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Arun Jailtey signals rethink on FRDI Bill, says govt committed to protecting rights of depositors

Arun Jailtey signals rethink on FRDI Bill, says govt committed to protecting rights of depositors

The bill seeks to deal with insolvency of financial service providers.

Dec 07, 2017, 12:08 PM IST

BRICS lawmakers eye closer parliamentary cooperation

Senior lawmakers of BRICS countries, namely Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, have agreed to strengthen parliamentary cooperation among them.

Oct 15, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
Companies amendment Bill goes to Standing Committee

Companies amendment Bill goes to Standing Committee

 The Bill seeking to make further amendments to the Companies Act has been referred to the Parliamentary Standing Committee, which is expected to prepare its report within three months.

Apr 15, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

DNA: Delhi Municipal Corporation bans paid parking at over 70 malls, hospitals

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Nov 05, 2015, 22:59 PM IST

Construction work sanctioned outside the range of eco-sensitive zone

Buyers of 25000 flats in Noida breathe a sigh of relief as government sanctions construction work outside the range of eco-sensitive zone.

Aug 18, 2015, 20:33 PM IST
Capital infusion cannot be an endless ritual: House Panel

Capital infusion cannot be an endless ritual: House Panel

Pulling up public sector banks, the Standing Committee on Finance on Friday said they should generate funds internally for their recapitalisation instead of depending on budgetary support as it cannot be an "endless ritual".

Jul 31, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

Congress wants Land Bill to be referred to Standing Committee

Opposing tooth and nail the land acquisition bill to replace the new ordinance, Congress on Monday gave clear indications that it expects the government to send it to the Standing Committee of Parliament.

Apr 20, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

Lok Sabha refers bill to amend Lokpal Act to Standing Committee

Lok Sabha on Monday referred to Parliament's Standing Commmittee a bill seeking to amend Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act to include leader of the largest opposition party in the House in a panel to select chairperson and members of the anti-corruption body.

Dec 22, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

Upadhyay resigns as SDMC Standing Committee chairman

BJP's Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay on Thursday resigned as the chairman of the Standing Committee of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) to "focus on party responsibilities".

Sep 18, 2014, 18:08 PM IST

SC/ST Amendment Bill sent to Standing Committee amid protest

A bill which makes wilful neglect of duties by public servants in issues relating to atrocities against the SC and ST a punishable offence was referred to the Standing Committee by Lok Sabha amid protests and objections from Congress.

Jul 17, 2014, 16:22 PM IST

Govt may promulgate Sebi ordinance for 3rd time

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said the government may promulgate the ordinance giving greater powers to Sebi for the third time if the Standing Committee scrutinising the Bill to replace it does not submit the report in the current Session of Parliament.

Dec 14, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

Standing Committee report on coal blocks allocation tabled in Parliament

Parliamentary Standing Committee report on coal blocks allocation was tabled in the Parliament on Tuesday afternoon.

Apr 23, 2013, 12:26 PM IST

Investigate all coal block allocations since 1993: Panel

Calling coal mine allocations done in 1993 to 2010 as "unauthorised and illegal", a Parliamentary panel on Tuesday suggested scrapping of mines that have not started production.

Apr 23, 2013, 09:16 AM IST

SDMC makes CCTV mandatory in shops with over 250 sq feet area

House of South Delhi Municipal Corporation decided that all commercial establishments with area more than 250 sq feet will to install CCTV cameras.

Mar 25, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

Land acquisition Bill: Govt convenes all-party meet on March 7

The government has convened an all party meeting on March 7 to iron out differences on issues relating to the ambitious land acquisition bill.

Mar 02, 2013, 10:08 AM IST

Passage of Lokpal Bill delayed further

The much-awaited Lokpal Bill is in for further delay with the term of a Parliamentary committee examining it being extended.

Aug 31, 2012, 14:08 PM IST

Amend IT Act to achieve e-delivery of services: Panel

The Standing Committee on Information and Technology has recommended that the government should reconsider introduction of a separate legislation for electronic delivery of public services, saying that the purpose can be met by amending the IT Act, 2000.

Aug 30, 2012, 20:21 PM IST

Pranab hopes to get Standing Committee report on GST soon

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday expressed the hope that the Standing Committee on Finance will soon give its report on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.

May 22, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Govt clears Banking Bill, retains voting right at 10%

The Union Cabinet on Thursday decided to retain the voting rights in the private sector banks at 10 percent and felt it could be raised progressively to 26 percent as suggested by the Standing Committee.

Apr 26, 2012, 21:17 PM IST

Standing Committee has `betrayed` nation: Bhushan

Team Anna member Shanti Bhushan
on Sunday launched a frontal attack on the Parliamentary Standing
Committee that went into the Lokpal Bill.

Dec 11, 2011, 14:45 PM IST