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Big Boss Vs Chota Bheem; Congress, BJP at war

Big Boss Vs Chota Bheem; Congress, BJP at war. The Twitter war between the Congress and the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) escalated on Monday after Union Minister Smriti Irani tore into Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi for cornering Prime Minister Narendra Modi over NaMo app. Taking to her Twitter handle, Irani mocked at the Congress president

Smriti Irani slams Rahul Gandhi, tweets article on GST

Smriti Irani slams Rahul Gandhi, tweets article on GST. Union Minister of Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani on Sunday lashed out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for terming Goods and Services Tax (GST) the second highest in the world and one of the most complex taxes. Tweeting the link of an article, the

Teach ‘Manu Smriti Irani’ a lesson: Jignesh Mevani urges Rohith Vemula’s mother to contest 2019 polls

Newly elected Independent MLA from Gujarat and Dailt leader, Jignesh Mevani urged Rohit Vemula’s mother and Dalit writer Radhika Vemula to contest in 2019 elections and teach a lesson to ‘Manu-Smriti Irani’, in a tweet this morning. Jignesh Mevani was in Hyderabad to attend the second death anniversary of Hyderabad Central University (UoH) research scholar

BJP’s victory

“Jo jeeta wohi Sikandar” says Smriti Irani on BJP’s victory

BJP’s victory: Smriti Irani gives the statement on BJP’s victory in both the states saying “Jo jeeta wohi Sikandar”. Union Minister Smriti Irani on BJP’s victory in both states expresses happiness.Smriti Irani adds by saying, “It is a matter of happiness for us, this is the victory of development”. Also Smriti said that it is

Nobody should tamper with Ram Setu: Union Law Minister

Nobody should tamper with Ram Setu: Union Law Minister

Nobody tamper Ram Setu: In what could be a groundbreaking discovery, a US television show has cited scientists to state that the Ram Setu, that connects India and Sri Lanka, is not a natural phenomenon, but is man-made.Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday stated that nobody could tamper with Ram Setu, calling it

Goa Women’s Congress demands apology from Irani for slandering Rahul

Panaji, Oct 14, The Goa Womens Congress on Saturday demanded an apology from Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani for making allegations of sexual nature against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and said they would be filing a defamation suit against Irani.Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters here, Women’s Congress state chief

Rahul's lip service to development failed Amethi: Smriti

Rahul’s lip service to development failed Amethi: Smriti

Union Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday launched a blistering attack on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and accused him of paying lip service to development.Speaking at a public rally here in Uttar Pradesh, the parliamentary constituency of the Gandhi scion, Irani said the Congress leader was making fun of development

Smriti Irani and H.S Phoolka hits back at Rahul Gandhi

Smriti Irani HS Phoolka Rahul Gandhi. BJP on Tuesday raised many questions on Rahul’s statement on dynasty in the US. Union Minister and party spokesperson Smriti Irani held a press conference at the BJP headquarters to target Congress and Rahul over his comments. Smriti said, “Rahul said in foreign countries that dynasty only exists in

Cabinet reshuffle: additional charges may see their burden reduce

Cabinet reshuffle: additional charges may see less burden on ministers

Reshuffle of ministers is likely to take load off four ministers who are holding additional charges after vacancies arose in the cabinet between March and July this year due to various reasons. In March, Manohar Parrikar resigned as defence minister to concentrate on the Goa Assembly polls. He later became the chief minister of the state. Arun Jaitley,

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha MP

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha MP: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday took oath as the Rajya Sabha MP, in Delhi, on Monday.Chairman, M. Venkaiah Naidu, administered the oath of secrecy to the Congress leader. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was also present at Patel’s oath ceremony.Congress leader Ahmed Patel, retained his Rajya Sabha

Broadcasting minister condemns violence over media

Minister Smriti Irani condemns violence attack over media

Minister Smriti Irani condemns violence attack over media New Delhi- Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani tonight condemned the attack on media during violence in Panchkula but at the same time advised news channels to refrain from “causing panic, distress and undue fear”. “Attack on media, damage to property condemnable. Appeal to all to maintain peace,”

Dera head leaves for Panchkula court

Amit Shah, Smriti Irani sworn-in as Rajya Sabha Members

Amit Shah Smriti Irani sworn: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah and Union Minister Smriti Irani took oath as Rajya Sabha Members, in Delhi, on Friday.Chairman, M. Venkaiah Naidu, administered the oath of secrecy to both the BJP leaders. This is Amit Shah’s debut in the Parliament and was elected to the Upper House from

SRK lauds Smriti Irani for making IFFI inclusive

Mumbai, Aug 19, SRK lauds Smriti Irani for making IFFI inclusive.  Shah Rukh Khan today extended his “unwavering” support to Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani for her effort to make IFFI Indian cinema’s “most inclusive and relevant forum”.Irani, in her reply to Shah Rukh, thanked the film industry for showing their support and extended

Smriti Irani, Pehredaar Piya Ki

After petition to Smriti, ‘Pehredaar Piya Ki’ moved to 10 pm slot

After petition to Smriti Irani, Pehredaar Piya Ki moved to 10 pm slot. The Broadcasting Content Complaints Council (BCCC) has directed Sony channel to move the controversial show ‘Pehredaar Piya Ki’ to the 10 pm slot and run it with a scroll saying that it does not promote child marriage, an official said. Pehredaar Piya

Ekta Kapoor behind Pahlaj Nihalani

Ekta Kapoor behind Pahlaj Nihalani’s exit from CBFC?

Ekta Kapoor behind Pahlaj Nihalani exit from CBFC? It is not confidential that the film industry was wary of former Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Pahlaj Nihalani’s draconian measures. So when he was sacked from his position on Friday, it came as welcome news to so many of us. If a report in Deccan

682 textile mills closed as on June end, says govt

682 textile mills closed as on June end, says govt. New Delhi, Aug 10 As many as 682 textile mills were closed as on June end this year and 232 of them were in Tamil Nadu, the government said today. Textiles Minister Smriti Irani told the Lok Sabha 1,399 textile mills were operational as on June

Third National Handloom Day

Third National Handloom Day celebrated in Manipal

Third National Handloom Day Celebration was held at City Convention Centre here recently. The observance function was jointly organised by Development Commissioner for Handlooms Weavers’ Service Centre, Imphal under the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, and the Directorate of Handloom and Textiles.This Handloom Day, here’s looking at vintage repository, belonging to an important epicenter

Ahmed Patel’s Victory, An Eye Opener For BJP: Surjewala

The Congress on Wednesday branded Ahmed Patel’s victory in the Gujarat Rajya Sabha election as “an eye opener” for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) . Speaking to ANI here, Congress leader Randeep Surjewala said, “It is not a victory of congress party alone or of our senior leader Mr Ahmed Patel. It is a victory

Gujarat RS Polls: Amit Shah, Smriti Irani, Ahmed Patel In Fray Today

Gujarat RS Polls: Amit Shah, Smriti Irani, Ahmed Patel In Fray Today

In Gujarat, the voting for the crucial Rajya Sabha elections on three seats would be held from 9a.m. to 4p.m. today. The counting will be held from 5 p.m., an hour after the end of polling. Gujarat Assembly Secretary D M Patel, who is also the returning officer for the Rajya Sabha election said that

National Handloom Day

National Handloom Day 2017 being observed today

National Handloom Day 2017 is being observed today to encourage people to use hand-made loom in the country. The main event will be held in Guwahati to celebrate the third National Handloom Day. Central Government has declared August 7 as National Handloom Day, to be celebrated every year due to its significance in India’s history, as