World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 21, 2015
A senior leader of the UK's ruling Conservative Party was left red-faced at a Cabinet meeting after his watch started playing a Beyonce number and he was given a dressing down by Prime Minister David Cameron.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday chaired a cabinet meeting for the first time as head of state, in a marathon get-together aimed at cementing his role as Turkey's undisputed number one.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu (with inputs from Reuters), Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday December 29, 2014
The cabinet has cleared emergency executive orders to greatly ease land-acquisition rules and auction minerals such as iron ore to kickstart hundreds of billions of dollars in stalled projects. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that while the inter...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 24, 2014
Burkina Faso's new interim government will hold its first meeting on Monday, with the military retaining powerful posts three weeks after the army took over in the wake of a popular revolt.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met all his ministers on Monday evening and asked them to prep for the winter session of Parliament next month, stressing on the need to answer questions appropriately in the Houses.
Cheat Sheet | Saurabh Gupta | Sunday November 9, 2014
The expansion of the Cabinet today in Delhi may have turned into the kiss of death for the BJP and the Shiv Sena, which will huddle in a meeting in Mumbai soon. The former allies have been struggling to recalibrate their relationship.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday November 8, 2014
The BJP's parliamentary board, made up of the party's topmost leaders, is meeting in Delhi right now to give a go-ahead to the Cabinet expansion scheduled for Sunday afternoon.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday November 8, 2014
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, who is headed to Delhi this weekend to take up a cabinet berth at the Centre, had tears in his eyes on Friday evening, during his last Cabinet briefing in Porvorim, as he explained why leaving Goa is difficult for...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
Amid speculation that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will move to New Delhi as a union minister, the state BJP is meeting today to discuss his possible replacement, say sources.
World | Reuters | Monday October 27, 2014
Indonesian President Joko Widodo held his first cabinet meeting on Monday and gave his top four ministers until the end of the week to identify policy changes that would remove growth bottlenecks.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A meeting of the Telangana state cabinet would be held on October 24, an official release said here today.
India | NDTV.com | Monday October 20, 2014
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is addressing a press conference about the meeting of the Union Cabinet. Here are the highlights:
Monday October 20, 2014
The Narendra Modi government may discuss much-needed reforms in the coal sector in a Cabinet meeting today, sources told NDTV. A decision on reforms in the coal sector may come after the government announced linking diesel prices to market rates and ...
Saturday October 18, 2014
Making the announcement following a cabinet meeting this evening, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "Over the last 5 years, the (diesel) prices have increased (by) almost 50 paise every month because there is a reduction in the international ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
A high-level meeting chaired by Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth will be held on Thursday to take stock of preparedness for cyclonic storm 'Hudhud', which is expected to hit Andhra Pradesh and Odisha coast by October 12.
Wednesday August 6, 2014
The decisions were taken at the Cabinet meeting headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, sources said.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 25, 2014
An Israeli defense official says the Security Cabinet is meeting to discuss international cease-fire efforts, but is also exploring the option of expanding its eight-day-old ground operation in Gaza.
India | Reuters | Thursday July 24, 2014
India will free up another 10 million tonnes of wheat in the open market, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Thursday after a cabinet meeting, as part of efforts to keep a lid on food prices.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Congress leader and Minister for Cooperation C.N.Balakrishnan fell sick on Wednesday during the weekly cabinet meeting in Thiruvananthapuram.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday June 29, 2014
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj today held a high-level meeting with top government officials and Indian envoys to Gulf countries to discuss the situation in conflict-hit Iraq.
Wednesday June 25, 2014
The Union Cabinet held a meeting on Wednesday.
Wednesday June 25, 2014
Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan is likely to attend a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, amid speculation that the government India could raise gas prices from July 1. Mr Pradhan is not a member of the cabinet committee, but can attend the meeting as a sp...
Sandeep Phukan | Thursday June 19, 2014
The dates for the first budget session of the 16th Lok Sabha were finalised at a meeting of the Union cabinet tonight, but will be formally announced only after President Pranab Mukherjee gives his approval. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present...
Wednesday June 18, 2014
The decision to bring a bill to amend the TRAI Act was taken in the meeting of the Union Cabinet here today.