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...

Arvind Panagriya Task Force on Employment Data

In view of the importance of timely and reliable data on employment, the Prime Minister has directed the Prime Minister’s Office and concerned Ministries...

Sports Ministry Sets up Committee

The Sports Ministry constituted a two-member committee to probe the allegations of official apathy levelled by marathon runner OP Jaisha, who claims to have...

Eric Holder Report in News

Uber Technologies Inc. is an American technology company headquartered in San Francisco, California, USA operating in 633 cities worldwide. It develops, markets and operates the...

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...

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...

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...

SEBI Panel on Disclosures, Accounting Standards

SEBI has re-constituted its committee which gives advice on issues related to disclosure requirements and accounting practices for various entities in the securities market. Composition...

Committee on Haj Subsidy Constituted

The Central government has formed a six-member committee to look into the Haj subsidy issue in light of a 2012 Supreme Court order on...

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...

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...

NK Singh Committee on FRBM: Main Recommendations

Government had constituted a Committee in May, 2016 to review the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act under the Chairmanship of Shri N.K....

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...

Dr K. Kasturirangan Committee on National Education Policy

The committee for preparation of final draft of National Education Policy has been constituted under the Chairmanship of eminent Scientist Padma Vibhushan Dr K....

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 for Tribal Welfare Reconstituted

Standing Committee for Tribal Welfare (SCTW) of the Ministry of Tribal Welfare has been reconstituted with the Cabinet Minister as its Chairman and Minister...

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...

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...

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...

Amitabh Kant Committee on Cashless Economy

The Union government has formed a new committee, headed by Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, to form a strategy to expedite the process of...

Chairman of Lok Sabha Ethics Committee

L K Advani has been renominated as Chairman of the Lok Sabha’s Ethics Committee by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. The Ethics Committee examines every complaint relating...

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...

Abhinav Bindra Panel Submits Report

Abhinav Bindra-led NRAI review committee has come out with a damning 36-page report reviewing the performance. The committee was formed after none of the 12...

Shunglu Committee Report in News

Shunglu Committee is a committee of experts instituted to examine the alleged irregularities and cases of nepotism in the appointments across various Delhi state...

Madan Lal Named Chairman of Committee

Former coach and Test all-rounder Madan Lal has been named as the chairman of a three-member committee to look into the recent altercation between...

Kerala Setup Panel on New Health Policy

The Kerala government has constituted a 17-member committee for formulating a new health policy for the State. The committee is chaired by B. Ekbal, former...

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...

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...

SEBI Committee on Financial Technology

The Securities and Exchange Board of India has set up an advisory committee to examine the use of latest financial technology solutions for further...

High Level Advisory Group Constituted for Trade

The Minister of Commerce & Industry, Suresh Prabhu, has approved the constitution of a High Level Advisory Group (HLAG) to make recommendations for identifying...

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...

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...

NGT Setup Committee on Delhi Solid Waste

National Green Tribunal constitutes Committee to tackle solid waste problem in Delhi. The Committee includes National pollution control board, national capital territory representatives, a...

Majithia Wage Boards in News

The Union Minister for Labour and Employment held a meeting with the representatives of the State Governments to review the status of implementation of...

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...

Shah Panel Submits Report

Justice AP Shah Committee submitted its on the compensation Reliance Industries should pay to ONGC for producing state-run firm's gas for the past seven...

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...

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...

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....

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 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...

Report of Task Force on Innovation

Innovation is widely recognized as a central driver of economic growth and development. The Global Innovation Index (GII) aims to capture the multi-dimensional facets...

Chitale Committee on Desiltation of Ganga

Chitale committee on Desiltation  of Ganga was constituted in July 2016 by the Ministry of Water Resources River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation to prepare guidelines...

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 to Study Cow Derivatives

The union government has set up a 19-member committee to scientifically validate research on cow derivatives such as cow-urine and their benefits. This committee is headed...

Subramanian Panel Recommends Higher MSP

The Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) headed panel asked the Centre to immediately announce higher minimum support price (MSP) of gram (chana) to Rs 4,000...

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...

Committee Setup on Bird Flu in India

The Central government has constituted a Committee headed by Joint Commissioner, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries (DADF) to maintain constant vigil on...

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....

Inter-Ministerial Panel to Monitor UDAN Scheme

The government has set up an inter-ministerial committee to monitor the regional air connectivity scheme UDAN which seeks to make flying affordable by connecting...

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...

Olympic Task Force Submits Report

The eight-member Olympic Task Force submitted its recommendations on preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to the government. It was set up by Sports...

K.S. Valdiya Committee Submits Report

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharati released a Report on Palaeo Channel of North West India: Review &...

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...

Sharada Prasad Committee Report on Skill Councils

The committee was constituted by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship on 18th May 2016 for Rationalisation and Optimization of the Functioning of...

Ministry of Youth Affairs Setup Empowered Committee

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has approved to constitute an Empowered Steering Committee (ESC) on the basis of the recommendations of the interim...

Dr. Mihir Shah Committee in News

A Committee constituted by the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Revejunation in year 2015 under the Chairmanship of Dr. Mihir Shah...

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...

Committee Setup to Frame Forest Law

The Union environment, forests and climate change ministry has constituted an 11-member committee to revamp the Indian Forest Act, 1927. It is chaired by the...

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...

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...

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...

Kofi Annan Heads Panel on Rohingya Issue

Myanmar's government has set up an advisory panel headed by former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan to find "lasting solutions" to the conflict in...

ML Mehta Committee Sought Extension

Union Urban Development Ministry had notified a Fair Fixation Committee (FFC), headed by former Delhi High Court judge M L Mehta, for revision 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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

Madhukar Gupta Committee on Border Submits Report

The Committee constituted under the Chairmanship of Shri Madhukar Gupta, has submitted its report to the Government to strengthen border protection and address vulnerabilities...

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...

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...

GS Jha Committee Setup on Cauvery Basin

Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has constituted a high level technical team to visit the Cauvery basin area to assess...

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...

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...

Report on Civil Services Exam Submitted

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has referred the report of Baswan committee to the government for final decision. The UPSC had constituted the expert...

Rajesh Gopal Committee On Wildlife Protection Act

The Centre has begun a review of the Wildlife Protection Act (WPA), enacted in 1972 and last amended in 2006 under the Congress-led United...

Committee Setup on Regulatory Bodies for AYUSH System

A Committee under the Chairmanship of Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, Additional Principal Secretary to Prime Minister, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), NITI Aayog and Secretary,...

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...

Panel Setup on Hooch Deaths in Surat

A three-member committee has been set up to inquire into the hooch tragedy at a village near Surat that saw 18 persons lose their...

National Judicial Pay Commission For Subordinate Judiciary

The Supreme Court of India has constituted a new National Judicial Pay Commission to examine the structure pay and other conditions of Judicial Officers...

SIT on Black Money Submits Report

Chairman of Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Black Money, appointed by Supreme Court, has impressed upon the imperative need to establish the following institutional...

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...

Committee on Caste Census Submits Report

The Government mounted the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) with the purpose of ranking households for receiving benefits under government programmes. The Socio...

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...

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...

SN Jha Commission Starts Proceedings

The SN Jha Commission set up by the Haryana government to find out if there was any conspiracy behind the February jat agitation, examined...

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...

Ashok Lavasa Committee Submits Report

A high-level committee headed by finance secretary Ashok Lavasa submitted its report on allowances to 47 lakh central government employees. The Ashok Lavasa committee was...

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...

Harsh Malhotra Committee Submits Report

In the context of the complaints received from various sections of the societies against the Bharat Scouts and Guides and Hindustan Scouts and Guides,...

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...

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 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...

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...

Report of Committee on Digital Payments

The Committee on Digital Payments constituted by the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs under the Chairmanship of Shri. Ratan P. Watal, Principal...

Indian Task Force on Shell Companies

A ‘Task Force on Shell Companies’ under the Joint Chairmanship of Revenue Secretary and Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs was constituted in February, 2017...