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LIFE

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Maneka Gandhi, Smriti Irani, Sonia Gandhi, Mothers

Mother's Day, Mother's Way: So, which political mom reminds you of your mother?

On Mother's Day, we take a look at some of the popular mothers in the world of politics and the mommy image that fits them best!

POLITICS

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2019 general elections, Model Code of Conduct, Amit Shah, Maneka Gandhi

No, Minister, No: What Maneka Gandhi and Amit Shah too must be reminded about the Indian Constitution

Opposition leaders should call out both leaders' statements and reassure anxious voters that it's not so easy to just take away people’s rights.

POLITICS

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Khushwant Singh, Rajiv Gandhi, Maruti, Emergency

India's Most Famous Saas-Bahu Saga: Why Indira Gandhi's household produced eternal bitterness between her daughters-in-law

As Maneka and Sonia Gandhi hit the headlines for their political moves, a look back at when the two women were just daughters-in-law to PM Indira Gandhi, in whose home a relationship of bickering and an eventual break in embittered ties began.

POLITICS

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Pilibhit, Sultanpur, Maneka Gandhi, Lok Sabha elections 2019

5 faults in Maneka Gandhi’s ABCD grading system

Like Indian parents, Maneka, too, couldn't keep this a secret. Everyone in India has to know the actual marks her 'grades' stand for. And to diss it.

POLITICS

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Election Commission, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Muslim votes, Maneka Gandhi

Brutal honesty: Maneka Gandhi says she won’t work for Muslims if they don’t give her votes. She just broke the hypocrisy mould!

Maneka Gandhi says we can't be expected to behave like Mahatma Gandhi. Is she India's first politician to admit politics is a transaction, plain and simple, and there is no emotional idealism involved?

VOICES

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Women's safety, Rakhi, Maneka Gandhi, Raksha Bandhan

Maneka Gandhi on why Raksha Bandhan is a symbol of care and protection

Safety net for women is expanding, and women are being heard.

VARIETY

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Women and Child Development Ministry, Maneka Gandhi, Patriarchy, Male child sex abuse

Centre orders study of male child sex abuse: Time we woke up

Concrete data will hopefully make people aware of what is often turned a blind eye to.

POLITICS

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Maneka Gandhi, Mid-day meal, Food packets

Maneka Gandhi is mistaken, food packets replacing mid-day meals won't ensure nutrition

The solution lies in giving the reigns to the local community, rather than centralising the effort.

POLITICS

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Women, Patriarchy, Sexism, Maneka Gandhi

Blame Maneka Gandhi's 'hormonal outburst' for her outrageous comment

The minister of women and child development has gone from trying to get marital rape recognised as rape to advocating nightly curfews on women.

VARIETY

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Statistics, India, Maneka Gandhi, Rape

Was Maneka Gandhi holding the India rape stats upside down?

Funny how the minister of women and child development believes that pointing fingers at other nations makes the issue at home disappear.