23 Aug 2011
In the first major breakthrough in the week-long standoff, the government on Tuesday appointed Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as its negotiator for talks with Team Anna Hazare over their demand for a strong Lokpal.
03 Dec 2013
New Delhi: India and Japan are ‘close to agreement’ on a civil nuclear deal and are also in discussion on boosting their business and people-to-people ties, a Japanese official said as Emperor Akihito held talks with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi on Monday.
25 Oct 2011
Amid sparring between Team Anna and Congress on the Lokpal issue, Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday said there should be no encouragement for discord between civil society and government.