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  • CCEA clears 'strategic divestment' of IDBI Bank May 05, 2021 04:31 PM IST

    CCEA clears 'strategic divestment' of IDBI Bank

    The centre and LIC together own more than 94 percent of equity of IDBI Bank, with the centre owning 45.48 percent and LIC owning 49.24 percent. LIC is currently the promoter of IDBI Bank with management control and GoI is the co-promoter.

  • Cabinet clears bill for new Development Finance Institution Mar 16, 2021 03:42 PM IST

    Cabinet clears bill for new Development Finance Institution

    The DFI is part of the government’s push to create jobs and boost demand through a nationwide infrastructure push. The plan also includes a capital expenditure target of Rs 5.54 lakh crore for 2021-22, compared with a revised estimate of Rs 4.39 lakh crore for 2020-21.

  • PK Sinha, Principal Advisor to PM Narendra Modi, resigns on personal grounds: Sources Mar 16, 2021 03:22 PM IST

    PK Sinha, Principal Advisor to PM Narendra Modi, resigns on personal grounds: Sources

    Sinha was serving as the Principal Advisor to Prime Minister Modi since September 2019. Before assuming the role, he had served as the Cabinet Secretary for four years.

  • Cabinet approves Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement between India and Mauritius Feb 17, 2021 05:34 PM IST

    Cabinet approves Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement between India and Mauritius

    It will be the first trade agreement to be signed by India with a country in Africa.

  • Cabinet gives in-principle approval for 100% divestment in RINL Feb 03, 2021 10:36 PM IST

    Cabinet gives in-principle approval for 100% divestment in RINL

    The state-run steelmaker has been reeling under losses over the past few years. It reported a loss of Rs Rs 1,369 crore in 2017-18 and Rs 3,910-crore loss in 2019-20.

  • Maharashtra cabinet clears proposal to cut govt levies on real estate by 50% until Dec 31, 2021 Jan 06, 2021 06:32 PM IST

    Maharashtra cabinet clears proposal to cut govt levies on real estate by 50% until Dec 31, 2021

    Property prices expected to drop sharply in Mumbai as real estate sector applauds government move.

  • Cabinet approves industrial corridors at Krishnapatnam and Tumkuru; here're the key decisions Dec 30, 2020 05:18 PM IST

    Cabinet approves industrial corridors at Krishnapatnam and Tumkuru; here're the key decisions

    Cabinet has also approved the export of Akash Missile System.

  • Cabinet nod to Rs 59,000-crore post-matric scholarship scheme for SC students Dec 23, 2020 05:27 PM IST

    Cabinet nod to Rs 59,000-crore post-matric scholarship scheme for SC students

    The Centre will fund 60 percent, about at Rs 35,534 crore, of the scheme, and the remaining funds will come from states.

  • Govt to incur lower sugar subsidy bill this year Dec 18, 2020 05:01 PM IST

    Govt to incur lower sugar subsidy bill this year

  • Cabinet approves spectrum auction; to take place in March Dec 16, 2020 03:48 PM IST

    Cabinet approves spectrum auction; to take place in March

    After four years, the government is set to auction telecom spectrum, at a time when receipts from such auctions are much needed when tax and other sources of revenue are hit due to COVID-19.

  • Cabinet approves Rs 23,810 crore Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana to boost fresh hiring Dec 10, 2020 08:11 AM IST

    Cabinet approves Rs 23,810 crore Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana to boost fresh hiring

    The Cabinet has approved an expenditure of Rs 1,584 crore for the current financial year and Rs 22,810 crore for the entire Scheme period - 2020-2023

  • Cabinet approves new employment subsidy scheme with lower outlay Dec 09, 2020 05:00 PM IST

    Cabinet approves new employment subsidy scheme with lower outlay

    The scheme as approved by cabinet seems to have a much lower outlay than what was announced by FM Nirmala Sitharaman in November.

