India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 16, 2015
Days after being beset with various controversies, the recently formed Jammu and Kashmir government today took a major decision at a cabinet meeting in Jammu regarding transfer of bureaucrats and police officers.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Subsidy for raw sugar exports could be considered at a Cabinet meeting on Thursday, a top government source said on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 11, 2015
The meeting, held yesterday, was attended by senior officials of different departments including commerce, DIPP and finance. It aimed at firming up steps to improve ease of doing business in the country.
Delhi News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Wednesday February 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top ministers Arun Jaitley, Venkaiah Naidu, Nitin Gadkari and Rajnath Singh to discuss election results in Delhi. The stock-taking began after a union cabinet meeting this evening, sources said.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
The decision was taken at the cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav
Wednesday January 28, 2015
The government on Wednesday decided not to appeal against a Bombay High Court ruling that telecom giant Vodafone is not liable to pay Rs 3,200 crore in additional tax in a transfer pricing case. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Union Cabinet today.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 interests of farmers have been protected, five categories of projects including defense and national secu...
World News | 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 News | 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.
India News | Edited By: Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday November 8, 2014
The BJP's Parliamentary Board, a group of the party's topmost leaders, held a meeting today morning, reportedly to discuss the expansion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet on Sunday, among other issues.
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 News | 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 him.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 hiked prices of domestic gas over the weekend. The government needs to address the deficit in coal s...
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 crude prices while we are linking it to the market price. The price today would stand reduced."
India News | 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.
India News | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A cabinet meeting tomorrow is likely to clear two important bills to add to its budget session agenda of Parliament.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 special invitee.