Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Topic: Smriti Irani

Moin Qureshi

A ‘butchered’ CBI and media muffling lessons for the Saudis

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Smriti Irani posted a picture of herself with her mouth tied on Instagram | Instagram

Smriti Irani feels victimised, hits back with Instagram post of her mouth tied

The Instagram post has got more than 11,000 likes and nearly 400 comments. Close friend Ekta Kapoor called Smriti Irani a ‘rockkkkstaaaa’.
Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani addresses the 'Young Thinkers Conference' in Mumbai | PTI

Smriti Irani must know India is at a tipping point and women aren’t seeking permission

At the heart of the backlash against the entry of women into Sabarimala temple and #MeToo is a common pattern – men still decide.
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CBI fratricide is stemmed as Modi removes its head

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Smriti Irani on Sabarimala: Would you take blood-soaked sanitary napkin to a friend’s house?

Speaking at a conference in Mumbai, Union minister Smriti Irani said that there is a difference between praying and desecrating and one should recognise and respect it.
File image of MJ Akbar | PTI

Modi govt left with little wiggle room as #MeToo allegations stack up against MJ Akbar

The first indication that the tide may be turning against MJ Akbar came Thursday after a tweet by top RSS leader Dattatreya Hosabale.
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Why Supreme Court’s verdict decriminalising homosexuality has Indian Army worried

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4 years on, India’s still waiting for new education policy — Modi govt’s big 2014 promise

Committee formulating the new education policy has already seen 4 extensions, and now there are fears it may not be launched in this govt’s tenure.
Smriti Irani

Court decision against Sonia & Rahul reveals deep-seated corruption in Congress: Smriti Irani

Irani attacked the Congress leaders after Delhi High Court dismissed their challenge to reopen tax assessments in National Herald case.
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A little humility from the Communist Party will serve China well

By taking all the credit for the country’s stunning economic rise, the Communist Party is threatening its continued prosperity.
madhya pradesh

MP push for 70% industry jobs to locals: Valid regionalism or is Congress the new Shiv Sena?

Kamal Nath, on his first day as Madhya Pradesh chief minister, announced incentives for industries that hire 70 per cent local workers. When questioned about th...