Kapil Sibal

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  • PM Modi world's 'most expensive watchman', says Congress

    PM Modi world's 'most expensive watchman', says Congress

    Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Saturday slammed the Prime Minister's silence on major banking scams unearthed in the country over the last few days and termed Narendra Modi the "most expensive chowkidar" in the world. "Modiji used to give......

    February 24, 2018
  • Amitabh Bachchan starts following Congress leaders on Twitter, triggers speculation

    Amitabh Bachchan starts following Congress leaders on Twitter, triggers speculation

    Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has started following some senior Congress leaders on Twitter of late, triggering speculation over his sudden interest in the party that he was once close to and had later drifted away from. After following Congress president......

    February 22, 2018
  • Modi, Jaitley knew country was being looted: Congress

    Modi, Jaitley knew country was being looted: Congress

    The Congress on Saturday made a direct allegation against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley saying "both were aware that the country was being looted" in the over Rs 11,000 crore PNB scam. The party asked if......

    February 17, 2018
  • No hurried decision on CPI-M impeachment suggestion: Congress

    No hurried decision on CPI-M impeachment suggestion: Congress

    The Congress on Wednesday said that the CPI-M's suggestion for an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra was a "serious issue" and the party was discussing the issue with other parties too. "This is a very serious......

    February 1, 2018
  • Congress leaders meet Rahul Gandhi over SC judges' attack on CJI

    Congress leaders meet Rahul Gandhi over SC judges' attack on CJI

    Senior Congress leaders including P. Chidambaram, Kapil Sibal and Ahmed Patel, among others, called on party President Rahul Gandhi to brief him about the implications of the four senior judges of the Supreme Court publicly attacking Chief Justice Dipak Misra.......

    January 12, 2018
  • Chidambaram, Sibal slam PM Modi-led BJP govt's Kashmir policy

    Chidambaram, Sibal slam PM Modi-led BJP govt's Kashmir policy

    Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday attacked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government's Kashmir policy, saying its "hard, muscular, militaristic" approach had failed to end militancy in the troubled state. "It was claimed that the hard, muscular,......

    January 7, 2018
  • Mandir will be built when Lord Rama wants it, PM will not build it: Sibal

    Mandir will be built when Lord Rama wants it, PM will not build it: Sibal

    Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday in a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Ram Mandir will be built "when Lord Rama wants it and Modi will not build the temple". "As far as Ram Mandir is......

    December 7, 2017
  • Gujarat polls: PM Modi targets Kapil Sibal on Ayodhya dispute case

    Gujarat polls: PM Modi targets Kapil Sibal on Ayodhya dispute case

    The election rallies, which were all cancelled due to the cyclonic storms in Gujarat on Tuesday have been resumed by the political parties as the warnings have been withdrawn. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the first one to restart......

    December 6, 2017
  • Congress suggestions on Patidar quota as per Constitution: Sibal

    Congress suggestions on Patidar quota as per Constitution: Sibal

    Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday said that his party's suggestions on providing quotas to Patidars in poll-bound Gujarat was "as per the Constitution" and PAAS leader Hardik Patel will make the announcement of the formula at an appropriate time.......

    November 22, 2017
  • Supreme Court seeks CBI's response on Karti's travel plans

    Supreme Court seeks CBI's response on Karti's travel plans

    The Supreme Court on Thursday gave the CBI till Monday to respond on an application by former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram seeking to travel to Britain on December 2. Chidambaram junior has mentioned travel plans to Cambridge......

    November 16, 2017
  • Congress slams UP CM for calling secularism 'biggest lie'

    Congress slams UP CM for calling secularism 'biggest lie'

    Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday slammed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for his remark that "secularism is the biggest lie since Independence" and comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government with Ram Rajya. The party retorted, saying what the......

    November 15, 2017
  • CBI opposes Karti Chidambaram's plea to go abroad

    CBI opposes Karti Chidambaram's plea to go abroad

    The CBI on Tuesday opposed the former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram's plea to the Supreme Court to travel aboard, saying it has serious apprehensions that he would tamper with evidence during his overseas stay. The agency......

    October 10, 2017
  • Government realises it needs Viagra boost to revive economy: Congress

    Government realises it needs Viagra boost to revive economy: Congress

    Mocking the government's earlier claim of rise in GDP, the Congress said what the ruling dispensation had meant by that was increase in prices of gas, diesel and petrol (GDP), and added that it has now realised that the economy......

    September 22, 2017