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Ravi Shankar Prasad, Prakash Javadekar resign ahead of Cabinet reshuffle

New Delhi | Twelve ministers have resigned from the Modi government including Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar. President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted their resignations, a statement from Rashtrapati Bhavan said. Several heavyweight ministers resigned before the massive reshuffle of the Modi cabinet this evening. 43 new faces are […]

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Cabinet nod to ‘Mission Karmayogi’ for civil services capacity building

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved ‘Mission Karmayogi’ — a National Programme for Civil Services Capacity Building. The government hopes it will help civil servants remain entrenched in Indian culture while they learn from best practices across the globe. The Centre expects the programme to completely change the way civil servants or their […]

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BJP says Cong has Sikh blood on its hand after Sonia demands Shah’s resignation

New Delhi: Soon after the Congress President demanded Home Minister Amit Shah’s resignation for allegedly being unable to contain the violence in Delhi, the BJP hit back calling the demand ‘laughable’. Bringing back the issue of 1984 anti-Sikh riot, union minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar countered by alleging that the Congress itself has […]

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Chidambaram violated bail condition on Day 1: Javadekar

New Delhi: Soon after senior Congress leader P. Chidmbaram on Thursday held his first press conference after spending 106 days in jail, the Centre hit out at the former Union Minister, claiming that he violated court orders on the very first day after getting bail. Speaking to the media, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said, “The allegation […]

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Prakash Javadekar slams Kejriwal for blame game on Delhi pollution

New Delhi:  Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for politicising the issue of air pollution in Delhi and indulging in a blame game by blaming everybody, including neighbouring states and the Centre. Delhi has turned into a gas chamber due to smoke from crop burning in neighbouring states It […]