Kiren Rijiju(Search results - 16)
Other Sports10, Oct 2019, 2:54 PM IST
Sports minister Kiren Rijiju praises legend Mary Kom for making India proud
'The way Mary Kom has shown her commitment towards the sports after becoming a mother of three children it is a big message to sports,' Kiren Rijiju told reporters
India24, Sep 2019, 5:21 PM IST
Howdy Modi: Setting petty politics aside Congressman Milind Deora praises PM, but party livid?
Setting politics aside, Congressman Milind Deora was effusive in his praise of the Howdy Modi event. But this has not gone down too well with the Congress as it feels he has not followed the party’s view on the issue.
Other Sports14, Sep 2019, 9:22 AM IST
Kiren Rijiju felicitates former hockey champions; says ‘there were tears in my eyes while honouring these legends’
Kiren Rijiju honoured Indian hockey legends and said, 'They were the stars and they will forever remain the Indian heroes! I'll tweet one by one mentioning their achievements for our great nation'
Football13, Sep 2019, 1:30 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju launches Baichung Bhutia’s book; lauds Indian football team
'The Indian football team has improved its standard drastically. Sunil Chhetri was not there in the match, still, the team was able to draw their match against Qatar in the qualifying tournament. I wish Chhetri a speedy recovery. Football is the most popular sport in the world and India should look to cement their place as a strong force in the sport,' Kiren Rijiju said
Other Sports6, Sep 2019, 3:40 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju hails Indian shooters as best in world, hopes for ‘good number of medals’ at Tokyo Olympics
The Indian shooting team returned to the country on Thursday (September 5) after claiming nine medals, including five golds, at the recently-concluded ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro
Other Sports5, Sep 2019, 10:11 AM IST
Kiren Rijiju ensures strong action: Swimming coach Surajit Ganguly sacked after allegations of molesting 15-year-old girl
'I've taken a strong view of the incident. The Goa Swimming Association has terminated the contract of coach Surajit Ganguly. I'm asking the Swimming Federation of India to ensure that this coach is not employed anywhere in India. This applies to all Federations & disciplines,' Kiren Rijiju wrote
Other Sports4, Sep 2019, 1:40 PM IST
2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games: Kiren Rijiju writes to UK secretary of sport for shooting’s inclusion
Shooting has been India's strong points in the Commonwealth Games and the sport's exclusion didn't go down well with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA), which has threatened to boycott the quadrennial event if the decision is not considered
Other Sports31, Aug 2019, 1:49 PM IST
Gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci praises Indian school kids after video goes viral
A boy and a girl, in their school uniforms, were seen in a 15-second video clip doing tough gymnastic moves. It also caught the attention of Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju. Gymanstics legend Nadia Comaneci called it 'awesome'
India29, Aug 2019, 1:03 PM IST
PM Modi: ‘Fit India Movement’ will lead country towards healthy future
The launch of 'Fit India Movement' was attended by Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju and this year's national sports award winners among others. During the launch, PM Narendra Modi said that ‘Fit India’ will take the country towards a healthier future
India4, Jun 2019, 3:57 PM IST
Modi government goes bullish for minority development
Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that ensuring socio-economic-educational empowerment of Minorities through “3Es”- Education, Employment and Empowerment was the ministry's target.
MyNation Election Video Parlour11, Apr 2019, 7:43 PM IST
Kiren Rijiju exercises franchise, interacts with voters
Minister of state for home affairs Kiren Rijiju exercised his voting rights on Thursday. He is among the high profile candidates whose constituency witnessed voting in the first phase of the Lok Sabha polls.
Politics27, Mar 2019, 10:53 AM IST
BJP wins two seats from Arunachal Pradesh even before election
The Arunachal Pradesh chief electoral officer added that the Election Commission will officially declare the two BJP candidates as having won without a contest only after the last date of withdrawal of nomination papers on March 28
India26, Mar 2019, 6:48 PM IST
500% jump in Kiren Rijiju’s immovable asset, 250% increased in Gaurav Gogoi's assets
Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju's immovable asset has gone up from Rs 9.50 lakh in 2014 to Rs 49 lakh at present.
India25, Feb 2019, 9:02 AM IST
Arunachal Pradesh to junk PRC given to 6 communities after violent protests break out
The Ministry of Home Affairs has dispatched 10 additional companies of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) for deployment in law-and-order duties in Itanagar and other violence-hit places, an official said
News21, Jul 2018, 5:18 PM IST
Kerala floods: Central govt has approved Rs 80 crore aid, says Kiren Rijiju after visiting State
41 people have died in Kerala so far due to rain-related incidents; Kuttanadu in the Alappuzha district is the worst-hit; several relief camps have been set up and over one lakh people have taken refuge in them