Minister of State

May take eight-ten days to bring back bodies of 39 killed Indians from Iraq: V K Singh

It may take up to 10 days to bring back the bodies of all 39 Indians killed in Iraq as there will be legal processes involved, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said today.

published on : 20th March 2018

Case lodged against Bihar minister Ashwani Choubey's son for Bhagalpur communal clashes

Bhagalpur is a communally sensitive place as it witnessed one of the worst communal riots in 1989 in which more than 1,000 people were killed.

published on : 19th March 2018

One case of mob lynching of minorities in Rajasthan in three years: Hansraj Ahir to Rajya Sabha

The Union Minister of State for Home was replying to a question on whether it was a fact that there had been a series of mob lynching of minorities in Rajasthan from May 2015 to January 2018.

published on : 7th February 2018

Dineshwar Sharma has a free-hand in what he is doing: MoS Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir

The Centre had appointed Sharma as its representative for a "sustained dialogue with all stakeholders" to find a political solution to the Kashmir issue.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Attack on Swiss couple: Union Minister of State for Tourism writes to UP Chief Minister

Quentin Jeremy Clerc (24) and his girlfriend Marie Droz (24), who came to India on September 30, were allegedly attacked by a group of men near the railway station at Fatehpur Sikri on Sunday.

published on : 26th October 2017

Air India to save Rs 10 crore yearly by serving only vegetarian meals

National carrier Air India will be saving around Rs 8-10 crore annually through its decision to discontinue non-vegetarian meals in the economy class on domestic flights, parliament was told.

published on : 8th August 2017

No centralised data on pending RTI applications: Govt

The data regarding number of RTI applications pending department-wise and the number of departments having facilitation centres, is not centrally maintained, Jitendra Singh said.

published on : 2nd August 2017