Minister steps in to help slain VDC member's son

17-year-old Sunak's father, who was a village defence committee (VDC) member, was gunned down by militants in 2001.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Sikkim on Monday

 Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day visit to Gangtok beginning on Monday, Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said a new chapter is set to begin in the history of the State with its acknowledgement as an "Organic State".

Kudankulam unit 1 to restart soon, unit 2 by March

The first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelvelli district, around 650 km from Chennai, was shut down in June 2015 for 60 days for refuelling and maintenance work.

Kudankulam Unit 1 shut due to operational purposes: Jitendra Singh

Rubbishing reports that the Unit 1 of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) was shut for "political reasons", Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday said it was done due to operational purposes and that it would be started soon.

Jammu and Kashmir comes under Governor's rule; Sonia Gandhi to meet Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday

Jammu and Kashmir comes under Governor's rule; Sonia Gandhi to meet Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday

"Governor's rule has been imposed in the state of Jammu and Kashmir," a Home Ministry spokesperson said in Delhi.

Absurd to target PM for everything: MoS PMO on Kejriwal charge

It is absurd to target Prime Minister Narendra Modi for everything, Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said while disapproving of Delhi government's way

From birth to death certificates, now you have to fill only 1-page form

From birth to death certificates, now you have to fill only 1-page form

Applications for majority of services like birth or death certificates will soon be simplified

From birth-death proofs,1-page form soon for all govt services

Applications for majority of services like birth or death certificates will soon be simplified and converted into one-page form format, the government announced on Friday.

Intolerance issue was part of motivated campaign: Jitendra Singh

The issue of 'intolerance' was part of a motivated campaign as the minorities in the country were safer under the Narendra Modi-led government, Union minister Jitendra  Singh on Saturday said.

Former defence secretary RK Mathur appointed new CIC

Former defence secretary RK Mathur has been appointed as Chief Information Commissioner (CIC), breaking away from the convention of appointing the head from among the serving Information Commissioners.

Govt refutes Arvind Kejriwal's claim that opposition is being targeted

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday refuted the allegation made by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal that the CBI has been asked to target all opposition parties.

BJP reacts to Kejriwal's tweet blaming govt of targeting opposition

BJP leaders Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Jitendra Singh react to Arvind Kejriwal's tweet blaming Government of using CBI to target opposition.

Northeast students to be sponsored for training abroad, says Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said that, beginning from next year, selected students and youth from theNortheast Region will be sponsored for professional training abroad.

Jitendra Singh slams Congress over National Herald Case

Jitendra Singh, State Minister of PMO has blamed Congress in National Herald Case and has also given an open invitation to Congress for debate over the matter.

National Herald case: Rahul's remarks amount to contempt of court: Jitendra Singh

Union minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday took on Rahul Gandhi for calling the National Herald case a "political vendetta".

Jitendra Singh flays Farooq Abdullah for his statement on PoK

Union Minister of State in the PMO Jitendra Singh on Saturday flayed the statement of former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah that "PoK is part of Pakistan".

PM committed to equitable development of J&K: Jitendra

PM committed to equitable development of J&K: Jitendra

 Union minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "committed" to equitable development of all regions of J&K and gives "high" priority to the expectation of the people of Kashmir.

Artists must unite society, not become part of trend: Jitendra Singh

The Union minister said there were "striking examples" of a uniting role being played by the intellectuals of the country.

Release of Indian fishermen "getting expedited": Centre

The release of the Indian fishermen, who have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, is in the process of getting expedited, Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh said here on Saturday.

Jamia to admit engineering students through JEE

Jamia to admit engineering students through JEE

Jamia Millia Islamia is likely to do away with its entrance exam for engineering courses and admit students through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).