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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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Cabinet approves loan guarantee scheme for COVID-19 hit sectors

News | Jun 30, 2021, 09:06 PM IST

Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on June 30 via press conference announced that cabinet has given approval to the loan guarantee scheme announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to help COVID affected sectors.

EXCLUSIVE | Watch Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Speaks On 46 years of Emergency

News | Jun 26, 2021, 02:27 PM IST

In an Exclusive Interaction with India TV Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Speaks On Emergency, On Completion Of 46 Years Of This Period.

Cabinet announces allocation of 5 megahertz spectrum for Railways

News | Jun 09, 2021, 08:20 PM IST

To boost Railways network in the country, Union Cabinet on June 09 announced to provide 5 megahertz spectrum in 700 MHz band.

Prakash Javadekar Hits Out At Rahul Gandhi over his remarks on current Covid situation in india

News | May 28, 2021, 03:40 PM IST

'Language used by Rahul Gandhi, and the way he tried to stoke fears on COVID-19 confirm Congress is behind toolkit' says Union minister Prakash Javadekar.

Prakash Javadekar slams Congress over Kamal Nath's 'Indian Corona' remark

Hakikat Kya Hai | May 22, 2021, 09:28 PM IST

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Saturday slammed former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and Congress leader Kamal Nath for calling a Covid variant as the Indian variant.

Union Cabinet approves PLI to reduce import dependence of battery storage equipment

News | May 12, 2021, 05:20 PM IST

Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar informed about the decision taken during the Union Cabinet meeting.

MVA is 'Maha Vasooli Aghadi': Javadekar slams Maharashtra Govt

News | Apr 08, 2021, 11:00 PM IST

Union Minister and BJP leader Prakash Javadekar lashed out at Maharashtra government over extortion allegations against Anil Deshmukh and Sachin Waze case. "It is clear that Maharashtra's Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) is actually 'Maha Vasooli Aghadi'.

Biden's special envoy for Climate John Kerry meets Prakash Javadekar

News | Apr 06, 2021, 04:40 PM IST

US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, John Kerry met Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar in New Delhi on April 06.

Headlines 100: All Indians over 45 to get vaccinated from April 1, says Prakash Javadekar

News | Mar 23, 2021, 06:58 PM IST

The Union Cabinet has decided to allow all citizens over the age of 45 to get vaccinated from April 1 onwards, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on tuesday.

BJP won all 31 Gujarat Zila Panchayat seats, Congress was wiped out: Prakash Javdekar

News | Mar 03, 2021, 02:20 PM IST

Yesterday's results are very encouraging. Elections on 31 Zila Panchayats were held. In 2015 Congress had won 22 Zila Panchayats while BJP had won 9. But this time, BJP won all 31 Zila Panchayats. Congress was wiped out: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar

India only country on track among G20 nations to meet climate change mitigation commitments: Javadekar

News | Feb 24, 2021, 09:40 AM IST

Speaking at the United Nation Security Council Open Debate "Addressing climate-related risks to international peace and security" Minister of Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar said that India is the only country on track among G20 nations to meet its climate change mitigation commitments.

COP26 President Alok Sharma meets PM Modi, Prakash Javadekar

News | Feb 16, 2021, 08:20 PM IST

COP26 (26th UN Climate Change Conference) President Alok Sharma met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 16 in Delhi.

'Toolkit' matter clearly shows that some foreign elements are conspiring to defame India: Prakash Javadekar

News | Feb 04, 2021, 07:40 PM IST

The 'Toolkit' matter is a serious one. It clearly shows that some foreign elements are conspiring to defame India: Minister for Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar

NCC is one of the best ways to inculcate discipline: Prakash Javadekar

News | Jan 29, 2021, 07:19 PM IST

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on January 29 interacted with NCC cadets, who took part in the Republic Day parade. "I'm proud of you. It's only by your own hard work that you were able to participate in Republic Day parade. NCC is one of best ways to inculcate discipline and forge lifelong bonds," said Prakash Javadekar.

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.

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