by far the most disappointing decision of the budget.

Feb 08, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
Modi govt responds sharply to Rahul Gandhi on Rafale deal: Top 10 points

Modi govt responds sharply to Rahul Gandhi on Rafale deal: Top 10 points

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi had earlier in the day accused the Modi govt of protecting individuals allegedly involved in graft in the deal for the French fighter jets.

Feb 07, 2018, 21:16 PM IST
Congress to ally with like-minded parties to take on BJP, says Ashok Chavan in Mumbai

Congress to ally with like-minded parties to take on BJP, says Ashok Chavan in Mumbai

The Congress will ally with "like-minded" parties in Maharashtra, party's state unit chief has said.

Feb 07, 2018, 19:35 PM IST
Rafale deal is a 'scam': Rahul Gandhi questions Modi government for not sharing details

Rafale deal is a 'scam': Rahul Gandhi questions Modi government for not sharing details

India and France signed the inter-government agreement for buying 36 Rafale fighters, off the shelf, on September 23, 2016.

Feb 06, 2018, 17:14 PM IST
 Sonia Gandhi chairs Opposition meet, calls for unity inside, outside Parliament

Sonia Gandhi chairs Opposition meet, calls for unity inside, outside Parliament

Sonia Gandhi on Monday sought to garner the support of Opposition parties to put up a united front to plan a joint strategy for the ongoing Budget Session of Parliament.

Feb 01, 2018, 21:39 PM IST
All you need to know: January 2, 2018

All you need to know: January 2, 2018

Jan 02, 2018, 21:07 PM IST
NDA vs UPA: More terrorists killed, fewer terror attacks in J&K, finds report

NDA vs UPA: More terrorists killed, fewer terror attacks in J&K, finds report

While terrorism-related incidents have reportedly come down in the last four years when compared to the four-year period before it, civilian deaths have fallen as well.

Jan 02, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
A Raja's emotional letter to Karunanidhi: Place 2G verdict at your feet with gratitude

A Raja's emotional letter to Karunanidhi: Place 2G verdict at your feet with gratitude

A day after his acquittal in the 2G spectrum scam case, former telecom minister A Raja wrote an emotional letter to Karunanidhi and placed the verdict in "his feet with gratitude".   

Dec 22, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Manmohan Singh, UPA stand vindicated in 2G scam: Kapil Sibal

Manmohan Singh, UPA stand vindicated in 2G scam: Kapil Sibal

Congress leader and senior advocate Kapil Sibal on Thursday said the acquittal of all the accused in the 2G scam vindicated then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the UPA`s stand that there was no scam in the allocation of spectrum and licences to telecom companies.

Dec 21, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

LIVE: All accused acquitted in 2G spectrum scam cases; our stand vindicated, says Congress

In a big relief to Congress and DMK, the Special CBI court on Thursday all acquitted all accused, including former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and several others, in all 2G spectrum cases.

Dec 21, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
2G scam cases verdict awaited today: Here's all you need to know

2G scam cases verdict awaited today: Here's all you need to know

Here's all you need to know about the 2G scam - one of the largest scams in India, which caused huge loss to the public exchequer. 

Dec 21, 2017, 08:30 AM IST

Winter session in December, UPA too did it: Parliament minister

The government will call the winter session of Parliament in December and its dates will be announced soon, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said on Tuesday while citing precedents during the UPA rule to reject the Congress' allegations of 'delay'.

Nov 21, 2017, 17:03 PM IST