Centre`s in-principle nod to offshore Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial structure

In a pre-election year boost to the ruling Democratic Front government, the centre has granted "in-principle" approval to the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial in the Arabian Sea, off Mumbai coast.

Police approves rally of Anwar`s supporters

Malaysian police on Friday agreed to let supporters of former deputy premier Anwar Ibrahim to hold a rally.

Uttarakhand govt approves new slum policy

In a major policy decision ahead of the Assembly polls, the Uttarakhand cabinet on Tuesday approved a new slum policy.

Nitish govt approves Bihar Lokayukta Bill, 2011

The Nitish Kumar government on Thursday
approved the Bihar Lokayukta Bill, 2011 to pave the way for tabling it in the winter session.

NITs approve CET for undergrad courses

The CAEB will take a final call before the single entrance aptitude test is put in place by 2013-14 academic sessions, HRD officials said.

Home Min likely to approve MCD split next week

Dikshit has been strongly pushing for trifurcation of MCD as well as increasing reservation of seats for women to 50 per cent from the current 33 pc.

Kerala cabinet approves General Education Policy

The Kerala cabinet on Wednesday
approved a comprehensive general education reform package to
resolve issues and problems of teachers in government and
government aided-schools in the state.

AMU approves five new study centres

Aligarh Muslim University
has sanctioned the establishment of five study centres of
distance education in different parts of the country.

US regulators approve new Hepatitis C drug

US regulators approved the first new treatment for Hepatitis C in more than a decade.

US regulators approve new Hepatitis C drug

US regulators approved the first new treatment for Hepatitis C in more than a decade.

CCEA approves establishing National Clean Energy Fund

The government on Wednesday approved
setting up of a National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF), that would
invest in entrepreneurial ventures as research activities in
clean energy technologies.

Govt may approve grant for GAGAN project today

Government is likely to approve a grant for the GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation system on Tuesday, that would provide satellite coverage to air traffic not only on the entire Indian airspace but across the Indian Ocean region.

Govt approves establishment of UNESCO institute

The government on Tuesday cleared a
proposal for setting up the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of
Education for Peace and Sustainability Development, a UNESCO
institute, here.

Cabinet approves five more pacts to bring back black money

India can now sign treaties with
five more countries in its pursuit to bring back black money.

Cabinet approves changes in IIT (Amendment) bill

The Union Cabinet is understood
to have given its approval today to some proposed changes in
the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2010 on
providing technological support by IITs to the states.

Cabinet approves President`s address to Parliament

President Pratibha Patil`s
address to the joint sitting of Parliament on the opening day
of the Budget Session on February 21 was on Tuesday approved by the
Union Cabinet.

Facing flak, Karna Guv approves writer`s name for doctorate

Facing flak from litterateurs,
Governor H R Bhardwaj on Friday approved the name of Kannada
writer and historian M Chidananda Murthy for award of an
honorary doctorate, which he had put on hold.

713 schemes for Delhi`s rural areas approved

To ensure development in
villages in the capital, the Delhi Government on Wednesday gave
clearance to 713 schemes, including for improving roads, to be
implemented in the areas at a cost of Rs 543 crore.

Haryana govt approves Rs 15.30 cr for flood-affected areas

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder
Singh Hooda has approved Rs 15.30 crore under a special
package for the flood-affected areas in municipal councils and
committees of Bhiwani, Kaithal and Sonipat districts

Bush, in memoir, says he approved waterboarding: Report

Former US Prez George Bush says in his memoir that he approved CIA to waterboard 9/11 mastermind.