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Smriti Irani

Now BJP Leaders Steer Clear Of 'Roshni Act' In Speeches

Dec 10, 2020 Naseer Ganai

Silence after court says Roshni judgment was not against any culture, religion, region and status.

'Reminds Us Of Emergency': Amit Shah, S Jaishankar, Smriti Irani Condemn Arnab's Arrest

Nov 04, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Arnab Goswami has been arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of a 53-year-old interior designer, Anvay Naik, and his mother, in 2018.

'Reminds Of Emergency': I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar Condemns Arnab Goswami's Arrest

Javadekar tweeted, "We condemn the attack on press freedom in Maharashtra."

Union Minister Smriti Irani Tests Positive For Covid-19

Oct 28, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Many, including union minister Nitin Gadkari, wished her a speedy recovery.

Smriti Irani Enters Electoral Battleground In Bihar; Invokes Durga, Laxmi

Smriti Irani remarked that people knew "she comes carrying the lotus and not the lantern", an obvious allusion to the poll symbols of BJP and the RJD respectively.

15 October, 2020

Congress Is 'Restless' As Farmers Got Freedom To Sell Crop: Union Minister Smriti Irani


Smriti Irani accused the Congress of doing nothing for decades to ensure that farmers get the payment of their crop directly into their bank accounts.

05 October, 2020

Smriti Irani Calls Rahul Gandhi A 'VIP Kisan'


Rahul Gandhi is holding a series of tractor rallies named 'Kheti Bachao Yatra' across the Congress-ruled northern state to protest against the three farm laws being seen as major reforms in the agriculture sector.

03 October, 2020

Congress Workers Stop Smriti Irani’s Car In Varanasi, Demand Resignation

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi along with a group of other Congress MPs will visit Hathras today afternoon.

02 October, 2020

'India Commits To Build Safe, Secure Post Covid World For Women': Smriti Irani At UN


During the 75th session of the UN General Assembly, the high-level meeting was convened with the overall theme of “Accelerating the realisation of gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls”.

22 September, 2020

In Six Years, Centre Spent Rs 393 Cr On Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme Ads: WCD


According to data provided by Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani in the Upper House in reply to a query, Rs 96.71 lakh has been spent till September 17 in the financial year 2020-21 on advertisement or media advocacy of the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao scheme.

02 June, 2020

Smriti Irani Details Her Amethi Visits After Her 'Missing Posters' Appear


Unsigned posters of 'missing' Smriti Irani had appeared in Amethi on Monday and Congress MLC Deepak Singh questioned her absence from his Twitter handle.

05 April, 2020

'While Amethi MP Plays Antakshari...': Congress Takes Dig At Smriti Irani; She Hits Back

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District unit president of the Congress, Pradeep Singhal said Gandhi has instructed to supply these items especially to those who are in the forefront of the fight against coronavirus.

21 February, 2020

Organic Food Festival Showcases Women Entrepreneurship

Charupadma Pati

Organised by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), the festival has stalls displaying organic food items such as papad, vegetables, ready-to-eat products, spices and condiments, honey, cereals, dry fruits, beverages, medicinal plants, oil.

08 February, 2020

'Don't You Think Women Are Capable?': Smriti Irani Slams Kejriwal Over Tweet

Outlook Web Bureau

Kejriwal had suggested that women should discuss with male members of the family before voting.

17 January, 2020

AAP, BJP Spar Over Delay In Nirbhaya Case Convicts' Hanging

Outlook Web Bureau

'I feel sad that politics is being played on such an issue,' Arvind Kejriwal said.

10 January, 2020

'Left Design In JNU Unmasked': Smriti Irani After Delhi Police Name Left For Campus Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

Earlier Smriti Irani had lashed out at actress Deepika Padukone for standing in solidarity with students who were beaten up.

10 January, 2020

'Stood With People Who Say Bharat Tere Tukde Honge': Smriti Irani Slams Deepika Padukone

Outlook Web Bureau

The minister said Deepika supported Congress but many of her followers did not know that.

06 January, 2020

Students Lead Protests Across India In Solidarity With JNU; Parties Condemn Attack

Outlook Web Bureau

The JNUSU president has alleged a 'nexus' between the campus security guards and the vandals.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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