Alphons Kannanthanam

Watch: Doctor shouts at Union Minister KJ Alphons over flight delay

Watch: Doctor shouts at Union Minister KJ Alphons over flight delay

The angry woman was seen shouting at the union minister and others as she could not reach on time to attend a critical patient after her flight got delayed. 

Nov 22, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari on Monday called the nomination of Alphons for RS seat from Rajasthan as 'unfair'.

Nov 06, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Govt weighing up Apples's proposal to set up manufacturing unit in India

Govt weighing up Apples's proposal to set up manufacturing unit in India

Apple has sought certain concessions for setting up manufacturing unit in the country.

Oct 10, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Who can afford, will pay for hiked fuel price: Union Minister Kannanthanam

Who can afford, will pay for hiked fuel price: Union Minister Kannanthanam

"Who buys petrol? Somebody who has a car, bike; certainly he is not starving. Somebody who can afford to pay, has to pay," Kannanthanam told the media on Saturday.

Sep 16, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
Extremely complicated diplomatic efforts made Father Tom's release possible: Alphons Kannanthanam

Extremely complicated diplomatic efforts made Father Tom's release possible: Alphons Kannanthanam

Father Tom Uzhunnalil's release from the captivity of the Islamic State was made possible at the end of "extremely complicated diplomatic efforts" by India, Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam said here on Wednesday.

Sep 13, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

Govt believes people have right to choose in democracy: MoS for Tourism KJ Alphons

Minister of State for Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam on Saturday said the government's stand is that people have a right to make their own choices, be it in terms of speech or their food.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
New tourism minister to foreigners: Eat beef in your country, then visit India

New tourism minister to foreigners: Eat beef in your country, then visit India

Union Tourism Minister Alphons Kannanthanam suggested foreigners to eat beef in their own countries and then come to India. 

Sep 08, 2017, 07:12 AM IST

BJP appoints Alphons Kannanthanam as poll in-charge for Meghalaya

BJP president Amit Shah today appointed Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam as the party's election in-charge for Meghalaya which faces Assembly polls early next year, a party statement said on Wednesday.

Sep 06, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Dedicated party veterans, ex-bureaucrats in PM Narendra Modi's chosen nine

Dedicated party veterans, ex-bureaucrats in PM Narendra Modi's chosen nine

The nine new members to be inducted in the Union council of ministers include four former senior bureaucrats and also BJP leaders from the states of Karnataka, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh which go to polls in the near future.

Sep 02, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Vigilance dismisses VS, Kannanthanam petitions against Chandy

Vigilance court rejected petitions filed by CPI-M leader V S Achuthanandan and BJP leader Alphons Kannanthanam that Oommen Chandy was accused in the Palmolein import corruption case.

May 24, 2012, 16:18 PM IST