K Rahman Khan

  • BJP accuses Congress of playing politics over Communal Violence Bill 21-10-2013 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday accused the Congress of playing vote bank politics following reports that the government is planning to push through the long pending Communal Violence Bill in the Winter Session of Parliament. The Bill promises to penalise public servants for dereliction of duty during...
  • There is no corruption in India, claims Union Minister Rahman Khan 14-09-2013 04:54 PM

    Kolkata: Asserting that the UPA government has taken steps to improve transparency in the functioning of the government, Union Minister of Minority Affairs K Rahman Khan on Saturday claimed that there was no corruption in the country. "How do you say that there is corruption? The so-called Coalgate or the...
  • Set up body to ensure Muslims' educational rights: Rahman 09-08-2013 06:41 PM

    New Delhi: Muslims are unable to open educational institutions and a commission should be set up to address the issue, Minorities Affairs Minister K Rahman Khan said. Khan said this was a right promised in the Constitution. He demanded that the government take legislative and administrative measures to ensure that...
  • Will make efforts to implement Sachar report: Rahman Khan 28-10-2012 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: Implementation of Sachar Committee Report to address socio-economic issues of Muslim community and UPA's election promises to minorities will be among the priorities for K Rahman Khan who took oath as Minister for Minority Affairs in New Delhi on Sunday. "My priority will be to fulfil all the...
  • UPA's new minister alleged to be involved in a scam 28-10-2012 03:01 PM

    New Delhi: The new Minority Affairs Ministry, K Rahman Khan, could prove to be a big embarrassment for the Manmohan Singh-led government as he is alleged to have been involved in the Karnataka Wakf Board scam. The 73-year-old Karnataka leader, who was sworn in the UPA Cabinet on Sunday, was...
  • Always wanted Rahul in Government: Manmohan Singh 28-10-2012 02:05 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Sunday that he had always wanted Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi in the government but that he wanted to work for the party and strengthen it. Rahul Gandhi has not gotten any Cabinet post or elevated within the party amidst the mega...
  • RS adjourned thrice over uproar on WikiLeaks 22-03-2011 12:18 PM

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha witnessed uproarious scenes leading to three adjournments over the issue of WikiLeaks expose and reported telecom irregularities during NDA regime. As soon as Leader of the Opposition Arun Jaitley rose to say that he had given two notices - one on privilege motion against the Prime...