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Live: PM Modi spoke for an hour, but spoke nothing about Rafale deal, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the latter's hard-hitting speech in Lok Sabha, amid massive protests and sloganeering from the Opposition.

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 14:11

Congress President Rahul Gandhi attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the latter's hard-hitting speech in Lok Sabha, amid massive protests and sloganeering from the Opposition.

7 February 2018, 14:11 PM

Probably he has forgotten that he is the Prime Minister of the country and that it's his government in power. He just talks like opposition. It was fine when he talked about past 70 years before becoming the Prime Minister, but now that he has been in power for this long, he needs to speak about his government and the steps taken by it, says Rahul Gandhi.

7 February 2018, 14:09 PM

Prime Minister needs to give answers, instead he is only asking questions, says Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

7 February 2018, 14:08 PM

Rahul Gandhi says - PM Modi did not say anything about Rafale deal. We have just three questions - Did he consult Cabinet group on security before the deal? What was the price paid for the aircraft? Was their any discrepancy in the deal?

7 February 2018, 14:04 PM

Soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's hard-hitting speech in Lok Sabha, Congress president Rahul Gandhi addresses media. The Gandhi scion reiterated that the Prime Minister did not speak anything about lack of job opportunities and need of farmers.

7 February 2018, 13:12 PM

We're focusing on energy production - hydro, thermal, nuclear 

We improved the transmission network. 

7 February 2018, 13:08 PM

When we first came to power, Congress had alleged that the Aadhaar scheme will be dropped by Modi govt. Instead, we approached the entire Aadhaar exercise with scientific approach and gave it structure. Even then you have a problem. 

Today, because of Aadhaar, so many people are able to benefit from government schemes. 

7 February 2018, 13:06 PM

India has received the order to built more than 900 aeroplanes. We are using top technologies and satellite data to aid our progression 

7 February 2018, 13:04 PM

Chote man se koi bata nai hota, aur tute man se koi khada nai hota, Atal Bihari had said. 

7 February 2018, 13:00 PM

The country's youth now doesn't want a government job. They want to be entrepreneurs, launch their own startups. Our government is trying to cater to the aspiration of the youth 

7 February 2018, 12:59 PM

Unemployment data present by data (Congress) is presented from the entire country. But what about the employment data? Why have you not presented that data?

Karnataka and other three Congress-ruled states have admitted that there's been an uptick in the employment.

Doesn't people running their own establishments and hiring people counts as employment?  


7 February 2018, 12:55 PM

This government is focusing on employment and job creation in the country: PM Modi

7 February 2018, 12:54 PM

No Congress leaders will ever admit that other parties or previous governments or citizens have a role in the development of the country. 

7 February 2018, 12:51 PM

After we came into power, we've focused on the development of Northeast states. What did Congress do?

7 February 2018, 12:48 PM

Every Indian is paying the price of the poison infested by Congress: PM Modi 

7 February 2018, 12:48 PM

No Congressmen will admit the number of schemes started during the Atal Bihari government or the success of them. 


7 February 2018, 12:46 PM

If you (Congress) were closer to the roots of India, you wouldn't have met this fate

7 February 2018, 12:45 PM

How did the Congress act in Kerala, how did they treat the Akali Dal in Punjab, how did they behave in Tamil Nadu? Why did Congress dismiss so many state governments at their will. This is no commitment to democracy: PM in Lok Sabha

7 February 2018, 12:40 PM

What was the democracy that prevented Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel from becoming the Prime Minister of India despite him getting the votes? Had Sardar been our first prime minister, a part of Kashmir that is with Pakistan would have been a part of India, says PM Modi.

7 February 2018, 12:38 PM

Your leader (Rahul Gandhi) tore an ordinance issued by an elected government, Congress has no right to teach us about democracy. It does not suit them, says PM Modi.

7 February 2018, 12:36 PM

In a scathing attack on the Congress and Gandhi family, PM Modi says "state governments and regional parties have been toppled by Congress, they just believe their family democracy is country's democracy".

7 February 2018, 12:35 PM

"Which democracy does Congerss talk about? When their prime minister Rajiv Gandhi landed in Hyderabad and a Dalit leader came to welcome him, he insulted him publicly. Is that the democracy that Congress talks about?", says PM Modi in Lok Sabha.

7 February 2018, 12:31 PM

Nehru or Congress did not give democracy to India. There was democracy in the country even during the times of Licchhvi kingdom and Gautam Budha.

7 February 2018, 12:30 PM

I don't know if I should call it arrogance or lack of knowledge when they say Jawaharlal Nehru brought democracy to India, says PM Modi.

7 February 2018, 12:29 PM

Had the past Congress governments worked with responsibility, they would have taken the country to new heights. Had they kept the right directions with right intentions, this country would have been in a much better position at present, says PM Modi.

7 February 2018, 12:27 PM

In the past, media used to side with the Congress governments, thinking that would benefit the country. Radio programmes used to praise the government everytime, says PM Modi in Parliament.

7 February 2018, 12:25 PM

As PM Modi speaks in Parliament, opposition members raise "Jumlabazi band karo" slogans.

7 February 2018, 12:24 PM

PM Modi says "the country is suffering today because of the sins committed by Congress in the past"

7 February 2018, 12:24 PM

"Congress divided Andhra Pradesh for the sake of votebank"

7 February 2018, 12:19 PM

PM Modi accuses the Congress of dividing India -- "Aapne desh ke tukde kiye"

7 February 2018, 12:17 PM

PM Modi joins the debate on the motion of thanks to the President's address in the Lok Sabha. 

7 February 2018, 12:17 PM

Opposition disrupts House proceedings with sloganeering. 


7 February 2018, 12:14 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the lower house of Parliament amid massive protests from Opposition

7 February 2018, 11:26 AM

The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday quashed 88 iron ore mining leases in Goa for violating the environmental norms. Cancelling all the leases, the top court added that no operations will continue after March 15, 2018. 


7 February 2018, 09:40 AM

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad gives zero hour notice in Rajya Sabha over deteriorating security situation in Jammu & Kashmir.

7 February 2018, 08:00 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak in the Lok Sabha on the motion of thanks to the President's address.

7 February 2018, 07:57 AM

Mumbai: Fire breaks out at a godown in Goregaon area. 8 fire tenders at the spot.