G20 Summit

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Union Minister Rajnath Singh Passed Resolution Celebrating Success Of G20 Summit

The Union Cabinet on September 13, passed a resolution congratulating and thanking PM Narendra Modi on behalf of the entire country for making the G20 Summit a huge success. The Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said the PM has emerged as a "man of global alliances", referring to the launch of Global Biofuels Alliance after earlier successes related to International Solar Alliance and Mission LiFE (Lifestyle for Environment… read-more

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 05:11 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Union cabinet, Anurag Thakur, G20 Summit, PM Narendra Modi, resolution


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Indian Space Policy 2023 Approved By Union Govt

The Union Cabinet approved Indian Space Policy 2023,  which will aim to enhance the role of the Department of Space, boost activities of ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation.) The new policy missions and give a larger participation of research, academia, startups, and industry. "Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a decision to open the space sector for private participation." said Union Minister Jitendra Singh.

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 02:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Union cabinet, Indian Space Research Organisation, Education(1522), technology news, New Policy

CNG Natural Gas

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New Formula Revision Leads To 10% PNG Prices Reduction In India

In a relief to citizens, the Union Government reduced the price formula for natural gas and CNG. the Union Cabinet approved the new formula as Natural gas produced from legacy old fields will now be linked to crude oil price instead of gas prices in surplus nations such as the US, Canada and Russia. This will chapter the png gas by 10%, for users.

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PNG Gas, Natural Gas, New Prices, Citizens, Union cabinet

Courtesy: NDTV

DA Allowance By Union Govt

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Central Govt Due To Revise DA, Hike Expected By 3-4 Percent

The Union Cabinet is due to announce its decision on the Dearness Allowance (DA) for the second half of the year 2022. After the recent revision and DA hike, the Union Cabinet is likely to increase the DA for all the central government employees and pensioners considering the increasing inflation rates and price hike of essential commodities. DA is likely to be hiked between 3 to 4%.

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 03:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: DEARNESS ALLOWANCE, Government Employees, Union cabinet, Madhya Pradesh, Tripura

Courtesy: NDTV

Ashwini Vaishnaw

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Union Cabinet Approves Rs 1.64 Lakh To BSNL's Revival

Union Cabinet has approved Rs 1.64 lakh crore package for a state-owned telecom company, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) revival, confirmed Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. In the Lok Sabha, Vaishnaw said, the revival package has three elements to improve services, de-stress the balance sheet, and an expansion of fibre network. Furthermore,the government will make administrative allocations to offer 4G services and convert Rs 33,000… read-more

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 09:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: bsnl, Telecom Services Revival, Union cabinet, Ashwini Vaishnaw, Approve Budget

Courtesy: Live Mint

World Health Day

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Red Fort To Host Yoga Mahotsav On World Health Day

Ministry of Ayush is organising a grand programme for the demonstration of common yoga protocol at Red Fort on April 7, on the occasion of World Health Day. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla is expected to be the chief guest of the programme and the event will also be graced by the presence of several Union Ministers and VIPs. The programme is be held between 6:30AM to 8AM.

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 12:52 PM / by Devadutta Deb

Tags: New Delhi, Union cabinet, World Health Day, Yoga, Health Ministry

Courtesy: ANI

Counting Money

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Dearness Allowance Hiked By 3% For Central Govt Employees

Central Government employees will now receive 34% Dearness Allowance (DA), after the Union Cabinet hiked it by 3%, on March 30. The move is expected to benefit 47.68 lakh central government employees and 68.62 lakh pensioners. "The increase in accordance with the formula, which is based on the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission," said the Union Cabinet, reported PTI.

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 03:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: DEARNESS ALLOWANCE, Union cabinet, Central Government employees, salary, government job

Bharat bandi

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Bharat Bandh On March 28-29; Banking And Other Sectors To Be Affected

The central trade unions supported by the All India Bank Employees Association has called a nationwide strike on March 28 and 29. The decision comes after bank unions called for a protest against the government's plan to privatise public sector banks including the Banking Laws Amendment Bill 2021. The trade union also said roadways, transport and electricity workers are also supporting the decision for the strike, affecting services for… read-more

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 05:30 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Bharat Bandh, Bank, Transport, Union cabinet, Banking Laws Amendment Bill

Courtesy: The Indian Express

PM Narendra Modi addressing the nation

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Union Cabinet Approves Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission For Next 5 Years

On Saturday 26, PM Narendra Modi announced a nationwide roll-out of the Central Sector Scheme, Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM). It was fixed by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, with a full allotment of Rs. 1,600 crores for five years, read a press release. With this new form, citizens can link their health records and can access better healthcare and services in their area.

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 - 08:21 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: India, Narendra Modi, PM Narendra Modi, Union cabinet, Health Ministry

Courtesy: ANI

Mahakali River, Nepal

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Union Cabinet Approves Bridge Construction Over Mahakali River

Union Government approved to sign MoU between India-Nepal, to construct bridge over Mahakali river. On January 6, the Cabinet chaired by PM Modi took the decision, helping people of Uttrakhand (Dharchula) and Nepal territory, sharing the region. Union Minister Anurag Thakur briefed the media about the meeting and said, the MoU will be helpful for people and enhance the relations between Nepal and India. 

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 06:16 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Nepal, India-Nepal border, Union cabinet, Mahakali River, Bridge construction

Courtesy: ANI