Addressing a meeting of opposition leaders, hosted by rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, Gandhi also took a dig at the government's flagship programme ‘Make in India’, saying most products available in the country were made in China.
The 'sabha virasat bachao sammelan' in Delhi's Constitution Club is being seen as a show of strength by the Sharad Yadav-group in its fight against Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar to wrest control of the party.
He also termed sufferings of people due to floods in Bihar and other parts of the country as a "human tragedy", and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar visit the flood-hit areas.
The designation, which slaps a series of US sanctions on the outfit, came against the backdrop of an upsurge in the terror activities of the militant group in Kashmir in recent months.
Narendra Modi in his Independence day speech had said the hidden black money has been brought into the formal economy through demonetization.
A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra also asked the body to scrutinise the SIT's justification in closing the riots- related cases and directed it to submit a report within three months.
Urging internet users to be vigilant against such dangers and take necessary precautions, Vijayan said people should be ready to report the presence of websites having dangerous and objectionable content.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Udaipur in Rajasthan on August 29, state Home Minister Gulab Chand said today.
He was among the four security force personnel injured in the attack in Jammu and Kashmir on August 14.
The Bombay High Court today directed Maharashtra Minister Ranjit Patil to file an affidavit in response to a PIL that alleged that he misused his powers to protect an unauthorised eatery in the city, observing that "prima facie everything appears to be fishy".
Modi, in his Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red fort yesterday, said, "Na gaali se samasya sulajhne wali hai, na goli se, samasya suljhegi har Kashmiri ko gale lagane se (Kashmir problem cannot be resolved by either bullets or by abuses. It can be resolved by embracing Kashmiris)."
Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar alleged that Doordarshan and All India Radio (AIR) refused to broadcast his Independence Day address unless he "reshaped" it.
During the phone call, Trump welcomed the first-ever shipment of American crude oil to India, which will begin this month from Texas.
Siddaramaiah had written to the Centre stating the state government was compelled to ask the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation to temporarily re-design signboards in stations without the Hindi language.
Addressing the Independence Day celebrations organised by the Supreme Court Bar Association, the CJI said even though he was not born as a citizen of India, he got equal status and opportunity like anyone else.
Palaniswami and his cabinet colleagues had hit out at the actor for his remarks and dared him to substantiate his charges following which he had asked his fans to lodge complaints about corruption through social media.
In his speech, Modi reached out to strife-hit Kashmiris, asserting that Kashmir problem cannot be resolved by either bullet or by abuses and that a solution can be found by embracing them.
On Monday the country celebrates its 71st Independence Day with much splendour and passion cutting across all caste, religion, and community.
The chief executives of Merck and Under Armour chief have resigned from a White House advisory panel on manufacturing after President Donald Trump's initial failure to explicitly condemn a white supremacist rally.
Over the last few years, Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy as one of India's greatest prime ministers has faded
In Wardha district, farmers burnt an effigy of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and staged "rasta roko" on the Higanghat road.
The Congress today rejected reports of Sonia Gandhi indicating an active political role for daughter Priyanka and termed it as "mischievous instance of fake news" and unnecessary speculation and accused the government of being behind them.
National Conference chief Omar Abdullah today insisted that his party does not question the accession of Jammu and Kashmir with India but wanted "concrete shape" to be given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assurance that there will be no fiddling with the Article 35A.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today took an aerial survey of the flood- affected Gonda, Shrawasti, Balrampur and Bahraich districts and warned the officials of stern action if any laxity was found in the relief work.
During his visit to Chennai, Madurai and Coimbatore, Amit Shah would hold discussions with party office bearers.