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Kiren Rijiju tests positive; several leaders infected

April 18, 2021 3:37 am

Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said he has tested positive for Covid-19.

Everest Massif Expedition: 12-member team to scale four peaks in two months

March 27, 2021 8:09 am

12-member team to scale four peaks in two months

GoM’s good news plan: Colour-code journalists, ‘neutralise’ the negative

March 06, 2021 7:54 am

The Indian Express reached out to Prasad, Irani, Javadekar and Thakur but they were unavailable for comment.

Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe requests Kiren Rijiju for help after IT raids on actor: 'Putting unnecessary stress’

March 05, 2021 5:09 pm

Taapsee Pannu’s boyfriend Mathias Boe requested Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju for help after IT raids on the actor. He said the raids were 'putting unnecessary stress on her family, especially her parents’.

'Yuva Bharat': Book gives a peek into life of India's young and famous

February 19, 2021 4:22 pm

The book, which boasts of snapshots of people from all walks of life, include the likes of actor Rajkumar Rao, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bhindra, Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Deb, BJP MP Tejasvi Surya and OYO founder Ritesh Agarwal.

Watch: Kiren Rijiju sings for Army jawans, video impresses many online

February 11, 2021 11:08 am

The minister from Arunachal Pradesh shared a clip which showed him performing before a group of army personnel. Singing a song 'Sansar Ki Har Shae' from popular BR Chopra film Dhund, Rijiju was seen crooning along with the army band.

Kiren Rijiju inaugurates kho-kho coaching camp aimed at picking best players

January 20, 2021 7:04 pm

Kho-Kho Federation of India and Ultimate Kho-Kho (UKK) introduced a High Performance Assessment and Scientific Analysis and Evaluation Programme called ''Rise in Sports Excellence'' for the first time in the country, a release said.

Rijiju: Area where China built village under occupation since Cong regime

January 20, 2021 5:48 am

Kiren Rijiju, Lok Sabha Member from Arunachal West, tweeted, “Those locations you are referring to have been under Chinese occupation since very-very long Congress regime in India. How can a national leader is ignorant and unaware of sensitive facts?”

Kiren Rijiju: Intend to start 1,000 Khelo India centres at district level across India

January 19, 2021 8:03 am

The Union minister pointed out that Maharashtra was the only state in the country to have three centres of excellence. "Out of 23 state centres of excellence, three would be in Maharashtra," he said.

Sports Ministry decides to name new, upgraded SAI facilities after sportspersons

January 17, 2021 11:13 pm

Very few of the country's sports facilities, including venues hosting events and training centres, are named after former sportspersons and this has often led to a debate on whether enough is being done to keep their achievements in public consciousness.


Exclusive pictures of MI-17 V5 Helicopters

April 10, 2015 12:28 pm

The two choppers are the first batch of the helicopters' fleet which are expected to join the BSF by year-end.


Along with Kerala, Nagaland is going through its own crisis this monsoon: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

The Nagaland government requires around Rs 800 crore immediately for the restoration of the damages caused by landslides and flash flood during this monsoon season, a top state government official said Monday. See more:

India has given all Pathankot attack evidence to Pak: Kiren Rijiju

March 01, 2016 8:32 am

New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Minister of state for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said that India has handed over all evidence collected in relation to Pathankot attack to Pakistan. He added that for the first time Pakistan has initiated action after handing over of evidence by India by registering the case. The Pakistan had decided to send a team to Pathankot but they haven't yet given details.

Headley’s deposition will lead to logical conclusions: Rijiju

February 08, 2016 9:31 am

Rampur/ New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said that David Coleman Headley revelation will lead India to a logical conclusion. He added that he cannot speak in details as he does not have any official confirmation yet. He further said that it was already known who is involved in the terror attack and Headley’s deposition will be helpful.

21st Century will be Asian Century: Rijiju in Tokyo

January 20, 2016 7:13 am

Tokyo, Jan 20 (ANI): Addressing a symposium in Tokyo, Japan, Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Kiren Rijiju said the 21st century will be the Asian Century as the world look to countries in Asia the for upliftment of the global economy.He said Asia would provide ideas and leadership for a harmonious global relationship.The theme of the symposium was 'Shared Values and Democracy in Asia'.