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Cabinet approves new finance panel

Fifteenth Finance Commission will have its task cut out following GST roll-out The Cabinet on Wednesday set the ball rolling for the constitution of the Fifteenth Finance Commission, which will decide the devolution formula for revenue-sharing between the Centre and States from the year 2020 till 2025. The Commission, whose members and terms of reference will be notified soon, will ... Read More »

BharatNet Project: Cabinet Gives Nod for Modified Implementation Strategy

HIGHLIGHTS Cabinet has approved ‘Modified Implementation Strategy’ of BharatNet It aims to give minimum 100Mbps broadband connectivity to gram panchayats It entails a total estimated expenditure of Rs. 42,068 crores The Cabinet on Wednesday approved the ‘Modified Implementation Strategy’ of BharatNet project for providing broadband connectivity to all gram panchayats by March 2019, according to an official source. “The Cabinet has approved ... Read More »

IIM Bill 2017: Approved by cabinet, students will now get degrees instead of diplomas

The Bill enables the IIMs to award degrees instead of diplomas. In picture, IIM-Calcutta (File Photo) RELATED STORIES Teach For India Fellowship Programme 2017: Registration details Sonali Bendre has a message for CBSE Board 2017 students Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana CM Kerala: Education sector is the most corrupt, says AK Antony ... Read More »

IIM: Bill to placed in cabinet likely to give statutory powers to the institute

Based on this inquiry, the Board may even remove the director of the institute or order any other action. In picture, IIM-Bangalore (File Photo) RELATED STORIES JNU: Entrance examination fee hiked by 27 per cent Twinkle Khanna supports education for slum kids in India Miranda House wins Sanjay Shrivastava Memorial debate JKBOSE Results 2016: Class 12 Annual Examination (Kashmir Division) ... Read More »

IIMs seek Cabinet approval for withdrawal of 1975 HRD order

Following the incessant controversy over the appointment of IIM faculty under quota system for the reserved candidates, it is now been learned that the premier institutes had to be withdrawn the 1975 HRD order, which had earlier exempted the premier institutes from reservation policy. However, there is a speculation that the 1974 HRD order was only meant for technical institutes ... Read More »