Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid calls Rahul Gandhi 'superhuman' and 'yogi', compares him to Lord Ram

The senior Congress leader also compared Rahul to Lord Ram and Congress workers to his brother Bharat.

published on : 27th December 2022

'Will follow all rules': Khurshid rules out suspension of Yatra after centre’s COVID advisory

Mandaviya claimed that the Centre’s advisory to stop Bharat Jodo Yatra on the pretext of Covid scare was a reflection of Union government’s fear due to the success of the march across the country.

published on : 22nd December 2022

Gandhis will be consulted before taking decisions, says Khurshid

In a high-stakes battle, 80-year-old party veteran from Karnataka, Mallikarjun Kharge, defeated Lok Sabha MP Shashi Tharoor by a huge margin.

published on : 22nd October 2022

New Cong president will take forward leadership's vision: Salman Khurshid

Congress general secretary in charge of communications Jairam Ramesh, after voting for his desired new chief, said that Congress was the only political party to hold elections for its president.

published on : 17th October 2022

TPCC leaders discuss ST quota hike with Khurshid

TPCC president A Revanth Reddy, former Union minister Balram Naik, TPCC senior vice president Zafar Javeed and others were also present during the detailed discussion.

published on : 24th September 2022

AICC polls: Congress veterans say Rahul remains only choice for party chief's post; Anand Sharma raises questions on electoral rolls

Senior leader Salman Khurshid also said efforts will be made to persuade Gandhi to take over the presidency of the party once he returns from abroad.

published on : 28th August 2022

Accused in arson case at Salman Khurshid's house acquitted

On November 15, 2021, arson, vandalism and firing were reported at Khurshid's house in village Puda in Mukteshwar, causing damage to the property.

published on : 19th August 2022

BJP using electoral victory as license to loot nation: Former Union Minister Salman Khurshid

The increase in the price of cooking gas and hike in toll tax on national highways were burning a hole in people's pockets, Salman Khurshid maintained.

published on : 10th April 2022

'Only Gandhis can take Congress out of the crisis': Khurshid on 'leadership change'

Khurshid's staunch defence of the Gandhis comes at a time the Congress faces an existential crisis following its electoral defeats in the recent assembly elections.

published on : 17th March 2022

Congress hits back at PM Modi, says it does not believe in divisive politics

The reaction came after the prime minister attacked the Congress and Rahul Gandhi over his remarks reported by an Urdu daily and the party's stand on triple talaq issue.

published on : 14th July 2018

Modi government lacks decision-making skills: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram

'There is complete paralysis of decision making. My only fear is that this tendency does not flow into next government irrespective of who forms it,' said the former finance minister. 

published on : 1st June 2018

Salman Khurshid's book slams Arvind Kejriwal for maligning Congress to gain power in 2013

Kejriwal became oracle who wielded a brush that relentlessly tarred many a reputation, says Khurshid in book on 2G spectrum scam.

published on : 29th May 2018

On back foot, Congress leader Salman Khurshid blames media for distorting 'blood on hands' remark

Salman Khurshid was replying to a direct question put forth by an ex-AMU student who asked if Congress had stains of Muslims’ blood on its hands owing to a number of riots in its receptive regime.

published on : 24th April 2018

Salman Khurshid's answer on communal riots during Congress regime not satisfactory, says AMU student Mohammad Amir Mintoee

Mohammad Amir Mintoee, an ex-student of Aligarh Muslim University, tried to put senior Congress leader Salman Khursheed on the mat during an event on campus last Sunday.

published on : 24th April 2018

Congress disowns senior leader Salman Khurshid's 'Muslim blood on hand' remark

Khurshid, while referring to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and the Babri Masjid demolition, said the Congress had blood on its hand, a remark that was quickly disowned by his party.

published on : 24th April 2018

Congress' hand stained with Muslims' blood: Senior party leader Salman Khurshid

Raking up a controversy, senior Congress leader Salman Khurshid said that his party's hand is stained with the blood of Muslims.

published on : 24th April 2018

Ahead of 2019, there is hope but little time left, says veteran Congress leader Salman Khurshid

In an exclusive interview to The Sunday Standard, Salman Khurshid also spoke of the party’s debacle in Uttar Pradesh, and its position on the law punishing instant triple talaq among Muslims.

published on : 18th March 2018

Police should explain how Ariz escaped from Batla House: Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid’s reaction came after Delhi Police announced arrest of Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist Ariz Khan alias Junaid.

published on : 15th February 2018

SC judges mutiny: Can feel agony that compelled them to address media, says Salman Khurshid

Senior advocate and Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Friday expressed his “sadness” on the statements made by the four Supreme Court judges.

published on : 12th January 2018

Supreme Court judges press conference: Legal fraternity says it's unprecedented, shocking

Senior advocates K T S Tulsi, former union law ministers Salman Khurshid and Ashwini Kumar, former judges Justice R S Sodhi and Justice Mukul Mudgal expressed concern over the entire issue.

published on : 12th January 2018
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