Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Monday raked up the issue of auction of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monogrammed suit, saying sarcastically that the country could see the Finance Minister referring to this innovative way of funding public projects in his next budget speech.
The government has raised about Rs 8.33 crore from the three-day auction of the items gifted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the money will be used to finance the Clean Ganga Mission, official sources said here today.
A close look at Narendra Modi's bandhgala suit that he wore for a joint appearance with US President Barack Obama here, showed it was a customised marvel -- with the prime minister's full name 'Narendra Damodardas Modi' written in pinstripes.
A Mumbai civil court today said it will pronounce its order on December 19 on whether it has the jurisidction to hear a suit seeking a ban on the release of Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' on grounds of "obscenity".
The Indian consul general in New York, Prabhu Dayal, has dismissed as "mischievous" and "complete nonsense" charges by a former housekeeper that she was treated like a slave while working for him and his family.
The Congress Saturday said Jammu and Kashmir separatists should join other parties in talks with New Delhi to find a solution that respects the aspirations of all three regions of the state - Jammu, Ladakh and Kashmir.
In a reprieve to the Queen of
Netherlands, the Bombay High Court recently dismissed a 17-year-old suit filed against her and the Indian government seeking damages for the ship capsized on November 28, 1989.