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Kamal Nath refers to dalit minister as ‘item’, triggers controversy

Imarti Devi, set to contest as a BJP candidate, was a minister in the Kamal Nath government which fell in March this year

19 Oct 2020 12:02 PM

'Will never forgive Azam Khan even if he apologises,' says Rama Devi

Rama Devi said that Azam Khan insulted the chair twice - once by making the comment and second by not apologising instantly.

27 Jul 2019 3:19 PM

'He suffers from mental perversion': Swaraj hits out at Azam Khan over sexist remark

The incident drew the ire of leaders from across the spectrum, who have since demanded that Azam Khan face action or apologise.

27 Jul 2019 9:54 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman, Smriti Irani seek ‘exemplary action’ against Azam Khan

Irani said remarks of Khan in during debate of Triple Talaq Bill were a 'blot' on all legislators, including men.

26 Jul 2019 1:31 PM

Can be taken as a 'compliment': NCP leader on Azam Khan's sexist remark

Majeed Memon went on to say that Azam Khan's remark should be 'appreciated'.

26 Jul 2019 12:16 PM


Shiv Sena slams Maharashtra min for derogatory remark against women

Shiv Sena lashes out after Water Resources Minister Girish Mahajan remarked that naming alcohol brands after women will increase its sales.

06 Nov 2017 1:38 PM

C'garh BJP MP faces flak after he makes sexist remark, calls girls of state 'tan-a-tan'

The derogatory comment angered people across the state and they demanded a public apology. 

04 Oct 2017 3:43 PM

Will complain against Sharad Yadav, Vinay Katiyar: DCW

The commission has demanded registration of an FIR against these politicians.

27 Jan 2017 3:16 AM

Stop demeaning women, BJP tells Sharad Yadav

'Such a remark doesn't do justice to the position he commands,' BJP leader Rita Bahguna Joshi said.

25 Jan 2017 12:57 PM

NCW issues notice to Sharad Yadav over derogatory remark on women

The leader faced a lot of criticism for his remarks, with many demanding that he apologise for what he said.

25 Jan 2017 12:21 PM


Vote bigger than daughter: Sharad gets NCW notice for sexist remark

If a daughter's honour is compromised, it only affects the village or the community, Yadav said.

25 Jan 2017 11:21 AM