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27-Nov-2019 New Delhi

WCD Ministry signs MoU with Ministry of food Processing Industries

Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Food Processing Industries (FPI) today in New Delhi in the presence of the Union Minister of Women & Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Zubin...

18-Nov-2019 New Delhi

WCD Ministry launches Bharatiya Poshan Krishi Kosh

The Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD) and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, along with Bill Gates, co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launched the  Bharatiya Poshan Krishi Kosh (BPKK) today in New Delhi. The BPKK will be a...

10-Oct-2019 New Delhi

Menace of Malnutrition needs Humane Solution : Smriti Zubin Irani

The Union Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Irani, chaired the 5th National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges today in New Delhi.In her keynote address Women and Child Development (WCD) Minister said that a humane solution has to...

07-Oct-2019 Geneva

India announces TAP for 5 African Countries on World Cotton Day

Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani,said that India remains committed to building on its longstanding development partnership with Africa, especially in the field of cotton. For this, Textiles Minister said that India will be announcing the launch...

06-Sep-2019 New Delhi

WCD Minister Felicitates states and Districts Under BBBP Scheme

The Union Minister of Women and Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, felicitated districts and states which have successfully implemented the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) scheme at a function in New Delhi today. Minister of State of Women...

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Zubin Irani confers POSHAN Abhiyaan Awards

Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD)recognized significant contributions of State Governments, District teams, Block level teams and Field Functionaries at the POSHAN Abhiyaan Award Ceremony for 2018-19 held in New Delhi, today. The commitment of Associated...

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Himachal conferred with three national awards under Poshan Abhiyan

Himachal Pradesh has won three national awards under the Poshan Abhiyan.These awards were given by Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani on Friday at a function in New Delhi to the States, Districts, Blocks and Anganwadi Workers for their contributions...

29-Jul-2019 Kanpur

All hopes of reviving Kanpur's textile sector laid to rest

They had lost their jobs, most of them lost their homes, their children lost their future and when Union Minister Smriti Irani ruled out the possibility of reviving the textile mills in Kanpur, thousands of the mill workers lost their hopes.The once thriving...

22-Jun-2019 Amethi (Uttar Pradesh)

Smriti Irani will build a house in Amethi

Union minister Smriti Irani on Saturday did what Congress President Rahul Gandhi did not do in the past one-and-a-half decade. Irani announced on Saturday that she will construct her own house in Amethi and has already identified a plot in Gauriganj.She said...

22-Jun-2019 Amethi (UP)

Smriti Irani gets ailing woman admitted to hospital in Amethi

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday stopped her convoy during her visit to Amethi to enquire about an ailing woman whom she later sent to  hospital.The minister saw the ailing woman while travelling in Amethi. She stopped and inquired about her and...

30-May-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani: Giant killer of LS battle again in Modi cabinet

Smriti Irani is the giant killer of this Lok Sabha election who vanquished Congress President Rahul Gandhi. An articulate face of the BJP and a go-getter, she has emerged as a trouble shooter for the ruling party.An actor-turned-politician, Irani has been one...

23-May-2019 Amethi

Amethi snaps its 39-year-old ties with Gandhi family

Amethi, on Thursday, snapped its 39 years long relationship with the Gandhi family -- a relationship that was filled with emotions and nurtured with emotions.The victory of BJP's Smriti Irani and defeat of Rahul Gandhi is not just the result of an electoral...

06-May-2019 Lucknow

Smriti Irani alleges booth capture in Amethi

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Monday alleged that the Congress workers were capturing booths and forcing voters to cast their vote for the Congress.Irani tweeted a video of a woman who claimed that she was made to vote for the Congress. The woman said that...

11-Apr-2019 Amethi (Uttar Pradesh)

Smriti Irani files her nomination from Amethi

Union Minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani, who is contesting against Congress President Rahul Gandhi, on Thursday filed her nomination papers for the Lok Sabha elections.Irani filed the nomination at the District Magistrate's office in Gauriganj. She was...

