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Consult states, evolve consensus on Dam Safety Bill: Palaniswami

Jun 15 2018

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to keep the Dam Safety Bill, 2018 in abeyance till a consensus is evolved after consulting all the states.

Home loan growth may rise to 17-19% in FY19: Report

Jun 13 2018

Government incentives to boost the residential real estate sector, especially budget housing, may push housing credit growth to 17-19 per cent in the current fiscal year, according to a report.

Cabinet decides to withdraw from RS bill to amend Nalanda Univ Act

Jun 13 2018

The government approved a proposal to withdraw the Nalanda University (Amendment) Bill, 2013 pending in the Rajya Sabha.

Cabinet okays MoU between India, Vietnam on postage stamp

Jun 13 2018

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an MoU between India and Vietnam on issue of postage stamps with the theme of ancient architecture, an official statement said.

CCEA approves agreement with France on science, health research

Jun 13 2018

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved an agrrement between the ICMR and France's INSERM for cooperation in the field of medical, life science and health research, an official statement said.

Union Cabinet approves Dam Safety Bill 2018

Jun 13 2018

The Union Cabinet today approved a proposal for enacting the Dam Safety Bill 2018, which will help the states and union territories to adopt uniform safety procedures to ensure safety of reservoirs.

Tenure extended for panel examining sub-categorization within OBC

Jun 13 2018

The Union Cabinet extended, till July 31, the tenure of the Commission constituted to examine sub-categorization within OBCs in the Central list.

NE Council to come under direct control of Home Ministry

Jun 13 2018

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to bring the North Eastern Council under the direct control of the Home Ministry.

Cabinet clears HDFC Bank's proposal to raise Rs 24,000 cr via FDI

Jun 13 2018

The government today gave approval to HDFC Bank to raise Rs 24,000 crore in foreign direct investment (FDI) to fund its business growth.

Govt hikes basic pay of Gramin Dak Sevaks to up to Rs 14,500/mth

Jun 06 2018

The Union Cabinet today approved raising the basic salary of Gramin Dak Sevaks to up to Rs 14,500 per month.

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