Press Conference

  • It was a press conference of a failed leader: Arun Jaitley on PM 03-01-2014 10:06 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh after the latter addressed a press conference and clarified that he's not in the race for prime ministerial in 2014 Lok Sabha polls. Jaitley said, "There was a historic opportunity for the...
  • PM's press meet: Smiling journalists, fuming journalists 03-01-2014 09:35 PM

    New Delhi: When there's too much buzz over a Prime Minister's press conference, you know the man has not spoken enough. On Friday it was the first time in three years. The start was predictable. Showcasing of his work for 10 years. No smile, tense staff, even more tense media...
  • Manmohan rates Indo-US nuclear deal as the best moment of his tenure 03-01-2014 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called signing of the Indo-US nuclear deal as the best moment of his 10 year long tenure. "My best moment as PM was when we struck a nuclear deal with the US," he said. The PM, however, ducked questions on the lowest moments during...
  • 2006-2013: Manmohan Singh's best quotes to the media as Prime Minister 03-01-2014 01:22 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ruled himself out of the race for prime ministership after the next elections holding that Rahul Gandhi had "outstanding credentials" for the top job but said Narendra Modi as PM will be "disastrous" for the country. He said the Congress party would decide on its prime...
  • Manmohan opts out of PM race, says did his best, Modi as PM will be a disaster 03-01-2014 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday virtually announced his retirement from politics as he ruled himself out of the 2014 prime minister's race and launched a scathing attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi accusing him of presiding over the mass massacre during the 2002 riots in the...
  • Manmohan is an honest man, should have spoken from the heart: Experts 03-01-2014 12:50 PM

    Political analysts said that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh mostly exonerated himself during the press conference while pointing out that he should have answered the questions about his government's performance head on. Rating the press conference as "average," analysts said that Manmohan Singh spoke like an outgoing PM. Neerja Choudhary said...
  • Will hand over charge to a new PM after next elections: Manmohan Singh 03-01-2014 11:55 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh made it clear that he has no intention of stepping down from his post before the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. "I will continue till the next elections. After that I will hand over the baton to other prime minister," he said during his media...
  • Full text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's speech 03-01-2014 11:26 AM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh addressed the media at the newly built National Media Centre on Raisina Marg. This is his third press meet after he took charge as the Prime Minister in May 2004. Here is the full text: Friends, First, let me wish you all a very happy New...
  • Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's tenure in his own words 03-01-2014 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: 12:13 pm: I sincerely believe that whatever Narendra Modi has said is not going to materialise. 12:13 pm: India is a hospitable environment for FDI and will continue to be so: PM 12:09 pm: On being called 'an overrated economist and an underrated politician'. - I have done...
  • Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's press conference 03-01-2014 09:57 AM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh meets the media in a conference for only the third - and perhaps last - time in nine and a half years. Follow our live updates. ...
  • Before PM's speech, BJP wants him to answer 5 questions 03-01-2014 07:27 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's press conference on Friday, BJP asked him some probing questions, including how he thinks history would judge his tenure, "failure" to assert himself against corruption and "subversion" of constitutional institutions. Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley said he would...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 31-12-2013 09:48 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: AAP slashes power tariff, 50 pc cut for up to 400 units 31-12-2013 09:46 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is in a hurry as far as election promises made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are concerned. After announcing the scheme to supply 20,000 litres of free water to every household with metered connection on Monday, a day later Kejriwal delivered another of his...
  • PM press conference on Jan 3, speculation on his future continues 31-12-2013 09:35 PM

    New Delhi: The last day of 2013 has sparked off fresh speculation over prime minister Dr Manmohan Singh's future. The announcement of a press conference by the prime minister on Friday comes a day after Finance Minister P Chidambaram told CNBC TV18 that the Congress should a prime ministerial candidate...
  • Manmohan Singh to address media in early January 28-12-2013 06:07 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to address a press conference in early January, informed sources said on Saturday. They said the press conference was likely to be held in the first week of January but the venue and date are not finalised. The sources said it would be Manmohan...
  • Disruption at Arvind Kejriwal's press conference 31-10-2012 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: Amid the allegations made by anti-corruption crusader-turned-politicians Arvind Kejriwal and Prashant Bhushan against Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), there was disruption at the press conference of India Against Corruption (IAC) on Wednesday. A man, who claimed that he was not from any political party, disrupted the press...
  • It will take time for me to return: Yuvraj 11-04-2012 04:46 PM

    Addressing a press conference, Yuvraj Singh said he wants to come back soon, but now his focus is entirely on his health. ...
  • Read: Yuvraj Singh's press conference 11-04-2012 12:15 PM

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  • No rift in Team India, says MS Dhoni 25-02-2012 09:12 AM

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  • Anna Hazare praises work done by Modi, Nitish 10-04-2011 09:03 PM

    New Delhi: Chief Ministers Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar were on Sunday praised by anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare for their efforts on rural development, with the Gandhian saying that their counterparts in other states should emulate them. "The way the Chief Ministers of Gujarat and Bihar have worked in their...
  • 'Once Upon...' cast hits Kolkata for promotions 28-07-2010 01:46 PM

    Ajay and Kangna share their experience of living in the 70's era ...
  • Shabana launches 'Loins of Punjab' DVD 01-06-2010 06:33 PM

    The DVD priced at Rs 299 has some uncut scenes and the making of the film ...
  • Hrithik to make an appearance at IIFA 31-05-2010 06:56 PM

    The actor decides to perform for the award show despite controversies ...
  • What would you ask PM Manmohan Singh?

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has addressed his first press conference after being re-elected to power in May 2009. If you had a question for the...