EGoM

  • Vodafone offers to pay Rs 4,000 cr for extension of licences 19-11-2013 06:23 PM

    Nation's second largest telecom firm Vodafone India has offered to pay Rs 4,000 crore and a spectrum usage charge of 3 per cent for extension of permits for Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata service areas for 20 years. At Rs 4,000 crore, Vodafone is offering about one fourth of TRAI's suggested...
  • GoM will look into Airport Metro issue, says Kamal Nath 03-09-2013 05:35 PM

    Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday said the advice and guidance of an empowered group of ministers (EGoM) will be sought to sort out issues related to the Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL). "In next two or three weeks, we will meet the group of ministers and we will...
  • Centre lifts ban on onion exports 20-09-2011 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Government on Tuesday lifted the ban on onion exports. Maharashtra NCP chief Madhukar Pichad had written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Commerce Minister Anand Sharma demanding withdrawal of the ban on onion exports. The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) had banned onion export on September...
  • Fuel price hike: UPA under pressure from allies 16-09-2011 08:11 PM

    New Delhi: The UPA is under pressure from key allies DMK and the Trinamool Congress who have been demanding a roll back of the petrol price hike. The government was on Friday forced to defer a meeting to decide on limiting the supply of subsidised LPG cylinders. An unnerved government...
  • TMC to attend EGoM meet on LPG prices today 16-09-2011 07:04 AM

    New Delhi: After another hike in fuel prices, an extra LPG cylinder could cost you about Rs 710. An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) led by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will be meeting on Friday to discuss this. The EGoM will be taking up the recommendations of the task force...
  • Extra LPG cylinders may cost Rs 710 15-09-2011 08:37 PM

    New Delhi: Extra LPG cylinders may cost Rs 710 as the government is mulling charging more for extra cylinders. The government will discuss the proposal in the EGoM meet on LPG on Friday. The proposals for the EGoM include setting up of a task force on direct transfer of subsidies...
  • Bihar, Delhi seek cash under Food Security Act 03-07-2011 10:52 AM

    Patna: Citing the diversion of foodgrains meant for public distribution, Bihar and Delhi have urged the centre to provide cash instead of foodgrains for beneficiaries under the proposed National Food Security Act. "We have written to the Union government to provide cash to ration card holders instead of foodgrains under...
  • Govt raises diesel prices by Rs 3 per litre 24-06-2011 08:35 PM

    New Delhi: In a bid to bring some respite to the bleeding Oil companies, the government on Friday hiked the prices of diesel by Rs 3 per litre. The government also hiked the price of kerosene by Rs 2 a litre and cooking gas by a steep Rs 50 a...
  • Diesel price hike: no dates fixed for EGoM meet 20-06-2011 07:40 PM

    New Delhi: With inflation rate ruling at an uncomfortable over 9 per cent, the government, it seems, has not yet made up its mind on raising prices of diesel, domestic LPG and kerosene. State oil firms also appear to have applied brakes on hike in petrol price after inflation in...
  • No EGoM meet on fuel price hike on Thursday 08-06-2011 04:57 PM

    New Delhi: Belying expectations, a meeting of a panel of ministers headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to decide on raising diesel, domestic LPG and kerosene rates has not yet been scheduled. The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on fuel prices were previously said to meet on June 9 but...
  • Govt relents, postpones fuel price hike 15-06-2010 06:42 PM

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  • Govt gives a go ahead to SEZs 05-04-2007 11:07 PM

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  • EGoM meet to break SEZ impasse 04-04-2007 09:15 PM

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