Manmohan Singh checks in at new residence

Immediately after Narendra Modi`s swearing-in ceremony, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday shifted to his retirement abode at Motilal Nehru Marg in the heart of the city after staying for 10 years at the official residence of Prime Minister at 7 Race Course Road.

Koirala, Karzai meet Manmohan Singh

Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and Afghan President Hamid Karzai met outgoing prime minister Manmohan Singh here Monday, officials said.

Rise of Modi marks a paradigm shift in Indian politics

The rise of Narendra Modi to the position of Prime Minister marks a paradigm shift in Indian politics, ending as it did the domination of the Congress party as also the era of fractured mandates.

Outgoing PM expresses grief at loss of lives in train mishap

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today expressed grief over the loss of lives in Gorakhdham Express accident in Uttar Pradesh and directed the Railways to deploy full resources in rescue and relief operations.

Narendra Modi to formally take charge on tomorrow

Narendra Modi, who will take oath as India`s 14th prime minister Monday evening, will formally take charge in his South Block office at 8 am on Tuesday, officials said.

Manmohan Singh to meet Karzai, Koirala in last official engagements

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will have his last official engagements tomorrow when he meets Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala, just hours before Narendra Modi takes over.

Bats, birds to greet Manmohan Singh at new address

When Manmohan Singh takes up residence at his new Motilal Nehru Place address on Monday, he will be greeted by hundreds of bats and several other species of birds and mammals.

Cong to issue showcause notice to Ravi Naik for anti-PM remark

The Congress party in Goa will issue a show cause notice to its leader Ravi Naik, who had lost the Lok Sabha polls from North Goa, for his reported remarks against Dr Manmohan Singh holding him responsible for the poll debacle.

Manmohan condemns attack on Indian consulate

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday condemned the attack on the Indian consulate in Afghanistan, but said it won`t undermine the close ties between New Delhi and Kabul.

Outgoing PM Manmohan Singh condemns attack on Herat consulate

Outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday strongly condemned the attack on Indian consulate in Herat and expressed gratitude to the Afghan forces and Indian security personnel for repulsing it.

Manish Tewari slams BJP for inviting Nawaz Sharif to Modi`s swearing-in ceremony

Congress leader Manish Tewari has criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party over sending an invitation to Pakistan premier Nawaz Sharif for the swearing in ceremony of Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi.

NCP blames UPA rout on Manmohan, Sonia`s `failure` to connect with masses

NCP on Thursday attributed the drubbing the Congress-led UPA has received in polls mainly to the "communication deficit" on part of outgoing prime minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi and also to issues like hike in prices of fuel and LPG cylinders by the ruling dispensation.

Congress downplays row over PMO twitter handle

Congress on Wednesday sought to downplay the controversy over the Prime Minister`s Office decision to close down its official twitter account ahead of Narendra Modi taking over.

Barack Obama writes to Manmohan Singh, applauds his `boldness`

The US President also lauded Singh for his efforts to lift millions out of poverty and position India as a global leader.

PMO`s official Twitter handle re-named; BJP calls it unethical

The name of the outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s Twitter handle has been changed from @PMOIndia to @PMOIndiaArchive.

Congress leader blames outgoing PM Manmohan Singh for poll defeat

Congress candidate from North Goa seat in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, Ravi Naik, blamed outgoing Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the party`s debacle, alleging he failed to project achievements of the UPA government before the people.

BJP accuses Nitish Kumar of foisting `dummy` CM

BJP on Monday criticised the resignation Nitish Kumar and accused him of foisting a `dummy` chief minister to run Bihar.

Japan says it aims to deepen ties with India under Modi

Japan on Monday said it will work with the new Indian government to further deepen political and economic ties amid reports here that talks were underway for Narendra Modi to visit the country as Prime Minister.

President hosts farewell banquet for PM, Cabinet ministers

President Pranab Mukherjee hosted a farewell banquet for Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and his wife Mrs Gursharan Kaur, and his Union Council of Ministers, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Saturday night.

I will miss working with you: Barack Obama to Manmohan Singh

In a warm farewell message to the outgoing Prime Minister of India Dr Manmohan Singh, the US President Barack Obama on Saturday praised the former for reinforcing India-US relations.