Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha chairs were requested not to refer RTI Bill to panels
Government has now made public the file notings which show its move on ‘expediting passage’ of RTI bill.
Three Union ministers arrive at Jammu to kick start outreach programme on Art 370 nullification
Three Union Ministers on Saturday reached her...
Nobody gives NITI Aayog member the right to utter nonsense against us: KCCI on 'dirty films' remark
The KCCI recently submitted a detailed re...
Four Gaganyaan astronauts to get 11-month training in Russia
The Rs 10,000-crore ambitious project is expected to be launched in 2022, the year of the 75th anniversary of India's Independence. India's heaviest launch vehicle Bahubali GSLV Mark-III will carry the astronauts to space.
J-K a 'jewel' of country, Centre will soon come out with industrial package for UT: Goyal
Goyal was in Jammu as part a week-long public outreach programme initiated by the Centre to apprise people of the potential benefits of the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status after nullification of Article 370 of the Constitution.
Format to file complaint with Lokpal to be notified soon: Union Minister Jitendra Singh
Lokpal is an apex body to deal with cases of corruption at the national level. It has to enquire into allegations of corruption against public functionaries of the central government in a time-bound manner. President Ram Nath Kovind on March 23 had administered the oath of office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as the chairperson of Lokpal.
CAA to preserve India's vast resources: Jitendra Singh
"The act is going to preserve India's vast resources, both natural and human. Awareness needs to be generated about this aspect," Union minister Jitendra Singh said delivering the keynote address a seminar on 'Border States and National Security', organised by the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA).
No question of extending Article 371 to J&K: Jitendra Singh
Article 371, which has special provisions and is applicable in some states especially in the Northeast, safeguards the rights of native people with regard to religious or social practices, customary laws and procedures, ownership and transfer of land and resources, and employment and education.
Japan India's closest partner, has special significance for Northeast: Jitendra Singh
During a delegation-level meeting with Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshi Kajiyama, Singh highlighted the investment made by Japan in the northeastern region, especially in the infrastructure sector. Both India and Japan have developed special bonding under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
View: SC verdict on internet shutdown in Kashmir rightly demands the restoration of ‘reasonableness’
The Supreme Court’s verdict that the Internet is a part of Article 19 – key to providing India’s citizenry with the ‘basic freedoms’ that include the freedom of expression – finally calls a spade a spade, and has demanded that Internet service be restored in Kashmir for all essential services.
DAE to commission third unit of Kakrapar atomic reactor in April next year
Interacting with reporters, Jitendra Singh, Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, said the DAE will now commission a new reactor every year.
Next move on deportation of Rohingya refugees: Union Minister
"The CAA has been implemented in Jammu and Kashmir the day it was passed (by Parliament). There are no 'ifs' and 'buts', by implementation (of the CAA in Jammu and Kashmir), what would happen here is that the next move would be in relation to (the deportation) of Rohingyas," Jitendra Singh
IRSO to launch Chandrayaan-3 in 2020
Singh, who is the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office, said it is wrong to term Chandrayaan-2 as a disappointment since it was India's maiden attempt to land on the lunar surface and no country could do so in its first attempt.
There’ll be ‘social vetting’ of NPR entries: UPA-2 Minister told LS
In reply to a question in Lok Sabha on August 28, 2012, then minister of state for home Jitendra Singh had stated, “The National Population Register is the first step towards the creation of a National Register of Indian Citizens.
Sebi directs HBJ Capital Services, others to refund illegal fees collected from clients
HBJ LLP was carrying out alternative investment fund activities without obtaining requisite registratio.
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