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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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 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.