Hardeep Singh Puri

New Parl building inauguration: 'Boycott gang' insulting legacy of their own leaders, freedom fighters, alleges Puri 

As many as 25 parties are expected to attend the inauguration of the new Parliament building on Sunday even as 20 opposition parties have decided to boycott the event.

published on : 26th May 2023

Ex-CEO Niti Ayog Amitabh Kant to head committee to look into stalled real estate projects

The panel will deliberate on the issues of legacy stalled projects and suggest ways to complete and hand over these projects to homebuyers in a time-bound manner, the order states.

published on : 4th April 2023

1000 cities to be garbage-free by’24: Hardeep Singh Puri

Further, waste processing in India has gone up by over four times from 17 per cent in 2014 to 75 per cent today, added Puri.

published on : 31st March 2023

Delay in nod from Centre mars Telangana's Metro rail phase-II

Minister KT Rama Rao had written a letter to Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, requesting approval for the phase-II of the project, which is worth Rs 8,453 crore.

published on : 28th March 2023

Petroleum Minister asks oil companies to reduce petrol-diesel prices

Hardeep Singh Puri was talking to the media during a function to flag wave a CNG-driven boat race on the river Ganga here.

published on : 22nd January 2023

Ethanol blending in petrol saved Rs 41,500 crore in 8 years: Union Petroleum Minister

The ethanol blending in petrol has resulted in forex savings of over Rs 41,500 crore in the past eight years for the country, said petroleum minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Friday. 

published on : 14th January 2023

Oil & gas sector may see USD 58 billion investment in 2023

India is the world’s third-biggest oil-consuming and importing nation and is looking to raise domestic output to help cut down reliance on costly imports.

published on : 14th January 2023

India will contribute 25 per cent of global demand of ethanol by 2040: Petroleum Minister

The minister further said India increased the number of its crude oil suppliers from 27 countries in 2006-07 to 39 in 2021-22, adding new suppliers like Columbia, Russia, Libya, etc.,

published on : 11th January 2023

Government oil marketing firms behaved like good corporate citizens: Puri

He said the PSU OMCs did make high refining margins by buying Russian oil, but sold the oil at a loss in the domestic market, unlike private refiners who exported most of it.

published on : 6th January 2023

Hardeep Puri: Journey from diplomacy to government

Retired diplomat Hardeep Singh Puri has a distinguished four-decade career in diplomacy spanning the multilateral arena behind him.

published on : 3rd September 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Diplomat, bureaucrats, ex-police chief among nine new faces in Modi government

Nine new faces, including former diplomat Hardeep Singh Puri, will be inducted into the Union Council of Ministers on Sunday.

published on : 2nd September 2017