The DoNER ministry has decided to set up camp offices in each of the eight states in the northeast so that the people of the region do not have to travel to New Delhi for redressal of their grievances, it was announced Saturday.
Union minister Jitendra Singh on Friday said that the first "smart village" in Jammu and Kashmir will be built on the ruins of Saddal-Panajar village which was washed away in the devastating floods of September 2014.
Union Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that India is making rapid strides towards becoming a world power and has attained the position of a world leader in Space technology due to its recent achievements.
BJP, which was reportedly in talks with PDP over government-formation in Jammu and Kashmir, on Saturday said "authorised persons" are dealing with the controversial issues like Article 370 and Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA).
Eight Union ministers including Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Jitendra Singh will visit one of the eight northeastern states every fortnight to ensure speedy implementation of the Centre's social and economic programmes.
Bangladesh Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith on Saturday said there was no evidence that money collected by the Saradha chit fund group was deposited in any of the banks in his country to fund Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh outfit, which is linked to Burdwan blast, there.
A Bill for inclusion of the leader of single largest opposition party in Lok Sabha as a member of a committee selecting chairperson and members of Lokpal will be brought in the next session of Parliament, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said here on Saturday.
Union Minister Jitendra Singh, a prominent BJP face from Jammu region, on Saturday parried questions on government formation in Jammu and Kashmir where his party is in deliberations with others to form the government.
Even as speculations were rife about Bharatiya Janata Party joining hands with National Conference to form government in Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah clarified on Thursday that there was no discussion going on between the two parties.