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Cabinet informed about India-France technology pact

Cabinet informed about India-France technology pact

🕔10:18, 9.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 9  The Union Cabinet was apprised on Wednesday of the signing of agreement between India and France to ensure exchange of best practices and technology.The Cabinet meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.According to a release,

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Cabinet paves way for India-EU MoU on water cooperation

Cabinet paves way for India-EU MoU on water cooperation

🕔12:56, 5.Oct 2016

New Delhi, Oct 5  The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and the European Union in the field of water resources.The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting here

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Cabinet approves redevelopment of seven Delhi colonies

Cabinet approves redevelopment of seven Delhi colonies

🕔09:54, 6.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 6  The Union cabinet on Tuesday approved redevelopment of seven General Pool Residential Accommodation colonies of the government employees in the national capital.The colonies in Sarojini Nagar, Netaji Nagar and Nauroji Nagar will be redeveloped through the

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Cabinet apprised of Japanese, Russian railway agreements

Cabinet apprised of Japanese, Russian railway agreements

🕔10:46, 3.Mar 2016

New Delhi, March 3  The union cabinet was apprised of three important technological cooperation agreements Indian Railways inked with Japan and Russia in December 2015 on Wednesday.On December 11, 2015, Ministry of Railways (MoR) signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC)

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Cabinet nod to MoU with Jordan on IT

Cabinet nod to MoU with Jordan on IT

🕔12:05, 31.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 31  The union cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved the MoU signed in October this year between India and Jordan for promoting cooperation in information technology and electronics.An official release said the MoU

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India forges energy efficiency agreement with BRICS counterparts

India forges energy efficiency agreement with BRICS counterparts

🕔11:30, 17.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 17  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved an energy agreement between India and Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa — members of the BRICS economic grouping. The agreement encompasses joint scientific and technological research, conferencing and holding

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Cabint nod for MoUs with UK, Indonesia on energy cooperation

Cabint nod for MoUs with UK, Indonesia on energy cooperation

🕔10:42, 10.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 10  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and the United Kingdom on cooperation in the energy sector.“The areas of cooperation include market reforms, including regulations and incentives for renewable energy

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Cabinet okays India, Iran agreement on visa facilitation

Cabinet okays India, Iran agreement on visa facilitation

🕔10:12, 3.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 3  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved the signing of the agreement between India and Iran on visa facilitation for diplomatic, official and ordinary passport holders.The cabinet meet was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.An official statement

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India to amend double taxation avoidance pact with Japan

India to amend double taxation avoidance pact with Japan

🕔10:12, 3.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 3  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved signing an agreement for amending the double taxation avoidance convention with Japan that was first signed in 1989 to check fiscal evasion, an official statement said.“The protocol will facilitate information

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Cabinet approves changes in rural livelihood mission framework

Cabinet approves changes in rural livelihood mission framework

🕔10:09, 3.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 3  The union cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for expanding benefits of interest subvention under the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) to 100 more districts.The cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, also approved flexibility

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Cabinet nod to MoU with Israel on water management

Cabinet nod to MoU with Israel on water management

🕔10:08, 3.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 3  The union cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and Israel in the field of water resources management and development cooperation.An official release said

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Seventh pay commission term extended till December 31

Seventh pay commission term extended till December 31

🕔10:21, 27.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 27  The union cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for extending the term of the Seventh Central Pay Commission by four months up to December 31 this year.The decision was taken at a meeting chaired by Prime

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Cabinet nod for India-Nepal petroleum products pipeline

Cabinet nod for India-Nepal petroleum products pipeline

🕔11:13, 13.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 13  The union cabinet on Wednesday approved signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and Nepal for constructing a petroleum products pipeline from Raxaul in India to Amlekhgunj in Nepal, as well as the re-engineering

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Cabinet gives approval to pension, insurance schemes

Cabinet gives approval to pension, insurance schemes

🕔12:22, 7.May 2015

New Delhi, May 7  The union cabinet gave its approval to operationalising three social sector schemes – Atal Pension Yojna (APY), Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY) and the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY). The decisions, aimed at

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Cabinet nod for widening highway sections to Varanasi, Madurai

Cabinet nod for widening highway sections to Varanasi, Madurai

🕔10:31, 8.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 8  The union cabinet on Tuesday approved the four-laning of the Sultanpur-Varanasi section of National Highway 56 in Uttar Pradesh, which will greatly upgrade Varanasi’s connectivity to Lucknow and other parts of the state. The total cost

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Cabinet clears setting up of 121 new Krishi Vigyan Kendras

Cabinet clears setting up of 121 new Krishi Vigyan Kendras

🕔11:25, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet approved setting up of 121 new Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) in the 12th plan to meet the technological needs of farmers. An official press release said that the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister

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Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

Cabinet nod for banks to raise capital by selling government stake

🕔11:22, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet Wednesday decided to permit public sector banks (PSBs) to raise up to Rs.160,000 crore from capital markets by diluting government holding to 52 percent in phases so as to meet Basel III capital

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Cabinet clears amendments to Lokpal Act

Cabinet clears amendments to Lokpal Act

🕔11:21, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet gave its approval for amending the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013 to provide for inclusion of leader of largest opposition party in Lok Sabha in the selection panel in case there was no

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Cabinet approves transfer of land for metro rail projects

Cabinet approves transfer of land for metro rail projects

🕔11:20, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its approval for transfer of land for the implementation of metro rail projects. An official release said that the proposal is to restrict ministries, departments and

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Cabinet nod to five additional solicitors general for HCs

Cabinet nod to five additional solicitors general for HCs

🕔11:18, 11.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 11  The union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday gave its approval for creation of five posts of additional solicitors general, one each for the High Courts of Punjab and Haryana, Patna, Jharkhand, Karnataka and

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