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Coronavirus: GoM reviews ways to mitigate hardships of poor people
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday chaired a meeting of a Gorup of Ministers (GoM) with a focus on finding ways to mitigate the hardships being faced by people across the country.
Delhi people need to decide whether they want 'Jinnah wali azaadi' or 'Bharat Mata ki Jai':Prakash Javadekar
Javadekar also accused the Aam A...
Government to probe news that fuelled Bandra incident
Two channels, one Marathi and one Urdu, are particularly being looked into for talking ...
Several ministers, officials return to work at ministries
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minister of State for Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju, Culture and Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel were some of the early office-goers on Monday, along with other senior officials.
Fake news bigger menace than paid news: Prakash Javadekar
Speaking at an event organised by the Press Council of India to observe National Press Day and confer National Awards for Excellence in Journalism, the union minister for information and broadcasting also touched upon the issue of "lynching" and how only "one kind of lynching" was being talked about.
Coronavirus crisis: Ministries told to prepare business continuity plans
Each ministry has to identify 10 key moves and 10 priority focus areas for action. The cabinet approved a 30% cut in pay for all members of parliament and ministers, including the PM, for a year. PM Modi has tasked depts with drawing up urgent revival strategies.
LS speaker to give 30 per cent of salary to Consolidated Fund of India
The decision came after the Union cabinet approved an ordinance to reduce the salaries, allowances and pensions of Members of Parliament (MPs) by 30 per cent for one year to utilise the saved money in the fight against coronavirus.
India's economy is strong, there's no panic: Prakash Javadekar
Dispelling all doubts about the slowdown in economy, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday explained it wa...
Coronavirus: GoM reviews overall situation across India
The review was conducted by a Group of Ministers headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and comprising several key members of the Union Cabinet including Home Home Minister Amit Shah, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar.
Sibal says there are two Indias, one at home doing yoga, other fighting for survival
Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday took a dig at the government, saying there were two India's with one at home doing yoga, watching Ramayan and playing antakshari, and the other trying to reach home and fighting for survival.
Government approves 2,636 new charging stations in 62 cities: Prakash Javadekar
The Department of Heavy Industry had invited the Expressions of Interest from large cities, smart cities, state/union territory capitals and cities from special category states for submission of proposal for availing incentives under FAME India Scheme Phase II for deployment of EV charging infrastructure within cities.
Prakash Javadekar dubs Congress a "confused" party for raising questions over appointment of CDS
Javadekar said Congress was a confused party and its leaders talked on different notes. "Rahul Gandhi's tweets are done by his advisors while Congress people speaks different things. That's why Congress is a confused party," Javadekar said, while reacting to Congress opposition to the CDS.
Slowdown seen world over, but India fastest growing: Prakash Javadekar
Asked why the BJP's campaign focused more on issues of nationalism at a time of economic slowdown, the union minister said the "atmosphere" of slowdown prevails world over.
On public demand, Ramanand Sagar's 'Ramayan' makes comeback during lockdown
Many social media users had demanded the airing of "Ramayan", directed by Ramanand Sagar, and Mahabharat, directed by BR Chopra, during the 21-day nationwide lockdown and two days ago, Prasar Bharati CEO Shashi Shekhar said they were working on it.
Like PM, many top ministers to take work from home and social distancing
Nearly all top ministers are working with reduced staff strength, with most officials, especially those above 50 years of age, not being asked to come to work as per the Department of Personnel and Training’s rotational workforce .