PM to take a call on infra investments in Afghan: Gadkari

With Afghanistan coming under the control of the Taliban, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said a final decision on continuing infrastructure investments in the war-torn country will be taken by the Prime Minister along with the External Affairs Minister after considering the prevailing situation. Continue Reading

Modi, Xi Jinping to participate in virtual Davos summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese premier Xi Jinping will be among the top world leaders who will participate in a five-day online Davos Agenda Summit of the World Economic Forum (WEF) later this month. Continue Reading

Regulation on the cards for steel & cement industry: Govt

In an online meeting with Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari on 9 January, 2020, with Builders Association of India (BAI), the former assured to resolve many of the issues raised by the infrastructure sector. Continue Reading

FASTag mandatory from 1 January

FASTags will be mandatory for vehicles from 1 January, 2021, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday. Continue Reading

Nitin Gadkari tests Corona positive, urges his contacts to follow protocol

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has tested positive for Covid-19. In a tweet, Gadkari said he has isolated himself and urged others who came in contact with him to follow protocol. Continue Reading

Editorial: Migrants’ migraine

With the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown, economic activities have been disrupted. After being rendered jobless, thousands of migrant workers have gone back or are making all efforts to go back to their native places. Continue Reading

Rs 1-lakh cr fund to boost MSMEs: Nitin Gadkari

The government will set up a Rs 1-lakh crore fund to repay outstanding payments to MSMEs owed by the central and state government undertakings as well as major industries, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said. Continue Reading

LS Speaker Om Birla issues stern message to MPs

Sending out a stern message, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla today said members from Opposition and Treasury sides who cross over to the other side during the time of uproar in the House will be suspended for the session.

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Modi, Nadda to meet party CMs, deputy CMs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and J P Nadda, who is set to be elected BJP president, will hold a meeting with Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of party-ruled states this evening. Continue Reading