Manmohan Singh

Narasimha Rao's grandson takes exception to Manmohan's comments on anti-Sikh riots

Singh should also know that Rao, as the then Home Minister, was asked not to give independent instructions as the PMO was completely seized of the matter, N V Subhash claimed.

published on : 6th December 2019

If Narasimha Rao had heeded Gujral's advice, 1984 massacres could have been avoided: Manmohan

Gujral was the 12th Prime Minister of India between April 1997 and March 1998 and propounded the 'Gujral Doctrine' of five principles for maintaining good relations with India's neighbours.

published on : 5th December 2019

Spend big or plunge deep, economists warn government after GDP shocker

Most analysts agree with former PM Dr Manmohan Singh’s comments that mere tinkering with economic policy will not help revive India’s ailing economy and a stronger medicine is needed.

published on : 30th November 2019

Clearly unacceptable GDP, says Manmohan Singh while stressing minor changes won't help

"GDP figures released today are as low as 4.5%. Aspiration of our country is to grow at 8-9%. Sharp decline of GDP from 5% in Q1 to 4.5% in Q2 is worrisome," Dr Singh was quoted as saying.

published on : 29th November 2019

Hope NCP, Shiv Sena, Congress will form govt in Maharashtra, says Manmohan Singh

The floor test is a constitutional mechanism under which a chief minister can be asked to prove majority in the state Assembly.

published on : 26th November 2019

'Proof of pudding is in the eating': Manmohan takes a dig at PM Modi's remarks hailing Constitution

The way the central government has behaved in Maharashtra, it is not certain that constitutional norms are safe in the hands of present establishment, the former PM said.

published on : 26th November 2019

Congress Rajya Sabha MP Anand Sharma demands restoration of SPG cover for Gandhis

Raising the issue in the upper house, the Congress leader said the cover should be 'restored' going beyond 'partisan politics.'

published on : 20th November 2019

Sonia, Manmohan, Pranab pay tributes to Indira Gandhi on 102nd birth anniversary

Former president Pranab Mukherjee, ex-vice president Hamid Ansari, Congress leaders, MPs and party workers also paid floral tributes to the former prime minister at Shakti Sthal, her memorial.

published on : 19th November 2019

'Abolition of states, conversion into UTs far-reaching step': Manmohan Singh slams Modi govt

He said that it is the duty of the Upper House to ensure that no laws are passed in an atmosphere of 'heightened emotions'.

published on : 18th November 2019

Congress leaders remember Jawaharlal Nehru on his 130th birth anniversary

A large number of MPs, senior Congress leaders and thousands of party workers also paid tributes to Nehru at Shanti Vana on his 130th birth anniversary.

published on : 14th November 2019

Manmohan Singh nominated to parliamentary standing committee on finance

According to sources Digvijay Singh resigned from the parliamentary standing committee on finance to make way for the former prime minister.

published on : 11th November 2019

'Chhatra', 'rumala 'for Kartarpur Sahib handed over to ex-PM Manmohan Singh

The president of the city unit of Congress Subhash Chopra said the chhatra and rumala were handed over to Singh, urging him to offer it at Karatpur Sahib Gurudwara for peace in the country.

published on : 7th November 2019

'Kartarpur model' may help resolve future conflicts: Former PM Manmohan Singh

The former PM also appealed to take forward the message of mutual love and respect propagated by Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev to ensure an equitable society.

published on : 6th November 2019

Punjab holds special assembly session for 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

In his address, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu hoped that the Kartarpur Corridor will be a shrine of peace, harmony and humanism to contribute to the realization of Guru Nanak’s universal vision.

published on : 6th November 2019

Sonia, Manmohan Singh pay tribute to Indira Gandhi on her 35th death anniversary

Indira Gandhi served as the first and only woman Prime Minister of India from January 1966 to March 1977 and again from January 1980 until her assassination in October 1984.

published on : 31st October 2019
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