Salman Khursheed

Congress holds protest at Jantar Mantar against Land Ordinance

Congress holds protest at Jantar Mantar against Land Ordinance

Demanding the withdrawal of the BJP government's controversial Land Ordinance, the Congress on Wednesday began a sit-in at Jantar Mantar.

Feb 25, 2015, 06:51 AM IST

Khursheed hopes new Pak prez would initiate positive steps

External Affairs Minister Salman Khursheed today hoped that the newly elected Pakistan president would initiate positive steps to understand the pain and concern among Indians for his country.

Aug 03, 2013, 14:38 PM IST

Important to bring perpertators of 26/11 to justice: Khurshid

India said it is important to bring to justice Mumbai terror attacks perpetrators in Pakistan, including LeT founder Hafiz Saeed, to bring a closure to Indians but also to prevent yet another attack.

Nov 23, 2012, 21:24 PM IST

Muslim Personal Law Board slams Khursheed

Slamming Khursheed for blocking amendments to the Waqf Bill, the AIMPLB has said it would begin protests against UPA govt after Ramzan.

Jul 16, 2012, 12:45 PM IST

Corruption a virus: Salman Khursheed

Salman Khursheed said the central government was willing to accord a constitutional status to proposed Lokpal institution.

Oct 20, 2011, 21:52 PM IST

UP: Digvijay, Khursheed share dais with Amar at a public function

Sr Cong leaders Digvijay
Singh and Salman Khursheed shared the dais with Amar Singh at
a public function in Farukhabad, in UP, triggering speculation of the former
SP general secretary inching closure to the national party.

Apr 20, 2011, 18:20 PM IST

Minority quota doubtful, studying options, says Khursheed

Minority Affairs Minister Salman Khurhseed Monday said the government was considering quota for backward classes among Muslims within the existing 27 percent reservations for OBCs.

Dec 21, 2009, 18:17 PM IST

Mukesh`s decision to take pay cut commendable: Khurshid

The government on Friday lauded RIL chief Mukesh Ambani`s decision to take a pay cut and said that the industrialist has shown a "remarkable sensibility" towards the prevailing scenario with this voluntary step.

Oct 16, 2009, 19:54 PM IST

Salman charges UP govt of misleading people on NREGS

Union Minister Salman
Khursheed on Thursday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of trying
to mislead people by demanding fresh packages from the Centre
even as it has failed to fully implement NREGS in the state.

Sep 03, 2009, 15:23 PM IST

Satyam investigation is virtually over: Khursheed

Corporate Affairs Minister Salman
Khursheed on Tuesday said that the investigation into Satyam scam
case by SFIO is virtually over except for the probe by the I-T
department into areas of siphoning of funds.

Aug 11, 2009, 23:44 PM IST

Equal rights comm for minorities to be set up: Govt

The Centre has proposed setting
up of an `equal rights commission` with the objective of
bringing minorities into the national mainstream, Union
Minister Salman Khursheed has said.

Aug 11, 2009, 23:41 PM IST

Government re-introduces Companies Bill

The government on Monday re-introduced
Companies Bill in the Lok Sabha to replace a 52-year-old law
and simplify regulations dealing with formation, mergers and
acquisitions and winding up of companies.

Aug 03, 2009, 16:00 PM IST