Smriti Irani
India  /  Published 04.05.19

Amethi: Gandhi name versus 'New India' aspirations

Time-tested honour of a big-name association versus “New India” aspirations, that in a nutshell is the challenge Congress president Rahul Gandhi is grappling with in the vulnerable citadel of Amet...
By Anita Joshua in Amethi

India  /  Published 01.05.19

Priyanka viral video: Which version did you see?

A viral video circulated by Smriti Irani on Twitter shows Priyanka Gandhi nodding to a group of children shouting 'chowkidar chor hai'. The instance also illustrates the pitfalls of believing anything...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.19

Who is UN to monitor a referendum: Javadekar on Mamata’s remarks

Various Union ministers have slammed West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee after she challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to go for an UN-monitored referendum on the Citizenship (Amendment) Ac...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.03.19

Modi to contest from Varanasi, Shah Gandhinagar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will seek re-election from Varanasi and party president Amit Shah will contest from Gandhinagar, the BJP announced on Thursday. This will be Shah’s first Lok Sabha elect...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.03.19

Congress accuses Smriti Irani of funds fraud

The Congress on Thursday demanded that Union textiles minister Smriti Irani be sacked immediately, alleging she had allowed fraudulent payments from her MP’s local area development fund to “a coop...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


India  /  Published 14.03.19

BJP sees Robert as ‘mask’ for Rahul

The BJP on Wednesday fielded central minister Smriti Irani to accuse Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of involvement in “corrupt” land deals along with Robert Vadra.Smriti referred to report...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.03.19

Congress UP list message to SP-BSP

The Congress on Thursday released its first list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections and used it for political posturing in the most critical state of Uttar Pradesh, sending out a loud message t...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.12.19

Won't apologise, Rahul on rape remarks

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said he would never apologise over his recent rape remarks that has courted a controversy in both houses of Parliament.Instead, the Congress leader posted on Twi...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.12.18

Kodnani on BJP stage with Smriti

Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani attended a BJP event here on Saturday, her first public appearance since her acquittal in the 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case in April this year. Kodnani was seen sha...
By PTI in Gandhinagar

India  /  Published 19.12.18

Defamation duel: HC relief for Smriti, not for Nirupam

Delhi High Court on Wednesday quashed the summons issued against Union minister Smriti Irani in a defamation complaint filed against her by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam. The court, however, dismisse...
By PTI in New Delhi


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