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Smriti Irani praises Derek O'Brien for sharing about sexual abuse

Smriti Irani, the Minister for Women and Child Development, began her reply to the debate by applauding O'Brien.

25 Jul 2019 10:11 AM

‘Was molested on a bus as a kid,’ says Derek O’ Brien backing POCSO Bill 2019

The senior TMC leader said he did not speak about the incident for several years, and brought it up with his parents much later in life.

25 Jul 2019 8:42 AM

Home Minister Amit Shah to head panel on workplace sexual harassment

A year after accusations surfaced, activists say movement has gone quiet in India after some of accused fought back with defamation suits.

25 Jul 2019 8:31 AM

TMC leaders meet PM Modi, request name change for West Bengal

Renaming of a state can be done only through a constitutional amendment after the proposal is cleared by the state Assembly concerned.

25 Jul 2019 7:00 AM

Nothing wrong in cooking in toilet: Imarti Devi

The minister said that utensils that were not used for cooking were kept on the toilet seat, which was sealed with cement.

25 Jul 2019 6:56 AM


Russia says it has no info on Netaji: Govt in Lok Sabha

India has also requested Russia to hand over any document or material relating to Bose, which may be in its possession, the minister said.

25 Jul 2019 6:52 AM

Rajya Sabha passes POCSO Amendment Bill

The leader also suggested that more and more people in public life come out and speak about sexual abuse.

25 Jul 2019 6:48 AM

Lok Sabha approves anti-terror bill

The bill additionally empowers the government to designate individuals as terrorists on the same grounds.

25 Jul 2019 6:41 AM

PM Modi promises museum to preserve memories of PMs

The Prime Minister urged family members of the former prime ministers to share all things related to them for this museum.

25 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

Surprised at political killings under Mamata rule: Sushma Swaraj

She was speaking at an event titled “People’s Tribunal on Political Violence in Bengal” organised by Call For Justice and India Foundation.

25 Jul 2019 1:45 AM