Modi, Ambani carried out Rs 1.3 lakh cr ‘surgical strike’ on defence forces: Rahul on Rafale issue

Modi, Ambani carried out Rs 1.3 lakh cr ‘surgical strike’ on defence forces: Rahul on Rafale issue

New Delhi: Upping the ante over the Rafale issue, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Anil Ambani jointly carried out a Rs 130,000 crore “surgical strike” on the defence forces. His renewed attack on Modi came a day after a French media report quoted former French president Francois Hollande […]

BJP slams Rahul for attack on PM

New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday condemned as “shameful and irresponsible” Congress chief Rahul Gandhi remarks against Narendra Modi over the Rafale deal, saying no president of any party has ever used such language against a prime minister. Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad hit back at Gandhi after the Congress president alleged that there was […]

Think before levelling allegations: Rajnath to Rahul

Amreli (Guj): Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday advised Congress president Rahul Gandhi not to make allegations against the government on the Rafale issue without proof. Singh said the verification of the French media report, which quoted former French President Francois Hollande on the purchase of the Rafale fighter jets, will reveal the truth. Hollande was […]

We have no role in selection of Reliance Defence for Rafale deal: Govt

New Delhi: A day after former French President Francois Hollande claimed Reliance Defence was chosen as Indian partner for the Rafale deal at the behest of New Delhi, the government Saturday said it had “no role” in the selection. The Defence Ministry said “unnecessary controversies” are being sought to be created following media reports regarding […]

Killing unfortunate: Congress

SRINAGAR: The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) on Friday condemned the killing of three policemen in Shopian. In a statement the JKPCC spokesperson described the killings as highly unfortunate and shocking, saying that the killings indicative of worsening situation in the valley. Blaming the government of India for the spurt in violence, the spokesperson said […]

Congress to contest ULB, Panchayat polls

Congress to contest ULB, Panchayat polls

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress said Wednesday it would contest the upcoming urban local bodies and panchayat polls in the state but added it might review the decision if concerns related to security were not addressed by the state administration. “We cannot allow a field day to the BJP and RSS. […]

Goa Congress approaches Governor, stakes claim to form new government

PANAJI: With Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar hospitalised, Goa’s main opposition Congress party submitted a memorandum to Governor Mridula Sinha Monday, staking claim to form an alternate government. The move came at a time when the BJP high command has sent three senior leaders — Ram Lal, B L Santhosh and Vinay Puranik — here to […]

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