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Cabinet approves Rs 1,500 crore infusion in IREDA to boost renewable energy financing

January 19, 2022 4:45 pm

This will enable Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) to lend Rs 12,000 crore to the renewable energy sector, Union Minister Anurag Thakur said.

Cabinet Decisions: Chip, display units: Nod to Rs 76K-cr scheme

December 16, 2021 7:11 am

🔴 The policy, apart from giving incentives for setting up of plants to manufacture high quality semiconductors, also plans to enable over the next decade training of 85,000-1,00,000 engineers and technicians who can work in these plants, Electronics and IT Ministry officials said.

Global push: Cabinet gives go ahead to Rs 4,445-crore scheme for textiles

October 07, 2021 4:02 am

The MITRA parks, which aim to integrate the entire textile value chain from spinning, weaving, processing/dyeing, printing to garment manufacturing at one location, were first announced in the FY22 Budget.

Cabinet clears doubling of Nimach-Ratlam railway line worth Rs 1,095.88 crore

September 29, 2021 5:06 pm

Briefing the media on the key decisions taken by the Cabinet, Union Minister Anurag Thakur said that the doubling of Nimach-Ratlam and Rajkot-Kanalus railway lines will benefit passengers as well as the entire industrial belt.

Cabinet approves relief package for telecom sector: Key points to note

September 15, 2021 8:34 pm

From allowing a four-year break for companies from paying statutory dues to 100 per cent FDI via automatic route, here's a look at the key decisions taken by the Cabinet on telecom sector.

Major relief for telecom sector, Govt gives 4-year moratorium on AGR dues

September 16, 2021 1:12 am

A moratorium of four years on payment of spectrum purchased in past auctions, barring the auction of 2021, has also been offered to the telcos. All these measures are prospective in nature.

Distressed banks: Deposit insurance payout within 90 days gets approval

July 28, 2021 11:45 pm

The Rs 5-lakh deposit insurance cover, which was last year raised from Rs 1 lakh, will address 98.3 per cent of all deposit accounts by number, and 50.9 per cent of deposits by value, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.

Govt hikes DA from 17% to 28% for employees from July 1

July 15, 2021 2:25 am

The DA and DR were frozen last year as the pandemic hit the country.

'Bulky Cabinet' of no use if public investments not higher: CPI(M)

July 11, 2021 5:56 pm

In a series of tweets, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury said that the Narendra Modi government must spend more to build infrastructure generating jobs and demand.

New Cabinet for New India

July 08, 2021 8:10 pm

With the expansion of the Cabinet to include a sizeable number of OBCs, SCs and STs, this will be the most socially diverse council of ministers in the history of independent India.


Ayush Ministry to collaborate with WHO: Prasad

February 17, 2016 11:31 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Union Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said the Cabinet has decided to collaborate Ayush Ministry with the World Health Organization (WHO). He further said the decision has been taken to give a filip to the branding for international acceptability and create awareness about Indian system of medicines.