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RBI Sets up Committee to Review Cyber Threats

RBI has announced setting up of an inter-disciplinary standing committee on cyber security to review the threats inherent in the existing and emerging technology....

Partha Committee on Migration Submits Report

The ‘Working Group on Migration’ was setup by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation in 2015. It has now submitted its Report...

Rajasthan Appoints Committee on Pay Commission

The Rajasthan government has appointed a three-member committee, headed by former Chief Secretary D.C. Samant, to study and implement the recommendations of the Seventh...

Committee Develops Uniform Accident Recording Format

An  expert committee was constituted by Ministry of Road  Transport and Highways to review the format for reporting of road  accidents. The committee headed by...

Telangana Complained Against Bajaj Committee

Telangana State has decided to lodge a complaint with the Union Ministry of Water Resources against Bajaj Committee which visited Telangana and Andhra Pradesh...

DS Dhesi Committee Setup on Jat Agitation

The Haryana government constituted a five-member committee headed by Chief Secretary D. S. Dhesi to resolve the problems of those agitating for reservation and...

Panel Setup on Food Fortification

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), has now constituted a Scientific Panel on “Food Fortification and Nutrition”. The Panel will identify critical...

RBI Committee to Strengthen Cyber Security

The Reserve Bank (RBI) has decided to set up an inter-disciplinary panel on cyber security to examine various threats and suggest measures to deal with...

Committee Setup on Namami Gange Programme

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti has announced setting up of a Committee of Secretaries to speed up...

Committee Constituted to Review HAJ Policy

Ministry of Minority Affairs has constituted a Committee on 31.01.2017 to review the Haj Policy 2013-17 and to suggest framework for Haj Policy 2018-22....

Committee on Doubling the Income of Farmers

To understand the impact of demonetization on farming sector, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)-National Institute of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research (NIAP) conducted...

Justice Ashok Kumar Roopanwal Commission Submits Report

The report of Justice Ashok Kumar Roopanwal (Retd.) Commission of Inquiry alongwith memorandum of Action Taken thereon has been laid before both the houses...

Dhirendra Singh Committee: Main Recommendations

Capital acquisition of defence equipment is carried out as per the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP), which stipulates a time schedule for completion of the...

Experts Committee on Yoga Protocol for Diabetes Control

A 16 member committee of experts has been constituted by Ministry of AYUSH to prepare a Yoga Protocol for Diabetes Control. The Committee is...

SC Appoints Panel to Govern BCCI

The Supreme Court has appointed four administrators to run the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). They are: Vinod Rai, historian Ramachandra...

Task Force Committee on Olympic Action Plan

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the constitution of the Task Force committee for preparing action plan for next three Olympic Games 2020,...

Olympic Games Sports Committee Reconstituted

The Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel has reconstituted TOP committee with the objective of identifying and supporting...

Chandra Babu Naidu Committee Report on Digital Payments

The CMs Committee on Digital Payments led by the convener and  Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, Chandra Babu Naidu submitted the interim report on Digital Payments...

N.K. Singh Committee on FRBM Submits Report

N.K. Singh panel on revising the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act has submitted its report to the government. The five-member committee — including Reserve...

Committee Setup on Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act

The Centre has formed a committee to frame uniform rules for the states to avoid delay in proper implementation of the Rights of Persons...

Committee Constituted on Mahanadi and its Tributaries

Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has constituted a negotiations committee to assess availability and utilisation of waters of Mahanadi and...

Amitabh Chaudhry Committee Setup by IRDAI

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has constituted a 8 member committee headed by Amitabh Chaudhry, Chief Executive officer, HDFC Standard...

Space Probe ‘Schiaparelli’ Exploded on Mars

A tiny lander 'Schiaparelli' despatched to Mars on a trial run had crashed and possibly exploded on the Red Planet. Schiaparelli was on a test-run...

RBI Gets New Governor

Dr. Urjit R Patel has been appointed as the New Governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for a period of three years with...

French Open (Tennis): Latest Champions

The 2017 French Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor clay courts. It was the 116th edition of the French Open and the...

World Innovation Index: Switzerland Tops

According to a new United Nations report, 'Innovation is a key development tool that could boost economies and provide a way out of the...