Not 'Vikas', Congress has gone crazy': Prakash Javadekar mocks Rahul Gandhi

'Vikas pagal ho gaya hai' was one of the main rhetoric in Congress party's election campaign

Dec 19, 2017, 15:22 PM IST

Congress is anti-people, BJP confident of win in Gujarat: Javadekar

"BJP is very confident of winning the elections in Gujarat and it will register a massive victory on the basis of the work done by the government," the HRD Minister told reporters.

Nov 11, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

Need more funds from rich nations to achieve education goals: Javadekar

"OECD developed countries must fulfil their commitment. Ultimately, investing in education is investing in peace and sustainable future," he said.

Nov 03, 2017, 17:27 PM IST

CBSE will declare results on time: Javadekar

"It is natural that students across the country are eagerly awaiting their results. I want to tell them that there is no need to panic as CBSE will declare the results on time," Javadekar told reporters.

May 25, 2017, 22:22 PM IST

Pakistan knows it can't fight war against India and win: Javadekar

"There are no two opinions. Pakistan knows that they cannot defeat India," he told reporters.

May 13, 2017, 21:17 PM IST

Manipur CM not doing his bit to resolve economic blockade: Javadekar

"The blockade from October 30 is due to the ineptitude of Chief Minister Ibobi Singh and Congress party," he said.

Jan 27, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

Constitutional provisions on education will not be tinkered with: Javadekar

"The cabinet has not cleared any policy draft on New Education Policy. It is in the making," Javadekar said.

Nov 05, 2016, 22:06 PM IST

Schools asked to make Divyang-friendly facilities: Javadekar

"We will make a lot of provisions for Divyang students across the country in our upcoming new education policy," Javadekar said.

Sep 17, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Quality education focus of New Education Policy: Javadekar

The minister said suggestions on the draft education policy are welcome and a deadline for comments on the draft was extended till September 15 this year.

Aug 19, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Six green law amendments to be finalised by Oct: Javadekar

Union Environment Ministry is likely to finalise the amendments to the six green laws by October this year after consultations with legal experts and stakeholders.

Jul 29, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

Javadekar to review construction limits near UP sanctuary

Union Environment and Forests Minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday agreed to conduct a review of construction limits near a bird sanctuary in Uttar Pradesh.

Jun 25, 2015, 22:59 PM IST

Two new Delhi Metro stations get green awards

Delhi Metro's two new stations -- Janpath and Mandi House -- have been awarded the platinum (highest) rating for adherence to green building norms, it was announced here on Friday.

Jun 12, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

Over 500 applications for environmental clearances approved: Javadekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday said over 500 of the 3,200 online applications received for environmental clearances were approved last year.

Jun 08, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

Overpopulated animals to be marked as vermin: Javadekar

In a move to resolve increasing man-animal conflict especially those causing damages to crops, Environment ministry Monday said that it has sought report from the states to declare certain overpopulated animals as vermin for a limited period of time.

Jun 08, 2015, 20:16 PM IST

Javadekar inaugurates Urban Forest Garden project in Maharashtra

Union Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar Saturday inaugurated an Urban Forest Garden project at Warje near here as part of the urban afforestation programme of the Central Government to increase tree cover around cities.

Jun 06, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Forest programme to be launched in June: Javadekar

The Centre will launch Urban Forest Programme on June 5 under which saplings will be planted across the country with the participation of people.

May 26, 2015, 18:04 PM IST

Only accredited agencies can do EIA: Javadekar

Only accredited agencies will be allowed to do Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) and there will be more such agencies which can do the EIA, Union Environment and Forests Minister Prakash Javadekar said here Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 17:37 PM IST

Development, environment protection can go together: Javadekar

Development and environment protection can go hand-in-hand and there was no need to create a conflict between the two, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Apr 28, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

Centre committed to cleaning all rivers: Javadekar

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar Sunday said the Centre was committed to cleaning the country's rivers on the lines of project on Ganga taken up by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Apr 12, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Rules to curb dust in Delhi to be framed in 15 days

The government has decided to unveil within 15 days, the norms to curb dust generation in Delhi, looking at its contribution to the rising levels of air pollution in the city.

Apr 07, 2015, 20:15 PM IST