Jitendra Singh

Centre to reimburse compensation paid to victims of cross-border firing by J&K govt

Centre to reimburse compensation paid to victims of cross-border firing by J&K govt

The Union Minister said that the J&K government should expedite the mechanism in seeking prompt reimbursement of funds from the Centre.

Feb 26, 2018, 20:51 PM IST
Giving India a new height in space technology, ISRO likely to launch Chandrayaan-2 in April

Giving India a new height in space technology, ISRO likely to launch Chandrayaan-2 in April

If due to unsuitable weather, the mission's launch does not take place in April, it can be launched till October this year.

Feb 17, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
Efforts on to connect Northeast capitals with tracks by 2020: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Efforts on to connect Northeast capitals with tracks by 2020: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh said rail connectivity between Aizawl and Imphal would be in place by 2020 when a double gauge track would be laid.

Jan 04, 2018, 21:01 PM IST
Each Congress defeat directly proportional to Rahul Gandhi's elevation: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Each Congress defeat directly proportional to Rahul Gandhi's elevation: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jitendra Singh on Monday took a dig at Rahul Gandhi after the Congress announced the schedule for the party president election.

Nov 20, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
In a first, BJP to hold its next national executive meeting in Srinagar

In a first, BJP to hold its next national executive meeting in Srinagar

The Bharatiya Janata Party will be holding its next national executive meeting in Srinagar for the first time ever.

Oct 28, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
J&K is passing through last phase of militancy: Jitendra Singh

J&K is passing through last phase of militancy: Jitendra Singh

Hours after the security forces killed a dreaded Lashkar-e-Toiba-affliated terrorist Wasim Shah in an encounter in Ganderbal, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said that militancy in Jammu and Kashmir was in its ‘last phase’ and that ‘militants are on the run’. 

Oct 15, 2017, 06:53 AM IST
Gujarat polls: BJP slams Congress for doubting Election Commission

Gujarat polls: BJP slams Congress for doubting Election Commission

The wars of words between the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over delay in Gujarat polls date escalated on Saturday after the BJP slammed the Congress for doubting the discretion of the Election Commission.

Oct 14, 2017, 06:46 AM IST
FIFA U-17 World Cup: Defender Jitendra Singh's hairdo reads 'Ma' - see pic

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Defender Jitendra Singh's hairdo reads 'Ma' - see pic

Defender Jitendra Singh is sporting a new haircut reading 'Ma' (mother) in Hindi and was photographed with it on Friday, after which the heartwarming image went viral, leaving the fans in awe on social media.

Oct 06, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Narendra Modi govt has clarity, conviction: Jitendra Singh on action against Geelani aides

Narendra Modi govt has clarity, conviction: Jitendra Singh on action against Geelani aides

According to reports, Geelani has been named in 56 First Information Reports (FIRs) in various police stations of Kashmir since 1986, of which 49 continue to be under investigation.

Aug 06, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

48 IAS, IPS, IRS officers face corruption cases: Govt

The government has approved sanction for prosecution of 48 IAS, IPS, and IRS officers for their alleged involvement in corruption, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

Aug 02, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

Tamil Nadu makes 'final effort' to exempt state from NEET

In February, the assembly had passed two bills seeking to pave the way for the continuation of undergraduate medical admissions on the basis of Class 12 marks, exempting Tamil Nadu from the ambit of NEET.

Jul 31, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

133 officers given premature retirement: Government

With a view to identify officials who may not be fit to be retained in the government service, instructions have been issued to all cadre-controlling authorities to review their performance or service records at all levels.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Government punishes 133 'non-performing' babus

The action is part of a review being conducted by the central government to check deadwood in its workforce.

 

Jul 20, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

Working to improve security situation, overcome security lapses in Jammu and Kashmir: Government

Addressing the media, Jitendra Singh congratulated the people of Jammu and Kashmir for the kind of resilience they have shown in the last 25 years.

 

Jul 12, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

MoS’ Ahir, Jitendra brief media on Amarnath Yatra terror attack

Union minister Hansraj Ahir attended a security review meeting with top civil and security officials in Kashmir. He addresses a press conference after his Kashmir visit

Jul 12, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
GST to be implemented in J&K in 3-4 days: Jitendra Singh

GST to be implemented in J&K in 3-4 days: Jitendra Singh

Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) replied in negative when asked whether the BJP had "surrendered" before the PDP as far as the GST was concerned, amid reports of differences between them.

Jul 02, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra

Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra

"No..Not at all..Certainly not", Singh told reporters in reply to a question whether the situation in the Valley has gone out of the control of central and state government.

Jun 17, 2017, 23:53 PM IST
Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra Singh

Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra Singh

Singh backed the vow of the J&K police to eliminate the terror group instrumental in killing of six cops in Anantnag district of South Kashmir yesterday.

Jun 17, 2017, 21:08 PM IST
Kashmir ex-CMs become semi-separatists out of power: Minister Jitendra Singh

Kashmir ex-CMs become semi-separatists out of power: Minister Jitendra Singh

He pointed out that 14 students from the Valley cleared the civil service examination this year and referred to 11 officers from Kashmir who recently graduated from the IMA.

Jun 16, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Tripura tribal party to launch agitation for separate state

A tribal-based party in Tripura has stepped up efforts to push its demands -- including for a separate state -- even as the ruling CPI-M has warned that a Manipur-like conspiracy would not be tolerated in the Left-ruled state where elections are due early next year.

Jun 14, 2017, 15:44 PM IST