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Himachal Pradesh Shanta among two sitting MPs dropped, Anurag Thakur retained

Thakur, who is the son of senior party leader and former chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal, is a three-time MP from Hamirpur. He will be contesting for a fourth term.

Parliamentary panel concerned over ability of Facebook to check misuse of its platform

Senior official of Facebook appeared before the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Information Technology headed by BJP MP Anurag Thakur and responded to concerns raised by the lawmakers over the possible misuse of social media to influence elections.


Excess money kept by RBI a raid on the economy: BJP MP

Participating in the debate on the Supplementary Demands for Grants in the Lok Sabha, Anurag Thakur cited infrastructure projects being stuck due to lack of liquidity.

PCB compensation case: Former BCCI chief Anurag Thakur welcomes ICC's judgement

According to Anurag Thakur, Indian audience will like to see India-Pakistan matches only when the relationship between the two nations are "cordial".

BJP appoints Anurag Thakur as chief whip for Lok Sabha before Monsoon Session

Thakur replaces Rakesh Singh, who was recently made Madhya Pradesh BJP president and is busy with election strategy in the poll-bound state.

Anurag Thakur launches campaign for affordable sanitary napkins in Hamirpur

BJP MP from Hamirpur, Anurag Thakur, said cheap and good quality sanitary napkins will be made and distributed to women in his constituency. Self-help groups and mahila mandals will be part of the campaign.


Nagaland women's U-19 team all-out for two runs: The other side of the story

Nagaland scored 2 runs from 17 overs and nine of their batters got out for duck in a U-19 women’s one-day game.

Anurag Thakur takes dig at Lodha reforms after Nagaland capitulation

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

Anurag Thakur proposes jail term of at least 10 years for match fixing

A regulatory body for sports federations should be set up to check such frauds, the bill, which is likely to be tabled in the winter session of Parliament, proposes.

I can see the spark in BJP cadre after announcement of Dhumal ji’s name, says Anurag Thakur

"Modi factor is very much there in Himachal, PM’s works are appreciated here. Earlier, they were saying there was no Modi factor in UP, Uttarakhand and Assam, but we won everywhere because of this factor only."

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Sports should be free from political prejudice: BCCI secretary

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Speaking on the Himachal Government’s demand for a change in venue of the match between India and Pakistan in the T20 World Cup, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur on Tuesday said sports should be free from every political prejudice. Thakur said the venues of the T20 World Cup matches were decided one year in advance, adding that there is no point of raising an objection now. He emphasised that showing the disability to organise the match between the two nations will definitely tarnish the image of India.


Anurag Thakur calls for resumption of cricket ties with Pakistan

Stressing that it was important to sit across the table and talk to Pakistan, BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur said that cricket could pave the way for other issues, such as terrorism and trade, to be discussed.