• nation must guard against mood of negativism prime minister

    Nation Must Guard Against Mood Of Negativism : Prime Minister

    India | October 22, 2011 13:16 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 22:  Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today expressed concern over the slowing economy but emphasised that the nation must guard against the mood of negativism.“The current slowdown is a matter of concern... We

  • pmo clarifies no plan to curtail media

    PMO Clarifies: No Plan to Curtail Media

    India | September 01, 2011 18:09 IST

    New Delhi, Sept 1 :   Prime Minister's Office today rubbished reports that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has decided to set up a group to deal with accountability issues related to the media.“No such group has

  • team anna meets khurshid

    Team Anna Meets Khurshid

    India | August 27, 2011 9:04 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 27:   In a meeting between the government and Team Anna last night, the former conveyed to the Gandhian's emissaries that a consensus should be built around the note struck by Prime Minister

  • 2g raja tells court pm chidambaram knew about spectrum

    2G : Raja Tells Court, PM, Chidambaram Knew About Spectrum Allocation

    India | July 25, 2011 17:08 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 25 :  Former Telecom Minister A Raja today sought to rope in Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the then Finance Minister P Chidamabaram in the 2G case, telling a court the issue

  • muttemwar made congress general secretary

    Muttemwar Made Congress General Secretary

    Politics | July 12, 2011 14:26 IST

    New Delhi, July 12 :  Vilas Muttemwar, who today missed the bus to the Union Cabinet, was made Congress General Secretary while Arun Yadav was named party Secretary after he was dropped from the Ministry. 

  • bjp says cabinet reshuffle a damp squib

    BJP Says Cabinet Reshuffle A Damp Squib

    India | July 12, 2011 13:57 IST

    New Delhi, July 12 :  BJP today described the Cabinet reshuffle as a “damp squib” and insisted that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has failed to reassure the nation and dispel the “gloom shadowing the UPA

  • induct rahul in cabinet demand congress leaders

    Induct Rahul In Cabinet, Demand Congress Leaders

    India | July 11, 2011 14:23 IST

    Bhopal, July 11:  Two Muslim leaders from Madhya Pradesh have appealed to the Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to include party General Secretary, Rahul Gandhi into the Union Cabinet in the next reshuffle.The two, state Congress

  • bjp asks pm to remove chidambaram sibal

    BJP Asks PM To Remove Chidambaram, Sibal

    India | July 10, 2011 20:41 IST

    New Delhi, July 10:  Ahead of the expected Cabinet reshuffle, BJP today asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to drop from his Cabinet Home Minister P Chidambaram and Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal as they were facing

  • pm mourns loss of lives in kalka mail derailment

    PM Mourns Loss Of Lives In Kalka Mail Derailment

    India | July 10, 2011 16:58 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 10: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today expressed sorrow at the loss of lives in a rail accident in Uttar Pradesh and directed the Railway Ministry to deploy all available resources in the

  • telangana issue may delay union cabinet reshuffle

    Telangana Issue May Delay Union Cabinet Reshuffle

    India | July 07, 2011 9:32 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 7: The Telangana issue may delay the much talked about reshuffle of the union council of ministers and indications to this effect was seen after today's meeting of the Congress core group

  • pm says aiyar opposed commonwealth games on ideological

    PM Says, Aiyar Opposed Commonwealth Games On Ideological Grounds

    India | July 02, 2011 18:32 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 2: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has asked the Sports Ministry for “relevant details” regarding the letters written by former sports minister Mani Shankar Aiyar on last year's Commonwealth Games. “The letters written

  • joshi demands removal of chidambaram

    Joshi Demands Removal Of Chidambaram

    Politics | July 02, 2011 17:04 IST

    Ranchi, July 2:  Amid reports that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh might effect a reshuffle in his cabinet, senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi today demanded that Home Minister P Chidambaram be removed from his ministry

  • pm crticises cag

    PM Crticises CAG

    India | June 30, 2011 0:55 IST

    New Delhi, June 29: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was today criical of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) for going beyond the mandate and for going public with his views.“It has never been in the

  • pm has failed to control prices check corruption gadkari

    PM Has Failed To Control Prices, Check Corruption: Gadkari

    Politics | June 30, 2011 0:20 IST

    New Delhi, June 29: Refusing to buy Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's argument that his government is not “lameduck and comatose”, BJP today said the economist PM had failed to control prices, check corruption and take

  • omar to serve full 6 year term as j k cm says pm

    Omar To Serve Full 6-Year Term As J&K CM, Says PM

    India | June 29, 2011 20:32 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 29 :  Omar Abdullah will serve his full term of six years as Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said here today.  “We had an arrangement with Omar

  • pm rules out early visit to pakistan

    PM Rules Out Early Visit To Pakistan

    World | June 29, 2011 20:25 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 29:  Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today ruled out an early visit to Pakistan, saying there had to be “something solid” before that.  At an interaction with a group of editors here, he

  • mayawati demands removal of central excise duty on diesel

    Mayawati Demands Removal Of Central Excise Duty On Diesel

    India | June 28, 2011 21:21 IST

    Lucknow, Jun 28 :  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today demanded that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should abolish central excise duty on diesel and roll back recent hike in prices of diesel, petrol, LPG and

  • scam backlash pm to meet editors in batches

    Scam Backlash: PM To Meet Editors In Batches

    India | June 28, 2011 20:11 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 28 :  Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is expected to speak on major issues when he meets a group of editors of regional newspapers on Wednesday morning.  “I am hoping that it will

  • pm should address nation on corruption congressmen say

    PM Should Address Nation On Corruption, Congressmen Say

    India | June 28, 2011 16:55 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 28:  A section in the Congress is keen that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should address the nation on the issue of corruption and the Lokpal bill in order to counter the campaign

  • cabinet reshuffle likely next week

    Cabinet Reshuffle Likely Next Week

    India | June 27, 2011 16:02 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 27 : The much-talked about expansion-cum-reshuffle of the Union Council of Ministers could be held this week or after July 8.  Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi have held