Congress created single vendor situation in VVIP chopper deal: Manohar Parrikar

Congress created single vendor situation in VVIP chopper deal: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said Congress created single vendor situation in the Rs 3600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

Supreme Court orders floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly on May 10, bars 9 disqualified Congress MLAs from voting

Supreme Court orders floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly on May 10, bars 9 disqualified Congress MLAs from voting

Uttarakhand was plunged into political uncertainty after nine Congress legislators revolted and turned to the BJP.

March for democracy: Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh briefly detained

March for democracy: Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh briefly detained

Congress president Sonia Gandhi, party vice president Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh, who were leading 'Save democracy' march in the national capital, were detained by Delhi Police on Friday.

Sonia Gandhi hits out at PM Narendra Modi, accuses BJP of murdering democracy

Sonia Gandhi hits out at PM Narendra Modi, accuses BJP of murdering democracy

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh.

BJP likely to rule Gandhinagar civic body as 2 Congress corporators join party

BJP likely to rule Gandhinagar civic body as 2 Congress corporators join party

Gujarat's ruling BJP on Friday gained control of the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation (GMC) as two Congress corporators defect to the party, reports Tv9 Gujarati.

Rajnath Singh to campaign in Kerala for two days from today

Rajnath Singh to campaign in Kerala for two days from today

Election to the 140-member Kerala Assembly will take place on May 16.

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Narendra Modi, Mohan Bhagwat, says nation doesn't belong to a single person

Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Narendra Modi, Mohan Bhagwat, says nation doesn't belong to a single person

Ahead of Congress' 'Save Democracy' rally, party vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat.

VVIP chopper scam: Sonia, Rahul to lead Congress'  'Save Democracy' rally in Delhi today

VVIP chopper scam: Sonia, Rahul to lead Congress' 'Save Democracy' rally in Delhi today

Jairam Ramesh accused PM Narendra Modi of "masterminding a conspiracy to implicate" Congress leadership in the AgustaWestland case.

West Bengal polls: Overall polling percentage recorded in 25 constituencies in final phase till 5 pm is 84.24%, says EC

Voting for West Bengal assembly polls for the sixth and final phase began at 7 am on Thursday for 25 constituencies in the two districts of East Midnapore and Coochbehar amidst strict security. Here are the updates.

Uttarakhand crisis: After CBI summon, Harish Rawat says will cooperate, adds 'Public is ultimate master'

Uttarakhand crisis: After CBI summon, Harish Rawat says will cooperate, adds 'Public is ultimate master'

Hours after the CBI on Thursday summoned Harish Rawat to Delhi for questioning on Monday in a corruption case, the former Uttarakhand Chief Minister said that he will co-operate with the investigating agency.

When Subramanian Swamy raised Ram Temple issue in Rajya Sabha today – Watch

When Subramanian Swamy raised Ram Temple issue in Rajya Sabha today – Watch

Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed an uproar when BJP`s Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy demanded a decision on the vexed issue of the Ram temple at Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh.

Subramanian Swamy raises Ram temple issue in Rajya Sabha

BJP`s Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy on Thursday demanded a decision on the vexed issue of the Ram temple at Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh and urged the government to make a statement on the day-to-day hearing of the case in the Supreme Court.

CBI must summon Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh on AgustaWestland deal: Subramanian Swamy

CBI must summon Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh on AgustaWestland deal: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh should be summoned by the CBI on the AgustaWestland helicopter case.

How Subramanian Swamy​ got "sensitive", confidential documents? asks Congress

How Subramanian Swamy​ got "sensitive", confidential documents? asks Congress

A day after Rajya Sabha discussed the AgustaWestland helicopter issue, Congress member Anand Sharma on Thursday sought to know from the Government how BJP member Subramanian Swamy had got access to sensitive and confidential files of CBI and ED in the matter.

VVIP chopper deal: After CBI, ED questions ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

VVIP chopper deal: After CBI, ED questions ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

This is the first time that former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate.

PM Modi hails Manohar Parrikar's Rajya Sabha speech on AgustaWestland – Watch his address here

PM Modi hails Manohar Parrikar's Rajya Sabha speech on AgustaWestland – Watch his address here

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said the probe in the AgustaWestland helicopter graft case will focus on those named in the Italian court judgment.

Congress' top leadership will go to jail in VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy

Congress' top leadership will go to jail in VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanián Swamy on Thursday said that Congress top leadership will soon go to jail in connection with the alleged VVIP chopper scam.

AgustaWestland chopper deal: ED to quiz former IAF chief SP Tyagi today

AgustaWestland chopper deal: ED to quiz former IAF chief SP Tyagi today

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will on Thursday grill former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi, who is also being questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

LIVE: Country wants to know who supported, who benefited from corruption in AW deal, says Manohar Parrikar

A fierce debate was held in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday on the issue of alleged graft in the purchase of AgustaWestland VVIP helicopters, with both the ruling BJP and opposition Congress attacking each other.

Swachh Bharat mission fails March 2016 urban-trash targets

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No more than 17.6 percent of urban solid-waste (garbage) was processed as of March 2016, against a target of 30 percent set last year under the Swachh Bharat (Clean India) Mission launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.