Narendra Singh Tomar

Fake Rural and Panchayati Raj ministry website dupes thousands, CBI files case

Fake Rural and Panchayati Raj ministry website dupes thousands, CBI files case

The lid was finally blown off the racket on August 24 this year, when one of the job aspirants, Sudesh Kumar from Banka in Bihar, wrote a mail to minister Narendra Singh Tomar.

Oct 08, 2017, 08:27 AM IST

Wrong info boards at Gwalior station could lead to Mumbai-like stampede: Minister

Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar has shot off a letter to Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal stating that wrong information allegedly displayed on the boards at Gwalior station may cause chaos and lead to a stampede like situation.

Oct 02, 2017, 14:48 PM IST

Govt to launch 15-day campaign to focus on development, cleanliness in rural areas

The government will launch a 15-day campaign in October to promote development and cleanliness in rural areas and has urged all MPs to spearhead it in the villages they have adopted. 

Sep 24, 2017, 11:15 AM IST

Govt declares 4480 villages along river Ganga as Open Defecation Free

Villages accross the banks of River Ganga were declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) under Namami Gange initiative on Saturday.

Aug 13, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Ram Nath Kovind elected as President of India, should not be seen as Dalit face now: Centre

Ram Nath Kovind elected as President of India, should not be seen as Dalit face now: Centre

The Centre on Friday said that Ram Nath Kovind was elected as the President of the country and should not be seen as the face of the Dalit community only.

Jul 29, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
"Hindi signs on Namma Metro will be replaced" — Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah tells Centre

"Hindi signs on Namma Metro will be replaced" — Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah tells Centre

Amid the protests over the use of Hindi in Bengaluru Metro signboards, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday wrote to the central government asserting that the state government is 'compelled' to redesign the signage in the metro without the Hindi language. 

Jul 28, 2017, 22:47 PM IST

No plans to take over delayed residential projects: Govt

Narendra Singh Tomar said his ministry does not maintain details of projects launched by private builders in urban areas and delay their execution.

Jul 26, 2017, 13:33 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi behaving irresponsibly: Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday accused the Congress of conspiring to instigate violence in Mandsaur, where five farmers were allegedly killed in police firing, and dubbed its Vice President Rahul Gandhi`s decision to visit the state as part of his "irresponsible behaviour".

Jun 08, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
PM Modi asks ministers to give details of tours of three months

PM Modi asks ministers to give details of tours of three months

Union ministers have been asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give details of tours, if any, undertaken by them during the last three months.

Feb 12, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
Arsenic affected drinking water in 66,663 habitations: Govt

Arsenic affected drinking water in 66,663 habitations: Govt

There are 66,663 areas where drinking water is affected due to the presence of arsenic and fluorides," Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar said in Rajya Sabha.

Feb 06, 2017, 16:33 PM IST
Swachh Bharat Mission: Himachal CM declared the state free of open defecation

Swachh Bharat Mission: Himachal CM declared the state free of open defecation

 Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday declared the state free of open defecation under the `Swachh Bharat Mission`, thereby ensuring a clean state.

Oct 28, 2016, 18:13 PM IST
Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

A total of 22 hill districts and 53 plain areas were assessed under the Gramin Swachh Survekshan launched in May this year. Mandi was judged as the cleanest district in 'Hills' category and Sindhudurg cleanest in the 'Plains' category.

Sep 09, 2016, 08:57 AM IST
'No past govts ever achieved as much as Narendra Modi did in past two years'

'No past govts ever achieved as much as Narendra Modi did in past two years'

With the Narendra Modi government completing two years in office, Union Minister for Steel and Mines Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday said the development that took place under Modiji's leadership in the past two years had not been achieved by any previous government in that stipulated time.

May 26, 2016, 23:58 PM IST
SAIL lines up Rs 6,000 crore capex for FY17

SAIL lines up Rs 6,000 crore capex for FY17

 Country's largest steel maker SAIL will spend around Rs 6,000 crore this fiscal on various modernisation and expansion programmes as well as on research and development (R&D) initiatives.

May 15, 2016, 10:22 AM IST

Bihar poll results not to have an impact on MP bypolls: Narendra Singh Tomar

Some Congress leaders have claimed that the Bihar election results will have an impact in the two bypolls as Congress and BJP have a direct fight there.

Nov 17, 2015, 17:47 PM IST

Minister asks Mines Ministry to probe alleged illegal mine scam in Odisha

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram has written a letter to his Mines and Steel counterpart Narendra Singh Tomar, asking him to order a probe into an alleged case of illegal mining in the Koida mining area of Odisha's Sundergarh District.

Oct 12, 2015, 16:18 PM IST
Dynastic forces stand no chance before merit of Modi: Arun Jaitley

Dynastic forces stand no chance before merit of Modi: Arun Jaitley

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a "role model of leadership" and dynastic politics stands no chance to succeed against him as he represents merit, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said, describing rise of the top BJP leader as "stunning and incredible".

Oct 11, 2015, 14:22 PM IST

People have started saying 'koi lauta de mere beete hue din': Tewari

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Tuesday said the people of the nation have started saying "koi lauta de mere beete hue din" (somebody please return my old days back) due to the manner in which the government has conducted itself over the last 15 days.

Aug 25, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

Government to import onions to bring down price, says minister

Union Minister for Steel and Mines Narendra Singh Tomar defended the government on the issue of rising onion prices here Monday and claimed that the BJP never coined slogans like "Acche Din Aayenge (good days will come)".

Aug 24, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

BJP never coined slogans like “Acche Din Aayenge”, says Narendra Singh Tomar

Union Minister for Steel and Mines Narendra Singh Tomar defended the government on the issue of rising onion prices here today and claimed that the BJP never coined slogans like "Acche Din Aayenge

Aug 24, 2015, 21:30 PM IST