Manmohan Singh

Manmohan, Pawar wanted farm reforms during UPA regime, failed under political pressure: Tomar

Tomar also said that the previous governments, farm scientists, farm bodies and chief ministers had recommended and supported the farm reforms.

published on : 28th December 2020

Won't comment on Pranab Mukherjee's book before reading in full: Congress leaders

Former union minister M Veerappa Moily, who was part of the UPA government headed by Manmohan Singh, noted the book was yet to be released.

published on : 13th December 2020

Sonia sets up panel on economy, foreign affairs and national security, Manmohan part of all three

While former finance minister P Chidambaram, and party leaders Mallikarjun Kharge and Digvijaya Singh will be part of the economic affairs committee, Jairam Ramesh will be its convener.

published on : 20th November 2020

UP lawyer demands FIR against Obama, says references to Rahul, Manmohan in book humiliating

Gyan Prakash Shukla petitioned the court over what he termed 'insults' to former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and ex-PM Manmohan Singh in the book The Promised Land written by Obama

published on : 19th November 2020

A dinner fit for A Promised Land: What Obama's probing eyes and mind discovered in India

The observations made by Barack Obama are from a dinner party hosted by the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur in November 2010 in New Delhi.

published on : 17th November 2020

Manmohan Singh to release ‘Kerala and World Economy’

The first copy will be presented to Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac. 

published on : 29th October 2020

Stalin greets Dr Manmohan Singh on birthday

DMK president MK Stalin on Saturday greeted former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the occasion of his birthday.

published on : 27th September 2020

PM Modi extends birthday wishes to former counterpart Dr. Manmohan Singh

Dr. Singh, who was the Prime Minister for the two consecutive terms (from 2004-2014) has turned 88 today.

published on : 26th September 2020

India feels absence of a PM with depth: Rahul Gandhi on Manmohan Singh's birthday

Singh, who headed the UPA coalition government between 2004 and 2014, turned 88 on Saturday.

published on : 26th September 2020

Manmohan Singh, Chidambaram seek leave of absence from Rajya Sabha on health grounds 

Naidu informed the House that he had received letters from Singh and 13 other MPs seeking leave of absence on medical grounds.

published on : 16th September 2020

Confer Bharat Ratna on Manmohan Singh, along with Narasimha Rao, says Veerappa Moily

Moily said that credit for India's economic recovery in the 90s should go to both Rao and Manmohan Singh and both of them should be awarded.

published on : 9th September 2020

RIP Pranabda: When supporters celebrated Congress stalwart's first Lok Sabha win at 3.45 am

Mukherjee had lost the Lok Sabha elections twice earlier and it was third time lucky for him in 2004, much to the delight of the Congress leader's supporters.

published on : 1st September 2020

RIP Pranab Mukherjee: Bengal stalwart was Congress, UPA government’s ace troubleshooter

Many cite Pranab's trust deficit with the Gandhis, after he fell out with Rajiv for reportedly revealing his ambitions for the highest office post-Indira Gandhi’s assassination.

published on : 1st September 2020

Manmohan Singh to blame for paltry flood relief: Ashoka

Revenue Minister R Ashoka on Tuesday claimed that former PM Manmohan Singh was responsible for the meagre funds released by the Centre for flood relief in 2019.

published on : 27th August 2020

CWC meet: Sonia Gandhi offers to quit as interim Congress chief, Manmohan urges her to continue

The party is divided on the leadership matter with a section demanding collective leadership and another reposing faith in the Gandhi family.

published on : 24th August 2020
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