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Rahul isolated within Congress over stand on Kashmir: BJP

Gandhi had said that the Oppn and the press got a taste of the 'draconian administration' and 'brute force' unleashed on the people in J&K.

26 Aug 2019 8:40 PM

Rs 1.2 lakh cr investment planned for city gas network expansion: Pradhan

Rs 50,000 crore was committed in the 50 GAs awarded in the 10th round in March this year.

26 Aug 2019 2:18 PM

Dharmendra Pradhan undertakes aerial survey of flood-hit areas in Odisha

On August 14, Odisha CM had announced that the state government would provide per day Rs 60 each to adults and Rs 45 per child.

17 Aug 2019 4:36 PM

State, LS polls defeat fails to dampen BJP workers’ spirit

Apart from membership drive, the BJP has prepared a blueprint which includes strengthening the organisation at the grassroots.

16 Aug 2019 3:37 AM

India's oil minister urges local oil firms to boost overseas funding

The economic slowdown has translated into falling oil demand in the United States, the world’s biggest oil consumer.

02 Aug 2019 1:50 PM


HPCL refuses to recognise ONGC as its promoter

Oil and Natural Gas Corp in January last year bought the government's entire 51.11 pc stake in HPCL for Rs 36,915 crore.

23 Jul 2019 12:33 PM

Steel can play crucial role in Jal Jeevan Mission, says Pradhan

Announced in the Union Budget, the Jal Jeevan Mission envisages to provide potable water to every rural household by 2024.

17 Jul 2019 5:58 PM

No plan to completely ban petrol and diesel vehicles: Dharmendra Pradhan

NITI Aayog has reportedly proposed that after 2030, only electric vehicles should be sold in India.

17 Jul 2019 12:39 PM

Govt neither divesting nor privatising ONGC: Pradhan

Govt is not privatising the ONGC but adopting a new model wherein both public and private players can participate in oil production.

03 Jul 2019 4:07 PM

ONGC discovers 230 mn tonnes of oil reserves: Pradhan

Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said this in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha.

02 Jul 2019 11:52 AM


Centre to provide CNG, PNG infrastructure in 406 districts: Pradhan

According to Pradhan, after expanding these facilities, 70 per cent population will get clean energy.

24 Jun 2019 3:14 PM

India raises concerns over rising oil prices with Saudi Arabia

Global oil prices rose sharply on fears of a US military attack on Iran that would disrupt flows from the Middle East

22 Jun 2019 1:39 PM

Centre addresses challenges faced by steel industry

Ministers Goyal and Pradhan discussed at length the measures their ministries may take to reduce unnecessary imports and boost exports.

12 Jun 2019 8:32 AM

Job creation, skill development will remain in focus: Mahendra Nath Pandey

Pandey's predecessor Dharmendra Pradhan and newly appointed MoS for Skill Development RK Singh were also present,

04 Jun 2019 12:58 PM

India apprehensive Iran sanctions could boost oil prices, inflation

“We are apprehensive that impact can translate higher oil prices,” affecting common person, Harsh Vardhan Shringla said.

01 May 2019 12:06 PM


Dharmendra Pradhan: Odisha CM terrorising, misleading people

He added that the ruling BJD is so jealous of PM Modi that it is depriving the people of Odisha from the benefits of Central schemes.

22 Apr 2019 2:22 AM

Pradhan misbehaves with govt officers on poll duty: BJD to EC, demands action

Five parliamentary constituencies of Odisha will go to polls on April 18. Counting of votes will be done on May 23.

18 Apr 2019 9:05 AM

Patnaik condemns BJP leader’s murder in Odisha, party calls it 'crocodile tears'

The police immediately sealed the town and started investigation into the incident.

15 Apr 2019 11:49 AM

Will punish child rapists: Odisha BJP

It also assured that Ayushman Bharat healthcare insurance programme will be implemented from the day one of assuming power in the state.

08 Apr 2019 6:39 AM

Odisha MLA Prakash Chandra Behera joins BJP

Prakash Chandra Behera, who represents Cuttack's Salepur constituency, quit the Congress on Saturday.

17 Mar 2019 2:19 PM