June 17, 2021 8:53 am
The three-member Kharge committee, with JP Aggarwal and Harish Rawat as its members, had heard about 150 leaders — that included MLAs, MPs, leaders of frontal organisations, last election’s unsuccessful candidates, besides the CM and the PPCC chief.
June 11, 2021 2:06 pm
Some party leaders had expressed reservations against Congress govt in state.
May 29, 2021 5:04 am
Party chief Sonia Gandhi Friday set up a committee headed by veteran leader Mallikarjun Kharge to talk to legislators and senior leaders, even as Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu showed no inclination for a rapprochement.
May 16, 2021 4:12 am
"But if the Parliament cannot meet, at least the parliament committees must meet virtually. What is this great thing about secrecy?” senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP P Chidambaram asked
May 15, 2021 3:38 am
Sources said a joint secretary level officer has replied to Kharge, referring to the decision taken by the presiding officers last year.
May 09, 2021 8:01 pm
In a letter to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge said parliamentary panels can contribute to the ongoing endeavours in containing the pandemic and providing relief to people.
March 04, 2021 3:54 am
Kharge said it is “better” to have two separate channels for the two Houses. “When you have hundreds of channels, what is the harm in Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha having separate channels,” he asked.
February 13, 2021 2:03 am
While Congress sources said there is no change in the leadership structure of the party in the Upper House, Kharge’s appointment has triggered several debates – one on the internal dynamics of the party and another on regional balance.
February 12, 2021 11:52 am
The Congress has written to Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu for appointing Kharge to the post of leader of opposition after Azad's retirement, they added.
February 05, 2021 3:46 am
June 10, 2015 5:00 pm
President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
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.
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.”
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.