January 18, 2020 2:57 pm
The ministers are among the 36 ministers who are scheduled to hold close to 60 meetings in the Union Territory over the next six days. It was not immediately clear whether the team of ministers will stay back or return to the union capital.
January 04, 2020 7:47 am
The Rohingya are Muslim refugees from Myanmar who have accused the regime there of mass murder, rape and arson. Thousands of Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh, and some have also come to India.
January 03, 2020 5:13 pm
"Rohingyas are not part of the six religious minorities in three neighbouring states. They are from Myanmar and hence have to go as they are not eligible for Indian citizenship under the CAA," Jitendra Singh said.
December 15, 2019 10:28 pm
The J&K administration also said on Sunday that there was no proposal to extend Article 371-like provisions to the newly created union territory.
December 01, 2019 2:12 am
Jitendra Singh's statement comes in the wake of a month-long indefinite strike by lawyers in protest against the UT administration's decision to transfer power to register documents from judicial to revenue officials.
November 21, 2019 4:24 pm
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started the recruitment process to fill up 1.5 lakh vacancies during the year 2019-20, Jitendra Singh said.
November 16, 2019 7:31 am
NC MP Farooq Abdullah, his son Omar Abdullah and PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti have been under detention in Kashmir since the Centre decided on August 5 to scrap special status and bifurcate the state of J&K into two Union territories. All three have served as chief ministers.
October 24, 2019 3:52 pm
Jitendra Singh was speaking at an event to rename the Chenani-Nashri Tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir after Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee.
October 04, 2019 4:06 am
Singh praised Amit Shah and said he was the “most soft-hearted” home minister for making various facilities available to political leaders under house arrest in the state.
October 03, 2019 8:49 pm
Singh was invited to the varsity for a talk to deliver a lecture on 'Abrogation of Article 370: Peace, Stability and Development in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh'.
June 10, 2015 5:00 pm
President Pranab Mukherjee administers oath to new Chief Information Commissioner Vijai Sharma at Rashtrapati Bhavan.