Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid criticises BJP for rolling out GST in a hurry

Salman Khurshid criticises BJP for rolling out GST in a hurry

The senior Congress leader admitted that his party have not done well in many elections since 2014 but said the party is taking initiatives to counter the BJP.

Oct 07, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Triple talaq row: Cannot abolish ''Islamic process'', says cleric

Triple talaq row: Cannot abolish ''Islamic process'', says cleric

The top court, earlier on Thursday, began hearing several pleas filed by Muslim women rejecting the practice of Triple Talaq.

May 13, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
Triple talaq: Supreme Court allows Salman Khurshid to be amicus curiae

Triple talaq: Supreme Court allows Salman Khurshid to be amicus curiae

A five-judge Constitutional bench will begin in hearing of a batch of pleas challenging constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', 'nikah halala' and polygamy among Muslims from May 11.

May 03, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Cong leader Salman Khurshid duped of Rs 59,000 while trying to buy puppies online

Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid was allegedly duped of Rs 59,000 by some persons on the pretext of selling him Maltese puppies through 

Mar 07, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

Not entirely true that there's complete gap between armed forces and Valley people: Congress

Former External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has rubbished suggestions of their being a complete gap or lack of communication between India`s armed forces and the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Oct 10, 2016, 09:25 AM IST
When Digvijay Singh talked about 'India occupied Kashmir' – Watch video

When Digvijay Singh talked about 'India occupied Kashmir' – Watch video

A slip of of tongue from Congress leader Digvijay Singh on the issue of Kashmir and Balochistan led to a controversy on Thursday.

Aug 18, 2016, 12:22 PM IST
Salman Kurshid differs with PM Modi, says India should focus on PoK, not meddle in Balochistan

Salman Kurshid differs with PM Modi, says India should focus on PoK, not meddle in Balochistan

Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Monday disagreed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's point of view on Balochistan.

Aug 15, 2016, 12:41 PM 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
Pakistan taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives: Khurshid

Pakistan taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives: Khurshid

Lashing out at Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz for calling upon the international community to take appropriate steps to fulfil its commitments towards the people of Jammu and Kashmir under the UNSC resolutions, former union minister and senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Thursday said this is extremely unacceptable as Islamabad has been taking unpleasant interest in imposing upon India their vicious motives through the acts of terrorism.

Jul 22, 2016, 11:19 AM IST

RSS is the biggest liar, says Congress

The Congress party on Wednesday said there is no bigger organisation than the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in telling lies and giving it a political angle.

Jul 20, 2016, 09:46 AM IST

No one better at politicising lies than RSS: Salman Khurshid

Senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Tuesday hit back at RSS over a defamation case against party vice president Rahul Gandhi, saying "no one is better at politicising lies than RSS".

Jul 19, 2016, 22:03 PM IST
Terrorist Burhan Wani's killing: 'Pakistan has no right to comment on India's internal affairs'

Terrorist Burhan Wani's killing: 'Pakistan has no right to comment on India's internal affairs'

Following Pakistan's remark that called the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani "deplorable', former external affairs minister Salman Khurshid on Monday said nobody has the right to comment on the internal affairs of India.

Jul 11, 2016, 08:54 AM IST
Pakistan attempting to ward-off responsibility of 'inhuman' 26/11 attacks: Salman Khurshid

Pakistan attempting to ward-off responsibility of 'inhuman' 26/11 attacks: Salman Khurshid

Pakistan yesterday demanded more evidence from India on the 26/11 attacks in order to bring the case to its 'logical end', but Khurshid asserts that Indian govt shouldn't fall into Pakistan's trap

Jul 01, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Need for heart-to-heart talk with China over Masood Azhar: Salman Khurshid

Jaish-e-Muhammad has already been listed as terrorist organisation by UN in 2001, besides US State Department and Pakistan government.

Apr 12, 2016, 12:23 PM IST
Salman Khurshid concedes PM Narendra Modi hasn't lost popularity, likens him to a magician

Salman Khurshid concedes PM Narendra Modi hasn't lost popularity, likens him to a magician

Khurshid said under the Modi government, freedom is being put to hard test.

Mar 23, 2016, 13:27 PM IST
Chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' is a matter of choice, says Salman Khurshid

Chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' is a matter of choice, says Salman Khurshid

Khurshid said chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' in public should be a matter of choice and not forced upon someone.

Mar 15, 2016, 09:25 AM IST

Difficult times ahead in Indo-Pak relations: Salman Khurshid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "grand" efforts to normalise relations with Pakistan has not produced "any remarkable movement forward", former External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said, while warning that "difficult times" were in store for Indo-Pak ties.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:07 PM IST
Curfew lifted from clash zones in Dewas in MP

Curfew lifted from clash zones in Dewas in MP

Curfew was lifted today from two localities under Kotwali Police Station here following normalcy, three days after it was clamped due to a communal clash in the area.

Jan 19, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
Subhas Chandra Bose died of injuries sustained in plane crash: UK website

Subhas Chandra Bose died of injuries sustained in plane crash: UK website

The latest set of witness statements released by a UK-based website set up to unravel the mystery surrounding Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's death seem to confirm that the freedom fighter died as a result of a plane crash in Taiwan.

Jan 16, 2016, 14:43 PM IST
Congress might have averted 2014 drubbing had Pranab Mukherjee become PM in 2004, writes Salman Khurshid in new book

Congress might have averted 2014 drubbing had Pranab Mukherjee become PM in 2004, writes Salman Khurshid in new book

Salman Khurshid has said that many in Congress argue that drubbing in 2014 Lok Sabha polls could had been averted if Pranab Mukherjee had been PM.

Dec 15, 2015, 17:19 PM IST