Political war of words erupts over Yakub Memon's execution

A political war of words has erupted over the execution of 1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon, with a section of opposition leaders speaking against the death sentence.

Political war of words erupts over Yakub Memon's execution-Part 2

A political war of words has erupted over the execution of 1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon, with a section of opposition leaders speaking against the death sentence.

Cong opposes Goa resolution to pardon jailed MLA Pacheco

Taking a strong objection to the Goa Government's resolution granting pardon to jailed MLA Francisco 'Miccky' Pacheco, Opposition Congress on Saturday demanded that similar clemency be extended to other prisoners languishing in jails.

Sack Tripura governor for spreading `communal hatred`: Digvijay Singh to President

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Saturday urged President Pranab Mukherjee to dismiss Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy for spreading "communal hatred".

Yakub Memon Hanging: Should capital punishment be abolished?-Part 3

Congress MP Sashi Tharoor triggered a controversy, Thursday, by terming the execution of 1993 Mumbai blasts case co-conspirator Yakub Memon as “state-sponsored killing”.

Shashi Tharoor condems Yakub Memon's hanging

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he was "saddened" by 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's execution on Thursday.

Twitterratis slam Digvijay Singh over tweets on Yakub Memon's hanging
Twitterratis slam Digvijay Singh over tweets on Yakub Memon's hanging

Congress leader Digvijay Singh has invited severe criticism for his series of tweets on the execution of Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon on Thursday.

Yakub Memon's hanging: Show similar commitment in terror cases, says Digvijay

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Thursday said the government should show "similar commitment" in all cases of terror as it showed in the case of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon.

BJP using different approaches for Yakub, Malegaon blast accused: Digvijay Singh

BJP government is adopting "different approaches" while dealing with terrorists like Yakub Memon, the death row convict in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts case, and those involved in Malegaon blasts case in order to protect RSS activists, Congress leader Digvijay Singh alleged on Monday.

BJP using different approaches for Yakub, Malegaon blast accused: Digvijay

 BJP government is adopting "different approaches" while dealing with terrorists like Yakub Memon, the death row convict in 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts case, and those involved in Malegaon blasts case in order to protect RSS activists, Congress leader Digvijay Singh alleged on Monday.

Congress demands PM Modi's explanation on corruption charges against ministers

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Sunday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to speak up on the corruption charges that have leveled against his Cabinet colleagues and BJP leaders.

AAP urges Chouhan for CBI probe into Congress leader Sarla's death

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has sought a CBI probe into the death of Congress leader Sarla Mishra, who died under mysterious circumstances 18 years ago here during Digvijay Singh-led Congress government in Madhya Pradesh.

Digvijay Singh is a born conspirator: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, under fire over the Vyapam scam, has described Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh as a "born conspirator" and alleged that Congressmen always hit below the belt.

Brothers demand CBI probe into Sarla Mishra's death, allege Congress link

As the Shivraj Singh Chauhan government faces heat over Vyapam scam, the mysterious death of Congress leader Sarla Mishra 18 years ago has led her two brothers on Thursday to demand a CBI probe alleging it was a political murder when Digvijay Singh was the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh.

AAP leader moves SC in Vyapam case, SC to hear plea on July 24

The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear on July 24 a plea of AAP leader Kumar Vishwas who has joined others including Congress leader Digvijay Singh in seeking apex court-monitored CBI probe in Vyapam scam cases.

Digvijay Singh opposes Maharashtra honour for Babasaheb Purandare

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Tuesday criticised the Maharashtra government over its decision to confer writer Babasaheb Purandare with the prestigious Maharashtra Bhushan award, terming the move as "an insult to the nation".

Vyapam scam: Digvijay Singh seeks answers from PM Modi

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday sought answers from Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the alleged illegitimate appointments made by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan with regards to the Vyapam scam.

Rajahmundry stampede: Naidu failed to follow standard operating procedures, says Digvijay

Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said Wednesday that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu had failed to follow standard operating procedures (SOPs) with regard to the organisation of the Maha Pushkaram on the banks of the River Godavari, and this had led to Tuesday's stampede that claimed 29 lives.

Modi's 'Skill India' campaign another repackaging attempt: Digvijay Singh

Congress Party general secretary Digvijay Singh said Wednesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's launch of a "Skill India" campaign was nothing but a repackaging attempt, and added that this effort would not have been possible had not former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi not taken the initiative to introduce the use of computers in the country.