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Maneka Gandhi


Delhi HC seeks CBI stand on Maneka Gandhi's plea against order for probe in graft case against her

November 20, 2020 12:59 pm

According to the graft case lodged against the BJP leader and two others in 2006, they had allegedly sanctioned Rs 50 lakh as a grant to a trust in a fraudulent manner.

Papa don’t leave

November 19, 2020 12:13 am

Paternity leave is an idea whose time has come, for both Indian men and women.

Maneka Gandhi shares video of dog being run over; man booked in Kapurthala

August 18, 2020 7:42 pm

In the startling video that has been doing the rounds on social media, the accused first walks to the dog sitting right in front of his car and then walks back to sit in his vehicle, which seconds later zooms towards unsuspecting animal and runs over it.

Kerala cops register case against Maneka Gandhi over tweet on Malappuram

June 05, 2020 10:47 pm

Maneka Gandhi came under attack from some people in the state after she tweeted that Malappuram district was known for "its intense criminal activity" especially with regard to animals.

Maneka Gandhi's NGO website hacked for remarks on Malappuram district

June 05, 2020 5:55 pm

Gandhi has been facing the wrath of Keralites after she tweeted that Malappuram district was known for "its intense criminal activity," especially with regard to animals.

Kerala elephant death: CM, other leaders call out hate campaign, bigotry

June 05, 2020 8:51 am

Former union minister and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi created a flutter Wednesday when she claimed that the elephant died in Malappuram district, and that the district is the country's “most violent” where poison is thrown on roads leading to the death of 300-400 birds and dogs at a time.

Why we need to remember the civilised Rama, and not the angry one

October 28, 2019 10:51 am

Rama is eulogised as Maryada Purushottama, the supremely civilised being, by the poet, for constructing the Rama rajya. Sita, his loving wife, on the other hand, personifies nature.

Delhi confidential: Right Rights

August 31, 2019 1:02 am

Outgoing BSF D-G Rajnikant Mishra has set a precedent of austere conduct in office and it has created such a buzz that his contemporaries, and even his successor, may be under pressure to follow.

Cotton saree I'm wearing was woven by Pt Nehru in jail: Maneka Gandhi shares old picture from son's wedding

July 23, 2019 8:35 am

Maneka Gandhi has shared an old picture of her son Varun Gandhi and Yamini Roy's wedding, mentioning that she was wearing a 70-year-old cotton sari that was woven by Pt Nehru in jail.

Maneka Gandhi's 'There’s a Monster under my Bed!' shortlisted for Jarul Picture Book Awards

July 09, 2019 3:50 pm

Maneka Gandhi's children’s book, 'There’s a Monster under my Bed!' encapsulates some of the most common fears children, within the age group of three to six years, face.


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

May 20, 2014 1:30 pm

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.”


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

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

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

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

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

December 22, 2015 12:26 pm

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.