Jitendra Singh

  • 100 days of Modi government: We are satisfied to a great extent, says Jitendra Singh September 3, 2014

    The BJP government recently completed 100 days in power. Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh said, "We are satisfied to a great extent in the last few weeks, we have accomplished a number of new initiatives." ...
  • Is there a bias against Hindi speakers in civil services exams? July 16, 2014

    After the government urged the Union Public Service Commission to postpone the Civil Services Preliminary Exam, the issue was raised in Parliament on Wednesday. Minister of state for Personnel Jitendra Singh told Lok Sabha that no aspirant will discriminated against on the basis of language. ...
  • J&K: NC, PDP fume over MoS PMO's remark on Article 370 May 28, 2014

    Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh stirred up a controversy by his statement on the repeal of Article 370 in the Jammu and Kashmir. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that it will isolate the people of the state. PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti also slammed the statement saying it has...
  • J&K would never have been a part of India without Article 370: Omar Abdullah May 27, 2014

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said that if Article 370 wasn't there, J&K would not have been part of India. In an exclusive interview to IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai, Omar said, "Article 370 is the link between J&K and India, if it's taken away then what's left?" On...
  • Confident of winning against Azad: BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh April 17, 2014

    The Udhampur-Doda seat in Jammu and Kashmir is voting on Thursday. Riding on the Modi wave, BJP's Dr Jitendra Singh is taking on Congress leader and Union Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad. Speaking to CNN IBN's Mufti Islah, Jitendra Singh said he's very confident of a win. ...
  • Thinking of ways to bring transparency in sports: Jitendra Singh May 24, 2013

    Even as Sports Minister Jitendra Singh said the the functioning of the IPL and the BCCI do not come under the Sports Ministry, he added that the government is thinking of ways to bring more transparency in Indian sports. ...
  • Sports minister hopes the IOA ban to be lifted soon April 18, 2013

    Sports Minister Jitendra Singh says that most of the issues with IOC have been sorted out and hopes that the ban on IOA will be lifted soon. ...
  • We should wait for Vijender test results: Sports Minister April 4, 2013

    Sports Minister Jitendra Singh told CNNIBN that WADA rules say that Vijender can be checked for heroin. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Jitendra Singh December 8, 2012

    The sports minister Friday took the bold decision to derecognise India's amateur boxing and archery federations because of their faulty electoral process. ...