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The Ministry of Commerce and Industry administers two departments, the Department of Commerce and the Department for Promotion of Industry & Internal Trade. The head of the Ministry is a Minister of Cabinet rank.
Upto airlines whether they want to charge for in-flight Internet services, says Hardeep Singh Puri
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Tuesday said that he is "very happy" that passengers will now be able to avail of the inflight Internet and Wi-Fi services and that it is upto the airlines to decide whether or not to charge for such facilities. ...
Aspirational India protesting, disturbed: Sibal targets Sitharaman over budget theme
Targetting Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman over the three themes of Union Budget 2020-21, Congress leader Kapil Sibal, in reference to anti-CAA agitations, on Saturday said the 'aspirational India' is protesting and concerned about their future. ...
UP Minister defends Anurag Thakur's 'Goli Maro' remark
Uttar Pradesh Industrial Development Minister Satish Mahana on Wednesday defended Union Minister Anurag Thakur's "shoot the traitors" slogan, and said that it was not Thakur's fault if AIMIM president Asaduddin Owasi "considers himself a traitor". ...
BJP's win in Delhi certain as people want peace, not anarchy: Dharmendra Pradhan
Hitting out at Arvind Kejriwal led-government in the national capital, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday said BJP's victory in the ensuing Delhi polls is 'certain as people want peace and not anarchy.' ...
Vijayan condoles death of 8 Kerala tourists in Nepal
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his cabinet colleagues on Tuesday condoled the untimely death of eight Keralites at a hotel in Nepal. ...
APP has forgotten Anna Hazare, says Prakash Javedekar
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday hit out at Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) saying that the party has forgotten anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare and has deviated from its ideology. ...
Pradhan reiterates demand for OBC, SEBC reservation in Odisha
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday reiterated his request to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for reservations of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in government jobs and educational institutions and for Socially Educationally B ...
India establishing a new model of affirmative action: Pradhan
Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday said that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi the country is establishing a new model of affirmative action for the world. ...
There seems to be conspiracy behind polluted water in Delhi: AAP's MLA Mohya
Amid the ongoing debate on the issue of quality of water in Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA and Delhi Jal Board vice-chairperson Dinesh Mohya on Sunday alleged "conspiracy behind the increasing levels of ammonia in the water." ...
Punjab seeks viability gap funding for biomass projects
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has written to the Centre reiterating his demand for viability gap funding for biomass power projects and biomass solar hybrid power projects to check stubble burning. ...