The Minister’s initiative comes amid reports that Haryana government too sought had sought renaming of Akbar road after the Mewar ruler.
The Indian nationals were taken hostage by the ISIS on June 11 in 2014 in northern Iraq’s Mosul town.
“We have conveyed to China in very clear terms that you cannot have two standards on terrorism,” said Singh.
During Question Hour, Singh said the move to ban Azhar is on “technical hold” at the UN.
VK Singh said a curtain should not be put on the scandal by targeting only former IAF chief SP Tyagi.
MoS for External Affairs General V K Singh Thursday said diamonds sold in the name of Surat would not fetch as much value in Antwerp.
Singh, a Minister of State in the Modi government, said Tuesday that the said video is of Vijay Pal Tomar and not him as being linked, requesting people to counter the “mischief”.
Rahul Gandhi and senior leaders including Ghulam Nabi Azad and Mallikarjun Kharge shouted slogans before TV cameras in front of the main entrance of the Lok Sabha and not inside the House.
Jaitley says the issue he had raised ‘doesn’t survive’, Goyal expresses regret and withdraws his remark
The comments of Singh, Union Minister of State for External affairs, drew sharp criticism from the opposition, including the Congress, which demanded his immediate sacking.
V K Singh has offered a clarification but his central argument that ‘small’ is somehow insignificant or too small a matter to involve the central government is what has been damning in the government’s response to many issues.
BJP came to V K Singh’s defence saying the matter should not be blown out of proportion as he had already condemned the incident.
“There is a question mark on their act. Are they really concerned or is there any other reason (for returning the award)?” he asked.
The TSD was set up to conduct covert military operations but ran into trouble when reports of alleged irregularities and indiscriminate use of secret service funds emerged.
The SDM had gone to the village on receiving a complaint of the encroachment.