Green signal from Centre for road through wild ass sanctuary

The Union Government has approved construction of a 40-km stretch of road passing through the wild ass sanctuary across Kutch and North Gujarat, an official statement said here today.

MoEF to make action plans for Odisha public purpose projects

Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javdekar on Friday said his ministry will prepare an action plan for Odisha to execute public purpose projects and address various issues including Justice MB Shah Commission`s recommendations and findings on the mining scam in the state.

Govt ads on Independence Day to be designed by general public

For the first time, government advertisements which will appear on Independence Day will be based on designs made by the general public.

Tulsiram murder case: SC refuses to entertain plea against MPs

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain a plea against two BJP MPs Prakash Javdekar and Bhupendra Singh Yadav for allegedly trying to impede the probe in Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter case.

Congress not serious about bringing Lokpal Bill: BJP

Alleging that ruling Congress is "not serious" about bringing Lokpal Bill, BJP on Sunday said the UPA government could have brought the anti-graft legislation long ago as there was consensus over the issue.

BJP to bag more seats in MP than it won in 2003, says Javdekar

BJP would win more seats during this month`s Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections than it won in 2003, party spokesman Prakash Javdekar claimed here on Friday.

IM`s emergence not because of Gujarat riots: BJP

BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar on Monday refuted the claim made by Congress General Secretary Shakeel Ahmed that the 2002 Gujarat riots led to the creation of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen.

No dissension in BJP: Javdekar

BJP has claimed "there is no dissension in the party" days after its mouthpiece attacked leaders including Narendra Modi and B S Yeddyurappa.