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 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...

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...

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...

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...

Parliamentary Panel on Budgets Merger

With the Cabinet’s approving the merger of Railway Budget with General Budget, the parliamentary panel on finance has decided to ‘examine’ the move along...

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...

Panel Setup on Issues of EXIM Bank

Government has appointed a 10-member panel to look into various issues, including higher capital infusion in Exim Bank. Panel will be headed by the finance...

Coal Ministry Forms Committee

The Ministry of Coal formed a five-member committee to chalk out a policy on the disposal of washery rejects. The panel will be headed by...

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...

Govt Setup Task Force on Innovation

Recognizing India’s potential to reach great heights in innovation, the Commerce & Industry Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman had directed the setting up of a Task...

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 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...

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...

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 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...

Bhupendra Yadav Committee Setup

Due to growing incidents of attack on BJP workers in Kerala, BJP president Amit Shah has constituted a five-member team to visit the state...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Panel on Merger of Rail and General Budget

The government last month constituted a 5-member committee comprising senior officials of the ministries of finance and railways to work out the modalities for...

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...

Dhingra Commission Submits Report

The Justice S.N. Dhingra-led commission, probing the grant of licences for change in land use (CLU) in four villages of Gurgaon submitted its report...

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...

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...

Task Force for Next Olympic Games

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced at the meeting of the Council of Minister’s that Task Force will be set up to prepare...

Abhinav Bindra Heads Rio Shooters Committee

Abhinav Bindra was named Chairman of a five-member review committee to probe the shooters' Rio Games debacle. The mandate of the committee is to "examine...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 Setup on Relief Act 1963

The Legislative Department in the Ministry of Law & Justice has constituted an expert committee to review the Specific Relief Act, 1963. The Specific Relief...

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...

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...