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Cabinet nod for continuing farmers’ loan scheme


September 6th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The government Thursday approved a proposal to continue interest subvention to public sector banks (PSBs), regional rural banks (RRBs), cooperatives banks and NABARD to ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for job promotion quotas; BJP, SP, BSP spar (Second Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) The cabinet Tuesday approved a constitutional amendment bill to provide reservations for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in government job promotions. It immediately created ... Read more...

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BSP welcomes cabinet nod for reservation in job promotion


September 4th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati Tuesday welcomed the union cabinet's approval to a bill to give Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes reservation in job ... Read more...

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Mend land policy to push realty, infrastructure (Comment)


August 19th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
The relaxation of rules by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on transfer of government land in a bid to speed up public-private partnership (PPP) projects in infrastructure sector is, indeed, significant. ... Read more...

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Kochi Metro rail gets cabinet nod (Lead)


July 4th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The cabinet Wednesday cleared the Rs.5,181.79 crore, 25.612 km Kochi Metro rail project to improve the public transport system in the southern city.The network ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for petrochemical region in Tamil Nadu


July 4th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) The union cabinet Wednesday approved the setting up a Petroleum Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR) in Cuddalore and Nagapattinam districts of Tamil Nadu that ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to changes in marriage laws bill


May 17th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The union cabinet Thursday approved changes in the Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill which will further secure the interests of women in divorce cases.Sources said ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for defence varsity in Gurgaon


April 26th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved acquisition of 205 acres land in Haryana's Gurgaon district, at a cost of Rs.162 crore, for setting up the ... Read more...

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Chidambaram opens NSG hub, Mamata skips event


February 18th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 18 (IANS) The security of the country is a shared responsibility of the centre and the state, union Home Minister P. Chidambaram said Saturday here at the ... Read more...

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Mamata joins chorus against Chidambaram’s ant-terror hub (Lead)


February 17th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) The just approved anti-terror intelligence hub, a brainchild of Home Minister P. Chidambaram, faces a major stumbling block with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for cold chain centre as society (Second Lead)


February 9th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The National Centre for Cold Chain Development (NCCD), tasked with establishing infrastructure and logistics to preserve fruits, vegetables and other perishables, will be notified ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for cold chain centre as society (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


February 9th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved the status of a registered society for the National Centre for Cold Chain Development (NCCD), which provides cold storage facilities to ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to cold chain centre


February 9th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) In order to cut the loss of fruits, vegetables and flowers during stoage, the cabinet Thursday approved the setting up of a National Centre for ... Read more...

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Cabinet to discuss Lokpal bill Tuesday, Hazare calls it worthless (Roundup)


December 19th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The union cabinet is likely to meet Tuesday to approve the contentious Lokpal Bill even as Anna Hazare described the government draft as "worthless ... Read more...

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Winter session may be extended for Lokpal bill


December 19th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) The government may extend the ongoing winter session of parliament by three days from Dec 27 in a bid to ensure that the crucial ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill may get cabinet nod Sunday (Lead)


December 15th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Lokpal bill is likely to be discussed and approved at a special cabinet meeting to be held Sunday, official sources said.The bill is ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill may get cabinet nod at Sunday meeting


December 15th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) The Lokpal bill is likely to be discussed and approved at a special cabinet meeting to be held Sunday, official sources said. The bill ... Read more...

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Hazare seeks Mamata’s help for Lokpal (Lead)


December 14th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Anna Hazare Wednesday urged Trinamool Congress leader Mamata Banerjee, a Congress ally, to put pressure on the government so that it comes out with ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to food bill likely Tuesday


December 12th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) With the cabinet all set to approve the draft National Food Security Bill Tuesday, the government plans to introduce it in the ongoing winter ... Read more...

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Parliament logjam: Government may agree to adjournment motion


November 29th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) An end appeared in sight to the parliament logjam over the cabinet nod to foreign equity in retail sector with the government Tuesday indicating ... Read more...

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IAF awaits cabinet nod to buy Pilatus trainer


November 18th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 18 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) is awaiting cabinet approval to buy the Swiss-made Pilatus PC-7 aircraft to train its rookie pilots, Chief of Air Staff Air ... Read more...

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National Manufacturing Policy gets cabinet nod


October 25th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The cabinet Tuesday approved the National Manufacturing Policy that aims to create 100 million jobs by 2022 and develop mega industrial zones with world-class ... Read more...

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Regional centre for biotechnology gets cabinet nod


October 25th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) In a bid to drive innovation and create more jobs in the area of biotechnology, the government Wednesday approved legislation to establish a regional ... Read more...

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Nod for amendment to bill on women’s quota in panchayats


July 21st, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The cabinet Thursday approved a proposal to add the word "rural" before "population" in the constitutional amendment bill introduced in the Lok Sabha in ... Read more...

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Triggering speculation, Maran meets PM


June 30th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Triggering speculation in political circles, Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran, who is facing allegations of corruption, met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here Thursday."Maran had a ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to simultaneous caste, religion, poverty census (Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The government Thursday approved a proposal to conduct a survey based on caste, religion and economic conditions that will help in identifying people living ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to census on caste, religion and poverty


May 19th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The government Thursday approved a proposal to conduct a survey based on caste, religion and economic conditions that will help in identifying people living ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod for bill to introduce goods and services tax


March 15th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) India's union cabinet Tuesday gave its nod for amending the constitution to introduce a uniform goods and services tax regime across the country by ... Read more...

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Cabinet nod to 3 Delhi Metro corridors in Phase III (Lead, Superseding earier story)


October 11th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday cleared three of the six corridors of Delhi Metro's Phase III and asked for a detailed project report (DPR) on the other three ... Read more...

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Delhi Metro’s Phase-III gets cabinet nod


October 11th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Delhi government Monday cleared Phase III of Delhi Metro, paving the way for adding nearly 70 km to the transport system.Government source said six corridors were ... Read more...

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India-Nepal extradition treaty starts moving


September 28th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Sep 28 (IANS) More than 50 years after India and Nepal signed an extradition treaty, New Delhi's push to ink an updated version with more teeth has finally ... Read more...

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Sonia mourns deaths of transparency law activists


September 16th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Expressing pain over the deaths of right to information (RTI) activists working to expose corruption in government schemes, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has said that a ... Read more...

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Good news for lovers - if Delhi relaxes marriage rules


September 12th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Couples facing the heat from khap panchayats for marrying within the same 'gotra' or sub-caste may get a helping hand from the Delhi government, which will Monday ... Read more...

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Scheme for empowering girls gets cabinet nod


August 16th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The union government Monday accepted a proposal to provide nutritional diet and financial aid to empower girls between ages 11 and 18 in 200 districts and ... Read more...

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High tech, swanky media centre for Delhi journalists


August 3rd, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Inaugurating a swanky, high-tech media centre for journalists reporting on the Delhi government, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Tuesday said a welfare fund of Rs.5 crore was being ... Read more...

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