Tag: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi, RCP Singh resign from Union Cabinet
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, RCP Singh resign from Union Cabinet

Naqvi, a senior BJP leader, is also the deputy leader of the Rajya Sabha. Singh is a minister in the Modi Cabinet from JD(U) quota.

  • Wednesday, 06 July 2022
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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi likely to be new J&K Lt Governor

Naqvi finally emerged as the top choice for the Lt Governor's post in J&K after the growing concern in New Delhi over the recent targeted killings.

  • Wednesday, 22 June 2022
There Is No Ban On Wearing Hijab In India, Says Naqvi

The Hijab row started when six students were allegedly denied entry to the Pre-University Girls' College in coastal district headquarters town of Udupi in Karnataka in December last year for wearing Hijab as it was against the prescribed uniform.

  • Sunday, 27 February 2022
Hunar Haat Providing Employment Opportunities To Lakhs Of Craftsmen: Union Min Naqvi
Hunar Haat Providing Employment Opportunities To Lakhs Of Craftsmen: Union Min Naqvi

The country has adequate facilities and resources to tackle Corona challenges. Instead of panic, we should focus on precaution and prevention, he added.

  • Thursday, 30 December 2021
Haj 2022 Will Be Fully Online, With A 'Swadeshi' Touch: Naqvi

Indian government announced the 2022 schedules for the most important pilgrimage of Muslims, with a fully online process and a 'swadeshi' touch, Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said on Monday

  • Monday, 01 November 2021
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Haj 2022 Process In India To Be 100 Pc Digital: Union Minister Naqvi

The Haj 2022 will be announced after consultations with different departments concerned in the upcoming Haj review meeting to be held in New Delhi on October 21, the statement said.

  • Sunday, 10 October 2021
Congress confused on triple talaq says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday attacked the Congress for its “confused” stand on the Triple Talaq Bill and wanted to know why it was sad while the Muslim women were happy. “These days a number of reforms are being brought in. The Triple Talaq Bill is one of them,” the Minority […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Naqvi, Rishi Kapoor inaugurate '8th Jagran Film Festival'

New Delhi: Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor here on Saturday inaugurated the “8th Jagran Film Festival”, which will travel to 16 cities across India and showcase over 400 films. The festival will feature a retrospective on Rishi’s acclaimed films including “Do Dooni Char”, “Chandni”, “Bobby”, “Kapoor […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
BJP leader Naqvi held guilty, gets bail

Lucknow: BJP leader and central minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Wednesday got bail after a court sentenced him to a year in prison for violating the model code of conduct in 2009. The chief judicial magistrate ordered the detention of the minister of state for minority affairs and parliamentary affairs but later released him on a […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Centre to provide quality education to Minority Communities’ Boys & Girls

New Delhi: Union Minister for Minority Affairs has said that the Central Government is very serious to provide quality education to the boys and girls belonging to Minority Communities. After dedicating a Computer Center for the students of Delhi United Christian Senior Secondary School, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister of Minority Affairs said that the Government […]

  • Thursday, 03 June 2021
Minority doesn't mean only Muslims: Naqvi

New Delhi: Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday said the term minority doesn’t denote only Muslims and that there are five other notified minorities: Jains, Buddhists, Christians, Parsis and Sikhs. Replying to a supplementary question in the Lok Sabha, the Minister said the government in last five year had connected 308 minority districts […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
'Headless' Congress has also become 'brainless': Naqvi on Adhir Ranjan's remarks

New Delhi: Hitting out at the Congress over its leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury’s Kashmir remarks in the Lok Sabha, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said “headless Congress” has now also become “brainless”. A controversy erupted after the Congress leader in the Lok Sabha questioned the legality behind introducing the bills on Jammu and […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Minority Affairs Ministry Team In Kashmir On Aug 27-28 To Identify Devp Projects: Naqvi

New Delhi: A Minority Affairs Ministry team will visit the Kashmir Valley for two days from Tuesday to identify the areas to implement centrally-sponsored development projects after provisions of Article 370 was abrogated, Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said. He also asserted that those opposing the government’s withdrawal of J&K’s special status, acting as […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
No country should be bothered about Kashmir, says Naqvi

Prayagraj: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday said that no one in the world needs to bother about Kashmir as India is working for its development. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made it clear that India will not bother anyone over Kashmir. The government is working for the development of the state and its […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Govt To Set Up 'Hunar Hubs' In Every State: Minister Naqvi

Allahabad: Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said here that his ministry has been working on war-footing to set up hunar hubs across the country to train indigenous talent of master artisans, craftsmen in the next five years as per the market needs. On the occasion of formal inauguration of a Hunar […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021