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11 April, 2018 5:18 PM Cabinet approves agreement to formalise ISA HQ in India

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its ex post facto approval to an agreement that would formalise the headquarters of the International Solar Alliance in India (ISA). “The headquarters agreement will institutionalise the functional arrangements between India and ISA,” the government said in a statement. “It will help in a smooth transition of ISA as an international 33

4 April, 2018 4:35 PM Cabinet clears ₹700 crore for HPIL

The Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the transfer of administrative control of HPIL from the telecom ministry to the housing and urban development ministry after equity infusion of ₹700 crore and ₹51 crore secured loan into the company. As a special purpose vehicle (SPV), HPIL is managing the transfer of surplus land from Tata Communications, formerly VSNL, to the government 69

3 April, 2018 6:48 PM Will not allow division of religion: Shah to seers

BJP chief meets seers of Veerashaiva Peethas and Virakta Mutts Giving a clear indication about the Union government’s proposed decision on the State Cabinet’s recommendation of a ‘religious minority’ status for Lingayat and Veerashaiva-Lingayat (believers of Basava Tatva), BJP national president Amit Shah on Tuesday categorically stated that his party 57

28 March, 2018 3:40 PM CBSE board papers leak: PM Narendra Modi speaks to HRD Minister, calls for strict action; case registered

PM Modi has called for strict action against those responsible for leaking the CBSE board exam papers. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke to Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar and conveyed his unhappiness over the CBSE board papers leak issue, claimed sources. The Prime Minister also asked for strict 45

25 March, 2018 6:37 PM Four years long enough to break silence, says CM

Expose BJP’s selfish agenda, Chandrababu Naidu tells partymen Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said on Sunday he did not raise a hue and cry on the injustice meted out by the Central government at the time of the first Budget as political motives would be attributed to it. However, he could not keep quiet after the 2018-19 Union Budget was passed 45

24 March, 2018 12:37 PM Manohar Parrikar Responding Well To Treatment, Says Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Parrikar (62) is suffering from a pancreatic ailment and is undergoing treatment at a hospital in the USA. Panaji: Union Minister Suresh Prabhu said today ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is responding well to medical treatment in the USA and expressed the hope he will return home soon. Mr Parrikar (62) is suffering from a pancreatic 67

22 March, 2018 2:34 PM Ayushman Bharat to push health insurance penetration to 50%: CRISIL

CRISIL in its research has said that the new scheme will lead to increase in health insurance coverage to more than 650 million persons. The Ayushman Bharat-National Health Prorection Mission is expected to increase health insurance penetration from 33 percent of the population to 50 percent on implementation, said a research report by CRISIL. As of fiscal 47

21 March, 2018 4:44 PM Union Cabinet approves Ayushman Bharat health scheme

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the launch of the Ayushman Bharat — National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM), which was announced in the Budget. “The target beneficiaries.. will be more than 10 crore families belonging to poor and vulnerable population based on SECC database,” the government said in a release. “AB-NHPM will subsume the on-going 53

21 March, 2018 4:14 PM Govt to set up 18 new missions in Africa by 2021

The Union Cabinet today approved the opening of 18 new Indian missions in Africa with an aim to expand India's footprints in the resource-rich continent where China has been trying to increase its presence. The new Indian missions will be set up over four years, from 2018 to 2021, the government said in a statement. It said the new Indian missions will be opened 48

15 March, 2018 11:55 AM Chandrababu Naidu’s TDP likely to quit NDA tomorrow

The decision on whether to quit the ruling alliance in the Centre will be taken at a politburo meeting on Friday. N Chandrababu Naidu-led Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is likely to quit the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) after a party meeting on Friday, according to a report by CNN News18. Citing sources close to Chandrababu 103