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Halwa ceremony marks printing of Budget-2019 documents at Finance Ministry

Sitharaman, India's first full-fledged woman Finance Minister will present the annual Budget for the financial year 2019-20 on July 5.

22 Jun 2019 6:44 PM

Nirmala Sitharaman holds first pre-Budget meet on agri, rural issues

Sitharaman said that the concerns of the agriculture sector are high on the priority of the present government.

12 Jun 2019 2:02 AM

Par panel concerned over ability of Facebook to check misuse of its platform

Facebook, apologised for remarks made by Facebook employees especially on terrorism and recent Pulwama attacks.

06 Mar 2019 4:11 PM

Top Twitter executives get 15 days to appear before parliamentary panel

Parliamentary panel passed a resolution that they will not meet any officials till top executives of global team deposed before them.

11 Feb 2019 6:19 PM

Rahul's Mansarovar Yatra farce, tweets Anurag Thakur, attaches controversial FB post

The BJP leader alleged that the Congress earlier showed its 'anti-Hindu' mentality through its stand on the Ram Sethu issue.

05 Sep 2018 8:41 AM


Proposal under consideration to call 'postman' as 'postperson'

The committee agreed that word 'dakia' is gender neutral but said it is a Hindi vocabulary.

08 Aug 2018 5:57 PM

Govt asked to get FB assurance on poll bugging

Thakur posted a tweet inviting questions and queries from the general public on online security and privacy.

20 Apr 2018 1:12 AM

Media screening of Padmavati to influence CBFC? parliamentary panel to Bhansali

The panel is headed by BJP MP Anurag Thakur and its members are senior BJP leader LK Advani and film actor Raj Babbar, a Congress leader.

30 Nov 2017 9:30 PM

Lok Sabha Speaker warns Anurag Thakur over use of cellphone

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge wanted to know why action was not being taken against Mr Thakur.

27 Jul 2017 3:14 AM

I won’t shy away from responsibility, says Anurag Thakur

The Supreme Court recently dropped perjury charges against Thakur after he tendered an unconditional apology.

17 Jul 2017 5:34 AM


Former BCCI president Anurag Thakur tenders fresh unconditional apology in contempt case

The apex court passed its verdict on July 18, 2016 accepting the majority of the reforms suggested by the three-member panel.

13 Jul 2017 8:26 PM

Anurag Thakur leaps to Virat Kohli’s defence

Thakur said the BCCI top brass had a lot to answer for in the current controversy.

26 Jun 2017 12:23 AM

No BJP CM face for Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls?

There is also confusion over whether or not Union minister J.P. Nadda will be sent back to the state.

29 Apr 2017 1:39 AM

Private mobile towers in govt buildings soon

The companies can also put up towers to improve mobile services in Lutyens’ Bungalow Zone area.

13 Apr 2017 12:54 AM

Administrators get major relief from Supreme Court

The court had directed the COA to supervise the administration of the BCCI through its chief executive officer Rahul Johri.

25 Mar 2017 2:09 AM


Anurag Thakur lashes out at BCCI for not standing by Kohli, Team India

Thakur also came down heavily on 'disgraceful' Australian media and Cricket Australia officials.

23 Mar 2017 7:34 PM

Anurag Thakur tenders unconditional apology to SC

Anurag Thakur, who is facing contempt charges, on Monday tendered 'unconditional and unqualified apology' in Supreme Court.

06 Mar 2017 6:03 PM

Ousted Anurag Thakur apologises in Supreme Court

The ICC does not allow government intervention in the functioning of its member boards and they could even be suspended.

16 Feb 2017 7:20 AM

Ex-BCCI pres Anurag Thakur seeks apology in Supreme Court

The apex court in its earlier order had held that Anurag Thakur prima facie appeared to have committed perjury.

15 Feb 2017 6:49 PM

BCCI COA sacks staff appointed by Thakur, Ajay Shirke

Anurag Thakur and Ajay Shirke were removed from their respective BCCI posts on January 2 by the Supreme Court.

06 Feb 2017 1:11 PM