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BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra appointed chairman of India Tourism Development Corporation
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BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra appointed chairman of India Tourism Development Corporation

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet also continued the tenure of 1990 batch IAS officer Ganji Kamala V. Rao to the post of MD, ITDC

Union Cabinet approves proposal to repeal all three farm laws
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Union Cabinet approves proposal to repeal all three farm laws

The government of India has listed 'The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021' in the legislative business to be taken up in Lok Sabha during the winter session of Parliament beginning 29 November

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot allocates portfolios to ministers, retains home and finance
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Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot allocates portfolios to ministers, retains home and finance

Twelve new ministers were inducted and three ministers of state were elevated to cabinet rank at the recent cabinet reshuffle of Rajasthan government

Empowering women central to BJP policy, says JP Nadda
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Empowering women central to BJP policy, says JP Nadda

Nadda said recognition of women's merit and bringing them at par with men is evident in the way PM Modi has given key portfolios to women

Taliban announce list of deputy ministers without naming any women, doubling down on all-male govt
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Taliban announce list of deputy ministers without naming any women, doubling down on all-male govt

The list was presented by government spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid at a news conference in the Afghan capital, Kabul

From Gul Agha to Sadr Ibrahim, Taliban adds slew of 'familiar faces' to its Cabinet
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From Gul Agha to Sadr Ibrahim, Taliban adds slew of 'familiar faces' to its Cabinet

The group appointed Gul Agha as finance minister, Mullah Abdul Qayyum Zakir as defence minister and Sadr Ibrahim as be acting interior minister

Union home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla's tenure extended for a year
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Union home secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla's tenure extended for a year

Bhalla was scheduled to retire in November 2020 after completing 60 years of superannuation. But his tenure was extended to August 22, 2021

Babul Supriyo quits politics; says won't have to deal with 'uncouth comments' anymore
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Babul Supriyo quits politics; says won't have to deal with 'uncouth comments' anymore

In a social media post, singer-turned-politician Babul Supriyo also said that he had differences with the state BJP leadership since his unsuccessful Assembly poll campaign

Union Cabinet approves setting up of Central university in Ladakh in meeting chaired by PM Modi
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Union Cabinet approves setting up of Central university in Ladakh in meeting chaired by PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address to the nation on last Independence Day had announced that a new university would be established in Ladakh

Mission UP: With Cabinet expansion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sends clear signal over make or break polls
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Mission UP: With Cabinet expansion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sends clear signal over make or break polls

With seven new inductions from UP, the BJP conceded that despite its seeming invincibility, it could not wish away its allies and the votes they brought to the table

Cabinet expansion: 43 leaders sworn-in, 15 take oath as Cabinet ministers; UP bags maximum berths
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Cabinet expansion: 43 leaders sworn-in, 15 take oath as Cabinet ministers; UP bags maximum berths

As many as 15 Cabinet ministers and 28 ministers of oath were sworn-in at a ceremony held in the Darbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhawan

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Harsh Vardhan, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javdekar among 12 ministers who resigned
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Modi Cabinet reshuffle: Harsh Vardhan, Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javdekar among 12 ministers who resigned

President of India Ram Nath Kovind, as advised by Narendra Modi, has accepted the resignation of 12 members of the Cabinet including Ravi Shankar Prasad, Prakash Javadekar, and Harsh Vardhan, among others

Centre invites suggestions on draft anti-trafficking bill; provisions include fine upto Rs 5 lakh
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Centre invites suggestions on draft anti-trafficking bill; provisions include fine upto Rs 5 lakh

According to the draft bill, a person found guilty of trafficking can be imprisoned for not less than seven years that may extend to 10 years

Centre approves Rs 12,000-cr PLI scheme for telecom sector; manufacturing to get major push
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Centre approves Rs 12,000-cr PLI scheme for telecom sector; manufacturing to get major push

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the Centre is positioning India as a global powerhouse for manufacturing, and has created a conducive environment for ease of doing business

Coronavirus economic stimulus package: Cabinet approves Rs 10,000 cr scheme to support micro food processing units
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Coronavirus economic stimulus package: Cabinet approves Rs 10,000 cr scheme to support micro food processing units

The Union Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave approval for a new central scheme with an outlay of Rs 10,000 crore for providing credit-linked subsidy to 2 lakh micro food processing units across the country

Coronavirus economic stimulus package: Cabinet approves Rs 20,050 cr scheme for fisheries sector
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Coronavirus economic stimulus package: Cabinet approves Rs 20,050 cr scheme for fisheries sector

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a scheme to bring about a blue revolution through sustainable and responsible development of the fisheries sector with a total estimated investment of Rs 20,050 crore in the next five years

Coronavirus Lockdown: Cabinet approves Rs 3 lakh cr emergency credit line for MSME; loans at 9.25% rate
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Cabinet approves Rs 3 lakh cr emergency credit line for MSME; loans at 9.25% rate

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved additional funding of up to Rs 3 lakh crore at a concessional rate of 9.25 per cent through the Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) for the MSME sector hit hard by the coronavirus crisis

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cabinet okays supply of 2 kg extra subsidised foodgrains through ration shops
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Cabinet okays supply of 2 kg extra subsidised foodgrains through ration shops

To ensure sufficient supply during the lockdown, the government on Thursday decided to increase the monthly quota of subsidized foodgrains by 2 kg to 7kg per person through ration shops for 80 crore beneficiaries

Cabinet approves proposal to update National Population Register; exercise to be held between April and September 2020
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Cabinet approves proposal to update National Population Register; exercise to be held between April and September 2020

The Union Cabinet approved a proposal to update the National Population Register (NPR) on Tuesday, according to reports, even as several states, including West Bengal, Punjab and Kerala opposed its implementation

BPCL privatisation: IOC, other PSUs not to bid, hints Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
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BPCL privatisation: IOC, other PSUs not to bid, hints Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday hinted that public sector firms such as Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) may not be allowed to bid for buying government stake in Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), for which a buyer may have to shell out as much as Rs 90,000 crore