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Prakash Javedkar


Stubble burning season over but pollution in capital still serious, take action, says Javadekar

December 05, 2020 11:57 am

Calm winds and low temperatures, along with local and regional emissions, has turned Delhi-NCR’s air quality index (AQI) to very poor since November 30. Share of PM2.5 levels from stubble burning in Delhi’s air was 1% on Friday and has been below 7% since November 23.

Cabinet nod to order on adopting central laws in Concurrent List for Jammu and Kashmir

February 26, 2020 6:28 pm

An official statement later said all the central laws, applicable to the whole of India except the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir before October 31, 2019 are now applicable to Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir from October 31, 2019.

Govt asks TV channels to display title, credits in serials in regional languages too

June 15, 2019 3:07 am

A statement from I&B ministry reads, “It has come to the notice of Ministry of Information & Broadcasting that several Hindi and Regional Language TV channels display the castings/credits/titles of Hindi and regional language TV serials only in English."

NEET 2019: Karnataka, Odisha students who missed exam to get another chance, check new dates

May 06, 2019 6:58 pm

NEET 2019: For Odisha-based students and those who missed their exam due to train delay will get another chance to appear for it on May 20, 2019. In Odisha exam was postponed due to cyclone Fani

Panel picks Patanjali, Ramdev likely to head first Vedic board

February 25, 2019 5:29 pm

According to sources, the factor that worked in Patanjali’s favour is the promised fund of Rs 21 crore for which it has already given a bank guarantee. This is reliably learnt to be the highest among the three applicants.

VVIP chopper deal: Cong regime was a govt of corruption, says Javadekar

December 29, 2018 7:15 pm

"BJP scriptwriters are working overtime. There is pressure on Michel to name a particular family. Why is the chowkidar trying to pressure the government agencies to name a family?" Congress leader Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh said.

Surgical Strike Day: UGC circular only suggestion, no politics in it, says Javadekar

September 22, 2018 2:50 am

In a letter to vice-chancellors on Wednesday, the UGC suggested that institutions ask students to “pledge their support” to the armed forces through letters and cards, which the government will use for publicity.

Green ministry is no more a roadblock: Prakash Javadekar

July 02, 2014 4:40 pm

Promising to speed up the green clearances processes, he said, "decisions are in, delays are out".

Manmohan Singh more than fair,open on coal scam issue: Congress

March 14, 2014 11:00 am

Prime Minister has stated the obvious as nobody in the country is above the law.

BJP dispels reports of differences on caste-based census

June 12, 2010 10:43 am

Javadekar said there was no confusion in BJP on the issue. Rather,it was the Congress which was confused.