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  • Manmohan Singh says economic crisis inevitable, suggests 3-step plan for government Aug 11, 2020 02:08 PM IST

    Manmohan Singh says economic crisis inevitable, suggests 3-step plan for government

    Manmohan Singh criticised the government's 'shock and awe' approach pointing out that the suddenness and stringency of the lockdown were thoughtless and insensitive.

  • P V Narasimha Rao can truly be called father of economic reforms in India: Manmohan Singh Jul 24, 2020 04:30 PM IST

    P V Narasimha Rao can truly be called father of economic reforms in India: Manmohan Singh

    Singh, while addressing the inaugural function of the year-long birth centenary celebrations of the late prime minister organised by the Congress's Telangana unit, said he is particularly happy that the programme coincides with the presentation of the first budget of Rao's government by him in 1991.

  • Ladakh face-off: BJP chief J P Nadda hits back at Manmohan Singh Jun 22, 2020 01:35 PM IST

    Ladakh face-off: BJP chief J P Nadda hits back at Manmohan Singh

    In a series of tweets after Singh took aim at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his handling of the ongoing stand-off with China, Nadda said the senior Congress leader and his party should stop "insulting" our forces repeatedly and questioning their valour.

  • Manmohan Singh on India-China standoff: 'PM must always be mindful of implications of his words' Jun 22, 2020 10:29 AM IST

    Manmohan Singh on India-China standoff: 'PM must always be mindful of implications of his words'

    Former prime minister Manmohan Singh has said that India cannot be "cowed down by threats and intimidation nor permit a compromise with our territorial integrity."

  • Former PM Manmohan Singh discharged from AIIMS May 12, 2020 01:21 PM IST

    Former PM Manmohan Singh discharged from AIIMS

    Singh was shifted to a private ward in the Cardio-Neuro tower on Monday night. He was also tested for COVID-19 and his results had come out negative, the sources said.

  • Manmohan Singh's condition improving; COVID-19 test comes negative May 11, 2020 07:43 PM IST

    Manmohan Singh's condition improving; COVID-19 test comes negative

    Singh (87) was admitted to the AIIMS here on Sunday evening after he suffered a reaction to a new medication and developed fever.

  • Manmohan Singh stable; developed reaction to medication: Hospital sources May 11, 2020 10:48 AM IST

    Manmohan Singh stable; developed reaction to medication: Hospital sources

    The 87-year-old Congress leader was admitted to the hospital on Sunday evening after he complained of uneasiness.

  • Former PM Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS May 10, 2020 10:52 PM IST

    Former PM Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS

    Manmohan Singh, 87, is under observation at the cardio-thoracic ward of the premier hospital, they said.

  • Ex-PM Manmohan Singh to guide in reviving Punjab's economy post COVID-19 Apr 28, 2020 08:34 AM IST

    Ex-PM Manmohan Singh to guide in reviving Punjab's economy post COVID-19

    Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday said former prime minister Manmohan Singh has accepted his request to provide guidance to the state in restoring it's the economy post-COVID-19 situation.

  • Aggressive testing key to fight battle against COVID-19: Manmohan Singh Apr 26, 2020 02:23 PM IST

    Aggressive testing key to fight battle against COVID-19: Manmohan Singh

    "There are problems with regard to the inadequacy of testing facilities and without more aggressive facilities of testing, we are not going to conquer this menace," Manmohan Singh said.

  • Manmohan Singh slams govt over dearness allowance freeze Apr 25, 2020 12:10 PM IST

    Manmohan Singh slams govt over dearness allowance freeze

    The finance ministry on Thursday froze inflation-linked allowance for 50 lakh central government employees and 61 lakh pensioners till June 2021 due to the COVID-19 crisis. However, DA and dearness relief (DR) at current rates will continue to be paid, it said.

  • Govt must deposit Rs 7500 in bank accounts of poor; revive MSME sector Apr 20, 2020 03:55 PM IST

    Govt must deposit Rs 7500 in bank accounts of poor; revive MSME sector

    The Congress will soon prepare a detailed plan for revival of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) together with steps to ensure smooth crop procurement and resolving migrants' issues and will put it before the central government

  • India faces 'danger' from social disharmony, slowdown, global health epidemic: Manmohan Singh Mar 06, 2020 07:20 PM IST

    India faces 'danger' from social disharmony, slowdown, global health epidemic: Manmohan Singh

    Singh strongly raised the issue of Delhi riots, saying communal tensions have been stoked and flames of religious intolerance fanned by unruly sections of the society, including the political class.

