Nitin Gadkari bats for bamboo as substitute for coal: Point counterpoint

Lalit Shastri A news item the other day quoting Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that bamboo can be a good substitute for coal. The experts don’t agree with this. On being contacted mining and forestry experts said Bamboo does not give  good quality coal. It’s calorific value is also very less.  A retired Indian Forest… Read More Nitin Gadkari bats for bamboo as substitute for coal: Point counterpoint

Nitin Gadkari’s woes and the big question – where the buck stops?

Lalit Shastri A speech by Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways and the Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in the Government of India, has gone viral on social media. The Minister was speaking at the inauguration of the new NHAI building that took more than 10 years to build. The Minister… Read More Nitin Gadkari’s woes and the big question – where the buck stops?

BJP President Amit Shah is the new Home Minister of India

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah is the new Home Minister of India. Raj Nath Singh gets Defence, Nitin Gadkari gets the Road Transport and Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises portfolios. Nirmala Sitharaman, who was Defence Minister in the previous Modi Cabinet has now been given the important Finance… Read More BJP President Amit Shah is the new Home Minister of India