Government forms Company Law Committee to improve ease of doing business

The Company Law Committee headed by Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas would suggest measures for removing any bottlenecks in the overall functioning of statutory bodies.

published on : 19th September 2019

UK Parliament panel slams 'flawed' reaction to visa row affecting many Indians

The issue dates back to February 2014, when BBC's investigation uncovered evidence of organised cheating in two English language test centres run on behalf of the Educational Testing Service.

published on : 18th September 2019

Earth to warm more quickly, new climate models show

With barely one degree Celsius of warming so far, the world is already coping with increasingly deadly heatwaves, droughts, floods and tropical cyclones made more destructive by rising seas.

published on : 17th September 2019

Ayodhya dispute: Mediation panel files memo in SC for resumption of talks

The panel is headed by former Supreme Court judge FM Kalifulla and comprises of spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and senior advocate Sriram Panchu.

published on : 16th September 2019

No Opposition head for foreign & finance parliamentary panels anymore

While Moily lost in the 2019 elections, Tharoor has now been made the head of the standing committee on information technology.

published on : 15th September 2019

Government has decided to end tradition of Opposition party chairing External Affairs panel: Tharoor

Tharoor also took a jibe at the Modi government, saying a BJP MP will now hold the BJP government accountable instead.

published on : 13th September 2019

India gifts solar panels to United Nations, one each for 193 member states 

India has contributed nearly a million dollars to the ambitious solar project at the world body headquarters that entails the installation of solar panels on the roof of the UN building.

published on : 13th September 2019

Tamil Nadu government to set-up 20,000 solar panels connected to water pumps by October 2020

Farmers will reduce usage of electricity and will benefit from selling excess solar energy to Tangedco when the project kicks off.

published on : 10th September 2019

J&K bifurcation: Government forms three-member panel

The Centre has formed a three-member committee to oversee the bifurcation of J&K into two union territories and look into distribution of assets and liabilities of the region between two successor UTs

published on : 10th September 2019

Indian umpire Nitin Menon set for Test debut in November

Son of former international umpire Narendra Menon, Nitin joined in his father's footsteps when he became a state panel umpire for Madhya Pradesh Cricket Association in 2005.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Expert panel directed by Karnataka HC to examine axing of trees

The court also directed the committee to submit the procedure it intends to follow to consider the applications for felling of trees on September 13.

published on : 30th August 2019

RBI employees for consensus on Jalan panel report

The study has suggested, said the union, compared with other central banks (taking into account the value at risk) the core capital of the RBI is not sufficient.

published on : 26th August 2019

Protect our identity: Parents to Tamil Nadu school fees panel

Many parents were reluctant to approach the committee as it cannot accept anonymous complaints.

published on : 23rd August 2019

Over 200 former MPs asked to vacate official bungalows within 7 days

C R Patil, Chairman of the Lok Sabha Housing Committee, said the panel called a meeting on Monday where it was decided that in three days, power, water and gas connections will be snapped.

published on : 19th August 2019

Congress does U-turn, urges govt to implement ‘scientific’ Gadgil report

Terming Gadgil report as scientific, KPCC president Mullappally Ramachandran said political leaders had rejected it for temporary benefits.

published on : 17th August 2019
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