  • Modi govt does not acknowledge the word 'slowdown': Manmohan Singh Feb 19, 2020 09:45 PM IST

    Modi govt does not acknowledge the word 'slowdown': Manmohan Singh

    "If you do not recognise the problems that you face, you are not likely to find credible answers to take corrective action. That is the real danger," Singh said, attacking the government on the state of the economy.

  • Politics | Will Congress address the elephant in the room? Feb 17, 2020 02:20 PM IST

    Politics | Will Congress address the elephant in the room?

    Montek Singh Ahluwalia’s anecdote, about Rahul Gandhi’s 2013 ‘tear-the-nonsense-ordinance’ comment, is a reminder of the festering problems the Congress is yet to satisfactorily address.

  • Should I quit: Manmohan asked me after Rahul ordinance episode, says Montek Feb 16, 2020 05:32 AM IST

    Should I quit: Manmohan asked me after Rahul ordinance episode, says Montek

    In a major embarrassment to his own government, Rahul had denounced the controversial ordinance brought by the UPA dispensation to negate a Supreme Court verdict on convicted lawmakers.

  • Liberal democracy institutions must defend Constitution: Ex-PM Manmohan Singh Jan 20, 2020 09:00 AM IST

    Liberal democracy institutions must defend Constitution: Ex-PM Manmohan Singh

    Young people have recently reminded the country that freedom is best secured in the custody of enlightened citizens and when it is protected for all, he said.

  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots could have been avoided if Narasimha Rao had listened to IK Gujral: Manmohan Singh Dec 05, 2019 02:44 PM IST

    1984 anti-Sikh riots could have been avoided if Narasimha Rao had listened to IK Gujral: Manmohan Singh

    When he was prime minister, Manmohan Singh had apologised to members of Parliament as well as the entire nation for the riots

  • 4.5% GDP growth rate unacceptable, worrisome: Manmohan Singh Nov 29, 2019 08:40 PM IST

    4.5% GDP growth rate unacceptable, worrisome: Manmohan Singh

    Delivering his valedictory address at a national conclave on economy, Singh said mutual trust is the bedrock of societal transactions fostering economic growth, but 'our social fabric of trust, confidence is now torn and ruptured'.

  • Manmohan Singh nominated to parliamentary standing committee on finance Nov 11, 2019 03:12 PM IST

    Manmohan Singh nominated to parliamentary standing committee on finance

    Digvijaya Singh has now been nominated to the parliamentary standing committee on urban development by the chairman of the Upper House, according to a Rajya Sabha bulletin.

  • Kartarpur corridor's opening to 'enormously improve' Indo-Pak ties, says Manmohan Singh Nov 09, 2019 06:07 PM IST

    Kartarpur corridor's opening to 'enormously improve' Indo-Pak ties, says Manmohan Singh

    Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan formally inaugurated the historic corridor to facilitate the visa-free entry of Indian Sikh pilgrims.

  • Need unity of thought, action: Manmohan Singh Nov 08, 2019 07:53 PM IST

    Need unity of thought, action: Manmohan Singh

    "More than any other period of human history, the need for unity of thought and action today is the most urgent," said the former PM speaking on the concluding day of an international conference on Guru Nanak Dev by the Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID) here.

  • 'Kartarpur model' may help resolve future conflicts: Manmohan Singh Nov 06, 2019 05:31 PM IST

    'Kartarpur model' may help resolve future conflicts: Manmohan Singh

    Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu too said a new world of peace and sustainable development could be founded if teachings of the Sikh Guru were integrated in daily lives.

  • Ex-PM Manmohan Singh flags off 9 cancer detection vans for Punjab Oct 30, 2019 06:15 PM IST

    Ex-PM Manmohan Singh flags off 9 cancer detection vans for Punjab

    The nine units would be positioned at Sultanpur Lodhi and would offer free cancer detection services to Indian pilgrims on way to Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Sikhism founder Guru Nanak Dev.

  • EX-PM Manmohan Singh, union ministers part of first jatha to Kartarpur Sahib Oct 29, 2019 09:24 PM IST

    EX-PM Manmohan Singh, union ministers part of first jatha to Kartarpur Sahib

    India on Tuesday shared with Pakistan the list of 575 people. Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal and MPs and MLAs from Punjab will also be part of the group, the sources said.

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