Union Cabinet

  • Four Union Ministers resign over Telangana issue 04-10-2013 09:30 PM

    A day after the Cabinet approved the formation of Telangana, four ministers hailing from Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh have quit the Union Council of Ministers. Union Ministers Chiranjeevi, Pallam Raju, Kotla S Reddy and KS Rao have submitted their resignation papers over the issue. ...
  • Telangana: Is a divided Andhra in the interest of the nation? 03-10-2013 10:05 PM

    IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai talked to Telangana Rashtriya Samiti MLA KT Rama Rao over the Cabinet approval for Telangana and making Hyderabad as the joint capital for both Telangana and Seemandhra for 10 years. ...
  • The Last Word: Is Rahul Gandhi the supreme leader of Congress? 03-10-2013 09:35 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday defended his explosive outburst against the ordinance to protect convicted politicians but admitted that the words that he used to lambast the Cabinet decision may have been too strong. While defending the Cabinet's decision to withdraw ordinance on convicted legislators, Rahul said, "I...
  • News 360: Telangana approved by Cabinet, Hyderabad to be joint capital for 10 years 03-10-2013 09:07 PM

    The Union Cabinet cleared the Telangana note sent by the Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday. With this a 50-year-old fight for Telangana reaches its logical end. Both Telangana and Seemandhra will share Hyderabad as a joint capital for the next 10 years. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 02-10-2013 11:33 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is public pressure forcing political parties to change their stand on ordinance on convicted MPs? 26-09-2013 11:19 PM

    The UPA government is finding itself isolated and cornered as most of the political parties have termed the ordinance unconstitutional. There is also dissenting notes within the Congress over its timing. The government is facing the wrath of the public for passing an ordinance on convicted legislators, which allows convicted...
  • Cabinet clears Lokpal Bill allowing states to appoint Lokayuktas 31-01-2013 10:31 PM

    The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared a revised draft Lokpal Bill that allows states to appoint Lokayuktas. ...
  • Lokpal fiasco in Rajya Sabha: The inside story 30-12-2011 07:32 PM

    The Lokpal Bill has failed to get Parliament's approval yet again when the Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die abruptly on Thursday night. ...
  • Lokpal fiasco: Is this the murder of democracy? 30-12-2011 06:32 PM

    The Lokpal Bill has failed to get Parliament's approval yet again when the Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die abruptly on Thursday night. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-12-2011 11:50 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • FTN: Do we need Walmart in India? 24-11-2011 11:57 PM

    The Union Cabinet on Thursday cleared 50 per cent FDI in multi-brand retail and 100 per cent FDI in single brand retail. ...
  • Three-fold salary hike fails to please MPs 20-08-2010 09:02 PM

    A three-fold increase has taken the salaries of ours MPs to Rs 50,000 per month. But that is still not enough as RJD and SP MPs stalled Parliament demanding more. ...
  • We could have been more transparent: Sule 04-06-2010 11:38 PM

    NCP MP Supriya Sule came out in support of her father and family, saying they had no links to the IPL bid. ...
  • Should Pawar be asked to quit, like Tharoor was? 04-06-2010 10:56 PM

    CNN-IBN speaks to Ravi Shankar Prasad of BJP and Devi Prasad Tripathi of NCP on Pawar's role in IPL. ...
  • Left Front era in West Bengal is over: Mamata 23-05-2009 02:54 AM

    Mamata Banerjee is one of the 19 ministers to take oath on Friday. ...
  • Government's role in a reforming economy 23-05-2009 01:45 AM

    President Patil administered the oath of office and secrecy to 20 ministers. ...
  • Watch: Cabinet Ministers outline their priorities 22-05-2009 11:39 PM

    Pranab Mukherjee is likely to take over as the next Finance Minister. ...