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Cabinet may take up BPCL privatisation this month

Cabinet may take up BPCL privatisation this month

🕔09:34, 10.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 10  Union Cabinet is likely to take up the strategic disinvestment of the entire stake of government of India along with transfer of management control in oil marketing PSU – BPCL this month to push ahead the

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5,300 displaced J&K families added to PM’s aid scheme

5,300 displaced J&K families added to PM’s aid scheme

🕔09:35, 10.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 10  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved inclusion of 5,300 displaced families of Pakistan-occupied areas of Jammu and Kashmir and now settled in Jammu and Kashmir, in the Prime Minister’s financial

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Govt chips in Rs 4,557 cr in IDBI Bank to boost CAR

Govt chips in Rs 4,557 cr in IDBI Bank to boost CAR

🕔12:24, 4.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 4  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday approved a capital infusion of Rs 4,557 crore by the government in the IDBI Bank. The government’s contribution was limited to its shareholding because LIC,

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Cabinet clears Companies (Amendment) Bill 2019

Cabinet clears Companies (Amendment) Bill 2019

🕔07:00, 18.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 18  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2019 with an aim to increase ease of doing business and strengthening corporate governance. The Bill, when passed as an Act, would replace the Companies (Amendment)

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Cabinet approves leasing out 3 airports under AAI

Cabinet approves leasing out 3 airports under AAI

🕔07:00, 4.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 4  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal for leasing out the Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Mangaluru airports of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) through the public-private partnership (PPP) mode. The airports would be leased out

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Cabinet approves agreement with Kyrgyzstan

Cabinet approves agreement with Kyrgyzstan

🕔10:49, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in the field of legal metrology between India and Kyrgyzstan. The MoU will be signed on the sidelines of

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Cabinet approves bill to replace ordinance on Homoeopathy Central Council

Cabinet approves bill to replace ordinance on Homoeopathy Central Council

🕔10:42, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the draft Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2019. It will replace the Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019. The Bill seeks to extend the period

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Cabinet approves creation of sixth deputy CAG post

Cabinet approves creation of sixth deputy CAG post

🕔07:30, 16.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 16  The Union Cabinet on Monday approved creation of an additional post of Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General (Coordination, Communication and Information System) in the office of Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. The position in

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Cabinet approves reservations in admission for EWS

Cabinet approves reservations in admission for EWS

🕔14:11, 15.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 15 The Union cabinet on Monday approved provision of reservations in admission for economically weaker section students (EWS) in Central Educational Institution (CEIs). The move follows Human Resource Development Ministry instructions in January to all CEIs to increase

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Cabinet nod to committee for Delhi’s unauthorised colonies

Cabinet nod to committee for Delhi’s unauthorised colonies

🕔06:50, 8.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 8  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved a proposal to form a committee to settle ownership rights of those living in hundreds of unauthorised colonies of the national capital. “The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra

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Cabinet approves ordinance for amending SEZ Act

Cabinet approves ordinance for amending SEZ Act

🕔07:28, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved promulgation of an Ordinance to amend the definition of “person”, as defined in sub-section (v) of section 2 of the Special Economic Zones Act, 2005 to include a trust. An

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Cabinet approves ordinance to set up New Delhi International Arbitration Centre

Cabinet approves ordinance to set up New Delhi International Arbitration Centre

🕔07:25, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved promulgation of an ordinance for establishing the New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (NDIAC) to create an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalised arbitration. The government, “in view of the urgency

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Cabinet okays revised cost for NE road development plan

Cabinet okays revised cost for NE road development plan

🕔07:22, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the proposal for cost revision for the Asian Development Bank-assisted “North Eastern State Roads Investment Programme” (NESRIP) to Rs 2,144.56 crore. The original approved cost for the project was Rs

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Cabinet approves railway zone at Vishakhapatnam

Cabinet approves railway zone at Vishakhapatnam

🕔07:20, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet here on Thursday approved setting up of a Railway Zone at Vishakhapatnam and a new division with headquarters at Rayagada in Odisha by reorganising the existing South Central Railway and East Coast Railway.

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Cabinet approves FAME India Phase II

Cabinet approves FAME India Phase II

🕔07:17, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the proposal to implement the second phase of Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles (FAME) in India for promotion of electric mobility in the country. The scheme will be

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Cabinet approves National Policy on Software Products 2019

Cabinet approves National Policy on Software Products 2019

🕔07:16, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the National Policy on Software Products 2019, which would help in formulating schemes, projects and measures to develop the software industry. According to an official statement, the policy has a

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Cabinet nod for Metro rail projects in UP’s Kanpur, Agra

Cabinet nod for Metro rail projects in UP’s Kanpur, Agra

🕔07:12, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01 The Union Cabinet on Friday approved two Metro rail projects in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur and Agra at an estimated cost of Rs 19,456.1 crore in order to boost urban public transport connectivity. Both the projects will be

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Cabinet okays SPV to house Air India’s debt

Cabinet okays SPV to house Air India’s debt

🕔07:00, 1.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 01  The Union Cabinet here on Thursday approved creation of a special purpose vehicle (SPV) — Air India Assets Holding Ltd — for warehousing accumulated working capital loans of the national carrier. The Cabinet also approved the

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Cabinet approves 10% quota provision for J&K

Cabinet approves 10% quota provision for J&K

🕔06:45, 21.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 21  Union cabinet has given its nod to 10 per cent quota for poor among the general categories in Jammu and Kashmir and also approved the provision for SC/ST reservation in promotion in government jobs in the

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Cabinet nod to new company for commercial use of ISRO programmes

Cabinet nod to new company for commercial use of ISRO programmes

🕔07:28, 20.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 20  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Tuesday gave its approval for setting up a new company under the Department of Space, to commercially exploit the research and development work carried out by

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