Tag: Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani meets President Murmu amid 'Rashtrapatni' remark row
Smriti Irani meets President Murmu amid 'Rashtrapatni' remark row

The Congress and BJP are at loggerheads over the issue with both sides attacking each other since Thursday.

  • Friday, 29 July 2022
Watch: Smriti Irani Tears Into Congress Over ‘Rashtrapatni’ Comments On President Draupadi Murmu

"Sonia Gandhi, apologise to the President of India, apologise to the poor, apologise to the women and tribals." Union Minister Smriti Irani tears into Congress party over Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's reference to President Draupadi Murmu as 'Rashtrapatni'. Watch Irani’s reaction in the Upper House of the Parliament today.

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  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
Congress Is Adivasi Virodhi, Mahila Virodhi, Gareeb Virodhi: Smriti Irani On ‘Rashtrapatni’ Remark

Congress party is ‘Adivasi-Virodhi', 'Mahila-Virodhi', 'Gareeb-Virodhi', said Union minister Smriti Irani while taking a jibe at Congress over Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's ‘Rashtrapatni’ remark against President Draupadi Murmu. Watch this video.

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  • Thursday, 28 July 2022
Smriti Irani sends legal notice to Congress over 'malicious allegations' against daughter
Smriti Irani sends legal notice to Congress over 'malicious allegations' against daughter

She also asked them to withdraw the allegations they have made against her 18-year old daughter with immediate effect.

  • Sunday, 24 July 2022
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Smriti Irani Addresses 1st Ever G20 Ministerial Conference On Women's Empowerment

Smriti Irani also conveyed India's solidarity with the G20 for promoting gender equality and women's empowerment amongst partner countries

  • Friday, 27 August 2021
Prakruti Mishra receives National Film Award for 'Hello Arsi'

Bhubaneswar: Ollywod Actor Prakruti Mishra today received the National Film Award in Special Mention category for her film ‘Hello Arsi’ in New Delhi. The actor received the coveted award from Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani at the 65th National Film Awards ceremony held in the national capital today. Earlier, around 80 awardees had […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Bijepur bypoll: BJD president Patnaik, Union Minister Irani to hit campaign trail today

Bijepur: With only three days left for the Bijepur bypoll, parties have geared up for a high voltage campaign. While BJD president Naveen Patnaik will hit bypoll campaign trail as a star campaigner of the ruling party today, Union Textile, Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani will join campaign for BJP candidate Ashok Panigrahi. Patnaik […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Bijepur to witness high-voltage campaign on Feb 20

Bargarh: Get ready to witness a high-voltage campaign for the Bijepur bypoll as star campaigners of two major rival parties—BJP and BJD will hit the campaign trail on Wednesday. BJD President and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is scheduled to undertake a whirlwind tour of the district to campaign for party candidate Rita Sahu. Patnaik will […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Use e-Commerce platforms to promote handicrafts, Baijayant urges Centre

New Delhi: Senior BJD leader and Kendrapara MP, Baijayant Panda today urged the Union Textiles ministry to use e-Commerce platforms for promotion of handicrafts. “Instead of spending time, energy and effort from the government and a large budget, it would be much simpler, cheaper and faster if the Textile ministry can provide facilities to the […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Forward proposal on higher education to DEA, CM urges Irani

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has requested the Union HRD ministry to forward its project proposal on ‘Achieving Excellence in higher education in the state of Odisha’ to the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) to enable the state government to get World Bank assistance to the tune of Rs 1019.70 crore for the project. In a […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Govt Rejigs Cabinet Committees; Smriti, Bhupender, Sonowal Part Of Panel On Political Affairs

However, there has been no change in the composition of the country's highest decision making body on security affairs -- the Cabinet Committee on Security -- and the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
Rahul mocks Modi over Kotler award, Irani hits back

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for getting the Philip Kotler Presidential award, saying the award was so famous that it has no jury. “I want to congratulate our Prime Minister on winning the world famous ‘Kotler Presidential Award’,” tweeted Gandhi. “In fact it’s so famous it has […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Gandhi family's historical relations with Michel's family established: Irani

New Delhi: The BJP on Tuesday alleged that the Gandhi family had “historical” relations with the family of British National Christian James Michel, reportedly a middleman in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case, which it said has been established. “The very fact that the Congress dispatches its own lawyers to help Michel shows that […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
#MeToo: Women don't go to work to be harassed, says Smriti Irani

Mumbai: Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday supported women coming out with their stories of sexual harassment at workplace, saying that they go to work to live their dreams and earn their living respectfully and not to get harassed. Irani was interacting with the media at a FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) event here. The #MeToo […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Centre to pay jute mills only after full payment to farmers, labourers: Minister

Kolkata: Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday said the Centre is making it mandatory that jute mills would get the entire payment for government orders only after jute farmers and labourers are paid fully. “Jute industry has a ready order worth Rs 5,000-5,500 crore every year (in terms of sacking). The government gives such […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021