Union Cabinet approves Model Tenancy Act

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Cabinet Approves Model Tenancy Act To Overhaul Rental Housing

The Union Cabinet has approved the Model Tenancy Act, 2021 that aims to modify the legal framework of rental housing across India. Consisting 47 sections and two schedules, the act focuses upon securing the "interests and rights of both the landlord and tenant" by making tenancy agreement compulsory. The government, through this act, eyes to move towards fulfillment of PM Narendra Modi's vision of 'Housing for All' by 2022.

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 02:01 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Tenants, Landlord, Union cabinet, Prime Minister

Courtesy: The Print

Foodgrain

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Cabinet Sanctions 5Kg Free Foodgrains To Poor For 2 Months Under PMGKAY

The Union on May 5 approved a retrospective order to distribute 5kgs free foodgrains to 79.88 crore PDS beneficiaries during May-June. Effective from May 1, the allocations will be made under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana-III. Announced in 2020 the scheme aims to combat COVID impact on poor. The allocation to states will be decided by Food Ministry on the existing ratio under the National Food Security Act.

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 06:05 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: COVID-19 outbreak, Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana, Union cabinet, Food security

Courtesy: The Economic Times

President Kovind

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Cabinet Accedes Puducherry L-G's Proposal To Impose President's Rule

Yielding to Puducherry's current Lieutenant General Tamilisai Soundarajan's recommendation, the Union Cabinet has agreed to impose President's rule in the union territory. Tamilisai's proposal arrived following the back-to-back political developments in the UT, including the Congress-led government's collapse during a trust vote and CM V Narayanasamy's consequent resignation. Meanwhile, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar has informed that the… read-more

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 06:03 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Puducherry, Union cabinet, President's rule, Tamilisai Soundarajan, V Narayanasamy, Prakash Javadekar

Courtesy: News 18

LCA Tejas Mk-1A fighter aircraft

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Govt Approves To Procure 83 LCA Tejas Fighter-Jet Worth Rs 45,696 Cr

The PM headed Cabinet Committee on Security approved the procurement of 73 LCA Tejas Mk-1A fighter aircraft and 10 trainer aircraft at the cost of Rs 45,696 crore on January 13. Equipped with critical operational capabilities, the fighter-jet is an indigenously designed, developed, and manufactured fighter aircraft. Touted as game-changer, the 4th-generation Light Combat Aircraft would be equipped with Active Electronically-Scanned Array… read-more

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 06:59 PM / by Richa Nigam

Tags: LCA Tejas Mk-1A, Fighter Aircraft, Union cabinet, Trainer aircraft, Air Force, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Courtesy: NDTV

Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana

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Rs 22,810 Crore Released By Cabinet Under Atmanirbhar Rojgar Yojana

The Union government has released Rs 22,810 crore tranche under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana to create new job opportunities. Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar has said that the government, under this scheme, plans to bear the employee and employer contributions to the retirement fund on new hirings by businesses and organizations. Reportedly, the government will require the aforementioned amount till 2023 and will help nearly 58.5 lakh… read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 06:26 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana, Union cabinet, Employment, Retirement fund

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Representational Image of Public  WiFi

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Centre To Launch Public Wi-Fi Service PM-WANI Across Country

To improve data connectivity across the country by offering public Wi-Fi service, the cabinet has assented for PM-Wi-fi Access Network Interface aka PM-WANI on December 9. IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "There will be no licence, fee or registration for it." It has also permitted businesses to avail services from private Internet Service Providers. Moreover, the cabinet has planned to open one crore public data centres across the… read-more

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 04:56 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: wifi, Union cabinet, Data Centers

Courtesy: Livemint

New Education Policy 2020

New Education Policy (NEP) 2020

New Education Policy; Guidelines to Ensure Higher Standard of Education

The New Education Policy (NEP) implemented by the Union Cabinet, apart from the introduction of new subjects and languages, lays down guidelines for the Institutions regarding the management of their finances. To ensure a better quality of education at all levels, the Cabinet mandates the schools to maintain a student-faculty ratio of 30:1, and 20:1 for the higher educational institutions. The private funding is now required to be channelized… read-more

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 - 01:10 AM / by Taniya Bazaz

Tags: New Education Policy, Union cabinet, Education, India

Courtesy: Briflynews