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Kiren Rijiju

AA Edit | Rijiju move a good signal

Interestingly, Mr Meghwal, as an MoS, will be a law minister without a Cabinet rank, somewhat unprecedented in the past several years

20 May 2023 12:41 AM

India is not Cong's fiefdom anymore: Kiren Rijiju slams Rahul over UK remarks

Rijiju added that Rahul can say whatever he wants but nobody can insult the country

16 Mar 2023 11:18 AM

AA Edit | Tackle judicial postings in transparent manner

It appears that Mr Rijiju has taken a leaf of national security out of the NDA government’s rule book to take on the Supreme Court

27 Jan 2023 12:05 AM

Anita Katyal | Rijiju flavour of month for BJP; Didi to expand media footprint

The fact that several states in the Northeast are heading for elections one of the reasons for this honour to Kiren Rijiju

22 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Can judiciary stomach govt role in selection of judges?

The government and the judiciary must together ensure that the cause of justice is not allowed to suffer any more

18 Jan 2023 12:10 AM


AA Edit | Govt must not bait judges, move to evolve system first

Democracy has infinite ways of resolving issues other than engaging in grandstanding and dishing out innuendo

17 Dec 2022 12:10 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | The hidden politics behind Supreme Court’s collegium

On the face of it, the collegium system is indeed untenable in principle in a democratic system. But it is not a simple issue

07 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Transparency needed in appointment of judges

The apex court has recently pointed out that the delays are stopping several people from even accepting an invitation to join the bench

30 Nov 2022 12:10 AM

Amit shah, Rajnath to be BJP observers in UP and Uttarakhand

Amit Shah has been appointed as the BJP’s central observer for the state legislature party meeting likely to be held soon

15 Mar 2022 6:59 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Aadhaar’s use and misuse: Govt spreads its tentacles

The Modi government is misusing this gap in the definition of Aadhaar to extend the power of the State to identify and monitor citizens

22 Dec 2021 11:52 PM


Smriti, Scindia, Sonowal on powerful panels as govt reconstitutes cabinet committees

Smriti Irani, Bhupender Yadav and Sarbananda Sonowal as the new members of the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs headed by PM

14 Jul 2021 12:25 AM

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju reiterates autonomy of NSFs is paramount

IOA president alleged interference by TOPS (Target Olympic Podium Scheme) CEO Rajesh the functioning of NSFs

18 Apr 2020 2:57 PM

Sports Minister visits SAI headquarters, essential staff resumes office

The SAI office was shut down on March 21 as part of precautionary measures to contain the virus

13 Apr 2020 12:28 PM

Only Olympics preparatory camps will run: Kiren Rijiju

Academic training at SAI training centres and all national camps and to stop

17 Mar 2020 1:48 PM

Clean sports is our agenda: Sports minister Kiren Rijiju

WADA on Monday handed a 4-year ban to Russia from participating and hosting major sporting events over its involvement in a doping scandal.

10 Dec 2019 3:12 PM


Leander Paes congratulated by Kiren Rijiju after Davis Cup win

India had progressed to the 2020 Qualifiers after securing a 4-0 lead against Pakistan in the Davis Cup.

03 Dec 2019 3:16 PM

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju says that India aims to be in top ten in US Olympics 2028

Rijiju said the government is vociferous in improving the conditions of sports and the economic status of the sportsperson in the country.

29 Nov 2019 8:43 PM

Kiren Rijiju confers Khel Ratna to Bajrang Punia

Punia has put events like Olympics a priority over the Pro League.

29 Nov 2019 10:41 AM

'Being cop is thankless job': Rijiju's now-deleted tweet on protests in Delhi

Rijiju clarified and said that, 'it's not a question of supporting any group. Just let's not take the law into our hands.'

05 Nov 2019 2:03 PM

Hopefully, India will revive its lost glory in hockey': Sports minister Kiren Rijiju

The minister said all the necessary steps are being taken to ensure that India displays the 'best-ever' performance at the Tokyo Olympics.

02 Nov 2019 11:13 AM