BK Hariprasad

  • Sharad Yadav, Hariprasad among 12 to file RS poll papers June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: JDU chief Sharad Yadav, former diplomat Pawan K Verma in Bihar and senior Congress leaders B K Hariprasad and Rajiv Gowda of Karnataka were among the 12 candidates who filed their nominations on Monday on the last day for June 19 elections for Rajya Sabha berths in 4...
  • Rahul holds meetings with Delhi, Chhattisgarh leaders March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: After a series of consultations with Congress leaders on general issues confronting the party, Rahul Gandhi on Monday began his statewise interaction with AICC in-charges, PCC chiefs and CLP leaders to discuss specific problems plaguing the state units of the party. In his meetings with the state leaders...
  • Prove majority or quit, Cong tells Shettar govt January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: "Prove majority or go home" was the message from Congress as the BJP government in Karnataka was mired in a fresh crisis with 13 of its MLAs announcing their decision to quit their Assembly membership. The party slammed the BJP for its "never-ending 'natak' (drama) in Karnataka" saying...
  • Digvijaya denies his removal as Cong UP in-charge July 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Two days after Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said that Rahul Gandhi would assume a bigger role in party affairs after September, he has denied being relieved of his duties as in-charge of Uttar Pradesh and Assam. Digvijaya insists that BK Hariprasad has been given interim charge of Uttar...
  • Tribals shouldn't be victims of cross-fire: Congress July 2, 2012

    New Delhi: As questions were raised over the killing of 20 persons last week in anti-Maoist operations in Chhattisgarh, Congress on Monday treaded cautiously on the issue maintaing tribals should not become "victims in the cross fire" between Naxals and security forces. Downplaying P Chidambaram's reported statement that three Naxals...
  • Cong says sympathy factor worked for Bishnoi October 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress on Monday downplayed its defeat in Hisar Lok Sabha bypoll saying it had not won the seat even during the last elections and dismissed the contention that the result betrayed the effect of Team Anna's call to people not to vote for its candidate over the Lokpal...
  • PM assures Anna, Digvijaya attacks him October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: The double speak within the Congress with regard to Gandhian Anna Hazare continues. Hours after Digvijaya Singh in an open letter attacked Team Anna, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, in his reply to Anna's letter, not only promised a strong Lokpal Bill, but also other reforms as well. Singh...
  • BJP's late decision shows its hypocrisy: Cong July 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary BK Hariprasad, who hails from Karnataka, on Thursday commented on BJP's decision to ask Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa to resign and said, "It's come late and the way the BJP has delayed the decision shows their hypocrisy." The BJP Parliamentary Board on Thursday asked Yeddyurappa...
  • Cong sees red over Sushma's dance at Raj Ghat June 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Opposition Leader in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj after visuals showing the top BJP leader dancing at Mahatma Gandhi's samadhi Raj Ghat sparked a controversy. "By dancing at the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi, Sushma Swaraj has not only insulted Gandhiji but all the...
  • Cong sees red over Sushma's dance at Raj Ghat June 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Congress on Tuesday demanded the resignation of Opposition Leader in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj after visuals showing the top BJP leader dancing at Mahatma Gandhi's samadhi Raj Ghat sparked a controversy. "By dancing at the Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi, Sushma Swaraj has not only insulted Gandhiji but all the...
  • Another Congress leader calls Ramdev a fraud June 6, 2011

    Ratlam: After senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh, the Congress General Secretary, in-charge of Madhya Pradesh, BK Hariprasad has also criticised yoga guru Baba Ramdev by calling him a 'dhongi' (fraud) on Monday. "Baba Ramdev is not a saint, but a dhongi and is doing politics in...
  • Cong has strong presence in many states: Hariprasad March 1, 2011

    BK Hariprasad said Congress is the only party that has taken strong action against corruption and is thus, positive. ...