Union Cabinet(Search results - 16)
IndiaOct 21, 2020, 5:07 PM IST
Union Cabinet approves adoption of Jammu and Kashmir Panchayati Raj Act
The move will help establish all the three tiers of grassroot level democracy like in other parts of the country, said Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar at a Cabinet briefing.
IndiaOct 19, 2020, 2:18 PM IST
HC dumps Kerala govt plea against thiruvananthapuram airport lease to Adani Group
The state government had accused the Centre of showing undue preference in leasing out the airport to Adani Enterprises. The high court plea followed an all-party-meeting in Kerala demanding the withdrawal of the Union cabinet's decision on this front.
IndiaAug 19, 2020, 5:37 PM IST
Union Cabinet approves proposal to lease out AAI airports through PPP model
Adani Enterprises had signed the concessionaire agreement with Airports Authority of India (AAI) for three airports - Ahmedabad, Mangaluru and Lucknow
IndiaJun 1, 2020, 6:44 PM IST
To strengthen MSMEs Union Cabinet approves Rs 50,000 crore equity infusion
The Union Cabinet on Monday approved Rs 50,000 crore equity infusion for micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) through Fund of Funds, and another Rs 20,000 crore fund for the distressed sector
IndiaApr 23, 2020, 11:14 AM IST
COVID-19: President Ram Nath Kovind approves ordinance against attack on healthcare workers
With the total number of coronavirus cases in India rising to 21,393 and death toll rising to 681, PM Narendra Modi stated that there will be no compromise on the safety of healthcare workers.
IndiaApr 22, 2020, 5:05 PM IST
Attack on corona warriors can invite trouble, from Rs 2 lakh fine to 7 years’ jail
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance making acts of violence against healthcare personnel as cognisable and non-bailable offences, Union minister Prakash Javadekar said
Coronavirus IndiaApr 6, 2020, 5:43 PM IST
Salaries slashed by 30%: MPs, PM Modi, President to take pay cut for 1 year
The Union Cabinet has approved an ordinance amending the salary, pension and allowances of members of the Parliament with effect from April 1, 2020 for a year
Coronavirus IndiaMar 25, 2020, 4:32 PM IST
Coronavirus: PM Modi-led govt approves wheat at Rs 2, rice at Rs 3
Union Cabinet minister Prakash Javadekar said in a press conference today that every person will get 7 kg ration per month for the next three months, including wheat at a cost of Rs 2 per kg, instead of Rs 27 per kg; and rice at cost of Rs 3 per kg, instead of Rs 37 per kg. All this at a time when the nation is under complete lockdown for the next 21 days.
Coronavirus IndiaMar 25, 2020, 12:59 PM IST
Coronavirus: Picture of PM Modi's Cabinet meet with social distancing etiquette takes internet by storm
The Union Cabinet met at the Prime Minister's residence on Wednesday morning, the first since the 21-day coronavirus lockdown was imposed
BusinessNov 21, 2019, 5:34 PM IST
Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel stocks trade lower; Nifty closes below 11,970
Telecom stocks traded lower despite the Union Cabinet approving the proposal to mitigate financial stress being faced by the sector. Vodafone Idea closed over 6% down and Bharti Airtel slipped by 2.4% as the government's move failed to cheer investors
NEWSJan 11, 2019, 5:56 PM IST
Gaganyaan, India's first manned mission to space will venture on December 2021
The Union Cabinet had in December approved the indigenous human spaceflight programme through which a three-member crew would be sent to space for seven days.
Aug 24, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
Union Cabinet approves ₹ 21000 cr for Railway line expansion
The expansion is expected to give big fillip in the transportation of coal, minerals, and steel sector, the expansion will benefit 11 States across Eastern, Western, Central, Northern and Southern India.
Aug 24, 2016, 4:28 AM IST
Union Cabinet says yes to Surrogacy Draft bill
To prevent exploitation of women, especially those in rural and tribal areas, the government has prohibited foreigners from commissioning surrogacy in the country and has drafted this comprehensive legislation