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'Not part of it': Veerappa Moily distances himself from 'G-23' Congress meet in Jammu
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'Not part of it': Veerappa Moily distances himself from 'G-23' Congress meet in Jammu

The former Union minister was one of the 23 leaders who, writing to the interim party president Sonia Gandhi in August, urged her to ensure "full-time" and "visible" leadership

Congress says BJP govt in Karnataka will fall after 5 December bypolls to 15 Assembly seats, claims party has ‘wafer-thin majority’
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Congress says BJP govt in Karnataka will fall after 5 December bypolls to 15 Assembly seats, claims party has ‘wafer-thin majority’

The BJP government in Karnataka, surviving with a "wafer-thin majority", will fall after the 5 December bypolls to 15 Assembly segments, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily said on Thursday.

BJP MPs Jayant Sinha, PP Choudhary replace Congress leaders as heads of parliamentary panels on finance, external affairs
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BJP MPs Jayant Sinha, PP Choudhary replace Congress leaders as heads of parliamentary panels on finance, external affairs

Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi who was a member of the panel on external affairs has now been moved to the parliamentary panel on defence, which is headed by Jual Oram

Veerappa Moily hits out at HD Kumaraswamy, says lack of ministers' interest in working on ground led to election defeat in Karnataka
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Veerappa Moily hits out at HD Kumaraswamy, says lack of ministers' interest in working on ground led to election defeat in Karnataka

Amidst turmoil in the Congress-JDS coalition in Karnataka, Congress leader M Veerappa Moily hit out at Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy over his 'village stay' programme.

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

Rahul Gandhi should quell the bickering in the party with an 'iron hand without any mercy', Moily said, adding that then the people will think he is a dynamic leader.

Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin
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Seat-sharing talks for LS polls could increase Congress-JD(S) woes as HD Kumaraswamy, others push for their kin

Late actor-politician Ambareesh's wife Sumalatha’s unexpected claim over Mandya constituency has resulted in a new headache for the JD(S)-Congress coalition in sharing the 28 LS seats in Karnataka

BJP hits back at HD Kumaraswamy with a 'tape': Karnataka MLA's price up from Rs 2 lakh in 1983 to Rs 25 crore in 2019
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BJP hits back at HD Kumaraswamy with a 'tape': Karnataka MLA's price up from Rs 2 lakh in 1983 to Rs 25 crore in 2019

On Friday, HD Kumaraswamy of JD(S) played two audio clips, one of which purportedly caught state BJP president BS Yeddyurappa offering Rs 25 crore.

'IAF chief is lying': Congress leader Veerappa Moily accuses BS Dhanoa of 'suppressing truth' about Rafale deal, refuses to apologise
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'IAF chief is lying': Congress leader Veerappa Moily accuses BS Dhanoa of 'suppressing truth' about Rafale deal, refuses to apologise

Congress leader Veerappa Moily on Wednesday sparked controversy by attacking IAF chief BS Dhanoa and calling him a liar over the Rafale deal. Dhanoa has earlier stated that the Supreme Court has given a “fine judgment” on petitions against the Rafale deal.

Digvijaya Singh-Jyotiraditya Scindia spat exposes fissures in Madhya Pradesh Congress; leaders bicker over ticket distribution
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Digvijaya Singh-Jyotiraditya Scindia spat exposes fissures in Madhya Pradesh Congress; leaders bicker over ticket distribution

Digvijaya Singh and Jyotiraditya Scindia, who have been asked to pick winnable candidates for the upcoming polls in Madhya Pradesh slated for 28 November, sparred over ticket distribution and choice of candidates,

Demonetisation: RBI Governor Urjit Patel to brief parliamentary panel for the third-time on 12 November
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Demonetisation: RBI Governor Urjit Patel to brief parliamentary panel for the third-time on 12 November

Patel has been called on 12 November to brief the committee's members on demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes and the "ramifications thereof"

RBI union writes to Governor Urjit Patel, says central bank must act as alert inspector, not just off-site surveyor
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RBI union writes to Governor Urjit Patel, says central bank must act as alert inspector, not just off-site surveyor

Reserve Bank union requested Governor Urjit Patel to monitor banks through a combination of risk-based supervision and on-site inspections of operational systems

RBI Governor Urjit Patel likely to appear before parliamentary panel tomorrow
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RBI Governor Urjit Patel likely to appear before parliamentary panel tomorrow

RBI governor Urjit Patel is likely to face tough questions from a parliamentary panel on Tuesday on a range of issues including the amount of cash returned post demonetisation, the PNB fraud and the mounting bad loans of banks

Indian Banks' Association to brief parliamentary panel on NPAs, bank frauds tomorrow
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Indian Banks' Association to brief parliamentary panel on NPAs, bank frauds tomorrow

Top officials of both public and private banks will on Monday brief a parliamentary panel on the issue of mounting Non-Performing Assets (NPAs)

Karnataka poll results: Congress supporting JD(S) to keep BJP out of power, says Veerappa Moily
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Karnataka poll results: Congress supporting JD(S) to keep BJP out of power, says Veerappa Moily

The Congress has decided to support the JD(S) to form government in Karnataka to keep the BJP out of power, senior party leader M Veerappa Moily said

Karnataka elections: Congress, BJP lock horns beyond dusty campaign trail, heat up social media to attract urban voters
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Karnataka elections: Congress, BJP lock horns beyond dusty campaign trail, heat up social media to attract urban voters

With the BJP ahead in the social media game, the Congress will have to do some serious catching up so far as the Karnataka Assembly elections are concerned.

Karnataka Assembly election 2018: Congress rules out post-poll alliance with JD(S); expect tough fight on all seats, says Moily
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Karnataka Assembly election 2018: Congress rules out post-poll alliance with JD(S); expect tough fight on all seats, says Moily

Moily also targeted the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for fielding the elder brother of tainted mining baron G Janardhan Reddy from a seat in Bellari and said this showed that the main opposition party in Karnataka is in an "uncomfortable position"

Congress demands sacking of Union minister Piyush Goyal over his alleged links with a private firm
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Congress demands sacking of Union minister Piyush Goyal over his alleged links with a private firm

Congress demands "immediate sacking” of Union Minister Piyush Goyal over his alleged links with a private firm

Veerappa Moily lands Karnataka Congress in soup, puts out tweet alleging state PWD minister has 'nexus' with contractors
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Veerappa Moily lands Karnataka Congress in soup, puts out tweet alleging state PWD minister has 'nexus' with contractors

Senior Congress leader and former Union minister M Veerappa Moily left his party red-faced on Friday as he put out a tweet slamming the state PWD minister.

Kamal Haasan's political party does not have much space in Tamil Nadu: Congress leader M Veerappa Moily
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Kamal Haasan's political party does not have much space in Tamil Nadu: Congress leader M Veerappa Moily

Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday said that veteran actor Kamal Haasan's party in Tamil Nadu does not have much political space.