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Govt hikes basic pay of Gramin Dak Sevaks to up to Rs 14,500 per month

Cabinet has also approved compensatory appointment of a dependent of GDS which was not allowed earlier.

06 Jun 2018 4:05 PM

Cabinet lets home buyers have creditors tag in IBC

Under the code, financial creditor implies any person to whom a financial debt is owed.

24 May 2018 1:43 AM

Swati Maliwal to end hungerstrike today

Welcoming the Cabinet’s decision to approve the ordinance, Ms Maliwal, said: “Until something concrete happens, I will not give up.

22 Apr 2018 5:12 AM

Nod to ordinance on fugitive offenders

The application will contain the reasons to believe that an individual is a fugitive economic offender.

22 Apr 2018 1:53 AM

J&K govt to bring in separate law providing death sentence to child rapists

The Indian Penal Code (IPC) is not application in J&K under Article 370 of the Constitution of India.

21 Apr 2018 8:27 PM


Amid nationwide uproar, cabinet to bring in death penalty for child rape

Rape in Kathua and Unnao have provoked unmatched displays of public anger since 2012 gangrape murder of Delhi woman.

21 Apr 2018 9:23 AM

Cabinet nod to India-UK illegals’ pact, L-G pay hike

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in London in the third week of April to attend the Commonwealth heads of government meeting.

12 Apr 2018 6:34 AM

Centre approves amendments for better Protection of Human Rights Bill

It suggests incorporating a mechanism to look after the cases of human rights violation in the Union Territories as well.

05 Apr 2018 11:17 AM

Cabinet approves Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018

The Bill is likely to be tabled in Parliament in the second the part of the Budget session that starts March 6.

01 Mar 2018 7:40 PM

NIA soon to probe human trafficking

The draft bill also moots three years in jail for abetting, promoting and assisting trafficking.

01 Mar 2018 3:58 AM


Union Cabinet’s nod for hike in MPs’ allowance

The Cabinet also proposed that the one-time furniture allowance be hiked to Rs 1 lakh from the present Rs 75,000.

01 Mar 2018 2:24 AM

Is this 'Make In India'? Modi's doublespeak exposed: Cong slams Govt's FDI push

Congress' Randeep Surjewala says PM Modi has harmed the manufacturing sector and traders.

10 Jan 2018 7:56 PM

India allows 49 per cent foreign investment in state-run airline

Air India has slowly lost market share to new low-cost private players in one of world's fastest-growing airline markets.

10 Jan 2018 4:28 PM

CCEA gives nod for continuing MPLAD scheme till March 2020

Till August 2017, 18,82,180 works for Rs 44,929.17 crore have been sanctioned from MPLADS fund.

10 Jan 2018 3:33 PM

CAIT opposes 100 pc FDI in single brand retail via automatic

100 per cent FDI in single brand retail through the automatic route will facilitate easy entry of MNCs.

10 Jan 2018 2:44 PM


Cabinet clears 100 per cent FDI in single-brand retail, foreign funds for Air India too

Till now, FDI up to 49 per cent was allowed under automatic route in single-brand retail.

10 Jan 2018 1:29 PM

Cabinet approves draft bill banning triple talaq

The draft was prepared by an inter-ministerial group headed by home minister Rajnath Singh.

16 Dec 2017 3:31 AM

Cabinet approves India's membership for EBRD

EBRD's core operations pertain to private sector development in their countries of operation.

22 Nov 2017 5:08 PM

Cabinet nods amendments to insolvency and bankruptcy code

The Finance Ministry had earlier asked banks to ensure that wilful defaulters were prevented from buying same stressed assets again.

22 Nov 2017 4:57 PM

Cabinet takes care of customers' benefit, passes GST anti-profiteering authority

The government did away with restrictions on the export of all kinds of pulses to help farmers get better prices for their produce.

17 Nov 2017 2:15 AM