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Now widows, divorcees can also be surrogate mothers

New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2020 to ensure effective regulation of the service and also allowing widows and divorcees to be surrogates, if it was "altruistic". The...

12-member ‘Technology Group’ to advice government on latest technologies

New Delhi, Feb 20 (PTI) The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the constitution of a 12-member empowered "Technology Group" to render timely policy advice to the government. The panel, which will be headed by Principal Scientific Adviser to the government K...

Major shift: PMO mulls to open gates for FDI in nuclear power

Mumbai, 12 Jan (IANS) In a bid to make India a global player in nuclear power sector, the Modi government is contemplating to allow Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the nuclear power area. The decision, likely to be considered by...

We must all work together and think like a nation: PM Modi

New Delhi, Jan 9 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called for a focussed effort from all stakeholders to achieve the target of five trillion dollar economy in India. He was interacting with various senior economists, private equity and...

PM meets economists to review and revive Indian Economy on growth

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a two-hour meeting on Thursday with over 30 industry experts and economists to review and take their views on steps to revive the Indian economy on growth and employment. According...

Cabinet okays India-Sweden MoU on cooperation in polar science

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved the agreement on cooperation in polar science between India''s Ministry of Earth Sciences, and Sweden''s Ministry of Education and Research. The Memorandum of...

GAU Ayurvedic institutes, be Institutions of National Importance

New Delhi, Jan 8 (ANI): The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval to confer the status of Institution of National Importance (INI) to the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda, Jamnagar,...

PM Modi to set 5-year vision to push growth, investment

New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Weeks before the Union Budget and in the wake of slowing economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has started taking presentations from the sector-specific committee of secretaries (CoS) which will be the basis for setting...

PM Modi flagged off the ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’

New Delhi, Dec 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday flagged off the 'Atal Bhujal Yojana', a scheme aimed at improving groundwater management through community participation, on the occasion of 95th birth anniversary of former prime minister Atal...

Cabinet gives nod to CDS, Rajnath said ‘historic decision’ made.

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Tuesday approved the Chief of Defence Staff''s (CDS) post and its charter and duties. The CDS will be a 4-star general who will head the new Department of Military Affairs. "He...

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Gujarat hits new daily Covid tally with over 7K cases, 73 deaths

Gandhinagar, April 14 (IANS) Gujarat saw its daily Covid tally continue to spiral high with 7,410 new cases on...