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Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi Apologises After Backlash For Calling Protesting Farmers ‘Mawali’

Jul 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A senior video journalist of a leading media channel was allegedly attacked during the protest organised by farmers against the three farm laws in Delhi.

Cabinet Rejig: Scindia, Sonowal Take Oath, 12 Including Ravi Shankar, Javadekar Dropped

Jul 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

This is the first reshuffle in the Council of Ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi since he assumed charge for a second term in May 2019.

Cabinet Expansion: Why I’m Least Excited, Unlike Most Of The Media

Ministers certainly can make or break businesses, but I doubt whether they can change our otherwise mundane lives.

BJP Stages Dharna To Seek CM Kejriwal's Resignation Over Delhi Oxygen Row

Jun 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Th sit-in protest was held by Delhi BJP unit leaders including President Adesh Gupta who demanded the CM's arrest.

Twitter Promises To Fix 'Ladakh In China' Error, Sorry For Hurting 'Indian Sentiments'

Meenakshi Lekhi, who is leading the parliamentary panel, says Twitter has apologised in writing for the geo-tagging error

28 October, 2020

Twitter's Explanation On Showing Ladakh As Part Of China Inadequate: MPs' Panel


'The committee was unanimous in its opinion that Twitter's explanation on showing Ladakh as part of China was inadequate,' Meenakshi Lekhi said.

22 October, 2020

Joint Committee Of Parliament Summons For Social Media Giants Facebook And Twitter


Panel also considering summons for Amazon and Google on the issue of protection of data and its privacy

26 September, 2020

Reshuffle In BJP, Ram Madhav Is No Longer A General Secretary

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The biggest makeover is seen at the national general secretary level with Muralidhar Rao and hitherto General Secretary Ram Madhav being dropped along with Haryana in-charge Anil Jain and Saroj Pandey.

11 March, 2020

Delhi Violence Was In Making For Months: BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi

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Meenakshi Lekhi said Anurag Thakur and BJP leader Parvesh Verma were wrongly blamed for Delhi violence.

09 February, 2020

Exit Polls Not 'Exact': BJP Leaders After Closed-Door Meeting With Amit Shah

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BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi was confident that BJP will perform well and claimed that CM Arvind Kejriwal will lose his Assembly seat.

21 January, 2020

'Even Turks Find Taimur Brute': BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi On Saif Ali Khan's 'Concept Of India' Remark

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Meenakshi Lekhi's remark came after Saif's comment during an interview with News18 had already led to massive trolling of the star on Twitter and other social media platforms.

14 November, 2019

SC Closes Contempt Plea Against Rahul Gandhi For 'Chowkidar Chor Hai' Remark

Outlook Web Bureau

Gandhi faced the contempt plea for wrongly attributing to the apex court his remark directed at PM Narendra Modi over Rafale deal.

14 November, 2019

Supreme Court Dismisses Review Petitions Seeking Probe Into Rafale Fighter Jet Deal

Outlook Web Bureau

The Supreme court delivered judgments on Sabarimala issue, Rafale deal and criminal contempt filed against Rahul Gandhi. Catch all the highlights here

09 September, 2019

Kejriwal Govt Should Make Clear If It Favours Those 'Who Want To Break India': Meenakshi Lekhi

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'They were raising slogans against the hanging of Afzal Guru, against India. Only terrorists can talk in such language. The Kejriwal government should make clear if it is standing with those who want to break India,' BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi asked.

06 September, 2019

'Reuse Clothes To Make Sanitary Pads,' Says Meenakshi Lekhi In A Bid To Reduce Plastic Use


My grandmother, your great grandmother, everyone would have used cloth, which could be destroyed after a single-use. More conversation around this will help rather than pushing plastic, polymers as sanitary pads, the BJP MP said.

25 May, 2019

Yet Again, Only One Woman From Delhi Elected To Lok Sabha

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Of the 16 women candidates, who contested from seven Lok Sabha constituencies of Delhi, only Meenakshi Lekhi of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has got elected.

10 May, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Seeks Closure Of Criminal Contempt Proceedings Against Him, SC Reserves Verdict

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A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi reserved the verdict on the criminal contempt plea filed against Gandhi by BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi.

23 April, 2019

Rahul Gandhi Never Intended To Attribute Chowkidar Chor Hai Slogan To Apex Court, Says Congress

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The party's assertion came hours after the Supreme Court issued criminal contempt notice to the Congress president, for his 'chowkidar chor hai' remark on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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In this file photo, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi watches the vaccination of health workers at hospital in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. A court in Myanmar ruled that the trial on charges of incitement of ousted national leader...

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.

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Actress and Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty at the launch of a collection of jewelleries, ahead of Durga Puja festivals, in Kolkata.

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People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.

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Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu