Shunglu panel report: Congress demands Arvind Kejriwal to quit, seeks Centre to launch CBI probe against AAP

Latching onto findings of Shunglu committee, the Congress asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to step down from his post immediately and demanded the Centre initiate a CBI probe into the panel's report.

Apr 06, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
 Fear of CBI bizzare; apply wisdom in funding NPA: Panel to banks

Fear of CBI bizzare; apply wisdom in funding NPA: Panel to banks

Finding banks working under the fear of CBI and CVC as "bizzare", a Parliamentary panel has asked lenders to take decision on financing of stressed assets as per their "own wisdom" and on the basis of the project's viability.

Aug 15, 2016, 11:37 AM IST
Parliament panel set to recommend Vijay Mallya's expulsion from Rajya Sabha

Parliament panel set to recommend Vijay Mallya's expulsion from Rajya Sabha

The Ethics Committee of Parliament is set to recommend the expulsion of Independent MP and liquor baron Vijay Mallya even after his tendering resignation from the membership of the Upper House yesterday.

May 03, 2016, 21:16 PM IST
Govt upholds core principles of Net Neutrality in India

Govt upholds core principles of Net Neutrality in India

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Thursday upheld the core principles of Net Neutrality in India. 

Jul 16, 2015, 13:34 PM IST

Regulate Internet calls, disallow app: DoT

A government panel on Net neutrality has proposed to regulate domestic calls made using Internet-based calling applications such as Skype, Whatsapp and Viber at par with phone call services offered by telecom operators.

Jul 16, 2015, 13:03 PM IST

US panel asks Clinton to testify by May 1 on emails

A US congressional panel investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks called for Hillary Clinton on Tuesday to testify by May 1, following a scandal involving her use of private emails while secretary o

Apr 01, 2015, 01:15 AM IST

Rajasthan to set up panel to search for missing tigers

Rajasthan will set up a monitoring committee to search for missing tigers in the Ranthambore tiger reserve, a minister said on Tuesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

Telangana constitutes panel for Muslim reservation

The Telangana government on Tuesday constituted a commission to study the socio-economic and educational status of Muslims in the state and recommend increase in the quantum of reservation for the community.

Mar 04, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

SC sets up panel to verify figures on child sex ratio

Expressing its misgivings about the authenticity of the figures of the child sex ratio given to it by various state governments, the Supreme Court Tuesday set up a committee to verify the record on the basis of which these figures were arrived at.

Nov 26, 2014, 00:53 AM IST

Govt tweaks selection norms for CCI chairman, members

In a move to ensure more transparency, the selection panel for appointment of Competition Commission chairman and members would now have to provide short-listed names "in order of merit".

Nov 04, 2014, 18:18 PM IST

Is Kathy Griffin to take over for Joan Rivers on 'Fashion Police'?


Washington: Kathy Griffin may replace Joan Rivers on ' Fashion Police' as the comedienne is reportedly amongst the shortlist of names being considered for the show.

Sep 25, 2014, 16:21 PM IST

Government sets up panel to review environment laws

Government on Tuesday constituted a high-level committee to review various environment laws in order to bring them in line with "current requirements".

Sep 02, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

UN probe panel on Lanka yet to seek entry into the country

The three-member panel appointed by the UN Human Rights Council to probe alleged human rights abuses in Sri Lanka is yet to seek entry into the country.

Jun 29, 2014, 15:54 PM IST

Panel formed to investigate Karachi Airport attacks

The police have constituted an inquiry committee to investigate the terror attacks at the Karachi International Airport, media reported Thursday.

Jun 12, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Attempts made to procure IPL probe audio recordings: Subramaniam

In what could become yet another embarrassment for the Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI), senior advocate Gopal Subramaniam claimed that attempts were made to procure the audio recordings of the depositions made to the Justice Mukul Mudgal panel.

Apr 23, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Panel set up to probe sexual harassment complaints in courts

A committee has been set up to look into complaints of sexual harassment at the workplace in Allahabad High Court, its bench in Lucknow and district courts across the state.

Dec 22, 2013, 16:29 PM IST

Snoopgate: Panel to find out if conspiracy in release of tapes

Gujarat government Tuesday formally issued a notification constituting an inquiry commission into the alleged snooping scandal.

Nov 26, 2013, 23:20 PM IST

CPI-M to form panel to study tribal health problems

CPI(M) will be forming a panel under public health expert Dr B Ikbal to study the health problems of tribals in the Attappady areas of Palakkad district, in the backdrop recent deaths of several infants due to malnutirion.

May 01, 2013, 17:38 PM IST

PM forms panel to address agitating farmers demands

To address concers of farmers who have been agitating in the capital for two days, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh formed a ministerial panel which will discuss impact of retail FDI and minimum support prices among other things.

Mar 20, 2013, 22:44 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Panel under retd HC judge to probe police `lapses`

A one-member panel is being set up to investigate "lapses" by police in connection with the gang-rape of a 23-year-old student in the national capital.

Dec 25, 2012, 13:07 PM IST