Veerappa Moily

Congmen must shed exhibitionism: Veerappa Moily

When some leaders present at the event tried to tell Moily that he should not be so critical of the party workers, the senior leader hardened his stance saying,

published on : 25th June 2022

Veerappa Moily slams govt for 'Agnipath' scheme, says it will result in 'flood of unemployed' youth

In a statement, Moily alleged that the scheme is one of "exploiting the youth of this nation" and will "impinge" upon the professionalism, operational capabilities and combativeness of armed forces.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Moily bats for Prashant Kishor, says Congress must make him its Karnataka poll strategist

Moily said that several Congress leaders, including him, want Kishor to join the party and develop strategies instead of working merely as a political strategist outside the party.

published on : 21st April 2022

Veerappa Moily bats for Prashant Kishor's induction in Congress; says Sonia Gandhi keen on involving poll strategist

Prashant Kishor, who has held several rounds of meetings with the top Congress leadership, is also learnt to have made suggestions on the upcoming assembly elections.

published on : 19th April 2022

'There cannot be a parallel Congress': Veerappa Moily on G-23 leaders holding frequent parleys

Former Union Minister M Veerappa Moily, who was earlier part of the G-23, told TNIE, “There cannot be a parallel Congress.

published on : 18th March 2022

Assembly polls rout: Kharge, Moily bat for Sonia Gandhi taking over Congress' control

Moily, who was among the 23 leaders who had written to Sonia Gandhi for large-scale organisational reforms, distanced himself from the group (G-23).

published on : 15th March 2022

If not for politics, I would have been a revolutionary: Veerappa Moily

The former Chief Minister and Union minister was speaking after the release of his autobiography ‘Nanna Bogaseya Aakasha’ (My handful of sky) at the Raveendra Kalakshetra here.

published on : 13th March 2022

Congress' Mallikarjun Kharge, Veerappa Moily test Covid positive

Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge  and former union minister Veerappa Moily have tested positive for Covid-19.

published on : 14th January 2022

Rajiv Gandhi's rule as PM was a golden era: Former Karnataka CM Veerappa Moily

Moily said that Rajiv Gandhi was a leader who had laid down his life for the nation and had single-handedly solved the problems faced by people in Assam, Tripura and Tamil Nadu.

published on : 20th October 2021

Resignation by RBI Governor Urjit Patel would send bad signal to global markets: Veerappa Moily

It will also send a bad signal to global markets just as Raghuram Rajan's exit did," the former Union Minister told PTI here.

published on : 19th November 2018

Congress backing JD(S) to keep BJP out of power: Veerappa Moily

On whether he was confident that Governor Vajubhai Vala would invite the JD(S) to form the government, Moily said he was bound to do it.

published on : 16th May 2018

Poll trends disappointing, need to rethink caste management: Congress leader Veerappa Moily on Karnataka defeat

The Congress should not have raised the Lingayat issue before the polls, Moily said, adding that the party had not managed caste equations well in its electoral strategy.

published on : 15th May 2018

Senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily rubbishes exit polls, says Congress will get majority in Karnataka

Moily claimed that earlier, the exit polls were conducted by experts and professionals, but these days, such exercises were "very much influenced by their (the TV channels') own particular affiliation

published on : 14th May 2018

Congress leader Veerappa Moily says his son not to contest Karnataka polls

Days after a tweet row over the selection of candidates, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily today said his son Harsha Moily will not contest the May 12 poll.

published on : 28th March 2018

Karnataka polls: No ticket for Harsha Moily following Twitter controversy

Harsha had re-tweeted his father’s tweet, which highlighted the alleged role of money power in ticket distribution in Congress party.

published on : 27th March 2018

There cannot be a federal front without Congress: Veerappa Moily

K Chandrashekhar Rao had recently said a non-Congress and non-BJP front should be formed in the country, and had called for a "qualitative change" in politics.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee issues notice to Veerappa Moily’s son Harsha for controversial tweet

Harsha is seeking the Congress party ticket from Karkala Assembly segment. He is said be managing his father’s Twitter account from which the controversial tweet was put out.

published on : 18th March 2018

Third front will be a stillborn child, says Congress leader Veerappa Moily

Moily asserted that only a "confederation" of parties, led by his national outfit, can take on the BJP-led NDA effectively.

published on : 11th March 2018

Rafale deal biggest scam of BJP-led government: M. Veerappa Moily

Moily on Wednesday said the Rafale aircraft deal inked with France was the "biggest scam" of the BJP-led NDA government.

published on : 7th February 2018

GST will benefit all, says Oscar Fernandes

The Congress has expressed its disappointment calling the development as a violation of the Constitution.

published on : 30th March 2017
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