Monday, January 30, 2023

Nitin Gadkari

12th session of 13th NLA underway

The first day of the Twelfth Session of the Thirteenth Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) began on September 20 with chief minister Neiphiu Rio making obituary references to the passing away of former Nagaland governor K. Sankaranarayanan while NPF Legislature...

Not wearing seat belt on rear seat to attract penalty: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said that not wearing seat belts in the rear seats in cars will attract penalty now.“Earlier, there was a penalty for not wearing seat belt for the driver and co-passenger only, but we...

BJP rejigs Parliamentary Board; drops Gadkari, Shivraj as members

In a major shake-up, the BJP on Wednesday dropped Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan from its parliamentary board, its apex organisational body, and brought in six new members, including Karnataka leader B...

Indian companies can make best electric cars: Nitin Gadkari

Amid reports of the US electric car major, Tesla putting its plan to sell its products in India on hold, Union road transport minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said the government was never in favour of any firm manufacturing...

Efforts on to introduce ethanol in agriculture etc: Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday stressed on the need to switch to alternative fuel like ethanol and said efforts are on to introduce ethanol in construction and agriculture equipment.The Union road transport and highways minister said the country...

PM Modi headed ISC reconstituted

Shah chairman of standing committee The Inter-State Council (ISC), which works to promote and support cooperative federalism in the country, has been reconstituted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as chairman and chief ministers of all states and six Union ministers...

Tesla can benefit by manufacturing EVs in India, says Nitin Gadkari

Union road transport and highways minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that if the US-based EV maker Tesla manufactures its electric vehicles in India then the company will also get benefits.Addressing an event here, Gadkari said days are not...

Gadkari pitches for priority sector lending

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday made a case for extending priority sector lending facilities for entities engaged in production and business of alternative fuels like bio-ethanol, CNG and LNG, a move that will help cut imports of fossil...

Centre preparing to bring back Indian students: Nitin Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said the central government is making arrangements to bring back Indian students stuck in Ukraine amid Russian invasion, and they will be brought home as soon as the eastern European country’s airspace opens...

Nitin Gadkari looks obscene in khaki half pant: Cong leader

It looks obscene when Union Minister Nitin Gadkari wears khaki half pants, senior Congress leader Ajay Kumar said on Sunday in a dig at the RSS.Kumar, the AICC observer for Tripura, said it looks odd when “old and fat”...