Tag Archives: Smriti Irani
  • How Fake News Rules Social Media? Reason Behind Fake News Getting Viral Is Here

    False and misleading news has become a major concern in the current time of digitization. The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting issued an order yesterday to take action against journalists spreading fake news, but today it was reversed after the intervention of the PMO. Research has revealed ..

  • Amitabh Bachchan Thanks Smriti Irani

    Amitabh Bachchan thanked Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani, who presented the megastar with the Indian Film Personality of the Year at the 48th International Film Festival of India. "Thank you Smritiji Honourable Minister for Information and Broadcasting and the trouble you..

  • Smriti Irani Draws Attention To ‘Tolerant’ Government

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Monday said that a minister who can a take a joke on herself is an example that the current government is tolerant. The minister, who was an actor before she started her political career, was referring to the joke that actor Rajkummar Rao -- w..

  • Film Associations Back Bhansali For ‘Padmavati’

    The Indian Film and Television Directors' Association (IFTDA) will on Monday lead an appeal to Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, on behalf of four other associations, to allow freedom for filmmakers in the wake of the ongoing controversy over "Padma..

  • Smriti Irani Links Retweets On Rahul’s Tweets To Bots

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday took a dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi over the rise in the number of people retweeting his messages and sought to link this with twitter accounts in Russia, Indonesia and Kazakhstan. However, Congress rejected the allegat..

  • New India Defined By People Who Dare To Dream: Smriti Irani

    New India is defined by people who dare to dream and who strive only on the basis on their merit, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Smriti Irani said on Saturday. Irani, who is also the Textile minister, said that in 'New India', people will have more respect for them those who reach at th..

  • Smriti Irani Impressed By ‘Brilliant Work’ Of ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ Team

    After receiving handwritten notes from megastar Amitabh Bachchan, the team of "Bareilly Ki Barfi", helmed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, has been praised by Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani. "Congrats Ashwiny Iyer. Brilliant work by entire team especially Rajkummar Rao and Bitti's pare..

  • Amit Shah, Smriti Irani Takes Oath As Rajya Sabha Members

    BJP chief Amit Shah and Union minister Smriti Irani today took oath as Rajya Sabha members. Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu administered the oath to Shah and Irani in his chamber. Shah is making his debut in Parliament. Both were elected to the upper house from Gujarat earlier this month..

  • SRK Extends Support To IFFI 2017, Smriti Irani Grateful

    Superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Saturday extended his support to the upcoming 48th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI), and says Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani is taking relevant steps to make the gala the "most inclusive forum for Indian cinema". Irani on ..

  • Gujarat: Bangles Thrown At Textile Minister Smriti Irani
    Smriti Irani faces ad-hoc teachers' protest in Lucknow

    A man was yesterday detained by the police for throwing bangles at Union minister Smriti Irani while she was addressing a function at Amreli town in Gujarat. The man, in his mid-20s, was identified as Ketan Kaswala, a resident of Mota Bhandaria village in Amreli district, the police said. The ..