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65th National Film Awards: Despite protests, I&B Minister Smriti Irani felicitates winners

The awardees announced to boycott the ceremony over felicitation of awards from the Information and Broadcasting Minister, and not the President, a change in the tradition.

May 03, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

National Film Awards 2018: Boney Kapoor, Janhvi, Khushi receive Sridevi's Best Actress Award

The late actress was honoured with the Best Actress Award (Female) for her performance in 'Mom'.

May 03, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Fight against terror is not a fight against Islam: PM Narendra Modi

The fight against terrorism and radicalisation is not against any religion, it is against the mindset that misguides youth, the PM said on Thursday.

Mar 01, 2018, 11:37 AM IST

Jordan's King Abdullah II to visit India on Tuesday, hold meeting with Sushma Swaraj

India is Jordan's fourth largest trade partner after Iraq, Saudi Arabia and China.

Feb 26, 2018, 18:45 PM IST

Delhi: PM Modi addresses people at Vigyan Bhawan

Watch this segment to know what PM Narendra Modi said while addressing a programme at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi.

Nov 26, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates World Food India 2017, says it'll showcase country's different cuisines

The event is being organized by the Ministry of Food Processing and will last for three days. 

Nov 03, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Election Commission to announce schedule for its 'EVM challenge' on Saturday

In 2009, the Election Commission had held a similar challenge and it claims no one was able to tamper with its machines.

May 19, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

Rashtrapati Bhawan, South Block lagging behind in Swachh drive

Hyderabad House, Vigyan Bhawan and Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan have topped the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (SBA) rating, leaving behind Rashtrapati Bhawan and South Block among the 29 government buildings in the capital that were screened for overall cleanliness.

Jul 05, 2015, 00:05 AM IST

Hyderabad House, Vigyan Bhawan, Jawaharlal Bhawan top cleanliness ratings

Hyderabad House, Vigyan Bhawan and Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan have topped the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (SBA) ratings, leaving behind Rashtrapati Bhawan among the 49 government buildings in the capital that were screened for overall cleanliness.

Jul 04, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

PM Modi speaks at Golden Jubilee celebrations of poet Dinkar’s works

The golden jubilee of Ramdhari Singh Dinkar’s works 'Sanskriti ke Chaar Adhyaye' and 'Parshuram ki Pratiksha' was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday at Vigyan Bhawan.

May 22, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Need to reduce timeline, increase accountability: Prakash Javadekar

The Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar, has emphasized the need to reduce timelines for various projects and right conditions to be prescribed that are reasonable, practical, real and need-based.

Apr 26, 2015, 02:44 AM IST

Democracy will not work without political intervention: PM Narendra Modi to bureaucrats

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday advised bureaucrats not live like robots and spend quality time with their families.

Apr 21, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

PM Modi launches air quality index, says India is ready to take lead in environment protection

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched the first national air quality index at the start of a two-day Environment Ministry national conference which is seen as a final step of consultations and taking states on board before bringing amendments in existing green laws.

Apr 06, 2015, 09:21 AM IST

Rs 2.29 cr bill for flower decorations at Vigyan Bhawan

Flower decorations at Vigyan Bhawan in the last two years cost Rs 2.29 crore, with various ministries hosting functions at the government's premier convention centre footing the bill, an RTI reply has found.

Mar 15, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Govt refutes Congress allegations over Nehru anniversary event

The government on Wednesday rejected as "completely baseless and misleading" the allegations made by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma that the party was denied permission for an event at Vigyan Bhavan on Jawaharlal Nehru's birth anniversary (November 14) though it was "not in use".

Nov 19, 2014, 20:55 PM IST

PM Modi pays tribute to Eknath Ranade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that no one in the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) can match the perfection of former leader and social activist Eknath Ranade.

Nov 09, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Sports Ministry felicitates Glasgow Commonwealth Games medal winners

The Indian medals winners in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games were today felicitated by the government in the presence of cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar for their impressive show in the multi-sport event at a star-studded function here.

Aug 08, 2014, 22:33 PM IST