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12-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Reinstate Alok Verma as CBI Chief : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

The Congress on Saturday demanded reinstatement of CBI Chief Alok Verma, terming his ouster from the investigating agency by the Prime Minister-led selection committee, a negation of "natural justice" and a decision taken to derail the Rafale probe.Congress...

11-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Ignoring us in UP will be 'dangerous mistake' : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Giving out a stern message to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP), which are likely to announce their alliance for the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress on Friday said ignoring the grand old party will be a "dangerous mistake".Reacting to...

07-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Upper caste reservation is election gimmick : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Citing the Supreme Courts cap of 50 per cent on reservation, Congress MP Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Monday called the Modi governments move of 10 per cent reservation for economically backward upper castes in jobs and educational institutions as an "election...

24-Dec-2018 New Delhi

Make public draft amendments to IT Act, Congress tells Modi

The Congress on Monday expressed alarm and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Centres proposed amendment to the Information Technology (IT) Act that seeks to break 'end-to-end encryption of data and mandate online platforms to give user information...

22-Dec-2018 Bhubaneswar

Odisha government has insulted Lord Jagannath : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Saturday accused the Odisha government of insulting Lord Jagannath by linking a scheme to his name.The state cabinet on Friday approved a scheme for farmers named KALIA (Krushak Assistance...

08-Dec-2018 New Delhi

Congress terms ED raids on people linked to Vadra as "blind vendetta"

The Congress on Saturday termed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) searches at the premises of some persons linked to Congress President Rahul Gandhi's brother-in-law Robert Vadra as "blind vendetta" to settle political scores.Addressing a press conference...

20-Nov-2018 New Delhi

Modi's anti-corruption plank in tatters: Congress over CBI mess

The Congress on Tuesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's plank of anti-corruption was in tatters. The party's reaction came following a senior CBI officer accusing top government officials, including NSA Ajit Doval, of influencing the agencys functioning...

24-Oct-2018 New Delhi

Verma's 'removal' in gross violation of laws: Abhishek Manu Singhvi

The Congress on Wednesday termed the "removal" of CBI Director Alok Verma "illegal" and alleged that it has been triggered by the Narendra Modi governments fear that its "dirty secrets" in the "Rafale scam" might pop out.Hours after the Centre sent Verma...

21-Oct-2018 New Delhi

Congress mocks Modi for attempting to appropriate Netaji's legacy

The Congress on Sunday mocked at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for attempting to appropriate the legacy of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and accused the RSS-BJP of trying to distort history.Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Azad Hind government formed...

12-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Congress attacks Narendra Modi over proposal for Army job cuts

Amid reports that the Army may cut 1.5 lakh jobs, the Congress on Wednesday came down heavily on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his extravagance on self promotion but keeping the Army cash starved.Questioning if the proposal was true, Congress spokesperson...

18-May-2018 New Delhi

BJP will be defeated in floor test : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

The Congress on Friday said the BJP will be defeated in Saturday's floor test in Karnataka and that BJP leader B.S. Yeddyurappa exhibited his desperation in becoming the Chief Minister after a split verdict in the state."Today is a historic day, we want...

18-May-2018 New Delhi

Historic interim order by Supreme Court : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Senior counsel and Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi, appearing for the Congress and the JD-S on Friday, said the Supreme Court order to go for a floor test in the Karnataka Assembly at 4 p.m on Saturday was a "historic interim order"."This is an historic...

26-Mar-2018 New Delhi

Congress issues whip for no-confidence motion

The Congress on Monday issued whip to party members in Lok Sabha in view of the notice given by it for no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government.The party had tabled in the Lok Sabha a notice for no-confidence motion on Friday.Besides Congress,...

26-Mar-2018 New Delhi

Congress takes down 'WithINC' app, says no data breach

The Congress on Monday took down its ‘WithINC mobile app, saying it had been defunct for five months and emphasising that there was no breach of data through it.Congress spokesman Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that the allegations of Congress collecting data...

22-Mar-2018 Kolkata

BJP more familiar with fake websites : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Attacking the ruling BJP on the issue of data theft, Senior Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Thursday said the Narendra Modi government should take action against it while accusing the BJP of being more familiar with fake websites."Law Minister is the...

10-Mar-2018 Kolkata

Bengal has an anti-BJP political space : Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Congress Rajya Sabha candidate from West Bengal Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Saturday thanked Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee for backing him and said he was happy to be nominated from a state which has an "anti-BJP political space".Addressing reporters...

20-Feb-2018 New Delhi

Abhishek Manu Singhvi gets IT notice for Nirav Modi purchases

The Income Tax Department on Tuesday said an "inquiry notice" was sent to Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi's wife Anita who had allegedly bought diamonds and jewellery worth Rs 6.5 crore from a store owned by fugitive Nirav Modi."An inquiry notice has...

17-Feb-2018 New Delhi

BJP, Congress trade blame over multi-crore Nirav banking fraud

The ruling BJP on Saturday blamed the Congress for the "original sin" that led to the alleged Rs 11,500 crore banking fraud by jeweller Nirav Modi and his partner Mehul Choksi. The opposition party returned the attack calling it "cheap sense of politics...

14-Feb-2018 New Delhi

Congress hits out at Modi over security situation in J&K

Expressing concern over the rising number of terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir, the Congress on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi the same five questions he had shot at the UPA government over the security situation in the country ahead of the 2014...

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