Manmohan Singh said, "There is a need for tax reforms in a much bolder way because in our country if you look at the real picture the real fiscal deficit of the centre-state combined is as high as 9 percent and that's not good."
PM Modi said that after coming to power, in spite of all the protests and disturbances of the State Govt, the Delhi metro network is now growing at 25 km/year.
Former PM Manmohan Singh’s remarks on 1984 Sikh massacre has created a furore. He said that had Narsimha Rao listened to IK Gujaral’s advice, these riots could have been avoided.
One of his most prominent stints included his role as the Minister of Information and Broadcasting in June 1975 when then Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi imposed Emergency in the country.
As far as internet services are concerned, the decision can be taken by the Jammu and Kashmir authorities. There are activities by Pakistan too in Kashmir region, so keeping security in mind, whenever the local authority deems it fit, a decision will be taken.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh, Former President Shri Pranab Mukherjee & Former Vice President Shri Hamid Ansari pay their respects on the 102nd birth anniversary of Indira Gandhi at Shakti Sthal.
Nehru was fondly called Chacha Nehru and was known for emphasising the importance of giving love and affection to children. After the death of Nehru, it was unanimously decided to celebrate his birthday as Bal Diwas or Children's Day in India.
PM Modi and Dr Manmohan Singh were seen embracing each other and exchanging pleasantries during Kartarpur inauguration ceremony. The images immediately went viral on social media.
Sonia said that decision to sign Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP) will be a "body blow" to economy of the country and will bring "untold hardship" for farmers, SMEs.
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.