Akhilesh says SP ready for snap polls, blames PM for economic situation

Akhilesh also attacked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, holding him responsible for the difficult economic situation.

PM calls on President; discuss eco, pol situation

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called on President Pratibha Patil and discussed the economic and political situation in the country.

`Chandrashekhar regime-type scenario prevails`

Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the country’s economic situation reminded him of the Chandrashekhar regime when gold had to be mortgaged.