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Nirmala Sitharaman suppressing facts on Rafale deal, making false claims: AK Antony

The Congress on Tuesday upped the ante on its Rafale battle with the government, with senior leader A K Antony accusing Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of suppressing facts and making false claims.

AK Antony hospitalised after suffering light brain stroke

AK Antony was admitted to the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital on Wednesday.


Security of 15 Congress leaders downgraded after govt review

Among the Congress leaders who had Y-plus security are former Defence Minister A K Antony, AICC general secretary Ajay Maken, for leader of Opposition in Gujarat Arjun Modhwadia, Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor and former Union minister Sriprakash Jaiswal.

Modi has hurt pride of Keralites with Somalia remark, will reflect on poll results: Antony

This will be a vote against the politics of violence and communalism and it will be a vote for peace, Antony said.

In 2013, UPA told Rajya Sabha: No blacklist of AgustaWestland

Then defence minister A K Antony replied in the negative in the Upper House to a question on whether AgustaWestland had been blacklisted. He said that the company’s reply to a showcause notice is “under process”.

Antony to take call on tie-up: Paresh Dhanani

The Congress has always been supportive to people of West Bengal in their crisis and this would be proved again in the coming days, All India Congress Committee secretary Paresh Dhanani said here on Sunday.


Manohar Parrikar Interview: ‘Antony’s notings paralysed work, stalled Rafale deal’

Defence Minister says blacklisting of firms by UPA govt was a ‘panic reaction’.

BJP hails 'honest soul-searching' by Antony on Congress secularism

Antony had said that Congress's secularism was slanted in favour of the minority community and that had led to the majority section being alienated from the party.

EC top brass to discuss the appointment of Army chief next week

The BJP has been opposing the appointment of the next Army chief by the UPA Government, arguing that there was no hurry to do so.

Govt seeks EC nod to go ahead with appointment of new Army chief

Sources said the EC had discussed the issue but is yet to take a final call on the government’s request.