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Jan 19, 2015
World | Reuters | Sunday January 18, 2015
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's nominee for agriculture minister in his new Cabinet is on an Interpol wanted list for tax evasion in Estonia, a fact Ghani's spokesman said was unknown to his office at the time of his nomination.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Distinguished scientist AS Kiran Kumar has been appointed as the secretary, department of space and chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation, an official statement said on Monday.
World | Reuters | Monday January 12, 2015
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani nominated ministers for his new cabinet today, after a wait of more than three months, to try to establish a working government to tackle the violence-racked country's problems.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 8, 2015
The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed the Law Ministry to disclose the Cabinet note about the decision to establish a National Judicial Appointments Commission, saying that such documents are not secret and should thus be made public.
World | Reuters | Tuesday January 6, 2015
The failure of Afghanistan's new leaders to name a new cabinet after more than three months has sparked a wave of online jokes, with even the Taliban insurgents joining in.
India | NDTV.com | Monday December 29, 2014
The Cabinet today cleared ordinances including one on land acquisition. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressed the media in New Delhi.
World | Associated Press | Saturday December 27, 2014
Japan's Cabinet on Saturday approved about 3.5 trillion yen ($29 billion) in fresh stimulus, including subsidies and job creation, to help pull the world's third-largest economy out of recession.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 25, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe unveiled a new cabinet on Wednesday, appointing a defence chief whose desire for a stronger pre-emptive strike capability could rile neighbour China.
India | ndtv.com | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressing the media from Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi.
Wednesday December 17, 2014
The Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the Constitutional Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax or GST, paving the way for tabling of the new legislation in the current session of Parliament.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
With states on board, the Cabinet is now likely to approve the Constitutional Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax or GST on Wednesday, paving the way for tabling of the new legislation in the current session of Parliament.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Saturday December 13, 2014
Congress President Sonia Gandhi today appointed a new party chief for Assam. But her choice, Anjan Dutta, a former transport minister in the Gogoi Cabinet, could raise eyebrows as the Assam politician might be embroiled in the multi-crore Saradha chi...
Monday December 8, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday notified the government's decision to increase foreign investment ceiling in defence and permitting 100 per cent FDI in railways infrastructure.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
The BJP and Shiv Sena leaders who were sworn in today during the expansion of Devendra Fadnavis ministry include some who have been ministers in the past and some new faces.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 5, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today expanded his Council of Ministers to include the Shiv Sena, which returns as the BJP's ally in the state after a brief parting. 20 new ministers were sworn in today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
The government today cleared a Bill on coal block auctions to replace an ordinance that was promulgated to begin auction of coal mines that were cancelled by the Supreme Court.
Tuesday December 2, 2014
Within months of the new Companies Act coming into force, the government on Tuesday cleared a slew of changes to this law to make it easier for corporates to do business and to ensure severe punishment for those raising illegal deposits from the publ...
Friday November 28, 2014
The Motor Vehicles Bill will soon be sent to the Cabinet and government is planning to introduce it in Parliament during the ongoing winter session, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 28, 2014
Joaquim Levy, Brazil's new finance minister, is an economist and banking executive widely seen as pro-market, hawkish and orthodox, earning him the nickname "Scissorhands" for his steely budgetary management.
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.
World | Reuters | Friday November 21, 2014
Indonesia's new president, Joko Widodo, aims to tighten his control over a potentially unruly cabinet with the introduction next month of a "kitchen cabinet" of trusted aides to help him push through reforms in Southeast Asia's biggest economy.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Bihar has seven ministers in the Prime Minister's new expanded cabinet- and none of them will be allowed to enter their home state if its share of central funding is reduced - that was the curt warning issued today by Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram ...
India | Written by Kashish | Friday November 14, 2014
In 12 days from now, a forgery case will come up for hearing against Professor RS Katheria, who was sworn in as the new junior minister for education in the Narendra Modi cabinet on Sunday. He is charged with forging two marksheets to land a teaching...
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 13, 2014
Sources said that creation of this new band would also facilitate release of around 150MHz of spectrum by the Defence Ministry in 1700-2000MHz band.