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Seven-term MP sworn in for second innings under PM Modi

Seven-term MP sworn in for second innings under PM Modi

🕔20:29, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  Seven-term Lok Sabha MP Virendra Kumar, who had earlier served as the Union Minister of State for Women and Child Development and Minority Affairs under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has returned to the Modi 2.0 Cabinet.

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Anurag Thakur, Kishan Reddy others elevated as Cabinet ministers

Anurag Thakur, Kishan Reddy others elevated as Cabinet ministers

🕔20:20, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid a premium on performance in the 2021 Cabinet reshuffle. While 12 ministers were axed, seven junior ministers have been promoted as Cabinet ministers. Minister of State in the Finance Ministry,

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Modi Cabinet gets makeover with emphasis on experience, qualification

Modi Cabinet gets makeover with emphasis on experience, qualification

🕔20:11, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  As the Modi government gets a makeover, the new Council of Ministers is being shaped in terms of experience and qualification. In the new Council of Ministers, there are four former Chief Ministers, 18 former state

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Sonowal gets rewarded for performance

Sonowal gets rewarded for performance

🕔20:04, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  Sarbananda Sonowal was the first BJP chief minister of a northeastern state, but in a smooth change of guard he stepped aside for his former deputy, Himanta Biswa Sarma, to take over as Assam’s Chief Minister

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Modi cabinet reshuffle to take place on Wednesday evening

Modi cabinet reshuffle to take place on Wednesday evening

🕔07:12, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  Putting end to a month long speculation, the reshuffle of the Narendra Modi cabinet is all set to take place on Wednesday evening. Sources said that the new cabinet will be young, and have proper representation

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Cabinet approves renaming of Kolkata Port Trust as Syama Prasad Mookerjee Trust

Cabinet approves renaming of Kolkata Port Trust as Syama Prasad Mookerjee Trust

🕔18:17, 3.Jun 2020

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval to rename Kolkata Port as Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port. The Board of Trustees of Kolkata Port Trust in its Meeting held on 25th February, 2020

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Cabinet approves adoption of methodology for auction of coal and lignite mines/blocks for sale of coal / lignite on revenue sharing basis and tenure of coking coal linkage

Cabinet approves adoption of methodology for auction of coal and lignite mines/blocks for sale of coal / lignite on revenue sharing basis and tenure of coking coal linkage

🕔15:17, 20.May 2020

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the methodology for auction of coal and lignite mines/blocks for sale of coal / lignite on revenue sharing basis and increasing the tenure of coking coal

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Cabinet approves additional funding of up to Rupees three lakh crore through introduction of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS)

Cabinet approves additional funding of up to Rupees three lakh crore through introduction of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS)

🕔15:14, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given the following approvals: To enable additional funding of up to Rs. three lakh crore to eligible MSMEs and interested MUDRA borrowers by way of “Emergency Credit Line Guarantee

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Cabinet approves issuance of the Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation (Adaptation of State Laws) Second Order, 2020 in relation of Jammu & Kashmir Civil Services (Decentralisation and Recruitment) Act

Cabinet approves issuance of the Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation (Adaptation of State Laws) Second Order, 2020 in relation of Jammu & Kashmir Civil Services (Decentralisation and Recruitment) Act

🕔15:12, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ex-post facto approval for the Jammu & Kashmir (Adaptation of State Laws) Second Order, 2020 issued under section 96 of Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019.  This

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Cabinet approves Special Liquidity Scheme for NBFCs/HFCs to address their Liquidity Stress

Cabinet approves Special Liquidity Scheme for NBFCs/HFCs to address their Liquidity Stress

🕔15:11, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to the proposal of the Ministry of Finance to launch a new Special Liquidity Scheme for Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) to improve

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Cabinet approves ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat Package for allocation of foodgrains to the migrants / stranded migrants

Cabinet approves ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat Package for allocation of foodgrains to the migrants / stranded migrants

🕔15:09, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ex-post facto approval for allocation of foodgrains from Central Pool to approximately 8 crore migrants / stranded migrants @ 5 kg per person per month (May and

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Cabinet approves ‘Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana

Cabinet approves ‘Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana

🕔15:07, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana (PMMSY) – A scheme to bring about Blue Revolution through sustainable and responsible development of fisheries sector

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Cabinet approves extension of ‘Pradhan MantriVayaVandanaYojana’

Cabinet approves extension of ‘Pradhan MantriVayaVandanaYojana’

🕔15:05, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to the following for the welfare of and to enable old age income security for Senior Citizens: (a) Extension of Pradhan MantriVayaVandanaYojana (PMVVY) up to 31st

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Cabinet approves “Scheme for formalisation of Micro Food Processing Enterprises (FME)”

Cabinet approves “Scheme for formalisation of Micro Food Processing Enterprises (FME)”

🕔15:04, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to a new Centrally Sponsored Scheme – “Scheme for Formalisation of Micro food processing Enterprises (FME)” for the Unorganized Sector on All India basis with an outlay

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Cabinet approves modifications in the existing “Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS)”

Cabinet approves modifications in the existing “Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS)”

🕔14:57, 20.May 2020

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the Sovereign portfolio guarantee of up to 20% of first loss for purchase of Bonds or Commercial Papers (CPs) with a rating of AA and below (including unrated

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PM meets top honchos on reviving economy ahead of Budget

PM meets top honchos on reviving economy ahead of Budget

🕔06:53, 7.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 7  Ahead of the Union Budget, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met India’s top 10 business leaders which included bosses of India’s largest conglomerates like Reliance Industries, Vedanta, Tata Group, Mahindra & Mahindra, Adani and Bharti

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Cabinet approves creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of four star General

Cabinet approves creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of four star General

🕔12:33, 25.Dec 2019

In a landmark decision with tremendous reform in higher defence management in the country, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved to create the post of Chief of Defence Staff in the rank of a four-star

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Cabinet clears draft law to curb ponzi schemes

Cabinet clears draft law to curb ponzi schemes

🕔19:13, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  Seeking to curb the menace of ponzi schemes, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval to the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019. The proposed law would address

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Cabinet clears pension scheme for 3 crore retail traders

Cabinet clears pension scheme for 3 crore retail traders

🕔14:58, 31.May 2019

By Prakash Bhargava New Delhi, May 31 — In a decision that will benefit the trading community, the Union Cabinet has approved a new scheme that offers pension coverage to the trading community. This is a part of the Prime

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Newly inducted Ministers assume charge, spell out priorities

Newly inducted Ministers assume charge, spell out priorities

🕔22:18, 4.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) A day after the union cabinet’s expansion and reshuffle, new Ministers as well as the old ones elevated or reshuffled assumed charge of their new responsibilities on Monday and spelled out their priorities ahead of the

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