Subramanian Swamy defends mosque ''not a religious place'' remark

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy, who created a controversy by claiming that mosque is not a religious place and can be demolished any time, on Sunday defended his remark and said that the Islamic places of worship have been demolished for public purposes in British times.

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.

Benedict Cumberbatch apologises for 'coloured' remark
Benedict Cumberbatch apologises for 'coloured' remark

"The Imitation Game" star Benedict Cumberbatch came under fire after using racist term "coloured" to address black actors on a PBS talk show, "Tavis Smiley".

Russell Crowe blasted for 'Hollywood actresses need to act their age' remark
Russell Crowe blasted for 'Hollywood actresses need to act their age' remark

Russell Crowe received a backlash from hoard of online users after he said that Hollywood actresses past the age of 40 should take up roles according to their age.

Mahesh Bhupathi plays down ATP chief's remark on IPTL
Mahesh Bhupathi plays down ATP chief's remark on IPTL

Reacting to ATP chief Chris Kermode's "glorified exhibition" remark on the inaugural International Tennis Premier League (IPTL), league founder Mahesh Bhupathi has said that "everyone is entitled to their opinion and we are going to put on a world class show".

Mamata Banerjee`s remark on Modi inappropriate, disgusting: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s "comrade dangabaaz" remark attacking BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is disgusting and inappropriate.

Azam Khan defends himself after EC ban

SP leader Azam Khan, who was banned by the Election Commission from addressing public meetings over his controversial remarks on Kargil war, Friday defended himself saying he had not said anything other than facts.

BJP attacks Dikshit for `Rs 600 per month` remark

Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit came under attack from BJP for her comment that Rs 600 per month could provide for basic needs like pulses and rice for a family of five.

SAD slams Amarinder for Gaddafi remark

The Shiromani Akali Dal on Friday hit
out at Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh for comparing
Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal with Gaddafi.

Playboy bunnies back Hefner over ex-fiancee’s ‘2-sec sex skill’ remarks

Several Playboy playmates have defended Hugh Hefner over his ex-fiancee Crystal Harris’ allegations that he is poor in bed.

‘PC’s right wing terror remark to save own skin’

Strongly objecting to Home Minister P Chidambaram`s statement on right wing extremism, BJP said he should not compromise on the fight against terrorism just to save himself from his "neck-deep" involvement in the 2G spectrum scam.

VHP seeks Cong apology over Digvijay’s remark

Vishwa Hindu Parishad
(VHP) leader Ashok Singhal on Tuesday demanded apology from the
Congress over alleged remarks by its leader Digvijay Singh
that involvement of RSS in the Mumbai serial blasts cannot
be ruled out.

Sibal`s remark on Nanavati Commn insult to judiciary: Vyas

Gujarat Health Minister
Jaynarayan Vyas on Thursday termed the remarks of Union HRD Minister
Kapil Sibal on the Nanavati Commission here yesterday as an
insult to the country`s judicial system.

Chandy refused to comment on Muraleedharan`s remark

Kerala Chief Minister
Oommen Chandy refused to comment on the remark made by
former KPCC president K Muraleedharan.

Udhhav hits out at Pawar over "kid" remark

Irked over the "kid" remark made in apparent reference to him by Sharad Pawar, Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray lashed out at the NCP chief saying that he should first consider the age of his daughter Supriya Sule.

Opponent sues Achuthanandan for `defamatory` remark

Kerala Chief Minister and CPI-M veteran V S Achuthanandan ran into trouble with his opponent and Congress leader Lathika Subhash moving the Election Commission and court
against him for making a "defamatory" remark against her.

PM’s ‘birthright’ remark is for someone else: BJP

Two days after the PM took potshots at LK Advani, BJP on Friday hit back saying when Manmohan Singh stated their leader treated the top post as his birth-right he was actually referring to the "dynastic politics" in Congress.

TC flays Yechury`s remark on Mamata

Trinamool Congress on Saturday criticised
CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury for dubbing its chief Mamata
Banerjee`s decision not to contest the assembly polls as her
"weakness", saying the comment was made out of frustration.

Rajasthan minister`s remark on President sparks controversy

A political controversy has
erupted here over a Rajasthan minister`s reported comments on
President Pratibha Patil being "rewarded" for her loyalty to
Congress` first family.

Deoband chief offers to quit over Modi remarks row

Caught in controversy over his alleged praise for Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, Deoband Islamic seminary`s vice chancellor Maulana Mohammad Ghulam Vastanvi Tuesday offered to step down from the position.