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Prakash Javadekar

BJP Releases New National Executive List, Maneka And Varun Gandhi Dropped Among Others

Oct 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The BJP leaders and MPs who have been vocal against the agri laws have been dropped from the national executive list.

PM Modi Overhauls Cabinet With An Eye On UP And 2024

Jul 07, 2021 Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The bigger political message of the reshuffle is in the ministers that PM Modi has dropped.

Javadekar Seeks Report On Illegal Axing Of Rosewood Trees In Kerala

The state administration informed the Kerala High Court on Wednesday that a mafia was involved in tree felling and that what was uncovered in the probe was only the tip of the iceberg.

Rahul Gandhi A 'Pappu', A 'Vulture' Or The Voice Of Sanity?

May 29, 2021 Puneet Nicholas Yadav

Soon after Rahul Gandhi's press conference question Covid data, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar accused him of 'stoking fears'. By Friday evening, ‘Pappu’ was once again trending on Twitter.

India Will Vaccinate Everyone By December 2021, Says Union Minister

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar also lashed out at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Covid vaccination programme.

14 April, 2021

India Will Raise Its Climate Concerns But Not Under Pressure: Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar

Outlook Web Bureau

Prakash Javadekar said India is the only G-20 country to walk the talk on the Paris climate agreement and 'we have done more than we promised'.

01 April, 2021

Rajinikanth To Receive Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Outlook Web Bureau

This year this selection has been made by a jury comprising Asha Bhonsle, Mohanlal, Biswajit Chatterjee, Shankar Mahadevan and Subhash Ghai.

24 February, 2021

Javadekar Calls Rahul Gandhi 'Superficial', Says Insulting Indians His Favourite Pastime

Outlook Web Bureau

Reacting to the attack from BJP leaders, the Congress on Wednesday said Rahul had given a clarion call to the people to question the government on real issues

06 February, 2021

‘Stop Broadcasting Misinformation’, Shashi Tharoor Tells Prakash Javadekar As They Spar On Twitter

Outlook Web Bureau

Taking a jibe at Prakash Javadekar, Shashi Tharoor asked him if he is aware of farmers' demands and told him to 'stop broadcasting misinformation'.

31 January, 2021

Centre Issues Revised SOPs For Cinema Halls, Permits 100 Percent Seating Capacity

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the new guidelines, there will be touch-free hand sanitisers available at all entry and exit points in cinema halls and it will be mandatory to wear face masks at all times

28 January, 2021

India Will Not Tolerate Insult To National Flag: Prakash Javadekar Hits Out At Congress Over R-Day Violence

Outlook Web Bureau

The senior BJP leader hit out at Rahul Gandhi, alleging that he had always worked to provoke protestors and denounced violence only after it had drawn nationwide provocation.

23 January, 2021

Manufacture Of Covid-19 Vaccine, A Fulfilment Of Atmanirbhar Bharat Vision:Javedekar

Outlook Web Bureau

India has turned the pandemic into an opportunity, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said

08 January, 2021

Another Environment Crisis? Wildlife Board Gives Approval To Rail Tracks Through Western Ghats

Outlook Web Bureau

The controversial project is expected to involve diversion of 10.45 ha of forest land in Dandeli wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka’s Western Ghats

21 December, 2020

Leopard Population Up By 60% In India In 4 Years: Minister Prakash Javadekar


The Union Minister released the ‘Status of Leopards in India 2018’ today

04 December, 2020

Delhi's Air Pollution Remains High Despite No Stubble Burning: Prakash Javadekar


The Central Pollution Control Board has issued a notice to Delhi government over other polluting activities like improper waste disposal being carried in the national capital.

25 November, 2020

Govt Approves Merger Of Lakshmi Vilas Bank With DBIL


Lakshmi Vilas Bank merger with DBS India has been cleared by the cabinet.

23 November, 2020

Javadekar Criticises 'TRP-Centric' Journalism, Says TRP Cannot Rightly Gauge Public Opinion


‘The meters installed in 50,000 houses cannot measure the opinion of 22 crore people,’ the Union minister said

05 November, 2020

Prakash Javadekar Urges Industry Leaders To Work With Govt In Combating Climate Change


The Union Minister encouraged a healthy partnership to meet climate change goals under the Paris Agreement.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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