UPA government

Problem in Railways not new, given in 2014 as inheritance: Piyush Goyal

Problem in Railways not new, given in 2014 as inheritance: Piyush Goyal

"I am not giving an excuse, but problems in Indian Railways aren`t one or two years old, they were accumulated over years and were given to us in 2014 as inheritance," Goyal told the media.

Sep 30, 2017, 23:46 PM IST
SC had to clarify on privacy as UPA brought Aadhaar without a law: Arun Jaitley

SC had to clarify on privacy as UPA brought Aadhaar without a law: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said the restrictions would depend on "case to case" but those will have to meet the test of being fair, just and reasonable.

Aug 24, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

Shiv Sena hits out at BJP on Air India privatisation decision

NDA ally Shiv Sena on Friday came down heavily on the Centre over its decision to privatise national carrier Air India, saying had such a decision been taken by the previous Congress-led UPA government, the BJP would not have spared it.

Jun 30, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
Will cooperate with CBI probe into controversial AI-IA merger, other UPA-era deals: Aviation Minister

Will cooperate with CBI probe into controversial AI-IA merger, other UPA-era deals: Aviation Minister

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said his ministry will fully cooperate with a CBI probe into alleged corruption and mismanagement that led to the financial crisis in the national carrier Air India.

May 30, 2017, 15:22 PM IST
Congress slams govt for lifting flight ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad

Congress slams govt for lifting flight ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad

The Congress on Friday accused the BJP-led NDA government of having "no principles" after it lifted the flight ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad who had assaulted an Air India staffer.

Apr 07, 2017, 21:38 PM IST

Opposition accuses government of reducing allocation for defence ministry

The opposition today accused the government of reducing the allocation for the defence ministry to the lowest level since the 1962 war with China and claimed that the 'achhe din' (good days) have not come for soldiers.

Mar 17, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Vijay Mallya gained undue favour from PMO, Finance Minister in UPA govt, says report

Vijay Mallya gained undue favour from PMO, Finance Minister in UPA govt, says report

United Progressive Alliance government seems to have unduly favoured Vijay Mallya in sanctioning loans despite not meeting parameters for credit worthy companies.

Jan 28, 2017, 09:42 AM IST