Kiren Rijiju

Parties seek consensus for Speaker elections

As the new Lok Sabha gears up to select a Speaker on June 26, the ruling and Opposition coalition groups are working together

Kiren Rijiju draws inspiration from old parliament for future

NEW DELHI: Union minister Kiren Rijiju has described his last day in the old parliament as “very memorable”. Speaking to The New Indian, Rijiju said, “The last day is always very memorable. We will always draw inspiration from the grand old parliament house.” He also pledged that by drawing inspiration from the old building, he will […]

Another change in Law Ministry: MoS Baghel moves to Health Ministry

Announcement comes hours after Union Minister Kiren Rijiju was moved out of the ministry to Earth Sciences

Eyes on Rajasthan polls, Centre replaces Rijiju with Meghwal as law minister

Many BJP supporters argue that the move will have no concrete impact on Rajasthan Assembly elections

We’ll Follow All Rules, Process: Rijiju After Ramana Names Next CJI

NEW DELHI: Union Law Minister Kiren Rijuju said that he received a letter from Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana after he sought his recommendation for the next CJI. “I have received the letter from the CJI nominating the next possible successor to become the CJI. There is a process; we are following the […]

Sonia Gandhi Should Apologise To Country: BJP

NEW DELHI: Through the remark of Congress Lok Sabha leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury against President Draupadi Murmu, Congress has laid bare its anti-tribal mentality and we strongly condemn the comment, Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju said on Thursday. “Since the day she was nominated for the post, the Congress party has been making insulting remarks. […]

In Mongolia, Rijiju Pays Respect To Kapilavastu Relics

  NEW DELHI: On an official visit to Mongolia, Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday paid his respects to holy Kapilavastu relics at Gandan monastery in capital Ulaanbaatar. He was accompanied by President Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh on this occasion. The two leaders also paid respects to Lord Buddha’s holy relics of Mongolia kept alongside Kapilavastu relics. […]

SC Puts Sedition Law On Hold, Says Aggrieved Can Seek Bail; Rijiju, Gandhi Spar On Its Origin

NEW DELHI: Hours after the Supreme Court of India put the contentious Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, popularly known as ‘Sedition Law’, in abeyance and urged the state governments not to register fresh FIRs under this law till a government-formed committee re-evaluates its framework, a war of words erupted between the ruling Bharatiya […]