The move, if implemented by Indian food regulator FSSAI, could empower Indian consumers and substantially impact the Indian oil industry.
The union minister visited the Zojila tunnel, which will be the longest tunnel in Asia, and reviewed the progress of work.
The Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said through public-private investment model can be replicated to revamp the country’s health sector.
The Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said the decision over continuing infrastructure in Afghanistan with Taliban government in place is going to be taken by PM Narendra Modi.
The two ministers also witnessed multiple aircraft operations on the emergency landing facility (ELF) of NH-295 on Thursday.
A mock emergency landing was performed by a Hercules C-130J plane of the IAF which also carried Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari alongside Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat.
'The Automotive Mission Plan of the Government of India is to set a goal to raise the contribution of the automobile sector towards nation GDP to 12 per cent and generate about 50 million new jobs,' Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
Nitin Gadkari said that the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) should also have a financial arm like the Power Ministry's Power Finance Corporation (PFC).
Farooq visited under construction Zojila and Z-Morh projects that will provide all-weather connectivity between Kashmir and Ladakh.
The chief minister had the interactions over various developmental works and issues concerning the state.
Jaishankar was in Tehran last month and was one of the first foreign leaders to have met with President-elect Ebrahim Raisi ahead of his swearing-in on August 5.
The incident has sent shockwaves in the state with senior police officers demanding the arrest of the security personnel for insulting and attacking the SP
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Nitin Gadkari asserted 93% of the vehicles pay toll using FASTag, while the remaining 7 per cent have still not taken it despite paying a double toll.
Addressing an election rally at Egra in the Purba Medinipur district, Gadkari said that the parties that ruled the state failed to meet the aspirations of the people
The minister claimed that India will become a top manufacturing hub for automobiles in the world within five years.
The certificate of registration shall not be renewed after the laps of 15 years for government vehicles
Addressing a rally during the party's Parivartan Yatra in Bengal's Purulia district, the Union minister said the country's essence is unity in diversity.
A health worker administers a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary as India crossed the 1 billion Covid-19 vaccine dose milestone, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Nihangs at their residential camp near the Baba Bakala Saheb gurudwara in PunjabPhotographs by Tribhuvan Tiwari
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi visits family members of a man who died in police custody in Agra.PTI Photo
Director-General of World Trade Organisation Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala during a meeting in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Arun Sharma
Hotel heiress and reality television star Paris Hilton, left, walks through the Capitol in Washington. Hilton was on Capitol Hill Wednesday to lend her celebrity to support legislation to establish a bill of rights for...Photo by AP/PTI
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates