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17 February, 2018 10:51 AM Original sin was committed in 2011: BJP hits back at Congress on PNB fraud

BJP has alleged that top Congress leaders are involved in the PNB scam NEW DELHI: Barely an hour after Congress' conference, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman accused the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of misleading people and covering up the multi-million Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud by accusing the BJP. “The original sin in this particular 36

16 February, 2018 5:49 PM Rahul Gandhi revamps Congress, forms panel to replace Congress Working Committee

The 34-member steering committee of the Congress will include Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi. New Delhi: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday formed a steering committee that will function instead of the Congress Working Committee for the forthcoming plenary session. The 34-member steering committee, including Rahul, his mother and UPA chairperson 25

12 February, 2018 5:21 PM Centre, Telangana implementing MGNREGA scheme in erratic manner: Congress

Telangana Congress president N Uttam Kumar Reddy today slammed the Central and the state governments over "erratic" implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREGA) scheme. Addressing an event here, Reddy said, as a senior MLA, he has observed and compared the conditions that prevailed in rural areas before and after 57

11 February, 2018 7:00 PM New rubber policy soon: Alphons

Blames former UPA government for crisis in the rubber sector The Central government will soon come out with a new Rubber Policy which will ensure remunerative prices for natural rubber, Union Minister of State for Tourism K.J. Alphons has said. Speaking to media persons on the sidelines of an interactive session with stakeholders at the Indian Rubber 33

9 February, 2018 11:44 PM Rahul Gandhi clarifies on defence deals during UPA regime: Here's the full text

Here's the full text of Rahul Gandhi's clarification on defence deals signed during the UPA govt tenures. New Delhi: Amid a war of words with the Narendra Modi-led BJP government over India's Rafale fighter jet deal with France, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Friday clarified on various defence deals agreements reached under the previous UPA governments 78 1

9 February, 2018 4:55 PM Rahul misspells Jaitley’s name — again

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday played with the spelling of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's name to hint that the latter was not speaking the truth on the Rafale deal. Mr. Gandhi, already facing a privilege motion for his earlier word play on the Finance Minister’s surname, on Friday tweeted, “Dear Mr Jaitlie, You said the UPA never released 31

8 February, 2018 4:16 PM Learn From Pranab Mukherjee, Arun Jaitley Tells Rahul Gandhi On Rafale

Rahul Gandhi has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the 2016 deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets. New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today hit back at the Congress over the controversy around the Rafale fighter jet deal, accusing it of "seriously compromising" country's security by seeking details of weaponry purchased along with the aircraft 52

6 February, 2018 5:14 PM Govt. making Gandhi’s dreams true: BJP MP Rakesh Singh

Initiating the discussion on the Motion of Thanks on the President’s address in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, BJP MP Rakesh Singh claimed that the Narendra Modi government was fulfilling Mahatma Gandhi’s dream of a clean India in three-and-a-half years, something the Congress party could not do in nearly six decades of its rule. Referring to the Swachh Bharat 28

27 January, 2018 9:52 PM Game of thrones? BJP responds to row over Rahul Gandhi's seat for R-Day parade

On Friday, Congress president Rahul Gandhi attended the annual Republic Day parade and his seat was allotted in the sixth row. NEW DELHI: BJP on Friday hit back at Congress' allegations of 'cheap politics' over seat allotted to Rahul Gandhi for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath. The party said its chiefs were not even offered seats in the VIP area when Congress 75

15 January, 2018 5:05 PM Ex-Union Minister Raghunath Jha Passes Away

New Delhi, India: Former Union minister Raghunath Jha passed away at the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital in the early hours on Monday. Mr Jha, 78, died due to various health complications, including a multi-organ failure and a septic shock, according to the hospital authorities. "He was admitted with a septic shock and multi-organ failure. He succumbed 36