Smriti Irani

Opposition parties coming together is back-handed compliment to PM Modi: Smriti Irani

Opposition parties coming together is back-handed compliment to PM Modi: Smriti Irani

The former HRD minister also hit out at Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal.

Jun 03, 2018, 07:40 AM IST
Piyush Goyal given additional charge of Finance Ministry, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is new I&B Minister

Piyush Goyal given additional charge of Finance Ministry, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore is new I&B Minister

Arun Jaitley underwent a successful kidney transplant at AIIMS on Monday.

May 14, 2018, 21:22 PM IST
Cannes Film Festival 2018: Smriti Irani skips event

Cannes Film Festival 2018: Smriti Irani skips event

The inaugural session of the Indian Pavilion was held in Cannes on Wednesday.

 

May 09, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Don't bother giving us National Awards: Resul Pookutty on National Awards row

Don't bother giving us National Awards: Resul Pookutty on National Awards row

The award winners also signed a petition about the same, stating that they felt "dejected rather than honoured for our work".

May 05, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
What happened at National Film Awards 2018 was unfortunate, says Shatrughan Sinha

What happened at National Film Awards 2018 was unfortunate, says Shatrughan Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha has the unique advantage of being common to both cinema and politics. Therefore, he shares the distress of the National Film Award winners who boycotted the function due to the limited presence of President Ram Nath Kovind.

May 04, 2018, 20:21 PM IST
Did you know Smriti Irani and Ram Kapoor were once co-stars? Ekta Kapoor shares proof

Did you know Smriti Irani and Ram Kapoor were once co-stars? Ekta Kapoor shares proof

Not many of you would remember that the cabinet minister Smriti Irani and the reigning king of television Ram Kapoor once starred opposite each other in a show, back in the 2000s.

May 04, 2018, 12:47 PM IST
Unfortunate Sridevi got National Award after she left: Boney Kapoor

Unfortunate Sridevi got National Award after she left: Boney Kapoor

Sridevi's husband and producer Boney Kapoor says the late actress gave her best to all the films that she did in her career and it is unfortunate that she is getting her first National Film Award after her death.

May 03, 2018, 19:50 PM IST
65th National Film Awards: Despite protests, I&B Minister Smriti Irani felicitates winners

65th National Film Awards: Despite protests, I&B Minister Smriti Irani felicitates winners

The awardees announced to boycott the ceremony over felicitation of awards from the Information and Broadcasting Minister, and not the President, a change in the tradition.

May 03, 2018, 18:09 PM IST
Not from Smriti Irani? National Film Award winners write to President, may boycott

Not from Smriti Irani? National Film Award winners write to President, may boycott

The artistes said they discussed the matter with Irani last evening and were promised a reply. 

May 03, 2018, 12:17 PM IST
65% of video consumption in rural India: Smriti Irani

65% of video consumption in rural India: Smriti Irani

 Smriti Irani said that an average Indian spends 200 minutes a day on mobile apps and 65 percent of video consumption in the country is from rural areas.

Apr 29, 2018, 00:19 AM IST
Kareena Kapoor's 'Veere Di Wedding' has a 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Bahu Thi' connection–Details inside

Kareena Kapoor's 'Veere Di Wedding' has a 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Bahu Thi' connection–Details inside

'Veere Di Wedding' is helmed by Shashanka Ghosh and is slated to hit the screens on June 1, 2018.

Apr 23, 2018, 20:58 PM IST
4 Delhi University students booked for allegedly stalking and misbehaving with Smriti Irani

4 Delhi University students booked for allegedly stalking and misbehaving with Smriti Irani

The Delhi police on Tuesday filed charge sheet against four people for allegedly misbehaving and stalking Union Minister Smriti Irani, reported news agency ANI.

Apr 17, 2018, 09:29 AM IST
Smriti Irani wants to know what you watch on TV: Congress accuses BJP of breaching privacy

Smriti Irani wants to know what you watch on TV: Congress accuses BJP of breaching privacy

A day after reports of Centre's proposal to install chips in set-top boxes emerged, the Congress accused Bharatiya Janata Party of citizen's breaching privacy. Party spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala, in a Twitter post, accused the government of intruding into people's “bedroom”.

Apr 16, 2018, 12:17 PM IST
Govt wants to know what you watch on TV, proposes chip installation in set-top boxes

Govt wants to know what you watch on TV, proposes chip installation in set-top boxes

A senior official of the ministry said the move is aimed to get "more authentic" viewership figures for every channel.

Apr 16, 2018, 11:34 AM IST
Experimental shows losing ground in TRP race, says Hiten Tejwani

Experimental shows losing ground in TRP race, says Hiten Tejwani

Actor Hiten Tejwani says most of the TV shows are a celebration of stereotypes and experimental projects are not surviving in the TRP race.

Apr 07, 2018, 23:14 PM IST
Kabil Sibal rejects Smriti Irani's charge of dealing with money launderers, threatens legal action

Kabil Sibal rejects Smriti Irani's charge of dealing with money launderers, threatens legal action

Kapil Sibal has threatened to file a defamation suit against news website opindia.Com, which was cited by Smriti Irani during a press conference on Thursday.  

Mar 29, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
'Is it natural for Congress to deal with money launderers?': Smriti Irani's frontal attack on Rahul Gandhi

'Is it natural for Congress to deal with money launderers?': Smriti Irani's frontal attack on Rahul Gandhi

Irani's attack came over allegations that former Union Minister Kapil Sibal may have benefitted in a deal with an alleged money launderer.

Mar 29, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
Smriti Irani trolls Rahul with photo of Congress symbol in Cambridge Analytica office

Smriti Irani trolls Rahul with photo of Congress symbol in Cambridge Analytica office

Congress ka Haath, Cambridge Analytica ke Saath, tweeted Smriti Irani.

Mar 29, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
Even Chhota Bheem knows better: Smriti Irani hits back at Rahul Gandhi over 'data sharing' issue

Even Chhota Bheem knows better: Smriti Irani hits back at Rahul Gandhi over 'data sharing' issue

The BJP has accused the Congress of data 'theft'.

Mar 26, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
Ronit Roy's wish for Smriti Irani will remind you of their 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Thi' days

Ronit Roy's wish for Smriti Irani will remind you of their 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Thi' days

Mihir and Tulsi Virani were revered as an ideal couple on-screen

Mar 24, 2018, 09:27 AM IST

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