Parliamentary panel

Ask Facebook to pledge not to allow meddling in our elections, Parliament panel demands

Ask Facebook to pledge not to allow meddling in our elections, Parliament panel demands

The parliamentary standing committee has asked the government to get an assurance from Facebook that it would not misuse the users' data to influence polls in India.

Apr 20, 2018, 00:01 AM IST
Parliamentary panel calls RBI governor Urjit Patel to answer queries on bank scams

Parliamentary panel calls RBI governor Urjit Patel to answer queries on bank scams

The Standing Committee on Finance, headed by veteran Congress leader M Veerappa Moily, raised several queries related to the banking sector with Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar.

Apr 17, 2018, 15:01 PM IST
NMC bill: IMA calls for indefinite strike from April 2, rejects Parliamentary panel's suggestions

NMC bill: IMA calls for indefinite strike from April 2, rejects Parliamentary panel's suggestions

More than 25,000 doctors on Sunday held ‘mahapanchayat’ at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Delhi and opposed the parliament panel’s recommendations and the NMC bill.

Mar 25, 2018, 20:48 PM IST
Parliamentary panel seeks report from FinMin over PNB fraud

Parliamentary panel seeks report from FinMin over PNB fraud

The state lender has suspended 10 officers and referred the matter to CBI for investigation.

Feb 15, 2018, 20:30 PM IST
India should have law on data privacy: Parliamentary panel

India should have law on data privacy: Parliamentary panel

A Parliamentary committee has suggested that the government should expeditiously bring in a legislation on data privacy.

Jan 04, 2018, 00:43 AM IST
Take urgent remedial steps to contain NPAs: Parl panel to govt

Take urgent remedial steps to contain NPAs: Parl panel to govt

The Committee on Petition in its reports said that it is constrained to note that even after having a 'vigilance mechanism' in vogue in the banking system, there are incidences of fraud relating to non-performing assets (NPAs).

Dec 25, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Padmavati row: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to meet Parliamentary Panel

Padmavati row: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi to meet Parliamentary Panel

 Sanjay Leela Bhansali and CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi are expected to meet members of the Parliamentary Panel today over controversial film Padmavati.

Nov 30, 2017, 11:14 AM IST
Parl panel quizzes FinMin officials on note ban impact

Parl panel quizzes FinMin officials on note ban impact

Members expressed concerns over demonetisation's impact on 'Brand India' as the country has now ceased to be the world's fastest growing major economy.

Nov 09, 2017, 17:12 PM IST
Finance Ministry sends black money reports to Parliamentary panel

Finance Ministry sends black money reports to Parliamentary panel

The Finance Ministry has sent three study reports on the quantum of black money held by Indians inside the country and abroad to a Parliamentary panel, more than three years after they were submitted to the government.

Sep 04, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Parliamentary panel for Army-like performance appraisal system for babus

Parliamentary panel for Army-like performance appraisal system for babus

The committee noted the concerns raised by various stakeholders that the empanelment under the Central Staffing Scheme is not providing a level playing field to all participating services, especially the non-IAS services.

Aug 09, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
RBI to lease currency verification systems to weed out fakes

RBI to lease currency verification systems to weed out fakes

As per the tender document, the currency notes of all denominations received at regional office of the RBI would have to be processed at a minimum speed of 30 notes per second.

Jul 23, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
China unusually aggressive in its stand on Dokalam: Foreign Secretary tells Parliamentary panel

China unusually aggressive in its stand on Dokalam: Foreign Secretary tells Parliamentary panel

Chinese and Indian soldiers have been locked in a face- off for over a month.

Jul 18, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

Parliamentary panel to submit demonetisation report in Monsoon Session

The Parliamentary panel on finance will present its report on demonetisation in the upcoming Monsoon Session and RBI Governor will not be called again on the note ban issue, the committee's chairman M Veerappa Moily said on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2017, 20:18 PM IST
RBI Governor Urjit Patel to appear before Parl panel on July 6

RBI Governor Urjit Patel to appear before Parl panel on July 6

RBI governor Urjit Patel will on July 6 appear before a parliamentary panel which has called him for the fourth time to discuss the demonetisation move.

 

Jun 09, 2017, 16:34 PM IST

Parliamentary panel summons EC officials over electoral reforms

A parliamentary committee has summoned senior officials of the Election Commission to discuss electoral reforms and the the issue of EVMs' reliability may also be taken up, said informed sources on Wednesday.

May 18, 2017, 00:45 AM IST
Parliamentary panel calls Urjit Patel again on note ban issue

Parliamentary panel calls Urjit Patel again on note ban issue

RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been asked by a parliamentary panel to appear before it again on May 25 over demonetisation issue after former prime minister Manmohan Singh prevailed over BJP MPs in the panel to call him.

Apr 20, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
P Chidambaram should step down from Parliamentary panel: Subramanian Swamy

P Chidambaram should step down from Parliamentary panel: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday demanded that senior Congress leader P Chidambaram should be relieved as Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs as he was being "investigated" by the CBI.

Apr 11, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Parliamentary panel wants banks to devise mechanism to detect NPAs early

Parliamentary panel wants banks to devise mechanism to detect NPAs early

Concerned over high level of bad loans in the banking system, a parliamentary panel has asked PSU banks to devise a mechanism to detect stressed assets early so that urgent corrective steps can be taken.

Apr 04, 2017, 16:00 PM IST
Demonetisation: Parliamentary panel to summon Urjit Patel again on April 20

Demonetisation: Parliamentary panel to summon Urjit Patel again on April 20

A Parliamentary panel has decided to summon Reserve Bank Governor Urjit Patel again to explain how much of the junked currency has been deposited in banks post note ban and the progress made in remonetisation.

Mar 23, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
Parliamentary Panel asks Finmin to work out turnaround plan for IDBI

Parliamentary Panel asks Finmin to work out turnaround plan for IDBI

A Parliamentary Panel has asked the Finance Ministry to work out a 'transformational plan' for IDBI Bank, which is facing mounting bad loans, in such a manner that it does not surpass the 'point of recoverability'.

Mar 20, 2017, 17:24 PM IST