04-Apr-2019 Amethi

I won't desert you: Smriti Irani tells Amethi voters

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday launched a scathing attack on Congress President Rahul Gandhi for betraying the people of Amethi and assured them that she would not leave them in the lurch.Irani is on a two-day visit to Amethi, from where she is contesting...

04-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Rahul Gandhi did nothing for Amethi: Smriti Irani

Union Minister and BJP leader Smriti Irani on Thursday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi for filing his nomination from Wayanad in Kerala and said the people of Amethi will not tolerate this as he has done nothing for his constituency."Rahul Gandhi...

22-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani vs Rahul Gandhi in high profile Amethi

Union Minister Smriti Irani, who challenged Rahul Gandhi in his Amethi bastion in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, will again take on the Congress President from the high profile parliamentary constituency in the upcoming general elections.In the last Lok Sabha...

14-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Congress scores self goal over MPLAD charges : Smriti Irani

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani termed allegations levelled against her by the Congress of violating the Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) Fund rules as a self-goal and accused Congress President Rahul Gandhi of committing a financial...

13-Mar-2019 New Delhi

BJP Alleges Gandhi-Vadra Link In Graft

Against the backdrop on Rafale fighter jet deal case, the BJP on Wednesday sought to turn the tables on Congress President Rahul Gandhi by linking him with arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari and accusing him of working in the interest of his own family.Addressing media,...

05-Mar-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Zubin Irani inaugurates Refurbished Handloom Haat

Union Textiles Minister, Smriti Zubin Irani, inaugurated the renovated Handloom Haat in New Delhi today. She also launched three projects of NIFT - VisionNXT – Trend Forecasting Initiative, Indian Textiles and Craft Repository and Design Innovation and Incubation....

28-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Textiles Minister launches Short Term Courses at NIFT Panchkula

Union Minister of Textiles,  Smriti Irani , launchedfive short term courses at NIFT Panchkula, Haryana,through video link from New Delhi today.The permanent campus building is under construction and is expected to be completed by June, 2020. Till the...

18-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani lays Foundation Stone of Hastshilp Complex

Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, laid the foundation stone of a Hastshilp Complex in New Delhi today. Minster of Textiles in her address stated that the Bhawan will be named Deen Dayal Antarashtriya Hastshilp Bhawan and awardee artisans will...

10-Feb-2019 New Delhi

4 J&K Silkworm rearers, reelers receive national awards

Union Minster for Textiles, Smriti Irani Sunday presented national awards to three silkworm rearers and one reeler of the State for their outstanding performance in pre and post cocoon sectors.She presented the awards at a function held here today.Minster...

05-Feb-2019 New Delhi

SC order halted 'anarchist' Mamata's histrionics : Smriti Irani

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday said "anarchist Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's political histrionics" were brought to a screeching halt by the Supreme Court order asking  Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear before the CBI and co-operate...

20-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani BJP's key face to take on opposition?

Is Union Minister Smriti Irani BJP's 'go-to' person for countering the Congress? For a person who has had her own ups and downs in the government - from being the HRD Minister when Narendra Modi became Prime Minister to being shifted to the less fancied...

18-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani dares Rahul to repeat 'anti-India' slogan

Days after Congress leader Kapil Sibal questioned the need for a sedition law, Union Minister Smriti Irani dared his party President Rahul Gandhi to repeat the slogan 'Bharat tere tukde honge" in public."The Congress President publicly stood with such forces...

09-Jan-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Irani Meets Participants of Know India Programme

Participants of 51st edition of Know India Programmes (KIP) called on the Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, in New Delhi today. This edition of KIP has been scheduled from January 5thto 29thJanuary, 2019 in partnership with Gujarat. The participants...

19-Dec-2018 New Delhi

Textiles Minister Gives Away Handicrafts Export Awards

Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, presented awardsto handicrafts exportersfor their outstanding performance in exports for the year 2015-16 and 2016-17 at a function at India Expo Centre & Mart in Greater Noida, Delhi NCR last evening. Minister...

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