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Excited About Joining TMC, Will Work For Bengal''s Development: Babul Supriyo

Supriyo had announced that he was quitting politics. He was later persuaded against resigning as a Lok Sabha member even as the singer-turned-politician insisted that he would no longer be part of active politics.

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iRASTE Project Aims Reducing Road Accidents, Finding Factors Responsible: Intel India Head

Union minister Nitin Gadkari had on Saturday launched ''iRASTE'', an Artificial Intelligence-powered project, on a pilot basis in Nagpur in Maharashtra with the aim of reducing accidents by 50 per cent in Vidarbha''s biggest city.

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Air India Flight With Union Minister Shobha Karandlaje Onboard Faces Technical Glitch

The flight, 9I 517, from Bengaluru to Hyderabad, which was scheduled to leave at 6:45 pm, faced a technical glitch, according to a statement issued by the minister's office.

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Congress Won't Form Alliance With Any Party In UP Polls: Salman Khurshid

"The manifesto this time would not be prepared on the recommendation of the experts, it would include the general issues of the local people. It would make them happy and they can say that this manifesto is their own,"

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Govt Wants Tesla To First Start Production In India Before Any Tax Concessions Can Be Considered

Tesla has demanded a reduction in import duties on electric vehicles (EVs) in India. At present, cars imported as completely built units (CBUs) attract customs duty ranging from 60 percent to 100 percent, depending on engine size and cost, insurance and freight (CIF) value less or above $40,000.

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India, US Commit To Accelerating Development And Deployment Of Clean Energy Solutions

Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas and Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri co-chaired the virtual launch of the revamped US-India Strategic Clean Energy Partnership along with US Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm.

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Pregnant Women’s Health Should Be Family’s Joint Responsibility: Irani

The National Digital Health Mission was launched on August 15 last year to provide a health ID to every Indian, he said. Over 2.11 crore people were provided free medical treatment under the Jan Arogya Yojana, he said, adding 15 new AIIMS were approved since 2014.

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Modi Govt Sold National Assets, Has No Right To Rule: Sr Cong Leader

The senior Congress leader said his party considers the government move as an “attack on the national assets and the future of the country” and is promise-bound to fight it alongside other opposition parties, trade union leaders and others.

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India To Make It Mandatory For Automakers To Offer Biofuel Vehicles In 6 Months: Nitin Gadkari

The minister said consumers will have a choice between petrol and bioethanol and a switch to the alternative is also essential for the country because of the surplus production of crops like rice, maize, corn and sugar, from which bioethanol is made.

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Union Minister Pralhad Patel Meets Jammu And Kashmir LG In Srinagar; Discusses Food Processing Sector Promotion

Met Shri Prahlad Singh Patel @prahladspatel Union MoS for Jal Shakti and Food Processing Industries at Raj Bhavan today.

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Govt Woos US Investors To Explore Opportunities In Power, Renewable Energy Sector

'The meeting provided an opportunity to the business community to interact with Union Minister on various aspects the renewable energy and power sector in India and the associated opportunities available to the global investors,' a power ministry statement said.

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My Target Is To Achieve 100 Km Per Day Of Highway Construction: Gadkari

Addressing a virtual event organised by industry body CII, the road, transport and highways minister said delays and not taking decisions is a big problem in the country.

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Govt Approves Bharat Biotech's Ankleshwar Plant To Produce Covaxin: Mandaviya

The Hyderabad-based firm had noted that it would utilise the manufacturing plant of its wholly-owned unit - Chiron Behring, to add another 200 million doses of Covaxin.

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Singh Questions Mamata’s Intention In Opposing Electricity Bill; 'Why To Promote Monopoly'

The Union minister would soon write a letter to address the concerns raised by Banerjee. He has planned to write such letter to West Bengal as well as Kerala governments to explain about the salient features of the Bill and its benefits for ordinary consumers.

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Govt Looking For Prospects About Green Hydrogen As Potential Transport Fuel: Gadkari

The road transport and highways minister stressed that the government is committed for supporting green hydrogen and he will discuss the issue with the finance ministry and the Niti Aayog.

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