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Hardeep Singh Puri

Govt determined to privatise Air India: Puri

Puri said the first meeting of the alternative mechanism set up for Air India and headed by Home Minister Amit Shah will be held soon.

Aug 29, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

Amritsari 'kulche chole' on ICC WC menu delights Hardeep Puri

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday was delighted to see a dish from Punjab served at the India-West Indies match in Manchester.

Jun 28, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

Success of Development Goals anchored in India: His Excellency Hardeep Singh Puri

During his address to the WION's Global Summit, His Excellency Hardeep Singh Suri, Minister of Housing & Urban Affairs, India said that when the UN adopted the 2030 Agenda of Sustainable Development Goals it was clear it will be anchored with India.

Feb 20, 2019, 14:40 PM IST

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa, Chief Guest at Republic Day Parade, arrives in Delhi

Cyril Ramaphosa will be the chief guest at the 2019 Republic Day parade and also attend the ‘At Home’ hosted by the President Ram Nath Kovind in the afternoon of January 26, 2019.

Jan 25, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Centre examining proposal for Delhi Metro's Phase-IV

The project is estimated to cost around Rs 45,000 crore and will connect some major corridors in the capital.

Jan 03, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

RERA bringing positive transformative changes in Real estate industry: Hardeep Puri

The Minister also hoped that RERA will be implemented in all the states of north eastern region very soon.

Nov 16, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

Delhi Metro's Pink Line from South Campus to Lajpat Nagar to be inaugurated on Monday

With the opening of this section, the Majlis Park to Lajpat Nagar section will become 29.66 km long and the entire operational span of the DMRC will reach 296 km with 214 stations.

Aug 06, 2018, 06:59 AM IST

Locals protest cutting of 14,000 trees in Delhi, AAP and Centre pass the buck

Delhi High Court has questioned if the city can afford trees being cut for the sake of roads and buildings.

Jun 25, 2018, 08:55 AM IST

Swachh Survekshan 2018: Indore is India's cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

Jharkhand has been adjudged the best-performing state in the survey followed by Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh in the government's cleanliness survey.

May 16, 2018, 20:19 PM IST

'Lt Governor treats Arvind Kejriwal like a chaprasi'

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said he has in the past tried negotiating with terrorists and can now "accept the challenge" of brokering peace between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal.

Dec 29, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

Metro fare hike: Absurd to suggest Delhiites bought expensive cars, says Hardeep Singh Puri

The comments come in the backdrop of Delhi CM having written a letter to Puri, seeking a review of the hike and reiterating his offer to partially bear the cost of the proposed "claw back".

Dec 16, 2017, 17:32 PM IST

Must examine data of 2-3 months to know impact of Delhi Metro fare hike: Union Minister

A day after an RTI query revealed that Delhi Metro has lost nearly three lakh commuters since the day it announced a steep hike in fare on October 10, Union Urban Development Hardeep Singh Puri said the data should be examined for at least two to three months.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

Over 30 lakh houses sanctioned, 4 lakh constructed for urban poor: Govt

The Union Housing Minister added that more than 15 lakh houses of those sanctioned are in various stages of construction.

Nov 24, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

Here's proof that Delhi govt has no say in Metro management, says Arvind Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal said the Delhi government and Centre's equal stake in the city metro was a "facade" meant for obtaining "large" amounts of funding from the former.

Oct 13, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

Will pay half of funds needed to run Delhi Metro if Centre gave 50%: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal said the Centre bore the entire loss of Kolkata Metro and there should be no difficulty if it provided half the funds in the case of Delhi.

Oct 08, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

Pay Rs 3,000 crore to avoid metro fare hike: Centre to Kejriwal

However, it said it may consider the request only if the Delhi government agrees to pay Rs 3,000 crore annually. 

Oct 08, 2017, 08:33 AM IST

Metro fare hike: Urban ministry to examine issues raised by CM

The Urban Affairs Ministry will "examine the issues" raised by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over the proposed fare hike by the Delhi Metro, a senior official on Sunday said.

Oct 01, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs - Profile

Here is the profile of Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (Independent Charge).

Sep 03, 2017, 21:49 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulates new ministers

"I congratulate all those who have taken oath today. Their experience and wisdom will add immense value to the council of ministers," Modi tweeted.

Sep 03, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

Cabinet reshuffle: Meet 9 newly-inducted ministers of team Modi

Here are names and brief profiles of the ministers. 


Sep 03, 2017, 07:50 AM IST