S Jaipal Reddy

  • LS polls: Congress shifts Jaipal Reddy from Chelvella to Mahbubnagar 05-04-2014 11:01 PM

    New Delhi: All the three Union Ministers from Telangana, including S Jaipal Reddy, were renominated for Lok Sabha polls as Congress on Saturday announced 16 candidates out of a total of 17 from the region which is set to become a separate state. The party also released a list of...
  • Hyderabad would not become Union Territory: Jaipal Reddy 09-11-2013 10:41 PM

    Union Minister for Science and Technology S Jaipal Reddy, on Saturday, asserted that Hyderabad would not become a Union Territory following the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh while Congress leaders from Telangana too said that there would not be any compromise on the city. "Some forces in Seemaandhra are desperately trying...
  • Sonia asks Telangana leaders to exercise restraint 31-07-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday asked Telangana leaders to maintain "restraint, brotherhood and cordial relations" with people of Andhra and Rayalseema regions as the process started for creation of a separate state. A delegation comprising Union Ministers S Jaipal Reddy, Balram Naik, MPs Ponnam Prabhakar, S Rajaiah,...
  • India will have a normal monsoon this year: MET 26-04-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: India expects total monsoon rainfall to be average in 2013, a minister said on Friday, strengthening prospects for one of the world's biggest grains producers to avoid widespread drought for a fourth straight year. India's first official forecast confirms a call by global experts last week, and points...
  • Was the Oil Ministry arm-twisted by RIL? 02-11-2012 11:55 PM

    Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily has said that it's a matter between the Ministry and RIL, and law would take its course. ...
  • KG Basin row: CAG slams Oil Ministry, says RIL's terms unconstitutional 02-11-2012 08:36 PM

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has pulled up the Union Oil Ministry for agreeing to the conditions of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) for the audit of KG-D6 basin. According to sources, the auditing body told the Ministry that it should have been consulted before assuring the company....
  • News 360: Jaipal Reddy says PM took him into confidence 29-10-2012 10:48 PM

    Jaipal Reddy denies reports that he was upset over being moved out of the Petroleum Ministry under corporate pressure. ...
  • Govt wasn't under pressure to shift Reddy: Digvijaya 29-10-2012 09:30 PM

    New Delhi: Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh on Monday ruled out any "pressure" on the shifting of Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy from Petroleum to Science and Technology Ministry. "The Cabinet reshuffle is the prerogative of the Prime Minister. There is no question of any pressure. Jaipal Reddy is a...
  • PM took me into confidence about the changes: Jaipal Reddy 29-10-2012 07:34 PM

    Was Jaipal Reddy downgraded because of him being tough on Reliance and his inability to manage oil marketing companies better. ...
  • Excited to be a part of new ministry: Jaipal Reddy 29-10-2012 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: Dismissing all speculations of veteran Congress leader S Jaipal Reddy being upset over the change in his portfolio, the new Union Minister for Science and Technology said that he was "excited to be a part of this ministry" and called it an important one. Addressing a press conference...
  • Emphasis on quick decisions, investments: Moily 29-10-2012 02:09 PM

    New Delhi: Stepping into a ministry that had in recent times was seen as indecisive, the new Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily on Monday promised quick decisions and creating an environment conducive for investment to flow in. Moily, 72, who replaced S Jaipal Reddy, said his priority would be to...
  • No immediate hike in fuel prices: Jaipal Reddy 24-11-2011 02:32 PM

    New Delhi: Petroleum Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Thursday hinted that the government will not rush into raising retail fuel prices just yet, even though a falling rupee has increased cost of oil imports. "Depreciation of rupee has naturally created unprecedented problems. This will lead to under recoveries (revenue loss)...
  • Oil Min calls for EGoM meet on fuel price hike 02-11-2011 02:31 PM

    New Delhi: Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Wednesday called for a meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) to decide on revising the prices of diesel and LPG. "I have asked for a meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM)," Reddy told reporters after a meeting with...
  • 'Govt may cut fuel prices if crude falls further' 09-08-2011 12:00 AM

    New Delhi: India, the world's fourth largest oil consumer, may cut petrol prices if global crude oil eases further, Oil Minister S Jaipal Reddy said on Monday. "If prices globally come down sharply, and in a stable way, naturally the price of petrol will be adjusted downwards," Reddy told reporters....
  • Govt clears Cairn, Vedanta deal with conditions 01-07-2011 08:08 AM

    New Delhi: The government said it granted Vedanta Resources conditional approval on Thursday to buy a stake in British oil explorer Cairn Energy's Indian business, in a deal valued at around $ 6 billion. Cairn Energy agreed last week to sell a 40 per cent stake in Cairn India to...
  • Chaitanya Reddy's father booked for obstruction 24-06-2011 12:03 AM

    Hyderabad: Police have registered a case against the father and other relatives of S Chaitanya Reddy, who allegedly killed his wife Dr Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy, for 'obstructing the police from performing their duty'. The case was registered against Chaitanya's father S Devender Reddy and...
  • Jaipal Reddy's niece murdered: autopsy report 22-06-2011 02:11 PM

    Hyderabad: The postmortem report of Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister for Petroleum S Jaipal Reddy, has revealed that she died because of smothering. Following the revelation, police have arrested Kiran's husband Chaitanya Reddy. Union Minister Jaipal Reddy's niece Kiran Reddy's death, was not an accident but murder - say...
  • Death of Jaipal Reddy's niece registered as murder 20-06-2011 10:21 AM

    Police had on Saturday registered a case of suspicious death after Kiran Reddy was found dead. ...
  • Death of Jaipal's niece registered as murder 20-06-2011 10:18 AM

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police on Sunday registered the death of Kiran Reddy, niece of Union Minister for Petroleum S Jaipal Reddy, as murder and would question her husband soon, senior officials said. Police had on Saturday registered a case of suspicious death after Kiran Reddy (26) was found dead in her...
  • Oil firms to give AI extra fuel for 3 months 13-06-2011 09:47 PM

    New Delhi: Air India on Monday got a breather on payment of dues to state-run oil companies, which have restricted fuel supply to it, following the intervention of Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi who met Petroleum Minister S Jaipal Reddy to sort out the issue. In the meeting, Ravi asked...
  • Reddy : Incentives for public transport 05-12-2010 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: Urban Development Minister S Jaipal Reddy today spoke against low excise and customs duty for private vehicles and stressed on the need to provide more incentives for public transport. He supported "disincentives" for private transportation. "We need to offer incentives for public transport. I would go a step...
  • Metro beyond borders: New route 12-11-2009 09:23 AM

    Here's the route that the new Metro line will take. ...
  • Delhi Metro's Noida link flagged off 12-11-2009 08:14 AM

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