Former petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily Slams ruling BJP over fuel prices hike

Sunday, June 13th, 2021

New Delhi : Slamming the Centre over rising fuel prices, former petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily on Saturday said the government is solely responsible for the “illogical price regime” and demanded that petrol and diesel be brought under the purview of the GST regime. Moily said India levies one of the highest taxes on petrol […]

BJP govt will fall on its own after Dec 5 by-polls : M Veerappa Moily

Thursday, October 31st, 2019

Bengaluru : The BJP government in Karnataka, surviving with a “wafer-thin majority”, will fall after the December 5 bypolls to 15 Assembly segments, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily said here on Thursday. In an interview to PTI, Moily said, “The people of Karnataka are fed up with the misrule, maladministration and inefficiency of (Chief […]

Jairam Ramesh responsible for UPA-2’s policy paralysis : Moily

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Bengaluru : Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily alleged on Wednesday Jairam Ramesh was responsible for “policy paralysis” during the UPA-2 government as he hit out at him over his controversial remarks on the Prime Minister. The former Union Minister also slammed Shashi Tharoor for his statement that praising the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for […]

M Veerappa Moily inaugurates the renovated Ravindra Kalabhavan building

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Ravindra Kalabhavan

Mangaluru: The renovated Ravindra Kalabhavan complex with funds from Mangalore University was inaugurated by former union minister Dr M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday February 26th. Speaking after inaugurating the complex, Mr Moily said, “The purpose of education is not only to secure a degree, but to serve as a tool to increase human resources. Colleges […]

Nalin Kumar making cheap politics against M Veerappa Moily

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Mangaluru : District In-charge Minister U T Khader, earlier on Wednesday, accused MP Nalin Kumar Kateel of indulging cheap politics by blaming former Union Minister M Veerappa Moily for the merger of Vijaya Bank with Bank of Baroda. Khader refuted Kateel’s allegations and said there was no truth in them, during a press conference at […]

M Veerappa Moily again to contest from Chikkaballapura

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
M Veerappa Moily

Mangaluru: President of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance and former minister M Veerappa Moily has called the Rafale fighter aircraft deal worth over Rs 40,000 crore as the biggest scam of the century. Speaking to reporters on Tuesday at Circuit House he said, that though the opposition parties have been vehemently demanding that Joint Parliamentary […]

Lady Goschen Hospital old building leakage 28 puerperal women shifted

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Mangaluru : The maternity ward of the Lady Goschen Hospital old building has been shifted to the new building even before its inauguration. As the roof of the old building was leaking, the ward was shifted to the new building. Accordingly, 28 puerperal women have been shifted to the new building. Parliamentary Standing Committee on […]

Common Minimum Programme to be published on June 29

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Bengaluru: Common Minimum Programme of the Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition government in the state will be published by Friday. Addressing the gathering, Drafting Committee Chairman M Veerappa Moily said, “The common minimum programme will be published on June 29,” Moily said that the committee had met twice, so far, to discuss the programmes and the […]

Senior congress leaders to seek people’s inputs for strategy: CM Siddaramaiah

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Bangaluru: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and senior Congress leaders will soon start a mass contact programme seeking contributions from the voters to know their expectations from the party if the party is voted to come to power in the upcoming assembly elections. On 13th January, All India Congress President Rahul Gandhi had asked the congress leaders […]

Kota Shivaram Karanth’s restored residence inaugurated in Puttur

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Mangaluru: The former Chief Minister, M. Veerappa Moily, has said that the Balavana of Jnanpith recipient Kota Shivaram Karanth should be developed on the lines of Santiniketan in West Bengal with full of activities. Speaking at the 115th birth anniversary celebration of Karanth at Parladkka here on Tuesday where the restored residence of the writer inside […]