Jitender Singh announces college, VHF tower in Kishtwar
Jitender Singh announces college, VHF tower in Kishtwar

Union Minister Jitendra Singh, who concluded his two-day visit to the district on Saturday, announced setting up of a degree college, very high frequency tower and facility of medical ambulance for the remotest Paddar-Machail mountainous belt of Kishtwar district.

Govt to replace affidavits with self-attested documents; order soon

The Centre will replace the requirement of furnishing affidavits with self-attested declarations in a major chunk of government-related work and an official order in this regard will be issued soon, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Tuesday.

Jitendra Singh declines to comment on controversy over CBI director

Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday declined to comment on the controversy over the meetings which CBI Director Ranjit Sinha is purported to have had with some of the accused in the 2G and coal-block allocation scams.

12 scientists want to come back, work for India: Union Minister Jitender Singh

In a reverse brain drain of sort, over a dozen scientist have shown interest to come back and work in India and approached different ministries and government departments.

UPSC row: Government to hold meeting today to resolve dispute

In order to put an end to the prolonged Union Public Service Commission issue, the Central government is expected to hold a meeting on Sunday wherein the ministers will try to reach a solution, as per reports.

Saharanpur riots: Delhi BJP demands judicial probe

The BJP`s Delhi unit Wednesday submitted a memorandum to Minister of State in the PMO Jitender Singh, demanding a judicial probe into the Saharanpur riots.

UPSC CSAT row: Arun Jaitley, Jitender Singh hold meeting at Rajnath Singh`s residence

In order to resolve UPSC CSAT issue, Cabinet Ministers Arun Jaitley and Jitender Singh met Home Minister Rajnath Singh at his residence on Sunday.

PV Sindhu finally receives Arjuna award

Rising shuttler P V Sindhu was conferred with the prestigious Arjuna Award by Sports Minister Jitendra Singh here on Tuesday.

IOA set to ignore IOC warnings at GBM

It may put India`s return to the Olympic fold in jeopardy but the suspended IOA`s General Body Meeting here tomorrow is all set to ignore the IOC`s directive to bar chargesheeted officials from contesting elections through constitutional amendments.

279 sportspersons have flunked dope tests in last 2 years

More than 250 sportspersons have flunked dope tests conducted by the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) in the last two years with powerlifters and weightlifters topping the drug offenders` list.

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports recommends Bharat Ratna for Major Dhyan Chand

The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Monday nominated hockey wizard Dhyan Chand for the Bharat Ratna, India`s highest civilian honour, for his outstanding achievements in the field of sports.

IPL spot-fixing: Bookie Jitender Singh tried to rope in another RR player

A bookie arrested in connection with the IPL spot-fixing case tried to rope in Rajasthan Royals player Harmeet Singh but did not strike a deal as he felt he was "young" and could not do much for them, Delhi Police claimed on Saturday.

IOC postpones July 15 deadline to amend IOA constitution

In a reprieve to the suspended Indian Olympic Association, the IOC has decided to extend the deadline for adopting an amended constitution.

Bihar failed to use central funds for development: Union Minister

Union Minister Jitender Singh on Sunday criticised the Bihar government for allegedly failing to utilise central funds for development of the state.

Roadmap for India’s return to Olympics has been finalised, says Sports Minister

Sports Minister Jitender Singh said on Thursday that the meeting with the International Olympic Committee was a success.

Hooda writes on wrestling

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda is strongly advocating for the cause of retaining wrestling in the Olympics and has, through a written communication, urged Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Jitender Singh in this regard.

Falerio to head Cong screening committee in K`taka

Senior Congress leader Luizinho Falerio has been appointed the Chairman of the party`s Screening Committee for poll-bound Karnataka.

`Few women dare to complain against harassment`

It is no secret that women are harassed while on move in Delhi but it appears that many of them prefer not to complain to police, if one goes by government statistics.