Pragya Singh

Jolt to Pragya Thakur: MP court dismisses application objecting to petition challenging her LS election

The single-judge bench of Justice Vishal Dhagat had reserved the order on Thakur’s plea on November 30.

published on : 13th December 2019

Pragya Singh Thakur and the Lakshman Rekha of free speech

That she could be a street fighter but is not cut out for politics is as clear as daylight, as her views on contentious issues echo those of the fringe.

published on : 30th November 2019

Malegaon blast: SC to hear after 2 weeks plea against bail granted to Sadhvi Pragya

The plea, filed by the father of one of the blast victims, came up for hearing before a bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar.

published on : 29th November 2019

Rahul will have to apologise for his remark against Pragya Thakur, says Giriraj Singh

Pragya Thakur on Friday apologised in the Lok Sabha over her controversial remark praising Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse.

published on : 29th November 2019

Congress MLA threatens to burn Pragya Thakur alive over Godse remark, later apologises

The Congress MLA from Biaora in Madhya Pradesh, Govardhan Dangi, said he firmly believes in Gandhian principle of non-violence.

published on : 29th November 2019

Take action against Pragya for Godse remark, says Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath to BJP

Earlier, Thakur had described Godse as a 'patriot', triggering a huge political storm with PM Narendra Modi saying he would never forgive her.

published on : 27th November 2019

BJP MP Lekhi backs Pragya Thakur's nomination in defence ministry panel

She has been in the news over her controversial statements, including the one in which she had called Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse a 'patriot'.

published on : 21st November 2019

For BJP’s Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur, Mahatma Gandhi is ‘son of the nation’

For us the nation is supreme, what is right will be addressed as a right by us and whatever is wrong will always be called wrong by us.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Malegaon case: Bombay HC adjourns hearing in discharge plea of BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur till November 18

The accused have also challenged the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act sanction for prosecution.

published on : 9th October 2019

Gandhi Jayanti poster, with BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur as 'worshipper of violence', crops up in Indore

Congress secretary Vivek Khandelwal said, it has been put up to remind the top BJP leadership about how the Bhopal MP praised Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a patriot.

published on : 2nd October 2019

2008 Malegaon blast case: Court refuses NIA application for in-camera trial

Special NIA Judge V S Padalkar said conducting the trial in a 'transparent manner' was among the reasons for rejecting the NIA's plea.

published on : 1st October 2019

BJP's Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur calls mediapersons 'dishonest', distributes Rs 500 notes

Since the time the BJP fielded Thakur in the Lok Sabha polls against Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal, the politician has been endlessly making controversial remarks.

published on : 18th September 2019

Jyotiraditya Scindia asks BJP to introspect Pragya Thakur's 'marak shakti' remark

Scindia said he was disappointed that a person sitting on a responsible position made such comments.

published on : 27th August 2019

Pragya Thakur says Opposition's 'marak shakti' behind Swaraj, Jaitley deaths

She was addressing a condolence meeting at the state BJP office to pay tributes to Jaitley and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Babulal Gaur.

published on : 26th August 2019

Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur backs Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s 'Jawaharlal Nehru-criminal' remarks

On August 10, Shivraj Singh Chouhan had courted political controversy when he dubbed former PM Jawaharlal Nehru 'criminal'.

published on : 19th August 2019
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