Modi govt's only policy is to appease crony capitalists: Congress

 Charging the BJP-led government at the Centre of appeasing "crony capitalists and trading partners", Congress on Wednesday said it will continue to oppose any "anti-people" and "anti-farmer" moves by the Modi regime.

`State-sponsored stalking akin to intruding into people`s bedroom`

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Sunday lashed out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s close aide Amit Shah who is alleged to have misused his powers and police machinery to monitor the movement of a young woman in 2009.

Rahul Gandhi is not an imposed leader: Girija Vyas

Speaking on Zee Media’s Bharat Bhagya Vidhata, the housing and urban poverty alleviation minister stressed that only Congress party has the courage to drop scam-tainted leaders from its government.

Legislators should allocate 1/4th of funds for toilets: Vyas

Union minister Girija Vyas on Monday blamed lack of toilet facilities for women for a large number of rape cases in the country and suggested that legislators contribute a quarter of the funds allocated to them towards providing proper toilets in their area.

Collective effort needed to tackle urban challenges: Vyas

Four to five ministries should work together to address the challenges of urban planning and mobility, Union Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Girija Vyas on Monday said.

Union minister Girija Vyas lays foundation stone of 792 housing project in a day

Union Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Girija Vyas on Saturday laid the foundation stone for 792 houses to be built for slum-dwellers in Pratapgarh district under the Centre`s Rajiv Awas Yojana.

Real Estate Bill is not anti-industry: Vyas

Expressing hope that Parliament will pass the Real Estate Bill in its Monsoon Session, HUPA minister Girija Vyas said that the legislation aims to protect consumer interest but was not against the industry.

Gehlot, Vyas part of 28-member Congress election committee for Rajasthan

Ashok Gehlot, Chandresh Kumari, Girija Vyas and Sheeshram Ola are among members of the Congress election committee for Rajasthan Assembly polls.

Vyas extends support to flood-hit Uttarakhand

Union Minister Girija Vyas on Saturday assured full support to flood-hit Uttarakhand for dealing with the crisis situation.

Girija Vyas to help poor and generate employment

Implementing the government`s livelihood mission aimed at allaying poverty in urban areas would be a priority, the new Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Girija Vyas said on Tuesday.

Cabinet berth a reward for Girija Vyas

Girija Vyas, the Congress MP from Chittorgarh, finally got her due on Monday when she was inducted as a Cabinet minister in the UPA-II government.

Gujarat`s growth story under Modi not real, says Congress

The projection of Gujarat as a vibrant model of economic growth by the ruling BJP is far from reality, Congress Girija Vyas said on Tuesday.

Women have right to party, says Girija Vyas

A girl was molested earlier on Monday when she was returning home after attending a party at a city bar located in Guwahati`s Post Office area.

Sonia embodiment of justice and sacrifice: Vyas

National Commission for Women Chairperson Girija Vyas on Friday described the party president Sonia Gandhi as "embodiment of justice and sacrifice".

Bill against honour killing likely in monsoon session: Girija Vyas

The bill is titled `Prevention of crimes in the name of honour and tradition`.

Crime rate against women increased up to 32%: Vyas

The crime rate against women has increased up to 32 percent in the country since independence, National Commission of Women Chairperson Girija
Vyas said on Monday.

UP tops in crimes against women: Girija Vyas

Uttar Pradesh tops in crimes against women in the country, National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Girija Vyas said.

Ex-NCW member claims Vyas hampered Arushi probe

Girija Vyas denied the allegations, saying there should be an inquiry into the Aarushi case.

Aarushi probe must continue: Girija Vyas

The CBI had filed a closure report in the Aarushi murder case citing lack of evidence.

Effective law needed against sexual harassment: Girija Vyas

Expressing concern over continued
sexual harassment of working women, the National Commission
for Women (NCW) Saturday said the situation can be controlled
only through stricter laws.