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Virendra Kumar

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

BJP MP Virendra Kumar sworn in as protem speaker of Lok Sabha

Kumar will oversee the oath-taking of newly elected LS members on Monday and Tuesday.

17 Jun 2019 10:52 AM

BJP’s dalit face Kumar to be pro-tem speaker

The first session of the newly-constituted 17th Lok Sabha will be held from June 17 to July 26.

12 Jun 2019 2:10 AM

BJP MP Dr Virendra Kumar to be Protem Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha

The oath to the newly-elected members will be administered on the first two days and the new Speaker will be elected on June 19.

11 Jun 2019 12:12 PM

Govt introduces amendments to POCSO Act in LS

This is being introduced to address the strong need to take stringent measures to deter rising trend of child sex abuse in India.

08 Jan 2019 4:58 PM


Finance ministry considering to exclude income from minor asset transfer

Virendra Kumar said the request to carry out amendment in the Income Tax Act was under the consideration of the Finance Ministry.

02 Aug 2018 4:07 PM

Cabinet reshuffle: 9 new ministers to be inducted tomorrow

Cabinet reshuffle and swearing in of new ministers will be held on Sunday morning ahead of PM's visit to China.

02 Sep 2017 9:26 PM

Parliamentary panel junks claims on power sector achievements

Parliamentary body led by BJP MP says that target was overachieved due to pvt sector.

25 Dec 2016 3:34 AM