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Cabinet approves Rs 2,044 cr for bonus to around 12 lakh railway staff

Cabinet approves Rs 2,044 cr for bonus to around 12 lakh railway staff

🕔15:28, 10.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 10  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday sanctioned Rs 2,044.31 crore for 78 days productivity linked bonus to about 11.91 lakh non-gazetted railway officials. The announcement was made by Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad while addressing a

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Cabinet approves ordinance amending Bankruptcy Code

Cabinet approves ordinance amending Bankruptcy Code

🕔10:31, 24.May 2018

New Delhi, May 23  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to an ordinance making amendments to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) which now awaits the President’s approval, IT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad announced here. Briefing

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Cabinet approves Blue Line extension to Noida Sector 62

Cabinet approves Blue Line extension to Noida Sector 62

🕔20:08, 16.May 2018

New Delhi, May 16  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved extension of Delhi Metro’s Blue Line service from Noida City Centre to Noida Sector 62. A Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the 6.675km corridor being constructed

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Cabinet approves Ratification of the Minamata Convention on Mercury

Cabinet approves Ratification of the Minamata Convention on Mercury

🕔21:10, 7.Feb 2018

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for ratification of Minamata Convention on Mercury and depositing the instrument of ratification enabling India to become a Party of the Convention. The approval entails

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Cabinet approves 100% FDI in retail, construction

Cabinet approves 100% FDI in retail, construction

🕔14:14, 10.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 10 In major changes liberalising foreign direct investment in key sectors, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100 per cent foreign investment in single brand retail trading (SBRT) and construction development and decided to open up Air India

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Cabinet approves construction of over 83,000 km roads

Cabinet approves construction of over 83,000 km roads

🕔10:24, 25.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 25  The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday approved an ambitious road construction and expansion programme of over 83,000 km over the next five years with an investment of about Rs 7 lakh crore. The aim is to

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Cabinet approves India-Portugal MoU on renewable energy

Cabinet approves India-Portugal MoU on renewable energy

🕔10:20, 7.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 7  The Indian cabinet on Monday gave post facto approval to the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on renewable energy between India and Portugal.“The MoU was signed on January 6, 2017,” a New and Renewable Energy Ministry statement

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Cabinet approves Abu Dhabi oil for Indian strategic reserve

Cabinet approves Abu Dhabi oil for Indian strategic reserve

🕔10:17, 7.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 7  In a move to boost India’s energy security, the Union cabinet on Monday gave post facto approval for signing of an agreement that will see crude oil for strategic storage flow in from a state-run company

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Cabinet approves customs agreement with Uruguay

Cabinet approves customs agreement with Uruguay

🕔15:03, 4.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 4 The Union Cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, approved the signing of an agreement between India and Uruguay for cooperation in matters related to customs.“The agreement will help in the availability

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Cabinet approves new norms to push construction sector: Jaitley

Cabinet approves new norms to push construction sector: Jaitley

🕔13:16, 31.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 31  In a bid to lift the construction sector, the government on Wednesday approved new norms that will help in quicker resolution of disputes to kick-start stalled projects ann make access to financing easier.Briefing reporters after a

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Cabinet approves signing of India-Fiji air services agreement

Cabinet approves signing of India-Fiji air services agreement

🕔09:33, 25.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 25  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod for the signing of a new Air Services Agreement (ASA) between India and Fiji.The agreement is for updation of the existing agreement between the two countries, which was

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Cabinet approves highways development in five states

Cabinet approves highways development in five states

🕔09:28, 25.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 25  The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the development of National Highways totalling 1,120 km in length in Karnataka, Odisha, Bihar, Rajasthan and West Bengal.“The work for the development of two-lane standards fall under Phase-I of the

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Cabinet approves revised cost estimates of Bhutan hydro project

Cabinet approves revised cost estimates of Bhutan hydro project

🕔09:46, 14.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 14  The Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesdaygave its approval for revised cost estimates of Rs 7,290.62 crore for the 1,020 MW Punatsangchhu-II Hydroelectric Project (HEP) in Bhutan.The total cost escalation for the project,

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Cabinet approves 15% stake sale in NBCC

Cabinet approves 15% stake sale in NBCC

🕔09:32, 14.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 14  The Cabinet here on Wednesday approved 15 per cent divestment of the government’s stake in National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited (NBCC) aiming to collect approximately Rs 1,706 crore.“The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra

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Cabinet approves MoU with Mauritius on rural development

Cabinet approves MoU with Mauritius on rural development

🕔09:49, 6.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 6  The Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mauritius for cooperation in the field of rural development and capacity building.The MoU will help “establish a framework for cooperation between the

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Cabinet approves MoU with Maldives on sports

Cabinet approves MoU with Maldives on sports

🕔10:07, 3.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 3  The union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its approval for a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and the Maldives, signed in October in the field of sports and youth affairs.“The

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