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Cabinet could remove Trump before term-end

For the Amendment to be invoked, Pence and the majority of Trump’s Cabinet would need to declare that Trump is unable to perform the duties of the presidency and remove him.
There are two ways to remove a president from office: the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution and impeachment followed by a Senate conviction.(AFP)
There are two ways to remove a president from office: the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution and impeachment followed by a Senate conviction.(AFP)
Published on Jan 08, 2021 03:42 AM IST
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Shivraj Singh Chouhan to expand his cabinet on Sunday

Shivraj Singh Chouhan is likely to induct Tulsi Silavat and Govind Singh Rajput who had resigned from the cabinet in the run-up to the bypolls in October as they completed six months in their respective office without being members of the state assembly.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will expand his cabinet on January 3.(HT PHOTO)
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will expand his cabinet on January 3.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 02, 2021 01:11 AM IST
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Cabinet approves export of Akash missiles

The export version of Akash will be different from the weapon system currently deployed by the Indian armed forces, the defence ministry statement said without specifying the differences in configuration.
Defence items already being exported include the advanced light helicopter, offshore patrol vessels, personal protective gear, surveillance systems and a variety of radars. (Photo @airnews_abad)
Defence items already being exported include the advanced light helicopter, offshore patrol vessels, personal protective gear, surveillance systems and a variety of radars. (Photo @airnews_abad)
Updated on Dec 30, 2020 06:53 PM IST
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Cabinet nod to 59,000 core investment in Post-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC students

Of the total investment of 59,048 crore approved by the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 60 per cent, which amounts to 35,534, would be spent by the Centra and the rest by the state govenrment.
Representational image. (HT file)
Representational image. (HT file)
Updated on Dec 23, 2020 09:04 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari

India may blacklist some telecom equipment vendors for security reasons

Deputy NSA will head the national security committee on telecom which will give its recommendation on which vendors are trusted and which are not.
Union ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar during a press briefing on Cabinet decisions, at National Media Centre in New Delhi on Wednesday.(PTI)
Union ministers Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar during a press briefing on Cabinet decisions, at National Media Centre in New Delhi on Wednesday.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 16, 2020 05:51 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh

Farm leaders reject Amit Shah’s offer of talks, set new terms

The All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC) said the home ministry should not lead the discussions as agriculture was outside its jurisdiction.
A large number of farmers gather during their protest against the farm laws at Singhu border in New Delhi on Sunday.(ANI)
A large number of farmers gather during their protest against the farm laws at Singhu border in New Delhi on Sunday.(ANI)
Updated on Nov 29, 2020 04:35 PM IST
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Setback to TMC as leader quits cabinet

A senior TMC leader said on condition of anonymity that the differences between Adhikari and the party leadership widened after he wanted it to field candidates of his choice on 65 assembly seats spread across several districts. This was unacceptable to the leadership.
Suvendu Adhikari sent his resignation letter to Banerjee and emailed a copy to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at 1.05pm, fanning speculation that he might quit the party and make his next political move.
Suvendu Adhikari sent his resignation letter to Banerjee and emailed a copy to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar at 1.05pm, fanning speculation that he might quit the party and make his next political move.
Published on Nov 28, 2020 02:05 AM IST
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Cabinet approves Rs 6,000 crore infusion in NIIF debt platform

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved equity infusion of Rs 6,000 crore in NIIF Debt Platform sponsored by National Investment and Infrastructure Fund.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar(PTI photo)
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar(PTI photo)
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 05:45 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh

Cabinet approves amalgamation of Lakshmi Vilas Bank with DBS Bank

The government on Wednesday approved merger of crisis-ridden Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB) with DBS Bank India Ltd (DBIL) and removed restrictions on withdrawal of deposits by depositors.
The Union Cabinet has approved the merger of the LVB with DBS Bank India Limited, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters, adding the decision will provide comfort to 20 lakh depositors and protect the services of 4,000 employees.(File photo for representation)
The Union Cabinet has approved the merger of the LVB with DBS Bank India Limited, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters, adding the decision will provide comfort to 20 lakh depositors and protect the services of 4,000 employees.(File photo for representation)
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 03:58 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh

Nitish Kumar may expand cabinet after first session of assembly

There are total 14 ministers in the cabinet now including the Chief Minister following the resignation of Mewalal Choudhary of the JD(U).
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at the oath ceremony of newly elected Members of Legislative Council in Patna, on Sunday.(Santosh Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at the oath ceremony of newly elected Members of Legislative Council in Patna, on Sunday.(Santosh Kumar/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Nov 23, 2020 08:15 AM IST
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Joe Biden to unveil first Cabinet picks on Tuesday, envisions scaled-down inauguration

