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Congress' 'sudden disappearance' led to BJP's defeat in Delhi polls, claims Union minister Prakash Javadekar
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Congress' 'sudden disappearance' led to BJP's defeat in Delhi polls, claims Union minister Prakash Javadekar

Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said the "sudden disappearance" of the Congress was responsible for the BJP's defeat in Delhi Assembly polls.

Senior lawyer, battery of spiritual leaders, Ayodhya-based homeopathic doctor among members of trust constituted for Ram Temple construction
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Senior lawyer, battery of spiritual leaders, Ayodhya-based homeopathic doctor among members of trust constituted for Ram Temple construction

The Centre on Wednesday constituted an independent 15-member Trust to oversee the construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya, after an announcement made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha

Prakash Javadekar claims AAP, Congress behind Shaheen Bagh protest, asks Delhi to decide if they want 'Jinnah wali azaadi' or 'Bharat mata ki jai'
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Prakash Javadekar claims AAP, Congress behind Shaheen Bagh protest, asks Delhi to decide if they want 'Jinnah wali azaadi' or 'Bharat mata ki jai'

Citing the anti-CAA protests at Shaheen Bagh, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said the people of Delhi need to decide whether they want "Jinnah Wali Azaadi" or Bharat Mata Ki Jai

'Trees have been cut for rallies of previous prime ministers too': Prakash Javadekar defends cutting trees for Narendra Modi’s 17 October rally in Pune
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'Trees have been cut for rallies of previous prime ministers too': Prakash Javadekar defends cutting trees for Narendra Modi’s 17 October rally in Pune

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday defended cutting of trees for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll rally, saying such a thing was done earlier too, but more trees were also planted

HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar launches National Digital Library in New Delhi
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HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar launches National Digital Library in New Delhi

Javadekar launched the National Digital Library, a repository of millions of academic texts from around the world

Prakash Javadekar suggests MS University of Baroda to start course on GST
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Prakash Javadekar suggests MS University of Baroda to start course on GST

Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar Friday suggested that the Maharaja Sayajirao University in Vadodara should start a course in Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Prakash Javadekar backs CBSE Class X board exams, says partial implementation unfair
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Prakash Javadekar backs CBSE Class X board exams, says partial implementation unfair

Prakash Javadekar said it was discriminatory to allow seven lakh CBSE students to opt out of the board exams when nearly two crore others were taking them

With 95 percent exam attendance, J-K students gave befitting reply to militants': Javadekar
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With 95 percent exam attendance, J-K students gave befitting reply to militants': Javadekar

Students from Jammu and Kashmir have given a befitting reply to terrorists as 95 per cent of them appeared for their class XII board examination in the state, which is in itself is a powerful "surgical strike", HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Cabinet reshuffle: How PM Modi is practicing the Gujarat model of governance at the Centre
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Cabinet reshuffle: How PM Modi is practicing the Gujarat model of governance at the Centre

Four ministers who consistently get ranked highly are Piyush Goel (power, coal, new and renewable energy), Nirmala Sitharaman (commerce and industry), Dharmendra Pradhan (petroleum and natural gas) and Prakash Javadekar (environment).

Javadekar takes charge as HRD Minister; promises to convert challenges into opportunities
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Javadekar takes charge as HRD Minister; promises to convert challenges into opportunities

Prakash Javadekar took charge of the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry on Thursday, promising to convert challenges into opportunities.

Prakash Javadekar has done a great job and most of his projects will continue: Dave
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Prakash Javadekar has done a great job and most of his projects will continue: Dave

Development and environment go together and are "not against" each other, newly appointed Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said on Wednesday as he took over from Prakash Javadekar during whose tenure activists had raised apprehensions about dilution of green norms.

Javadekar sets
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Javadekar sets "sustainable development" top on agenda for next 3 years

Javadekar said that 2000 environmental approvals were granted in two years for unlocking an investment of Rs 10 lakh crore which can generate 10 lakh jobs

The inferno that razed the ‘fire of Uttarakhand’s forests' will impact its life deeply
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The inferno that razed the ‘fire of Uttarakhand’s forests' will impact its life deeply

This season, there are no rhododendrons in sight. They have been devoured by the real fire that has ravaged almost all of Uttarakhand, and entered neighbouring Himachal Pradesh.

Museum fire: Efforts to be made to restore NMNH specimens, says Javadekar
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Museum fire: Efforts to be made to restore NMNH specimens, says Javadekar

A day after a massive fire destroyed specimens of flora and fauna at the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), the government said on Wednesday that the assessment of losses is going on and all efforts will be made to restore the items.

Fire at the National Museum of Natural History in Delhi doused after four-hour-long operation
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Fire at the National Museum of Natural History in Delhi doused after four-hour-long operation

As many as 35 fire tenders were pressed into service. It took firefighters more than four hours to douse the blaze after which a cooling operation was launched which lasted for another few hours.

India committed to fight global warming: Javadekar signs Paris agreement
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India committed to fight global warming: Javadekar signs Paris agreement

Pledging the India's commitment to fight global warming, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar signed the historic Paris climate change agreement

Population rebound: India is now a proud host of nearly 2,500 tigers, says Prakash Javadekar
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Population rebound: India is now a proud host of nearly 2,500 tigers, says Prakash Javadekar

Highlighting the need for protecting tiger corridors, he announced incentivising project proponents to give land for compensatory afforestation in Tiger corridors.

Delhi CM decision prerogative of Parliamentary Board, says BJP
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Delhi CM decision prerogative of Parliamentary Board, says BJP

In a clear message to its Delhi leaders, many of whom are reportedly unhappy with sudden entry of Kiran Bedi and her projection as possible chief ministerial candidate, BJP on Monday said such a decision was the prerogative of its Parliamentary Board.

Javadekar condemns ceasefire violations by Pak, warns of 'befitting reply'
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Javadekar condemns ceasefire violations by Pak, warns of 'befitting reply'

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday condemned the repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan and warned Islamabad of "a befitting reply" by the Indian Government to the "provocative" firing and shelling along the border in Jammu and Kashmir.

We believe Pakistan should mend its ways: Javadekar on ceasefire violations
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We believe Pakistan should mend its ways: Javadekar on ceasefire violations

Expressing concern over frequent ceasefire violations, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar today cautioned Pakistan that it should avoid increasing tension along the border as it would not be beneficial to it.