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Manmohan Singh

Parliament Disruption: How BJP Is Getting A Taste Of Its Own Medicine

Jul 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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 Discharged From AIIMS After Recovery From Covid

Apr 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

Book Excerpt: 'India's Power Elite' By Sanjaya Baru

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.

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tests Positive For Covid-19, Hospitalised

Apr 19, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The veteran Congress leader has been admitted to AIIMS, New Delhi.

Harsh Vardhan Slams Manmohan Singh Over His Letter To PM Modi, Says Congress Raising Doubts About Vaccines

Manmohan Singh on Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Modi suggesting five measures to battle the Covid-19 crisis.

18 April, 2021

Need To Ramp Up Vaccination Effort To Battle Covid-19: Manmohan Singh Writes To PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

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

26 March, 2021

Manmohan Singh Urges People To 'Vote Wisely' In A Video Message Ahead Of Polls In Assam

Outlook Web Bureau

'You must vote for a government that will put Assam once again on the path of peace and development,' he said.

02 March, 2021

BJP’s ‘Ill-Considered Demonetisation Decision’ Has Resulted In High Unemployment: Manmohan Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress leader Manmohan Singh also said that the country’s informal sector ‘is in shambles’

06 January, 2021

Modi ‘Earned’ PM’s Post, Manmohan Was ‘Appointed’: Pranab Mukherjee In Memoirs


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.

11 December, 2020

Pranab Mukherjee Book Blames Sonia, Manmohan For 2014 Poll Loss


Book also says Modi seemed to have employed a rather autocratic style of governance during his first term

21 October, 2020

Bofors Scandal Is Example Of Genuine Case Sabotaged By Party With Lot To Hide: Former CBI Chief R K Raghavan


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.

26 September, 2020

Rahul Gandhi Shares B'day Wishes For Former PM Manmohan Singh; Calls Him PM With Depth


'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

12 September, 2020

AICC Reshuffle By Sonia Gandhi Gives No Glide-Path For Congress Recovery

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

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.

31 August, 2020

Everybody's Dada: Pranab Mukherjee

Jawhar Sircar

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

02 August, 2020

'Don't Discredit Your Own Legacy': Congress Old Guard Tells Young Leaders As UPA-II Questioned


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.

22 June, 2020

'Stop Insulting Our Forces': BJP President Nadda Hits Out At Manmohan Singh For Ladakh Remarks


Nadda said the senior Congress leader and his party should stop 'insulting' the country's forces repeatedly and questioning their valour.

22 June, 2020

PM Must Be Mindful Of Implications Of His Words: Manmohan Singh On Ladakh Standoff

Outlook Web Bureau

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'.

12 May, 2020

Former PM Manmohan Singh Discharged From AIIMS

Outlook Web Bureau

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.

Photo Gallery

Artists welcome tourists as they arrive to board Cordelia cruise ship on their way from Mumbai to Lakshadweep, during a Kerala Tourism event, in Kochi.

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A medic prepares to administer a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary in Srinagar.

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Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik hands over a smart health card under the 'Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana' (BSKY) scheme to a beneficiary, in Balangir district.

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Assam Chief Minister and NEDA convener Himanta Biswa Sarma during BJP State executive meeting, at Amingaon in Kamrup district.

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Swami Adya Tiwari, prime accused in Mahant Narendra Giri death case, being produced in the District Court, in Prayagraj.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu