Committee Setup on Bitcoins and Virtual Currency

The circulation of Virtual Currencies which are also known as Digital/Crypto Currencies has been a cause of concern. This has been expressed in various...

Cauvery Panel Submits Report

A high level technical panel appointed by the Supreme Court has submitted report. Report confirmed that the Cauvery basin is in trouble. The committee, however,...

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,...

Committee on Arbitration Mechanism in India

The Government has decided to constitute a High Level Committee (HLC) on arbitration mechanism in the Ministry of Law and Justice, comprising of the...

RBI Committee on Fintech Business in India

The Reserve Bank of India is in the process of setting up a multi-disciplinary committee to study the FinTech business in India. FinTech, which means...

Committee Setup on Indo-Bangladesh Border Fencing

The Supreme Court has set up a committee to oversee the border fencing work on the Indo-Bangladesh border. The members of the committee are: G.K.Pillai,...

Committee on National Sports Development Code

The Government has decided to constitute the following Committee to study the existing sports governance frame work, issues relating to sports governance in the...

Committee Setup on Climate Resilient Farming

The Maharashtra government has set up a committee for the implementation of a ₹4,000-crore project on climate resilient agriculture. The seven-member panel, headed by the...

Committee Recommends Common Electoral Roll

The Standing Committee on Law and Personnel of Parliament recommends that a common electoral roll be prepared in the country which can be used...

Committee on Educational Institutions for Minorities

A high-level committee has been constituted to establish world class educational institutions to provide better traditional and modern education to students belonging to Minority...

Panel For Relaxation in CRZ Norms

The Shailesh Nayak committee, which reviewed the Coastal Regulation Zone 2011 notification, has suggested relaxation in No Development Zones (NDZ) in CRZ-3 areas of...

B N Srikrishna Committee Submits Report

The Justice BN Srikrishna Committee, set up by the Law Ministry on January 13, 2017, to suggest reforms in India’s arbitration mechanism, has submitted...

Girdhar Malviya Committee Submits Report to Minister

The committee constituted to prepare draft Ganga Act submitted its report to the Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma...

Gopinath Committee on Corporate Bond Market

Securities and Exchange Board of India re-constituted its committee that suggests roadmap for developing corporate bond market in the country. The 28-member committee would...

Recommendations of Companies Law Committee

The Companies Law Committee was constituted in June 2015 for examining and making recommendations on the issues arising out of implementation of the Companies...

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...

Panel on Education Policy Submits Report

A high-power committee headed by former Cabinet Secretary S.R. Subramanian, tasked with drawing a blueprint for a new national education policy, has recommended that...

Olympic Task Force Report Submitted

The eight-member Olympic Task Force has submitted an extensive report to the government. The Task Force was constituted to plan a roadmap to improve...

UN Setup Task Force on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

The United Nations announced plans to strengthen its approach to preventing and responding to sexual exploitation and abuse by creating a high-level task force...

S S Mundra Task Force on ATMs Setup

Government has set up a task force under the chairmanship of RBI Deputy Governor S S Mundra to ensure that ATMs across the country...

Committee Setup on Pulses MSP

The Government has decided to set up a committee under the chief economic advisor to frame a long-term policy on pulses, which will look...

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...

National Committee on Trade Facilitation

The Union government has constituted a National Committee on Trade Facilitation (NCTF) under the Chairmanship of the Cabinet Secretary, Pradeep Kumar Sinha. The establishment of...

Task Force on Improving Employment Data

Job creation, employment and unemployment have been important subjects of debate in India. However, recently, this debate has been taking place in a vacuum....

Empowered Committee on 7th Pay Commission

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for setting up an Empowered Committee of Secretaries under the...

Task Force to Ease Currency Exchange

The Reserve Bank of India has formed a task force to ease currency exchange facility in Nepal for non-Indians. The task force has been formed...

Committee on Avian Influenza Submits Report

The Monitoring Committee constituted by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change for overseeing outbreak of H5N8 avian influenza reviewed the control 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...

Committee Setup on Surge Pricing by Taxis

Transport ministry has set up a high-level committee to look into various issues pertaining to taxi operators, including existing permits and surge pricing by...

Committee on Price Statistics

National Statistical Commission (NSC) constituted ‘Committee on Price Statistics’ under the Chairmanship of Dr. Sudipto Mundle in July 2010. The term of reference of...

Task Force on Pharmaceutical Sector

The Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Ananth Kumar today released recommendations of the task force on development of manufacturing capabilities in each medical...

13 Member Panel on Demonetisation

The union government has set up a 13-member committee to formulate a roadmap to implement measures that promote digital payment systems and move towards...

Committee on CSR Compliance Submits Report

A High Level Committee, set up by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs to suggest measures for monitoring the progress of implementation of Corporate Social...

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...

Madhukar Gupta Committee Submits Report

The Madhukar Gupta Committee on border protection has submitted its report to the Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The Committee headed by former Home Secretary Madhukar...