  • LVB - DBS Bank merger: Govt approves final scheme of amalgamation; no change in equity write-off clause Nov 25, 2020 03:41 PM IST

    LVB - DBS Bank merger: Govt approves final scheme of amalgamation; no change in equity write-off clause

    According to the draft scheme of amalgamation, the entire paid-up share capital of LVB would be written off after the transaction

  • Cabinet hikes ethanol prices; Sugarcane farmers to benefit Oct 29, 2020 03:59 PM IST

    Cabinet hikes ethanol prices; Sugarcane farmers to benefit

    The price of sugar juice-based ethanol was being increased by Rs 3.25 per litre to Rs 62.65 per litre, that of ethanol ‘B Heavy’ was being raised to Rs 57.61 per litre, and ‘C Heavy’ ethanol will fetch Rs 45.69 per litre.

  • Cabinet briefing highlights: Mission Karmayogi could be the world's largest initiative to boost civil service competency Sep 02, 2020 05:14 PM IST

    Cabinet briefing highlights: Mission Karmayogi could be the world's largest initiative to boost civil service competency

    The government will also launch iGOT Karmayogi platform, which will be completely Indian and give access to content from across the world.

  • Reforms coming, government working on privatisation policy: Report Jul 15, 2020 11:35 AM IST

    Reforms coming, government working on privatisation policy: Report

    The government may completely exit non-strategic sectors and reduce its presence in strategic industries.

  • Cabinet approves repayment date extension of short-term loans for agricultural activities Jun 01, 2020 05:22 PM IST

    Cabinet approves repayment date extension of short-term loans for agricultural activities

    Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said the decisions taken in the Cabinet meeting today will bring about a "transformative change".

  • MSP hike, equity scheme for MSMEs and more: Key takeaways from Cabinet briefing Jun 01, 2020 04:39 PM IST

    MSP hike, equity scheme for MSMEs and more: Key takeaways from Cabinet briefing

    Among the key decisions, the Centre approved revision in the definition of MSMEs and cleared a credit scheme for street vendors.

  • BPCL privatisation bid deadline further extended until July 31 May 27, 2020 01:09 PM IST

    BPCL privatisation bid deadline further extended until July 31

    While the Cabinet had in November last year approved the sale of government's entire 52.98 percent stake in BPCL, offers seeking expression of interest (EoI), or bids showing interest in buying its stake, were invited only on March 7.

  • Cabinet nod for supply of 2kg extra subsidised foodgrains via ration shops Mar 26, 2020 09:00 AM IST

    Cabinet nod for supply of 2kg extra subsidised foodgrains via ration shops

    A decision in this regard was taken by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • ICICI Bank to invest Rs 1,000cr in Yes Bank via equity Mar 13, 2020 04:16 PM IST

    ICICI Bank to invest Rs 1,000cr in Yes Bank via equity

    ICICI Bank will acquire 100 core shares of Yes at Rs 10 per share.

  • Karnataka CM Yediyurappa expands Cabinet, inducts 10 Ministers Feb 06, 2020 11:21 AM IST

    Karnataka CM Yediyurappa expands Cabinet, inducts 10 Ministers

    The ministers were sworn-in at a simple ceremony at Raj Bhavan with the Governor Vajubhai Vala admistering oath of office and secrecy.

  • Oil Ministry moves Cabinet note for splitting GAIL; pipeline business may be sold later Feb 04, 2020 03:32 PM IST

    Oil Ministry moves Cabinet note for splitting GAIL; pipeline business may be sold later

    GAIL is India's biggest natural gas marketing and trading firm and owns more than 70 per cent of the country's 16,981-km pipeline network, giving it a stranglehold on the market.

  • Proposal to give 75% of pvt jobs in Haryana to youth of the state discussed in Cabinet meeting Feb 01, 2020 08:20 AM IST

    Proposal to give 75% of pvt jobs in Haryana to youth of the state discussed in Cabinet meeting

    Deputy Chief Minister and JJP leader Dushyant Chautala, whose party had made the key poll promise, issued a statement saying it was also decided in the meeting that the matter will be referred to the Legal Remembrancer for an opinion and will also be discussed with the state's industrialists.

  • 99% chance of clearance to Cabinet expansion by January 31: CM Yediyurappa Jan 30, 2020 02:48 PM IST

    99% chance of clearance to Cabinet expansion by January 31: CM Yediyurappa

    "After meeting them in Delhi, I will come back (to Bengaluru) tomorrow morning. I'm going there to discuss about the cabinet expansion," Yediyurappa told reporters here before leaving for the capital.

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