Nitish Kumar, the CM of Bihar, apologized for his 'population control' remark, which has been termed sexist. On November 8, Kumar said, "I apologise and I take back my words...," in the assembly, after BJP legislator restricted Kumar's entry in the parliament. Furthermore, Kumar said his intention… read-more
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar has made a controversial, sexist remark amid population control. On November 7, Kumar addressed the assembly and said, "The husband's acts led to more births. However, with education, a woman knows how to restrain him...this is the reason the numbers (of births) are coming down." The opposition BJP criticised the Bihar CM for such disgraceful remark and demanded his resignation.
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The Indian cricket team romped to their 8th victory in as many matches as it hammered South Africa in a Cricket World Cup 2023 match at Eden Gardens. Against the Proteas, India secured a whopping 243-run, and strengthen their spot at the top of the points table. However, Pakistan cricketer Hasan Raza raised concern and felt Rohit Sharma's men are 'manipulating DRS' to get things their way made.
As per update in Kerala explosion incident, a case has been registered against Union Minister of State Rajeev Chandrasekhar for allegedly making statements that promote enmity between different groups, police said on October 31. The Kerala police registered the FIR on its own in connection with the minister's recent statements on social media regarding the Kochi blasts and a Hamas leader's virtual address at an event organised by an Islamist… read-more
Karnataka BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel once again made a controversial remark against Rahul Gandhi. On March 6, Kumar made a personal attack on Rahul Gandhi over his 'single' status. He said, Rahul Gandhi can't have kids that's why he is not getting married. He also took a dig at Gandhi for doubting the Covid-19 vaccine and branding them as the ‘Modi vaccine’ during the pandemic.
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Bihar IAS officer and Women & Child Development MD Harjot Kaur apologised for her "you want condoms too" remark to a girl, who asked for sanitary pads at government-schools. On September 29, in apology, Kaur said, "I express regret if my words hurt any girl's sentiments. I didn't intend to humiliate anyone or hurt anyone's sentiments." The apology came after the National Commission for Women took cognizance and demanded reply.
Kerala Minister Saji Cheriyan announced resignation from the post of Cultural Affairs and Fisheries Ministry on July 6. The decision was taken in view of criticism from various quarters, including the Opposition, over his controversial remarks against the Constitution. Although he apologised for his remark, many leaders demanded the sacking of Cheriya. Moreover, Saji said he has submitted his resignation to CM Pinarayi Vijayan, calling it an… read-more
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