Modi gave a thumbs up tweeting: 'The measures announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will boost the overall economy.'
The ITLU Moscow office will be managed by an ISRO scientist or engineer designated as Counsellor (Space) on deputation and supported by the staff sourced locally.
Officials said wherever the resolution plan has not been finalised or has been appealed against, this provision will come into effect retrospectively.
Currently, the Centre-state formula for resource sharing as drawn up by previous finance commissions is 58:42.
The amendments include enforcement of a strict 330-day timeline for completion of the resolution process, including judicial matters.
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved loans worth Rs 330.35 crore for three state-owned pharma companies to help them clear employees’ liabilities.
Granting the status of institution of national importance to new NIDs will ensure that design education will address the needs of design in various sectors including agriculture, health care.
Amendments in Sections 4, 5 and 6 of the Act were made to provide for stringent punishment including death penalty for sexual assault and aggravated penetrative sexual assault against children.
A previous bill was cleared by Lok Sabha in August 2018 but could not be passed by Rajya Sabha. The bill lapsed following the dissolution of the 16th Lok Sabha.
The extension of the tenure of the commission would enable it to evaluate the issue of sub-categorisation of OBC's in the central list based on wider consultations with various stakeholders.
According to the sources, the meeting is likely to deliberate on the action plan of the government for the next five years.
Five Dalit candidates of the BJP had won from Karnataka in the recent Lok Sabha elections.
The Cabinet meeting came a day after the counting of votes for the Lok Sabha elections in which the NDA retained power with a massive mandate.
The programme will meet the demand for the launch of two satellites per year with participation by the industry.
The meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi also approved the pact with Cambodia for cooperation in communications, according to an official statement.