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Mar 07, 2019
Start recruitment process, UGC tells universities after Cabinet clears ordinance to restore 200-point roster"Following the promulgation of the ordinance, the universities are directed to start recruitment process immediately," the UGC said in a letter to university vice-chancellors.
Feb 27, 2019
Cabinet likely to clear Rs 10,000 cr FAME II scheme for promotion of electric, hybrid vehicles tomorrowThe Union Cabinet is likely to clear on Thursday a Rs 10,000-crore programme under the FAME-II scheme for promotion of electric and hybrid vehicles
Feb 21, 2019
Triple talaq ordinance greenlit by President Ram Nath Kovind two days after Cabinet nodThe Triple Talaq ordinance was signed by President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday, two days after it got a Cabinet nod
Feb 01, 2019
Women, immigrants, workers affected by US govt shutdown to 'surround' Donald Trump during State of Union addressWhen Donald Trump delivers his first State of the Union address, he'll be surrounded by reminders of the 2018 elections that delivered Democrats the House majority and a record number of women to Congress
Jan 28, 2019
Cabinet may announce relief package for farmers before interim budget; plan includes waiving premium for crop insuranceAgriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh had recently indicated that the government would announce an agriculture package before the 2019-20 budget. The NDA government will present an interim budget on 1 February.
Jan 15, 2019
Finance secretary Ajay Narayan Jha gets one-month extension; appointed member of 15th Finance CommissionThe appointments committee of the Cabinet has approved extension in service of Jha, finance secretary and secretary, department of expenditure, for a period of one month beyond his superannuation
Jan 10, 2019
Cabinet approves setting up of three new AIIMS in Jammu, Kashmir and Gujarat regions at a total cost of Rs 4,684 croreWith an aim to expand the outreach of quality health care to the remote corners of the nation, the Union Cabinet gave its nod to the proposal for establishing three new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) including one each for Jammu and Kashmir region and one at Gujarat.
Jan 02, 2019
Cabinet clears merger of Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank with Bank of BarodaThe government on Wednesday approved the merger of Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank with Bank of Baroda (BoB) to make it a globally competitive lender.
Dec 20, 2018
Lok Sabha passes 'historic' bill which bans commercial surrogacy; single parents, same-sex couples not entitledThe Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill 2016 that prohibits commercial surrogacy and allows close relatives to act as surrogates to needy infertile couples for "altruistic" reasons.
Dec 07, 2018
National Pension Scheme bonanza: Cabinet raises government contribution to NPS to 14 percent of basic salaryIn a bonanza for government employees, the Cabinet on Thursday raised the government's contribution to National Pension Scheme (NPS) to 14 per cent of basic salary from the current 10 per cent, sources said