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India, Bangladesh should join hands to improve connectivity: VK Singh

October 22, 2019 7:34 pm

"Bangladesh is our very close partner and it is the road and railway corridors through our neighbouring country which can augment the connectivity of the North East Region to the rest of the country beyond the chicken neck corridor of Siliguri," he said at the India Bangladesh Stakeholders' Meet.

Former aide to VK Singh held on fraud, extortion charges

June 09, 2019 4:01 am

A copy of the FIR accessed by The Sunday Express states that Shambhu had taken Rs 3 lakh from BJP worker Ajay Tyagi on April 15, 2019, in the name of election funds but the sum was not deposited to the party fund.

'If you're a nationalist, then why didn't you fulfil your promises': Priyanka targets PM Modi in Ghaziabad

April 05, 2019 11:57 pm

Priyanka Gandhi also accused PM Modi of waiving off the loans of wealthy individuals and showing indifference for the farmers in debt and the rural distress.

VK Singh on ‘Modiji ki Sena’: Anyone who uses this term for the Army is a deshdrohi

April 05, 2019 4:59 am

Singh’s remarks came a day after the Election Commission issued a showcause notice to Adityanath for the remark and sought a response by April 5.

'Should I count mosquitoes killed': Minister VK Singh's retort on Balakot casualties

March 06, 2019 3:04 pm

BJP chief Amit Shah's "over 250 terrorists killed" remark had triggered sharp reactions from the Opposition leaders, who have been cornering the ruling government for “politicising” the air strikes.

VK Singh defends Amit Shah's claim, says Balakot casualty figure an 'estimate', 250 'might have died'

March 05, 2019 1:42 pm

BJP president Amit Shah said on Sunday that “more than 250 terrorists” were killed in the airstrike in Balakot on February 26.

Nirav Modi located in UK, British authorities inform India: Govt

December 28, 2018 10:41 pm

"In August 2018, the government sent two requests, one from the CBI and the other from the Enforcement Directorate, to the authorities of the UK seeking the extradition of Nirav Modi to India," Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh told Rajya Sabha said.

Imran Khan has been propped up by Pakistan Army, says VK Singh

September 17, 2018 6:47 pm

India is adopting a “wait and watch” approach after the installation of a new government in Pakistan, the minister of state for external affairs said.

Rs 1,484 crore spent on PM Modi’s foreign trips: Govt

July 20, 2018 3:56 am

The cost for chartered flights to overseas destinations in 2014-15 was Rs 93.76 crore while in 2015-16, it was Rs 117 crore. In 2016-17, the cost was Rs 76.27 crore and in 2017-18, expense on chartered flight was Rs 99.32 crore.

UNHRC report on Kashmir has nothing to do with the international body: V K Singh

July 13, 2018 6:07 pm

In the report, Al Hussein has called for a commission of inquiry by the Human Rights Council to conduct an independent international investigation into human rights situation in Kashmir.


Tewari's comment on VK Singh should be avoided: BJP

January 10, 2016 8:51 am

New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Sunday took a jibe at Congress leader Manish Tewari, saying that the discussions of standing committee are never brought out in public and that is something which they take as oath. He further said that he does not think any such discussion took place within the standing committee on Defence and so Tewari's comment over VK Singh should be avoided. Another Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli raised question against Manish Tewari by asking him that why he did not disclose these things when they were in the government? He further stated that the Congress party says something else when in government and something different when they are not in the government.

Politicos react over Manish Tewari's comment on VK Singh

January 10, 2016 7:46 am

Delhi/Mumbai, Jan 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday raised question against Manish Tewari asking him that he knew VK Singh's reality so why was he silent all these time? He further stated that he thinks that the Congress is running out of issues and that's why have targeted VK Singh as they find him a soft target. Congress leader Pramod Tiwari said that he cannot comment in anything in this regard as he is unaware of the truth. He further said that only Defence Ministry can tell the truth about it. Janata Dal (United) leader KC Tyagi said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should take the matter seriously and should sack VK Singh immediately. He further said that VK Singh was a controversial person and so enquiry should be made as his words cannot be trusted.

India enlarging engagement with NRIs: VK Singh

January 09, 2016 11:31 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs VK Singh on Saturday said that India is enlarging its engagement with its diaspora and Indians living abroad. He was speaking at the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas. Addressing the conference, Singh said that India’s missions in various countries observing this day as Pravasi Bhartiya Divas and interacting with Indians living in that country.