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Mumbai News | Press Trust of Inda | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The Maharashtra Cabinet cleared two new Mumbai Metro railway line routes, an official in the Maharashtra Chief Minister's Office said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 3, 2015
President Barack Obama will take questions from reporters Friday, the White House said, as United States policy on Syria faces new challenges from an assertive Russia.
Reuters | Wednesday September 30, 2015
"Online-offline interaction has become one of the most dynamic forms of economic activity," the new guidelines said.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Greece's new cabinet was sworn in on Wednesday, bringing in few new faces as re-elected Prime Minister Alexis Tspiras sought continuity in pushing through economic reforms under the watchful eye of international lenders.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Greece's newly-elected Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras unveiled his new government on Tuesday, giving the crisis-hit country's key finance portfolio to Euclid Tsakalotos and defence to his nationalist coalition ally, the Independent Greeks.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 20, 2015
New Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull appointed Australia's first female defence minister Sunday as he filled more key posts with women in a "very extensive" cabinet reshuffle, days after ousting Tony Abbott in a party coup.
India News | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Thursday September 17, 2015
Developing villages with infrastructure and social facilities equivalent to urban that would reduce migration to cities - that is the aim of the government's "Rurban" project, the blueprint of which was cleared by the cabinet on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Australia's new leader Malcolm Turnbull said Wednesday he was committed to having more women in top positions, as he prepares to unveil a cabinet that will replace a line-up criticised for poor female representation.
World News | Reuters | Saturday September 12, 2015
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi today asked Oil Minister Sherif Ismail to form a new Cabinet within one week after the government submitted its resignation, a statement from the presidency said.
Delhi News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A shake-up in one of the top posts of the government has generated criticism and speculation that the move reportedly sanctioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not run past his number two in the cabinet, Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
As many as 16 appointments were approved today by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and include 15 new Secretaries and one for the position of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) Chairman.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
Sri Lanka's new government has further delayed formation of the Cabinet beyond the already agreed deadline of September 1.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday August 24, 2015
The labour ministry has moved a cabinet note seeking approval to merge the existing labour acts into one act, sources told NDTV.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
The Haryana Cabinet, which met in New Delhi today, decided to convene the monsoon session of Assembly in the first week of September.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
In a bid to revive the flagging fortunes of BSNL, the government on Wednesday approved hiving off the state-owned firm's tower business into a new company as well as compensating it and MTNL Rs 627.20 crore for 800 MHz CDMA spectrum that they surrendered.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
A comprehensive anti-hijack bill that provides for death penalty for hijackers even in the event of on-ground staff casualties was on Wednesday approved by the Union Cabinet which also widened the definition of this crime.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a new Consumer Protection Bill 2015 that seeks to replace a 29-year-old law and proposes setting up a regulatory authority to curb unfair trade practices.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Nine months after becoming Haryana's Chief Minister, Manohar Lal Khattar today expanded his cabinet for the first time inducting three new ministers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
The Union Cabinet is expected to take a decision next month on the new National Tourism Policy, which aims to create jobs and increase India's share in global tourism, a top government official today said.
NDTV | Friday July 17, 2015
The Cabinet had on Thursday approved the simplification of rules for foreign investment in companies by clubbing together different categories.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
According to a report by ZyFin Research titled 'New Home Purchase Sentiment Index', the regulatory changes including the recent Cabinet approval to the Real Estate Bill (Regulation and Development) are also expected to boost home buyers' sentiment further.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 7, 2015
BJP President Amit Shah today restructured the party set-up assigning key roles to his confindants Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, Kailash Vijayvargiya and M J Akbar and constituting new departments relating to good governance, coordination with states and media relations.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
"It has been decided that in 5 years, Rs 50,000 crore from the central Budget would be utilised for the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana. States' share will be over and above this," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said while communicating the Cabinet decision.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Philippine Vice President Jejomar Binay, who quit the cabinet last month amid corruption charges, formed a new opposition party today, signalling a formal break with the president ahead of elections next year.