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Renuka Chowdhury

Why do politicians get away with sexist rants?

Women politicians seem to be easy targets for their male counterparts, who are crossing all limits with their inappropriate comments.

17 Apr 2019 1:15 AM

22.84 per cent voter turnout in Telangana till 11 am; polling underway

Over 2.97 crore voters would decide the fate of 443 candidates in the state.

11 Apr 2019 9:57 AM

‘Decriminalising adultery to add to pain of women’

Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury agreed with her. “This is like criminalising the triple talaq law.

28 Sep 2018 6:19 AM

Congress attacks PM Modi for ‘misogyny’

Incidentally, this tradition of allegation and counter-allegation of which party is “anti-women” is not new.

04 Jun 2018 5:08 AM

No laughing matter

Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury, whose Parliamentary tenure ends soon, talks about being mocked at and insulted repeatedly by her male colleagues.

03 Apr 2018 12:05 AM


Reduce weight, make efforts to increase Cong: Venkaiah to Renuka Chowdhury

In February, PM Modi had taken a dig at Chowdhury comparing her loud laughter to that of Surpanakha from Ramayana.

29 Mar 2018 8:34 AM

Future is woman

On International Women’s Day, we celebrate this strong voice of womanhood.

04 Mar 2018 12:27 AM

Renuka Chowdhury will be mired in controversies

Renuka Chowdhury first entered the world of politics in 1984 as a member of the Telugu Desam Party.

18 Feb 2018 6:03 AM

The LLRC debate: Laugh like Renuka Chowdhury

Congress party member Renuka Chowdhury’s deep-throated laughter was mocked in Parliament.

15 Feb 2018 12:30 AM

Cong posts video calling Modi misogynist, called back ‘B-grade production house’

'Misogyny runs deep within the BJP and PM Modi’s statements are a classic example of this deplorable mindset,' posted on Congress' Twitter.

13 Feb 2018 9:10 AM


No GST on laughter, don’t need anyone’s permission: Cong MP hits back at PM

The former Union minister said she received a huge support from women across the country after Modi's remarks over her laughter.

11 Feb 2018 4:37 PM

Renuka Chowdhury moves privilege motion against Rijiju for social media post

Modi on Wednesday hurled a ‘Ramayana’ jibe at Renuka, who broke out in a loud laughter during his speech on Motion of Thanks.

09 Feb 2018 11:23 AM

Democracy recession? New low in Parliament

Though greeted by the treasury benches with loud thumps on desks, Mr Modi displayed poor knowledge of history.

09 Feb 2018 2:30 AM

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over PM Modi’s remark

Proceedings adjourned twice over Renuka row, special status to Andhra Pradesh.

09 Feb 2018 12:29 AM

‘Vexatious laugh’, Rijiju taunts Renuka Chowdhury; Cong MP to file for privilege

Kiren Rijiju said, 'Despite such vexatious laugh by Renuka Chowdhury, Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not get irritated.'

08 Feb 2018 3:09 PM


Imported GM food floods Indian market unchecked

GM food is coming in as a mixed form in some of the imports, sold without any consumer advisories on possible harm.

25 Sep 2017 4:30 AM

MPs to get tips on green, home-grown tech

Environment and science exhibition to be an eye-opener for MPs.

24 Jul 2017 1:10 AM