Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

Ram temple will be built when God wants: V.K. Singh

Ghaziabad: Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Ghaziabad V.K. Singh said a grand Ram temple in Ayodhya will be built when the God himself wants it. “Ramlala had surfaced (in Babri mosque) when he decided to. So his temple will be built when he wishes to have a temple,” Singh told reporters after […]

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

‘Should I count how many mosquitoes were killed’: VK Singh over IAF airstrike in Balakot

New Delhi | Amid the conflicting claims on the number of terrorists killed in the Balakot airstrike, former Army chief Gen V.K. Singh on Wednesday drew parallels between terrorists and mosquitoes while responding to the opposition’s continuous hammering on the issue. In a tweet in Hindi, he said at 3.30 a.m., there were too many […]

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

V K Singh terms 2012 ‘coup’ report treason, asks PM for probe

New Delhi | Union minister and former Army chief VK Singh said on Thursday that he has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a high-level probe into reports about the alleged army coup in 2012 during the tenure of UPA-II government, saying it amounts to “treason”. “I have written to the Prime Minister that this […]

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

Nirav Modi extradition sought from UK: V.K. Singh

New Delhi : The government has sent a request to the UK for extraditing fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is wanted in the Rs 13,500 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case, parliament has been informed. “An extradition request has been received in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) from the Ministry of Home Affairs […]

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

Kathua rape: Failed Asifa as humans, says V.K. Singh

New Delhi : Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh on Thursday assured justice to an eight-year-old girl who was brutally gang raped and murdered in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua and said “we have failed Asifa as humans”. “…But she will not be denied justice,” V.K. Singh, former Chief of Army Staff, tweeted. While […]

Union Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh (File Photo/IANS)

Iraq victims: V.K. Singh’s statement, compensation fuel controversy

Chandigarh :  Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh’s statement that the Indians killed in Iraq were illegal immigrants and the Rs 10 lakh compensation announced by the Central government to families of the victims sparked a fresh controversy in Punjab on Tuesday. Congress legislators from Amritsar and Gurdaspur districts on Tuesday criticized Prime […]