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No official estimation of black money: Finance ministry informs Rajya Sabha

Responding to the question on official estimation of black money in the country, MoS Finance Anurag Singh Thakur said the government has taken several concrete steps to crack down on black money .

Jul 23, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 31 May 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

May 31, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Lok Sabha Elections Result 2019: Anurag Thakur on BJP's massive lead

EC has begun with the process that would ultimately decide which party and alliance could form the next government in the country. Watch this video to know more.

May 23, 2019, 15:04 PM IST

Facebook officials to appear before parliamentary panel today over safeguarding user data

Facebook V-P Joel Kaplan (Global Public Policy) will appear before the Parliamentary Committee on Tuesday. 

Mar 06, 2019, 07:28 AM IST

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey won't appear before Parliamentary panel on Feb 25

The meeting had been called against the backdrop of growing concerns about safeguarding citizens' data privacy and the possibility of social media platforms being used to interfere in the upcoming elections.

Feb 22, 2019, 14:18 PM IST

Twitter officials arrive in Parliament for discussion, snubbed by panel members

A parliamentary committee had summoned Twitter officials over the issue of safeguarding citizens' rights on social media platforms.

Feb 11, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Action likely, hints govt after Twitter officials refuse to appear before Parliamentary panel

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and other top executives of the company had declined to appear before the parliamentary panel citing "short notice" period.

Feb 09, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

BJP MP Anurag Thakur honoured with Sansad Ratna Award

He is the first MP from the BJP, besides being the only Member of Parliament from north India, to have been awarded the Jury Committee Special Award.

Jan 20, 2019, 10:12 AM IST

BJP MP Anurag Thakur dons a 'Namo jacket' in Parliament, PM Narendra Modi says 'looking good'

Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot also posted his photograph of himself wearing the jacket.

Jan 09, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

She's still 'Italian lady' for world: Anurag Thakur on alleged link between Sonia Gandhi, Christian Michel

In a veiled attack on UPA chief Sonia Gandhi, Thakur said that even after India electing her as an MP so many times, she is still an 'Italian lady' for the world.

Jan 06, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar, Anurag Thakur launch sporting initiative

BJP MP Anurag Thakur and cricketing great Sachin Tendulkar on Friday launched 'Star Khel Mahakumbh' in the presence of 1500 athletes.

May 04, 2018, 19:12 PM IST

Ask Facebook to pledge not to allow meddling in our elections, Parliament panel demands

The parliamentary standing committee has asked the government to get an assurance from Facebook that it would not misuse the users' data to influence polls in India.

Apr 20, 2018, 00:01 AM IST

Parliamentary panel calls Sanjay Leela Bhansali over 'Padmavati' controversy

Top officials said Sanjay Leela Bhansali is "shying away" from making an appearance and is yet to confirm.

Nov 28, 2017, 23:02 PM IST

Cricket in northeast needs nurturing not humiliation, Anurag Thakur says taking a dig at Lodha reforms

In a BCCI's U-19 women's One-Day Super League match, Nagaland were shot out for an incredible score of just two against Kerala with as many nine batters getting out for duck.

Nov 24, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

Watch - BJP MP Anurag Thakur's scathing attack on the Congress

Himachal Pradesh on Thursday recorded its highest polling in Assembly elections.

Nov 09, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

Virender Sehwag's 'setting' remark should not be taken otherwise: Anurag Thakur

Sehwag had on Friday said he missed out on becoming the Indian cricket team's chief coach for the lack of patronage from the powers within the BCCI and will not apply for the position again.

Sep 18, 2017, 00:37 AM IST

Opposition leaders indulging in character assassination: HP CM Virbhadra Singh

The appointment to higher posts should be through elections only and as per the constitution of the Congress.

Aug 07, 2017, 21:47 PM IST

Law and order situation worsening in Himachal Pradesh: BJP MP Anurag Thakur

Due to the failure of government and police in handling the Shimla case, the public has lost faith in the state machinery and is resorting to protests.

Aug 01, 2017, 20:52 PM IST

Anurag Thakur expresses regret over mobile use; Sumitra Mahajan warns

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday warned BJP member Anurag Thakur for allegedly filming video inside the House, but a dissatisfied opposition demanded action against him as was taken against AAP's Bhagwant Mann.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

Won't shy away from accepting responsibility for Indian cricket: Anurag Thakur

Recently, former India captain Sourav Ganguly, while accepting birthday wish from Thakur, urged him to make a comeback into cricket administration.

Jul 16, 2017, 14:46 PM IST