Digvijaya Singh

  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha interviews Digvijaya Singh 23-03-2014 02:02 PM

    In this week's episode, Cyrus Broacha interviews Congress leader Digvijaya Singh. ...
  • TWTW: Varanasi set for a battle royale 23-03-2014 01:28 PM

    The Varanasi constituency in Uttar Pradesh is one of the most important constituencies this election. After BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi choose to fight from this seat, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal and Congress's Digvijaya Singh are also likely to contest from the same. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-03-2014 10:09 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi 19-03-2014 08:35 PM

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is BJP divided over LK Advani seat? 19-03-2014 07:41 PM

    After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from Bhopal. ...
  • Seemandhra people to be compensated for revenue loss: Digvijaya 12-02-2014 04:38 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said the Seemandhra people will be compensated for the revenue loss but it won't be be possible to do it in the Telangana Bill. Digvijaya said, "There is a justification for Seemandhra people to be compensated for the revenue loss at least initially for sometime....
  • Telangana turmoil: Congress's olive branch to AP CM after he threatens to quit 31-01-2014 02:40 PM

    A day after Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy told CNN-IBN that he will quit politics if the Telangana Bill is passed, the Congress's state incharge Digvijaya Singh has appealed to him, asking him to reconsider his decision. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 27-01-2014 10:12 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: MNS attacks toll plazas, NCP calls it political stunt 27-01-2014 08:38 PM

    Maharashtra Navnirman Sena MLA Pravin Darekar and 71 workers were arrested on Monday for vandalising a toll booth in Dahisar. The MNS workers were charged with sections of arson, riot, damage to public property. ...
  • BJP portraying Iran as MP in its ads, claims Digvijaya Singh 20-11-2013 03:49 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of cheating the voters through its advertisements. Pointing to an advertisement of the Madhya Pradesh government, Singh said that the fields shown in it are those of Iran and not of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • UP: Digvijaya shares dais with Tauquir Raza in Sambhal 10-11-2013 11:55 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh shared the dais with Muslim Cleric Maulana Tauquir Raza Khan in Sambhal, Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. Ironically, this comes just days after the Congess party slammmed the AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal for meeting Raza. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 08-11-2013 11:48 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Is Congress paranoid about 2014 polls, Narendra Modi? 08-11-2013 11:26 PM

    Seeking a ban on opinion polls, pulling out its spokespersons from any debate on poll surveys, the Congress is now hitting out at global investment firm Goldman Sachs for predicting positive results for the Indian economy on the basis of opinion polls which show that Narendra Modi-led NDA could win...
  • Opinion polls not scientific, should be banned: Digvijaya Singh 04-11-2013 04:00 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh alleged that opinion polls are not scientific and hence should be banned. He said, "Exit polls are fine but pre-poll opinion polls should not be allowed." ...
  • Digvijaya Singh asks EC to ban opinion polls 04-11-2013 01:37 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has asked for opinion polls to be banned, a demand the Congress has placed before the Election Commission. He said, "Opinion polls should be stopped. In a state like Madhya Pradesh which has more than 3 crore voters how can you do a survey with...
  • Lata Mangeshkar entitled to her views: Digvijaya Singh 02-11-2013 04:16 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on claiming Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel's legacy. He said, "How can Sardar Patel agree with the ideology that killed Mahatma Gandhi?" On singer Lata Mangeshkar saying Mosi is a better PM ,...
  • Digvijaya Singh hits out at BJP for temple stampede in MP 13-10-2013 11:35 PM

    Congress General Secretary hit out at BJP for Ratangarh temple stampede in Datia, Nadhta Pradesh. He said, "Under the governance of the BJP, the officials take bribes which cause such incidents and the government doesn't react. A blueprint should be prepared so that such incidents do not occur again." ...
  • Digvijaya appeals to Andhra people to call off their protest against Telangana 08-10-2013 03:06 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh appealed to Seemandhra people to call off their protest against Telangana. "I appeal to all people striking in Andhra Pradesh today, the power department workers, to call off their protest. The Home Minister has said that all grievances associated with the bifurcation will be addressed....
  • Digvijaya Singh should answer how Jagan got bail: Chandrababu Naidu 07-10-2013 07:50 PM

