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Prakash Javadekar Prakash Javadekar DOB: 30/01/1951

Prakash Javadekar is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He was elected to the upper house Rajya Sabha as a Member of Parliament from Maharashtra in 2008, and re-elected from Madhya Pradesh in 2014. He is also a Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, and briefly held the portfolio of Information and Broadcasting.

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BJP hits-back at Rahul Gandhi, says farmers remained poor because of failed Congress policies

News | Jan 19, 2021, 05:08 PM IST

The BJP on Tuesday hits back at Rahul Gandhi and remind him that if farmers are still poor today it is all because of the failed policies of the Congress.

Union Cabinet approves modified scheme to enhance ethanol distillation capacity

News | Dec 30, 2020, 08:55 PM IST

Union Cabinet approved modified scheme to enhance ethanol distillation capacity in the country, informed Dharmendra Pradhan during a press brief on December 30.

Union Cabinet approves opening of Indian Missions in three countries

News | Dec 30, 2020, 06:30 PM IST

Union Cabinet approved opening of Indian Missions in three countries including Estonia, Paraguay and Dominican Republic, informed Prakash Javadekar during a press brief on December 30.

Watch: Makkal Needhi Maiam leader A. Arunachalam joins BJP

News | Dec 25, 2020, 12:57 PM IST

Makkal Needhi Maiam leader A. Arunachalam joined Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of Union Minister and BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on December 25.

DTH license to be issued for 20 years: Javadekar

News | Dec 23, 2020, 08:06 PM IST

While addressing the cabinet briefing in national capital on December 23, union Information and Broadcasting Minister, Prakash Javadekar spoke on Union cabinet decisions.

'Rahul Gandhi doesn't attend meetings and then blames govt': Javadekar

News | Dec 17, 2020, 04:20 PM IST

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar targeted Rahul Gandhi for blaming government in power.

Subsidy amount to be deposited directly into farmers' account: Javadekar

News | Dec 16, 2020, 11:20 PM IST

The Union Cabinet on December 16, announced that money of subsidy will be deposited directly into farmers' account to help them.

Farmers' stir: Prakash Javadekar dubs Kejriwal’s fast as ‘hypocrisy’

News | Dec 14, 2020, 02:49 PM IST

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over his fast to show solidarity with farmers who are protesting against the three agri laws for the last 19 days.

BTC election results: In coalition with United People's Party Liberal, BJP got absolute majority, says Javadekar

News | Dec 13, 2020, 06:29 PM IST

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on December 13 said that BJP won 9 seats and in coalition with United People's Party Liberal, they got an absolute majority.

Centre keen to resolve issues farmers' issues: Prakash Javadekar

News | Dec 12, 2020, 02:41 PM IST

Earlier on Wednesday, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar expressed hope that ongoing deliberations with farmers, which he termed a "work in progress", over the three agriculture-related laws will yield some results soon.

BJP's win in Rajathan local body election vindicate party's stand on farm laws: Javdekar

News | Dec 09, 2020, 03:25 PM IST

Prakash Javadekar said that people in Rajasthan voted against the trend of the ruling party winning most seats in the state's local elections.

Union Cabinet approves equity infusion of Rs 6000 crore in NIIF Debt Platform by govt

News | Nov 25, 2020, 07:59 PM IST

While addressing a press conference in the national capital on November 25, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar informed that the Union Cabinet has also approved equity infusion by Government of Rs 6000 crore in NIIF Debt Platform sponsored by National Investment and Infrastructure Fund, comprising of Aseem Infrastructure Finance Limited and NIIF Infrastructure Finance Limited.

Union Cabinet approves merger of Lakshmi Vilas Bank with DBS Bank India Limited

News | Nov 25, 2020, 06:28 PM IST

While addressing a press conference in the national capital on November 25, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar informed that the Union Cabinet has approved Scheme of Amalgamation of Lakshmi Vilas Bank with DBS Bank India Limited.

Freedom of the press is soul of our Democracy: Prakash Javadekar

News | Nov 16, 2020, 06:20 PM IST

On National Press Day, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar addressed the nation via video-conferencing.

Cabinet approves PLI scheme for 10 sectors for enhancing India's manufacturing capabilities

News | Nov 11, 2020, 06:30 PM IST

Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar informed about the decisions taken in Cabinet meeting.

Cabinet approves productivity and non-productivity linked bonuses for 2019-20

News | Oct 21, 2020, 08:25 PM IST

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar informed that Union Cabinet approves productivity linked bonus and non-productivity linked bonus for 2019-2020.

Cabinet approves adoption of J-K Panchayati Raj Act, 1989

News | Oct 21, 2020, 08:27 PM IST

Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar informed that the Union Cabinet has approved adaptation of the Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act, 1989.

Delhi-NCR facing 70 less days of air pollution after 2016: Javadekar

News | Oct 19, 2020, 07:50 PM IST

Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar claimed that Delhi-NCR does not face pollution for nearly six months since 2016.

Javadekar slams Chidambaram over his demand to bring back Article 370

News | Oct 17, 2020, 08:50 PM IST

The Information and Broadcasting Minister, Prakash Javadekar slammed Congress leader P Chidambaram's demand to bring back Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Chirag Paswan misleading people by using senior BJP leaders' names: Javadekar

News | Oct 16, 2020, 07:28 PM IST

As Bihar is gearing up for assembly elections 2020, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar targeted LJP chief Chirag Paswan and said he is "misleading people" by using senior BJP leaders' names.

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