KJ Alphons justified the hike in prices of petroleum prices by saying the government is "going to tax people who can afford to pay"
Tourism minister KJ Alphons does volte-face, tells foreign tourists to eat beef in their own country
Newly minted Union minister for tourism, KJ Alphons has told foreign tourists to eat beef in their countries and then come to India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision on Sunday to induct former bureaucrat KJ Alphons into his council of ministers has left the BJP's long-standing leaders out in the cold.
The induction of former legislator KJ Alphons as Union Minister of State for Tourism, Information Technology and Electronics on Sunday was welcomed in his home state of Kerala.
The management at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is reportedly apprehensive about having Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as one of its key speakers.