Away from the treasury benches, when the BJP was in the opposition for a decade till 2014, it was responsible for obstructionism too.
Manmohan Singh was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on April 19 after he had a fever and tested positive for the novel coronavirus infection.
In his new book, Sanjaya Baru deconstructs the morphology of the Indian power elite-comprising remnants of a feudal gentry, kulaks, a metropolitan business class, the civil services and a cultural elite of opinion-makers.
The veteran Congress leader has been admitted to AIIMS, New Delhi.
Manmohan Singh on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Modi suggesting five measures to battle the Covid-19 crisis.
Manmohan Singh, in his letter, suggested five measures to battle the Covid-19 crisis, including boosting the supply of medicines and to let states define frontline workers
'You must vote for a government that will put Assam once again on the path of peace and development,' he said.
Congress leader Manmohan Singh also said that the country’s informal sector ‘is in shambles’
The decisive mandate that the BJP received in the 2014 and 2019 general elections indicated voters' preference for political stability, Pranab Mukherjee wrote in his memoir.
Book also says Modi seemed to have employed a rather autocratic style of governance during his first term
In his autobiography "A Road Well Travelled", Raghavan writes scathingly about the role of the Congress but also says it is difficult to confirm whether the payments were actually meant for the party.
'One of the most competent world leaders, Dr Manmohan Singh's vision for our nation is uncompromising. India is forever indebted to this great son for leading her through highs & lows,' tweets Congress
The AICC revamp came in the backdrop of a major push for organisational reform by some of the party’s and Nehru-Gandhi family’s staunchest loyalists.
He was the senior-most minister with the longest experience who had helped manoeuvre the party in the beleaguered post-1996 years. He had guided Sonia Gandhi most sincerely when she finally joined politics in 1998
Advising restraint in airing grievances in public, several former Union ministers cautioned party colleagues, saying such tendencies divide the Congress at a time when unity is needed.
Nadda said the senior Congress leader and his party should stop 'insulting' the country's forces repeatedly and questioning their valour.
Singh also urged that the PM should ensure justice for soldiers who died in Ladakh, adding that doing any less would be 'historic betrayal of people's faith'.
The former prime minister had complained chest pain and problem in breathing, sources said. Singh was also tested for the novel coronavirus and his results were negative.
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi addresses media after the oath taking ceremony at Punjab Bhawan in Chandigarh. AICC General Secretary Harish Rawat with PPCC President Navjot Singh Sidhu are also seen.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in New Delhi.PTI Photo
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur during a public meeting in Mandi.PTI Photo
An artist busy making an idol of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
Idols of Goddess Durga at a workshop ahead of Navaratri festivities, Goregaon in Mumbai.Photograph by Dinesh Parab/Outlook
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