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‘PM Modi dream to reconstruct buildings between 1911-27’

This comes a day after the Ministry announced the “development/redevelopment of Parliament Building, Common Central Secretariat and Central Vista” or a revamp of Lutyens’ Delhi.

Rajya Sabha gives its nod for Eviction Bill

The Bill would enable the estate officer to apply summary proceedings for evicting the unauthorised occupants after a three-day notice.


Unauthorised colonies: Puri takes aim at Delhi govt

Last week, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announced the Delhi government would regularise 1,797 of the colonies.

Air India suffered Rs 430 crore loss when Pakistan closed airspace: Hardeep Singh Puri

Hardeep Singh Puri said the government was committed to privatisation of Air India, but is working on a turnaround plan to make it profitable before taking a decision.

Hardeep Singh PuriL ‘Air India is more attractive after Jet shutdown’

Stating that the government to ensure the benefit of Indians, the national carrier will remain in Indian hands, Puri added, “The Government is committed to the strategic disinvestment of Air India."

Government committed to disinvestment of Air India

Responding to a series of supplementaries during Question Hour, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri also said though Air India is doing "extremely well", the debt burden on the carrier is "unsustainable".


Puri inaugurates central command centre for air traffic flow management

The minister said the defense forces will also use this system. “All platforms in the air, whether they are fixed wing or rotor craft, etc., are all part of this safety and integrated airflow management system,” he added.

Free Metro for women: Spelling out Centre’s stand, Puri calls AAP govt disruptionist

Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, responding to Puri, said they only needed his blessings. “We just want him to keep smiling and extend his blessings to us. There is a concrete plan and no lack of funds for the proposal to allow free travel to women in buses and Metro,” Sisodia said.

Kejriwal announced free ride for women in buses, metro without making a proposal: Hardeep Puri

Earlier this week, Kejriwal announced that his government proposes to make travel for women free in public transport buses and Metro trains. The move comes a few months ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections in Delhi. There are around 5,400 buses, including of 3,700 DTC buses and 1700 cluster buses.

On the campaign trail Hardeep Singh Puri: With late-night meetings, handshakes, minister makes up for lost time

It’s almost midnight and the city appears fast asleep by the time he steps out, but the minister has yet another meeting at a hotel with a group of professionals. “It’s just another 5am-to-1am poll day,’’ he shrugs.