Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Union Minister Smriti Irani


'Those who lean on others...': Irani mocks Nitish's 'national ambitions'

September 18, 2022 9:00 pm

The BJP leader was here to attend a party symposium based on the book "Modi@20" where her cabinet colleague Giriraj Singh, former minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Rajya Sabha member Sushil Kumar Modi were among those present.

'Rahul Gandhi walking with people who chanted anti-India slogans': Smriti Irani attacks 'Bharat Jodo Yatra'

September 11, 2022 6:51 am

Smriti Irani, speaking at the 'Jana Spandana' programme, was making an indirect reference to Congress leader Kanhaiya Kumar. She said Rahul Gandhi had "declared war against India".

Goa bar row: Second hearing of complaint before excise commissioner today

August 22, 2022 12:25 pm

Irani had filed a civil defamation suit against three Congress leaders for linking her daughter's name to the restaurant.

Smriti Irani defamation suit: Amid bar row, Delhi HC asks Congress leaders to remove social media posts

July 29, 2022 5:53 pm

Accusing her daughter of running a restaurant bar in Goa “illegally”, with the licence procured “fraudulently” in the name of a deceased person, the Congress had demanded the resignation of Smriti Irani.

Irani sends legal notice to Congress leaders

July 25, 2022 7:57 am

Irani's action came a day after the Congress leaders alleged that her 18-year-old daughter Zoish Irani ran a bar illegally in Goa and also targeted the minister over this, demanding that Prime Minister Narendra Modi sack her from his Cabinet.

'Bearing Amethi compliments', Smriti Irani tells Wayanad: Much here that has not been done

May 04, 2022 12:02 pm

While the Wayanad trip was officially part of a review of Central schemes in the district by the Union Minister for Women and Child Development, Amethi and the 2019 result was never far from the conversation.

'Your strength brings confidence to me': Smriti Irani pens heartfelt note for daughter Zoish

April 19, 2022 1:59 pm

Recently, Smriti took to Instagram to admire the "strength", "compassion" and "steely resolve" of her 18-year-old daughter

Congress' women wing leader heckles Union Minister Irani on IndiGo flight over inflation issue

April 10, 2022 7:56 pm

All India Mahila Congress acting president Netta D'Souza posted a short video of the incident on Twitter where she asks Women and Child Development Minister Irani about the rising prices of cooking gas and petrol.

Smriti Irani turns author with debut novel 'Lal Salaam'

November 18, 2021 1:28 pm

"Lal Salaam" is the story of a young officer, Vikram Pratap Singh, and of the challenges he faces against a system that is steeped in backroom politics and corruption.

Cong most corrupt party, vote for BJP to continue to avail centre and state schemes: Smriti Irani

March 13, 2021 2:19 pm

Listing out a series of schemes launched by the central and state governments, she said the Congress government never worked for the poor people and appealed to the people to vote for the BJP in the assembly polls.


Will you take sanitary napkins soaked in blood to a friend’s home: Smriti Irani on Sabarimala row

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani was once again in the spotlight on Monday when, during a conference, she said that if you don't go to friend's house in a blood-soaked sanitary napkin, would you do the same going to a God's house?