Sakshi Maharaj

Why we don't need four children to save Hinduism

We are not some machine that will produce babies just because a man decided we need to save the religion, as if religion needs saving.

Jan 09, 2015, 17:00 PM IST

Some statements damaging BJP, admits Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah Thursday admitted that the statements of some party leaders on religious conversions were damaging the party's image.

Jan 08, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Ready to be hanged if I said something wrong, says Sakshi Maharaj

Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj, whose recent remarks have sparked off a lot of controversy, on Thursday said he was ready to be hanged if he had said something wrong.

Jan 08, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

We do not associate with Sakshi Maharaj's views: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao on Thursday said that the party did not associate with Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj's controversial remarks adding that the latter's views were personal.

Jan 08, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

DNA: Sakshi Maharaj's controversial population policy!

Addressing a gathering of saints on Tuesday,Sakshi Maharaj said every Hindu woman must produce at least 4 children to "protect" the religion.

Jan 07, 2015, 23:54 PM IST

Congress slams Sakshi Maharaj, BJP distances itself from remark

The BJP Wednesday distanced itself from a remark by party MP Sakshi Maharaj that Hindu women should produce four children to protect Hinduism. The Congress slammed the remark and sought clarification from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Jan 07, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

Sakshi Maharaj irks Bollywood celebs

The Hindi film fraternity expressed shock Wednesday over BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj's statement that all Hindu women must produce at least four children to protect Hinduism.

Jan 07, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

Amit Shah distances from Sakshi Maharaj's statement

Seeking to distance from party MP Sakshi Maharaj asking Hindu women to have four children, BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday said it was the former's personal remark and not party's stand.

Jan 07, 2015, 20:04 PM IST

BJP distances itself from Sakshi Maharaj's remarks on Hindus

BJP on Wednesday distanced itself from the remarks of its MP Sakshi Maharaj asking Hindu women to have at least four children, and asked its workers and public representatives to refrain from making such comments.

Jan 07, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Congress questions PM Modi's silence over Sakshi Maharaj's controversial remark

New Delhi: Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Wednesday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government's silence over Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj's remark that all Hindu women must produce at least four children, and asked whether India's population policy has undergone a change.

Jan 07, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Sakshi Maharaj courts controversy, says Hindu women should have at least 4 children

Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have warned party MPs against crossing the 'lakshman rekha' but party leaders like Sakshi Maharaj appear to be not keen to follow the directive.

Jan 07, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

Congress questions PM Modi's silence over Sakshi Maharaj's remark

Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Wednesday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government's silence over Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj's remark that all Hindu women must produce at least four children, and asked whether India's population policy has undergone a change.

Jan 07, 2015, 12:42 PM IST

Every Hindu woman must produce at least 4 kids: Sakshi Maharaj

Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj has once again stirred a hornet's nest by saying all Hindu women must produce at least four children.

Jan 07, 2015, 11:05 AM IST

PM Modi advices BJP MPs not to cross 'laxman rekha' in their remarks

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked all BJP parliamentarians not to cross 'laxman rekha' while airing their views, in a fallout of the recent controversial remarks made by Sadhvi Niranjan

Dec 16, 2014, 12:29 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi warns BJP MPs not to cross lakshman rekha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked all BJP parliamentarians not to cross 'lakshman rekha' while airing their views, in a fallout of the recent controversial remarks made by Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti and Sakshi Maharaj.

Dec 16, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

Aiyar accuses Govt of playing vote bank politics

Accusing the Narendra Modi Government of playing "vote bank politics" to garner Hindu votes under the "mask of pro-development", Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday claimed the ploy is to bring religion into politics.

Dec 13, 2014, 15:25 PM IST

'Godse a patriot' remark: PM Modi Annoyed With BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reportedly expressed displeasure at the comments of his party MP Sakshi Maharaj, who had described Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot".

Dec 12, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Sakshi Maharaj regrets Nathuram Godse remark; Opposition demands apology

Sakshi Maharaj regrets his statement on Nathuram Godse in Lok Sabha and withdraws the controversial remarks on Friday.

Dec 12, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

BJP MP forced to regret 'Godse remarks', Govt also condemns

A day after kicking up a row, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj was on Friday forced by a united opposition to express regret in the Lok Sabha for describing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a 'patriot', a remark that was condemned by the government too.

Dec 12, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

Katiyar defends UP Governor, says Ram Temple will be built sooner or later

BJP MPs Vinay Katiyar and Sakshi Maharaj on Friday defended Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik's statement that a Ram Temple should be constructed in Ayodhya as opposition slammed it as an attempt "to vitiate atmosphere" by the saffron party.

Dec 12, 2014, 18:16 PM IST