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Murli Manohar Joshi: Practice of discussions across party lines on national issues almost over

While paying tribute to Congress leader Jaipal Reddy in Delhi, who passed away in July, Joshi said there are some questions that are important to the country and in some cases also important to the world.

A true liberal

Jaipal Reddy’s passing is a poignant reminder that the India we knew is gone.


A natural spokesperson with ‘humungous’ erudition, Jaipal Reddy knew essence of politics lay in talking, debating

Reddy’s ability to get people talking and debating — recognising that these are the essence of politics — made him a natural spokesperson of the cause he represented.

S Jaipal Reddy was articulate speaker, effective administrator: PM Modi

“Shri Jaipal Reddy had years of experience in public life. He was respected as an articulate speaker and effective administrator. Saddened by his demise,” the Prime Minister’s Office tweeted quoting Modi.

Senior Congress leader Jaipal Reddy passes away at 77, funeral to take place tomorrow

Reddy, 77, was recently diagnosed with pneumonia and was admitted to the hospital, where he died at 1.28 am.

Rafale scandal has begun to stink and PM Modi has begun to sink: Congress' Jaipal Reddy

The former minister said the PM was getting sandwiched between international revelations and internal disclosures.


K Chandrasekhar Rao may go with BJP either before or after Lok Sabha polls, claims Congress

Jaipal Reddy also alleged that KCR used objectionable language against Congress President Rahul Gandhi.

Petrol, diesel should be brought under GST ambit: Jaipal Reddy

According to Reddy, fiscal deficit that, otherwise, would have been caused by "losses" due to GST implementation and demonetisation was offset by the revenue that it got by levying extra taxes on petrol and diesel.

Recent poll wins show Congress on comeback trail: Jaipal Reddy

Last week, the Congress won 73 of the 81 seats in the Nanded-Waghala Municipal Corporation polls in Maharashtra. Reddy said these performances would give a fresh momentum to the Congress and it also shows the "declining trend of the NDA".

Congress leader describes HRD Minister as 'Manu Smriti Irani'

Manu is believed to have proposed the four-rung caste system in the ancient times