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Congress manifesto can't use 'aam aadmi' as it's a party name: Digvijaya

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh defended party's manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections and various promises made by the party. He also gave party Vice President Rahul Gandhi credit for internal democracy and holding primaries.

08:32 PM, Mar 30, 2014
Digvijaya credits Rahul for democracy, primaries in Congress

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh defended party's manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections and various promises made by the party. He also gave party Vice President Rahul Gandhi credit for internal democracy and holding primaries.

08:32 PM, Mar 30, 2014
Ashok Chavan not held guilty, free to contest LS polls: Digvijaya

The Congress party has defended its decision to give a Lok Sabha ticket to former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan, who is an accused in the Adarsh Housing Society Scam. Speakign to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh said he's not been held guilty and is therefore free to contest.

04:47 PM, Mar 30, 2014
Congress has been handling corruption, media not fair to us: Sibal

Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Sunday lambasted at the media for not being fair to the Congress saying that it's the Congress which has been handling corruption in India. "The media has not been fair, because they have not been putting our point of view to the people of this country," Sibal said to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate.

11:41 PM, Mar 23, 2014
Rahul is our leader, nothing wrong in accepting his suggestions: Khurshid

Emphasising on the hierarchy in the UPA, External Affairs Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid said that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leads the government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi heads the UPA and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi is the second most powerful in the party.

11:14 PM, Mar 09, 2014
Rahul Gandhi our leader, the boss: Salman Khurshid

Emphasising on the hierarchy in the UPA, External Affairs Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid said that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh leads the government, Congress president Sonia Gandhi heads the UPA and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi is the second most powerful in the party. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Khurshid also defended himself over his recent controversial comment where he called BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi 'impotent'.

05:52 PM, Mar 09, 2014
Khurshid refuses to apologise for calling Modi 'impotent'

External Affairs Minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid has defended his recent controversial comment calling BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi 'impotent'. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate he refused to apologise for it but said that he was mindful of the the fact that Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had disapproved use of such language.

07:40 AM, Mar 09, 2014
Devil's Advocate: BJP doesn't indulge in caste politics, says Jaitley

Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley has said that the BJP is not a party which indulges in vote bank politics. In an interview with Karan Thapar in 'Devil's Advocate,' Jaitley said, "BJP is not a party which will have religious based reservations and will not go on that track."

08:08 PM, Mar 02, 2014
BJP remains opposed to FDI in retail, won't change stand: Jaitley

The Bharatiya Janata Party has ruled out any change in its policy towards Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail if it comes to power at the centre. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley ruled out any possibility of the party reversing its earlier opposition to retail FDI.

05:27 PM, Mar 01, 2014
Ashamed at the way business transacted in Parliament: Chidambaram

Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate. How credible is the governments claim that it has reduced the fiscal deficit to 4.6 per cent of GDP. That is one of the key issues I should explore today with the finance minister P Chidambaram.

03:41 PM, Feb 21, 2014
Basis of judgement to commute Rajiv killers' death wrong: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram has questioned the legal basis for the Supreme Court commuting the death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi's killers. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar, Chidambaram said, "The basis of that judgment is not correct, the legal basis of the judgement said that delay alone is sufficient to allow a petition."

08:48 AM, Feb 21, 2014
Rahul Gandhi has all the qualities of a good leader: Chidambaram

Chidambaram was speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate. He also spoke about the state of the Indian economy and the situation in Parliament.

11:16 PM, Feb 20, 2014
Devil's Advocate: Telangana Bill should not be pushed in a cacophony, says Jairam Ramesh

In the wake of the unruly scenes witnessed in the Parliament, the Telangana tangle continues to haunt the Congress. Union Minister and Congress MP from Andhra Pradesh Jairam Ramesh has said that the government should refrain from rushing through the Telangana Bill in Parliament. He was speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate.

09:00 PM, Feb 16, 2014
Govt shouldn't rush through Telangana Bill in Parliament: Jairam

After unruly scenes that were witnessed in Parliament this week, the Telangana tangle continues to haunt the Congress. union Minister and Congress MP from Andhra Pradesh Jairam Ramesh has said that the government should refrain from rushing through the Telangana Bill in Parliament. He was speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate.

08:05 AM, Feb 16, 2014
Loyal to Cong, but people's will bigger than party: AP CM on Telangana

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy said that he is reflecting will of people over his fight against Telangana Bill and he is prepared for any eventuality including being sacked by his party for his fight to keep the state united. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Reddy said that he is loyal to Congress but people's will is bigger than party.

03:50 PM, Feb 09, 2014
Telangana: AP CM Kiran Reddy says ready to be sacked for united Andhra

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy said he is prepared for any eventuality including being sacked by his party for his fight to keep the state united. He was speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate.

07:09 PM, Feb 07, 2014
Conditions getting into place for strong economic growth: RBI Governor

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan made it clear that he was ready serve under any government that assumed power at the Centre after Lok Sabha elections.

01:26 PM, Jan 31, 2014
Hike in LPG cap a misdirected subsidy: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has questioned the decision to raise the cap of subsidised LPG cylinders from 9 to 12 per annum, calling it a 'misdirected subsidy'. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Rajan said, "What one should be careful about is expanding the misdirected subsidies in the system. We have to be very careful because we need to spend on very important things we are not spending on."

09:49 PM, Jan 30, 2014
RBI Governor questions rise in LPG cap, calls it misdirected subsidy

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has questioned the decision to raise the cap of subsidised LPG cylinders from 9 to 12 per annum, calling it a 'misdirected subsidy'. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, Rajan said, "What one should be careful about is expanding the misdirected subsidies in the system. We have to be very careful because we need to spend on very important things we are not spending on."

06:25 PM, Jan 30, 2014
Yogendra Yadav backs Delhi CM Kejriwal, Bharti, justifies dharna

Defending Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for holding a protest on the streets of Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav said that a "CM sleeping on the road shows that he is available to the public".

11:12 AM, Jan 24, 2014

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