    Accusing the Congress and Centre of being only interested in votes and not the welfare of the people, TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu accused the Congress of playing dirty politics by bifurcating Andhra Pradesh. "The Congress is playing dirty politics, they are taking support of both TRS and YSR Congress. Digvijaya...
  • Digvijaya accuses Jagan, Naidu of political opportunism on Telangana 05-10-2013 05:24 PM

    Congress General Secretary and party's Andhra Pradesh in-charge Digvijaya Singh accused YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy and TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu of political opportunism. "Both Chandrababu Naidu and Jagan Reddy asked for creation of Telangana. They could have changed their decision but the Congress party can't," he said. ...
  • Has Modi experienced spirituality involved in cleaning a toilet, asks Digvijaya 03-10-2013 06:37 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh took a dig at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi over his toilet remark. Digvijaya said, "I would like to know what VHP, RSS thinks of it. Modi talks of a spiritual experience. I would like to ask him if he has experienced the spirituality involved...
  • Telangana, Seemandhra leaders should abide by the decision: Digvijaya 03-10-2013 05:10 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh asked all the leaders of Telangana and Seemandhra to abide by the decision of the party high command. "The Antony Committee will put its report to the GoM. I will appeal the Seemandhra MPs that this decision has been made after consultation with all the...
  • Digvijaya Singh refutes Ajmer blast accused charges 25-09-2013 02:28 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh refuted Ajmer blast accused Bhavesh Patel charges. He said, "I do not know Bhavesh Patel. He has accepted that he was a member of RSS and that he played a part in the Ajmer blasts. Need to investigate who asked him to write the letter."...
  • Modi's Bhopal rally marred by controversy over burqas, skull caps 25-09-2013 09:37 AM

    Ahead of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's big rally in Bhopal today, the controversy over stereotype dressing to show minority support for Modi seems to be haunting the BJP. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh had claimed that 10,000 burqas were bought by the BJP for the rally. ...
  • Made a mistake by allotting land to Asaram, says Digvijaya 15-09-2013 05:54 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said he had made a mistake by allotting land to self styled godman Asaram, who is facing charges of sexual assault. The deal was struck during Digvijaya Singh's tenure as Madhya Pradesh chief minister. He has now demanded that the BJP government should cancel the...
  • Why are Manmohan, Sonia, Rahul silent on Muzaffarpur riots, asks BJP 09-09-2013 05:40 PM

    BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday asked that why are Prime Minster Manmohan Singh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Digvijaya Singh silent on the situation in Uttar Pradesh. He said, "This is vote banks politics and hypocrisy at play". ...
  • Muzaffarnagar clashes: Situation worse under SP govt, says Congress 08-09-2013 05:54 PM

    Even as the Samajwadi Party claimed that it will act tough on the communal elements involved in the Muzaffarnagar clashes, the party came under heavy criticism from the Congress and the Rashtriya Lok Dal which claimed that the law and order situation was deteriorating under the Akhilesh Yadav government. Army...
  • Sushma's silence on Asaram shows BJP's double standards: Digvijaya 01-09-2013 10:30 PM

    The war of words continues between the Congress and BJP over self-proclaimed godman Asaram's alleged political connections. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh hit out at senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj for being silent on Asaram, who has allegedly sexually assaulted a minor girl. He said, "I am amazed Sushma Swaraj's...
  • Modi should debate with me then think about PM: Digvijaya 15-08-2013 02:33 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said Gujarat Chief Narendra Modi is playing politics over the Prime Minister's speech to acquire his office. He should forget the PM, I am ready to debate with Modi on his achievements. ...
  • Congress refuses to comment on 'sexist' remark made by Digvijaya 26-07-2013 05:08 PM

    Speaking at a public rally Madhya Pradesh, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh called Congress MP Meenakshi Natarajan a 'tanch maal' or a good product. ...