Biden received 6 million more votes nationwide than Trump and prevailed 306-232 in the state-by-state Electoral College system that determines the election’s victor.
Biden is due to take office on Jan. 20.(REUTERS)
Biden is due to take office on Jan. 20.(REUTERS)
Updated on Nov 23, 2020 06:30 AM IST
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Washington | ByReuters | Posted by Prashasti Singh

Cabinet approves PLI scheme for 10 sectors: All you need to know

The PLI scheme,as finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said, will also provide encouragement to the critical sunrise sectors.
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi, Wednesday.(PTI)
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi, Wednesday.(PTI)
Updated on Nov 11, 2020 10:00 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh

Cabinet meet: Himachal shuts schools again as Covid cases see a spurt

Special vacation will be granted to all government and private schools, colleges, industrial training institutes, polytechnics, engineering colleges and coaching institutes from November 11 to 25
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Updated on Nov 11, 2020 01:02 AM IST
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Union Cabinet approves bonus for central government employees, 30 lakh to benefit

The announcement brings cheer among government employees as uncertainty loomed large over bonus announcement this year, owing to Covid-19 pandemic.
Union minister Prakash Javadekar announces Cabinet decisions on Wednesday.(PTI)
Union minister Prakash Javadekar announces Cabinet decisions on Wednesday.(PTI)
Updated on Oct 21, 2020 03:56 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh

Punjab govt to table bill in special assembly to boost investment

The change has been necessitated by the increase in manufacturing activities by small units in the state,and will help create more employment opportunities,an official statement said.
The state cabinet approved the conversion of the Factories (Punjab Amendment) Ordinance, 2020, into a Bill at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, an official statement said.(HT PHOTO)
The state cabinet approved the conversion of the Factories (Punjab Amendment) Ordinance, 2020, into a Bill at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, an official statement said.(HT PHOTO)
Published on Oct 18, 2020 10:54 PM IST
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Chandigarh | ByPress Trust of India| Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri

Covid-19: Govt to import 1 lakh liquid oxygen to meet any shortage during winters

HLL Lifecare Limited, a public sector undertaking, has floated a global tender on Wednesday on behalf of the Health Ministry for procuring one lakh metric tonne of liquid oxygen.
The oxygen is being procured for various central and state government hospitals. The entire exercise of importing and then distributing the medical oxygen is estimated to cost Rs 600-700 crore, official sources said.(REUTERS)
The oxygen is being procured for various central and state government hospitals. The entire exercise of importing and then distributing the medical oxygen is estimated to cost Rs 600-700 crore, official sources said.(REUTERS)
Published on Oct 14, 2020 04:48 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi

Himachal cabinet restores MLALAD fund

Of the 50 lakh due to each constituency, 25 lakh will be released in October, and the second instalment will be released after the Panchayati Raj Institution polls.
Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur presided over the cabinet meeting at the Himachal Pradesh secretariat in Shimla on Saturday.(HT Photo)
Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur presided over the cabinet meeting at the Himachal Pradesh secretariat in Shimla on Saturday.(HT Photo)
Updated on Sep 27, 2020 12:03 AM IST
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Cabinet hikes MSPs for rabi crops amid farm stir

The decision on rabi MSPs was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar announced the hike in Lok Sabha.
MSPs are federally fixed prices for farm produce aimed at preventing distress sale. The government buys largely rice and wheat at these prices through its procurement system.
MSPs are federally fixed prices for farm produce aimed at preventing distress sale. The government buys largely rice and wheat at these prices through its procurement system.
Updated on Sep 22, 2020 01:26 AM IST
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Kept pleading with govt not to go ahead with farm bills: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Harsimrat Kaur Badal said she feels saddened that her voice in support of farmers was not heard and demanded that the government should pause on these legislations by referring them to a parliamentary panel for wider consultations.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned soon after her husband and SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal strongly opposed the bills in Lok Sabha on Thursday night.(HT Photo)
Harsimrat Kaur Badal resigned soon after her husband and SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal strongly opposed the bills in Lok Sabha on Thursday night.(HT Photo)
Published on Sep 18, 2020 06:47 PM IST
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New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi

Uttarakhand BJP to form committee to strengthen cadre at grassroots level

Expansion of the state Cabinet was also discussed at the meeting
The issue was discussed at a core committee meeting of the party.(AFP)
The issue was discussed at a core committee meeting of the party.(AFP)
Updated on Aug 26, 2020 05:12 PM IST
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Cabinet nod to increase in sugarcane price

