Mallikarjun Kharge

Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge skips Lokpal selection panel meet for fifth time

Congress veteran Mallikarjun Kharge skips Lokpal selection panel meet for fifth time

Kharge had written a letter to PM Modi demanding the status of a full-fledged member of the Lokpal selection panel. 

Sep 04, 2018, 19:49 PM IST
Congress demands Parliamentary panel to probe Narendra Modi government's Rafale deal

Congress demands Parliamentary panel to probe Narendra Modi government's Rafale deal

Congress has also warned to bring a privilege motion against Modi govt over the Rafale fighter jet deal between India and France.

Jul 25, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Congress unhappy with time allotted for no-confidence motion debate

Congress unhappy with time allotted for no-confidence motion debate

Leading the charge even before stepping inside the Parliament, senior party leader Mallikarjun Kharge said that more time should have been given to the largest opposition party.

Jul 20, 2018, 11:20 AM IST
Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge writes to PM Narendra Modi, to boycott Lokpal meet

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge writes to PM Narendra Modi, to boycott Lokpal meet

Kharge earlier occasions too had of the panel on the same ground, saying these have remained unacknowledged and unaddressed.

Jul 19, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Be courageous: Congress' advice to emotional Kumaraswamy on running coalition government

Be courageous: Congress' advice to emotional Kumaraswamy on running coalition government

An emotional Kumaraswamy broke down at an event hosted by JD(S), highlighting the pains of leading a coalition government.

Jul 16, 2018, 07:16 AM IST
A chaiwala like Narendra Modi is Prime Minister because Congress preserved democracy for 70 years: Mallikarjun Kharge

A chaiwala like Narendra Modi is Prime Minister because Congress preserved democracy for 70 years: Mallikarjun Kharge

Modi speaks about Emergency that happened 43 years back, but what about the undeclared Emergency in last four years, asked the veteran Congress leader.

Jul 09, 2018, 07:39 AM IST
Accept it, Karnataka has not given you the mandate: Congress leader DK Shivakumar tells Yeddyurappa

Accept it, Karnataka has not given you the mandate: Congress leader DK Shivakumar tells Yeddyurappa

Yeddyurappa had claimed that several disgruntled leaders from the Congress and the Janata Dal-Secular are eager to join the BJP. 

Jun 10, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
All is well? 'Upset' Congress MLA meets Rahul Gandhi, says not seeking any berth in Karnataka Cabinet

All is well? 'Upset' Congress MLA meets Rahul Gandhi, says not seeking any berth in Karnataka Cabinet

The Congress-JDS alliance formed the government in Karnataka after agreeing on a 'give and take' policy but some Congress leaders have been seemingly unhappy over not being given a Cabinet berth.

Jun 10, 2018, 14:39 PM IST
Karnataka: Congress-JDS govt walking on thin ice? Mallikarjun Kharge says injustice done over portfolio allotment

Karnataka: Congress-JDS govt walking on thin ice? Mallikarjun Kharge says injustice done over portfolio allotment

Kumaraswamy expanded his Cabinet by inducting 25 ministers, with 14 members from the Congress and nine from JDS and one each from Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the nascent Karnataka Pragnavanta Janata Paksha.

Jun 09, 2018, 14:52 PM IST
Karnataka government formation: There ought to be 'give and take' equation between Congress-JDS, says Mallikarjun Kharge

Karnataka government formation: There ought to be 'give and take' equation between Congress-JDS, says Mallikarjun Kharge

The three-day-old BJP government in Karnataka collapsed on Saturday, minutes before the scheduled trust vote, with CM BS Yeddyurappa resigning.

May 20, 2018, 17:15 PM IST
Karnataka results: Victory not in the bag yet, Congress and JDS go into a huddle in Bengaluru

Karnataka results: Victory not in the bag yet, Congress and JDS go into a huddle in Bengaluru

Reports of a group of angry Congress MLA-elects could figure high in discussions.

May 15, 2018, 22:48 PM IST
Media creating Dalit Karnataka CM issue to create difference: Mallikarjun Kharge

Media creating Dalit Karnataka CM issue to create difference: Mallikarjun Kharge

Siddaramaiah had on Sunday said that he would step aside for a Dalit CM in Karnataka if the Congress leadership wishes.

May 14, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
More trouble for BJP, now Congress initiates no-trust move against Narendra Modi government

More trouble for BJP, now Congress initiates no-trust move against Narendra Modi government

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge, in a letter to Lok Sabha Secretary General, gave the notice to include no-confidence motion in the list of business on 27th March.

Mar 23, 2018, 17:50 PM IST
Congress resolves to adopt 'pragmatic approach' to work with like-minded parties

Congress resolves to adopt 'pragmatic approach' to work with like-minded parties

The indication of a pre-poll tie-up comes in the wake of efforts by the Congress to evolve a consensus among various opposition parties to unitedly take on the might of the BJP.

Mar 17, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge says won’t attend Lokpal meet, rejects PM Narendra Modi's invite

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge says won’t attend Lokpal meet, rejects PM Narendra Modi's invite

Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has refused to attend a crucial meeting on the appointment of a Lokpal as a ‘special invitee’.

Mar 01, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

Budget speeches are usually the longest in Parliament.

Feb 07, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Centre rejects Congress's demand to send triple talaq bill to Standing Committee as 'wastage of time'

Centre rejects Congress's demand to send triple talaq bill to Standing Committee as 'wastage of time'

The Centre today rejected the Congress party's demand to send the triple talaq bill to Parliament's Standing Committee.

Dec 28, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Congress blames MEA for ill-treatment of Kulbhushan Jadhav's family in Pakistan

Congress blames MEA for ill-treatment of Kulbhushan Jadhav's family in Pakistan

Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian prisoner sentenced to death by Pakistani military court on false charges of spying, had met his mother and wife from behind a glass barrier in Islamabad.

Dec 27, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Congress asks Centre why FIR wasn't filed against 'conspirator' Manmohan Singh

Congress asks Centre why FIR wasn't filed against 'conspirator' Manmohan Singh

Hitting out at the government, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday questioned as to why the Centre has not registered an FIR against former prime minister Manmohan Singh if it believed that he had conspired with Pakistan for winning the Gujarat elections.

Dec 19, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
Opposition queries not addressed at all-party meet: Kharge

Opposition queries not addressed at all-party meet: Kharge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not address Opposition queries at the all-party meeting ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament, senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge charged today.

Dec 15, 2017, 12:15 PM IST

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