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Many Muslims have exhausted their capacity to feel fear

Alienating Muslims, of course, has only been an appendage to the government’s larger project of developing a misplaced sense of Hindu pride - one that depends on the demonisation of Muslims.

Will help with jobs even if you don't vote for me, Varun Gandhi tells Muslim voters in Pilibhit

In this election, mother-son duo Maneka and Varun Gandhi have swapped their respective constituencies. While Maneka fought from Pilibhit in last elections, this time son Varun will contest from the UP constituency. He is up against Samajwadi Party's Hemraj Verma.


Lok Sabha elections 2019: Maneka Gandhi files nomination for Sultanpur

Widow of late Sanjay Gandhi, Maneka Gandhi said that she too had received immense love and warmth from Sultanpur just like her husband and son Varun Gandhi.

After SC prod, EC cracks whip on Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati, Azam Khan, Maneka Gandhi

While Adityanath and Khan were barred for three days (72 hours) starting Tuesday morning, Gandhi and Mayawati cannot campaign for two days (48 hours).

Maneka Gandhi's 'won't help Muslims' remark: What the Model Code of Conduct says on invoking religion during polls

Paragraph 1 the Model Code of Conduct forbids parties and candidates from indulging in “any activity which may aggravate existing differences or create mutual hatred or cause tension between different castes and communities, religious or linguistic".

Lok Sabha elections 2019: ‘Remarks of Maneka, Yogi show arrogance’: Mayawati

”After Union minister Maneka Gandhi’s threat to voters, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister’s open threat to protesters of ‘remaining unemployed for life’ at a rally shows not only BJP’s arrogance but also its anti-people mentality, which needs to be defeated in the elections,” tweeted Mayawati in Hindi.


EC bars Azam Khan from campaigning for three days, Maneka Gandhi for two

While Azam Khan has been barred for three days, Maneka Gandhi will face the censure for two days starting 10 am on Tuesday. The EC order comes three days ahead of the phase two Lok Sabha elections. 

If Muslims don’t vote for me, then come for jobs, I will say forget it: Maneka Gandhi

UP Additional Chief Electoral Officer Brahm Ram Dev Tiwari told The Indian Express that the poll panel had taken cognizance of her speech. “We have sought a report from the District Magistrate and will take the next step after we receive it,” Tiwari said.

Vote for me or don't come to me for any work...: Maneka Gandhi to Muslims

"If Muslims come for some work after that, I will think ‘what difference does it make’. Because employment is a negotiation after all, isn’t that right? We are not Mahatma Gandhi’s children to keep giving without getting anything in return," Maneka Gandhi told the crowd in Uttar Pradesh's Sultanpur.

No action from AIR, casual staff union asks NCW to reopen sexual harassment complaints

In its order passed on January 14, 2019, the NCW directed Prasar Bharati to give a hearing to all 17 complainants from across the country where such allegations have been made and report back to the NCW on the action taken against the accused in all cases.

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Maneka Gandhi launches Akshay Kumar's It's Entertainment trailer

At the launch Maneka Gandhi said, “I think it is an apt film for me to launch, since it reaffirms people's love for dogs.”

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There has been a significant dip in the population of India’s working women: News in Numbers

There is a dip in the population of working women across India. But the northeastern states have a prominent presence. See more:

Plenty of evidence to show death penalty for child rapists is no deterrent

The government's proposal to modify the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act or POCSO Act and ensure death penalty for child rapists has many problems. Shalini Nair reports.


Maneka Gandhi on Juveniles

New Delhi, Dec 01 (ANI): Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi on being asked about the Nirbhaya case said there should be a proper tweaking of the law to ensure that every person accused of sexual harassment is reported to the local police station. Moreover, she added that the media has zero tolerance for child abuse and streamlined efforts have been made by publishing a hand book and releasing a movie to educate children to differentiate between a good touch and a bad touch .On the development of women and children, she said her ministry is working on the refinement of Angadwadi schemes. Around 24 lakh women would be trained and receive incentives, including those who are working for 10 years, will be promoted .She stated that she has never heard of of women not being allowed in temples.