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Govt working to make defence acquisitions transparent: PM

GURGAON: Against the backdrop of scams such as the VVIP chopper scandal, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the Government was working towards making defence acquisitions “transparent” and “less vulnerable… Read more »


Managing coalitions is not easy: Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI:┬áDays after DMK pulled out of the United Progressive Alliance (the ruling coalition heading the government in India), Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday candidly admitted that managing coalitions… Read more »


PM on coal issue: Can give satisfactory answers

NEW DELHI: As the Opposition paralyzed Parliament over the CAG report on coal block allocations, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the government is ready for any discussion and give satisfactory… Read more »


Iran will try to manipulate NAM meet to advance its agenda: US

WASHINGTON: Arguing that Iran does not deserve to host the NAM summit, the US has said Tehran would attempt to manipulate the upcoming meet to advance its own agenda as… Read more »


Hope to build good ties: Singh to new Pak premier

NEW DELHI: Reaching out to his new counterpart in Pakistan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today congratulated Raja Pervez Ashraf and expressed confidence that the two countries will continue to make… Read more »

Obama calls Singh

Obama calls Singh, discusses bilateral ties, Eurozone crisis

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama spoke to India’s Prime Minister over phone, discussing regional and international issues of mutual interest and agreeing to work together to strengthen the resilience of… Read more »

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PM presses for expansion of UN Security Council

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today pressed for an early reform of the United Nations, particularly an expansion of the Security Council, noting it must be seen as an… Read more »

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PM leaves for New York tomorrow to attend UNGA

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leaves for New York tomorrow to attend the United Nations General Assembly session on Saturday where India will push for reforms of the Security… Read more »


Singh writes to Abbas, assures India support at UN

NEW YORK: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has written a letter to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas assuring him of India’s “full support” for his country’s bid for statehood at the… Read more »

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Terror, extremism threaten state systems, impede progress: PM

DHAKA: On a day when Delhi was rocked by a powerful blast, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh voiced concern over forces of extremism and terrorism, saying they “threaten our state systems… Read more »


I am not afraid of appearing before JPC: PM

NEW DELHI: In the clearest signal that Government is ready for a Joint Parliament Committee probe on the 2G scam, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said that he is not… Read more »


PM to meet TV editors tomorrow

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who has been accused by the opposition of remaining silent on various scams haunting his government, will meet editors of television channels tomorrow for… Read more »