Mallikarjun Kharge

PAC members oppose Air India divestment

PAC members oppose Air India divestment

Approved by the previous UPA regime in 2012, the turnaround plan provides for equity infusion of Rs 30,231 crore up to 2021 into Air India subject to the carrier achieving certain milestones.

Sep 08, 2017, 19:46 PM IST

Lok Sabha witnesses another day of protests

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said a decision on the debate would be taken at the meeting of the Business Advisory Committee.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

Congress to boycott GST rollout in Parliament

The Congress announced on Thursday that it will boycott the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout in Parliament on Friday midnight.

Jun 29, 2017, 17:13 PM IST

Presidential election: Opposition parties to meet on June 14

Opposition parties will meet on June 14 to formally begin discussions on the presidential and vice presidential elections, sources said on Monday.

Jun 12, 2017, 12:05 PM IST

'Kharge's return to politics will boost Congress prospects'

There were speculations that Mallikarjun Kharge might be relieved from Chairmanship of the Public Accounts Committee, to make room for him to play a more active role in Karnataka politics.

May 11, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Mallikarjun Kharge appointed PAC chairperson

Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge has been appointed new chairperson of parliament's Public Accounts Committee, an official release said on Tuesday.

May 02, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge to be next chairman of Parliament's PAC

: Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has been nominated as the new chairman of the Public`s Account Committee (PAC) of Parliament.Kharge, who filed the nomination papers yesterday, will succeed his party colleague KV Thomas who is completing three terms in the post.

Mar 15, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
When Mallikarjun Kharge couldn't control his emotions over PM Narendra Modi's 'gyan' on Budget timing - Watch video

When Mallikarjun Kharge couldn't control his emotions over PM Narendra Modi's 'gyan' on Budget timing - Watch video

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is known for his excellent oratory skills, left the entire House into splits on Tuesday as he replied to the 'Motion of Thanks' on President Pranab Mukherjee's joint address to Parliament ahead of the Union budget presentation.

Feb 07, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Mallikarjun Kharge attacks govt for proceeding with Budget 2017

Mallikarjun Kharge attacks govt for proceeding with Budget 2017

Congress leader and Lok Sabha Opposition leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday demanded the Union Budget be postponed after senior Kerala MP E Ahamed died.

Feb 01, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Verma appointed new CBI chief

Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Verma appointed new CBI chief

Alok Kumar Verma's name was cleared by a three-member selection panel headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jan 19, 2017, 21:15 PM IST
PM-led panel meets to select CBI chief; govt mum on outcome

PM-led panel meets to select CBI chief; govt mum on outcome

The post of CBI director is lying vacant for over one month following Anil Sinha's retirement on December 2.

Jan 16, 2017, 21:42 PM IST
Oppn splits wide open over demonetisation, CPI(M) terms decision to meet president 'futile'

Oppn splits wide open over demonetisation, CPI(M) terms decision to meet president 'futile'

Opposition leaders had sought a meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday.

Dec 16, 2016, 19:45 PM IST
West Bengal will give befitting reply to Mamata Banerjee: BJP

West Bengal will give befitting reply to Mamata Banerjee: BJP

Expressing dissatisfaction, the opposition staged a brief walkout from the House.

Nov 30, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
Rajnath Singh says PM Narendra Modi ready for discussion on demonetisation

Rajnath Singh says PM Narendra Modi ready for discussion on demonetisation

Amid attack from Opposition parties over high value currency ban, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that Centre is ready to debate and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak on demonetisation if needed. 

Nov 28, 2016, 15:45 PM IST
Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as Opposition seeks apology from PM

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as Opposition seeks apology from PM

PM Modi had said, opposition parties were attacking him as they did not get time to prepare in advance.

Nov 25, 2016, 14:37 PM IST
Lok Sabha to take up discussion on Dalits atrocities today

Lok Sabha to take up discussion on Dalits atrocities today

The Lok Sabha is scheduled to take up a discussion on the matter of atrocities on Dalits on Thursday.

Aug 11, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Why did you oppose GST as Gujarat CM, Kharge asks PM Modi

Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday bluntly asked BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on why their party had opposed the GST Bill when the UPA was in power, with Modi, then Gujarat Chief Minister, terming it "anti-states".

Aug 08, 2016, 19:12 PM IST

Kharge raises Arunachal, Uttarakhand crises, Rajnath says Congress a leaky boat

The Lok Sabha witnessed uproarious scenes on Tuesday after Congress floor leader Mallikarjun Kharge accused the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance of trying to "destablise" Congress-led governments in Uttarakhand and Arunachal Pradesh.

Jul 19, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
Congress gives adjournment notice in Lok Sabha over Arunachal crisis

Congress gives adjournment notice in Lok Sabha over Arunachal crisis

On the second day of the Parliament Monsoon Session, the Congress-led opposition has given an adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha over the Arunachal Pradesh issue.

Jul 19, 2016, 12:47 PM IST
Monsoon session: Congress leaders meet to chalk out strategy on crucial issues, GST bill

Monsoon session: Congress leaders meet to chalk out strategy on crucial issues, GST bill

Ahead of the Monsoon Session of Parliament starting Monday, top Congress leaders on Saturday met party chief Sonia Gandhi and her deputy Rahul Gandhi to chalk out its strategy on crucial issues, including the GST bill.

Jul 16, 2016, 17:00 PM IST