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Sharad Yadav expresses regret over his remarks against Smriti Irani

Days after his controversial comments against HRD Minister Smriti Irani, JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday expressed regret and said he respected her and had defended her earlier.

Sharad Yadav must apologise for his remarks on women: Hema Malini

BJP MP Hema Malini on Tuesday demanded an apology from JD(U) President Sharad Yadav for his "derogatory" remarks on women.

Stalin condemns Sharad Yadav's sexist remarks

Taking exception to JD (U) leader Sharad Yadav's sexist remarks about South Indian women in the Rajya Sabha last week, DMK Treasurer M K Stalin on Tuesday said it was 'shameful' when politicians make 'derogatory' comments.

Land Bill: Sonia, Manmohan, leaders of 10 parties to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan today

Giving a message of larger opposition unity, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will march with leaders of at least ten parties from Parliament House to President House on Tuesday and submit a memorandum against the new land bill.

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Sharad Yadav stands by ‘saanvli’ women remark, says ready for debate
Sharad Yadav stands by ‘saanvli’ women remark, says ready for debate

Unruffled by widespread outrage over his comments about south Indian women, Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav remained unrepentant in Parliament on Monday.

Opposition parties to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan against land bill on Tuesday

Intensifying the protest against the Centre over the Land Acquisition Bill, 10 opposition parties including the Congress, SP, TMC and the Left parties would stage a march to the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday and submit a memorandum to the President.

Even 'jocular' remark can be misinterpreted, says Congress

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday said even a jocular remark can be misinterpreted these days, and added that one should refrain from making such statements

JD(U) defends Sharad Yadav's 'dark skinned' remark, says intention was not wrong

Defending the derogatory 'dark skinned' remark of JD(U) senior leader Sharad Yadav in Rajya Sabha, another party leader KC Tyagi on Saturday said that though his choice of words was wrong, his intention was clear.

DNA: PM Modi's landmark visit to Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flew into the Sri Lankan capital in the early hours and held talks with the country's top leadership during which several vexed issues were discussed and key agreements signed.

Sharad Yadav criticised for calling South Indian women 'dark skinned'

Woman rights activist Saswati Ghosh on Friday criticised Janata Dal (United) (JD (U)) leader Sharad Yadav for his remark on the skin colour of South Indian women in the Parliament.

No apology from Sharad Yadav for calling South Indian women 'dark skinned'

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Friday refused to apologise for his comments about south Indian women, which have sparked widespread outrage amongst other politicians and women's rights activists.

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Sharad Yadav's sexist remarks on south Indian women draw ire

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav's comments about south Indian women in Parliament yesterday have drawn all round condemnation from the opposition Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, who termed it as 'appalling', 'racist' and 'misogynistic' on Friday.

MPs of opposition parties to take out march against land bill

Stepping up campaign against the controversial land bill, MPs from opposition parties will take out a march to Rashtrapati Bhavan next Tuesday to register their protest against the amendments proposed to be carried out in the Act of 2013.

Sharad Yadav's 'appalling' remarks draw BJP, Congress ire

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav's comments about south Indian women in Parliament yesterday have drawn all round condemnation from the opposition Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, who termed it as 'appalling', 'racist' and 'misogynistic' on Friday.

Summons against ex-PM: JD (U) asks Congress to disclose its position

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Thursday asked the Congress Party to reveal its stand with regard to the summons issued against former prime minister Manmohan Singh in a coal scam case, adding that when an 'honest person' occupies the top post, then his duty includes safeguarding the nation's treasures.

Introduce voter receipts: Sharad Yadav in Rajya Sabha

If a general store can generate receipts on completion of a transaction, why can't the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) do so after a vote is cast?

MPs question Nagaland govt's role in Dimapur lynching

The lynching of a rape accused by a mob in Dimapur reverberated in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday with members questioning the manner in which a mob was allowed to pull out the man from the prison, paraded and lynched.