Parliamentary Standing Committee

Cong flays cutting of 1.5 lakh jobs in Indian Army

Cong flays cutting of 1.5 lakh jobs in Indian Army

 New Delhi : Amid reports that the Army may cut 1.5 lakh jobs, the Congress on Wednesday came down heavily on Prime Minister Narendra Mod...Read More

RBI holds mirror to government on demonetisation

RBI holds mirror to government on demonetisation

Against all available evidence, the government continues to claim that demonetisation has met its objectives ‘quite substantially’. The O...Read More

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BJP MPs stall adoption of contentious draft report on demonetization

New Delhi : BJP MPs of a parliamentary panel, of which former prime minister Manmohan Singh is also a member, have stalled the adoption o...Read More

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Govt open to giving more powers to RBI: Goyal

New Delhi : Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said the government is open to giving more powers to RBI to deal more effectively wi...Read More

RBI not powerful enough to regulate PSBs, says Urjit

RBI not powerful enough to regulate PSBs, says Urjit

Governor’s face off with Parliamentary Panel.

RBI Governor Urjit Patel appears before parliamentary panel; assures steps to strengthen banking system   

RBI Governor Urjit Patel appears before parliamentary panel; assures steps to strengthen banking system   

New Delhi: RBI Governor Urjit Patel today faced tough questions from a parliamentary panel on bad loans, bank frauds, cash crunch and oth...Read More

Lenders told to prepare road map to fix NPA woes

Lenders told to prepare road map to fix NPA woes

Parliament panel enquires about ‘nepotism’ in ICICI Bank-Videocon deal

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Bankers to brief parliament panel on bad loans, frauds today

New Delhi : Top officials of both public and private banks will on Monday brief a parliamentary panel on the issue of mounting non-perfor...Read More

Make FB commit it won’t influence polls: House panel to government

Make FB commit it won’t influence polls: House panel to government

New Delhi : A parliamentary panel on Thursday directed IT ministry officials to get a “written commitment” from Facebook and other social...Read More

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IMA rejects suggestions on NMC bill, calls strike from April 2

New Delhi : Rejecting the recommendations of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the National Medical Commission bill, the Indian Med...Read More

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Bankers’ union slams governor’s comments

Mumbai : All India Bank Officers’ Confederation (AIBOC) opposed the statement of RBI governor Urjit Patel that the regulator’s power over...Read More

‘Inadequate fund allocation’ in budget makes Army unhappy

‘Inadequate fund allocation’ in budget makes Army unhappy

New Delhi : The Army has said it was reeling under severe fund crunch and struggling to even make emergency procurements when there was a...Read More

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Status quo in Doklam, Bhutan firmly with India, government tells Parliamentary committee

The Indian and Chinese troops were locked in a standoff for two-and-a-half months in Doklam in the Sikkim sector starting June 16 last year.

Panel pulls up Rlys for free passes in luxury trains

Panel pulls up Rlys for free passes in luxury trains

New Delhi : A Parliamentary Standing Committee has pulled up the Railways for giving “freeloaders” complimentary tickets to travel on lux...Read More

IMA calls off stir after NMC Bill sent to parliamentary standing committee

IMA calls off stir after NMC Bill sent to parliamentary standing committee

New Delhi : The 12-hour nation-wide stir called by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) to protest a proposed legislation seeking to repl...Read More

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Note ban made dealing in black money difficult: FM

New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said demonetisation may not have completely eliminated black money, but dealing in...Read More

Air India’s ‘current biz’ not sustainable’, says govt

Air India’s ‘current biz’ not sustainable’, says govt

New Delhi : Air India’s current business is ‘not sustainable’ as it is neither able to generate enough cash flow nor start repaying even ...Read More

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Par panel asks govt for details on AI disinvesment decision

New Delhi : A Parliamentary panel has sought details from the government on giving in-principal approval to its divest stake in Air India...Read More

RBI governor to appear before parl panel in July

RBI governor to appear before parl panel in July

New Delhi : RBI governor Urjit Patel will on July 6 appear before a parliamentary panel which has called him for the fourth time to discu...Read More

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Banks not yet prepared for GST rollout: IBA to Parliament panel

New Delhi : With less than a month left for the rollout of the GST, the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has informed a Parliamentary pane...Read More

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