Pj Kurien

  • Sachin & Rekha no-show in Parliament: Should absentee MPs be removed? August 8, 2014

    The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in the Rajya Sabha created uproar yet again in the House on Friday by the members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only if...
  • Woman Congress leader slams those who wrote Facebook posts against Kurien February 25, 2013

    Even as 111 people were booked for posting Facebook messages against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, Bindu Krishna, President of Kerala State Mahila Congress attacked them and said, "Someone posted defamatory comment on my social media for defending PJ Kurien. Those comments were against the woman community. My right...
  • BJP cleared Shinde's apology on Hindu terror remark: Nath February 24, 2013

    Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath has said that the statement issued by Home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde expressing regret over his Hindu terror comment was cleared by the BJP before being released publicly. ...
  • Kurien may rescue himself from debate on anti-rape ordinance: Sources February 22, 2013

    Sources have said that Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien might recuse himself from debate on anti-rape ordinance in Parliament. ...
  • News 360: Italian probe into chopper deal reveals how money reached Tyagi's cousin February 14, 2013

    The Italian probe report into the AgustaWestland chopper deal has explained how the kickback money in the deal reached the cousins of former Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey February 8, 2013

    My opponents using Suryanelli rape survivor; I'm clean, won't quit, says Kurien. The Congress Union Minister said he did not instigate the Murshidabad mob, but was trying to calm the tempers, and After UK, European Union woos Narendra Modi. ...
  • Suryanelli gangrape: Kurien remains defiant, says won't resign February 8, 2013

    Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman and Congress MP PJ Kurien remained defiant amid fresh calls to re-investigate him in the Suryanelli gangrape case. Kurien has alleged that the girl was being used by political opponents to settle scores. ...
  • News 360: Kurien says he is innocent, won't quit February 8, 2013

    Rajya Sabha deputy chairman and Congress MP PJ Kurien claims the survivor is being used by his political opponents. ...
  • PJ Kurien is a good man, says Sharad Yadav February 8, 2013

    JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav said that Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman and Congress MP PJ Kurien was a good man and they won't raise the issue of Suryanelli gangrape case in Parliament. There are allegations against Kurien that he was involved in the gangrape case. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: PJ Kurien February 5, 2013

    Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien is an accused in the 1996 Suryanelli rape case. ...
  • News 360: Kashmir no place for music, says J&K girl band member February 5, 2013

    Srinagar Police on Tuesday filed an FIR against those who posted online abuse and threats aimed at the valley's first girls-only rock band. But the band members said they gave up after the state's Grand Mufti's fatwa. ...