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Friday, Oct 30, 2020

Prakash Javadekar

Oct 30, 2020 01:25
The government has expanded the scope of mandatory packaging norms under the Jute Packaging Material (JPM) Act, 1987. read more
Oct 30, 2020 00:09
While the Epca members put up a brave face, officials in the Delhi government said the body was an appointed by the SC, which meant that all action taken by them was monitored by the apex court. read more
Oct 29, 2020 15:57
The commission for air quality management in the national capital region and adjoining area ordinance has replaced the 22-year-old pollution monitoring body read more
Oct 24, 2020 21:31
Taking to Twitter, the Congress leader accused the Uttar Pradesh government of blocking justice by denying that the victim was raped. read more
Oct 24, 2020 19:48
Earlier in the day, Sitharaman attacked Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for their “selective outrage” in cases of atrocities against women and questioned their “silence” over the alleged rape and killing of a six-year-old girl in Hoshiarpur in Punjab. read more
Oct 24, 2020 18:06
The BJP government in Uttar Pradesh faced much criticism after the Hathras woman was cremated in the dead of the night without her family’s approval read more
Oct 24, 2020 14:27
Sitharaman was referring to the Congress leaders’ visit to Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras district earlier this month amid high drama following the death of a 19-year-old Dalit rape victim. read more
Oct 23, 2020 23:59
Since Thursday, winds reduced over the region and their direction become variable, shifting to northeasterly for a few hours and northwesterly for the rest of the time. read more
Oct 22, 2020 05:40
The move will benefit more than 3 million non-gazetted employees, including those in autonomous central organizations, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said after a cabinet meeting. read more
Oct 22, 2020 01:02
According to the report, India was followed by Nepal, Niger, Qatar and Nigeria in exposure to PM 2.5, which are fine, inhalable particulate matter with diameters that are generally 2.5 microns, or about 30 times smaller than a strand of human hair. read more
Oct 21, 2020 17:53
The decision to give a productivity-linked bonus and non-productivity-linked bonus for 2019-2020 was taken at the Union Cabinet meeting, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar told reporters. read more
Oct 21, 2020 17:33
The cabinet on Wednesday approved the bonus for central government employees. Briefing the mediapersons about the cabinet decisions, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said that it will be given out immediately, in a single installment, before Vijaya Dashami. read more
Oct 21, 2020 16:11
According to the Union minister Prakash Javadekar, the process for local body polls would start soon. read more
Oct 21, 2020 15:52
This comes days after finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman had announced a Leave Treavel Concession (LTC) cash voucher scheme. The government announced the scheme, and the bonus today, to increase demand which will lead to spending thereby benefitting the economy. read more
Oct 21, 2020 15:23
The announcement brings cheer among government employees as uncertainty loomed large over bonus announcement this year, owing to Covid-19 pandemic. read more