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1,006 lost lives in May-June due to thunderstorms, floods

Jul 18 2018

Over 1,000 people lost their lives in May and June due to natural calamities like thunderstorms and floods in the country, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju said today.

Rajnath reviews border area development programme

Jul 12 2018

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the ongoing development programme being run in 17 states located along the international borders.

Rijiju to lead Indian delegation for disaster meet in Mongolia

Jul 01 2018

An Indian delegation led by Union minister Kiren Rijiju will participate in the AMCDRR 2018 to be held in Mongolia from July 3.

Vice President visits AIIMS to inquire about Vajpayee's health

Jun 18 2018

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, along with his family members visited the AIIMS to inquire about the health condition of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

'UK confirms Nirav Modi's presence in Britain'

Jun 11 2018

The United Kingdom has confirmed that Indian diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is at the centre of a money laundering case linked to the over Rs 13,000 crore PNB fraud.

No damage to any gurdwara in Shillong: Rijiju

Jun 03 2018

There has been no damage to any gurdwara or other institutions belonging to the Sikh community in Meghalaya where clashes took place between a group of bus drivers and locals, Kiren Rijiju said.

Assam Rifles role in protecting North East vital: Rijiju

May 19 2018

Union minister Kiren Rijiju today said the Assam Rifles plays a significant role by providing security to the northeastern region which is important due to its strategic location.

NGOs seeking foreign funds require 'DARPAN' registration: Govt

Mar 27 2018

NGOs seeking foreign donations under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act are required to be registered under "DARPAN" web portal of NITI Aayog, Parliament was told.

Govt may relax restriction for foreigners to visit protected area

Mar 25 2018

"Discussions are on with the state govts to relax the Restricted Area Permit provisions for some areas for foreign tourists," Rijiju told PTI.

Rajnath for special mechanism to reduce recruitment delays in forces

Mar 22 2018

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh called for initiation of special mechanisms for reducing delays and fast-tracking recruitment process in the paramilitary forces.

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