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Mallikarjun Kharge


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.

Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury appointed PAC chairman

July 26, 2019 12:46 am

Mallikarjun Kharge, who was the Congress leader in the 16th Lok Sabha, was the Chairman of the PAC earlier.

Don’t accept Deora resignation, 8 Mumbai Congress leaders write to Mallikarjun Kharge

July 10, 2019 1:06 pm

In the letter, eight leaders stated that the city unit will be in a “colossal mess” if Deora’s resignation is accepted. they added that party workers have full faith in Deora and that he should continue to head the unit.

Karnataka big fight: BJP sweeps state, Congress-JD(S) fails to hold fort

May 24, 2019 12:42 am

BJP has secured 25 out of 28 seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections while coalition partners Congress and JD(S) struggled by winning only one seat each.  Sumalatha Ambareesh, the lone independent candidate, who won from Mandya, is also backed by the BJP.

Karnataka Bangalore Results 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: BJP sweeps Karnataka with huge margins; winning 25 of 28 seats

May 24, 2019 10:29 pm

Karnataka Bangalore Lok Sabha Results 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: BJP has won with huge margins across the state, with Union Minister Ananthkumar Hegde winning with a margin of more than four lakh votes. Tejasvi Surya from Bangalore South has won with a margin of more than three lakh votes. This is the real nature of the victory of the BJP. Huge and it has swept away all opponents.

Modi did not get 'sanskar' as he fled home: Kharge replies to PM on Rajiv Gandhi taunt

May 06, 2019 4:11 pm

Speaking to reporters in Kalaburagi, Kharge said Modi lacked political and practical knowledge. "He did not get sanskar at home as he had fled home at a young age. Where will he get it? People should have control over their tongue when speaking," the Congress leader said.


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.