Sexist remark

Sexist remarks row: Vinay Katiyar, Sharad Yadav's remarks  unacceptable, says Venkaiah Naidu

Sexist remarks row: Vinay Katiyar, Sharad Yadav's remarks unacceptable, says Venkaiah Naidu

Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said the remarks made by senior BJP leader Vinay Katiyar that there were "prettier star campaigners" in his party than Congress Priyanka Gandhi Vadra are unacceptable.

Jan 25, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
Vinay Katiyar has "exposed the mindset" of BJP: Priyanka Gandhi

Vinay Katiyar has "exposed the mindset" of BJP: Priyanka Gandhi

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday said BJP MP Vinay Katiyar has "exposed the mindset" of his party with his alleged sexist remarks against her.

Jan 25, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
AAP asks BJP to expel its MLA OP Sharma, Alka Lamba seeks his disqualification

AAP asks BJP to expel its MLA OP Sharma, Alka Lamba seeks his disqualification

The Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday stepped up its attack on BJP legislator O.P. Sharma for his "derogatory remark" about AAP lawmaker Alka Lamba, who sought his disqualification as member of the Delhi assembly.

Nov 25, 2015, 20:06 PM IST

TDP MP makes sexist remark in Parliament, later apologises

Indulging in moral policing, Telugu Desam Party MP Murli Mohan Maganti on Thursday kicked up a storm as he made a sexist remark in Lok Sabha.

Aug 07, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Congress struggles to defend Digvijay`s sexist remarks

Congress on Friday found it hard to defend Digvijay Singh`s controversial statements, the latest being his use of `100 percent tunch maal` to describe party MP Meenakshi Natarajan at a public meeting in Madhya Pradesh.

Jul 26, 2013, 20:50 PM IST

MP tribal minister Vijay Shah quits over sexist remarks

Madhya Pradesh Tribal Welfare Minister Vijay Shah, who had courted a major controversy over his alleged `sexist remarks,` tendered his resignation to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday.

Apr 17, 2013, 09:50 AM IST

Sexist remark row: No action against Abhijit Mukherjee, says Congress

Congress MP Abhijit Mukherjee had apologised for his remark that women protesting against rape were "dented-painted" and there was no scope for action against him, the party said on Friday.

Dec 28, 2012, 12:04 PM IST

Sexist remark row: Prez son ready to quit

President Pranab Mukherjee`s son and Congress MP Abhijit Mukherjee, who has kicked up a row after making sexist remarks on women protestors, has said that he is ready to quit if the party high command asks him to do so.

Dec 28, 2012, 09:47 AM IST

Italy to shut down anti-Berlusconi Facebook site

The Italian government has ordered the closure of a group on the social networking website, Facebook, calling for the death of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, an official said on Thursday.

Oct 22, 2009, 23:55 PM IST