BJP protests against 'corruption' in Noida authority

Close on the heels of suspension of Noida Authority Engineer-in-Chief Yadav Singh following IT raids, several BJP activists led by party's state president Lakshmikant Vajpayee and Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Friday protested against the alleged "corruption" in the authority.

PM Modi inaugurates five-day cultural festival 'Sanskriti'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated a five-day cultural festival 'Sanskriti', which will highlight the rich cultural heritage of India through performances such as music, dance, drama, poetry, screenings of films on cultural themes, exhibitions of art and literary works here.

ASI has found evidence of water channel at Red Fort: Govt

Archaeological Survey of India has found evidence of a water channel at Red Fort while carrying out excavation work, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Who does the Taj Mahal belong to, wonders LS member

 Who does the Taj Mahal belong to? This question was asked by Assaduddin Owaisi (AIMIM) to Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma when he was responding to supplementary questions on museums.

Mahesh Sharma wields broom, participates in 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'

Union Tourism and Culture Minister Dr Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday wielded a broom to participate in the 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan', which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2.

42 people killed in 32 air accidents in last three years, Lok Sabha told

As many as 42 people were killed in 32 air accidents in the country in the last three years, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

E-visa facility for 43 countries at nine Indian airports launched

Visitors from over 40 countries, including Germany, the US, Israel and Palestine, will soon be able to avail the much-awaited electronic visa facility which is set to be launched on November 27.

Culture minister insists on timely spending of funds

Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma Wednesday said a weekly monitoring system will be introduced soon for the various organisations under the ministry and insisted on timely spending of funds.

Tourism Minister promises to bring in more services for tourists

Tough action against touts, setting up tourist facility centres and launching heli-service are some of the priorities underlined by new Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma after assuming charge here on Monday.

A medical doctor to politics, Sharma bags ministerial berth

From being a medical practitioner to winning the Lok Sabha elections this year from Gautam Budh Nagar in UP, it has been a long journey for Mahesh Sharma who took oath today as Ministers of State (Independent Charge) in the Narendra Modi government.

Security of Noida MP Mahesh Sharma being assessed

Uttar Pradesh is assessing the security of Noida MP Mahesh Sharma, officials said.

Corruption ruling the roost in Noida: MLA

BJP MLA Mahesh Sharma on Sunday said efforts should be made to solve the abadi land issues and farmers should be given the developed land.