Prakash Javadekar
Opinion  /  Published 22.07.20

Live free: Kurma app success

Sir — Collaborative efforts can yield incredible results. The success of the Kurma app developed by conservation agencies to protect turtles — it recently earned applause from the Union en...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 08.07.20

Lockdown: SOP on film shooting soon

The government is coming up with a standard operating procedure (SOP) for shooting films in India in the light of the Covid-19 pandemic. It is also set to provide incentives for production to acceler...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.11.19

JMM’s code-violation slur on BJP

The JMM on Wednesday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission, alleging that the Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar’s withdrawal last week of the controversial draft amendment to th...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 06.12.19

No Indian study has shown pollution shortens life: Javadekar

Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said no Indian study has shown any correlation between pollution and shortening of lifespan.'Let us not create a fear psychosis among people,' he told Lok Sa...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.02.20

Javadekar directs ministries to highlight Centre's work

Hours after the BJP faced a stunning defeat in Delhi elections, all Union ministers received a letter from their cabinet colleague and senior party leader Prakash Javadekar asking them to design a cam...
By PTI in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 06.06.20

A mouthful of hate

A pregnant elephant in Kerala ventured out of Palakkad’s Silent Valley into a nearby village and consumed a pineapple laden with firecrackers --- some reports claim it was a coconut. A mouthful of h...
By Upala Sen

India  /  Published 22.04.20

New law against attacks on health workers

The Union cabinet on Wednesday cleared an ordinance that amends the Epidemic Diseases Act 1897 to prescribe stringent and quick punishment for attacks on health workers.The medical fraternity has been...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.10.18

Midday meal outlay up, six months late

The human resource development ministry has increased the cooking cost outlay for the midday meal by a little over 5 per cent for this financial year, six months of which have already passed.The 5.35 ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 31.07.19

Cabinet nod to chit fund bill

The cabinet on Wednesday approved a bill that seeks to reduce the compliance burden of the registered chit funds industry and protect the interest of subscribers.The cabinet gave approval for the intr...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.07.19

Cabinet nod to bill to resolve river disputes

The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved a legislative change to accelerate efforts to resolve the country’s longstanding, multiple inter-state river water disputes.A cabinet meeting chaired by Prime...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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