Defence Minister criticises Antony's tenure

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday took a dig at his predecessor AK Antony, saying though he had a clean image, it was not reflected in defence procurement during his time.

New defence procurement policy under consideration

Aiming for transparent but faster military procurements, the Narendra Modi government is considering rolling out by January a new defence procurement policy that will have fresh norms for blacklisting firms and engagement of 'agents' besides attracting investments.

Top Congress leaders upset over not being invited to conference on Nehru: Reports
Top Congress leaders upset over not being invited to conference on Nehru: Reports

The Congress party, after suffering a rout in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, was appeared to be in disarray.

Antony, Chidambaram, Shinde missing at international Nehru meet

Several senior Congress leaders including A K Antony, P Chidambaram, Sushilkumar Shinde and Kamal Nath were conspicuous by their absence at the International Conference on Jawaharlal Nehru organised here on Monday.

Former Navy chief admiral DK Joshi criticises UPA govt's defence management

Former Navy chief admiral DK Joshi, who resigned in the wake of a blast in a submarine last year, on Tuesday made a sharp criticism of the defence management in the previous government and alleged there was no accountability and authority.

AK Antony report 'may be' taken up after polls

The Congress seems to be in no hurry to discuss the report of the AK Antony panel, which went into the reasons behind the party's debacle in the Lok Sabha elections.

 Tatra case: Tejinder Singh's bail plea dismissed, sent to jail
Tatra case: Tejinder Singh's bail plea dismissed, sent to jail

Dismissing the bail plea of Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh, a special court here, Monday, ordered his arrest in connection with the Tatra trucks bribery case.

Tatra case: Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh summoned by court on Sept 1

A Delhi court on Thursday summoned Lt Gen (retd) Tejinder Singh for allegedly offering bribe to ex-Army Chief Gen (retd) VK Singh in Tatra truck deal case.

Chandy briefs Antony on decision to shut bars

Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday briefed senior Congress leader AK Antony on the UDF Government's new liquor policy that sharply cuts down on availability of alcoholic drinks.

Media a contributory factor for Congress` poll debacle: Azad

Media was "one of the contributory factors" for the Congress debacle in the Lok Sabha polls as its entire focus was one person, party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said.

Lok Sabha poll debacle: Antony panel doesn`t blame Rahul Gandhi

The much talked about report of the AK Antony panel, which went into the reasons of worst-ever poll debacle of Congress, was today submitted to party President Sonia Gandhi.

Goa Congress chief submits resignation over poll debacle

Goa Congress chief John Fernandes has submitted his resignation to the committee led by A K Antony, owning responsibility for the party`s defeat in both the Lok Sabha constituencies in the state.

Goa Congress chief submits resignation over poll debacle

Goa Congress chief John Fernandes has submitted his resignation to the committee led by AK Antony, owning responsibility for the party`s defeat in both the Lok Sabha constituencies.

Rahul has all `attributes` of genuine leader: Congress

Rahul Gandhi has all the "attributes" of a genuine leader and there is no confusion in the party over his leadership qualities, Congress said on Monday, seeking to put an end to the controversy sparked by General Secretary Digvijay Singh`s comments that he lacked "ruling temperament".

No appeasement of Muslims by Cong: Anil Shastri

AK Antony`s remarks on minorities continued to create ripples with a senior party leader rejecting contentions that the party was appeasing minority communities.

BJP hails `honest soul-searching` by Antony on Congress secularism

BJP on Sunday welcomed the public admission by senior Congress leader AK Antony that his party`s secularism was slanted in favour of minorities and said that it now stands vindicated regarding its position on the issue.

AK Antony`s comment on secularism was Kerala-centric: KPCC president

With Congress veteran AK Antony`s comment that there had been a slight erosion in people`s confidence in the party`s secular commitment sparking a debate, his confidant and KPCC president VM Sudheeran on Sunday clarified his senior colleague`s remarks were "Kerala-centric and well-intentioned".

Maharashtra CM blamed by Congress members for LS polls debacle

Prithviraj Chavan came under scathing attack at a meeting of the AICC Committee headed by senior leader AK Antony, with some state leaders telling the high command that the party`s fate would be no better in the Assembly polls.

Antony`s remarks about Congress being pro-minority could be debated in party: Shakeel Ahmed

Congress leader A K Antony`s remarks that some sections of society have an impression that the party is inclined to minority communities could start a debate in the party as a general secretary said the issue will be deliberated.

Congress biggest communal force in country: BJP on Antony`s statement

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday tore into the Congress over former defence minister AK Antony`s recent statement that the Congress party`s apparent proximity with minority groups created doubts in the minds of the people about its secularism.