Scrapping of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir 'unilateral, brazen and totally undemocratic', says Congress Working Committee
The Congress Working Committee late Tuesday deplored the 'unilateral, brazen and totally undemocratic' manner in which provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution was abrogated and the state of Jammu and Kashmir
The government said it is yet to take a final call on the privatisation of Thiruvananthapuram airport in Kerala, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said during the Question Hour in Rajya Sabha.
Lok Sabha polls will witness 'second Kurukshetra war', claims AK Antony; says 'Narendra Modi-led 'Kauravas' will be drubbed by Rahul Gandhi
Speaking at the 'Janamaha Yatra', led by state Congress chief Mullappally Ramachandran from Kasaragod to Thiruvananthapuram, AK Antony lashed out at the RSS and Prime Minister Modi and said the Congress does not need any lessons of nationalism from the RSS and the BJP
The BJP is presently working on a plan to initiate a debate on the Agusta Westland chopper deal in Parliament, NDTV reported.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has taken on predecessor A K Antony saying that the Congress leader cannot "escape" the responsibility for the "stalemate" that he created during his tenure.
A more detailed inquiry had been initiated into the drowning of five naval personnel after an Indian naval vessel sank off the Vishakhapatnam coast in Andhra Pradesh earlier this week, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday.
Singh is accused of allegedly offering Rs 14 crore bribe to then Army Chief Gen V K Singh for clearing file pertaining to procurement of 1,676 heavy mobility Tatra vehicles.
KPCC Secretary M R Ramadas today filed a petition before a local court today seeking initation of prosecution proceedings against BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for describing Defence Minister A K Antony as an 'agent of Pakistan'.
Seeking to put a lid on fresh controversy over movement of two army units near Delhi in 2012, Defence Minister A K Antony today said Indian military is a responsible force which obeys the civilian government's decisions and in no circumstances there will be a military coup in the country.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has written to Defence Minister A K Antony complaining of rising instances of "unilateral intervention" by the Urban Development (UD) Ministry in key matters related to Delhi Metro.
Defence Minister A K Antony today voiced concern over increasing ceasefire violations and infiltration attempts from across the border and said they cannot take place without the "tacit support" of the Pakistan Army.
Barely two days after constituting a ten-member GoM on Telangana, government today reorganised the high-powered ministerial panel by dropping HRD Minister M Pallam Raju and bringing Defence Minister A K Antony, and also reducing the number of members to seven.
Naval divers on Friday found bodies of three naval personnel from the ill-fated submarine INS Sindhurakshak which exploded and sank at the Mumbai dockyard early Wednesday.
Insisting that the huge Delhi Metro network needed proper upkeep, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has written to Defence Minister A K Antony seeking that DMRC not be given work outside the capital at present.
The documents are expected to fast-track the Indian investigations into the bribery allegations in the Rs 3,600 crore deal for 12 AW-101 choppers, highly-placed government sources said here.
The Defence Ministry's one-member team looking into allegations of corruption in the Rs 3,600 crore chopper deal is returning tomorrow from Italy after meeting officials of the court investigating the case there and the accused firm Finmeccanica.
China took over management on Monday of Pakistan's Gwadar port, en route to key Hormuz Straits oil shipping lanes, in a move which has prompted nerves in India about its fellow Asian giant's growing strategic clout.
Despite clamour for removal of P J Kurien as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman who faces charges in the Suryanelli gang rape case, Defence Minister and senior Congress leader A K Antony said that "the law should be allowed take its own course".