US House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, while welcoming Prime Minister Modi at the event on Sunday, had invoked Mahatma Gandhi and India's first prime minister Nehru in his speech.
He said when the INX Media proposal was sent to Chidambaram, 24 more proposals were recommended. After all the recommendations were done, Chidambaram signed the file on May 28, 2007.
Reduction in corporate tax rate welcome, doubtful whether investment will revive: Congress' Jairam Ramesh
The government on Friday slashed the income tax rate for companies by almost 10 percentage points to 25.17 per cent and offered a lower rate to 17.01 per cent for new manufacturing firms.
‘River interlinking an engineer’s delight, Sir M Visvesvaraya would approve’, says Rajya Sabha MP Jairam Ramesh
He, however, also mentioned its possible ecological impact.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday had pitched for Hindi as a common language for the country, reigniting the debate.
Anand Sharma will head the DRSC on Home Affairs while Jairam Ramesh will chair the Committee on Science, Technology, Environment & Forests.
Goyal's slip up was not lost on the netizens who quickly took to Twitter to point out that gravity was discovered by Isaac Newton and Einstein is credited for his theory of relativity.
The single-judge bench of Justice Sarang Kotwal, hearing the bail plea of Gonsalves and others, also said "such books" and CDs prima facie indicated they contained some material against the State.
The former Union Minister claimed that Ramesh's remark praising PM Modi was in "very bad taste," and charged the latter with "compromising himself" with the BJP with such a statement.
He said that at a time when the Congress was facing such repression and intimidation, Ramesh and others had words of praise for Modi.
The Congress in recent times has witnessed difference of opinion within the party with many leaders supporting the PM Narendra Modi government's moves.
PM Modi connects with people, demonizing him all the time won't help: Jairam Ramesh warns Opposition
It is time the opposition recognize Modi's work and what he did between 2014 and 2019 due to which he was voted back to power by over 30 per cent of the electorate, the veteran leader said.
According to the Congress leader, the first such case was in which the Central Information Commissioner (CIC) ordered disclosure of the PM's educational qualification.
Jairam Ramesh (Cong) said it was former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who on July 19, fifty years ago had nationalised 14 private sector banks.
Jairam Ramesh has urged the Union Environment Ministry to reject the proposal at the current site and protect Tamil Nadu from further disasters.