She was replying to a tweet by Sitharaman who shared a video of The Economic Times' ET Awards event in Mumbai on Saturday where Bajaj, chairman of Bajaj Group, had told Sitharaman, Home Minister Amit Shah and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on dais that people were afraid of criticising the BJP government's policies and added that no one in the business community would speak about this issue.
Ms Sitharaman mentioned the industrialist was capable of ask the essential query to the Dwelling Minister exclusively as a result of "freedom of expression" is "alive" in India. "Let me say this clearly, no one needs to fear". None of our industrialist friends will talk. I could suppose that openly. His remark drew applause from the crowd. He said that it was important for a systemic change, "under UPA 2 we could abuse anyone that is another point". The Narendra Modi government has been criticised continuously in media. "We strongly condemn it", Mr Shah mentioned, mirroring comments made by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. "Mr Bajaj, who prefaced his remarks by announcing "you are doing real work", counseled the Home Minister "...if we criticise you there's no such thing as a self belief that you may possibly enjoy that". "I need to no longer suppose this...". Everyone says everything in their affidavit as well as Parliament. No one wants to scare... and we have done nothing to be concerned about any criticism...
Bajaj said, "Nobody will say".
"[Mohan] Bhagwat says that lynching is a foreign word - that lynching used to take place in the West".
"It creates an environment of intolerance and we are scared".
Contrarily, Bajaj said, "Without conviction, people are in jail for 100 days", hinting at Congress leader P Chidambaram, adding, "I'm not supporting anybody".
Responding, Shah said lynchings used to happen earlier too and the number was probably higher as he also denied the assertion that there have been no convictions. The Home Minister also claimed that several cases of lynchings have been concluded and "strict action has been taken against accused but media does not publish them'".
Pragya Thakur again invited controversy on Wednesday with her remarks in the Lok Sabha during DMK member A Raja's narration of a statement by Nathuram Godse before a court on why he killed Mahatma Gandhi. And that she had been brought into the consultative committee despite the PM earlier saying he would find it hard to forgive her.
Former Wallabies star Israel Folau reportedly received a staggering A$8 million settlement from Rugby Australia . But the details of the settlement, including what compensation Folau is getting, are being kept secret.
Fromm insists Georgia's offense will be ready for Saturday's Southeastern Conference championship game against top-ranked LSU. Given that Georgia has its most important game of the season coming up next, that clearly was not a wise decision by Pickens.
In addition to this, they will also build their skills and knowledge levels required to implement WLAN in a small/medium network. At the end of the course, they will also be able to resolve regular issues with EIGRP, STP, and OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
We’ve now entered 2020 and the sporting world will certainly have a lot to show us in the upcoming year. The upcoming year will be telling if the boy can turn from a talented prospect to a world-class player.
The Intelligence Committee report, released by Schiff on Tuesday, included logs of phone calls between Nunes and Parnas in April. CNN is eroding the fabric of America, proselytizing, sowing distrust and disharmony.
However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .
Much like the Tidal and Web Shows items, the new streaming option can also be removed if it isn't to your liking. The library will be available to all free Plex account holders in over 200 countries, including South Africa.
An Ontario Provincial Police vehicle is parked near the scene of a major crash on Highway 401 on December 1, 2019 . A winter weather travel advisory is still active in Kingston with up to 15 cm of snow expected by tonight.
Argentina have not won the tournament since 1993 while Colombia have lifted the trophy only once - when they hosted it in 2001. In Group A , Australia , the other guest nation, will face Argentina, Paraguay , Bolivia , Uruguay and Chile .
You may not remember this, but Amazon actually unveiled a portable Bluetooth speaker with built-in Alexa assistance before. For those in the West, there are some third-party accessories created to bring portability to the Amazon Echo.
Your main purpose is to master or improve your language skills, so it is not so big deal if you listen to or read something fake. How to learn English through the news It is undeniable that the news is a great source of the words that are used everywhere.
The Rise of Mobile Payments Over the last few years, all of the major mobile innovators have stepped into the mobile payment game. As of 2016, Apple Pay had 12 million monthly users , a figure which is sure to rise substantially in the coming months and years.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Mobile Platform announced - CPU
Bin Lin, co-founder, vice chairman, Xiaomi Corporation announced that his company will introduce the flagship Mi 10 in 2020. Xiaomi has also shared an official teaser of the Redmi K30 but it barely reveals any details about the smartphone.
Jay-Z finally puts all his music back on Spotify
It means that the platform experiences Jay-Z's critically acclaimed 2017 album 4:44 for the very first time. Previously, most of Jay-Z's catalog would be found on Tidal , a streaming service that the rap icon owns.
New 'Planet of the Apes' Movie Coming From Disney Fox
Then came the harsh realization that it wasn't a different planet, but really Earth, which went through a nuclear war . Or, if need be, make another movie that shows the progression of the ape society as we saw it in the last film.
Panthers' Cam Newton plans to have foot surgery
Cam still has one year left on his contract, but there's no guarantee he will play without an extension. Owner David Tepper told the media yesterday no decision will be made until Newton is fully healthy.
Focus Mode Comes Out of Beta on Android
Focus Mode was first announced at Google's I/O developer conference this May, and has been in beta testing until now, Google says. After a few months of polishing everything up and adding some new features, Google's now rolling Focus mode out to everyone.
Sharon Osbourne blasts AGT as a 'boys' club'
Sharon Osbourne , who also served as " AGT " judge, said she also has her problemsbut they were not with the show itself. Four sources told the publication that Union was told her various hairstyles were "too black" for the AGT audience.
Cardi B’s Husband, Offset, Reveals
It's a plot straight out of a spy movie - or a 2019 data breach. The two were married back in September 2017. Okay, love you guys", she added.
The First Offline Date After Online Relationships
The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.
Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double
He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.
How to Choose the Best Tennis Racket
It’s worth familiarising yourself with these categories, as it makes it easier to predict how any given racket will respond. By being less taught and more elastic, you can benefit from a better feel for the ball, and as a result, more power over it.