Fatwa issued against Bihar Minister for chanting 'jai shri Ram'; Khurshid remains defiant

Fatwa issued against Bihar Minister for chanting 'jai shri Ram'; Khurshid remains defiant

 Bihar Minister ​Khurshid alias Firoz Ahmad said on Sunday that he will not hesitate in saying 'jai shri Ram' for the sake of harmony and development of the state.

Jul 30, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Court dismisses FIR plea against Khurshid, Bansal

Court dismisses FIR plea against Khurshid, Bansal

Special CBI Judge Vinod Kumar cited lack of evidence to suggest criminality in the matter and rejected the plea that had sought registration of an FIR.

Jul 29, 2016, 17:49 PM IST

I am ashamed of Poshpora mass rape: Khurshid

Salman Khurshid on Friday expressed remorse over the mass rape of women allegedly by an army unit in North Kashmir`s Kunan-Poshpora villages in 1991 and said he is ashamed that such an incident happened in the country.

Jun 28, 2013, 19:21 PM IST

Kashmir is an internal matter of India: Khurshid

Asserting that Kashmir problem is an internal issue of India, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday said there is a mechanism within the country to address all issues and outside forces need not meddle in them.

Jun 28, 2013, 17:30 PM IST

Court to decide on plea against Khurshid, wife

A Delhi court said it will decide on December 18 if it has jurisdiction to entertain a plea seeking lodging of FIR against Salman Khurshid.

Nov 20, 2012, 20:29 PM IST

Govt says Bofors case closed, no need to reopen

Kurshid sought public apology from those making allegations against former PM Rajiv Gandhi tarnishing his image and hurting his family members.

Apr 25, 2012, 16:54 PM IST

CEC complains to PM against Khurshid

Salman Khurshid has
ruffled feathers in the EC by stating that
his ministry had administrative control over the poll body its chief complained to PM.

Jan 13, 2012, 17:25 PM IST

No regrets over statement on sub-quota: Khurshid

Salman Khurshid,after contoversial statement on granting 9 per
cent quota for minorities,said he had no regrets as he
had not done anything unlawful.

Jan 13, 2012, 16:36 PM IST

Cong contacts Mamata, Khurshid plays peacenik

A day after West Bengal Chief
Minister Mamata Banerjee`s attack, Congress reached out
to its ally saying there was need for "better communication".

Jan 08, 2012, 19:43 PM IST

Lokpal:Khurshid favours reaching out to Opposition

Law Minister Salman Khurshid has
favoured reaching out to the Opposition as also allies on the
issue of Lokpal.

Jan 03, 2012, 22:36 PM IST

Lokpal panel to decide on demand to videograph: Khurshid

A decision to videograph the
proceedings of the Joint Committee on Lokpal Bill as sought by Gandhian Anna Hazare has to taken by the drafting panel itself, its member Union Minister Salman Khurshid said Monday.

Apr 11, 2011, 14:27 PM IST

New Cos Bill to rule out 2nd Satyam episode: Khurshid

The new Companies Bill, which is
likely to be tabled in the Winter Session of Parliament, will
contain provisions to rule out a recurrence of the Satyam
episode which shattered the confidence of India Inc.

Sep 02, 2010, 20:07 PM IST

`Transparency in corporate donations to parties needed`

Corporate Affairs Minister Salman
Khurshid Wednesday advocated greater transparency in corporate
donations to political parties saying it is important for
shareholders to know how the money is being spend and for what

Aug 11, 2010, 16:37 PM IST

No decision on Keshub Mahindra in hurry: Khurshid

After announcing that the government may not interfere in the re-election of Keshub Mahindra, convicted in the Bhopal gas tragedy case, as M&M chief, Salman Khurshid Sunday said it was too early to take a decision on this.

Aug 01, 2010, 20:20 PM IST

Expand your social welfare: Khurshid to India Inc

Corporate Affairs Minister Salman
Khurshid on Sunday asked India Inc to expand their social welfare
measures into backward areas, including the Naxal-hit
districts, to help check violence and disruptive activities.

May 30, 2010, 18:50 PM IST

RoC looking into cos showing unusual financial trends: Khurshid

The government today said it has
asked the Registrar of Companies (RoC) to look into accounts
of some companies on the basis of alerts put out by an early
warning system, which has been installed to check corporate

Apr 22, 2010, 17:56 PM IST

PC, Khurshid strike different note on reservation

Chidamabaram on Wednesday said reservation was perhaps the most effective
instrument of affirmative action but his colleague Salman
Khurshid felt the need to go beyond.

Mar 31, 2010, 21:40 PM IST

Pranab to hold talks with opponents of Women`s Bill: Khurshid

FM Pranab Mukherjee will hold talks with the opponents of Women`s Reservation Bill before govt takes the next step on it, Salman Khurshid said today.

Mar 18, 2010, 16:30 PM IST

Women`s Bill not cause of worry for minorities: Khurshid

Minority Affairs Minister
Salman Khurshid today rejected suggestions that the Women`s
Reservation Bill goes against the interests of women from
minority sections or minorities in general, saying they have
"nothing to worry".

Mar 08, 2010, 20:01 PM IST

Government committed to minorities welfare: Khurshid

Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid assured that a commission to deal with discrimination on the basis of religion, caste, gender and language will be created soon.

Jan 18, 2010, 21:01 PM IST