UNGA speeches aren’t usually epoch-making. But looking back, they do give a fascinating glimpse into India’s changing sense of itself on the world stage.
Manmohan Singh’s PMO was dominated by officials from Kerala, including T K A Nair, Shivshankar Menon and M K Narayanan.
Manmohan Singh had been hailed as a Prophet of Progress—the man who dragged India out of decades of slow growth into a boom unprecedented in its history.
Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive in New York today on his maiden US visit as prime minister.
Manmohan Singh a well known economist, studied economics at St John’s College, Cambridge.
Rai talks about his views on Manmohan Singh, the changes required in the PAC’s working, why he objected to airline bilaterals, and ‘leaks’ through RTI.
Sonia told Xi that consensus existed across the political spectrum in India to strengthen its relationship with China.
Nirupam also took objection to Rai’s remarks that Congress MPs had used unparliamentary language in the PAC against CAG.
The sale of the Hotel corporation properties took place in the early part of the last decade, when the NDA was in power.
Daman Singh releases her book; kin, friends attend private event
The Congress also argued that Rai’s “denials” about joining politics have been “ambiguous” and “his words suggest that he is keeping all his options open.”
Javadekar said Manmohan Singh also owed an explanation on the Commonwealth Games scam and the poor state of the national air carrier, Air India.
Rai spoke to RITU SARIN about the core issued raised by him.
The former CAG has also highlighted the ‘excessive’ purchases made by the Ministry of Civil Aviation during the UPA regime.
Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai, during whose tenure the CAG unearthed major corruption scams in the UPA government, Thursday claimed that some Congress MPs had told him to “keep the Prime Minister (Manmohan Singh) out of this (audit reports)” on the 2G spectrum licence allocation. Speaking to Times Now ahead of the release […]