He claimed his ministry was actively working on improving air quality not just in Delhi but across the nation.
Rahul went on a sabbatical on Feb 22 and since then there have been questions over his absence from the public scene.
BJP MP Dilip Gandhi said all studies linking cancer to tobacco have come from abroad.
Javadekar was addressing a meeting of the Indian Merchants’ Chamber.
The institute had already reduced scale of its first mitigation plan for a 37-km stretch of NH-7 and slashed its expenditure to Rs 335 crore.
Police has registered an FIR against Swamy under section 153(A) (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language) of IPC
“These comments, which I have not seen, must be made by him in his personal capacity. This is not the party’s stand,” Javadekar said.
The Union minister was reacting to queries on summons issued by a special CBI court against Manmohan Singh.
Eight tigers have died in Karnataka, three in Tamil Nadu and two each in UP and MP. One tiger each has died in Kerala and Uttarakhand.
Mangrove park proposal gets a boost after Union minister Prakash Javadekar’s visit last week.
Through the new law farmers whose land was acquired for critical projects like atomic energy, petroleum and highways will also get compensation.
Ministers refuse WII plea to make flyovers for wildlife at Pench.
Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar visits Mulund, Kanjurmarg and Deonar dumping grounds Monday along with BJP MP Kirit Somaiya.
The United Nations Information Centre and the British High Commission have also organised events related to the subject this week.
The Environment Min also accused Sonia Gandhi of interfering in important decisions during her party’s rule at the Centre.