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BJP MP mistranslates Amit Shah, says 'Modi won't do anything for poor, Dalits'; party left red-faced again

This comes three days after the BJP chief was caught on camera saying that 'Yeddyurappa ran the most corrupt government ever'. 

Mar 30, 2018, 12:10 PM IST

BJP defends Amit Malviya, blames TV report for tweet on Karnataka poll dates

The Union Minister for Minority Affairs said that Malviya's tweet had no intention to undermine the stature of the EC.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:52 PM IST

Congress will continue to demand Sushma Swaraj's resignation: Sonia Gandhi

Notwithstanding External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's fierce counter-attack in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday over the issue of 'Lalitgate', Congress president Sonia Gandhi said that they had put across their points well.

Aug 12, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

Lalitgate: Fierce counter-attack by Sushma Swaraj rattles Congress; govt says EAM won't resign

The campaign for the ouster of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was on Wednesday met with a strong counter-offensive when she launched a no-holds-barred attack on Congress accusing it of having taken money to help Ottavio Quattrochchi and Warren Anderson flee India even as the government rejected the demand for her resignation.

Aug 12, 2015, 23:33 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj thanks PM Narendra Modi for praising her speech in Parliament

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday for his praise of her speech in Parliament.

Aug 12, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

PM Modi does not have guts to face our questions: Rahul Gandhi

The Parliament finally saw a debate on Lalit Modi issue with Congress and BJP trading charges and counter-charges.

Aug 12, 2015, 21:27 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj's speech in Lok Sabha on PM Narendra Modi's 'must watch' list

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's spirited fight back in the Parliament on Wednesday where she tore into Congress and accused them of helping Bofors accused Ottavio Quattrocchi and Bhopal gas leak accused Warren Anderson flee from India, is now Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'must watch' list.

Aug 12, 2015, 20:41 PM IST