A R ANTULAY

  • 26/11: Modi's comments Vs Antulay remarks this session February 12, 2009

    New Delhi: BJP's anti terror mascot, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, is now finding himself in a spot for taking his image too seriously. A week after he stirred a controversy by stating that the Mumbai terror strikes had local involvement, he is now on the defensive. "I was only saying...
  • Cyrus gets global update on Christmas celebration December 25, 2008

    Cyrus Broacha wishes everyone Merry Christmas and gives a global update on Christmas celebration. He shows the biggest joke Santa Claus has sent him, interviews Minister of Minority Affairs A R Antulay and also discusses Aamir Khan starrer Ghajini and Shah Rukh Khan starrer Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi. ...
  • Antulay brings House down; LS, RS adjourned December 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Chaos reigned supreme in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on Monday over the Antulay issue. The BJP has demanded the Minority Affairs Minister's ouster, while the Congress finds itself friendless. Both houses of Parliament have been repeatedly disrupted, with BJP members storming the well of the house. Rajya...
  • Both Houses adjourned amid uproar over the Antulay issue December 22, 2008

    New Delhi: The Antulay issue once again caused uproar in Parliament on Monday as agitated BJP and Shiv Sena members stormed the well in both the Houses demanding sacking of the Union Minister, forcing their brief adjournments. While Rajya Sabha was adjourned twice, Lok Sabha adjourned...
  • Weekend Edition: I am proud of my comments, says Antulay December 21, 2008

    Minority Affairs Minister A R Antulay remains defiant in the face of intense criticism for his comments questioning the circumstances of AntiTerrorism Squad Chief, Hemant Karkare's death in the Mumbai terror attack. Speaking to CNNIBN's EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai on the show The Weekend Edition, Antulay was unfazed, even saying he...
  • Antulay's statement finds support among some December 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Minister for Minority Affairs AR Antulay has stirred up a storm by questioning the nature of ATS Chief Hemant Karkare's killing from the bullets of the Laskhar terrorists in the November 26 terror attack in Mumbai. Many say he has said aloud what many in the Muslim community...
  • UPA proud of my remark on Karkare: Antulay December 20, 2008

    New Delhi: Almost three years after A R Antulay's swearingin ceremony, the Minorities Minister finally means business. By grabbing headlines over the conspiracy theory he has voiced concerning the death of AntiTerrorism Squad chief, Hemant Karkare, A R Antulay he has tied the Government in knots. However, what is remarkable...
  • Govt should let Antulay resign: Javed Akhtar December 20, 2008

    Noted lyricist and member of the group, Muslims for Secular Democracy, Javed Akhtar joined CNNIBN to answer some questions on the Antulay conspiracy theory. CNNIBN: To the Muslim community, Mr Hemant Karkare was in a sense a representative of everything that was going right for the Malegaon investigations. All that has...
  • Din in Maharashtra House over Antulay's remarks December 18, 2008

    Nagpur: Maharashtra Assembly on Thursday witnessed noisy scenes over Union Minister A R Antulay's remarks raising doubts over the killing of ATS chief Hemant Karkare during the November 26 Mumbai terror attacks. Opposition members, who demanded an apology from Antulay, trooped into the well of the House, forcing three adjournments. Leader of...
  • Watch: Loose canon Antulay embarrasses Centre December 17, 2008

    New Delhi: The Union Minister for Minorities A R Antulay has sparked off a fresh political controversy as he questioned the circumstances that led to the death of Maharashtra ATS Chief Hemant Karkare during the 26/11 terror attack. Antulay alleges that Karkare could have been killed by members of right...
  • 'Minority map' of all dists ready: Centre February 26, 2007

    New Delhi: The Centre has prepared a minority population map identifying the districts, blocks and towns with minority population of more than 50,000 in order to ensure better implementation of the schemes aimed at welfare of the minorities. Minority Affairs Minister A R Antulay told Rajya Sabha on Monday that the...
  • Cong neglected Muslims: Antulay January 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Muslims will hamper Indias progress if they "continue to languish in social and economic backwardness" and the Congress will be responsible for this, said Minority Affairs Minister A R Antulay on Saturday. "We are all to be equally blamed for this sad state of neglect and I have no...
  • 'Antulay had argument before he quit' January 7, 2007

    New Delhi: A R Antulay reportedly had a heated exchange with then Maharashtra governor Om Prakash Mehra before resigning as chief minister of the state in 1982 on the latter's advice following a cement scam. "A politicallystrong Antulay was involved in a controversy over collecting excess money to issue permits for...