The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is acoalition of center-left political parties in India, formed after the2004 General Election. The single largest party in the UPA is the Indian National Congress, whose president Sonia Gandhi is also the chairperson of the UPA. Subsequently the Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh, and the Council of Minister sare drawn from members of the UPA.
We have to decide if we want to have 'vikas vaad' or 'vistar vaad' which leads to disintegration. Those who follow the path of Buddha and have faith on 'vikas vaad', they develop. But we see, those having ideas of the 18th century, engage in encroachments and enter seas (of others)," he said in comments that may be seen as targeting China which is having conflict over South China Sea with some neighbouring countries.While wooing Japanese businesses, Modi cited the latest growth figures of 5.7 more »
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on Aug 31, 2014 , 06:52 am
Modi In Japan
Negotiations are on over Japan's insistence on tougher safeguards and "no nuclear test" clause in the bilateral agreement, said officials, who did not wish to be identified. Modi will give a personal assurance to his counterpart Shinzo Abe to assuage Japanese concerns, particularly over nuclear tests, and pave the way for a breakthrough in the near future, an official said. It was earlier hoped that the deal, negotiations for which were launched by the previous UPA government, more »
Vinod Rai has claimed that the former government of UPA had pressurised him to drop names of certain politicians from the coal allocation and commonwealth games scam reports... more »