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Jal Shakti Ministry


Gajendra Shekhawat: 'Will team up with anyone (in Punjab) for a stable government which will work for national security'

November 08, 2021 8:15 am

Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Shekhawat says Amarinder alone can’t be faulted over Punjab govt problems, stresses the farm laws issue will be resolved before polls, and explains Jal Jeevan Mission’s thrust on managing demand. The session was moderated by Deputy Political Editor Liz Mathew.

Only a few farmers protesting against farm laws, most stand behind PM’s decisions: Shekhawat

October 29, 2021 8:38 am

Launching the party's poll slogan, Shekhawat said, “BJP will end mafia raj and corruption and put in place a prosperous Punjab. We will ensure that Punjabiyat will remain the mainstay for the elections.”

Delhi: Couple die after car rams into bike, leave behind teenage son

October 10, 2021 8:24 am

The victims were identified as Suresh and his wife Shiney. While Suresh worked as an office secretary at Vigyan Bhawan, Shiney was a senior consultant at the Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Jal Shakti Ministry.

Delhi confidential: State Matters

September 24, 2021 2:43 am

The panel, which has a three-year term and is headed by the minister, has four non-official nominated members.

Delhi Police summons Rajasthan Congress chief whip for questioning in phone tapping case

June 23, 2021 2:37 pm

The police have asked Joshi to reach the Prashant Vihar office of the Crime Branch in Rohini for the questioning.

Jal Shakti Ministry announces final winners of Ganga Quest quiz

June 20, 2021 10:54 pm

The online quiz contest on the Ganga, rivers, and the environment had been organised earlier this month by the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in association with an NGO.

Telangana cabinet takes exception to Andhra Pradesh's 'illegal' projects

June 20, 2021 12:22 pm

The Cabinet condemned the neighbouring state not heeding to the orders of NGT and the Centre with regard to the projects, an official release on the Cabinet meeting said late on Saturday night.

Pollution in trans-boundary rivers features in India-Bangladesh talks on water-sharing

March 16, 2021 10:06 pm

The meeting took place ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Bangladesh later this month.

In Rajya Sabha, Digvijaya says Jal Shakti ministry failed to utilise its funds

March 16, 2021 1:16 am

DMK lawmaker M Shanmugam said the central government had failed to uphold the rights of upper-riparian states.

Jal Shakti bats for control of 50% finance panel grants for rural local bodies

June 19, 2020 5:54 am

According to sources, this was suggested by the Jal Shakti Ministry during a meeting between Fifteenth Finance Commission (FC-XV) chairman N K Singh and Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Wednesday.