Abhishek Singhvi

  • Narendra Modi is like Idi Amin, Hitler, Mussolini: Singhvi 17-04-2014 08:40 PM

    New Delhi Congress on Thursday put Narendra Modi in the rogue's gallery with the likes of "dictators" Hitler, Mussolini, Idi Amin and Zia Ul Haq. "All these dictators were popularly elected but their election did not mean their exoneration from charges of genocide and human rights violations," party spokesman Abhishek...
  • Congress calls Modi a 'dictator' over his "shivering" remark 15-04-2014 04:40 PM

    New Delhi: "Har har Modi should be dar dar Modi," Congress on Tuesday said as it mocked at the BJP's PM candidate's statement that the ruling party was "shivering" at the prospect of his coming to power and called him a "dictator". Congress spokesman Abhishek Singhvi also took a dig...
  • Abhishek Singhvi blames DMK for snapping ties with Congress 08-04-2014 05:42 PM

    Chennai: Squarely blaming DMK for snapping ties with it, Congress on Tuesday took a dig at its former ally for its "belated" realisation of supporting a secular party at the Centre. DMK seemed to have realised the strength and value of Congress belatedly, party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi said without taking...
  • India should have supported UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka: Chidambaram 28-03-2014 02:18 PM

    New Delhi: Differing with his government's stand of abstaining from voting in UNHRC on the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said that New Delhi should have supported it. "Congress took a neutral stand at UNHRC by abstaining from voting on the Sri Lanka resolution....
  • Lata should ensure no one misuses her iconic status: Congress 28-01-2014 05:30 PM

    New Delhi: Lata Mangeshkar should guard against anyone "misusing" her iconic status for drawing political mileage, Congress said on Tuesday a day after the legendary singer shared a dais with Narendra Modi. "Lata Mangeshkar is an icon before whom all of us bow down. Beauty of her voice is acclaimed...
  • Congress, CPI(M) two sides of the same coin: TMC 08-01-2012 10:15 AM

    Kolkata: The Congress-Trinamool relationship is on the rocks. On Saturday, TMC's Subrata Mukherjee launched another attack on its ally, likening it to rival CPI(M). He said that the two parties were two sides of the same coin. Mukherjee was speaking at a programme organized to remember the nine villagers who...
  • Lokpal not dead, will be back soon: Cong 31-12-2011 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: Smarting under Opposition attack over the issue of Lokpal Bill, Congress on Saturday insisted that the measure is not dead and will be back soon. "Lokpal Bill is certainly not dead. It is not even in ICU or Emergency. It is merely under rest and recovery (R and...
  • Cong downplays CAG's comments on credibility 12-10-2011 10:43 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress party on Wednesday downplayed Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai's statement that the credibility of government was at its lowest since Independence, the quality of governance was below par and decision making was a casualty. Answering questions at the AICC briefing, party spokesman Abhishek Manu Singhvi...
  • BJP creating ambience of instability: Cong 28-09-2011 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: Hitting back at the BJP, the Congress on Wednesday dismissed as "absolute cacophony" its demand for Home Minister P Chidambaram's resignation, contending that the Finance Ministry note on the 2G issue cannot have any effect of guilt. "It is absolute cacophony. (They are creating) an ambience of instability....
  • We have full faith in Chidambaram: Congress 22-09-2011 10:17 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday rejected the Opposition demand for the resignation of Home Minister P Chidambaram on 2G spectrum allocation issue, saying "we do not, in any manner, accept" the allegation made by Subramanian Swamy against him. "The party does not doubt his integrity. This precise issue has...
  • Lokpal Bill: Parl panel faced with tough task 18-09-2011 01:00 PM

    New Delhi: The Parliamentary Committee going into the Lokpal Bill will begin grappling with a difficult task this week when it is expected to hear conflicting demands from various organisations including CVC and CBI on how best to check corruption. Two crucial meetings of the Standing Committee on Law and...
  • Lokpal Bill goes to Standing Committee 08-08-2011 09:11 PM

    New Delhi: The Lokpal Bill, which was introduced in the Lok Sabha last week, has been referred to a Parliamentary Standing Committee for in-depth scrutiny. The bill has been sent by Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari to the Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances and Law and Justice which has...
  • Cong derosters Singhvi as party spokesperson 06-10-2010 05:00 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress derostered its own spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi, on Wednesday, till the controversy over him appearing for lottery king Santiano Martin is resolved. Singhvi will not be the voice of Congress party at least for some time. The party leadership is upset at Singhvi becoming the legal...
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  • No decision on Muslim quota: Cong 27-12-2006 11:37 PM

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