Tag: Information And Broadcasting Minister

Modi's team rejig: Rathore replaces Irani in I&B, Goyal gets Finance

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday effected a reshuffle in his Cabinet by replacing Smriti Irani as Information and Broadcasting Minister with Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, who was a Minister of State in the ministry. In other changes, portfolios of Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley, who underwent kidney transplant on Monday, have […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Bengal BJP has full backing of party's central leadership: Smriti Irani

Kolkata: Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Friday accused the West Bengal government of “completely failing” to maintain law and order situation in the state and said the state BJP has the full backing of the party’s central leadership. Irani said the reports of widespread pre-poll violence in Bengal over the filing of nomination for […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Venkaiah Naidu is NDA's Vice President pick

New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister and senior BJP leader M. Venkaiah Naidu was on Monday chosen as the ruling NDA’s candidate for the August 5 Vice Presidential election, bringing to an end the suspense over the ruling combine’s nominee for the second important constitutional post. BJP President Amit Shah announced his candidature after a […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Manish Tewari
Blackout of channels in UP: I&B Minister promises action

Amid reports that two news channels were blacked out in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari today asked the managements of the channels to give a complaint over which action would be taken

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Arun Jaitley
Future belongs to digital India, says Jaitley

Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley Monday said the future belongs to digital media due to its reach

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Parliament session from June 17, Budget on July 5

New Delhi: The first session of the newly-elected Lok Sabha has been convened from June 17 to July 26 and the new government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi will present its first Budget on July 5, in which it is expected to provide an insight about the programmes to be undertaken in the second term. […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
118 New Community Radio Stations To Be Set Up: Javadekar

New Delhi: As many as 118 new community radio stations are in the process of being set up in various parts of the country, including in Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected districts, north-east and Jammu and Kashmir, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday. Community radio is a great way to communicate with […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021