controversy

Nityanand Rai apologizes for controversial comment against PM Modi's critics

Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai has apologized for his controversial statement against PM Narendra Modi's critics. He commented that fingers raised at PM Modi will be chopped.

Nov 21, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Google becomes center of controversy after employee blames "biological causes" for tech gender gap

Google becomes center of controversy after employee blames "biological causes" for tech gender gap

The screed — dubbed "sexist" by US media — revived the simmering debate over a culture of sexism and lack of diversity in tech sectors.

 

Aug 07, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
IGIMS Patna removes the word 'virgin' after controversy, issues new form

IGIMS Patna removes the word 'virgin' after controversy, issues new form

After facing backlash from several counters, including Central and state government, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) Patna has removed the word 'virgin' from its 'Declaration of Marital Status' form.

Aug 03, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Japan`s scandal-hit defence chief announces resignation

Japan`s scandal-hit defence chief announces resignation

Inada, a close confidante of Abe who shares his staunchly nationalist views, was appointed defence minister in August 2016, a time when she was touted as a possible future Prime Minister.

 

Jul 28, 2017, 08:33 AM IST

Japan's main opposition party chief steps down

The Japan-born Renho apologised at the time, but issues surrounding her former Taiwan status deriving from her father's origins on the island, a former Japanese colony, refused to go away.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 16:37 PM IST
Ram Gopal Varma issues an apology over controversial 'Women's Day tweet'!

Ram Gopal Varma issues an apology over controversial 'Women's Day tweet'!

Popular Bollywood filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma (RGV) is known for getting into the thick of trouble by his controversial statements. The director recently created yet another controversy by tweeting a sexist remark on International Women’s Day mentioning Sunny Leone's name.

Mar 09, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Muslims should be cremated, there's no space to bury 20 cr people: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj

Muslims should be cremated, there's no space to bury 20 cr people: BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj

Sakshi Maharaj, who is known for making making inflammatory remarks, has courted a controversy as he remarked that a law should be enforced to stop the construction of graveyard and that Muslims should be cremated since there is not enough land for graveyards.

Feb 28, 2017, 16:32 PM IST
Ugly spat in Parliament - Renuka Chowdhury calls Harsimrat Kaur 'Kachra': Know what happened

Ugly spat in Parliament - Renuka Chowdhury calls Harsimrat Kaur 'Kachra': Know what happened

Union Minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday accused two leaders of grand-old Congress party of allegedly misbehaving with her in Parliament House and said that she was humiliated by them. 

Jul 22, 2016, 20:35 PM IST
BJP hits back at Pakistan, says talks with Islamabad only on terrorism issue and not on Kashmir

BJP hits back at Pakistan, says talks with Islamabad only on terrorism issue and not on Kashmir

BJP leader Shaina NC responds to Pakistan Foreign Affair Minister's statement on ongoing unrest in Kashmir.

Jul 22, 2016, 19:04 PM IST
BJP stood by Mayawati when she was attacked in guest house by SP 'goons': Umar Bharti

BJP stood by Mayawati when she was attacked in guest house by SP 'goons': Umar Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Thursday came to the defense of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati over Daya Shankar Singh's slur comparing her to a prostitute. 

Jul 21, 2016, 14:41 PM IST
Letter war breaks out between AMU VC and BJP MP — Read full details

Letter war breaks out between AMU VC and BJP MP — Read full details

A letter war has broken out between the Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and local BJP MP Satish Gautam who wrote to the former charging him with 'issuing inflammatory statements' over its minority status 'to create disturbances in the University'.

Jul 17, 2016, 18:05 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan's HONEST reaction to Salman Khan's 'raped woman' remark! Full story inside

Shah Rukh Khan's HONEST reaction to Salman Khan's 'raped woman' remark! Full story inside

'Sultan' Salman Khan courted controversy with his statement that he felt like 'raped' women after working hard for the film. He compared the physical exhaustion of his training for 'Sultan' with that of a raped woman.

Jul 01, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
I should speak less now, jokes Salman Khan

I should speak less now, jokes Salman Khan

Superstar Salman Khan today chose to keep mum on the "rape remark" controversy and jokingly said he should talk less as these days whatever he says gets misinterpreted.

Jun 24, 2016, 11:45 AM IST
'Pig' shocker from Mumbai: BJP MLA Dombivli compares Dalits, farmers to piglets

'Pig' shocker from Mumbai: BJP MLA Dombivli compares Dalits, farmers to piglets

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Dombivli Ravindra Chavan landed in a huge controversy after he made an appalling analogy at a meeting in Dombivli in Maharashtra recently.

Jun 21, 2016, 18:28 PM IST

Insane MLA's behaviour in Maharashtra leads to controversies

An insane MLA's slap in Maharashtra lead to controversies. To know more, watch the full news.

Mar 30, 2016, 14:22 PM IST

BJYM operatives hold march against anti-national elements

Anurag Thakur to lead the march started by BJYM Workers from BJP to Congress Headquarter against the anti-national elements.

Feb 27, 2016, 14:19 PM IST

Anti-national poster surfaces in JNU in support of Afzal Guru

One more Anti-national poster in JNU has come across with slogans of Afzal's Judicial killing and Kashmir's freedom.
To know more watch the full video.

Feb 27, 2016, 14:17 PM IST
Rakhi Sawant 'loves' controversy queen tag

Rakhi Sawant 'loves' controversy queen tag

Bollywood actress and item girl Rakhi Sawant, known for being outspoken and blunt, says she likes the “controversy queen” tag.

Oct 17, 2015, 09:29 AM IST
Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen in 'apes' racial slur row

Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen in 'apes' racial slur row

Controversial Zimbabwean cricketer Mark Vermeulen has once again found himself in the middle a fresh controversy following a July Facebook post, in which he denigrated black people.

Oct 16, 2015, 17:54 PM IST