Pawar has slammed Modi for dragging Indira Gandhi into demonetisation debate by saying that the then Prime Minister virtually rejected Chavan’s proposal in that direction.
Nitin Gadkari’s daughter Ketki, youngest of his three children, will tie the knot with Aditya Kaskhedikar, who works with Facebook in the US.
The government is under fire from the Opposition for allegedly passing the Income Tax Amendment Bill without having a discussion on the floor of the House.
As part of the campaign titled VISAKA — Vittiya Saksharta Abhiyan — Javadekar urged the institutions to go cashless first, before educating others about it
Prakash Javadekar said the Sanskrit version of Narendra Modi’s poetry book is an effort to promote the language and also for the benefit of Sanskrit-loving people.
Higher education needs redemption and renewal. New HRD minister must be open to new ideas.
An anathema to most welfare activists, removal is often the only solution for wildlife and people caught in acute, irreversible conflict
In contrast, when animals are hunted, some will be shot several times causing tremendous pain, but many others escape with one gunshot or flesh wound, and die later slowly.
Maneka Gandhi had a spat with the environment minister over killings of animals for scientific research
Maneka’s anger was directed at three notifications issued by the Environment Ministry in the last six months, each declaring a wild animal ‘vermin’, or pest, in a state for the period of one year. The ministry had, in December, declared blue bull, or nilgai, a vermin in Bihar.
Defending the Centre, Javadekar stated that taking such a decision was not the Centre’s prerogative, adding the Environment Ministry acted as per the law.
Maneka Gandhi on Thursday criticised Environment Ministry for alleged ‘killing of animals’
Maneka Gandhi said that the ministry was “writing letters to every state and allowing the killing of animals like elephants, wild boars and monkeys”.
The Centre has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the US for latest technology to help in arresting those engaged in poaching, he said.
The Environment Minister said a democratic decision-making process was being followed by the Modi government and all major decisions were taken after a consultative process.