Smriti Irani
India  /  Published 15.01.19

'Confidential' Kotler prize is most famous

A tweeter asked Union minister Smriti Irani: “Madam... I am confused which is more authentic — your Yale degree or this Kotler Award?”You know the answer when Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury and O...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.06.19

International Yoga Day: Who was stretching where

Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu and several Union ministers, including Rajnath Singh and Harsh Vardhan, led Yoga Day events in various parts of Delhi on Friday.Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the co...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.05.19

Amit Shah in cabinet

Narendra Modi began his second innings in power by inducting his most trusted lieutenant Amit Shah into his cabinet on Thursday, when the Prime Minister was sworn in with 57 other ministers at the Ras...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Odisha  /  Published 07.10.18

Smriti offers to revive textile mill in Odisha

Union textile minister Smriti Irani on Sunday said that the Centre would support Odisha if the latter took the initiative to reopen the iconic Odisha Textile Mills (OTM) at Choudwar. The mill, set up ...
By Ashutosh Mishra in Bhubaneshwar

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.19

Smriti Irani's dress circle seat

The honour of the ‘giant killer’ in the 2019 general elections went not to Narendra Modi but Smriti Irani. After all, Irani had claimed Amethi from the Gandhis. Soon after the hour of triumph, how...
By The Telegraph in


India  /  Published 26.07.19

Outrage at Azam Khan leads to question on M.J. Akbar House probe

The outrage over Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan’s sexist remarks in the Lok Sabha on Thursday dominated Zero Hour in the Lok Sabha, but one Opposition member asked what the BJP was doing about a p...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 23.04.19

In Wayanad, one Rahul, many Gandhis

Wayanad, verdant but violent — deaths caused by rogue elephants are not uncommon — votes today. This politically afebrile constituency located in northern Kerala has been subjected to a different ...
By Uddalak Mukherjee in

India  /  Published 12.04.19

Will work for Amethi, no matter what you say: Smriti to Congress

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday hit back at the Congress over its allegations that she 'falsified records' of her educational qualifications, saying she will continue to work hard for Amethi no ...
By PTI in Amethi

India  /  Published 28.10.18

Madan Lal Khurana passes away

Former Delhi chief minister Madan Lal Khurana passed away here Saturday after a prolonged illness, his family said. Khurana, who was 82, is survived by his wife, a son and two daughters. His another s...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.10.18

Why should rules of worship be carved in stone?

It is all a question of priorities. So for the Union minister for textiles, Smriti Irani, it would be natural to think first of textile products or commodities related to these. It proves her dedicati...
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