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Veerappa Moily


Confer Bharat Ratna on Manmohan Singh, along with P V Narasimha Rao: Veerappa Moily

September 09, 2020 2:16 pm

The Telangana Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution urging the Centre to confer the country's highest civilian honour on Rao posthumously on the occasion of his ongoing birth centenary celebrations.

Can’t be satisfied saying others beat BJP, we have to come up: Veerappa Moily

February 14, 2020 9:18 am

Senior leader M Veerappa Moily said deriving solace at the BJP’s defeat was “sadistic satisfaction” and that it is high time the party comes up with a “story” of its own.

Veerappa Moily: Jairam Ramesh speaking like BJP leader, party should take note

August 29, 2019 1:57 am

Moily said Ramesh should not have spoken like a BJP leader and asked the Congress high command to take “serious notice” of his statement.

Jairam Ramesh responsible for UPA-2's policy paralysis: Veerappa Moily

August 28, 2019 3:37 pm

Moily also castigated Congress' Thiruvananthapuram MP Shashi Tharoor for his statement that praising Modi for doing the right things would lend credibility to the opposition's criticism of him.

In the process of introspection, there should be some casualty. Sooner it is done, better for party: Congress' Veerappa Moily

June 23, 2019 6:36 am

Senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily explains why the Congress ‘doesn’t need to get disillusioned or disappointed’, admits there was no churning within the party after its loss in 2014 and says the Congress should work out an alternative to the BJP, ‘not imitate them’.

Congress needs 'major surgery,' Rahul must quell infighting with 'iron hand': Veerappa Moily

June 16, 2019 6:03 pm

Emphasising that Gandhi alone can lead the party, Moily said it is the AICC in-charges and chiefs of states, where the party has done badly, who should be held accountable and not the Congress president.

Inaction costly... if Rahul Gandhi wants to leave, he should find right person: Veerappa Moily

June 08, 2019 10:55 am

Speaking to The Indian Express, Moily said that “people are raising their voice here and there” because of the current inactivity. He said the party “cannot be in a relaxed state” and argued that its “unity and integrity” have to be kept intact.

Yeddyurappa predicts defeat of senior Congress leaders in Karnataka in LS polls

April 26, 2019 6:36 pm

Signalling possible political instability in the state after the Lok Sabha poll results, the former Chief Minister said differences between Congress and JD(S) wouldincrease after the results are out on May 23.

RBI is ‘unrealistic’, says Veerappa Moily-headed Parliament panel

January 04, 2019 2:46 am

In a report tabled in Parliament on August 31, 2018, the committee called the RBI norms “unrealistic and unwarranted” and called for keeping them under suspension in the light of the challenges faced by the banking sector, particularly PSU banks.

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Veerappa Moily's son Harsha to not contest 'for sake of Congress unity'

March 29, 2018 1:13 pm

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Veerappa Moily said, "...this is my response to those who write that I wanted seat for my son... dynastic.... He will not contest."


Environment Ministry's new green building inaugurated

February 25, 2014 5:30 pm

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today inaugurated Environment Ministry's new office.