Kc Tyagi

  • JDU, Left hope to create a 14-party secular front 01-02-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: As the country gets ready to elect the 16th Lok Sabha, some regional leaders along with the Left Front are trying to present a non-Congress, non-Bharatiya Janata Party alternative. The proposed front is likely to include at least 14 parties with the constituents of the erstwhile Janata Dal...
  • MPs should travel like common man, says JDU 29-01-2014 10:25 PM

    Speaking over the DGCA order to private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs, JDU leader KC Tyagi said, "What is the need for further privileges when there is a demand for austerity in the country? MPs are already privileged they don't need any more things." ...
  • AAP says it's a revolution after President's anarchy' remark 26-01-2014 09:57 PM

    New Delhi: It was interpreted as a dig on the Aam Aadmi Party when President Pranab Mukherjee in his Republic Day eve speech cautioned the country, saying populist anarchy cannot be a substitute for governance. The President's remarks even support from across the political spectrum with BJP claiming that the...
  • Political parties rally behind President over his 'anarchy' remark 26-01-2014 12:34 PM

    New Delhi: Many political parties including the Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress have found resonance with President Pranab Mukherjee's remark on populist anarchy. Echoing the President's views, the BJP said that populist anarchy cannot be a substitute for governance and also said that there was a need for a stable...
  • Mayawati supports Lokpal Bill, says it should be passed in this session itself 13-12-2013 02:11 PM

    BSP chief Mayawati on Friday said her party supports the Lokpal Bill and demanded that the government should ensure its passage in the ongoing session of Parliament. "Our party is not against the Lokpal Bill. If there is any need for changes in it, it should be done in public...
  • Mulayam's son studied in English-medium school: Tharoor 18-11-2013 02:15 PM

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Human Resources Shashi Tharoor on Monday said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav should not seek a ban on English in Parliament as his son Akhilesh has studied in an English-medium school. Tharoor said, "In the 21st century, most Indians want their children to...
  • No rush to pass Food Security Bill, says Sharad Pawar 05-08-2013 09:22 AM

    Agriculture Minister and Congress ally NCP chief Sharad Pawar said there is no rush to pass the Food Security Bill and is ready for a discussion on the bill. Earlier, he told CNN-IBN that he is open to changes in the bill. ...
  • BJP remains an ally, no question of going with Congress: JD(U) 13-04-2013 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: The Janata Dal (United) on Saturday made it clear that there was no question of the party allying with the Congress even if the situation arose. "The Congress is not an ally. The BJP is our ally," JD(U) General Secretary KC Tyagi said at a press conference. Tyagi...