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MSMEs to be decided based on turnover; Bill introduced in Lok Sabha​

The bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha by Minister of State for MSMEs Giriraj Singh, after he withdrew the 2015 Bill on the issue.

published on : 23rd July 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar disapproves Giriraj's meeting Bajrang Dal activists; BJP differs

Giriraj Singh, who represents Nawada in the Lok Sabha, had on Saturday called on the jailed activists, one of whom was arrested recently in connection with a communal flare-up.

published on : 9th July 2018

JD(U), BJP face off after Nitish Kumar slams Giriraj Singh for meeting those accused of communal clashes

Even though the Bihar CM asserted that there was no rift between JD(U) and BJP, the saffron party’s leaders reacted sharply over his comments on Giriraj Singh.

published on : 9th July 2018

Union minister Giriraj Singh meets VHP, Bajrang Dal leaders in jail, trains guns on Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Defending the arrested VHP and Bajrang Dal leaders, Singh said that they were arrested even though they were trying to restore peace during the communal tensions in Nawada.

published on : 7th July 2018

Centre aiming to create four lakh jobs annually in 800 villages: MoS for MSME Giriraj Singh

It is decided to create a model under which 400 villages in first phase and 400 villages in the second phase will generate four lakh jobs every year, Singh said.

published on : 7th April 2018

266 districts achieved target of 75 projects under PMEGP: Government

MSME Minister Giriraj Singh today said 266 districts have achieved the target of 75 projects under Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme during 2016-17.

published on : 21st March 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar punch at BJP ministers

After RJD won the recent by-elections in Araria, Singh had courted controversy by saying the district will become a hub of terror.

published on : 20th March 2018

Union Minister Giriraj Singh defends PM on pakoda remark, says five crore jobs to be created by next year

He said that some sections were mocking these initiatives, alluding to the furore over Modi's omment that even those selling "pakodas" were part of the cycle of employment generation.

published on : 17th February 2018

RJD to approach EC for disqualification of Union Minister Giriraj Singh from Lok Sabha

The BJP MP from Nawada, and who is Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, was named in a case of grabbing of land belonging to a Dalit.

published on : 9th February 2018

Union minister Giriraj Singh booked in land grab case in Bihar; Congress, RJD seek his ouster

An FIR has been registered against Union minister Giriraj Singh and 32 other people in a case pertaining to alleged efforts to grab a Dalit man’s land in Bihar.

published on : 8th February 2018

Posters declare Union minister Giriraj Singh ‘missing’; Bihar BJP gets jitters

Singh has reportedly been facing public resentment in his parliamentary constituency for the past six months.

published on : 10th January 2018

After Union Minister Giriraj Singh, Congress's Ramesh Chennithala likens Kerala CM to Kim Jong-Un

Pinarayi Vijayan had recently lavished praise on the North Korea's leader for putting up a "tough" resistance against the "imperialist" America.

published on : 10th January 2018

‘Coir Board has set export target of Rs 2,300 crore for 2017-18 fiscal’

The Coir  Board, which has achieved an export worth `2,281.65 crore in 2016-17 has fixed a target at `2,300 crore worth exports for 2017-18, according to Union Minister for MSME Giriraj Singh. 

published on : 9th January 2018

Government tables amended OBC bill in Lok Sabha

The discussion on the Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill 2017 had an abrupt end due to heated exchanges between union minister Giriraj Singh and TMC member Kalyan Banerjee.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Union minister Giriraj Singh showers praise on Nitish Kumar

Kumar in his brief address expressed satisfaction over the progress made in sectors like road and power and reiterated his government’s resolve to make available safe drinking water to all.

published on : 30th December 2017
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