May 16, 2016 07:00 PM IST
Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan urged scientists of Central
Institute of Mining fuel Research (CIMFR) to focus on coal liquefaction research in the interest of people as well as the country.
- May 04, 2016 01:58 PM IST
"During the current year (2016), normal or above normal rainfall has been predicted by many forecasting agencies, including India Meteorological Department. No forecast assessment for pre-monsoon season is issued by any agencies," he said in Lok Sabha during Question Hour.
- Mar 16, 2016 02:46 PM IST
Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan said during Question Hour that a new scanner has been developed which can detect adulteration in milk in 40 seconds and can even pinpoint the adulterant.
- Jan 22, 2016 06:10 PM IST
It was a historic occasion on January 14, 2016, in New Delhi, as Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi showered fulsome ...
- Dec 03, 2015 08:25 PM IST
Justice Thakur was today sworn in as 43rd Chief Justice of India in a brief ceremony held in the imposing Durbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhavan by President Pranab Mukherjee.
- Oct 26, 2015 10:12 PM IST
Watch the interview of Harsh Vardhan Minister, Science & Technology with Ronojoy Banerjee on CNBC-TV18, in which he shared his plans for the new solar-powered train which could hit tracks in coming few years.
- Aug 20, 2015 01:02 PM IST
Describing solar energy as the ultimate solution to India's energy problems, he called upon Indian scientists to work towards developing more efficient equipment which could revolutionise the entire sector.
- Jun 24, 2015 12:25 PM IST
System of Air Quality & weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) has been developed by Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, in association with Regional Meteorological Center Mumbai-IMD, and the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM).
- Apr 23, 2015 08:11 AM IST
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday said the country is likely to witness a "below normal" monsoon this season because of the El Nino phenomenon. Union Minister for Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan said the monsoon would be 93 percent of the Long Period Average.
- Apr 04, 2015 01:38 PM IST
Ministers of State Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Manoj Sinha are likely to be included in the Modi Cabinet, said sources, adding Minority Affairs Minister Najma Neptullah may be dropped.
- Feb 07, 2015 11:15 AM IST
Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal, BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi and Union Minister Harsh Vardhan were among the early voters in the Delhi Assembly polls where all eyes are on AAP and BJP.
- Jan 20, 2015 07:57 AM IST
Bedi will contest from Krishnanagar constituency from where Harsh Vardhan had fought the 2013 elections. He had also contested the election as the chief ministerial candidate.
- Jan 14, 2015 08:54 AM IST
The committee, to be headed by Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay, has all seven Delhi MPs--Vardhan, Lekhi, Pravesh Sahib Singh Verma, Udit Raj, Manoj Tiwari, Ramesh Bidhuri and Mahesh Girri
- Nov 25, 2014 02:30 PM IST
Before a reshuffle in the Cabinet, former health minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government Dr Harsh Vardhan had favoured a complete ban on e-cigarettes and all products described as electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS).
- Feb 14, 2014 10:24 PM IST
Kejriwal in his resignation speech hit out at the BJP and the Congress for teaming together in scuttling the Jan Lokpal Bill and bringing down the AAP government.
- Dec 23, 2013 02:24 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party attacked Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal the moment he announced his decision to form the government in Delhi, calling the decision a betrayal to the people of Delhi.
- Dec 13, 2013 08:52 AM IST
BJP chief ministerial candidate Harsh Vardhan met Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung on Thursday evening to discuss about government formation in the national capital. As the BJP has refused to stake the claim, the L-G will now call the AAP to form the government in Delhi.
- Dec 04, 2013 09:16 AM IST
The most interesting battle will be fought in the New Delhi constituency where Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit will be up against Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal. BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate Harsh Vardhan will be contesting from the Krishna Nagar constituency.
- Dec 03, 2013 09:46 PM IST
All eyes will be on the fledgling Aam Admi Party (AAP) as Delhi votes on December 4 in the Assembly elections in which Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is seeking to stop Congress from clinching a record fourth win even as the entry of Arvind Kejriwal's AAP has changed the dimension of the fight.