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Fuel price hike: Youth Congress protests outside Hardeep Singh Puri's residence
Politics

Fuel price hike: Youth Congress protests outside Hardeep Singh Puri's residence

"With the rising fuel price hike, people are using cow dung cakes to make rotis," said a Congress worker

Fuel price hike lowest under Narendra Modi government, says Hardeep Singh Puri
Business

Fuel price hike lowest under Narendra Modi government, says Hardeep Singh Puri

Defending the prime minister’s assertions, the Union minister said the burden-sharing need not be equal, but the Center has assumed its responsibility in the fuel sector, states too should take their part of the burden

Cut taxes on fuel instead of imported liquor: Hardeep Singh Puri slams Opposition-ruled states over fuel prices
Politics

Cut taxes on fuel instead of imported liquor: Hardeep Singh Puri slams Opposition-ruled states over fuel prices

Maharashtra government has collected Rs 79,412 crore as fuel taxes since 2018 and is expected to collect 33,000 cr this year, said Hardeep Singh Puri

US threat to sanction India reflects poorly on Washington's inability to accept new multipolar world dynamics
World

US threat to sanction India reflects poorly on Washington's inability to accept new multipolar world dynamics

India rejects hectoring, bullying, and threats of sanctions, and, as a mature democracy it will do what is in its own best interest, just as the US and the rest of the world do

Fuel price hike very low in India compared to other countries: Hardeep Singh Puri in Parliament
Politics

Fuel price hike very low in India compared to other countries: Hardeep Singh Puri in Parliament

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said hike in petrol prices in India was only five per cent between April 2021 and March 2022

Ukraine conflict: PM Modi committed to bringing back every Indian, says Hardeep Puri
India

Ukraine conflict: PM Modi committed to bringing back every Indian, says Hardeep Puri

The Union housing and urban affairs minister reached Delhi with the last batch of Indian students from Hungarian capital Budapest

Ukraine-Russia conflict: Air India's fifth evacuation flight brings home 249 students; four ministers to lead rescue ops
World

Ukraine-Russia conflict: Air India's fifth evacuation flight brings home 249 students; four ministers to lead rescue ops

Union ministers Hardeep Puri, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kiren Rijiju and V K Singh have been selected to travel to countries neighbouring Ukraine and expedite Operation Ganga

Three-day Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue begins today; Rajnath Singh, S Jaishankar, Hardeep S Puri to address sessions
India

Three-day Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue begins today; Rajnath Singh, S Jaishankar, Hardeep S Puri to address sessions

This year's meet will focus on eight specific sub-themes under the broad theme of "Evolution in Maritime Strategy during the 21st Century: Imperatives, Challenges, and, Way Ahead"

Kerala petrol pump attendant's daughter gains admission to IIT Kanpur; social media congratulates her
India

Kerala petrol pump attendant's daughter gains admission to IIT Kanpur; social media congratulates her

"Arya has made us proud by securing entry in IIT Kanpur," wrote Indian Oil Corporation Chairman Shrikant Madhav Vaidya

World Habitat Day 2021: Why inclusive low-carbon cities is critical for India to mitigate climate crisis
India

World Habitat Day 2021: Why inclusive low-carbon cities is critical for India to mitigate climate crisis

Policymakers have to take stock of the material politics of the implementation of the low carbon strategies emerging in an Indian context

Only I will fight against CAA, NRC, demonetisation and anti-people policies of BJP, says Mamata Banerjee
Politics

Only I will fight against CAA, NRC, demonetisation and anti-people policies of BJP, says Mamata Banerjee

The TMC supremo is pitted against BJP's Priyanka Tibrewal and Left Front's Srijib Biswas in the 30 September bypoll

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Boosting numbers in Council of Ministers won't help unless members become more proactive
India

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Boosting numbers in Council of Ministers won't help unless members become more proactive

Modi Cabinet expansion: What’s needed is an injection of character and a more hands-off approach by the PMO

Anurag Thakur gets charge of sports ministry, replaces Kiren Rijiju 16 days before Tokyo Olympics
Sports

Anurag Thakur gets charge of sports ministry, replaces Kiren Rijiju 16 days before Tokyo Olympics

The 46-year-old former Cricket Board President was given charge of sports along with the Information and Broadcasting ministry after he took oath as a cabinet minister.

'Hypocrisy': Hardeep Singh Puri slams Congress for its criticism of Central Vista project
India

'Hypocrisy': Hardeep Singh Puri slams Congress for its criticism of Central Vista project

The Congress has been asking the BJP-led Union government to shelve the Central Vista redevelopment project and give priority to improving medical infrastructure during the COVID-19 pandemic

Govt confirms National Archives will not be demolished under Central Vista redevelopment project, National Museum to be shifted
India

Govt confirms National Archives will not be demolished under Central Vista redevelopment project, National Museum to be shifted

The records at the National Archives include 45 lakh files, 25,000 rare manuscripts, more than one lakh maps and 1.3 lakh Mughal documents.

Arvind Kejriwal's tweet on 'Singapore COVID-19 strain' sparks diplomatic row; S Jaishankar slams 'irresponsible comments'
India

Arvind Kejriwal's tweet on 'Singapore COVID-19 strain' sparks diplomatic row; S Jaishankar slams 'irresponsible comments'

Taking to Twitter, the Delhi chief minister had said the 'new strain' of coronavirus could invade India in the form of a third wave

IndiGo issues refunds worth Rs 1,030 crore for flights cancelled during COVID-induced lockdown
Business

IndiGo issues refunds worth Rs 1,030 crore for flights cancelled during COVID-induced lockdown

While 99.95 percent refunds have been processed, the pending credit shells are mostly cash transactions wherein bank details of customers are awaited

Centre raises domestic airfare by 10-30%; prices to be implemented till 31 March
India

Centre raises domestic airfare by 10-30%; prices to be implemented till 31 March

The Union Civil Aviation ministry increased the lower limit for flights with a duration of less than 40 minutes to Rs 2,200, and the upper limit in this band was set at Rs 7,800

'Delhi will become world-class Capital': Centre welcomes SC verdict on Central Vista; 'travesty', says Congress
India

'Delhi will become world-class Capital': Centre welcomes SC verdict on Central Vista; 'travesty', says Congress

In a majority verdict of 2:1, the Supreme Court upheld the environmental clearance and notification for change in land use for the Central Vista project

India-UK air travel to resume from 8 January; 30 flights to operate per week, says govt
India

India-UK air travel to resume from 8 January; 30 flights to operate per week, says govt

Carriers from India and the UK will each be operating 15 flights per week till 23 January to and from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad only