Deputy Chairman

  • Suryanelli gangrape case: Court sends notice to Kurien March 27, 2013

    Kerala: A Kerala district court on Wednesday sent a notice to Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha PJ Kurien and five others in connection with the Suryanelli gangrape case, after the survivor filed a fresh petition demanding Kurien be made an accused. A similar attempt by the survivor early in 2013...
  • Watch: Furious RS Dy Chairman warns protesting SP MPs, evicts 1 December 13, 2012

    RS Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien repeatedly warned the SP MPs who were protesting against the SC/ST quota bill that he would name them if they continued to disrupt proceedings. ...
  • 9 pc growth not possible in 12th Plan: Montek July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: It is not possible to achieve 9 per cent economic growth during the 12th Five Year Plan period that began April 1, 2012, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said on Friday. "It is not possible to think of 9 per cent growth. I think somewhere between 8...
  • 'Indian banking's downgrade by Moody's absurd' November 20, 2011

    Karan Thapar: Hello and welcome to the Devil's Advocate. How worrying is the economic situation facing the country and how real is the government's commitment to reform? Those are the twin issues I shall discuss today with the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia. Mr Ahluwalia, let's...
  • Montek confident of 8.5 pc growth this fiscal June 1, 2011

    New Delhi: Playing down fears of a slowdown, Planning Commission deputy chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said he is confident of 8.5 per cent growth this fiscal. According to the latest GDP data, the economy is down by more than a per cent compared to the previous quarter. In the January to March...
  • Rajya Sabha Dy Chairman's stolen vehicle recovered October 27, 2009

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman K Rahman Khan's car, which was stolen, was found abandoned in the parking space of the Radisson Hotel in New Delhi, police said on Tuesday. The Mahindra Bolero car, which had a radio tag attached to it for entry into the Parliament House complex,...