The former student leader then went on to claim that hours after the protest, the PMO had intervened and asked the university administration to not be too harsh with the students. Here’s the truth!
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It was 2005, when Manmohan Singh was the Prime Minister leading the UPA government — those were delicate days for Indian diplomacy that was walking the tightrope between the US and Iran at the IAEA.
Industrial production shrank by 4.3% in September, registering the weakest performance in seven years due to output decline in manufacturing, mining and electricity sectors. Data for the eight core infrastructure industries showed output declining by 5.8 percent in October – six out of eight core industries saw a contraction in output.
The Kartarpur gurdwara, located on the bank of river Ravi in Pakistan, is about four km from the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district, and about 120 km northeast of Lahore.
On Manmohan Singh 87th birthday, here are lesser-known facts about the former Prime Minister
According to highly placed sources, Manmohan Singh can be fielded from Rajasthan as the vacancy of one seat arose following the death of Rajya Sabha MP Madan Lal Saini.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra made a Instagram debut ahead of Lok Sabha Elections. She made her Instagram handle ‘priyankagandhivadra’. The account has been verified by Instagram. With her debut, she posted two photos: One from her visit to Gandhi Ashram and the other from the meeting at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial[Read More…]
Captain Amarinder urges Manmohan Singh to figh Lok Sabha polls, “Will run your campaign, don’t say no”
New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, state affairs in-charge Asha Kumari and Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Sunil Kumar Jakhar met India’s former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday evening 5 pm at his resident and aand urged him to contest from the Amritsar parliamentary seat[Read More…]
New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh, state affairs in-charge Asha Kumari and Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Sunil Kumar Jakhar met India’s former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday evening 5 pm at his resident and asked him to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections from[Read More…]
Mumbai, Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who will complete a decade after a successful heart surgery on Thursday, is the unexpected new entrant on the #10Yearchallenge on social media, an official said on Tuesday. The former PM, 86, was operated for a redo cardiac bypass surgery on January 24, 2009,[Read More…]
The Muzaffarpur Sub Divisional Magistrate (West) has ordered to lodge an FIR in Kanti police station of Muzaffarpur district against actor Anupam Kher and 13 others (which includes director and producer) of the upcoming movie ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’. The movie is set to release on 11th of this month.[Read More…]
New Delhi, A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday seeking a ban on the trailer of the movie “The Accidental Prime Minister” saying it has caused unaccountable damage to the name and fame of the office of Prime Minster. The film is based[Read More…]
Dr Manmohan Singh made remarks against the current Prime Minister of the country, Narendra Modi for his silence over critical issues. The attacks came in while the former Prime Minister was speaking on the sidelines of a function that happened for his book release, Changing India. Manmohan Singh said, “People[Read More…]
New Delhi: Expressing sadness over RBI Governor Urjit Patel’s resignation, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said Patel’s sudden decision to demit office is a severe blow to the Indian economy. In a statement, Singh described Patel as an “economist of high repute and also someone who cared deeply[Read More…]
New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s Rajya Sabha term is ending on June 14, 2019, and Congress party is trying to send him to the upper house from Tamil Nadu where six Rajya Sabha seat will be vacated in July. According to sources, Congress party is trying to nominate Dr[Read More…]
New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday welcomed the Modi government’s decision to build a corridor from Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district to the International Border to facilitate Indian pilgrims to visit Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur in Pakistan. He, however, cautioned that there could be[Read More…]
Full speech of Manmohan Singh at the valedictory function of national conference on “Towards Peace, Harmony and Happiness: Transition to Transformation”
Ladies and Gentlemen, I deem it to be my privilege to address this august audience being concerned with peace, harmony and happiness of the humankind. I appreciate the Pranab Mukherjee Foundation and the Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development for organizing this national conference on such an important[Read More…]
Corruption peaking under Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Former PM Manmohan Singh.
Ahead of Madhya Pradesh assembly elections, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday in Indore interacted with the media and attacked the BJP led State and Union Government on various issues. He stated that “Demonetisation was a monumental failure. Modi Govt will never accept it and no black money was recovered. Demonetisation[Read More…]
New Delhi: In a veiled dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Monday said that “fanciful boasts, self-promoting bombast and the language of abuse and vitriol” was not the style of Manmohan Singh who presided over the country’s highest economic growth rate in his tenure as[Read More…]
New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said that one must not fall prey to the argument that India’s development requires a restriction on the freedoms of its people and a concept of nationhood which demands a contrived unity rather than embrace the reality of India’s diversity. “The[Read More…]
In an address at Jawahar Bhawan, New Delhi, Sonia Gandhi conferred Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with ‘Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development’. Lone Muslim MLA in MP Assembly: The ‘unbeatable’ legislator whose seat is a Congress citadel in Bhopal In November last year, Manmohan Singh won the award.[Read More…]
Manmohan Singh calls ‘demonetisation an ill-fated, ill thought exercise’, Indian economy is yet to recover
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh shared his scathing opinion on the second anniversary of demonetisation on Thursday and said, “Today is a day to remember how economic misadventures can roil the nation for a long time.” “It is often said that time is a great healer. But unfortunately, in the[Read More…]
New Delhi: former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday paid tributes to late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary. They paid floral tributes at the slain leader’s memorial at Shakti Sthal here. “Remembering Dadi (grandma) today with a deep[Read More…]
New Delhi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of curbing academic freedom and stifling dissent, his predecessor Manmohan Singh on Friday said the “idea of India” was being threatened under his government, which not only sought to rule India, but to change its “very heart and soul”. Manmohan Singh attacked Modi[Read More…]