According to government estimates, the country’s total sugar production is pegged to be 28-29 million tonne in the current year ending next month, compared to 33.1 million tonnes during 2018-19 due to a sharp fall in cane acreage in Maharashtra and Karnataka.
Sugarcane producing states such as Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana fix their own sugarcane price called ‘state advisory prices’ (SAPs).(Bloomberg file photo)
Sugarcane producing states such as Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana fix their own sugarcane price called ‘state advisory prices’ (SAPs).(Bloomberg file photo)
Updated on Aug 20, 2020 03:06 AM IST
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‘Not thrilled with everybody’: Trump may ask for resignation of Cabinet if re-elected

Trump has privately said that he intends to replace Secretary of Defense Mark Esper after the November election, according to people familiar with internal discussions.
US President Donald Trump didn’t specify which cabinet members he’s unhappy with.(Bloomberg)
US President Donald Trump didn’t specify which cabinet members he’s unhappy with.(Bloomberg)
Published on Aug 16, 2020 06:48 AM IST
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Washington | ByBloomberg | Posted by Prashasti Singh

PM hails country’s agriculture sector

The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income.
The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
The prime minister said his government had freed the country’s agriculture sector by abolishing archaic regulations, which will help to increase famers’ income. (DPR MOD / HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 16, 2020 12:45 AM IST
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Rs 3 lakh crore credit facility will cover professionals, says FM

“Some pockets are still under containment... decided by states, which is the right thing as states are better placed to judge [the ground situation]. We appreciate that,” Sitharaman said
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said migrant workers who had left the cities for their homes in the hinterland after the lockdown was enforced on March 25 to curb the spread of the disease were returning to work in one positive development for the economy.(PTI Photo)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said migrant workers who had left the cities for their homes in the hinterland after the lockdown was enforced on March 25 to curb the spread of the disease were returning to work in one positive development for the economy.(PTI Photo)
Published on Aug 02, 2020 03:32 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByRajeev Jayaswal

Govt to come out with strategic sectors list soon: Nirmala Sitharaman

As part of the ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’ package, the finance minister in May had announced that there will be a maximum of four public sector companies in strategic sectors, and state-owned firms in other segments will eventually be privatised.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said there could be various models to achieve minimum four PSUs in case of those falling under the strategic sector.(PTI)
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said there could be various models to achieve minimum four PSUs in case of those falling under the strategic sector.(PTI)
Published on Aug 01, 2020 04:40 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi

National Education Policy 2020 caters to needs of 21st century New India, says JP Nadda

National Education Policy 2020: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari also lauded the Cabinet decision and said that NEP 2020 will make India global knowledge superpower.
BJP national president JP Nadda.(PTI file)
BJP national president JP Nadda.(PTI file)
Published on Jul 29, 2020 08:38 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByAsian News International| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari

Shivraj Singh Chouhan chairs India’s first virtual cabinet session from hospital

Narottam Mishra, the state’s Home Minister later informed that several decisions were taken in the session, including the renaming of the Chambal Expressway to ‘Chambal Progressway’.
On Sunday, the CM had reviewed the Covid-19 situation and the government’s measures to combat the pandemic in the state through video conferencing.(Shivraj Singh Chouhan/ Twitter)
On Sunday, the CM had reviewed the Covid-19 situation and the government’s measures to combat the pandemic in the state through video conferencing.(Shivraj Singh Chouhan/ Twitter)
Updated on Jul 28, 2020 04:48 PM IST
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Bhopal | ByAsian News International| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi

Ashok Gehlot calls another cabinet meet to discuss governor’s reservations over Rajasthan assembly session

Ashok Gehlot and his ministers will discuss the objections raised by Governor Mishra in holding an assembly session during the cabinet meeting at the chief minister’s residence at 4pm, reports said.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had chaired a meeting of the cabinet on Friday night to discuss the points raised by the governor on its earlier proposal.(Himanshu Vyas/ Hindustan Times)
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had chaired a meeting of the cabinet on Friday night to discuss the points raised by the governor on its earlier proposal.(Himanshu Vyas/ Hindustan Times)
Updated on Jul 25, 2020 01:28 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray

Cabinet approves agri fund, rental scheme for migrants

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced both plans in May as part of the Rs 20 lakh crore economic stimulus and relief package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fight the slowdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and the ensuing lockdown.
The total credit will be disbursed over four years, starting with an initial sanction of Rs 10,000 crore in the current financial year and Rs. 30,000 crore each in the next three fiscal years.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT PHOTO)
The total credit will be disbursed over four years, starting with an initial sanction of Rs 10,000 crore in the current financial year and Rs. 30,000 crore each in the next three fiscal years.(Virendra Singh Gosain/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jul 09, 2020 01:20 AM IST
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Centre approves extending free foodgrain scheme for poor till November

On June 30, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that the scheme for free food grain to more than 80 crore poor people will be extended until November amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar(Screengrab)
Union Ministers Prakash Javadekar(Screengrab)
Updated on Jul 08, 2020 04:15 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Sabir Hussain
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