Commission to Examine Sub-Categorization Within OBCs

The Union Cabinet approved a proposal for setting up of a Commission under article 340 of the Constitution to examine the issue of sub-categorization...

RV Easwar Committee Report Highlights

A committee set up by the government to change direct tax laws has suggested several taxpayer-friendly measures to improve the ease of doing business,...

Decisions of Committee on Digital Payments

The Second meeting of the Committee of Chief Ministers on adoption of Digital Payments was held on 9th December 2016 at NITI Aayog. The Committee...

Committee to Frame Policy For Taxi Operators

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has constituted a three member committee to prepare a policy framework for taxi and other transport operators. The...

High Level Committee to Remove Child Pornography Formed

The Supreme Court has constituted a high level committee to coordinate with internet giants like Facebook, Microsoft and Google to remove rape, gang rape...

Committee Formed to Look into Pay Issues

A committee has been formed to look into various pay related anomalies arising out of the implementation of the Seventh Central Pay Commission's recommendations. The...

Task Force on Artificial Intelligence for Economic Transformation

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has constituted a Task Force on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for India’s Economic Transformation. With rapid development in the fields...

Bankruptcy Law Reforms Committee Report

The Bankruptcy Law Reform Committee headed by former Law secretary T. K. Viswanathan has recommended the establishment of an insolvency regulator to exercise regulatory...

Expert Committee Setup to Study Cyber Laws

Government of India has constituted an expert Committee under the Chairmanship of  T.K. Viswanathan, former Law Secretary and Member from NSCS, Department of Legislative...

Committee Constituted On FRBM Roadmap

In pursuance of the Budget Announcement 2016-17, the Government has constituted a five Member Committee to comprehensively review and give recommendations on the FRBM...

18 Sectoral Groups on GST Constituted

18 Sectoral Groups have been constituted representing various sectors of the economy in order to ensure smooth roll-out of GST. These 18 Sectoral Groups...

Committee to Identify BPL People

The task force headed by NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya to prepare a road map for elimination of poverty has submitted its report to...

Committee on Water Resources in North Eastern Region

The Government has constituted a high-level committee for proper management of the water resources in the North Eastern Region (NER) under the Chairmanship of...

Ashok Sharma Committee on IIT-JEE Exam

The Committee of Eminent Persons (CEP) constituted by the IIT Council under the Chairmanship of Prof Ashok Misra submitted its report to the Government...

Sudhir Committee Recommends Reservation for Muslims

The four-member Commission led by G. Sudhir in Telangana has recommended 12% reservation or a minimum of 9% to the muslim community in social and educational...

Fare Fixation Committee For Delhi Metro Notified

Ministry of Urban Development has notified the Fare Fixation Committee (FFC) for recommending the passenger fares for Delhi Metro network in Delhi and its...

Dr. Ved Prakash Mishra Committee Report

The Ministry of Shipping had constituted a committee to study how the existing healthcare infrastructure at major ports can be upgraded under PPP mode...

H R Khan Committee in News

H R Khan committee on development of corporate bond in August 2016 recommended that foreign portfolio investors be allowed to trade directly in corporate bonds. In...

Committee on Computation of Economic Data

The government has formed a committee to upgrade the norms for computation of economic data at states and districts level in the backdrop of...

Panel Setup on Jat Quota Row

Yielding to pressure from agitating Jats, the Centre announced setting up of a committee under a senior Union Minister to examine the quota demand...

Maharashtra Forms Panel on Air Pollution

The Maharashtra Government has formed a committee for effective implementation of Air Pollution (Prevention And Control) Act, 1981. The 14–member committee, headed by the State...

Committee on Delhi Traffic Decongestion

A High Powered Committee on ‘Decongestion of Traffic in Delhi’ has called for a paradigm shift in transport planning and policy interventions to check...

Committee on Data Protection Framework in India

The Union government has appointed an expert committee, headed by former Supreme Court Judge B.N. Srikrishna, to “identify key data protection issues” in India...

Labh Singh Committee on University Sports

The Union Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs has appointed a six-member committee to study existing sports tournaments in the Universities and critical gaps...

Monetary Policy Committee Notified

Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) constitution under the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, has been notified. The MPC, in which three members are from the...

Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility

A High Level Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility – 2018 (HLC-2018) has been constituted under the Chairmanship of Shri. Injeti Srinivas, Secretary, Ministry of...

Virginius Xaxa Committee on Tribal Affairs

In keeping with the special status accorded to Scheduled Tribes (STs) in the Constitution of India, the Union Government has affirmed its commitment to...

Committee on Security for Digital Payments

The Committee of Chief Ministers tasked with promoting digital payments has decided to set up a panel to examine security concerns that could arise...

Expert Committee on Specific Relief Act 1963

The Expert Committee set up on examining the Specific Relief Act, 1963 submitted its Report to Union Law & Justice Minister. In its report the...

Committee Setup on Media Reporting of Court Hearing

The Delhi High Court has setup a committee headed by retired Supreme Court judge Justice Ruma Pal to recommend recommendations on “how court proceedings ought...