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If EVMs were fixed then Akalis would be in power in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

If EVMs were fixed then Akalis would be in power in Punjab: Amarinder Singh

Former Union minister M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday found himself isolated in the Congress over his remark that going back to ballot paper would be a regressive step.

Congress’ Veerappa Moily slams his party for joining chorus against EVMs, calls it "defeatist" mindset

Congress’ Veerappa Moily slams his party for joining chorus against EVMs, calls it "defeatist" mindset

Opposition parties, including Congress, have approached the Election Commission expressing their "complete loss of faith" in EVMs.

Congress, BJP spar over Adityanath's elevation

 As Hindutva hardliner Yogi Adityanath was set to assume the reins of UP, Congress leader Veerappa Moily called it the "biggest assault" on secularism, but the party's official reaction was tempered with caution as it said it will act as "watchdog of people's interest".

Demonetisation talks with government began in early 2016: RBI Governor Urjit Patel

Demonetisation talks with government began in early 2016: RBI Governor Urjit Patel

Urjit Patel met a parliamentary panel on finance Wednesday to answer questions about the country`s recent move to abolish 500 and 1,000 rupees notes.

Assembly Elections 2016: We pose greatest sense of resilience to bounce back, says Congress

With few voices inside the Congress pitching for a major change in the party in the wake of the disappointing results in the Assembly polls in four states, senior leader Veerappa Moily on Saturday said that the grand old party has the greatest sense of resilience to bounce back.

Moily defends filing second affidavit in Ishrat case

Former Law Minister Veerappa Moily today justified the UPA Government's decision to file a second affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan case.

'Target non-TDS income group, cash economy to widen tax base'

To widen the tax base, a Parliamentary panel on Thursday asked the government to use its resources with "strict vigil" over non-TDS income group and which are lying above Rs 5 lakh annual income bracket.

There are "101 counts" on which GST bill should be sent to Parl panel: Moily

Congress leader Veerappa Moily Tuesday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill was "revolutionary" but insisted there are "101 counts" on which it should be sent to Parliamentary Standing Committee for wider consultations of some of its provisions.

Don't abandon Dirext Taxes Code: Parl panel to Govt

Asking the government not to abandon the Direct Taxes Code (DTC), a Parliamentary panel on Friday said this new law needs to be enacted to replace the existing Income Tax Act, which it said was "very cumbersome" and prone to avoidable litigation.

Gas price: ACB can prosecute RIL, Moily, Deora, Delhi govt tells HC

The Delhi High Court was Thursday informed by the city government that its Anti-Corruption Branch has the power to probe the case against RIL and former UPA ministers Veerappa Moily and Murli Deora relating to alleged irregularities in raising price of gas from the company's KG6 basin.

Moily attacks Dasgupta for malicious campaign on gas price

In his sharpest attack on critics of the gas price hike decision, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Thursday accused CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta and his accomplices in the petroleum ministry of carrying out a malicious campaign for vested interests.

RIL to sell gas at current rate as govt defers price revision

Reliance Industries will continue to sell natural gas from its eastern offshore KG-D6 fields at the current rate until the next government decides on a revision in prices.

Govt examining EC order to defer doubling of gas prices

EC had yesterday asked the government to defer notifying doubling of price of the fuel produced by companies such as Reliance Industries till general elections are completed.

Election Commission asks Oil Ministry to defer new gas price

A new pricing regime was to be implemented from next month for all private and public sector natural gas producers under which rates were to rise to USD 8.3 next month from current USD 4.2 per million British thermal units.

ONGC, Oil India to buy Indian Oil stake at Rs 220 per share

Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily had on February 28 confirmed the sale would will happen at 10 percent discount.

Moily defends seeking extension for Vasudeva as ONGC chairman

Sarraf replaces Vasudeva, who turned 60 on Tuesday and is due to superannuate tomorrow.

Irked Moily refuses to answer queries on gas pricing issue

Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily on Tuesday refused to answer queries on the FIR filed against him and industrialist Mukesh Ambani in Delhi in connection with the pricing of natural gas.

RIL's KG-D6 gas contract can't be terminated: Moily to PM

Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh saying Reliance Industries' contract for KG-D6 gas fields cannot be terminated pending arbitration on issue of output lagging targets.

Consumers can get LPG cylinders without Aadhaar account: Govt

Subsidised LPG cylinders can be purchased without having an Aadhaar account, the government informed the Lok Sabha Friday.

Govt orders CNG retailers to provide cost-break up

In a significant development, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily has ordered CNG retailers to provide break-up of fuel price to consumers to ensure that they passed on the benefit of cheaper domestic gas to users.