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Cabinet gives ex-post facto approval for India-Ethiopia trade pact

The pact was signed on October 5 during the state visit of the president of India to Ethiopia.

01 Nov 2017 2:19 PM

7th Pay Commission: Benefits to be extended to central, state university faculty

The revised pay that will come into effect from January 1, 2018 will reflect a hike between Rs 10,000 and Rs 50,000.

12 Oct 2017 10:21 AM

India, Japan to team up to get more flexible LNG deals

India and Japan will also look at establishing LNG spot price indices that reflect true supply and demand.

12 Oct 2017 9:45 AM

7th pay commission: 7.58 lakh university, college teachers to get massive salary hike

The revision will enhance teachers' pay in the range of Rs 10,400 and Rs 49,800, and will be applicable from Jan 1, 2016.

11 Oct 2017 8:47 PM

Government plans to set up anti-profiteering body

The proposed authority will have powers to investigate complaints of profiteering.

04 Oct 2017 1:56 AM


GST anti-profiteering body: Govt to examine contours tomorrow

A four-member Standing Committee, comprising tax officials of the Centre and states, has already been set up to receive complaints.

03 Oct 2017 4:41 PM

Cabinet approves 78 days productivity-linked bonus for railway employees

The financial implication of payment of 78 days' PLB to railway employees has been estimated to be Rs 2,245.45 crore.

20 Sep 2017 5:52 PM

Govt to take 'additional measures' to tackle economic growth: Jaitley

The Finance Minister also announced the merger and modernisation of 17 Government of India Presses.

20 Sep 2017 4:50 PM

Dearness allowance hiked to 5 per cent from 4 per cent

Cabinet also approves introduction of Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017 in Parliamnet.

12 Sep 2017 5:37 PM

Bank Union opposes Alternative Mechanism, says it may wreck banks

Union Cabinet on Wednesday said an Alternative mechanism will be set up to oversee consolidation of banks.

24 Aug 2017 6:23 PM


Cabinet clears 'Alternative Mechanism' to oversee bank mergers

The decision to set up the AM follows SBI merging its five associate banks, as also the Bharatiya Mahila Bank, with itself. 

23 Aug 2017 7:09 PM

Cabinet approves new metro policy for expansion across country

The metro policy will talk about standardising norms and developing a procurement mechanism for implementation of the projects.

16 Aug 2017 2:01 PM

CM Fadnavis to get Union berth?

Rumours say Central ministry’s expansion may see rejig in Maharashtra.

15 Aug 2017 2:43 AM

Air India CMD assures staff over possible layoff

Mr Lohani also reportedly wrote that an ownership change will usher in a corporate culture where merit would be better rewarded.

19 Jul 2017 4:29 AM

Air India union to stage protest at IGI airport against disinvestment

The grouping comprising nearly 8,000 of total 21,137 Air India employees held a general body meeting to deliberate on its strategy.

14 Jul 2017 9:49 AM


Gulf carrier Oman Air not ready to bid for debt-reeling Air India

Oman Air's CEO said he would leave the bidding for Air India to priority of other Indian carriers.

13 Jul 2017 7:50 PM

Modi to meet key ministries to streamline FDI inflows

Meeting assumes significance as government is considering relaxing FDI norms in several sectors.

13 Jul 2017 6:14 PM

5 things to know about Code on Wages that ensures minimum pay

Union Cabinet on Wednesday is likely to give approval to Code on Wages Bill that ensures minimum pay for all employees.

12 Jul 2017 2:02 PM

Parliamentary panel seeks details on AI disinvestment from govt

Government officials as well as officials from air India are expected to provide reports to a Parliamentary Standing Committee.

09 Jul 2017 5:53 PM

Central govt staff to see 106-157 per cent hike in HRA from July

According to Jaitley, this decision is set to benefit more than 7.5 lakh 1-3 levels of government employees.

04 Jul 2017 4:31 PM