Swamy hits back at Cong, says got 'Z' security under Narasimha Rao govt

 Responding to Congress's criticism over the extension of 'Z' category security to him, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy today said it was during former prime minister PV Narasimha Rao's tenure that he was provided this protection, which was later curtailed by the UPA government.

HRD ministry was earlier known for political friction: Smriti Irani

 Smriti Irani on Friday said that the HRD ministry was known for "political friction" for long.

CBI allowed to retain seized documents in Virbhadra's DA case

 CBI was on Wednesday allowed by a Delhi court to retain the documents seized during searches conducted at the residences of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a disproportionate assets case lodged against him.

UPA provided Rs 2 lakh crore devp assistance to Bihar: Congress

Congress on Friday claimed that the UPA government of Manmohan Singh had provided Rs 2 lakh crore to spur development in Bihar.

Employment schemes for Kashmiri youth should continue: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad here on Thursday said the Centre should continue the job schemes that the erstwhile UPA government had initiated in Jammu and Kashmir.

'It is like son going to his mother': Venkaiah Naidu on BJP ministers meet with RSS

 BJP ministers attending RSS meet is like "son going to his mother", a senior minister asserted today, dismissing Congress criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet colleagues taking part in the deliberations.

CABE recommends revocation of no-detention policy

  The country's premier advisory body on education on Wednesday strongly favoured revocation of no-detention policy up to class VIII and bringing back class X board exams but the government seemed in no hurry to implement them as it asked the states to present their views in writing.

Cong-led UPA govt had three power centres: Amit Shah

Congress-led UPA government had three power centres-- the then prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi, which created confusion and policy paralysis, BJP president Amit Shah said here on Wednesday while launching a tirade against the previous regime.

Defence projects held up during Antony's tenure: BJP

The BJP on Tuesday hit back at former Defence Minister A K Antony alleging that defence needs were not met during his tenure.

NDA did away with UPA's 'jhooth, loot ki sarkar': Ravi Shankar Prasad

Days ahead of marking its first year in office, NDA government on Thursday strongly rebutted the opposition's charge that it was "anti-poor" and asserted that the Narendra Modi dispensation believed in growth and social justice and had ended crony capitalism which was "rife" under UPA's tenure.

PM Modi's criticism of UPA govt in foreign land tarnishing India's image?

Is PM Modi's criticism of UPA govt in foreign land tarnishing India's image?

DNA: Rahul Gandhi's second innings; attacks 'suit-boot ki sarkar'

Rahul Gandhi on Monday led the opposition attack in the Lok Sabha on the Modi government and alleged that it is pro-rich and fails to cater to farmers' interests.

'Acche din' govt has failed this country, says​ Rahul Gandhi in Lok Sabha

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi spoke in the Lok Sabha on Land Bill.

Defence Minister slams predecessor's lack of seriousness on submarine projects

In an apparent swipe at his predecessor, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said that Indian Navy's ambitious Scorpene submarine project did not meet the timeline due to "lack" of seriousness in its implementation by the previous government.

UPA must explain money lost in coal allocations: PM Modi

Terming the recent Rs 2-lakh crore coal auction as a major success, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the previous UPA government should explain where did the money go when it had allocated 204 mines.

BJP now supports UPA measures that they had opposed: Shashi Tharoor

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor took a dig at BJP on Tuesday saying that they were now supporting UPA measures.

Finally, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav vacates Tughlak Road bungalow
Finally, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav vacates Tughlak Road bungalow

RJD chief and former union minister Lalu Prasad Yadav has finally vacated the official bungalow at 25, Tughlak Road that had been allotted to him more than twelve years ago, as per media reports.

Conferring Bharat Ratna on Vajpayee would have honoured UPA govt: Advani

Veteran BJP leader L K Advani on Thursday said it would have been an honour for the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh had the erstwhile UPA government conferred Bharat Ratna on Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Did not receive any letter on PPP audit from Vinod Rai: Chidambaram

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday said he did not receive any communication from ex-CAG Vinod Rai on the audit of PPP projects.

Manmohan Singh was more interested in staying in power: Ex-CAG Vinod Rai
Manmohan Singh was more interested in staying in power: Ex-CAG Vinod Rai

Former CAG Vinod Rai has come out with a stinging criticism of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh saying integrity is not just financial but intellectual and professional too and claimed that Congress leaders had sought to apply pressure on him to keen the PM's name out of audit reports.