Thursday, 20 January, 2022
TopicManmohan Singh

Topic: Manmohan Singh

Not just Gujarat: Modi’s star IAS, IPS, IFS officers earned spurs under PM Manmohan

Vini Mahajan's appointment as secretary in Jal Shakti Ministry is among a string that questions criticism that Modi relies almost exclusively on confidants he worked with as Gujarat CM.

Congress ministers targeted Modi as Gujarat CM, Manmohan Singh & I didn’t approve, Pawar says

Speaking at a Loksatta event, Pawar says he was the only Union minister during UPA term to hold conversations with then CM Modi and visited Gujarat at the state govt’s request.

On EWS quota, Modi govt just using Congress’ bad idea and Sinho Commission report

The Modi government is still not in a position to present any data that can provide the basis for the 10 per cent EWS quota.

Ex-CAG Vinod Rai apologises to Sanjay Nirupam for 2G allegation, Congress leader says ‘golden day’

In 2014, Vinod Rai had named Nirupam as one of the MPs who pressured him to keep former PM Manmohan Singh’s name out of his report on the 2G spectrum allocation case.

Manmohan Singh’s condition stable and improving, AIIMS says

The 89-year-old former prime minister was admitted to AIIMS Delhi Wednesday evening after he complained of weakness following fever.

‘Not animals in a zoo’: Manmohan’s daughter says Mandaviya got pix shot in AIIMS despite objection

Manmohan Singh's daughter says her parents had expressly insisted that visitors be restricted because ex-PM is suffering from dengue and his immunity is low.

PM Modi wishes Manmohan Singh speedy recovery, Health Minister Mandaviya visits him at AIIMS

A doctor said Singh's condition was stable. The 89-year-old former prime minister was admitted to AIIMS Delhi Wednesday after he complained of weakness following a fever.

Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after complaining of weakness

The former prime minister had a fever Monday and had recovered from it but turned weak and is currently on fluids.

Rahul Gandhi tweets birthday tribute to Manmohan Singh: ‘Fearless, visionary, man of his word’

Former Congress chief showered praises on ex-PM, calling him 'the leader India truly deserves' and saying the nation cherishes him & his immense contributions every day.

Media criticised Manmohan Singh during 26/11, didn’t question Modi on Pulwama: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing the NSUI national executive meeting Saturday, Gandhi said the BJP-led central govt has sold everything in seven years that Congress built over the course of 70 years.

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How England’s dying industrial towns became the West’s largest jihad factory

Malik Faisal Akram had no known affiliation with jihadist groups. Ideas that led him to take hostages in a Texas synagogue seeped into his mind almost by osmosis.

NTPC looks to coal imports to avoid new power crunch

India’s largest electricity producer is aiming to secure cargoes starting from April, when power consumption in India typically surges on summer cooling demand.


File photo of IAF drone seen flying in Leh on 18 Nov 2020 | ANI

Indian firm gets foothold in prized global ‘kamikaze’ and armed drones market

Global demand for loitering munition & armed drones saw a jump after Azerbaijan was able to defeat superior Armenian armed forces in 2020 with the help of these systems.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.