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Mallikarjun Kharge


NEP backward-looking document: Kharge in Rajya Sabha

September 17, 2020 9:03 am

“Higher education cannot be based on ancient cultural values. State-run as well as state-aided institutes were always meant to be kept separate from religious institutions," Kharge said.

Deve Gowda, Mallikarjun Kharge among 4 candidates elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Karnataka

June 13, 2020 12:41 am

Returning Officer M S Vishalakshi announced the result a week prior to the polling day (June 19) scheduled by the EC, as the number of valid nominations did not exceed the vacancies in the Rajya Sabha from the state.

Ahead of Rajya Sabha polls, Mallikarjun Kharge, son receive threat calls

June 10, 2020 11:33 am

Priyank, also a Congress MLA, said in his complaint that the caller spoke in Hindi and English and used invective against his father Kharge. The caller reportedly spoke about the Rajya Sabha election and threatened Kharge.

Congress picks veteran Mallikarjun Kharge for RS polls in Karnataka

June 06, 2020 9:18 am

Legislators from the Karnataka assembly are due to elect four new members to the Rajya Sabha on June 19.

Congress names Kharge as candidate for Rajya Sabha polls from Karnataka

June 05, 2020 8:21 pm

A nine-time MLA and two-term Lok Sabha member, Mallikarjun Kharge had served as Congress' floor leader in the previous Lok Sabha, and also as Union Railway and Labour Minister in the UPA government.

Maharashtra: After Pawar, Kharge targets govt over NIA taking over probe

February 16, 2020 2:00 am

“This isn’t fair, we are partners and such things should be discussed. You may have power, but one should use it judiciously. Our ministers are there in the state cabinet and they will question this move,” Kharge said at a press conference in Mumbai.

Congress upset over Uddhav govt's decision to let NIA probe Elgaar Parishad case

February 15, 2020 8:40 pm

"This is not fair, we are partners and such things should be discussed. You (Uddhav Thackeray) may have power but one should use it judiciously. Our ministers are there, they'll fight," Kharge said.

Focus on implementation of CMP, stick to Constitution, Congress tells its ministers in Maharashtra govt

January 24, 2020 4:08 am

“All of us have come together to form a government. It should run on the basis of the CMP,” said All India Congress Committee’s (Maharashtra) in-charge, Mallikarjun Kharge.

Modi, Shah ‘master liars’, misguiding people: Mallikarjun Kharge on CAA, NRC

December 29, 2019 8:46 am

Addressing a gathering in Mumbai on the occasion of the Congress’ foundation day, Kharge also accused Modi-Shah duo of “attempting to divide the country on the grounds of religion”.

Decision on Congress chief today, Mallikarjun Kharge and Mukul Wasnik are frontrunners

August 10, 2019 7:06 am

The CWC meeting Saturday takes place amid a clear divergence of views between young leaders and the party’s old guard. And perhaps for the first time since Rahul resigned, Sonia Gandhi’s opinion was sought Friday by the senior leadership.


Vijai Sharma takes oath as CIC; Modi, Jaitley, Kharge attend ceremony

June 10, 2015 5:00 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Today in pics: February 12, 2014

February 12, 2014 7:46 pm

Narendra Modi is interacting with people from several cities across the country as part of his ‘Chai pe Charcha’ programme.


Let us see what government offers: Kharge on Rail Budget

February 25, 2016 6:51 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the ruling NDA Government, Former Railway Minister and Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday said, “Let us see what the government is going to give, whether the people are going to get the bullet trains or not.” He added, “In the President’s speech, they said high-speed trains from Mumbai to Ahmedabad. So, what is the exact budget provision for that and whether the bullet train is going to help the poor people and is it affordable to the passengers we will see to that.”

President rule in Arunachl Pradesh is 'murder' of democracy: Congress

January 26, 2016 11:58 am

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday said the decision to impose President rule in Arunachal Pradesh is a "murder" of democracy. Kharge added that it is a conspiracy of the BJP and Arunachal Pradesh Governor to divide and topple the Congress party from the state.Whereas, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli refuted the Congress' allegation and said the decision has been taken keeping in mind the requirement of the state.