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UV-C technology to mitigate coronavirus spread soon in Parliament, says minister

July 14, 2021 7:33 am

The technology is meant for the “mitigation of airborne transmission of SARS-COV-2’’.

Don't create panic about 3rd wave, basic mantra is 'precaution, no panic': Jitendra Singh to docs

June 28, 2021 4:33 pm

At an event organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry, Jitendra Singh said Covid-appropriate behaviour can act as a safeguard against the third wave.

Need for increasing maximum age limit for recruitment due to COVID pandemic doesn't arise: Centre

March 25, 2021 3:13 pm

Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh Jitendra Singh said that recrcuiting agencies have been making necessary arrangements for conduct of examinations in a safe manner considering the COVID-19 pandemic safety protocols.

Reserve list of UPSC's civil services exam is not waiting list: MoS Jitendra Singh

February 11, 2021 8:41 pm

"Reserve list is not the waiting list. It is a routine procedure," Jitendra Singh said. He said this arrangement of issuing the reserve list was started in 2003

Pensioners can submit life certificates till Feb 28: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

December 20, 2020 10:21 pm

In addition to this, he said, the pensioners above the age of 80 years were given an exclusive window from October 1 onward to submit their life certificate so as to avoid rush likely to happen from the opening date of November 1.

Male govt employees who are single parents can now take child care leave: MoS Jitendra Singh

October 27, 2020 7:36 am

‘Single male parent’ includes unmarried employees, widowers and divorcees, who may be expected to take up the responsibility of caring for a child single-handedly, said Singh, who is the Minister of State (Personnel).

Chandrayaan-3 set to launch in early next year

September 10, 2020 11:28 am

The announcement was made by Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday where he revealed that the mission to Moon will not include an orbiter like the Chandrayaan-2. But, it will include a rover and a lander.

PV Sindhu to S Jaishankar: Indians are now participating in this virtual running event

August 19, 2020 7:26 pm

The country-wide event was recently launched by Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju. Since then, celebrities have taken to social media to post their running videos

India-Bangladesh rail link to be ready by 2021: Minister Singh

February 09, 2020 9:06 pm

Singh said when the construction of the railway line, between Agartala in Tripura and Akhaura in Bangladesh, will be completed, it will pave the way for running the first train from the northeast to Bangladesh.

UPSC Civil Services recruitment lowest in past four years: Personnel Ministry

February 08, 2020 12:23 pm

A total of 3,750 candidates were recommended by the UPSC in 2015-16, 3,020 in 2016-17, 3,083 in 2017-18 and 2,352 in 2018-19, said Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh


Vijai Sharma takes oath as CIC; Modi, Jaitley, Kharge attend ceremony

June 10, 2015 5:00 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.