• not above law ready to face cbi probe says pm

    Not above law, ready to face CBI probe says, PM

    India | October 24, 2013 23:32 IST

    On Board PM's Special Aircraft: Holding that he was not above the law, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today offered to face the CBI or "for that matter anybody" in the probe into allocation of coal

  • key border agreement to be inked as manmohan li hold talks

    Key border agreement to be inked as Manmohan, Li hold talks

    World | October 23, 2013 9:55 IST

    Beijing : India and China are slated to ink a key border deal to prevent face-offs on their disputed border Wednesday as Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang hold talks

  • pm to embark on four day visit to brunei indonesia

    PM to embark on four-day visit to Brunei, Indonesia

    India | October 08, 2013 17:43 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will begin tomorrow a four-day visit to Brunei and Indonesia, as India eyes greater economic ties and cooperation in areas of security, connectivity and culture with South-East Asian countries.Singh

  • pm reviews status of nuclear command authority

    PM reviews status of Nuclear Command Authority

    India | October 07, 2013 20:27 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today took stock of the preparedness of the country's nuclear arsenal with the top security brass, including Chiefs of the three Services.The command and control structures of the forces

  • indo us ties moving away from buyer seller cooperation says

    Indo-US ties moving away from buyer-seller cooperation says, PM

    World | October 01, 2013 21:39 IST

    On Board PM's Special Aircraft: An upbeat Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said steps have been taken to expand the Indo-US ties and move away from a buyer-seller cooperation to joint development and production in

  • prime minister to meet president tomorrow

    Prime Minister to meet President tomorrow

    Politics | October 01, 2013 13:54 IST

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet President Pranab Mukherjee tomorrow ahead of the Cabinet meeting when the controversial Ordinance on convicted lawmakers is expected to be withdrawn.   The Union Cabinet is meeting

  • pakistan flirted with terrorism as state policy us official

    Pakistan flirted with terrorism as state policy: US official

    World | October 01, 2013 12:00 IST

    Washington : A day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asked Pakistan to shun terrorism to make peace with India, a top US defence official suggested that over time Islamabad "flirted" with terrorism as state policy."I

  • 2 sent to judicial custody for impersonating pm lalu

    2 sent to judicial custody for impersonating PM, Lalu

    Politics | September 30, 2013 19:12 IST

    New Delhi:  Two persons accused of making hoax calls and demanding favours and money by impersonating Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and RJD leader Lalu Prasad, have been remanded in 14 days' judicial custody by a

  • rahul gandhi did not insult prime minister congress

    Rahul Gandhi did not insult prime minister: Congress

    Politics | September 29, 2013 15:54 IST

    New Delhi: Congress leader Rashid Alvi Sunday asserted that party vice president Rahul Gandhi did not insult Prime Minister Manmohan Singh when he spoke against a proposed ordinance aimed at shielding convicted lawmakers which had

  • cold response to pm s statement of possible tie up with tmc

    Cold response to PM's statement of possible tie-up with TMC

    India | September 09, 2013 8:23 IST

    Kolkata: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's observation that a future electoral tie-up with Trinamool Congress cannot be ruled out was greeted with a response that bordered on scepticism here in West Bengal.  While the state's Congress

  • badal urges pm to secure release of crew of indian vessel

    Badal urges PM to secure release of crew of Indian vessel

    India | August 30, 2013 10:28 IST

    Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to make use of all diplomatic channels for securing the release of the 35 Indian crew members of the vessel ‘MV Desh

  • food security bill example of upa govt s inclusive

    Food Security Bill example of UPA govt's inclusive development: PM

    India | August 27, 2013 7:01 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh tonight said the Food Security Bill was one more example of UPA government's “people-oriented inclusive development”.“This is one more example of UPA government's people-oriented inclusive development”, Singh told the

  • bhagat singh as national martyr is a settled fact no need

    Bhagat Singh as national martyr is a settled fact, no need for official records: PM

    India | August 18, 2013 6:40 IST

    New Delhi: Even as the Home Ministry has said it has no records to show martyr status of Bhagat Singh, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today asserted that the "fact" that late freedom fighter was a

  • let parliament run smoothly pm

    Let parliament run smoothly: PM

    Politics | August 16, 2013 6:55 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday appealed to the lawmakers to let parliament run smoothly and allow the food security bill to be passed, informed sources here said.According to the sources, the prime minister

  • political stability needed for prosperity and progress pm

    Political stability needed for prosperity and progress: PM

    Politics | August 15, 2013 10:09 IST

    New Delhi: India needs to build an environment of political stability, social cohesion and security for achieving prosperity and progress, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Thursday."If in the future we can achieve the same kind

  • pm expresses anguish over loss of sindhurakshak

    PM expresses anguish over loss of Sindhurakshak

    India | August 15, 2013 9:30 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday expressed anguish over the loss of Navy's frontline submarine INS Sindhurakshak in an accident in Mumbai in which 18 soldiers are feared to have lost their lives.“We

  • modi s letter to pm on sardar sarovar bjp congress in

    Modi's letter to PM on Sardar Sarovar: BJP, Congress in slugfest

    India | August 06, 2013 7:23 IST

    Ahmedabad, Aug 6 : A war of words has broken out between Gujarat Congress and the ruling BJP government over Chief Minister Narendra Modi's letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking 90 per cent central

  • british mps asks singh whether india in loop on visa bonds

    British MPs asks Singh whether India in loop on visa bonds

    World | July 21, 2013 18:44 IST

    London, Jul 21 : A high-powered British parliamentary committee has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking if he was consulted over a controversial plan to introduce a hefty 3,000 pounds cash bond for ‘high-risk'

  • pratibha singh calls on pm seeks rs.1 000 crore for relief

    Pratibha Singh calls on PM, seeks Rs.1,000 crore for relief

    Politics | July 10, 2013 16:31 IST

    New Delhi, July 10: Himachal Pradesh's newly-elected Lok Sabha member Pratibha Singh Wednesday called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and sought central assistance of Rs.1,000 crore for repair of damages caused by last month's heavy

  • sujatha singh to take over as foreign secretary on aug 1

    Sujatha Singh to take over as Foreign Secretary on Aug 1

    India | July 02, 2013 17:21 IST

    New Delhi, July 2 :  Sujatha Singh, currently envoy to Germany, will be India's next Foreign Secretary following an approval of her appointment by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ending months of speculation on who will