Talking to reporters here, he said the chief secretary is monitoring the situation arising out of untimely showers in parts of the state in the last few weeks.
The Cabinet met earlier on October 23 and approved a slew of measures. Here are the key takeaways
GAIL is India's biggest natural gas marketing and trading firm and owns more than two-thirds of the country's 16,234-km pipeline network, giving it a stranglehold on the market.
ICICI Direct believes that with sustainable earnings, the book value of sugar companies will grow 30-60 percent in the next two years.
The final year MBBS exam will serve as a licentiate exam for entrance to postgraduate medical courses and as a screening test for foreign medical graduates
On May 31, Puri was re-appointed as the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs. He has also been given responsibility of civil aviation and commerce and industry ministries
There is also a plan to launch to a pension scheme for all small and marginal farmers, and interest free short term kisan credit card loans up to Rs 1 lakh.
Amit Shah would shed responsibility as BJP President.
The areas of cooperation would include technical capacity building for management of offshore wind projects, measures to develop and sustain a highly efficient wind industry -- onshore as well as offshore, measures to ensure high quality of wind turbines, components and certification requirements, forecasting and scheduling of offshore wind, it said.
"The Union Cabinet...has given its approval to create one post of Deputy CAG (Coordination, Communication and Information System) in Pay Level-17 (by abolishing one STS level post) in the Office of Comptroller & Auditor General(CAG) of India," an official statement said.
A total outlay of Rs 3,342 crore has been earmarked for the scheme that will be implemented throughout the country for effective flood management, erosion control and anti-sea erosion, a statement said.
Phase IV is expected to take the metro to previously unconnected areas like Maujpur, Tughlakabad and improve connectivity to the international airport.
The Cabinet has already approved strategic sale of about 2 dozen central public sector enterprises (CPSEs), including Air India, Dredging Corporation of India, and Bharat Earth Movers Ltd, for strategic sale.
The Memorandum of Understanding provides a structured framework for cooperation on domestic workers related matters and provides strengthened safeguards for Indian domestic workers including female workers in Kuwait, a statement said.
The project is to be completed within a period of 48 months after the approval and receipt of statutory clearances, Union minister Piyush Goyal told reporters while briefing reporters here.
The cabinet also gave its nod to a feasibility study on the Rs 23,093 crore suburban rail project in the city. Briefing reporters, cooperation minister Baneppa Kashempur said that these were the government's 'new year gift' to Bengaluru.
The Centre also approved a hike in MSP for Copra, the Coastal Regulation Zone Notification 2018 and setting up of National Commission for Homeopathy.
The Cabinet approved amendments to the Telegraph Act and the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) after the apex court in September imposed restrictions on the use of Aadhaar by private cos.
The MoU would facilitate students and faculty of educational institutions in Afghanistan to register and use the SWAYAM courses.
These provisions will enable taking up of activities like documentation, dissemination and would serve the objective of innovation, according to an official statement.
The government held 57.99 percent stake in REC, and 65.64 percent in PFC at September-end.
The pact between the Atal Innovation Mission and Talent and Success Fund of Russia was signed on October 5 during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to India.
The bill provides for setting up of an Allied and Healthcare Council of India and corresponding State Allied and Healthcare Councils, which will play the role of a standard-setter and facilitator for such professions, an official statement stated.
The main objectives of the MoU are to expand bilateral cooperation in tourism, including cooperation in data related to tourism, between tourism stakeholders, including hotels and tour operators, to establish exchange programmes for cooperation in human resource development and encourage investment in the tourism and hospitality sectors.
As per the pact, both countries will improve their regulatory connect to exchange best practices by sharing experience on policies and regulations related to fintech, an official statement said.