Azam Khan apologises in Lok Sabha for his remarks against BJP MP Rama Devi, who notes his 'habit of uttering derogatory words against women'
Under fire from various quarters, Samajwadi Party member Azam Khan apologised in Lok Sabha for his sexist remarks against BJP member Rama Devi. Khan's remarks against Devi during discussion on triple talaq bill were slammed by members as double-meaning, malicious, utterly condemnable.
UP police files charges in 13 cases against Azam Khan for making derogatory remarks ahead of Lok Sabha elections
UP police on Sunday filed charge sheets in 13 more cases against Samajwadi Party (SP) MP Azam Khan in connection with making derogatory remarks in the run-up to the recent Lok Sabha elections
'When mother kisses son, is it sex?': Jitan Ram Manjhi defends Azam Khan's remarks in LS about MP Rama Devi
'Azam Khan's statement has been misinterpreted. So, he should apologise, but not resign," Jitan Ram Manjhi said.
Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to address nation on Kargil war victory; rain fury to continue in Mumbai; day's top stories
The downpour in Mumbai revived the memories of the much greater monsoon fury the city had witnessed on 26 July, 2005 as intense spells of rain are likely to continue in the districts of Thane, Raigad and Mumbai, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had said earlier on Friday.
Mayawati condemns Azam Khan’s sexist remark against BJP's Rama Devi, says SP leader should ‘apologise to all women’
BSP supremo Mayawati attacked Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for his sexist remark against MP Rama Devi in the Lok Sabha, saying he should not only apologise in Parliament but to all women.
Om Birla to ask Azam Khan to apologise in Lok Sabha for sexist remark against BJP’s Rama Devi, says Pralhad Joshi
Om Birla will ask Azam Khan to apologise on the floor of the House for his sexist remarks against BJP member Rama Devi, Pralhad Joshi said.
Lok Sabha likely to authorise 'exemplary action' against SP's Azam Khan for remark against BJP MP Rama Devi
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to take 'exemplary action' against SP member Azam Khan for his misogynist remarks against BJP MP Rama Devi.
Noisy scenes in both houses of UP legislature as Samajwadi Party accuses state govt of attempting to frame Azam Khan
Uttar Pradesh Legislature witnessed unruly scenes as Samajwadi Party charged the state government with attempts to frame its leader Azam Khan.
Nine-member SIT to probe 'land encroachment' cases against Azam Khan, says Rampur district magistrate
A nine-member Special Investigation Team is probing the alleged land encroachment cases against Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan in Rampur, District Magistrate Anjanaya Kumar Singh said on Tuesday.
Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit Updates: I'm leaving for now, but will be back, Congress leader tells kin of deceased
Priyanka Gandhi Sonbhadra visit LIVE Updates: Addressing the Congress workers, Priyanka Gandhi said that her purpose was served in Sonbhadra after meeting the families of the victims. For now, Priyanka is leaving but she assured the workers to visit the district soon.
Muslims are being punished for not migrating to Pakistan during Partition, says Azam Khan on growing cases of mob lynching
Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan said that Muslims in the country are being punished for their decision of not moving to Pakistan after the partition in 1947.
Proceedings in the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council were disrupted as Samajwadi Party members protested the registration of cases against Azam Khan.
Akhilesh Yadav forms 21-member panel led by Opposition leader Ahmad Hasan to probe 'fake cases' against SP's Azam Khan
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has constituted a 21-member committee, led by the leader of opposition in the Legislative Council Ahmad Hasan, to probe 'fake cases' lodged against party MP Azam Khan in Rampur.
FIR registered against Samajwadi Party lawmaker, 10 party leaders for derogatory remarks against Jaya Prada
An FIR was registered against Samajwadi Party lawmaker Azam Khan on Monday for allegedly making derogatory remarks against BJP leader Jaya Prada.
In LS, Azam Khan slams Centre over violence against Muslims; Owaisi says lynchings won't let India become $5 trillion economy
Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Monday hit out at the government in Lok Sabha on the issue of attacks on members of the minority community over recital of Vande Mataram, while AIMIM's Assaduddin Owaisi warned that alleged lynchings would prevent India from becoming a $5 trillion economy.
Madrassas don't breed personalities like Nathuram Godse, Pragya Singh Thakur, says SP leader Azam Khan
On being asked to respond on Centre's decision to connect madrasas to mainstream education, Azam Khan said, "madrassas do not breed a nature like that of Nathuram Godse or a personality like Pragya Singh Thakur."
'Chowkidar' to 'bhrashtachari' to 'khaki underwear', campaigning for Lok Sabha election 2019 saw abuse and epithets abound
Reopening wounds, referencing popular culture to deliver insults and sexist jibes, it was all par for the electoral course in a season that tumbled to a name-calling close in a medley of ‘chowkidar', ‘bhrashtachari', Aurangzeb, Mogambo and more.
Vivek Oberoi's meme on Aishwarya Rai: Actor's action shows why parties must pick celebrity campaigners carefully
Actor Vivek Oberoi, who was recently served a notice for a distasteful post on Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an example of why political parties should carefully select celebrity campaigners and candidates
EC has come a long way in punishing netas for outrageous remarks; more bans handed out this year than in 2014
The Election Commission seems no more reluctant to dish out punishment after it was rapped on the knuckles by the Supreme Court in the presence of the CJI Ranjan Gogoi for not taking any action on erring leaders and not following-up on its own notices, served on any instance of MCC violation.
Azam Khan alleges Muslims weren't allowed to vote in 18 April polling in Rampur, says DM, SP beat up voters
SP leader Azam Khan on Wednesday alleged that the district administration in his constituency did not allow Muslims voters to exercise their franchise in the ongoing elections.