• it was rahul who wanted strong lokpal bill says khurshid

    It Was Rahul Who Wanted Strong Lokpal Bill, Says Khurshid

    India | December 10, 2011 18:34 IST

    Lucknow, Dec 10: Against the backdrop of Anna Hazare attacking Rahul Gandhi on Lokpal Bill, Law Minister Salman Khurshid today defended the Congress General Secretary saying it was he who had asked him to bring

  • constitutional status to lokpal guarantees authority says

    Constitutional Status To Lokpal Guarantees Authority, Says Khursheed

    India | December 09, 2011 17:55 IST

    New Delhi, Dec 9: Law Minister Salman Khurshid today defended Government's move to give Constitutional status to proposed Lokpal, saying it gives special guarantee of authority and integrity to an institution.  He also said Rahul

  • khurshid backs chidambaram as nda decides to boycott him

    Khurshid Backs Chidambaram As NDA Decides To Boycott Him

    India | November 21, 2011 22:13 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 21: With NDA deciding to boycott Home Minister P Chidambaram in Parliament on the 2G issue, Law Minister Salman Khurshid today came in support of his Cabinet colleague asking the opposition parties

  • odisha law minister gets two bda houses congress demands

    Odisha Law Minister Gets Two BDA Houses, Congress Demands Resignation

    Politics | November 09, 2011 16:20 IST

    Bhubaneswar, Nov 9: A day after Odisha's law minister Bikram Keshari Arukh admitted of availing two houses from Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) under the discretionary quota, opposition Congress and BJP today demanded resignation of the

  • rift in team anna is its internal affair salman khurshid

    Rift In Team Anna Is Its 'Internal Affair' : Salman Khurshid

    India | October 29, 2011 8:13 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 29: Law Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday night described as "internal affair" of Team Anna the sharp differences in it and declined to comment on the possibility of any break-up in the

  • salman khurshid says govt civil society discord should not

    Salman Khurshid Says, Govt, Civil Society Discord Should Not Be Encouraged

    India | October 25, 2011 16:37 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 25: Amid sparring between Team Anna and Congress on the Lokpal issue, Law Minister Salman Khurshid today said there should be no encouragement for discord between civil society and government.“Things will be

  • govt was caught unaware by hazare campaign khurshid

    Govt Was Caught 'Unaware' By Hazare Campaign : Khurshid

    India | October 18, 2011 21:11 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 18: Criticised for its handling of Jan Lokpal movement by Anna Hazare, government today for the first time admitted it was caught “unaware” on the changes the campaign brought around in the

  • bail is rule jail exception law minister reminds supreme

    Bail Is Rule, Jail Exception, Law Minister Reminds Supreme Court

    India | October 12, 2011 20:54 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 12: In a balancing act, Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid said that while it was for the courts to decide as to who should be locked up, the dictum of bail being

  • lokpal to be constitutional body law minister

    Lokpal To Be Constitutional Body : Law Minister

    India | October 11, 2011 21:32 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 11: The proposed Lokpal will have the status of a Constitutional authority for which purpose the Constitution will be amended, Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid disclosed tonight.“We are working on a very

  • right to recall demand is impractical says law minister

    Right To Recall Demand Is Impractical, Says Law Minister Khurshid

    India | October 08, 2011 17:13 IST

    Nagpur, Oct 8: Law Minister Salman Khurshid today said the demand by anti-corruption crusade Anna Hazare for incorporating a Right To Recall non-performing elected representatives was “impractical” because already there is poor turnout of voters

  • don t compare cag report with lokayukta says law minister

    Don't Compare CAG Report With Lokayukta, Says Law Minister Khurshid

    India | August 05, 2011 17:20 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 5: Dismissing opposition's criticism, Law Minister Salman Khurshid today said the CAG report on Commonwealth Games projects cannot be compared to Karnataka Lokayukta report on illegal mining which led to the resignation

  • khurshid makes light of raja s arguments

    Khurshid Makes Light Of Raja's Arguments

    India | July 26, 2011 18:52 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 26: Virtually dismissing A Raja's arguments in the 2G case, Law Minister Salman Khurshid today said it was for the court to decide whether there is “any substance” in what the former

  • decision on solicitor general soon says law minister

    Decision on Solicitor General Soon, Says Law Minister Khurshid

    India | July 13, 2011 18:17 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 13: Salman Khurshid, who assumed as Law Minister today, made it clear that a decision on the resignation of Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium will be taken after consultations with the Prime Minister.Khurshid

  • moily says satyagraha is unconstitutional

    Moily Says, Satyagraha Is Unconstitutional

    India | April 15, 2011 17:54 IST

    Lucknow, Apr 15: Days after anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare compelled the government with his satyagraha to draft the anti-graft Lokpal Bill,  Law Minister Veerappa Moily described satyagraha as “unconstitutional”.  Moily was addressing students at the

  • karna proceedings travesty of justice moily

    Karna Proceedings Travesty Of Justice: Moily

    Politics | October 11, 2010 20:32 IST

    Bangalore, Oct 11: Terming the trust vote proceedings in the Karnataka assembly as a "travesty of justice", Law Minister M Veerappa Moily today accused the B S Yeddyurappa government of creating a "fear psychosis".  "Whatever

  • sack veerappa moily as law minister demands thackeray

    Sack Veerappa Moily As Law Minister, Demands Thackeray

    India | August 23, 2010 9:54 IST

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray on Monday  demanded removal of Union Law Minister Veerappa Moily to ensure impartial handling of the Maharashtra-Karnataka border dispute which is now in the Supreme Court. "Moily is a